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Reviewed 12 June 2015

Not the greatest area of San Jose unless you are heading to the bus station to go to Panama. It was my case and that´s why I picked this hostel. 8 minutes walk away. Older house with high ceilings, very nice. My dorm had a lot of space and was comfortable. I was only there for a bit more than... More 

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Reviewed 18 May 2015 via mobile

I stayed here two nights. The staff and owner were super nice. I would've left after the first night when I woke up with a ton of bed bug bites, but I had booked a shuttle to pick me up the next morning from the hostel and couldn't change my reservation. Judging by the other reviews over the past six... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Despite only a quick visit hostel 1110 had all I needed. It is very quaint, clean and has a great kitchen and common areas. It's location is prime and is an ideal hub for exploring the city. It is also close to the main bus terminals. Very mellow and affordable.

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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 21 December 2014

This place is cheap, central and the staff are friendly. But that's about all it has going. We had no hot water, it was loud (we had trouble sleeping) and it was seriously lacking any any kind of atmosphere. If you're on a budget, it's a great choice. If you can afford $3 a day more, then go somewhere else.

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Reviewed 14 December 2014

I do not recommend staying here. When we first arrived the place looked ok and the staff was nice. However, after spending sometime on the bed watching tv, we noticed bugs crawling on our stuff. They turned out to be bedbugs:( We took of the sheets and looked at the mattress and it was full of stains from the bugs... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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Reviewed 15 May 2014 via mobile

I wanted to stay at the hostel 1110 because it's cheap and was close to the bus terminal in San Jose. The people there are amazing! The wifi works well and the rooms and common spaces looked nice. However, when we went to sleep, we found out there were bedbugs in all the beds. We don't mind bugs, cockroaches and... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 17 April 2014

We arrived in this hostel early january and only stayed for a few hours. At first the room looked very nice, but after a few hours the smell of the sewage was getting really bad. We still stayed there but when the hundreds of bedbugs conquered our bed we escaped in the same night. Do yourself a favor and don't... More 

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Reviewed 12 April 2014

My friend called them a day previous to my arrival at San Jose to book me a room. They told her that its was all settled and that i could get there at any time. When i got there, it was a completely story. It was all closed and no light was on. Afortunately, it didnt take me much to... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 24 December 2013 via mobile

We reserved a room through Hostel Bookers and made the mistake of paying for 2 nights before we saw the room. As soon as we did enter (room number 5), we were greeted with a stench of sewage. We requested to change rooms, only to be told by the girl on reception that all the rooms smelt like that. She... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 15 December 2013

I chose this place as it got so many great reviews. I'm amazed at how this was possible! The staff were friendly and very helpful. I needed to go to the shop late at night and they walked me there and were really nice. However, 1) before I arrived, I rang them and ordered a taxi to pick me up... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
If you are a looking for a beautiful hostel, at a great price, in a safe area and in a wonderful environment during your San Jose visit, look no further and do not hesitate to contact us.This recently renovated colonial style house, once home to a Costa Rican ex-president, is ideally located on the downtown from where you may take a bus, or train, and easily access any part of the country you may wish to visit. Once here you will find yourself at only a ten minute walk or a 5 minutes cab ride from the most historic and culturally rich parts of town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel 1110

Address: Avenida 14 calle 11, San Jose, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: ₹ 752 - ₹ 1,983 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel 1110 2*
Number of rooms: 17
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“every room is good.”
 of 5 bubbles BrittB153, 24 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Don't take the room facing the street. We didn't sleep a wink.”
 of 5 bubbles LinSmtih, 21 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the main building, and preferably one that is not facing the street.”
 of 5 bubbles MarteMy, 7 Mar 2012 | Read review
“try not to stay in the buidling accross the street from the hostel. It has a very dirt bathroom and you have to go across the street for anything.”
 of 5 bubbles erikaavellaneda, 21 Nov 2011 | Read review
“Don't bother unless u want to be ripped off and disappointed”
 of 5 bubbles ShirinK, 21 Aug 2011 | Read review
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