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    In & Basic Hostel Lounge

    200 m South and 75 m west of Spoon, Los Yoses | Fatima's church North side, San Jose 10511, Costa Rica
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    27/8/2017 28/8/2017
    Traveller (5)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Dining (2)
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good27%
    • Average8%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible4%
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    “pancakes” (7 reviews)
    “costa rica” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    Reviews (101)
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    1 - 5 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at this quaint hostel twice during our time in Costa Rica. It's extremely clean, quiet and the owners are super nice. It is their house, so you feel like you are staying with family. I like all of the rules and procedures they...More

    Thank Megan H
    Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

    Lovely owners, big kitchen, lovely breakfast and super clean bathroom! Dorm was a bit small and it would've been great to chill in the lounge with a beer (not just the dinning area) ...would probably boost the atmosphere a bit too. All in all a...More

    Thank SophGregBennie
    Reviewed 25 August 2016

    Paula is the most helpful woman I have met in Central America for the last 6 weeks. Lovely clean rooms, great location and fab breakfast. Very secure. Supermarket is close and there is also a shopping mall nearby.

    1  Thank Popedaisy
    Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 10 April 2017

    Thanks a lot for which nice comments and review. We do try every day in order to improve ourselves! Hope to see you again in Costa Rica. All the best! Paula// owner

    Reviewed 18 June 2016

    the place is Great. the staff is top like attention. first time give me a breakfast of this quality in a Hostel and for that price. when back to costa rica I will be back to the hostel thanks Paul and Erika

    Thank Kaiser I
    Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 19 June 2016

    Thnaks a lot for such a nice words and review! Will be a pleasure to help you and be your home in Costa Rica again and again! XOXO Paura Vida! Paula and Erika!

    Reviewed 9 June 2016

    First of all this is the cleanest and safest hostel that i have been in San Jose! There is 2 nice bathrooms, lounge area thats is amazing with comfy sofas! loved to be there laying over the sofas and listening the birds that arrives to...More

    Thank elviraniderer
    Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 10 June 2016

    Thanks a lot for such nice words and encouragement to me and my staff! We are delighted to serve! Always welcome and Pura Vida! XOXO Paula

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Price range
    • US$ 44 - US$ 45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of San Jose >
    • San Jose Metro >
    • San Jose
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    Traveller (5)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (8)
    Bathroom (1)
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    1.52 km away
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    Hotel Casa Leon
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    1.83 km away
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    Questions & Answers
    6 April 2015|
    Response from Alejandro C |
    Hi! you can send them an email to reservations @ inandbasic . com the owner's name is Paula and she will be very pleased to help you out. The shuttle to the hostal is really safe, the driver speak fair english (and spanish... More
    Room Tips
    "talk with paula or erika"
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    "i satyed in Pop and Classic, very good dorms!"
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    "All rooms were good. The one I stayed in up the first flight of stairs on the right had its own bathroom..."
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    "Try and get one of the rooms upstairs. The one with the shelves"
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