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    Aldea San Jose

    Avenida 2 | Calle 28 100m south Pizza Hut Paseo Colon, in front of the Garbo Room, San Jose 10101, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent48%
    • Very good28%
    • Average13%
    • Poor8%
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    “outdoor kitchen” (10 reviews)
    “tica bus” (11 reviews)
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    Reviewed 8 April 2016

    I stayed in Aldea Hostel while attending a conference at a hotel down the road, so I didn't spend much time in the hostel outside of sleeping hours. It was extremely affordable (I stayed for five nights for around $200 USD) and relatively clean. I...More

    Thank Julia L
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, Public Relations Manager at Aldea San JoseResponded 11 April 2016

    Thank you for your review and we are happy you enjoyed your stay with us! We certainly are proud of the fact that we can offer our guests a central location downtown that is easily accessible to many museums, parks, and services for a very...More

    Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

    This was a great stopover where we could park the car, use the kitchen (though it's sparce), enjoy a hot shower and a clean bed yet be close to the city. Not glamorous but value for money. We didn't use the tours but there appears...More

    Thank NancAnth
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Aldea San JoseResponded 11 April 2016

    We are glad you chose us for your pit stop in San Jose, and that you enjoyed your stay! We love that we can give travellers various great amenities for a budget price in a beautiful mansion setting. We recently expanded our hot water schedule...More

    Reviewed 25 March 2016

    I realy like mi trip to Costa Rica and Aldea hostel is so nice 'it's clean , cheap price and near of ererything. go back there anytime.Down town San Jose is a good place to start or finish your trip in Costa Rica.More

    Thank Marc-Ezeckiel V
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, Guest Relations Manager at Aldea San JoseResponded 11 April 2016

    Thanks your review and we´re so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us! We´re always happy when our guests had a lovely experience with us, and notice our efforts to keep our hostel clean, affordable, and inviting. It´s in a great convenient and safe location...More

    Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

    This was a very convenient and friendly place to stay. The location was perfect for us as it's near the bus station and right in the heart of town. The staff are friendly and the facilities are adequate and it's good value for money.More

    Thank Anth179
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Aldea San JoseResponded 24 March 2016

    Hi Anth179, Firstly, thank you very much for your wonderful comments! There is nothing more satisfying than reading about a pleased guest! We enjoyed having you here at Aldea and hope to see you again in the future! Customer service is a priority here and...More

    Reviewed 19 March 2016

    We arrived in around 2am from a bus from Tamarindo. Not many places were open. We checked in 5 minutes before arriving at the hostel. 24hour service, friendly staff. Private room was very nice and the shared space including the outside area was a real...More

    Thank lorosee
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Aldea San JoseResponded 24 March 2016

    Hi Lorosee, Thank you for taking the time to review us and tell us about your wonderful experience at Aldea. We are very proud of our location here in San Jose, and glad to hear that you enjoyed the convenience too! Our hostel is located...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
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    • US$ 22 - US$ 73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    Nadir N
    19 April 2017|
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    Response from har s | Property representative |
    hi, we have the airport shuttle service from San Jose to the airport only. It costs 25$ up to 4 pax. Normally, you can take the official airport which are orange color. They charge between 25$ and 30$ no more. Thank you... More
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    Response from Steven B | Reviewed this property |
    The best way to get to the hostel from the airport is Taxi, its about a 20 minute ride & you should not pay more than 30 dollars for the cab.- If they ask for more, start negotiations. The busses don't pick up from the... More
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    "The bottom rooms are a little quieter but the whole place is OK"
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    "If you need a dorm, ask for 201, if a private room ask for 108 or 107, those are really quiet."
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    "I think we were in room 107.. In the back ..,away from the street ..good room!"
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    "Great for transfers to Nicargua, due to closely situated near TICA busses"
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