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    Costa Rica Backpackers

    Avenida 6, Calle 21/25 | De la iglesia Sagrado Corazon, 100 metros norte, 50 oeste., San Jose, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent17%
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    “swimming pool” (14 reviews)
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    Reviewed 28 April 2015 via mobile

    Was ok , not the best hostal that a stayed in but definitely have to say that I had a great time , great backpackers experience, the room was clean , the staff helpful at all time , kitchen was ok . can't complain ,...More

    Thank Isaac G
    Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

    Rooms are like the bowel of a ship no ventilation and only window is to the corridor, it has a nice chill out Zone with a pool and a bar which is good. I wouldn't stay here again as it is dangerous and even the...More

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    Response from CRBackpackers, Manager at Costa Rica BackpackersResponded 28 April 2015

    Our rooms are big and comfortable. We have rooms with garden and pool view. Dangerous?? We are one block away from the National Police Building and two blocks away from the Supreme Court of Costa Rica. Dangerous? Seriously?! All houses in Costa Rica have gates,...More

    Reviewed 14 April 2015

    Even after claiming several times for hot water at the reception, the hot water never came. A lot of traffic noise during the week (OK during weekends). Railway nearby, sounds like a train is going to rush through your room in the early morning. The...More

    Thank jan c
    Response from CRBackpackers, Manager at Costa Rica BackpackersResponded 28 April 2015

    All of our showers work perfectly, we have someone to takes care of them every day. Our rooms are clean and comfortable. The train passes by 4 times a day only.

    Reviewed 10 April 2015

    It's a decent hostel. Pretty close to the local markets and in a safe area. Has a bar and a restaurant along with a cool chilling area with a big pool. The wifi is pretty spotty. Free coffee in the mornings. Has a big tv...More

    Thank Jakem330
    Response from CRBackpackers, Front Office Manager at Costa Rica BackpackersResponded 28 April 2015

    Thank you so much for you review! We have beautiful rooms with garden views and also another area with cozy, silent rooms. The ones "underground" as you call them are the ones people prefer because are more private and silent

    Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

    Had a private room and it was basic but clean and tidy. There are shared bathrooms which were also pretty clean and price is what you get really. Also have a restaurant and pool on site which is handy and an airport shuttle! Staff were...More

    Thank bridgetmcc
    Response from CRBackpackers, Manager at Costa Rica BackpackersResponded 28 April 2015

    Thank you so much for taking time to review our hostel! We are very glad you enjoyed your stay! Hope you had a great time in Costa Rica.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$ 14 - US$ 38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 4
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    • Costa Rica Backpackers Hotel San Jose
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    Hollie K
    8 March 2015|
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    Response from Costa Rica B | Property representative |
    Hi! We have airport shuttle from the airport for $24, the cheapest in town! There is also a public bus you can take right on the sidewalk (outside the airport) The bus has this sign: T.U.A.S.A / Alajuela - San José. They... More
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