I had to stay a few more days in San Jose for a passport lost, and this hostel was a very good choice. First i booked for a single room, with private bathroom, very clean, with TV cable, but the next time i had to use the shared dorms. It was really cheaper and i had no problem, the other people i shared the room were very nice and always worried for not disturbing. Now they have 3 PCs with internet, but only 2 are OK, as well as WiFi for free, with good signal. They worry a lot for the cleanliness of the dorms, also hot water available. They borrowed me the phone many times for local calls, free. The staff were very helpful and friendly, there was a good vibe in the hostel. Now the low points: The breakfast was always the same, it would be helpful change sometimes. The staff also should put more attention on noisy people, especially when it`s late. It`s very close to the main bus stations, in a safe place. Highly recommended in San Jose.
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- Flying in or out of San Jose? Don't miss the opportunity to see the city!! At Aldea, we are perfectly situated to allow our guests to experience all the best the city has to offer while staying in a hostel of hotel quality. Located just off Paseo Colon, we are within walking distance of the Costa Rican Art Museum, National Museum of Costa Rica, National Theater, and central market, where you can experience the authentic hustle and bustle of locals shopping for food and goods. If you'd rather spend your time outdoors, we are a short 5 blocks from the large La Sabana Metropolitan Park. Here you'll find beautiful mountain views, a small lake, playground, and plenty of open space and walking paths, as well as the National Stadium. You may even get lucky and have the opportunity to watch a futbol game! The accommodations at Aldea match the luxuries of the city, too. Located inside a stunning Victorian mansion, we offer private rooms and dorms where you can relax in style. Each private room features a vaulted ceiling and ceiling fan, full bathroom with hot water, small closet, TV, and free wifi. Dorms include lockers and a shared bath inside the room, and free coffee is available for all guests each morning. For those who want to socialize with travelers from around the world, there is an outdoor kitchen and garden, spacious lobby with plenty of seating, and an attached restaurant and bar. With so much to see and do, you don't want to miss San Jose. So book your stay with us today! ... more less
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