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Alajuela Backpackers Boutique Hostel

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  • Excellent9%
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  • Average31%
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Rooftop Bar
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 9 June 2015

The hostel was conveniently located close by the airport and volcano if one wants to explore the city outskirts. Hostel was clean and the staff were very very friendly. It's also walking distance from restaurants and bars. The in-house bar and restaurant served good food...More

1  Thank Nas S
Reviewed 27 May 2015 via mobile

Alajuela Backpacker Hostel is a great place to stay when you need to get to or from the airport. There is not much to do in the surrounding town so I think 1 night is about max at this place. It was clean and had...More

Thank Wade B
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Visiting from the states for the first time I did not know what to expect from the backpackers hostel, but I have to say I am impressed with the service and cleanliness of the place. I was unable to reserve through the online website because...More

Thank paolabear15
Reviewed 12 May 2015 via mobile

As we were due to land into San Jose at around 20:00, we decided to book one night in Alajuela near to the airport. The gap year company that I work for uses the dorm rooms at this hostel for the first night of the...More

1  Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

Arriving at the hostel and checking in was all fine, the room was $19 which was kind of expensive as there are no kitchen facilities or anything, but the room is clean. Included in that is a transfer to the airport which is brilliant! My...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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USD 24 - USD 54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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USD 24 - USD 54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from J-canada2 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there, they just asked what time we needed a ride, and had someone pick up the 2 of us even though it was at like 4:30 am.
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"Splurge on the private room, you won't be sorry"
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