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    Hostel Casa Colon

    Paseo Colon, Calle 24 Norte | Contiguo a Torre Mercedes, San Jose 1255-1200, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

    Backpackers: usually stay in cheap double rooms or dorm rooms. This place was awesome! Only stayed for one night when passing through. Great location walk straight down the main road outside to get to the centre with bars, restaurants and shops. Supermarket few doors down...More

    1  Thank Hayley H
    Response from HostelCasaColon, Front Office Manager at Hostel Casa ColonResponded 8 February 2017

    We really appreciate for recommending us with other guest, we try to provide the best service. The breakfast service is from 6:00am to 9:30 am. However the coffee stays until 11am for anyone wanting to take it for free We close from 9:30 a.m. to...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

    Spent just one night here while bussing through CR. It was a great option location-wise. We got off the bus and walked to the hostel, dropped off our bags, and walked into downtown. We stayed until after dark so we took a cab back, but...More

    Thank Sarah G
    Response from HostelCasaColon, Front Office Manager at Hostel Casa ColonResponded 8 February 2017

    Thanks for your comment, we are located in the capital of San Jose,so the traffic noise is sometimes a little annoying for our guest. Also we try to reward it with a good service and comfort in our rooms. Greetings!

    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    Although a hostel, more representative of a economy hotel. We arrived 1 day early and they were able to accommodate us with a private room. It was a lovely, well equipped room but located in the front adjacent to a busy street. Had to sleep...More

    Thank oxford2017
    Response from HostelCasaColon, Front Office Manager at Hostel Casa ColonResponded 8 February 2017

    Thanks to your comment, other guests give us the confidence to choose us ,during their stay at Casa Colon. Thank you very much for your good comment. Have a nice trip!

    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    I really enjoyed my stay here. I stayed here with a friend in a deluxe 2 bed room. This hostel is about a 10 minute walk to the Mercado and all of the awesome places nearby. We met the owner and you could tell he...More

    Thank Maritza D
    Response from HostelCasaColon, Front Office Manager at Hostel Casa ColonResponded 8 February 2017

    We appreciate your comments, we are improving each of our services. We are pleased that the service in general that we provided you was well Greetings from Hostel Casa Colon!

    Reviewed 26 December 2016

    San José was not a city of my taste. Therefor I finished my trip here just before my morning flight the next day. Case Colon is a very good hostel. It's big, clean and has a nice friendly staff. They also offer an airport shuttle....More

    Thank ptByrkjedal
    Response from HostelCasaColon, Front Office Manager at Hostel Casa ColonResponded 8 February 2017

    Hello! We are pleased that you qualified very well the services offered. We try to improve every day each one of our services. Thank you for your comment!

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    • Restaurant
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • USD 16 - USD 75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Amanda O
    23 February 2017|
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    Response from HostelCasaColon | Property representative |
    Hi! Yes we have a storage room and also in the dorms are lockers. Thanks for contacting us!
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    Teri D
    23 January 2017|
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    Response from HostelCasaColon | Property representative |
    Hi, Yes there is a bridge under construction. We do offer shuttle service, its a flat rate,much lower than $60. If you wish to book, just let us know how many people and the flight arrival. Our email info@hostelcasacoloncom
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    Bnbiloxi
    26 November 2016|
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    Response from Chase M | Reviewed this property |
    Stay in Alajuela, near the airport. The hotels are much nicer. Hostel Casa Colon is a great place right in the middle of the city, but probably not what you are looking for.
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    "Definitely choose a room in the back away from the busy road"
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    "Don't get a taxi from ticabus, walk! it is about 300 metres away at most."
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    "Upstairs may get you a quieter sleep :)"
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    "If you are a light sleeper and are in a private room, perhaps ask for a room a bit further from the dorm..."
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