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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in Costa Rica Backpackers Hostel when I first landed in San Jose, Costa Rica. Really enjoyed my time here. Comfy hostel in a central location. Hostel has a nice pool with hammocks surrounding. Met many other cool travellers during my stay at this Hostel....More

Thank JoshOTravels
Response from Costa Rica B, Gerente at Costa Rica BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review, we are more than happy to know about your good experience!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here when I landed in Costa Rica and also when I left. It's a great place, very social and nice ambiance, and also at an agreeable price. I took a taxi early in the morning to the airport, very easy staying here.

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Response from Costa Rica B, Manager at Costa Rica BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

We are very happy to know about your good experience, thanks for your review!

Reviewed 20 April 2018

Really well done to create a conducive environment to relax and/or meet other people. The bed (with USB, lamp, electrical socket and miniature fan) and locker design really does look productized for scale-ability. Well done! Had the bad luck sharing room with some dude talking...More

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Response from Costa Rica B, Gerente at Costa Rica BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review, we are very happy to know about your good experience !!

Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

A lovely place in a dirty city. Because the garden and swimmingpool you dont have the feeling that you stay in a crowdy city. Hostel is 15min. Walking from the shoppingstreet that is super! But dont expect that it will be quiet... because San José...More

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Response from Costa Rica B, Gerente at Costa Rica BackpackersResponded 9 April 2018

Thanks for tour review, we are totally agree with your, this is a small paradise in the center of a crowdy city.

Reviewed 28 March 2018

I had a nice time there, it was my second trip to San Jose just before leaving the country, my last day at the COSTA RICA BACKPACKERS was excellent, sunbathing in the garden while listening to cool tunes, good vibes thered, it was pleasant having...More

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Response from Costa Rica B, Gerente at Costa Rica BackpackersResponded 30 March 2018

Thanks for your review, we are more than happy to know about your good experience! Greetings

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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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"quieter rooms are at the back of the property"
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