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Danville, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend chose this hostel and I tagged along on her trip so I had to stay here. I wish I just paid for 2 places and went somewhere else. I stayed at this place for less than 12 hours, and that was already too long to be there. It's close by the airport which is why I think she...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here one night and would not stay any longer even if you gave it to me for free. Firstly the place was dead, no one around. A lot of works going on refurbishing the pool. Am not marking down for any of that as we didn't mind. Room was clean and bathroom facilities were good. However we were 'greeted'...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best place to go before and after the trip, don't stick there! The staff was helpful and they give us good informations. Trust theme!!!!!!! And go see Alberto the best cook in San Josee! The view are amazing in the city! Be careful is chilly at night!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

The bar area is not laid out very well nor is it stocked very well. The rooms have paper thin walls and feel very grotty. There's no atmosphere and the staff seem quite uninterested in the whole place. Also, the pool barely gets sun and it's very dirty. There's much nicer places in San Jose in nicer neighbourhoods for the...

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

It's the off season so low atmosphere is to be expected. Just wanted to give you all a heads up the pool is under renos and not open. Rooms are clean and front desk helpful. Area of town is a bit sketch but their security is fine. Food like most of CR is expensive but not the worst tasting id...

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San Diego
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

It's very dark inside and lacking ambiance but it does the job. The bathrooms weren't maintained very well and it was a bit noisy to be near the bathroom, but my dorm was basic and fine. The 24 hour security is excellent and so is the location which is walking distance from Terminal 7-10. I would stay here again as...

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Thank IHeartSD
Reviewed 17 January 2017

It could be a really nice hostel. It's safe, close to everything, there is a pool, a restaurant, a bar, a rooftop. But in fact the bar is close, the rooftop isn't that nice and there is no animation/activity/pub crawl, pool is freezing, pool table are in demolition, staff at the restaurant doesn't smile, are slow and food is a...

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Idaho falls
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This place has a nice outdoor hangout area, comfortable couches, comfortable beds and a convenient airport shuttle. Showers were nice. We met some cool people to chat with for a little while. There is a little bit of a hipster vibe going on, and slightly strange décor. That being said, it was extremely loud at night. The bar had music...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

First off, the neighborhood doesn't help with this review as it's supposedly dangerous at night and very uninviting in general. The hostel has a very small painted sign and a 24/7 doorman which feels secure (almost feels like a prison). The place is very noisy, id recommend asking for a floor not on the first floor but away from the...

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Mablethorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here at the end of a g adventures tour. Nice enough place, awesome free cocktail. Pool was cold and the rooms were nice but perhaps a little basic. It would have been nice to have some lockers of some kind in the room. Staff were very helpful, especially Maria and Alberto. even as I passed back through a few...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hostel Pangea

Address: Barrio Amon Ave 7 st. 3-3 bis, San Jose, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $20 - $48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Pangea 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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“ask for an upper floor room as the bottom ones are too musty”
 of 5 bubbles only_bambini45, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Use very dark glasses to find a good room here!”
 of 5 bubbles J7994YMmartinh, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The front door looks like another thing, so you could pass it without notice. Check on the number.”
 of 5 bubbles dahijo, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room 44 had bed bugs.”
 of 5 bubbles AGCOtt8, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Don't go here. Bed bugs alert!”
 of 5 bubbles CBallach, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
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