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Most people come to a Hostel to do 2 things which are SOCIALIZE and SLEEP! For that reason we have the LARGEST hostel in San Juan with the MOST Public social space to mingle and meet fellow travelers! And for your Comfort and Sleep we Have Memory foam Beds and A/C in Every room! We are the Closest Hostel to Condado, which is the most popular Beach/surfing/swimming area in all of San Juan! We are also the closest hostel to Miramar which has Eateries and a movie theater. For your Beverage convenience we are located within 50 Meters of a Beer and Liquor Store! And for your transportation convenience we are across the street from A Taxi Station! We have 3 SEPERATE outside social areas to meet fellow travelers! Your stay includes: FREE Hostel Breakfast! FREE linens & towels FREE Wi-Fi in all of the rooms FREE usage of our Security Lockers FREE Board games FREE Memory foam beds (only hostel in San Juan that offers quality Bedding!) FREE 24 hr Local Calls FREE Coffee and Tea FREE Luggage storage FREE Air Conditioning in ALL bedrooms! When choosing your Hostel be careful to choose a hostel Located in a central Location! Not one that is located near one attraction that can be covered in one day! Which makes traveling to the other more 'island' type Activities such as Beach activities somewhat difficult. We are centrally located to beautiful beaches, supermarkets , restaurants but away from noisy touristy places so you can sleep Peacefully! Your Comfort is our # 1 Goal and our entire hostel is designed around this concept which most hostels around the world drastically lack! We are the only Hostel in Puerto Rico with a State of the Art Video Surveillance system and 24 hour a day Locked security gates and windows! Credit cards now accepted!
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Reviewed February 21, 2018

This hostel is great. As what the previous travelers said, they treat you like family here. The staff are so great, they're very accommodating and definitely give their best to meet your needs. For late check-ins, make sure you confirm with them what time you're...More

Date of stay: February 2018
Thank kendra02192018
Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

I stayed here in December and my partner and I used it as our base as we traveled throughout the island. Upon arriving we realized it had just reopened 3 weeks ago under new management. They were hard at work remodeling the place. The location...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank ole729
Reviewed May 8, 2017

I've been staying at The Palace Hostel while I was visiting Puerto Rico. The location was great, there is a lot of street art, and it is located in the Art district. Its rather close to the beach, to old San Juan, to several restaurants...More

Date of stay: May 2017
2  Thank Levi_kompis
Reviewed April 28, 2017

I was in transit and simply needed a place to lay my head for the night in San Juan and was warmly welcomed as if I was part of the family. Thank you Happy & Mitchell, hope to see you all again soon! :-)

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank michaelnur19
Reviewed March 30, 2017

When I read the reviews, I thought this hostel might be a nightmare but it was cheap so I was willing to give it a try. Wow, I was impressed. The pictures do not do it justice. Apparently, it’s under new management and they’ve made...More

Date of stay: March 2017
1  Thank AmberRaeH
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"Quiet rooms, super laidback"
kendra02192018
Feb. 21, 2018
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"pay one dollar more ors o and get the AC in the 6 bedroom vs none in the 10 bed mixed dorm"
L4086ZUryanc
Mar. 17, 2017
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"They have different kind of rooms, all quiet enough to give you a good nights sleep, for sure! That also..."
RuthL873
Feb. 28, 2017
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"No tipping."
dorn56
Sep. 22, 2016
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PRICE RANGE
US$27 - US$83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
CaribbeanPuerto RicoSan Juan
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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