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    Hostel Urbano

    In front of the Kennedy Park, San Pedro 645-7050, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent80%
    • Very good18%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
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    “pool table” (25 reviews)
    “pancakes” (28 reviews)
    “the kitchen” (18 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
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    1 - 5 of 175 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Geart hostel, Well placed, there is some bars and nightlife not too far, but you don’t hear them from the room! Clean place the reception staff was friendly and hepfull. I was sleeping in a dorm, the beds are good. The only negative point is...More

    Thank allxb2017
    Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

    Located near the University, this is a great place to stay. Very helpful and friendly staff made the stay even better. The two twin bedroom we stayed in actually had a double bed with a twin lofted above, a pleasant surprise!More

    Thank Jesse S
    Response from Hostel U, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel UrbanoResponded 16 October 2017

    Hola! Thanks for your review! We are glad we could help you and that you stay with us. As you said we are just two blocks for the University of Costa Rica, so there're tons of stores, bars, restaurants, supermarkets, and much more. Hope you...More

    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    The hostel is beautifully decorated, secure, and very spacious. We stayed in a private 4-bedroom unit overlooking the front of the hostel at the park across street. The location was perfect for traveling around San Jose and coming back to a comfortable room. If you...More

    Thank Javier O
    Response from Hostel U, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel UrbanoResponded 18 September 2017

    Hola!! Thanks for your lovely review, we are glad you had a great time at Urbano and that you had the chance to be here for movie night :). You are welcome to stay with us if you comeback to Costa Rica and to enjoy...More

    Reviewed 2 September 2017

    This place is super clean, good prices, I feel like home. Claudia and Melissa super nice!!! Secure, relaxing and quiet. Close to the University, Mall, buses, train. Great place. Delicious breakfast, TV, patio, nice areas, pool table, kitchen, refrigerator, towels, super clean!!!More

    Thank taxigolfito
    Response from Hostel U, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel UrbanoResponded 18 September 2017

    Hola!! Thanks so much for your kind words, for us is a pleasure to help all our guests in everything we can! As you mention everything is super close from the hostel; we also have a complementary breakfast and lots of common areas where you...More

    Reviewed 31 August 2017

    Great people, great beds, and GREAT breakfast!!! (Free breakfast and towels!!)This hostel makes me feel like I am staying at a bed and breakfast when I am there. The staff is so sweet and kind and they do they job amazingly well. It makes sense...More

    Thank fiabish
    Response from Hostel U, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel UrbanoResponded 18 September 2017

    Hola!! Thanks for your lovely words, it makes us very happy :D, we love what we do and we always try to help in what we can, so our guests feel like at home. You are welcome to stay or visit us if you come...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Price range
    • US$10 - US$18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of San Jose >
    • San Jose Metro >
    • San Pedro
    • Also Known As
    • Hostel Urbano Costa Rica/San Pedro
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    3 July 2017|
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    Response from Hostel U | Property representative |
    Hi! We are one of the most safest countries in Central America, but as any city you must be careful. The hostel is located in a safe area, there's a lot of movement do to the university, mall, stores, banks near by and... More
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    No, it's not included. We can send you more information if you write us :)
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    Response from 1Jofmany | Reviewed this property |
    Hey, the staff were very friendly when I was there and offered me lots of material on tours - if you email them they can probably send some details through. When we did go on a zipling/canyoning trip they booked it for us... More
    Room Tips
    "aim for a room upstairs facing the garden if you can :)"
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    "Garden windows, not to the street"
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    "Booked a private room; had balcony access and a private bathroom which was great."
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    "LJ is so far the best one in the whole place!"
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