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Alajuela Backpackers Boutique Hostel

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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good17%
  • Average30%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible22%
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The place was dirty and way out of date. The room also did not have sheets even when asked for them. The food was less than good. They advertised how good the WiFi is but have a sign at the front desk that says to...More

Thank Jessica L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff were helpful and nice. There is also a free shuttle to and from the airport. Rooms were a bit dingy and the bathroom had a significant amount of body hair from whoever stayed there previously.... There are also posters around the hostel indicating that...More

Thank Lyndsay H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

“If you love Pizza and beer then you’re in the right place.” Famously quotes a poster ostentatiously placed in a few locations in the hostel, well it should say you’re in the nearly wrong place. The pizza was mediocre and they had no beer at...More

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cheap price, polite helpful staff. Stayed here three nights and had either 21 or 2 other girls in the 4 bed female dorm with an okish ensuite. good wifi, very close to airport. Are is relatively safe. Main downside is staff play music from 6.30...More

Thank gigi1322017
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Best thing about Alajuela Backpackers is that it's close to the airport. Basic accommodations. There's a restaurant, yet it's not always open when it's supposed to be. Sometimes all they offer is pizza. I found local cafes that were more to my liking. Don't plan...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$17 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$17 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (62)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (4)
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TigerTravels70
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Response from J-canada2 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there, they just asked what time we needed a ride, and had someone pick up the 2 of us even though it was at like 4:30 am.
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"Splurge on the private room, you won't be sorry"
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"Try to get a room where all the window coverings will close"
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