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Hostel Gran Imperial

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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good34%
  • Average30%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
15 Apr 2016
“Highly recommend it!”
28 Jan 2016
“Lame”
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

The hostel is located very central, facilities are very clean and the security is on point which I was very happy about considering that San Jose is pretty sketchy. One point that I would like to particularly emphasize is the helpfulness & kindness of Jose...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Not really much like a hostel. More like a cheap hotel. My bed in a dorm room was $18 but would have been $14 if they had any other guests to put in it. The girl at the reception desk could neither speak Spanish slowly...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2016

I arrived late Sunday night on the bus I was spent and told myself the first hostile I see is where I will stay. A short walk from the station was the Gran imperial. When I went in I was expecting an expensive price ,to...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2015

Decent and quite large hostel hiding behind small steel gate that is not completely obvious from the street when there is much people on the street. Good kitchen and common area. We had a nice and clean room with a good TV set. Walls are...More

Thank Johan B
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Clean, safe, friendly staff, great location to bus terminals and downtown. Computer lists price at $22 a single but I paid less than $18 in colones. There are 3 free computers and a kitchen if you chose to cook. food can disappear from the fridge....More

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"farther back in you get less road noise"
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"If you want the view of the street, the hotel has rooms facing the streets. I do believe the noise-levels are..."
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"They have different rooms for a slight increase in cost."
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"ask for a room away from the balcony. it can get noisy"
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