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    Aldea San Jose

    Avenida 2 | Calle 28 100m south Pizza Hut Paseo Colon, in front of the Garbo Room, San Jose 10101, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good28%
    • Average14%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “outdoor kitchen” (10 reviews)
    “great hostel” (12 reviews)
    “hot water” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Available
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

    I spent one night here, in a private room with bath. It was clean, affordable, and centrally located. A inconspicuous sign in the room indicated that hot water is only available until 9am--staff might want to mention that at check in. Hip decor.More

    Thank MeganEKennedy
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Aldea San JoseResponded 14 February 2017

    Megan, We appreciate your feedback and will take it into consideration going forward. We apologize for the inconvenience caused by the hot water; our staff have been notified and hopefully when you return to San Jose you will take notice of improvements! Safe Travels, Aldea...More

    Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

    Good atmosphere, friendly staff and clean. It's ubication is specially convenient if you're catching a bus, since it's very close to the main transport companies. There's an outdoor kitchen as well, and free coffee every morning.

    Thank PabloFdz
    Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

    This hostel has one of the best locations in San José. Near to the TicaBus terminal, also near to the downtown, a pizzeria next to the hostel.... and more! The staff was friendly and helpful, all the decorations in the hostel are amazing! The kitchen...More

    1  Thank Darío L
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Aldea San JoseResponded 14 February 2017

    Darío, We´re happy to hear you enjoyed your stay here and we will share your congratulations and compliments with the staff! We´re glad you found your accomodations clean and comfortable and took advantage of our great location within San Jose. Welcome back any time you...More

    Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

    Booked the hostel on Hotels.com The place has a lot more of character and overall good. I loved the staff, and the discount at the restaurant for guests (sangria is sooooo good)! I first stayed in a private room w/bathroom on 2nd floor. It was...More

    Thank balamuedzi
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, Staff at Aldea San JoseResponded 15 January 2017

    Dear Esteemed Guest, We would like to thank you for your review and are glad that our staff were able to make you feel welcome! We apologize however for your experience during the second night. We recognize the frustration of only having one bathroom for...More

    Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

    I stayed in a female dorm for 2 nights, and it is a nice hostel. The staff is helpfull, the restaurant next door is good, and the hostel is clean. That said, I would love to see this place go up to the next level....More

    Thank Nanda S
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, Director de Recepción at Aldea San JoseResponded 25 December 2016

    Dear Nanda, Firstly, we would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your high praise of the hostel, the restaurant and the staff. All are delighted to hear the praise. Secondly, we are also glad to hear your recommendations for how we can...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$14 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    Nadir N
    19 April 2017|
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    Response from har s | Property representative |
    hi, we have the airport shuttle service from San Jose to the airport only. It costs 25$ up to 4 pax. Normally, you can take the official airport which are orange color. They charge between 25$ and 30$ no more. Thank you... More
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    Response from Steven B | Reviewed this property |
    The best way to get to the hostel from the airport is Taxi, its about a 20 minute ride & you should not pay more than 30 dollars for the cab.- If they ask for more, start negotiations. The busses don't pick up from the... More
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    Room Tips
    "If you need a dorm, ask for 201, if a private room ask for 108 or 107, those are really quiet."
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    "I think we were in room 107.. In the back ..,away from the street ..good room!"
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    "Great for transfers to Nicargua, due to closely situated near TICA busses"
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    "Dorms had 6 beds in them and in June, my room wasn't full."
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