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    Gaudy's Backpacker Hostel

    Ave. 5, Calle 36 y 38, Casa 3636 | near Banco de Costa Rica de Paseo Colon, San Jose, Costa Rica
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    1 - 5 of 148 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I travelled with a group of 19 on a school expedition. The hostel was very comfortable and clean and the breakfast amazing! (Pancakes with fruit) Andreas went over and above for us by booking our accommodation in other parts of Costa Rica, as we were...More

    Thank Kirsten W
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Cannot recommend Gaudy's more. We were a group of 19 who were treated so well during our stay. Andreas went over and above to accommodate us throughout our month long trip which required returning to San Jose multiple times. He even phoned around and booked...More

    1  Thank LP1ECP
    Reviewed 10 March 2017

    I stayed only one night in Gaudy's on my way to Puerto Viejo. Overall, it was an excellent experience! I knew I would be late because of a mechanical problem with the bus so I sent an email explaining the situation and asking them to...More

    Thank Jessica B
    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    The hostel serves as a transit point for many short-term travelers to San José. Every day new people come and others go. Overall the staff is dealing with it in efficient way. They work very hard to keep the place clean, refresh sheets and pillows,...More

    Thank Robert937
    Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here for one night. The staff are very nice and help you out a lot. The beds are a bit squeaky however and and also the breakfast is only served between 7:30-8:30am which for me was cold rice and beans with three slices of...More

    1  Thank Michael W
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$11 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
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    HappyVacationer710
    31 May 2016|
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    Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
    As far as shuttle to airport, none specifically for Gaudy's. There is taxi service but you can take the bus much cheaper both ways.
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    "The dorm room at the back of the building is further from the door and quieter."
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    "Balcon room is very noisy at night with the traffic light!"
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    "Private rooms have en suites"
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    "Rooms in the back my be quieter, but not sure how the wifi will be."
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