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    Galileo Hostel

    Avenida 2, Calle 40 | De la Soda Tapia en Sabana, San Jose, Costa Rica
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent45%
    • Very good14%
    • Average14%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible16%
    2 Jul 2014
    “Great Potential, Completely Wasted”
    23 Sep 2013
    “Too dirty”
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    Hotel Pacific
    1 review
    #34 of 67 B&Bs / Inns in San Jose
     
    Relax Hostel
    26 reviews
    #11 of 79 Speciality lodging in San Jose
     
    Costa Rica Tennis Club & Hotel
    65 reviews
    #67 of 85 hotels in San Jose
     
    Soluxe El Sesteo Hotel
    72 reviews
    #46 of 85 hotels in San Jose
     
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    Reviewed 9 November 2010

    Very nice staff, about as clean as can be expected for a hostel, festive atmosphere

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    Reviewed 15 October 2010

    ...The staff and fellow hostellers were cool, friendly with a loose eclectic & carefree vibe. Unfortunately that also applies to the condition of the building, rooms, general cleanliness and the shower water temperature. I mean I get it. It’s cheap ($7- 6 bed dorm), so...More

    Helpful?1  
    Reviewed 27 August 2010

    At first glance, i thought that the place was pretty cool. It puts up a great front. But once I got to know the managers and their rules, I realized how fake they are. They advertise $9 rooms, but they're always full and you need...More

    Helpful?1  
    Reviewed 14 August 2010

    In our late 50's, we arrived at galileo after a red eye flight. Brian and Meredith have a hostel gold mine! Great safe, secure accommodation, lots of art work, atmosphere, and interesting people here, not to mention the very helpful staff, TYSON and his lovely...More

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    Reviewed 15 July 2010

    I am not a hostel kind of girl; not usually. After two nights at Galileo with the incredible family vibe, I was ready to set my bags down permanently and affix myself to this hostel. And I did, for an extra night. (I am already...More

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    Hotel Pacific
    1 review
    #34 of 67 B&Bs / Inns in San Jose
     
    Relax Hostel
    26 reviews
    #11 of 79 Speciality lodging in San Jose
     
    Costa Rica Tennis Club & Hotel
    65 reviews
    #67 of 85 hotels in San Jose
     
    Soluxe El Sesteo Hotel
    72 reviews
    #46 of 85 hotels in San Jose
     
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    • 29
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of San Jose >
    • San Jose Metro >
    • San Jose
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    Room Tips
    "I doubt there is a good room in this hostel."
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    "Cheaper rooms are fine if you plan on staying up late in the bar. Otherwise, spend a few extra bucks for a..."
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    "Los dormitorios estan super que esta hacia la calle principal hay dos apartados super bien."
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    "it's all about the hallway beds yo"
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