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Room type What's included Nightly price per room Book
Economy Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Pool Access, Mountain View
Room with view
322 square feet
5 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 10 guests
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Other room types
Comfort Shared Dormitory, Men only, Pool Access
269 square feet
4 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 8 guests
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Standard Double or Twin Room, 1 Bedroom, Private Pool
215 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Comfort Shared Dormitory, Men only, Pool Access
269 square feet
3 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 6 guests
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Comfort Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Pool Access
269 square feet
4 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 8 guests
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Shared Dormitory, 1 Bedroom
2 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
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Comfort Shared Dormitory, Women only, Pool Access
322 square feet
2 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
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Comfort Shared Dormitory, Women only, Pool Access
269 square feet
4 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 8 guests
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Standard Double Room
215 square feet
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Comfort Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Pool Access, Mountain View
Room with view
322 square feet
3 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 6 guests
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Comfort Shared Dormitory, Men only, Pool Access
269 square feet
2 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
Select dates to see price
Comfort Shared Dormitory, Women only, Pool Access
322 square feet
3 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 6 guests
Select dates to see price

Get an overview of this hotel
Hostel with free breakfast, walk to National Museum of Costa Rica

Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free wired high-speed Internet
Restaurant
Outdoor pool

Location

Located in the heart of San Jose, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of National Museum of Costa Rica, Parque Nacional, and Jade Museum. National Center of Art and Culture and National Theater are also within 15 minutes. San Jose Procuradiria Museum Station is only a 4-minute walk and San Jose Fercori Station is 7 minutes.

Property Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hostel has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free continental breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free manager's reception. Other amenities include a poolside bar, a coffee shop/café, and coffee/tea in a common area.

Room Amenities

All 31 rooms have 10 bedrooms and feature free WiFi. Other amenities available to guests include dining areas, ceiling fans, and showers. Bathrooms are shared and housekeeping is available once per stay.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hostel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hostel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning as well as a complimentary manager's reception. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This business-friendly hostel also offers an outdoor pool, a library, and a terrace. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel is a smoke-free property.

  • Library
  • Picnic area
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Free breakfast
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired Internet
  • Outdoor pool
  • Computer station
  • Smoke-free property
  • Terrace
  • Free reception
  • Luggage storage
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Total number of rooms - 31
  • One meeting room
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Separate dining area

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Parking

Free self parking , Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel offers 31 accommodations with ceiling fans. Accommodations offer separate dining areas. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests have access to shared bathrooms. Bathrooms include showers. Housekeeping is offered once per stay and hair dryers can be requested.

  • Separate dining area
  • Number of bedrooms - 10
  • Free WiFi
  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower only
  • Housekeeping - once per stay
  • Ceiling fan

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 9 AM. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel has a restaurant on site.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Airport transportation is offered on request 24 hours a day. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 28 per vehicle (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Costa Rica Backpackers Hostel San Jose
  • Costa Rica Backpackers Hostel
  • Costa Rica Backpackers San Jose
  • Costa Rica Backpackers

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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