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Alajuela Backpackers Boutique Hostel

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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good17%
  • Average31%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible22%
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
2.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we canceled a night completely in time, according to their terms, September 4th.Today is December 31, and we still have not been refunded. We sent them a ton of mail, they answer "yes yes of course" but still nothing. I don't know what to do...More

Thank Floriane D
Reviewed 14 December 2017

All this hostel provides is a bed and a hot shower. If you are looking for anything additional you won't find it here. LOUD music started at 6.30 AM which was terrible. No customer service. No lockers big enough to store anything larger than a...More

Thank lydiakat2017
Reviewed 14 December 2017

We took a room with shower. You get what you pay for. It was clean and the hotel has shuttle service to the airport so we stayed one night It is in the central area of Alajuela so traffic flowed until 11:00 pm. It was...More

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

The hostel people were quick to respond to my email asking about how to get there from the airport. It was just as they said $5 no matter how many people in the group. And they did have 24-hour reception. That was nice. The room...More

Thank Show_methe_sun1
Reviewed 26 October 2017

I really don't get the negative reviews, to be honest. No one is trying to stay multiple nights in Alajuela so it's not super important that this be some fancy, community-living hostel. I've stayed here three separate times and every time the staff is friendly...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Bar/Lounge
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US$14 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$14 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Response from J-canada2 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there, they just asked what time we needed a ride, and had someone pick up the 2 of us even though it was at like 4:30 am.
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"Splurge on the private room, you won't be sorry"
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"Try to get a room where all the window coverings will close"
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