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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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    • Excellent48%
    • Very good28%
    • Average13%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible3%
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    “outdoor kitchen” (10 reviews)
    “great hostel” (12 reviews)
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    Reviewed 13 February 2014

    I spent 2 nights at Aldea, and was amazed at how laid back everyone was there! The staff was particularly cool and helfpul. I loved the pool table and the overall style of this place. My room was a bit noisy (front street window), but...More

    Thank OBM97
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, Gerente at Aldea San JoseResponded 7 March 2014

    Hey OBM97, It is awesome to know that you have really liked and enjoyed our hostel in the heart of San Jose. The location of the place is privileged since we are close to all the bus terminals, 5 minute walk to downtown and all...More

    Reviewed 5 February 2014

    nice music when you enter, friendly staff. some even speak english. only 4 people per room, bathrooms and showers with hot water for each room.also comes with breakfast. and a really nice backyard area =)More

    Thank Bumblebeelea
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, Gerente at Aldea San JoseResponded 7 March 2014

    Hola Bumblebeelea, Thanks for all the positive feedback! This motivates us to keep on doing a great job in our hostel. The staff is one of the best aspects of the place, all of them speak good English and have a great attitude towards the...More

    Reviewed 31 January 2014

    The place is filthy and a good place to have all your stuff stolen. I got bed bugs there. And a case of impetigo too. The loud music played till to the wee hours. The mean spirited desk clerks don't care about the guests at...More

    Thank gary l
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, General Manager at Aldea San JoseResponded 4 February 2014

    Hello Gary. Due to the previous problems we had, in which you caused an scandal with some guests and even a staff member, to avoid further problems we kindly asked you to leave the hostel to search for another hostel rather than to stay with...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2014 via mobile

    A cab driver pretty much scooped us into his cab and took us here. I was exhausted and confused I knew as soon as we walked in we were in the right place! They have fun music playing and you walk into the main lounge...More

    Thank rancherasarah
    Response from Aldea_Hostel_Team, General Manager at Aldea San JoseResponded 4 February 2014

    Thank you very much for your kind words about both our staff. We at Aldea are always happy to hear that we´ve excelled to meet our customers needs and standards, as we come think of you all as family. Aldea Hostel´s prime central location is...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2014

    I spent six nights at the Aldea Hostel in December of 2013. I rented a private room for 30USD/night. I was given room 104, which is accessed from the lobby. It consisted of a very comfortable full size bed (with a real spring mattress), a...More

    Thank ARWhite
    Response from AldeaStaff, Director General at Aldea San JoseResponded 7 January 2014

    We would all like to thank you very much for your indepth review of our hostel. To receive a top notch comment such as this makes us proud of the work we do and happy that our customers view us to such standards. We are...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
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    • Price range
    • US$15 - US$64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    Nadir N
    19 April 2017|
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    Response from har s | Property representative |
    hi, we have the airport shuttle service from San Jose to the airport only. It costs 25$ 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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    4 April 2015|
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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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    "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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