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1 room, 2 adults

Best Hostel San Jose, San Jose

3.5-star3.5 stars
Avenida 9 - Calle central, San Jose, San Jose, 1014, Costa Rica

3.5-star hotel with restaurant, near National Theater
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
Tasty breakfast
Fantastic service
Could use a good cleaning
Amenities are not the best

Best Hostel San Jose, San Jose

from $13 CAD
  • Standard Double Room, 1 Double Bed
  • Standard Room ( 1Double + 1Twin Bed)
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, 1 Bedroom, Non Smoking
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Women only, City View, Ground Floor
  • Basic Shared Dormitory, Men only, Ground Floor

What’s around Best Hostel San Jose, San Jose

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Gold Museum (Museo de Oro) (6-minute walk)
  • National Theater (6-minute walk)
  • Spirogyra Butterfly Garden (7-minute walk)
  • National Center of Art and Culture (7-minute walk)
  • Jade Museum (9-minute walk)
  • Parque Nacional (10-minute walk)
  • National Museum of Costa Rica (10-minute walk)
  • Museum of Costa Rican Art (21-minute walk)
  • Parque Nacional Volcan Irazu (24 km)
  • Braulio Carrillo National Park (24.5 km)

Getting around

  • San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 20 min drive
  • San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.) - 11 min drive
  • San Jose Atlantic Station - 16 min walk
  • San Jose Fercori Station - 18 min walk
  • San Jose Pacific Station - 18 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 42 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-5:30 AM
  • Check-out time is noon
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • No parking


  • Area shuttle *

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Working away
  • One meeting room
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
  • Daily housekeeping

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This property does not have elevators.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Cooked-to-order breakfast is offered for an extra charge of CRC 3500.00 per person (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of CRC 35 per vehicle (one-way)

Airport shuttle service for children costs CRC 35 (one-way)

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Best Hostel San Jose, San Jose

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