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Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel, San Jose

2-star2 stars
Avenida 6, between Calle 21 & 25San JoseSan JoseCosta Rica
Hostel with free breakfast, walk to National Museum
  • Free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
Good3.7 / 5
Great location
Awesome vibe
Could use a good cleaning
Complaints about WiFi
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Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel, San Jose

from $12
  • Standard Double Room
  • Comfort Shared Dormitory, 1 Bedroom
  • Comfort Shared Dormitory, 1 Bedroom
  • Standard Double or Twin Room, 1 Bedroom
  • Economy Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Mountain View
  • Shared Dormitory, Mountain View

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 31 rooms


  • 24-hour check-in
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free self parking (limited)

Other information

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

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Poolside bar
  • Free reception
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
Working away
  • One meeting room
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
Things to enjoy
  • Separate dining area
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Housekeeping - once per stay

Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel, San Jose’s small print

Also known as

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

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 24 per vehicle (one way)

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

What’s around Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel, San Jose


  • Heart of San Jose
  • National Museum (5-minute walk)
  • Jade Museum (9-minute walk)
  • Parque Nacional (9-minute walk)
  • National Center of Art and Culture (12-minute walk)
  • National Theater (13-minute walk)
  • Gold Museum (15-minute walk)
  • Plaza de la Democracia (7-minute walk)

Getting around

  • San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.) 29-min drive
  • San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) 33-min drive
  • San Jose Procuradiria Museum Station 4-min walk
  • San Jose Fercori Station 7-min walk
  • San Jose Atlantic Station 7-min walk
  • Free self parking
  • Limited parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel, San Jose

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