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Hostel Urbano

  • San Pedro in front of Kennedy Park, adjacent to Municipalidad Montes de Oca, San Jose, Costa Rica

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  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness

Property Description

TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence 2013-2015 and 1st place recipient of Hostelworld’s 2015 Hoscars for Costa Rica!! Hostel Urbano is the perfect place for travelers, whether they be a student, a backpacker, or a more mature couple looking for a relaxing stay.

In our spacious dorm style rooms, the beds each come with comfortable mattresses, two pillows, and a large locker. We have private rooms both with en suite bathrooms or shared bathrooms so everyone can choose the room they are looking for.

We have many common areas such as our TV room, where we have an enormous selection of movies, as well as our garden area, perfect for lounging out with fellow travelers. We provide all the tour information you’ll need to get the most out of your experience here in Costa Rica. Need to connect to the outside world? We have computers for your use as well as WiFi throughout the entire hostel. Did we mention we have a pool table?! 

Our hostel’s kitchen is fully equipped with everything you’ll need to whip up a tasty meal. Don’t feel like cooking? We are perfectly located in a buzzing university district with plenty of restaurants and bars, all with tasty food and great prices. Some even deliver if you’re feeling lazy! 

Our friendly staff, both local and international, will be more than happy to provide you with plenty of information about the city, its surroundings, how to get around and insights of the best places to go, ensuring you are able to make the most of your stay in San Jose and Costa Rica!

*Please note*
Cash payment only on arrival
Cancellation policy is 24hrs before 11 am
Check in: 12:00pm
Check out: 11:00am

Reception is open from 7am to 10pm –If you are arriving late we can wait for you for 15-20 minutes more, but after 10:30 pm we are closed ☹!
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Sat 29 Apr 2017 - Tue 2 May 2017 Change

Room Summary

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Latest Review

" Great hostel, sensational staff, location is ok, San Pedro is great because of the Uni but so so for San Jose, although there's not a lot there. "

- Anonymous
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  • Free

    Free Breakfast Linen Included Free Parking Free WiFi Free Internet Access

  • General

    Wheelchair Friendly Security Lockers Common Room Bicycle Parking BBQ Book Exchange Hot Showers Cable TV Outdoor Terrace Parking Ceiling Fan Safe Deposit Box

  • Services

    Airport Transfers Luggage Storage Tours/Travel Desk Currency Exchange Postal Service Housekeeping

  • Food & Drink

    Cafe Tea & Coffee Making Facilities

  • Entertainment

    DVD's Board Games Games Room Pool Table



Age Restriction Credit Cards Not Accepted Taxes Included

Things to Note

Please note : Located in San Pedro, 10 min away by car from San Jose city center. Cash payment only on arrival Cancellation policy is 24h Check in : 12.00 Check out : 11.00 Reception open from 7am to 22:00 Reception closes at 22:00, if you are arriving a bit later (half an hour) please contact us so we can arrange it and wait for you! but if its later than that unfortunately we don't have an 24 hour reception, so we can't wait for you, please note this before making your reservation, thanks.

Cancellation Policy

Deposit Only rates

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay

Non-refundable rates

Your booking is non-refundable. If you choose to cancel your booking, or in the case of a no-show, you will still be charged the full cost of your booking.


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