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Choose from our best hostels in Alajuela, Costa Rica

  • 86%
  • 160 Total Reviews


  • Maleku Hostel

  • 50 mts oeste del Hospital Nuevo Alajuela, Alajuela
  • 80%
  • 14th Jul 2014

We had a nice time at Maleku. It's nearby the airport, just a few minutes by taxi. Next to a noisy road. The staff was really friendly and helpfull! More
Anonymous (Netherlands) (Female) Novice Nomad
  • 89%
  • 13th Jul 2014

I had a nice time at Maleku hostel but there was a lot of mosquitos. We had to buy a repellant for the room because we cant sleep otherwise. Everything else was nice! The view is beautiful and Maleku helps us make reservation for cayoning. The breakfast was included and good. More
Anonymous (Canada) (Female) Novice Nomad

  • 78%
  • 500 Total Reviews


  • Alajuela Backpackers

  • Alajuela right side of National Monument Juan Sant, 4th Ave , 4th ST,infront of parque de los ninos, Alajuela
  • 57%
  • 19th Jul 2014

TWO WORDS: BED BUGS!!! SO disgusting. First of all, I know it's a hostel so I'm okay with seeing a few bugs in the room/bathroom, but one was crawling away from the toilet seat as I was about to sit down. Then I wake up to find 20+ bed bug bites around my body after one night. Pro: More
Anonymous (USA) (Female) Novice Nomad
  • 97%
  • 11th Jul 2014

The only problem I had was that the website wasn't clear about needing to reserve the shuttle from the airport in advance, so I and 2 other visitors had to pay for a taxi to get to the hostel. More
Anonymous (USA) (Female) Novice Nomad

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