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  • 164 Total Reviews


  • Maleku Hostel

  • 50 mts oeste del Hospital Nuevo Alajuela, Alajuela
  • 97%
  • 3rd Aug 2014

This hostel was fantastic! Getting here by bus from the airport is extremely easy, and a good way to avoid taxis. The staff was so friendly. The free airport shuttle was perfect for my early flight. They are located within walking distance of a supermarket, a mall, and a bakery. Their More
Anonymous (USA) (Female) Novice Nomad
  • 80%
  • 23rd Jul 2014

This hostel is close to the SJO airport and provides a free shuttle rides to the airport on the hour starting at 5:00am. The room and bathroom we used here were clean and nicely maintained. There weren't lockers in the dorm style rooms, but we had a private room. The staff and other people More
Anonymous (USA) (Female) Avid Traveller

  • 80%
  • 512 Total Reviews


  • Alajuela Backpackers

  • Alajuela right side of National Monument Juan Sant, 4th Ave , 4th ST,infront of parque de los ninos, Alajuela
  • 86%
  • 11th Aug 2014

Good hostel, spacious dorm with A/C, clean bathroom with hot water, good wifi and free coffee. But true, looks and feels more like a hotel. There is a small restaurant with terasse...nice but unreliable morning opening time. More
Anonymous (France) (Female) Novice Nomad
  • 57%
  • 8th Aug 2014

For a family of four people this place is an absolute rip off. $92 for a dorm without A/C and with no towels (ok we got some 20 minutes after we asked, while we were trying to sleep). That's the same price we're paying at Holiday inn ( tax, but with pool, A/C, and 4x Breakfast included). More
Anonymous (Germany) (Male) Novice Nomad

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