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Hotel San Jose Hostal

Entre 39 Av. Norte y Av. Izalco Boulevard Universitario No. 2212 | Colonia San José, San Salvador, El Salvador
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We stayed here after flying into El Salvador for a six week holiday. We chose this hostal which is infact more like a hotel due to it being in the safer part of town. The hostal is a ten minute taxi ride away from downtown and there is nothing really around in the neighborhood. There was nobody else staying in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We went to San Salvador for a Zoe concert (which was unfortunately cancelled). This place was located only minutes away from good restaurants, a university, and the concert venue. Staff were helpful and I enjoyed the breakfast. Extra points for "show" as the "chef" brings out your breakfast in full garb, chef hat, etc. Aircon was definitely necessary in San... More 

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Puerto Cortes
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8 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We recently spent 3 nights here, and I had to take photos of every nook, it is so cozy, yet with its open breakfast area/patio, so breezy and open. Our room overlooked the patio, and was nice and cool without A/C. The breakfasts were delicious, and were included in the price - be sure to try the El Salvador "desayuno... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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23 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

If you want to explore the city this place is perfectly located in a safe neighbourhood,close to the boulevard de Los heroes (15 minute walk). Breakfast is included and fleshly cooked (even the scrambled eggs). Staff was extremely helpful in finding our way through the country. Last but not least the place is clean and looks nice.

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Granite Falls, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

I stayed at the hotel in December.The best place I have stayed for the price.The service was great.The free breakfast was better.The location is great.Close to restaurants and stores.Within walking distance of Metro Centro.The people are very friendly and very helpful.I would stay at this bed and breakfast again.

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London, United Kingdom
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24 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

This is one of the best places we've stayed whilst travelling over the last 10 months. The owner was really friendly and helpful - gave us maps and an umbrella - and the rest of the staff were really friendly too. It's like a 2* hotel (European standard) - clean, quiet, AC and fan, good wifi, cable TV, very comfortable... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

We just visited San Salvador for the first time and had a wonderful experience here. The room was clean, the staff was friendly and the breakfast was very nice. I would recommend this to anyone taking a trip to San Salvador and would definitely stay here again.

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San Francisco, California
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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

Myrna and family as well as Ezequiel were friendly and attentive. The place is clean and comfortable. On my second day at the inn, I left my car keys locked inside. The whole family came to our rescue, and all in the most sincere and beautiful manner. My wife and I loved the place and when returning to San Salvador,... More 

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Senior Contributor
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37 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

We booked this as a safe/convenient/affordable option in San Salvador on arrival in the evening. It's ideal for the first few nights in a new county. The hotel arranged an airport pickup which was there and waiting and the rooms are really quiet in terms of outside traffic noise etc. There are a handful of restaurants within a two minute... More 

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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2011

The excellent reviews here are not exaggerating. This is the best value, friendliest and cleanest hotel I have ever stayed in (and I have been living mainly in hotels around the world for the past three years). I came for a while and stayed a month. Here you are not just a hotel customer, you are made to feel totally... More 

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Address: Entre 39 Av. Norte y Av. Izalco Boulevard Universitario No. 2212 | Colonia San José, San Salvador, El Salvador
Location: El Salvador > San Salvador Department > San Salvador
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
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