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Hostel Trotamundos

Av 5, between street 2-4, One Block north and half block west from Juan Sant, Alajuela 1614050, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I stayed here with a friend for one night as my friend was flying out from San Jose. The hostel staff were very friendly and the hostel was basic but had everything you needed. It is a very good choice for for budget travellers on their last night in Costa Rica. They provide free airport shuttles from 5am to 11am... More

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nuremberg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

close to the airport san jose, nice helpful staff, breakfast included, privates or dorm. i would definitely stay there again. they even got up to weak us up at half past three in the night so that we were able to catch our flight

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Paderborn
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

As said in the title it is good value for the price, right in the city center, free shuttle. Well it is not very clean and the doors are not very safe, but as most of the visitors we took this hotel only for one night to depart early in the morning. The free shuttle was included. However, I would... More

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Graz, Austria
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

+ good location, the taxi is Col 3000,- from the airport, 15-minute walk to the bus station + friendly and helpful owners + relatively clean + wifi = so so breakfast - loud! - smoke area near the rooms - rooms are fusty and small - tiny bathroom in bad condition - smelly bed - very small bathroom All in... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We stayed here last night before an early flight out of San Jose. Check-in was smooth and the airport transfer at 4am was perfectly arranged. The 2 reasons I'm giving only 2stars: -the private room didn't have windows and wasn't very clean. I thought it was a bad deal for USD 33 that we paid. -but the biggest problem was... More

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Bovenkarspel, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

I Spent 2 nights here: basic and clean dorm for a good price. Breakfast was nice ( fruit, bread, coffee, and cereal) and personnel is friendly. Good pick for a airport shuttle early morning since its free. The toilet and bathroom are shared though.

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Southampton, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

I stayed here for one night in a dorm room for six, before flying home from SJO. The bed was comfortable and the room was big, they had a sofa area with a large selection of books to read and an outside seating area. The guy managing the hostel was a very genuinely nice man. In the morning we were... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

I only stayed here one night when I arrived in San Jose. It was a quick 5 min drive from airport. The hostel was safe and in a good location. The manager was very helpful and friendly. Rooms were clean an basic.

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

Nice little hostel for a couple of days in Alajuela. Breakfast was ok. The staff was realy friendly and helpful. The location was perfect, near grocery store, the parke central and bus station. I recomand this hostel for couple or families

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Initially was only planning on staying two nights in Hostel Trotamundos after arriving in SJO, but because of health reasons had to stay for two nights extra. The owners were incredibly nice, they drove me to see a dokter and stayed waiting me for 2! hours waiting for the results. The room was basic, but very clean and even had... More

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Address: Av 5, between street 2-4, One Block north and half block west from Juan Sant, Alajuela 1614050, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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