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Calle 11, Avenida 14, San Jose 555, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Quebec City, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

I wanted to stay at the hostel 1110 because it's cheap and was close to the bus terminal in San Jose. The people there are amazing! The wifi works well and the rooms and common spaces looked nice. However, when we went to sleep, we found out there were bedbugs in all the beds. We don't mind bugs, cockroaches and... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We arrived in this hostel early january and only stayed for a few hours. At first the room looked very nice, but after a few hours the smell of the sewage was getting really bad. We still stayed there but when the hundreds of bedbugs conquered our bed we escaped in the same night. Do yourself a favor and don't... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

My friend called them a day previous to my arrival at San Jose to book me a room. They told her that its was all settled and that i could get there at any time. When i got there, it was a completely story. It was all closed and no light was on. Afortunately, it didnt take me much to... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013 via mobile

We reserved a room through Hostel Bookers and made the mistake of paying for 2 nights before we saw the room. As soon as we did enter (room number 5), we were greeted with a stench of sewage. We requested to change rooms, only to be told by the girl on reception that all the rooms smelt like that. She... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

I chose this place as it got so many great reviews. I'm amazed at how this was possible! The staff were friendly and very helpful. I needed to go to the shop late at night and they walked me there and were really nice. However, 1) before I arrived, I rang them and ordered a taxi to pick me up... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

Nice place with decent bfst included. Good helpful staff always willing to help. Hottest shower I've had in Central America as well which was a bonus. Recommended. Good kitchen and nice courtyard to eat in. Location not bad and close to downtown area

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

This hostel was the cleanest one and it seems to be really safe but there were only two or three other guests!!! Rooms are quite new and the staff is really friendly and helpful. I went there twice and I would always come back! I also recommended it to two friends and they were quite satisfied as well!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013

We ended up in Hostel 1110 by accident after missing our bus from the Tracopa bus station. A taxi driver took us here and at the time we were just grateful to have somewhere to stay. The owner was welcoming and we got a private room. The room was fine but didn't feel 100% clean. It needed redecorating and the... More

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Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

This hostel is fine if maybe you're staying for a night in San Jose and are weary from travelling and just need to pass out in a bed, any bed. The beds were pretty uncomfortable (many missing slats) and the room incredibly crowded with bunk beds, barely enough space for your bag. Breakfast is 2 little slices of white bread,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012 via mobile

Awful rooms, not clean, no service, dirty shared bathroom, dirty sheets, breakfast is selfservice and includes two slices of bread with jelly out of a huge 'tub'. No restaurants in the surrounded area. Dont go here!!!!!!!!

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Address: Calle 11, Avenida 14, San Jose 555, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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If you are a looking for a beautiful hostel, at a great price, in a safe area and in a wonderful environment during your San Jose visit, look no further and do not hesitate to contact us.This recently renovated colonial style house, once home to a Costa Rican ex-president, is ideally located on the downtown from where you may take a bus, or train, and easily access any part of the country you may wish to visit. Once here you will find yourself at only a ten minute walk or a 5 minutes cab ride from the most historic and culturally rich parts of town. ... more   less 
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