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    Castle Tam Hostel

    100 metros oeste Escuela de la Roosevelt | San Pedro, San Pedro 1000, Costa Rica
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    Traveler (30)
    Room & Suite (11)
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    • Excellent36%
    • Very good30%
    • Average9%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible13%
    Oct 6, 2015
    “It was ok..”
    Aug 28, 2015
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed January 30, 2014

    I've stayed at this hostel several times between 2011-2013. I have always enjoyed my stay, and I have made a lot of friends here. The hostel is situated in an ideal location, close to the University of Costa Rica, public transportation and many bars and...More

    Thank chloevdhaar
    Reviewed January 22, 2014

    We stayed at this hostel for one night since we had an early flight out of San Jose the next morning. What a huge mistake. We arrived at the hostel and it smelled everywhere like smoke and alcohol because the managers and employees have a...More

    2  Thank Tali B
    Reviewed January 3, 2014

    Where do I start? The overall impression of this place is that it is pretty much abandoned and has a life of its own. The staff is "robotic" if not arrogant and unwelcoming, and none of the other guests I have met likes either the...More

    3  Thank taffani
    Reviewed December 22, 2013 via mobile

    The hostel was clean and well-run, and the layout is oriented very well to encourage hostel guests to hang out together. If you don't speak Spanish, this is a great place to be. the employees even answer the phone in english. The neighborhood is safe...More

    1  Thank TrekConmigo
    Response from Jonathan W, Owner at Castle Tam HostelResponded January 3, 2014

    I thank this person for their remarks and would like to address the negatives. First off, there are designated smoking areas and if someone does not want to be around the smokers, there are other places they can spend time. In accordance with Costa Rican...More

    Reviewed December 13, 2013

    A decent hostel where you have great internet access and the basic services you need. I received great service as well as an excellent price for what I needed. It is near the Universidad de Costa Rica and next to a great bus route to...More

    Thank bob b
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    #5 of 78 hotels in San Jose
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    #8 of 78 hotels in San Jose
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    #17 of 78 hotels in San Jose
    Hotel Casa Cambranes
    135 reviews
    #14 of 78 hotels in San Jose
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Price range
    • $16 - $18 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of San Jose >
    • San Pedro
    • Also Known As
    • Castle Tam Hostel Costa Rica/San Pedro
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    Traveler (30)
    Room & Suite (11)
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    Room Tips
    "One that's not close to the lounge's television."
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    "Very quiet hostel while we were there. Only disturbance was the beeping of the fire alarm in our room..."
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    "Don't stay by the kitchen. Don't stay here at all!"
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    "Bakerloo was fine"
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