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Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I stayed in Hostel Urbano for two nights in San Pedro right outside of San Jose. The location was ideal, a little ways out of the city center but just two blocks away from the bar street. San Pedro is also a...More

Thank emilythompson9911
Response from Hostel U, Owner at Hostel UrbanoResponded January 14, 2018

Thanks Emily for sharing your thoughts and giving us your feedback!!! nice to read!!! Hope your travels go great and keep us posted if you need anything else!! it would be our pleassure :) Take care, Best wishes Jane Hostel Urbano

Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Geart hostel, Well placed, there is some bars and nightlife not too far, but you don’t hear them from the room! Clean place the reception staff was friendly and hepfull. I was sleeping in a dorm, the beds are good. The only negative point is...More

Thank allxb2017
Response from Hostel U, Front Desk at Hostel UrbanoResponded January 14, 2018

Thank you allxb2017 for sharing your thoughts about Hostel Urbano we are glad you had a good time here. For sure we would be happy to have you again ! Pura vida Mich Hostel Urbano San Pedro

Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

Located near the University, this is a great place to stay. Very helpful and friendly staff made the stay even better. The two twin bedroom we stayed in actually had a double bed with a twin lofted above, a pleasant surprise!More

Thank Jesse S
Response from Hostel U, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel UrbanoResponded October 16, 2017

Hola! Thanks for your review! We are glad we could help you and that you stay with us. As you said we are just two blocks for the University of Costa Rica, so there're tons of stores, bars, restaurants, supermarkets, and much more. Hope you...More

Reviewed September 6, 2017

The hostel is beautifully decorated, secure, and very spacious. We stayed in a private 4-bedroom unit overlooking the front of the hostel at the park across street. The location was perfect for traveling around San Jose and coming back to a comfortable room. If you...More

Thank Javier O
Response from Hostel U, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel UrbanoResponded September 18, 2017

Hola!! Thanks for your lovely review, we are glad you had a great time at Urbano and that you had the chance to be here for movie night :). You are welcome to stay with us if you comeback to Costa Rica and to enjoy...More

Reviewed September 2, 2017

This place is super clean, good prices, I feel like home. Claudia and Melissa super nice!!! Secure, relaxing and quiet. Close to the University, Mall, buses, train. Great place. Delicious breakfast, TV, patio, nice areas, pool table, kitchen, refrigerator, towels, super clean!!!More

Thank taxigolfito
Response from Hostel U, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel UrbanoResponded September 18, 2017

Hola!! Thanks so much for your kind words, for us is a pleasure to help all our guests in everything we can! As you mention everything is super close from the hostel; we also have a complementary breakfast and lots of common areas where you...More

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Breakfast included
Free Parking
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Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
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$14 - $38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$14 - $38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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crn97
July 3, 2017|
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Response from Hostel U | Property representative |
Hi! We are one of the most safest countries in Central America, but as any city you must be careful. The hostel is located in a safe area, there's a lot of movement do to the university, mall, stores, banks near by and... More
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BrittSk
February 7, 2017|
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No, it's not included. We can send you more information if you write us :)
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January 9, 2017|
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Response from 1Jofmany | Reviewed this property |
Hey, the staff were very friendly when I was there and offered me lots of material on tours - if you email them they can probably send some details through. When we did go on a zipling/canyoning trip they booked it for us... More
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"aim for a room upstairs facing the garden if you can :)"
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"Booked a private room; had balcony access and a private bathroom which was great."
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