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Marietta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Clean reasonably priced lodging in San Jose, breakfast is included and good. We stayed twice, first night and last night of our trip. Both rooms were big with good beds and private bath. The first room did not have Wi-Fi in the room but it was easy to walk out to lobby where it was strong. We did need to...

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I had a private room with a bathroom. The room was large spacious and clean with fresh towels every day. Inclusive breakfast was fine. Staff were helpful. The hotel is about a fifteen minute walk from the City Centre. No prob!em would recommend.

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Dortmund, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hostel seems like a french hostel for french. Staff is french, almost every guest is french too. Price is very low, rooms are ok for the price, but seemed a little dirty. Breakfast can be chosen from different options. Pico de gallo is okay, fruit plate is a joke.

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Richmond, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and 17 year old stayed at Costa Rica Guesthouse for three nights. It is we had a big room with two beds (queen and single) with our own bath. We could walk to the shopping, restaurants and museums. The breakfast was delicious! Not a fancy place but very warm and inviting!!

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Costa Rica Gues... C, Public Relations Manager at Costa Rica Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We hope to see you again in our hostel. Pura Vida !

München
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a long and boring flight from Europe, we arrived at 6,30 in the morning at the Airport in Alajuela, took a cab to this previously booked hostel, and ware amazed. The rooms nice and clean, good showers and big enough. Coffee all day for free, and very important for us and others, a open air patio in the middle...

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Costa Rica Gues... C, Public Relations Manager at Costa Rica Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review ! We are glad to know you liked it. We hope to see you again in our hostel soon. Pura Vida !

Chilean Patagonia, Chile
Reviewed January 1, 2017

I loved the big room ,tall ceilings and quiet atmosphere ,very safe and everyone was super nice and helpful , the breakfast was really good .Very close to downtown San Jose .I would stay there again .

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Costa Rica Gues... C, Public Relations Manager at Costa Rica Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We hope to see you again in our hostel. Pura Vida !

Issaquah, Washington
Reviewed December 18, 2016

This place is basically a hostel that has private rooms as well. The rooms are clean, some have private baths, and it's very inexpensive compared to a full service hotel. We slept great -- it's basically quiet and the other guests weren't too noisy. It's walking distance to a lot of interesting things in downtown San Jose. I found the...

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Costa Rica Gues... C, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Costa Rica Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We hope to see you again in our hostel. Pura Vida !

Rogóźno
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Though the place itself is fine, the staff employed in this hotel shouldn't be working in hospitality - rude, arrogant, totally unhelpful. If you're looking for a nice relaxed stay, they won't make it an easy choice

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Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, clean room and good breakfast. The guest house is central enough and the staff was very helpful. We enjoyed our holidays there, shower is outside the room but it did not bother us at all.

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Costa Rica Gues... C, Responsable relations publiques at Costa Rica Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your review ! Hope to see you soon in our Guesthouse. Pura Vida !

Landvetter, Sweden
Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night in a private room, 2 adults and 2 kids. For $40 with breakfast included I think this was a great deal. The room was very clean, comfortable beds and a nice breakfast with four different options. Would definitely stay here again.

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Thank you for your review ! We hope to see you soon at Costa Rica Guesthouse ! Pura Vida !

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A 5-minute walk from Avenida Central with restaurants, bars and shops, colonial-style Costa Rica Guesthouse has free Continental breakfast, coffee and tea. Guests can enjoy complimentary Wi-Fi and private parking. The spacious rooms feature private or shared bathrooms with shower. Costa Rica Guesthouse serves breakfast in its Common Lounge. Guests can use the shared kitchen. Restaurants are within a 10-minute walk of the property. In the immediate vicinity of Costa Rica Guesthouse are various museums. A shopping center is within a 15-minute walk of the property. The International Airport of San Jose is 20 minutes away by car. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Costa Rica Guesthouse

Address: Avenida 6 - Calle 21 y 25, San Jose 1000, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: $28 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Costa Rica Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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“All rooms seem ok”
 of 5 bubbles Ba8ydriver, 5 days ago | Read review
“Street rooms are a bit noisy but they have some away from the street aswell, just ask for it”
 of 5 bubbles bewertung28, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Have them re-read you the immensities of the room so that you don't discover something is missing”
 of 5 bubbles F8074IIrobertd, Sep 21, 2016 | Read review
“upstairs rooms are best, but they are all good”
 of 5 bubbles trvldddy, Aug 4, 2016 | Read review
“value, breakfast, families”
 of 5 bubbles Lanje9, Jul 14, 2016 | Read review
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