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    Hostel Gran Imperial

    First Avenue, 8th Street | Just Across The West Side Of The Central Market, San Jose 1914-1000, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent21%
    • Very good34%
    • Average30%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible12%
    Apr 15, 2016
    “Highly recommend it!”
    Jan 28, 2016
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

    The hostel is located very central, facilities are very clean and the security is on point which I was very happy about considering that San Jose is pretty sketchy. One point that I would like to particularly emphasize is the helpfulness & kindness of Jose...More

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    Reviewed January 28, 2016 via mobile

    Not really much like a hostel. More like a cheap hotel. My bed in a dorm room was $18 but would have been $14 if they had any other guests to put in it. The girl at the reception desk could neither speak Spanish slowly...More

    Thank johomama
    Reviewed January 25, 2016

    I arrived late Sunday night on the bus I was spent and told myself the first hostile I see is where I will stay. A short walk from the station was the Gran imperial. When I went in I was expecting an expensive price ,to...More

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    Reviewed October 15, 2015

    Decent and quite large hostel hiding behind small steel gate that is not completely obvious from the street when there is much people on the street. Good kitchen and common area. We had a nice and clean room with a good TV set. Walls are...More

    Thank Johan B
    Reviewed March 17, 2015

    Clean, safe, friendly staff, great location to bus terminals and downtown. Computer lists price at $22 a single but I paid less than $18 in colones. There are 3 free computers and a kitchen if you chose to cook. food can disappear from the fridge....More

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    • Hostel Gran Imperial Costa Rica/San Jose
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    "farther back in you get less road noise"
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    "If you want the view of the street, the hotel has rooms facing the streets. I do believe the noise-levels are..."
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    "They have different rooms for a slight increase in cost."
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    "ask for a room away from the balcony. it can get noisy"
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