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Alajuela Backpackers Boutique Hostel

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Shuttle Bus Service
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Boutique
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Many of this people wrote bad things about this hostel not a hotel big difference. Room is clean and big for the money you paid is not bad at all plus free shuttle to the airport the have a nice bar on top with nice...More

Thank verclaco
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

The receptionist 'José' was rude to myself and my friends on numerous occasions, especially when checking out. My friends and I were staying for one night before we fly out of CR and checkout is at 11. We checked out before 11 but requested if...More

Thank Niall S
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

The place is close to the airport and I booked it because of the free shuttle. I waited in the lobby for over an hour with other guests for the shuttle. When it came the front desk person didn’t tell anyone it had arrived. We...More

Thank graceb557
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

I stayed with them on my first and last day in Costa Rica. On arrival I had arranged a pick up which they confirmed but it never showed up meaning I had to get a taxi (although they did pay a portion of the fare)...More

Thank S267
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

Okey. So I'm all about positive vibes and those things, but there's not much of those vibes in this place. Please don't stay here. I mean, they have free shuttle to the airport which is great, but _that's it_. The most unwelcoming staff I've encountered,...More

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Response from J-canada2 | Reviewed this property |
When we were there, they just asked what time we needed a ride, and had someone pick up the 2 of us even though it was at like 4:30 am.
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"Splurge on the private room, you won't be sorry"
allwasgolden
26 Oct 2017
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"Private room."
kaexander1977
11 Jul 2017
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"Try to get a room where all the window coverings will close"
A7308TUwendys
22 Feb 2017
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"Stay in other place is the best option!!!"
185laylam
8 Jan 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$14 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
alajuela backpackers boutique hotel alajuela
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of AlajuelaAlajuela
NUMBER OF ROOMS
21
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