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    In & Basic Hostel Lounge

    200 m South and 75 m west of Spoon, Los Yoses | Fatima's church North side, San Jose 10511, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good27%
    • Average8%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “pancakes” (6 reviews)
    “costa rica” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    11 - 15 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

    Comfortable, incredibly knowledgeable &helpful ladies in regards to navigating Costa Rica and a fairly inconsistent breakfast. Rather overpriced, there are cheaper options with the same offerings. This is a place to sleep and leave, there is only relaxing here, a place to read. No fun...More

    Thank Hamish C
    Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 16 October 2015

    My dearest Hamish: We already answered your "price inquieres" for the private room/shared bathroom via Hostelworld. There is a HUGE advantage once that you prepaid a room; you keep a space without paying a lot of money and you ensure a SALE price for the...More

    Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

    Everything you need for a one night stay in the capital. Really friendly staff, good free breakfast, clean room and good hot shower. In a good area for generic restaurants, pretty western. Would definitely recommend getting an official taxi here as we got ripped off...More

    Thank Frankie Jane C
    Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 26 September 2015

    My deepest concern about THIS particular review that was wrote by somebody that WEDIDNT RECEIVED in our hostel; she is NOT registered in our reception/registration list; we havent had ANY problems with NON drivers; WE do use 3 shuttle drivers that are under contract with...More

    Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

    The beds are very uncomfortable and the blankets are to thin, but the breakfast is good and the conservatory is a good place to relax. A supermarket and a big mall is only 5 and 10 minutes away. The hostle it self was clean and...More

    Thank Jonathan P
    Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 16 September 2015

    Reading your review at the end give us a bitter flavor just because you didnt like the beds; (Im still dont understand due I was present during the 2 nights that you vere IN the hostel) you gave us a 2 stars; but you did...More

    Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

    I stayed at this hostel on two separate occasions during my travels. After my first stay I was so excited to go back! The hostel is so clean and comfortable. It is definitely the cleanest hostel I have been to in Costa Rica with the...More

    Thank Natali S
    Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 3 August 2015

    Was a real pleasure to have you at home, and been your choosed option! Please consider In&Basic as your home away from home in San Jose! All the best during your continuos travelling!! Pura Vida! XOXO Paula

    Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

    The staff is very friendly and good organized. We stayed in a double room for two nights with a shared bathroom. The hostel was very clean and our room was nice. The beds were quite worn out. Breakfast was ok: pancakes, melons, banana, coffee, free...More

    Thank Kristinxxx
    Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 24 July 2015

    Dear Guests: WE do offer a differente breakfast every day; shame that sometimes it doesnt fit the taste or usual meals habits for some people; but the mayority always wins in terms of prefference and likeness! Beds are perfect; the same response in terms of...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$14 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of San Jose >
    • San Jose Metro >
    • San Jose
    • Also Known As
    • In & Basic Hostel Lounge Costa Rica/San Jose
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    Traveller (5)
    Room & Suite (4)
    Dining (2)
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    jennyr605
    6 April 2015|
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    Response from Alejandro C |
    Hi! you can send them an email to reservations @ inandbasic . com the owner's name is Paula and she will be very pleased to help you out. The shuttle to the hostal is really safe, the driver speak fair english (and spanish... More
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    "talk with paula or erika"
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    "i satyed in Pop and Classic, very good dorms!"
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    "All rooms were good. The one I stayed in up the first flight of stairs on the right had its own bathroom..."
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    "Try and get one of the rooms upstairs. The one with the shelves"
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