I stayed at Aldea for 3 days in a private single room. Was ideal for what i needed. I came down from Nicaragua on the Tica Bus and knew nothing of the San Jose area. Aldea is only a 5 minute walk from the main...More
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Right from the beginning, the staff was extremely friendly and helpful. I cannot thank them enough for going out of their way to make my travel and lack of knowledge of the spanish language a smooth transition. The location is excellent, the dorm rooms safe...More
Thank you for your kind words, we are glad that your experience was so outstanding. We strive to provide exceptional customer service and are happy that our staff was friendly and helpful. We know that the language barrier can cause some anxiousness so we are...More
I can't thank enough to the owner Mr. Amir and the amazing staff and volunteers who work at Aldea, I went there after a not so pleasant experience in another famous hostel with cool amenities, but not so cool environment. The house is super chic...More
We are pleased that you had an enjoyable stay here at Aldea. Our goal is to provide optimum service to our guests with hospitality being high on the list. You may come as a guest but we hope you leave feeling like family.
This hostel is very centrally located and allowed me to walk to downtown San Jose in <30 minutes. The restaurant next door is convenient and had great pizza. The staff is very accommodating and let me turn an empty dorm into an all female room...More
Thank you for highlighting the convenience of Aldea, we like that people are able to get around on foot to some of the local attractions. We are happy that you enjoyed the pizza at The Corner and that the staff could meet your needs in...More
The place has a great old world colonial charm, plenty of common areas and a reasonable outdoor kitchen. The location is walking distance to most things so I'd otherwise recommend as being a good choice BUT as at time of this review only one of...More
We are glad that you found our decorum charming and pleasant. First of all, we apologize for the inconvenience that the bathroom issue caused during your stay. Although this was an isolated incident, you should never have been placed in this dorm to begin with....More
"If you need a dorm, ask for 201, if a private room ask for 108 or 107, those are really quiet."
"I think we were in room 107.. In the back ..,away from the street ..good room!"
"Great for transfers to Nicargua, due to closely situated near TICA busses"