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    Hostel Urbano

    In front of the Kennedy Park, San Jose 645-7050, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent80%
    • Very good18%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “pool table” (25 reviews)
    “pancakes” (28 reviews)
    “private room” (12 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
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    1 - 5 of 170 reviews

    Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

    This place was fantastic, the staff are very accomodating and are really lovely. The free pancakes in the morning are delicious! The hostel is located close to lots of yummy food places and is close to the mall. I would definitely recommend this place, it...More

    Thank tfm999
    Response from Hostel U, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel UrbanoResponded 3 July 2017

    Hola!! Thanks a lot for your lovely review and for recommending us! Indeed everything is super close, plus we try to keep everything clean, comfy and friendly. There are lots of places around: restaurants, bars, stores and much more :). Hope you can stay with...More

    Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

    Great hostel for a great price! Location is great being close to the university so there are heaps of good restaurants close by. The bus stop is across the road and is only a 10 minute bus ride to down town San Jose. They offer...More

    Thank mole562
    Response from Hostel U, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel UrbanoResponded 3 July 2017

    Hola!! Thanks a lot for recommending us! Here everything is super close, it takes just 10-15 min by bus or 30 min walking to get to San Jose Downtown. Free delicious breakfast and much more... Hope you can stay with us if you are in...More

    Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

    This was one of my favorite hostels I've ever stayed in! It had a super friendly and knowledgeable staff who want to help you have a good time in Costa Rica. It also included a tasty breakfast that you can enjoy outside with an amazing...More

    Thank Taylor C
    Response from Hostel U, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hostel UrbanoResponded 3 July 2017

    Hola!! Thanks a lot for your lovely review, we always try to help our guests in everything we can so they can enjoy their stay in our beautiful country. You are welcome here if you decide to comeback :) Pura Vida! Hostel Urbano

    Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

    I loved staying here. Brilliant hostel in a gorgeous repurposed house in a walkable San Jose neighbourhood out of downtown Super friendly and helpful staff, great indoor and outdoor living spaces, small but well equipped kitchen, comfy beds. Excellent choice and will be having one...More

    Thank KarYntravels
    Response from Hostel U, Guest Relations Manager at Hostel UrbanoResponded 11 May 2017

    Hola!! Thanks for your lovely review! We are super happy that you enjoyed your time in Hostel Urbano. As you said we are just 10-15min by bus or 30 min walking, everything you need is super close, we have several common areas and we enjoy...More

    Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

    I definitely recommend staying at Hostel Urbano if passing through San Jose. The hostel is clean, quiet and relaxing in an area close to the university, away from central San Jose which is run down and dirty. They have a free pancake breakfast, pool table,...More

    Thank JonathanEllis84
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    170 reviews
    #19 of 78 hotels in San Jose
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
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    • Price range
    • US$15 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of San Jose >
    • San Jose Metro >
    • San Jose
    • Also Known As
    • Hostel Urbano Costa Rica/San Jose
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    Traveller (25)
    Dining (8)
    Room & Suite (7)
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    crn97
    3 July 2017|
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    Response from Hostel U | Property representative |
    Hi! We are one of the most safest countries in Central America, but as any city you must be careful. The hostel is located in a safe area, there's a lot of movement do to the university, mall, stores, banks near by and... More
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    BrittSk
    8 February 2017|
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    Response from Hostel U | Property representative |
    No, it's not included. We can send you more information if you write us :)
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    Joe R
    10 January 2017|
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    Response from 1Jofmany | Reviewed this property |
    Hey, the staff were very friendly when I was there and offered me lots of material on tours - if you email them they can probably send some details through. When we did go on a zipling/canyoning trip they booked it for us... More
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    "Garden windows, not to the street"
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    "Booked a private room; had balcony access and a private bathroom which was great."
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    "LJ is so far the best one in the whole place!"
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    "I would stay there again"
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