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Gaudy's Backpacker Hostel

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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“private room”(13 reviews)
“costa rica”(19 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed here with a group of 13 for a World Challenge trip. Andres, the hostel owner, was very accommodating and helped us to book transport, gave us recommendations for hostels, health and safety info, maps etc. We ordered food and he cooked our evening meals....More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I travelled with a group of 19 on a school expedition. The hostel was very comfortable and clean and the breakfast amazing! (Pancakes with fruit) Andreas went over and above for us by booking our accommodation in other parts of Costa Rica, as we were...More

Thank Kirsten W
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Cannot recommend Gaudy's more. We were a group of 19 who were treated so well during our stay. Andreas went over and above to accommodate us throughout our month long trip which required returning to San Jose multiple times. He even phoned around and booked...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2017

I stayed only one night in Gaudy's on my way to Puerto Viejo. Overall, it was an excellent experience! I knew I would be late because of a mechanical problem with the bus so I sent an email explaining the situation and asking them to...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The hostel serves as a transit point for many short-term travelers to San José. Every day new people come and others go. Overall the staff is dealing with it in efficient way. They work very hard to keep the place clean, refresh sheets and pillows,...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
US$13 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$13 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette
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Response from TaniaAMS | Reviewed this property |
We took one of the plenty taxis standing outside, it was 15000 colones for 2.
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"Dorms and private rooms are more than expected. I prefer upstairs by the window. Great air flow and view of..."
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"The dorm room at the back of the building is further from the door and quieter."
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"Balcon room is very noisy at night with the traffic light!"
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"Private rooms have en suites"
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