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    Gaudy's Backpacker Hostel

    Ave. 5, Calle 36 y 38, Casa 3636 | near Banco de Costa Rica de Paseo Colon, San Jose, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 27 February 2017

    This hostel experience was a nightmare. My sister and I arrived in Costa Rica and headed straight for this hostel after a few long days of traveling. We had booked two nights and as soon as we arrived we were asked to pay and we...More

    1  Thank Emilee G
    Response from Andres G, Manager at Gaudy's Backpacker HostelResponded 24 March 2017

    Same review than yuor sisters, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us! You booked a private room with a non refundable rate and 24 hour cancelation policy prerior arrival, when you and your sister got here where very happy and enthiusiastic,...More

    Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

    We stayed one night here after landing in San Jose. The surrounding area isn't great although it's near the park and in walking distance to downtown. Our room was clean but the shower was cold. WiFi was also spotty.

    1  Thank Brent C
    Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

    My sister and I arrived to Gaudy's after two long days of travel. Our plan was to meet our parents the following days, but we hadn't had wifi to confirm our plans. We payed right away in cash and opened our Wifi and realized we...More

    Thank MomCanada
    Response from Andres G, Manager at Gaudy's Backpacker HostelResponded 23 February 2017

    Thank you very much for taking the time to review us! You booked a private room with a non refundable rate and 24 hour cancelation policy prerior arrival, when you and your sister got here where very happy and enthiusiastic, after checking in you talked...More

    Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

    I arrived to gaudys after my passport and cellphone got stolen. Gaudys helped me with everything I needed. They were kind and supportive. The hostel is clean and have a homy vibe. Free WiFi, breakfast includes and most importantly best people ever! Thank you

    Thank Moran M
    Reviewed 9 February 2017

    This hostel is excellent! Used them twice for my journey in and out of San Jose. Very helpful, great local knowledge of course and only seek to make your stay the best. Even let me pitch up before going off to find an ATM to...More

    Thank Adam D
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$11 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    1 June 2016|
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    Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
    As far as shuttle to airport, none specifically for Gaudy's. There is taxi service but you can take the bus much cheaper both ways.
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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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    "Rooms in the back my be quieter, but not sure how the wifi will be."
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