Hostels in San José, Costa Rica

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San José, Costa Rica
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Costa Rica Backpackers
7,4 Good
Avenida 6, Between Calle 21 & 25, San José, Costa Rica
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3,0 km from city centre, San José, Costa Rica 
GoodBased on 1 921 reviews

Costa Rica Backpackers is situated in San Jose and is within a short walk of local sightseeing spots, such as Museum of Contemporary Art and Design and Museo Nacional de Costa Rica. It offers free Wi-Fi, a swimming pool and a concierge.

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Cheapest month:November
Most expensive month:December
Average price in San José:R6 257/night
Cheapest price found:R130/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Thursday
R141 - R821
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
R170 - R1 049
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Hostel prices in San José

2 stars and under

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Facts about staying in San José

  • What is the cost of a hostel in San José?

    San José hostels are R386/night, on average. However, you may find that prices fluctuate depending on the time of year. In November is often the cheapest month to book, and in May is the most expensive month to book a hostel in San José. Our users recently found hostels for R141/night - which is currently the lowest price. Keep in mind that we would consider anything in San José for R316/night or less a good deal.

  • What’s the best hostel in San José?

    Costa Rica Backpackers is the best San José hostel according to HotelsCombined users. Costa Rica Backpackers has a rating of 7,4/10 from 1 921 reviews.

  • What hostel is closest to San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport?

    Fauna Luxury Hostel is 10,9 km away from San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport, making it the closest San José hostel to the city’s most popular airport.

  • Should I stay in a San José hostel?

    Staying in a San José hostel has many benefits, including cost savings, proximity to the centre of the city, a social and laid-back atmosphere, and similar amenities to hotels (such as Wi-Fi, continental breakfast, or 24/7 check-in). Hostels in San José tend to attract younger, solo travellers, but they can be great for couples and families as well.