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Gaudys Backpackers Hostel

Great arranged hostel, looks more than a homestay than a hostel. We liked it and we would book it again.

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Facilities

  • 24 hour reception
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Breakfast Included
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Games room
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Wheelchair accessible

Communications

  • Card Phones
  • Fax Service
  • Postal Service

General

  • Towels for Hire

In Room Facilities

  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box

Parking

  • Bicycle Parking
  • Free Parking

Sport & Leisure

  • Cable TV
  • Pool Table

About Gaudys Backpackers Hostel

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**Rated as the best hostel in Costa Rica in 2010**

Voted as #1 Hostel in Costa Rica In August, September and December 2009 By

hostelworld's customers.

Why to stay somewhere else if you can stay with us, the best hostel in Costa Rica!!!!

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reputation

Gaudys has been open for 9 years now, we have always been recognized for our cleanliness, hospitality, unbeatable location.

if you read other costumers reviews youll see why.

Very friendly and helpful staff, they are always ready to give advice and recommendations on where to go and what to do in San Jose and Costa Rica.

Comfy beds guaranteed

Like at home, super clean beds, you won't want to get out of bed they are so comfortable!! No more back pains because of cheap beds. You deserve to be guaranteed your sleep in comfort....

Best of all we provide friendly, expert local advice, advice you can trust and rely on.

Important info

Please note check-in times are from 11 AM, make sure you set up your arrival time correctly.

Cleanest hostel you would find in San Jose, Couldnt be in a better location near by banks, supermarkets, main street in san jose, largest park in san jose, 10 minutes walk to downtown and 2 blocks away from the bus stop to/from the international airport.

Notice: Some taxi drivers say we are full or that they dont know were we are located, they do this as they would try to take you to another hostel where they get commissions form, so if this happens to you just tell him you have a reservation here, well hold the room until you show up.

We offer different type of rooms such as singles, doubles and dorms. You'll get free internet 24/7, Wi-Fi zone, free coffee and tea all day. Kitchen facilities, TV room with cable TV, books to read in your free time, free security boxes, free storage room, hot showers, linen included, hammocks to relax in our garden, all within a very clean and lovely house!

We provide transport to and from the airport at a rate lower than the regular taxis. $24 (1-2 person), 3 or more $9 per person.

We also offer tours to volcanoes, beaches, canopy,rafting,waterfalls and much more with the lowest rates!

Come here and feel like at home in a very familiar environment! Get to meet other travelers as well as our very nice and bilingual staff!

Our staff is available to you 24 hours a day and will provide you with free maps, bus schedule and other info!

No curfew!

Important Information

Conditions

Important info
**Please note check-in times are from 11 AM, **Make sure you set up your arrival time correctly, we'll hold your room or bed 2 hours more after the arrival time you have set.
**Please pay cash on arrival.

*Please Note: If you are booking on the same day as arrival you must book before 5:00 PM as after this time your booking may not be accepted

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Location

Ave. 5 / Calle 36 y 38, Casa 3636 Del Banco de Costa Rica de Paseo Colon, 200 al nor

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Guest Reviews

Great arranged hostel, looks more than a homestay than a hostel. We liked it and we would book it again.

Overall
4
Location
4
Cleanliness
5
Value
5
Facilities
5
Service
4

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

Everyone at gaudys was absolutely amazing and I felt right at home. Wonderful place with wonderful people. Thsnk you for looking after me!

Overall
5
Location
5
Cleanliness
5
Value
5
Facilities
5
Service
5

This is a Trusted Review. Why?

hi!

we've been 3 times in Gaudys backpackers hotel and believe it is a good alternative economic and cozy to sleep in san jose.

Rooms are clean, with individual bathroom (which we reserve) and hot water (something that many accommodations in Costa Rica announced but really are few hotels with hot water in the country).

Hotel staff are very friendly and willing to provide all information required of them (the truth is that generally in Costa Rica we were treated very kindly everywhere).

hola!

hemos estado 3 veces en el hotel Gaudys backpackers y creemos que es una buena alternativa económica y acojedora para dormir en san jose. (una muy buena alternativa relación calidad-precio)

las habitaciones son limpias, con baño propio (las que nosotras reservamos) y agua caliente (algo que muchos alojamientos anuncian en costa rica pero que realmente pocos hoteles del país tienen). Los responsables del hotel son muy amables y estan dispuestos en todo momento a facilitarte toda la información que se les requiera (la verdad es que en general en costa rica nos han tratado con mucha amabilidad en todas partes).

Overall
4
Location
4
Cleanliness
4
Value
4
Facilities
4
Service
4

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*  The Customer Satisfaction score is based on a combination of ratings from Travellerspoint and external websites. The score of 82% for this property is based on ratings provided by 77 guests.

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