Hostels in San José, Costa Rica

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San José, Costa Rica
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Cheapest month:June
Most expensive month:December
Average price in San José:$32/night
Cheapest price found:$10/night
Cheapest day:Saturday
Most expensive day:Wednesday
$15 - $55
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$20 - $53
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Top Rated San José, San José Province hostels

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 

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.

Hostel prices in San José, San José Province

2 stars and under

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Where to stay in San José, San José Province

Facts about staying in San José, San José Province

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

    $33 per night is how much hostels in San José cost, on average. $10 per night was the lowest price recently found by HotelsCombined users - but anything for $31 per night or less is a good deal. San José hostel prices fluctuate throughout the year, with January being the most expensive month to book, and in February being the cheapest.

  • 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 1,762 reviews.

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

    The closest San José hostel to San José Juan Santamaria Intl Airport is Fauna Luxury Hostel, which is 10.9 km away.

  • What area of San José is most popular to stay in?

    While there are other neighbourhoods throughout San José, 100% of HotelsCombined users searched for hostels in Carmen in the past 12 months, making it a popular choice. Hostel Casa del Parque is our most popular hostel in this area.

  • Should I stay in a San José hostel?

    Staying at a hostel is beneficial if you’re looking to travel to San José on a budget. Spending less on accommodations means you can spend more on activities, food, and souvenirs. You may find that some hostels in San José offer amenities similar to those that hotels provide, such as continental breakfasts, 24/7 check-in, an on-site bar, and free Wi-Fi - so there’s often no need to forego any travel comforts.

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