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* Dorm bed from $10
* Double $30
* Shutlle from and to the airport $26








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Welcome to Costa Rica Backpackers

First Backpackers hostel opened in Costa Rica in 2001  and number 1 budget accommodation since then for fellow travelers. We are located in DOWNTOWN SAN JOSÉ near bus terminals, bars, supermarkets and the city center. We have Top reviews  from guide books and good ratings online. Costa Rica Backpackers is a real slice of paradise for international travelers !!!


A huge tropical garden and a swimming pool in the heart of San Jose !

ALL FREE - internet, wifi, coffee & tea; kitchen facilities parking, storage.

TOP FACILITIES - BAR-RESTAURANT,  swimming pool, garden, hammocks, cool tunes, cable tv, wifi, hot showers, laundry service, tour desk.

LOCATION - In downtown San Jose near plaza de la cultura, national museum and the lively ¨Barrio la California¨ (Bars, restaurants, cinema  just around the block). Supermarkets only 5mn walk!

DORMITORIES - Capacity of 4, 6 or 8 beds with orthopedic matresses. We provide male, female and mixed dormitories (with sheets, blankets, pillow and mettalic lockers)

VACATION PLANNING - Frustrated trying to organize your whole trip from outside of Costa Rica? Let us do it for you! Come see us in our tour/travel office we´ll find great locations and adventures to fit your interests and budget!

Looking for a job ? Tour desk advisor and bartender needed apply now


Arenal, Cahuita, Chirripo, Dominical, Jaco, Liberia, Mal Pais, Manuel Antonio, Monteverde, Montezuma, Nosara, Osa, Orosi, Puerto Viejo, Quepos Samara, San Jose, Tamarindo, Tortuguero, Turrialba, Uvita, Nicaragua, Panama, Link - Tel (506) 2221-6191