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Castle Tam Hostel

Avenida 4,100 metros oeste Escuela de la Roosevelt, San Pedro, San Jose, Costa Rica, Distance from city centre: 3.1km

Rating: 86% from 5 reviews

  • 92%Atmosphere
  • 88%Staff
  • 96%Security
  • 72%Cleanliness
  • 92%Location
  • 92%Value for money
  • 76%Facilities

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  • Very nice staff, good location and it was nice to have two kitchens to choose from. The restrooms were clean and orderly, and there were dorm curtains for privacy. I was not satisfied with the dorm sheets and pillows. They were dingy and smelled. I couldn't tell if they'd been washed recently.
  • 89%
  • 18 Aug 2014 corina USA
  • Brett is a very helpful staff member. Hostel is super close to a great nightlife area of San Jose. Dorm rooms are a bit cramped and there aren't any abundance of washrooms, but overall the feel is very good in the hostel. Some nice common areas to hang out, too, plus breakfast (scrambled eggs and strawberries) is included. Excellent place to stay in San Jose.
  • 97%
  • 20 Jun 2014 Anonymous Canada
  • I've visited Castle Tam several times whilst traveling through San Jose. Hot water, reasonable prices, and an upbeat atmosphere; what more can One ask for hostel-wise? Jonathon is outgoing and quite helpful with making arrangements throughout the country. My one point of constructive criticism would be to update the mosquito netting in the shared dorm ASAP. Rating>>> Solid Choice!!
  • 89%
  • 04 Dec 2013 Anonymous USA
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