7 Hostels in Alajuela, Costa Rica

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Alajuela, Costa Rica. You can choose from 7 Alajuela hostels. In total, there are 31 cheap places to stay in Alajuela such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $14 for a dorm.


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Alajuela Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Alajuela, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

Total number of hostels

7

Average dorm price

$14

Average private room price

$53

Cheapest hostel in Alajuela

$14

(Alajuela Backpackers Airport Hostel is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Alajuela

2

(Alajuela Backpackers Airport Hostel is the best rated)

Average rating of all hostels

6.3

Hostels in Alajuela for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Get to know Alajuela (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Alajuela here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Tambor Tambor (4 Km / 2 mi.)
Heredia Heredia (11 Km / 7 mi.)
Grecia Grecia (13 Km / 8 mi.)
Sarchi Sarchi (17 Km / 11 mi.)
Poasito Poasito (17 Km / 10 mi.)
San José San José (17 Km / 10 mi.)
Tinamaste Tinamaste (19 Km / 12 mi.)

FAQ about Alajuela Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Alajuela. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Alajuela. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Alajuela Hostels

A hostel in Alajuela costs on average $14 for a dorm. A hostel in Alajuela with private rooms costs on average $53.

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Hostelz.com compares prices for 7 hostel in Alajuela, Costa Rica. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Alajuela such as

  • 13 hotel
  • 8 guesthouse
  • 2 apartment

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Alajuela.

Travel Tips for Alajuela - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Alajuela

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Alajuela and Costa Rica.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Your Packing List for Alajuela