Alajuela Backpackers Boutique Hostel

4th Avenue and 4th Street, Alajuela, Province of Alajuela, 6824 1000, Costa Rica | 2 star hostel
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This 2 star hostel, located on 4th Avenue and 4th Street, Alajuela, is near Fincas Naturales, The Butterfly Farm (Finca de Mariposas), Juan Santamaria Historical Museum, and Parque Juan Santamaria.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsAlajuela Backpackers Boutique Hostel

    Reviewed by joshtollman

    Arrived at Hostel

    Reviewed May 31, 2014
    by (3 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    Good hostel with wifi and nice shower

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Alajuela Backpackers Boutique Hostel

    2.50 of 5 stars Fair

    Travel Blogs from Alajuela

    Poas es Niebla

    A travel blog entry by lynsey.nault on Jan 21, 2014

    4 photos

    ... windy and beautiful with many coffee farms and terraces built into the hillside.

    Yesterday we had bocas at Lega bar which is named after the local soccer team. Today we went for a big, cheap seafood plate. Yesterday we came back and had a siesta and then Steve's friend Gracie came over and made us a big casserole her family makes for celebrations. It consists of a layer of mashed potatoes, a layer with carrots, ...

    Coffee beans

    A travel blog entry by bargreenwood on Nov 07, 2013

    2 photos

    After a delicious breakfast at the hotel we explored the surrounding area and as usual hardly got beyond the car park because of all the interesting and exotic weeds! Tropical trees and shrubs abound, many of them not native to Central American but none the less fascinating, it is like living in the tropical house at Kew.
    Then we awaited pick up from ...

    Departure and Arrival!

    A travel blog entry by misterwilborn on Jun 07, 2013

    16 photos

    ... Rican government and its minions seem to be very concerned with making sure each visitor is LEAVING the country. At this point in the trip, none of us are sure why they are making such a fuss, but inevitably this is going to be revealed.

    After a three hour and forty minute flight, we touched down in San Jose, Costa Rica. A feeling of relief and increased excitement had certainly taken over the group. Our time in airports and planes has ...

    WEEK #2 Marymount Education Students Arrive.

    A travel blog entry by dball on May 27, 2013

    3 comments, 40 photos

    ... to walk, and would not be able to work with us this week. So my students and I would have to conduct classes with lesson plans Laura provided and the schedule she and I had planned last week.
    I speak enough Spanish to get by, but my students do not.

    We would be helping the Manos Abiertas residents with their daily living chores and exercise in the early morning, then conduct their academic classes and ...

    Recap From Costa

    A travel blog entry by jord-travers on May 05, 2013

    18 photos

    ... Manzanillo for some much missed sand and surf. Along the way we were stopped by a sloth crossing the road taking a leisurely 5 minutes to make the 4-metre journey. The juxtaposition of the jungle reaching out onto the beach is fascinating and had our heads looking up along the entire ride. The Saturday night was spent at Lazy Mon Bar and kicked off with 2x1 happy hour Coco Loco's and a huge serving of chicken nachos. A beach bonfire ensued accompanied with live music, fire dancing and ...