Maleku Hostel

50mts west of Nuevo Hospital, Alajuela, Province of Alajuela, Costa Rica | Hostel
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This hostel, located on 50mts west of Nuevo Hospital, 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 ReviewsMaleku Hostel Alajuela

    Reviewed by malonetravels2

    Helpful, Central, Free Airport Shuttle

    Reviewed Feb 18, 2013
    by (8 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

    They won't pick you up at the airport, but they do have hourly free shuttle back to the airport which we really appreciated. Nice kitichen, wifi. Close to supermarket, and walking distance to Bank of Costa RIca in mall to pay airport exit tax if want to pay ahead of time.

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

    TripAdvisor Reviews Maleku Hostel Alajuela

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent
     

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