$12 per night
$12 per night
Hostel Gran Imperial, San Pedro, Costa Rica

Hostel Gran Imperial

San Pedro, Costa Rica - Between 1st. Avenue And 8th Street

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a little dissapointed ... The imperials new remodel is nice and seems much more clean than in the past. The service was great, but payment and reservations through the internet were not very well looked over. When we got there the people didnt know what my online receight was. ...

Description - Hostel

This hostel was built more than 60 years ago and is located in downtown San Jose, at the corner of First Avenue and 8th Street, right in front of the Central Market.
We are focused on backpackers and carefree people who would like to spend their time in a cool, clean, beautiful and secure place. Our goal is to provide the means for an unforgettable vacation, a unique experience.

We offer more than 60 rooms, from the very simple one-bed, fan, shared bath space to the one with balcony, air-conditioned, private bath, cable tv. We can fit any budget.
The hostel is located near the major bus stations that can take you almost anywhere in the country.

Resides the rooms, we offer a restaurant, bar, a small shop where you can find from t-shirts and handcrafts to refreshments, water or a snack. If we don´t have, we will get it for you.
Would you like us to program some tours for your enjoyment? Of course! From a simple city tour to an incredible visit to the beach, along with volcanoes, rafting, bungee jumping, ultra-light flights, zoos, bird-watching, whatever you may want.

Please let us help you make your visit to this incredible country, the most enjoyable experience of your life!

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The space
  • Property type: Hostel
  • Guest rooms/units: 60
  • Year built: 1948
  • Renovated: 2008
Hostel accommodations

Lowest price available: $12

1 Bunk Bed Standard - 2 Beds 2 Singles 1 Bunk Bed 3 Singles Standard Double Female Dorm Male Dorm Mixed Dorm Single Single And Queen - Tv And Br Standard Triple Twin
  • Check-in: 2:00pm
  • Check-out: 2:00pm

Hostel amenities

Bar, restaurant, tv space, free internet, laundry (and ironing if needed)

24-hr front desk Breakfast (extra charge) Laundry/valet service Newspapers/magazines Open 24 Hours Parking (extra charge) Restaurant on site Smoking permitted Wireless internet

Room amenities

Balconies Maid service daily Private bathroom Shared bathroom Television (cable/satellite)


Right in the heart of San Jose, near museums, theaters, restaurants, bars, night clubs, casinos
Not far from major bus stations that can take our guests almost anywhere: beaches, volcanoes, national parks, fishing, bungee jumping, ultralights, etc

Points of interest
  • Public and Private Banks
  • Post Office (0. 8 km, 0. 5 mi)
  • Restaurants
  • National Theater (1. 6 km, 1 mi)
  • Parks
  • National Museum (2. 4 km, 1. 5 mi)
  • Handcrafts
  • Bus Starion
  • National Market (across the street)
  • Taxi Service
  • Shoe Stores

Food and drink
Eating out
Mercado Central
Regional Food
La Casa De Dona Lela
Typical Food
Burger King
Taco Bell
Mexican Food

Price details

$12 - 43 per night

Taxes included in price

An additional deposit may be requested prior to arrival. If so, you will be contacted directly after you confirm your booking.

Credit cards: Not accepted on location

Available discounts

Groups, 5 days or more, senior citizens

Location - Hostel

Between 1st. Avenue And 8th Street
San Pedro
San José (Provincia de San José)
Costa Rica  506

How to get there

Corner of 1st. Avenue and 8th Street
West side of the Central Market

Bus, Taxi

Nearest airport: 22 km (international flights), 6 km (national flights)