Hotel Columbus

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Standard Room, Multiple Beds | Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Standard Double Room, 1 Bedroom, with A/C, Park View | In-room dining
Standard Room, Multiple Beds | Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Standard Double Room, 1 Bedroom, with A/C, Park View | Desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Hotel Columbus

Hotel Columbus

2.0 star property
Hostel with restaurant, near National Stadium of Costa Rica

8.6/10 Fabulous

67 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Microwave
  • Restaurant
Sabana Norte, 100m east of ICE, 2nd floor of Restaurante Hibachi, San José
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Room service
  • Concierge services
Feel at home
  • Children stay free
  • Microwave
  • Private bathroom
  • Television
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free self-parking

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About this area

What's nearby

  • National Stadium of Costa Rica - 5 min walk
  • Sabana Park - 1 min drive
  • Multiplaza Mall Escazu - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • San José (SYQ-Tobías Bolaños Intl.) - 12 min drive
  • San José (SJO-Juan Santamaría Intl.) - 25 min drive
  • San Jose Sabana Station - 14 min walk
  • San Jose Contraloria Station - 20 min walk
  • San Jose Cemetery Station - 29 min walk

About this property

Hotel Columbus

Property highlights
Take advantage of free continental breakfast, a bar and a restaurant at Hotel Columbus. Stay connected with free in-room WiFi.
Other perks at this hostel include:
  • Free self-parking
  • Concierge services and smoke-free property
  • Guest reviews say great things about the location
Room features
All guest rooms at Hotel Columbus include amenities, such as late-night fare. Guests reviews say good things about the size rooms at the property.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with rainfall showers and free toiletries
  • Flat-screen TVs with cable channels
  • Microwaves, daily housekeeping and desks


English, Korean, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 14 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time from 2:30 PM until 9:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11:30 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Up to 2 children (6 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room using existing bedding
  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast each morning 7:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (late night)

Travelling with children

  • Children stay free


  • Concierge services


  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 2016


  • In-room accessibility


  • English
  • Korean
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Iron/ironing board

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Rainfall shower heads
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Microwave


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; guests are provided with hand sanitiser; masks are required in public areas.


This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

This property does not have lifts.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Hotel Columbus San José
Hotel Columbus Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Hotel Columbus Hostel/Backpacker accommodation San José

Frequently asked questions

Does Hotel Columbus offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Columbus does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Hotel Columbus?
As of 28 September 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel Columbus on 29 September 2022 start from €46, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hotel Columbus?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitiser and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Hotel Columbus?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Hotel Columbus?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel Columbus?
You can check in from 2:30 PM - 9:30 PM. Check-out time is 11:30 AM.
Are there restaurants at or near Hotel Columbus?
Yes, there's an on-site restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Restaurant Flor de Loto (5-min walk), Park Cafe (6-min walk) and L'Olivo (7-min walk).
What's the area around Hotel Columbus like?
Hotel Columbus is a short 5-minute walk from National Stadium of Costa Rica and 5 minutes' walk from Sabana Park. Travellers love the hostel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings






Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities



10/10 Exceptional

David, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Very clean and the area around the hotel is safe. Parking has easy access. The owner is very attentive and friendly. Breakfast was top notch
Gustavo, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Nice location. Friendly room. Food options is right in the same building. Like it very much.
Chengda, 1-night family trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

staff was very nice and helpfull, though not very fluent in English. It would've been nice to have a longer string to control the lights and fan. now you have to stand on the bed to pull it. Also it would've been nice to have a trash can in lobby and outside (for smokers).
Yoni, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Awesome place to stay in a long trip
2-night business trip
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

Curtains fell off the windows and was too high to reach. Good in attached restaurant was poor quality.
1-night business trip
Verified Orbitz guest review

10/10 Exceptional

2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Nadine, 1-night trip
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Loved the restaurant, and the staff were all very kind and helpful.
BMiller, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

3-night trip
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