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Hotel Description

At Hostel El Mundo en un Castillo you'll be within just a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions like University of Costa Rica and San Pedro Mall. Highlights at this hostel include in-room free WiFi and plasma TVs.

Cable TV and ceiling fans are featured in all 10 rooms.

This business-friendly hostel offers free WiFi in public areas, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, a terrace, and a garden. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

With a stay at this San Pedro hostel, you'll be 2.6 km (1.6 mi) from National Park and 3.3 km (2 mi) from Morazan Park.

City Apartment, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Australia-shared bathroom

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Apartamento Mexico

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 5 Max

Family Room, Multiple Beds

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 9 Max

Family Triple Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Property Features

Public spaces have free WiFi. A 24-hour business center and a meeting room are available. An airport shuttle (available on request) and an area shuttle are available for a fee. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden are also featured at the business-friendly Hostel El Mundo en un Castillo. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this San Pedro hostel.

  • 10 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • 1 conference room
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Smoking in designated areas


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking


  • Airport: Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) (28.5 km / 17.7 mi)
  • Train station: San Jose University of Costa Rica Station (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and area shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Hostel El Mundo en un Castillo offers 10 accommodations with ceiling fans. Plasma televisions come with cable channels. This San Pedro hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Separate bedroom
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Plasma television
  • Cable channels
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Ceiling fan

Food & Drink

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies


  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.


  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 50.0 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.


Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards.

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Staffed front desk


Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 30.00 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 50.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hostel El Mundo en un Castillo San Pedro
  • Hostel El Mundo en un Castillo
  • El Mundo en un Castillo San Pedro
  • Hostel El Mundo en un Castillo San Pedro
  • Hostel El Mundo en un Castillo Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.