A Historical mansion from one of the most important ex presidents and the only hostel on central avenue with a swimming pool bar and restaurant. This graceful neoclassical home once belonged to Jose Figueres, the Costa Rican president who abolished the army and granted wormed the right to vote. In late 2009, the hostel completed a top-to-bottom makeover that preserved the Spanish-tile floors and left the facade's decorative friezes sparkling. Hostel Toruma is the only Hostel located on central avenue and the only one in los Yoses and San Pedro area that has a swimming pool. The hotel is right in the middle of everything, around bars, discos, banks, supermarkets and any store you might need or desire.Hostel Toruma provides with budget luxury accommodation; Please note you will be staying on an expresident mansion. The hotel services and amenities include: FREE Internet Access / FREE WIFI, FREE coffee, FREE lockers / FREE storeroom SAFE deposit boxes, FREE Parking, Sun Loungers, Card Phones, Cable TV Common Room, Outdoor Terrace Area, Laundry service, 24 Hour Security Towels / Tours Desk / 24 Hour Reception The hotel also offer:New Bar & Restaurant, Classical Swimming Pool The only hostel with a swimming pool in the San Pedro area Luxury & Superior Budget Accommodation, Private rooms with Cable TV, a couch, and a private bathroom including hot water, Spacious Dormitories, New Orthopedic Mattresses Wide common areas, Excellent & Safe Location, Airport Shuttle (send the hotel your flight details for Pick-up) Close to all the city attractions, bars, restaurants, banks, shops, movie theaters Peaceful & Calm atmosphere, ideal for relaxing".The hotel also provides billiards, dry cleaning, lobby and reception.