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Atenas hotels and places to stay

La Toscana Hills
3.5 out of 5
From Monumento al Boyero 2.5 km NW, Street La Presa Residencial Las Cumbres, Atenas, Alajuela
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2.61 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)

"Everything was unique about the property. The animals, the pool, the rooms and common areas. Absolutely amazing and phenomenal. The drive to get there gets steep but once you have arrived, breathtaking."…"

Reviewed on Sep 3, 2019

La Toscana Hills
La Jacaranda Luxury Condos
3.5 out of 5
Barrio Fatima, continguo a Río Cajón, Atenas, Alajuela
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0.31 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (8 reviews)
Nice place.

"Nice place to relax."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2019

La Jacaranda Luxury Condos
Gorgeous Secluded Home With Warm Pool, River Walk and Amazing 180° Valley View
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1.3 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (30 reviews)
This place is simply a slice of paradise! My family had the trip of a lifetime here!

"I don’t even know where to begin with reviewing this property. Five stars are the most I can give it so that is what I went with. My family of six went and stayed 9 days and had plenty of space amd adventure and were in awe the entire time of the beauty of the home and property. Half of the house ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Gorgeous Secluded Home With Warm Pool, River Walk and Amazing 180° Valley View
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Bali-home W/best View, Privacy,pool, Wifi, Bbq, Near Beach/waterfall/ziplng, et
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0.45 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (98 reviews)
Un lugar increíble

"Si busca un lugar muy cerca de San José para pasar un fin de semana de paz y tranquilidad, con una vista increíble, este es el lugar"…"

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Bali-home W/best View, Privacy,pool, Wifi, Bbq, Near Beach/waterfall/ziplng, et
Luxurious Castle, Infinity Pool And Jaw Dropping Views!
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1.32 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (72 reviews)
Fantastic setting

"The house was fantastic. we enjoyed the infinity pool and the wide assortment of colorful birds as neighbors. I would recommend this house for anyone who wants to kick back and relax with easy access to restaurants , groceries, bakeries,and the best pizza to end a long day with."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Luxurious Castle, Infinity Pool And Jaw Dropping Views!
The Retreat Costa Rica
4 out of 5
Barrio Jesús de Atenas, Altos del Monte, Atenas, Alajuela
The price is $296 per night
0.86 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (36 reviews)

"The Retreat is a short drive from the San Jose Airport. The property feels serene and welcoming. The rooms off the yoga studio are definitely for morning people. The spa is world class. The views and sunsets spectacular."…"

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2020

The Retreat Costa Rica
Private Villa in Paradise, Breathtaking Views
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1.9 mi from city center
4.9/5Exceptional! (22 reviews)
Paradise in Atenas

"John and Guida were the best hosts ever. The property and the view were spectacular. Can’t say enough about our wonderful stay. Can’t wait to return."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Private Villa in Paradise, Breathtaking Views
Eden Atenas
3 out of 5
1 Km. entrada de Calle Mimi, Porton Azul, Barrio Fátima, Atenas, Alajuela
The price is $58 per night
0.86 mi from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (43 reviews)
Eden Atenas is Paradise!

"This was a wonderful place to stay. The garden is absolutely stunning and the pool was lovely. Jan is quite an accomplished cook, and anyone would love her breakfasts! It was just as advertised!!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

Eden Atenas
Atenas Mountain Dream Studio Suite,walking distance from town.
Jungle all around
Enchanting Villa W/Large Pool, Lush Gardens, Great Views, & Total Privacy
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0.72 mi from city center
5/5Exceptional! (80 reviews)
We would go back again

"It was like having our own 2 bedroom resort. The pool was fantastic and bigger than it looks in the listing. We spend many days just hanging out by the pool and bbqing. Wifi was strong and the nearby town was safe."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Enchanting Villa W/Large Pool, Lush Gardens, Great Views, & Total Privacy
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Visiting Atenas

Visitors to Atenas are sure to enjoy the coffeehouses and gardens. Tourists can also enjoy the city's baseball games and local tours. Top sights in the area include National Theater, Gold Museum, and Jade Museum.

  • You'll find 399 Expedia hotels and other accommodations in the larger area of San Jose
  • The closest major airport is in San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), 12.1 mi (19.4 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), 16.6 mi (26.7 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Atenas

Places to visit in the larger region include Palmares Church, Zoo Ave, and University for Peace. You'll also find Peace Park and Parque Viva in the area.

As you plan your holiday retreat, you'll find 23 hotels and other lodging options available to pick from in Atenas. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Hotel Boutique Villa Toscana - With a stay at this 3.5-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and overall value.
  • Eden Atenas - Our customers like the breakfast and pool at this B&B. With a stay at this 3-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • Barons Resort - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and pool.

Dressing for Atenas

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 83°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 61°F
  • From April to June, the average is 84°F during the day and 64°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 81°F during the day and 63°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 80°F as the daytime average and 62°F as the nighttime average
  • About 72.76 inches of rain falls on Atenas each year
  • April and May are usually the hottest months averaging 83°F, while January and February are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 62°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place for a stay in Atenas?
Based on our traveler data, The Retreat Costa Rica is one of the top choices for your stay. This 4-star hotel offers 2 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Other good choices for your trip include Barons Resort and Hotel Colinas del Sol.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Atenas, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel prior to the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which is usually within 24-48 hours of your arrival date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get top deals in Atenas.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Atenas?
To access more information about updating your trip to Atenas or cancelling it, click here.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation to Atenas?
Valley View Lodge - Finca Huetares is a lodge with 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Eden Atenas is another good choice for your stay with the kids. Attractions in the area like Ojo de Agua Spa Park and Turu Ba Ri Nature & Adventure Park are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a couple visiting Atenas?
The Retreat Costa Rica is a favorite 4-star hotel for couples, and features a full-service spa and a garden-view restaurant.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Atenas?
Valley View Lodge - Finca Huetares is a top lodge for people traveling with their pets, and offers 2 outdoor pools and a restaurant for its human guests. Hotel Colinas del Sol is another option if you’re bringing your pet along.
What are some accommodations with pools in Atenas?
Eden Atenas is a popular 3-star B&B featuring an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking. A couple of other options that feature an onsite pool include Hotel Villas de la Colina and Gorgeous Home With Spectacular Views of Volcanoes and the Entire Central Valley!.

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