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Studio Hotel
Studio Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 50 meters North of the Red Cross, Santa Ana
Free Cancellation
4.6/5 (1,106 reviews)
$85/ nightfor 2 guests

Beautiful lobby and common areas, spacious room and nice staff

Reviewed on Nov 18, 2018
Parque del Lago Boutique Hotel
Parque del Lago Boutique Hotel
3.5 out of 5.0 Ave 2da, calles 40-42, San Jose
Free Cancellation
4.3/5 (449 reviews)
$75/ nightfor 2 guests

Good hotel, even though I had to beds the space felt small. No working table,so it's good to rest, but not that good for work.

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2018
El Silencio Lodge and Spa
El Silencio Lodge and Spa
4.0 out of 5.0 Bajos de Toro Amarillo, Toro Amarillo
4.7/5 (58 reviews)
$375/ nightfor 2 guests

Wonderful place to really wind down and truly relax (especially after the 2 hour drive from SJO airport).

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2018

Recently booked Boutique Hotels in San Jose

Studio Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 29 minutes ago
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3.0 out of 5.0
Last booking: 1 hour ago

Where Should I Stay in San Jose?


Searching for a stylish place to stay for your visit to San Jose? A boutique hotel may be exactly what you're looking for if you like small hotels with personalized service and good atmosphere. Select from 30 boutique-style accommodations in San Jose to find a property that captures this destination's local spirit.


Travelers say they enjoy these boutique accommodations in San Jose:

Studio Hotel: 4-star hotel with 82 guestrooms. Enjoy the 2 restaurants, poolside bar, and outdoor pool. Popular with our guests for its guestroom size and proximity to shopping.

Hotel Posada Canal Grande: 3-star hotel with 12 guestrooms. This property offers a restaurant, a bar, and an outdoor pool. Expedia travelers like its comfortable rooms and proximity to shopping.

Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica: 3.5-star hotel with 80 guestrooms. Take advantage of this property's 2 restaurants, bar, and casino. Our guests enjoy the central location and comfortable rooms.

Hotel Villa Los Candiles: 3.5-star hotel with 28 guestrooms. Provides guests with a restaurant, a bar, and an outdoor pool. Reviews say the guestroom size and proximity to shopping are noteworthy.

Apartotel La Sabana: 3-star aparthotel with 32 guestrooms. Guests can enjoy amenities such as spa services, an outdoor pool, and free breakfast. Expedia travelers like the walkable location and quiet rooms.


What Should I See and Do in San Jose?


Once you've decided where you'll stay in lively San Jose, figure out some fun things to do on your trip. The shopping, cafés, and bird watching are just some of the things to enjoy while you're in the area.


San Jose is also known for its:
  • Museums
  • Volcano
  • Tours
  • Entertainment
  • Parks

Top activities and sights around San Jose include National Theater, Gold Museum, and Jade Museum. You might also want to see interesting spots such as National Center of Art and Culture, National Museum of Costa Rica, and Parque Nacional during your trip.


When Should I Plan a Trip to San Jose?


If you want to know about the local weather, you can use this info to plan your escape to San Jose:


  • Hottest months: April, May, March, and June, with an average temperature of 83°F
  • Coldest months: January, February, December, and November, with an average temperature of 62°F
  • Driest months: January, February, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 0.54 inches
  • Rainiest months: September, October, June, and August, with an average rainfall of 11.66 inches

Getting Around San Jose


The nearest major airport is in San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), which is located 4.4 mi (7.1 km) from the heart of the city, but San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) may also be an option. If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from San Jose Pacific Station, San Jose Procuradiria Museum Station, or San Jose Viquez Square Station.