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Hotel La Guaria Inn & Suites

Hotel La Guaria Inn & Suites

Alajuela, 2nd. Av., 1st. Street, Alajuela
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2.5 out of 5.0
 
 
3.7 out of 5 (172 reviews)
Good, comfortable urban hotel in Alajuela. Great, clean, and comfortable hotel in the center of Alajuela. Great if you need to stop for the night near the SJO airport at the beginning or end of trip. Airport shuttle punctual and reliable. Breakfast included. Nice pool. Friendly and professional multilingual staff. Near restaurants and other ...
Jul 24, 2018

$34 per night for 2 guests

Hotel La Guaria Inn & Suites$34
Hotel El Maragato

Hotel El Maragato

Ave Central, San Jose
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3.0 out of 5.0
 
 
3.6 out of 5 (447 reviews)
Great location Hotell located close to Plaza cultura , easy access to all facilities
Apr 25, 2018

$55 per night for 2 guests

Hotel El Maragato$55
Hotel Luisiana

Hotel Luisiana

100 west and 400 south from Cruz Roja, Santa Ana
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3.5 out of 5.0
 
 
4.2 out of 5 (1,918 reviews)
The staff was very friendly and welcoming. I liked that they were very helpful, honest and straightforward. They do have a strict check in policy which they won't check you in earlier than 3pm but I do understand the reasoning behind it. Rooms were comfy. Parking for car is safe and location is good. ...
Sep 12, 2018

$34 per night for 2 guests

Hotel Luisiana$34
Hotel Posada Canal Grande

Hotel Posada Canal Grande

Del cruce de Piedades 400 sur, Santa Ana
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3.0 out of 5.0
 
 
4.4 out of 5 (880 reviews)
exclusive hotel with wonderful viewI was impressed with the view of the hotel, the friendly staff there. For a hotel that I only pay like 33$/night , it was a wonderful deal. The staff there treated me like an VIP since I stayed for 9 nights. I get to talk to most of the staffs there in a personal way. My experience was ...
Jun 26, 2018

$31 per night for 2 guests

Hotel Posada Canal Grande$31
Cocoon Hotel

Cocoon Hotel

Avenida 9 - Calle central, San Jose
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3.5 out of 5.0
 
 
3.3 out of 5 (387 reviews)
Recommend if your looking for good valueGreat value but take ear plugs as the city noice is loud.
Mar 29, 2018

$33 per night for 2 guests

Cocoon Hotel$33
Hotel Quinta Avenida

Hotel Quinta Avenida

Paseo Colón, 300 Norte y 200 Este, San Jose
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2.5 out of 5.0
 
 
3.1 out of 5 (61 reviews)
Nice little hotel Very nice little place in San José with very friendly and accommodating members of staff. Everything as pictured and stated, we only stayed overnight because of our plans but everything was catered to perfectly, from late check in to early check out.
Feb 11, 2018

$27 per night for 2 guests

Hotel Quinta Avenida$27
Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica

Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica

Calle Central y Tercera Av. 15, San Jose
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4.0 out of 5.0
 
 
3.9 out of 5 (1,199 reviews)
Very nice staff. You can tell facility needs upgrades. Roof in poor condition
Sep 18, 2018

$76 per night for 2 guests

Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica$76
Hotel Novo

Hotel Novo

100m N. del Hospital San Juan de Dios, San Jose
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3.0 out of 5.0
 
 
3.7 out of 5 (127 reviews)
Great place to stay on a budget!Great staff on arrival, clean room and bathrooms. Breakfast was more then I expected. Amazing and friendly staff. If you’re after somewhere to stay on a budget and right in the city centre then look no further. 10 our of 10 in a budget hotel sense.
Aug 5, 2018

$39 per night for 2 guests

Hotel Novo$39
Wyndham San Jose Herradura Hotel & Convention Center

Wyndham San Jose Herradura Hotel & Convention Center

Autopista General Canas, Ciudad Cariari
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4.0 out of 5.0
 
 
4.0 out of 5 (1,674 reviews)
Very friendly staff. Also great food options. The pool was a great place to relax.
Sep 18, 2018
Morazán Hotel & Casino

Morazán Hotel & Casino

1st avenue and 7th Street, San Jose
    2.5 out of 5.0
     
     
    3.5 out of 5 (350 reviews)
    HoyelmorazanPreviously I always rented a jr suite. There was no choice for such a room on the Expedia web site. I rented the room that was closest in price to the jr suite only to find that the room I rented was a standard room. The room had no soap or toilet paper.. luckily I got the room I asked for, but it ...
    Jun 20, 2018

    $47 per night for 2 guests

    Morazán Hotel & Casino$47
    Hotel Suites Cristina

    Hotel Suites Cristina

    300 meters north ICE building, San Jose
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    3.5 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.4 out of 5 (230 reviews)
    Great service!Great Service! Very clean and great rooms! Recommended 100%
    Jul 7, 2018

    $84 per night for 2 guests

    Hotel Suites Cristina$84
    Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel

    Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel

    Avenida 6, between Calle 21 & 25, San Jose
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    2.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    3.9 out of 5 (54 reviews)
    Perfect place for leaving/goingThis is my absolute place to stay in San Jose - safe, cheap, great atmosphere, shuttle to airport, all you can ask for right?
    Jun 5, 2018

    $25 per night for 2 guests

    Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel$25
    Costa Rica Guesthouse

    Costa Rica Guesthouse

    Avenida 6, Entre Calle 21 y 25, San Jose
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    3.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    3.9 out of 5 (214 reviews)
    Meet interesting people:an international eperienceGreat breakfast included , unlimited coffee and tea, almost all day(not at 3am,but that seems reasonable) Rooms have character,I was surprised to have the most upper room with a patio:lovely with lots of room. Great for extended stays.
    Jul 3, 2018

    $19 per night for 2 guests

    Costa Rica Guesthouse$19
    Wyndham Garden San Jose Escazu

    Wyndham Garden San Jose Escazu

    San Rafael Escazu, Escazu
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    3.5 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.3 out of 5 (780 reviews)
    Nice hotel , very friendly staffBeautiful hotel, Clean rooms, friendly stuff. Close to malls, hotel provide transportation.
    May 31, 2018

    $77 per night for 2 guests

    Wyndham Garden San Jose Escazu$77
    Auténtico Hotel

    Auténtico Hotel

    Ave 5 and 7, Calle 40, San Jose
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    3.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    3.9 out of 5 (318 reviews)
    Family friendly, amazing staff, easy locationBeautiful clean rooms (our family of four had a junior suite) with bathroom, TV, fast WiFi plus huge King beds! Lighting could've been improved, a little dark when the sun went down. But the staff were so accommodating, we're happy to hold on to our luggage for us and let us use the pool even after ...
    Aug 3, 2018

    $60 per night for 2 guests

    Auténtico Hotel$60
    Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici

    Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici

    Costado Norte del Parque La Sabana, San Jose
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    4.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.0 out of 5 (346 reviews)
    Hotel convenient to the airportTypical large hotel which was fine for an overnight stay but a bit tired.
    Jan 21, 2018

    $68 per night for 2 guests

    Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici$68
    Hotel Aeropuerto

    Hotel Aeropuerto

    4 km west of SJO International Airport, Alajuela
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    3.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.0 out of 5 (685 reviews)
    Even though the property is within an industrial area, the property itself is setup with plants & trees that make you forget the surroundings.
    Sep 18, 2018

    $62 per night for 2 guests

    Hotel Aeropuerto$62
    City Express San Jose Airport

    City Express San Jose Airport

    Diagonal a McDonalds, Ciudad Cariari
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    3.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.1 out of 5 (699 reviews)
    Exactly as expected-affordable clean & comfortableExactly as expected. Clean friendly businesslike staff. Room was clean and comfortable. This is not a posh hotel but was modern and perfect for our night before leaving Costa Rica. Restaurants and an indoor shopping mall are very close to the hotel. The shuttle to the airport cost $ 15 and was on ...
    May 16, 2018

    $63 per night for 2 guests

    City Express San Jose Airport$63
    Studio Hotel

    Studio Hotel

    50 meters North of the Red Cross, Santa Ana
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    4.6 out of 5 (1,031 reviews)
    Nice hotelReally nice clean rooms the breakfast i good the staff are excellent
    Sep 5, 2018

    $75 per night for 2 guests

    Studio Hotel$75
    Hotel Eskalima

    Hotel Eskalima

    Avenida 3ra, Calles 10 y 12, Alajuela
      2.5 out of 5.0
       
       
      3.7 out of 5 (78 reviews)
      One relaxing nightOur one night stay was nice before boarding out early the next day. Everyone was nice and made sure we had everything we need. We even got the chance to walk in the park.
      May 9, 2018

      $43 per night for 2 guests

      Hotel Eskalima$43
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      Hotel 1915
      2.5 out of 5.0
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      Sheraton San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica
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      TRYP by Wyndham San Jose Sabana
      3.5 out of 5.0
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      Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica
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      Cheap Hotels in San Jose


      San Jose offers cheap accommodation options and a range of things to see and do, making it a great choice for a budget-friendly getaway. In addition to its well-known attractions like National Theater and Gold Museum, this destination is home to Parque Nacional and La Paz Waterfall Gardens, which you can enjoy while spending very little.


      If you're hunting for low-cost places to stay in San Jose, you can choose from the 73 budget accommodations in the area. These options offer competitive rates and have positive reviews from travelers searching for a bargain:

      Hotel Luisiana - 3.5-star family-friendly hotel. You'll find free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its comfortable rooms and overall condition.

      Hotel Posada Canal Grande - Customers like this 3-star hotel for its overall value and overall condition. It offers free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool.

      Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel - At this 2-star hostel, you can take advantage of free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking.

      Cocoon Hotel - 3.5-star hotel. You'll find free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi, and a restaurant at this property. Guests who stay here appreciate its clean rooms and overall value.

      Hotel Quinta Avenida - Customers like this 2.5-star hotel for its central location and helpful staff. It offers free WiFi and a restaurant.


      Planning Your Trip to San Jose


      Haven't picked your travel dates? Find out more about the local climate with these monthly averages so you can make the most of your money.


      • 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
      • Rainiest months: September, October, June, and August, with an average rainfall of 11.66 inches
      • Driest months: January, February, March, and December, with an average rainfall of 0.54 inches

      Sightseeing In and Around San Jose


      San Jose attracts visitors with its top museums and major shopping area, and offers plenty to see and do without spending a fortune. You can budget for the top local attractions on your list, such as National Theater and Gold Museum, and then make time for other wallet-friendly activities. Head to Mercado Central and San Pedro Mall for some bargain shopping, or hunt for deals at Multiplaza del Este Mall.


      San Jose is also notable for its:
      • Bird watching
      • Volcano
      • Tours
      • Entertainment
      • Cafés
      • Parks

      Getting Around San Jose


      The nearest airport is in San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), 4.4 mi (7.1 km) away from the city center. If that doesn't suit your budget, the next closest is 9.6 mi (15.5 km) away in San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.). 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.