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Hotel Robledal

Hotel Robledal

400mts Oeste De La Iglesia de El Roble, Alajuela
  • Free Cancellation
3.0 out of 5.0
 
 
4.3 out of 5 (243 reviews)
Great spotIt was a great place to stay overnight as we had to catch a flight early. Only 15 mins from the airport.
May 19, 2018

$66 per night for 2 guests

Hotel Robledal$66
Hotel Luisiana

Hotel Luisiana

100 west and 400 south from Cruz Roja, Santa Ana
  • Free Cancellation
3.5 out of 5.0
 
 
4.2 out of 5 (1,922 reviews)
Beds so soft confertable beuatiful room space food breakfast so good!
Sep 24, 2018

$34 per night for 2 guests

Hotel Luisiana$34
Trapp Family Country Inn

Trapp Family Country Inn

400m west of soccer field, Alajuela
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3.0 out of 5.0
 
 
4.3 out of 5 (384 reviews)
highly recommendedBeautiful hotel and grounds, lovely staff - we had an early flight out, and they arranged a taxi to the airport for us. The hotel was a relaxing place to spend our last night in CR.
Jul 3, 2018

$67 per night for 2 guests

Trapp Family Country Inn$67
Terrazas de Golf Boutique Hotel

Terrazas de Golf Boutique Hotel

100 metros oeste Hotel Wyndham Herradura, Ciudad Cariari
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3.5 out of 5.0
 
 
4.8 out of 5 (89 reviews)
Beautiful small hotelHandy for the airport this is a lovely family run hotel. There is a gorgeous terrace for breakfast also with comfy seating surrounded by gardens and a soothing water feature. The family is so helpful, only minus was a little bit of noise from the corridor. There are eating places within 10 minute ...
Aug 24, 2018

$65 per night for 2 guests

Terrazas de Golf Boutique Hotel$65
Peace Lodge

Peace Lodge

20 min from Poas Volcano National Park, Vara Blanca
    4.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.9 out of 5 (256 reviews)
    Amazing place Though its a bit pricey it was well worth the splurge. Beaitiful grounds with lovely staff who.went above and beyond. The room was everything.
    Jun 14, 2018

    $188 per night for 2 guests

    Peace Lodge$188
    Barceló San José

    Barceló San José

    Autopista General Canas 3km, San Jose
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    4.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.2 out of 5 (1,727 reviews)
    As a return business client I am treated very well indeed.
    Sep 23, 2018

    $81 per night for 2 guests

    Barceló San José$81
    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
    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 (1,679 reviews)
    Very friendly staff. Also great food options. The pool was a great place to relax.
    Sep 18, 2018
    Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Jose Aeropuerto, Costa Rica

    Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Jose Aeropuerto, Costa Rica

    Sobre Autopista General Cañas, Ciudad Cariari
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    3.5 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.0 out of 5 (964 reviews)
    Property and employees are excellent. Would recommend.
    Sep 21, 2018
    Alameda Cariari

    Alameda Cariari

    175mts south from Hard Rock Cafe, Ciudad Cariari
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    3.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.5 out of 5 (100 reviews)
    NiceVery beautiful hotel, black & white. Small pool, nice breakfast. Quite lovation with a golf course behind the hotel. Very nice.
    Jun 13, 2018

    $64 per night for 2 guests

    Alameda Cariari$64
    El Rodeo Estancia Boutique Hotel & Steakhouse

    El Rodeo Estancia Boutique Hotel & Steakhouse

    Southwest side of the Panasonic Co., San Antonio de Belen
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    3.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.4 out of 5 (699 reviews)
    Good choice, close to SJONice place overall. Room was comfortable and the adjoining steakhouse was very nice. It's only a couple of miles to the rental car drop, and a gas station is just around the corner, making it convenient for a one night stay when heading to the airport in the morning. Rates were good for 2, but each ...
    Jul 6, 2018
    DoubleTree by Hilton Cariari - San Jose Costa Rica

    DoubleTree by Hilton Cariari - San Jose Costa Rica

    Autopista Grl. Canas, Cruce San Antonio, Ciudad Cariari
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    4.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.3 out of 5 (658 reviews)
    Awesome Stay Great place, clean hotel, friendly staff and awesome food. I will be back!
    Jun 18, 2018
    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 (173 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 Casa Primo CR

    Hotel Casa Primo CR

    Calle Malecon, 17, Ciudad Cariari
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    3.5 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.8 out of 5 (33 reviews)
    service with a smile!Lily welcomed us at our requested time of 1:00. She also found transportation to the airport for us at 2am. Loved the Italian style house/hotel! Thank you! We will be back!
    Jun 29, 2018

    $58 per night for 2 guests

    Hotel Casa Primo CR$58
    Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela

    Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela

    Plaza Los Mangos, Alajuela
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    3.5 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.5 out of 5 (1,382 reviews)
    Just what we neededBeautifully clean, free self service washing. Friendly staff and good food
    Sep 22, 2018
    Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton San Jose-Airport

    Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton San Jose-Airport

    Hwy 1 Airport Blvd, Alajuela
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    3.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.5 out of 5 (1,374 reviews)
    Convienent to the airport and 24 hour shuttle service.
    Sep 22, 2018
    Bamboo Aparthotel

    Bamboo Aparthotel

    Ave 1, Calles 9-11, Alajuela
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    3.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.5 out of 5 (64 reviews)
    PleasantVery Nice as always
    Jun 26, 2018

    $66 per night for 2 guests

    Bamboo Aparthotel$66
    Apartotel & Suites Villas del Rio

    Apartotel & Suites Villas del Rio

    East side of Costa Rica Country Club, Escazu
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    3.5 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.4 out of 5 (272 reviews)
    Excellent locationMy best friend and I really enjoyed our stay at this property. We would recommend this location to anyone traveling to Costa Rica and you must meet Andres at the front desk. Andres is very friendly, polite and most helpful in recommending places to visit and eat. A must stay and you want regret ...
    Jun 23, 2018

    $92 per night for 2 guests

    Apartotel & Suites Villas del Rio$92
    Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica

    Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica

    Avenida Central, Calle 7, San Jose
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    3.5 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.2 out of 5 (1,110 reviews)
    great hotel in city centrestaff friendly, went above and beyond to make our brief stay very enjoyable
    Aug 16, 2018
    Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose

    Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose

    700 meters West from Bridgestone/Firest, San Antonio de Belen
    • Free Cancellation
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    4.5 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.5 out of 5 (571 reviews)
    We loved the décor, the open courtyard, the pools, the grounds, the restaurants, the room.. we loved everything about the Marriott!!
    Sep 24, 2018

    $127 per night for 2 guests

    Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose$127
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    Recently booked Family Hotels in San Jose

    Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Jose Aeropuerto, Costa Rica
    3.5 out of 5.0
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    Barceló San José
    4.0 out of 5.0
    Last booking: 12 minutes ago
    Wyndham San Jose Herradura Hotel & Convention Center
    4.0 out of 5.0
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    Hotel Luisiana
    3.5 out of 5.0
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    Hotel Grano de Oro
    4.0 out of 5.0
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    Wyndham Garden San Jose Escazu
    3.5 out of 5.0
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    Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela
    3.5 out of 5.0
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    Villa San Ignacio
    3.5 out of 5.0
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    Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici
    4.0 out of 5.0
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    Where Should We Stay in San Jose?


    The destination of San Jose is a good option if you've been considering a getaway with the kids. The entertainment, museums, and parks are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Arrange a flight into San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), which is the closest airport, or San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), which is located 9.6 mi (15.5 km) from the city center. When you're thinking about where you should stay in San Jose, you might want to consider one of the 153 kid-friendly hotels and other accommodations here.


    Families on vacation have good things to say about these accommodations:

    Hotel Robledal: Offers a children's pool, a restaurant, and free valet parking. Guests like the central location at this 3-star hotel.

    Barceló San José - Features a children's pool, 3 restaurants, and free parking. The overall comfort and clean rooms make this 4-star hotel popular with guests.

    Hotel Suites Cristina - Offers a children's pool, a restaurant, and in-room kitchens. Guests like the central location at this 3.5-star aparthotel.

    Hotel La Guaria Inn & Suites - Features an outdoor pool, free valet parking, and free breakfast. This 2.5-star hotel is popular with guests for its central location.


    When Should We Visit San Jose?


    You're likely hoping for good weather for your family trip. Use these tips to plan when to pack up the kids and head 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

    What Should We See and Do in San Jose?


    While you and your family are staying in San Jose, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as National Theater, Gold Museum, and Jade Museum. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in the area's activities like National Center of Art and Culture, National Museum of Costa Rica, and Parque Nacional.


    San Jose is also well-known for its:
    • Museums
    • Volcano
    • Shopping
    • Tours
    • Entertainment
    • Cafés
    • Parks

    Getting Around San Jose


    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. San Jose might not have very many public transit options so consider a car rental to maximize your time.