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Hotel Grano de Oro
4 out of 5
Calle 30 Avs 2 y 4, San Jose, San Jose
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The price is $165 per night
4.7/5Exceptional! (998 reviews)

"It felt like it was part of the Costa Rican environment"…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Hotel Grano de Oro
Residence Inn by Marriott San Jose Escazu
3.5 out of 5
Ave Escazu Complex, Prospero Fernandez Hwy, Escazu, San Jose
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The price is $94 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (292 reviews)

"Walkable area location is excellent to a lot of amenities"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Residence Inn by Marriott San Jose Escazu
Studio Hotel Boutique
4 out of 5
50 meters North of the Red Cross, Santa Ana, San Jose
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The price is $81 per night
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,204 reviews)

"Absolutely beautiful place, clean, professional and comfortable rooms! Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on Jun 30, 2020

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Hotel Casa Roland
3 out of 5
At the end of Rohrmoser Boulevard, 150 Meters South Pavas, San Jose, San Jose
The price is $69 per night
4.6/5Wonderful! (338 reviews)

"Design of the building. Very Spanish tiled floors lot of unique tiled stairways every where. Garden seating areas very nice quaint bar and small very nice resterant staff was excellent i needed a phone charger they did not stop until they found one & delivered it to my room. Coffee & food also ..."…"

Reviewed on May 25, 2020

Hotel Casa Roland
Hotel Villa Los Candiles
3.5 out of 5
Fincas Don Lalo, Santa Ana, San Jose
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The price is $110 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (253 reviews)

"The property was immaculately maintained and staff were very friendly and accommodating. The restaurant had delicious food."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Hotel Villa Los Candiles
Alameda Cariari
3 out of 5
175mts south from Hard Rock Cafe, Souvenirs La Campesina 175 mts west, Ciudad Cariari
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The price is $40 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (161 reviews)

"Nice place to stay and relax, love this place! Really nice"…"

Reviewed on Jun 20, 2020

Alameda Cariari
Sheraton San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica
4 out of 5
Route 27, 350 Metros West of Multiplaza Mall, Guachipelin, San Jose
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The price is $89 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (711 reviews)

"Pool was close. Unfortunately didn’t know and was quite disappointing"…"

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2020

Sheraton San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica
Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen
4.5 out of 5
700 meters West from Bridgestone/Firest, San Antonio de Belen, Heredia
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The price is $149 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (791 reviews)

"I have stayed there during the corona virus crisis. The hotel was super clean. We felt very safe. The architecture is beautiful. The rooms are fully renovated. The pool area is charming and peaceful. We used the bar service at the pool, the restaurant by the pool, the restaurant at night and for ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen
Fauna Luxury Hostel
2.5 out of 5
del Edificio Municipal de Escazú 150mts, Antiguo Hotel Beacon, Escazu
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The price is $35 per night
4.5/5Wonderful! (256 reviews)
I like it

"That was my second visit, I totally worthed, I like the place, the staff is really helpful. Next time, will go there again"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Fauna Luxury Hostel
Hotel Suites Cristina
3.5 out of 5
300 meters north ICE building, Sabana Norte, San Jose, San Jose
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The price is $76 per night
4.4/5Wonderful! (430 reviews)
Very comfortable and easy, but nearby noise

"Roomy and well appointed suite! It had a full kitchen with roomy fridge and even pots and pans! Oddly, we saw no coffee maker though. Great closet space. The included breakfast was wonderful. Service was also friendly and helpful. Our only complaint was the very loud music coming in presumably from ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

Hotel Suites Cristina
Barceló San José
4 out of 5
Autopista General Canas 3km, El Robledal - La Uruca, San Jose, San Jose
The price is $76 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,204 reviews)
Great place

"Beautiful hotel. Each of their properties I’ve stayed at have been beautiful."…"

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2020

Barceló San José
Real InterContinental Costa Rica at Multiplaza Mall
4.5 out of 5
In Front of Multiplaza Shopping, Escazu, San Jose
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The price is $136 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (405 reviews)

"Everything It Was Excellent!!! The Room Service Was Great!!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Real InterContinental Costa Rica at Multiplaza Mall
Hotel Luisiana
3.5 out of 5
100 west and 400 south from Cruz Roja, Santa Ana, San Jose
The price is $30 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,055 reviews)

"Great Hotel for extended stays for people like us that live in Guanacaste but come to the city on business often. Yency is fantastic and helpful at the front desk, especially during this difficult time of COVID and country wide restrictions. The hotel is very clean and the property is very secure. ..."…"

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Hotel Luisiana
Hotel Fleur De Lys
3 out of 5
13th street between 2nd and 6th avenue, One block from the National Museum, San Jose, San Jose
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The price is $61 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (307 reviews)

"Close to downtown. Charming decor. Wonderful service."…"

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2020

Hotel Fleur De Lys
Hotel Santo Tomas
3 out of 5
7th Avenue, between 3rd and 5th Street, San Jose, San Jose
The price is $63 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (888 reviews)

"The location in San Jose can't be better for travellers. The area is safe and convenient to stores and restaurants. The staff is very helpful"…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Hotel Santo Tomas
Casa Conde Hotel & Suites
3.5 out of 5
South-west of Peace Park, Suroeste del Parque de la Paz, San Jose, San Jose
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The price is $75 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (719 reviews)

"The property was meticulously maintained. The staff were busy working all the time, but still always has time for smiles and any request we might have. I have nothing but good things to report about Casa Conde.."…"

Reviewed on Mar 21, 2020

Casa Conde Hotel & Suites
Wyndham San Jose Herradura Hotel & Convention Center
4 out of 5
Autopista General Canas, 3 Miles South of Intl Airport, Ciudad Cariari, Heredia
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3.8/5Good! (1,098 reviews)

"We loved the 3 pools and jacuzzi with A waterfall and beautiful landscapes all around. Unfortunately the swim up bar And pool snack bar were closed due to virus."…"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2020

Wyndham San Jose Herradura Hotel & Convention Center
Hotel La Guaria Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
Alajuela, 2nd. Av., 1st. Street, Del Teatro Municipal 200 m. al Este, Alajuela, Alajuela
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The price is $38 per night
3.7/5Good! (324 reviews)

"Location Perfect for a day around flights to explore the area and walk around the town"…"

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

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Searching for a great accommodation for your luxury trip to San Jose? Use Expedia to arrange your flight to San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.) airport or San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) airport, and then select from a variety of places to stay that will deliver the luxury you want. Amenities are an important consideration when you plan a trip, so we make it easy to find what you need to make your stay relaxing and comfortable. If you want a posh hotel with a spa, an indoor pool, or luxury bedding, Expedia can assist you in finding the best luxury hotel experience that San Jose offers. Known for its museums and entertainment, San Jose also has some interesting things to see and do including National Theater and Gold Museum, so you may want to take in the local sights during your visit.

When to Visit San Jose

This is what you can expect the weather to be like while you are staying in 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

Exploring San Jose

Take in some sights and attractions while you're in San Jose by visiting National Theater, Gold Museum, and Jade Museum. If you have a little extra time during your trip, you might want to make a stop at National Center of Art and Culture and National Museum of Costa Rica.

Several other things that make San Jose special are the:
  • Museums
  • Bird watching
  • Volcano
  • Cafés
  • Shopping
  • Tours
  • Entertainment
  • Parks

Getting Around San Jose

Take advantage of local transportation options that make it easy to see 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.

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