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Peace Lodge
Peace Lodge
4.5 out of 5.0 20 min from Poas Volcano National Park, Vara Blanca
Free Cancellation
4.9/5 (264 reviews)
$300/ nightfor 2 guests

Peace Lodge is our special place in the world to connect with nature. A perfect mix of nature and wellbeing.

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2018
Xandari Resort And Spa
Xandari Resort And Spa
3.5 out of 5.0 1 Km Ne Del Salon El Diamante, Alajuela
Free Cancellation
4.8/5 (369 reviews)
$168/ nightfor 2 guests

Nice view from the room. Huge grounds. Easy to get lost as trails are poorly marked. Restaurant is quite pricey for what you get.

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018
Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation and Inn
Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation and Inn
4.0 out of 5.0 800M al Norte del Centro de, Santa Barbara de Heredia
4.8/5 (105 reviews)
$297/ nightfor 2 guests

Gorgeous, quiet property located near amenities with absolutely fabulous service. We were consistently happy with everyone we interacted with, our food at the restaurant, and our general experience. We participated in a variety of off site tours (which were all well organized and interesting). I ...

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2018
Hotel Alta Las Palomas
Hotel Alta Las Palomas
3.5 out of 5.0 Alto de las Palomas, Santa Ana
Free Cancellation
4.4/5 (240 reviews)
$162/ nightfor 2 guests

We liked it. The view from our room was spectacular, the location is great and the rooms have nice beds.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2018
Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose
Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose
4.5 out of 5.0 700 meters West from Bridgestone/Firest, San Antonio de Belen
4.5/5 (577 reviews)
$135/ nightfor 2 guests

Incredible hotel and staff. Perfect stay in the city with a resort like feel. Immaculate grounds and view. A very unique hotel with breathtaking views. Food was fantastic. Highly recommend! Shehan Perera

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2018
Studio Hotel
Studio Hotel
4.0 out of 5.0 50 meters North of the Red Cross, Santa Ana
Free Cancellation
4.6/5 (1,097 reviews)
$79/ nightfor 2 guests

Stayed here for just one night about 15-30 min from San Jose airport depending on traffic. Way better than staying right in the heart of the city. The area was quiet and safe. The hotel seems fairly new very modern and has art work displayed throughout it looks like an art gallery! There is a gym, ...

Reviewed on Nov 14, 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
La Catalina Hotel and Suites
La Catalina Hotel and Suites
3.5 out of 5.0 Beside Cedal Convention Center, Santa Barbara de Heredia
3.3/5 (56 reviews)

We met nice people and had a good time as couple.... Hotel people are not very friendly but they help when you ask them for. The pool was nice but it could be better cleaned.... The food was ok.... The fun is always in your hands and the rest is up to you! Don't go alone by yourself

Reviewed on Jul 3, 2017
Hotel Martino Spa and Resort
Hotel Martino Spa and Resort
3.5 out of 5.0 150 Mts E From Zoo Ave, Alajuela
4.0/5 (425 reviews)
$78/ nightfor 2 guests

We always enjoy our time here. We like watching the birds.

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2018
Bali-home W/best View, Privacy,pool, Wifi, Bbq, Near Beach/waterfall/ziplng, et
Bali-home W/best View, Privacy,pool, Wifi, Bbq, Near Beach/waterfall/ziplng, et
, Atenas
4.9/5 (18 reviews)

Our family had a wonderful time at Diana’s place. We spent 8 days in 3 different locations and this stay was by far our favorite. Photos unfortunately can’t portray the beauty of the property. The mornings are amazing. It’s worth getting up early to watch the sunrise. The vibe is zen and peaceful. ...

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2018
Best Western Plus San Jose
Best Western Plus San Jose
3.5 out of 5.0 Km 3 Autopista General Cañas 72-1017, San Jose
Free Cancellation
4.1/5 (45 reviews)
$93/ nightfor 2 guests

We use the Best Western Plus in San Jose whenever we need an overnight stay near the airport.

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2018
Casa Conde Hotel & Suites
Casa Conde Hotel & Suites
3.5 out of 5.0 South-west of Peace Park, San Jose
Free Cancellation
4.0/5 (582 reviews)
$85/ nightfor 2 guests

Loved this beautiful oasis in the suburbs of San Jose. It is a gorgeous property with a lovely restaurant and the staff are amazing. The room were older and slightly worn down. But it didn’t stop us from enjoying the hotel and getting a great nights sleep. Just dont expect perfection and you will ...

Reviewed on Nov 13, 2018
Costa Rica Love Apartments & Rooms
Costa Rica Love Apartments & Rooms
2.0 out of 5.0 Polideportivo Santo Domingo, Santo Domingo
4.0/5 (13 reviews)
$12/ nightfor 2 guests

We had a great experience there. Unfortunately we were only there over night. Pickup at the airport was a benefit. Helpful advice on area. Felt very safe taking a late night walk.

Reviewed on Jun 6, 2018
Costa Rica Pura Vida Rentals Bungalow #2
Costa Rica Pura Vida Rentals Bungalow #2
, Alajuelita
5.0/5 (2 reviews)

wendy's place is fantastic, clean, safe and close enough to the city to be both a great home base and romantic hideaway. this family run property was professional but homely and welcoming. i have nothing but praise for the little resort that they have created hear with modern and well kept accommodation ...

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2018
Enchanting Villa W/large Pool, Lush Gardens, Great Views, & Total Privacy
Enchanting Villa W/large Pool, Lush Gardens, Great Views, & Total Privacy
, Atenas
5.0/5 (8 reviews)

Our family stayed in Atenas for 3 nights and, for us, Villa Tamarindo was love at first sight. It’s just hard to describe what an incredible place it is: the views, the beauty, the comfort, the luxury. We were greeted by Elias, the on-site caretaker, who couldn’t be a lovelier man. He showed us around, ...

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2018
Escazu Vacation Rentals, Studio Apartments and Standard Rooms
Escazu Vacation Rentals, Studio Apartments and Standard Rooms
, San Jose
3.5/5 (2 reviews)
$80/ nightfor 2 guests

Lovely place to stay and breakfast was great. People were good to deal with.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2018
Gorgeous Home With Spectacular Views of Volcanoes and the Entire Central Valley!
Gorgeous Home With Spectacular Views of Volcanoes and the Entire Central Valley!
, Atenas
4.8/5 (17 reviews)

Lovely home perched on a hill with an amazing view of the lush jungle. Pictures on the website are very accurate. The owner was extremely helpful on every aspect especially about how to pick up a rental car. Before our trip we read all the nightmares associated with getting a rental car and all the ...

Reviewed on Sep 8, 2018
Hotel El Tucano Resort & Thermal Spa
Hotel El Tucano Resort & Thermal Spa
3.5 out of 5.0 7 km North from Central Park, La Palmeria
3.6/5 (137 reviews)
$69/ nightfor 2 guests

The main trail is not 2 km long as it is stated...

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2018

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Romantic Hotels and Accommodations in San Jose


If you and your partner need some romantic time away, we'd like to help you plan for it. Couples choose San Jose for its top museums, major shopping area, and bird watching. You might want to spend some time strolling hand in hand through the natural surroundings with a visit to Parque Nacional, La Paz Waterfall Gardens, or Central Park.


Whether you'd like to soak in a spa tub or lounge around in luxurious bedding, you'll have your choice of 53 hotels and other lodging options in San Jose to make for the perfect getaway.


Expedia travelers pick these hotels and lodging options for their romantic atmosphere and amenities:

Xandari Resort And Spa: This 3.5-star resort offers couples' treatment rooms, a spa tub, and an outdoor pool. Our guests appreciate its comfortable beds and helpful staff.

El Silencio Lodge and Spa: 4-star hotel featuring couples' treatment rooms, an alfresco restaurant, and a bar. Customers give good reviews for its comfortable beds and breakfast.


When is the Best Time to Visit San Jose?


Weather can be a major factor for your holiday, so we've provided rainfall and temperature stats to help you plan your vacation:


  • 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

Sightseeing in and Around San Jose


There's nothing better than seeing a new destination with your sweetheart, so consider taking time to discover all that San Jose has to offer. If you're hoping to see some of the area's cultural attractions, you and your partner will love San Jose for its top museums and major shopping area. National Theater, Gold Museum, and Jade Museum are worth a stop when you're out and about.


Travelers also pick San Jose for its:
  • Bird watching
  • Volcano
  • Cafés
  • Tours
  • Entertainment
  • Parks

Getting Around San Jose


To get to San Jose, book a flight to San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), which is the closest major airport, located 4.4 mi (7.1 km) from the city center. 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.