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Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica
Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica

Avenida Central, Calle 7, San Jose 2922-1000

3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (820 reviews)

This family-friendly San Jose hotel is located near the airport, steps from Morazan Park, National Theater, and Gold Museum …

$89
Balmoral Hotel
Balmoral Hotel

Central Ave, between 7th and 9th St, San Jose 3344-1000

3.5 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (578 reviews)

This family-friendly San Jose hotel is located in the historical district, within a 5-minute walk of Morazan Park and …

$86
Hotel Santo Tomas
Hotel Santo Tomas

7th Avenue, between 3rd and 5th Street, San Jose

3.0 out of 5.0
4 out of 5 (507 reviews)

This family-friendly San Jose hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of Jade Museum, Gold Museum, and …

$75
Holiday Inn San Jose-Aurola
Holiday Inn San Jose-Aurola

5th Avenue and 5th Street, San Jose 1000

3.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (350 reviews)

Located in the heart of San Jose, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Morazan Park, Jade Museum, and Gold Museum …

$85
Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Escazu
Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Escazu

Autopista Prospero Fernandez, Escazu 5024005

3.5 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (242 reviews)

Situated in the business district, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Multiplaza Mall Escazu, Museum of Costa Rican Art …

$119
Adventure Inn
Adventure Inn

50m east from Los Arcos, Ciudad Cariari

3.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (439 reviews)

This family-friendly Ciudad Cariari hotel is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of Cariari Bowling Center, Plaza …

$91
Hotel Fleur De Lys
Hotel Fleur De Lys

13th street between 2nd and 6th avenue, San Jose 10736-1000

3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (160 reviews)

This family-friendly San Jose hotel is located in the historical district, just steps from Plaza de la Democracia and …

$50
Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela
Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela

Plaza Los Mangos, Alajuela 20109

3.0 out of 5.0
4.4 out of 5 (1,010 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Alajuela Cathedral and Central Park. ARA Project and Estadio …

$119
Hotel Costa Rica Morazan
Hotel Costa Rica Morazan

1st avenue and 7th Street, San Jose

2.5 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (227 reviews)

Located in the heart of San Jose, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Morazan Park, Gold Museum, and National Theater …

$63
Hampton Inn and Suites San Jose Airport
Hampton Inn and Suites San Jose Airport

Hwy 1 Airport Blvd, Alajuela 1017

3.0 out of 5.0
4.5 out of 5 (940 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this hotel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from ARA Project and within 3 mi (5 km) of Alajuela Cathedral and …

$129

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Where to stay in San Jose

San Jose Hotel Guide

If you are wondering where to base yourself while visiting San Jose, there's many suitable options to choose from. About 59 accommodation options can be found within a 6-mile from the main part of San Jose and is one of the more commonly-visited hotel areas, Some good Expedia-listed hotels in Escazu include the Real InterContinental Costa Rica at Multiplaza Mall and Hotel Alta Las Palomas. Visitors to San Jose will also find some comfortable accommodation in Alajuela. This area is 12 miles from downtown. Alajuela's more well-known hotels are the Xandari Resort And Spa and Pura Vida Spa & Yoga Retreat.

Heredia is another San Jose neighborhood that has Expedia-listed hotels. Another options is to research San Antonio de Belen or Poas Volcano National Park. In Heredia, the section of hotels include the Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation and Inn and Hotel Bougainvillea. Or, if you base yourself in San Antonio de Belen, you can choose from the Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose and El Rodeo Estancia Boutique Hotel & Steakhouse. Situated 20 miles away from the heart of San Jose, Poas Volcano National Park has a number of hotels which include the Peace Lodge and El Silencio Lodge and Spa.

The Hotel Grano de Oro is close to Gold Museum. Another close accommodation option is the Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici. If you'd prefer to stay near National Theater, you could try the Park Inn By Radisson San Jose or the Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica. The Jade Museum, another important San Jose attraction, is not far from the Hotel Le Bergerac and also the Boutique Hotel Jade. Accommodations within walking distance of the National Center of Art and Culture include the Casa Conde Hotel & Suites as well as the Holiday Inn San Jose-Aurola.

The closest hotels to San Jose Parque Central, are Taormina Hotel and Casino and Hotel Palma Real. Balmoral Hotel and Gran Hotel Costa Rica are near to Central Park.
 Those who are traveling to San Jose for San Jose Cathedral, could look at staying at the nearby Hostel Toruma and KC Hotel San José. Hotels to book that are that are near Plaza de la Cultura, are the Hotel Santo Tomas and Hotel 1492.

The Poas Volcano Lodge is positioned 17 miles from the center of San Jose. Another alternative is the Hotel Buena Vista, which is situated 11 miles away. Alternatively, book the Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Escazu or the Hyatt Place San José/Pinares.

After you have got to know San Jose, why don't you go a little further afield? The Central Valley district has many attractions. Photograph Central Valley's rural landscapes. In addition you could head to a selection of the area's ruins. In this region of Costa Rica visitors might also try their hand at hiking.

Just because you're traveling, doesn't mean you can't enjoy your love of sporting events. Saprissa Stadium is 2 miles to the south of San Jose. Book a hotel nearby to the action at the Hotel Grano de Oro or the Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici.

Tobias Bolanos International Airport is the most practical airport for flying into and leaving San Jose. It is 4 miles away. If you choose to stay nearby, try the Real InterContinental Costa Rica at Multiplaza Mall or Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose.