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Top San Jose Boutique Hotels

Peace Lodge
4.5 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $566 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.9/5Exceptional! (331 reviews)

"Staff were wonderful, our room was amazing, activities were awesome."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 9, 2020

Peace Lodge
Terrazas de Golf Boutique Hotel
3.5 out of 5
100 metros oeste Hotel Wyndham Herradura, Ciudad Cariari, Heredia
The price is CA $82 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.8/5Exceptional! (132 reviews)
Comfort throughout. Don;t get room by dining area

"Very helpful man and embarrassingly nice lady. Walk on golf course adjacent. Breakfast was very good. Got a noisy room, louvered windows by dining. Fine touches and a good price."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 20, 2020

Terrazas de Golf Boutique Hotel
El Silencio Lodge and Spa
4 out of 5
Bajos de Toro Amarillo, Sarchi Norte, Toro Amarillo, Alajuela
The price is CA $409 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.8/5Exceptional! (88 reviews)
One of a kind experience!

"Our stay was amazing! Beautiful waterfalls, great hiking and an excellent spa. Loved the fresh squeezed juice delivered to our door every morning We will definitely be returning!"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 16, 2019

El Silencio Lodge and Spa
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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 CA $194 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,000 reviews)

"Great hotel! Personable staff. Great food! Great service. Convenient location. Some facilities not available as advertised, but overall such a great stay easy to overlook the couple of things that were not as advertised. Rooms and hotel fantastic charm."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 24, 2020

Hotel Grano de Oro
Studio Hotel Boutique
4 out of 5
50 meters North of the Red Cross, Santa Ana, San Jose
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $109 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,139 reviews)

"Very clean and felt safe. Thi has become my new choice when visiting San Jose which is about 5 times a year."…"

Reviewed on Oct. 22, 2020

Studio Hotel Boutique
Hotel Casa Roland
3 out of 5
At the end of Rohrmoser Boulevard, 150 Meters South Pavas, San Jose, San Jose
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The price is CA $84 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.6/5Wonderful! (339 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
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $129 per night from Dec 18 to Dec 19
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
Villa San Ignacio
3.5 out of 5
Route 107, 50 Este del Cruce de Grecia - Poás, Alajuela
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4.5/5Wonderful! (219 reviews)
Great birder’s hotel to start trip

"Terrific place to start my CR birding trip! Gated villa with a surprising number of bird species on the grounds. Food excellent. Treated water available in dispensers. Comfortable. Wonderful. Will definitely stay again."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 27, 2020

Villa San Ignacio
Alameda Cariari
3 out of 5
175mts south from Hard Rock Cafe, Souvenirs La Campesina 175 mts west, Ciudad Cariari
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $71 per night from Dec 8 to Dec 9
4.5/5Wonderful! (161 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Jun. 20, 2020

Alameda Cariari
Boutique Hotel Jade
4 out of 5
Barrio Dent, San Pedro, San Jose
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The price is CA $100 per night from Nov 30 to Dec 1
4.5/5Wonderful! (145 reviews)

"The staff was so friendly and accommodating. They even sent a complementary piece of cake for my 50th birthday :-)"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 6, 2020

Boutique Hotel Jade
La Sabana Hotel Suites Apartments
3 out of 5
De Rostipollos 150 metros norte, Calle 48, Ave. 5-7, Sabana Norte, San Jose
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $86 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.5/5Wonderful! (250 reviews)

"Always love staying here.. everyone is so helpful.. such a cozy and comfortable aparthotel."…"

Reviewed on Sep. 2, 2020

La Sabana Hotel Suites Apartments
Hotel Alta Las Palomas
3.5 out of 5
Alto de las Palomas, Santa Ana, San Jose
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $195 per night from Dec 4 to Dec 5
4.5/5Wonderful! (319 reviews)

"Cool little boutique hotel up in the hills of Santa Ana. We just stayed for 1 night on the tail end of our Costa Rica trip. They set up airport transfers and a massage in our room which was fantastic after traveling for 7 days. Food and service were great in the attached restaurant. There was a great ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 26, 2020

Hotel Alta Las Palomas
Posada Canal Grande
3 out of 5
Piedades, Santa Ana, San Jose (province)
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4.4/5Wonderful! (999 reviews)
Great place at a great value, limited wifi

"At first they asked us if we wanted ground floor, and w said yes and got placed in room 4. It was a total nightmare with a rattling door and a shower with no edges. We asked if we could move, they said yes, and we moved to room 7, which was amazing. Clean, great shower, lots of space, a separate ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 23, 2020

Posada Canal Grande
La Riviera Hotel Bed and Breakfast
3 out of 5
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $106 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
4.4/5Wonderful! (575 reviews)

"Quaint stay close to the airport. We loved the outdoor courtyard and pool. Staff was great. Everybody following Covid guidelines. We ordered the wood fired pizza from their restaurant and ate it in the hotel courtyard (which we had all to ourselves, it was so nice) and really enjoyed that. Would ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 31, 2020

La Riviera Hotel Bed and Breakfast
Hotel Presidente
4 out of 5
Avenida Central, Calle 7, San Jose, San Jose
The price is CA $117 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.4/5Wonderful! (996 reviews)

"The Hotel Presidente is a beautiful facility in a great location. The rooms are spacious and nicely decorated with very comfortable beds. I would gladly stay here again."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 23, 2020

Hotel Presidente
Parque del Lago Boutique Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Ave 2da, calles 40-42, San Jose, San Jose
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $89 per night from Nov 27 to Nov 28
4.3/5Excellent! (599 reviews)

"Excellent location. Great bounteous breakfast included, clean property and room. It is a $30.00 usd taxi ride to the airport, or $10.00 per person shuttle."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 22, 2020

Parque del Lago Boutique Hotel
Out of Bounds Hotel
3 out of 5
1 km Oeste de centro comercial Paco, Escazu, San Jose
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4.3/5Excellent! (98 reviews)
Top Escazu stay

"Second stay. Now in the main building. Neat and clean"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 10, 2020

Out of Bounds Hotel
Hotel Luisiana
3.5 out of 5
100 west and 400 south from Cruz Roja, Santa Ana, San Jose
The price is CA $57 per night from Nov 26 to Nov 27
4.2/5Very Good! (986 reviews)

"Nice clean hotel. Nice bedding. Great location convenient. Nice pool."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 24, 2020

Hotel Luisiana
Hotel Santo Tomas
3 out of 5
7th Avenue, between 3rd and 5th Street, San Jose, San Jose
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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
Hotel Le Bergerac
3 out of 5
Calle 35 Ave. 0-8, Next to Starbucks, Los Yoses, San Jose, San Jose
Free cancellation
The price is CA $73 per night from Dec 16 to Dec 17
3.8/5Good! (257 reviews)

"Wonderful service, great check in."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 29, 2020

Hotel Le Bergerac
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Where Should I Stay in San Jose?

Searching for a stylish place to stay for your visit to San Jose? A boutique hotel may be exactly what you're looking for if you like small hotels with personalized service and good atmosphere. Select from 30 boutique-style accommodations in San Jose to find a property that captures this destination's local spirit.

Travelers say they enjoy these boutique accommodations in San Jose:

Studio Hotel: 4-star hotel with 82 guestrooms. Enjoy the 2 restaurants, poolside bar, and outdoor pool. Popular with our guests for its guestroom size and proximity to shopping.

Hotel Posada Canal Grande: 3-star hotel with 12 guestrooms. This property offers a restaurant, a bar, and an outdoor pool. Expedia travelers like its comfortable rooms and proximity to shopping.

Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica: 3.5-star hotel with 80 guestrooms. Take advantage of this property's 2 restaurants, bar, and casino. Our guests enjoy the central location and comfortable rooms.

Hotel Villa Los Candiles: 3.5-star hotel with 28 guestrooms. Provides guests with a restaurant, a bar, and an outdoor pool. Reviews say the guestroom size and proximity to shopping are noteworthy.

Apartotel La Sabana: 3-star aparthotel with 32 guestrooms. Guests can enjoy amenities such as spa services, an outdoor pool, and free breakfast. Expedia travelers like the walkable location and quiet rooms.

What Should I See and Do in San Jose?

Once you've decided where you'll stay in lively San Jose, figure out some fun things to do on your trip. The shopping, cafés, and bird watching are just some of the things to enjoy while you're in the area.

San Jose is also known for its:
  • Museums
  • Volcano
  • Tours
  • Entertainment
  • Parks

Top activities and sights around San Jose include National Theater, Gold Museum, and Jade Museum. You might also want to see interesting spots such as National Center of Art and Culture, National Museum of Costa Rica, and Parque Nacional during your trip.

When Should I Plan a Trip to San Jose?

If you want to know about the local weather, you can use this info to plan your escape 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

Getting Around San Jose

The nearest major airport is in San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), which is located 4.4 mi (7.1 km) from the heart of the city, but San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) may also be an option. 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.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for a cozy accommodation when you visit San Jose?
A boutique hotel may be just what you’re looking for if you like small hotels with quality service and great atmosphere. Pick from 31 boutique accommodations in San Jose to find a property that captures this destination’s local spirit.
What's the best boutique-style accommodation in San Jose?
Studio Hotel Boutique is a favorite 4-star hotel with our travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring 82 guestrooms, 2 restaurants, and 2 bars. Parque del Lago Boutique Hotel and El Silencio Lodge and Spa are other boutique-style choices.
How many boutique hotels will I be able to find in San Jose?
Expedia has 31 boutique hotels in San Jose.
What's there to see and do in San Jose?
The shopping, museums, and cafés are just some of the things to enjoy while you’re in the area. While you’re out and about in San Jose, popular attractions like Morazan Park, National Park, and San Pedro Mall are worth a visit. You might also want to see well-known spots like Sabana Park, Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica), and Multiplaza Mall Escazu during your trip.
What kind of weather should I plan for when I travel to San Jose?
Getting an idea of what to expect from the weather in San Jose is important when you plan your trip. The hottest months are usually April and May with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 70°F. The rainiest months in San Jose are October, September, June, and August, with each month seeing an average of 12 inches of rainfall.
What's the best way to get to my boutique hotel in San Jose?
You have a few options for transportation to and around San Jose. The nearest major airport is Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO), which is located 9.6 mi (15.5 km) away, but San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.) may also be an option. If you’d like to explore around the area, consider renting a car to take in more sights.

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