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Selina San Jose
3 out of 5
Ave. 9, Calles 13 y 15, Barrio Otoya, El Carmen, San Jose
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $58 per night
0.64 km from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (99 reviews)
A pleasant stay

"The common areas are great with lots of fun details. All the meals I had in the restaurant we’re delicious and the staff are friendly. The dorms themselves are pretty basic. I like that each bed has its own light, socket and curtain, but my 6-bed dorm was really dark which made sorting out my backpack ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 3, 2020

Selina San Jose
Sportsmens Lodge - Adults Only
3.5 out of 5
200 Oeste de la rampa del Hospital, Calderón Guardia, Calle 13 Ave 9 y 11, San Jose, San José
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $88 per night
0.97 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (110 reviews)
great staff

"great staff."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 15, 2019

Sportsmens Lodge - Adults Only
Boutique Hotel Calle 20
2.5 out of 5
Calle 20, entre Avenidas 3 & 5, Downtown Sane jose, San Jose, San Jose
The price is CA $52 per night
1 km from city centre
3.7/5Good! (15 reviews)

"The staff are very kind and friendly. We were up early for breakfast (too early) lol but they still provided us with coffee and a great breakfast shortly after. We asked for a different room for our final night in Costa Rica - we stayed our first night and will stay again on our last night - and ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

Boutique Hotel Calle 20
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Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica
3.5 out of 5
Avenida Central, Calle 7, San Jose, San Jose
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $109 per night
0.44 km from city centre
4.4/5Excellent! (999 reviews)

"The restaurant on the 4th floor was excellent. The staff was very helpful."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 12, 2020

Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica
Barceló San José
4 out of 5
Autopista General Canas 3km, El Robledal - La Uruca, San Jose, San Jose
The price is CA $116 per night
3.15 km from city centre
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
Colours Oasis Resort - Lifestyle Inclusive Adults Only
3 out of 5
Blvd Rohrmoser, NW Corner of Triangle, San Jose, San Jose
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $60 per night
5.86 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (312 reviews)

"Amazing staff make this place for like a 5 star resort! Amazing job to everyone!"…"

Reviewed on Apr. 1, 2020

Colours Oasis Resort - Lifestyle Inclusive Adults Only
Hotel Grano de Oro
4 out of 5
Calle 30 Avs 2 y 4, San Jose, San Jose
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $190 per night
1.46 km from city centre
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
Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica
4 out of 5
Calle Central y Tercera Av. 15, Calle Blancos, San Jose, San Jose
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $124 per night
1.16 km from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (1,154 reviews)
Costa Rica 2020

"Onsite restaurant was very nice and clean and the workers were friendly. Rooms were spacious and clean. Only issue about the rooms were they did not come with a mini fridge to keep our waters cold or a microwave. Other than that, we had a great experience"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020

Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica
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 $97 per night
2.46 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (248 reviews)
Great option

"Great breakfast Excellent staff Good location"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 15, 2020

La Sabana Hotel Suites Apartments
Casa Conde Hotel & Suites
3.5 out of 5
South-west of Peace Park, Suroeste del Parque de la Paz, San Jose, San Jose
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $102 per night
2.64 km from city centre
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
Hilton Garden Inn San Jose La Sabana
3.5 out of 5
Boulevard de Rohrmoser, La Sabana, San Jose, San Jose
The price is CA $175 per night
3.31 km from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (203 reviews)
Good value

"Clean and comfortable. Friendly and helpful staff. Good restaurant."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 19, 2020

Hilton Garden Inn San Jose La Sabana
Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton
4 out of 5
Central & Second Ave, between 1 & 3, San Jose, San Jose
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $188 per night
0.24 km from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (145 reviews)

"Center city location. Beautiful hotel, attentive staff wonderful breakfast. Received an upgrade. Corner view looking at plaza."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 2, 2020

Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton
Parque del Lago Boutique Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Ave 2da, calles 40-42, San Jose, San Jose
The price is CA $123 per night
1.99 km from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (595 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
Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici
4 out of 5
North Savanna adjacent to La Sabana, Metropolitan Park, Mata Redonda, San Jose, San Jose
Free cancellation
The price is CA $110 per night
2.27 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (443 reviews)

"Very friendly staff, clean room and service is exceptional"…"

Reviewed on May 24, 2020

Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici
Balmoral Hotel
3.5 out of 5
Central Ave, between 7th and 9th St, San Jose, San Jose
The price is CA $108 per night
0.49 km from city centre
4/5Very Good! (1,000 reviews)

"Fabulous time Fabulous time Fabulous time Fabulous time"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 24, 2020

Balmoral Hotel
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San Jose Hotel Guide

If you're organizing a vacation in the Central Valley area and you want to book accommodation in San Jose, you'll find a comprehensive list to choose from. About 116 places to stay can be found within a 0.1-kilometre (0.1-mile) radius of San Jose's downtown area.

Smart vacationers who fully appreciate the many benefits of staying close to the action should check out the Hotel Presidente - San Jose City Center, Costa Rica and Hotel Dunn Inn, which are within 1 kilometre (0.6 miles) of San Jose's downtown area.

The Hotel Grano de Oro and the Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici are very close to the Museum of Costa Rican Art. The Park Inn By Radisson San Jose and the Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica are close to the Gold Museum. the National Center of Art and Culture and the Jade Museum are two other often-visited San Jose attractions. The Hotel Le Bergerac and the Holiday Inn San Jose-Aurola are close to the National Center of Art and Culture, and the Casa Conde Hotel & Suites and the Boutique Hotel Jade, are close to the Jade Museum.

The Sleep Inn Paseo Las Damas and TRYP by Wyndham San Jose Sabana are nearest to Central Park, and the Hotel Don Carlos and Taormina Hotel and Casino are within an easy stroll of San Pedro Mall.
 Hotels near Plaza de la Democracia include the Gran Hotel Costa Rica and Balmoral Hotel. Places to stay that are near the Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, include the Hostel Toruma and Auténtico Hotel.

The Peace Lodge can be found 30 kilometres (19 miles) from the main part of San Jose. Another hotel is the El Silencio Lodge and Spa, which is positioned 40 kilometres (25 miles) away. Two more accommodation options are the Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation and Inn and the Real InterContinental Costa Rica at Multiplaza Mall.

While you are here in San Jose, ensure you allow time to check out Central Valley's other scenic and cultural delights. Lovers of the great outdoors will appreciate Central Valley's rural landscapes and forests. In addition you could visit a selection of the area's ruins and art museums. Common pastimes in this particular part of Costa Rica include hiking.

Heredia is 8 kilometres (5 miles) to the northwest of San Jose, and is home to the Walk of Flowers Mall and the Universidad Nacional. Should you wish to spend a few nights in Heredia, be sure to check out the DoubleTree by Hilton Cariari - San Jose Costa Rica and Hotel Bougainvillea. Or, you could consider staying in Santa Ana, 14 kilometres (9 miles) to the west of San Jose, where you'll find the Hotel Alta Las Palomas and Ringle Resort Bed & Breakfast. Should you choose to stay in Santa Ana, set aside a little time to visit Business Center Forum 1 and Business Center Forum 2.

Tobias Bolanos International Airport is situated 7 kilometres (4 miles) away from San Jose. Travelers who choose to stay close by, you can book a night at the Costa Rica Marriott Hotel San Jose or the Residence Inn by Marriott San Jose Escazu.

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in San Jose?
Hotel Casa Primo CR is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 3.5-star guesthouse offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Traveler reviews also recommend Hotel Mango Valley and Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton as top choices for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in San Jose, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of hotel bookings are refundable provided that you cancel before the hotel’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and be given a refund within a 24-hour period of booking. Enter dates in and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the best deals in San Jose.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in San Jose?
Based on reviews, Hotel Luisiana is a popular 3.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and an outdoor pool. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Wyndham San Jose Herradura Hotel & Convention Center and Wyndham Garden San Jose Escazu.
What's the best accommodation for families in San Jose?
Hotel Luisiana is a top 3.5-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a children’s pool and a restaurant. Other good choices for your family trip include Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Jose Aeropuerto, Costa Rica and Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela. Attractions like Ojo de Agua Spa Park and Spirogyra Butterfly Garden are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic getaway to San Jose?
Xandari Resort And Spa is a favorite 3.5-star resort for couples, and features premium bedding and bathrobes. Other good choices for a romantic stay include Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation and Inn and Studio Hotel Boutique.
What is the top LGBTQ-friendly hotel in San Jose?
Colours Oasis Resort - Lifestyle Inclusive Adults Only is a top 3-star LGBTQ-friendly hotel that features a restaurant and an outdoor pool.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in San Jose?
Arborea Flats by Corporate Stays is a top apartment for people traveling with their pets, and offers an outdoor pool and a fitness center for its human guests. La Riviera Hotel Bed and Breakfast is another good option for a stay with your pet.

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