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Reviewed on Nov. 25, 2019
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.â€¨ 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 AutÃ©ntico 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.