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Hotel Luisiana
3.5 out of 5
100 west and 400 south from Cruz Roja, Santa Ana, San Jose
The price is NT$1,221 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
11.99 km from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (996 reviews)

"I love this place . I ve been staying here for over 7 years"…"

Reviewed on 2020/10/9

Hotel Luisiana
Hyatt Place San José/Pinares
3.5 out of 5
Plaza Momentum Pinares, Curridabat, San Jose
Free Cancellation
The price is NT$3,287 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
7.23 km from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (281 reviews)

"Nice property in a cool location. Roberth at the front desk greeted me with a smile and remembered my name every time I passed by. I was impressed."…"

Reviewed on 2020/2/25

Hyatt Place San José/Pinares
Sheraton San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica
4 out of 5
Route 27, 350 Metros West of Multiplaza Mall, Guachipelin, San Jose
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NT$3,002 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
8.52 km from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (720 reviews)
Only ones in the hotel

"Wonderful stay. Honestly a little surprised at the price since occupancy was at 5%. Perhaps more people would stay if they reduced the price. We did not see any other guests. Our stay was wonderful and the staff very friendly."…"

Reviewed on 2020/6/4

Sheraton San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica

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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 NT$3,859 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
1.16 km from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (1,064 reviews)

"Great staff, nice hotel facilities, good location."…"

Reviewed on 2020/10/13

Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica
Real InterContinental Costa Rica at Multiplaza Mall
4.5 out of 5
In Front of Multiplaza Shopping, Escazu, San Jose
Free Cancellation
The price is NT$4,317 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 9
8.14 km from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (411 reviews)

"Everything It Was Excellent!!! The Room Service Was Great!!"…"

Reviewed on 2020/2/27

Real InterContinental Costa Rica at Multiplaza Mall
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 NT$2,532 per night from Nov 6 to Nov 7
11.95 km from city center
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,151 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 2020/10/22

Studio Hotel Boutique
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 NT$2,015 per night from Nov 6 to Nov 7
1.99 km from city center
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 2020/3/22

Parque del Lago Boutique Hotel
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 NT$3,116 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
0.24 km from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (147 reviews)

"This hotel is a beautiful modernization of a historical hotel in the center of San Jose directly in front of the National Theater. It has many stores and restaurants surrounding and the restaurant on the 5th floor has great views as well as great food."…"

Reviewed on 2020/10/9

Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton
DoubleTree by Hilton Cariari - San Jose Costa Rica
4 out of 5
San Antonio de Belen Ciudad Cariari, Ciudad Cariari, Heredia
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NT$1,944 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 5
9.73 km from city center
4.2/5Excellent! (876 reviews)

"Staff was so helpful and accommodating. I had a late check in and they took care of everything. Highly recommend."…"

Reviewed on 2020/10/17

DoubleTree by Hilton Cariari - San Jose Costa Rica
Sleep Inn Hotel Paseo Las Damas
3 out of 5
Avenida 3 entre calles 9 y 11, Frente al Parque Morazan, San Jose, San Jose
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NT$2,715 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
0.59 km from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (530 reviews)

"Great location within the City of San Jose and very good bed."…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/8

Sleep Inn Hotel Paseo Las Damas
Holiday Inn Express San Jose Costa Rica Airport
3 out of 5
1 Km E from Juan SantaMaria Airport, Rio Segundo, Alajuela
Free Cancellation
The price is NT$2,603 per night from Nov 6 to Nov 7
14.75 km from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (995 reviews)

"It is to easy go to the airport!!! The staff is nice and the place is confortable."…"

Reviewed on 2020/10/28

Holiday Inn Express San Jose Costa Rica Airport
Hotel Presidente
4 out of 5
Avenida Central, Calle 7, San Jose, San Jose
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NT$2,310 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
0.44 km from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (998 reviews)

"Flexible staff, good communication. Had an outstanding request that was accomodated"…"

Reviewed on 2020/8/26

Hotel Presidente
Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela
3.5 out of 5
Plaza Los Mangos, Radial Francisco J Orlich, Alajuela, Alajuela
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NT$2,687 per night from Nov 6 to Nov 7
15.99 km from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (990 reviews)

"Desayuno y servicio excelente. La ducha requiere un poco más de limpieza, por lo demás, todo excelente"…"

Reviewed on 2020/9/22

Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela
Hilton Garden Inn San Jose La Sabana
3.5 out of 5
Boulevard de Rohrmoser, La Sabana, San Jose, San Jose
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The price is NT$2,715 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
3.31 km from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (204 reviews)
Good value

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

Reviewed on 2020/3/19

Hilton Garden Inn San Jose La Sabana
El Silencio Lodge and Spa
4 out of 5
Bajos de Toro Amarillo, Sarchi Norte, Toro Amarillo, Alajuela
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NT$8,403 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3
38.89 km from city center
4.7/5Exceptional! (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 2019/12/16

El Silencio Lodge and Spa
Barceló San José
4 out of 5
Autopista General Canas 3km, El Robledal - La Uruca, San Jose, San Jose
The price is NT$2,076 per night from Dec 1 to Dec 2
3.15 km from city center
4.4/5Excellent! (1,117 reviews)
Great place

"Beautiful hotel. Each of their properties I’ve stayed at have been beautiful."…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/23

Barceló San José
La Riviera Hotel Bed and Breakfast
3 out of 5
100 mts south of Cemetery, San Antonio de Belen, Heredia
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NT$2,327 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 4
13.07 km from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (573 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 2020/8/31

La Riviera Hotel Bed and Breakfast
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Jose Aeropuerto, Costa Rica
3.5 out of 5
Sobre Autopista General Cañas, Ciudad Cariari, Heredia
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NT$2,701 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 9
9.45 km from city center
4/5Very Good! (1,038 reviews)

"We stayed here our first night innCosta Rica. It’s a nice place with tropical decorations and pool We didn’t get to enjoy much as we were on our way to Playa Hermosa, which was a 3.5 hour drive, by the beach. We flew in late and needed a reasonable place to stay with breakfast and a free shuttle ..."…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/24

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, San Jose Aeropuerto, Costa Rica
Hotel del Rey & Casino
3.5 out of 5
1st Ave & 9th St, One block southeast of Parque Moraz, San Jose
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0.56 km from city center
3.8/5Good! (393 reviews)

"Outstanding staff very safe nice bar good food check in was a breeze room clean quiet and comfertable"…"

Reviewed on 2020/3/12

Hotel del Rey & Casino
Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen
4.5 out of 5
700 meters West from Bridgestone/Firest, San Antonio de Belen, Heredia
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is NT$3,402 per night from Nov 7 to Nov 8
12.07 km from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (794 reviews)

"The customer service was excellent; we appreciate the complementary late checkout. The quality of food was also great but, in terms of menu variety, there should be a few more options available (i.e. pasta) . Overall we enjoyed the experience."…"

Reviewed on 2020/9/15

Costa Rica Marriott Hotel Hacienda Belen
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Visiting San Jose

Nature enthusiasts will enjoy exploring San Jose, and visitors give high marks for the fascinating museums, volcano viewpoints, and shopping. Tourists who journey to this vibrant city can discover its cafés, local tours, and entertainment choices. Top sights in the city include National Theater, Gold Museum, and Jade Museum.

  • There are 398 hotels and other accommodations in San Jose
  • The closest major airport is in San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), 4.4 mi (7.1 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), 9.6 mi (15.5 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in San Jose

Well known for its museums, the city's cultural venues include National Theater, Gold Museum, and Jade Museum. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the volcanoes and these places to visit: Parque Nacional, La Paz Waterfall Gardens, and Central Park. Shopping is one of the favorite things to do, so consider an excursion to Mercado Central, San Pedro Mall, and Multiplaza del Este Mall.

In San Jose, there are 398 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have ample places to choose from for your holiday retreat. These are highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Peace Lodge - With a stay at this 4.5-star lodge, guests can enjoy access to a full-service spa and 4 restaurants, along with an in-room fireplace. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its overall value and pool.
  • La Terraza Guest House - Our customers like the proximity to the airport and comfortable rooms at this B&B. This 3-star bed & breakfast features free WiFi, free parking, and spa services.
  • Hotel B&B Garden Grecia - This 3-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, a restaurant, and free WiFi. Expedia customers like its breakfast and helpful staff.

Other favorite sights in San Jose include National Center of Art and Culture, National Museum of Costa Rica, and Spirogyra Butterfly Garden.

Getting Around San Jose

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. San Jose might not have very many public transit options so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for San Jose

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 83°F during the day and 61°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 84°F, while the average at night is 64°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 81°F with nighttime averages of 63°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 80°F and nighttime averages of 62°F
  • Average annual rainfall for San Jose is 72.76 inches
  • Usually April and May are the hottest months with an average of 83°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 62°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place to stay in San Jose?
Peace Lodge is a favorite property for Expedia customers. This 4.5-star lodge offers a full-service spa and 4 restaurants. It is located a short 7-minute walk from La Paz Waterfall Gardens. Traveler reviews also recommend Hotel Casa Primo CR and Hotel Boutique Villa Toscana 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.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to San Jose?
To find more details about rescheduling or cancelling your trip to San Jose, click here.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in San Jose?
Based on reviews, Hotel La Guaria Inn & Suites is a popular 2.5-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free full breakfast and free WiFi. Other options for your budget-friendly stay include Hotel El Maragato and Hotel Luisiana.
What's the best hotel for a stay in La California?
Based on our traveler data, Hotel Casa 69 is one of the top choices for your stay in La California. This hotel is a short 6-minute walk from Parque Nacional, and it offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other good choices for your stay in the neighborhood include Ara Macao Inn and Angels Hotel.
What's the best accommodation in Chinatown?
When looking at places to stay in Chinatown, Hotel Colonial is a top choice. This 3-star hotel offers free breakfast and an outdoor pool. It is located a short 4-minute walk from Jade Museum. Casa Mayela Guest House Room V and Guest House Casa Mayela Room lll are other good choices for your stay in the neighborhood.
What's the best accommodation for families in San Jose?
Hotel Robledal is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a children’s pool and a restaurant. Other good choices for your family trip include Hotel Luisiana and Trapp Family Country Inn. 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?
Peace Lodge is a favorite 4.5-star lodge for couples, and features jetted bathtubs and a full-service spa. Other good choices for a romantic stay include Xandari Resort And Spa and Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Farm and Inn.
What's the best all-inclusive hotel in San Jose?
Villa Lapas Jungle Village is a 3.5-star hotel featuring 2 bars and a restaurant, and a favorite with Expedia travelers.
What is the top LGBTQ-friendly hotel in San Jose?
Real InterContinental Costa Rica at Multiplaza Mall is a top 4.5-star LGBTQ-friendly hotel that features 3 outdoor pools and a full-service spa. Colours Oasis Resort - Lifestyle Inclusive Adults Only is another good option for your trip.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation in San Jose?
Aloft San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet include Hotel Luisiana and La Riviera Hotel Bed and Breakfast.
What are some accommodations with pools in San Jose?
Barceló San José is a popular 4-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, a children’s pool, and 3 restaurants. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include Hotel Luisiana and Wyndham San Jose Herradura Hotel & Convention Center.

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