Featured hotels in San José

  • £52

    Average price per night

    Hotel Savegre, San Gerardo de Dota
    9.0 Superb 669 reviews
    Description Set in Providencia, 42 km from Manuel Antonio, Hotel Savegre features a restaurant and free WiFi throughout the property. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Free private parking is available on site.

    "This is an off the beaten path place in Costa Rica, in the cool, cloudy oak forests. It's a place for nature lovers and bird watchers. I thought the price was very good, the cabin was beautiful and..."

    Dora. Costa Rica
  • £35

    Average price per night

    Hostel Columbus, San José
    9.1 Superb 886 reviews
    Description Located in San José, in a building dating from 2016, 400 metres from Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica, Hostel Columbus features guestrooms with free WiFi.

    "Very helpful staff, breakfast was absolutely delicious!"

    Samuel. United Kingdom
  • £49

    Average price per night

    La Princesa Hotel, San Isidro
    9.3 Superb 159 reviews
    Description Set in San Isidro, La Princesa Hotel offers a garden. Boasting a 24-hour front desk, this property also provides guests with a sun terrace. Free WiFi is provided.

    "Welcoming, helpful staff! Really nice view from the hotel, good breakfast served on a lovely terrace. Clean, nice beds. Wi-fi worked perfect. Lovely garden. Cosy little hotel worth a stay!"

    Bodil. Sweden
  • £114

    Average price per night

    Hilton Garden Inn San Jose La Sabana, Costa Rica, San José
    9.0 Superb 165 reviews
    Description Hilton Garden Inn San Jose La Sabana, Costa Rica offers accommodation in central San José just across the street from the National Stadium. All rooms include a flat-screen TV.

    "great hotel, good location, free cookies, very nice beds, great breakfast, very nice staff, worth every penny :)"

    Tobias. Germany
  • £57

    Average price per night

    Alameda Cariari Boutique Hotel, San José
    9.0 Superb 864 reviews
    Description Located in San Jose, Alameda Cariari features an outdoor swimming pool, free WiFi access and a tour desk.

    "This hotel was very nice for the price. We found it as a last minute hotel for the night before flying out of San Jose and it exceeded our expectations. Felt very safe and the hotel was very clean. The..."

    Michelle. USA
  • £60

    Average price per night

    Posada el Quijote, San José
    9.3 Superb 268 reviews
    Description Posada el Quijote is located in San José and housed in a colonial-style building. It has a spacious garden, free Wi-Fi access and a snack bar.

    "Overall comfort friendly stall"

    dennis. Costa Rica
  • £109

    Average price per night

    Hotel Alta Las Palomas, San José
    9.1 Superb 186 reviews
    Description Offering an outdoor pool and a fitness centre, Hotel Alta las Palomas is located in Santa Ana, Costa Rica. Free Wi-Fi access is available and the property has a restaurant on site.

    "Friendly staff clearly enjoy providing excellent service"

    Sandrine Marnat. United Kingdom
  • £142

    Average price per night

    Grano de Oro Hotel, San José
    9.1 Superb 276 reviews
    Description This luxurious hotel is located in San Jose City Centre and features an on-site gourmet restaurant, free parking and free Wi-Fi. Hotel Grano de Oro also offers massage services and a rooftop garden.

    "Extremely friendly and helpful staff, superb internet, good air conditioning."

    James. USA
  • £88

    Average price per night

    Sheraton San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica, San José
    9.0 Superb 816 reviews
    Description This modern hotel near Costa Rica’s capital of San Jose features a casino, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour fitness centre. Guests enjoy several on-site restaurants and bars and an outdoor swimming pool.

    "The staff was exceptional! The food was out of this world! Plan to stay there agin when we go back to San Jose! Recommend highly! 10 Stars!!!!Everything was wonderful"

    Robert. USA
  • £69

    Average price per night

    Hyatt Place San Jose Pinares, San José
    9.1 Superb 282 reviews
    Description Located within the Momentum Shopping Centre, Hyatt Place San Jose Pinares offers an outdoor pool, 24-hour gym and free continental breakfast. Each stylish room has free Wi-Fi and city views.

    "The hotel is in a convenient location with many restaurant options right on location."

    Maia. Canada

San José highlights

Historic San José
Discover neoclassical architecture and fascinating museums in the Costa Rican capital, including the National Theatre, Cathedral and Pre-Colombian Gold Museum.
Climbing the Poás Volcano
The steep hike up this active volcano is rewarded with stunning views of the crater, lake and lush Central Valley.
Manuel Antonio
Where the jungle meets the Pacific, Manuel Antonio offers wild beaches and tropical rainforest brimming with an abundance of wildlife.
Both Pacific and Caribbean coasts offer fantastic breaks for all abilities. Hotspots include Tamarindo, Playa Hermosa, Dominical and Puerto Viejo.
Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve
Shrouded in mist, this primeval rainforest is a nature lover’s paradise. Suspension bridges provide bird’s-eye views of the canopy.
Arenal National Park
La Fortuna town is the perfect gateway to steaming volcanoes, bubbling hot springs and zip-line adventures through colourful vegetation.
Turtle-watching in Tortuguero National Park
These wetlands are a year-round home to jaguars and crocodiles, while nesting season sees Tortuguero’s beaches filled with sea turtles.
Nicoya Peninsula
Experience Costa Rica’s famous pura vida with endless unspoilt beaches and laid-back villages like Santa Teresa, Sámara and Montezuma.
Rafting in Turrialba
The tumbling rapids of the Pacuare River make the Turrialba Valley one of the world's best white-water rafting spots.

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