|Most expensive month:||December|
|Average price in San José:||$172/night|
|Absolute cheapest price found:||$6/night|
|Most expensive day:||Tuesday|
$14 - $730
$15 - $185
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Pavas, Merced, and Uruca are some of the most favored places to stay in San José.
Barceló San José (8.5/10 from 2,948 reviews), Wyndham San Jose Herradura Hotel & Convention Center (7.6/10 from 936 reviews), and Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica (8.0/10 from 3,140 reviews) are all highly rated places to stay in San José.
Reviews of Barceló San José recommend it as a good place to stay near Parque Metropolitano La Sabana, scoring 8.5/10 from 2,948 ratings.
Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica is rated 8.0 from 3,140 reviews and is close to San Jose Cathedral.
If you’re planning to stay near Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica, you should consider Barceló San José, which has a score of 8.5 from 2,948 reviews.
San José hotels have an average price of $133/night (based on searches on HotelsCombined in the last 3 days).
Over the last 3 days, San José hotels have been found for as cheap as $56/night in searches by HotelsCombined users.
Avenida Central is the city’s most popular pedestrian street. This avenue is in the heart of San José. It’s lined with shops and restaurants, and you’ll find the central Plaza de la Cultura here as well. Look for hotels in San José along the Avenida Central or near the Plaza de la Cultura to be well located in the city center. The Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton is located right on the pedestrian street and overlooks the National Theatre. It’s just steps away from a variety of cafés and top attractions. If you’re looking for cheap hotels in San José near this area, Hotel Trianon could be an excellent choice.
When searching for kid friendly hotels in San José, you’ll want to stay near the main attractions conveniently located to be able to return at any point in the day. Look for places to stay near the downtown area, or neighborhoods nearby like El Carmen or Amón. Radisson San José - Costa Rica is located right outside of the downtown district. The hotel has an outdoor pool and offers kid’s meals. The Children’s Museum of San José is just down the road from it. The Hotel Santo Tomás is another good option for those visitors traveling with children. This hotel is closer to the historic district of Downtown San José located in the neighborhood of El Carmen. It has an outdoor pool, family rooms and it includes breakfast. The Zoo and National Botanical Gardens are an ideal place to take kids and happen to be just a 5-minute walk away.
For those looking for quiet neighborhoods in San José where they can enjoy time to relax as well as being close to the attractions, find hotels in the surrounding residential areas. The Aranjuez and Amón neighborhoods are located north of downtown San José. Here you’ll find an upscale section full of historic colonial buildings. The Hotel Aranjuez is tucked in a residential area and is known for its quiet ambience. From here you can get to the main attractions walking about 20 minutes. Farther from the city center there are quiet, residential areas you can stay in that are also not a long drive away and you can get to downtown easily if you wish. The Santa Ana neighborhood is a suburb of San José. It’s a quiet and charming area just about 20 minutes west of Downtown. Here you can stay somewhere like the Posada Nena to enjoy the perfect blend of city and nature.
Travelers interested in food culture should definitely consider staying near the San José neighborhood of Escalante. In Escalante you’ll find the Paseo Gastronómico La Luz, a street considered the center of San Jose’s culinary scene. Looking for San José hotels near this foodie destination, you can stay at Hotel 1492. It’s located just around the corner of Paseo Gastronómico where you’ll find an assortment of cuisines from Mediterranean to Peruvian as well as craft breweries and local after-work destinations. In Downtown San José you’ll also find a variety of dining options near and along the Avenida Central. Hotel Cultura Plaza is located in the heart of it all. From here you’ll be walking distance to various restaurants from chic Asian spots to laid back Argentinian and Costa Rican eateries. However, if you prefer having the option of cooking for yourself when you’re traveling, there are a few hotels in San José that have kitchenettes in the rooms, for example the Selina San José.