The bustling and busy capital of San Jose
is a great place to use as a base while you tour the rest of Costa Rica. A cosmopolitan city offering you all the amenities and comforts of modern life, San Jose is also home to a number of great hotels and accommodations, where you can stay at while travel around the country. San Jose also has a number of museums to visit, world-class restaurants, theatres and cinemas to keep you busy for days on end.
Map of San Jose
Where to Go for Spas in San Jose
If you wish to relax and enjoy the city, there are a number of places where you can do just that. There are quite a few spas in San Jose, which provide a beautifying and pampering experience so that you can soothe your cares away. An excellent resort spa to visit is the Best Western Irazu Hotel & Casino
and the neighboring Barceló San José Palacio Spa and Casino. Located in Sabana Note, this resort also has a fitness center and gym along with a sauna, spa and steam baths. Boasting world class facilities, the Barceló San José Palacio is definitely worth a visit to rejuvenate yourself.
Spas in Santa Ana
Another good spa in San Jose
is the Corteza Amarilla Art Lodge & Spa in Santa Ana
. Close to the airport as well as the center of the city, this spa lets you relax amid gorgeous surroundings, pampering you completely as you stay here.
Spas in Escazu
Just a few km away is located the exclusive neighborhood of Escazu is a great place to relax in the many spas that are mainly located within some of the very nice hotels. One spa is check out is within the beautiful Beacon Boutique Hotel near the center of Escazu. Another notable spa is located near the mountains is called Casa El Dorado in Escazu Boutique Hotel & Spa. In addition to the superb spa where you can de-stress and reinvigorate your body and mind, this hotel spa also has luxurious accommodations within a Spanish style villa and it boasts unbelievable views of the nearby volcanoes and the Central Valley.