Can you fit nature adventures and city adventures into one convenient vacation? If you are headed to the gorgeous province of San José
, the answer is definitely yes. San Jose is close to one of Costa Rica’s international airports
, so you can get busy exploring, enjoying the superb weather and appreciating nature without delay. San Jose is a great place to stay as a hub for exploring local and surrounding areas, and is also a travel hub with access points to almost anywhere in the rest of the country starting here.
Centrally located and boasting a modern and cosmopolitan metropolis, it’s no wonder that San Jose is one of the most visited regions in Costa Rica. San Jose offers museums, shopping, marketplaces and exciting nightlife for visitors and for its over one million residents. Visitors can choose to stay in the city, or travel outside the downtown area to Barrio Amón, Los Yoses, Escazú
or Santa Ana if they seek a quieter evening. No matter which district you stay in, there are hotel accommodations aplenty to please individuals and groups with any budget.
San José Hotel Types
There are many hotels to choose from in San José, you just have to decide which type of hotel you want to stay at during your time in San Jose. If you are traveling for business, there are hotels that can accommodate your needs; including access to business suites and lounges. Families, individuals and groups can find a variety of hotels and resorts that may offer convenient all-inclusive packages that will take care of meals and drinks and allow focus to remain on exploring Costa Rica. Those souls that are just passing through and need a place for the night can find a ‘layover’ motel near the airport or bus terminals that will offer a small room for a low rate. Travelers that are looking to live in luxury during their stay in San José can find resorts that will offer suites with all the comfort bells and whistles you could want.
Features of San José Hotels
Since San Jose appeals to business and pleasure travelers alike, the range of features that the hotels offer cover a wide range. Those that need amenities to accommodate their business needs will be happy to find hotels that offer Wi-Fi access in rooms, public areas and meeting rooms. Heading to a big meeting before you can break free and enjoy the city? Take advantage of dry cleaning to get a crisp, wrinkle-free look. You might also find a shoe shine stand on your way to your meeting!
Pleasure travelers can choose from standard rooms, double rooms and suites. San José hotels also have rooms available with stunning skyline and mountain views. There may also be laundry service for guests, which will allow you to remember Costa Rica through memories and pictures, and not through stains on your clothes!
Map of San Jose
Travelers will find that most hotels are close to everything they need to make the most out of their vacation, including restaurants
, bars and shopping malls. And, of course, tour companies are nearby, waiting to take you on your next big adventure. Choosing an exciting hotel in San Jose is a great way to set the stage for a unique experience in Costa Rica, which will include the country’s pure, natural beauty. San José hotels are also a great option for booking weddings
and honeymoons. Contact the hotel ahead of time and they will help you make all the necessary arrangements. Imagine spending your wedding or honeymoon taking in the rich history of Costa Rica, visiting lush hotel gardens, and breathing in the cool mountain breezes.