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Aloft San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica - San José - Restaurant
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica - San José - Building
Free Wi-Fi
Grano de Oro Hotel
9 Wonderful
Free Wi-Fi
Hotel 1492
7.9 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hemingway Inn
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Barceló San José
8.4 Very Good
Free Wi-Fi
Casa Conde Hotel & Suites
7.8 Good
San Sebastián$137+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hotel Casa Roland San Jose
8.9 Very Good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hotel Dunn Inn
8 Very Good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Hotel Sura B&B
7.7 Good
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Auténtico Hotel
8.3 Very Good
Free Wi-Fi

San José hotels near Museo de Arte Costarricense

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Hotel Palma Real - San José - Bedroom
Hotel Palma Real
8.4 Very Good
Mata Redonda$194+
Free Wi-Fi
Crowne Plaza San Jose La Sabana, An IHG Hotel - San José - Lounge
Crowne Plaza San Jose La Sabana, An IHG Hotel
8.6 Very Good
Mata Redonda$262+
Free Wi-Fi
KC Hotel San José
8.2 Very Good
Mata Redonda$175+
Free Wi-Fi

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Top tips for finding San José hotel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in San José, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in San José in October and September.
  • Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in San José if you stay on a Thursday. The opposite is true for, Monday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 20 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your San José accommodation.
  • The cheapest 3-star hotel room in San José found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $149, while the most expensive was $154.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in San José for 2 days.
  • Interested in staying near the main shops, restaurants and bars in the city? Book a hotel near Santana Row, one of the most well-known retail centers in the United States. The Row Hotel is a modern choice that provides guests with free breakfast. Or, check out Hotel Valencia Santana Row, with a pool and fitness center onsite.
  • If you would like to have a unique and exciting experience, select a hotel located near Winchester Mystery House, one of the most popular tourist destinations in San Jose. The Aloft San Jose Cupertino is just a five minute drive away and offers a pool, bar and fitness center.
  • For those who are planning on seeing an NHL hockey game during their trip to San Jose, consider staying at a hotel near SAP Center, such as the Arena Hotel. The SAP Center is a large indoor arena, home to San Jose’s hockey team, the San Jose Sharks. Choosing a hotel close to the SAP Center will allow you to easily avoid traffic after the game, while also giving you close proximity to downtown.
  • Families visiting San Jose might want to look at hotels near one of the city’s most popular theme parks, Raging Waters. The Best Western Lanai Garden Inn and Suites is a budget choice within three miles of the water park.
  • The Northern California region is famous for its wine, and the San Jose area is no exception. If you’re interested in doing some wine tasting during your trip, book a hotel next to the Divine Wine Merchant & Winery Tasting Room, like the Fairmont San Jose Hotel.

FAQs when booking a hotel in San José

  • What are the best hotels in San Jose near the airport?

    The Best Western Plus Airport Plaza is located less than three miles from the San Jose airport and has a free breakfast buffet for guests. The Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott San Jose Airport is a casual choice that offers a free airport shuttle for guests.

  • What are the best hotels in San Jose near the convention center?

    The Four Points By Sheraton is a stylish choice located near the Caltrain and with an onsite restaurant and bar. The San Jose Marriott is a luxury option that has its own steakhouse and rooftop terrace.

  • Are there hotels in San Jose with in-room Jacuzzis?

    If you want your vacation to be spent in luxury, considering booking a hotel with Jacuzzi rooms. The Row Hotel is centrally located and offers the choice of booking a room with a private Jacuzzi tub. The Arena Hotel also offers individual Jacuzzi tubs and is within walking distance of many restaurants and shops.

  • What hotels in San Jose offer free breakfast?

    The Plaza Suites at the Silicon Valley location is near downtown and offers both free breakfast and an outdoor pool. The Bristol Hotel is a chic, upscale option that also offers complimentary breakfast and free parking. The Crestview Hotel is an affordable, logical choice only four minutes driving time from the downtown area.

  • Where to stay in San José?

    KAYAK users usually search for hotels in Merced, Catedral and adjacent to Museo Nacional de Costa Rica.

  • What are the best hotels near Museo Nacional de Costa Rica?

    KAYAK users like staying at Costa Rica Guesthouse and Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica when looking for a hotel in close proximity to Museo Nacional de Costa Rica.

  • How much does a hotel cost in San José?

    Although the average price for a double room in San José is $185, $40 is the lowest price found by KAYAK users in the last 3 days.

  • How do I find a hotel in central San José?

    After you launch a hotel search on KAYAK, you can refine your research by neighbourhood, which allows you to pick the central San José districts. You can also do a search using the city map to choose a specific location, like San José city centre

  • How can I find hotels near me?

    Take a look at our extensive hotel map to find the best hotels near you.

  • Are there San José hotels with free parking?

    There are many hotels in San José that offer both parking and free parking. Popular choices among KAYAK users include Aloft San Jose Hotel, Costa Rica, Radisson San Jose-Costa Rica and KC Hotel San José.

Where to stay in San José?

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