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8.2
Great129 reviews
MapView on map2.9 mi from City Center
From   US$ 183 /nightSelect
8.4
Great238 reviews
MapView on map1700 yd from City Center600 yd from City Mall
From   US$ 76 /nightSelect
8.2
Great353 reviews
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8.4
Great117 reviews
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8.4
Great263 reviews
From   US$ 60 /nightSelect
8.4
Great250 reviews
1.6 mi from City Center1.1 mi from City Mall
From   US$ 76 /nightSelect
Bed & Breakfast
8.4
Great162 reviews
1.7 mi from City Center
From   US$ 86 /nightSelect
8.4
Great211 reviews
3.3 mi from City Center1700 yd from Zoo Ave
From   US$ 102 /nightSelect
8.4
Great195 reviews
2.8 mi from City Center
From   US$ 232 /nightSelect
Bed & Breakfast
8.4
Great59 reviews
1.4 mi from City Center1.0 mi from City Center
From   US$ 95 /nightSelect
8.2
Great151 reviews
4.2 mi from City Center100 yd from Zoo Ave
From   US$ 121 /nightSelect
8.4
Great122 reviews
2.1 mi from City Center1.7 mi from Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
From   US$ 125 /nightSelect
8.2
Great312 reviews
100 yd from City Center900 yd from Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
From   US$ 42 /nightSelect
8.4
Great137 reviews
1700 yd from City Center600 yd from City Mall
From   US$ 115 /nightSelect
8.0
Great152 reviews
300 yd from City Center800 yd from Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
From   US$ 37 /nightSelect
8.4
Great35 reviews
200 yd from City Center800 yd from Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
From   US$ 66 /nightSelect
8.4
Great177 reviews
3.5 mi from City Center
From   US$ 75 /nightSelect
8.2
Great143 reviews
500 yd from City Center800 yd from Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
From   US$ 35 /nightSelect
8.2
Great253 reviews
1600 yd from City Center500 yd from City Mall
From   US$ 65 /nightSelect
8.4
Great196 reviews
2.6 mi from City Center
From   US$ 49 /nightSelect
8.4
Great127 reviews
400 yd from City Center1100 yd from City Mall
From   US$ 22 /nightSelect
Bed & Breakfast
8.4
Great102 reviews
4.2 mi from City Center900 yd from Zoo Ave
From   US$ 85 /nightSelect
Bed & Breakfast
8.4
Great169 reviews
1.8 mi from City Center
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Bed & Breakfast
8.4
Great206 reviews
500 yd from City Center900 yd from Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
From   US$ 45 /nightSelect
7.8
Very good244 reviews
2.1 mi from City Center
From   US$ 74 /nightSelect
8.4
Great44 reviews
200 yd from City Center800 yd from Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
From   US$ 65 /nightSelect
8.2
Great144 reviews
3.9 mi from City Center1.1 mi from Zoo Ave
From   US$ 83 /nightSelect
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8.6
Great106 reviews
1.4 mi from City Center1600 yd from City Mall
From   US$ 16 /nightSelect
8.6
Great84 reviews
1300 yd from City Center900 yd from City Mall
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8.4
Great179 reviews
2.2 mi from City Center
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8.2
Great108 reviews
500 yd from City Center500 yd from Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
From   US$ 75 /nightSelect
8.4
Great47 reviews
3.0 mi from City Center
From   US$ 130 /nightSelect
Bed & Breakfast
8.4
Great218 reviews
500 yd from City Center900 yd from Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
From   US$ 27 /nightSelect
8.2
Great89 reviews
1.1 mi from City Center1500 yd from City Mall
From   US$ 18 /nightSelect
7.6
Very good11 reviews
8.5 mi from City Center1600 yd from Laguna Fraijanes
From   US$ 34 /nightSelect
8.2
Great141 reviews
1.8 mi from City Center
From   US$ 59 /nightSelect
8.4
Great68 reviews
1.9 mi from City Center
From   US$ 98 /nightSelect
8.6
Great37 reviews
8.5 mi from City Center1500 yd from Laguna Fraijanes
From   US$ 107 /nightSelect
1500 yd from City Center1200 yd from City Mall
From   US$ 32 /nightSelect
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8.4
Great17 reviews
1.3 mi from City Center1.2 mi from Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
From   US$ 60 /nightSelect
Apartment
8.4
Great93 reviews
1300 yd from City Center1500 yd from Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto
From   US$ 49 /nightSelect
Aparthotel
7.8
Very good16 reviews
3.0 mi from City Center
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Best hotels and places to stay in Alajuela

Why visit?

Alajuela, a vibrant city located in the heart of Costa Rica, offers a unique blend of cultural charm and natural beauty. With its rich history, picturesque landscapes, and close proximity to the Juan Santamaría International Airport, it serves as an excellent base for exploring the wonders of the region.

Where to stay?

Alajuela has several areas that provide fantastic accommodation options for tourists. From the bustling city center to the serene outskirts, there is something for everyone's preferences. Here are the best areas to stay in Alajuela:

City Center: The heart of Alajuela, where historic sites, colorful markets, and lively plazas await tourists. Staying in the city center gives you convenient access to local attractions and a vibrant atmosphere. Average price per hotel room per night: $80, $120, $160 (5-star).

La Garita: Located just outside the city, La Garita offers a tranquil escape surrounded by lush greenery. It is ideal for those seeking peace and relaxation while still being relatively close to the city center. Average price per hotel room per night: $70, $100, $140 (5-star).

San Rafael de Alajuela: This charming neighborhood sits nestled alongside coffee plantations and offers magnificent mountain views. It is perfect for nature lovers and those wanting to immerse themselves in Costa Rica's natural wonders. Average price per hotel room per night: $60, $90, $130 (5-star).

Best value for money:

Hotel Mango: This cozy 3-star hotel in the city center offers comfortable rooms, friendly staff, and a complimentary breakfast. With its affordable rates starting at $65 per night, it provides excellent value for money.

Hotel Orchid: Located in La Garita, this 4-star hotel provides spacious rooms, a refreshing pool, and exceptional service. It offers an array of amenities at a reasonable price, with rates starting at $85 per night.

Hotel Vista Linda Montana: Situated in San Rafael de Alajuela, this 3-star hotel boasts stunning views of the mountains and a tranquil atmosphere. With rates starting at $55 per night, it is a great choice for budget-conscious travelers.

Best kids-friendly hotels:

Xandari Resort and Spa: This 5-star property features spacious villas with stunning views, beautiful gardens, and a children's play area. It offers a range of outdoor activities for kids, ensuring a memorable stay.

Hotel Buena Vista: Nestled in the lush hills of Alajuela, this 4-star hotel provides a family-friendly environment with spacious rooms, a swimming pool, and a large playground. It offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere for families.

Best hotels for a romantic getaway:

Xandari Resort and Spa: With its private villas, breathtaking views, and a serene spa, this 5-star resort is the perfect setting for a romantic escape. Indulge in candlelit dinners, couples' massages, and unforgettable moments.

El Silencio Lodge & Spa: Located near San Rafael de Alajuela, this eco-luxury hotel offers secluded cabins nestled in the cloud forest. Enjoy romantic evenings by the fireplace or indulge in spa treatments for two.

Best for location:

Hotel Aeropuerto: Situated just minutes away from Juan Santamaría International Airport, this 3-star hotel offers convenience and comfort. Perfect for those with early flights or late arrivals.

Holiday Inn Express San Jose Costa Rica Airport: Located in Alajuela's city center, this 4-star hotel provides easy access to local attractions and is just a short drive from the airport. It offers modern amenities and comfortable rooms.

Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport Alajuela: Another excellent option close to the airport, this 4-star hotel offers stylish rooms, a fitness center, and a refreshing outdoor pool. It ensures a seamless stay for both business and leisure travelers.

Best for a short city break:

Hotel Robledal: Located in La Garita, this 3-star hotel offers a peaceful oasis with well-appointed rooms and beautiful gardens. Enjoy a tranquil stay while still being within reach of the city's excitement.

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