San José hotels

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San José
May 18 — May 192
San José
Wed 5/18
Thu 5/19

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Low season

May

High season

December

Average price (weeknight)

$92

Average price (weekend night)

$89
Cheapest month to stay with an average 24% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 600% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

Best San José hotels

Most recommended San José hotels

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Barceló San José - San José - Restaurant
Barceló San José
8.5 Excellent
Uruca$93+
$93+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa
Costa Rica Guesthouse - San José - Patio
Costa Rica Guesthouse
8.3 Excellent
Catedral$30+
$30+
Free Wi-Fi
Balmoral Hotel - San José - Building
Balmoral Hotel - San José - Building
Balmoral Hotel
8 Excellent
Carmen$100+
$100+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici - San José - Lounge
Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici - San José - Lounge
Crowne Plaza San Jose Corobici
8.6 Excellent
Mata Redonda$121+
$121+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Hotel Presidente - San José - Building
Hotel Presidente - San José - Building
Hotel Presidente
8.7 Excellent
Carmen$142+
$142+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly
Costa Rica Backpackers - San José - Pool
Costa Rica Backpackers - San José - Pool
Costa Rica Backpackers
7.4 Good
Catedral$21+
$21+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Sleep Inn Paseo Las Damas - San José - Restaurant
Sleep Inn Paseo Las Damas - San José - Restaurant
Sleep Inn Paseo Las Damas
8.5 Excellent
Carmen$68+
$68+
Parking
Airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Hotel Colonial - San José - Pool
Hotel Colonial - San José - Pool
Hotel Colonial
7.9 Good
Catedral$66+
$66+
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Selina San Jose - San José - Bedroom
Selina San Jose - San José - Bedroom
Selina San Jose
8.3 Excellent
Carmen$57+
$57+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly

San José hotels near Museo de Arte Costarricense

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Gran Hotel Costa Rica, Curio Collection by Hilton - San José - Lounge
Free Wi-Fi
Hotel Grano De Oro - San José - Restaurant
Hotel Grano De Oro
8.9 Excellent
Hospital$184+
$184+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Spa

How much is a San José hotel?

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When to book a hotel in San José

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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 May and April.
  • 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 Saturday. The opposite is true for, Wednesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
  • Book at least 90 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 $20, while the most expensive was $330.
  • How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in San José for 4 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.

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