Where to stay around San Carlos?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 114 holiday lettings near San Carlos. From 39 Houses to 13 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near San Carlos for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in San Carlos?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in San Carlos. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • La Fortuna: 150 holiday homes
  • Arenal Volcano: 145 holiday homes
  • Quesada: 35 holiday homes
  • Costa Rica Sky Adventures: 269 holiday homes
  • Quesada City Park: 152 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in San Carlos! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in San Carlos?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in San Carlos with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • La Fortuna: 150 holiday lettings
  • Quesada: 35 holiday lettings
  • Colonia del Toro: 20 holiday lettings
  • Valle Azul: 32 holiday lettings
  • San Jose: 132 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in San Carlos?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in San Carlos. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Costa Rica Sky Adventures: 269 holiday rentals
  • Quesada City Park: 152 holiday rentals
  • Los Lagos Hot Springs: 258 holiday rentals
  • Baldi Hot Springs: 255 holiday rentals
  • Tabacon Hot Springs: 268 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around San Carlos listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Delight in the majestic landscape of San Carlos

The hot springs, jungle and waterfalls are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in San Carlos. This city's hiking, ziplining and local tours draw many visitors. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities and attractions in and around San Carlos

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit during your stay? You'll be sure to enjoy San Carlos for its hiking and ziplining. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes San Carlos a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Arenal Adventure World (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Ecoglide Arenal Park (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Arenal Natura Ecological Park (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Costa Rica Sky Adventures (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Arenal Eco Zoo (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Butterfly Conservatory (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)

Exploring the volcano viewpoints and other natural features in San Carlos

San Carlos is famous for its relaxing hot springs, lush rainforest and beautiful waterfalls. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, San Carlos is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • La Fortuna Waterfall (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Ecotermales Fortuna (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Cerro Chato Lake (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Arenal Volcano (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Arenal Volcano National Park (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Children's Eternal Rainforest (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)