Destination guide

The scenic area of Atenas awaits your stay

The gardens and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Atenas. Travellers especially like the baseball games, coffee shops and local tours in this scenic and relaxing city. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Atenas

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Atenas a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Zoo Ave (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • Turu Ba Ri Nature & Adventure Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Valle del Sol (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Ojo de Agua Spa Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • ARA Project (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Doka Estate (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Atenas

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Atenas is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Peace Park (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)
  • Turu Ba Ri Nature & Adventure Park (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Central Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Ojo de Agua Spa Park (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Poas Volcano National Park (18.7 mi / 30.1 km)
  • Juan Castro Blanco National Park (21.2 mi / 34.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Atenas

The nearest airport is in San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), located 12.1 mi (19.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), which is 16.6 mi (26.7 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Atenas?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 101 holiday lettings around Atenas. From 53 Houses to 21 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Atenas?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Atenas:

  • Hospital: 35 holiday homes
  • Catedral District: 27 holiday homes
  • Carmen: 21 holiday homes
  • Rohrmoser: 39 holiday homes
  • Hatillo: 32 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Atenas?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Atenas. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • La Paz Waterfall Gardens: 379 holiday lettings
  • Establo San Rafael Natural Horsemanship Equestrian Center: 431 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Costa Rican Art: 403 holiday lettings
  • Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Ayma: 381 holiday lettings
  • La Salle Natural Science Museum: 423 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Atenas listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Atenas?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 53 Houses in Atenas. Our other popular types of Atenas holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 7 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 9 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Atenas?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 74 holiday homes with pool available in Atenas. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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