Where to stay around Alajuela?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 441 holiday lettings near Alajuela. From 165 Houses to 147 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Alajuela for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Alajuela Cathedral: 426 holiday lettings
  • Central Park: 426 holiday lettings
  • Estadio Alejandro Morera Soto: 426 holiday lettings
  • Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica): 395 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Costa Rican Art: 378 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Alajuela 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 Alajuela?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 165 Houses in Alajuela. Our other popular types of Alajuela holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 147 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 134 self catering accommodations
  • Bed & breakfasts: 28 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Alajuela?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 142 holiday homes with pool available in Alajuela. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Alajuela, Costa Rica, Your Home Away From Home

    The city of Alajuela is the capital of a province that goes by the same name. This is a mere 19km away from the Costa Rican capital of San Jose. People on their holidays in Alajuela are delighted to discover that there are an amazing range of places to visit during their stay, plus plenty of activities to ensure there is never any time to get bored. The self catering accommodation in Alajuela is likely to come in the form of a well-furnished apartment in the centre of the city; many of which will even come with the use of your own private pool - perfect to bask in what is reputed to be one of the best climates in the entire world

    Things to Do on Holiday in Alajuela, Costa Rica

    You absolutely cannot even contemplate spending your holidays in Alajuela, and Costa Rica in general, if you have not ventured here to explore some of the amazing rainforest ecosystems that may be found throughout the area. The abundantly rich plant and animal life in the forests are always best enjoyed by way of an organised tour - these habitats are most safely encountered with experienced professionals. For when you have had your fill of the rainforests, other popular activities available in the area include swimming, cycling and mountain biking, white-water rafting and there are some golf courses around the capital with views to die for.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Alajuela, Costa Rica

    Within the city of Alajuela itself, you will find some truly fascinating architecture to explore: top on your sightseeing list should definitely be The Alajuela Cathedral with its very distinctive dome. Seeing as your self catering accommodation in Alajuela will be little more than 20km away from the capital - San Jose - it is highly likely that you will be tempted to explore this fascinating Central American conurbation for a couple of days’ during your holiday. San Jose actually has an amazing number of museums for you to visit, and best of all, there really is something that appeals to everyone within your travelling party. The Children’s Museum will be great for the young ones, whilst the San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art and The San Jose Museum of Art will prove to be great attractions for the adults.

    Weather in Alajuela, Costa Rica

    You can look forward to being completely spoilt, as far as the weather on your holidays in Alajuela is concerned. The area enjoys a typical sub-tropical climate; this means that the average temperature never drops below 15 degrees Celsius during January. From May through to September the average is in the high-twenties to low-thirties degrees and there is little, if any, rainfall at this time of the year.

    Travel to Alajuela, Costa Rica

    The nearest airport for your holidays in Alajuela will be situated very close in San Jose (SJO). Getting to this part of Central America is not particularly easy from the UK, however. In fact, there are no direct flights here from our country. You would need to catch an Iberian Airways flight from London Heathrow (LHR) to Madrid and then rely on the direct flight from Spain.

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