Holiday Inn San Jose

Costa Rica-San Jose City

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6 Nights with Air from $459 Breakfast included
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The Holiday Inn San Jose city has 200 spacious guestrooms that offer extraordinary views of the Central Valley with superior room s offering the best views. The rich, deep colors of the modern decor invoke a soothing night's sleep and the luxurious triple-sheeted beds and work desks offer comfort and convenience.

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What's to Love

The clean and comfortable rooms at the Holiday Inn San Jose are the perfect treat after adventurous days out on the town. The heated indoor pool and Jacuzzi are also a plus.

What We'd Change

The closest beach to the hotel is an hour away, but after a few days filling up on cultural delight, you could always rent a car for a day trip!

Why You Should Go

The Holiday Inn San Jose's location can't be beat. It's central to nearly every cultural and historical site and the view from the 17th floor is breathtaking.

Available Amenities

  • Tour Assistance
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Business Center ($)
  • Conference Facilities ($)
  • Cribs Available on Request
  • Fitness/Exercise Room
  • Gift Shop
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry Services ($)
  • Lounge Chairs/Umbrellas
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Wedding Services
  • Dry Cleaning Services
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Non-Smoking Rooms (on request)
  • 2 Restaurants
  • Porter/Bellhop
  • Elevators
  • Breakfast (complimentary)
  • High Speed Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Handicap Facilities/Wheelchair Accessible
  • Swimming Pool
  • Heated Swimming Pool(s)
  • Honeymoon Packages

Nearby Excursions & Attractions

  • Museum(s)
  • Shopping

Map of Local Area

Costa Rica is an exhilarating land of luxuriant rainforests and mighty volcanoes, of natural hot springs and shimmering oceans, of colonial charm and captivating nightlife. The ultimate delight of Costa Rica is its people.

Holiday Inn San Jose

Calle 5, San Jose, Costa Rica


Hotel Description

Holiday Inn San Jose: Discover Life in the Heart of the City

If location is important, then the Holiday Inn San Jose Costa Rica is the perfect place for your next trip. Set in the lively city of San Jose, Costa Rica, it's the perfect spot for venturing out for cultural explorations. Plus, it offers panoramic views of the Central Valley from nearly every window. So slip into the cool, Costa Rican ambiance of hospitable service, while in the comfort of modern conveniences.

Start off the morning at the Holiday Inn San Jose at the chef's custom omelet station in Tropicana Restaurant. The breakfast buffet will make your tummy happy. And if you stop by again for lunch, you can mingle with local business people over fresh, local dishes.

Connect with the complimentary wireless Internet access and plan your route around the city, marking stops at all the historic monuments and parks. Don't forget to take the kids to the Simon Bolivar National Zoo and the Costa Rican Children's Museum. There's so much to see, and it's easy to get to just by strolling through the city.

After a long, eventful day, return to the hotel and relax in the heated, indoor swimming pool, or keep up with your workout routine in the fitness center. Then, relax your muscles with an after-workout session in the hot tub and reward yourself with a special cocktail on the pool deck. At sunset, take a trip up to the 17th floor to dine at El Mirador Restaurant and take in the breathtaking, sparkling views of the city. Afterward, head to La Palma, the mezzanine pub, grab a beer and watch your favorite sports on the bar TV. Or, if you'd prefer a little "me" time, eat in the comfort of your own room. After all, room service is available until midnight.

Best of all, the Holiday Inn San Jose is an ecological star. The Costa Rican tourism board gives it a sustainable tourism certification of 4 stars. It's also 100% nonsmoking. At the Holiday Inn San Jose city, you'll experience a beautiful getaway and a vivacious cultural experience you'll never forget.

This hotel is NOT All-Inclusive, but does include a daily complimentary breakfast. Additional food and drink must be purchased separately.
Unless otherwise specified, all services are available for an extra charge.


El Mirador
Type: International
Hours: Daily, 6pm- 10pm
Description: An elegant, sophisticated 17th floor restaurant with stunning views of the capital city.

Type: International and local buffet
Hours: Daily, 6am-10pm. Room service from 6am-midnight
Description: Casual dining located adjacent to the lobby known for breakfast and lunch buffets.

All hours are subject to change.


La Palma
Pub style lounge for cocktails and light fare. Mon-Sat, 5pm-10pm. Happy hour from 5pm-7pm.


The closest beach to San Jose, Costa Rica is Playa Jaco, along the Pacific coastline.


The Holiday Inn San Jose Costa Rica has a heated indoor pool and Jacuzzi on the 3rd floor.



  • Fitness center

There are five golf courses near the The Holiday Inn San Jose, all less than an hour away:

  • Valle del Sol
  • Cariari Country Club
  • Los Reyes
  • Monteran
  • Costa Rica Country Club


Complimentary high-speed wireless Internet is available throughout the Holiday Inn San Jose for guests.


The resort offers wellness and beauty treatments. Features include:
  • Hair blow dry
  • Manicure and pedicure
  • Make-up application


The Holiday Inn San Jose Costa Rica boasts spacious wedding and event venues that are the perfect location for a San Jose wedding reception. The resort wedding planners will assist in creating a personalized celebration from start to finish.


The resort doesn't offer child care services but is still family friendly. Children staying as guests receive a Costa Rican souvenir coloring book at check-in.


The Holiday Inn San Jose is 25 minutes from the Juan Santamaria Airport (SJO) and steps away from the business and financial district, museums, art galleries, shopping and entertainment.

Departure Fees
Please be advised that there is a $29 USD per person departure fee due and payable upon leaving Costa Rica. Fees are subject to change without notice at the discretion of the Costa Rican government. It is possible that this fee is included in the cost of your airline ticket. Please consult the airline on which you are traveling to verify.

Check In/Check Out
Check-in: 3pm. Check-out: 12pm.
A valid credit card may be required at this resort.

All hours, fees, amenities, information and services are subject to change without notice.


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