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San Jose
Costa Rica

Population: 60,201
Language: Spanish
Currency: Costa Rican colon (CRC)

Information about San Jose

Airport - Juan Santamaria Airport (SJO) is located in Alajuela 17km or about 20 minutes by car from the center of San Jose. There is a local bus stop outside the airport, but you might have to change buses to get to the city center.
Shopping - Shopping is not a major reason to visit Costa Rica, but some high-quality wooden and leather handicrafts are available. San Jose has the best shopping opportunities, in small gift stores in the city center, an outdoor market near the Museo Nacional, and a neighborhood called Moravia in the northern part of the city, which has whole streets devoted to souvenir stores.


  • Aurola Holiday Inn - Avda. 5 and C. 5, Barrio El Carmen, Phone: 222-2424;
  • Casa Ridgway - Avda. 6 Bis and C. 15, Barrio La Soledad, Phone: 222-1400
  • Cinco Hormigas Rojas - C. 15, between Avdas. 9 and 11, Barrio Otoya, Phone: 255-3412
  • Clarion Hotel Amon - Avda. 11 and C. 3 Bis, Barrio Amon, Phone: 257-0191
  • Finca Rosa Blanca Country Inn - Center in Santa Barbara de Heredia, Barrio Jesus, Phone: 269-9392
  • Gran Hotel Costa Rica - Avda. 2 and C. 3, Barrio La Soledad, Phone: 221-4000

  • Bakea - C. 7 and Avda. 11, Barrio Amon, Phone: 248-0303
  • Balcon de Europa - Avda. Central and C. 9, Barrio La Soledad, Phone: 221-4841
  • Cafe de la Posada - C. 17, between Avdas. 2 and 4, Barrio La Soledad, Phone: 258-1027
  • Cafe Mundo - C. 15 and Avda. 9, Barrio Otoya, Phone: 222-6190
  • Casa Luisa - 400 m south and 40 m east of the Contraloria, Sabana Sur, Phone: 296-1917
  • Private Guide in San Jose

    Private Guide in San Jose - Ricardo Calvo

    (Member Since 2011) Excursions/tous in the following cities: San Jose Languages: English, Spanish

    To get the best experience of traveling through Costa Rica, you shouldn’t be driving on your own not knowing what you are looking at. You need an experienced guide helping you to plan your trip in the way you want it.

    Private Guide in San Jose

    Private Guide in San Jose - Walter Hamm

    (Member Since 2012) Languages: english spanish

    My Name is Walter Hamm and i live in Costa Rica in the province of Alajuela and La Fortuna Distit. I born in Totuguero on the Caribean sloap. I love my country and i am very proud of it.i like people and i am very hapy to shear it wit them. When i have visitors i am veri hapy to show them around.

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