Destination guide

Head to the trendy city of San Jose

The beaches and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in San Jose. This trendy city is known for its cheese shops, spas and coffeehouses. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in San Jose

Are you looking for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that San Jose has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Alboran Golf (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Mariposario de Níjar (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of San Jose

San Jose is famous for its pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, San Jose is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • San Jose Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Playa de la Calilla (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
  • Playa de los Genoveses (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Monsul Beach (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Los Escullos Beach (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • La Isleta del Moro (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around San Jose

The nearest airport is in Almeria (LEI), located 15.7 mi (25.2 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around San José?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 227 vacation rentals near San José. From 109 Houses to 58 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near San José for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to San José?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in San José. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Playa de San Jose: 307 vacation rentals
  • San Jose Beach: 312 vacation rentals
  • Cabo de Gata-Níjar Natural Park: 317 vacation rentals
  • Cabo de Gata Beach: 414 vacation rentals
  • La Isleta del Moro: 345 vacation rentals

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

Can I rent Houses in San José?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 109 Houses in San José. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in San José include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 58 rentals available
  • Villas: 20 rentals available
  • Cottages: 31 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in San José?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 100 vacation rentals with pool available in San José. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.