Where to stay around Alajuela Province?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 435 vacation rentals near Alajuela Province. From 132 Houses to 82 Hotels, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Alajuela Province for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Alajuela Province?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Alajuela Province. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • La Fortuna: 220 vacation rentals
  • Arenal Volcano: 271 vacation rentals
  • Atenas: 114 vacation rentals
  • Costa Rica Sky Adventures: 369 vacation rentals
  • Alajuela: 490 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Alajuela Province! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Alajuela Province?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Alajuela Province:

  • La Fortuna: 220 rentals
  • Atenas: 114 rentals
  • Alajuela: 490 rentals
  • San Jose: 162 rentals
  • San Ramon: 81 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Alajuela Province?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Alajuela Province are:

  • Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO): 533 vacation rentals
  • Arenal Airport (FON): 326 vacation rentals
  • Puntarenas (JAP-Chacarita): 96 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Alajuela Province?

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

  • Costa Rica Sky Adventures: 369 rentals
  • La Fortuna Waterfall: 343 rentals
  • Tabacon Hot Springs: 365 rentals
  • Arenal Natura Ecological Park: 266 rentals
  • Rio Celeste Waterfall: 103 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alajuela Province listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Take in the majestic beauty of Alajuela

Take a vacation to Alajuela and enjoy the area's festivals, theater scene and live music. This city's shopping, restaurants and architecture draw many visitors. Museum of Costa Rican Art and National Theater are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities and attractions in and around Alajuela

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Alajuela a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spirogyra Butterfly Garden (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • ARA Project (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Ojo de Agua Spa Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Zoo Ave (4.3 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Valle del Sol (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Doka Estate (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Alajuela

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Alajuela is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • La Paz Waterfall Gardens (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Parque Nacional (11.2 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Central Park (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Ojo de Agua Spa Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Peace Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Sabana Park (9.3 mi / 15 km)