Destination guide

Travel to tranquil La Garita

Learn about the unique charm of La Garita with a stay in a private vacation home. This city's zoo, restaurants and spas attract many visitors, and its relaxing and walkable location add to the charm. Museum of Costa Rican Art and National Theater are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in La Garita

Are you looking for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes La Garita a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spirogyra Butterfly Garden (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Zoo Ave (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Valle del Sol (7 mi / 11.3 km)
  • Ojo de Agua Spa Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • ARA Project (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Doka Estate (9.9 mi / 16 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of La Garita

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in La Garita. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • La Paz Waterfall Gardens (16 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Parque Nacional (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Peace Park (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Central Park (6.4 mi / 10.3 km)
  • Ojo de Agua Spa Park (7.3 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Sabana Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around La Garita

Fly into San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), the closest airport, located 6.8 mi (10.9 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), which is 11.4 mi (18.4 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around La Garita?

Yes, our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 260 vacation rentals near La Garita. From 117 Houses to 77 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 La Garita for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to La Garita?

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

  • Rincón Rodríguez: 23 vacation rentals
  • Cariari: 15 vacation rentals
  • La California: 24 vacation rentals
  • Rohrmoser: 39 vacation rentals
  • Hospital: 36 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Zoo Ave: 483 vacation rentals
  • Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica): 445 vacation rentals
  • Museum of Costa Rican Art: 411 vacation rentals
  • La Paz Waterfall Gardens: 402 vacation rentals
  • San Antonio de Belen Station: 468 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around La Garita 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 La Garita?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 117 Houses in La Garita. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in La Garita include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 77 rentals available
  • Villas: 18 rentals available
  • Cabins: 17 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in La Garita?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 132 vacation rentals with pool available in La Garita. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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