Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your Alajuelita getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Alajuelita with a stay in a private vacation home. There's no shortage of things to see and do in the area.Museum of Costa Rican Art and National Theater are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Alajuelita

Are you searching for attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Alajuelita a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spirogyra Butterfly Garden (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Simon Bolivar Zoo (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Refugio Herpetologico de Costa Rica (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Amusement Park San Jose (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
  • Valle del Sol (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Ojo de Agua Spa Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Alajuelita

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Alajuelita is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Parque Nacional (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Sabana Park (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Central Park (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Morazan Park (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Parque Espana (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Ojo de Agua Spa Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Alajuelita

Fly into San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), the closest airport, located 5.2 mi (8.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), which is 9.9 mi (15.9 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Alajuelita?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 297 vacation rentals near Alajuelita. From 89 Houses to 140 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 Alajuelita for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Alajuelita?

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 Alajuelita:

  • Mercedes: 16 vacation rentals
  • La California: 19 vacation rentals
  • Rohrmoser: 40 vacation rentals
  • Hospital: 34 vacation rentals
  • Carmen: 15 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 Alajuelita?

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

  • Costa Rica National Stadium (Estadio Nacional de Costa Rica): 440 vacation rentals
  • Museum of Costa Rican Art: 424 vacation rentals
  • La Paz Waterfall Gardens: 399 vacation rentals
  • San Antonio de Belen Station: 474 vacation rentals
  • Estadio Ricardo Saprissa Ayma: 402 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alajuelita 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 Alajuelita?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 89 Houses in Alajuelita. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alajuelita include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 140 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Cabins: 7 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 Alajuelita?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 71 vacation rentals with pool available in Alajuelita. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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