Destination guide

Choose a vacation rental for your San Isidro getaway

Experience the unique character of San Isidro with a stay in a vacation home rental. This city has something for everyone. Spirogyra Butterfly Garden and National Center of Art and Culture are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around San Isidro

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes San Isidro a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Spirogyra Butterfly Garden (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Simon Bolivar Zoo (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Amusement Park San Jose (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • ARA Project (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Refugio Herpetologico de Costa Rica (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Ojo de Agua Spa Park (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in San Isidro

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, San Isidro is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Parque Nacional (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • La Paz Waterfall Gardens (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
  • Parque Espana (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • Morazan Park (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Central Park (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Sabana Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around San Isidro

Fly into San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), the closest airport, located 7 mi (11.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), which is 10.2 mi (16.3 km) away.

Where to stay around San Isidro?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 115 vacation rentals near San Isidro. From 60 Houses to 11 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 Isidro 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 Isidro?

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

  • San Antonio de Belen Station: 470 vacation rentals
  • La Paz Waterfall Gardens: 402 vacation rentals
  • Multiplaza Mall Escazu: 466 vacation rentals
  • San Ramon Nonato Church: 203 vacation rentals
  • Plaza Real Cariari: 470 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around San Isidro 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 Isidro?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 60 Houses in San Isidro. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in San Isidro include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 11 rentals available
  • Villas: 22 rentals available
  • Cabins: 8 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 San Isidro?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 72 vacation rentals with pool available in San Isidro. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.