San Jose and Central Valley

Due to its strategic location, San Jose is the ideal places to use as a base to start or end your journey in Costa Rica. The capital of Costa Rica has a spectacular setting in the middle of the fertile Central Valley, framed by the jagged silhouettes of soaring mountains on all sides. Just 30-minutes outside San Jose is Alajuela, yet still within easy reach of the airport and natural attractions.

There are plenty of excellent lodges, country inns and hotels to choose from here.

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Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation Resort

Heredia, Costa Rica

Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation Resort is an arty boutique country inn located in the Central Valley of Costa Rica near San Jose, with stunning views of nearby volcanoes, cloud forests and coffee plantations. Each guest room is individual in style.

Best for: Eco/ethical tourism, Spa & health

Villa Blanca Cloud Forest Hotel & Nature Reserve

San Jose and Central Valley, Costa Rica

Villa Blanca Hotel & Spa is a characterful lodge set in some of the most spectacular cloud forest in Costa Rica and conveniently located just 60km from San Jose offering comfortable accommodation and great outdoor excursions amid breathtaking scenery.

Best for: Eco/ethical tourism, Adventure, Wildlife, Off the beaten track

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