Discover a selection of 428 vacation rentals in Alajuela Province, CR that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and kitchens. Prices start at $65 per night, and houses and condos are popular options for a stay in Alajuela Province. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

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)
Natural features

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)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Alajuela

The nearest airport is in San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.), located 1.4 mi (2.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you can also fly into San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), which is 6.5 mi (10.5 km) away.

How many vacation rentals are available around Alajuela Province, CR?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 428 vacation rentals around Alajuela Province. From 198 house rentals to 67 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

Can I rent a mountain-view property in Alajuela Province?

Nestle yourself and your family in a lofty rental property and get set for awe-inspiring sunrises, out-of-this-world stargazing and tons of fresh air. Vrbo has 174 mountain getaway rentals available. Open to other ideas? Vrbo has tons more property options to look through, including:

  • 108 rural vacation rentals.
  • 64 village vacation rentals.
  • 63 mountainside vacation rentals.

Can I rent a house in Alajuela Province?

If you're searching for a home away from home for your trip, renting an entire house is a fantastic idea. You and your crew will have loads of space for all manner of vacation activities. There are 210 houses listed on Vrbo. Prices begin at $26 per night. If that doesn't agree with your group's taste, we've got a range of other property types to pick from, such as:

  • Hotel: 89 vacation homes. Prices start from $18 per night.
  • Apartment: 78 vacation homes. Prices start from $20 per night.
  • Villa: 44 vacation homes. Prices start from $50 per night.

Can I stay in Alajuela Province in a large group?

There's nothing better than exploring somewhere completely new with close friends and family. And the good news is Vrbo has options to suit big groups. House vacation homes are the preferred option for big groups of guests, with 50 listed here. Properties for rent in the area that are suitable for large groups include:

  • If yours is a squad of 6, we've got 86 vacation homes suitable for that size. Book a night for as little as $35.
  • If you have 5 in your family, you'll be delighted to discover that there are 50 vacation homes suitable. The starting price is $27 per night.
  • Hunting down places for rent to suit 8 guests? You'll be glad to learn we have 41 that'll be ideal. You can book one from just $43 a night.

So never fear! When you travel with us you'll be able to bring your dad, your grandma and all your buddies to Alajuela Province.

Where are the cheapest rentals in Alajuela Province?

Cramped hotel balconies are no place to spend those precious vacation moments! Look through our value-packed rentals today and ensure everybody in your group has room to move. Alajuela is a good area to investigate if you want to keep a handle on your budget. Vrbo has 252 rentals, and the average price is a very agreeable $87 per night. Grecia is another place to consider. We have 121 rentals here, and the average price is around $88 a night.

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