Discover a selection of 440 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 WiFi. Prices start at $43 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.
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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 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 440 vacation rentals around Alajuela Province. From 302 house rentals to 84 condo and apartment rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Alajuela Province?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Alajuela Province. From Vrbo travelers, the top most popular destinations to visit are:

  • La Fortuna: 340 vacation rentals
  • Atenas: 102 vacation rentals
  • Arenal Volcano: 291 vacation rentals
  • Grecia: 491 vacation rentals
  • Peñas Blancas: 158 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Alajuela Province! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Alajuela Province?

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

  • La Fortuna: 340 rentals
  • Atenas: 102 rentals
  • Grecia: 491 rentals
  • Peñas Blancas: 158 rentals
  • San Ramon: 130 rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Alajuela Province?

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

  • Grecia: 491 rentals
  • Costa Rica Sky Adventures: 391 rentals
  • Tabacon Hot Springs: 388 rentals
  • Arenal Eco Zoo: 391 rentals
  • Baldi Hot Springs: 370 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Alajuela Province listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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