Hotels Near the SJO International Airport in Costa Rica

If you’re flying to the SJO International Airport in Costa Rica, one of the 2 existing airports in Costa Rica, (The second being Daniel Oduber International Airport in Liberia, Guanacaste), then this article will be very useful to you since I’ve handpicked the best Hotels Near the SJO International Airport in Costa Rica to help you choose the perfect accommodation for the first night in our beautiful and tropical paradise.

  I only selected the ones that are located the closest to the SJO international airport and provide airport shuttle to their clients.

The SJO International airport is actually located in the city of Alajuela, 20 km west of downtown San José and not in San José as many travelers may think.

The SJO International Airport is named after Costa Rica’s national hero Juan Santamaría, who died in 1856 defending Costa Rica against forces led by US-American filibuster William Walker.

Depending on your flight arrival time to Costa Rica, you may need to spend a night near the SJO airport before heading to your selected destination in Costa Rica, so here we have created a list of the 5 closest hotels to the International SJO Airport in Costa Rica, these 5 hotels are all located between 2 – 5 minutes from the Airport and offer airport transfer, (but double-check before booking your stay just in case they change their policies)

If you’re traveling on a budget, you may also want to check our other article about the best hostels near the SJO Airport.

Table of Contents

1. Holiday Inn Express San Jose Airport, an IHG Hotel

Hotels near the SJO Airport in Costa Rica

2. Hotel Mango Airport

Hotel near the San Jose Airport

3. Courtyard by Marriott San Jose Airport

San Jose Airport Hotel

4. Melrost Airport Bed & Breakfast

San Jose Airport Hotel with Shuttle

5. Trapp Family Country Inn