Enjoy a variety of attractions in and around San José

Explore the best of Costa Rica’s capital city from the Park Inn, located within walking distance of the best things to do in San José. You can savor a fresh cup of coffee in your hotel room before embarking on a revitalizing stroll through La Sabana Park. The popular green space is also home to attractions like the Costa Rican Art Museum and the National Theater. If you want to learn about the region’s rich history, visit the Jade Museum, which houses the world’s largest collection of American jade and rare ancient artifacts. For a fun night on the town, hit the popular bars and clubs on the Paseo Colón, one of two main roads that lead through the city.

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Britt Coffee Tour

6.52 mi / 10.5 km from the hotel
The smell alone is intoxicating at this plantation, where you can learn about the world of coffee production, enjoy samples, and shop for fine chocolates, nuts, and—of course—coffee beans!

Arenal Volcano

55.53 mi / 89.36 km from the hotel
Take a trip to this volcano that experienced its last eruption in 2010. Hike, fish, or whitewater raft in this area known for its natural beauty.

Lincoln Plaza

3.24 mi / 5.22 km from the hotel
Browse stores and boutiques, dine at one of many diverse restaurants, or catch a movie at this popular shopping center.

Go Easy Tourism Solutions

0.65 mi / 1.05 km from the hotel
Sign up for a city tour with a Go Easy guide for a full itinerary of the best parks, historic sites, museums, and theaters in San José.

The Children's Museum

1.06 mi / 1.7 km from the hotel
Part of the Costa Rican Center of Science and Culture, this museum draws nearly 300,000 kids and parents every year. Explore 40 rooms filled with interactive exhibits and educational fun.

National Theater

1.04 mi / 1.67 km from the hotel
Since 1897, the National Theater has offered an elegant setting for San José's most renowned musicals, plays, and concerts.

Spirogyra Butterfly Garden

0.31 mi / 0.49 km from the hotel
This tropical garden provides a home for more than 30 species of vividly colored butterflies.

Jade Museum

1.34 mi / 2.15 km from the hotel
Step back in time to learn the captivating history of the jade industry in Costa Rica. The semi-precious stone was traded by ancient cultures, and the museum tells the story with over 7,000 artifacts.

La Sabana Park

0.94 mi / 1.52 km from the hotel
There's a lot to see in this 178-acre park in the heart of the city. Relax at the lake, tour one of the many museums, and visit the national soccer stadium, swimming pool, and skating rink.

Costa Rican Art Museum

0.51 mi / 0.81 km from the hotel
Contemplate art in a variety of media at this museum featuring more than 6,000 pieces by international and Latin American artists, as well as a beautiful sculpture garden.