Hotel Santa María Inn

Convenience and comfort just minutes away from SJO airport
Alajuela, Costa Rica

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What can you find close to our location?

Santa María Inn is a hotel located close to the airport. We are just 5 minutes away from the Juan SantamarĂ­a Costa Rica International Airport (SJO).

Alajuela is part of Costa Rica's Central Valley and Metropolitan Area. Our hotel is conveniently located close to the highways that take you to San José downtown (Route 1) and to the Pacific (West) coast of Costa Rica.

Within an hour of our hotel you will find volcanoes, coffee tours, amazing waterfalls, rain forests, business centers and medical tourisms locations, making us a great location for your stay.

Nearby attractions

Poas volcano crater by Daniel Borman

Poás Volcano area

In the same day, get to know the nature of the central valley by visiting Poás volcano, La Paz Waterfall gardens and a coffee tour.

Traditional Costa Rican handicrafts in Sarchi at Fabrica de Carretas Joquin Chaverri by Steven Depolo

Local Culture

Experience the mystic of Costa Rica. Learn how ox carts are built in Sarchí; know about the colonial times in Orosí and take advantage of visiting the Irazú volcano.

rafting at naranjo river by David Berkowitz


Want to take it to the next level? Book rafting tours to the Pacuare river, Zip line tours at the rain forest or even bungee jumping!

pelican at the ocean on tortuga island by size4riggerboots

1 day tours to the beach

Take a swim at the pacific ocean! Take a tour Tortuga Island or visit a nearby beach like Manuel Antonio, Jacó, Herradura and much more!

Services close to our Hotel


  • Plaza Mango, Alajuela.
  • Plaza Real, Alajuela.
  • City Mall, Alajuela.
  • La Casona del Cerdo, Saisaki.


  • City Mall, Alajuela.
  • Plaza Real, Alajuela.
  • Multiplaza, Escazú
  • Paseo de las Flores, Heredia.
  • Central Market, San Jos&eaute.


  • Metro free trade zone.
  • Saret free trade zone
  • El Cafetal Business Center.
  • Oficentro Aeropuerto, Alajuela.
  • Plaza Roble.


  • Casino Fiesta, Alajuela.
  • Sportsbars.
  • San José Nightlife: Bars, discos and restaurants.
  • Escazú Nightlife.

Car Rental

Book a car for your Costa Rican vacations

In trouble arraging your transportation through Costa Rica? We offer a direct, more affordable car rental service.

Just check the box in our contact form and we will send your the rate and insurance information with no hidden costs!