Alta Las Palomas Boutique Hotel

A beautiful boutique hotel with spectacular views over the central San José valley.

Alta Hotel exterior
Alta Hotel dining room
Alta Hotel pool
Alta Hotel lounge


Escazú, San José.


Alta Las Palomas Hotel is open year round.

Accommodation type

Boutique Hotel

Alta Las Palomas Boutique Hotel

Alta Las Palomas is a beautiful Boutique Hotel located just 10km from San José city. The hotel is built at the top of a hill boasting views over Valle de Sol and the city. With a unique collection of 22 rooms and suites this is an ideal location for a romantic getaway or a honeymoon though all visitors will feel at home here in this modern, tastefully decorated hotel. The popular La Luz restaurant serves a host of delicious meals, using fresh, organic produce sourced from their own farm and from local farmers. This is rated as one of the best restaurants in San José.

alta-hotelWhy go to Alta Las Palomas Boutique Hotel?

San José is a city with plenty to do, and it’s all within easy reach of the hotel. From a coffee tour in the morning to a one-day tour to see volcanoes, parks and gardens. Also only 5 minutes away from the hotel you will find the biggest mall in San José, Multi Plaza Escazú which has both gourmet restaurants and traditional Costa Rican fare in abundance. San José has a multitude of spas where you can relax and pamper yourself, a great way to start or end your trip. The airport is nearby, and it is just 15 minutes by light aircraft to Manuel Antonio and some of the most beautiful beaches in Central America

hummingbirdWildlife around Alta Las Palomas Boutique Hotel

In San José itself as well as in the surrounding towns of  Heredia, Alajuela and Cartago you will be able to see many beautiful species of birds such as parrots, quetzals, hummingbirds as well as tapirs, lizards, bats, butterflies, toads and if you are lucky, wild cats.  Visit the surrounding areas and parks to discover the flora and fauna of Costa Rica.

Alta Las Palomas Boutique Hotel Highlights

  • Each room has a private balcony, with beautiful views.
  • Fine dining is available at La Luz Restaurant.
  • Member of the Condé Nast Johansens Collection.
  • Five minute drive from a major shopping centre.
  • Volcano and coffee tours are available.
  • Personal service amid stunning, tasteful décor.


Costa Rica Coast to Coast

Howler monkey

Costa Rica Coast to Coast

Prices from: £2,410 pp for 12 days
Traverse this country from the laid-back Caribbean coast through its mountainous hinterland emerging on the beautiful north Pacific shore taking in scenery, culture and wildlife en-route.

Costa Rica Wildlife holiday


Costa Rica Wildlife holiday

Prices from: £2,865 pp for 15 days
This holiday showcases the abundant and diverse wildlife of Costa Rica in all its colourful glory – a technicolour romp through the national parks and reserves of the country!

Costa Rica Volcanoes and Beaches


Costa Rica Volcanoes and Beaches

Prices from: £1,540 pp for 15 days
See the different faces of Costa Rica. Relax on the Caribbean coast, had inland for some action and adventure as you marvel at the volcanoes and then finish off at the stunning Pacific coast.

Alta Hotel pool

Alta Las Palomas Boutique Hotel


  • Restaurant with stunning views over the valley.
  • Swimming pool
  • Library and lounge area
  • All rooms have air conditioning, Wifi, room service, hair dryer, TV, safe and minibar
  • Free internet access throughout the hotel.


  • Coffee tours
  • Birdwatching tours
  • Guided excursions to national parks
  • White water rafting
  • Craft tours to Sarchi

What is included in the stay

A scrumptious á la carte breakfast is included in your stay.


Children under 12 stay for free when staying with 2 adults in a deluxe room or suite with 2 queen sized beds. Breakfast is of course included. The restaurant has a children’s menu for young visitors.


Free Wi-fi in all rooms and throughout the hotel.



The hotel has three room types, Delxue, Master Suite and Grand Suite.

16 Deluxe rooms – 6 with two double queen size beds and 10 rooms have a king size bed. 2 Master suites.- 1 with a jacuzzi and one with rain shower & bath 4 grand suites – 3 each with a king size bed and 1 with two queen beds.

All rooms have a private balcony or terrace with stunning views over the valley and city.

Swimmers entering the water during sunset on a costa rica holiday

Take the plunge...

We know and love Costa Rica, and would be delighted to help you plan your perfect Costa Rica holiday. Call 01473 599085 and speak to one of our Costa Rica travel specialists today.