Alajuela long term rentals are great option for enjoying the metropolitan area of San Jose without living in the center. Getting from a rental home or condo in Alajuela to downtown is easy via the Panamerican Highway. Juan Santamaria International Airport is also in Alajuela.
Residences in the area are typical divided between condos and apartments and single family homes. Many single family homes that are in denser areas are found in gated communities that offer security and amenities. However, there are also homes on independent lots ranging up to farms.
Alajuela has many rolling hills and nice views, especially at night when the city is lit up.
The weather is always cool and can get cold in higher elevations.
Many retirees like the area for the convenience to the city and airport, but also to world class healthcare at CIMA in Escazu.Santa Ana is also an easy drive away.
A rental property will give you access to great dining with restaurants from all over the world, shopping including malls and grocery stores, and anything else you may need.
To avoid confusion, keep in mind that is Alajuela is also a province, so be sure to check if the property is actually located in the town or might be in another town within the province.