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Ballena overview

Ballena is known for its beaches. Nature lovers can visit Marino Ballena National Park in Ballena. You may want to expand your exploration to the surrounding area to see Marino Ballena National Park and other sights.

Where to stay in Ballena

A welcoming city, Ballena offers a variety of hotels and other lodging choices. There are 9 hotels in Ballena and you can shop as many as 230 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 56%. We have room prices starting at 24 USD per night and below you'll find the number of hotels by star rating in Ballena as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 4 5-star hotels from 199 USD per night
  • • 14 4-star hotels from 62 USD per night
  • • 56 3-star hotels from 40 USD per night
  • • 2 2-star hotels from 50 USD per night

How to get to Ballena

Fly in to San Jose (SYQ-Tobias Bolanos Intl.), 65.7 mi (105.8 km) from downtown Ballena. San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) is the next closest major airport, 70.3 mi (113.1 km) away.

What to see around Ballena

Nature lovers will appreciate these places:
  • • Arco Beach
  • • Marino Ballena National Park

When to visit Ballena

If you're just starting to think about trip planning, you might be wondering when is the best time to visit. Here's a list of seasonal norms to help you arrange your travel schedule:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 83°F day, 61°F night
  • • April-June: 84°F day, 64°F night
  • • July-September: 81°F day, 63°F night
  • • October-December: 80°F day, 62°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 0.63 inches
  • • April-June: 21.57 inches
  • • July-September: 30.91 inches
  • • October-December: 19.65 inches