Santa Ana, Costa Rica, a charming suburb of capitol city San José, is a hidden gem nestled in the foothills between Puriscal and Escazú. This idyllic town benefits from its prime location near the CIMA Hospital and Medical tower, as well as MultiPlaza, the largest shopping mall in Costa Rica, and several luxury hotels, including the Marriott Courtyard and the Intercontinental.
Despite its modern amenities, Santa Ana has managed to maintain its traditional Costa Rican culture, creating a unique blend of the old and the new. Known as the “Valle del Sol” or “valley of the sun,” this quaint town boasts two professional golf courses, restaurants, commerce, and much more.
Santa Ana is also renowned for its handcrafted pottery stores, making it the perfect destination for vacationers or those seeking a new home in a luxury condo. Visitors and residents can enjoy the Feria del Agricultor, a bustling farmers market held every Sunday morning where they can sample fresh produce, snacks, and interact with local merchants and growers, providing a glimpse into traditional Costa Rican life.