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Britt Coffee Tour

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From the Auto Mercado Heredia 500 meters north, 400 meters west | On the way to the village of Barva, Heredia 528-3000, Costa Rica
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Britt Coffee Tour and Chocolate Tasting from San Jose
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Britt Coffee Tour has educated and entertained nearly 1 million friends and coffee lovers from around the world since 1991. We use humor and insight to show you the secrets behind an exquisite cup of coffee. Our experts lead the way on an enjoyable journey through the world of coffee. Discover coffee´s colorful history and the process that transforms the red coffee cherry into the delicious morning brew.Located in Heredia, 25 minutes away from Internacional Airport. Daily tours at 9am, 11am, 1:15pm and 3:15pm. Advanced reservation required. Our roastery campus and facilities include:•Lush green areas and colorful gardens. •Restrooms and pathways suitable to people of all ages and physical abilities. •On-site restaurant. •Plenty of secure parking. •Factory store with coffee, chocolates, cookies & more.•Door-to-door international coffee delivery service via courier.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“gift shop” (65 reviews)
“coffee beans” (31 reviews)
“costa rica” (75 reviews)
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From the Auto Mercado Heredia 500 meters north, 400 meters west | On the way to the village of Barva, Heredia 528-3000, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The tour was informative and the guides were entertaining. I enjoyed learning about the coffee making process and the origin of the coffee industry in Costa Rica. My favorite thing was the chocolate that is available for purchase in the gift store. There are all...More

Thank reesecarp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice place to visit a plantation and learn about coffee production in Costa Rica. You may taste several coffee varieties from different regions. Prices are expensive!

Thank Douglas685
BrittCoffeeTour, Manager at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Douglas! We are very happy that you enjoyed the coffee tour, and we hope you come back, thank you very much for your comments.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Tia, Mom, Husband and I did this tour and it was a lot of fun. I had wished to pick the coffee but it wasn’t the right season to do so, so I understood why I couldn’t. Our tour guides had comedic aspects along...More

Thank Hanna C
BrittCoffeeTour, Manager at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Hanna!! We are very happy that you enjoyed our coffee tour, its a plesure for us you have a great time, we hope you come again. Thank you very much!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overpriced, they didn’t apply the 15% discount which I was supposed to get when paying with any of the BAC Credomatic credit or debit cards. There must be hundreds of daily card payments by locals at this place and it should not be necessary to...More

Thank Robert S
BrittCoffeeTour, Owner at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Robert S! We apologize for what happened, we hope you back again, thank you for your comments help us grow as a company. Thank you very much!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are a coffee lover or if you stay a couple of days at San José and you want to do a nearby tour/cultural activity I recommend you this tour! The best part of the tour are the tour guides, they are very energetic...More

1  Thank Jorge M
BrittCoffeeTour, other at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Jorge M We are so happy that you enjoyed our coffee tour, thanks for your comments we hope you vistit again!! Thank you

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The overall tour was a lot of fun. The guides did it in both English and Spanish. Sometimes they did not translate all the Spanish jokes over, but it was still fun. You got to see how the plantation works from seed to manufacturing and...More

Thank laplantes
BrittCoffeeTour, other at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Laplantes! We are so happy that you enjoyed and had fun at the tour, thanks for the observations, everything you say help us to be the best, we hope you visit again our coffee tour. Thank you!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are more hiking and diving people, but we had a little time before our plane left San Jose and we signed up for a Britt Coffee tour through our hotel (the very beautiful Marriott on the grounds of an old coffee plantation). Our tour...More

Thank Jenny W
BrittCoffeeTour, other at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Jenny W! We are very happy that you both enjoyed the coffee tour, we are gonna send your message to Maria and Beto and we hope you come back to Costa Rica and visit again our coffee tour. Also enjoy the coffee and chocolates....More

Reviewed 14 January 2018

The comedy double act leading the tour belong on the stage. It's fun and informative, with plenty of opportunities to sample different coffees as you go. Worth a visit.

Thank Rumbaroo
BrittCoffeeTour, other at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Rumbaroo! Thank you very much, we are very happy that you enjoyed the tour.

Reviewed 3 January 2018

I was visiting this tour last year, it is an excellent one-day tour, you can learn how the coffee is made and also learn different types of coffee, and which one is better and why Recommended!

Thank Rober1890
BrittCoffeeTour, Manager at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Rober1890, We are glad to hear you enjoyed our coffee tour! Our goal is to offer an entertaining and informative experience about the secrets behind a cup of gourmet coffee. Thank you!

Reviewed 21 December 2017

I went to the airport store of Britt in CR and bought quite a few items. The exchange rate at the time was typically between 565 and 570 colones to $1 USD. Even at another store in the airport the exchange rate was 570 colones...More

1  Thank Debbie M
BrittCoffeeTour, Social Media at Britt Coffee Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 27 December 2017

Hello Debbie, a store manager at the airport wrote to you and we are waiting for your answer. We offer you an apology for the inconveniences.

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k_brodowich8
28 December 2016|
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Response from jannelupita | Reviewed this property |
It's in Heredia but kind of out of the way, best to use a taxi to go and you can return by bus.
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Lindasal41
24 March 2015|
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Response from FrequentHappyTravele | Reviewed this property |
The Marriott near the airport is also a pick-up stop for the Britt tour.
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Jeffrey R
24 January 2015|
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Response from CafeBrittCR | Property representative |
Hi Jeffrey, thank you for your question. We offer daily tours at 9:30am, 11:00am, 12:45pm and 3:15pm. The entrance fee is $22 tour, $37 tour + buffet lunch and $54 tour+ lunch and transportation. Reservation is required.
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