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Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate

| 25 mts norte de Cabinas El Tesoro, Playa Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 53708, Costa Rica
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A chocolate education!

Would highly recommend the chocolate tour to anyone in the puerto viejo area. Paul and Oscar were... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
markbaz78
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London, UK
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Favourite Coffee in Puerto Viejo

I stop in at Caribeans Coffee everytime I come through Puerto Viejo! The staff are super friendly... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Mirjana W
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Caribeans is the origninal bean-to-bar chocolate factory in Puerto Viejo. Chocolate is made right in the cacao forest. Tours of our factory include: all-you-can-eat gourmet chocolate, the chocolate forest hike, and the "see how we do it" factory...more
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| 25 mts norte de Cabinas El Tesoro, Playa Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 53708, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Would highly recommend the chocolate tour to anyone in the puerto viejo area. Paul and Oscar were both very enthusiastic about the chocolate process and very knowledgable. It was great to see how chocolate is taken from bean to bar and to taste the end...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I stop in at Caribeans Coffee everytime I come through Puerto Viejo! The staff are super friendly and always happy to crack a joke. I recently tried their breakfast omelette as well...holy granola, SO delicious!! But whether you're getting breakfast food, a fresh baked SUPER...More

Thank Mirjana W
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caribeans, Owner at Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the kind review...especially for the compliments on our service!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great last minute activity for us and we are so glad we did it! We were happy to find that the chocolate tour incorporated a moderate amount of hiking, where we saw 2 toed and 3 toed sloths, a tucan, and an...More

Thank Linda B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you do just one activity off the beach in this Caribbean paradise, make Caribbean’s your destination. Humbly tucked just to the side of the main road south of Puerto Viejo, Caribeans is a chocolate haven lovingly tended by an expat family who take their...More

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caribeans, Owner at Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your compliments. Glad you enjoyed everything!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was interested in a chocolate tour while visiting Puerto Viejo and found this one. It was a little longer than some with a little more walking involved, nothing like an intense hike but certainly you want to be prepared for a little trek with...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such delicious smoothies, my favorite was the pineapple and passion fruit with coconut milk. I think I went there twice every day while we were in town. Also their muffins are to die for, they make a banana with dark chocolate chunks and a blackberry...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely one of the highlights of our vacation. The chocolate tour, led by the owner of the cacao farm, was fascinating and enjoyable. A beautiful guided walk through the jungle, up the hill to the processing areas. Once on top, we learned about harvesting, fermenting,...More

Thank oc-tom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The chocolate tour provided by Caribeans is one of the best tours I have been on. The passion of the tour guide for their product is evident. The guide's knowledge, patience, generosity of spirit really helps you to gain insight into the work involved. Every...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour was really interesting and very good value for money. We learned so many new fascinating facts about chocolate production. Of course, the best bit was the chocolate tasting- it was devine. There is a uphill walk that is slightly steep; however our guide...More

Thank Natily
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Their chocolate fridge is like heaven, relief from the heat and it’s full of lovely chocolate to taste and buy! We bought a lot. And had a very nice sandwich for lunch. Have the sipping chocolate - delicious.

Thank Amy C
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Mihaela M
14 May 2018|
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Response from caribeans | Property representative |
Pvjeanne at gmail. Reservations are not required. See our website for tour schedule.
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yifeixli
11 April 2018|
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Response from caribeans | Property representative |
Parking lot is small but parking on the street is fine.
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yifeixli
11 April 2018|
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Response from Janice B | Reviewed this property |
yes, just park along the road.
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