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Cariari Bed & Breakfast

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 February 2016

The place is squeaky clean. A rooftop partially covered deck is a grand spot to unwind and share some casual time with other guests. A very comfortable setting. Great spot to enjoy the evening. Although it was unadvertised, we were presented with a tasty three course meal at dinner time.(contributions welcome). Cable t.v. worked well. Owner, Laurie, could not possibly...

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LGB12, General Manager at Cariari Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks Rich--That was so nice of you to take the time to correct things. We hope you come back again --Soon! Best of luck at school Doctor!! Pura Vida!! P.S. That was a special Xmas Eve dinner for the Neighborhood to which my guests are always invited.

Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

Laurie is fun, knowledgeable and helpful. The property is convientant to everything, beautiful, beds cosy, food is amazing and staff is gracious. Laurie arranged our airport pickup/drop off, rental car, adventures, helped with directions and anything we needed. Mariam is a great cook and took good care of our comfort during our stay. We loved our stay at Cariari BnB....

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LGB12, Manager at Cariari Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks Patrice & Keno----It was fun to have you w/ us. I had to remove 1 photo you submitted 'cause it only showed PART of your heads ----Sorry--when I opened it it was beautiful---but at 1st glimps--It just didn't work!!! L.

Falmouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I had work for 3 days in San Jose and booked the Cariari B&B when I was unable to book at the Doubletree. I am so glad that I did. Laurie is the supreme hostess and her helpers, Miriam and Victor are lovely people. I was welcomed after a long trip, with a glass of wine and black bean dip...

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LGB12, General Manager at Cariari Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review---We look forward to seeing you soon again ,Ann---Pura Vida!

Burlington, Vermont
Reviewed 28 June 2015

I came to Costa Rica for a work-related trip and decided to stay past after my work obligations ended. Cariari B&B has amazing rooms that are well-decorated, clean, well-kept, and comfortable. It also has a top floor lounge and balcony area with a beautiful view. The breakfast options are vast, and the morning spread is as beautiful as it is...

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LGB12, Manager at Cariari Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Todne, It was a pleasure to have you w/ us. Thank you for the lovely review--We look forward to your next visit w/ your son-- Stay well & be Happy!! L.

Reviewed 28 March 2015

My husband and I stayed at Cariairi Bed and Breakfast in San Jose. The room was spacious, clean, comfortable, and very reasonably priced. Laurie was a great host and makes an amazing breakfast! One of the best I've had! It's not far from the airport and easy to get around town for very reasonable rates by taxi.

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LGB12, General Manager at Cariari Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks Jen for you very nice review. It is greatly appreciated---All the best for a wonderful life----L.

Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 24 March 2015

The bnb was great. Driving directions a little tough try and use gps coordinates in general in cr. The breakfast was delicious and large and room was very large and lovely. All staff were excellent and owner Laurie was a lovely host. A little far from down town San Jose but that was fine with us. Defiantly recommend!

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LGB12, General Manager at Cariari Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

We really appreciate your taking the time to send in a review. Thank you--we hope to see you back in C.R. in the not too distant future!! There is still so much to see & do here!! Pura Vida! L.

Reviewed 17 March 2015

So much more wonderful than a chain motel, the Cariari B & B surpassed all our expectations! Coming from a busy week in Quepos, this was a great place to relax on our last night in Costa Rica. Greeted by Laurie, Miriam and Penny, we were treated to drinks and fresh guacamole on the comfy deck of this beautiful, spacious...

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LGB12, General Manager at Cariari Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review. Look forward to seeing you again in this beautiful country. There is soooo much to see & do--- the changes in Climate, Flora & Fauna are truly amazing! Pura Vida!

Reviewed 19 December 2014

After a grueling 4 hour drive from El Castillo we landed at beautiful Cariari B&B. Tired and spent we were greeted by one smiling happy face after another. We were shown to our room and were extremely happy with everything. The room was classic, beautiful original tile, wooden ceiling, large beautiful bathroom and great king size bed. As if this...

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LGB12, Manager at Cariari Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Thanks for the Great review!! You will be back!! Hope to see you soon--Big hug---L.

Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 13 December 2014

Cariari B&B is a wonderful oasis next to a little river from where you can easily reach the volcanoes and other little gems Laurie will guide you to. She is immensely helpful and patient helping you make your stay the nicest possible and make your plans come alive. Breakfast is gorgeous and Miriam's banana bread is second to none. We'd...

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LGB12, General Manager at Cariari Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Mel & Halka--It was a pleasure having you stay w/ us. So glad you had a wonderful trip & lots of good memories. Hope to see you again--There is so much more to explore!! Hug, Laurie , Mirian, Victor & Penny!!

Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 December 2014

We were recommended Laurie's place by friends & how right they were. It's such a comfortable place to start recovering from jet lag/lack of sleep. The terrace is a wonderful place just to sit and be .The breakfasts were excellent, with such variety.Her staff are so kind. The offer of wine on arrival was just what we needed!!

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LGB12, General Manager at Cariari Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Ann & Jack--- Thanks for the great review---It always makes me fell good when people feel at home in my home. Mirian is such a sweetie. & Victor has a big heart & a good sense of humor. It is a very happy house hold!! Pura Vida!! L.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Restaurant
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a beautiful Sp. Col. house in the safe, quiet area of Cariari. Just 10 min from the SJO airport & 15 min to D.T. S.J. All rooms have private bath / ceiling fans / cable TV / wifi & some refrid. Welcome drink w/a boca upon arrival. All have nice shower w/ hot water & good towels. We are known for our delicious breakfasts, excellent staff & friendly warm hospitality. We offer Van service, to & from the airport at the going Taxi rates. Our van will also do pvt. tours -- We are available to assist you w/ all your travel needs, incl. auto rentals & other transport. Any questions, just ask! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cariari Bed & Breakfast

Address: Avenida De La Marina 12 | Casa 12 Cariari, Heredia 40103, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Heredia > Heredia
Price Range: ₹ 5,073 - ₹ 5,201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cariari Bed & Breakfast 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Honeymoon room a unique shower, bed was firm. King bedroom had fantastic memory foam mattress and a huge private bath with a deep tub.”
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“The honeymoon suite is spacious with a terrace outside!”
Jennyamlen, 28 Mar 2015 | Read review
“I liked my upstairs room in the far corner. Didn't see any of the other rooms.”
655dianeh, 22 Jun 2014 | Read review
“Laurie has three rooms, king ,double and family. I liked the king best because you have a private access to the upstairs terrace. The other rooms are very nice also.”
148SusanS148, 29 Apr 2014 | Read review
“The Royal room was a good size for our family of 4, and the patio was just outside our door.”
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