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Tierra Magica

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful little B&B with a lot of character in the room (stayed in the King room). Very comfortable, clean and peaceful. Walking distance to various restaurants, shops & supermarket of Escazu. The hosts Barbara & Otto are very welcoming and go out of their way to help me ans accommodate my needs. Breakfast is also delicious. Highly recommended!

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New Carlisle, Canada
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Such a lovely home with so much character. Plenty of space in each room to suit your needs. And more importantly Barbara and Otto are such kind, welcoming and generous people, you will feel you are at home away from home. Thank you Barbara and Otto. My stay made my trip worth everything.

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Bellevue, Washington
Reviewed 13 November 2016

A charming B&B with beautiful gardens & artfully decorated interior. Hosted by Barbara & Otto (& Louie McCloud, the fluffy, friendly, Himalayan cat) you will feel welcome & at ease in this comfortable artist's home. English, Spanish & Austrian (plus Louie's native Himalayan) are spoken here. Need a taxi? It's here. Want to go on a tour? Just say where...

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Prescott, Arizona
Reviewed 12 March 2016

We needed a place to stay for a month in Costa Rica. The Tierra Magica was just the right place for us. We stayed in a small room with a bathroom upstairs in the house. There was plenty of closet space and drawers. There are two rooms upstairs with a common area between them. The house is beautiful. There are...

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Denham Springs, Louisiana
Reviewed 30 November 2015

Tierra Magica went to great lengths to provide for our safety, comfort and enjoyment. The home, grounds, food, décor and lifestyle offer a personal view of a family that has made Costa Rica home for generations. Experience with the owners offered glimpses into the charming and giving personalities that appear to be such a part of the Costa Rican culture....

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Appling, Georgia
Reviewed 3 April 2015

Tierra Magica is a lovely oasis conveniently located in OldTown Escazu. Exellent value, charming hosts, and wonderful breakfast among luscious garden plants of open terrace. Highly recommend the experience.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 27 March 2015

We spent 2 nights at Tierra Magica and it was our first destination in CR. Of the 5 B&Bs we stayed in CR, this was our favorite in terms of room space, breakfast, hospitality, and more. Barbara and Alto were great hosts. They were helpful, friendly, and we had a lot of privacy. Our king bed/room was spacious and lovely,...

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Villach, Austria
Reviewed 16 March 2015

We spent three enjoyable and relaxing days and nights at Barbara's and Otto's nice little B&B! The room and the bathroom are very spacious, tastefully decorated - even the lighting is perfect. The breakfast was delicious (wonderful bread!), and the owners very accommodating - especially in regard to transport support. The bus stop to San José is a 5 minutes...

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Reviewed 5 March 2015 via mobile

I really felt like I had stepped into a magical place when my sister and I were welcomed through the ornate wooden gate at this lovely B&B! From the time we arrived until our stay ended, Barbara and Otto treated us like family. It was our first visit to Costa Rica and they were just a wealth of information as...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 15 February 2015

We spent our last night in Costa Rica at Tierra Magica. Having fallen in love with Costa Rica, and every Casita, Cabina and home we'd stayed in, we ultimately regretted our decision to spend our last night at an airport hotel. Taking the advice of one of our hosts, we managed, on short notice to find an available room at...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Located in Escazu, the best quarter of San Jose, Tierra Magica is a new and quaint B&B and Art Studio. It offers beautiful and independent rooms with the choice of a king size or two queen size beds with wireless internet, telephone, safe and cable TV. A complete breakfast is included and will be served at the garden terrace every morning between 7:30 and 9:30 am. Tierra Magica B&B is situated about 20 min. from intl. and 10 min. from domestic airport, which makes it an ideal starting point to explore the natural wonders of Costa Rica. Escazu also offers a great variety of excellent restaurants and shops. Transfers to/from airports can be arranged. We also offer the services of a private driver and tour guide. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tierra Magica

Address: Calle San Miguel, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > Escazu
Price Range: ₹ 2,506 - ₹ 4,690 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Tierra Magica 3*
Number of rooms: 2
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“We stayed upstairs in the Sol room, overlooking the backyard with deck & hammock. Very private.”
rbnwrng, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose rooms on outside perimeter of B&B”
susansV2372DE, 30 Jan 2015 | Read review
“We love the upstairs because of the view.”
290clarar, 25 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Speak to Barbara, she will organise everything for you!”
130makisa, 8 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Go for the upstairs room”
GadiS_12, 6 Aug 2013 | Read review
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