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“nice gift shop .and the give you cold coconout juice”
Review of Souvenir Leo

Souvenir Leo
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

very friendly .excellent price all type of wood thinks also different local culture items. Its right on the main road to La Fortuna Arenal.the also have nice grounds and they offered us free cocoanut water and delicious fruits local grown in there back yard
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"tree houses hotel"
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"costa rican art"
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"la fortuna"
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"juice"
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"highlight of our trip"
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"proyecto asis"
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"gifts"
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Cool little place for clay pots, recycled tire bird planters and wood products. Owner made and run! You are met w a fresh coconut!

Thank cindy l
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

My fiancé and I stopped at Leo’s on our way to La Fortuna and we are glad we did! What a quaint and authentic gift shop. Leo and Marisol make a great team creating beautiful handmade goods. We bought multiple wooden souvenirs for ourselves and family. They were so kind and showed us around, and explained the materials they use. Great artwork! Definitely worth a visit. Thank you Leo and Marisol!

Thank Dominique D
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this small souvenir shop on our way out of La Fortuna. The shop is about 30 minutes from downtown La Fortuna, close to Proyecto Asis. The shop is full of handcrafted wood items, many carved by the husband owner Leo and painted by his wife Marisol. We bought several nice pieces, but we were most impacted by the genuine hospitality and warmth from the owners. They greeted us with cold, fresh coconut juice from their garden and engaged us in great conversation. My daughters had a great time practicing their Spanish with Marisol. Before leaving, Leo presented each of us with a small wooden gift. This was a really unique experience, and if you are in the area, I would recommend visiting this shop.

Thank Kristin H
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Leo and his wife are artists and very nice people who do make you feel at home. Be warned- the shop is well outside of the main Arenal Fortuna area and the selection is small.

Thank rtuden
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