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Casa Buenavista Bed & Breakfast

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Urbanicacion Carrillo Real, Playa Carrillo 10100, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This was our first stop in Costa Rica. The place was beautiful with great giews. Walking distance to nice resturants. Staff was very helpful, got us a driver for the rest of our stay over exploreing the country.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

True Costa Rican Pura Vida. Lush gardens, clean rooms, peaceful surroundings. Cinzi and Fiorenzo thank you for wonderful food and hospitality. Location location value valuel Need I say more. Vegan never tasted so good. Fresh marmalades, sweet cakes, breads, eggs and fresh fruit salad...devine.. Can't forget the coffee! We will be back!

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Ft. Lauderdale, FL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We chose Casa Buenavista based upon the excellent reviews. Cinzia and Fiorenzo are special hosts as described and certainly helped make our trip perfect for our needs. Playa Carillo is an amazingly beautiful and unspoiled beach. Breathtaking might be the best way to describe it. There are no hotels on the beach and never will be any. Therefore the lodging... More 

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todecinzia, Proprietario at Casa Buenavista Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hola Dear JBREVIEW, Many many Thanks for your wonderful words! You are so kind! For us it was a great pleasure to meet you. We wish you and your wife a wonderful holiday for the days that you still spend in Costa Rica! Many thanks again for this review! Saludos y Pura Vida! Cinzia & Fiorenzo More 

Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We stayed at Cinzia´s and Fiorenzo´s B&B for one week and we felt very welcomed. Cinzia and Fiorenzo are such lovely, warm and kind hosts and we fell absolutley in love with their beautifull garden. The homemade breakfast is actually the best you can get in all over costa rica and we loved sitting in the garden, having breakfast and... More 

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todecinzia, Proprietario at Casa Buenavista Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hola Dear Barbara, Thank you very much for your nice review! We were so happy to meet you after a long wait :)) A big hug to you, your daughter, your friend, and your whole family! Con Mucho Amor, Cinzia & Fiorenzo More 

Poznan, Poland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Beautiful long beach surrounded by palm trees in Puerto Carillo, this is a fantastic place for a few days of true relaxation. For this lovely stay at Casa Buenavista, it is a recipe for a successful holiday. The combination of a Caribbean beach Italian smakiu and style. Comfortable, clean room, delicious breakfast in the beautiful garden, the great hospitality of... More 

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todecinzia, Proprietario at Casa Buenavista Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Jaroslaw, many many thanks for your wonderful review! We were so happy to have you as our Guests! You are two very nice people! A big hug from Costa Rica to Poland! Pura Vida! Cinzia & Fiorenzo More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

If you are visiting the Guanacaste region you cannot miss The Casa Buenavista in Carrillo. The warmth and the kindness of Cinzia and Fiorenzo worth the trip.A trip you'll never forget.Not to forget the tips,the suggestions that these lovely guys can give you during your stay!!! Not to mention the legendary breakfasts "by Cinzia" to begin your days in this... More 

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todecinzia, Proprietario at Casa Buenavista Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Paolo, You are a person really too kind! Many thanks for your wonderful words! A huge hug from Playa Carrillo! See you soon !! Cinzia & Fiorenzo More 

Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

My wife and I travelled to Costa Rica for the first time in Feb./15, and our first stop was in Playa Carrillo at Casa Buenavista. Cinzia and Fiorenza began helping us months before we arrived by recommending a local company called Carrillo Adventures to shuttle us from Liberia airport to Casa Buenavista. The Carrillo Adventures driver and guide met us... More 

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todecinzia, Proprietario at Casa Buenavista Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Randy & Wendy, What can we say? You are special people!! Many thanks for your wonderful words! For us it was a great pleasure to know you and we hope to see you soon! A huge hug from Playa Carrillo! Pura Vida! Cinzia & Fiorenzo More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We had wonderful days in the Casa Buena Vista Lodge. The breakfast was fantasic. Big thank you to Cinzia and Fiorenzo .They gave us perfect recommandations for our activities and dining . For every question the had the right answer.

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Many thanks Lisa for your nice review! A big hug from Costa Rica to you and your friends! Pura Vida! Cinzia & Fiorenzo More 

Verona, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

I have spent 11 days together with my wife and 2 years old kid. Comfortable room equipped with adjustable a/c, fan, fridge, mosquito net fitted on the windows, toilet with hot water. Free Wifi available in the room. Amazing breakfast served in the beautiful garden. Home made marmelade, bread, macedonia, cake and salted dishes will delight you. The family running... More 

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todecinzia, Proprietario at Casa Buenavista Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi Dear Frank & Family!!! Many thanks for your nice words! It was really a great pleasure for us to have you here as our Guests! Your baby is just a wonder! Now you know where we are ... and we hope to see you again! Un grandissimo abbraccio! Cinzia & Fiorenzo e Mamma More 

Saint Paul, Minnesota
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

My wife an I stayed with Cinzia and Fiorenzo for five days and truly enjoyed our experience. The location is very convenient. it's five minute walking distance from Playa Carrillo, an endless beach, perfect for early morning walks. It's also only 5 minutes drive from Samara, if one needs more restaurant choices or a different beach atmosphere. Our room was... More 

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todecinzia, Proprietario at Casa Buenavista Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hola Dear Alex, Many many thanks for your wonderful review! It was truly a pleasure for me to prepare your breakfast that morning and did not cost me anything .. are the "little things" that make me happy in my work! A big hug to you and Julia! Pura Vida! Cinzia & Fiorenzo More 

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