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#76 Avenida Nogal, Trejos Montealegre | Escazu, San Jose metro, San Rafael de Escazu 1007, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Road Town, Tortola
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed with the lovely Ginette in August 2014. Ginette is very warm and welcoming, there is nothing she can do for you that is too much. We were pleasantly surprised at how helpful she was, she has an excellent knowledge of San Jose and recommended a great place for us to go for my boyfriend's birthday while we were... More

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Ormond Beach, Florida
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed overnight before a flight out of San Jose with friends who had been here many times. Ginette was extremely welcoming. We appreciated the refrigerator for guests, the computer to check in, & the details including the instruction booklet in the room. Since it was raining & we could not walk to restaurants nearby, she helped us order take-out... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I had 22 days to prepare for a 6 month stay in Costa Rica. One of the best decisions I made was to start my adventure by staying at Casa Laurin B&B. Ginette was so welcoming. She had her driver pick us up at the airport. No small task with 4 people, 9 suitcases+ 2 working dogs. Took all the... More

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Toulouse, France
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ginette's B&B is a very nice and well located B&B to discover San José and its surroundings on your trip to Costa Rica. The rooms are very clean and nicely arranged, and some of them have a lovely view of the Central Valley mountains, which you appreciate coming home after shopping! (The shopping centers are not far away.) Ginette welcomes... More

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Martensville, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our stay at the B & B was one week (Aug. 6-13/14). Everything was wonderful. The food was excellent; the building was very, very clean. Ginette and her staff made us feel like we were best friends. You could not ask for anything better. It was better than a home away from home! Ginette is very informative. She loves Costa... More

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CASA_LAURIN, Propietario at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

It was a real treat to have you here for a week. Indeed, all the guests were like a big happy family and thank you for letting us be part of this very important event. Thanks also for preparing a wonderful meal for all - your chicken recipe will be remembered... More

Uvita, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Casa Laurin was such a great place for us to land and rest our heads for a night after traveling to Costa Rica from the States. Ginette was absolutely wonderful. She organized a driver to pick us and our 9 pieces of luggage up from then airport. The driver then brought us to our rental car place. When we arrived... More

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CASA_LAURIN, Propietario at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. It is always a pleasure to assist our guests and thanks to a wonderful team of Costaricans, we often succeed to resolve matters which could be challenging for foreigner arriving in the country. Thanks for trusting us to take care of your friends and relatives which we will do to the best of... More

Willshire, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Our experience staying at Casa Laurin was amazing. Everything from the food, service and accommodations to the additional guests who were also staying there was well over my expectations. Best of all was the owner who made us feel so welcome and safe. She went over and above to help us in anyway she could and always looked out for... More

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CASA_LAURIN, Propietario at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

It was a true pleasure having you here and I am looking forward to your next visit - hope you can both make it down here in January. This time we will plan sightseeing trips so you can enjoy the many beautiful sites Costa Rica has to offer. More

Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Really enjoyed staying with Ginette Laurin. She is very welcoming and can give you a practical guide on touring Costa Rica. We really enjoyed going to the Mercado Central with her and buying souvenirs at great prices. This market is not touristy, has reasonable prices and carries all the souvenirs you need. The B&B is fairly close to downtown and... More

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CASA_LAURIN, Propietario at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

I am glad that you enjoyed our little excursion downtown for souvenir shopping! Hope to see you again soon! More

Washington Dc
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We are in the process of building a house in Costa Rica, which necessitates many trips down there. Casa Laurin is my absolute favorite place to stay while there. Why? It starts with Ginette, who always makes you feel welcome, arranging transport from the airport, joining you for dinner and just making you feel at home. Then there is the... More

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CASA_LAURIN, Owner at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

Thank you Katy for your nice review. It is always a pleasure to see repeat guests whom we consider as part of our 'large family'. Somebody once said that people come to a B&B as guests and they leave as friends. This is the best reward that a host can get. More

Cincinnati, Ohio
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11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

If you are going to be traveling to SJO then a stay here is a must! This location is close to the highway and shopping and not a bad drrive (about 20 minutes) to the airport. So much nicer than the chain at the airport. Breakfast is made to order and you pick what you want to have. The beds... More

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CASA_LAURIN, Owner at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post another wonderful review. Our goal is to give the best service to our guests and having them come back is a treat. More

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Address: #76 Avenida Nogal, Trejos Montealegre | Escazu, San Jose metro, San Rafael de Escazu 1007, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Rafael de Escazu
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Casa Laurin B&B Costa Rica/Province Of San Jose

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