After having bicycled from San Francisco to San Jose Costa Rica experiencing every imaginable accommodation from mountaintop campsites to indigineous villages to roadside "hotels", landing at Darrylle's door was a gift from Hermes himself. Truly a touch of home was apparent at every turn. From the exquisite breakfasts of fresh organic fruits and breads to the impeccable interior appointments I couldn't have felt more at home. Darrylle's broad life experiences allowed fascinating conversations with utmost curiosity of his guests. Casa Abierto defines the B&B experience.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Why stay in the suburbs of Santa Ana and Escazu, far from cultural activities and requiring expensive taxis through heavy traffic to get you where you want to go. We are located in one of the best neighborhoods in the heart of the city - centrally located, safe, quiet and within walking distance to the University of Costa Rica, galleries, museums, parks, theaters, cinemas, fine restaurants, shopping areas and excellent public transportation. At the end of our street is a lovely park that runs along a creek for several blocks. Relax and immerse yourself in the beauty of our home's tranquil, multicultural and open-minded ambiance. Breakfast on fresh tropical fruits, homemade breads and jams, organic cereals, yogurts and rich Costa Rican coffee, Share some stories, explore ideas on how we can develop a better world and enjoy an intimate inside experience of what life can be like in Costa Rica. Casa Abierta is well organized and clean, but relaxed, warm and meant to be enjoyed. Great conversation and daily breakfast are included. Laundry services are available upon request. Although not intrusive on your privacy, our host is available to share interesting conversations and meals and assist you in any way. Easy access to all forms of public transportation. We provide safe, comfortable and efficient airport transfers for a fee and can book other tours and transportation needs. Casa Abierta is a project of Leading Change, a Costa Rican non-profit association whose purpose is to promote the transition to a more equitable, conscious and sustainable world through education, model business projects and building mutually beneficial alliances with other agents of positive change. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Casa Abierta Costa Rica/San Jose