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Cafe San Alberto

Hacienda San Alberto | 200 Meters From Buenvista Central Square, Buenavista, Colombia
+57 316 8271421
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Beautiful cafe, but disappointing coffee tasting

I did a coffee tasting at San Alberto with two more tourists and we got a bit disappointed. We... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2016
Barbara W
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Vienna, Austria
via mobile
Informative and fun

I had a private tour of the property with Guillermo who showed me all the steps and processes in... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2016
LDB65
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London, United Kingdom
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Hacienda San Alberto | 200 Meters From Buenvista Central Square, Buenavista, Colombia
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Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

I did a coffee tasting at San Alberto with two more tourists and we got a bit disappointed. We asked the receptionist of our hostel to make the reservation and she was told that they recently increased the price from 40.000 to 75.000 pesos, but...More

Thank Barbara W
gvillota, Propietario at Cafe San Alberto, responded to this review

Barbara I´m sorry to hear about your disappointing experience. It really makes us sad to hear that we didn´t fulfil your expectations. Our track with tourist has been very successful reason why your case has alerted all our team, now we will work even harder...More

Reviewed August 28, 2016

I had a private tour of the property with Guillermo who showed me all the steps and processes in the coffee production here and was happy to answer all my questions. We did a fragrance, aroma and taste test which was both fun and educational...More

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Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

This stunning cafe is just a short walk from the centre of Buena Vista town and is well worth the trip. The staff are extremely knowledgeable about all things coffee and are very welcoming, the views overlooking the rolling countryside are wonderful and of course...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed July 29, 2016

We were driving through the area in a group of 4. Having heard wonderful things about San Alberto, we decided to stop by. The gate was open and a sign that said "SIGA" (Come In)... so we did. There was a big tour bus and...More

Thank mojitoycafe
gvillota, Propietario at Cafe San Alberto, responded to this review

I´m very sorry to hear about your uncomfortable experience during your visit. We value very much your objective review, thank you. Despite being closed for service to general visitors and awaiting a big event the situation could have been managed very differently by our team....More

Reviewed June 14, 2016

We pre booked a tour to the San Alberto Coffee Plantation before we left for Colombia. It's was about a half hour or so outside of Armenia as I recall, through some stunning countrysides. If you don't pre book, you will definitely need to arrange...More

Thank Carolinetravels2
Reviewed June 13, 2016

San Alberto's coffee is a famous label, located in Buenavista, Quindio, coffee heart in Colombia. Family export to Belgium, Denmark, south Korea and Sweden. In this soil, this plantation has two cold air wind, from Quindio valley and Colombian central cordillera, a big mountain in...More

Thank Lorenzo V
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

This is a place off the beaten track. If you are a coffee lover you will have the best quality coffee with a view. The scenary is awesome, you probably would not have a better view of the coffee region, plus you will experience the...More

Thank Javier G
Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

Went there with a tour, did a coffee tasting type of thing where they show you how to identify the different tastes and aromas of coffee. Great experience, very knowledgeable people they have working there!

Thank Joe G
Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

Well worth the visit. The tour was very informative and mosquito repellent and sun screen offered before we set off. Both are essential as the mosquitos love the coffee beans but may prefer you! The tasting session was fun and demonstrated that there is more...More

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

A short but exhausting walk from Buenavista you find this place. Limited opening hours but good, attentive service and delicious coffee. Well worth the effort.

Thank Victor G
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Mary Alexandra R
How long was the tour? Are kids allowed?
January 6, 2017|
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Response from gvillota | Property representative |
Hola Mary the Coffee tour takes around 2.5 hours. You will visit the plantation and agroindustrial facilities, finishing with a tasting in our laboratory. Although the farm is in the side of a hill the walk do not demands a... More
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silvana s
Hola, quisiera saber si el café el pet friendly, para pasar un buen rato con mi familia y mi mascota. Gracias!
February 5, 2017|
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silvana s
Hola, quisiera saber si el café el pet friendly, para pasar un buen rato con mi familia y mi mascota. Gracias!
February 5, 2017|
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