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Casa Laurin B&B

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed very much staying in this place. It is beautiful place to visit. The room was very comfortable and breakfasts were excellent. The manger made me feel at home and was helpful in arranging tours, car rental etc. going beyond expectation.

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Travelers Rest, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I made the decision to go to Costa Rica for 'dental tourism.' I had some issues, could not afford dental care in the USA so researched both Mexico and Costa Rica and Costa Rica won. In communicating with my dental clinic (DDS Dental), I asked where they might recommend that I stay. Their first choice for me was Casa Laurin.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So many people say that Casa Laurin feels like home and that's exactly right. I went to Costa Rica for dental work and Ginette made me feel so comfortable that I almost didn't want to leave. I met the most interesting people also staying at her and we had great discussions over breakfast (which was also delicious). Ginette is so... More 

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Ginette L, Owner at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

Thank you Bobbi. Looking forward to your next visit. The pleasure of the company was mutual and I am glad that we could give you the service that you expected and deserved. Next visit will be more fun! More 

Mount Pleasant, Utah, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I always stay here when I visit Costa Rica. I can always depend on a clean and comfortable room. Ginette is always so helpful with any questions or needs you may have. She has complete knowledge on the sights, best places to eat or shop, and understanding of the local culture.

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Ginette L, Owner at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

Thank you Dave for taking time to review us. It is always a pleasure to have you here at Casa Laurin and hope to see you again for many years to come. More 

Venice, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the fourth time I have had the pleasure of staying at Casa Laurin. It is like coming home. I especially enjoy the conversation at the breakfast table. All of her guests are so interesting and full of wonderful stories. I look forward to my return in February.

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Ginette L, Owner at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

Thank you Margo for reviewing us once more. We are looking forward to seeing you in February as well! In the meantime wish you a Happy New Year... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

We had an excellent stay at Casa Laurin B&B before flying out of Costa Rica. The house is just beautiful and very nicely decorated. It feels like home from the first moment. The rooms are big with many shelves, wardrobes and a large comfortable bed. Ginette is a very nice, interesting and helpful host. We could store our luggage there... More 

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Ginette L, Owner at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We are always happy to assist our guests in any way that we can and I am glad that you felt comfortable leaving your luggage here while visiting other areas of Costa Rica. Looking forward to your next visit. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

Casa Laurin B&B was the more than i could have ever expected. THE host is a wonderful lady," Ginette" she made my time there so pleasurable, coz medical recovery can be pretty scary especially if you travel alone. Ginette took such good care of me, she was a wonderful even emailed my husband on my recovery while i was at... More 

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Ginette L, Owner at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

Thank you Brinda for your wonderful review. I am glad that you mentioned that there is no need for air conditioning because some guests think that they will need it...As you could experience there is plenty of fresh air in the evening and even during the day is you leave your balcony door open. I trust that you have completely... More 

Chugiak, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

Excellent Bed & Breakfast Ginette Laurin and her staff are outstanding!!!! She is very willing to help you. She speaks fluent English, French and Spanish. She willing interprets for cab drivers, prepares excellent food, and is very personable, as well as her staff. Immaculate B&B. Allows you to meet other people and have enjoyable chats at breakfast. House is located... More 

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Ginette L, Owner at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for another great review. It is always a pleasure to have you here and certainly hope that it will not be the last time. Keep in touch! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

For the past two years we have been building a home in Costa Rica. Every time we come to Costa Rica we stay at Casa Laurin. Why? Because Ginette makes it seem like that, too, is our home. A warm friendly welcome. A great morning breakfast. Guidance to local stores. She even let us leave some things with her for... More 

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Ginette L, Owner at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

Thank you Paul and Katy for another nice review. It has been a privilege to have you as guests and even a greater one to eventually exchange a friendship. Looking forward to visiting you now that you will have your own place...Keep in touch! More 

Corona, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

First, Casa Laurin is very conveniently located in Escazu, near the freeway to the airport and to San Jose. It is within walking distance of markets, banks, and the Wal Mart. Next, the accommodations are very nice and comfortable. We stayed in the best suite, and it was spacious, private, and very comfortable. The whole house is lovely, and the... More 

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Ginette L, Owner at Casa Laurin B&B, responded to this review

Thanks for review us. Could ask for better review. You covered pretty much everything. Looking forward to your next visit. It will be our pleasure to have you here again. More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
CASA LAURIN, A NATURE OASIS IN THE CITY !!! A beautiful and cozy 5-bedroom Costarican home with large common areas, a swimming pool and a rancho with Bar-B-Q. You will enjoy life in this upscale suburb of San Jose, being within walking distance of public transportation and all conveniences which travelers are looking for. Our philosophy is simple: We care and we give more than is expected. Our commitment is to provide a worry-free and most enjoyable time in beautiful Costa Rica giving our guests the attention that they deserve and the privacy that they want. We are focused on personalized service, total comfort and the safety of our guests, who have selected us as #1 in San Rafael de Escazu on Trip Advisor. In 2015, for the third year in a row, we were honored to receive the Travelers' Choice Award as one of the Top 25 B&Bs and Inns in Central America. Many of our guests choose us because they can walk to the IMAX theater, CIMA hospital, Avenida Escazu with its famous restaurants, Plaza Itzkatzu, MultiPlaza, the largest shopping center in Costa Rica, and six top rated dental clinics. A short cab ride which we arrange for them will take them anywhere they need to go. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Laurin B&B

Address: Avenida Nogal, Trejos Montealegre # 76 | Escazu, San Jose metro, San Rafael de Escazu 10203, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Rafael de Escazu
Price Range: $72 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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