My friend and I started our Costa Rican escape with a stop at Casa Abierta. The house is beautiful, the accommodations excellent, and the host fantastic. It is safe, clean, well located, only a few minutes walk to shopping, restaurants, and activities. And breakfast every morning was wonderful. Darrylle is more than a host, he will become your friend whether you stay a day or a month. He picked us up from the airport, helped us find our way around the city, let us know what was going on, and above all was a joy to stay with- we could have spent the day just chatting with him! I highly recommend Casa Abierta, and would stay with Darrylle again!
- 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. ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Casa Abierta B&B Costa Rica/San Jose