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Home on Organic farmSpectacular view,Quiet ,Secure

American Built Wood House
Certificate of Excellence
4 reviews
American Built Wood House
Dining area seats 6, the table has extension for more, Breakfast bar, kitchen, pantry
Living area, Cable TV leads to dining area, door to front porch
Living room
6 burner gas stove, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, all cooking ware, breakfast bar
Front porch
Carport in back of house leading into laundry/mudroom and into kitchen
Entrance into private property, family lives at the closed gate, only residents have access
One bathroom, leads into separate bath and shower room for privacy, into master bedroom
kitchen, breakfast bar, back pantry for storage and counter space, full size refrigerator
separate shower room, two bathrooms lead into this room, full size tub, instantaneous hot water
bedroom, queen size bed, has door to bathroom and also a private porch
bedroom- there are two bedrooms, two queen size beds and one single bed
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2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Barva, Province of Heredia
This wood house American built is located inside a gated farm a 10 minute walk to Santa Barbara de Heredia located just 15 minutes from the airport. Many tours and activities are conveniently offered from this town that has stores, clinics, restaurants and shopping. A taxi can take you to town for $1.50.

Two hours to the Pacific Ocean and three hours to the Caribbean. Buses in Santa Barbara take you to the town if Heredia or Alajuela and on to San Jose.

This beautiful farm is quiet and secure with plenty of room to walk among the fruit trees and gardens.
Two bedrooms and two bathrooms, also features a separate shower room.
The house is fully furnished and equipped from linens to kitchenware.

The living, dining and kitchen area are all one room. Large front porch, big front yard.

High speed internet with WiFi. Cable TV

Laundry faci...
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About the Owner, Laurel A
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Aug 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 4 reviews and 2 properties
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A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
Reviewed 6 November 2017 for a stay in October 2017

Laurel is a wonderful host. The view from the porch is magnificent. There are butterflies in her garden all the time, birds flying overhead, and a view of Escazu that words cannot do justice to.

Management response:

Tim and Deb are wonderful renters, polite, fun and curious. I enjoyed their stay on the property immensely. I enjoyed their positive attitude and having them as neighbors!


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Reviewed 18 March 2017 for a stay in February 2017
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Laurel's house was a wonderful place to just relax and kick back. She was a great host and the rental was exactly as described on the website. We were especially impressed by how spotless the house was, something that can't be said for most Costa Rica rentals. We found Santa Barbara to be a very friendly city and just high...

Jana M
Clayton, North Carolina
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 for a stay in October 2016
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Tucked away, just minutes outside of San Jose airport, this gorgeous little retreat has everything you need to "get away" from it all. The cabin is charming and spacious, with a gorgeous view. Access to an organic garden, this is a lovely space to quiet your mind and let go of everything. The porch is a great place to catch...

  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Mountain Views
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Porch
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Garden
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
    2 Full baths
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About the neighbourhood
Santa Barbara de Heredia is a small town 15 minutes from the San Jose airport. It is located on a hillside overlooking the San Jose valley and has a very comfortable climate, 80's in the day and much cooler in the evening.There are many activities in the vicinity, Poas Volcano, Rosa Blanca Coffee Tour, Art and Craft classes given onsite,Zoo Ave Bird zoo, too many to mention. The house is located inside of a small farm on a public road, a 10 minute walk to town or a $1.50 taxi ride, or a 2 min drive. The house is a comfortable home, all wood, surrounded by trees, fresh farm eggs, organic vegetables and fruits are available. This is not a bed and breakfast, the house is fully equipped to cook, as well there are restaurants that home deliver. American owner lives onsite.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: San Jose 20 minutes: 0.0 km
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 0.0 km.
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