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Casa Amanecer B&B

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Longmont, Colorado
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38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent our first night of our 7 night stay at Casa Amanacer. We chose to pick a place to stay that would get us farther from the airport so we'd have more time to get to seeing the country the next day. It is about 45 minutes from the airport. We did use GPS to get there and our... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We spent the first night of our two week holiday in Costa Rica at Casa Amanecer and we couldn't have asked for a better start to the holiday. Driving to the property in the dark and the rain we wondered if we shouldn't have stayed at a hotel near the airport, but the welcome we received from Helena and her... More 

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Columbus, Texas
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This was our first stay at a B&B. It is just outside of San Ramon easy to find with Waze. A 45 minute drive from the San Jose airport. The hostess made us feel very welcome - like an aunt. She cooked a wonderful breakfast and arranged our coffee tour. The gardens were full of butterflies and hummingbirds. We loved... More 

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cpanzer, Owner at Casa Amanecer B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to having you back. Pura Vida! More 

Landstuhl, Germany
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77 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

My husband and I stayed here for two nights with our toddler in August. It was the low season and one night we were the only people there. It was a beautiful location and close to town. However, a car would be highly recommended. The hostess was wonderful and helped us with some laundry. They had a pack and play... More 

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Edmonton, AB
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Kind, welcoming, hospitable owners. Delicious breakfast. Lovely sitting area. Clean, modern, tasteful rooms. Quiet area. Truly a piece of paradise in so many ways. Can't say enough good things. Perfect solo, as a couple, or family. Just make it happen to visit Casa Amanecer!!

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cpanzer, Owner at Casa Amanecer B&B, responded to this review

When we decided to build Casa Amanecer, we chose to make it modern, sustainable and hopefully non-pretentious. I'm very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to have you back with us soon! Thanks for writing. More 

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Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Clean, peaceful, beautiful setting where you're treated like family. Excellent views from jardín and picture windows in each modern room. Balmy outdoor or indoor dining. Conveniently located near San Ramon. Delicious breakfast. Latino hospitality. Wifi for business or pleasure. I'd come back here in a heartbeat. Helen and company were terrific! Very relaxing. What memories are made of.

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cpanzer, Owner at Casa Amanecer B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments! We strive to offer our guests something a little different, something uniquely Costa Rican. Come back soon! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2016

We wanted to get a short distance out of San Jose after flying in and renting a car. San Ramon is pretty close, but gave us a first opportunity to try driving Costa Rica. Elena was wonderful, the building is beautiflt with great design and construction. We drove downtown for dinner and spotted numerous birds from the porch Elena set... More 

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Thank Robin S
cpanzer, Owner at Casa Amanecer B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your kind remarks. I'm happy your enjoyed your visit and that Helen and Casa Amanecer could play a part your Costa Rican adventure! Come visit us again soon! More 

Albany, New York
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40 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Casa Amanecer is a fantastic gem. From the second my BF and I arrived, we felt comfortable and calm. Helena is the best part of this entire place. Yes, the rooms are great and the property is lovely, but her help and advice was priceless...and that's not even mentioning the breakfast every morning! The B&B itself is located outside of... More 

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cpanzer, Owner at Casa Amanecer B&B, responded to this review

Yes, Helen is a dear friend and we couldn't imagine running Casa Amanecer without her. We're so happy to hear you appreciate her about as much as we do! Hope you return soon. More 

rhode island
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24 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016

My family and I enjoyed our stay at Casa Amanecer on our first night in Costa Rica. It was nice to have a room that accommodated our family of five and the hostess was very friendly and welcoming. We began our next day on full stomachs from the great breakfast and it was a good jumping off point for our... More 

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cpanzer, Owner at Casa Amanecer B&B, responded to this review

We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your kind words. Please come back and visit us again! More 

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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

This is a stunning contemporary home on the fringes of a coffee plantation. Timber ceilings, polished screed floors. A kind hostess and bountiful breakfast. Our room has a triple bunk and king size bed - perfect for families. A good base en route to Arenal.

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Thank Portia R
cpanzer, Owner at Casa Amanecer B&B, responded to this review

I'm very happy you enjoyed your stay and that you appreciate the architecture. It was a labor of love to design and build our B&B and we love to hear positive feedback! Sorry for the late reply. We hope to have you back some day! More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A cozy, teak bed and breakfast in San Ramon, just minutes from the town center. Come and enjoy our home-grown organic coffee, herbal teas, fresh mountain air, healthy vegetarian fare and relaxing massage. The house was published in the March 2009 issue of Su Casa, with focus on sustainable architecture. We are former Habitat for Humanity employees from Costa Rica, Peru and the US and love to share the best that Latin America has to offer with our guests, including the food, music, poetry and the history. You can relax, read, write or connect to high-speed wireless internet out on the covered veranda. Also, we are always glad to help plan your trip, or offer suggestions. Just drop us a line. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Amanecer B&B

Address: Apartado 567-4250, San Ramon 4250, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Canton of San Ramon > San Ramon
Price Range: £67 - £78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Casa Amanecer B&B 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Room 4 had a lot of windows and was at the very end”
 of 5 bubbles DebbieOdom, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Furthest from the entrance would have the most privacy”
 of 5 bubbles MBroyhill, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great!”
 of 5 bubbles 869caitys, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We had the last room on the end; nice and quiet (although every room is quiet).”
 of 5 bubbles alifeofwander, 18 May 2015 | Read review
“The end room has extra windows/light. Also a larger family room is available.”
 of 5 bubbles Quakerspices, 29 Apr 2015 | Read review
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