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San Diego, California
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When the hotel where I usually stay was fully booked, a friend recommended this place, and I was so glad that she did! Host Xavier was exceptionally friendly when I first called, and his kindness and hospitality just wouldn't quit. Just off a busy road, this place is an oasis of natural and architectural beauty. The gardens and multicolor exterior...

Thank Plushmeister
Locust Valley, New York
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

great people, extremely helpful, rooms are comfortable and porches have great view of tropical fauna in the middle of Escazu, its clean, safe, super breakfast, central location, stayed there twice, would do it again.

Thank restraw
New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiancée and I felt very welcomed by the warmth and care of the hosts at Casa de la Tias. The space takes you away from the town feeling by its remoteness and beautiful gardens, (even though you are just around the corner of major streets and lots of restaurant options). We highly recommend the balcony room! Sweet veranda for...

Thank adritobi15
Stonington, Connecticut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent three nights with Pilar and Xavier and it was a real treat. There home is ideally set-up for a B&B including lot's of privacy when you need it. We stayed in their larger suite which we enjoyed. Great bed, great breakfast and great company. Their experience as hosts over the years really pays off. We'll be back!

Thank Buz S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have just returned from Costa Rica. A few years ago we stumbled upon Casa de las Tias in Escazu. This charming B&B is our go to location whenever we are in the San Jose area. As a first or last night stay while travelling the country it can't be beaten!! They will pick you up at...

Thank Kate L
Pojoaque, New Mexico
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been traveling to Costa Rica for the past 11 years and this year was amazed to find a little hideaway in Alajuela which is a jewel of service, comfort and ambience. The hosts Xavier and Pilar were very attentive to all our needs and saw to our transportation when ever we needed. When we arrived at Casa de...

Thank Scott_Pittman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got the warmest welcoming from Don Xavier after a full 24h of travelling from Sweden. You feel like a family friend with the amicable atmosphere, we think anyone would love to be hosted for a night or a few from Xavier and Pilar. The place itself is charming with beautiful colors and wooden interior. Our room was perfect, tidy...

Thank Frida O
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hosts Xavier and Pilar could not have been more warm and hospitable. Their B&B, tucked away along a little side street, consists of a beautiful home surrounded by an impressive, tropical landscape (I'm a horticulturist, and really appreciated the varied, inviting gardens). Great rooms, a good breakfast and - of course - that rich Costa Rican coffee!

Thank erikdihle
pilarxavier, Owner at Casa de las Tias, responded to this review

dear erik, thanks for the kind review. we hope to see you and kelly back in san jose some day soon. all the best, xavier and pilar

Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After having stayed at Casa de las Tias (CDLT), several years ago and finding it delightful, I tried a few other options in the area, only to be disappointed in some way with them all. A few weeks ago I stayed at CDLT again for three nights. CDLT is a beautiful, quiet, relaxing gem of a BB hidden but conveniently...

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pilarxavier, Owner at Casa de las Tias, responded to this review

you can't know how much this review means to us. thank you so much,

Canton of Basel, Switzerland
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived in the casa de las Tias and loved everything about it from the first minute on! Driving there on the hectic roads is a challenge, but it is worth! The house is beautiful and the hosts are amazingly friendly and warm hearted people. Our balcony room was spotless clean and very cosy and the breakfast delicious! There is...

Thank Christine S

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa de las Tias is a sprawling Victorian-style house set on a 2,300m.Estate in the charming town of San Rafael de Escaza, just 10 minutes from San Jose. The airy cedar house is unique; each room decorated with original art from various Latin American countries, and featuring private bath and ceiling fan. Within a block, visitors can enjoy a wide choice of fine restaurants and shops. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa de las Tias

Address: Apdo 295-1200, San Rafael de Escazu 33102, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Rafael de Escazu
Price Range: $114 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Casa de las Tias 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Request your preferred room accommodation - one or two beds.”
 of 5 bubbles 582christinen, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Each room is different, the room with the balcony is a "Double".”
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“Every room is comfortable, beautiful, and has its own charm.”
 of 5 bubbles LindaE569, 10 Sep 2016 | Read review
“To avoid the chaos at the airport, it is highly recommended to use their airport pick-up service.”
 of 5 bubbles travel9798, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the downstairs room, my sister and husband were in the "honeymoon suite", both rooms were well appointed and comfy.”
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