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Costarican typical facade house

Costarican typical facade house

4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
2 beds
1 bath
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.

The space

Hello. We live inside a coffee plantation, the house is furnished, 1-2 car garage, and it is perfect if you want.

•An area with local shops, bars and good restaurants.
•For seasonal rent or long term.
•Close location from/to the airport (15-20 minutes).
•Shuttle service available, ask if need, price not included in rent fare.

The price of the accommodation includes the following:
Electricity, water, Cable TV, Internet, house cleaning (first 3 days), garbage (not organic), clothes cleaning (negotiable), and house & yard maintenance.

•Wireless internet access
Public access, password required.

• Bathroom
Shower (over bath). Help yourself to shampoo, conditioner, soap and shower gel. I provide two fresh bath towels in each bedroom.

•Shared garden
There's a shared garden if you like to relax outdoors.

•Local area
Santa Bárbara has a park with a newly children's games area, restaurants, ATMs, supermarkets stores, bus stops nearby and places to visit if you like coffee and plants.

Close to public transport access and proximity to the cities of Alajuela, Heredia and San José.

The house has an internal security alarm and we’ll share the same main gate. Santa Bárbara has a lower crime rate.

Well behaved pets are permitted BY PRIOR ARRANGEMENT at the cost of $35 per pet.
We don't own any pets, but the house it’s in a coffee plantation, so cats, dogs and other animals will come by occasionally. Please ask if this is a concern.

•Damages and Breakages
Please take care with our properties. You are responsible and liable for any breakages or damages which you cause to the accommodation or its contents.

***Please report these as soon as they occur.***

We do not normally charge for minor breakages, but we may send you an invoice for repair or making good if the damage or breakage is significant, and we may make an additional charge if you did not report this.

••••••• How to book successfully •••••••

Send me a message first to double check availability and tell me a little about your visit to Costa Rica AND if you do not have any previous Airbnb reviews, please
- complete your profile with a picture, and some bio information
- add a verified phone number
- connect to your (social media) account if you have one.

I take bookings up to maximum of 7 days in advance. You may book from 2 nights to a maximum of 5 years stay 1-4 guests. If you have any questions at all, please contact me and I'll reply within 24 hours. I have directions for travel from the Airport and Important Information I can send to you easily, after booking; just ask.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)


Step-free access to the home’s entrance
Wide doorway to the home’s entrance

33 Reviews

Nichole User Profile
February 2018
My husband and son stayed at Luis Carlos's place for two nights. Luis Carlos was an excellent host and easy to reach by phone. It was very easy to find through Waze. The house itself is beautiful, extremely clean, and feels like home. The town of Santa Barbara is within walking d…
Sherri User Profile
September 2017
Our stay here was extremely pleasant and relaxing. There are plenty of shops and places to eat within walking distance, the airport (SJO) was close by, and San Jose just a short taxi/uber ride away. It was quiet and peaceful, and we enjoyed many mornings on the porch just taking …
Staci User Profile
August 2017
Wonderful help from Luis and his family. Good location and close to convenient stores, grocery store, bank, etc. Whole house to yourself! Also, a beautiful orchard with avocado, lemon, lime, orange, etc. trees. Fresh whenever you go out to pick them. And a lovely picnic tabl…
Luis Carlos User Profile
Response from Luis Carlos:
Thank you Staci! you are very welcome to come back. Great that you liked our house.
August 2017
Nicole User Profile
July 2017
Our stay by Luis Carlos and his family was very nice. The family is friendly, helpful, happy and very hospitable. The house where we stayed was cozy and it felt like a home. If you're going to Costa Rica, then this house is certainly a good house to stay. We will come back :)
Amy User Profile
June 2017
The host canceled this reservation 8 days before arrival. This is an automated posting.
John User Profile
January 2017
We were in Costa Rica for approximately 4 weeks. We booked the first week at Luis Carlos' place which was great, and which we've already reviewed. The next week was in Cahuita, then we spent a week on the Pacific. We intentionally left the last week open because we didn't know wh…
Madeleine User Profile
January 2017
Luis Carlos's home was beautiful, spacious, clean, and our favorite of the Airbnbs we stayed at in Costa Rica. The location is close to a small town and a short taxi ride to the Finca Rosa Blanca Coffee Plantation, which my boyfriend and I also recommend for a tour! Everything wa…


Hosted by Luis Carlos

Heredia, Costa RicaJoined in April 2011
Luis Carlos User Profile
35 Reviews
4 References
Dear Guest Hello, we are a family that live in a coffee plantation and we reconstructed this house for people who like to travel, study, work or need some comfortable place near to the SJO airport. As host, we like to be funny, warm, and polite. Also we like to be an adviso…
Languages: English, Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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Santa Bárbara, Heredia, Costa Rica
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