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Florida
Reviewed 24 September 2014

We have visited Costa Rica many times and never have we come across a more warm, generous and helpful lady, than Jody. From the time Jody and Julio met us at the airport, driving and staying with us during our dental appointment, which she set up for us in advance, we felt we were in the company of a caring...

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Reviewed 2 September 2014

A warm welcome awaits you at this home from home bed and breakfast located just 15 minutes drive from San Jose international airport - an ideal location for those like us arriving late and travelling on. We were met by Julio at the airport and dropped back at the end - a free service. Located up a quiet road, with...

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Bristolians
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We really enjoyed our 2 nights here. It was so easy being picked up from the airport especially when we were jet lagged! Jody made us feel very welcome. The Mermaid Cabina was just right and we even tried the pool the next morning before we ate our Costa Rican breakfast on the terrace. We had a night at the...

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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 16 August 2014

The title about says it. Very nice place with a friendly owner who cares about guest happiness and comfort. GoogleMap found it just fine by entering Calle La Loma, Alajuela or they will pick you up at the airport. I'll be back. Oh, and I like the tile work!

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1Thank Dave L
Milwaukee WI
Reviewed 21 July 2014

Jody's place is the perfect start (and return) to Costa Rica. If your plane gets in too late to drive anywhere before it gets dark, staying with Jody at Casa Marin is a great option! We didn't feel like driving another 5 hours after nearly 12 hours of plane travel. We decided to spend the night near the airport and...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 12 July 2014

My wife and I just returned from a 9 day trip to Costa Rica. Our first afternoon and night we stayed at the Casa Marin. We trusted prior reviews and wanted something near the airport (we were flying out by Nature Air the next morning) and at a reasonable cost. Things couldn't have gone more smoothly. We were picked up...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Casa Marin is an amazing B&B that anyone visiting Costa Rica should consider. The reviews are all justified and we are so delighted that we picked here for our first and last night. The warmth of the welcome we received and the way Jody made us feel like friends straight away added to our whole experience. Jody picked us up...

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Reviewed 29 April 2014

My husband and I just returned from a vacation in Costa Rica and stayed at Casa Marin on our first and last nights. Casa Marin is comfortable and extremely welcoming, a great place to start and end a vacation since it is so close to the airport. Jody treated us with warmth and friendship as soon as her smile greeted...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Casa Marin is lovely. The glowing reviews are fully justified! I stayed in the dolphin room- it was big, clean and beautifully decorated. There's everything you need and the shower was great. Swimming pool was refreshing and swallows and dragonflies were playing overhead. You can watch the planes too, but there weren't that many. The place is a bit out...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 15 March 2014 via mobile

Casa Marin is an excellent BB near the San Jose airport and the owner Jody goes above and beyond to make it a pleasant stay. Jody and her team picked us up and dropped us off at the airport for no extra charge. Jody also took us to town so we could get lunch and some groceries. Jody is also...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa Marin B&B is located less than 10 minutes from the San Jose, SJO, airport. We are in Alajuela and are central to the volcanos, coffee plantations, waterfalls, botantical gardens and other tourist favorites. Casa Marin B&B is located in a tranquil, rural area of Alajuela, yet convenient to restaurants and shopping. We offer two poolside cabinas, one especially for couples, the other for a family of six. Casa Marin B&B is only an hour and a half from the Pacific Beach, two hours from La Fortuna and Volcano Arenal. We want the best possible vacation for our guests and are knowledgeable about hotels and tours in many areas of the country. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Marin B&B

Address: Calle La Loma | Less than 10 min from San Jose Costa Rica airport, Alajuela, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Price Range: €19 - €70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Casa Marin B&B Costa Rica/Alajuela
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“Good choice for a large family; the roomy Sirena where we stayed had 3 double beds”
 of 5 bubbles Live2travel45, 6 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Any room is a good room. These people are just so nice and the accomodations are very clean and comfortable., I felt like we were home.”
 of 5 bubbles 678lauras, 8 Jan 2015 | Read review
“The dolphin room is cute and even has its own mediation garden.”
 of 5 bubbles allisonc925, 27 Nov 2014 | Read review
“There are two big rooms by the pool downstairs. We stayed in Dolphin. The other one looks just as good, but I can tell you the bed in dolphin is nice and firm. There are two smaller rooms in the house and we didn't see those.”
 of 5 bubbles Kurt_in_CLE, 18 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Both cabinas are great. Steps to the pool, clean and comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles nannjud, 26 Dec 2013 | Read review
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