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4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

It's a very good B&B and in a VERY good area. I felt safe at night walking around town and you have to buzz to be let in or out. The staff was cordial and willing to accommodate our group (for the right price). For Central America, it's definitely one of the nicer places to stay. They have two beautiful... More 

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Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

My friends and I were visiting Cartago to go to the Irazu Volcano and the Carlos Duran Sanitorio and needed a place stay. We are used to hostels and were looking forward to splurging a little. I've been in Costa Rica for a few months now and have been in all different types of hostels and some have been much... More 

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Newcastle, Canada
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23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 August 2014

The place IS hard to find ... look for the little flags. We booked and confirmed our stay here via the internet. Our stay was to include breakfast. When we arrived at the Casa Aura, we were told that because we had not confirmed, we could not have breakfast WHAT?. But, we HAD confirmed & had the email proof. We... More 

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North Haven, Connecticut
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2013

I stayed here for two nights last month and enjoyed my stay. I got crazy lost on my way there (none of the cabbies seemed to know where it was, eventually had to call the hotel for directions there), so make sure to look for the large Farmer's Market -- it's just a block north of that. I booked a... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed 9 February 2013

The rooms were okay, the shower could have more warm water, the bed was okay. Everything was clean and the girls were welcoming though not the most service minded I've met on my trip. The breakfast was okay, not the best. I've stayed at cheaper, better B&B's than this.

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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 2 January 2013

We spent one night in Cartago on our vacation and were pleased with the accommodations. The room and bathroom were fairly large and the room was off the street and quiet. Staff were very friendly and hotel was within walking distance of several attractions, many restaurants, and a large indoor farmer's market. Free wifi! Breakfast was included, but we left... More 

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Reviewed 5 June 2010

I arrived in cartago on a stopover to another town. Not feeling like traveling anymore I searched tripadvisor for a place to stay. This place is super convienent, clean, and safe. Cartago is a nice little town to stop for a night. There's a supermarket really close and cheap food near by. The place also has free Internet and wifi!

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Frankfurt, Germany
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Reviewed 7 January 2010

Very friendly and nice B&B located quite down-town on the road to Irazu. Friendly staff and nice rooms. Decoration with a personal touch. Garden and Terrace for guests use. Perfect for a visit of Volcano Irazu. Fogret about the street name ! Watch out for the ICE. If you ask somebody always mention the ICE which is across the street.... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa Aura Bed & Breakfast is located in Cartago, Costa Rica. Attended by the owners, we offer a warm and cozy place. With us you will find a perfect combination between comfort, high quality services and great Costa Rican food. Our goal is to become a channel for our visitors to really get inside the Costa Rican culture and enjoy our gorgeous natural and historical treasures, which can be easily reached from your great location. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Aura

Address: 25m North from I.C.E, Cartago, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Cartago > Cartago
Price Range: €23 - €38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Casa Aura Costa Rica/Cartago
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 of 5 bubbles Eve047, 8 Aug 2014 | Read review
“If you're travelling by yourself, the single room is really nice and seems like it was recently renovated.”
 of 5 bubbles auddiefox, 4 Mar 2013 | Read review
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