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Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate

| 25 mts norte de Cabinas El Tesoro, Playa Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 53708, Costa Rica
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Great Chocolate Walk with Paul and Oscar

My family group took a 2 PM chocolate walk with Paul and Oscar on 6/19. Our guides were very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dlmsphr
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Pensacola, Florida
incredible experience!!

wow!!! SO worth the small amount of money for such an interactive and in depth experience! we... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
TCG0618
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Caribeans is the origninal bean-to-bar chocolate factory in Puerto Viejo. Chocolate is made right in the cacao forest. Tours of our factory include: all-you-can-eat gourmet chocolate, the chocolate forest hike, and the "see how we do it" factory tour. Regular tours are Monday 10 am, Tuesday10 & 2, Thursday 10 & 2, Friday2 pm, and Saturday 2 pm. No reservations required. We also have a full service coffee and chocolate shop. Our coffee is fresh roasted farm to cup and delicious. Our chocolate is all hand made and organic. Fresh smoothies, sandwiches, ice cream and much more.
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| 25 mts norte de Cabinas El Tesoro, Playa Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 53708, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago

My family group took a 2 PM chocolate walk with Paul and Oscar on 6/19. Our guides were very friendly and extremely knowledgeable. They made the walk and the chocolate tasting a real experience. The chocolate milkshakes at Caribeans after the walk were exceptional!!

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

wow!!! SO worth the small amount of money for such an interactive and in depth experience! we learned so much and got to taste some amazing fair trade and organic chocolate! the staff was kind and really fun. the coffee is amazing as well! highly...More

Thank TCG0618
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We took a tour with Oscar who is a very cool and entertaining guy. The tour was nearly 3 hours and we got to see the whole process from bean to bar and learn about how Caribeans started and what sets the apart. There were...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must do whilst in Puerto Viejo! The company is ran by a lovely couple who are clearly so dedicated to making their product and providing good wages to the local farmers. The tour consists of walking through the cocoa farm whilst he...More

Thank Molly B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There's several flavors of chocolate to sample. The staff was polite and helpful. They even explained our shipping options.

Thank Monica G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend the chocolate tour to anyone in the puerto viejo area. Paul and Oscar were both very enthusiastic about the chocolate process and very knowledgable. It was great to see how chocolate is taken from bean to bar and to taste the end...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stop in at Caribeans Coffee everytime I come through Puerto Viejo! The staff are super friendly and always happy to crack a joke. I recently tried their breakfast omelette as well...holy granola, SO delicious!! But whether you're getting breakfast food, a fresh baked SUPER...More

Thank Mirjana W
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caribeans, Owner at Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind review...especially for the compliments on our service!

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

This was a great last minute activity for us and we are so glad we did it! We were happy to find that the chocolate tour incorporated a moderate amount of hiking, where we saw 2 toed and 3 toed sloths, a tucan, and an...More

Thank Linda B
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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

If you do just one activity off the beach in this Caribbean paradise, make Caribbean’s your destination. Humbly tucked just to the side of the main road south of Puerto Viejo, Caribeans is a chocolate haven lovingly tended by an expat family who take their...More

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caribeans, Owner at Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded May 14, 2018

Thanks for your compliments. Glad you enjoyed everything!

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Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

I was interested in a chocolate tour while visiting Puerto Viejo and found this one. It was a little longer than some with a little more walking involved, nothing like an intense hike but certainly you want to be prepared for a little trek with...More

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Mihaela M
May 14, 2018|
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Response from caribeans | Property representative |
Pvjeanne at gmail. Reservations are not required. See our website for tour schedule.
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yifeixli
April 11, 2018|
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Response from caribeans | Property representative |
Parking lot is small but parking on the street is fine.
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yifeixli
April 11, 2018|
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Response from Janice B | Reviewed this property |
yes, just park along the road.
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