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Tico Rainforest B & B

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  • Feb. 9, 2017
    “A Lover of Nature.”
  • Oct. 7, 2016
    “Loved It!”
Isla Grande, Horquetas Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Pool
Restaurant
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Reviewed February 9, 2017

Tico Rainforest B&B, formerly known as Casa Araya B&B, tries, with considerable success, to portray what the name of the B&B suggests. Set on a large three acre property, adjacent to Rio Puerto Viejo, it has a great variety of flora and fauna native to...More

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Reviewed October 7, 2016

I stayed at Casa Araya B&B in January 2016. Loved it. I had originally planned to stay at La Selva Biological Station in the visitor's quarters (I was visiting a friend working at La Selva) but they were booked up. La Selva recommended Hotel El...More

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Response from WParks, Public Relations Manager at Tico Rainforest B & BResponded October 9, 2016

Hola, It was a pleasure to have you visit us and we are happy that you had a great time. We try to make everyone feel like they are part of our family when they visit us. Come back again soon. Pura vida Victor and...More

Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

We stayed three nights with Victor in his lovely Casa located in the jungle and on the edge of a river. The birds around the Casa were really plentiful and beautiful. Breakfast was great and Victor gave us a few recommendations which we enjoyed. We...More

1  Thank sjfletch52
Response from WParks, Public Relations Manager at Tico Rainforest B & BResponded April 13, 2016

We are happy that you enjoyed your recent visit to Casa Araya. As nature lovers ourselves, we want others to experience that same feeling... we have a lot to see and are willing to share and highlight it. We are very proud of our grounds...More

Reviewed April 1, 2015

We enjoyed our stay very much. A wooden self-build house with a natural feel. The rooms are large and clean, with a shared bathroom. Great choice of breakfast. Victor and Magda are excellent hosts and made us feel as part of the family. Victor is...More

2  Thank Mischa_Nicolien
Response from WParks, Public Relations Manager at Tico Rainforest B & BResponded April 27, 2015

Mischa, We are happy that you enjoyed your recent visit to Casa Araya. We try to make everyone feel like they are part of our family when they are visiting us. As nature lovers ourselves, we want others to experience that same feeling...here we have...More

Reviewed March 28, 2015

A very nice place for people who love the nature. It is quiet and peaceful. Despite the house is great, the rooms are big, clean and there's a big balcony, there is a very nice garden, where you can spot different birds, sloths and may...More

1  Thank gioiaphoto
Response from WParks, Public Relations Manager at Tico Rainforest B & BResponded April 3, 2015

Gioia We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us at Casa Araya B&B. We do as much as we can to make our guests feel at home and like to share some of our Costa Rican culture with them. We enjoy having people...More

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Description
Tico Rainforest is located in the Northeast Costa Rica, and it is less than two hours from its Capital, San José. Our region is privileged to be highly recognized for our global biodiversity and can be More characterized for hosting more than 500 species of birds, more than 3000 plant species, more than 120 mammals, 87 species of reptiles and more than 50 amphibians. And many of them only exist here. No other country can claim such diversity. Our average annual temperature is 26 degrees centigrade (74 degrees Fahrenheit) with an annual precipitation rate between 4000 and 10000 mm (roughly 40 inches to 100 inches), which is distinctive of the rain forest. Tico Rainforest has accommodations for your vacation in a harmonious environment, so you will be in just the right place to enjoy your trip. Besides that, part of our pride is that on our property alone, we have 209 different species of birds, which makes us a special place for people who love bird watching and photography. There is also a river that is very well known because of its calm waters that runs along wild forest that embrace important biological stations such as La Selva Biological Station and others. Ten minutes from our hostel we have 16 acres of secondary forest where you will find plenty of species of flora and fauna true to our environment, including trees that grow naturally that are In danger of extinction. Our strategic location allows our visitors to go investigate other sites such as volcanoes, National Parks, Biological Reserves, Wildlife Refuges, and in addition, to perform other adventure activities like river floating, canopy rides and hiking, among others.(Spanish/English) Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$40 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Casa Araya Bed & Breakfast
Also Known As
Tico Rainforest B & B Costa Rica/Horquetas, Sarapiqui
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Heredia > Sarapiqui > Horquetas
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$40 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Casa Araya Bed & Breakfast
Also Known As
Tico Rainforest B & B Costa Rica/Horquetas, Sarapiqui
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Heredia > Sarapiqui > Horquetas
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Room & Suite (8)
Dining (1)
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Room Tips
"All the rooms are much the same. Fans are provided if it is a little warm for you at night."
11vincentr
Feb. 9, 2017
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"There are two large rooms, with a shared bath, both on the second floor. No real difference. There is WiFi..."
hikingbear7
Oct. 7, 2016
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"all rooms are on the 2nd level n very nice"
rogerj291
Mar. 11, 2014
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