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"Everything is as stated in the VRBO ad: a beautiful 3 bedroom home right on the beach; comes with a wonderful host (Anja) who lives not far away and is VERY helpful with all your tourist needs. We flew into San Jose, rented a car and took the day driving to the house. You will live amongst the locals as there are NO resorts or large hotels here. The small town about one km away has many shops, restaurants and grocery stores for everything you need. So many things to see and do, that we could have stayed longer to enjoy it all - animal rescue centers, jungle/tribe tours, many, many beaches (black and white) with amazing snorkeling, national parks, a trip to Panama (20 minutes to the border), deep sea fishing, etc, etc.....We have always stayed in all inclusive resorts but this holiday was very different from that....this will probably be the way I will travel from now on. I fell in love with Costa Rica - this trip will stay in my heart forever. Please feel free to contact me for any other info!"
Guest: Rita W.Date of Stay: March 2015Review Submitted: April 19, 2015
"This house is everything that we expected. Amelie was a wonderful host and very accommodating for our needs for the four days we stayed in Puerto Viejo. We arrived in Puerto Viejo late on our arrival date, but she stayed at the house till we arrived and provided us a warm greeting and a tour of the house and grounds, More than enough space for two couples and could have had a third stay there as well with the extra room by the pool.
Yes, the pictures do justice for this property . . . it was exactly what I had imagined before our arrival. Beautifully appointed home and the extra amenities (especially the washer and dryer) was very helpful, as well as the on site caretaker.
We were a little disappointed by the lack of use of the ceiling fan in the master suite, but Amelie provide an extra fan from her home which was helpful. Bikes were provided to ride into town (about a 10 minute ride), but I would recommend walking to Banana Azul (about a 5 minute walk from the house) to get a taxi at night.
We could have explored Puerto Viejo more, but had a wonderful time during our stay, and look forward to the day that we return again. Thank you Amelie for such a great property."
Guest: Tom R.Date of Stay: October 2015Review Submitted: November 9, 2015
"We really enjoyed our time at Casa de la Musa. The rooms were comfortable, and we slept very well. If you want to Four Seasons or Hilton, this isn't the place for you. If you want a quiet, relaxing space that is romantic and private, this is it. You really need a car, but if you have one, everything is really close. One of the best restaurants in the area is close enough to walk. Everything else is just minutes away. One of the best aspects was the help we got from Mauricio's wife Anja, who is a tour agent. She set us up with some great things to do, and even hooked us up with some friends who gave us special tours. It was amazing. No doubt we would stay there again if we visit the area. D n J..."
Guest: David S.Date of Stay: October 2015Review Submitted: October 28, 2015
"We had an amazing time here. It was our fifth trip to Puerto Viejo and first time staying here. Michela is an awesome owner. The house was perfectly clean and well maintained. Walking distance to town which was awesome. We had six people staying and we loved being able to ride our bikes to surf and to hit the shops, restaurants and bars. We loved the big windows and there were so many tropical birds flying around the yard. Very nice tall trees as well made it private. Gated house in a safe neighborhood. We all loved it."
Guest: MattyBDate of Stay: February 2015Review Submitted: August 18, 2015