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Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate

| 25 mts norte de Cabinas El Tesoro, Playa Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 53708, Costa Rica
+506 8341 2043
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Nice but acquired taste

We went there just for desserts and coffee/chocolate (we didn't do the tour). The place is nice... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Andy Z
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Suffolk, United Kingdom
Great Chocolate-Tour

Even though the Chocolate Tour was rather expensive we enjoyed it a lot and would definitely... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Asia S
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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.
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cacao trees” (17 reviews)
“beans” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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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| 25 mts norte de Cabinas El Tesoro, Playa Cocles, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 53708, Costa Rica
+506 8341 2043
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went there just for desserts and coffee/chocolate (we didn't do the tour). The place is nice, service was good and chocolate (and other desserts and drinks) are certainly home made but to our taste everything was a bit too bland and bitter. Especially the...More

Thank Andy Z
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Even though the Chocolate Tour was rather expensive we enjoyed it a lot and would definitely recommend it!

Thank Asia S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is one of the best tour I made. As a CR citizen i have to say this is a tour all tourists have to do either national or foreign. This is a. Company grown by a person who loves what he is doing and...More

Thank Raúl G
Reviewed 6 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our three hour tour with Paul, the owner. It was interesting to hear the story of the business and to learn about the production of chocolate. It was a relaxed pace and the time flew by. Would highly recommend.

Thank Franklyn233
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved this tour, learning about how to grow and make chocolate. Paul had great information and we saw a number of birds, frogs, and animals along the way.

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This spot at Cocles Beach is a must! As an avid cacao lover I am always on a chocolate hunt! I usually buy their chocolate bars, which are awesome, at my local organic farmers market. But their muffins and especially brownies at the Cafe were...More

Thank acquastar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As chocolate tours are quite common in Costa Rica, we kept postponing it from town to town until finally my girlfriend convinced me the time has come to go for it. As these kind of tours aren't my thing I agreed to go just to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mum, brother and I all went on the tour. It lasted just a little over 3 hours and we loved every minute of it. Not just did we learn about chocolate, we also gained a lot of information about the farming industry and the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tour took about 1.5 hours and it was very informative and interactive. My favorite part was the tasting and seeing how the chocolate was made. The owners are very nice people and helpful. My recommendations to make this place even nicer is to include...More

Thank guera323
caribeans, Owner at Caribeans Coffee & Chocolate, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Although I am glad to see this is not a low rating. It seems as though this review is not from our tour. Our tour lasts three hours and is always lead by an owner guide. Also there ARE cameras and we have never had...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This tour was one of our favorites while in Costa Rica! The tour was interesting and informative. The owners were very sweet and have a great outlook on sustainability in farming and how to treat people and their community! The chocolate tasting was SO good...More

Thank BeautifulRuin
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Kaitlyn W
20 April 2017|
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Response from caribeans | Property representative |
You can lock you bike at our shop. Never had any problems with locked bikes during the tour.
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Lori F
11 March 2017|
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Response from bstommie | Reviewed this property |
Obviously everyone is different, but we biked all around the area with no issues.
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Leslie M
17 July 2016|
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Response from caribeans | Property representative |
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