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Albergue el Socorro

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Jose and Maria were wonderful hosts--so much so that it felt like bringing our kids to grandparents' house for Christmas. Gorgeous views, unique guided waterfall hikes, homemade meals...It was the most enjoyable and relaxing part of our trip. Our one-year-old had fresh milk from the...More

1  Thank Mei H
Reviewed 22 October 2017

It is difficult to describe how amazing an experience this place was! Jose was a wonderful and incredibly friendly and helpful host and took us on loads of walks, pointing out every single little bird animal or plant! The animals are amazing including armadillos, peccary,...More

1  Thank maxchristie2017
Reviewed 10 October 2017

José y María Isabel were awesome hosts !! keep reading. Yes, wifi does not work very well, Yes, the shower needs some fiddling to get a hot water Yes, the road to get there could be impressive. BUT !!! This is the gem of our...More

1  Thank Sébastien B
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

At 1000m elevation on the caribbean slope in between Braulio Carrillo and Poas Volcano (borders a conservation area that is next to Braulio Carrillo) Albergue El Socorro has fantastic birding especially mixed tanager flocks--the most flocks we've seen and 11 tanager species in three hours...More

1  Thank hugameister
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Head North from San Jose and after stopping (or drive on past) the touristy La Paz Waterfall Park, you can join José and his wife for a truly unique Costa Rican experience. Finding the place is part of the adventure! Trust your GPS. The cottages...More

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"All the 4 houses are great, really. If you prefer to be really alone in the nature, ask for the last house..."
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"Pay for the full meal and tour plan and enjoy your escape into the guided rainforest hikes. Look for it on..."
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"There are three cabins, all of which are private and great."
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"Make sure you understand how to drive there. Its not complicated once you understand it."
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