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Aurora, Colorado, United States
Reviewed 20 April 2013

My wife and I picked La Terraza for our 46th anniversary celebration. Jeanetta really has a wonderful property, and her warm personality, enthusiasm, and desire to make our stay as perfect as possible were appreciated. We stayed for 11 days in the apartment. It is well furnished and comfortable. three ceiling fans keep it comfortable during the warm part of...

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applehead, Owner at La Terraza Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Many times when we get customers who have mobility difficulties its hard to guess what they need. We want to thank you for supplying us with all the information we needed to be able to provide you with the best of service. It was your input that gave us guidance as how to not only serve you and your wife...

Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 16 April 2013

We decided to spend the first night and the last two nights of our honeymoon at La Terraza, and we are grateful that we did. Jeannetta was an incredible host and Christina (while speaking just a little bit of English) was amazing as well. We arrived after a long day of flying and were immediately in awe of the property....

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applehead, Owner at La Terraza Guest House B&B, responded to this review

So my bed was hard, the word is firm (smile). We had a blast with you both. It was very exciting talking to young people, getting the scoop on what is really happening in our world. You both have such a bright outlook of the future and that was so good to hear. We would like to take credit word...

Saugatuck, Michigan
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Jeannetta is a modern " Auntie Mamet". Just fabulous. Na booming voice, an all encompassing personality, with a fabulous Bed and Breakfast. Her rooms and gardens are imacculate and her breakfast is superb! Stay! You will enjoy everything about La Terrazza!

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applehead, Owner at La Terraza Guest House B&B, responded to this review

This review has to be a classic review. I'm lost for words really and that does not happen very often. What a wonderful comparison, it is to bad that Chris can't fully understand it but I tried my best. We are so pleased that you were pleased. The fact is God has just tremendously blessed us with some of the...

Jax, FL
Reviewed 15 March 2013

As a solo traveler, I'm always looking for places that will cater to my need of feeling safe and secure. Although Ireland was my first choice for travel, I decided to stay closer to home. While searching the internet I stumbled across La Terraza Guesthouse in Grecia, Costa Rica, and after speaking with Jeanetta Owens, the owner, I just knew...

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applehead, Owner at La Terraza Guest House B&B, responded to this review

You know I never thought of it when you were here. You turned 60 and I turned 70 this year. So does that mean I'm wiser? We had a blast helping you to celebrate your birthday. I feel we have a friend for life. It's people like you that make my job exciting and rewarding. Thanks for sharing your special...

El Paso Texas
Reviewed 11 March 2013

stayed for one nite, should have stayed for 3-4. The room we were in was the absolutely best we stay at all trip, on the banks of the rio which splits the property, it is well maintained, green oasis in the heart of SAN ROQUE DE BAJO de grecia. In other words it is just in a neighborhood east of...

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applehead, Owner at La Terraza Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your visit and most of all for the review. We appreciate your comments, we have a lot to live up to. Please come back again and maybe you will be able to stay a little longer.

Augusta, Georgia, United States
Reviewed 28 February 2013

My sister in law and I are both nurses; she retired and me soon to be. We both needed a relaxing vacation. After reading the reviews posted here on trip advisor and a couple personal phone calls and emails to Jeanetta, the owner, we felt very comfortable taking our first out of country trip to Costa Rica. I can not...

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applehead, Owner at La Terraza Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Speaking of a great time. We had an exciting time with you and your sister in law. We usually get couples, it was a nice change having single women visit. Perhaps your review will inspire other single ladies to come visit Costa Rica. We appreciate your review and hope you will miss us enough to come back again. Thanks for...

Pine Lake, Canada
Reviewed 18 February 2013

Our 8 night stay at La Terraza Guest House was welcoming, relaxing and gorgeous. The owner, Jeanetta was most gracious & friendly and we felt like we had known her for years. We really enjoyed our morning visits on her patio. Also, her staff, Gerardo & Christine were so friendly and a real asset to the Guest House. We stayed...

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applehead, Owner at La Terraza Guest House B&B, responded to this review

thanks so much for your review. We enjoyed your visit and sure hope to see you again. It is funny how people say they had such a good time and how great we were as host. You along with many of our other guest make it possible. We have met some outstanding people and you are one of them. Thanks...

Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 2 November 2012

I almost changed my plans, when I learned my friend would not be able to travel with me to Costa Rica. Over the years, I flew alone to visit my daughter in Australia and England, but had family there when I arrived. But, I have never actually traveled alone in a strange country without knowing a soul. But after checking...

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applehead, Owner at La Terraza Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for such a glowing review. Taking care of you, making sure you had a wonderful time was our responsibility. There is a lot of planning that goes into taking a trip to a country you have never visited,, not only that a country where they speak a language you don't speak. What made it easy to provide services...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 9 August 2012

I'm late in writing my review, but better late than never! I stayed at the La Terraza Guest May 27, 2012 - June 6, 2012 and thoroughly. From the beautiful, gracious, and delightful owner/hostess, Ms. Jeannetta Owens and our staff, Gerrado and Chris, I was thouroughly pampered. They are so nice and accommodating! The food prepared by Chris was excellent...

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applehead, Manager at La Terraza Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review. If only you knew how special you were. We just did not know how we were going to manage things because you ran from bugs and detested flies. You came during the time we have Gods tropical feed for birds (smile) and the farmers were fertilizing ther fields and that produced some flies. With...

Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 15 June 2012

Jeannetta and Cristina are great. We are on a low-carbohydrate diet and Cristina adjusted our meals to suit us perfectly. We would go out during the day and come back to the apartment to find a wonderful dinner. Steak with onions, mixed veggies (from the local farmer's market) Tilapia or Corvina (fish) Pork chops. Yummy. We already made our reservation...

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applehead, Manager at La Terraza Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Hey, do you mind if I tell why you have kept coming back? Cris our cook prepares special meals and this ladies hubby, loves Cris's cooking. If I lose Cris we will probably be in trouble. It is always so good to see you , we intend to do everything possible to keep you coming back.

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury bed and breakfast with mini guest suites and three vacation apartments. We are located very close to the San Jose Airport. Our guest house features luxury accommodations, great views, privacy, good service. Each suite is furnished with Nicaraguan wicker and bamboo, the beds have orthopedic mattresses. Unlike other guest houses our en suite bathrooms are furnished with large fluffy towel sets, tropical scented large bars of soap. Open the sliding glass doors leading to the private balcony. Enjoy the views of the gardens and river. Upon arrival to the guest house we will prepare a meal or a snack for you upon request at a minimal fee. We are conveniently located just 2 km from Grecia Central and 30 minutes from SJO. Airport transportation is 40.00 US each way. A full hot custom breakfast is included in the price, other meals can be prepared upon at an additional cost upon request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Terraza Guest House B&B

Address: Calle Salguero 50 meters antes de puente Salguero | San Roque Abajo, Grecia 4100, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Grecia
Price Range: $112 - $165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Terraza Guest House B&B 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Any of the spaces that Jeanetta has available would be excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles karenkD7696ZU, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The bridge past La Terraza was out, so there may have been less traffic than usual. We needed to take a taxi to Grecia for dinners ($3). Jenetta was very helpful with arranging a driver (Adrian was wonderful!) and van to other parts of the country. Breakfasts were excellent!”
 of 5 bubbles patb71350, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“You will make your arrangements with Jeanetta's son Charles who lives in Atlanta and is the best at helping make your arrangements.”
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