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Hacienda Alsacia Starbucks Coffee Farm

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Open today: 08:00 - 18:00
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Amazing Views & Delicious Coffee

Hacienda Alsacia is a beautiful place. The coffee was great, we did not take the tour but enjoyed... read more

Reviewed today

Found the Starbucks Plantation cafe by prominent road signs along the way to Poas Volcano Park... read more

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Before coffee comes from a barista, it comes from a tree, a farm, a community and a culture. Experience coffee hands on from seed to up. See firsthand the work being done to partner with local farmers, promote sustainable practices and develop the...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Waze Address: Visitors Center - Starbucks | On route 712 on the way to the Poas volcano, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
+506 2103 4282
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

We found out about the newly opened Starbucks Hacienda Alsacia coffee farm last week. It was perfect timing as we were coming here to Costa Rica. We went there today and were beyond impressed. This is a one of a kind Starbucks Coffee Farm not...More

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Shani H, General Manager at Hacienda Alsacia Starbucks Coffee Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

We are so happy you visited us during our opening week and love reading about your experience! We've shared your kind words with Alexa, Josh, Oscar, and Adrian. Thanks for including the note about UBER directions. We hope to see you again soon and would...More

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Reviewed today

Hacienda Alsacia is a beautiful place. The coffee was great, we did not take the tour but enjoyed the Balcony area with rocking chairs while drinking our cup of coffee and enjoying the outstanding views and the waterfall. This area is free of charge.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Found the Starbucks Plantation cafe by prominent road signs along the way to Poas Volcano Park. Noted on maps and in guidebooks. Curious, Made the detour to check it out and was fantastically pleased with the discovery. A spectacular setting amidst an authentic coffee plantation....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It was great and so honoring to know this little country does so much for research thanks to Starbucks. Meli was beyond amazing teaching us during the tour and she knew the answer to every question we had. I highly recommend you ask for her...More

Thank ncerdasr936
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great view, delicious coffee shop and a very informative tour to learn not only about the coffee culture itself but also the importance of it in the history of Costa Rica. SUGESTION: offer barista courses at the cafeteria for tourists. Hermosa vista, cafetería riquísima y...More

Thank bebicorrea
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We live in Costa Rica and visited Hacienda Alsacia for the second time a few days ago. The first time it was just for lunch and coffee. The second time we stopped for lunch after visiting the Poás volcano. We decided to take the tour...More

Thank cicero72
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I drove by this coffeee plantation as we were driving through Costa Rica. We decided to stop and have some coffee and see what the plantation offered. We met Josh and he invited us on a one and a half hour tour...More

Thank kimrabel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in the area of Alajuela and you have a few hours to spare, you have to visit Hacienda Alsacia! The view, the place, the coffee, the atmosphere, and especially the people at Alsacia are fantastic! I did a tour and learned so...More

Thank Niko I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We did an excursion to Poas Volcano & the new Starbucks farm (opened months ago) and this was an awesome day! We just sat down for dinner and cannot get over what a delightful day we had. Meli, our Starbucks guide, was SUPERB!! She was...More

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Shani H, General Manager at Hacienda Alsacia Starbucks Coffee Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your visit and review! We shared your feedback with Meli and our entire team. Your words and experience is the reason why we LOVE our work. Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Yerke was our guide today and his knowledge and charisma was the tour highlight. The place has a exoectacular view and I could say it's the best Starbucks I have ever been

Thank Milena C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great experience while having coffee at the Hacienda. You can stay drinking and relaxing looking at the waterfall. The tour is good, you can learn a lot about the coffee process and taste the different flavors of toasted coffee as well as trying...More

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6 October 2018|
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Response from EverywhereCR79 | Reviewed this property |
FlyAaron, Ubers can pick you up there, no problem. People that work with Uber live all over the country. The most that you'd have to wait for the Uber to arrive is 20min, which is the time it takes to travel from Alajuela... More
3 August 2018|
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Response from EverywhereCR79 | Reviewed this property |
The cheapest way to get there would be a public bus, the Transasi bus. The bus stop is in Alajuela center, in Terminal El Roble (calle 6 & 8, avenida 2). They leave on the hour every hour, from both The bus station at... More
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Response from Hawaii96793 | Reviewed this property |
My tour took around 1.5hr including the tasting at the end. It’s very educational and not boring. The time flew by