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Sr y Sra Ese Factory Tour

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
30 Oct 2015
“Inside look at how wood products are made.”
22 Jul 2015
“What a great shop!”
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Near Interamerican Highway and Route 124, Alajuela 20101, Costa Rica
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 26 July 2012

I have taken so many tour groups to this place that they have made me an honorary tour guide! I take my tours through the exotic wood bodegas, factory & jewelry manufacturing (all by hand). We talk to the famous artist and sculptor, Reinier Mora,...More

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RobertoSolano, Manager at Sr y Sra Ese Factory Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2013

Just discovered we're on Trip Advisor and wanted to thank you for your awesome review and all those great pictures you uploaded. I hope you honor us again with your visit soon.

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 7 December 2014 via mobile

We asked our hotel where we could get souvenirs and they got us a cab to go here. What we discovered was that everything was about the same as everywhere else we had looked. t-shirts ranged from $10-$30 and the $10 shirts were just screen...More

1  Thank JroseteUSA
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Reviewed 30 October 2015

An interesting exposure to souvenir production. You'll see some of their products around the tourist shops but not all of them. Not a sweat shop, it seems like the employees work in a nice environment. The collection of souvenirs is out of this world. Anything...More

Thank kazi7
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

So glad we found this. Made a great last-day stop to pick up gifts. They have everything - furniture, hammocks, tees, trinkets, and everything imaginable made of wood. Prices range from $2 (wood bead bracelets) to about $175 (those ubiquitous wood and leather rockers).

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Reviewed 14 July 2015

This was a charming place to have brunch, relax and buy souvenirs. You can walk around the area and enjoy of the frog pond, beautiful wood chairs and masterpieces. The food was delicious and the whole experience was enjoyable.

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Reviewed 30 December 2014

Stopped here on our way back to San Jose, at the end of our trip. Nice selection of souvenirs, with decent prices compared to some other places. We didn't get to go on the tour as there were no workers at the factory as it...More

Thank musixman
Reviewed 7 December 2014 via mobile

Well we paid $40 for a round trip shuttle to this place because we go home tomorrow and we needed gifts. Everything is so overpriced in Costa Rica we were looking for a deal of some kind. We did not find it. We paid too...More

Thank lindseyusa
RobertoSolano, Manager at Sr y Sra Ese Factory Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2015

Hello Lindsey, we are very disappointed to know you didn't liked our store. We always try to keep the best variety of Souvenirs made in Costa Rica, and in our store you will find the best prices in Wood Souvenirs, as you may have noticed...More

Reviewed 7 December 2014 via mobile

We asked our hotel where we could get souvenirs and they got us a cab to go here. What we discovered was that everything was about the same as everywhere else we had looked. t-shirts ranged from $10-$30 and the $10 shirts were just screen...More

1  Thank JroseteUSA
Reviewed 24 August 2014

A quick lunch stop after getting our rental car. Typical food; quick service. Lots of animals running around this open air restaurant. Lunch for 3 was $25.

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Reviewed 11 August 2014

We were staying at the Courtyard Marriott on the last leg of our Costa Rican tour. We hadn't found much in the way of souvenirs so we decided to visit. I am so glad we did. We were able to find a good selections of...More

1  Thank S L
Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

we passed by on our way to the airport, we loved the ambiance from fishes to ducks, restaurant was really good, homestyle cooking and the store was reasonable.

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Reviewed 8 July 2014

We hadn't found a lot of souvenirs on our 10 day trip, and I was itching to spend my colones before heading to the airport. Sr y Sra Ese was recommended by the Trapp Inn nearby. We did not have time for the tour, coffee...More

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Julie W
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Response from RobertoSolano | Property representative |
Hello Julie: We have a vast selection of wooden beads available, however we only sell them on weekdays between 8:00am and 5:00pm. You can buy the top quality beads, drilled and shape and size controlled by the piece in... More
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