SomerTime Inn is located in the beautiful mountain valley town called Tinamaste. It is a 3 ½ hour drive away from San Jose and is located between the surf town, Dominical on the coast and San Isidro the metropolitan mountain city.
we highly recommend renting a car.
you can rent a car in San Jose and drive here but to eliminate stress of driving 3 1/2 hours from a city in a foreign country... We suggest you rent a car once you are already close to us. There are car rental places in Dominical and San Isidro Perez Zeledon.
Having a car allows freedom to come and go from our farm as you please.
we are located in the country on a beautiful organic remote farm and it is nice to be able to explore other destinations easily and come back to us for a nice cool nights rest.
please read further down for other ways to arrive to our area besides the bus and or taxi
there are hopper planes and or shuttles.
From San Jose:
Buy a direct bus ticket to San Isidro for $6
Bus station: Musoc in the center of San Jose
Duration: 3 ½ hours. The bus will stop for snack and restroom break
Time: every hour from 5:30am to 5pm
Get off in San Isidro and get a taxi for $20 to SomerTime Inn.
Tell the taxi driver to take you to Fuente Verde Organic Farm down the Las Tumbas road.
Follow the signs that guide you to SomerTimeInn.
The taxi from San Isidro will take 20 minutes.
Taxi Drivers we recommend
Based out of Dominical: Guiligan: 506 8847 0231
there for anywhere along the coast or San Jose to SomerTime Inn you can call him.
based out of Tinamaste: Tom 506-8375-6809 and Saul 506- 7005-5861
These drivers can get your from San Isidro
or the bus stop in Tinamaste to SomerTime Inn
As well as anywhere from SomerTime Inn to any place you want to go
IF YOUR FLIGHT ARRIVES TO SAN JOSE IN THE EVENING OR AT NIGHT:
Public transportation only runs during the day hours. So your only option to get to SomerTime Inn is to take a direct taxi for $200, which will take 3 1/2 hours to arrive. Otherwise you will need to find accommodation in San Jose for the night and transport to SomerTime Inn the next day.
Hotels & hostels we recommend:
- Hotel Mango right down from the airport ($100 for the night) breakfast and wifi included.
- Margaritas Guest House $30 per person includes dinner and or breakfast. It is located a short taxi ride from the airport.
- TripOn2 hostel $12 for dorm, buffet breakfast included. Offers airport transportation.
Shuttle services that will pick you up from the airport:
once you arrive to our side of Costa Rica you will need to take a taxi to our farm.
BY PLANE FROM SAN JOSE AIRPORT
You can take a 30 minute flight from San Jose airport to San Isidro with Sansa Airlines.
From the small airport you can take a taxi to SomerTime Inn for $20.
Bus Routes To Tinamaste
From San Isidro: Take the bus to Tinamaste which is the same bus that goe to Dominical or Quepos. Be sure to get off in Tinamaste, there are no big signs saying Tinmaste... so if you see the Alfombra sign its the next tiny town beside the to the tiny town of Alfombra. Get off at the Big white catholic church and turn around and walk back towards the Las Tumbas road... and see the SomerTime Inn sign. The grocery store Elizabeths is another land mark close by to the road.
Take the local bus to San Isidro. Once you get in the bus, tell the driver that you are getting off in Tinamaste. We can arrange a taxi for you to SomerTime Inn for $6 from the bus stop if you let us know in advance. You can also walk from the bus station, which will take approx. 30 minutes to SomerTime Inn. The bus stops in front of a big white church. From there you walk straight on the main road towards San Isidro. You then take the first turn to the right at the big waterfall sign and SomerTime Inn sign. Walk straight down the dirt road and take a left at the Fuente Verde/ SomerTime Inn sign. Follow the signs to the big green house on your right. Welcome to paradise!
Questions or Concerns and more information see:
Phone Number // Whatsapp: (506) 8381 0732
Welcome to paradise!