San Rafael de Heredia, 2 km northeast of Heredia, is a quiet, tidy, coffee town with a large church notable for its stained-glass windows and bright interior. The road north from the church winds its way up Barva Volcano to the Hotel La Condesa, ending atop the Monte de la Cruz lookout point.
Close to three of the best bi-lingual schools in Costa Rica the European, Christian and Lincoln School. It is next to the Castillo Country Club with a pool, tennis court, steam baths, yoga classes, gym and more.
The weather at the Heredia Mountains is fresh and spring-like year round. And given its location and altitude, it enjoys clean mountain air and a nice temperate climate year-round.
Beautiful mountain house close to the city, in front extensive green areas, double height dining room, 3 bedrooms with almond floor, 3.5 bathrooms, kitchen with granite countertops, bathrooms with marble countertops, terrace, TV room, balcony, music room with cellar and maid’s room.