Cooking Class with Local Cookbook Author

Cooking experience hosted by Melissa

3 hours, Hosted in English and Spanish
Committed to safety
This host committed to Airbnb’s COVID-19 safety guidelines.
Up to 6 people
Costa Rican cuisine
Host can accommodate dietary restrictions.
Includes food

What you'll do

Experience local Costa Rican cooking classes with me in Jaco. You'll learn to make an entire meal, along with an appetizer, then together we will get to enjoy the meal and learn more about Costa Rica and my culture.

What's included

  • Food
    I'll provide all the food for the menu you choose, water to drink but you a...

Meet your host, Melissa

Host on Airbnb since 2010
  • Identity verified
I'm Melissa - I was born and raised in Costa Rica where I am fortunate to be living the Pura Vida! I love sharing both the traditional Costa Rica recipes I have grown up with along with many modern recipes, all of which capture the healthy Costa Rica lifestyle. I recently just published my first cookbook, Living Longer, Healthier & Happier - Recipes from Costa Rica
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From £47
/ person
No dates available

Passionate cooks

Learn traditional recipes and hear personal stories from local hosts.

Intimate settings

Share a meal in unique spaces, from private farms to secret rooftops.

Vetted by Airbnb

Every experience is reviewed for authentic culinary traditions.

Where you'll be

Classes will be from my home in Jaco, a larger and nicer home will you will be comfortable and enjoy your meal from our formal living room or outside in our garden.

Dietary preferences

If requested, the host can accommodate the dietary needs listed. You must let the host know before the experience if you’d like your needs to be accommodated.
Shellfish allergy
Fish allergy
Peanut allergy
Tree nut allergy

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

What to bring

Feel free to bring any specific beverage you'd like to drink.