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Recommendation for Marimar Lavanderia, laundry

A couple of months ago, I moved into an apartment in a charming casa patrimonial (no place for a washing machine, just traditional outdoor washing stations), and asked around for a laundry service where I could take my laundry. On the second try, I found Marimar Lavanderia. It's a brilliant find. You take your laundry in in the morning, she weighs it--50¢ a pound, and gives you a receipt. Come back in the afternoon, the same day. Everything is very carefully folded, tucked into itself, ready to be put away. There is no perfumed scent, no sneezing, no itching. Just clean, fresh clothes, sheets, and towels. The only thing she doesn't do is iron, so crumbs for my linen shirts.

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