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    Pura Vida Retreat & Spa

    Mts SW From Minisuper Pavas 800 | Pavas, Carrizal, Alajuela 20103, Costa Rica
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          Overview
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          • Average5%
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          “yoga classes” (34 reviews)
          “hot tub” (13 reviews)
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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          As a retreat leader and business owner I look for hidden gems to host my women's retreats. Being familiar with RR Resorts using their property in Dahlonega, GA I decided to host my first international retreat at Pura Vida Retreat and Spa! Let me say...More

          Thank Floridawillsgirl
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          Thank you for your kind review of Pura Vida Retreat & Spa! At Pura Vida, our mission is to support and uplift you on your journey with us and to impart the joy and vitality of our Costa Rican culture and people. We are so...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Regarding "can we leave zero stars?" - utter nonsense. I was on the same retreat. Some people simply can't be pleased, and want the red carpet treatment everywhere they go. This is not a resort with staff fawning all over you. It is a refuge...More

          Thank Jenny H
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          We truly appreciate you taking the time to write a kind review about your recent stay at Pura Vida Retreat & Spa. Thank you! We are thrilled to learn that you enjoyed the accommodations, spa treatments and food. We strive to provide exceptional customer service...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Where do I start? First, you arrive in your lovely prison getaway. The high walls and barbed wire fencing should help you feel safe at night while you sleep. But you won't sleep because the lack of air conditioning requires you sleep with your windows...More

          Thank Ringocam
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Pura Vida is a well maintained property of various paths through floral, herb and tropical gardens filled with bird songs. I booked a 7 Day mind, body & spirit retreat and opted for a Tentalow but was upgraded to an A frame when I arrived....More

          Thank Jill20
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          I went for peace and quiet. I had the best massages and treatments. I loved the food and outings. The challenge was finding external peace. The beautiful room overlooked a rural and urban landscape with loud motorcycles and trucks all day long along with 4...More

          1  Thank rebeccaqj
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          Thank you for taking the time out to review your stay with us. It is only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and indeed, where necessary, improve upon the service that we provide to our valued guests.

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          About
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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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          • #3 Spa Hotel in Alajuela
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          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 51
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          • Province of Alajuela >
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          • Also Known As
          • Pura Vida Spa & Yoga Retreat Hotel Alajuela ,
          • Pura Vida Spa And Yoga Retreat ,
          • Pura Vida Wellness Retreat Spa ,
          • Pura Vida Retreat & Spa Costa Rica/Alajuela
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          Liz F
          How far is this resort from the nearest beach? And what are you options in getting there?
          9 January 2017|
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          Response from Eduardo M | Property representative |
          Hello! The nearest beach is 2 hours away. Some of our guests rent a car, others get a taxi, car for hire or van fore the day.
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          UFsouthernbelle
          Is this a good place for a solo traveler? I just got out of a relationship and while I am happy to meet new people, I don't necessarily wish to be surrounded by a lot of romantic couples. Please don't take offense, just in need of some peace and soul-searching :-) Thanks!
          25 July 2016|
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          Response from CallmeKarlie | Reviewed this property |
          Hello! It´s actually just a perfect place for solo traveller. I´ve been there solo myself as many others women... You could hardly find a better place to go alone, actually. It´s just ideal, especially if you feel, like you... More
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          What kind of yoga do you offer? Do you do restorative yoga?
          2 March 2016|
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