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    Samasati Retreat & Rainforest Sanctuary

    Carbon 1, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good16%
    • Average6%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Hot Tub
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    1 - 5 of 343 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I came to Costa Rica to experience the nature and have a relaxed vacation. At Samasati the staff was super helpful, friendly, and welcoming (mainly Stephanie, Hanna, David, Venessa and Max) They even packed food for me if I went out of town and didn't...More

    Thank Nikita I
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Such a fantastic spot! We were there for a surf/yoga combo. Stephanie and Scott were wonderful. Booked us the best surf instructor, three days with Hershel and his cousin and we were standing up on boards, plus they took us snorkeling and paddle boarding. My...More

    Thank Katelynab8
    Reviewed 18 July 2017

    Too expensive for what you get, staff wasn't very helpful nor attentive; room wasnt clean even after cleaning, limited variety of vegetarian food, difficult to get there, temperature of pool was always different (from too hot to cold)...I travelled around the whole world and had...More

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    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Guest Relations Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 20 July 2017

    Hi Sabrina, Thank you for your feedback, I'm sorry to hear your experience at Samasati wasn't the best. Best regards.

    Reviewed 12 July 2017

    As soon as you arrive at the property you are filled with the beautiful ambiance of a tropical rainforest. The Retreat center, yoga and meditation buildings and guest rooms were perfect. I will be back.

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    Thank Richard M
    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Guest Relations Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 20 July 2017

    Hi Richard, I'm glad to hear you've enjoyed your visit at Samasati, we hope to have you back again with your family! Warm regards.

    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    Perhaps clarifying that some accommodations had shared bath and there was no longer a Spa so massages were limited and did not include what was on the website. My daughter & I wanted the choc massage on my Birthday but found out that was not...More

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    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Guest Relations Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 11 July 2017

    Hi Brenda, Thank you for sharing your experience at Samasati. We're glad you've enjoyed your Reiki Massage. Kind regards

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 88 - USD 136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Limon >
    • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
    • Also Known As
    • Samasati Nature Retreat Hotel Puerto Viejo ,
    • Samasati Retreat & Rainforest Sanctuary Costa Rica/Limon
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    Kajal V
    8 February 2017|
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    Response from Samasati_Retreat | Property representative |
    Dear Kajal V, We are located on the south Caribbean coast of Costa Rica and therefore enjoy a very different climate compared to the rest of the country. As a matter of fact, Samasati, which sits on a mountain perch... More
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    Sandra R
    24 January 2017|
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    Response from Samasati_Retreat | Property representative |
    Dear Sandra R, At this very moment the gift shop is out of sunblock, however, sunblock is available for purchase at the grocery stores and markets in town near the beach. Our gift shop does carry other lotions, oils... More
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    22 January 2017|
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    Response from Samasati_Retreat | Property representative |
    Hello sabrinagatliff, To fly into Costa Rica you'll fly into SJO airport (Juan Santamaria Airport) which is located in San Jose. From there it is a 4hour drive to Samasati (options include public shuttle bus or private... More
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