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    Samasati Retreat & Rainforest Sanctuary

    Carbon 1, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    11 - 15 of 357 reviews

    Reviewed 27 January 2017

    The road to the hotel was already great. Also completely relax and What a view when you arrive at the reception. The staff is really friendly and would do everything for you to make you comfortable. Great lodges in the middle of the nature.More

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    Thank Tim D
    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest Sanctuary

    Dear Tim D, Thank you for taking the time to post your review! We appreciate your business and your time. It's true the road to the Caribbean gets more and more beautiful as you approach the sea and the view from our open air restaurant...More

    Reviewed 26 January 2017

    Emergency response UNACCEPTABLE! Samasati has a gorgeous, remote location. If all goes well, it's a beautiful thing. However, all did not go well on our trip. The first night, one of our retreat participants fell down the steps in her room and luckily came away...More

    Thank Patti L
    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest Sanctuary

    Dear Patti L, We are truly sorry that your group's experience was marred by this incident. When someone has accident it can be scary and compounding that with being in the jungle at night does amplify the stress. Please know that since the fall, we...More

    Reviewed 26 January 2017

    This is a wonderful retreat in deep in the rainforest, with a view of the Caribbean. The staff is welcoming and helpful, the food is great and the buildings are beautiful. You will fall asleep listening to exotic birds singing, wake up to the sound...More

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    Thank susanneanette
    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest Sanctuary

    Dear susanneanette, Thank you for sharing your review! We appreciate your business and your time and hope to see you again soon for more immersion in nature and yoga. Pura Vida!

    Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

    Following an 8 day trip across Costa Rica I wanted a few days of chill time with vegetarian food on the Caribbean coast. A bit of googling let me to the samasati website and I was sold. The whole booking process went extremely well and...More

    1  Thank Henrice A
    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest Sanctuary

    Dear Henrice A, Thank you so much for sharing about your experience with us at Samasati. Our property sits in a mountain top rainforest sanctuary so yes, we get to live in harmony with all the critters you mentioned! For any traveler visiting Costa Rica,...More

    Reviewed 29 November 2016

    Samasati guests will feel like a guest to all the rainforest living things (monkeys, sloths, tucans, etc.! Excellent beautiful and plentiful vegetarian meals, charming rustic lodgings and yoga space with just enough luxury (clean sheets, good shower, hot tub) to encourage yogic renewal of mind,...More

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    1  Thank Sara O
    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest Sanctuary

    Dear Sara O, Thank you for sharing about your experience at Samasati! We love your description - yes, we're all just guests of the true residents of the rainforest. Our sanctuary is designed for guests' comfort and safety while allowing for an authentic immersion into...More

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    • Free Internet
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • USD 100 - USD 181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Kajal V
    Hello! Please help resolve following questions: 1) What is the best time to visit? 2) What time of the year has least rains? 3) I am considering travelling 2nd week of June but have mixed reviews regarding amount of rains around that time. 4) Planning to travel with hubby for 3 nights, after that would like to also stay at a nice fancy hotel as well, driving distance from Samasati. Any recommendations? Thanks in advance!
    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
    Can I purchase sunblock at ur resort? I forgot mine. I prefer spf 15. Thanks
    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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    sabrinagatliff
    What airport do you select to fly into this place. How do you get here
    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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    "Choose a Casita with a view. #4 or #5"
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    "Too basic. Uncomfortable steps."
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    "no need for a/c: room choices are ocean-view or rain-forest immersion; both are amazing"
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    "Stayed in guest house, which has the cheapest rooms. Bed was clean and comfortable. Shared bathroom with hot..."
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