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    Shaka Beach Retreat

    Norte de Escuela 200 M | Village of Playa Hermosa, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Traveller (197)
          Pool & Beach (80)
          Dining (29)
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          Overview
          • Excellent90%
          • Very good8%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “surf and yoga” (18 reviews)
          “chef jose” (5 reviews)
          “costa rica” (54 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
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          822 reviews
          #1 of 6 hotels in Tambor
           
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          552 reviews
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          Pranamar Villas and Yoga Retreat
          290 reviews
          #11 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
           
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          There are newer reviews for Shaka Beach Retreat See the most recent reviews

          71 - 75 of 209 reviews

          Reviewed 25 February 2015

          A group of 7 of us travelled to Costa Rica a few weeks ago, and stayed in 2 of the Shaka cabins for 5 days. Shaka has a great feel to it, which was apparent immediately upon our arrival. Mike, the owner, is very knowledgable...More

          1  Thank Jessica S
          Reviewed 10 February 2015

          This is quite simply the best place I've ever stayed. The rooms are beautiful, it's right on Playa Hermosa which is the best beach in the area for surfing and probably also the most beautiful. It has a lovely garden, the food is home cooked...More

          Thank Lucy R
          Reviewed 19 January 2015

          First let me start off by saying I have never written a review about anything before....however after my stay at Shaka, I felt very compelled to do so. Beautiful location just minutes from the beach. Every staff member was very helpful and knowledgeable about the...More

          1  Thank Allison G
          Reviewed 19 January 2015

          Shaka Surf and Yoga retreat was exactly what we were hoping for to experience the beauty of Costa Rica, Surf consistently good waves, and enjoy phenomenal yoga instruction in a unique and peaceful setting. All the gang at Shaka go above and beyond to make...More

          1  Thank athaskell
          Reviewed 15 January 2015

          From the beginning to the end, this trip was nothing short of outstanding. The calm and relaxed atmosphere can be felt the minute you step foot into the Shaka complex. The Cabana's were clean, beautiful, and Air Conditioned to remind us what Canada will be...More

          1  Thank Dave S
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          822 reviews
          #1 of 6 hotels in Tambor
           
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          552 reviews
          #2 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
           
          Casa MarBella
          488 reviews
          #1 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
           
          Pranamar Villas and Yoga Retreat
          290 reviews
          #11 of 26 hotels in Santa Teresa
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 135 - USD 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
          • #7 Family Hotel in Santa Teresa
          • #11 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Puntarenas >
          • Santa Teresa
          • Also Known As
          • Shaka Beach Retreat Hotel Santa Teresa ,
          • Shaka Surf Camp Hotel ,
          • Shaka Surf Camp Santa Teresa ,
          • Shaka Beach Retreat Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
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          Traveller (197)
          Pool & Beach (80)
          Dining (29)
          Room & Suite (21)
          Hotel & Grounds (90)
          Family and Play Areas (5)
          Bathroom (2)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          kgsinger1
          Hi. How does one get to Shaka from the San Jose airport?
          24 November 2016|
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          Response from shakasurf | Property representative |
          Thanks for the email, there are several options for transferring to Shaka from San Jose. Most guests choose the puddle jumper flight from San Jose to Tambor, then they choose a taxi ride from Tambor. Our website has a travel... More
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          lmeixner
          Hi. I was wondering what surf conditions are typically like in July and/or August. Thank you.
          1 April 2016|
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          Response from Mike B | Property representative |
          Thank you for your question and interest in Shaka. Conditions throughout the year are consistent, especially if you're a beginner. We also tend to experience more consistent swells during these months which can mean bigger... More
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          Carylon K
          we have 20 family members. need to go christmas vacation 2015. would this work for us?
          31 December 2014|
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          Response from shakasurf | Property representative |
          Carylon, Thanks for the email and for thinking of Shaka for your trip, unfortunately we do not have enough room for 20 guests. You should be able to find some amazing places to stay, best of luck and have a great night.
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