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Nosara Retreat

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100 Mtrs South of Boca Nosara | Playa Pelada, Nosara 50206, Costa Rica (Formerly Nosara B&B Retreat)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Portland, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

In some ways Nosara is magical....there are places there that are way over priced and there isn't any reason to pay too much for a place given the awful drive to reach Nosara. But don't stay here if you can help it. The staff are very sweet and helpful, the rooms pretty large and it is nice to have access... More 

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NosaraRetreat, Owner at Nosara Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Appreciate the time and energy you devoted to your review. I sincerely apologize for any inconvenience you experienced at Nosara Retreat. We take your input seriously and I personally went to check out the electrical situation you mentioned and we are currently doing an upgrade of the electric system. We have also repainted all the rooms and are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Lots of chances to meet others, and this was most likely attributable to the layout of this very functional and informal setting. A bunch of us had a wonderful time lounging on the broad deck between the Mango and Papaya rooms. Howler monkey groupings were feet away from said deck, most mornings, while we drank coffee. Beautiful long beaches all... More 

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New Paltz, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We were greeted with the grace of Deborah. The owner so instinctively kind and genuine. The second thing I noticed was that all the furniture and decor are handmade. Beautiful personally made paintings and hand carved tables. Only years of love and local relationships with the artisans could of created this privileged ambience. Breakfast of papaya and toast and coffee,... More 

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Sarnia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I loved the place I stayed at; kitchen with fridge and stove, living room, showerroom and bedroom. The staff were very helpful and friendly. The breakfast (included in the cost of the accommodation) was a perfect start to the day. Loved the outside showers; such a great idea after a trip to the beach which is only minutes walking distance... More 

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Stoke, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

My husband and I were there for 3 nighs and the stay was amazingly perfect. This is like 5 minutes walk from the amazing beach. You are in the fresh breeze of the jungle, wich is great in this reallyr hot part of the country. Pelada beach is one of the most beautifull beach I've ever seen... Deborah is a... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I spent the best week of my life here. Thank you to the staff and my fellow travelers for such a beautiful experience! The room was perfect and well cared for, the yoga and meditation was heart opening, and the nearby beach was perfection and never crowded. We woke up every morning to monkeys and birds, watched iguanas and baby... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Firstly, thank you so much to Deborah, Theresa, and the incredibly kind and caring staff at Nosara Retreat who made my stay as amazing as it was. I stayed in three different rooms (Lemon, Butterfly, and Hummingbird) at Nosara Retreat over the span of 11 days and truly would have stayed longer if I could have. If you're considering coming... More 

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NosaraRetreat, Manager at Nosara Retreat, responded to this review

Carly..Thank you so much for this lovely review! We so enjoyed having you stay with us for your vacation.You were a joy to have and a welcome addition any time to the Nosara Retreat family! Pura Vida~ te estraño mucho! More 

New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Nosara Retreat was a perfect place for my first experience of Costa Rica, and for our yoga retreat. The staff was welcoming, warm and friendly, and consistently provided help in scheduling transportation, navigating the area, and useful details on things to do. The space itself is spectacular - as the rooms and outdoor studio are harmoniously built into the land... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We stayed here for four nights in mid-December and had a wonderful stay. We were in the Papaya Room which has one double bed and one twin bed. Floor to ceiling louvered windows so lots of breeze and light in the room. You literally go to sleep at night to the sounds of the jungle! No road noise, nothing. Just... More 

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NosaraRetreat, Manager at Nosara Retreat, responded to this review

Thanks so much Jennifer! We are super happy you had a great stay. Come and see us again sometime!!! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Thank you so much for very nice welcome! On this wonderful place you can find everythink that you need: very friendly and helpful people, lovingly furnished hotel with great decor, wonderful jungle, a lot of animals, beautiful beatch, yoga or just relaxing in a hammock. In 15 minutes walk you can find excellent fish restaurant. I don´t want to go... More 

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NosaraRetreat, Manager at Nosara Retreat, responded to this review

Thank you so much.We were so happy to have you. More 

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