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El Sabanero Eco Lodge

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Cana Fistula Entre Tamarindo y Santa Cruz, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed July 12, 2018

El Sabanero is a center of peace, tranquility, and beauty in Costa Rica. If you, like me, are a solo traveler debating whether to go on a yoga retreat at El Sabanero, I highly recommend clicking that “book” button ASAP! I was nervous leading up...More

2  Thank JennH5788
Reviewed June 1, 2018

I recently visited El Sabanero for a yoga retreat. While overall it ended up being a great trip, El Sabanero left a lot to be desired which I was not expecting based on all of the rave reviews. Pros: The location is good - a...More

7  Thank Lotus65
Reviewed May 22, 2018

El Sabanero is an oasis in Costa Rica. If you are looking for a vacation with amazing yoga classes, like-minded people, delicious food and nice amenities this is for you! The yoga classes vary between power vinyasa flow, restorative and yin. The instructors are open...More

1  Thank Lauren S
Reviewed May 9, 2018

The experience from beginning to end was simply amazing!! I did a 5 day yoga retreat with El Sabanero. Harold was very accommodating and patient dealing with all our requests. Hector, the yoga instructor, is absolutely amazing and will challenge you daily with different yoga...More

1  Thank Norma A
Reviewed April 17, 2018

I had a break in between jobs and was looking for a nice relaxing Yoga retreat for a week. I found El Sabanero and it was PERFECT! The host Sabine was wonderful and she absolutely made the entire experience delightful for the whole week. I...More

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Description
Located in the north Pacific side of Costa Rica, in the province of Guanacaste. A 10 min drive to Tamarindo Beach Resort, 5 min from the Hacienda Pinilla golf course facilities and only 15 min from ...More world-class surf spots such as Avellanas Beach, Playa Negra and Playa Grande. El Sabanero is perfectly located close to all exciting activities. Staying at El Sabanero, one experiences total tranquility, the pure nature, the exotic local animals such as howling monkeys, iguanas, exotic butterflies, parrots & much more, plus the fantastic view of the area. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Kids pool
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
$123 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Sabanero Eco Hotel Tamarindo
,
El Sabanero Ecolodge Tamarindo
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El Sabanero Ecolodge Hotel Tamarindo
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El Sabanero Eco Lodge Costa Rica/Playa Avellanas
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo > Playa Avellanas
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
$123 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
El Sabanero Eco Hotel Tamarindo
,
El Sabanero Ecolodge Tamarindo
,
El Sabanero Ecolodge Hotel Tamarindo
,
El Sabanero Eco Lodge Costa Rica/Playa Avellanas
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo > Playa Avellanas
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Traveler (240)
Pool & Beach (58)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (18)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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Questions & Answers
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brittanyskov
April 10, 2017|
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Response from Kurt R | Property representative |
If you are a member of a Yoga retreat they shuttle you for free. As a tourist you have to take a bus, a taxi or ask the management for a free ride, they go at least once a day to town/beach.
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Bobby M
February 15, 2017|
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Response from Sarah R | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is air conditioning in the rooms.
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Julia F
January 30, 2017|
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Response from Harold S | Property representative |
Yes of course we do.
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Room Tips
"Request your own cabin!"
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"It's a crap shoot. I didn't see one that wasn't in pretty sad shape, but I didn't see them..."
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"Loved Cabin 7. Also heard Cabin 8 is nice."
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"Some rooms are nicer/more updated than others. You may want to inquire about getting a renovated room before..."
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