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Lexington, Kentucky
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to unplug from the real world.....this is the place! The property is beautiful, with an infinity pool that overlooks the mountains, an open air dining area and yoga studios, cabin accommodations that have their own front porch and rocking chairs, and howler monkeys that may wake you up at night, which adds to the charm of the...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place, very peaceful/tranquil great place to stay if your visiting Costa Rica. The owners and staff ( Kurt, Harold, Ameet, Donald, Tosha, and more..) are very gracious and welcoming. The lodge has a beautiful pool, hammocks, yoga studios, hiking grounds, lots to do. You can also venture out, which the owners will help coordinate and arrange a...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where do I start? From Donald + Hazel's amazing, delicious, and fresh food every lunch and dinner to Amit's perfectly crafted yoga classes to the most welcoming (and funny!) Kurt and Harold, this place is truly a slice of heaven. If you're looking to rest and recharge, this is the place. Everyone is so accommodating and willing to help you...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed August 31, 2016

***REVIEW ABOUT A TRIP TRIBE YOGA RETREAT TRIP TO EL SABANERO*** WOW. Just WOW. Considering that A. this was my first yoga retreat and B. this was my first time traveling with Trip Tribe, I am entirely blown away and slightly addicted! I traveled with my boyfriend, who is NOT a yogi (bu really enjoyed the trip!!). We loved meeting...

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Reviewed July 24, 2016

A week in paradise. Truly the most tranquil, welcoming and rejuvenating environments I've ever experienced. The owners, Amit, Tasha and Kurt, couldn't be more gracious and are always available and eager to help accommodate any needs you have. The lodge itself is absolutely breathtaking, with a beautiful view of the Guanacaste mountains from the pool and deck, and two yoga...

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TROUVILLE SUR MER
Reviewed May 17, 2016

Very nice place .... only dinner are served ... but good food ! Delicious breakfast ! The owner Kurt and his brother Harold are very nice people, and know a lot of things about the area around ... German, Spanish ( of course ), English spoken ...

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed May 9, 2016

El Sabanero. Not just an ole Eco Lodge. Now re-shaping itself as a major Yoga training and certification destination just outside of Tamarindo and Playa Allvenas. It's my 4th year coming here....and for good reason. It now feels like home....but with a much better view and climate. The owner Kurt Reichenbacher has cultivated an easy going, relaxed, yet effieciently run...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed April 3, 2016

I stayed at El Sabanero for a week in March while offering a yoga retreat. I'm going back in May offering a long weekend yoga retreat from the 25th to the 29th. I loved the place, the food, the people.....The whole package. The cabins were perfect, rustic and sweet with air conditioning and a hot water shower, great wifi connection...

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Bronxville, New York
Reviewed April 2, 2016

Staying at El Sabanero Eco Lodge was an amazing experience. The grounds are beautiful and the atmosphere is very relaxed and peaceful. Although, I am not really into yoga, I never felt uncomfortable and I really enjoyed myself. The owners, Amit and Tasha, have such an incredible energy and I am truly thankful for the time I was able to spend with them...

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Thornwood, New York
Reviewed March 12, 2016

Just came back from a wonderful yoga retreat. Amit & Tasha, were friendly & welcoming with there 2 children. The grounds are beautiful and cabins are cozy, the a/c worked well. The views from the balcony were serene.They were very accommodating helping us with excursions & transportation. Donald & Hazel the chefs, made us wonderful fresh meals. Just loved the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 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. ... more   less 

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Address: Cana Fistula | Entre Tamarindo y Santa Cruz, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo > Playa Avellanas
Price Range: $105 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — El Sabanero Eco Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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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
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“They are all good ...”
 of 5 bubbles AYMERIC_14, May 17, 2016 | Read review
“My fav cabina is #10, it's a bit more private.”
 of 5 bubbles 224SimonF, May 9, 2016 | Read review
“Rent a car. Bring your own liquor (beer/wine are available).”
 of 5 bubbles BillySev, Feb 13, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles 11natalier, Feb 3, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 8,9, and 10 face the main roadway. Hence, early morning traffic may be a minor distraction, however the mountain and sunset views are simply spectacular.”
 of 5 bubbles TomRoz, Mar 5, 2015 | Read review
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