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El Sabanero Eco Lodge

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“recommend el”(11 reviews)
“yoga retreat”(13 reviews)
“yoga training”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently brought a group of 26 yogis to this resort for our annual Yoga Retreat. I found so many paradox's in this place. First and foremost the food is AMAZING. Chefs Donald and Hazel are masters of their craft. They created 5 days of...More

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Reviewed November 20, 2017

I had such an amazing time at El Sabanero. So perfect that I changed my flight so I could stay 2 extra days. It was the perfect place to get centred with quiet and relaxation. The staff (friends) were incredible. Super accommodating and friendly. Harold...More

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Reviewed November 6, 2017

It was quiet, relaxing, and BEAUTIFUL! The food was delicious and the staff was extremely accommodating. The lodge wasn't too far away from the town and beach either! Loved the area and will definitely be back!

Thank Megan H
Reviewed November 5, 2017

The food is amazing, the people are amazing, the pool is spectacularly beautiful. The yoga den is serene and incredible with wonderful instructors who are pure of heart. This place is a short car ride to the beaches of Tamarindo. It is also close to...More

Thank jeff r
Reviewed September 3, 2017

El Sabanero lived up to its great reviews. Everyone who worked there was warm, welcoming, interesting and talented. The lodge provided the perfect balance between community and solitude. I'm not very practiced with yoga, but the two classes a day got me hooked and helped...More

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Pool
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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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$123 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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