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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just came back from a yoga retreat and it was amazing. The yoga bamboo deck was incredible and overall the hotel was great. A very nice experience. Very inspiring ecologinal experience. We were very pampered by the staff, food was very good also.

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MacawLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Macaw Lodge, responded to this review

Good morning we appreciate your comments on behalf of all the staff it was a pleasure to host you and the yoga group at Macaw lodge. Hope to see you real soon !! regards, More 

Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best cook, best place to pracitce yoga, many tucans, many leguans, very beautiful park, waterfall and from the rooms you have lovely views. The way to go there is a little hard, but with 4 WD you will make it.

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MacawLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Macaw Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Irene !! For being part of the happy customers that we received at our lodge , it was a great pleasure to have you with us. warmest regards, More 

San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the best place surrounded by nature. Amazing! The food is delicious, and the staff is so friendly. The place is so quiet and peaceful. We loved the cabin and it is so private. You can see so many birds, and the trails are awesome.

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MacawLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Macaw Lodge, responded to this review

Good afternoon Thank you for these comments On behalf of all the Macaw family it was more than a pleasure to have you and your nice family with us. warmest regards, More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just came back from a weekend-long yoga retreat at Macaw Lodge, and truly cannot wait to go back. The grounds are cared for, lush, completely peaceful and breath-taking. Jessica and the staff were nothing but smiles, dedicated to us, responding to our every demand with care and courtesy. The food was healthy, and made mostly with home-grown ingredients, which... More 

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MacawLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Macaw Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Raquel for your comments of your experience at the lodge. We truly appreciate that our customers feel all the love and care that we put in every thing that we do there. Would be waiting for you to come back real soon !! Best regards, More 

San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to Macaw lodge for a yoga retreat with my students this weekend. For quite some time other teachers have been telling me about this place, none of what they said could really explain what we felt when we got there. We arrived at night after adventuring on a bad road (don't go without a 4WD) which makes you... More 

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MacawLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Macaw Lodge, responded to this review

Good afternoon On behalf of all MACAW STAFF we thank you specially for your trust and for make us feel that all that we do is worth it !! Received our best gratitude and feel free to come as many times as you like. Kind regards, More 

San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I was there for a weekend with a group of women for a yoga retreat. I was not sure what to expect. I knew we would be up in the mountains and in a very secluded area of Costa Rica but I had no idea how magical it would be. Leave your computer home! It is a place to relax... More 

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MacawLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Macaw Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience , it seems that you had a great time !!!! we were really pleased to have this group of yoga at our lodge Please consider MACAW as a place where you will always will feel at home. warmest regards, More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

We went for a yoga retreat and the experience was amazing! The views are of heaven on earth and the service was very personalized. The yoga decks are spectacular. Jessica and the rest of the staff went out of their ways to make us feel special. The hotel is nearly self sustainable: solar panels, veggies are grown there and everything... More 

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MacawLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Macaw Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you Marcela For taking the time of sharing your experience at our lodge.Always is encouraging to receive these comments and to hear that people appreciate the efforts of having a eco lodge like ours. We look forward to have you back soon !!! best regards, More 

San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016

Excelent hotel, very clean, great staff, and excelent food (95% of the ingredients comes from the same property land) The botanical control of all the species and the lessons from the guide makes your stay a great oportunity to learn about that science

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MacawLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Macaw Lodge, responded to this review

Good morning Thank you for sharing your experience at Macaw . In behalf of all the staff it was a pleasure having you with us. warmest regards More 

Goldsboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

We enjoyed our second visit even more than the first which was last year at the same time. Jessica and all the staff were very kind and hospitable. Food was very fresh and lovingly prepared. The natural beauty all around was stunning! The bamboo sheltered yoga platform was a definite highlight--like and outdoor cathedral! A short hike to the waterfall... More 

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MacawLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Macaw Lodge, responded to this review

Good morning David Thank you for your comments on behalf of all our staff was a real pleasure to have your group back again at the lodge We hope to see you soon for next year !!! kind regards, More 

San Antonio De Belen, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

Like the organic production of cacao, vegetables and fruits. It´s an ecological choice!! It was an excellent experience for our kid, so he can be in love with nature. See the birds, hear all the night sounds, experience the forest and tha plants collection!! The view and privacy from our cabin was fantastic!!

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MacawLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Macaw Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing us for your vacations and for sharing your experience , for us was a pleasure having you and your family at the lodge. hope to see you soon !! More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Macaw Lodge is an authentic Ecolodge, ideal for yoga retreats, bird watching (neighbors Carara National Park), nature lovers, bird photography, mountain biking. Friendly atmosphere run by local people, owned by Costa Ricans. Macaw Lodge is located in the Central Pacific of San Jose Providence; just an hour drive from Jaco Beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Macaw Lodge

Address: El Sur de Turrubares, Carara, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > Carara
Price Range: $92 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Macaw Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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