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Encanta La Vida

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Did a 1 1/2 hour table massage with Kate and 1 hour Thai massage. Both were amazing in the most tranquil setting listening to birds and waves. They also have yoga in the morning but never made it because of the howler monkeys starting their...More

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Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

This review is long overdue as we were at Encanta in January and have been traveling the world ever since. But it does give us the opportunity to say that Encanta was our favourite spot of all the places we stayed across the globe these...More

Thank Jonathan R
Response from Encanta La Vida M, Front Office Manager at Encanta La VidaResponded June 2, 2017

Hola Jonathan! We are so pleased to hear that Encanta La Vida was your favorite spot after traveling for five months! That is best compliment we could receive and we greatly appreciate the review. We are so glad you enjoyed the pristine jungle and beach...More

Reviewed December 30, 2017

Peri and Paul We have travelled to many places. This has gone straight to the top of our list. The hotel has the best atmosphere, staff were so friendly and helpful. liaised with local guides to ensure we had best experience of visiting Corcovado and...More

Thank PeriPaul
Response from Encanta La Vida L, Manager at Encanta La VidaResponded January 1, 2018

Peri and Paul thank you so much for this sweet review! We loved hosting you two here at Encanta La Vida and your presence added so much to the holiday spirit. I am so glad that you enjoyed your time here so much. Thank you...More

Reviewed December 4, 2017

After being stuck in traffic, we arrived at Encanta La Vida in the dark at about 6:30pm. No help was given carrying our bags up three flights of stairs or finding our way back from the car to the room in the pitch black. We...More

Thank Kevin N
Reviewed September 5, 2017

If you're looking for comfort, amazing food, wildlife and surf, Encanta La Vida is the place to be in Matapalo. I stayed in the "Pole House" on the third floor which offers a large new deck surrounded by the green of the rainforest. Encanta has...More

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Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Spa
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
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Breakfast Available
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$231 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Patty C
December 31, 2017|
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Response from Encanta La Vida L | Property representative |
Thanks for this question and thanks for your answers, Mlee2surf and Taryana. We do not have ocean view rooms, however as the above replies have highlighted, we are very close to the beach. Our yoga deck does have a stunning... More
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Bethany T
December 2, 2017|
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Response from Encanta La Vida L | Property representative |
Hi Bethany! As Taryana mentioned, we are a short walking distance from the ocean and located in the edge of the jungle. That said, you actually can hear the sound of the waves as they break all the way around the tip of the... More
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rbeen41
February 26, 2017|
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Response from scottlora | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Yes you can smoke at Encanta La Vida. Even in the rooms. They are all open air so, the smoke doesn't get trapped in the room. However, they would probably rather you not smoke in the bedrooms but, they will not say... More
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