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    Encanta La Vida

    Cabo Matapalo, Costa Rica
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    1 - 5 of 154 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I love the total immersion in an off grid jungle environment with biodiversity in plants and animals. I have stayed in 2 different accommodation styles and the honeymoon house is pure luxury. Highly recommend. The staff are very helpful and cater to all dietary requirements....More

    Thank Mlee2surf
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Last week was my 4th or 5th time at Encanta La Vida but my first time with family. Once again the food was amazing (you'll be anticipating each meal), the surf great, the location spectacular, and the staff...well, the staff are truly exceptional (down to...More

    Thank scott y
    Response from Encanta La Vida M, Public Relations Manager at Encanta La VidaResponded 2 weeks ago

    It was an absolute joy hosting you and your lovely family here at Encanta! It was really hard to see you go, and miss you already. We hope you will come back to our little Matapalo rainforest retreat again next year to catch another perfect...More

    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 May 27, 2017 via mobile

    Had the best time at Encanta La Vida A miracle in the tropics. Everything runs off of solar power, so well done that you won't know your off the grid. Fans, lights, hot water and quality beds make for luxurious accommodations. The meals they serve...More

    Thank Joe E
    Reviewed May 15, 2017

    In April, I spent one week at Encanta La Vida (ELV), with my friend Jen. It was one of the best vacations I have ever had. I have a stressful job, and it was just what I needed to truly relax and unwind. There is...More

    Thank Karen416
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • $232 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Osa Peninsula >
    • Cabo Matapalo
    • Also Known As
    • Encanta La Vida Hotel Osa Peninsula ,
    • Encanta La Vida Osa
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    Traveler (136)
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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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    September 28, 2016|
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    Response from Jake Z | Reviewed this property |
    3 meals, and non-alcoholic drinks with meals (if memory serves...)
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    "All the rooms are great"
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    "They're all good and all have great porches."
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    "We stayed in Casona #2 and the hammocks on the shared porch were a favorite spot to overlook the property."
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    "Third floor room of newest addition is almost in the canopy."
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