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Samasati Retreat & Rainforest Sanctuary

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Reviewed 2 days ago

The staff were extremely helpful, attetive, warm, food was delicious (far better than any restaurant), setting was ideal for a retreat, and many other details made this place special. I highly recommend this place for peace and quiet and beautiful location. (I would not recommend...More

Thank Cristina C
Reviewed April 3, 2018

I was bitten to death by sandflies, despite using the bed net correctly (tucked in along the sides.) Sandflies are so small they can get through the netting, and they do! The bites result in small, itchy blisters, but more to the point many sandflies...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

I had the ultimate divine experience spending one month with Samasati during a Yoga Teacher Training this year. Nestled in the jungle outside of Puerto Viejo is this gem of a place, boasting lush grounds, two yoga shalas, casitas, and a vegan haven of a...More

1  Thank Yoginita
Reviewed March 27, 2018

Basically, this place is so far from the airport in San Jose that you have to take looooooonnnnnnngggggg car trip (5 hours on a good day). Also, I left early because the staff made me uncomfortable by actually suggesting that I was some sort of...More

1  Thank Birdmin
Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

If you want to detach from the whole world and experience a stay in wild rainforest this is the place to be. Amazing,small ,very simple, very clean hotel with everything you need. You can do yoga, massages, hiking if you like. And get totally healthy...More

1  Thank Katya S
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
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Multilingual Staff
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$106 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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$106 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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Kajal V
February 7, 2017|
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Response from SamasatiCostaRica | Property representative |
Dear Kajal V, We are located on the south Caribbean coast of Costa Rica and therefore enjoy a very different climate compared to the rest of the country. As a matter of fact, Samasati, which sits on a mountain perch... More
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Sandra R
January 23, 2017|
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Response from SamasatiCostaRica | Property representative |
Dear Sandra R, At this very moment the gift shop is out of sunblock, however, sunblock is available for purchase at the grocery stores and markets in town near the beach. Our gift shop does carry other lotions, oils... More
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sabrinagatliff
January 21, 2017|
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Response from SamasatiCostaRica | Property representative |
Hello sabrinagatliff, To fly into Costa Rica you'll fly into SJO airport (Juan Santamaria Airport) which is located in San Jose. From there it is a 4hour drive to Samasati (options include public shuttle bus or private... More
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"Casitas 4 and 5 have very nice views, 5 of the sea 4 of the jungle. Great place to see birds but bring..."
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"Go someplace else, like the beach!"
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"go to the jaguar rescue, it is so worth the time"
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"Check the safe for bugs!"
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