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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just recently come back from our 10 days sisters holiday trip to Costa Rica with Lucero Surf Retreats. We've never been to Costa Rica before and just wanted to go somewhere to relax, enjoy the good weather and improve our surfing and yoga. Lucero retreats definitely did not disappoint. We had such a great time, it's definitely been... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've traveled all over the world and I have to say our Lucero vacation was awesome, my best vacation ever. Jared and Marieke were awesome hosts. Everything was organized, professional and flexible. We were treated like family and they made sure we had an awesome time. My girlfriend and I could not get over how friendly everyone in the village... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
Reviewed October 18, 2016

I absolutely loved my Lucero holiday. Marieke was so organized, helpful and flexible. She truly went out of her way to make sure I had a great trip. The accommodation, surf instructors, yoga classes and food were absolutely amazing, and the location is heaven. Highly recommend to everyone!

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Edmonton, Canada
1 review
Reviewed August 14, 2016

Marieke and Jared were unreal hosts! From the beginning of the trip, they both made us feel like friends of theirs and constantly checked up on us to make sure we had everything we needed. They let us use their ATVs whenever we wanted to go off on excursions or to venture off to find a dinner spot (food was... More 

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Hannoversch Munden, Germany
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Reviewed August 3, 2016

I stayed one week with Lucero and had the best time in Santa Teresa with them. The super friendly Marieke and jered made my stay as i were with friends. The hotel Griss was amazing: the pool, super clean room and good breakfast.

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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
1 review
Reviewed July 12, 2016

I booked my trip within a week of my travels and was so happy with the outcome! Marieke and Jared are both very personal, knowledgeable and trustworthy. Their responsive communication throughout my stay was super helpful, especially as a solo traveler and first visit to Costa Rica. My accommodations were just what I was looking for. Quiet, private, clean and... More 

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Khartoum, Sudan
1 review
Reviewed May 12, 2016

Lucero Surf Retreats is a family run business that puts an intimate and tailored touch to their retreat for each and every guest. The owners are personally involved in your vacation and go to great efforts to ensure each attendee has a positive experience. Not only are Marieke and Jared great organizers and providers, but they personally spend time with... More 

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed May 11, 2016

I was a solo female traveler on this trip and met a great group of other young travelers to hang with. Jared and Marieke are wonderful and really fun people to be around. They were really helpful at showing us around town, recommending things to do and the pointing out the best restaurants. Whatever we needed, they were there for... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed May 4, 2016

We give Lucero Surf Retreats our highest recommendation. We spent a week with them along with our two children and seven other family members, and had the time of our lives. Marieke and Jared made us feel like we were visiting our best friends. They were exceptional. They were flexible and accommodating and arranged all our activities: zip lining, an... More 

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Reviewed May 1, 2016

Lucero Surf Retreats was an amazing experience. I traveled there with my sister for an escape to the sand and surf. Lucero is run my a couple who coordinate and organize the entire vacation for you. They coordinate great accommodations that are convenient to town, comfortable, and elegant. They supply the very best surf instructors - this first time surfer... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
LUCERO SURF RETREATS offers adventure travel with all inclusive Surf and Surf/Yoga packages to Santa Teresa in beautiful Costa Rica for single travelers, groups, families and couples! You will love a vacation with us because we provide a fun, friendly learning atmosphere for surfers and yogi's of any level with the perfect balance between surf, activity, yoga and individual free time. If you don't want to join one of our Group Retreats or standard packages let us know! With a lot of experience in travel planning, we will be able to arrange your vacation from beginning to end based on your personal wishes on dates that work best for you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lucero Surf Retreats

Address: Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Lucero Surf Retreats Hotel Santa Teresa
Lucero Surf Retreats Nicoya
Lucero Surf Retreats Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Santa Teresa
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
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