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    El Sabanero Eco Lodge

    Cana Fistula | Entre Tamarindo y Santa Cruz, Playa Avellanas, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 146
          US$ 117
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          Overview
          • Excellent76%
          • Very good14%
          • Average6%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
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          Private Balcony
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Everyone is so genuine and friendly that one immediately feels like they belong and are part of the group. The food, as others have commented, was phenomenal. It was a treat getting to know different yoga instructors and experience their style. I have to say...More

          Thank Sherri L
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          The El Sabanero experience is a gift. Kurt and Harold make your stay incredible. Hector Moreno is nothing short of remarkable with his mastery of yoga and meditation. Donald is not only a fantastic chef but so kind and personable as well. Amit and Tasha...More

          Thank Blake S
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          With Donald (chef), Hazel (Donald's wife), Kurt (owner), and Harold (manager)!!! You will leave this place feeling like family, and the food is AMAZING!!!! I've never stayed in an eco lodge, never been to Costa Rica, and never been to a yoga retreat, so was...More

          Thank I6817YClaurac
          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          I live in NYC and booked a 6-day stay/yoga retreat at El Sabanero earlier this month. The three gentlemen mentioned made my trip extremely special. Due to May being the beginning of rainy season, it was quite gloomy and slow at the lodge. Often, I...More

          Thank Serena A
          Reviewed 21 May 2017

          I went on a yoga retreat for the first time with two other friends. WOW! Great staff, food and yoga!! Hector Moreno was tough but kind. He encouraged you to move beyond your comfort zone! LOVE HIM! GO

          Thank Tammy D
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          Amenities
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          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Babysitting
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
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          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
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          • US$ 112 - US$ 145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          • Location
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          • Province of Guanacaste >
          • Tamarindo >
          • Playa Avellanas
          • Also Known As
          • El Sabanero Eco Hotel Tamarindo ,
          • El Sabanero Ecolodge Tamarindo ,
          • El Sabanero Ecolodge Hotel Tamarindo
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          brittanyskov
          How do people get to the beach/town if they don't have a car?
          11 April 2017|
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          Response from Kurt R | Property representative |
          If you are a member of a Yoga retreat they shuttle you for free. As a tourist you have to take a bus, a taxi or ask the management for a free ride, they go at least once a day to town/beach.
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          Bobby M
          Air conditioning in rooms?
          16 February 2017|
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          Response from Sarah R | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, there is air conditioning in the rooms.
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          Julia F
          Do you serve coffee?
          31 January 2017|
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          Response from Harold S | Property representative |
          Yes of course we do.
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          Room Tips
          "Some rooms are nicer/more updated than others. You may want to inquire about getting a renovated room before..."
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          "the place is simple and rustic. No high end expectations"
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          "Specify who you're traveling with, if you'll be sharing a bed, and if you'll be practicing yoga..."
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          "Stay in the rooms facing the valley. Ask Kurt or Howard - they will advise."
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