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    Samasati Retreat & Rainforest Sanctuary

    Carbon 1, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 3 May 2017

    This is an amazing place and everyone should go there. It is the oldest "eco" lodge in Costa Rica and you are actually staying in a nature preserve so there isn't another hotel right next door to you. But with that being said going with...More

    Thank Milissa R
    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 27 May 2017

    Dear Milissa R, Thank you so much for your detailed review, it is really so helpful for other travelers to read about your experience and like you said, have the right expectations! We are so grateful you enjoyed your stay here on the hill and...More

    Reviewed 28 April 2017

    This property is absolutely stunning. We stayed in the guest house and were disappointed with the beds and the overall condition of the bathroom. It's a little more rustic/outdoor experience than we were expecting.More

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    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 2 May 2017

    Dear 944wanderer, Thank you for choosing Samasati for your stay and for sharing your 3 star review. We strive to provide clean, safe, comfortable accommodations within an authentic rainforest experience. While the environment does wear and tear on interiors and furnishings greatly here in the...More

    Reviewed 27 April 2017

    I stayed in Samesati for eight days in April. I love this retreat center. It is beautiful, safe, unusual, full of rainforest vegetation and wildlife. It is a perfect place to get peace from the world. The lodging is rustic and private. It is clean...More

    Thank Beth043
    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 2 May 2017

    Dear Beth043, Thank you, serving travelers like you is an honor. Please do visit again for a healthy dose of rainforest beauty. Thank you for appreciating all of the touches and efforts by each hard working individual!

    Reviewed 22 April 2017

    For the price you pay to attend the yoga retreat, I would expect better amenities, food and not have to clean the bathroom myself, when we needed an additional cleaning when my roommate became ill due to food and water. Make sure you carry electrolytes...More

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    Thank 57anonymousp
    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 24 April 2017

    Dear 57anonymousp, We deeply regret that you had to clean your own bathroom and your experience was not to your liking. This is not the kind of stay we want for any of our guests and we apologize for your disappointment. Our food is typically...More

    Reviewed 29 March 2017

    Our stay at Samasati was perfect in all ways. The retreat is located up on the mountain and it's the perfect getaway for someone who wants peace and be close to nature. You can see and hear monkeys and the sloths hang out up in...More

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    Thank 497essis
    Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 30 March 2017

    Dear 497essis, Thank you for posting your review and sharing about your experience at Samasati! We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed the property, the animals, staff, yoga and meals. Our retreat and rainforest sanctuary is an ideal destination for nature lovers, yoga lovers,...More

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    Kajal V
    8 February 2017|
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    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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    24 January 2017|
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    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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    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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