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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 22 January 2013

Finca de Vida is a great place and definitely a highlight of Costa Rica! The owners Jody and Brian are so nice and really care and what a difference that makes! We met great guests and enjoyed getting to know the volunteers as well. And...to have bowls of fruit everywhere, quiet time in nature, a trip to the local waterfall...

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Boulder
Reviewed 21 January 2013

I spent a week at Farm of Life with my wife and seven year old son in December 2012. It is truly a one of a kind place. The location is deeply beautiful, the bountiful produce is delicious, and the people and vibe of the place are amazing. It's a place for deep healing if that's what you're seeking but...

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 9 January 2013

Everything you need to be comfortable yet stripped of things that weigh you down. Wonderful all the way around. If you really want to relax take a taxi! It is very remote and the road is seriously challenging. Brian and Jody have a great place with wonderful volunteers, guests, and staff. Exotic fruits magically appear in bowls throughout the day....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2013

Finca de Vida is THE ultimate place to heal. I spent a month on the farm in Dec 2012 in order to rehabilitate and heal from ulcerative colitis. Brian and Jodie were the most knowledgeable, supportive and generous hosts and looked out for me during my whole stay.Following a raw food diet healing plan as i was, was very easy...

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Äussere Kainisch, Steiermark, Austria
Reviewed 3 January 2013

You can experience so much- you just have to find it out yourself! Warmth, welcome, natur, friends- and family feelings.. you feel special when you are there- and everybody coming here is special- we met amazing people, we felt like in paradise! A great place for vegan or raw vegan people, you can cook yourself or take the opportunity to...

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Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 3 January 2013

We spent 3 weeks at Farm of Life and it was amazing. There are beautiful views, and you can see the Pacific Ocean over the hills. There are very good organic fruits and veggies. One of my favourite fruit when i was there (in December) was biriba (I hope you will plant more biribas, guys :) ). And is a...

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Red Lodge, Montana
Reviewed 17 November 2012

Thank you Jody and Brain and Stephan and Topher and Frank and Christina and Teresa! All of you inspire me to be a better more centered person. Your sincere care in helping me heal was indeed healing itself. The Farm was peaceful, comforting, and a testament to taking an idea to making it come to fruition! The world is such...

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Srinagar, India
Reviewed 23 October 2012

I´ve only spent few days with Brian and Jody but it´s been trully inspirational. The way they do everything from their heart and care about people, makes you feel with family. The way they have built this breathtaking place with so much dedication and love in every corner, makes you feel at home. I highly recommend it to anybody who...

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Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 15 October 2012

We're so grateful to Jody and Brian for this beautiful, well maintained place in the middle of a jungle. We stayed for a week and had a wonderful time, fresh and delicious fruits and veggies, great hikes, swimming in waterfalls, met amazing people and felt like we were a part of a big family. We recommend Finca de Vida as...

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chicago
Reviewed 25 August 2012

My husband and I won a week's stay at Finca de Vida through Natural Awakening magazine, what an amazing gift! The farm is a beautiful place set pretty remotely in the jungle. We stayed in the Butterfly Suite, a private cabin with an amazing deck and view. We really enjoyed eating all raw vegan food prepared by the most amazing...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Costa Rica Vacation for the Healthy Lifestyle. Thrive on delicious raw food, vegan and vegetarian food. Prepare your meals in our beautiful communal kitchen, using fresh, organic food and the harvest from our organic farm. Or, opt for Chef-prepared meals. Revive your body and spirit with detox, health coaching, yoga, spa services and eco-tours. Enjoy waterfalls, wildlife, beaches, jungle & mountain hikes. Affordable accommodations with modern amenities. A serene setting atop a lush green valley with spectacular views, pleasant temperatures and stunning Pacific sunsets. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Farm of Life (Finca de Vida)

Address: 3 km East of San Salvador | Diamante Valley, Dominical 10101, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Dominical
Price Range: ₹ 4,096 - ₹ 4,779 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Farm Of Life (Finca De Vida) Hotel Dominical
Farm Of Life (Finca De Vida) Costa Rica/Dominical
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