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Lucero Surf Retreats

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Reviewed today NEW

While I never imagined having someone who I never met before provide me with all the information, hold our hands through any and everything we wanted to do - that is exactly what we got from Lucero. Jared and Marieke ensured that my friends and I had a trip that we would never forget. If you want to truly have...

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Nyack, New York
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I travel A LOT for work, and I get to meet tons of people from all different walks of life all over the world. Marieke and Jared (owners) were two of the kindest and most helpful people I have ever come across. From the moment I first reached out to Marieke via email she was responsive, polite, and very knowledgeable...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It means a lot to me to not only travel and seek out new adventures, but meet great people along the way. Marieke and Jared are an awesome couple who went out of there way to provide a once in lifetime experience surfing and exploring Santa Theresa, Mal Pais and Montezuma, Costa Rica. Jared was an amazing surf coach. Super...

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Reviewed 12 November 2016

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...

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Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 7 November 2016

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...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 18 October 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
Reviewed 15 August 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...

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Hannoversch Munden, Germany
Reviewed 3 August 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
Reviewed 12 July 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...

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Khartoum, Sudan
Reviewed 12 May 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...

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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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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
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
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Lucero Surf Retreats Hotel Santa Teresa
Lucero Surf Retreats Nicoya
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Santa Teresa
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
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