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    Shaka Beach Retreat

    Norte de Escuela 200 M | Village of Playa Hermosa, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica
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      2 adults
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          Traveller (197)
          Pool & Beach (80)
          Dining (29)
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          Overview
          • Excellent90%
          • Very good8%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “surf and yoga” (18 reviews)
          “chef jose” (5 reviews)
          “costa rica” (55 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
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          Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

          If you are looking for a nice surf spot and great people, thats the place! The accomodations, food and location are really good but the staff , including surf instructors are above all expectations, if trip advisor had 6 stars i would give to them....More

          2  Thank Flavio B
          Response from Shaka C, Owner at Shaka Beach RetreatResponded 4 August 2015

          Flavio, such a pleasure getting to know you and being able to call you a friend. All of us enjoyed the time we spent in and out of the water, and we value your appreciation for our passion here at Shaka. We hope to see...More

          Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

          Shaka beach resort is an amazing hotel/retreat. It is only a 5 minute walk to the beach. Open friendly staff and always making you feel at home. Very highly advise you stay here. I have stayed twice and absolutely loved it. Near to every thing...More

          Thank Christian E
          Response from Shaka C, Owner at Shaka Beach RetreatResponded 27 July 2015

          Thank you so much for the kind words. Glad you got to experience this piece of paradise with us! Shaka!

          Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

          I absolutely recommend staying at Shaka. The surf lessons were so personal and amazing! Megan the yoga instructor is very knowledgable and will give you some great stretches in between surfs. The food was also so delicious!! I dream of this place still! Great beach...More

          Thank Ann M
          Reviewed 6 July 2015

          I just got back from a week at Shaka and I can't recommend it more highly. For anyone who wants to spend a week surfing, doing yoga and enjoying a laid-back atmosphere in the jungle and on the beach this is the place for you....More

          Thank Cari W
          Response from Shaka C, Owner at Shaka Beach RetreatResponded 27 July 2015

          I really appreciate all the kind words in your review. As for the communication issues, please know that these have been addressed accordingly so that they will be avoided in the future. So happy we got to share our little beach community with you, and...More

          Reviewed 21 June 2015

          I spent 2 weeks at Shaka in May/June and it was truly fantastic! The crowd at Shaka is one of the most welcoming groups of people I have ever met. I travelled on my own but as soon as I arrived I felt like one...More

          Thank cb172015
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          About
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          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 135 - US$ 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel Style
          • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Teresa
          • #7 Family Hotel in Santa Teresa
          • #11 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Puntarenas >
          • Santa Teresa
          • Also Known As
          • Shaka Beach Retreat Hotel Santa Teresa ,
          • Shaka Surf Camp Hotel ,
          • Shaka Surf Camp Santa Teresa
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          Traveller (197)
          Pool & Beach (80)
          Dining (29)
          Room & Suite (21)
          Hotel & Grounds (90)
          Family and Play Areas (5)
          Bathroom (2)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          kgsinger1
          Hi. How does one get to Shaka from the San Jose airport?
          24 November 2016|
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          Response from shakasurf | Property representative |
          Thanks for the email, there are several options for transferring to Shaka from San Jose. Most guests choose the puddle jumper flight from San Jose to Tambor, then they choose a taxi ride from Tambor. Our website has a travel... More
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          lmeixner
          Hi. I was wondering what surf conditions are typically like in July and/or August. Thank you.
          31 March 2016|
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          Response from Mike B | Property representative |
          Thank you for your question and interest in Shaka. Conditions throughout the year are consistent, especially if you're a beginner. We also tend to experience more consistent swells during these months which can mean bigger... More
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          Carylon K
          we have 20 family members. need to go christmas vacation 2015. would this work for us?
          31 December 2014|
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          Response from shakasurf | Property representative |
          Carylon, Thanks for the email and for thinking of Shaka for your trip, unfortunately we do not have enough room for 20 guests. You should be able to find some amazing places to stay, best of luck and have a great night.
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