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    Encanta La Vida

    Cabo Matapalo, Costa Rica
    011 506 8376 3209
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    SAVE US$111
    Traveller (136)
    Pool & Beach (34)
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    • Excellent83%
    • Very good10%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible0%
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    “yoga deck” (18 reviews)
    “pole house” (13 reviews)
    “yoga retreat” (10 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Poolside Bar
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 158 reviews

    Reviewed 6 September 2017

    If you're looking for comfort, amazing food, wildlife and surf, Encanta La Vida is the place to be in Matapalo. I stayed in the "Pole House" on the third floor which offers a large new deck surrounded by the green of the rainforest. Encanta has...More

    Thank HunterMorgan
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    Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

    This review is long overdue as we were at Encanta in January and have been traveling the world ever since. But it does give us the opportunity to say that Encanta was our favourite spot of all the places we stayed across the globe these...More

    Thank Jonathan R
    Response from Encanta La Vida M, Front Office Manager at Encanta La VidaResponded 3 June 2017

    Hola Jonathan! We are so pleased to hear that Encanta La Vida was your favorite spot after traveling for five months! That is best compliment we could receive and we greatly appreciate the review. We are so glad you enjoyed the pristine jungle and beach...More

    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    First time in CR... might have been best trip ever.... Encanta was lovely.. everyone was great.. every single person.... Had the trip of a lifetime... I went on a yoga retreat with a local teacher from California... all was well planned and great experience. That...More

    Thank suenboys1
    Response from Encanta La Vida M, Public Relations Manager at Encanta La VidaResponded 6 August 2017

    Thank you so much for your review! It was really great having you here, I'll always remember how much fun we had riding the foamy waves together! Even when we don't have a yoga group, we still have an in-house yoga teacher who gives classes...More

    Reviewed 27 July 2017

    Great family Eco Lodge, very nice accommodations, eco-friendly, great staff, superbe atmosphere, one of the most beautiful yoga desk, super delicious meals, beautiful jungle, breathtaking beaches - everything is there, enjoy!!!

    Thank Taryana
    Reviewed 21 July 2017

    I'm fairly well-traveled and this is truly one of the most unique and beautiful places I have ever been. Between the ocean, monkeys, fauna and lots of other wildlife- it is the trip of a lifetime and one of the last unspoiled places left on...More

    Thank Jon R
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    • US$122 - US$293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 9
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Osa Peninsula >
    • Cabo Matapalo
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    • Encanta La Vida Osa
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    27 February 2017|
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    Response from scottlora | Reviewed this property |
    Hi. Yes you can smoke at Encanta La Vida. Even in the rooms. They are all open air so, the smoke doesn't get trapped in the room. However, they would probably rather you not smoke in the bedrooms but, they will not say... More
    Samantha M
    28 September 2016|
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    Response from Jake Z | Reviewed this property |
    3 meals, and non-alcoholic drinks with meals (if memory serves...)
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    "They are all good."
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    "All the rooms are great"
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    "They're all good and all have great porches."
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    "We stayed in Casona #2 and the hammocks on the shared porch were a favorite spot to overlook the property."
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