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I enjoyed my stay at Pura Vida from beginning to end. I traveled alone to enjoy some quiet and zen from my usual busy lifestyle. I stayed in an A-frame, which was lovely. It was always cleaned very well and the bed was great. The...More
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Response from RR R, Sales and Marketing Coordinator at Pura Vida Retreat & SpaResponded 5 October 2017
Thank you for taking the time to leave such a wonderful review! It is so great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We will send your compliments to the chef! Let us know when you will be back in Costa Rica-We look...More
Great place to unwind and escape the stresses of everyday life. Particularly love the caring staff, wellness treatments, lush grounds, yoga and delicious, healthy meals. This was my fifth year in a row to return to this beautiful spot so that speaks volumes.More
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Management response:Responded 13 March 2017
Thank you so much for taking the time out to leave a great review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your recent stay with us here at Pura Vida Retreat & Spa. We hope you travel to Costa Rica again soon for your sixth...More
My first visit to Costa Rica was amazing thanks to this amazing, healing place. The food, the people, the surroundings, the yoga was unsurpassed. Among everything I learned during my stay, I remember hearing someone say: "this is not a resort, it is a place...More
Response from RR R, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Pura Vida Retreat & SpaResponded 7 September 2017
Thank you for taking the time to leave such kind words! We at Pura Vida Retreat & Spa truly want each guest to experience Costa Rica's authentic healing spirit and we are happy to hear that you were able to experience that. We hope you...More
I needed a place to go to that offered shuttle service from the airport. I was very nervous about traveling internationally with my two daughters and researched retreats not too far from the airport. So, I booked Pura Vida Retreat. What was also a requirement...More
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Management response:Responded 12 June 2017
Thank you so much for your kind words! We hope to see you and your daughters again soon.
As a retreat leader and business owner I look for hidden gems to host my women's retreats. Being familiar with RR Resorts using their property in Dahlonega, GA I decided to host my first international retreat at Pura Vida Retreat and Spa! Let me say...More
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Management response:Responded 5 May 2017
Thank you for your kind review of Pura Vida Retreat & Spa! At Pura Vida, our mission is to support and uplift you on your journey with us and to impart the joy and vitality of our Costa Rican culture and people. We are so...More
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
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Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
#3 Spa Hotel in Alajuela
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Response from Eduardo M | Property representative |
Each of our instructors will help, adjust and individually give instructions as much as the group session allows however if you would prefer you can also book private sessions with them which will allow for much more... More
Each of our instructors will help, adjust and individually give instructions as much as the group session allows however if you would prefer you can also book private sessions with them which will allow for much more individualized attention.
An other option would be to join one of the retreats in our calendar that are focused on what you are looking for.
Response from Micjeffery | Reviewed this property |
Actually there was a number of single people there and I recall only two couples. Most were there for the opportunity of reflection , healing, therapies and yoga. The beauty of Pura Vida is you are the barometer of what you... More
Actually there was a number of single people there and I recall only two couples. Most were there for the opportunity of reflection , healing, therapies and yoga. The beauty of Pura Vida is you are the barometer of what you need and want
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"Tents are roomy and well appointed.Outdoor showers are clean and beautiful. Be open minded about the..."