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    Samasati Retreat & Rainforest Sanctuary

    Carbon 1, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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          Reviewed 29 March 2017

          Our stay at Samasati was perfect in all ways. The retreat is located up on the mountain and it's the perfect getaway for someone who wants peace and be close to nature. You can see and hear monkeys and the sloths hang out up in...More

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          Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 30 March 2017

          Dear 497essis, Thank you for posting your review and sharing about your experience at Samasati! We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed the property, the animals, staff, yoga and meals. Our retreat and rainforest sanctuary is an ideal destination for nature lovers, yoga lovers,...More

          Reviewed 29 March 2017

          It felt great to get away for a few days, enjoyed the sounds and sights of the rainforest + yoga. Staff always made sure I was accommodated, trips to the beach were a great part of the stay at Samasati. Would love to come back...More

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          Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 30 March 2017

          Dear shakira759, Come back with your friends anytime - we'd be honored to host you! Thank you for sharing about your trip and your highlights, we truly appreciate your business and your feedback. Pura Vida,

          Reviewed 20 March 2017

          I loved it there, I would go back again in a heartbeat. The entire property is gorgeous, The rooms are beautiful, the view is amazing, and the food is the best I have had on vacation ever! That part of Costa Rica is absolutely beautiful...More

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          Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 21 March 2017

          Dear heathermR4151EW, Thanks so much for your short and sweet review, you hit the nail on the head! We're grateful you enjoyed your holiday, the rainforest, the views, food, people and wonderful Afro Caribe region! Please do visit us again. Pura Vida!

          Reviewed 22 February 2017

          Traveled to Samasati this month with a group of yogis. From the drive up the hill to the view from the dining room to the casita, everything was amazing. I went for the views, the yoga and some service work and I was not disappointed....More

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          Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 24 February 2017

          Dear Cspigle1, You're welcome! It is our pleasure to serve our guests during their transformative travels and thank you for highlighting some of the best parts of visiting Samasati. For any guest interested in adding a service component to their trip we can assist with...More

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          Reviewed 21 February 2017

          Samasati is amazing. I went for a Solo Travelers Yoga Retreat. Everything about the experience was fantastic; Stephanie is a great yoga teacher, there was a lot of variety in the types of yoga taught, the food was amazing, the location in the rainforest it...More

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          Response from Samasati_Retreat, Manager at Samasati Retreat & Rainforest SanctuaryResponded 22 February 2017

          Dear Guest, Congratulations on your wonderful holiday, we're so happy to hear that your experience met or exceeded expectations. Stephanie's Solo Traveler's Yoga Retreat is a favorite on the calendar for years ...she has such depth and joy in her teaching and loves to share...More

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          Kajal V
          Hello! Please help resolve following questions: 1) What is the best time to visit? 2) What time of the year has least rains? 3) I am considering travelling 2nd week of June but have mixed reviews regarding amount of rains around that time. 4) Planning to travel with hubby for 3 nights, after that would like to also stay at a nice fancy hotel as well, driving distance from Samasati. Any recommendations? Thanks in advance!
          8 February 2017|
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          Response from Samasati_Retreat | Property representative |
          Dear Kajal V, We are located on the south Caribbean coast of Costa Rica and therefore enjoy a very different climate compared to the rest of the country. As a matter of fact, Samasati, which sits on a mountain perch... More
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          Sandra R
          Can I purchase sunblock at ur resort? I forgot mine. I prefer spf 15. Thanks
          24 January 2017|
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          Response from Samasati_Retreat | Property representative |
          Dear Sandra R, At this very moment the gift shop is out of sunblock, however, sunblock is available for purchase at the grocery stores and markets in town near the beach. Our gift shop does carry other lotions, oils... More
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          sabrinagatliff
          What airport do you select to fly into this place. How do you get here
          22 January 2017|
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          Hello sabrinagatliff, To fly into Costa Rica you'll fly into SJO airport (Juan Santamaria Airport) which is located in San Jose. From there it is a 4hour drive to Samasati (options include public shuttle bus or private... More
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