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Pura Vida Retreat & Spa

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Mts SW From Minisuper Pavas 800 Pavas, Carrizal, Alajuela 20103 Costa Rica See on map
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Free Internet
Breakfast Buffet
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I attended a retreat with my friend who was part of LMT Success training for massage therapists. I cannot say enough wonderful things about the resort and especially the staff. The food was amazing and the staff became like family during our stay. They arranged...More

Thank scrappinsandyt
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Primitive and serene, clean and luxurious with gardens and views. If you are looking to get away from it all then this is the place. I experienced a total detox from fast paced living and electronics. The food is fresh, organic, healthy, delicious and made...More

Thank hedyspaghetti
Reviewed 12 July 2018

this place was magical. Went with my daughter. Yoga, food, rest, relaxation, everything was great. would highly recommend this place! Loved this trip! Met awesome people, property was keep up beautifully. We were not part of a yoga retreat, but were welcomed into the ones...More

1  Thank Ellen B
Reviewed 26 March 2018

Food was good but there was never enough and they always ran out. Accommodation was awful! There were bugs everywhere and the place is so run down. There is no comfortable place to sit and relax. Also there is a bad sewer smell that you...More

5  Thank Vasbyt101
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

This place is designed for yoga retreats (or if you come on your own they offer several yoga classes a day). Great yoga studios, beautiful grounds and pool, amazing views, and fantastic food. Staff was very friendly and resort spa offers a variety of great...More

4  Thank jurisdawn
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World-Class yoga instruction, acres of natural beauty, delicious healthy cuisine and spa services unrivaled in Costa Rica await inside the cloistered walls of this magical retreat. Tropical rain forest, active ...More volcanoes, mountain cloud forests full of rainbows, breathtaking beaches and exhilarating white water rafting beckon the adventurer in you, all within a few hours drive of our eco-chic spa and wellness resort in the world's greenest country. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
51
Also Known As
Pura Vida Spa And Yoga Retreat
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Pura Vida Spa & Yoga Retreat Hotel Alajuela
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Pura Vida Wellness Retreat Spa
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Pura Vida Retreat & Spa Costa Rica/Alajuela
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
51
Also Known As
Pura Vida Spa And Yoga Retreat
,
Pura Vida Spa & Yoga Retreat Hotel Alajuela
,
Pura Vida Wellness Retreat Spa
,
Pura Vida Retreat & Spa Costa Rica/Alajuela
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Alajuela
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Pool & Beach (14)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (8)
Family and Play Areas (6)
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LuC573
9 July 2018|
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Response from Eduardo M | Property representative |
Hello Lu C. None of our rooms have air conditioning, we are 4200 feet above sea level and the temperature is quite confortable year round.
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lsolo30
14 October 2017|
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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
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Liz F
9 January 2017|
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Response from Eduardo M | Property representative |
Hello! The nearest beach is 2 hours away. Some of our guests rent a car, others get a taxi, car for hire or van fore the day.
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"Tentalows are much nicer than you would imagine and are on the quieter side of the property. Zendo was..."
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"Tentalows may be cold, but you can request a heater."
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"do not hesitate to ask for extra blankets as some nights can be a bit chilly"
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"Tents are roomy and well appointed.Outdoor showers are clean and beautiful. Be open minded about the..."
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