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    Encanta La Vida

    Cabo Matapalo, Costa Rica
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          Reviewed 17 April 2016

          Really nice staff. The place is nice. Needs a little loving care here and there but it's a really pretty environment and quiet. Food fair to good. There's wi-fi but just baaaarely a signal. The owner is a surfing obsessed, so if that's not your...More

          1  Thank Tom H
          Reviewed 11 April 2016

          We just returned from our Costa Rican spring break vacation, with my wife and 18 year old daughter. We stayed at Encanta La Vida for 4 nights and could have stayed longer.... Overall, we had a great time there, but you must know what you...More

          2  Thank Curtis K
          Response from Brian D, Manager at Encanta La Vida

          Hey Curtis! Thanks for the review and the feedback. We will definitely take your suggestions in consideration for the next heat wave. We loved hosting your family and were very glad your family had a great time here. We do hope to host your family...More

          Reviewed 25 February 2016

          The staff was amazing. The view was amazing. The food...AMAZING! I highly reccomend encanta la vida for your next vacation or yoga retreat. Did I mention the drinks? AMAZING! My eintre time at this lodge was magical. WIFI was not good, but I was excited...More

          Thank kayla l
          Reviewed 23 February 2016

          Yes it lives up to it's name. Lovely small resort set in the jungles of southern Costa Rica. Long on my radar and when I finally arrived I could not believe I had waited so long. It is well off the grid and a trek...More

          Thank solo1951
          Reviewed 18 February 2016

          This was our second visit to Costa Rica. We wanted to experience more of the natural beauty and wildlife of this country. This lodge is off the grid, but has the comforts you find at other hotels without the crowds. The staff was fantastic. Very...More

          Thank Eric C
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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Beachfront
          • Room Service
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
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          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
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          • US$152 - US$293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Puntarenas >
          • Osa Peninsula >
          • Cabo Matapalo
          • Also Known As
          • Encanta La Vida Hotel Osa Peninsula ,
          • Encanta La Vida Osa
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          rbeen41
          Can you smoke outside of the rooms?
          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
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          Samantha M
          What is included in the price of this lodge (i.e all food, drink, excursions)?
          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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          France T
          I am looking to find another accommodation close in another part of Costa Rica- not to far where I could explore something different . I love hiking, yoga, art, foods, learning about cultures et meeting new people-the locals. If you have some suggestions for me... Thanks, France T.Martin
          6 January 2016|
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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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          "Third floor room of newest addition is almost in the canopy."
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