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    Pura Vida Retreat & Spa

    Mts SW From Minisuper Pavas 800 | Pavas, Carrizal, Alajuela 20103, Costa Rica
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    “yoga classes” (35 reviews)
    “hot tub” (13 reviews)
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    Reviewed 19 February 2015

    If you happened to visit their website, the pictures don't do this place justice. The views everywhere around the resort are breathtaking! To compliment the views, the staff was wonderful, and the food was incredible. I'm vegan, and was a little worried there wouldn't be...More

    6  Thank Ashton H
    Reviewed 14 February 2015

    I have known about Pura Vida for some years and finally got to experience this beautiful place firsthand. Indeed it is the ideal place to unplug, slow down and get back in touch with oneself and nature or gather with friends and family. The grounds...More

    2  Thank Laura F
    Reviewed 11 February 2015 via mobile

    Kidding aside, i really like Pura Vida resort. It's setting is quiet, serene and beautiful amd the stff are all smiling, helpful, and kind. The food is fantasic, if geared towards simpler, healthier eating. Don't expect filet mignon, but you will eat the best scrambled...More

    4  Thank Devadasi1
    Reviewed 6 February 2015

    Perfect place to unplug and relax. The nuturing and accommodating staff still remains the key here - they go above and beyond to make sure every guest has a wonderful experience. One thing I was not happy about this time was guests using their computers...More

    2  Thank Smarkow314
    Reviewed 4 February 2015

    Pura Vida's location is unparalleled for a stunning Central Valley view, proximity to SJO, and for experiencing sitting in the middle of a sea of coffee bushes---if you live here it is a fantastic weekend retreat, if you don't you absolutely won't regret seeing 'paradise'...More

    3  Thank Spokanistan
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • #3 Spa Hotel in Alajuela
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • Pura Vida Spa & Yoga Retreat Hotel Alajuela ,
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    • Pura Vida Wellness Retreat Spa ,
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    lsolo30
    13 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
    8 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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    24 July 2016|
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    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
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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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    "We stayed in room 402 with is a Tri Level cabin. Beautiful!"
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    "Rooms 401 & 402 are quiet and private"
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    "The view from the A-frame was beautiful!"
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