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    Mystica Lodge & Retreats

    | 300 mts north of Tierras Morenas Cross Road, Arenal Volcano National Park 50801, Costa Rica
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          US$130
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          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          I wish I had done this sooner... Looking at back these pictures reminds of the some of the best memories and people of my life. Lori, Valentino and their staff are simply wonderful humans who will ensure your needs are met beyond a doubt. Definitely...More

          Thank Tristan L
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          we stayed here for a yoga retreat and loved it. i would definitely return. the food was excellent and the rooms well appointed. they have a small fresh water pool for swimming and an infrared sauna (loved it!) yoga is done on an open air...More

          Thank trishfla
          Reviewed 19 April 2017

          Relaxed, welcoming environment. Excellent food and spectacular grounds. I loved the hanging chairs on our balcony and the sounds of the birds in the morning! The handmade soap was special and the caretakers were happy to help us practice our Spanish!

          Thank hfishface
          Reviewed 11 April 2017

          Mystica is beautifully run, carefully managed, peaceful, warm, and healthy. The rooms are lovely, the staff beyond delightful, and the food excellent. The open air yoga platform by the river, the tree house for massages, the labyrinth, and the swimming hole are perfect. Amazing jungly...More

          Thank Margaret A
          Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

          Mystica lodge is run by Francesco and Lori Myles-Carullo. I have been two times now. I plan to go back and back and back. I'm the person who never likes to return to places I've been. However, Mystica is a magical enchantment center. It is...More

          Thank Mic3PX
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          • Price range
          • US$113 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 10
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Alajuela >
          • Arenal Volcano National Park
          • Also Known As
          • Mystica Restaurant Lodge And Retreats ,
          • Mystica Restaurant Lodge & Retreats Hotel Arenal Volcano National Park ,
          • Mystica Lodge & Retreats Costa Rica/Arenal Volcano National Park
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