Samasati Nature Retreat

Carbon 1, Puerto Viejo, Province of Limon, Costa Rica | 3 star lodge
Prices starting from $106.00
 

Travel Blogs from Puerto Viejo

Paradise Does Exist.

A travel blog entry by lching on Jan 17, 2014

3 comments, 26 photos

Here in the jungle of Costa Rica, is a small seaside town called Puerto Viejo. A backpacker's haven. An expat's romance with the Caribbean Sea and the jungle beyond. Nestled high above is Samasati Nature Retreat, overlooking the rainforest jungle with the crashing waves of the caribbean in the distance and just 20 mins from town. With the most …

Back to the sloth sanctuary

A travel blog entry by blondesontour

1
3

... gate and there were like 2 massive coaches inside and about 70 people. That my friends is cruise ship day! I gave Judy all of the goodies, she was particularly pleased by the super comfy dog bed I bought and the bene-bac (think of it as yakalt for pets), and I caught up on all of the news and saw the new babies. Mojo, who used to be the size of my hand, is now so much bigger. He's growing really slowly but he seems massive to me now. Two of the sloths have had babies, ...

The super mental storm!!!

A travel blog entry by blondesontour

... to get baby bear Matthew to bond with new baby Jesse (who looks exactly like Matt but is silver whilst Matt is dark). She therefore put them in a bucket so they could bond/hug. Literally beyond adorable, two teeny tiny sloths hugging in a bucket. Too. Cute.

Today I had Mateo for baby time again. He isn't usually taken by volunteers as he likes to bite and as soon as you get him on the jungle gym he goes straight for the ground to eat dirt. He has like a built in ...

Beaches, Borders, Visitors

A travel blog entry by wabbey

1
13

... managed to spot one of the little critters, thanks entirely to Jen's eagle eyes and her extensive fauna knowledge that she acquired while growing up on a farm in Lonehill. The majority of our time in Bocas was spent catching up and sharing stories about our respective travels. Jen and Jer were travelling in the opposite direction to us and were therefore able to provide us with some valuable information about the rest of Central America. Unfortunately this also meant that ...

Bikes, baby sloths, beach, and a turtle

A travel blog entry by arigney87

5

... After a bit of a death march through treacherous beach, we made it. There was a small circle of people around her, mostly conservationists and patrol guys. She was a gorgeous hawksbill. Her shell was covered in dark black sand from her constant digging - first she had to make her nest hole, then she needed to lay her eggs, then she needed to fill in the hole, and finally, she needed to camouflage the whole area. After a while my eyes adjusted and I could make out her white ...

How has this lodge rated in the past?

  What's this?
Discover trends in hotel experiences based on real traveler reviews and ratings. Mouse over circles to see what some travelers had to say.

Location

This 3 star lodge, located on Carbon 1, Puerto Viejo, is near Puerto Viejo Beach, Reef Runner Divers, and Kekoldi Indigenous Reserve.
Map this lodge

Amenities

    More great choices in Puerto Viejo

    Search for more deals in Puerto Viejo

       

    TravelPod Member ReviewsSamasati Nature Retreat Puerto Viejo

    Reviewed by lching

    Paradise!

    Reviewed Jan 17, 2014
    by (1 review) , Canada Flag of Canada

    See my blog

    4 Tuscanes house...where I do my daily yoga
    Limon, Costa Rica
    Cauliflower soup!
    Limon, Costa Rica
    My hammock on the balcony
    Limon, Costa Rica

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Samasati Nature Retreat Puerto Viejo

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

    Traveler Photos Samasati Nature Retreat Puerto Viejo

    4 Tuscanes house...where I do my daily yoga
    Limon, Costa Rica
    Cauliflower soup!
    Limon, Costa Rica
    My hammock on the balcony
    Limon, Costa Rica
    View from 4tuscanes house
    Limon, Costa Rica
    Bungalow #6
    Limon, Costa Rica
    Dinner menu night 5
    Limon, Costa Rica
    Stuffed eggplant with hummus...yum!
    Limon, Costa Rica
    Where I got my Ayurvedic massage
    Limon, Costa Rica
    Along the way the path to and from yoga
    Limon, Costa Rica