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Reviewed 1 July 2015

If you are truly looking for a tropical getaway from the hustle and bustle of big resort towns just to relax then this is your paradise on the beach of beautiful Santa Teresa, Costa Rica. The unique Cabins are quite exotic with the open air bathroom and shower area.The windows and doors provide a lovely sea breeze day and night. The large open air thatched roof main building provides plenty of space for lounging and dining. It also includes a kitchen where you can prepare your own meals or a private chef service can be provided, the choice is yours! The grounds include a large private pool, while the beach is at your front door. The area has many quaint restaurants and shops, while the surfing is magnificent....Pura Vida!

Date of stay: February 2015
  • Trip type: Travelled with family
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Thank James K
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Reviewed 8 July 2014

The price is high for what you get. The place is great and bungalows are really nice too. Be prepare to go to the bathroom and watch the monkeys while you are there! The con of all these is that the place is really dirty, and full of dust, they don't seem to take cleaning seriously. One of the nights, we got food poisoned (at a downtown restaurant) and needed help at 2am, there was no one at the reception during the whole night, not even the security people...
They don't include breakfast and it it's really expensive to have it there. This is a big con being that there are not many other options close to the hotel

Room tip: Try to get the ones closer to the beach
Date of stay: August 2013
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Rafa L
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Reviewed 19 April 2014

The Milarepa is a truly special place in Santa Teresa. Very peaceful and with wonderful energy, partly due to its beautiful location in front of a small beach cove and partly because of the simple yet tasteful decor. My husband and I had our wedding celebration in Milarepa with a full catering from SOMA and absolutely every single one of our guests was in awe of the place. Since there were 4 bungalows, we shared the space with some of our closest friends and had a wonderful time hanging out by the pool and in the hammocks that hang peacefully among the tree grove right out front. The tree grove and beautiful rocks in the water below are both perfect for a romantic wedding on the beach and the common space in the Milarepa is perfect for an intimate to medium-sized wedding celebration. We had live music and a DJ while the SOMA caterer extraordinaire and his team passed around delicious "tapas" and it proved to be a perfect combination for a fun and relaxed wedding party. The common area has ample space for a solid latin-style dance party, while the bar provides the perfect space for drinks served to guests. The bungalows are also gorgeous, very well-designed to be a space of relaxation. The porch area is perfect for some mid-day reading beach-front and to enjoy the ocean breeze. The open air bathrooms are wonderful and showering under the stars was a beautiful experience. All in all, we are sincerely grateful to Caroline for creating this space and allowing us to have such a spectacularly memorable wedding celebration.

Room tip: Highly recommended for a group of friends who want to share a special weekend by the beach.
Date of stay: January 2014
  • Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Thank Juliannebg
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Reviewed 14 March 2014

My wife and I got married at Milarepa in January and it is gorgeous. The setting is perfect close enough to town to get what you need but far enough away that you don't hear Santa Teresa or feel the dust from the road. Absolutely beautiful

Date of stay: January 2014
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Thank Drewski0602
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Reviewed 27 August 2013

We stayed in bungalow #4, the closest to the beach. It was heavenly to hear the waves crashing just outside our little porch area. Staff at the hotel is super friendly and helpful. Because we were there during the rainy season, we had the place practically to ourselves. They arranged yoga, massage, and surfing lessons for us, gave us great recommendations for restaurants in the area and accommodated us in the on site restaurant wonderfully. It's a little off the beaten path, so the beach is very private feeling as well. We didn't want to leave!

Date of stay: July 2013
  • Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Maggie G
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