Situated in the tropical rainforest of Southern Costa Rica, Encanta La Vida is an unique jungle lodge. Nestled on the tip of the remote and exotic Osa Peninsula, this beachfront Lodge in Cabo Matapalo offers its guests plenty of options to enjoy exploring one of the few untouched pristine regions in this country. Within walking distance of this hotel you will find the most desirable beaches of this area. You will enjoy comforts offered by the lodge and can take sunbath on breathtaking beaches, and also spot abundance of amazing wild animals and birds such as toucans, monkeys, macaws and sloths. According to National Geographic, this place is considered as one of the most biologically diverse places on earth. This is a perfect place for those who want to enjoy family getaway, romantic getaway, explore the beauty of the rainforest, surfing, hiking to the waterfalls or go for an eco-tour. In this area, this lodge also has the most amazing oceanfront two-story spa, massage and yoga facility.
In Encanta La Vida you will find five different types of accommodations that provide a total of 9 rooms. All the cabinas are unique and equally enchanting. Each of the rooms are featured with quality mattresses, reading lights, mosquito netting, fans for the bed and ample outdoor patio space.
Centrally located close to the dining area and pool, this three-story Casona is made of exotic woods and mosaic tiles. This Casona is well decorated with indigenous artifacts and local art.
This Casona include two rooms and also has a well furnished large veranda from where you can enjoy watching stunning view of the surrounding area and wild animals like monkeys and toucans.
Constructed as a ‘typical’ thatched roof structure with local exotic hardwoods, this private cabina is features comfortable breezy accommodations. In your room you will get one queen bed and private bathroom with hot water facility. There is also a private patio, a private deck with rocking chairs. From the deck you can enjoy watching amazing views of the property and gardens.
The Pole House:
This rustic three-story Pole House is constructed with exotic hardwoods and surrounded by tropical gardens. There is also a comfortable outdoor living space.
This newest spacious cabins are tucked into the forest and feature a private entrance and large private patios. There are large rooms ideally designed for a whole family. You can easily access to these rooms from their own private driveway.
The Honeymoon Cabina:
This 700 sq ft cabina is ideally designed for the honeymooners. Surrounded by tropical gardens, this cabina has a front desk that is furnished with chairs and hammocks. There is a beautiful large tiled bathroom with hot water. This cabina is featured with one queen bed and one single bed. This cabina is also ideal for enjoying family getaway.
Yoga and Spa:
At the time of staying at the Encanta la Vida, you can enjoy a variety of yoga services and retreats offered by the lodge. There is a Yoga Deck where you can do your workouts at the same time can enjoy watching the amazing view of the ocean. Yoga retreat package also include Spa treatments.
Numerous yoga retreats are offered by the Encanta la Vida lodge each year. At the time of retreat, this lodge offers the entire lodge to the instructors for groups of 20 or more participants. At the beach under the rainforest canopy there is two story 36 x 33 foot yoga deck that overlooks amazing crystal blue waters of the “Golfo Dulce.”
There are a variety of options to choose from and enjoy different types of fun and adventure activities in Matapalo and surrounding area. You can go for romantic sunset kayak tours in the mangrove or can go for adrenalin pumping waterfall repelling. For exploring the area, you can also go for a variety of guided tours and activities and can take the equipment that are related to your activity. Other activities that will give a memorable experience include surfing, zip-lining, hiking, dolphin watching tour, canopy through the rain forest, horseback riding on the beach, sport fishing and many more.
Encanta La Vida
Hours: Daily, 7am-8pm