El Silencio Lodge and Spa a small luxury boutique resort and spa with only 16 suites located in-between Juan Castro National Park and Poas National Park on 500 acres of hills and forests is about a 1 1/2 hour drive from the Capital City of San Jose Costa Rica offering a remote eco-stress free vacation.
This luxury all suite property in the cloud forest of Bajos del Toro is wonderful destination to spend 3 or 4 days in one of the best “wellness” resorts & spa in Costa Rica. This 500-acre cloud forest reserve provides it guest with hidden waterfalls, crisp cloud forest mountain air, spa wellness center and relaxation. In addition to promoting a healthily life style with pristine natural beauty and a balanced diet of fresh organic ingredients and dishes featuring regional fish, poultry and fresh vegetables, fruits and herbs. No red meat is served on the menu. The resort has done away with some of the day-to-day stress by eliminating cell phones. There is no cell phone coverage and the suites do not offer TV. Guest is encouraged to relax and decompress from the day-to-day hectic living and focus on the beauty and natural world outside their door step and suite.
El Silencio Lodge and Spa not only helps promote a balance lifestyle, relaxation of the mind but excersie as a key ingredient for the body. A personal Eco-Concierge is available to help guest navigate along spectacular hiking trails, through the forest and hidden waterfalls to explore the variety of flora and fauna.
There are over 5 miles of hiking trails to 3 waterfalls. Nearby activities include horseback riding, river rafting, mountain biking and canopy zip-lining. Other available activities that may require a fee include:
- Early morning bird watching and hike
- Los Bajos cultural Tour
- Waterfall Rappel
- Chocolate Tour
- Souvenir Shipping
- Coffee Hacienda
The SPA at El Silencio offers:
- Stone Massages
- Body Wraps
- Four Hands
- Treatments with Avocado, Banana, Coffee, Chocolate
- Over 60 different wellness treatments that will renew you to a point of utmost relaxation. For a combination of Cloud Forest and beach resort, El Silencio has a sister property Hotel Punta Islita located in the Nicooya Peninsula area of Costa Rica.
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