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Joy of Life
Yoga and Creativity
Retreat Center
Get Lost and Find Yourself in Costa Rica
and Discover how Joy is your Natural State of Being
We invite you to enjoy and discover the absolute sweetness
and wildness of Costa Rica!
Libélula Retreat Center

Libélula will be your private, 2 acre Retreat Center located in the pueblo of Potrero/Surf Side

consisting of beautiful, restful, inspiring, and art-filled buildings and facilities... 

Art House

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms  

1 king/2 singles Master with private bath (This is where your retreat leaders will be staying)

and 1 room with a double bed and one with a King/2 singles with shared bath

Shared roof deck and bottom floor patio for our art-making time, full kitchen, laundry, living room

If you stay in this house you will be sharing with the retreat leaders and group on the patio

(so you will not have much walking!)

Rancho

2 - 1 bedroom side-by-side units each with a private bathroom and living space

Can be single, double, triple, or quad

(A quad would equate to 2 in each room with a shared bath)

Private Luxury Tents

3 separate luxury "glamping" tents, each with a private bathroom 

Can be single, double, triple or quad

Retreat Resort Property Highlights

Lagoon Style Pool

Pool House Bar/Restaurant

Yoga Gazebo

Art House

Ping Pong Table, Corn Hole

Hammocks

Quiet Places to Sit and Enjoy

Natural Jungle Surroundings

...all framed in a space of artistic natural beauty, lush tropical gardens,

and fruit trees that promote rest and tranquility for all guests.

Local Area

Libélula Lounge & Lodgings is situated in the small and friendly

community of Surfside in Potrero. 

The owners, Dawn and Nathan are two of the most creative people we know.....

the art pieces were created and/or curated by Dawn and the rest were built by Nathan.

You will receive so much creative inspiration from their Libélula!

Within walking distance, you will find Potrero Beach, local restaurants,

a craft brewery, a pharmacy, two supermarkets, and

there are numerous beautiful beaches, a rugged coastline,

and lush hills with hiking and biking trails for exploring nearby, too.

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Amenities Include:

Libélula is an award-winning, family-run hotel set in lush tropical gardens, close to the beach and surrounded by local nature and wildlife. This small eco-style lodge is beautifully decorated with handcrafted, upcycled elements and local artwork which immerses you in the Costa Rican culture.

 

The unique and laid-back vibe of Libélula creates a home away from home atmosphere

allowing you to unwind completely during your stay. 
 

There are five luxury private rooms and a 3 bedroom vacation home, set around a large lagoon-style pool, an outdoor lounge, board games, books, and a ping pong table to keep you entertained.  The poolside restaurant will serve you a freshly prepared breakfast every morning, lunch, or dinner as per the schedule, whilst the fully stocked bar and cocktail menu can cater to your every desire

(bar drinks not included, except 2 glasses of wine included at dinner) 

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Art House

3 bedrooms total

The first floor has a double bed and a King bed/2 singles with a shared bath

The second floor has a King master (where the retreat leaders will be staying) with a private bath

The common areas of the main house include a fully equipped kitchen,

1st-floor patio, roof deck, laundry. 

The Living room of the Art House will be transformed into our Art Space.

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Private Tents/Glamping

Experience luxury camping in Costa Rica and let the large, unique African safari tents connect you with the sights and sounds of nature without compromising on comfort. With private decks, outdoor-feel bathrooms, sumptuous beds, luxury linens, organic products, and hand-crafted design features, you will feel relaxed and soothed during your stay. Choose from IguanaHowler, or Toucan tents.  ​

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Rancho

Or you can choose to sleep under a natural, caña brava-lined roof in one of our 2 stylish hotel rooms.

 

The Rancho building has two identical side-by-side rooms each with a sleek,

ensuite bathroom and private living room overlooking the beautiful gardens.

With deluxe beds, high-quality linens, organic products,

and local artwork you will be immersed in comfort during your stay.

Choose from Howler, Possum or Hummingbird rooms.

Each unit has AC in the bedroom, fan in the living space

King bed can also be divided into two twins

Twin size futon chairs can be made into twin beds in the living space

or

The Full-size futon couch can be made into a bed

Shared patio outside just steps from the pool

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Local Beaches

The beautiful Libélula Retreat Center is just a few minutes away from Potrero (Playa Potrero),

Flamingo Beach and Marina, Conchal (shells) Beach, the township of Las Catalinas,  

Brasilito, Penca, Preita, and Danita beaches...and so many more!

Included in Retreat:

All meals on Property (B-L-D as noted)

Daily Yoga and Creative Activities

Daily/Nightly Guided Meditation

All yoga equipment

All creative/art supplies

Choice of room (single, double, triple or quad)

Cacao Ceremony

Altar Building Ceremony

Mandala Ceremony

Pool and Beach Towels

Sound Ceremony

Yoga Sessions on the Beach

Beach Bon Fire

Free Time to Reset and Relax or Explore

Beautiful Sunsets

All off-Property Excursions and Transportation to and from Activities:

  1.  Wellness Sailing Trip​

  2. Zip Line over the Jungle Canopy (be brave!)

  3. Day trip to Tamarindo

  4. Day at Los Altos de Eros Spa with 3 treatments and lunch

  5. Visit a Local Farmer's Market

  6.  Meditation Walk in World's Largest Double Labyrinth

  7.  Dinner under the Starts at La Senda

  8. Closing Sunset Dinner on a Moutain Top

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Not Included:
  • Airfare (arrival at Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport (LIR), Liberia, Costa Rica)

  • Transportation to and from the airport​

  • Any personal expenses or drinks/meals off the property

  • Any expenses outside of the retreat dates
Yoga is the artwork of awareness
on the canvas of the mind, body, and soul.
- Amit Ray 

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