THE RETREAT at Altos del Monte is surrounded by lush greenery on a balcony to the Pacific Ocean. Just 30 minutes from the San Jose International Airport in Costa Rica, it sits at a privileged spot between convenience and the absolute perfect climate to relax and unwind.
Our goal is to give you a relaxing, peaceful and luxurious environment to help detox from the stresses of everyday life.
Located high in the hills of Atenas, THE RETREAT belongs to a small province named “One of the Best Climates in the World” by the National Geographic Society.
The surrounding area features coffee plantations, local craftsmen, the old ox trail, and a lively farmer’s market. For the adventurous, zip-lining, horseback riding and one of the best surf beaches in the country are all within an hour’s drive from THE RETREAT.
Owned by celebrity chef, two time best-selling author and health and wellness life-coach, Diana Stobo, THE RETREAT is the perfect place for mental, physical and spiritual health.
“I have created ‘HEAVEN ON EARTH’ and I named it simply, THE RETREAT because we all have a different definition of “retreating” and we get to create our own experience everywhere we go. My mission is to provide everything you may need and want for the perfect wellness vacation.”
- Stress Reduction
- Cultural Involvement
- Gentle Physical Activity
- Spiritual Connectedness
- Wellness Recovery and Self Care
- Organic, Whole Clean Eating as a Lifestyle
Number of rooms
Premium Casitas: They are located in front of the main house. They are three premium casitas with a stunning view to Atenas’ mountain, to the Pacific Valley and the Gulf of Nicoya. These are ideal to stay and share with a family since its capacity is up to 5 people, features two queen size bed and one twin bed, private balcony that will make you fell as you will be at the heaven.
Junior Suite: 5 in total. They are located two at the garden area and one next to the Yoga studio. The two rooms located at the garden area have an overlook to the pacific valley and the Golf of Nicoya, Our Junior suite Curcuma features a king size bed and a siting area with sofa. Our junior suite Chan also features a twin bed with maximum of capacity of 3 people. Our third Junior suite Cocos is located next to the Yoga studio, features a king size bed, a siting area with sofa and a private terrace overlooking the central valley and the Gulf of Nicoya.
The other two junior suites: Cas and Maracuya, they are located below the premium casitas, with an amazing view that extend over 60 miles until the pacific ocean. Features a king size bed each room that we can transform into two twin beds according to the guest request, it make the perfect room to stay with closer friends.
Deluxe Superior Room: they are 3 rooms in total, located one in the garden area and the other two inside the Yoga house, the garden overlooks to the Pacific Valley and the Gulf of Nicoya, features with a queen size bed and a lounge area with sofa. The other two bedrooms have an immediate access to Yoga Studio, features a king size bed with a private terrace to relax and find yourself in a magical garden.
Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO)
These are the geocoordinates. Simply copy these numbers, enter them in Waze and you are good to go: 9.9690218, -84.44249480000002