Welcome to Amy’s Tropical Sanctuary and Lodge…
A place where comfort and tranquility are matched by deep connection with your surroundings as walls give way to beautiful landscapes in every direction…
We are located in southern pacific Costa Rica in the town of La Florida de Baru, in the lush Diamante Waterfall Valley located between San Isidro del General and the beaches of Dominical and Uvita.
If your time is limited, please join us for a three hour tour, led by your hostess Amy. She will share with you a number of simple but profound daily practices that will help keep you grounded and balanced in your daily life as well as inspire you with her personal transformation, insights and experience with simple, back to nature living and her knowledge of and connection with the land where she spent the first five years living alone (all-one) in silent observation of all that is.
During the tour, you will learn about the many varieties of plants, fruit trees and hardwoods that have been planted here, tour the beautiful, naturalesque structures that she and Bill have co-created, enjoy a fresh snack of heart of palm or other farm harvest and make and enjoy your own fresh sugar cane juice- a true elixir!
Rates per person: 10+ persons/$30, 5-9 persons/$35, 4 persons/$40, 3 persons/$45, 2 persons/$55, Private tour with Amy – $95
If you have a few days or more, come and stay in our Forest Suite(info/rates) – complete with two bedrooms, a well equipped kitchen, eighteen foot balcony, open-air bathroom, huge stone and granite shower, lovely views and more..
For larger groups we also offer our
During your stay, enjoy incredible bird watching, take walks through the organic fruit orchards, enjoy fresh, seasonal harvest, bathe in the creek, hike in to the forest, enjoy the night sky while lying on our rocket stove warming couch, receive a massage, reflexology or cranial sacral session from some of our amazing local therapists, or just simply enjoy the silence and profound tranquility of this place.
Nearby activities abound including: three unique and amazing waterfall hikes, a local organic farmers market, flying trapeze lessons, the beaches of Dominical and Uvita, Ballena, Chirripo and Manuel Antonio National Parks, ziplining, paragliding and more…
Or come and join us for a retreat in 2018!
January 11-14: Sisterhood Gathering
A weekend of nurturing, teachings and heartfelt moments for women. Click here
February 2-17, 2018: Ellen Livingston’s 7th Annual Living Heart Retreat http://www.ellenlivingston.com/retreats
Or.. Host Your Own Retreat with Us:
We offer an intimate and unique space for hosting your retreat complete with a range of accommodations, yoga deck, large kitchen and dining space, fresh local cuisine, and access to all of the grounds on this seventeen acre property including walking paths through organic fruit orchards, river bathing, forest trails, waterfalls throughout the wet season and more…