El Silencio Lodge & Spa in Costa Rica is an Eco-Luxury facility never to be forgotten. Of course ‘Silencio’ is Spanish for ‘silence’, and the name is perfect for this lodge in a tropical cloud forest. This is the “Greenest” of “Green” luxury spas Casualmere® has found yet.
The property is on five hundred private acres of carbon-offsetting tropical cloud forest with… hidden waterfalls …a nature-immersed spa …a yoga patio …hiking trails …meditation areas …and a healthy organic ( the lodge’s green-house grown) cuisine.
El Silencio Lodge & Spa protects 90% of its 500 acre property, providing a biological corridor between two national parks. It actively minimizes waste and mitigates CO2 emissions. 100% of light bulbs are energy efficient. Refillable containers are used instead of disposable water bottles. 100% of cleaning products are certified as environmentally responsible. On-property guest transport is provided by electric carts. Regular waste is recycled and organic waste is composted to be used in the hotel’s own organic garden.
The lodge’s Esencia Spa provides natural healing ingredients in a luxury hotel setting. The spa features “silent sounds” of of flowing water …whispering breezes …the smell of a nourishing forest and the flicker of candles converging in harmony. These add to super-relaxing massages …facials …and body wraps. Facilities include an “al fresco” Yoga Deck. You have to love “al fresco” on a paradise luxury vacation!
El Silencio’s Los Ventanales Restaurant serves up local flavors and fresh ingredients. Signature dishes include regional fish …poultry…and vegetarian entrees. 100% of the ingredients are regional, minimizing transportation eco-impact … favoring the local economy …ensuring freshness …and providing an authentic experience.
An on-property garden supplies most of the organic herbs and vegetables. Three daily a-la-carte meals are included in the rate for a convenient …and flavorful …Costa Rica vacation.
El Silencio Lodge & Spa in Bajos del Toro, Costa Rica became one of only 13 properties to be awarded Five Leaves in the Certification for Sustainable Tourism (CST), an initiative led by the Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT). Costa Rica’s long-standing commitment to natural resource stewardship and human betterment, the
CST certification is a globally-respected tool to rate, monitor, and guide the country’s tourism industry. Its rigorous evaluation process looks at …water management …energy conservation …proper waste disposal …recycling …positive relation with surrounding communities …cultural authenticity …and of course, safety.
All Suites feature privacy …premium amenities … a viewing deck with rocking chairs …complimentary daily in-room health snacks … an enticing outdoor whirlpool tub …gas fireplace …and spectacular mountain or river vistas. Top-tier personal care products are selected for both their body nourishing and Eco-friendly qualities.
A king-sized bed sits across from floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors …beds are outfitted with luxurious linens and a cloud-top mattress. Twin day-beds with end tables provide a lounging area and double as sleeping arrangements for up to two extra people…if you must.
Be sure to order your supply of Casualmere® brand bamboo tops perfect for this Eco-piece-of-Paradise, and feel and look as special as your surroundings at this Costa Rica resort & spa.
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