Finca Mia Retreat Center

About This Center

Tucked in the lush foothills of the Chirripo Mountain Reserve, sitting gracefully along the banks of the pristine Talari River, Finca Mia is an enchanting jungle retreat offering many amenities, healing modalities, and an unforgettable experience.

Located at an elevation of 4000 ft, the cool nights and warm days make the climate at Finca Mia the perfect balance. Surrounded by rainforests for secluded tranquility, yet graced by a vibrant community, this healing retreat center is full of warmth, opportunity for self-reflection, insight, and restful rejuvenation. Finca Mia is a haven to many, and it is an honor for us to share this magical gem with you.

Our passion is to see you shine!

We are here to find or deepen the dimension that is in everyone; the possibility that there is another dimension in you is not something you need to bring about but something you need to discover. It's already there. -Eckhart Tolle

Venue Highlights

Finca Mia proudly presents a seasonal collection of speciality programs, retreats, and teacher trainings. Offered in the unique and tranquil setting of the Costa Rican mountain jungle. the closeness to nature and the pristine, crisp air only enhances the healing experience of each event to be attuned with yourself and the earth.

Bring your retreat group, event, or family gathering to Finca Mia and enjoy exclusive use of our entire magical and healing resort in the majestic Chirripo mountains.

Including exclusive use of:
1600 sq ft yoga deck equipped with yoga mats, blocks, straps, and bolsters for 30 people, maloca/sacred temple with circular seating for 30, PLAYFUL RIO TALARI AND river trails, therapeutic hot tub (SWIMMING POOL AND SauNA COMING SOON), lounging hammocks, fire pit and terraces, Finca Mia juice bar AND VEGAN DELIGHTS, La boutique, pristine spring water on tap, dining room, cozy wood stove nook, healthy farm-to-table meals, charming cabins with comfortable beds and quality bedding, extensive offerings of activities, holistic healing spa with top caliber therapists, nearby waterfalls and hot springs, meticulous care for all details and desires of your group.

We are joyfully at your service!

Accommodations

Lodging at Finca Mia is unique as no two rooms are alike. The accommodations are exquisitely symbiotic with nature, intended to promote relaxation. All the rooms are beautiful and pleasing to the senses, designed to make your stay as comfortable as possible.

Just like Finca Mia’s delightful circle of friends, the farm and retreat center campus continues to grow each year. We can currently accommodate retreat groups of up to 45 guests comfortably in cabinas and tents. If you wish to bring a larger group, let’s talk! Creativity and resourcefulness are two of our greatest strengths.

All retreats include the use of our on-site lodging in our one of a kind cabinas and tents. We have a variety of lodging options to cozily accommodate your guests, including shared or private rooms. Choose from our eco-luxury cabinas with private bathrooms or more rustic, open-air cabins and riverbank tents and shared bathrooms.

Amenities

  • Free Wifi
  • Spa
  • Pool
  • Towels
  • Free Parking
  • Kitchen
  • Tour Assistance
  • Hot Tub
  • Coffee/Tea
  • Cafe
  • Yoga Studio
  • House Keeping
  • Ceremony Space

Menu Types

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Pescetarian
  • Meat
  • Organic
  • Gluten Free
  • Dairy Free

Menu/Cuisine

The meals at Finca Mia are prepared with love and care. Committed to a high standard of nutrition, we use fresh, tropical ingredients to serve an orchestra of local flavors. No request is too big or small for the kitchen to cater to for guests with particular dietary needs.

Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner throughout the day, the kitchen works to ensure stomachs are happy and the community is well-fed with fresh, organic and wholesome foods.

Delicious and balanced breakfast buffets are served each morning including, organic farm-fresh eggs, healthy baked goods, homemade granola with yogurt, hearty oats and a bounty of seasonal, tropical fruits.

Lunch presents a colorful array of fresh courses including savory soups, super food salads, entrees and side plates. All using the most superior fresh ingredients, grains and vegetables from our own farm and the local farmer’s market.

Dinner consists of a five course nutrient-rich spread using local flavors and super foods. Enjoy wholesome soup, green salad, entrees and side dishes cooked to showcase the abundance of the farm and local farmer's market. Including organic vegetables, whole grains, beans, sustainably caught local fish and local meat.

Tea and Coffee Service
Available day and night, including fresh and dry herbal and fruit teas, locally grown and roasted Costa Rican coffee beans, and fresh local honey to sweeten each cup.

Dietary Catering
Finca Mia prides itself on catering to every dietary requirement no matter how big or small. The expert chefs specially prepare meals for those with allergies, grain or gluten-free diets, vegetarian, vegan, raw and anything else you may request.

Speciality Meals
The kitchen is proud to serve speciality dishes on selected evenings. Varying from pizza night - watch your pizza cook in Finca Mia's traditional pizza oven - to home-smoked trout and fish. These hearty meals bring the farm community together to do what food does best, allow you to relate, cook, eat and celebrate.

Directions

We offer a professional shuttle service to get you and your guests safely to Finca Mia. Guests typically arrive in San Jose the night prior to their arrival at Finca Mia.

Our shuttle can be arranged to match with the itinerary of most guests but generally leave San Jose in the AM and arrive at Finca Mia mid-afternoon. We offer pick-ups at both Juan Santamaria Airport and from hotels in San Jose.

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Why Retreat?

We asked people why they go on retreat, here's what they said:

Reconnecting with basic goodness in an environment of people who share a vision for a better society. Wimberly
 

Retreat Guru's Vision

We believe human beings are innately wise, strong and kind. This wisdom, although not always experienced, is always present. Going on retreat is a beautiful way to reconnect to our basic sanity and health. Our aspiration at Retreat Guru is to inspire people to experience authentic retreats and reconnect with their innate wisdom, strength and kindness.