About the EL SOL
A DAY IN THE SUN - EL SOL
Only ten minutes down the mountain from Santa Elena towards
Guacimal lies EL SOL,
where the forest and climate are drier than in the nearby Cloud Forest of Monteverde. On a farm
of nearly 30 acres the SOLists
have constructed their home,
where they offer a unique experience to visitors. Two gorgeous logs
cabins for guests, plus a spa
with pool and sauna. Six well trained horsers
providing a pleasant way to spend the day amongst peaceful and tranquil
sorroundings. Advance booking is appreciated.
offers a special and personal massage treatment to renew good energy and
provide the necessary spiritual inner peace.
is in charge of the outdoor activities. He loves to entertain children
and is a great guide for hiking the trails or on horseback excursions.
Here are two possible options:
A day of relaxation could consists of arriving at EL SOL
around eight or nine in the morning, where Elisabeth will be there to
greet you with a welcoming cup of tea or a coffee before a massage, sauna
and refreshing dip in the pool. Afterwards a meal can be served either
in the SOListīs home or at the poolside. After a siesta in one of the
hammocks you could have the option of a hike on the trails or a lovely
A day of adventure would centre around an excursion on horseback
to a nearby waterfall. The day begins early with a light breakfast in
the SOList´s home, followed by a 1 ½ hour ride to the waterfall
where one can enjoy a refeshing dip in the natural pools. After a delicious
cold lunch you would arrive back at EL SOL around three o´clock,
where the heated sauna will be waiting. In the evening the dinner table
in the comfortable SOList´s home would be laden with culinary delights,
a gourmet meal over which to share the day´s adventures.
These are simply suggestions. At EL SOL everybody chooses his own way,
and the SOLists will make it an unforgettable time. This is a place to
renew your spirit in whatever way best suits you.