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National Park Backpackers Manuel Antonio

Next Door to Manuel Antonio National Park | 300 Mts del Restaurante Marlen hacia el Parque Nacional de Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park 11111, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2011
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2011 via mobile

The matrasses in the cabinas near the pool are really too thin. We asked for another room and got great help. The rooms on top of the kitchen are very VERY basic but with good matresses, very quiet and clean hot shower. We had a pleasant stay there. But... The loud music at the pool (even when noone is around... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2011

I quite enjoyed my 3 days in Backpackers Manuel and I recommend it for anyone who is looking for a relaxed and sociable place. There is a nice common area and kitchen that are conducive to socializing as well as a small pool and nice view of the water. The only drawback is that they overcharge for things such as... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2011

I'll start with the redeeming qualities because it wasn't all bad... It's location is incredibly convenient. Right next to Manuel Antonio National Park. Walking distance to the beach and restaurants. Secure parking. Pool clean. Wifi (that is mostly reliable, but slow). And for the most part the rooms were clean. Movie projected on wall at 8pm every night. Showers are... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2011

The place is very nice and close to the park. Only 200 meters away. They have a big swimming pool and nightly movies on a big wall you can view from the swimming pool. The owners are helpfull. Sleepquality depends on the room. Some are good some are less.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2011

This place is excellent and you can't beat the location! It's right outside the main entrance to Manuel Antonio Nat. Park and just a few minutes from the beach. The entire staff is very friendly and helpful; assisting with picking local tours as well as providing general information. I actually felt like I had my own personal touring guide! The... More

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2011

Stayed here for 3 nights. Great place, great location right next to park entrance and 5 minute walk to public beach. lots of food places around. rooms very basic but clean. shared bathrooms cleanest i've seen in costa rica. Nice Pool, they also project movies above the bar at night. The only downfall was no towel rental, you can only... More

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2011

new, with a swimming pool, next to the beach and the national park of Manuel Antonio. The staff is really useful and nice. I really appreciated it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2011

Brand new hostel next to the national Park and close to the beach.... dont need transport and theres plenty of friends around

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Additional Information about National Park Backpackers Manuel Antonio

Address: Next Door to Manuel Antonio National Park | 300 Mts del Restaurante Marlen hacia el Parque Nacional de Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park 11111, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
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Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
National Park Backpackers is conveniently located within steps from the entrance of Manuel Antonio National Park and only a short walk to Playa Espadilla (the main beach). We have an outdoor swimming pool and several common areas which provide a great place to relax and have fun with fellow guests from all over the world. We offer both private rooms and dorms with hot showers and a fully-equipped guest kitchen. Manuel Antonio is a mecca for the adventure seeker whether it is sportfishing, ziplining, whitewater rafting, sea kayaking, horseback riding, ATV tours… our friendly staff can arrange it all. It is also a haven for nature enthusiasts with all the flora and fauna and wildlife in the park.On-site we have our restaurant, the “Funky Monkey”, which serves both local and international flavors from 6am to 10pm daily… including beer, for a great price. Also, we have a nightly poolside movie feature (and yes, we will take requests on what to show). We are the only hostel in the area with our amenities AND a great location. Please feel free to contact us with any questions or if there are any special arrangements you should need. We are here for you and to ensure your time spent in Manuel Antonio is the best it can possibly be. Other amenities:• WiFi • Swimming pool• No curfew• Lockers• Nighttime security guard• Free parking• Tour information• Snacks and beverages for sale• Fully-equipped kitchen area• For hire laundry service• Pura vida!!! ... more   less 
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