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Hotel Parador

4.0 of 5 PO Box 284, Quepos, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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NYC, NY
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2006

This might seem long but trust me you want to read this before booking a night at this place. We had spent three night at the Hotel Parador. We were told it was supposed to be one of the "elite" hotels in Manuel Antonio. It was far from. After driving five hours from Arenal we were about 2.5 miles when... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2006

This hotel is a dream if you love the smell of smoke and mildew. The service leaves alot to be desired. This is not a family friendly resort. You need to walk a good distance to the beach, and the infinity pool, the one the website is for adults only. We left the hotel an hour after we checked in,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2006

I recently spend 5 days at El Parador in Costa Rica with my family, and it was paradise from the minute we walked in the lobby. We were greeted by far the most friendly and professional staff we have encountered since we arrived. The Hotel itself is gorgeous, especially if you like art and comfort, with all first class amenities,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2006

Avoid this hotel if you possibly can. We had originally booked to stay at the Plenio but had to move out due to lack of air conditioning (we had arrived on an unusually humid day and we ended up enjoying our short stay at the Plenio but by then our group had decided to check out). We decided to check... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2006

Do not book the "garden rooms" - we were booked there by a travel agent and felt the room was similar to a "motel 6" and not on par with the rest of the resort. I was told by other guests that the better rooms were nicer but would not stay there again. Food mediocre. Not enough chairs by the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2006

After reading the last few reviews of this hotel, you would think it's awful. My family of four (2 girls ages 10 and 12) had a marvelous time during the Christmas holidays for four nights. We had a premium room, which had an amazing view. The room was very clean and spacious. We saw loads of wildlife from our balcony... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2005

This hotel and room were clean and the staff were friendly, and they greeted us with hot towels and cold drinks when we ckeched in. However, the problem with this hotel is its location. It is located at the end (1.2 mi) from the main road, and in the humidity, it is too far to walk. There was also a... More 

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Address: PO Box 284, Quepos, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Parador 4*
Number of rooms: 121
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Also Known As:
Resort Parador
Hotel Parador Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#4 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#4 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park

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