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Manuel Antonio, Quepos | Manuel Antonio,frente a playa Espadilla, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

If you are looking for service or a beautiful room- not the place for you. But if you care more about location and natural beauty, then this place is perfect. The rooms are very basic, but clean. But if you want to be right on the ocean - which is a rarity in Manuel Antonio - then this is the... More

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San Ramon, Costa Rica
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

This place has been beset with problems since I've been going to Quepos/Manuel Antonio, 19 years. It really is 2 places--a "hotel" and then cabins very close to the beach. I stayed in one of the cabins for 1 night. I love this place for the restaurant and their beach bar--both right on the beach. So when you're walking the... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014 via mobile

The ONLY thing this place has to offer is its location. This would be great if you were camping on the beach. The rooms are beyond creepy. If you are a person that is very low maintenance and dont mind staying in a shed wo basic things like a safe shower, than this place would do, but why would you... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

The owners of this hotel shut and padlocked a gate in my face stranding my family and one of their own guests on the beach on Thanksgiving Day. We had young children with us aged 4 months, 1 year, 5, 6, and 7. The next access to get off the beach was not nearby and involved getting a taxi ride... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

My wife and I decided to spend a few days in Manuel Antonio so she went on the search for a place to call home. She found Eco Hotel Arboleda and after reading some reviews we decided to give it a try. We had a terrific time with all the tranquility we were looking for. First off the hotel is... More

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

This is a beautiful beachfront hotel. Very relaxing and a real natural paradise, filled with exotic plants and palms trees. They have a cool tiki bar with ocean view and some great cocktails, a medium pool but its pretty deep and clean. The food at the restaurant is awesome! Everybody was very nice to me and I'd love to go... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

Perfect location for family vacation or romantic getaway! The rooms are clean and neat with air conditioning and cable tv. The beach is easily accessible and the views are amazing! The staff is wonderful and make you feel welcome and at home. I highly recommend this hotel! Price is the icing on the cake!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013 via mobile

I love this hotel its not like a Vegas hotel but it has the perfect Costa Rican charm its right on the beach the food at the restaurant was amazing and its so close to the national park I have to say if u plan on staying in Manuel Antonio stay here at Hotel Arbolera

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

I was so impressed with the location of this Hotel, is located right in the beach, the pool is so clean and beautiful. The hotel is surrender by big and amazing trees and flowers. If you want an Eco experience just to enjoy a hotel in front of the beach, with nice rooms, a big pool and all the forest... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

My partner and I just returned from 4 days in Hotel Arboleda. The experience was poor to say the least. The only, and I mean only, redeeming quality for this poor excuse for a hotel is that it is directly on the beach in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica. The negative reviews on this site are, from our impression, accurate and... More

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Address: Manuel Antonio, Quepos | Manuel Antonio,frente a playa Espadilla, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Hotel Arboleda Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park

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Hotel Style
#21 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our Hotel is a short five-minutes walk north of beautiful Manuel Antonio National Park in Quepos. Costa Rica.Here our guest enjoy lush tropical landscaping, a refreshing pool beautiful balcony with views and convenient beachfront,access right in own backyard.Its the perfect place for surfers,to stay for surfing in Manuel Antonio. Special price for Back packer.Enjoy our facilities and service includes:Beach front access,swimming pool,gift shop,Ocean front resturant,wifi,tv,cable,parking,and very reasonable rates. ... more   less 
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