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Hotel La Mariposa

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Manuel Antonio Beach, Manuel Antonio National Park 6350, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Leesburg, Virginia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Who cares if the rooms and restaurant are not great? Rooms are very clean and you have great restaurants in walking distance. Stay here to enjoy one of the best views on Earth from an amazing pool. The included breakfast is adequate. You can see as many many monkeys here in an afternoon as you can see in the park.... More 

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south america
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved our week-long stay at La Mariposa -- the infinity pool and the 270-degree views are the breathtaking--the best we saw in Manuel Antonio. The restaurant, garden and pools (and the rooms in the main building) are on the highest hill in town and have expansive views across the valley, over the national park and the beaches in Manuel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was a choice with our flight and my wife and I are extremely happy with this choice! There are monkeys visible while in the infinity pool which overlooks the Pacific coast with 180 degree vista. Staff made reservations without asking. Our room was partial ocean view but because of the property's hilltop location the ocean was still right... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the rare hotels that would charge your credit card before you check in if you booked it online. So, be careful. The room we reserved was full ocean view, but we were given a partial ocean view room, nothing like the photo. As we went to the restaurant for dinner, we realised that a large part... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall excelent place for a short get away from everything. Relieves stress. Had lunch there at a fair price. Breakfast included very complete. Bathrooms need a little updating, other than that MONEY WELL SPENT.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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56 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had three nights here at the end of our tour of Costa Rica and it could not have been a better choice. We stayed away from the main building in a small block of rooms set on the cliff edge with views across to Manuel Antonio National Park and the Pacific Ocean below us. It was a wonderful place... More 

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Dallas
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42 hotel reviews
277 helpful votes 277 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 5 nights on an 11 day CR vacation and it was definitely a splurge hotel for us. We usually stay at more budget friendly hotels, but it was worth it because the hotel is absolutely beautiful. You could never leave the hotel & leave CR happy. We booked a garden view room but when we checked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a family vacation and first visit to Manuel Antonio. The property is very nice with stunning views of the Pacific. Meals had kid friendly options. Staff was friendly and very responsive to our requests.

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Long Island, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was a recommendation from family who travels here all the time. And it was the best advice! Spectacular views, monkeys in the trees, wonderful food and an amazing staff! There is not one thing that we needed that was not already taken care of when we arrived! And the Welcome drink was fabulous!!! Swim up pool bar to... More 

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Edgewater, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my second trip to Costa Rica and it was (hands down!) my favorite hotel in the country! Congrats to Danny and his staff for an excellent hotel. Nothing was impossible here. Every single request we had was taken care of immediately. The restaurant - outstanding! - and that view certainly led to squeals of joy upon first sight,... More 

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