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Hotel Villabosque

150 meters from the entrance to Manuel Antonio National Park and 150 meters from the beach., Manuel Antonio National Park 79-6350, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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44 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

But clean and super friendly staff. Very helpful with everything. The location is optimal very close to beach and national park entry basically both are just outside. Close to some beach restaurants and a small market. However the good food is up the hill at other restaurants. Other than that is very nice. I give it 3 stars because 3.5... More 

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Dear Alin, thank you for your time, we are already grateful that you had shared your vacation with us. As far as possible we want our customers to go forward to going back. That you say is true, we are located near the Manuel Antonio National Park and other restaurants, Villabosque is a cleaning place with friendly staff. But is... More 

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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76 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

We enjoyed our stay at this hotel - it was a short walk to the entrance to Manuel Antonio National Park, as well as to a nearby beach and several nearby restaurants. A "tipico" Costa Rican breakfast was included with eggs cooked to order, gallo pinto, and a few other items. We felt it was a good value. The room... More 

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Dear BillChuckS, thank you for your review and for staying. Glad you enjoyed the room and Hotel Villabosque location, really close to Manuel Antonio National Park and a lot of restaurant. Thank you for your recomendations, we are planning our next year budge and to add somethings that you have mentioned. Thank you again, our best regards Staff Hotel Villabosque More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I was just there in April and it was perfect for being as active or laid back as you want. A small hotel, beautifully decorated, sparkling clean, a block from the beach ( but they also have a pool), family-owned and kept as if it were a gem....now if I could just get used to the hot weather (they have... More 

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Thank you Linda for your wonderful review, we appreciated that you take time for write this. LIke you said, Hotel Villabosque is really close to Manuel Antonio National Park, walking from it is ... very beautiful, because everybody has the opportunity to listen the nature and social Costa Rica life. Hotel Villabosque looking like a colonial hotel, we try every... More 

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27 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

Lovely and unique hotel within a couple of blocks from the national park and a short distance, 2 blocks front the beach. Nice rooms with individual air conditioners. Nice bathrooms. The rooms open onto a nice covered veranda with comfortable chairs and settees. There are no phones in the room but that was no big deal. Great wifi for free.... More 

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Denise,Thank you for a honest review about Hotel Villabosque, everybody from here miss you. Thank you for for giving us a chance to get you in to nature! Our rooms try offers confortable space for our special guest. Wonderful to read review like yours, we hope so see you soon, our restaurant every night ask for you :) our best... More 

Peterborough, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Nicely situated in walking distance to the National Park, with access to some wonderful beaches and a host of wildlife. We saw sloths, howler monkeys, numerous birds and some amazing insects. Beware if you take fruit onto the beach as the cheeky monkeys come down to pinch it and anything else they can get their hands on! There are many... More 

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Dear fiftytripper, thank you so much for your wonderful review, thank you for your time in Hotel Villa Bosque, our location help many people because that is true, the distance are walking distance. At Hotel Villa Bosque many animals coming like sloth, squirrel monkey, white faced monkey . Be close to Manuel Antonio National Park is nice, inside you find... More 

Orlando, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights when visiting Manuel Antonio. I chose this location because of the proximity to the national park- I wanted to see monkeys- and boy did I! The first morning there we saw them right outside the hotel. Lots of them! The national park is right there, as is the beach, and lots of restaurants and... More 

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Oh well, thank you so much for a wonderful review Brandy H, we're so glad that you enjoyed your time your stay in Hotel Villa Bosque, we work every day for offers high customer service, our location is amazing, because everybody from here can to walk. Thanks again for the review and for booking with us, we hope see you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

My husband and I stayed there for 4 days in February. I had my passport stolen on the day we arrived and was feeling upset and stressed. The staff were kind and helpful, letting me use the phone to call the Embassy, and giving good suggestions. The hotel was truly beautiful, close to the beach and also to Manual Antonio... More 

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing us here in Manuel Antonio, your review is very important for us and for many people that they are looking a place like us, your comments is wonderful we hope and the nature see you soon. Best Regards More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

This is a pleasantly designed Spanish hotel a 100 or so yards/metres from the beach and set within a smallish hotel community just outside the Manuel Antonio National Park gates. It has a swimming pool, ample car parking and a dining area mostly outdoors. The rooms are not large but very clean. The room had draw and shelving space as... More 

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

First all, thank you for your review, our located is really easy for everubody because we are close to the Manuel Antonio National Park and the Espadilla Beach. Our food is hight quality, the service is the best, breakfast we try to offer options and bufet. The price around Manuel Antonio is hight, our prices is similar of the rest,... More 

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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

My wife and I stayed here for 4 nights .. and we hope to do it again! The hotel is kept in a very nice Spanish style with very cozy comfortable clean and tidy rooms. Everything (Bed, shower, cleaning, Wi-Fi, etc) was just 100% in order! The breakfast is very good and the restaurant is really outstanding so we ended... More 

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Allan J, Director General at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Tim B, thank you for you great review! so glad to hear that, we working hard to provide the best service and making your stay fun and relaxing, hope to see you back again soon and thank you for you excellent review. Staff Villa Bosque Hotel More 

Edinburgh
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101 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Perfect location. However the restaurant is overpriced for evenings, so go out nearly, lots of choice but we liked Cafe del Mar which is on the beach to the left. Wifi in rooms. Toilet paper to go in bins :(

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Dear MarilynJEdinburgh Thank you very much for your review. We appreciate that you had shared their stay with us and our location has been helpful. Near our hotel there are restaurants, prices in the area are similar. Our restaurant offers a high quality of food, but there are more options with various meals that customers can obtain. We send a... More 

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