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3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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49 reviews 49 reviews
25 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

This was seriousely the best Hotel of my whole 2 weeks backpackingtrip of Miami and Costa Rica. I had room 11 and I had this fantastic view above the trees and the Ocean. You can even have animals arround if u are lucky because it is such a nature place. The room was clean, the hammock allows you to have... More

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7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012 via mobile

According to trip advisor, this place gets great reviews... So when we arrived we were quite shocked at what we found. First off, we are have travelled by rental car all over Costa Rica and found this place extremely hard to locate as there is very little signage and it is in a weird location that doesn't look like a... More

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Roger R, Manager at Villas El Parque, responded to this review

It is difficult to let this kind of review go un-answered. I understand that the reviewer did not like the room (although it was recently remodeled). Management immediately refunded their money. So what is the source of this mean-spirited review? The reviewer spent the first 20% of the letter complaining about not being able to find the Hotel. We’ve been... More

Pflugerville, Texas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2012

On my second trip to this area I wanted to stay where I could have a wonderful view of the Pacific. This condo complex definitely fits the bill with amazing views that vary with the location of the condo. Choose your condo carefully, as they are individually owned and in various states of repair and renovation. I stayed in a... More

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Royal Oak, Michigan
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

I love this place and have been to #15 Many many times in the last 3 years. Can I start off with most of the things in the villa have been updated! The view is amazing and the hammocks are straight from Brazil... So comfortable. I love looking at the ocean and all the monkeys! The villa is perfect walking... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

Based on the photo, we thought we were to stay in a reasonably nice place. BUT.....the hotel is located between two loud busy streets with traffic and people passing at all hours. The room smelled like it had been closed for months with that damp, suffocating scent. We could not stay even one night.....moving to Villas Nicholas just down the... More

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Watertown, Massachusetts, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

Spent an amazing 6 days at this villa. The views are breathtaking, The place is clean, spacious, and has all the toys you would want. A/C, blender, music, BLENDER LOL, Clean linens and towels daily, An awesome balcony over looking the ocean with the most comfortable hammock I've ever been in. OK, so maybe all hammocks are the same, but... More

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Victoria, British Columbia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
33 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2012

I rented a condo from private owners and should note that the units here are all owned individually. I stayed in a fabulous villa with an amazing ocean view and gorgeous high ceilings. It was the perfect, most awesome place imaginable. I had a great kitchen, and the outdoor balcony also had a breakfast table and a hammock where I... More

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LA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

One could pay 5 x more for this view! The rooms are large and comfortable. The restaurant next door is excellent! Excellent location.

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Trawden,Colne, England
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

Our room was number 5 where we had a fantastic view. The accommodation was comfortable, clean, spacious and well equipped. The balcony was a real bonus although the close proximity of the adjacent resturant did disturb the special ambience when it was busy. The staff were very welcoming and helpful. Swimming in the pool surrounded by monkeys and a sloth... More

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Travers Ciry
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

We were greeted by a man named David.. We stayed in Villa # 15.. He was so pleasant and friendly. We were so amazed by the view but then we saw the villa... it was so amazing our breath was taken away.The house keeper did such a great job! There was a bottle of wine in the fridge for us.... More

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Address: Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Villas El Parque 3*
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Villas El Parque Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park
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