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Cabinas Espadilla

300 meters before Manuel Antonio Nal. | Park entrance, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For us, this place was very relaxing and enjoyable. It was low-key (not fancy, just nice), clean, quiet, and well kept. The bathroom was small, but sufficient. We had a little kitchenette, which was a dated, but perfectly fine. (We were happy to have a fridge!) We had a little area out back that we shared with just one other... More 

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Enfield, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location can't be beat! 5 minute walk to the entrance of Manuel Antonio National Park & 2 minute walk to the beach! Best breakfast we had in our stay in Costa Rica. Breakfast is at the sister hotel which is right across the street. The restaurant there is very good as well. Pricier than the other restaurant across the street,... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The cabinas are very small for 4 people. There is not really place for luggage. They have a kitchen (not really necessary for us, expect the fridge) and a place to hang up your wet clothes. They're very close to the beach (1 min. to walk) and they take care about the garden and the rooms. The breakfast is in... More 

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NE England
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243 reviews 243 reviews
74 hotel reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

As other reviewers have pointed out the location is very good. It is just a short stroll through the hotel garden to the beach and close to the National Park entrance. The cabins are near a pleasant swimming pool and the gardens are well tended and pleasant. My first impression of the cabin we were allocated was that it was... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Literally 5 minute walk to the naional park and beach. Staff and rooms nice, good tv:) and beautiful- overall great! Breakfast is by their neighboring hotel a 1 minute walk which did not have anything great for breakfast but the place itself is worth it to stay by because other places we checked out were nastyyy

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Taboada, Galicia, Spain
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

We stayed here for 4 nights on a recent trip and don't think the location (200m from the beach one way and Manuel Antonio Natonal Park the other) could be bettered. The friendly helpful staff (hi Leo), the pool and gardens and the breakfast over at their sister hotel (only a coupla minutes away but I think the cabinas are... More 

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Markham, Ont.
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This hotel is located just outside the Manuel Antonio National Park and was the reason we stayed here for three days recently. We booked the cabins instead of the main hotel as they are situated closer to the beach, however, the rooms in the hotel appeared to be more modern and the extra walk to the beach was minimal. We... More 

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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68 reviews 68 reviews
30 hotel reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Room was a little cramped for 4 people, but location was great, awesome that it has a kitchenette, and staff was friendly. Price is a pretty good value. Clean and comfortable, nice pool. Adequate, in all regards.

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

The main attraction of Las Cabinas Espadilla is the great location between the beach & the National Park. Our room was clean with a comfortable bed but it would have benefited from some renovation. The fridge was very useful but we would also have liked a night table. I tended to wake up very early as the room was so... More 

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Augusta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

If you want a hotel right on the beach and near the park in Manuel Antonio, this is a great option. The price was a good value for the location, and the rooms and service were both above par. The room was well lit and the air conditioner worked very well. Beds were clean and comfortable, and the kitchenette was... More 

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Address: 300 meters before Manuel Antonio Nal. | Park entrance, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Cabinas Espadilla Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park
Cabinas Espadilla Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
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#13 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park

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