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300 meters before Manuel Antonio Nal. | Park entrance, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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Cabinas Espadilla
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2009
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Boston, MA
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26 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2009

We just got back from a 5 night stay at Cabinas Espadilla. We loved this place! First of all, we are a couple in our mid-20's. We do not need luxury but we are definitely not budget travelers looking for the most basic accommodations. The cabinas espadilla was great! The location is unbeatable, the rooms are clean and the service... More

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2008

hotel is inexpensive, great location. Room itself is very basic, i didn't find it clean, bathroom was quite dirty and definetely needs refurbishment. Bedding was OK, quite clean. Kitchen is quite useless and dirty appliances so we never used it except the fridge. We difenitely liked reception guy Yafet who arranged couple tours for us and he was very helpful... More

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San Diego, California
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2008

I stayed here with my children ages 10, and 15. The location is wonderful. The pools are clean and well maintained. Rooms are small and very basic. There is a safe but you are charged a $40US deposit for a key. A towel to take to the beach requires another deposit. Rooms do not have a telephone or TV and... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2008

This was a great little place for the price ($64/night with tax) and access to the beach (3 min walk) and Manual Antonio National Park (10 min walk). Despite all the cons listed below, this place looked much nicer than others in the area at similar prices and I would stay here again if going to the park. Pros: Good... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2008

My friend and I stayed here due to great reviews on TripAdvisor, and we second those reviews! Cabinas had really lovely grounds and access to two great pools: the one at Cabinas Espadilla and the one across the street at Hotel Espadilla. The swim up bar at the hotel pool was a great plus, and the room was clean and... More

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2008

Stayed here for 3 nights with 3 friends. The room was tiny but clean. Had hot water, AC, a fridge, and our own small outdoor patio. The lovely pool was a nice change of pace from the salt water, but if you DID want the beach, it was a 3 minute walk down a nice path. The Park entrance was... More

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Seattle, Washington
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2008

We stayed at this hotel in May of 2007. The main reasons we chose this hotel - location and for the great reviews it had on Trip Advisor. We traveled with our two young sons (ages 3 & 6) and we wanted to be an easy walk from Manuel Antonio Park. The walk to the park was very easy, even... More

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Calgary
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10 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2008

Our trip was from February 1 to February 17, 2008. We stayed at (and wrote reviews for) the following hotels (if you are interested in the others): Hotel Vista Caribe, Playa del Carmen, Mexico Doubletree Cariari by Hilton, San Jose, Costa Rica Cabinas Espadilla, Manuel Anotonio, Costa Rica Garden Court Hotel, San Jose, Costa Rica Days Hotel - Greenspoint, Houston,... More

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Seattle, Washington
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2008

We stayed 2 nights at this hotel near Manuel Antonio Park. It's on a quiet road which is less than a 5 minute walk to the beach, and a few more to the park entrance. They have a medium size pool for swimming or sunning yourself. The room was very clean with a queen-size bed and 2 bunk beds, small... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2007

We had a cabin booked at La Posada ( GREAT place!) for a couple of nights, but they were full for the third night, so we decided to stay somewhere nearby. Cabinas Espadilla is quite a bit more expensive, and the cabin is not nearly as nice. The property does look good from the outside, though-- I will give them... 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
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Number of rooms: 16
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Cabinas Espadilla Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park
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