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Manakin Lodge

3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   calle 1 avenida central, 11-5855, Costa Rica
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Ranked #14 of 30 Monteverde B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights after having the place recommended to us by some travelers we had met in another town. The rooms are nice simple rooms with bathroom and small balcony. Breakfast is nice and there is coffee always provided all day if you wish. The staff really make this place and can answer all of your questions about... More

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

This place was charming. For the price, I was impressed by the private bathroom and delicious breakfast. I liked the location because it was slightly further from town, but you can still walk there from the bus stop (15 minutes or so). It is also nice that parking is available in case you drive. The staff was extremely friendly and... More

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Sherbrooke, Quebec
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

The personnel makes the place, otherwise i'd have rated it 3 stars. Price goes accordingly. Spacious room, hot shower and clean. But simple. The basic stuff. Simple breakfast served with a smile even before the opening hour because we had to get to an attraction early. Again, thumbs up for the personnel. You can count on them. One little problem... More

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Key West, Florida
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

We did the drive to the lodge after dark, and in some cases, didn't realize the sheer drop offs on the edge of the non- guard railed road. We had 4 wheel drive, but didn't use it for this stretch, however, it is unpaved for a bit of the way, but no huge rocks. I am glad we got the... More

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

My wife and I had a great experience with Edgar and Christian. They are brothers who own this place. Gave us great advice on free tours and discounts. Also had a great free breakfast.. If you can get a room in the back they are all glass and look out into the trees. Monkeys and other wildlife will knock on... More

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Simi Valley, California
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

This was not the best kept hotel we stayed at on our trip, but it was cute and had character. The family that runs the front was very nice and very helpful for answering questions and booking tours. The little patio off our room was amazing and backed right up into the trees, and although we did not see any... More

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Afula, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We arrived there and surprise how good was that place. We celebrate our honeymoon and we flat like we sleep in a suite, the gave a bottle of Wien and that was to nice ! We flat like home. All of the staff their is great. The help us in everything and also Arrange us the canopy that was one... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at Manakin Lodge during our honeymoon. We reserved the honeymoon suite and it was very spacious with a fantastic balcony where we were able to feed the Capuchin monkeys at the beginning of our stay. The breakfast was fantastic and the employees very helpful in giving us tips and arranging travel for us. The only... More

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Panama City, Panama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

We stayed there for 3 nights; price was right, the food (breakfast included) was great. The room was very clean and the manager was a SUPER nice guy. We had a lot of fun. We were traveling with a 5 months old baby and a 3 years old and the family room was just perfect!

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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Good place to stay. Beds are ok but not the best. Breakfast was good, place was clean. Cold nights due to the mountain area. Owner was a nice guy to talk to. Staff was really nice. Please be aware of the many dogs outside... Parking space is in front of the house and your car is safe. We havent seen... More

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Address: calle 1 avenida central, 11-5855, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Manakin Lodge 3*
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
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in Monteverde de Costa Ricayour hosting lodge solution atManakin LodgeMonteverde - Puntarenas - Costa Ricahostel, hotel, lodge, backpackers, B&B. Your solution in Costa Rica for your tours to rain forest or bosque lluvioso, bird watching, tropical nature, adventures.....Bed & BreakfastExplore the trees and all the animals living there.Some relaxing moments Our flowers.The living room where to relax during the day ... more   less 
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