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Certificate of Excellence


#2 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Playa Grande
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel El Manglar is proudly managed by three costarican brothers and sister, that will make sure you have an enjoyable experience during your vacations. The hotel is suited with all you need to experience the beach life, enjoy nature and the beauty of life.We look forward to making your stay as unique, as comfortable and as memorable as possible. We’ll be delighted to share and show you all the beauty of our coast, enjoy surfing, our country and make sure that our favorite phrase is accomplished……all our friends always come back…
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free wifi
Outdoor pool
Breakfast available
Pets allowed
Laundry service
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Room features
Family rooms
Air conditioning
Flatscreen TV
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It's a pleasure for me to share this magical place, although there definitely is a benefit in keeping it a secret! This wonderful hotel, their outstanding staff, and the locale is a true slice of heaven. The beaches, restaurants, and weather are just an added bonus to it all.My
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Response from evelari, Manager at Hotel El Manglar
Responded 1 week ago
Hola, Thank you so much for taking the time leave us such a beautiful review. We are so happy to read your comment and to know that your experience here was great. We really are looking forward to have you here again for your next vacation in Playa Grande Évelyne & El Manglar team
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Stayed for a week. Travelled with my 2 kids and 3 other friends so we were able to book an apartment at this resort that had 2 bedrooms, kitchen and bathroom with a great deck. Small resort so not very crowded at the pool and easy to find a place to sit in the sun. They have a
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Response from Federico d, Propietario at Hotel El Manglar
Responded 2 weeks ago
Hello! Thank you for your visit and your time sharing your experience with us! We are really happy your family spend a nice time in our Hotel and beach! Is really important for our team know we are accomplished our goal to satisfied our guests expectations. And more important, All our friends always come back! Pura Vida! Federico de Mezerville
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Restful Place A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to visit Playa Grande in Guanacaste. Some relatives recommended Hotel El Manglar. I booked a stay for 4 nights. I was told that the place was peaceful, nice, clean and beautiful. However, Hotel El Manglar exceeded all my
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Response from Federico d, Propietario at Hotel El Manglar
Responded 3 weeks ago
Hello Carlos, Thank you for your time sharing your experience! We are really grateful for your words! Nice to heard we were recommended to you! And exceeded your expectations! Hopefully we see you again! Pura Vida! Federico
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Our stay here was exactly what we were expecting and looking for. The beach was private along with the most beautiful sunsets. Our apartment was clean and comfortable and everything we needed was there. Thank you Guille for making our stay pleasurable. Definitely coming back.
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Response from Federico d, Propietario at Hotel El Manglar
Responded 4 weeks ago
Hello! Thank you for choosing us to spend your holidays! We are really happy you had a nice experience with us! Is very important to satisfy all our guest expectations! Hope you see you again! Pura Vida
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Loved this little oasis and wish we could have stayed longer. Guillermo was awesome and hustled to get me and my husband on a sunset catamaran outing for my birthday despite every charter being sold out. The hotel is perfect, a little oasis tucked away and right next to the
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Response from evelari, Manager at Hotel El Manglar
Responded Feb 26, 2019
Hola, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us ! We are happy to hear that your stay here was the most pleasant !!! Thank you for mentioning all these positive points and the staff members that helped you. Evelyne Lariviere Manager Hotel El Manglar
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$46 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Costa RicaProvince of GuanacastePlaya Grande
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