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San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was in Manatus with my girlfriend, the hotel and staff got over my expectations, My exprience was good, because this hotel have more facilities than ohter in the area, big rooms with air condittioning and comfortable beds, the food and the restaurant service is excellent, is a small hotel this help them to offer very personalize service, I really... More 

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Porto, Portugal
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Tortuguero is an incredible place to visit in Costa Rica and I couldn´t have chosen a better place to enjoy it than Manatus Hotel. The Staff is very nice and friendly (special thanks to Luis e Sergio), the hotel is beautiful and the food is great. When I return to Costa Rica I´ll revisit Tortuguero and won´t think twice about... More 

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HotelManatus, Public Relations Manager at Manatus Hotel, responded to this review

And we will love to have you back! We are thankful for your kind words and we are going to keep doing the best work to please our visitors in the same way we provide you with an amazing experience. Once again, thanks for your comments! More 

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43 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first trip to Costa Rica and our first destination. A great start, small and personal, very professional and lots of wildlife. We were picked up at our hotel in San Jose at 6am. They were there to pick us up in a very smart, air con van. The transfer is only for people staying at Manatus. A... More 

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HotelManatus, Public Relations Manager at Manatus Hotel, responded to this review

We are aware of the amazement of the wildlife, the hotel grounds and the nature wonders of Tortuguero, but it is always gratifying to read the positive impressions our visitors get from the nature surrounding Manatus. We are happy to provide you this kind of special experience and we hope you will come back in the future. More 

Hitchin, United Kingdom
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44 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

We stayed at the Manatus for 2 nights as part of a recent tour of Costa Rica, and opted for this lodge as it was small, with only 12 rooms. All the staff were excellent, very attentive and friendly and keen to help. The accommodation was excellent too - large rooms, with Air Con (fantastic and very essential for Tortuguero),... More 

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HotelManatus, Public Relations Manager at Manatus Hotel, responded to this review

That is an amazing review and we are incredibly pleased to read it. One of the most impressive aspects of your review is that you take the time to learn the name of the staff members. We are also happy to find that your time in Manatus’ facilities was so satisfactory. We hope you will return in the future both... More 

London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

We begun with an hour long canal trip to the hotel. Luis, our guide, was extremely friendly and knowledgeable. When we took an excursion into the village of Tortuguero, we really got a sense of how proud the villagers were of their hometown. The hotel food was local and very tasty and the cocktails were delicious! The canal tours and... More 

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HotelManatus, Public Relations Manager at Manatus Hotel, responded to this review

It seems that you had an amazing experience visiting Tortuguero, one the most beautiful spots in Costa Rica. At Manatus Hotel we are happy to hear that and we would love to have you back here. You are always welcome! More 

Franklin, Tennessee
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

Great place to see wildlife especially sea turtles although we were there at the start of the season. Rooms were neat, clean and ha a/c. Meals were good and all the staff were most helpful and friendly. We flew in and took a boat and van out and back to San Jose.

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We appreciate a lot that you take your time to write this review. Thank you so much for your nice words! More 

Konigstein im Taunus, Germany
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

The lodge is located very closely to the Tortugueru national park. The trip to the lodge is only possible by boat or plane. Therefore it is wonderful quiet and you can fully enjoy the noises of the nature. The manager of the hotel and the stuff are extremely friendly and our guide was an expert. We could see a lot... More 

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HotelManatus, Public Relations Manager at Manatus Hotel, responded to this review

Being eco-friendly is one of our goals (well, and also being friendly most of the time, as you gladly noticed). Thank so much for your comments and we are happy to read you enjoyed Tortuguero. More 

Lafayette, Indiana
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Beautiful beyond description and the staff is world class! The rooms are comfortable and clean, the grounds are perfectly maintained. The best part is how friendly and attentive to detail the entire staff is and the food is amazing!

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HotelManatus, Public Relations Manager at Manatus Hotel, responded to this review

We always try to be friendly and attentive and we appreciate that you notice it. Thank you so much for these great comments. More 

Wijk bij Duurstede
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

Lovely holidayspot, beautiful place, friendly and helpful staff, big clean room with nice view, good excursions. Two very beautiful and very big iguana's in the garden. 1,5 meter each in front of our cottage. Don't worry, they will run away for you. Food in restaurant is to improve Place to be!

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HotelManatus, Public Relations Manager at Manatus Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments! We are going to take in consideration the advice on the food. Once again, thank you for your words! More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

The whole experience was amazing. The pick up at the air field was super easy and we felt very welcome right away. We got a little tour on the way to the airport, were greeted with a drink and even though we arrived after breakfast hours we were able to have a small meal (didn't even have to ask for... More 

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HotelManatus, Public Relations Manager at Manatus Hotel, responded to this review

At Hotel Manatus we really enjoyed reading such detailed descriptions of the experiences of our guests. If you want to relive this experience, we will be more than happy to have you again in our hotel. Always welcome! More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Breakfast
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A room at Manatus Hotel begins with an extraordinary sense of peace and comfort. Your guest room is designed to inspire, its beauty connects you with the surrounding environment of a wildlife sanctuary and the water canals, while ensuring your comfort and convenience. Here at Manatus Hotel, the first class experience is the rule rather than the exception. We offer all the possibilities for family getaways, romantic escapades, vacations and wildlife adventures. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Manatus Hotel

Address: | located 3 minutes from the Tortuguero National Park, Tortuguero 454-4005, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Tortuguero
Price Range: $277 - $401 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Manatus Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Manatus Hotel Tortuguero
Manatus Hotel Costa Rica/Tortuguero
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