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Jungle Beach Hotel at Manuel Antonio

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Berea, Kentucky
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If I could give this place 10 stars, I would! Victor was so helpful, Gabby, Annabelle, and Doris cooked a great breakfast by the pools with friendly and fast service. Delicious!!! And thanks to the included breakfast, we all skipped our lunches! Wilmer and Emilio were very helpful, as were every staff we encountered. A room with a view is...

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were disappointed with this lodging. The photos looked so much better than the actual place. The town is run-down and has poor restaurants. There were some scary looking characters loafing around the beach at night. The best thing is its proximity to Manual Antonio National Park.

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New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did enjoy this place but we had to the cross the road to actually get down to the beach - as we had 3 small children this was quite dangerous. You pretty much have to cross on the corner - there is hardly any side road so was dodgy. We were always nervous making the crossing - especially as...

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columbus, ohio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very small hotel, walking distance to the beach. We had the Presidential apartment, which was huge (2 bathrooms, kitchen), but not very well maintained.The roof was very thin and made out of metal and you could hear monkeys running on it at night..

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently spent 5 nights here and really enjoyed it. The location is ideal as it's a few minutes walk from the beach, about 5 minutes walk from a small area of restaurants, supermarkets, and souvenir shops, and about 10 minutes walk from the entrance to Manuel Antonio national park. The rooms are clean and pleasant and the breakfast is basic...

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Stuttgart
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

- Worst walue for money at our trip - extremly loud because of the street - room can not be full darkend - dirty bed linens - breakfast with deficites (low quality orange juice out of singel use plastic caps, dirty dishes, selectiom of only two fuits, bad coffee) - pool area not nice + only a few minutes walking...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is nice and close to the beach. The staff was really friendly. During breakfast you can see the monkeys jumping from the trees. The national park is close by and its about 10min walk to the park.

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Victoria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is across a busy road from the beach and is definitely in the jungle. A troop of howler monkeys passed through the trees outside our room while we were sitting on the deck. Would not recommend breakfast, even though it is included. Lots of stairs (50 to our room) so if you have a lot of luggage ask...

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Santa Ana, California
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed my stay here. Front desk is very helpful...all together the staff is amazing. They will help you with whatever one needs. It's a small hotel but it has the best location. It's footsteps from Manuel Antonio Nacional Park. Close to many restaurants, but hidden enough to make anyone feel that they are truly in the jungle. I will...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This hotel was really good, clean, hotel staff are friendly and helpful. We have decided to book a second night and they gave us a discount - very nice hotel! very close to the beach and close to the Manuel Antonio park

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Small hotel with 12 rooms featuring tropical murals. Just a 2 minute walk to the beach and a 15 minute walk to the Manuel Antonio National Park. Our proximity to the National Park, Pacific Ocean, and the lush jungle that surrounds us make our hotel a perfect daily visit for the three different species of monkeys in the area, including the Titi (Spider), White face, and Howler monkeys. We offer free buffet-style breakfast, WiFi, private parking with surveillance, 24 hour access to reception, daily room cleaning, and laundry services. All of our rooms are equipped with a refrigerator, cable TV, air conditioning, ceiling fan, safe box, hot water, bathroom set, and towels. Additionally, the studio room comes with kitchen appliances. A 5 minute walk from our hotel you have restaurants, supermarkets, shops and other recreational areas. Manuel Antonio offers a large variety of activities and tours for people of all fitness levels and ages, including wildlife viewing, white water rafting, zip-lines, countless water sports, horseback riding, fishing, among many other excursions for you to enjoy. We are more than happy to help with booking any tours or activities of your preference, as well as make transportation arrangements. Welcome to Jungle Beach Hotel, an ideal resting place between the tropical jungle and the pristine beaches of Costa Rica. Pura Vida! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jungle Beach Hotel at Manuel Antonio

Address: Main Road | 200 Mts From Espadilla Beach, Manuel Antonio National Park 60601, Costa Rica (Formerly Hotel Pura Selva)
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: $87 - $292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Jungle Beach Hotel at Manuel Antonio 2.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“If more than 4 people, check out the Villa”
 of 5 bubbles BillK419, Aug 16, 2016 | Read review
“get the suite”
 of 5 bubbles H8851JBjasonl, Jul 25, 2016 | Read review
“No elevator, get a ground level room if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles johnhP7259CJ, Jun 6, 2016 | Read review
“As most travelers are only there for a few nights - I'm sure every room is OK!”
 of 5 bubbles 337Chrissie70, May 11, 2016 | Read review
“If steps are an issue, you can't avoid them in the hotel so reduce the impact by staying on the lower level”
  • The in-house cat hangs out around the pool - he is clean and healthy
 of 5 bubbles car0st, May 8, 2016 | Read review
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