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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you love nature and the sound of Howler monkeys in the early morning then this is a great place to stay. If you don't care that the shower in your jungle bungalow doesn't drain well, then you will be OK in this older resort. We really enjoyed the hotel despite the maintenance issues. Nature was all around. The pool... More 

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Thank Sandy B
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this hotel with my father, my brother and my nephew. Hotel is very old hotel, the rooms are decrepit (the pics online are definitely not a fair representation of reality) and the restaurant terribly expensive (they made us pay $7 dollars for 4 burnt slices of bacon). On the bright side, the location is great. I will not however... More 

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Thank Flavio P
St. Petersburg, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great property with tropical foliage and wildlife including monkeys, birds, etc. wonderful staff in reception and dining! Rooms need some updating but they were clean and had a nice balcony with ocean view. Close to park, beaches, restaurants, walkable but we had a rental car and drove mostly.

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016 via mobile

I was familiar with Byblos before booking an extended weekend there. We had stopped there in the past to watch monkeys or grab a pizza to go. But honestly, I was not so sure about staying there. However, they had a great special going for a steal and I figured it was worth a try. We stayed in a bungalow... More 

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Thank Ashlea D
California
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55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

Situated about 5km from the park entrance the Byblos was a nice, comfortable hotel. There is free wifi in rooms, air conditioning, a refrigerator, coffee maker, and microwave. Rooms were also clean and pleasantly decorated. The pool area is next to their main restaurant and surrounded on two sides by the rainforest. The restaurant also makes terrific pizzas. Many of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

The hotel was very nice, good location, good rooms, helpful staff. The gardens are full of animals as if you are at the national park. The resterant was good with a nice view and by the pool. The parking was very close and accessible.

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Thank naomigoldfinger
Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Okay. So my daughter and I were missing the jungle and just needed to see monkeys. So...we took off to Manuel Antonio and stayed at Byblos specifically for this reason. We were surprised!! This is one of the oldest hotels in Manuel Antonio, and while we have eaten at Bybos and visited the bar on occasion in the past, we... More 

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Thank Wanda D
Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

We stayed in a bungalow, highly recommended. It was set back in a jungle atmosphere. We saw squirrel monkeys, heard howler monkeys in the early morning, and saw an agouti. The bungalow was large and had everything we needed. It was great to have a front porch to sit and enjoy nature. We stayed during rainy/low season and were the... More 

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Thank saucypezgirl
Province of Cartago, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Overall a very nice hotel. I stayed at a bungalow, it did look bigger in the picture, but still, it was ok. Nice staff (I almost forget my charger and thay call me before we left), nice food, nice pool. The thing i liked the most was the vegetation and the green areas, they are amazing. It has a good... More 

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Thank Laura G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

I was lucky enough to stay with my wife at one of the bungalows they offer for rent, and I haven't had such a relaxing trip, feeling disconnected with the world for a few days. The little houses amongst trees and intricate walkways makes it feel as if you were really staying in the middle of a jungle. The accommodations... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Casino and Gambling
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Byblos offers all the amenities and comforts of a three-star boutique resort, while conserving the essence of jungle style lodging. All rooms are spacious offering ample views of the local Wildlife and Garden Areas or Pacific Ocean. Accommodations feature air conditioning, telephone, cable TV, safe box, hair dryer, mini-refrigerator, microwave and coffeemaker. Free gated parking and wireless internet access is available, as well as our poolside Bistro Pizzeria, Billfish Sportsbar and air conditioned Casino. Close to all tours, attractions, spas and local restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Byblos Resort & Casino

Address: Km. 4 Carretera Principal de Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: $95 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Byblos Resort & Casino 3.5*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Byblos Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park
Byblos Resort And Casino
Byblos Resort & Casino Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
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#3 Top resorts Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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