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Bogota, Colombia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

The place is great. They have all what you need for an hotel. Friendly staff, Good A/C, nice and clean rooms, ood pool and immerse in the local fauna. If you do not have a private car it takes some effort to get there (in our case travelling with a big bus we could not get up to the entrance... More 

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Brussels
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

We expected more after a week of adventure travel and simple hotels. We were looking forward to a bit more luxury. Half the building seemed under repairs. The entire hotel appears worn and tired. Yes the view of the beach is lovely and the men at the bar gracious, but breakfast was boring. If you do not eat eggs, then... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016

I stayed here for two nights as part of my group tour. It was one of my favourite hotels on the trip. First, be forewarned, it doesn't really have anything nearby within walking distance unless you want to walk on the road and for about 20ish minutes. There's also a very steep hill you must climb up to get to... More 

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Adjuntas, Puerto Rico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Stayed for 3 nights at the beginning of our trip. It took us from Santamaria airport about 2.5 hours to get there and unfortunately we got there at night. I say unfortunately because the lighting in the road that took us from Quepos downtown to the hotel was limited in addition at night it was almost impossible to see the... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015 via mobile

Hotel setting is great , basic but clean . Views amazing . Bar lacks drinks other than rum or vodka . Food was pretty average , chips are cold when served and waiting times can be long . That aside worth staying just eat and drink out . Bus at bottom of hill goes to town very cheaply , taxi... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

Great place, Jose, Andreas and Erick were great guys and do a great job, food and pool excellent, definitely go back. Being off season made it my own little paradise! Had breakfast with the owner before we left, great lady, just wished we could've stayed longer! Prices were cheap too

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

Hotel location is up on a hill, being high up it has an incredible view of the ocean! Great little breakfast option pool-side, with that view is just stunning. No bugs in the room which was great, was on the first floor of the lower level. Room wasn't too fancy at all, very basic. Staff was great Just a 5-10... More 

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Houston, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

Our stay here was fun. The property is nice. We had issues with our A/c so they upgraded our room. Great view from the balcony. I cannot say enough good things about the staff! Edgar greeted us at check in and helped to arrange our tours. Christian helped us at the bar when we first arrived. .turns out he is... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015 via mobile

Good mid price option. Nice rooms, excellent sea views and breakfast included. Restaurant is a little disappointing. Bit of a walk from the main road where you can get the bus to Manuel Antonio / beach / park. Steep hill and poorly lit at night but that's why the prices are reasonable.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

The hotel is comfortable, but not fancy. We had a nice time and the staff was really friendly. The only bad thing was finding the hotel, as it is located in a small street our gps couldn't find. Once we were there, the view and the accommodation made it worth.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel California, Ocean View hotel !!! Great place to experience the peace of paradise and the thrill of local attractions. Located in beautiful Manuel Antonio with awesome views of the Pacific Ocean from our 12 Deluxe rooms and mountain view from our 15 Standard rooms.Our rooms are very comfortable & spacious with complete privacy, balcony, air conditioning, satellite television, telephones, hot water and mini- refrigerators.The hotel features a variety of services including honeymoon packages, surfing and sport fishing, canopy tours, Estuary Tours, White Water Rafting, Sailing Tours and can arrange for any other activities you might be looking for during your vacation in Costa Rica. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel California

Address: 200 mts east from Blue Monkey Hotel, Manuel Antonio National Park 60601, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: $103 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel California 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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Hotel California Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
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