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    Makanda by the Sea

    Main Road to Manuel Antonio Park | 800 meters from Plaza Vista, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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          $300
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          Overview
          • Excellent72%
          • Very good16%
          • Average6%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible3%
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          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
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          Reviewed March 19, 2014

          We just came back from vacationing in Costa Rica and stayed at the Makanda. The service was superb and the food was amazing. Clean, full kitchen not that you would want to cook, but to be able to make a full pot of coffee in...More

          2  Thank Ritt13
          Reviewed March 17, 2014

          Let me start by saying that my wife and I were off the beaten track for 12 days and then came to Manuel Antonio to have a 5 star lux, on grid experience before going home so we may be a bit tainted. First off,...More

          2  Thank SagehenTraveler
          Reviewed March 11, 2014

          During our 12 day vacation in Costa Rica, we stayed in 6 hotels. Makanda by the Sea was by far the best hotel! The rooms are set within the jungle with spectacular views. The pool, unlike others, gets deep! there are few guests due to...More

          1  Thank JazzManSeattle
          Reviewed March 9, 2014

          My boyfriend and I spent a week at Makanda by the sea and had an amazing time. Before we even arrived, Leo was incredibly helpful in making our reservations and answering my many (many) questions while we decided where to stay. Makanda's property is beautiful,...More

          2  Thank Alyssa K
          Reviewed March 5, 2014

          During our 21 day honeymoon in Costa Rica we saved The Makanda for our grand finale and we were not disappointed. Our villa was beautiful. The bed was very comfortable. The staff superb. All of our needs were met. Thank you Leo and Darvin for...More

          1  Thank Shay J
          Parador Resort and Spa
          2,349 reviews
          #10 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio National Park
           
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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Spa
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • $245 - $445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #8 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
          • #10 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
          • #12 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 27
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Puntarenas >
          • Manuel Antonio National Park
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          • Makanda By The Sea Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park ,
          • Makanda By The Sea Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
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          Traveler (553)
          Room & Suite (276)
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          Dining (32)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Patrick T
          How would one go about booking the flight from San Jose to Quepos? I checked orbitz and there is no such flights, are their specific sites for those flights?
          May 8, 2017|
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          Response from MAKANDAFAMILY | Property representative |
          Dear Patrick! Sansa Airlines do several trips to Quepos Airport. Let us know your arrival time so we can arrange transfer to Hotel. Have a save trip!
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          Patrick T
          Is the San Jose airport the only airport closest to makanda? Is it not possible to fly into quepos? That's still about 3 hours away, how do we go about booking accommodations to get to the hotel if we do not want to rent a car?
          May 3, 2017|
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          Response from MAKANDAFAMILY | Property representative |
          Buenas tardes! You can check or google Nature Air or Sansa Costa Rica. Feel free to send your arrival itinerary I can check local flights or help you book private ground transportation in the worst case...
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          Ian S
          Does the snorkelling actually exist and do they have equipement or is it better to take your own ?
          March 13, 2017|
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          Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
          Take your own.
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          "Private pool room is amazing but expensive. We got a discount during rainy season/outside of high season."
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          "The villas are so beautiful but if you have a smaller budget delux studio 11 is really lovely"
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          "all rooms. I can't see how any would be a bad choice"
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          "I think the studio rooms are updated, but the villas have more privacy and more animal interaction I think!"
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