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Shana By The Beach, Hotel Residence & Spa

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“costa rica”(120 reviews)
“pool area”(46 reviews)
“biesanz beach”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have spent the best and most special weekend at the Shana hotel. A very clean property and well maintained. We have enjoyed every single moment especially the restaurant and the pool. You have to visit the private beach playa biesanz.

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Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed April 30, 2017

This was the last hotel on our tour of Costa Rica and was it ever the best! We stayed with 7 chaperones and 41 students and took up approximately half of the rooms. But it never felt that way. The manager and his staff greeted...More

5  Thank Christine R
Response from Shana-Management, Owner at Shana By The Beach, Hotel Residence & SpaResponded May 12, 2017

Dear Christine, Your review for us is one of the best reviews we ever received. Thank you so much for taking your personal time to write such a beautiful and long review. This will help many Tripadvisor readers in all over the world to know...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our first stop in Costa Rica and after traveling all day getting to Manuel Antonio we were greeted like family. It started as soon as we pulled into reception area with Alban, balaria and the other young gentleman at the reception welcoming me,...More

1  Thank deemal
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very beautiful hotel in Manuel Antonio with excellent staff. Our room DeLux was amazing. I loved the large bathroom with its special rain shower. Breakfast very correct and food by dinner and lunch is excellent. The hotel has a private access to a beautiful beach....More

Thank don0589
Reviewed 2 days ago

Service was perfect everywhere from the room, the reception to the bar and restaurant. Food is fantastic- mostly italian style. View is wonderful could observe many kind of birds, monkeys. The private beach associate with the hotel is a wonderful beach

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$117 - $363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#6 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#7 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#7 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$117 - $363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#7 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#7 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Stephanieb30123
March 4, 2018|
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Response from latinka2018 | Reviewed this property |
Our room did not have a jacuzzi !
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chopperz
February 22, 2018|
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Response from Shana-Management | Property representative |
Good morning! Absolutely!
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Capfamily
February 24, 2017|
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Response from Shana-Management | Property representative |
Dear Capfamily, Thank you for inquiring, and welcome to Shana By The Beach! As we are in high season, we highly recommend you to book all activities and transportation in advance. Our reservation manager Mr Albán Salazar... More
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"We appreciate resort 100 or 200 near the beach trail"
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"If you want an ocean view, request a room in the high-rise part of the hotel (approx. 8-10 floors). But, if..."
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"Junior suites are spacious and can accommodate 2 adults and 2 kids easily."
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"The beds are very stiff. It's not that big of a deal for my wife and I, but it may be to some."
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