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Cabinas Espadilla

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Roermond, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016

The staff were friendly and accommodating. The room was large enough but a little outdated. The location was ideal - only a 3 minute walk to the nearest beach and restaurants, as well as a 5 minute walk (at most) to the national park. Breakfast, served across the street at the hotel, was very good.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

You will find there the most unfriendly ticos ever. We have been having an amazing time for 2 weeks meeting wonderful people, until we arrived to the front desk there Theres no hot water in the rooms, it is basically a hostel with ridiculous price. Location is perfect though Across the street there is a hostel $12/ night. you will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

The cabinas are the cheaper sister to the Hotel of same name but we liked the cabinas better - they were laid out in gardens, very relaxed and nice pool. You can walk to the hotel for happy hour and brekkie (included in price as in most hotels in country.) A short walk to the National Park which was wonderful... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015 via mobile

Just 5 minutes walk from Manuel Antonio Park entrance and 2 minutes through hotel ground grounds to beach, great location. Large ed clean cool rooms with a fridge. Friendly staff,lovely grounds which attracts local wildlife and small pool for a dip after a day in the park or a day on the beach which is stunning. Breakfast is good with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

The hotel was nice and the breakfast was really good. They have a nice pool with a swim up bar. My only complaint is that the wifi is basically non-existent in the rooms, you pretty much have to use it in the common areas.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

Really nice place for a vacation getaway... We enjoyed lot our stay. The place was really good for a weekend getaway. We did enjoy being in the cabin because we had all amenities that are needed. The best is having everything nearby. The Manuel Antonio Nation Park was so near that we didn't use the car during the weekend. Price,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

We stayed in the cabinas because there were no rooms left in the hotel. The cabinas had a small kitchen which we did not use for cooking, but did use the refrigerator for keeping water and coconut cold. The rooms were average but adequate. The shower was hot and the pool was nice and warm. The grounds were nice to... More 

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Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

Well let me start saying those guys at the reception was reallllyy nice is always good and feel great when you received a good attention The hotel is clean and have a great location and the prices are very competitive But the best part for me was the breakfast Soooon GOODDDD Thank you all the crew we really enjoy it... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Cabinas Espadilla 3 days with a family of four. The location of Cabinas Espadilla is is superb - 5 minutes walking from the entrance to the Manuel Antonio national park, two minutes from the beach! Some cabins have kitchenettes and open up to a shared patio, some don't. It can get noisy with Costa Rican families chatting... More 

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Goldsboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This hotel provides great affordable options in the heart of Manuel Antonio. I found the room well apportioned with a kitchenette, refrigerator, well working AC and great bathroom. The hotel is only a short walk from the beach, national park and bus station to Quepos. The hotel has well maintained grounds with a beautiful pool. They also offer a great... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Espadilla Cabins is a beautiful little beach hotel located just one minute from the beach in Manuel Antonio. It has 16 units surrounded by beautiful gardens, a swimming pool and parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cabinas Espadilla

Address: 300 meters before Manuel Antonio Nal. | Park entrance, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: $107 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Cabinas Espadilla Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park
Cabinas Espadilla Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
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#17 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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