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Gaia Hotel & Reserve

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Wow! One of the best hotels I ever been too. Lots of lush gardens with wild Sloths, Macaw and Toucans and Iguanas. I love the terraced zero edge pools overlooking the ocean. Simply sublime. The restaurant has lots of gourmet food and also lots of vegan and vegetarian dishes. Five star food all with an open air view of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I stayed at this hotel for 10 days and couldn't have been more pleased. The staff was wonderful and incredibly friendly and the food was delicious! I'd highly recommend staying here. They provided shuttle services to and from the beach/National park which make local travel a lot easier.

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Franklin, Oh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good and healthy breakfast options would highly recommend very romantic atmosphere and beautiful scenery A must visit prices are reasonable food is great service is very good too Probably need to take a taxi or ride the bus depending upon where you are but its worth it

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Oh God, this was one of the best experience ever, maybe the best! Our room was amazing, the service is wonderful and the 24 hours pool it's an amazing idea. We had Nico as our concierge and this young boy was exceptional, all the questions we had he answered with the right way, he helped us with tour's and dinner... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everyone was friendly and helpful. They went above and beyond to get my questions answered or to provide service. The preserve was also amazing and the guide for the preserve showed so much passion. The hotel is doing wonderful things for their guest and for the plants and animals of Costa Rica.

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Thomas F, Owner at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this review

Thanking our recent guests for their wonderful 5 star comments on this TripAdvisor forum. Gaia is all about service and we are thrilled that you experienced such a perfect level during your stay with us. Thanks for sharing and we hope to see you again in the not too distant future. More 

San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the BEST hotels we've ever been to. Not only the place is beautiful, surrounded by nature, with a great view and luxurious, environmental friendly rooms, but also the customer service was over the top. Every single employee in the hotel made us feel welcome and helped to make our time at Gaia hotel just perfect. We are from... More 

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Thomas F, Owner at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this review

We are so happy that you stayed with us and that your experience was nothing short of 5 star. Se are proud to have chosen Costa Rica for our Gaia project and proud to have such wonderful guests such as yourselves come and experience the magic we have created here. Thank you for sharing on this TripAdvisor forum. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The property is set in a lush forest, atop a hillside, with great views of the surrounding mountain range, and the ocean. The service provided by the staff was exceptional. My wife and I will definitely return.

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Thomas F, Owner at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this review

And certainly, we can not wait for your return to us. We can not wait to count you among the numerous repeat guests that come year after year. Thank you for sharing your experience on this TripAdvisor forum. More 

Long Island, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Gaia in early July with our family of 4 including 2 children ages 16 and 18. We could not have been more pleased with the accommodations and service. Our personal concierge Nico was terrific, and he helped us out with a booking misunderstanding by offering our kids their own room to accommodate us. The grounds are beautiful... More 

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Thomas F, Owner at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this review

Thank you.....Thank you.....We are thrilled with your words in your very kind review and thank you for taking your personal time to share with others on this TripAdvisor forum.. Gaia is a very special place but not as special as guests like yourselves. More 

Atlanta, Georgia
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Gaia Hotel and Reserve was an absolutely amazing place to stay. From the shuttle waiting for us at the airport to the muffins waiting for us when we left, Gaia took care of everything we needed. Special thanks to Nico, Josue, and Guillermo and the entire staff for creating an amazing trip and showing us Costa Rica. I would come... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tucked away in the side of a hill, the Gaia H & R is a respite from the world and all its cares. Other reviews have covered most of what I would say; nevertheless, it should be stated again, the service, from the moment you enter the compound until the minute you depart, is 5 star+++. Every individual we encountered... More 

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Thomas F, Owner at Gaia Hotel & Reserve, responded to this review

Thanking our recent guest for such a wonderful 5 star review on this TripAdvisor forum. We count you among our greatest guest and we loved being able to spoil you while in our home. Thank you for coming and thank you for sharing your experience in this space. We would love to see you again in the not too distant... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Gaia Hotel, Manuel Antonio's only 5-star resort and dining. Bask in our infinity-edge pools, dash Aveda bath salts into your Jacuzzi and relax enjoying the jungle and ocean views. Rooms feature A/C, cable, flat screen TVs, portable phones, home entertainment units, internet connectivity, coffee-maker, mini-bar, safety box, hairdryer, 24/7 room service and full spa services. Your personal valet sees to your needs, and our Nature Guide hosts an exclusive tour of our 12-acre Nature Reserve. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gaia Hotel & Reserve

Address: Km 2.7 Carretera Quepos a Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park 6350, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: $178 - $530 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Gaia Hotel & Reserve 4.5*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Gaia Hotel And Reserve
Gaia Hotel & Reserve Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
Hotel Style:
#1 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#1 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#2 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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