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Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We LOVED our experience here at Arenas del Mar! We have stayed in many opulent and extravagant hotels over the years, but this was our most memorable and enjoyable hotel stay, not for it's opulence, but for it's understated beauty and for the wonderful staff....More

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Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

My dad and I spent 4 days/nights in this hotel, and before arriving had a broad impression of what it would be like, yet it far exceeded our expectations. From the beginning nothing was any trouble to ANY of the staff we met. There was...More

2  Thank SarahFenwick
Response from Cayuga S, Manager at Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest ResortResponded February 6, 2018

Great to hear that we managed to exceed your expectations, Sarah. We’ll pass your kind comments onto our staff too – it’s always motivating to receive such positive feedback. It sounds like you’re beach lovers so definitely made a good choice to stay with us...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I spent 5 days at Arenas del Mar after my Costa Rica round trip. The idea was to unwind and see some more animals, mainly sloths. I chose this hotel because of its great reviews and I agree with them. The location is amazing. You...More

1  Thank GlobetrotterGrl8952
Reviewed 6 days ago

People: Most notable was the amazing attitude of the staff. We felt like we were leaving old friends with a couple of them (mostly Jason and Esteban). Everyone spoke English and eagerly welcomed my dismal Spanish. Dining: Fantastic, the plantain crusted grilled tuna was prepared...More

3  Thank JorMolchan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Hotel is a must. Beginning with the kind and helpful staff, this hotel is in one of the best locations in Manoel Antonio. The rooms are spacious and comfortable, some with amazing views. But what really takes the cake is location location location. Apart...More

Thank Renata R
Response from Cayuga S, Manager at Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest ResortResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review, Renata. Glad you loved our location – we’re certainly lucky to be where we are in Manuel Antonio. Did you know we’re the only hotel in the whole town with direct beach access? Our spot at the end of the beach...More

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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$369 - $736 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#2 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#2 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#3 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$369 - $736 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#2 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#2 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#3 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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oliash0602
April 11, 2018|
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Response from tjf2427mbr | Reviewed this property |
We did not. Our travel agent had already arranged our whitewater raft and zip line tour.
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rosewooddesign
March 28, 2018|
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Response from Kirsten G | Reviewed this property |
Hi again - how old are your children? The suites accommodate a max of 3 adults.
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rosewooddesign
March 28, 2018|
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Response from use2Blucky | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure what to recommend. Sorry. It was just my wife and I and we splurged and had an Ocean View Premium Suite. It was very spacious with a king bed. I would ask the staff. Very helpful and straight forward. The online... More
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"Upper level rooms offer best views"
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"The buildings next to the pools may not be as private or quiet; but they are also on the beach."
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"The views from Arenas del Mar are incredible, a room with an ocean view is highly recommended if it's..."
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"Room 401 had a beach view. Very peaceful sitting area to watch the white faced capuchins play in the morning..."
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