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Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Resort, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

Great location, tucked on the side of a cliff running down to the beach. Breakfast each morning was wonderful, including the fresh juices. Rooms were a bit on the smaller side and slightly dated, but otherwise excellent.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

This is a wonderful place - the rooms are great (we had a suite but all the rooms are good), the surroundings are beautiful, the beach is stunning and the people who work there are second to none. There is a special ambience at Arenas Del Mar, not sure if its how much they care for their beautiful evironment or... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I stayed at Arenas del Mar in May 2012 and again this past April and I cannot describe enough how much I love this hotel! It's something you really need to see for yourself! It is beautiful and there is so much wildlife to see. There is a baby sloth outside the main lobby which I had to visit every... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

I really can't imagine staying anyplace else in Manuel Antonio. We had booked an Ocean View Superior Room and were upgraded to a suite upon arrival. Even without the upgrade, I'd still give Arenas del Mar a rave review. The property is truly magnificent and guest rooms were extremely comfortable and immaculate. The staff were consistently friendly, competent, and always... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

Would definitely return here. There is no other property like this in the area. Our room was stunning (building 2) staff was incredible. So willing to help us spot sloths monkeys etc. I got some incredible photos. Not 5 stars because the moved my friends family away from us without asking. They thought they were doing him a favor but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We were lucky enough to be given a fantastic room with amazing views over the beach and sea. The bathroom was huge as was the balcony with a hot tub. Wildlife including sloths and monkeys on your door step. Beaches close by and not really that far to walk. The accommodation at the far end by the smaller beach would... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

If you are considering a vacation in the MA area, look no further than this hotel. Not only are the grounds and rooms fabulous, but the service is the best we have experienced anywhere! The entire staff delivers service far exceeding what you typically receive in comparably priced hotels. Also if you are going to MA to experience wildlife, you'll... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Perfect location, excellent food, wonderfully friendly and helpful staff. Our family of 5 spent a week there this April and I couldn't say enough great things about Arenas Del Mar. Thank you Ariel, Alexander, Angel, Yahaira, Marcela, Oscar, William, etc. for making our stay so enjoyable. Hope to see you again soon!

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Westborough, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014 via mobile

This place is amazing! The staff are wonderful, genuinely friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. The rooms were quiet, clean, and beautiful. The bed and pillows incredibly comfortable, and the view spectacular. The beach is really pretty and there is plenty of shade if you don't enjoy baking in the sun. The restaurant is really good as well. But the best part... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Our family spent 3 nights at Arenas Del Mar at the end of our Costa Rica trip. It was by far the best place we stayed. The location is the best in Manuel Antonio--incredible view from the reception area, pool and restaurant. Some of the room are beachfront (rare in Manuel Antonio) and the others are a very short golf... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located within walking distance of Manuel Antonio National Park, Arenas Del Mar is an extraordinary beachfront and rainforest resort catering to travelers looking for more than the typical luxury hotel experience. Stunning, luxurious, and sustainable, our hotel has 38 rooms with exclusive beach and nature views, nestled in eleven acres of rainforest with private trails and two tree-shaded white sand beaches. Unique among the hotels in Manuel Antonio, our carbon-neutral property offers sustainable, luxurious lodging. As well, we are proud to be the first Costa Rican luxury hotel to have been awarded the Five Sustainability Leaf Award and a Five Star Award. With this stunning location and a myriad of personalized services, on-property activities and land and water-based tours catered for honeymooning couples and families alike, Arenas Del Mar is the perfect base for exploring on your Manuel Antonio vacation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Resort, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

Address: Punta Quepos, Manuel Antonio National Park 311-6350, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: $231 - $664 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Resort, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica 4.5*
Number of rooms: 38
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