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Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort

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  • Excellent87%
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  • Average2%
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Reviewed May 20, 2015

Arenas is in one of the more built up areas of Costa Rica and one that we nearly avoided because we wanted to be more off the beaten track. That would have been a real mistake because the area has such a lot to see....More

5  Thank 4-go-travelling
Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

Arenas del Mar is hands down the best beach resort in Costa Rica(maybe even the world). I have been to Arenas del Mar 3 times now and I can't wait to go back. The staff are so friendly and fun to talk to, very attentive...More

3  Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed May 20, 2015

Arenas del Mar is a wonderful hotel. The rooms are expensive, but once you've paid, they don't try and get more money out of you by over charging for meals, or transport, so we appreciated that. The setting is out of Pirates of the Caribbean,...More

Thank Georgina A
Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

Where can I even begin? Never have I had a hotel experience that came ANYTHING close to our stay at Arenas Del Mar. I traveled with my husband, two young children and parents, and we all had an incredible time. The hotel is an experience...More

4  Thank AnnieOaklandN
Reviewed May 19, 2015

First off the staff here is FABULOUS!! Attentive and personable! We were in 403A...best room in the resort (honeymoon for us)!! The wild life we got to see was great! Close to MA...took a nature walk there... Recommend it. We had a monkey on the...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
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$369 - $733 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#2 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#2 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#3 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$369 - $733 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#2 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#2 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#3 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#3 On the Beach 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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