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

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

We spent 5 days in this Garden of Eden slice of paradise. From the moment the hotel car service picked us up from the airport to when we had to sadly say goodbye, our entire experience was absolutely perfect. The hotel is set within a private expansive rainforest directly on a picturesque beach. This unique location makes for amazing surprise... More 

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New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

What a fantastic boutique hotel set within a private and lush rainforest. From the moment we got dropped off at the outdoor reception and boarded a golf cart for the ride to our room, driven by the wonderfully attentive Ariele, we knew we found a home away from home. We were in bldg 3 which was down by the small... More 

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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

Let me start with the words FIRST CLASS. This was my families second visit to this property. This time we went with a group of 21 people. Eleven were children. The service was absolutely amazing. From the moment we arrived the staff was so wonderful. Alex and Robin remembered all all kids name in the first few days. They made... More 

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

First of all- go there! Second of all- Go there! This property is beautiful- of course. I have so much to say that I will only pick out a few top things or you will give up reading.... 1. Five star- five leaf. What is five leaf you may ask? It means that those who built and own this property... More 

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Glencoe, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Perfect location. What more can you ask for, balcony overlooking Paciific sunsets, jacuzzi on the balcony, monkey families playing in the trees, and the sound of the surf! Not bad. Spa service is very good. Dining is excellent

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We flew here after having spent 3 great days at Arenal and this place was simply fabulous. At check-in, we were upgraded to an ocean-view premium suite which IMHO was simply the best room on the premises. We enjoyed the food; the pool-side breakfasts were simply delicious. Both beaches are great - the isolated beach that only hotel guests can... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014 via mobile

I chose to go back to this resort after staying here last year. Although I fly by the seat of my pants and tend to book things last minute I didn't get the room I wanted, that being said. There are no bad rooms. This resort is built into the natural lush surroundings and you feel like you are high... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

We have just returned from Costa Rica and our last 3 nights were at the Arenas del Mar hotel. We really had no idea what we were in for as a friend of ours told us to stay here. We were greeted by such a friendly staff who made us feel very comfortable right away. We had a challenge with... More 

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Cayuga S, Manager at Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Resort, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, responded to this review

Dear Bob E: Happy new year to your and your family from Arenas del Mar in Manuel Antonio. Thanks for writing the first review of the year. We were thrilled to see so many of the names of our management staff and staff members in your review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us so much... More 

New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

This was billed as one of the top resorts in Costa Rica, so we booked a Superior Room - Ocean View through hotels.com for about US$400 per night. We were upgraded to a suite in the 100 building, which was close to the small beach and bar/cafe, but had an almost completely obstructed view of the ocean. We decided the... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Spent 4 days at this slice of paradise with my family. The food was great the resort was tiny and intimate the service was phenomenal. The views and the monkeys were spectacular ! It was amazing to sit on the beach and have sloths and monkeys above your head. The resort restaurant was very good and they made good accommodations... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • 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: $238 - $530 (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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