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    El Mangroove, Autograph Collection

    Gulf of Papagayo Guanacaste Costa Rica | Papagayo Bay, Playa Panama 50503, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good23%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “boutique hotel” (29 reviews)
    “juan diego” (20 reviews)
    “liberia airport” (50 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
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    Kids Club
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    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 days ago

    We held our wedding at El Mangroove the Saturday before Thanksgiving, and were very happy with how they handled every aspect of our stay. The location is super convenient, since we had parents not used to international travel, and it was easy to have them...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I hope this review is informative and helps with your decision. This is a fabulous hotel. It is small, quaint and relaxing and is the closest resort to Liberia airport at about a 20 minute drive. You drive up and the “lobby” is outside. You...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We truly loved the hotel’s architecture as well as it natural surrounding. Sunset over the gulf was magical. Service and amenities including bikes and kayaks are excellent and breakfast is fantastic. Had a mini accident during our stay and the resident medic Jurgen was unbelievably...More

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    Response from ConciergeEH, Guest Relations Manager at El Mangroove, Autograph CollectionResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest: Greetings from El Mangroove! We appreciate your time sharing your experience with others, it means a lot reading reviews as your , when you clearly experience the hospitality from El Mangroove family, our employees makes very proud. Your feedback will be shared with...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I loved El Mangroove. We opted for the all inclusive package, and if you like to have a few beers with lunch and dinner, then it's the best way to go, especially since everything really was included - no annoying exclusions. The...More

    Thank Jack L
    Response from ConciergeEH, Guest Relations Manager at El Mangroove, Autograph CollectionResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Jack & Christina: Greetings from El Mangroove! We appreciate your time sharing your experience with others, it means a lot reading reviews as yours, when you clearly experience the hospitality from El Mangroove family, our employees makes very proud. Thank you for staying at...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This is a relatively high-end boutique hotel on the beach just west of the Liberia airport. It is just north of Playa Hermosa, but not really within walking distance of anything. The beach on this part of the coast is very dark sand, almost black....More

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    Response from ConciergeEH, Guest Relations Manager at El Mangroove, Autograph CollectionResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear John: Greetings from El Mangroove! We appreciate your time sharing your experience with others, it means a lot reading reviews as yours , when you clearly experience the hospitality from El Mangroove family, our employees makes very proud. Your comments, details and feedback will...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • $270 - $737 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 85
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    • Location
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    • Gulf of Papagayo >
    • Playa Panama
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    • El Mangroove, Autograph Collection Costa Rica/Playa Panama, Guanacaste
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    Njamessimpson
    December 10, 2017|
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    Response from scagnetti | Reviewed this property |
    As a person who can't stand Disneyland, or Disneyworld, or DisneyUniverse---what ever it is called---you have gone beyond my expertise. I do like kids though. I think your other answer about kayaking the Bay is terrific... More
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    October 21, 2017|
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    Dear Fernando: In Costa Rica , generally we have two seasons, from May til November is our rainy season, however during the month of July we have a little summer called "El Niño" , overall is sunny in the morning and late... More
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    October 17, 2017|
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    Response from ConciergeEH | Property representative |
    Dear Guest: Greetings from El Mangroove! We will suggest to make reservation in advance, we do not have any restrictions , specially those dates are Spring Break and we are getting fully committed already. Please visit... More
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    "If you like Marriott then I suggest you give this property a try."
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    "Don't waste the extra money on getting the balcony rooms, they don't have beach views anyway!"
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