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El Mangroove, Autograph Collection

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews boutique hotel liberia airport costa rica long pool sitting room sliding glass door all inclusive option breakfast included resort fee public beach recommend el pool chairs beautiful property open air minutes from the airport water sports main restaurant
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited El Mangroove two weeks prior to Christmas and had a fantastic time! The sleeping room (jr. suite) had a casual-luxurious feel, was spacious, clean and comfortable. The spa service was amazing. The common spaces, pool and beach were all beautiful. My only two...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed 4 nights in the hôtel, in a suite. The good point are : The outside architecture who is really nice. The New year's eve diner was great good food with free champagne Moet et Chandon until midnight for 135 $ per person and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank 874jeanmarcj
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently stayed here for 5 nights over the New Year. First impressions are that photographs don’t do the place justice. The design and setting of the hotel are very nice. Plenty of comments on here about the room layouts with the living area having no...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank stalig
Reviewed 1 week ago

El Mangroove is a beautiful property that blends in to the surroundings magically. I know some people aren’t fans of the suite layout with a separate sitting room that isn’t air conditioned but I personally liked it. There was a beautiful breeze, we could watch...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is impressive and modern with interesting decor. We booked a suite so our son could stay in the separate tv/sofa bed area - this worked well but there was no a/c in that section. We stayed here over New Year’s Eve - we...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Description
El Mangroove, Autograph Collection features boutique hospitality at its best. In this beach front hotel in Guanacaste, you will find everything Costa Rica has been missing. A new and fresh hotel concept that is More easily accessible, very attainable and naturally irresistible. Laid-back wholesome sexiness, in a service oriented setting, with impeccable amenities, natural furnishings, contemporary design, state of the art technology and upbeat yet chilling ambiances. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Sauna
Wheelchair access
Spa
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
85
Price range
$266 - $659 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
El Mangroove by Enjoy Hotels
Also Known As
El Mangroove, Autograph Collection Costa Rica/Playa Panama, Guanacaste
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo > Playa Panama
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
85
Price range
$266 - $659 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
El Mangroove by Enjoy Hotels
Also Known As
El Mangroove, Autograph Collection Costa Rica/Playa Panama, Guanacaste
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo > Playa Panama
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Traveler (873)
Room & Suite (259)
Pool & Beach (235)
Dining (113)
Amenities (81)
Family and Play Areas (9)
Business Center & Event Rooms (3)
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tiffanyc454
January 10, 2019|
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Response from Ronin28 | Reviewed this property |
Taxi was $35 for each way. However, you have to wait quite a bit until they show up at the hotel when going to the airport.
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AMWhittle
December 17, 2018|
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Response from spicytravelasian | Reviewed this property |
We came with another couple that brought their 8 y/o daughter. She met other children and played a lot in the pool with them. The beach is close by and this place does have a kids club that she enjoyed going to. It is... More
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karinasg26
November 19, 2018|
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Response from Ronin28 | Reviewed this property |
Small beach but still fun for kids. Black sand and some rocky areas. Bring water shoes.
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Room Tips
"ask to be i building 1 or 2 facing the garden or angle suite."
874jeanmarcj
1 week ago
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"Ask for a first floor room. The ground floor rooms are very exposed and everyone looks in when they walk..."
stalig
1 week ago
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"Get a room with the back side view of the mangrooves"
Ronin28
Oct 30, 2018
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"Close to the pool is convenient"
537jose
Oct 25, 2018
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