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Manoas

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La Union Road, Uvita 60504, Costa Rica (Formerly Villas de las Aves)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a gem of a place. It is only a couple of miles off the main highway but you feel like you're in the middle of an Amazon rainforest. And you have all the amenities one could want - pool, river(s), AC, gourmet kitchen, great balcony with dining and seating. Dos Rios (the big house) has four bedrooms. Our whole... More 

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Estes Park, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Owner - manager Steve was helpful and welcoming. When we left something behind he immediately contacted us and sent it ahead. Lots of birds. Quite a bit above Uvita so it's cooler and quiet. The pool is very nice and easily accessed. Kitchen and rooms are well designed and appointed. Our only complaint was that the bathroom is downstairs by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We rented the large house for our entire family and we fell in love with this place!! Fantastic views, lovely river and forest, great pool, incredibly well equipped kitchen, comfortable beds and rooms, flexibility from the owner, and proximity to Uvita center, Ojochal and Dominical. We cannot say enough about this gorgeous house. We were curious so we checked out... More 

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Braunschweig, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It was a great stay at Manoas. We had 2 wonderful days. Steve and his crew are very nice and helpful with organisation. The Tents are just amazing, super clean and spacious . You wake up with the noise of the nature. Amazing! The breakfast is really good and typical Costa Rica. We really enjoyed this place.

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Carlsbad, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Manoas is a secret treasure! Steve was so kind and helpful. He has created a beautiful, private paradise with clean and well-stocked villas. The villa we stayed in had everything from a private hot tub to a comfy bed. We awoke to the sound of the howlers nearby and the river below, so peaceful. We wish that we could have... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

We stayed at the Casa del Rio at Manoas with four families. The house was impeccably clean, the rooms were perfectly sized with every amenity of the highest quality, and you could tell that every detail had been thought of to make our stay comfortable. The owners even went out of their way to make sure we had pack n... More 

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Atenas, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Manoas offers the perfect balance of modern comfort and exotic nature. It is tucked away in the deep green hillside, while just minutes from some of the most stunning beaches in Costa Rica. We stayed in Casa Rio this time with a group of friends, and I can't imagine a better location for such a trip. Our four small families... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Excellent accommodations, with plenty to see and explore. Stunning views of the Jungle with the sights and sound of wildlife all around; and only a short walk to town. Steve was a fantastic and friendly host. We especially enjoyed the world class breakfast every morning.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

If I could give 5+ rating, I would. This property was every bit as beautiful as we thought it would be, and so much more. The villa: (in short-- luxurious, comfortable, spacious) We stayed in the two-bedroom house, which was gorgeous. Spacious, very clean, extremely comfortable. Luxury. We had two bedrooms upstairs, each with a comfortable king size bed (they... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

This property is the best place to lay your head whilst staying in Uvita. The staff greets you with a smile and the land is beautiful. I couldn't recommend a better place to stay while visiting this amazing city.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Manoas (Formerly Villas De Las Aves) has undergone an extensive renovation. We now offer a large 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom house with gourmet kitchen, laundry room with washer & dryer, lounge/TV area and open air dining area all overlooking the river. We also offer both one bedroom & 2 Bedroom villas with kitchen, lounge, TV, washer & dryer, private jacuzzi and sundeck. All villas are fully air conditioned and close to the pool. WiFi is available throughout the property. Private parking is located right next to each house. Staff are onsite. ***A new addition to the property, are 4 luxury Safari tents. Each tent is complete with a luxurious King sized bed, full bathroom, and viewing deck with lounge chairs and shade umbrella. The camping tents offer an accommodation that is just as comfortable as the villas, but brings you a step closer to the jungle around you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Manoas

Address: La Union Road, Uvita 60504, Costa Rica (Formerly Villas de las Aves)
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Uvita
Price Range: $72 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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