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“Simplistic luxury”
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Hotel El Manglar
Ranked #2 of 6 Playa Grande B&B and Inns
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8 reviews
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“Simplistic luxury”
Reviewed February 24, 2009

We arrived at El Manglar having had an awful experience at the surf camp next door. The room we were offered was the same price and a flea ridden cabina next door and 100 times more comfortable and clean. Our room was on 2 levels with a sleeping area mazanine. The bathroom was clean and more than sufficient for our needs. We also had a comfortable lounge area. The staff were low key but welcoming and friendly with helpful advice about loal taxis etc. The complex itself was chilled, quiet and laid back. Not ideal for party animals but good for couples and families. We were really impressed with our stay at El Manglar. I'd recommend it to anyone....oh did I mention the beach is a minute's walk away???

  • Stayed December 2007, traveled as a couple
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Property: Hotel El Manglar
Address: Palm Beach Estates Lot 147, Playa Grande 50308, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Grande
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 6 B&Bs / Inns in Playa Grande
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel El Manglar 3*
Number of rooms: 11
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel El Manglar is proudly managed by three costarican brothers and sister, that will make sure you have an enjoyable experience during your vacations. The hotel is suited with all you need to experience the beach life, enjoy nature and the beauty of life.We look forward to making your stay as unique, as comfortable and as memorable as possible. We’ll be delighted to share and show you all the beauty of our coast, enjoy surfing, our country and make sure that our favorite phrase is accomplished……all our friends always come back… ... more   less 
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