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8 Bedrooms, 9 Bathrooms, Sleeps 18
Manuel Antonio, Province of Puntarenas

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skygirlie...
madison, wi
1 review
“Costa Rican villa with monkeys, comfort, views and style!!!”
Reviewed January 20, 2011 for a stay in January 2011

My fiancé and I rented three houses in a row (jacana, manakin, and tanager) for us and our wedding guests for a week's stay. Everyone was floored by the beauty of the houses, the views, the numerous daily monkey visitors and accessibility to town. This was our second stay with Manuel Antonio estates mostly because our first experience was so wonderful! Needless to say, our second was even better! The staff is courteous, jovial and friendly, eager to help and exceptionally resourceful. The housekeeper clean the houses daily, the reception bends over backwards to help organize activities and the spa ammenities are unparalleled with highly skilled masseuses and yoga/pilots classes offered nearly daily.
I would live there year 'round if I could!!!

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Traveling group: Friends
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Young singles Friends getaway
A romantic getaway People with disabilities
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Families with teenagers Tourists
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beto2783
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Reviewed November 11, 2013 for a stay in November 2013
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Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   No.
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Management Response
Nov 10, 2013
Estimado Beto,

En nombre de todo el personal quiero comunicarle que sentimos mucho de que su estadía en nuestra casa no haya estado dentro de sus expectativas.

Sus comentarios son muy importantes para nosotros, y los vemos como oportunidad para mejorar nuestros servicios. Tratamos de hacer siempre lo mejor para que nuestros huéspedes estén felices y se sientan bien en nuestras casas, y realmente siento mucho no haber logrado que su grupo se sientiera satisfecho con el servicio brindado o con las instalaciones.

Realmente tuve la impresión de que todo estuviera bien cuando nos conocimos el día sábado en persona, y les pregunté como estuvo todo en la casa, me contestaron que todo estaba bien, y nos sorprende ver estos comentarios después de su partida. Nos hubiera gustado saber en el momento de cualquier inquietud o problema, así nos hubiera dado la oportunidad de tratar de cambiar algunas cosas para que estén más a su gusto, como el cambio de toallas o jabones.

Debido a la geografía de Manuel Antonio, la mayoría de las casa e incluso hoteles cuentan con muchas escaleras o cuestas, ya que es un área montañosa y cubierto de bosque. Debido al hecho que su grupo fue compuesto de adultos jovenes no sentimos que fuera necesario mencionar ese punto, pero sí informamos grupos con adultos o niños del hecho. En muchos años de rentar Villa Manakin a huéspedes felíces, que incluso vuelven año por año a visitarnos, nunca ha ocurrido un accidente en la piscina.

Además pensamos que su grupo iba a quedar agradecido por el hecho de que autorizabamos un late check out para que pudieran ver el partido, y eso aunque tuvieramos huéspedes entrando el mismo día de su salida.

Cualquier consulta o comentario que tenga, por favor déjemelo saber.

Atentamente,

Dorit Wendrock
Manuel Antonio Estates
TOLL FREE 1800.381.3770
Office Phone 011 (506) 2777.3339
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Oscar S
Guadalupe, San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
Reviewed April 1, 2013 for a stay in March 2013
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Traveling group: Large Group
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Management Response
Mar 31, 2013
Oscar, muchas gracias! Y ojalá vuelvan pronto a Manuel Antonio Estates.
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miluska c
Quebec City, Canada
1 review
Reviewed February 26, 2013 for a stay in February 2013
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Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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