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Jungle Creek, El Gekko,Gated,A/C,King bed,pool

King bed, A/C, Kitchen, Living room area, WiFi
Very good
3 reviews
King bed, A/C, Kitchen, Living room area, WiFi
Living room area of El Gekko
Entrance steps from pool
Table under Rancho
Bathroom with large shower
White Face Monkey
Titi Monkeys hanging at the pool
Park and Main beach
Suzie, our very friendly dog
Mother and baby Sloth that lives in the trees by the pool
Front of Jungle Creek
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Studio, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Manuel Antonio, Province of Puntarenas
Come experience the beautiful Central Pacific beach town of Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica at Jungle Creek. Nestled in a quiet tropical setting, Jungle Creek Villas are private, secure, comfortable and fully furnished. The country's white sand beaches, Manuel Antonio National Park, shopping and local cuisine are located just minutes from the gated property.

El Gekko is located in front of the main residence. With approximately 700 square feet of living space, this unit features one bedroom, one bath, and a full eat in kitchenette, and living room with TV that has cable and DVD player. The kitchenette includes everything you need to enjoy a meal in. It has a full size refrigerator, two-burner stove top, microwave, toaster and coffee machine.

The studio has teak ceilings, stucco walls, and charming decorative details. It has beautiful l...
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About the Owner, Paula B
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Aug 2011
Overall rating: 4.9 / 5.0
Based on 16 reviews and 5 properties
Interaction with guests
We live on the on the property as your private concierge to help you with recommendations on restaurants, tours, live music, shopping etc. or anything you might need in room ie; towels, maintenance.....or a glass of wine!!!
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Listing #HL594785
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English first
Level 6 Contributor
37 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed February 10, 2016 for a stay in January 2016

for the most part, this property lived up to our expectations. el gekko is the smallest of four units on the site, being a studio with kitchen area, dining space, king-sized bed and a sitting area. there is plenty of hanging space and storage, including enough to store empty suitcases out of sight. the bathroom is compact, but it works...

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 23, 2015 for a stay in January 2015
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My husband and I stayed at Jungle Creek for our honeymoon. From the time we reserved the room in early October, Paula, the owner would respond to email questions within an hour or two and was soooooo incredibly helpful with setting up activities and trips for us to do while in Costa Rica. She knew all of the best people...

Brian P
Antigonish, Canada
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed April 7, 2014 for a stay in March 2014
people found this review helpful

Costa Rica is not an idlers vacation. There is so much to do and so much to see it helps to have a super comfy place and some one to help with arrangements. Paula and Clarke moved here from the Canadian Prairie and made it their mission to provide the best, most welcoming environment available. They picked Manual Antonio because...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Elevator/Lift access
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Yard
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
We are on a quiet residential cul-de-sac. Quiet time is 10:00 PM to 7:00 AM in outside common areas/pool. No unregistered guests allowed on property without prior approval. Bring...
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Jun 30, 2017 -
Sep 17, 2017
Summer 2017
2 nights
Nov 1, 2017 -
Dec 17, 2017
Fall 2017
2 nights
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Jan 6, 2018
Christmas 2017
6 nights
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About the neighborhood
Manuel Antonio is the perfect introduction to Costa Rica. Spectacular views, activities, tours, restaurants and the local wildlife is everywhere. If you want some adventure you can travel through the palm plantations on an ATV, river raft down the rushing river, or zipline through the canopy. <BR><BR>If you want more of a relaxing experience enjoy a massage in your room with our massage therapist who comes to the property. If you prefer the spa experience there are many spas in Manuel Antonio. Yoga is a great way to release any of the stress you want to leave at home. If you would like to practice on the property we do have an instructor that does private lessons or you can join a class over looking the Pacific Ocean.<BR><BR>The wildlife is everywhere and you a... more
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Quepos: 6.2 mi
Jungle Creek offers a private shuttle service that can pick up and drop off from San Jose airport to Jungle Creek. Transportation can also be arranged from any area of Costa Rica to Jungle Creek. The price is typically $160 one way. If you have a large group the price can be more.<BR><BR>If you choose to fly to Quepos from San Jose you can book your flight on Sansa Air or Nature Air. The flights cost around $75 each way. This is the quickest way to get to Manuel Antonio in only 20 minutes from San Jose.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.9 mi.
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