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Plantation, Florida
Reviewed 4 August 2013

I have read some of the recent reviews and wonder if I stayed at the same hotel with the negative comments. We stayed at the hotel for 3 nights and experienced none of the negative experiences as others. When traveling to Costa Rica, you will see bugs and such, we had no insects in either of our 2 rooms and...

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Westchester, New York, United States
Reviewed 1 August 2013 via mobile

I am still here at the hotel. Writing from the pool on our final night of 10 in CR. this is by far my least favorite of the 3 hotels we stayed at. What i like about La Mariposa: - welcomed with a smile and a bottle of wine. - location - great pool - views!!!! What i dont: -...

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3Thank Jeffrey K
New York City, New York
Reviewed 31 July 2013

Hotel is on top of the hill and half way to the Manual antonio national park . The guys in front desks are useless except Maria . Maria was energetic and want to help and guide ppl . Initially we got a std room , got upgraded after some request to a suite # 49 with great view . Breakfast...

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Thank Priya G
Reviewed 28 July 2013 via mobile

Our room had a great view, front desk personel and waiter service was excellent. We suggest to have king size beds; that should be even better to stay at this hotel. We didnt ate lunch or dinner just Breakfast that was good.

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Thank Kademo01
Middletown, New Jersey
Reviewed 25 July 2013

So awesome we are returning once again. We loved the experience of all the friendly workers and the spectacular view. The bartender by the pool was always friendly and welcoming. Great location and short walk to many restaurants. Not on the beach but amazing view of Manuel Antonio. Pura Vidal La Mariposa will be back in less than 2 weeks!

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1Thank Michelle S
Sparta
Reviewed 24 July 2013

From our room on the top floor of the main building, we had a 180 degree view of the ocean, the sunset, and the lovely, fragrant grounds of this well maintained hotel. The front desk and all the staff are friendly, helpful, and classy. We didn't mind the winding spiral stairs up to the third floor, but that might deter...

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1Thank LSinNJ
Wilrijk, Antwerpen, Belgium
Reviewed 23 July 2013

When you are looking for a high-quality hotel with an amazing view out of your bed, from the terras or out of your private jacuzzi. You must book this hotel. It provides you this magic a trip to costa rica deserves. Money well spent!

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1Thank Koen O
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 23 July 2013

Hotel LaMariposa has the best views ever. It is a beautiful old style Spanish hotel. We stayed in a premier ocean view room and received a corner room that had two king beds and a balcony that went all around on two sides. We found the beds to be very comfortable - not the usual hard beds in CR. we...

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2Thank ehrgord
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 22 July 2013

In one 4-night stay, we experienced no AC; failed attempt to repair AC; no wi-fi 3 of 4 days (even the neighborhood bar had connectivity); no hot water; and flooding from the floor (we were NOT ground level) during a torrential storm on our last night. Only after the storm subsided (with water rising in the room), were we moved...

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1Thank susan j
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 22 July 2013

Location is great with amazing views over the National Park. We booked a premier ocean view room. The initial room we were put in (52) looked nothing like the photos of the room we booked. We complained and after much debate they moved us to another room (57) that had much more modern and higher quality fixtures (always ask for...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in one of the most magnificent settings in the world, Hotel La Mariposa stands majestically a top the highest point in Manuel Antonio and is best known for its award-winning 360 degree view overlooking the blue waters of the Pacific Ocean and the Manuel Antonio National Park, in Costa Rica. Nature and luxury flawlessly combine with 63 well-appointed rooms in a Spanish-Mediterranean architectural design and tropical gardens with walkways and trails meticulously landscaped to reflect the natural beauty of Costa Rica's abundant plant and wildlife. Experience the stunning magic of the legendary Manuel Antonio sunsets while sipping a tropical cocktail at our "Sunset Bar and Lounge," while dining in our world-class international restaurant "Le Papillon" With over 38 years experience, our personalized service and unforgettable views have made La Mariposa a top choice for the most discriminating travellers, who relish both its intimacy and magnificence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Mariposa Hotel

Address: Manuel Antonio Beach, Manuel Antonio National Park 60601, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: ₹ 13,156 - ₹ 23,105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — La Mariposa Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 63
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La Mariposa Costa Rica
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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“Do not stay in #50. It's outdated and the view is not great.”
 of 5 bubbles AllisonR299, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All have fantastic views. Some rooms are more modern, while others had more of a Costa Rican flavor. I don't thing there is a bad room....”
 of 5 bubbles cheryler2015, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“In the main building, where we stayed, all floors have ocean views. Corner rooms have even larger vistas.”
 of 5 bubbles pascoagwriter, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There is the main building and then there a other buildings.”
 of 5 bubbles jderstine, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Every room seemed to have a great view of the Bay!”
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