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Clovis, California
Reviewed 13 July 2015

This was my 1st visit to Costa Rica & being single with 3 other single ladies & with 2 kids I was a bit nervous about traveling on our own. But as soon as the shuttle picked us up in San Jose to drive us to Tulemar we were treated so special and the tour began. Tulemar uses only the...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi JodiWong......thank you so much for the review on your stay in Casa de Frutas....one of our premier, private villas........we loved having you and your friends with us.....what a fun group......and Casa de Frutas was a good choice for you.......three bedrooms.....each complete with their own balcony/outdoor living room.....dressing area and bath....plus a kitchenette.....perfect for privacy and Mary with her two...

Herndon, Virginia
Reviewed 13 July 2015

As wildlife enthusiasts, we had dreamed of visiting Costa Rica for many years. Our stay at Tulemar exceeded our wildest expectations! From the first-rate staff to the luxurious accommodations to the breathtaking scenery, Tulemar has it all. Our concierge, Michael Abarca, was nothing short of phenomenal. Upon our arrival, he treated us to a "welcome drink" in the restaurant. He...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Lynn F....so glad to hear that we made your "dream come true!"......thank you so much for posting the review of your stay.....and thanks for the kind words on Michael.....our Tulemar Super Star concierge.......Michael really works hard to make sure all of his guests have the experience they are looking for.....active.....or passive...he can make it right for you.......thank you so...

Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Pura Vida! We just returned from a week at Tulemar, we stayed at Casa Las Nubes which happens to be absolutely perfect. The villa was spectacular with a view to match. We traveled with our 4 daughters, there was more than enough room, we loved it. The photos cannot do it justice. The whole vacation was made easy to plan...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Lynda G....thank you so much for posting a review on your stay in Casa Las Nubes.....one of our premier, private villas in Tulemar......such a unique and luxurious home......with a swimming pool that runs through the middle of the house.....and amazing ocean views.....and all the amenities of Tulemar......plus the personal concierge services of Al and the entire Team Diego concierge...

Westlake, Texas
Reviewed 10 July 2015

The Tulemar property was beautiful. We saw more sloths and monkeys right at the resort than we did on our guided tour of the national park. The grounds were natural and postcard perfect. The beach was beyond expectations with soft sand and gorgeous background/views across the bay. You can sit at this beach all day with wonderful shade and breezes...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi LJMMalone.....thanks for the excellent review on your stay in one of our One Bedroom Select Villas....we loved having you with us.......and yes.....#303 has an amazing view.......so glad you enjoyed it.....you are right....we do have lots of wildlife.....with 33 acres to roam.....there is plenty of room for all three types of monkeys.....both types of sloths....exotic birds and reptiles......and easy to...

Reviewed 9 July 2015

My wife and I recently returned from our first ever trip to Costa Rica, and couldn't be happier with our stay at Tulemar Bungalows! Our personal concierge, Ashley, was very helpful and informative every step of the way. I basically gave her a list of activities we wanted to do, and she booked them all (including transportation)! Our bungalow was...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi ajm71.....thanks for the great review on your stay in one of our Tulemar Bungalows.....they really are unique.....the first properties built in Tulemar.....they have some of the best panoramic ocean views......tropical and rustic design/decor......windows all around.....perched in the jungle overlooking the ocean.....kind of like a tree house with air conditioning.....with all the amenities of Tulemar.....the Tulemar Beach....the hiking trails......the 4...

Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

From start to finish an excellent destination. The quality of the homes is excellent, amenities are very good and the service is amazing. Each home is privately owned and are of a high quality. The beach is in a private cove easy for families. One thing people need to know is that it is a steep grade though there are...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

HI Chris M....thank you so much for your review on Casa del Mar in Tulemar....one of very popular two bedroom villas.....with 2 floors....2.5 baths (including indoor/showers)....2 bedrooms (king and 2 queens)...full living/dining/kitchen....and large balcony with a big jacuzzi.....(I see on your photos below that you shared it with the monkeys!)......there is room for everyone.....plus the services of our Tulemar Super...

Kalamazoo, Michigan
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Our family of 10 (husband and I), our son and wife, daughter and husband, and 4 grandchildren (12,11,10,9) rented the Garden House for one week. To say it was lovely is really an understatement. The house is set up perfectly for coming all together, or having private time. The living area is just beautiful with doors that open completely to...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi sharigroendyk......thank you so much for taking the time to write such a thorough review of your stay in Garden House in Tulemar.....we are so happy that your family enjoyed their time with us......Garden House is the perfect "family house"......with 5 bedrooms there are lots of options for sleeping 10-11 family members.......plus a large pool.....indoor and outdoor social areas......and amazing...

Austin, TX
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

We are currently staying at the Mot Mot villa and I am writing this review from the balcony as it is pouring rain! To begin with, just the booking process alone is far better service then we have ever received! Diego and Vanessa contacted us immediately after booking and arranged everything for us! They answered all of our questions, no...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Deanna_8.....thank you so much for the excellent review on your stay in the Mot Mot Hideaway in Tulemar......we're so happy that you are enjoying your time with us......the Mot Mot Hideaway is perfect for 1-2 people......separate bedroom with a king bed and a huge outdoor living area complete with a full kitchen and ocean views.....the perfect spot to spend...

NJ
Reviewed 5 July 2015

After reading all of the reviews of Tulemar on Tripadvisor, I was afraid my expectations were too high, but after spending 5 days at this amazing paradise, I am happy to report all of the outstanding reviews are true! It is hard to put into words just how perfect Tulemar is, but my husband and I, along with our two...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi VacanowNj.....thank you so much for the wonderful review on your stay in Villa Mot Mot in Tulemar.....one of our most popular family villas.....sleeping up to 5 guests......with two queen beds in the bedroom.....a trundle bed in the living room.....full kitchen/dining/living area.....plus a huge balcony with living/dining seating.....there is plenty of room for everyone.....including the monkeys.....due to its secluded location.....Villa...

New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 4 July 2015

We rented a two-bedroom bungalow that had the most amazing decor. Spacious deck with dining table, lounging chairs, Jacuzzi. Very big showers open to outdoors and with rainfall shower heads. Sunset view. Modern kitchen well equipped. Most comfortable. Watch out for bats. ... Swimming pool with lovely view and small restaurant. Beach is good but surf has lots of sand...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi ejbc2015......thanks for the great review on your stay in Casa del Mar...one of our very popular two bedroom villas.......we're so glad that you enjoyed the villa and Tulemar......I also love the indoor/outdoor showers......such a unique way to enjoy nature......glad you also loved the Tulemar Beach......conditions do change with the tides throughout the day......we go from almost flat with no...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tulemar is the premier resort development in Manuel Antonio. Gated and secure, the 33 acre jungle resort is perched on the hillside overlooking the Pacific, but continues down all the way to our own beach. It includes the Tulemar Bungalows and our special and unique villas such as Villa Mot Mot, Casa Panorama, Casa de Frutas, Casa Las Nubes, Villa Kiskadee and the new Tulemar Bamboo Villas just for couples. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tulemar Bungalows & Villas

Address: Tulemar Gardens, Manuel Antonio National Park 6350, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: ₹ 15,443 - ₹ 67,723 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 34
Also Known As:
Tulemar Bungalows And Villas
Tulemar Bungalows & Villas Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park
Tulemar Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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“From the bungalows, to the most expensive home.......you WILL get your money's worth...and more.”
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“All villas and bungalows at Tulemar are awesome. We stayed in several.”
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