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    Makanda by the Sea

    Main Road to Manuel Antonio Park | 800 meters from Plaza Vista, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$ 255
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          Overview
          • Excellent69%
          • Very good17%
          • Average6%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible3%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
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          Poolside Bar
          Kitchenette
          Concierge
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          Dry Cleaning
          Private Balcony
          4.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 6 days ago

          We stayed at Makanda for a week in early May and it was incredible! The best compliment we can give is: We can't wait to go back! We say this because it is so beautifully designed, the staff are wonderfully friendly (nothing is too much...More

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          Thank LizTom2015
          Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the Sea

          Dear Liz & Tom, Thank you for choosing Hotel Makanda and visiting our profile. We all already miss you and can´t thank you enough for your kind words. Looking forward to host you again and please remember to mention that you already stayed with us...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Very quite relaxing hotel, everything was just perfect, excellent design, big rooms (especially bathrooms), ocean view, 2 pools, private beach, very client-oriented polite staff, clean. So almost everything that is needed in one place. Good bar and restaurant with great food and good service.

          Thank Marat T
          Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the Sea

          Hola Marat! Thank you for choosing Dream Hotel Makanda and visiting our profile. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and all of our amenities. Looking foward to host you again, we hope it is soon ;-) Have a great and blessed weekend...

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          This is a review of my whole Costa Rican experience. Mostly on this hotel, as thats why your reading this. My wife and I flew in to San Jose from NH USA. A long flight with layover. Airport customs was a 2 hour wait. Then...More

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          Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the Sea

          Muy buenos días...!!! Thank you for choosing Hotel Makanda and visiting our profile. Cannot put into words the satisfaction when we realize that we are reaching our goal on structure and service. We really appreciate your kind words and we are sure that your review...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          First of all, we saw most of the wild animals we wanted to see all while sitting by the pool! How awesome is that???? Sloths, monkeys, macaws. I wish we had more than 3 nights to spend there I can't image what else we would...More

          Thank ashbrownjm
          Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the Sea

          Buenos días, thank you for choosing Makanda and visiting our profile. All of our staff really enjoy taking care of Visitors, we all love the hospitality business. Glad you enjoyed the Villa, the balcony is a real advantage. We are already looking forward to host...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          One of the most beautiful and peaceful places i've ever seen! Perfect location, fancy design. Rooms are very comfortable and cosy))) Delicious breakfast and good cocktails of course))) Amazing Hotel! Hope to visit Makanda again))))

          Thank Lizaveta2905
          Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the Sea

          Dear Liza, Thank you for your kind words, we are very happy that you had a great time. Hope you are back soon. Have a great and blessed week...

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Spa
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 245 - US$ 446 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #8 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
          • #10 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
          • #12 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 27
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          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of Puntarenas >
          • Manuel Antonio National Park
          • Also Known As
          • Makanda By The Sea Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park
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          Traveller (528)
          Room & Suite (275)
          Pool & Beach (123)
          Dining (30)
          Hotel & Grounds (279)
          Bathroom (13)
          Family and Play Areas (3)
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          Patrick T
          How would one go about booking the flight from San Jose to Quepos? I checked orbitz and there is no such flights, are their specific sites for those flights?
          9 May 2017|
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          Response from MAKANDAFAMILY | Property representative |
          Dear Patrick! Sansa Airlines do several trips to Quepos Airport. Let us know your arrival time so we can arrange transfer to Hotel. Have a save trip!
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          Patrick T
          Is the San Jose airport the only airport closest to makanda? Is it not possible to fly into quepos? That's still about 3 hours away, how do we go about booking accommodations to get to the hotel if we do not want to rent a car?
          4 May 2017|
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          Response from MAKANDAFAMILY | Property representative |
          Buenas tardes! You can check or google Nature Air or Sansa Costa Rica. Feel free to send your arrival itinerary I can check local flights or help you book private ground transportation in the worst case...
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          Ian S
          Does the snorkelling actually exist and do they have equipement or is it better to take your own ?
          13 March 2017|
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          Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
          Take your own.
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          "The villas are so beautiful but if you have a smaller budget delux studio 11 is really lovely"
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          "all rooms. I can't see how any would be a bad choice"
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          "I think the studio rooms are updated, but the villas have more privacy and more animal interaction I think!"
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          "Choose any of the luxury villas, they are expectacular and well worth your money. Any room at this hotels is..."
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