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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“howler monkeys”(30 reviews)
“costa rica”(58 reviews)
“full kitchen”(19 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled the easy highway to Manuel Antonio and found villas Nicolas exactly as directed. Wow! The pictures of this place don't do it justice! It's beautiful. Great pool, fabulous views over the bay, nice breakfast area and fantastic flowering plants everywhere. We were shown...More

Thank Gillian M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Villas Nicolas for a week and a half. Half of the the time just my husband and myself and the other half my Mom joined us. We had a fabulous time!! Villas Nicolas is right on a monkey path!! A few times...More

1  Thank Erin C
Response from Sheryl L, FD at Villas NicolasResponded 1 week ago

Dear Erin C: We really have no words to thank you for your nice and complete review!! It was really a pleasure for all of us to have you as our guests and even though I know that you may be freezing back home right...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Villas Nicolas is an excellent respite from the tourist-saturated hubbub of the Manuel Antonio area. The facilities are very good, the staff is pleasant, professional and very helpful. We got good recommendations on restaurants, a guide to the park, and other local activities. The room...More

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Response from Sheryl L, FD at Villas NicolasResponded 1 week ago

Dear dailypowers: Thank you for your compliments and nice review. Sorry about the WIFI failure, which is very rare to happen, but we will communicate with our technician to ensure it will work properly for our future guests. Hopefully you will consider to visit us...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from spending 4 nights in this wonderful spot. The accommodation was lovely. The staff was extremely pleasant and helpful.The hammock and pool were delightful spots to relax after a walk in the mornings. Loved the morning wake up calls---howler monkeys, birds, and cicadas.More

Thank Judy H
Response from Sheryl L, FD at Villas NicolasResponded 1 week ago

Dear Judy H: We appreciate your nice comment and glad that you considered our accommodations "lovely"as they were design to blend with the nature that surround us, reason why you were able to see many of the inhabitants and visitors of the Rain Forest. Please...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our villa was large and quiet with a view of the ocean. Dennis at reception was very friendly and helpful. A number of good restaurants are very nearby. Every afternoon we were there a large number of monkeys came through the trees. All 3 of...More

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Thank davideY7646YF
Response from Sheryl L, FD at Villas NicolasResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear davideY7646YF: We appreciate you taking the time to write your gracious comment and is nice that you enjoyed all three species of monkeys within the hotel premises. Hopefully we may see you anytime soon!! Best regards Dennys

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
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US$ 114 - US$ 178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 114 - US$ 178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Christen M
13 June 2017|
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Response from Bubble_PT | Reviewed this property |
They only provided a small soap. You should bring your own toiletries. The towel was also not that soft and very thin. If you like a plush towel, you should bring one.
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Cindydel2016
23 April 2016|
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Response from nwalachowska | Reviewed this property |
Approximately 2-1/2 hours
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briscoeshaffer
29 June 2015|
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Response from nwalachowska | Reviewed this property |
It's a 5 min drive away. It's down the street, down a steep hill so you can walk down (approx 20 min walk) drive , or take the bus for about $1.50 each way
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