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Gaia Hotel & Reserve

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Brendan and I were BLOWN AWAY by Gaia. From the moment we walked through the gates, we were welcomed with such open arms and incredible hospitality. The grounds are beautiful, the food is INSANE, the view of the Pacific Ocean is incredible, the rooms are...More

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Response from Thomas F, Owner at Gaia Hotel & ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago

Love your comments and miss you and Brendan very much. Let's get together in the not too distant future. We will have new baby Scarlet Macaws to show off to you both. Thank you for your amazing comments.

Reviewed 15 January 2018

We had a junior suite overlooking the jungle. Great room, able to shower whilst looking at the jungle through screen - complete privacy. Great hotel - high up on hill. All food we tried was fabulous - high quality and delicious. Service was great -...More

1  Thank gougehater
Response from Thomas F, Owner at Gaia Hotel & ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanking our recent guests for their wonderful 5 star review. We are pleased that we were able to provide you a true 5 star experience. Thank you very much for sharing on this TripAdvisor forum.

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful hotel. Incredible staff. Delicious food and outstanding accommodations. Had a wonderful time. Will be staying here again. Everything is so well done. Beautiful ambience. The spa services were outstanding.

1  Thank Daniel S
Response from Thomas F, Owner at Gaia Hotel & ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Daniel for such a wonderful 5 star review. We truly appreciate all you have said and we too hope to see you again in the not too distant future.... Let's share the magic once again!

Reviewed 13 January 2018

We had a wonderful stay at the Gaia and highly recommend this hotel. From our wonderful and very efficient concierge Irina to the rest of the Gaia staff, it was a five star honeymoon. The hotel restaurant is some of the best food we had...More

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Response from Thomas F, Owner at Gaia Hotel & ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanking recent honeymoon guests for choosing us and for allowing us to share in this wonderful aspect of your life. Come back and see us.....we have more magic to share with you both! Warm regards....

Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic location, stunning views from la luna and dexule suite terrace. Roy is the manager and an amazing one at that. Alejandra very very helpful and Joxan in the restaurant is fantastic. Food is great and the tuna or mahi mahi is a must.More

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Response from Thomas F, Owner at Gaia Hotel & ReserveResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you ever so much Jimmy for staying with us and allowing us to show you a truly remarkable time. We miss you and hope to see you again in the not too distant future.......so many of our guests are repeat guests and we just...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
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US$ 228 - US$ 850 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#1 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#2 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$ 228 - US$ 850 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#1 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#2 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
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6 February 2018|
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Response from kfish59 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a studio that was not the Jungle View studio that is offered. The studio's are lower down the property so the view of the ocean was really limited. The patio was one continuous patio for a bank of about 4... More
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lekili150
1 January 2018|
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Response from boris_marchnevegiani | Property representative |
Thanks so much for contacting us. The airport closest to Gaia is San Jose Santamaria Airport (SJO) and we can offer the transportation service which takes about 2.5 hours via, car service, bus, van or plane. At the time... More
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Jazzhound
21 July 2017|
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Although tipping is optional, the gesture is much appreciated by the staff. Best regards
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