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Palm Beach Estates Lot 147, Playa Grande 50308 Costa Rica See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews minute walk private access to the beach the pura vida lifestyle standard room self catering costa rica superior villa basketball hoop chilled out atmosphere relaxed hotel ping pong shared kitchen fully equipped kitchen surf lessons national park palm trees small market
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is a quaint quiet place with great customer service. Price is perfect for what they offer. Beach is across the way and felt like you had your own private beach. Not over crowded at all. Restaurant right next door and if you have...More

Thank Victory of B
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Beautiful property, outstanding owners/host, quiet and laid back and close to the beach. But--- I had zero WiFi in my room. I had to go outside, feed the mosquitoes and steal WiFi from a nearby restaurant or the Surf Camp next door which barely worked....More

Thank dfarm357
Response from Federico d, Propietario at Hotel El ManglarResponded 31 July 2018

Hello!! Thank you so much for sharing your experience! We are working on a Wifi project to improve it to all rooms, in the meantime we offer free Wifi on the lobby by the pool! We are working in the hot water situation on the...More

Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed at Villa 2, it had everything we needed a kitchenette fully equipped, fridge, private bathroom with hot shower, AC, cable tv and a terrace with a hammock. The villa was in front of the swimming pool and the garden is well kept. The...More

Thank Meander788724
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

If your looking for amazing hospitality an great people the el manglar is where ya wanna stay! I met so many great people there an the area is amazing! I can't wait till next may to go back!!!! Amazing. Eat sleep surf an adventure! Thank...More

Thank Rob I
Response from JavierdeMezerville, Owner at Hotel El ManglarResponded 20 May 2018

Hola Rob, What a pleasure to read you ! We are glad you enjoyed your vacations with us. It would be great to see you again in Playa Grande for your next beach vacations. Pura Vida Evelyne Lariviere Operations Supervisor

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

This place is awesome for the money. If you have a good attitude and are not expecting perfection this place is for you. I did a couple minor repairs to our room because they were not able to get around to fixing. I really didn’t...More

Thank muskiejones
Response from Federico d, Propietario at Hotel El ManglarResponded 25 April 2018

Hola We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks so much for writing about your experience here, and we appreciate your compliments! Nothing pleases us more than to know our guests are looking forward to their next visit and we look forward to...More

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Hotel El Manglar is proudly managed by three costarican brothers and sister, that will make sure you have an enjoyable experience during your vacations. The hotel is suited with all you need to experience the beach life, enjoy nature and the beauty of life.We look forward to making your stay as unique, as comfortable and as memorable as possible. We’ll be delighted to share and show you all the beauty of our coast, enjoy surfing, our country and make sure that our favorite phrase is accomplished……all our friends always come back…

Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Mid-range, Romantic, Charming, Quaint
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
US$44 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Costa RicaProvince of GuanacastePlaya Grande
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3 September 2018|
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Response from Federico d | Property representative |
Hola Linda, is about 1.2hrs drive from the airport to our hotel. (70km distance approx.) If you need help set up transportation let's us know! We will be happy to assist you. Pura vida Federico
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"WiFi works best on the first floor by the pool and the rooms by the pool have there own little porch."
6 days ago
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"The Villas are very nice for the price, hot water, full kitchen,BBQ grill on the front porch and a hammock."
25 Jul 2018
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"If WIFI is important request rooms closest to the office to receive signal!"
21 Mar 2018
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"I would go for the villas. You pay a little more than a room, but it is so worth it!"
17 Mar 2018
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