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Reviewed 4 days ago

You drive (or bus) down a dirt road for 45 minutes, leave your car on a dock, and take a boat for an hour...….quite an adventure....before arriving at paradise!!! Manatus Hotel is a small, boutique hotel that cares about its customers in every way. From...More

Thank Anette J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did I get your attention? Ok, the hotel is really great, so read on... This hotel I was told is one of the only ones in this rain forest area that has air conditioning. First star! I am not sure if that is true, as...More

Thank john s
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

This hotel is excellent and really worth a visit. The rooms are very comfortable, with good bathrooms and powerful showers. Wonderful hand painted basins with pictures of frogs! The grounds are full of wildlife, including sloths, monkeys and iguanas as well as lots of colourful...More

Thank VickyLondon_England
Response from HotelManatus, Public Relations Manager at Manatus HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your recommendation! We appreciate enormously your compliments about Manatus Hotel. We want our customers to have a comfortable staying in our rooms and we are glad to read that you find yours adequate for your needs –and that you notice the frog...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Manatus was our first stop of five on our two week Costa Rican trip. It was superb, the meals were exceptional, don't miss out on the steak tenderloin!! There is something special about arriving at a detention by boat. Everything and everybody was super chilled/relaxed....More

1  Thank Buggins
Response from HotelManatus, Public Relations Manager at Manatus HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

The steak tenderloin is indeed delicious! Thank you so much for writing such a detailed description about the nature surrounding and within Manatus, about our facilities, and the overall experience at the hotel. Your recommendation is the cherry at the top of this wonderful review...More

Reviewed 9 May 2018

plenty of room in the bedrooms(2 queens)set on the banks of the river, surrounded by trails if you want to use them,(sloths up the tree in the garden). you have to travel by boat to reach any hotels along the river, The staff were excellent...More

1  Thank fattybumpkins
Response from HotelManatus, Public Relations Manager at Manatus HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

It is indeed not a place to swim, it but a place to enjoy the wonders of nature and we are glad to read that you witnessed a lot of that nature in your trip to Tortuguero. We are thankful that you took the time...More

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Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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US$325 - US$454 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$325 - US$454 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Laurel S
11 September 2017|
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Response from cochinguy | Reviewed this property |
Our stay at the Manatus Hotel was specially good because we did not have to bother with choosing restaurants. Go there for the ambiance of being in a small, intimate hotel where you do not have the usual touristy stuff... More
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19 February 2016|
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Ken R
2 December 2014|
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Hello Ken R., Costa Rica is one of the best tourist destinations in Central America for sport fishing, specially in places like Tortuguero and Barra del Colorado, at the Caribbean coast. You can fish Tarpon, Robalo... More
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"All rooms are the same, there is no difference between them"
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"All rooms appear to be on ground level with views of the fabulous garden"
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"Our room, 7, has views over the lagoon, whereas others look to the forest at the back - all good whichever..."
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"All rooms are beautiful spaced out and have the same layout."
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