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Hotel Plaza Yara

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 6 September 2014

We spent three nights at Plaza Yara. Loved the modern, large, clean rooms. Easy to catch the bus to the park or other parts of town. The young man with the glasses who works the front desk in the evenings was very friendly and helpful, answering our many, many questions and setting up a great rafting tour for us. Would...

Thank Heather M
Sarasota, Florida, United States
Reviewed 4 September 2014

This hotel is amazing , Jonathan and Javier were amazing great recommendations for fishing and atving, Room was spacious, hotel breakfast was amazing , the hotels beagle was great super boisterous and cute :) breakfast was fast n yummy for being included, the Z restaurant next door has great food ask for isaah, only downside toilet ran all night, 2...

Thank CriticJ81
Reviewed 2 September 2014

My middle age partents and I stayed at this hotel in December 2012. I was not sure what to expect when I booked this hotel but I was very pleasantly surprised. We got a very large, nicely furnished room that opened up to the pool in the back. It really felt like the pool was our private pool. It is...

1Thank Kinga S
Paris, France
Reviewed 30 August 2014

Just spent three days at Plaza Yara and cannot speak highly enough of it. Friendly welcoming staff who wanted to explain everything about the room, vast room, very friendly hotel pets (the dog slept in our room for a while one night which was 100% pleasing!) and all at a really decent price. Greatly exceeded expectations. Small downsides - the...

2Thank anenglishmaninparis
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 25 August 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed at Hotel Plaza Yara in May of 2014 and we had a wonderful time. The room was spacious and the bathroom was very clean. The hotel staff was amazingly helpful and gave us advice on great restaurants in town and helped us figure out what we should do in the area for fun. The hotel...

1Thank Jenny N
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 13 August 2014

This place has a real boutique feel. It has huge, spotless rooms with a small kitchen and very modern bathroom, good breakfast and efficient and friendly service throughout. This place is clearly well run and has built a deservedly good reputation over the years. The only downside for me was the location. It's on the road between Quepos and Manuel...

2Thank Glyn W
Mount Horeb, Wisconsin
Reviewed 13 August 2014

We returned to Plaza Yara this month after about 2 years since our last stay. It was, if possible, more beautiful, and welcoming than before! The rooms had been redone in gray and white, and the lounge and breakfast room moved and spiffed up. Its hard to believe you can get such quality at this price! Breakfast is included and...

Thank vrk3
Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 28 July 2014

We have stayed in 4 different hotels in the $70-100 range in Costa Rica and this one was by far the nicest one. The rooms are huge, very clean and decorated like an art gallery. The rain forest is in the back yard. The hotel also has a small pool with a nice and modern deck, Staff is very friendly...

2Thank KlausG74
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 23 July 2014

Our experience was awkward, though I think they had just reopened. There wasn't food. Our bathroom smelled like sewage. The room was pretty and you can watch the monkeys in the morning. It's awkwardly right on the road and you can't walk anywhere.

1Thank Patricia H
nelsonmonge, Manager at Hotel Plaza Yara, responded to this review

Dear Patricia Thank you for taking the time to post a review of your stay at Hotel Plaza Yara. With thousands of reviews on Tripadvisor, Expedia, Booking, Hotels and various other sites we also feel awkward reading and responding to our first two star rating. It is also difficult for us to find a record of your stay with us...

Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 17 July 2014

First time in Costa Rica and loved this place! The setting the artwork and the amenities were all there but the best part was our host Javier. His kind attention and genuine hospitality were the best we encountered in our 9 days in CR. All our questions were answered above and beyond including the origin of the art that we...

1Thank David B

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Plaza Yara is located only five minutes to Manuel Antonio National Park. Hotel Plaza Yara offers all suites feature custom made bamboo furniture,queen size beds,kichenettes and spacious baths. relax on the balcony and enjoy the jungle views with variety of wildlife with passes daily including monkeys,sloths,iguanas and exotic birds. Hotel Plaza Yara offers the possibility for you to enjoy your stay in comfort,casual elegance and in tune with nature. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Plaza Yara

Address: Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park 322-6350, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: RM462 - RM736 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Plaza Yara 3.5*
Number of rooms: 7
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Hotel Plaza Yara Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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“Can't remember the name of our suite, but it's the one that's on the same floor as the lobby and has its own private balcony entrance.”
MOGlobetrotter, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the pools offer great relaxing views of the forest behind”
mrsmarmalade, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The bigger rooms with 2 queen beds have big balconies”
elisabethsW1630IQ, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great but the rooms on bottom floor next to pool are just mouth watering”
747smadarp, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“one of the suites that are on the lower level terrace”
  • Gorgeous walk-in shower
  • Art glass lamp in suite
yvonnev930, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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