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Punta Quepos, Manuel Antonio Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 13 March 2016

We loved the Parador with its laid back attitude at the end of our Costa Rica exploration. We left the hotel to visit the National Park using the free shuttle, which also dropped us off for the canopy cycle and zip line known as Avatar....More

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Response from Silvia H, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Parador Resort and SpaResponded 17 March 2016

The entire staff here at Parador is so happy that your stay with us was excellent! We are humbled by your comments on our food, rooms, views and wildlife reserve. Thank you for taking your personal time to comment here on this TripAdvisor forum.

Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

We spent four nights at this beautifully located hotel. We booked a superior room with ocean views, it was beautiful , clean and well equipped. The pool areas were lovely with plenty of sun beds and umbrellas and very clean apart from lots of visiting...More

Thank Hilary D
Response from Silvia H, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Parador Resort and SpaResponded 17 March 2016

Such a wonderful review by some wonderful guests. Thank you for allowing us to take care of you during your stay. We enjoyed having you with us and welcome you back on our property anytime. Our staff loved taking care of you and spoiling you...More

Reviewed 12 March 2016

5 star resort. 3 pools (2 adult pools), even a mini launderette. Don't miss having lunch at the restaurant on top of the resort (building built on a small hill): good food, friendly staff and beautiful views. Excellent air conditioning in the bedroom and comfortable...More

Thank junglemate
Response from Silvia H, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Parador Resort and SpaResponded 17 March 2016

We truly appreciate all the wonderful things you said and we hope to see you again in the very near future. Thank you for sharing your magical experience with other readers on this TripAdvisor forum. Pura Vida!

Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

We absolutely loved Hotel Parador. The resort is huge and there are a few different restaurant/dining and bar options. Although we didn't see any monkeys or animals at the hotel (aside from several iguanas) we could certainly hear the howler monkeys every night and morning....More

Thank Samantha A
Response from Silvia H, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Parador Resort and SpaResponded 11 March 2016

Dear Samantha, thank you so much for your kind review! It's wonderful to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and it will be our pleasure to serve you again on a future visit. Pura vida!

Reviewed 9 March 2016

We arrived at the Parador after a long drive from Arenal to be met by a very welcoming receptionist. The views from the hotel were stunning, the staff very helpful and attentive and the wildlife was something else. We stayed for 3 nights and made...More

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Response from Silvia H, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Parador Resort and SpaResponded 11 March 2016

Dear Jonty, Thank you for sharing your review! We are happy to know you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to another visit. Pura vida!

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Description
Welcome to Parador Resort & Spa, Costa Rica’s premier eco-luxury resort. Sitting high above the Central Pacific coastline, this award-winning hotel is built on 12 acres of rainforest in beautiful Manuel Antonio, More just minutes from Costa Rica’s best beaches.Known for its dedication to preserving and protecting Mother Nature as well as its first-class amenities, Parador offers a long list of activities for your enjoyment and a staff ready to accommodate your every need. Experience inspired cuisine. Take a walk along a white sand beach. Swing through the rainforest canopy. Or simply relax and take in the view from your splendid suite. It’s all about responsible luxury, pura vida style. Parador Resort & Spa… Where Green Is More Than Just A Color. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Adult pool
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
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Room types
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Number of rooms
121
Price range
US$181 - US$408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Resort Parador
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Parador Resort And Spa Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Top resorts Hotels
,
Spa
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
121
Price range
US$181 - US$408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Resort Parador
,
Parador Resort And Spa Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio
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Room & Suite (662)
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Response from Danielle S | Reviewed this property |
You would fly into San Jose. I recommend the company Desafio for airport shuttles and tours around the country. They were safe, reliable, and professional. They offer group a shuttle and private transportation. Have fun... More
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Sharon R
16 September 2018|
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Response from Justin W | Reviewed this property |
I was there end of June / early July. Supposedly the "rainy" season. I actually enjoyed what rain there was. I didn't find the rain to be excessive or something that interfered with anything we wanted to do. Seems like... More
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20 July 2018|
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Response from 2201-LLMA | Reviewed this property |
Hi, They have indeed 2 smoking areas in the hotel. But don't smoke anywhere else (even on your balcony), they are quite strict and may charge you a fine (250 USD if I remember well).
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"Great views from the suites"
680angelag
24 Aug 2018
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"Room 410 is good for watching wildlife, room 409 has a great view of the pool area and a large balcony."
X2296PMrobertf
29 Jul 2018
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"Get a room with a balcony that has a view looking down on the tree tops."
272danielles
20 Jul 2018
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"Definitely get a room in the suite building"
nicoleolberding
9 Jul 2018
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