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Houston, Texas
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21 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Really is an exceptional place. The room was spotless and comfortable. The view is second to none. The way the homes are set you feel nicely secluded. The floor to ceiling windows allowed me to go to sleep looking at a star lit ocean, wake to the calm morning twilight. It really was so nice we had coffee on the... More 

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi David T....thank you so much for the review on Casa Panorama......we're so glad that you enjoyed your stay with us.....I agree with you....the deck is the place to be at Casa Panorama.....from the early morning.....until the stars come out.....what a show....and yes....you can trust Kimberly.....she's been in the area for a long time and really does know the best... More 

Cumberland, Rhode Island
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2 reviews
Reviewed 6 January 2015

We spent New Year's week at Tulemar and loved every second of it! Everything was first class. Our villa (Casa del Mar) was amazing, the view was amazing, and every single person that we came into contact with at Tulemar was wonderful....concierge, drivers, cleaning service, beach bar, and the Buena Vista restaurant. Every person did their job well and was... More 

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi ckgator.....thanks for the excellent review on your stay in Casa del Mar.....one of our very popular two bedroom villas.....we loved having your family with us......and thanks for your comments on the beach.....the wildlife......the nearby restaurants.......our great staff.....and the private chef service.....it certainly makes a meal a special occasion.......thanks again for posting the review and we hope to see you... More 

Brooklyn
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59 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2015

My family (husband and two 13 year olds) and I stayed at Tulemar for 3 nights in August 2014. We stayed at Casa Mirador and it was absolutely beautiful! There were two floors. Downstairs there was a master bedroom, a second bedroom with 2 Queen beds, a bathroom and a laundry area. There was a deck shared by both bedrooms... More 

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Brooklyntraveler_8......thanks for the wonderful review on Casa Mirador in Tulemar......a very popular 2 bedroom villa.....with those amazing ocean views......and great location......close to the pools and a short walk down to the beach.....it's where you want to be in Tulemar.....thanks for staying with us and we hope to have you back again soon! Tulemar Dave More 

Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Over the Christmas week we had a family reunion and stayed at one of the beautiful bungalows at Tulemar. We had a marvellous time - adults and teenagers alike. The bungalow was well maintained with a great kitchen for cooking our celebratory dinners and the view from the balcony of the Pacific was magical. We all loved the quiet and... More 

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi seshrubb....thank you so much for the wonderful review on your stay in Casa del Mar in Tulemar.....one of our very popular 2 bedroom villas......I love your writing style and may hire you to write on our website "The grounds of the resort are breathtaking - riotous (but beautifully groomed) greenery and profusion of wildlife from howler monkeys, white-faced monkeys,... More 

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Reviewed 5 January 2015 via mobile

Unforgettable! The grounds and property are pristine&immaculate. Our villa, #406, was spotless, gorgeous, comfortable & inviting. The beach is spectacular. The water temperature is perfect. The food&drink service wether at the beach, a pool, the restaurant or room service is flawless. The staff is 5 Star !!! Daniela, Cute boy at Beach Bar, Bryan & Siobhan are ALL professional, accommodating,... More 

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Angie Z.....we miss you too.....BRRRRRR.....Indiana.....so glad we're down here......thank you so much for the excellent review on your stay in one of our Buena Vista 3 Bedroom Villas.....the perfect choice for 6-10 guests....and thanks for the kind words on Brian....your personal concierge.....and the rest of our staff.....(can't believe you remembered all of those names!).....we loved having you with us... More 

Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

We stayed here as a family of four for 5 nights. They arranged transportation from San Jose airport which was great. We stayed in a bungalow with a beautiful view of the ocean. The accomodations were spacious enough for us. The kitchenette was sparse but suited us fine as we ate almost all our meals out. We only dined at... More 

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi ineed2goaway........thanks for the great review on your stay in one of our Tulemar Bungalows.....so glad you enjoyed your time with us.....and thanks for all of your comments about Tulemar.....the restaurants....tours....and Ashley.....your personal concierge......happy to hear that you enjoyed the tamales on Christmas......we loved sharing the tradition with our guests......thanks again for taking the time to post the review and... More 

Alta Loma, California
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32 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2015

My husband and I did a joint vacation with my adult son, daughter, her husband and her two sons ages 4 and 6. It was an amazing experience. We did everything from a glorious day fishing where we brought our fish back to the restaurant and they prepared it for our dinner to a hike where we were surrounded by... More 

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi gailsund......it was so much fun to have your whole family with us over the holidays in two Bungalows......a great choice for your group......plenty of room and privacy......and I agree......#113 has amazing views......(but all of the bungalows have great ocean views).......thanks for all of your comments on Tulemar and especially on Ashley....your personal concierge.....she's always doing something special for her... More 

Birmingham, Alabama, United States
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2015

Outstanding is the only word that describes our visit to Tulemar. The resort is immaculate, teeming with wildlife. You will wake up to the sounds of the rainforest every morning. Most villas and bungalows have a great view of the Pacific. The grounds are exceptionally maintained. Manual Antonio has many good restaurants, clean with great service and food. This resort... More 

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Kevin H.....thank you so much for the excellent review on your stay in Tulemar.......we're so glad that you enjoyed your time with us......and that you enjoyed Casa del Mar......your villa.....thanks for the kind words on Ashley.....your personal concierge.......she really is concerned about all of her guests and she wants to make sure they enjoy their stay.....from dining options (you... More 

Seattle, Washington, United States
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 January 2015

Our family of 4 spent a week at Tulemar over the Christmas Holidays. We had a wonderful time and highly recommend the resort, the location and the staff. Chris was our concierge and he did a fantastic job in arranging the activities for us before we arrived. We went river rafting, ziplining and canyoning. We also went into Manuel Antonio... More 

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Libby M...thank you so much for posting the review on your stay with us......glad to hear that your trip ended well.....just like you......I also feel the Tulemar Beach is magical.....warm waters, sandy beach, shady palms, lots of wildlife.....beach bar/grill.....just what you would expect a tropical beach to be.....I love my time there.....and thanks for your comments on Chris.....your personal... More 

Antequera
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22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2015

Six of us stayed in this idyllic & perfectly beautiful house for a week. The house is so well designed that you have a constant breeze and there is no need for A/C even at night. The views are totally amazing and there are many balconies and spaces from which to admire the sea, the wildlife and the gorgeous plants... More 

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Lulu-Anterquera.....wow.....thanks for the wonderful review of your stay in Casa de Frutas in Tulemar.....one of our premier, private villas.......the amazing, panoramic ocean views.....the design.....the ambiance.....the service......the simple luxury.....all combine to make this one of our most popular private villas....(it's booked solid until May 1st).......the villa is designed for flow thru ventilation so that you can enjoy the breezes and... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tulemar is the premier resort development in Manuel Antonio. Gated and secure, the 33 acre jungle resort is perched on the hillside overlooking the Pacific, but continues down all the way to our own beach. It includes the Tulemar Bungalows and our special and unique villas such as Villa Mot Mot, Casa Panorama, Casa de Frutas, Casa Las Nubes, Villa Kiskadee and the new Tulemar Bamboo Villas just for couples. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tulemar Bungalows & Villas

Address: Tulemar Gardens, Manuel Antonio National Park 6350, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: RM1,183 - RM3,379 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 34
Also Known As:
Tulemar Bungalows And Villas
Tulemar Bungalows & Villas Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park
Tulemar Hotel
Tulemar Bungalows & Villas Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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“Call around and be sure to ask what the amenities are. Ask if there is a view”
 of 5 bubbles Denisb1947, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“casa del mar fantastic--new/modern/great outdor jacuzi; more gadgets than other houses”
 of 5 bubbles Worldtraveler3334, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Panorama Upper is Awesome!”
 of 5 bubbles Northern_Travelers1, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“stayed in bungalow 116 which was very close to the restaurant and pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Jeannie0403, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Go with a villa, not a bungalow.”
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