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Reviewed 7 February 2015

If you want to go to paradise and depart with a longing to stay knowing you will have a transformative experience this is where you need to go. Colleen and I are nature enthusiasts and like to be around people that have a similar "warm and fuzzy" side particularly if it is genuine and sincere. This place gets into your...

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

Hi Colleen O.....thanks for the wonderful review on your stay in Casa del Mar......one of our popular 2 bedroom villas......and thanks for your comments on two of our Tulemar Super Stars.....Ashley....your personal concierge.....and Chris......your private chef for the evening......Ashley has the best of both countries......born in Costa Rica.....raised in Alaska.....dual citizenship.....and now living in Manuel Antonio......she really does go the...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2015

What a wonderful week we had at Tulemar - but how quickly did it fly by! Vanessa was absolutely wonderful in the months leading up to our visit that I was so excited to visit. Our villa was definitely one of the smallest on the property which was maybe slightly sad while walking round seeing all the stunning bungalows. However...

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

Hi S_J282014.....wow....what a wonderful review on your stay in one of our Tulemar Mini Suites.......we really enjoyed having you with us.....you are right.....the mini-suites are the smallest accommodations in Tulemar.....but also the best value......one king or 2 full size beds....great bathroom....minibar....AC......and wonderful balcony sitting along the treetops with amazing ocean views.....perhaps a larger suite or villa on your next stay.....thank...

Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2015

After a hard year, we decided to treat ourselves to a holiday in search of sun, sea, wildlife, good food and 'things to do '... That's exactly what we got when we booked Casa Mirador Lower for a week, we just wished we could have stayed longer ! Admittedly this was not a budget holiday so we had to save...

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

Hi Loretta A.....thank you for posting the review on your stay in the one bedroom suite of Casa Mirador......so happy that you enjoyed your time with us.....it was nice to meet and chat with you two for a while as well......Casa Mirador is perfect for one or two guests......separate bedroom with a king bed.....living/dining/full kitchen.....large balcony....all with amazing ocean views...

Louisville, Kentucky
Reviewed 6 February 2015

Our time at Tulemar was nothing short of fantastic. We were lucky enough to stay at one of the villas for our honeymoon and my wife's birthday. It was a magical trip. We cannot stop talking about how much fun we had at Tulemar. The staff were outstanding from top to bottom. The beach is immaculate and quiet (thanks David!)....

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

Hi Andrew B......we loved having you in Villa Kiskadee for your honeymoon......thank you so much for the great review.....Villa Kiskadee is an amazing 4 bedroom villa with panoramic ocean views and lots of wildlife visits....a real luxury for just two people......and the Tulemar Beach is an absolute gem......a small protected cove.....sandy beach....waves that range from flat to fun depending on...

Bend, Oregon
Reviewed 5 February 2015

What an amazing vacation. This house is perfect for 3 couples. They have thought of every detail. The woodwork around the home is very well done. The infinity pool and courtyard is well deisgined. Mauricio and Dave make sure you have the perfect week. The Private Beach is beautiful and the staff everywhere in this gated community is first class....

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

Hi Scott M.....thank you so much for the review on Casa de Frutas in Tulemar......one of our most popular private villas....for all the reasons you mentioned....the villa itself (amazing)......the private pool....the service....and all of the amenities of Tulemar.....the Tulemar Beach.....4 resort pools.....hiking trails....the restaurant (room service too!).....the resort shuttle....and all the wildlife.....we're so happy that you've already booked for next...

Vancouver, Washington
Reviewed 3 February 2015

This is our third time back to Tulemar. Last year we brought our family (our college age kids still say it was the best vacation ever) but this year we came with two other couples and we stayed in Casa de Frutas. It is hard to even begin to explain how amazing this place is. The Bali feel of the...

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

Hi 265julie....wow.....we loved having you with us again.....and we're so excited to have you back next year......thank you so much for posting the review of your stay.....and I want to mention your favorite topic...."the view"......Casa de Frutas has one of the most grand.......panoramic.....sunset.....ocean views......in all of Tulemar......it is just spectacular.....you can enjoy the view from all the rooms....bedrooms.....terraces and balconies.....and...

Vancouver, Washington
Reviewed 3 February 2015

From the first moment we entered Casa de Frutas until we left it was amazing. Mauricio and Dave greeted us at the house along with the entire staff and throughout our stay they took care of our every need. The house is designed for couples or a family with older kids. The absence of a western wall in the house...

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

Hi Tim M.....thank you so much for the wonderful review......we loved having you with us in Casa de Frutas......one of our premier, private villas in Tulemar......luxury....design....ambiance.....service.....panoramic sunset ocean views.....private pool....this villa has it all.....(check out our website to see which Hollywood stars have stayed in this villa)......lots of room for individual privacy too......thanks for your comments on Mauricio.....your personal concierge...

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 3 February 2015

We just left this beautiful resort 8 days ago after a three night stay in the Lizard Villa. We can't stop bragging about the staff, view, beautiful room and resort. Your staff gets a 10+ And we already miss you Daniella, Michael and the too adorable Charlie😃 and your food and beverage director. We ate most of our meals at...

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

Hi gotmybags.......thanks for the wonderful review of your stay in one of our Tulemar Villas......so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time here.....and thanks for the comments on our food/beverage services.....breakfast/lunch/dinner at the main restaurant (with dramatic ocean views).....or lunch and dinner on the beach....under the palms.....with the waves crashing around......what an experience.....thanks for all the kind words on...

Florida
Reviewed 2 February 2015

My wife have just returned from spending 5 days at Villa Mot Mot. It was everything we dreamed for and much more. Starting with our pre trip planning with our Concierge, Vanessa ,and continuing on site with our daily Concierges, Al and Jon, our vacation was perfect. There was no detail , large or small that went unnoticed by our...

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

Hi JHDawg.....thanks for the excellent review on Villa Mot Mot.....and now you know why it is one of the most popular one bedroom villas in Tulemar......the comfortable, tropical decor......the ocean views.....the wildlife visits.....the large balcony complete with living/dining furniture.....and the service provided by Team Diego....to handle all of the details......from your transportation to the area.....to your tours/activities......dining suggestions......even spa treatments....right...

Reviewed 1 February 2015

The grounds are spectacular, the staff is amazing, and beach is stunning. The hills are extreme, but thats why they have shuttles which are always willing to come pick you up and take you where you want to go. The wildlife is just a step out the door ready to greet you. Ashley was our concierge, and she was incredible....

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Hi Julian V......thank you so much for the great review on your stay in Tulemar.....I loved your remark about the wildlife...."just a step outside your door ready to greet you".....all three types of monkeys.....both types of sloths.....exotic birds and reptiles.....in their natural habitat....all around....with 33 acres of jungle there is lots of room to roam.......(which also means you may have...

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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: RM1,030 - RM4,502 (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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