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Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Milan, Italy
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The hotel is very well managed and organized. Everybody is really helpful and they take good care of you. Our room was perfect with a stunning view of the ocean. The private beach is beautiful and you can have lunch and dinner right on the beach.

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Chicago, IL
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Room 303B , saw monkeys and had our mini bar raided, all part of why were here! But-VERY disappointed overall. Our room (especially balcony) was often dirty. Coffee pot, sink, and mugs all left dirty for two days in a row. Food prices and drinks almost 2x as expensive as in town. It was cheaper and nicer to go to...

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Bethesda, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were actually booked to stay somewhere else nearby, but a Costa Rican friend told us to change our reservations to Arenas del Mar because we would regret missing out on this experience. She often stays here when she vacations in Costa Rica (always a good endorsement). It was one of the best travel decisions we’ve ever made. Our family...

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Santa Rosa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This Hotel offers excellent service, incredible views, food and wild the best life in CR. From the moment we entered the property we started checking off items on our wild life wish list! The website doesn't do this property justice. We have had some incredible family trips but this one is now at the TOP! We stayed 6 nights in...

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Montreal
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is one of the best hotels I've ever stayed at. The rooms are glorious and large, with gorgeous views and comfy beds. Twice daily housekeeping that changes up your towels as needed and keeps the sand out. The restaurants are wonderful, with a good kids' menu which is really inexpensive while the food is generally superb, with a nice...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This property is incredible. The staff is super friendly and accommodating and I mean "everyone". The food service and dining - perfect. The chef cooked the fish we caught and it was outstanding! Our room was unbelievable and maintained constantly. All of our activities were booked, coordinated with guest services. Not a detail was missed as far as scheduling, transportation,...

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Mechanicsville, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was our first trip to Costa Rica. Our travel agent booked this hotel for us knowing we wanted something smaller than most resorts. We arrived to a wonderful welcome and had great service from start to finish. All the staff were great but especially Alphonzo, the Operations Manager, who took us all over the property showing us sloths after...

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Ocala, Florida
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel was the Dina destination of a fabulous Bucket List Birthday celebration! We started in the Pacuare Outdoor Center after rafting, zip lining and Tarzan swinging through the jungle. A relaxing two days at the Springs Hotel in La Fortuna and this magnificent luxury hotel was our final spot! The service at this hotel is spot on and welcomed....

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Davos Klosters, Switzerland
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is a total scam. First of all, this picture that you see with a pool is a very technical one. The pool is tiny and this area is basically all the infrastructure the hotel has. I didn´t even check-in the hotel because of the attitude of the workers there. After being very well welcomed by a security named...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we pulled up in our car to the moment we left we were treated like we were the only ones at the resort. The staff is extremely friendly and welcoming. The rooms are very comfortable and the snacks that were refilled every day were a nice addition. The golf cart service to get around was very convenient....

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located within walking distance of Manuel Antonio National Park, Arenas Del Mar is an extraordinary beachfront and rainforest resort catering to travelers looking for more than the typical luxury hotel experience. Stunning, luxurious, and sustainable, our hotel has 38 rooms with exclusive beach and nature views, nestled in eleven acres of rainforest with private trails and two tree-shaded white sand beaches. Unique among the hotels in Manuel Antonio, our carbon-neutral property offers sustainable, luxurious lodging. As well, we are proud to be the first Costa Rican luxury hotel to have been awarded the Five Sustainability Leaf Award and a Five Star Award. With this stunning location and a myriad of personalized services, on-property activities and land and water-based tours catered for honeymooning couples and families alike, Arenas Del Mar is the perfect base for exploring on your Manuel Antonio vacation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort

Address: Punta Quepos, Manuel Antonio National Park 60601, Costa Rica (Formerly Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Resort, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: RM1,483 - RM3,171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort 4.5*
Number of rooms: 38
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Arenas Del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
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#1 Top resorts Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#2 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#2 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#3 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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“503A big room with a huge shower and a stunning view of the ocean (for a family)”
CHLUN, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“303B we did see monkeys in trees outside our room”
DCCTLV, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Top floor building 6 can't be beat!”
G7084OFnicolem, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I prefer the rooms in the first three buildings, down by the second pool and beach.”
MontrealLiz, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“It is HOT here. Be prepared to be in the shade on the beaches.”
mac781, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
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