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    Makanda by the Sea

    Main Road to Manuel Antonio Park | 800 meters from Plaza Vista, Manuel Antonio 60601, Costa Rica
    011 506 2777 0442
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    • Excellent73%
    • Very good16%
    • Average5%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    “infinity pool” (53 reviews)
    “ocean club” (9 reviews)
    “private beach” (66 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This was our last stop on our honeymoon so we wanted luxury - we were not disappointed! We were welcomed to the hotel in the cool comforts of the managers office. We were given an upgrade which was a treat but later learnt the hotel...More

    2  Thank Laura M
    Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Laura, We are really thankful that you gave us the opportunity to host you for such a special occasion! Glad that you enjoyed the perfect combination between design, luxury, wildlife and human resource. We a re sure that your honest review will help other...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The most beautiful, classy and elegant hotel in Manuel Antonio. Top service! Rooms and areas like the pools are amazing with an espectacular view to the ocean. I`ve been in tons of hotels in the area, and Makanda is by far the best hotel in...More

    Thank Arturo M
    Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 6 days ago

    Estimado Arturo! Thank you for choosing Makanda and taking from your time to visit our profile. It really makes feel good to realize that we are accomplishing our goal to become the best hospitality business in the area. Hope that you come back soon. Have...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Very beautiful designed hotel and surrounded with very amazing views of the National Manuel Antonio park . The infinity pool is a haven:) and you don't want to leave. Friendly and helpful staff. Room, towels and sheets were fresh and clean. Breakfast and dinner was...More

    Thank Nastyaboikova
    Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Nastya, Thank you for choosing Makanda and visiting our profile. Thank you for your kind words. We really enjoyed to host you and Staff is already missing you. Looking forward to host you again. Have a great and blessed day...!!!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I generally do not write reviews, but my stay at Makanda by the Sea was beyond exceptional! I am a traveler, and this was by far the most peaceful, relaxing, and incredible hotel I have booked thus far. It was so beautiful I did not...More

    Thank Suneisha W
    Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 6 days ago

    Buenos dias and thank you for choosing Makanda! Glad that you enjoyed the hole experience. We really appreciate your kind words and the pictures. Please remember to mention that you already stayed with us when making your next reservation(s). Have a great and blessed day...!!!

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Ok this place is fancy. Great rooms, great view, really accommodating staff, great pools. I have one big gripe which caused us to leave early. There are some really steep slopes and some do not have railings. Which means if the road gets a little...More

    Thank chrisf_travel007
    Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Christopher & Melissa, Thank you for choosing Makanda and visiting our profile! We really appreciate your kind words. As a hospitality business we are in constant growing and your feedback is really important, I personally pointed to our Maintenance Staff where to go, what...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$286 - US$1 038 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
    • #7 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
    • #10 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
    • #10 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 27
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Manuel Antonio
    • Also Known As
    • Makanda By The Sea Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park
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    Dining (42)
    Hotel & Grounds (356)
    Bathroom (14)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
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    Angelica N
    9 November 2017|
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    Response from MAKANDAFAMILY | Property representative |
    We can help you to arrange all activities here, no problem:)
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    Michael G
    16 September 2017|
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    Response from Mike A | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. We had outside guests join us and it was not a problem. They left their children with a sitter.
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    "Ocean club"
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    "Pro tip an amazing view does not make up for a lousy attitude"
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    "Villas are higher and have the best views, but no room has a bad view of the rain forest and Pacific."
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    "We stayed in 2 story villa 8, it is very private and has gorgeous view."
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