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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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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good16%
    • Average5%
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    “infinity pool” (52 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Beautiful estate. Great pool(s). We had the pool villa. The queen bed is a bit small for two persons. Ordered dinner in room which was great. We were offered a bottle of champagne complementary. The only minor is that we only stayed for 1 night.More

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

    Buenos días and thank you for choosing Makanda! We are glad that you had a nice experience. Looking forward to host you again. Let´s just making longer so we get a good chance to really pamper you. Make sure to mention that you already stayed...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I came here for a bday getaway & it was spectacular. The concierge & their hospitality was beyond amazing! They went above & beyond to surprise me w cake & champagne (didn't even ask for any of it, all thanks to Alberto )! Loved every...More

    Thank Souvenir R
    Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Owner at Makanda by the SeaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear guest! So happy you loved your getaway with us! Happy Birthday and hope to see you again! Cheers!!!!!))

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This resort is hidden jungle/Sea Gem. When we arrived, Alberto was very helpful and made us feel so welcome. The staff was very helpful & friendly. Beautiful views, great location. I have been to many resorts in Manuel Antonio and this is my favorite! This...More

    Thank howaluna55
    Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Owner at Makanda by the SeaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest! It is so important for us to know that our efforts succeeded. It is always inspiring when people share your passion. Thanks for your support. Hugs!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    just after the wedding, we jumped into the plane and rushed to the far-away dream country of Costa Rica. After spending 22 hours at airports and different planes, absolutely exhausted we got to the destination. How nice it was to be greeted by a super...More

    Thank Paulina B
    Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Owner at Makanda by the SeaResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Paulina! Is so important for us to hear this words, especially from honeymoon couple. It was such an honour to share this amazing days with your beautiful family! Our best wishes and tropical hugs from Costa Rican Paradise))

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    My partner and I spent 4 nights at Makanda by the Sea. We were not disappointed. The hotel is fantastic - it's very well designed, fresh, modern and most of all, relaxing. The hotel has two awesome infinity pools that give views over the jungle...More

    Thank GlobalKetchup
    Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thnak you for choosing Makanda and visiting our profile! We really appreciate this detailed review, we are sure it will help other travelers that are trying to make the right choice. The Property is really blessed with incredible views and daily wildlife visitors. Having the...More

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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    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
    • Banquet Room
    • 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$236 - US$450 (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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    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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    AbigailShropshire
    18 July 2017|
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    Response from Winden-Photography | Reviewed this property |
    When I was there in April they were adding on new rooms and some ocean view rooms completed. The older rooms looked like were not updated, although still very nice with each room having its own personality vs the new ocean... More
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    "Definitely go for the Ocean Suite rooms - they are the newest."
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    "I got upgraded to a suite by the saltwater pool, which was great -- top floors provide the best views!"
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    "Ask to stay in one of the newer built rooms. That's what we had and we loved it."
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    "The newer rooms have great views of the ocean and wildlife no need to splurge on the villas."
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