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    Hotel San Bada

    Next to Manuel Antonio National Park Entrance | Manuel Antonio Beach, Manuel Antonio 6350, Costa Rica
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    2017-10-31 2017-11-01
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    Traveller (721)
    Room & Suite (221)
    Pool & Beach (137)
    • Excellent56%
    • Very good31%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “caravan tour” (34 reviews)
    “rooftop bar” (27 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Rooftop Bar
    Fitness centre
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 19 March 2016

    My husband and I recently returned from visiting Costa Rica and were very much impressed with the genuine hospitality given by the San Bada hotel staff. We were greeted upon arrival and every need was met with utmost pleasantness. We loved the location, cleanliness, and...More

    1  Thank Karen D
    Reviewed 13 March 2016

    This hotel retains a small-town personal feel despite its size. From the moment we arrived we felt welcomed and the 'typical' Costa Rican friendliness is very evident here. The rooms are lovely, the view from the rooftop is spectacular, and the proximity to local attractions...More

    Thank PamelaFriesen
    Reviewed 9 March 2016

    This hotel was a great find! The staff was excellent the rooms clean and spacious the food was very good the pool was great and by far the best location in Manuel Antonio! Short walk to the beach, Howler monkeys waking you at 6 am....More

    1  Thank Trishde26
    Reviewed 7 March 2016

    I read Tripadvisor first before selecting Hotel San Bada, read lots of others too as I'm that's exactly what you are doing right now. We rented a car and drove from San Jose Santamaria Airport took us an hour longer because I was too cheap...More

    4  Thank TrishD26
    Response from SanBada C, Public Relations Manager at Hotel San BadaResponded 12 March 2016

    Dear Trish, Thank you for your nice review. It is great to hear that you loved your stay with us so much! We are happy that you enjoyed our service; our staff cares greatly about our guest satisfaction. Thank you for pointing out our location,...More

    Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

    Amazing location. Manuel Antonio National Park entrance was only steps from our hotel parking lot. The hotel was surrounded by jungle and hence, animals. Room was very nice though the lighting was very dim (very high ceilings). We spent most of our time at the...More

    1  Thank Jan C
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Adult pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$148 - US$324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
    • #8 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
    • #8 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 67
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Manuel Antonio
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel San Bada Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio
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    Traveller (721)
    Room & Suite (221)
    Pool & Beach (137)
    Dining (73)
    Hotel & Grounds (504)
    Bathroom (24)
    Family and Play Areas (6)
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    31 August 2017|
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    Response from Cheryl J | Reviewed this property |
    I wouldn't bother with an umbrella. I think they probably have them at the motel if you need one. I don't mind getting wet. It's a tropical warm rain. I took a raincoat on my first trip, but I never used it, as it was... More
    25 April 2017|
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    Response from SanBada C | Property representative |
    Dear D.... Thank you very much for your message and reservation! Yes we checked the reservation and it is confirmed, we also assigned you the best room of our Hotel! Kind regards! Dante
    Catherine G
    14 April 2017|
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    Response from SanBada C | Property representative |
    Hello Catherine, Thank you for contacting Hotel San Bada! Your question is very important for us, that depends your travel motive, if you are looking for some quiet and relax time we suggest in Green season (August to... More
    Room Tips
    "Floors 3 and 4 overlooking the beachand National Park"
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    "Rooms are all quiet, and have a view into Manuel Antonio Nat'l Park."
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    "4th and 5th floor are best for the view"
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    "We were on the highest floors and could see the monkeys at the park next door. I"
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