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La Mariposa Hotel

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12/06/2017 13/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Suffolk, Virginia
Reviewed 6 August 2013

Great views ...but lacking in many other services. We chose this hotel from the beautiful pictures and because it is listed in the 1000 Places to see before you Die book. We did enjoy the hotel, however, you need to know that the view is really the main/only thing you are buying. The hotel is walking distance to many places...

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Derwood, Maryland
Reviewed 5 August 2013

This is a great Hotel. The view of Manual Antonio Beach is the best. The staff is great and all speak English. The pool bar has the second best view while the infinity pool is nothing short of spectacular. The monkeys also visit the property on a regular basis for the full Costa Rican experience. As far as location, you...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 4 August 2013

We had our wedding in Manuel Antonio and had all our guests stay at the La Mariposa. 56 guests all thought they had upgraded rooms because of the beautiful views from every room. The breakfast was perfect and there were multiple restaurants in walking distance which was great for our guests. We will definitely be back and would recommend this...

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Plantation, Florida
Reviewed 4 August 2013

I have read some of the recent reviews and wonder if I stayed at the same hotel with the negative comments. We stayed at the hotel for 3 nights and experienced none of the negative experiences as others. When traveling to Costa Rica, you will see bugs and such, we had no insects in either of our 2 rooms and...

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Westchester, New York, United States
Reviewed 1 August 2013 via mobile

I am still here at the hotel. Writing from the pool on our final night of 10 in CR. this is by far my least favorite of the 3 hotels we stayed at. What i like about La Mariposa: - welcomed with a smile and a bottle of wine. - location - great pool - views!!!! What i dont: -...

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3Thank Jeffrey K
New York City, New York
Reviewed 30 July 2013

Hotel is on top of the hill and half way to the Manual antonio national park . The guys in front desks are useless except Maria . Maria was energetic and want to help and guide ppl . Initially we got a std room , got upgraded after some request to a suite # 49 with great view . Breakfast...

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Thank Priya G
Reviewed 27 July 2013 via mobile

Our room had a great view, front desk personel and waiter service was excellent. We suggest to have king size beds; that should be even better to stay at this hotel. We didnt ate lunch or dinner just Breakfast that was good.

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Middletown, New Jersey
Reviewed 24 July 2013

So awesome we are returning once again. We loved the experience of all the friendly workers and the spectacular view. The bartender by the pool was always friendly and welcoming. Great location and short walk to many restaurants. Not on the beach but amazing view of Manuel Antonio. Pura Vidal La Mariposa will be back in less than 2 weeks!

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1Thank Michelle S
Sparta
Reviewed 24 July 2013

From our room on the top floor of the main building, we had a 180 degree view of the ocean, the sunset, and the lovely, fragrant grounds of this well maintained hotel. The front desk and all the staff are friendly, helpful, and classy. We didn't mind the winding spiral stairs up to the third floor, but that might deter...

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Wilrijk, Antwerpen, Belgium
Reviewed 23 July 2013

When you are looking for a high-quality hotel with an amazing view out of your bed, from the terras or out of your private jacuzzi. You must book this hotel. It provides you this magic a trip to costa rica deserves. Money well spent!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in one of the most magnificent settings in the world, Hotel La Mariposa stands majestically a top the highest point in Manuel Antonio and is best known for its award-winning 360 degree view overlooking the blue waters of the Pacific Ocean and the Manuel Antonio National Park, in Costa Rica. Nature and luxury flawlessly combine with 63 well-appointed rooms in a Spanish-Mediterranean architectural design and tropical gardens with walkways and trails meticulously landscaped to reflect the natural beauty of Costa Rica's abundant plant and wildlife. Experience the stunning magic of the legendary Manuel Antonio sunsets while sipping a tropical cocktail at our "Sunset Bar and Lounge," while dining in our world-class international restaurant "Le Papillon" With over 38 years experience, our personalized service and unforgettable views have made La Mariposa a top choice for the most discriminating travellers, who relish both its intimacy and magnificence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Mariposa Hotel

Address: Manuel Antonio Beach, Manuel Antonio National Park 60601, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: $236 - $402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — La Mariposa Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 63
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Also Known As:
La Mariposa Costa Rica
La Mariposa Hotel Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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“As for high floors.”
ohdesi74, 15 May 2017 | Read review
“If you want a view you must request it. Most rooms have balconies and they are wonderful!”
allani28, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Awesome views”
chevy4wd, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Some room are renovated and nicer, some are somewhat uninviting.”
MrSwarm, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“55 has great views 54 similar. Together they are great for a family of 4 as they are the only rooms on that level.”
EfinDan, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
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