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Makanda by the Sea

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I researched for days on where to go in Costa Rica for our honeymoon. Eventually, during an in-depth Google Maps search, we came upon Hotel Makanda and thought it would be the perfect place to stay during our week in Manuel Antonio...More

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

Dear Kelly, Thank you for choosing Makanda for such a special occasion! We really appreciate that you took the time to visit our profile to share your experience. It was a real pleasure to have you here celebrating and we can only hope to become...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel Makanda in Manuel Antonio is second to none … Let me start by saying the staff was incredible and extremely hospitable. Both receptionists we dealt with were kind, respectful and full of information. The rooms were immaculate and the staff went over every detail...More

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

Dear Thomas, Thank you for choosing Makanda and visiting our profile. We really appreciate your kinds words but most important we are really happy that you had a nice experience. We put a lot of effort to provide the best hospitality experience. Looking forward to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a day at Makanda at the pool and it was absolutely incredible. The architecture is something worth marveling over, words and pictures cannot do enough justice. The whole layout of the pool area, with the view of the ocean are absolutely divine. Spent and...More

1  Thank Ethan G
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Ethan, Thank you for visiting our Property and our profile. Restaurant and General Staff is always going further in order to provide the best service and best experience possible. We are glad that you enjoyed the perfect combination of service and design only found...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018

just wanted to write a review of the makanda as i think it deserves the 5 stars we have given it we arrived around 10 pm after a delayed flight, and as a small hotel there wasnt a lot of activity, but the man on...More

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

Dear Mark, Thank you so much for choosing Makanda and visiting our profile. It makes us very happy when we realize that our Customers are having the best holiday experience. We are sure that your detailed review will help other people to make the right...More

Reviewed 14 March 2018

This is an amazing place (if you can afford it). The meals are excellent. Breakfast is free and is a feast if you order after 7:00 a.m. The accommations are lovely. The pools are amazing inifinity pools, just the right temperature. There are swinging daybeds...More

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

Thank you for choosing Makanda and taking from your time to visit our profile. Glad that you enjoyed the stay, wildlife is always a daily show over here. Looking forward to host you again. Remember to mention that you already stayed with us when making...More

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
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
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$281 - US$451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#7 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$281 - US$451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#7 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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chopperz
21 March 2018|
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Response from Ivana L | Reviewed this property |
Hi. There's no direct route to walk to the beach from the resort. We actually DID walk to the resort but we had to go out of the resort, walk up a two-way street, down a rock/dirt path, etc. It took about 30 minutes to... More
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MemphisTeacher
10 March 2018|
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Response from MAKANDAFAMILY | Property representative |
Hi! Ocean club is American standard King Bed. Enjoy)
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chopperz
23 February 2018|
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Response from MAKANDAFAMILY | Property representative |
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"Get the Ocean View!"
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"Ocean Club rooms are pure modern luxury. Older rooms are clean and comfortable but not nearly as stunning."
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"All the rooms are unique and beautiful."
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"Look at your room first its the best way to tell if your totally happy... which you will be"
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