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Located within walking distance of Manuel Antonio National Park, Arenas Del Mar is an extraordinary beachfront and rainforest resort catering to travelers looking for more than the typical luxury hotel experience. Stunning, luxurious, and sustainable, our hotel has 38 rooms with exclusive beach and nature views, nestled in eleven acres of rainforest with private trails and two tree-shaded white sand beaches. Unique among the hotels in Manuel Antonio, our carbon-neutral property offers sustainable, luxurious lodging. As well, we are proud to be the first Costa Rican luxury hotel to have been awarded the Five Sustainability Leaf Award and a Five Star Award. With this stunning location and a myriad of personalized services, on-property activities and land and water-based tours catered for honeymooning couples and families alike, Arenas Del Mar is the perfect base for exploring on your Manuel Antonio vacation.
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What a place, the hotel is in such a beautiful position, on one of the most perfect beaches we have been to and within walking distance of Manuel Antonio NP. We saw some great wildlife in the grounds of the hotel, including a sloth in...More
Costa Rica was on my bucket list and it met all my expectations with this location. We were able to see the wildlife we hoped for, including sloths, raccoons, lizards, birds, bugs and monkeys! Didn't expect the crabs, which were everywhere. Very cool!
Date of stay: May 2018
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Response from Cayuga S, Manager at Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest ResortResponded June 21, 2018
Thanks for your incredible feedback, Barbara! We’re so happy that you got to experience the true essence of Costa Rica right here at Arenas del Mar. We’re definitely lucky to be based between the rainforest and the beach, and home to so much wildlife. Sounds...More
The entire resort is like something from a movie! It’s gorgeous. The view from the reception area is crazy. We stayed in the ocean view superior suite 702-B. Amazing views, monkeys, birds, ocean breeze, free mini bar/fridge. The food was nothing to write home about...More
We finished a 3 week tour of Costa Rica with 4 nights in this hotel with the intention of relaxing and unwinding after a fairly hectic schedule going around the country
We couldn’t have been more pleased we had an ocean view room with balcony...More
Stayed at the Arenas Del Mar Beachfront hotel in August 2018 with wife and two children in tow.
The hotel is located approximately 3.5 hours from San Jose.
This is a truly exceptional hotel, located along windy roads which lead into the rainforest and has...More
Response from CRbyNataly | Reviewed this property |
You can rent a fishing boat at Quepos Marina (10 mi. drive from Arenas del Mar)
The hotel I believe also can arrange this for you.
Boat rentals: sunset sails tours
Hope you find what you are looking for.
It is open to everyone. Often we strike up conversations and discover people from other resorts that want a different view or experience. It's an excellent restaurant and the food is amazing. We don't leave... the wait staff... More
It is open to everyone. Often we strike up conversations and discover people from other resorts that want a different view or experience. It's an excellent restaurant and the food is amazing. We don't leave... the wait staff is the best in CR, almost as good as the food.
hi, thank you for contacting us! Regarding to your question, our property have some prevent maintenance works, however, those works will finish on November 17th, 2019 and your experience will not be impacted.Reservations... More
hi, thank you for contacting us! Regarding to your question, our property have some prevent maintenance works, however, those works will finish on November 17th, 2019 and your experience will not be impacted.Reservations Concierge