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Manala Hotel

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  • Average2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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3.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewspulpocosta ricahotel consistsmaintained groundsspent two nightsprivate bungalowsrecommend renting an atvbeach accessthe main roadlarge showerdusty roadpool area ishowler monkeysmin walksmall hoteloff the beaten pathbeautiful pool
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third five day stay at beautiful tranquil Manala Hotel. A pleasing perk has been added - a small portable cooler and two full size collapsible portable beach chairs made beach visits a pleasure! Love the very large well appointed rooms. Hand held...More

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Response from Natalia S, Gerente at Manala HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

We want to thank you for your really nice words on this review, we really appreciate it. We are always trying to do our best for our guests, it is very pleasant to know that you had a great time with us. We hope to...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018

We stayed here for 3 days in early December & found it to be a very comfortable stay the Bungalows are spacious & very clean the pool area is excellent made more so by the fact that when my wife & I were using it...More

1  Thank amesed
Response from Natalia S, Propietario at Manala HotelResponded 12 January 2018

We are happy to know that it made your day, we have the Howler monkeys every day in the top of the trees. They eat fruits, and leaves, and they are always in families. It was very nice to have you here guys. We are...More

Reviewed 19 December 2017

Great private bungalows. Very Clean. Fairly large room, and very large shower. Even had beach chairs in the room you could take to the beach. The beach is about a 3 minute walk across the street and through a small path. There are restaurants and...More

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Response from LAURA S, Manalá Team at Manala HotelResponded 21 December 2017

Hi, Joe! Thank you so much for your comments. We are pleased to know you liked and enjoyed your vacations with us. We do have a Jacuzzi, but is not the heated type. Our Jacuzzi is a whirlpool tub, it have several jets that force...More

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Our goal was to learn how to surf for our 10 year anniversary. And though we had some success with that, the environment to which we were exposed to while saying at Manala did more for our relationship then we expected. The staff there were...More

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Response from LAURA S, Gerente at Manala HotelResponded 28 November 2017

Thank you very much for taking a time to write such a nice review about us. We are so happy to know that you had a great 10 anniversary in Manalá Hotel. That sounds fun celebration "surfing in Santa Teresa with your wife". It would...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017

Look for this place ! It is worth it. Drive for around 2 kilometers after the crossroad and it is to your right. There is a jungle trail that leads to the ocean, approximately 150 meters. Beautiful bungalow style cabins, very spacious and luxurious. Well...More

Thank Troy D
Response from LAURA S, Manalá Team at Manala HotelResponded 22 November 2017

Wow! Thank you so much for such nice words Troy! We really appreciate to know when our guests are satisfied with their stay. Needles to say, if you want to return to Santa Teresa, it will always be a pleasure to welcome you back in...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$92 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Santa Teresa
#14 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$92 - US$150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Family Hotel in Santa Teresa
#14 Romantic Hotel in Santa Teresa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Becky L
12 February 2016|
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Response from Nikki A | Reviewed this property |
If you book a shuttle to santa teresa, private or with a small group, they will generally take you directly to your hotel
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andy p
22 May 2015|
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Response from Natalia S | Property representative |
Hi Andy, All our Bungalows have 1 queen size bed, and we can put 2 extra single beds, maximum 4 people per Bungalow. There is also 1 Bungalow with 2 single beds, and we can put 2 more extra single beds in case of 4 beds... More
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Michelle Y
19 April 2015|
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Response from Natalia S | Property representative |
Hi Michelle, we can arrange at any time shuttles or private taxis from Tambor or Juan Santa María airport to Manalá. In case you want to check rates, please send us an email and we will be more than glad to help you. Pura... More
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"Take a book reading lite for reading in the book since it's dimly lit."
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"accommodation is in bungalows so I would imagine that there is no difference between them"
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"Great to go with couple."
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"Any of the bungalows would work - the higher numbers 6, 7 or 8 may be less noisy given proximity to the..."
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