Best Manuel Antonio Hotels, Costa Rica

You will be delighted with the unique and boutique Manuel Antonio hotels that feature a jungle environment and easy access to the surrounding natural activities. Families that are searching for a property should check out Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Resort which offers supervised activities for kids. Couples looking for resort style amenities should try Shana by the Beach, Hotel Residence and Spa or the Parador Resort and Spa and if you are seeking a luxury adults-only property then Hotel Makanda by the Sea is perfect. When you want your own private beach you should stay at the Tulemar Resort and the Hotel Costa Verde sports a renovated airplane suite which is sure to thrill guests. Mid-range properties that are great for all types of travelers are the boutique Hotel Verde Mar, Hotel Plaza Yara, Las Cascadas The Falls and La Mansion Inn.

  • Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Resort

    Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Resort in Manuel Antonio

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    Address: Playa Playitas Manuel Antonio Quepos Manuel Antonio Puntarenas

    When you are looking for a superb family-friendly luxury Manuel Antonio hotel that offers direct beach access and a variety of children friendly options then the Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Resort is ideal. Located directly above Playa Espadilla on Quepos Point, the Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Resort was the first upscale resort in Costa Rica to be awarded five leaves by the Sustainable Tourism Certification program and boasts direct access to Playa Espadilla and Playa Playitas. The Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Resort has a modern jungle friendly three floor architectural design with 38 rooms and suites that sport a contemporary interior. Rooms are 129 square feet with a choice of bedding and a 122 square foot private balcony that contains an outdoor kitchenette with views of the garden or Pacific Ocean. One-bedroom suites boast a 129 square foot bedroom, a 215 square foot living room that has a sofa sleeper, a private hot tub, 2-bathrooms as well as a 330 square foot outdoor living area with a kitchenette and views of the Pacific Ocean. The Arenas del Mar Beachfront and Rainforest Manuel Antonio hotel is a great place to start your adventures with direct access to Playa Espadilla and Playa Playitas where you will find lots of rooms to lounge and beautiful calm waters for activities. You are minutes away from Manuel Antonio National Park, Finca Naturales Wildlife Refuge and ADR Adventure Park. Children can enjoy supervised activities onsite and you can take several free tours within the property. There are two freshwater swimming pools which offer poolside service that overlook the Pacific Ocean and Playa Espadilla as well as a full service spa. Dining onsite includes a complimentary breakfast and you can enjoy complimentary snacks throughout the day. There are also two restaurants that include El Mirador Restaurant and Bar as well as Playitas Restaurant and Bar serves beachside. Offsite dining options within 1-mile include Rico Tico Jungle Grill, Cafe Agua Azul and Raphael’s Terrazas. Nightlife can include a drink on beach while watching the sunset or a quiet night listening to the jungle and ocean waves.



    Tulemar Resort

    Tulemar Resort in Manuel Antonio

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    Address: Tulemar Gardens Manuel Antonio Puntarenas

    When you are searching for a private luxury Manuel Antonio hotel that offers all-suite accommodations with quick access to a private beach and natural attractions then you should stay at the Tulemar Resort. Located directly in Manuel Antonio, the Tulemar Resort is situated on 33-acres of jungle landscape which is a 5-minute drive to Manuel Antonio National Park and the property provides access to the private Tulemar Beach via a free shuttle. The Tulemar Resort has 45 stand-alone bungalows and villas as well as one, two and three bedroom units within the Buena Vista Luxury Villas which have a rustic architectural design and sport a contemporary interior. Standard rooms are sized at 700 square feet with an oversized living space, a choice of bedding and terrace with jungle views. Tulemar Bungalows have 645 square feet with a separate living room, a full kitchen and views of the jungle from a large outdoor living space. Standard rooms in the Jungle House offer 800 square feet with a full kitchen, a sitting area and a shared plunge pool. One-bedroom units in the Jungle House feature 1,500 square feet on two-levels with a kitchen, living room that has a sofa sleeper, a dining room, 2-bathrooms and a shared plunge pool. Casa Floras has 1,050 square feet with two-bedrooms, a kitchenette, 2-bathrooms and floor to ceiling windows. There are a number of two and three-bedroom villas that start at 2,400 square feet with such amenities as a gourmet kitchen, multiple bathrooms, a choice of bedding, an oversized outdoor terrace and some units feature plunge pools. The Tulemar Manuel Antonio hotel provides access to one of the only private beach areas in the Manuel Antonio area where you will find plenty of sand to lounge along with lots of complimentary watersport activities as well as beach butlers and beach hiking trails. The Tulemar Resort allows for an easy 10-minute drive to Manuel Antonio National Park, the Zip Coaster and you are only 1.5-miles away from Marina Pez Vela. The property has four freshwater swimming pools with one adults-only and a pool bar as well as a full service spa onsite. Dining includes a leisurely home cooked meal and you can have your refrigerator stocked before or during your stay as well as all three meals are available at TuleCafe Restaurant. Nightlife consists of listening to jungle sounds or sipping a cold libation while you watch the sunset.

    Shana Manuel Antonio Hotel & Residence

    Shana Hotel & Residence in Manuel Antonio

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    Address: Road to Punta Quepos 900 m NW from La Mariposa Hotel Manuel Antonio Puntarenas

    If you are seeking a luxurious boutique Manuel Antonio hotel which is perfect for couples looking for quick access to the beach and the surrounding natural attractions. Located on a hillside in Quepos Point overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the Shana by the Beach, Hotel Residence and Spa is situated less than a 10-minute walk from Playa Biesanz and 2-miles from Manuel Antonio National Park. The Shana by the Beach, Hotel Residence and Spa has a Mediterranean three story architectural design with 35 rooms and suites that boast a chic contemporary interior. Superior rooms are sized at 322 square feet with a choice of bedding and a jungle or garden view from a private balcony and Deluxe rooms have two beds and more living space as well as a private balcony with garden views. Studios have 452 square feet with an open floorplan that contains a sofa sleeper, a full kitchen and views of the jungle. Junior suites are 624 square feet with an open floorplan that includes a sofa sleeper and jungle views. Two-bedroom Residence and Premium Residence suites have 1,496 square feet with a separate living room, a full kitchen, 2.5-bathrooms and a private balcony with a jungle or ocean view. Three-bedroom Penthouse and Presidential suites are sized at 4,736 square feet with a separate living room, dining room, a full kitchen, 3.5-bathrooms, a private plunge pool and a view of the ocean as well as the jungle. The Shana by the Beach, Manuel Antonio Hotel Residence and Spa is less than a 10-minute walk to Playa Biesanz or 15-minute walk to Playa Playitas where you will find plenty of gorgeous sand and calm water for activities. The Shana by the Beach has a great spot for beginning your adventures of the area with a 4-mile drive to Marina Pez Vela and there is a 14-mile drive to La Culebra Waterfall as well as the Los Campesinos Reserve. The Shana by the Beach, Hotel Residence and Spa has a freshwater swimming pool with a sundeck that overlooks the Pacific Ocean and a full service spa onsite. Dining includes a free breakfast as well as El Gusto Restaurant which serves all three meals. Additional offsite dining within 1-mile includes to El Mirador Bar and Restaurant, Cafe Agua Azul and Emilio’s Cafe. Nightlife is quiet with a cold libation at the El Gusto Bar or a short walk to Playitas Restaurant and Bar.

    Parador Resort and Spa Manuel Antonio hotel

    Parador Resort and Spa in Manuel Antonio

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    Address: Quepos to Manuel Antonio Road Manuel Antonio Puntarenas

    When you are searching for a luxury Manuel Antonio hotel that offers many resort style amenities and is within easy access to many attractions then the Parador Resort and Spa is super. Located between Playa Biesanz and Playa Playita just 10-minutes from Manuel Antonio National Park on Quepos Point, the Parador Resort and Spa is situated on 12-acres of jungle paradise and offers a free shuttle service to the beaches surrounded Manuel Antonio National Park. The Parador Resort and Spa Manuel Antonio hotel has four buildings with a Mediterranean five floor architectural style with 129 rooms and suites that are sport a contemporary decor. All rooms and suites feature a private balcony with a view of the Pacific Ocean, garden areas or surrounding jungle area. Garden, Tropical and Premium rooms range in size from 365 to 430 square feet with a choice of bedding as well as view (Plus rooms have better views and upgraded amenities). Ocean Vista suites have 699 square feet with an open floorplan that includes a living area with sofa sleeper and a choice of view. Pacific Vista suites are corner units with an open floorplan that contains a sleeping/living area that has a sofa sleeper. One-bedroom Vista and Master Vista suites are 700 square feet with a separate living room that contains a sofa sleeper, a private Jacuzzi and ocean views. Family suites have 1,851 square feet with three-bedrooms, 3-bathrooms, a separate living room, dining room and views of the jungle and gardens. The Parador Resort and Spa Manuel Antonio hotel offers a free shuttle service to nearby beaches that include Playa Biesanz, Playa Espadilla Norte and Playa Manuel Antonio. The property is within a 10-minute drive to Quepos, Marina Pez Vela and Manuel Antonio National Park where you will find numerous hiking trails as well as outdoor activities. The Parador Resort and Spa has three freshwater swimming pools with two adults-only pools, a fitness center and a full service spa onsite. Dining includes a complimentary breakfast as well as three restaurants which include La Galeria for all three meals, El Galeon Pool Bar and Terrace Restaurant for lunch, La Fragata Ocean View Restaurant and Bar serves lunch and El Quijote offers quick bites and snacks. There are also two private dining rooms that include La Cava and La Reina which are perfect for romantic evenings. Nightlife can be found at Bar Don Juan where you will enjoy a casual lively atmosphere.

    Manuel Antonio hotel Makanda by the Sea

    Hotel Makanda by the Sea in Manuel Antonio

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    Address: 1 Kilometro al Oeste de Centro Comercial Plaza Vista Manuel Antonio Puntarenas

    When you want to book an adults-only luxury Manuel Antonio hotel that boasts a private beach area and is close Manuel Antonio National Park then the Makanda by the Sea is perfect. Located 300-feet above Playa Biesanz on Quepos Point, the Hotel Makanda by the Sea is situated within a 10-minute drive to Manuel Antonio National Park and is a 5-minute walk to Playa Biesanz. The Hotel Makanda by the Sea has a modern architectural design with 27 suites and villas that feature a contemporary chic interior. All suites have private balcony/terraces with views of the Pacific Ocean and surrounding jungle areas. Deluxe Ocean Club suites have 867 square feet with an open floorplan that includes a living/sleeping area. Studios and Deluxe studios range in size from 700 to 805 square feet with a varying open floorplans that include a kitchenette and living area that has a sofa. Villas range from 950 to 1,000 square feet with varying floorplans that include a full kitchen, oversized terrace and some have a Japanese garden. Luxury Villas are sized up to 1,650 square feet with a separate living room, dining room, full kitchen and a shared or private pool terrace. There is also a 3,000 square feet two-level two-bedroom villa with a separate living room, full kitchen and private pool. The Makanda by the Sea Manuel Antonio hotel is a 5-minute walk to a private beach area where you will find plenty of room to lounge and calm waters for activities as well as a short walk to Playa Biesanz. The Makanda by the Sea is within a 20-minute walk to the Finca Naturales Wildlife Refuge, ADR Adventure Park and you are less than 10-miles away from MidWorld Costa Rica. The Makanda by the Sea has two freshwater swimming pools that have nice sundecks and poolside service as well as a full service spa. Dining at the property includes the Sunsport Bar and Grill which serves poolside and the Arbol Restaurant serves dinner. Offsite dining choices within a short walk include El Gusto Restaurant for Italian, El Mirador Bar and Restaurant serves Latin cuisine and Playitas Restaurant and Bar prepares local dishes. Nightlife is limited to drinks at the Sunspot Bar and the Arbol Restaurant or you can take a drive to Quepo for live entertainment.

    Manuel Antonio hotel Costa Verde

    Hotel Costa Verde in Manuel Antonio

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    Address: Km 5 Road to Manuel Antonio Manuel Antonio Puntarenas

    The Hotel Costa Verde is an ideal all-suite Manuel Antonio hotel that is perfect for families and couples who are seeking a unique experience in this jungle area. Located 0.5-miles north of Manuel Antonio National Park, the Hotel Costa Verde is situated on a hillside within 20-acres of tropical landscape and is a short 5-minute walk to Playa Espadilla Norte. The Manuel Antonio Hotel Costa Verde has a modern rustic four floor architectural style with 70 apartment-style suites that boast a contemporary decor. All rooms and suites boast a private balcony with views of the coastline or the surrounding jungle. Efficiency units have two beds with a kitchenette and microwave. Studios and Studios Plus apartments in building B have 520 square feet with two beds, a kitchenette and various views are available. Studios and Studios Plus in building A have 750 square feet with an open floorplan that includes a sofa, kitchenette, large picture windows and choice of view. The Penthouse unit is 900 square feet with an open floorplan that includes a sofa, a full kitchen, large picture windows and a 200 square feet balcony with views of the Pacific Ocean. Bungalows range from studio size with three queen beds and a kitchenette to two-bedrooms with a separate living room, a full kitchen as well as terraces with BBQ grills. Casa Quinta A-9 features four-bedroom, 4-bathrooms, a full kitchen and separate living room. The Cockpit Cottage is a renovated McDonnell Douglas MD-80 fuselage with one-bedroom, a kitchenette and sitting area. There is also a renovated 727 Boeing fuselage airplane that contains a luxury suite that features two-bedrooms, a full kitchen, living room that has a sofa and two balconies. The Hotel Costa Verde is a great place to begin your adventures of the area with easy access to the Zip Coaster, Manuel Antonio National Park, Playa Espadilla Norte as well as the ADR Adventure Park all within a 30-minute walk. The Manuel Antonio Чotel Costa Verde has three freshwater swimming pools that include one adults-only pool with a poolside bar. Dining at the Hotel Costa Verde includes four restaurants which are the Anaconda for breakfast; the El Wagon and La Cantina BBQ serves lunch and dinner as well as the El Avion which is a converted C-123 Fairchild airplane. Nightlife is great with drinks at one of the restaurants and the El Avion has a lively bar area.

    Manuel Antonio hotel Verde Mar

    Hotel Verde Mar in Manuel Antonio

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    Address: Manuel Antonio Beach Manuel Antonio Puntarenas

    If you want to stay at a value mid-range beachfront Manuel Antonio hotel that is perfect for all types of travelers then you should book at the Hotel Verde Mar. Located steps away from Playa Espadilla Norte, the Hotel Verde Mar is situated less than 0.5-miles from Manuel Antonio National Park and is less than 5-miles to Marina Pez Vela. The Hotel Verde Mar has a modern two story architectural design with 28 rooms and suites that sport a contemporary interior. All rooms share a front balcony/patio area with views of the gardens. Economy rooms are 96 square feet with a one bed or bunk beds and are available with or without a window. Standard rooms have 172 square feet a queen size bed and a small kitchenette (microwave and refrigerator). Villa rooms are slightly larger with queen size bedding and large picture windows. Loft rooms are sized at 320 square feet with an open floorplan that has a sofa sleeper and a full kitchen. Suite rooms have 269 square feet with an open floorplan that includes a full kitchenette. One-bedroom suites have a separate living room that has a sofa sleeper and a full kitchenette. The Hotel Verde Mar is steps away from Playa Espadilla Norte where you will find plenty of sand to relax and excellent water conditions for swimming, surfing and snorkeling. The Manuel Antonio Чotel Verde Mar is within walking distance to several trails inside Manuel Antonio National Park as well as the Zip Coaster and is less than 14-miles away to Los Campesinos Reserves. The Hotel Verde Mar has a freshwater swimming pool and offers spa services onsite. Dining at the Hotel Verde Mar includes an onsite restaurant that serves all three meals. Dining offsite within walking distance includes Marlin Restaurant, Raphael’s Terrazas for Latin cuisine and Rico Tico Jungle Grill. Nightlife can include a sunset walk on the beach or drinks at Barres Las Gemelas and Restaurante and Sports Bar El Sol.

    Manuel Antonio Hotel Plaza Yara

    Hotel Plaza Yara in Manuel Antonio

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    Address: Main Road Manuel Antonio Manuel Antonio Puntarenas

    When you are seeking a mid-range boutique Manuel Antonio hotel that features all-suites and a quick driving access to the beach as well as natural attractions then the Hotel Plaza Yara is ideal. Located 1.5-miles south of Quepos in the El Cerro area, the Hotel Plaza Yara is situated within a 5-minute drive to Manuel Antonio National Park and is a 20-minute drive to Playa Playita as well as Playa Espadilla Norte. The Hotel Plaza Yara has a modern colonial three story architectural design with 14 suites that offer a contemporary rustic interior. All suites are 538 square feet with an open floorplan that includes two queen size beds, a kitchenette (microwave, refrigerator and sink), sitting area and a private balcony with views of the surrounding jungle. The Manuel Antonio Hotel Plaza Yara is an ideal spot to start your adventures with a short drive to Marina Pez Vela where you can arrange your favorite watersport activity or you can visit Playa Playita, Playa Biensanz and Playa Manuel Antonio which are less than a 10-minute drive. Other attractions nearby include a short drive to Manuel Antonio National Park, Finca Naturales Wildlife Refuge and the ADR Adventure Park. The Hotel Plaza Yara has a freshwater swimming pool that is surrounded by a lush tropical landscape. Dining onsite includes a complimentary breakfast and you can find lunch at the Gondola Gourmet Restaurant. Offsite dining options that are within walking distance include Soda Angel, TA-CHOS serves Mexican dishes and El Lagarto has BBQ. Nightlife includes watching the sunset from your balcony or you can take a short drive to Marina Pez Vela, Quepos and Manuel Antonio where you will find Club Karma.

    Las Cascadas The Falls

    Las Cascadas The Falls in Manuel Antonio

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    Address: Road to Marina Pez Vela, 250 mts West Zona Americana, Tipo H Quepos Puntarenas

    When you are searching for a mid-range boutique condominium style Manueal Antonio hotel which offers superb views and easy access to Quepos and Marina Pez Vela then the Las Cascadas The Falls is a great choice. Located within a 5-minute walk to Quepos, the Las Cascades The Falls is situated within 3-acres on a hilltop overlooking the Pacific Ocean with a jungle landscape that includes a waterfall and is only a 10-minute drive away to Manuel Antonio National Park. The Las Cascadas The Falls has an eclectic three floor architectural style with 13 suites and condominiums that feature varying themed decors. All accommodations have a private balcony/patio with views of the jungle landscape and/or the Pacific Ocean. Suites range in size from 645 to 968 square feet with varying floorplans, a choice of bedding and the Nest suite is equipped with a kitchenette. Junior and one-bedroom condominiums are 1,076 square feet with varying layouts that feature a separate bedroom, an open floor plan in the living area that includes a full kitchen, sofa sleeper and dining area. Two-bedroom condominiums have 2,045 square feet on two-levels that include an open living room that features a full kitchen, sofa sleeper and 2-bathrooms. There are three-bedroom condos, villas and one house that range in size from 2,960 to 3,229 square feet with varying floorplans that include a kitchen, living room, dining area, 3-bathrooms and enlarged terraces. The Treetop Dome Honeymoon suite is 968 square feet with a separate living room that includes a sofa sleeper, a kitchen and dining area on the terrace. The Penthouse suite has 1,296 square feet with a separate living room that has a sofa sleeper, a kitchen and terrace with views of the Coco Islands. The Las Cascadas The Falls is within a 2-blocks of the Marina Pez Vela, ADR Adventure Park is a 20-minute walk and Nahomi Bay is 3-blocks away where you will find plenty of sand as well as calm waters for activities. The Las Cascadas The Falls Manuel Antonio hotel resides in an excellent jungle environment with regular wildlife sightings while you relax around the freshwater swimming pool. Dining at the property starts with a leisurely home cooked meal and there is an ala carte poolside restaurant that serves all three meals. Offsite dining within walking distance is plentiful at Marina Pez Vela. Nightlife is quiet and includes a relaxing sunset or a walk into Quepos.

    La Mansion Inn Manuel Antonio Hotel

    La Mansion Inn in Manuel Antonio

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    Address: Manuel Antonio Manuel Antonio Puntarenas

    If you are looking for an ideal upper-mid-range boutique Manuel Antonio hotel that is quiet for romantic couples and does not permit children 12 years of age or younger then the La Mansion Inn is a superb choice. Located 2.5-miles away from Manuel Antonio National Park, the La Mansion Inn is situated on a mountainside overlooking the Pacific Ocean as well as Manuel Antonio National Park and is a 10-minute walk from Biesanz Beach. The La Mansion Inn has a Mediterranean three story architectural design with 24 rooms and suites that boast a simple ocean themed interior. Each room and suite is furnished with a private balcony that features views of the Pacific Ocean and Manuel Antonio National Park. Deluxe and Superior rooms are sized at 484 square feet with a choice of bedding, floor to ceiling windows, a sofa sleeper and some rooms are equipped with a Murphy bed. Studio suites are larger with an open floorplan that includes a full kitchen and oversized balcony area. The Presidential suite is one-bedroom with a separate living and dining room, 2-bathrooms, an enlarged balcony area and upgraded amenities like a private car with driver as well as three complimentary ala carte meals daily. Penthouse suites are large at 1,800 square feet with a separate living room and dining area, 2-bathrooms and a 725 square feet terrace. The La Mansion Inn is a short walk to Biesanz Beach where you will find nice swimming as well as plenty of space to lounge and you can arrange to charter a luxury yacht onsite from the property which is located at Marina Pez Vella. The La Mansion Inn is short distance from Manuel Antonio National Park and Beach with other attractions nearby as well such as Zip Coaster, La Playita, Fincas Naturales Wildlife Refuge, La Culebra Waterfall and Playa Espadilla Norte Norte. The La Mansion Inn Manuel Antonio Hotel has a freshwater swimming pool with a swim-up bar and waterfall, a rooftop terrace, a small spa and some rooms are furnished with fitness equipment such as stationary bikes. Dining at the La Mansion Inn includes a complimentary breakfast and the rooftop Improv Restaurant serves ala lunch as well as dinner. Nightlife is subdued with a drink at the Sky Lounge or a cold libation at the unique Bat Cave Bar which is situated within a natural cave complete with a waterfall.



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