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Makanda by the Sea

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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“infinity pool”(57 reviews)
“ocean club”(13 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of 4 stayed 3 nights in villa #8 and #9 which did not disappoint. We had our own infinity pool overlooking the ocean, and we were located near one of the two hotel pools, the bar, and Arbol restaurant. The villa was gorgeous...More

Thank detailedplanner
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Makanda and visiting our profile. You made just the right call when choosing the room category for your Family. Being in an area where you can find very very fresh veggies and sea food give us the opportunity to create great...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful hotel. Our room - Ocean View - had an ocean view, surrounded by jungle and completely private. The room was huge and with a huge bathroom and great shower. Beautiful design throughout the place. Staff were amazing. There might be a slight issue...More

Thank RosieSnajdr
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola, buenos dias! Thank you for choosing Makanda and visiting our profile. Glad to hear that you enjoyed our combination between luxury, environment and human resource. About the crocs, we are guessing you mean by the main beach out of the park, but that area...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We rented one of the Villas with a shared infinity pool overlooking the ocean... and it was every inch what we had hoped for: sexy, Italian-designed, sleek, private, imaginative and very sophisticated. The dining and pool areas were similarly spectacular in every respect. The food...More

Thank Rod K
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 2 weeks ago

Rod... Dear Rod, Thank you for choosing our Property and taking from your time to visit our Profile. We are honored to hear that we fulfilled your expectations. Definitely look forward to host you again, remember to contact us so we can lead you to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the most beautiful places I visited! Friendly environment, amazing views, super comfortable and luxurious villas! Perfect place to runaway from everyday life and to enjoy peaceful views with the glass of champagne by the infinity pool! And don’t forget to spoil yourself with...More

Thank Mc E
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Makanda and visiting our profile. Glad that you enjoyed your stay and had a great experience. We look forward to host you again. Have a great and blessed day...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our expectations were very high after reading many reviews of this hotel. The Costa Rican people we had met on our vacation had been extremely pleasant and helpful - until we arrived at Makanda's reception desk. Alberto was surprisingly unfriendly for someone in the hospitality...More

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Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, General Manager at Makanda by the SeaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mr Willcoll Thanks a lot for choosing our hotel for your vacation. Is important for us to hear your opinion and we taking very seriously your words about reception staff. For sure your feedback will cause further actions. The path to the hotel private...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
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
USD 274 - USD 646 (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 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 274 - USD 646 (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 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (729)
Room & Suite (376)
Pool & Beach (189)
Dining (45)
Amenities (21)
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chopperz
24 February 2018|
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Response from MAKANDAFAMILY | Property representative |
Hi! please check our webpage to see all room types photos
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Linda K
2 February 2018|
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Response from NJain27 | Reviewed this property |
There is a lot of incline for the spa, reception, pool etc and they are definitely not wheelchair accessible- if I remember correctly. One or the other studio might be accessible. They also have golf carts going around to... More
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Angelica N
10 November 2017|
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Response from MAKANDAFAMILY | Property representative |
We can help you to arrange all activities here, no problem:)
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"don't get a lower level~ the people upstairs were elephants and the stairs steep."
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"get an ocean view room!!"
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"Ocean View - treat yourself."
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"Go for a lux villa... amazing package."
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