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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Makanda for New Year 2017 celebrating! That was cool party! Fresh oysters, rivers of champagne and super funky music)) we really enjoy. Next morning... omg... hangover healing breakfast, delicious! After-jump into the pool with underwater relaxing music! Yes! UNDERWATER MUSIC!!!! This hotel...More

Thank Igor B
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 10 January 2017

Dear Igor thanks for your review, could not describe it better. This is the first time we had live music for the holidays and it was really well accepted, for sure we will continue to feature live bands (and not only for december, better keep...More

Reviewed 9 January 2017

I would give it 3.5 stars, given the prices you pay. The check in area and the infinity pool/hot tub areas are breathtaking. Interestingly, the pool doesn't offer the full sunset experience as the sun sets over a nearby mountain during this time of year...More

Thank Kirill I
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, General Manager at Makanda by the SeaResponded 10 January 2017

Dear Kirill! Thanks a lot for choosing Makanda and you review! We working hard to be better and better every day and glad to inform, that new professional hairdryers on the way to the Hotel and will be available in all rooms in few days....More

Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

My fiancé and I stayed here during New Years and I must say it was a beautiful hotel. People were also friendly and always tried to accommodate us. However, there were a few issues we experienced that I wouldn't expect from a 5 star resort....More

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Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 10 January 2017

Dear Christina, First, we want to thank you for choosing our Hotel. Indeed, your room category was recently finished and you were the second or third couple to stay in this unit, I bet you notice everything was brand new. We really appreciate your feedback,...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017

This place was the only part of our Costa Rican trip I wouldn't do again. The pool area and reception are beautiful. That's the best part of the hotel. But they hotel just didn't get anything else quite right. The room was not as nice...More

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Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 9 January 2017

Dear Melissa, First, we would like to thank you for visiting our profile and review our property. Feedback is very important for us since we are in the process of become the #1 spot in Manuel Antonio. We really tried to fulfill your expectative to...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017

This was a wonderful boutique hotel experience with my fiancé in Manuel Antonio. The hotel management and staff were very attentive given the fact that they were understaffed. Leo(manager), Darwin(asst mgr) and Luis(waiter) were so warm and helpful....really delightful. Our room was an older room,...More

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Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 9 January 2017

Dear Yvette and David, Thank you for your kind words! We were so lucky to have you in our Hotel. Your feedback is very important and you can be sure that we will improve according to your advice. We cannot wait until your next visit....More

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
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Pool
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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
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Adult pool
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USD 281 - USD 451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#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
USD 281 - USD 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
22 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
11 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
24 February 2018|
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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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