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Hotel El Manglar

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Hotel El Manglar for almost a week in late April. It was a really quaint spot with very helpful staff. We were delayed by 24 hours on arrival but were able to arrange to be picked up and driven the 5.5 hours the same night we arrived so that we could wake up at the beach....

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Federico d, Propietario at Hotel El Manglar, responded to this review

Hola Thanks for choosing our hotel to enjoy your Holidays one more time! We are working to improve some areas, for us your feedback is very important so we can provide the best service every day. We hope your experience was unique in the Hotel El Manglar! we would be glad to see you again with us! For our entire...

Maple, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly, laid back place. Not in perfect condition but owners are quick to look after things. Beautiful, not too busy beach just a minute or two away. Good surfing, beach walking and sunsets. Excellent Costa Rican food right next door. We enjoyed hanging out by the pool, in the hammocks or on our large balcony at this very relaxed hotel.

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Federico d, Propietario at Hotel El Manglar, responded to this review

Hola Thanks for choosing our hotel to enjoy your Holidays one more time! We are working to improve some areas, for us your feedback is very important so we can provide the best service every day. We hope your experience was unique in the Hotel El Manglar! we would be glad to see you again with us! For our entire...

Santa Ana
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just 5 min walk to the beach and for a good price at least for the hostel. I went as a couple but it's actually better if you go with friends. The shared kitchen is ok it has the necessary things and the common area it's actually really cool

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Hola Thanks for choosing our hotel to enjoy your Holidays one more time! We are working to improve some areas, for us your feedback is very important so we can provide the best service every day. We hope your experience was unique in the Hotel El Manglar! we would be glad to see you again with us! For our entire...

Porto, Portugal
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is a great option for those who want to enjoy the peacefulness of Playa Grande, with a nice relaxed atmosphere and good rooms. Just in front of the hotel there is a private path to the beach, almost desert. It is far from the "mess" of Tamarindo, but it is not difficult to go there by boat if...

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Hola Thanks for choosing our hotel to enjoy your Holidays one more time! We are working to improve some areas, for us your feedback is very important so we can provide the best service every day. We hope your experience was unique in the Hotel El Manglar! we would be glad to see you again with us! For our entire...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The crew at El Manglar is definitely a cut above the rest! The location is perfect. The private beach access is perfect. It is nestled about halfway in between the main break in Grande and the rivermouth to Tamarindo. Centered in Palm Beach Estates, you're only steps away from amazing food and that perfect Costa Rican sunset. The grounds are...

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Hola Thanks for choosing our hotel to enjoy your Holidays one more time! We are working to improve some areas, for us your feedback is very important so we can provide the best service every day. We hope your experience was unique in the Hotel El Manglar! we would be glad to see you again with us ! For our...

San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had such a wonderful weekend at the Manglar! The hotel is beautiful and the service of the staff and managers make us feel save and at home. We enjoyed ourselves with an incredible couples masagge that renewed our body, mind and soul! The beach was simply beautiful and we had an awesome time in our surf...

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Hola Thanks for choosing our hotel to enjoy your Holidays one more time! We are working to improve some areas, for us your feedback is very important so we can provide the best service every day. We hope your experience was unique in the Hotel El Manglar! we would be glad to see you again with us! For our entire...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place to stay definitely I will be back next year super friendly staff and people nice vibe super safe for kids family oriented the people working there is super helpfull and friendly the place is well keep and very clean. Surf up ..... yeahhhhhh

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Hola Thanks for choosing our hotel to enjoy your Holidays one more time! We are working to improve some areas, for us your feedback is very important so we can provide the best service every day. We hope your experience was unique in the Hotel El Manglar! we would be glad to see you again with us ! For our...

Playa Grande, Costa Rica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This will be our 4th year in a row hosting our Yoga and Surf Retreat at El Manglar! We absolutely love this tropical oasis. The staff is always attentive, the grounds are kept clean, and it is a few steps away from a beautiful stretch of beach. We always score great surf and we get to top it all of...

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Hola Thanks for choosing our hotel to enjoy your Holidays one more time! We are working to improve some areas, for us your feedback is very important so we can provide the best service every day. We hope your experience was unique in the Hotel El Manglar! we would be glad to see you again with us this year Maria!!...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I stayed in one of the Villas for a week and were attending a wedding at another nearby hotel. We could not have asked for a better experience! Everyone is extremely friendly, and the area is super safe. It is the perfect place to just relax and enjoy the beach life. There are a couple restaurants within...

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Hola Thanks for choosing our hotel to enjoy your Holidays one more time! We are working to improve some areas, for us your feedback is very important so we can provide the best service every day. We hope your experience was unique in the Hotel El Manglar! we would be glad to see you again with us Marie! For our...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simply perfect! I would live there all year. Hosts are super, beach is clean and never crowded, plus waves are nice and constant (shhhhhh) ! Best spot in the Guanacaste for sure. Totally recomend it !

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Hola Thanks for choosing our hotel to enjoy your Holidays one more time! We are working to improve some areas, for us your feedback is very important so we can provide the best service every day. We hope your experience was unique in the Hotel El Manglar! we would be glad to see you again with us Felix For our...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel El Manglar is proudly managed by three costarican brothers and sister, that will make sure you have an enjoyable experience during your vacations. The hotel is suited with all you need to experience the beach life, enjoy nature and the beauty of life.We look forward to making your stay as unique, as comfortable and as memorable as possible. We’ll be delighted to share and show you all the beauty of our coast, enjoy surfing, our country and make sure that our favorite phrase is accomplished……all our friends always come back… ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel El Manglar

Address: Palm Beach Estates, Playa Grande, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Grande
Price Range: $57 - $72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel El Manglar 3*
Number of rooms: 11
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  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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