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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel, the view, the staff, the breakfast was EVERYTHING. I really loved my stay. The room was decorated very classy and minimal which I prefer. Also, the bus service to the beach was convenient.

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Huntersville, North Carolina
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Fantastic location and view. Rooms could be upgraded slightly but staff was fantastic and atmosphere perfect! Quick walk to great restaurants and ride to beach. National Park trails and beaches are very close by and we saw monkey's, sloths and much more!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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The staff were amazing and made us feel at home. Our room was impeccable and service was very personable. We enjoyed the morning breakfast with a breathtaking views. I highly recommended the stay at Mariposa especially to see monkeys join you for cocktails.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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My husband and I visited in November and the fog of was so thick there was rarely any time to see the view that Mariposa prides themselves on so if you're visiting for that reason then I'd go somewhere else. The rooms were outdated and the customer service was subpar. We stayed at a wonderful hotel in Arenal a couple...

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Atlanta, Georgia
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Went with wife and kids ages 12, 14, and 20 in December 2016. Rooms were nice - clean but not amazing. Food was good but not great. The pool area is awesome. The staff is very friendly and the location was great. Close to Manuel Antonio. The views are what makes the hotel special.

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fantastic trip. The hotel was beautiful, the staff was always smiling and eager to please, and we loved every activity the hotel assisted us with booking: horseback-riding, catamaran snorkeling tour, day hike, etc.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you're looking for a hotel with infinite pools and the best view of the sunset in town this is the place to be. The rooms are absolutely gorgeous, all white so fancy with beautiful views of the beach. The restaurant has incredible food. And the free breakfast is by far the best free breakfast I've ever had featuring an...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We came from places with very little luxury and then walked into the mariposa room like it was heaven- wifi, ac, tv, great bathroom and amazing view. It was spectacular. The staff was the greatest, so helpful and resolved problems immediately. Great location and breakfasts

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Second time I visited the area. Great time, very relaxing hotel, for couples it's great same for family. This time I went with my children and really enjoyed it. Sometime again I will return I actually suggest the hotel to many friends.

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Grate Hotel, People were great. Want to go again. Good Food, Great Hospitality want to go again. Rooms clean, Service was great. Shuttle buses when ever you wanted. View was awesome. Site and sound was perfect. The after snack after every excursion was so wonderful.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in one of the most magnificent settings in the world, Hotel La Mariposa stands majestically a top the highest point in Manuel Antonio and is best known for its award-winning 360 degree view overlooking the blue waters of the Pacific Ocean and the Manuel Antonio National Park, in Costa Rica. Nature and luxury flawlessly combine with 63 well-appointed rooms in a Spanish-Mediterranean architectural design and tropical gardens with walkways and trails meticulously landscaped to reflect the natural beauty of Costa Rica's abundant plant and wildlife. Experience the stunning magic of the legendary Manuel Antonio sunsets while sipping a tropical cocktail at our "Sunset Bar and Lounge," while dining in our world-class international restaurant "Le Papillon" With over 38 years experience, our personalized service and unforgettable views have made La Mariposa a top choice for the most discriminating travellers, who relish both its intimacy and magnificence. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Mariposa Hotel

Address: Manuel Antonio Beach, Manuel Antonio National Park 60601, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: $294 - $530 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — La Mariposa Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 63
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La Mariposa Costa Rica
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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“The view and location was fantastic. Rooms were OK and some work is needed but overall a great hotel staff and atmosphere. ”
 of 5 bubbles W9426IAleem, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get a room facing north for great sunsets ”
 of 5 bubbles 897delmab, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Awesome room great view of the oceon”
 of 5 bubbles 559michaelsl, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The hotel did a great job helping us with our excursions for both horseback riding at Rancho Tipico Don Juan and for the guide into Manuel Antonio. I recommend both! The beach just down the road from the hotel is STUNNING and I highly recommend it (bring some colones to buy an icee or a kayak excursion from the locals.). The Marina area was really nice to watch the sunset while the kids play on the fake lawn. ”
 of 5 bubbles sandielefant, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The room was o.k.”
 of 5 bubbles CADLM, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
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