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Hotel Playa Espadilla

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Moncton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a nice size room at the hotel, and slept comfortably there. There is a basic kitchenette, with small fridge, hot plate and sink. The site is always well staffed with friendly Costa Ricans, and surrounded by nature - we were able to see toucans from the restaurants, hummingbirds in the gardens and monkeys in the trees all around....

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very enjoyable stay at this hotel. The hotel is very clean, and beautifully landscaped. Our room was spacious. The restaurant was very nice -free breakfast that included made to order items. This hotel is few minutes from the Manuel Antonio national park and close to restaurants and shops. There is a beach within walking distance. Milena at...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have mixed feelings about this place. We were given room 24 which was awful. Dingy, with the generator outside- no storage, no bedside lights, ants and a crappy shower. We complained and got moved upstairs to a MUCH nicer room (26). The pool is tiny- but very pleasant. The resteraunt is excellent with lovely staff. The front desk staff...

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1Thank Brightonellie
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I stayed in a triple room with my 2 children. The location was great : short walk to the beach and to the stunning national park. There is a small pool but it is very pleasant. and lots of room to lounge around. Lots of wild life : saw iguanas, lizards, frogs and birds. There is a nice restaurant near...

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Lots of things to like about this hotel. We enjoyed a three-night stay in one of the rooms with a kitchenette. The location is convenient because it's a short walk both to the entrance of Parque Manuel Antonio and also the public beach, Playa Espadilla, as well as shops and restaurants. The food in the hotel restaurant is excellent, and...

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1Thank Julie R
Portland, Oregon, United States
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We were told about his place by a Tico friend who does guided tours all over the country. Our room was awesome - a king bed with an alcove holding a twin bed for our daughter. Service from the front desk to maid to bar/restaurant was impressive. Friendly, quick and everyone made an effort to make sure we had a...

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Thank Dani R
Reviewed 24 March 2017

When our transfer brought us too early for check in, the hotel staff graciously stowed our luggage behind their locked counter so we could relax unencumbered while we waited. Our room was clean and mostly quiet, with the exception of a noisy air conditioner unit that had a habit of shutting off and restarting a few seconds later with a...

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Durham
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We stayed here 5 nights at the end of our touring Costa Rica. we had a basic room which was lovely. Everything we needed provided in the shower. ON some mornings hubby couldn't get hot water though and at night after my shower his was cool. Coffee provided each day. Tv to watch. One complaint the only mirror is in...

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Haliburton, Canada
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights in February. Short walk to the beach for morning walks and sunsets. We had the junior suite...just loved the room. We had a large jacuzzi tub and a fridge...and robes and wine glasses. The free breakfasts were above average. The swimming pool and happy hour drinks were a delight. The temperature of the pool...

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London
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Best of the five hotels that we have stayed in while on our trip to Costa Rica. All have been rated around three stars but the Espadilla hotel deserves to be at least four star for the facilities and for where it is located. Throughout staff have been friendly and helpful, free and good Wi-Fi, free safe and rooms done...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel is located within a 2 minute walk from the main entrance of the majestic National Park of Manuel Antonio. Hotel Playa Espadilla offers well equipped and cozy rooms, in the best Costa Rican atmosphere. The hotel`s own Biological Reserve is a special area for those who enjoy to hike and get in contact with nature. Costa Rican owned and runned. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Playa Espadilla

Address: 300 metros antes de la entrada al Parque Nacional, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: $226 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Playa Espadilla 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Playa Espadilla Hotel
Hotel Style:
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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“We stayed in the ground floor - beautiful shrubbery around with plenty of birds.”
579sowmyap, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“get an upstairs room!”
Brightonellie, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our room faced the pool, which was a bit nicer view than some and closer to the restaurant”
W2846GZjulier, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Book lower floor if you are older and other side to the road to see more animals.”
GeoffStrack, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have high ceilings. Some rooms have kitchenettes.”
DealHawk2, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
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