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    Hotel Playa Espadilla

    300 metros antes de la entrada al Parque Nacional, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent36%
    • Very good47%
    • Average14%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “national park” (56 reviews)
    “great location” (29 reviews)
    “public beach” (14 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Poolside Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 171 reviews

    Reviewed 30 April 2017

    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...More

    4  Thank Mom_fr_NB
    Response from Milena C, Director General at Hotel Playa EspadillaResponded 7 September 2017

    Dear guest, We appreciate much your review.Hotel Espadilla Staff is satisfied you enjoyed our services and happy you admire all of our wildlife! Pura vida!

    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    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...More

    2  Thank Sowmya P
    Response from Milena C, Director de Recepción at Hotel Playa EspadillaResponded 7 September 2017

    Dear guest Sowmya P I am very grateful for your comment.I hope you can come back very soon. All the best, Milena

    Reviewed 25 April 2017

    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...More

    1  Thank Brightonellie
    Response from Milena C, Director de Recepción at Hotel Playa EspadillaResponded 7 September 2017

    Dear Brightonellie, I remember your case perfectly. I took care of it on time in all your requests for change of room, cleaning and others. I also explained very clearly that after the maid clean the room please do not leave crumbs because as we...More

    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...More

    Thank HannahPari
    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,...More

    2  Thank Julie R
    Response from Milena C, Director de Recepción at Hotel Playa EspadillaResponded 7 September 2017

    dear Julie, thanks for the recommendation and the wide description, we appreciate it very much. Also is a pleasure to serve and feel happy you were attracted to our trail that you went twice! Wild life in Manuel Antonio surroundings is great. All the best,...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$161 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #14 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Manuel Antonio
    • Also Known As
    • Playa Espadilla Hotel
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    GailHambon
    29 September 2017|
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    Response from Milena C | Property representative |
    Hello, Yes the Hotel is in a quiete area.
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    Melissa J
    8 March 2017|
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    Response from Mark R |
    There is no hot tub or jacuzzi here, but it's too hot and humid here in my opinion to want one. There is a jet in the pool on one side which is nice. The pool is nice and refreshing but the water is fairly warm, just cold... More
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    Jane B
    27 February 2017|
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    Response from Milena C | Property representative |
    we are located 200 meters from Espadilla Beach.
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    "I dont think there's a bad room in the house. depends on the view you want."
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    "We preferred second floor rooms for less noise."
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    "We stayed in the ground floor - beautiful shrubbery around with plenty of birds."
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    "get an upstairs room!"
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