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Hotel Vela Bar

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  • Excellent68%
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  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“great location”(36 reviews)
“national park”(50 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsgreat locationnational parkmanuel antonio parktwo blocksyogurtshort walk to the parkbreakfast staffmodern designel solbeautiful plantsexcellent breakfastrooms are cleancosta ricarecommend hotelwithin walking distancelarge bathroompublic beach
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I spent 4 nights during our recent vacation. Hotel arranged transfer from San Jose airport and back. Very accommodating and helpful staff with recommendations and excursions. Loved the modern, comfortable and clean room. Awesome garden. Good buffet breakfast and happy hour. Arranged...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Exceptional rooms and staff! Clean, modern, private rooms and pool in quiet setting. Good breakfast. The staff are extraordinary and will arrange for private tours, shuttles, doctors, etc. Just a short walk down a quiet lane to the shops, beach and Manuel Antonio national park....More

Thank SUE H
Response from VelaBar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Vela BarResponded 19 August 2017

The satisfaction that we feel for receiving comments like this one is priceless. We thank you very much for share your experience with all our tripadvisor friends, we enjoy oyur company and wish the best for you and hope see you again here. Regards

Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms are very nice, cozy, large and really clean. All the rooms face to the inside garden and are protected each other by the green:very high privacy! The personnel is nice and helpy. Located at a few steps betweeen the sea and the manuel Antonio...More

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Response from VelaBar, Director General at Hotel Vela BarResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lupo Alberto74 It very nice sees these words expressing your opinion about us. Thanks for took your valuable time to writte a review was pleasure you been here. I wish all the best!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel Vela Bar has a modest presentation to the street and we walked by it for several visits before giving it a try.It is a hidden oasis with wonderful staff. Being adult only, the swimming pool area is quiet and the swimming pool accessible. Breakfast...More

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Thank Douglas P
Response from VelaBar, Director General at Hotel Vela BarResponded 1 week ago

Dear Douglas Thanks! For choose this hotel for your trip in Manuel Antonio our objective is gave all customer a satisfaction and create a good memory of this place. Best of luck

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great staff - friendly and informative. Hotel was beautifully landscaped, nice rooms and bed, and very close to Manual Antonio National Park entrance and beach. I highly recommend foranyone traveling in that area.

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Thank Don R
Response from VelaBar, Director General at Hotel Vela BarResponded 1 week ago

Dear Don We appreciate your recommendation, it a happiness know the you spent a good time in this beautiful area. All the best for you

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$137 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$137 - US$214 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (160)
Pool & Beach (41)
Dining (16)
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avannelle
22 January 2018|
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Response from VelaBar | Property representative |
Hello, We have free parking for our customers, and the beach is just 200 meters walking. regards
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Jane B
27 February 2017|
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Yes all our rooms have safe box
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9 January 2017|
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Room Tips
"get one of the balcony rooms facing the street for a view and for more natural light."
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"Rooms are small and have no phones."
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"Could do with some drawers/cabinets in the bedroom as it was hard to keep our clothes tidy, maybe a proper..."
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"Junior Suite with a hot tub on the terrace. All suites have excellent views!"
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