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    Hotel Vela Bar

    Manuel Antonio Beach | Manuel Antonio Beach, Manuel Antonio 6350, Costa Rica
    011 506 2777 0413
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    Overview
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 29 January 2017

    Lovely hotel in busy town. Well located near National Park entrance. Staff was very welcoming. Very nice breakfast served poolside. Rooms are very comfortable and quiet. Hotel landscaping is attractive and ensures privacy. I wouldn't hesitate to stay there again.

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    Thank Bonny H
    Response from VelaBar, Gerente at Hotel Vela BarResponded 30 January 2017

    Thank you Bonny H, It was a pleasure for us to serve you. Please recommend us with friends and family. See us next time.

    Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

    Vela Bar is well located. It is minutes to MA park and the beach by foot. We were in a recently renovated part of the hotel. The room was very clean with a large balcony. The property was very quiet and the staff very friendly....More

    Thank Erin L
    Response from VelaBar, Gerente at Hotel Vela BarResponded 28 January 2017

    Good Afternoon Erin. The Management of Hotel Vela Bar want to thank you for choosing us from several options in Manuel Antonio National Park, the competition is high and we are pleased that every day we continue to have more satisfied customers like you. Thank...More

    Reviewed 20 January 2017

    Lots of choices right by the park...so glad we chose Vela Bar after seeing in person!!! ..thoughtfully laid out with gardens thoughout the grounds for beauty and privacy. Spotlessly clean, You can clearly see the pride they take in this hotel. Comfy beds, so convienent...More

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    Response from VelaBar, Gerente at Hotel Vela BarResponded 21 January 2017

    Dear valued customer. How fortunate we are to read you have chosen us in between many other hotels around. It was a pleasure to have you here, we appreciate the words you have used to describe our place and location. We hope to be in...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2017

    The hotel could do with a bar but apart from that it was pretty much perfect,the staff were especially helpful and nothing was too much trouble for them .Breakfast was lovely and the location of the hotel was good too,situated between the national park and...More

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    Response from VelaBar, Gerente at Hotel Vela BarResponded 21 January 2017

    Dear Andrew. We want to thank you for taking your time and write this review of our place. Perfect is probably a huge word for describing us, but we always try to get close to it. Let me tell you and the future customers that...More

    Reviewed 14 January 2017

    The reason this is poor: The room had mold due to poor ventilation. The doors did not automatically lock. Concierge appeared to be bothered when asked questions. There is a bathroom basket to put your toilet paper which is common in Costa Rica. However the...More

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    Response from VelaBar, Gerente at Hotel Vela BarResponded 18 January 2017

    Dear Aaron M After reading this review we want to apologize for those issues in your room. I went by myself and check the room you have stayed here and to be 100% honest I didn´t find any mold in the room, you and some...More

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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
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$114 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Manuel Antonio
    • Also Known As
    • Vela Bar Hotel
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    27 February 2017|
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    "Beautiful modern hotel very very close to Manuel Antonio entrance"
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