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Hotel Vela Bar

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“great location”(36 reviews)
“national park”(48 reviews)
“two blocks”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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2.5 Star Hotel
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4 Mar5 Mar
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All reviewsgreat locationnational parktwo blocksmanuel antonio parkyogurtshort walk to the parkbreakfast staffmodern designel solbeautiful plantscosta ricarooms are cleanwithin walking distancerecommend hotelnice breakfastpublic beachbed was very comfortable
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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved staying at Hotel Vela Bar! It's a light, modern-feeling hotel with various rooms situated around the pool. Plentiful breakfasts are included with your stay, and you eat overlooking the pool area and varied flora. The main touristy beach and Parque Manuel Antionio...More

Thank katiehagemeier
Response from VelaBar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Vela BarResponded 28 March 2017

Thank you katiehagemeier for this wonderfull review. For us your satisfacction is the most important, thank you for share all about what velabar is about, our great breakfast, our comffy rooms, the lovely pool area, our convenience location. For us the staff of Velabar, help...More

Reviewed 20 March 2017

Nice small swimming pool. Only the breakfast can be better. Parking in front of the hotel only 5 places. In approximately 100 m you will find a lot of good restaurants and also bus stop for city center visiting.More

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Response from VelaBar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Vela BarResponded 21 March 2017

Thank you RadekPlzen for your use valuable your time and writte this review We beleived that we have lots of choises in our breakfast, and we are also open to your suggestions (our guests), maybe, if you had told us what would you like to...More

Reviewed 17 March 2017

Save cash by using the local bus that zips up and down to Quepos/ the main town. Much cheaper than forking out $10 a shot on taxis! Also head out early for happy hour two for one offers on cocktails- usually between 4pm and 6pm.More

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Response from VelaBar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Vela BarResponded 19 March 2017

Thank you snichls for share your experience with us. Transportation is very reliable here, great that you take advantage of that. The restaurant ussually have happy hours every day from 4 to 6 pm most of the time and being conveniently located near many restaurants...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017

We stayed 3 days, 2 nights in late February. Check-in was a breeze. We had a suite in the back of the hotel. It was extremely quiet and had a nice sitting area on the balcony. Lots of trees so it felt vey private. The...More

Thank brock730
Response from VelaBar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Vela BarResponded 19 March 2017

Thank you brock730 for take your time and writte about us We love that you enjoy our suites, and yes they are the most comfortable and large rooms, the balcony is the prefect spot to see the monkeys and other animals just right there for...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

The gentleman running the breakfast was very kind and friendly. We didn’t have any issues with the staff. The pool area is gorgeous. The breakfast had a lot of options and we could get our eggs made multiple ways. The hotel was very close the...More

Thank ParisDR
Response from VelaBar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Vela BarResponded 15 March 2017

Thank you for give us this review thank you for mention our service , for us you (our guests) are the most important in our lovely Vela bar hotel. Our delicious breakfast with you choices for hot and cold meals, and always is welcome for...More

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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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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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Response from VelaBar | Property representative |
Yes all our rooms have safe box
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Taneos51
9 January 2017|
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"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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