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Arnold, Maryland
Reviewed 26 December 2015

Hotel is located right down the street from the national park entrance and right around the corner from the public beach. Helen at the front desk is extremely helpful and will assist with booking any local activities. Breakfast is included and was very good.

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Thank you Mallory C so much for your review, thank you Hellen for all the help. Hotel Villabosque is the best place, close to Manuel Antonio National Park, restaurant, located and quiet place surrounded of nature. Our breakfast is very good, we offer several options; local brakfast, toast, eggs, fruits, omelet, juice, costarican coffee and our options is bufete. Tahnk...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

This is a simple hotel with a/c, a pool and a restaurant. It's in a good location very close to Manuel Antonio national park and a beautiful beach. The reception staff were extremely helpful, allowing us to cancel an additional night's stay without charge when our plans changed and helping us out when we had some difficulty with our car...

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Dear lizahc Thank you for your time. We are glad that everything was ok. Hotel Villabosque is the best place on Manuel Antonio, because we are just 5 minutes from Manuel Antonio National Park. Restaurants, grocery store and bar is only walking distance from Hotel Villabosque. In general, We don't have breeze, every place on Manuel Antonio is the same,...

North Houston, Texas
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Anice quiet place surrounded by Nature and people ready to please your wishes. It's awesome. Once you visit them you become part of this local family owned business. Allan the manager is a guy always available to meet your needs.

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Billy S was a pleasure to meet you! Thank you so mucho for you time and written this fantastic review. I am sure when the people read your review they are going to decided to coming and enjoy like you our services. Hotel Villabosque is a family place and our family is growing :) Thank you too our staff because...

San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Nice and pretty hotel, you will see the monkeys playing around, its really close to the national park, you can go walking so thats a plus, the food is amazing, and pretty good service also in general. Thanks Allan

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Lau_Salas thank you so much for you grat review, you already explain very well the Hotel Villabosque is, prretty place, perfect place for animals (they used us how a bridge), amazing location because we are close to the beach and the entrance to Manuel Antonio National Park, "walking distance". Laura_Salas thank you again, and hope so everyting continue well, we...

Shawnee
Reviewed 9 September 2015

I went for one night and the hotel was clean and well maintained. The staff was very friendly and attentive. The location can't be beat with the park entrance150 meters away and the public beach about 200 meters in the other direction. The food was good as well. It was a very Costa Rican hotel for experiencing this great country...

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Thank you Jeff N for you time. We are already happy that you stayed with us was fantastic. Same like you said Jeff N, we have friendly staff and helpful. Our position is amazing, few minutes from us you find the Espadilla beach (Manuel Antonio) or the main entrance to Manuel Antonio National Park. Than you and hope so see...

Reviewed 24 August 2015

The people at Villabosque really made the experience. The day we arrived prior to the check-in time, I was digging through my bag to get my swimsuit and then put my bag in storage until our room was ready. On this my 5th trip to Costa Rica, I finally made physical contact with a scorpion-it stung me twice on the...

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

330joannab thank you for your great review and for choosing to stay with us on your vacation! We feel very sorry for your experience with scorpion, hope so everything was ok. Hotel Villabosque is accesible, people can to coming by bus, car, shuttle. Our position is amazing, because how you, they can to go Manuel Antonio National Park o Espadilla...

Reviewed 7 August 2015 via mobile

My family and I stayed for 4 nights. Breakfast is delicious. Room service cleaned up well and it's located perfectly. The beach is a 3 minute walk toward the right and local markets are a simple left turn out of the hotel. Great staff and the restaurant has amazing food

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Thank you so much Kathy K for your wonderfull review , we are happy that you and your family enjoyed our breakfast and your stay, hope so see you again here in the Paradise, close to Manuel Antonio National Park, only walking distance and our staff is going to give you our better service. Kind regards, Pura Vida

Reviewed 22 July 2015

This place was amazing! I cannot express that enough. The staff is impeccable. My friend and I originally booked and paid for a place 10 minutes away in Quepos but came to Hotel Villa Bosque out of curiosity. We fell in love with this place. The staff was absolutely amazing. I believe their names were Wendy and Arnaldo. Wendy went...

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Well, i think to say THANK YOU is not enough, Candace S your review is fantastic for us, and i have to say thank you Arnoldo and Wendy, because we know they are fabulous, Hotel Villabosque is a team, we work toguether to offers the highest standards of customer service. This is Hotel Villabosque, a colonial place like a boutique...

Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

But clean and super friendly staff. Very helpful with everything. The location is optimal very close to beach and national park entry basically both are just outside. Close to some beach restaurants and a small market. However the good food is up the hill at other restaurants. Other than that is very nice. I give it 3 stars because 3.5...

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Dear Alin, thank you for your time, we are already grateful that you had shared your vacation with us. As far as possible we want our customers to go forward to going back. That you say is true, we are located near the Manuel Antonio National Park and other restaurants, Villabosque is a cleaning place with friendly staff. But is...

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Reviewed 9 May 2015

We enjoyed our stay at this hotel - it was a short walk to the entrance to Manuel Antonio National Park, as well as to a nearby beach and several nearby restaurants. A "tipico" Costa Rican breakfast was included with eggs cooked to order, gallo pinto, and a few other items. We felt it was a good value. The room...

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Allan J, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Hotel Villabosque, responded to this review

Dear BillChuckS, thank you for your review and for staying. Glad you enjoyed the room and Hotel Villabosque location, really close to Manuel Antonio National Park and a lot of restaurant. Thank you for your recomendations, we are planning our next year budge and to add somethings that you have mentioned. Thank you again, our best regards Staff Hotel Villabosque

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
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About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Bosque Hotel is an exclusive small hotel next to Manuel Antonio Beach and National Park. Here you can take some time to yourself and relax in this amazing combination of beach and tropical rainforest. It’s the ideal starting point to visit some surrounding locations as the National Park, nearby rafting rivers and canopy tours, surfing or horseback riding. For those who prefer to relax Espadilla Beach a soft white sand beach or Villa Bosque’s beautiful pool. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Villabosque

Address: 150 meters from the entrance to Manuel Antonio National Park and 150 meters from the beach., Manuel Antonio National Park 79-6350, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: $125 - $243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Villabosque 3.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Hotel Style:
#2 Best Value Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#4 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Smaller rooms above the kitchen and bar have private patios but can be noisy. Rooms facing the parking area are larger.”
  • Bedroom facing parking area
 of 5 bubbles JeanY_12, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All ooms are very good.”
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“first floor rooms have shared balcony”
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“All the rooms have a good location.”
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“Ask about room placement - suggest not next to the gravel road, nor right next to the creek”
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