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El Faro Beach Hotel

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75 meters from Manuel Antonio National Park, Manuel Antonio XQP Costa Rica See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews shipping containers steep hill golf cart container hotel national park sea containers cool concept infinity pool interesting hotel manuel antonio park the hotel reception literally next door perfect location walking distance to the beach costa rica your luggage amazing views
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We wanted to stay here for the eco friendliness of the container ships made into rooms. The rooms were very clean, small balcony also very clean. Pros: steps from Manuel Antonio entrance (only 1 entrance to this park)-a big plus to not hassle with parking...More

Thank TravelingFamily20102
Reviewed 2 days ago

The Hotel El Faro Beach is pretty much located as far as you could possibly get to the entrance of the National Park. This brings it advantages and disadvantages. The hotel itself is purched high on the hill with a golf buggy/car service from reception...More

Thank Voyage803067
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As we arrived to Manuel Antonio and stayed at a unpleasant hostel we stumbled near El Faro where we weren't just greeted with A-1 costumer service but made us feel like we were home in Chicago. From the reception lobby where Kimberly heard about our...More

Thank Dre L
Response from Ronald G, Gerente at El Faro Beach HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your nice comments, we hope you visit us again in this your Hotel in Manuel Antonio, Regards

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We only stayed here two nights but this place was excellent. The place is made up of shipping containers overlooking a breathtaking view of the whole beach. Wonderful staff and great amenities including a top chill patio an infinity pool and patio restaurant. Tv, WiFi,parking...More

Thank Mike S
Response from Ronald G, Gerente at El Faro Beach HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your comments, see you next time. Regards

Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Pros: --extremely helpful staff that drive you up and down the steep grade between the lobby, and two buildings of rooms. The stairs i would also consider a pro due to the opportunity to work off vacation weight. --they gave us a two bed room...More

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Description
Welcome to Costa Rica's one and only Container Hotel. Authentic shipping containers, having had a previous storied life on the sea, have been stylishly transformed into a unique Eco-friendly hotel you'll More not see elsewhere. Mindful of our fragile surroundings, El Faro Beach Hotel has been carefully designed to back naturally into the hillside contours of Manuel Antonio National Park. Complete with its tall ceilings, private balconies and original wood floors, you'll enjoy all the amenities of a luxury hotel while promoting sustainability in this virgin rainforest meets ocean setting. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Kids pool
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$103 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
50
Price range
US$103 - US$164 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio
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Traveller (496)
Room & Suite (170)
Pool & Beach (71)
Dining (31)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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Catherine R
29 October 2017|
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Response from Amanda O | Reviewed this property |
Yes! AC in every room!
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ninad80
22 October 2017|
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Response from Jeannette C | Reviewed this property |
There is a very steep hill but you don't need to walk it. They have a golf cart that will take you up and down. This is a wonderful hotel. Don't let the hill stop you. The container concept is a lot of fun. I would... More
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LiizMastrapa
13 September 2017|
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Response from howardandmoo | Reviewed this property |
Can't remember but some places do charge when you arrive. Not known it to be before
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Room Tips
"Superior double rooms give fantastic views over the bay and Pacific. Great for sunsets. A lot of steps to..."
Voyage803067
2 days ago
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"The rooms by the infinity pool have an awesome view."
LiizMastrapa
30 Aug 2018
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"There are no elevators, so ask for a room on the 1st or 2nd floor."
taniakiamowitz
10 Apr 2018
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"Get a suite on the higher level. The views are unbeatable"
DarthCoder
20 Mar 2018
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