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San Jose, Costa Rica
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 17 May 2016

It was not bad but I would not go again. For the price paid I expected better conditions. Negative:The small rooms do not have comfortable seats, so they do not invite to stay. The tubes remained with noisy drops. Design of the Casitas is not the best for natural ventilation. Breakfast was terrible, I expected a great gallo pinto but... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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284 reviews
50 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 291 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

If you want to stay close to the wildlife action, this hotel has its own patch of rainforest with a trail and even a couple of hanging bridges. Even sitting on your veranda you can see monkeys, toucans, agouti, iguanas, and a whole range of exotic birds. Not bad when still in your pyjamas! The hotel is set on a... More 

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CasitasEclipse, Director de Recepción at Hotel Casitas Eclipse, responded to this review

Excellent comprehensive and descriptive comment. We feel very honored to be part of your trip in Costa Rica. Hope to see you soon here. More 

Yavne, Israel
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10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2016

We stay in this hotel two night (family with tree growup children) Hotel itself is spaced out over large garden area. We had nice large room with nice view to the pool. The breakfast was OK +. Wifi OK, hot water OK, hotel stuff were nice. The hotel is very close to the airplane restaurant and very close to the... More 

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CasitasEclipse, Director de Recepción at Hotel Casitas Eclipse, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your excellent comment, really was an honor to have served. As well you tell one of our specialties are family rooms as they are very spacious. On the subject of stairs let me tell you that we would have much less, but the type of relief is almost impossible to eliminate. Again thank you very... More 

Suffolk
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363 reviews
98 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 405 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Hotel itself is spaced out over large garden area. We had nice large room overlooking one of the 3 pools.Did not really appreciate the 'lecture' on checking in on rules and regulations and the giving of a/c and TV controls which MUST be returned on checkout.Bar staff quite rude and I did not like the waiter at breakfast eating his... More 

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CasitasEclipse, Director General at Hotel Casitas Eclipse, responded to this review

Comments like this are very important to improve. Too bad the situation you described and hope to solve it as soon as possible. As you mention we always work in managing beautiful gardens and always maintain the cleanliness of the rooms. When you return hope to have a different process at the time of check in. Thanks for everything. More 

Ingram, Texas
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18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Ran into this hotel by ---fate (?) Beautiful, clean, and pool was great. Staff was fabulous. Views superb. Shared restaurant next door was excellent. Away from all the hustle and bustle from town. 5 Minutes from the park. Would go there again for sure.

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CasitasEclipse, Director de Recepción at Hotel Casitas Eclipse, responded to this review

We thank you for your excellent comments was a pleasure to serve you on your stay. The entire hotel team will be waiting for you. More 

Navarro, Cartago, Costa Rica
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42 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2016

The hotel looks nice and the room is ok. The air conditioner didn't show what temperature you have it set at so the room never got as cool as I wanted. The worst part was the shower didn't work as the shower head was blocked with hard water residue. (see the picture) When I checked out I told them about... More 

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CasitasEclipse, Director General at Hotel Casitas Eclipse, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comment, it's a shame what happend to the bathroom. We always want to give the best service possible but sometimes those little things happen. We will take your comments to improve and we hope to have you back with us. Again, thank you very much. More 

Travellers are raving about these Manuel Antonio National Park hotels

San Jose, Costa Rica
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The best option to enjoy nature, fantastic food and service. Plus, an environmental project on premises that was the first of its kind in the region. Three pools, full breakfast included, the best restaurant in the area (and one of the few places where I had plenty to choose from because I am vegetarian). And the monkeys, and sloths, and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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69 reviews
26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2016

The grounds of the hotel was wonderful. I think we were on the edge of the preserved rainforest. From either balcony (we had two) of our little casita, we can watch toucans, monkeys, geckos, lizards, green parrots and a wide variety of birds with our naked eye. With our binoculars, we can spend hours there. The nights are noisy. Filled... More 

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Thank BettyKR
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Hotel Casitas Eclipse is a wonderful, secluded hotel just a short drive up the hill from the gorgeous beach at Manuel Antonio. Rooms were nice and located in a variety of buildings, with beautiful landscaped terraces and walkways, including an amazing trail through the rain-forest behind the hotel, which is actually part of the overall grounds. A very relaxing pool... More 

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Thank Jim M
Haifa, Israel
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016

The rooms have not been renovated for many years , old furnitures , appliances are not working , breakfast is bad . The only good thing is the outside . At check out they tried to charge our credit card with food expenses we never had ( we have been in the park with a guide that we have his... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casitas Eclipse is an exuberant Mediterranean - style hotel, located in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica. Just in front of the hotel, the main road that heads to Manuel Antonio National Park and to the beach.The hotel is surrounded by exotic gardens which combined with their strategic location right next to the National Park, enables guests to enjoy within premises, the occasional visits of monkeys, iguanas, sloths, birds, colored frogs and other wildlife. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Casitas Eclipse

Address: Km # 5, road to the Manuel Antonio National Park,, Manuel Antonio National Park 11-6350, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: €81 - €211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Casitas Eclipse 3*
Number of rooms: 32
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“ask for close room to the lobby !”
 of 5 bubbles amitg451, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Check rooms farther away from road. LOTS of stairs!!!”
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“Yes, there are stairs on the property--they help you live longer!”
 of 5 bubbles michelleg122, 23 Apr 2014 | Read review
“If you have any walking limitations, ask for a room close to reception area.”
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“No fitness center or room service, but we could have slept five in our room, and they kept it clean.”
 of 5 bubbles ballgames47, 15 Oct 2013 | Read review
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