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Hotel Playa Espadilla

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Woodinville, Washington
Reviewed 26 February 2016

100 M walk to Manuel Antonio park and public beach. Comfortable big king suite . Outdated and modest but very clean good service,good toiletries and excellent laundry in a day. Price and quality pay by KG. ground is nice with a pool,not really warm but good. Food is great and setting is nice. A cross between Bali and Hawaii with...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This hotel is a special secluded spot one block from the Pacific Ocean and very close to Manuel Antonio NP. The pool is surrounded by beautiful plants, right next to the outdoor bar and restaurant. The restaurant food and ambiance are terrific - suitable for a quiet couple's dinner or a small group special occasion. Rooms are spacious and the...

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Taunton, UK
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

When we drove into the beach town we were somewhat worried about how hectic it all seemed with little in the way of parking but when we finally found the hotel on the only road that leads directly away from the beach we were pleased to find it tucked away from it all with its own parking and a nice...

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London, Canada
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Great location only steps from both Manuel Antonio NP and the beach area. Rooms are smallish and kitchens dated but clean. Nice lounging areas in front of each room and the grounds are beautiful. Nice pool, wifi works well. Reasonably priced for the area. Would stay here again.

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Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

We arrived to Costa Rica late on a Saturday night with no internet or phone service. As we drove to place to place, we arrived here and although they didn't have a room for that night, the man working offered to call several hotels for us so that we could find a place to stay! We thought it looked very...

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knoxville, United States
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Only planned to stay one night (my husband was on a business tour and I was travelling with him, but in my own car), but I thought seriously about staying an extra night. The hotel was delightful, the staff friendly, the pool and bar were also very pleasant, clean and relaxing. The hotel is nestled in a quiet setting that...

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Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 24 January 2016

While I didn't actually stay here, I did have the pleasure of spending an afternoon as a guest. The gardens and pools are wonderful and the restaurant reasonably priced for the level of ambience and menu offered.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Stayed here for the last few days of our amazing trip to Costa Rica. Really convenient for the national park and the beach. Room was clean and comfortable, right beside the hotel pool, bar and restaurant, suspect it would get a bit noisy when high season really got busy, but it was great when we were there. Breakfast really good,...

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Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 January 2016

Checking in was pleasant and efficient. The room was spacious, clean and well furnished. The restaurant provided excellent food at all times with first rate service. Staff were pleasant, helpful and attentive at all times. All areas of the hotel grounds were well maintained. The location is excellent, being a 2 minutes walk from the beach and a 5 minute...

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Reviewed 23 December 2015

Was at my friends hotel (here) late at night. Needed a taxi to get back to my hotel. The night guard whose name was jesus said he didnt have the number for a taxi. We them went back to my friends room to talk to his father, who then talked to the same guard jesus, and then he magically had...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel is located within a 2 minute walk from the main entrance of the majestic National Park of Manuel Antonio. Hotel Playa Espadilla offers well equipped and cozy rooms, in the best Costa Rican atmosphere. The hotel`s own Biological Reserve is a special area for those who enjoy to hike and get in contact with nature. Costa Rican owned and runned. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Playa Espadilla

Address: 300 metros antes de la entrada al Parque Nacional, Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: €150 - €188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Playa Espadilla 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Playa Espadilla Hotel
Hotel Playa Espadilla Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
Hotel Style:
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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“Upstairs rooms have high ceilings. Some rooms have kitchenettes.”
 of 5 bubbles DealHawk2, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“down floor or upstairs (there is no lift)”
 of 5 bubbles schliek, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Get a corner King room”
 of 5 bubbles GloberotterADR, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Mobility impaired people would be well advised to request a ground floor room.”
 of 5 bubbles S8781LKkarenm, 1 Jan 2016 | Read review
“a room on the first floor is better than on the ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles EdithS_11, 30 Jul 2015 | Read review
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