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Tulemar Bungalows & Villas

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Bronx, New York
Reviewed 15 March 2015

This hotel was absolutely perfect. I booked very last minute and I had to deal with moving around to different rooms on different nights because of availability. The staff made this process suuuuper easy for me. No hassles, no delays. All my belongings were moved neatly ( of course I packed it all) and all I had to do was...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Mariafb3......thanks for the wonderful review on your stay in Tulemar.....I'm so happy we were able to accommodate you at the last minute.....even though we had to move you, it went smoothly.....thanks for the kind words on Ashley....your personal concierge and one of our Tulemar Super Stars......she really works hard to make sure all of her guests have a great...

Reviewed 14 March 2015 via mobile

We stayed for 5 nights in a 1 bedroom bungalow. The view was amazing and the private beach was spot on. David at the beach was really helpful and attentive. You can enjoy free activities such as body boarding canoe. Plenty of good bar restaurants. We ended up going to cafe milagro at least 5 times , which is a...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Worldtravelers2013......we loved having you in one of our Tulemar Bungalows......thanks for the wonderful review......and for your comments about Tiulemar......with 33 acres....from the top of the mountain to the Tulemar Beach below.....there is plenty of room to roam.....but our location.....right in the heart of Manuel Antonio.....makes it easy to walk to over 10 restaurants......a grocery store.....and ATM's.....all within a 2...

Reviewed 14 March 2015

We stayed in a 2 bedroom bungalow. We have stayed in some of the most beautiful hotels in the world and we were highly impressed by the bungalows. Staff and service were top-notch. Tulemar beach is best in the area. The staff shuttled us back and forth from our bungalow down to the beach. We never waited more than 2...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Cbnh.....thank you so much for the great review on your stay in one of our 2 Bedroom Premium Villas.....perfect for one or two families......lots of space.....ocean views.....full kitchen.....jacuzzi on the deck......and those indoor/outdoor showers that everyone loves.....plus all of the amenities of Tulemar.....including the Tulemar Beach....with free lounge chairs....umbrellas....kayaks....boogie boards....towel service......and food/beverages that you just sign to the room......warm...

Quebec City, Canada
Reviewed 13 March 2015

We were staying in the Buena Vista 2 bedrooms villa and it was just wonderful. Everything was perfect. The villa is spacious and well designed. The views from our villa were amazing ans the sunsets, beautiful. The location is very well and the private beach is just perfect for kids (small, waves not too big). We were able to see...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

HI ErickJulie.....thank you so much for the wonderful review on your stay in one of our 2 Bedroom Premium Villas.....so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us.....the 2 Bedroom Villas are great.....2 bedrooms / 2.5 baths / 2 floors / living-dining-full kitchen / large balcony with a jacuzzi and amazing ocean views......(not to mention the indoor/outdoor showers...

Centreville, Virginia
Reviewed 11 March 2015

My husband and I found the Bungelows in Tulemar absolutely perfect for the second part of our Costa Rica vacation. The views from our bungelow were amazing and the staff was extrememely friendly and attentive. Our Concierge Ashley was fantastic - having helped months before our arrival and all throughout our stay. Having access to the private beach was ideal...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Janelle M.....thank you so much for the great review on your stay in one of our Tulemar Bungalows.....so happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with us....the Bungalows really are a fun choice.....tropical/jungle/rustic in design.....octagon shaped with windows all around.....perched on a hillside.....amazing ocean views......and you had the personal concierge services of Ashley....one of our Tulemar Super Stars......plus...

Charlottesville, Virginia
Reviewed 9 March 2015

We found Casa de Frutas in Tulemar through Tripadvisor, and it was even better than described. From the moment we arrived, the warmth and hospitality of our Concierge Mauricio and owner David were extraordinary. We were so well cared for, and we had the most wonderful vacation. The views from Casa de Frutas are breathtaking and the house is beautifully...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Diane C......thank you so much for the great review on Casa de Frutas.....we loved having your family and friends with us.....and how special.....a two week stay......with a full time chef.....Casa de Frutas was the perfect choice for you.....the luxury....the ambiance....the decor.....the service from Mauricio (your personal concierge) and the entire staff....the private pool.....and those amazing, panoramic sunset ocean views.....just...

Reviewed 9 March 2015 via mobile

Thank you for such a wonderful vacation! We could not have asked for more. Beyond the gorgeous home, beautiful decor and breathtaking views, the people are what make Tulemar so special. Mauricio is wonderful: so kind, helpful and gracious. He made our stay very special. David is a fantastic host, making himself readily available. The house ladies and Christian were...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi mygato......thank you for the excellent review on your stay in Casa de Frutas....one of our premier, private villas......so glad you had a great time.....and thanks for the kind words on all of our staff.....I agree....it is the people that make Tulemar special......from Mauricio (your personal concierge) to the house keepers and gardener......to the private chef.....and David at the beach.......they...

Reviewed 9 March 2015

My husband and I visited Costa Rica March of 2014 as a second honeymoon. We traveled throughout all of Costa Rica and he surprised me with a 2 night stay here at Tulemar. When we arrived we were greeted with a glass of juice and was treated with the up most respect by the staff. Our Concierge Ashley was amazing...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Ashlie G....what a wonderful review on your stay in one of our Tulemar Bungalows.....thanks for posting......the Bungalows are a great choice....unique and rustic with a jungle decor...a separate bedroom with 2 queen beds....combination living/dining/kitchenette......windows all around.....perched on the hillside with dramatic ocean views.....and surrounded by the jungle.....perfect for watching as the animals pass by.....thanks for the comments on Ashley....your...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 8 March 2015

We ( my husband and our two children grade 2 and grade 3)are just leaving San Jose to fly home tonight after spending 7 nights at Tumelar. When you are here in person you get to see the details of this luxury resort accomodations that cannot be captured in pictures. Mari arranged a private driver to pick us up at...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi RobertsonJanet414.....thank you so much for the excellent review on your stay in one of our Buena Vista Two Bedroom Premium Villas......we loved having your family with us......and thanks for the kind words on our staff of Tulemar Super Stars.....from Mari....your on line concierge....to Orlando and Miguel.....your on site concierges....to the shuttle drivers and David at the beach and private...

Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

The views at Tulemar are absolutely stunning and the wildlife is abundant around the houses. The beach at Tulemar is gorgeous and they offer numerous activities. They have boogie boards and sea kayaks at the beach and they offer paddle boarding and surfing lessons. My family went surfing and loved it. The lesson was very family friendly and my younger...

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TulemarDave, General Manager at Tulemar Bungalows & Villas, responded to this review

Hi Maia M.....thanks for the great review on your stay in Tulemar.....and all the comments on our "mar" (ocean)......the ocean is an important part of Tulemar.....from the amazing ocean views of our accommodations.....to the Tulemar Beach.....complete with free lounge chairs, umbrellas, kayaks, boogie boards and towel service.....the beach bar and grill that you just sign to your account.....your personal concierge...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tulemar is the premier resort development in Manuel Antonio. Gated and secure, the 33 acre jungle resort is perched on the hillside overlooking the Pacific, but continues down all the way to our own beach. It includes the Tulemar Bungalows and our special and unique villas such as Villa Mot Mot, Casa Panorama, Casa de Frutas, Casa Las Nubes, Villa Kiskadee and the new Tulemar Bamboo Villas just for couples. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tulemar Bungalows & Villas

Address: Tulemar Gardens, Manuel Antonio National Park 6350, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: €254 - €708 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 34
Also Known As:
Tulemar Bungalows And Villas
Tulemar Bungalows & Villas Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park
Tulemar Hotel
Tulemar Bungalows & Villas Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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“Another guest told us the bungalows sorely needed updating, we can attest to the Villas being most luxurious.”
 of 5 bubbles sdresdner, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Call around and be sure to ask what the amenities are. Ask if there is a view”
 of 5 bubbles Denisb1947, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
“casa del mar fantastic--new/modern/great outdor jacuzi; more gadgets than other houses”
 of 5 bubbles Worldtraveler3334, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Panorama Upper is Awesome!”
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“stayed in bungalow 116 which was very close to the restaurant and pool.”
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