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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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2 Star accommodation
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All reviewspark entrancegreat locationmanuel antonio national parkthe hotel is perfectly locatedyogurttwo blocksmodern designbreakfast staffbeautiful plantsminute walksmall hotelwithin walking distancenice breakfastcosta ricastayed here for nightslarge bathroomclean rooms
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed there in July for 3 nights. Lovely room by pool. All good. Although its called Vela Bar, there is no bar. But we knew that before we booked it. Bars close by anyway. Its also a good location for the Manual Antonio national park...More

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1  Thank colin p
Response from VelaBar, Director de Recepción at Hotel Vela BarResponded 1 week ago

Dear Colin, Thank you very much for the time that you took for leave us this beautiful comment. Our place always goint to have open doors for both of you. Kind Regards, Andrés G.

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Reviewed 18 May 2018

One of the best values/location in Quepos. Walk to the park. Dine a few steps away. Friendly! Efficient. The rooms are modern, spotless with a balcony. Free breakfast with a made-to-order pancakes and omelets.

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Thank williamaM6065HT
Response from VelaBar, Director de Recepción at Hotel Vela BarResponded 27 May 2018

Dear williamaM6065HT We appreciate your value time to written your opinion. Is very important for our hotel know all was good. Best Regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is spotless and maintained to a high standard I had an excellent room - Wi-fi is good through Sadly no bar - but one next door so no problem Staff friendly 250 meters to park entrance/ beach and other bars In the evening...More

Thank Arwel W
Response from VelaBar, Director de Recepción at Hotel Vela BarResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Arwel, In behalf of the Staff we want to say thank you very much for the time that you took to leave us this comment. Our place always going to be available for you. Kind Regards, Andrés Gamboa.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stop reading reviews and just book it! I am ridiculously thorough when doing research on where to stay. I look and look to balance value with the luxury I so very much want. I was able to get both! White face monkeys are there EVERY...More

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2  Thank jamieelizondo78
Response from VelaBar, Director de Recepción at Hotel Vela BarResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jamie, What a beautiful comment thank you very much to you and your husband for the time that you spend with us. We want to let you know that we always going to be with open doors for both of you in Manuel Antonio....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just stayed there two nights on our journey through Costa Rica. Shout out to Andrés, George and Richard at the front desk for being extremely helpful and friendly. They all made the trip memorable. The hotel itself is very clean, full of local wildlife and...More

Thank Jennifer O
Response from VelaBar, Director de Recepción at Hotel Vela BarResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jennifer O, In behalf of the Staff we want to say thank you very much for this beautiful comment. Remember that our peace of paradise will be available for you at any time that you desire to come back to Manuel Antonio. Pura Vida!!...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$108 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$108 - US$225 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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avannelle
22 January 2018|
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Response from VelaBar | Property representative |
Hello, We have free parking for our customers, and the beach is just 200 meters walking. regards
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Jane B
27 February 2017|
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Response from VelaBar | Property representative |
Yes all our rooms have safe box
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Taneos51
8 January 2017|
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"Just go! You won't regret it."
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"We were on room 1, which we found a bit noisy and with limited privacy. However we know that there are much..."
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"#14 and #15 are new, and centrally located on the grounds. The only noise is from the wildlife, which was..."
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"get one of the balcony rooms facing the street for a view and for more natural light."
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