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Hotel Vela Bar

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  • Excellent68%
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  • Average7%
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“great location”(36 reviews)
“national park”(50 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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All reviewsgreat locationnational parkmanuel antonio parktwo blocksyogurtshort walk to the parkbreakfast staffmodern designel solbeautiful plantsexcellent breakfastrooms are cleancosta ricarecommend hotelwithin walking distancelarge bathroompublic beach
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Reviewed 2 April 2017

Stayed here for six nights during our tour of Costa Rica. It is just a few minutes away from the entrance to the national park. The beach is a short stroll away with bars and restaurants within walking distance. The hotel does a nice breakfast...More

Thank Debra F
Response from VelaBar, Director de Recepción at Hotel Vela BarResponded 6 April 2017

Thank you very much for your good comments. We appreciate your opinion and encourage us to continue improving. See you on your next visit to Manuel Antonio

Reviewed 28 March 2017

The close proximity to the beach and the park gates make this newly renovated hotel a great place to stay. There are excellent restaurants within walking distance. It is very clean and quiet. We also had a visit from monkeys every morning. The included breakfast...More

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Thank Tony P
Response from VelaBar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Vela BarResponded 29 March 2017

Thank you Tony P for your very kind words: Comments like your mean a lot to us : thank very much for share your experience of vela bar hotel and we truly hope see you here again soon.

Reviewed 26 March 2017

This is a great hotel near national park rainforest and tropical beach. The staff, room, patio furniture, landscaping, parking, breakfast, views, location, nearby restaurants, nearby activities were excellent.More

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Thank Georgia L
Response from VelaBar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Vela BarResponded 27 March 2017

Thank very much Georgia L, for this review We are happy that you rate us as excelente, for us as Vela bar hotel there is nothing more important that your complete satisfaction. We wish you the best and hope see you again here enjoying this...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We absolutely loved staying at Hotel Vela Bar! It's a light, modern-feeling hotel with various rooms situated around the pool. Plentiful breakfasts are included with your stay, and you eat overlooking the pool area and varied flora. The main touristy beach and Parque Manuel Antionio...More

Thank katiehagemeier
Response from VelaBar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Vela BarResponded 27 March 2017

Thank you katiehagemeier for this wonderfull review. For us your satisfacction is the most important, thank you for share all about what velabar is about, our great breakfast, our comffy rooms, the lovely pool area, our convenience location. For us the staff of Velabar, help...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017

Nice small swimming pool. Only the breakfast can be better. Parking in front of the hotel only 5 places. In approximately 100 m you will find a lot of good restaurants and also bus stop for city center visiting.More

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Response from VelaBar, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Hotel Vela BarResponded 20 March 2017

Thank you RadekPlzen for your use valuable your time and writte this review We beleived that we have lots of choises in our breakfast, and we are also open to your suggestions (our guests), maybe, if you had told us what would you like to...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$138 - US$214 (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$138 - US$214 (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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Yes all our rooms have safe box
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8 January 2017|
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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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