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Makanda by the Sea

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“infinity pool”(57 reviews)
“ocean club”(13 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 January 2017

I would never stay there again and I want to warn others of the problems. They are severely understaffed throughout the hotel. The check-in was unprofessional and condescending. Getting to our room (15) was steep and dangerous. There was construction outside our room and the...More

Thank Chochem
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 3 January 2017

Dear Customer, Thanks a lot for this review. We really appreciate that you take the time to send these lines and help us to improve as a hospitality business. As I understand, we have sent you more hangers upon request. Please notice, we are doing...More

Reviewed 21 December 2016

We spent the best 10 days in this wonderful hotel, living in a new Ocean Club room. Cool design, very spacious, neat, with a breathtaking ocean views!! Special shout out to an awesome cook with best food in Manuel Antonio!! :))More

Thank Polina R
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Owner at Makanda by the SeaResponded 22 December 2016

Dear Polina! All staff in our hotel under the impression from your visit - as a positive and beautiful vibrations we have received from you. Thank you very much for choosing Makanda! We wish you feeling of flying and total happiness. Merry Christmas and Happy...More

Reviewed 19 December 2016

Yes Hotel Makanda is really paradise. Wildlife in conjunction with the latest know-how in the design of rooms, cottages, food - forever captivated me. I am an avid traveler and in principle nothing can't surprise me. But in this atmospheric place, I will return again...More

Thank Nataliya S
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Owner at Makanda by the SeaResponded 20 December 2016

Dear Natalia! You can't imagine how inspired we are with your words! You are making us so positive and powerful in job we do. Will be big pleasure to host you again. Namaste

Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I love this hotel, all design and style is amazing! Just be resting at the infinity pool is a picture that I keep in my mind and a peace feeling that fill my soul! forest and ocean views are everywhere! I stayed at the new...More

Thank Juank506
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Owner at Makanda by the SeaResponded 20 December 2016

Dear Juan K Thanks for choosing us! We know that being Costa Rican you know best spots and places in this beautiful country, and thats why your review significant for us. Thank you for your trust and choosing our hotel for your holiday

Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

The only luxury hotel i ever seen in Costa Rica,the rooms are high standart,i think no any hotel in Manuel Antonio or in the hole country have invested so much in a room like the Makanda. You have to see the room and all details...More

Thank cellularium
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Owner at Makanda by the SeaResponded 20 December 2016

Wow! We see very professional assessment and that makes this words more valuable! Thank you so much for great support! Big respect to this high level you gave us. That will make us work even harder. Thanks for this words!

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$274 - US$646 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#7 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$274 - US$646 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#7 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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chopperz
23 February 2018|
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Response from MAKANDAFAMILY | Property representative |
Hi! please check our webpage to see all room types photos
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Linda K
1 February 2018|
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Response from NJain27 | Reviewed this property |
There is a lot of incline for the spa, reception, pool etc and they are definitely not wheelchair accessible- if I remember correctly. One or the other studio might be accessible. They also have golf carts going around to... More
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Angelica N
9 November 2017|
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Response from MAKANDAFAMILY | Property representative |
We can help you to arrange all activities here, no problem:)
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"don't get a lower level~ the people upstairs were elephants and the stairs steep."
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"get an ocean view room!!"
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"Ocean View - treat yourself."
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"Go for a lux villa... amazing package."
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