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Shana By The Beach, Hotel Residence & Spa

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Playa Biesanz - Carretera Punta Quepos Playa Biesanz, Manuel Antonio 60601 Costa Rica See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today via mobile

Our holidays at the Shana by the beach were the best ever. From our made to the manager, all workers there were amazing and very helpful. We booked the presidential suite, oh my god that was bigger than our house and had a private pool....More

1  Thank Wanderer61965511730
Response from Shana-Management, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Shana By The Beach, Hotel Residence & SpaResponded today

Dear Wanderer61965511730, We are spoiled by your kind words and more than happy that you enjoyed our hotel. The hotel is thought-out to create unforgettable experiences in all of our guests where nature and luxury facilities mix and the results are spectacular: breathtaking views, lot...More

Reviewed today via mobile

It was amazing,i never seen so much monkeys in my life. The hotel is located between the jungle and the ocean and seems to be the house of so beautiful and different monkeys. They were much more than at the national Parc. That was for...More

1  Thank Inspire63669338567
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

An excellent hotel for families in Manuel Antonio. We had great time at the Shana By The Beach from the beginning till the end. Wonderful people offering excellent service and hospitality. The garden and all the property was so beautiful. They have the best restaurant...More

Thank Carlos B
Response from Shana-Management, Owner at Shana By The Beach, Hotel Residence & SpaResponded yesterday

Dear Carlos B, Thank you so much for taking your personal time to share your opinion on this TripAdvisor forum. Thank you for rating us 5 star. We remember you very well as it is not your first time at the Shana By The Beach....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been always at the Shana whenever we visit Manuel Antinio. Great hotel, great staff, great manager and great owner. All of them are making great job, that is why everytime we visit, we find new positive changes. The property was totally different in...More

Thank Freedom39447134228
Response from Shana-Management, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Shana By The Beach, Hotel Residence & SpaResponded 6 days ago

Hello Freedom39447134228, It is always a reward to receive such compliments, thank you for the review and rating us five stars. We would like to thanks for being your first choice here in Manuel Antonio, great customers like you make us work harder to improve...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and i stayed at the Shana 2 days and we loved it. Staff are very friendly and they were there always for us. A beautiful room with incredible view at the ocean 323. The beach was so beautiful, a real place to relax....More

Thank Geisel M
Response from Shana-Management, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Shana By The Beach, Hotel Residence & SpaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Geisel M, Wow! Thank you so much for taking the time to rate all three properties: Shana By The Beach, Shana Restaurant Lounge Pool Bar and Bella Vista Restaurant all at five stars- you are a fifteen star guest to us! Compliments are truly...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$143 - US$625 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#5 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#6 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$143 - US$625 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#5 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#6 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#7 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Pool & Beach (206)
Amenities (25)
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Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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devonaa2018
9 November 2018|
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Response from flyglobal4 | Reviewed this property |
I recommend renting a car and driving but if you prefer use grayline tours at the airport in San Jose
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LaiAnnaLai
8 November 2018|
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Response from Shana-Management | Property representative |
From San Jose you can use Sansa local airlines to fly to Quepos. If you use the car it is a nice drive about 2h30min. Roads to MAnuel Antonio are the best in Costa Rica.
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devonaa2018
8 November 2018|
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Response from Shana-Management | Property representative |
From San Jose it is about 2h30min
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Room Tips
"Some rooms have a very steep walk to the pool and restaurant"
Welshboyabroad
2 weeks ago
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"Rooms up to the pool have the best views"
Companion20854874240
2 weeks ago
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"Be sure yours is high as possible and faces the ocean, though most do."
joshualN2713MK
4 weeks ago
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"Rooms are perfect only missing microwave."
matthewcbair
23 Aug 2018
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