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    Gaia Hotel & Reserve

    Km 2.7 Carretera Quepos a Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio National Park 6350, Costa Rica
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent87%
    • Very good9%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    4.5 Star Hotel
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    #2 of 48 hotels in Manuel Antonio National Park
     
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    Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort
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    #11 of 48 hotels in Manuel Antonio National Park
     
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    Reviewed 17 August 2014

    We only stayed for two nights, but enjoyed every minute of it. The hotel is really lovely, the rooms are modern and exceptionally clean. The pool is small but beautiful with an unbelievable view into the forest. We were in the pool looking out and...More

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    Response from Tommy-Farrell, Owner at Gaia Hotel & Reserve

    Thanking our recent guests for reviewing our Gaia Hotel & Resort. We are indeed away from the busyness of the Manuel Antonio area with the myriad of restaurants and hotels. Gaia is unique and sets itself apart from the other hotels in the area. During...More

    Reviewed 17 August 2014

    We so very much enjoyed our stay at Gaia. As soon as we arrived, we were warmly greeted by the owner and given a tour of the property. We were with another family and we both had 3-floor suites which were very reasonably priced and...More

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    Response from Tommy-Farrell, Owner at Gaia Hotel & Reserve

    Thanking our recent guests for their 5 star review of our 5 star resort. We love guests like you and that fact that you took your personal time to review us means a lot. You are most welcome back to our little slice of paradise...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2014

    We stayed at Gaia for 6 nights during the end of July/beginning of Aug timeframe and had an amazing stay. It was luxurious, clean and modern. Very comfortable in our room, nothing ever out of place or odd. Just really, really attentive and caring staff...More

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    Response from Tommy-Farrell, Owner at Gaia Hotel & Reserve

    What a wonderful review by some wonderful guests. We thank you for your very kind and comprehensive review of our resort. Gaia is indeed special and unique. We are one of only a few 5 star resorts in Costa Rica and work each day very...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2014

    It comes as a surprise that there is such a peaceful hotel in such a busy place as Manuel Antonio but this hotel is absolutely perfect. The views from the balconies both from the rooms and the restaurant are amazing and the food is great....More

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    Response from Tommy-Farrell, Owner at Gaia Hotel & Reserve

    Our entire staff wishes to thank our recent guests for their wonderful review of our Gaia Hotel & Reserve. We are thrilled that your enjoyed your stay and thank you for the kindness expressed. Thank you for using this TripAdvisor forum and sharing your experience...More

    Reviewed 6 August 2014

    My partner and I loved our stay at the Gaia Hotel and Reserve in Manuel Antonio. The room was luxurious and every window looked out at the most fantastic views of the national park. We saw so many different types of birds and had a...More

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    Response from Tommy-Farrell, Owner at Gaia Hotel & Reserve

    How wonderful that your experience at Gaia Hotel & Reserve was nothing short of 5 stars. We are thrilled that you had an extraordinary experience. Yes, our "Green Season" is the perfect time to come with temps in the mid-80's and the water temp. a...More

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    Shana By The Beach, Hotel Residence & Spa
    924 reviews
    #11 of 48 hotels in Manuel Antonio National Park
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$195 - US$537 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
    • #1 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio National Park
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    sunniekate
    Can you surf at the beach at the hotel and are surf boards provided?
    23 April 2017|
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    Response from borism1 | Property representative |
    Hola and thank you for your interest in GAIA. Please note that surf classes and board rental can be done and organized at the public beach of Manuel Antonio - Playa Espadilla. We would be more than glad to assist you with... More
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    Is the beach right there good for surfing?
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    wheatie8
    Hi, james. What would you like to know about this accommodation? If you don't rent a car what is the best mode of transportation from San Jose airport?
    22 April 2017|
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    Response from Sandy S | Property representative |
    Hola, that will depend on your arrival time to San Jose. You may hire a private driver directly with the hotel which has a cost of $185.00. You may also check on collective shuttle companies like Interbus or Grayline. There... More
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    "Every room is different but I expect all are nice. Our studio room was very comfortable, modern, clean and..."
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    "Only 17 rooms, so no bad rooms here. All nestled in the rainforest with ocean views. You can't go wrong..."
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