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Gaia Hotel & Reserve

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Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

My husband and I stayed in this hotel on our 20th anniversary. If you like to hike and explore nature, you will definitely enjoy this place. The staff is friendly and although the welcome area and registration lobby is set up a bit awkwardly (you...More

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Response from Tommy-Farrell, Owner at Gaia Hotel & ReserveResponded 19 December 2015

Thanking our recent guests for their wonderful review of our Gaia Hotel & Reserve. Indeed, we have a 14.5 acre nature reserve dedicated to the nature that Costa Rica is so famous for.....filled with wildlife, birds, exotic plants and vast vistas of the Costa Rica...More

Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

We arrived at night and felt immediately very comfortable. Steep drive with a golf cart type vehicle with natural wildlife sounds and a walk through the open dining room led to the reception. Very warm welcome from all staff. Phantastic pools with ocean views, perfect...More

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Response from Tommy-Farrell, Owner at Gaia Hotel & ReserveResponded 19 December 2015

Your wonderful 5 star review of our Gaia Hotel & Reserve is very welcome. Thank you firstly for choosing us and secondly for taking your personal timet o share with other readers on this TripAdvisor forum. We hope to see you again when you decide...More

Reviewed 15 December 2015

As you see in many reviews, the service was top-notch and we had a fantastic time. The sunset view from the property can't be beat! One of the highlights of our Costa Rica trip was actually an afternoon break in our suite. We stayed at...More

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Response from Tommy-Farrell, Owner at Gaia Hotel & ReserveResponded 19 December 2015

Thank you so much for such a wonderful review. We are so pleased your stay with us was memorable and we thank you for taking the time to elaborate on your stay with other readers on this TripAdvisor forum.

Reviewed 12 December 2015

I gave it a four as overall it was a good hotel. The main thing we felt was that the service just was not up to a 5 star hotel, nor the price of the room. We arrived early, so we were told that the...More

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Response from Tommy-Farrell, Owner at Gaia Hotel & ReserveResponded 15 December 2015

Your "mixed feelings" are taken into consideration as we respect our guests subjective comments here on this forum. I would most strongly point our that our security is of the highest standard in Costa Rica and we have no less than 17 cameras on our...More

Reviewed 10 December 2015

Gaia was wonderful in every aspect. The staff was polite and helpful. The food was excellent. This is not a cheap place to stay and if it's in your budget, it's well worth the cost. The fact that they have their own ecological preserve is...More

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Response from Tommy-Farrell, Owner at Gaia Hotel & ReserveResponded 15 December 2015

We are thrilled your stay with us was memorable. Care for our natural surroundings is very important to us as we want to preserve the sanctity for generations to come. Thank you for your comments on this TripAdvisor forum.

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
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US$226 - US$473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#1 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#2 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$226 - US$473 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#1 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#2 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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isabel r
20 May 2018|
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Response from Sandola3000 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't see any kids when we were there...
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Hufflepuff33
8 March 2018|
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Response from T L | Reviewed this property |
The entire property is on a hillside overlooking the sea: every room has amazing views. The best view is from restaurant overlooking ocean or from the pool with drink in your hand doing same
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Essaouira
5 February 2018|
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Response from kfish59 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a studio that was not the Jungle View studio that is offered. The studio's are lower down the property so the view of the ocean was really limited. The patio was one continuous patio for a bank of about 4... More
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