We stayed with Ken and Kim on our 10 day honeymoon in Manuel Antonio. We had selected this villa based on the superb reviews. Below is what we loved and didn't like.
What we loved: The ocean views from the balconies are spectacular! We would read out there daily when it rained each afternoon. We saw three different types of monkeys (two that stopped by almost everyday), toucans, hummingbirds, and a number of three-toed sloths just from the balcony. The house was fine. What you would expect with a villa rental. The house isn't as plush as a nice hotel, but it was nice to have more room than a hotel room as well as to have our own kitchen.
Ken and Kim are very nice and were a great help when it came to setting up 'excursions' in the area. We brought them a list of things we wanted to do, gathered from Trip Advisor reviews, and they booked one for us each day. We zip-lined with MidWorld and Canopy Safari, rafted with Rafiki, went on a catamaran with Iguana Tours (not... more