This place is heaven! Though you’re have to pay to enter, it is a must see!! I did a tour which included access to the park ($45) and I booked through my hotel. If you can go directly to a booth that has guides, I...More
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About Playa Manuel Antonio
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First, DO NOT PAY FOR A TOUR through the jungle. Complete waste of money. Just follow the path and you'll see all the monkeys, sloths, rainbow crabs.. Plus, you get to take it at your pace. The beach itself though is amazing - bring your...More
This beach is pristine. The gray/brown sand, no trash or tourist traps, the foliage, the wildlife. It's as close to you and the beach as was given by God as you're gonna get.
Manuel Antonio and the surrounding area is very beautiful but incredibly crowded. If you like being harassed by people trying to sell you stuff and packed beaches this is the spot for you. It’s a great place to people watch but if you’re like looking...More
This is a great beach - cool for surfing and sun bathing. Lots of charming stalls and not over-bearing. Great bus service to nearby towns, and right next to the National Park so that you can bathe your feet after your early morning trek. I...More
Our stay at Carlos’ place was awesome. He’s a perfect host and the best surfer teacher we met ???? Definitely recommended! Thank you Charlie for your generosity and for making us feel more locals than tourists.
This beach is very nice however it is very crowded with tourists and park visitors. You have to walk through the park to get there so it’s hard to bring anything with you such as food or chairs to sit on. There are lots of...More