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Makanda by the Sea

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a memorable stay. You’re magically immersed in the jungle where wildlife (spider monkeys, white faced monkeys, sloths, etc) visit you daily! The grounds are meticulously maintained with unforgettable views. The staff is AMAZING. So friedly and there for whatever you need when you need...More

1  Thank Stevefischer22
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Steve, Thank you for choosing our Hotel and visiting our profile. We have managed to melt exquisite design, great service, best gastronomic offer and of course... WILDLIFE!!! We appreciate the feedback. Looking forward to host you again, remember to mention that you already stayed...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Beautifully designed hotel with fantastic pool and rooms. The main pool and bar w/ nice view and wildlife swinging through was a particular highlight. The Restaurant was pricey but the food was better than what we had elsewhere in Costa Rica. I recommend you save...More

Thank RSen2015
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing our Property and taking from your time to visit our profile. Those white face and squirrell monkeys always putting a show. Hope you come back for a more relaxe stay, you did pretty much all of the tours available, hehe... Next...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017

We enjoyed our stay and the reviews are correct. The property is secluded and privacy is at a premium. The property is high above the private beach with amazing views. The pools are glorious, just like the pictures, but more. We had breakfasts and dinner...More

Thank ogilviejr2017
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Makanda and visiting our profile. We really appreciate the feedback, it is really important to hear from our customers in order to keep growing on the right direction. Please feel free to call to the Hotel should you have more comments,...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017

This was our "splurge" hotel that could have been amazing. The view and room itself were breathtaking. But the arrogant manager needs some hospitality training. Our shower leaked so bad it flooded into the bedroom. The "plumber" came and couldn't find anything wrong so he...More

2  Thank natasha2929
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Natasha, Thank you for choosing Hotel Makanda and taking from your valuable time to visit our profile. We are sorry for the inconvenience and really appreciate the feedback. Should you have a chance we would appreciate if you could contact us to the Hotel,...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017

My husband and I chose to stay at Makanda by the Sea for our 5th year anniversary. The day we checked in it was raining and we arrived earlier than expected. From the moment we went into the gate everyone we were treated like family....More

Thank 513alicia
Response from MAKANDAFAMILY, Management at Makanda by the SeaResponded 12 December 2017

Estimada Alicia, Thank you for choosing Makanda and taking from your time to visit our profile. It was an honor to have you here for such a special occasion. All Staff enjoyed taking care of you and we look forward to your next visit, hoping...More

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GreenLeaders Platinum level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$280 - US$564 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#7 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$280 - US$564 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Green Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#7 Luxury Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Manuel Antonio
#8 Spa Hotel in Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Angelica N
9 November 2017|
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Response from MAKANDAFAMILY | Property representative |
We can help you to arrange all activities here, no problem:)
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Michael G
16 September 2017|
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Response from Mike A | Reviewed this property |
Yes. We had outside guests join us and it was not a problem. They left their children with a sitter.
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"Ocean Club S15 has an incredible view and is steps away from the salt water pool, bar, and sushi bar."
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"Ocean club #4 or any villa"
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"El Ocean Club is the most luxurious villa"
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"Ocean club rooms are amazing"
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