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El Faro Beach Hotel

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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Reviewed today via mobile

The best thing about this place was Miguel who drives you up and down the super steep hill to the rooms. The food and drink are way under par compared to anywhere else we went in Costa Rica. The rooms are tiny and there are...More

Thank Rachel V
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I read with interest previous reviews so here is my view. This hotel is not beach side but is very close and has absolutely stunning ocean views and is right in the national park area so you will if you're lucky see animals around the...More

Thank farrowp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've never stayed in a container before so the idea of an entire hotel built of them really intrigued! The location is fantastic-- a five minute walk to the park entrance, with free parking. The rooms are long and skinny, as you'd expect from a...More

Thank SolrisaR
Reviewed 29 April 2018

I spent a lot of time researching hotels in the Manuel Antonio area for our first trip to this beautiful area in Costa Rica. After much consternation over where to stay (even what room in the hotel itself), we finally settled on an ocean view...More

3  Thank cubafriendMontreal
Reviewed 10 April 2018

The hotel is very well located, next to the park entrance and walking distance to restaurants and the public beach. The pool is nice and the service is good. However, the rooms and bathrooms are a little bit tight. Also, the hotel is on a...More

1  Thank taniakiamowitz
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Welcome to Costa Rica's one and only Container Hotel. Authentic shipping containers, having had a previous storied life on the sea, have been stylishly transformed into a unique Eco-friendly hotel you'll ...More not see elsewhere. Mindful of our fragile surroundings, El Faro Beach Hotel has been carefully designed to back naturally into the hillside contours of Manuel Antonio National Park. Complete with its tall ceilings, private balconies and original wood floors, you'll enjoy all the amenities of a luxury hotel while promoting sustainability in this virgin rainforest meets ocean setting. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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