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El Mangroove, Autograph Collection

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$372*
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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a bottom floor room with a enclosed balcony room as you enter with a hammock and couch, this area was very relaxing to sit and have a drink and watch the monkeys in the tree outside. The room its self was extremely comfortable and clean and very quiet. The staff all friendly and approachable and the pool was...

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Ecuador
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Three hours drive from San Jose, nested in the wood, this ocean view hotel nicely and modern but warm decorated. Not to big, good fresh food, beach is nice, not the best white sand beach but calm and full of green. The room has a particular design with an hamaca inside but open window..of course mosquitoes nest. Bed was confortable

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Travelled around Costa Rica for a week exploring hotels (I work in travel) I think it's safe to say this was everyones top 3 hotel in Costa Rica out of the ones we saw. The rooms are super funky with an outdoor/indoor terrace. Meaning you can open it all up or at night close the mosquito net and curtains for...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hotel is beautiful and very clean. Beach is nothing special. If you're looking for a nice beach vacation this is not the place for you. The pool is the best part. There is no designated place to lay on the beach (no chairs) and the ocean water is not that inviting. Great views to watch the sunset! The manager...

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ConciergeEH, Front Office Manager at El Mangroove, Autograph Collection, responded to this review

Dear Nicole: Thank you for sharing your experience, we really appreciate all your feedback. Regarding the misunderstanding at check out ,I would like to clarify that all the arrangements requested for transportation where clearly informed to the group prior arrival and a day before yours. A transfer service was requested for May 15 for 4 people at Liberia Airport for...

Burlington, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 5 days at El Mangroove on business and was impressed. The food was top notch, all the staff were super friendly and helpful. The room I stayed in was unique in the fact that it was half A/C and half open to the natural environment. The architecture was modern and the pool area with cabanas was the place to...

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New Hampshire
Reviewed 1 week ago

I frankly selected El Mangroove based more on location than anything else, as my son and I wanted a few days on the beach before heading into the volcano region. I've had the great good fortune to have stayed in some of the world's best properties, and I was not expecting El Mangroove to be a world-class experience, but... wow....

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wanted for NOTHING here. Someone was always very near catering to my every whim. I didn't expect that I'd be treated so well, nor have I ever at any other hotel before. Was VERY impressed. The rooms are exquisitely designed to be elegant, contempory and natural. So you walk into your room and first there is an enclosed open...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very disappointed with this hotel. As a Marriott gold member, I've tried to book award stay at this hotel in the second half of December. They simply block award nights! Even, when Marriott rep called on my behalf and asked, they flatly answered that they will not be releasing award nights for the end of December. Very customer unfriendly!

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Boston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of four just got back from a 10 day stay at El Mangroove. We really enjoyed this hotel. The staff were all very kind, gracious and good at their jobs! From check in to check out we were made to feel welcome. Food was good at the hotel's restaurants. Really enjoyed the four freshly squeezed juices each morning...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We vacationed here as a group (work related) but it was not for work but more of a reward vacation. We stayed for 5 nights in April 2017. Rooms We stayed in a junior suite. The rooms were excellent, very clean, lots of space. The junior suite has a separate sitting area (that is not air conditioned), it has an...

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Minibar
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  • Concierge
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Mangroove features boutique hospitality at its best. In this beach front hotel you will find everything Costa Rica has been missing. A new and fresh hotel concept that is easily accessible, very attainable and naturally irresistible. Laid-back wholesome sexiness, in a service oriented setting, with impeccable amenities, natural furnishings, contemporary design, state of the art technology and upbeat yet chilling ambiances. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Mangroove, Autograph Collection

Address: | Papagayo Bay, Playa Panama 50503, Costa Rica (Formerly El Mangroove by Enjoy Hotels)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo > Playa Panama
Price Range: £159 - £294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — El Mangroove, Autograph Collection 4.5*
Number of rooms: 85
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“There are three blocks of accommodation. The block closest to the ocean has the best views but is also closest to the pool area.”
245colinw, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“85 unit hotel, luxury boutique hotel-simple luxury”
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“Rooms nearer to the ocean appear to be higher level of suite”
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“Bring pool toys for kids”
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“we enjoyed being in Building #2”
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