How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
Photos of Hotel Mandarina
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Mandarina Manuel Antonio National Park
Travel Blogs from Manuel Antonio National Park
... place we've ever stayed; overlooking the ocean and the rainforest, this couples-only honeymoon all-suites hotel has sunken jacuzzis and private decks in every room, and rose petals and towel swans strewn over the king-sized bed. Normally our dirty backpacker selves would not stay in such luxury, but between the off-season, my travel hacking hobby, and my Expedia discount, the $400/night rack rate was enticingly lowered to just $10. Sold!
We awoke to a lovely, ...
... weather here is really hot and humid, it actually reminds me a lot of Hammo. So between the heat and just exhaustion from yesterday I had enough for the day. When back at the house I decided to have a shower, well what an experience. What they don't tell you about volunteering in Costa Rica is that this community has no hot water. In the sink or in the shower, the water isn't even luke warm from the heat of sun, it is freezing cold, not ...
Slept great after a full day of traveling and was woken up by a strange howling by our window. It was a howler monkey. Once he started, a bunch more started. It was the strangest sound. A while later, we heard all this noise on the roof (we have the top floor) and it was a bunch of little white faced monkeys scurrying around on the roof, the trees outside our room, and our balcony looking for food. These monkeys are super aggressive. We got ...
... bus which goes to Dominical has a connection to Quepos. That bus leaves in 2 hours. Alright, we are back on track. We wait around and meet some fellow travelers from Germany and Belgum who are also heading that way. Nice! Safety in numbers. The bus arrives and takes us to Dominical which was the longest leg of the trip. Bus Quality: again, city bus. Cost: 5090 colones
... slide, so of course, we acted like kids again.
The crew constantly came around serving pineapple, watermelon, cookies and drinks. For lunch they barbecued chicken and steak shish ke babs, and pasta. As we entered port, one member of the crew entertained us by singing Caribbean music, while strummed his banjo. By 12:30 pm we were back at our hotel.
At 2 pm we were picked up ...