Makanda by the Sea
- Shuttle bus service
- Minbar in room
- Continental Breakfast
- Breakfast Available
- Non-smoking hotel
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TripAdvisor Reviews Makanda by the Sea Manuel Antonio National Park
Travel Blogs from Manuel Antonio National Park
... maps call towns different things, like "Fortuna" for "La Fortuna" and there will be three Fortunas scattered around the Costa Rica map!), I thought the nearest town would be Quepos, but you can actually stay in the town of Manuel Antonio. If you don't have a car, there is a local bus from Quepos to Manuel Antonio super frequently (maybe every 15mins?) for C(olones)275. It is very hilly though, so depending on what you pick for accommodation, walking to the ...
... soul into the song! Sent him over to another table to sing a song for them. We enjoyed the night, food, and scenery and were glad we had come.
Raphael had shown up and seemed to be tired but glad to see us. He managed to figure out a way to get corvina for Robert for dinner. Nice guy and this is one of the reasons we always enjoy going there for dinner.
... It has lovely views down to the Pacific across forest. If you have ever seen those softly coloured animated advertising videos set in a rural idyll with trees, shrubs and flowers, colourful butterflies, birds flying overhead and insects humming, then you know what Cerro Lodge looks like (and maybe much of Costa Rica but we don't know that yet). What they don't have on the
videos are the numerous iguanas, not sure why they are left out, it seems rather ...
... stack them near the houses we will be constructing. Even with 23 of us it takes some time to complete which we do with minimum scrapes and bruises with one black and blue pinky. (Chris)
Our next job after a short break is to dig 28 holes, 1 foot diameter wide by about 4 feet deep with posthole diggers and assorted shovels. As we dig deeper into the soil the engineers decide, based on the ...
... got to Quepos and our resort. The whole trip ended up taking closer to 6 or 7 hours - not sure if we stopped too many times, or for too long, but it definitely was a long trip! Our driver had to make the return trip to La Fortuna, so I guess I can't complain too much.
Our hotel here (Hotel Costa Verde - http://www.costaverde.com/) is OK, although not quite as luxurious as our last one. For example, we have a gorgeous view of the Pacific Ocean, ...