Makanda by the Sea

Location: Central & Southern Pacific Coast | Costa Rica

Price guide: £££££ £100-£200 per person per night

Studded into the lush Costa Rican coastline just outside the Manuel Antonio national park, Makanda by the Sea brings together five-star service, stunning sea-views and the sounds of the rainforest to bring you the ultimate Pacific getaway.
Perfect forWith five per cent of the world’s wildlife living in the surrounding national parks, this adults-only hotel is the perfect location for couples looking to reconnect with with nature.
In the knowMakanda by the Sea’s infinity pool has more then four thousand square feet of deck space, meaning that private spots in the sun are never in short supply.

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Hotel Overview


On the Pacific coast of Costa Rica, 100km south of San José.

Rooms at Makanda

by the Sea The variety of suites at Makanda by the Sea will leave you spoilt for choice. Each room comes with a TV, coffee machine, telephone and iPod dock. It’s up to you to decide whether you want a private pool, a jacuzzi or a hammock - or perhaps all three.

Food & facilities

The Sunspot Bar & Grill serves up a selection of seafood, meats and wine that will leave you utterly sated. Watch the sun set from your table as the staff write up the daily specials. Or, for a bit more privacy, have the your meals delivered to your villa.

Activities at Makanda

by the Sea Once you’ve finished watching the monkeys from your balcony, Makanda by the Sea has a host of things to do. Fish in the crystal-clear Pacific; take an aromatic tour of a local spice farm; spend a day dolphin watching; relax in the spa or marvel at the butterflies in the nearby garden. Or, for something with a bit more adrenaline, try horse-riding, trekking, surfing or a canopy zipline tour. Makanda by the Sea really does have something for everyone.

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