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1 room, 2 adults

El Faro Beach Hotel, Manuel Antonio

3-star3 stars
50 Meters West from Maingate, Manuel Antonio National Park, Manuel Antonio, Puntarenas, Costa Rica

3-star hotel with 2 outdoor pools, near Manuel Antonio National Park
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Very Good8.0
  • It had a great view and was sufficient for our needs. It was clean and convenient to…Mar 8, 2019
  • for a low cost eco-friendly property I was shocked how every staff member was extremely…Feb 22, 2019
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El Faro Beach Hotel, Manuel Antonio

from $91
  • Ocean View Plus Room
  • Sunset Suite
  • Ocean View with balcony
  • Sunset Studio
  • Ocean View Room

What’s around El Faro Beach Hotel, Manuel Antonio


  • Manuel Antonio National Park - 3 min walk
  • Manuel Antonio Beach - 20 min walk
  • ADR Adventure Park - 2.3 mi / 3.7 km
  • La Selvita - 2.5 mi / 4 km
  • Playitas Beach - 2.8 mi / 4.5 km
  • Biesanz Beach - 2.8 mi / 4.6 km
  • Manuel Antonio Nature Park & Wildlife Refuge - 3.2 mi / 5.2 km
  • Playa La Macha - 3.9 mi / 6.3 km

Getting around

  • Quepos (XQP) - 22 min drive
  • San Jose (SJO-Juan Santamaria Intl.) - 161 min drive
  • Free self parking
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 50 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle *


  • Free self parking


  • Area shuttle *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Beach towels
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built 2013
  • Terrace
  • Accessible bathroom
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Housekeeping - once per stay
  • In-room safe

El Faro Beach Hotel, Manuel Antonio’s small print

Also known as

  • El Faro Beach
  • El Faro Beach Hotel
  • El Faro Beach Hotel Manuel Antonio
  • El Faro Beach Manuel Antonio
  • El Faro Beach Hotel Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park


This property does not have elevators.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 261 reviews

El Faro Beach Hotel, Manuel Antonio
Funky smelling crammed rooms with lousy AC
Room smelt funky. Tiny, crammed, AC could not keep up with the heat. Booked 5 nights. Just stayed two and decided to leave and go to a hotel close by which was a total game changer for the same price.
Jason, us5 night romance trip
El Faro Beach Hotel, Manuel Antonio
Very Good8.0
Great location and great view!!! No easy access , high on the hill. Many stairs. During the day golf carts available. Room with great view, great prices. Pool nice.
Gaston, us1 night romance trip
El Faro Beach Hotel, Manuel Antonio
Very Good8.0
Great location
Great location to the entrance of manuel antonio park. Rooms are shipping containers but nice with ac. Pool deck is perfect. Food is a nice touch
curtis, usRomance trip
El Faro Beach Hotel, Manuel Antonio
3rd Time Not The Charm
My third trip to this hotel. I go back because of the wonderful view, the beautiful beach and town close by and the great restaurant that serves wonderful food and the best tres leches on the beach. This will be my last trip. View's still the same. Beach is still delightful. Restaurant blows. Tres leches? Are you kidding? All they could muster up was a brownie, no ice cream, to stick a candle for my girl's birthday. After planning this "big" surprise, an hour later it had not been served. After the restaurant called even later I asked for room service. They wanted to be paid right then, even though I'd left a card, had a wristband on and 2 slips in my wallet for something at the restaurant. When I got upset they sent a manager and waiter up to collect. Exasperated I handed them cash. Later looking at the bill their was a $10 deposit for the little plate and fork. A DEPOSIT. $10 for a 50 cent plate. It got no better at breakfast. Wrong breakfast pass... And who decided you could call a cheap hotdog sausage and serve for breakfast? If you go... dont go for the restaurant. Not sure what happened from my first 2 visits.
Donald, usRomance trip
El Faro Beach Hotel, Manuel Antonio
Loved this place!!!
It’s true, it’s on a pretty steep hill & there are no elevators. But generally, this place is amazing for the money. The location is fabulous- maybe 200 yards to the public beach & a few steps away from Manuel Antonio Park. The staff was WONDERFUL!! Front desk gentleman & lady bartender were like friends! The views from the rooms are outstanding! No big frills, but great value!!
Dwayne, usOther trip

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El Faro Beach Hotel, Manuel Antonio

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