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Makanda by the Sea, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

Our rating: First Class

Located just off the main road between Quepos and Manuel Antonio National Park, Makanda By the Sea consists of 12 acres of sanctuary, 350 feet above the ocean.

All of Makanda's villas and studios along with the infinity pool have been carefully placed in the botanical rainforest gardens with spectacular views of the 60 mile coastline. Breakfast is served to your room every morning and a host of amenities guarantee your comfort and relaxation.

There is an extensive choice of tours, activities, and spa treatments and an adult only policy helps to maintain a tranquil ambiance.

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