If you're looking for some exciting excursions, try the canopy zip lines, a waterfall tour or suspension bridges. Bird watchers and wildlife buffs should venture to the Manuel Antonio National Park for hiking and amidst the sights and sounds of exotic birds and families of white faced monkeys.
Set upon 12 acres of cliffside rainforest, Hotel Makanda by the Sea is one of Manuel Antonio's most well-established luxury resorts, perfect for those looking for a romantic spot or a quiet couple's getaway. Guests can relax by the infinity swimming pool while soaking in the warm sunshine and sipping on a delicious cocktail. The restaurant offers fine seafood and grilled cuisine. All dishes are accented with fresh herbs and spices from the botanical gardens. Also, consider taking advantage of Makanda's full in-room spa and massage services.
All of Makanda's villas and studios have been carefully placed in the botanical rainforest gardens with spectacular views of the sixty mile coastline. Elegant rooms, vaulted ceilings, intricate tile work, exotic hardwoods, and private terraces fuse together to keep guests comfortable in the open-air, fresh environment. Ornate walkways lead to each of the 6 villas and 5 studios. Rooms here have daily housekeeping. While you're staying at Hotel Makanda you'll have access to free Wi-Fi.
Hotel Makanda also offers a Jacuzzi suite, where guests will have their own enormous Jacuzzi that they can enjoy on the terrace. The Jacuzzi suite is quite large, and comes with a walk-in closet and a fully equipped kitchen. This suite offers views of both the ocean and the surrounding jungle. There is an outdoor shower in the garden, as well as a private bathroom that comes with soft bathrobes.
Note: children under 16 are not allowed at the hotel.