Get an overview of this hotelAdults-only hotel with full-service spa and private beach
Situated in Manuel Antonio, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of La Playita, Biesanz Beach, and La Selvita. Finca Naturales Wildlife Refuge and ADR Adventure Park are also within 1 mi (2 km).
This smoke-free hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a poolside bar, and a spa tub are onsite.
All 27 rooms feature thoughtful touches like espresso makers and bathrobes, along with conveniences such as living rooms and refrigerators. Free WiFi and furnished balconies are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with cable channels.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
Makanda by the Sea
This Manuel Antonio hotel has its very own private beach. In addition to a full-service spa, Makanda by the Sea features an outdoor pool and a spa tub. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.
This luxury hotel also offers spa services, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site. A total renovation of this property was completed in June 2016.
Makanda by the Sea is a smoke-free property.
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 27
- Free breakfast
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Front desk (limited hours)
- Full-service spa
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free WiFi
- Poolside bar
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Private beach nearby
- Free self parking
- Smoke-free property
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Outdoor pool
- Wedding services
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking
- Furnished balcony
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Daily housekeeping
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Separate living room
- Room service (limited hours)
- Espresso maker
Where to Eat
A complimentary full breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 9:30 AM.
Sunspot Bar & Grill - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.
Room service (during limited hours) is available.
Nearby Things to Do
An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Fishing on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Shanti Spa . Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include deep-tissue massages, Swedish massages, and Thai massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.
The spa is open daily. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.
- Deep tissue massage
- Swedish massage
- Thai massage
- Massages on beach
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Minimum age to access spa is 16
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 16
Check-in time ends at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children 16 and younger are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests older than 16 are welcome.
- Pets stay free
- 1 per room (up to 10 kg)
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Minimum guest age is 16
Caters to adults only
Pets allowed (no fees)
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
- Airport shuttle fee: USD 150 per vehicle (one way)
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We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Guests under 16 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.