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Hotel Parador Resort And Spa

Quepos to Manuel Antonio Road, Manuel Antonio, Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Hotel Parador Resort And Spa


Insider Tip

The nearby beaches of Manuel Antonio are world-renowned for surfing. Visitors hitting the waves for the first time can arrange lessons with one the area’s expert surfers (surcharge).

Hotel Overview

Near national park
Surrounded by tropical rain forest just a few minutes from Manuel Antonio National Park, this family-friendly resort is 67 km (42 mi) from the San Jose airport.
Balconies, minibars
129 guestrooms and suites include balconies or patios overlooking the ocean, garden, or jungle. Amenities include cable TVs, minibars, and coffeemakers.
Buffet breakfast
This hotel features 3 pools, a full-service spa, and a 24-hour fitness center. 5 restaurants are on site, and a complimentary buffet breakfast is available daily.
Property Location When you stay at Hotel Parador Resort And Spa in Manuel Antonio, you'll be near the beach, within a 10-minute drive of Manuel Antonio National Park and Manuel Antonio Beach. This 4-star resort is 3.3 mi (5.3 km) from Playa La Macha and 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Biesanz Beach.
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 129 guestrooms featuring minibars. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.
Amenities Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 3 outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor tennis court, and a steam room. This resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the complimentary area shuttle.
Dining Enjoy international cuisine at La Galeria, a restaurant where you can take in the ocean view, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the poolside bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 6:00 AM to 10:00 AM.
Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

What to expect:

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.
  • Up to 2 children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.


Quepos to Manuel Antonio Road, Manuel Antonio, Puntarenas, Costa Rica


SJO - Juan Santamaria International Airport



Parador Resort & Spa offers 129 air-conditioned guestrooms and suites, all of which feature balconies or patios with garden, ocean, or jungle views. Amenities include cable TVs, minibars, coffeemakers, hair dryers, and in-room safes.


  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Minibar
  • Free WiFi
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Smoking and Non-Smoking
  • Phone
  • Desk
  • Towels provided
  • Ceiling fan
  • Linens provided
  • Bed sheets not available
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Separate sitting area
  • Television
  • Cable TV service
  • No cribs (infant beds)


Property Amenities

This Costa Rica hotel is set on 12 acres of tropical rain forest high above the Pacific coastline. The hotel features three outdoor pools (two are adults only), a tennis court, and a 24-hour fitness center. The full-service spa includes relaxation and yoga areas, a steam room, plunge pool, and Swiss shower. Hotel amenities include a concierge desk, babysitting/childcare, laundry facilities, and room service (limited hours). A complimentary buffet breakfast is provided each morning.

Business-related amenities include a meeting/conference room, event catering, and complimentary wireless Internet access in public areas.

The amenities listed below are available on site; fees may apply:

  • Library
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Poolside bar
  • Swim-up bar
  • Conference space
  • Free breakfast
  • Business center
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Restaurant
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Steam room
  • Free WiFi
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Children's pool
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Free area shuttle
  • Spa services on site
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Laundry facilities
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wedding services
  • In-room accessibility
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Tennis on site
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Year Built - 1995
  • Total number of rooms - 129
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5


Know Before You Go
  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.
  • Contactless check-out is available.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: CRC 108000 per vehicle (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: CRC 5430.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Mandatory Fees and Taxes

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: CRC 105000
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: CRC 52500 (from 6 to 18 years old)

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


A complimentary buffet breakfast is provided each morning.
La Galeria
Elegant restaurant overlooking the sea, gardens, and pool area. Serves local specialties and Mediterranean-inspired dishes. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Features an adjoining piano bar with outdoor seating.
El Quijote
Casual restaurant serving Latin-fusion cuisine prepared with fresh ingredients. Open for dinner.
La Fragata Restaurant & Tapas Bar
Ocean-view restaurant serving cocktails, healthy snacks, and light meals.
El Galeon Pool Bar & Terrace Restaurant
Open-air restaurant serving sushi and light lunches. Features a swim-up bar serving tropical cocktails and local beers. Open from late morning until early evening.
Sushi Fune
Open-air restaurant overlooking the ocean. Serves sushi and Japanese specialties prepared with fresh local seafood and organic produce. Open seasonally.
Sancho Panza Bar
Sports bar with a big-screen TV and pool table. Open nightly.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Playitas Beach - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Biesanz Beach - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Playa Pará - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Playa Espadilla - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
ADR Adventure Park - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Manuel Antonio National Park - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
La Selvita - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Cascada El Salto - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Manuel Antonio Nature Park & Wildlife Refuge - 4 km / 2.5 mi
Playa La Macha - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Playa Espadilla Sur - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Playa Gemelas - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Manuel Antonio Beach - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Playa Puerto Escondido - 4.7 km / 2.9 mi
Mid World Tour Office - 6.2 km / 3.8 mi

The nearest airports are:
Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) - 157.2 km / 97.7 mi
Quepos (XQP) - 10.4 km / 6.4 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Parador Resort And Spa is Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO).

  • Fishing
  • Golf - miniature
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Horse riding/rental
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Scuba diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Yoga classes/instruction