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Gorgeous New Luxurious Condo with Breath-Taking Ocean Views

Bedrooms 2
Half Baths1
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Manuel Antonio Condo Rental Photos and Description

2 Bedrooms, 2.5 Bathrooms, Convertible bed(s), Sleeps 6

Welcome to paradise! Manuel Antonio is one of the most beautiful places on earth, rich in unique tropical vegetation and wildlife, with breath-taking views of the Pacific coastline, rain-forests and mountains.

Our two-bedroom condo offers any visitor to Costa Rica two important advantages: a quiet setting with commanding, unobstructed views of the ocean and coastline, and a wonderful, strategically located home base for exploring this region. Consider staying here, where the majority of our guests write a five star review about their experience and return again and again.

This website will introduce you to a place we love, and one we know you will love as well. Please email me if you have any questions or would like to book a rental.

Thank you,

David Spivey


Our spacious condo offers the luxuries, comfort, privacy and pampering of a fine home. For those of you traveling in groups of two to six, this is an ideal place for time together, as well as time apart from other tourists and visitors.

*Follow the early morning acrobatics of the Capuchin monkeys from one of the private bedroom balconies while enjoying a cup of Costa Rican coffee.

*Walk to two fabuous beaches from our condo, Biesanz Beach and Espadilla Beach.

*Simply hang-out on our balcony and watch dozens of magnificent bird species visit the rainforest below.

*Watch the stunning sunsets with your family and friends over appetizers and drinks from the living room or wide balcony with seating for six.

*Take a plunge in the pool below at the end of the day packed with adventure.

*Relax under the vast night sky and stars, listening to the sounds of the ocean.

*Does life get any better than this?


Our two-bedroom condo is much more affordable than two rooms in a comparable four-five star hotel. If you value certain things that hotels do not provide such as a fully furnished kitchen, a spacious living room, a washer and dryer (imagine going home with a suitcase of clean clothes!), snorkeling gear provided for your use, free secure, covered parking, steps away from our front door, this is the place for you.


*Nestled in the tropical rainforest with fabulous views of the ocean and mountains, away from the busy, noisy main thoroughfare of town.

*Walk to Biesanz Beach in 10 minutes or Espadilla Beach in 20 minutes.

*Walk to fine dining: the five-star Makanda by the Sea, the five-star Parador Hotel, Arenas del Mar and Issimo Suites, among others, or visit the fine on-site Gusto Restaurant in affiliation with the Shana Hotel.


*The finest, unobstructed views in this complex.

*An on-site gourmet restaurant, managed by the Shana Hotel.

*An on-site spa and spa services.

*Extensive library of travel books and guides in our condo for your use.

*Original artwork by local artists in every room.


*Attentive poolside service provided by the staff of the Shana Hotel

*Dedicated, out-going Costa Rican property manager, fluent in both English and Spanish.

*Outstanding concierge services provided by property manager who will handle all of your individual needs.

*Covered, secure parking space steps away from our front door.

*24/7 security for the entire complex.

More Details
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

David Spivey
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, german, Written Spanish
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December 4, 2016
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Exceptional! 4.9/5 -
(120 traveler reviews)

Gorgeous New Luxurious Condo with Breath-Taking Ocean Views
average rating of 4.95 based on 120 reviews

Absolutely perfect play to stay in Manuel Antonio area

  • 5 of 5

Our family of four, including two teen boys, had a fantastic stay in Manuel Antonio. We walked into the condo from a long drive and the view took our breath away. The view is spectacular, and the balcony was perfect for our sunrise coffee listening to the sounds of the jungle, and our evening martini. The condo is perfectly appointed, comfortable beds, and a great kitchen layout. David, the condo owner, sent us excellent materials on the condo, the Shana complex, and Manuel Antonio, and the property manager, Vanessa was an absolute sweetheart. She arranged a guide for a Manuel Antonio walk who was equally charming. Playa Biesanz is gorgeous, the jungle comes right down to the shoreline. We walked down every afternoon, it's a virtual private beach (and nice not to have to worry about crocs or rip tides with the boys). The local restaurants were terrific; La Mariposa had a stunning view, El Avion was kitchy-fun with a history lesson added on, pizza from El Gusto was delicious (spoke French with the Italian chef since my Spanish isn't as good as it should be). We love, love, love Costa Rica. Everyone we met was very kind and gracious. My only regret was not taking David's travel advice regarding bringing a small pair of binoculars. Do NOT forget these, even if you don't consider yourself a bird expert. Thank you so much for allowing us to share your piece of heaven on earth!

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Bueatiful location. Home as advertised in Great town, Manuel Antonio.

  • 4 of 5

Enjoyed our stay. Property was as described and conceriege was extremely helpful. Definitely recommend the property, but recommend going elsewhere for food. On site restaurant was not up to par with many others in the area, drinks were good though. Thanks for the stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Spacious with beautiful view.

  • 5 of 5

I would highly recommend this condo. It is well laid out with plenty of room to spread out. The pool area is very nice and relaxing. You can walk to two beaches and could even walk to the National park if you were up for a decent hike. The location is good and there are many restaurants within less than a mile. we had a great stay with our family of five:)

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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A Peaceful Oasis in Paradise

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 4 just returned from an amazing week here. We were welcomed with a beautiful basket of delicious local fruit. We enjoyed eating breakfast and playing cards each day on the main balcony, enjoying the peaceful setting, watching a wide variety of birds, and getting visited by capuchin monkeys several times! We also were treated to some fabulous sunsets.

The kitchen had everything we needed so we cooked some of the time but also appreciated the owners' recommendations on places to eat when we went out. The rooms and bathrooms are quite spacious so there was plenty of room for all of us and the beds were very comfortable. The owners have really anticipated your needs, so you don't need to worry about bringing things like umbrellas or beach towels. We so appreciated the detailed information and recommendations from the owners that we received in advance which helped us pack lightly.

We ventured down to the nearby beach a couple of times and were grateful that the reception desk could call down to Big Al to arrange chairs and an umbrella for us. We also tried surfing and swimming at the beach close to Manuel Antonio Park. The condo is so beautifully decorated that it made for a wonderfully peaceful place to return to and relax after a day in the sand and sun.

The wait staff from the on-site restaurant circulated regularly around the pool so it was easy to order a drink or a snack in between dips in the pool. Vanessa oriented us and was readily available for any questions we had throughout our stay and helped us book an amazing day with Quepo Canyoning.

This is a truly amazing place to enjoy the paradise that is Costa Rica!

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect for family of five

  • 5 of 5

We had a terrific stay at this condo. The views are spectacular, and we spent hours looking at the ocean and the pool below. The views inside the condo are also beautiful; it is very tastefully decorated. The kitchen was clean and well-stocked, so we were able to do a lot of cooking there. The air conditioning is zoned, and worked well. The wifi worked well for us too. We are a family of five with three teenagers, and there was plenty of room.

Right from the start, the owners were wonderfully responsive and helpful. At the condo, Vanessa was terrific, and helped us set up our adventures with local guides. The guides we got were tremendous--I don't think we just got lucky. Vanessa knows the best ones.

There is a lot to do in this area. The pool is large and inviting, and Bisanz beach is within walking distance, with a bigger beach with bigger waves just minutes away by car in Manuel Antonio. If you are up for a hilly walk or run, you can go directly from the condo. We saw sloths, howler monkeys, bats, stick insects, toucans, coatis, iguanas and more in the national park, but we wouldn't have seen them without a guide, so don't go alone. We had great zip line and kayak experiences as well.

Altogether, we had a lovely, relaxing, and active vacation, and we give this condo the highest possible recommendation.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This condo was even better than the pictures! Beautiful upgrades, great price, very clean, well cared for and great location. Large enough for my family of 6 and was awesome to have laundry room and kitchen and 3 bathrooms! View from balcony was incredible and we had monkeys come right onto our balcony. Walking distance to beach and close to restaurants and shops in Manuel Antonio and a short 10 minute drive to Quepos with many more shops and places to eat. Concierge Vanessa is excellent and made our trip so much better! She was so helpful in giving suggestions, directions, advice and booking tours for us. She speaks excellent English and was there to greet us when we arrived. She is quick to respond and help. Vanessa as well as the owner gave excellent communication before the trip and emailed lots of helpful information to prepare before hand. Loved this condo! Our trip was amazing. I have already recommended this condo to family members.

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
20 Metres
Restaurant at Pacific Souss Hotel
Nearest Beach
800 Metres
Biesanz Beach
Car: recommended

Nestled in the tropical rain forest with fabulous views of the ocean and mountains, away from the busy, noisy main thoroughfare of town.

Walk to Biesanz or Espadilla Beaches.

Walk to fine dining: Issimo Suites, the five-star Makanda by the Sea, Arenas del Mar, and the five-star Parador Hotel, or visit the on-site Gusto Restaurant in affiliaton with the Shana Hotel.

Other Activities: Our favorite 3 tours are:

1. Manuel Antonio National Park Tour, great for seeing wildlife: all 3 species of monkeys, numerous tropical birds including toucans, macaws, parrots, etc

2. Sunset sail leaves in the early afternoon and includes snorkeling adventure and off-shore dolphin-watching adventure.

3. Mangrove tour by kayak or flat bottom motorboat, great for seeing amazing wildlife including 2 species of ant-eaters, magnificent tropical bird species, e.g. blue herons, osprey, ibises, storks, etc.


Rates & Availability

Manuel Antonio Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Nov 26 2016 - Dec 16 2016
3 night minimum stay
Peak Season
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 6 2017
5 night minimum stay
High Season
Jan 7 2017 - Apr 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
Easter Week 2017
Apr 8 2017 - Apr 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
High Season 2017
Apr 16 2017 - Apr 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
Apr 29 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
May 27 2017 - Sep 1 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

All deposits will be refunded 95% if cancellation is at last 60 days before your arrival. After that it is not refundable.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Manuel Antonio Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 1700 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Full 1 - toilet , shower
    Full 2 - toilet , shower
    Half 1 - toilet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king
  • Each bedroom is furnished with a king-size bed, a large walk-in closet, a large bathroom with walk-in shower, a private balcony overlooking the Pacific Ocean and rain-forest, and abundant storage space.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Large Cooler
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Housekeeper
  • Staff
  • bay/sound
  • forests
  • marina
  • rain forests
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Our condo is nestled in the rain-forest, away from the busy/noisy main thoroughfare of town, strategically located near Biesanz Beach, a beautiful, white-sanded gentle cove, great for swimming and snorkeling. Nearby are many of Costa Rica's finest hotels (Hotel Parador, Arenas del Mar, Makanda by the Sea) and restaurants, on perhaps the most valuable street in the entire country.

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