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Fact Sheet

This Manuel Antonio resort caters to tourists that are looking for more than just another high end resort experience. Arenas Del Mar Hotel offers a luxurious lodging experience in harmony with Costa Rica's nature in a spectacular beach and rainforest setting.

Arenas Del Mar is the perfect base from which to explore the area around Manuel Antonio and Quepos on the Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica. Tours and activities offered in the area include whitewater rafting, mangrove kayak and boat tours, guided rainforest hikes, ocean kayaking, catch and release sport fishing, Canopy Tours and horseback riding excursions.

The hotel facilities include a luxurious spa located below the main restaurant with breathtaking views of Manuel Antonio National Park and the Pacific Ocean, a gift shop featuring local art and souvenirs and a state of the art business center near the hotel lobby.

Rooms, Suites & Premium Suites

Guest rooms at Arenas Del Mar were designed to provide stunning views of Manual Antonio National Park, the Pacific Ocean, our private beaches or surrounding rainforests.

What guests enjoy the most are the private decks where they enjoy breathtaking views and the sounds and sights of the rainforest.

The Culinary Experience

Enjoy an exceptional dining experience during your stay at Arenas del Mar. Our Resort features two gourmet restaurants famous for their use of seasonal ingredients and local foods featuring Costa Rican Cuisine with an international flavor. Happy hour tapas and drinks are available from the El Mirador bar.  For lunch, visit Playitas to enjoy a meal while feeling the sand beneath your feet and listening to the waves crash only a few yards away. 

Planning a special occasion such as a birthday, anniversary or proposal?  Just let our front desk know and we’d be happy to create an extraordinary experience for you and your loved one.  We are also able to accommodate those with special dietary needs such as vegan, gluten-free, kosher and allergies.

Tours & Activities

Costa Rica offers much more than just “drinks by the pool” and tropical beaches. Our country is famous for its flora and fauna and Arenas Del Mar Beach & !ature Resort is the perfect base from which to explore its natural treasures. We invite you to become active, have fun and learn about Costa Rica, its people, nature and culture…

  1. Have lunch in the sand at Playitas Beach while enjoying the sound of the waves and the sea breezes.
  2. Walk along Espadillas Beach to Manuel Antonio National Park and hike through the rainforest with a local guide pointing out sloth, monkeys and exotic birds.
  3. Unwind in the Jacuzzi of the Ocean Breeze Suite while looking out into the rainforest and enjoying spectacular Pacific sunsets.
  4. Have one of our famous Tico Sours at the Mirador Bar and have fun with our enthusiastic Tico bartenders.
  5. Be lulled by the sounds of the sea with a massage on the beach.
  6. Experience the forest from its richest perspective on a canopy tour high above the treetops.
  7. Catch white faced capuchin and squirrel monkeys swinging through the trees while you savor authentic Costa Rican dining at El Mirador Restaurant.
  8. Go on the Sustainability Tour and learn about sustainable tourism in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, and how it can be incorporated into your own life.
  9. Enjoy much more than just “drinks by the pool” at Playitas or El Mirador with spectacular beach, rainforest and ocean view settings.

Relax and enjoy, you are on vacation!