Manuel Antonio National Park
Manuel Antonio National Park—voted by Forbes in 2011 as one of the World’s Most Beautiful National Parks—is a must-visit while staying with us. The views from the hills overlooking Manuel Antonio are spectacular, the beaches are idyllic, and its jungles are inhabited by a stunning diversity of wildlife, including howler, white-faced, and squirrel monkeys, two and three toed sloths, vibrantly colored frogs, songbirds, and much more. As well, you’ll experience the park’s large variety of different ecosystems, which include fresh water lagoons, mangroves, beaches, coral reefs, littoral islands, rocky cliffs, herbaceous swamps and more. Endemic to the area is a species of primate, the red-backed squirrel monkey, only found on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. An easy-to-navigate system of walking trails offers you the chance to experience the natural world up-close with extraordinary views.
Manuel Antonio National Park is located in the area of Manuel Antonio. The area, like the national park, is a vibrant ecological place that offers innumerable adventures for you to experience during your stay at Arenas Del Mar. Our knowledgeable staff will be happy to help you choose the ones that will be the most memorable for you. There are many adrenaline-packed adventure tours such as zip lining or white water rafting, as well as more easygoing tours such as a sunset catamaran, whale and dolphin watching or horseback riding on the beach.
Wildlife around Manuel Antonio National Park
Arenas Del Mar is located in the area of Manuel Antonio and we are fortunate to have an abundance of wildlife on and near our rainforest and beachfront reserve. On our property, you will not only hear the exciting sounds of the jungle but also experience and see wildlife all around you. Our reserve is home to monkeys, sloths, iguanas, Halloween crabs, birds, deer, butterflies and frogs. Having the opportunity to see wildlife up close in its natural setting is just one of the many extraordinary experiences you will have during your stay with us.