Find the best place to stay — Manuel Antonio

Where to stay around Manuel Antonio?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 331 holiday lettings near Manuel Antonio. From 131 villas to 107 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Manuel Antonio is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Manuel Antonio?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Manuel Antonio. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Manuel Antonio Beach: 383 holiday lettings
  • Finca Naturales Wildlife Refuge: 377 holiday lettings
  • La Playita: 375 holiday lettings
  • ADR Adventure Park: 379 holiday lettings
  • Biesanz Beach: 372 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Manuel Antonio listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent villas in Manuel Antonio?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 131 villas in Manuel Antonio. Our other popular types of Manuel Antonio holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 107 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 29 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 25 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Manuel Antonio?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 263 holiday homes with pool available in Manuel Antonio. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering villa or holiday rental in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica your home away from home

    Manuel Antonio is one of the most visited destinations in Costa Rica. The Manuel Antonio National Park is a small peninsula on the beautiful south coast of Costa Rica and is one of the country’s most scenic areas. Those choosing holiday homes in Costa Rica to see the rainforest will not be disappointed as much of the national park protects trees and flora which are home to exotic birds and other creatures.

    Things to Do in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

    Manuel Antonio holiday rentals offer plenty to see and do in the area from surfing, snorkeling and swimming on the beautiful beaches to rainforest eco-tours. Manuel Antonio Beach frequently hosts championship surf tournaments or you can visit Espadilla Sur nearby. Take a game fishing trip and hunt marlin, sailfish, amberjack, yellowfin tuna and dorado. Angling enthusiasts can fish from the beach for snapper and smaller fish. Join in the Carnival and other local festivals, when the streets are filled with locals dancing, singing and partying. Ziplining in the rainforest is a great way to see the wildlife, or go horseback riding, kayaking and rafting down the rivers. Finish the day with a sunset cruise from the nearby port at Quepos.

    Places to Visit Around Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

    Known as one of the best places for game sport fishing, Quepos is a delightful town on the Pacific Coast, just outside the national park. As well as offering boat and fishing charters, the town has plenty of bars and local restaurants, art galleries and shops around the main square and along the seafront. The Manual Antonio National Park has many easy hiking trails and guided rainforest tours will reveal a host of wildlife including howler monkeys, squirrel monkeys, sloths, coatimundis and scarlet macaws.

    Weather in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

    Holiday rentals in Manuel Antonio enjoy tropical temperatures at any time of year. Daytime highs range from 24°C (75°F) in January to 27°C (81°F) in September with up to 8 hours of sunshine daily. The seasons are marked by the rains. The wet season runs from May to October, peaking in September, and the dry season is from November to April. However, even in the wet season the rain falls as short but heavy afternoon showers and quickly clears.

    Travel to Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

    The main airport serving holiday rentals in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica is San Jose (SJO) Airport close to the capital city. The main airlines serving Costa Rica are American Airlines, Continental and Delta Airlines offering daily flights from many US and South American cities. A car is the best way to transfer to your holiday home in Manuel Antonio. If you reserve a hire car ahead of time, the company will send a car to the airport to pick you up. The drive is not difficult as there is only one main road (Hwy 239) to the coast.

    Attractions in and around Manuel Antonio

    First time in Manuel Antonio and looking for things to do? Local attractions include ADR Adventure Park and Finca Naturales Wildlife Refuge. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Matapalo Beach and Biesanz Beach, or experience the natural beauty of Manuel Antonio National Park. Also while in town, consider a visit to La Playita and Manuel Antonio Beach.