Manuel Antonio and the Central Pacific Coast Hotels

Hotel Mar de Luz

  • C. Mar de Luz, behind Subway, east of Avda. Pastor Díaz Map It
  • Jacó


  • Attentive owner
  • Solar-powered property
  • Close to the beach


  • Some rooms are musty with lukewarm water
  • Service can be spotty
  • Thin walls

Fodor's Review

It may be a few blocks from the beach, and it doesn't look like much from the street, but this surprisingly pleasant place full of flowering plants and bird-attracting trees offers nice, comfortable rooms of varying size and style. Bright, pastel-hue standard rooms have two queen-size beds and most have kitchenettes; top-floor rooms have a small living room with checkered sofas and a double bed; the cozy split-level rooms with kitchenettes and stone walls are reminiscent of European bed-and-breakfasts. The Dutch owner is dedicated to cleanliness and provides lots of amenities, such as poolside grills, a kids' game room, communal computers, a playground, a large open-air reading lounge, and inexpensive tours. Avoid noisy Unit 12, which is next to the maintenance area.

Hotel Information


C. Mar de Luz, behind Subway, east of Avda. Pastor Díaz, Jacó, 61101, Costa Rica

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/2643–3000; /2643–1682


Hotel Details:

  • 27 rooms, 2 suites
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

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