Manuel Antonio and the Central Pacific Coast Hotels

Punta Leona Hotel & Club

  • 15 km (9 miles) south of Tárcoles on west side of road to Jacó Map It
  • Tárcoles

Pros

  • Ample beachfront
  • Lots of variety in activities
  • Range of accommodation options

Cons

  • Tiny rooms
  • Spotty service
  • Compound feel
  • Caters more toward condominium owners than hotel guests

Fodor's Review

This 740-acre private reserve and resort community with hotel-style rooms, apartments, and chalets is an odd and sometimes overwhelming mix of residential development, vacation spot, and natural attractions—including two beaches and a tropical forest. Punta Leona (Lion's Point) also contains everything from restaurants and pools to a grocery store and church, plus plenty of amusements, including a zip-line tour, tennis court, mini-golf course, a butterfly farm, and guided bird-watching hikes. Frequent shuttles travel between the rooms, restaurants, and beaches. Hotel guests, home owners, day-pass visitors, and time-share members contribute to crowded beaches on weekends, especially in the dry season, when this place can be a bit of a zoo. This is a good place to practice your Spanish since the staff speaks minimal English.

Hotel Information

Address:

15 km (9 miles) south of Tárcoles on west side of road to Jacó, Tárcoles, 61102, Costa Rica

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Phone:

/2630–1000; /2231–3131-in San José; 888-301–9473-in North America

Hotel Details:

  • 108 rooms, 13 suites, 27 apartments
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

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