Manala is located bang opposite the best beach for surfing on Santa Teresa coast, where the locals and tourists enjoy action packed surfing. Hotel Manala is among the top 3 most beautiful hotels in Santa Teresa Beach, in Costa Rica, and it scores high on the value for money parameter. Few hotels in Costa Rica offer such gorgeous rooms, facilities in general and outdoor scenery as Hotel Manala at a comfortable price. A stunning swimming pool, lush tropical gardens, a few steps from the beautiful Playa Santa Teresa Beach make Hotel Manala the perfect choice for a signature Santa Teresa and Mal Pais vacation experience. On top of all is a personalized and friendly management team, friendly and knowledgeable staff that will make your stay memorable. The tours organized by the property include ATV tours around the areas of Mal Pais and Santa Teresa, horseback riding tours, snorkeling, kayaking, birding, hiking, scuba diving, fishing and canopy tours.
Accommodation and Amenities
Hotel Manala is a complete lodging facility, with its own restaurant and bar, where their clients can savor delectable meals. El Pulpo Pizzeria at Hotel Manala offers mouth watering homemade pizzas and pastas, using the finest and freshest local products. The swimming pool is another hangout of their clients, more so after a hectic day of surfing, atv safaris, long beach walks or another adventure activity. The front desk can help organize several activities in and around the region for guests. Here guests can sunbathe and to enjoy a relaxing walk along this wonderful three- kilometer beach, where you can enjoy the region’s sun and sand accompanied by all kinds of creatures, such as birds, turtles, pelicans, iguanas, monkeys, macaws, squirrels and more.
The list of services offered by the hotel include cable TV, service mini-bar, service of restaurant, service of breakfasts schedule from 7:30 am to 9:30am, service of towels pool, credit card are welcome, massages, quads renting, surf board renting, laundry service, surf lessons, free 24 hour internet service (wi-fi), deck chairs available in the pool and excursions and free time activities.
Attractions and Activities Nearby
Malpais and Santa Teresa have much more to offer than water sports and lazy beach bumming. Here is a list of activities and eco adventures guests can enjoy in and around Hotel Manala.
Surf lessons- For all levels with a personal and locally experienced bilingual instructor in the area. Prices: $40 for 2 or more persons and $45 for 1 person. Time: 1 or 2 hours.
ATV Rental – From $45 to $70 depending on the hours or days it is rented. The hotel recommends renting an ATV is the best way to visit isolated virgin beaches and nature spots.
Yoga – Private Yoga lessons are conducted for children and adults in Bambu spa located in Flor Blanca Hotel. Prices from $10 per lesson.
Snorkeling and Scuba Diving Tour – A full day of fun, In the world’s famous Tortuga Island. This tour is an excellent combination of diving and snorkeling, including a delicious lunch prepared on the Island, drinks and equipment. Prices from $45 to $65 per person.
Horseback Riding in Santa Teresa- They’ll pick you up at the hotel and take you for a nice ride on the beach, or the mountain. Prices from $40 per person.
Canopy – Guests get an opportunity to journey through the treetops, enjoying the tropical forest below, while overlooking the pacific Ocean to the west. The popular Canopy ride is nearly a kilometer long and has 8 platforms set high in the tall trees. Prices from $40 per person.