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Shana by the Beach Hotel Residence & Spa

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Starting at $236 (USD) / night
Suggested Nights Stay: 3 Nights

Located just moments from gorgeous Biesanz Beach, Shana by the Beach Hotel Residence & Spa is the perfect spot for a family vacation or a romantic getaway. Book a traditional room of an entire presidential suite and spend your vacation in the spa or dining on meals provided by a private chef.


Amazing view at Shana by the Beach Hotel Residence & Spa
Amazing view at Shana by the Beach Hotel Residence & Spa

Located on the edge of the rainforest and just a six-minute walk from Biesanz Beach, Shana by the Beach Hotel Residence & Spa overlooks the Pacific Ocean. This boutique hotel is close to Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica but offers so many luxurious amenities that guests can find plenty to do right on the property.

Many of the hotel's guests choose to start their relaxation in the Shana Spa, which offers a range of traditional services alongside groundbreaking Costa Rican therapies. Therapies are performed only by certified professionals. Visitors can start with a traditional deep tissue or hot stone massage before moving on to receive body scrubs, facials and a range of other services. Manicures, pedicures and cosmetic treatments are also available.

After being pampered, guests of the hotel can head to its spacious outdoor pool area. The large outdoor pool is perfect for splashing about while the hot tub provides further relaxation. A children's pool is available for the property's youngest guests. Beach towels and loungers are available nearby for those who wish to dry off and bask in the sun, and the attached Shana Lounge Pool Bar is perfect for grabbing a snack or drink throughout the day.

Once visitors work up an appetite, they can head to Manuel Antonio Bella Vista Restaurant. The fine dining establishment employs expert chefs who use only local and fresh ingredients to create their dishes, which range from Mediterranean to traditional Costa Rican fare. The gorgeous sunset acts as the backdrop for a lovely romantic meal or a glass of wine exclusive to the restaurant. For those who prefer a more intimate atmosphere, room service and private chef services are available.

Shana by the Beach Hotel Residence & Spa is a popular event host as well. Many small weddings have taken place on the property. Packages include flowers, cake, decorations, wine and much more. Meeting space is also available for up to 45 people and is perfect for corporate retreats, business meetings, anniversary parties and many other types of events.

The professional, multilingual staff at the front desk is always friendly, professional and willing to help. Ask about luggage storage, laundry facilities, concierge services and much more.

Key Features

Relax at Shana by the Beach Hotel Residence & Spa
Relax at Shana by the Beach Hotel Residence & Spa
  • Fresh Flowers upon arrival.
  • Fresh Fruit.
  • In Room Afternoon hors d'ouvres by Chef.
  • Hair Dryer/Daily News Time/Rain showers/Bathrobes.
  • TV Satelital de Plasma.
  • iPod station - clock radio.
  • The newest exclusive Costa Rica Hotel
  • 1 hr 30 min from San Jose, the capital
  • Nestled in the rain forest and with ocean views
  • We offer jungle walk leads guests to enjoy nature
  • Close to several beaches around the hotel
  • Luxury accommodation in Manuel Antonio
  • Turkish bath with rain shower in the rooms
  • World’s leading brand in exclusive lifesty
  • Luxurious spa services in an elegant but casual
Starting at $236 (USD) / night
Suggested Nights Stay: 3 Nights


Air Conditioning
Airport Transfers
Beach Front Hotel
Cable TV
Daily Maid Service
Family Friendly
Fitness Center
Flat Screen TVs
Hair Dryer
Handicapped Accessible
Hotel near Beach
Internet Available
Iron Available
Laundry Service
Packages Available
Refrigerator in Rooms
Restaurant On Site
Room Service
Security Box
Smoke Free Rooms
Telephone in Room
Tour Desk
Wi-Fi Internet


Luxury rooms at Shana by the Beach Hotel Residence & Spa
Luxury rooms at Shana by the Beach Hotel Residence & Spa

Shana by the Beach Hotel Residence & Spa offers 54 smoke-free guestrooms in nine different configurations.

Double Superior - Perfect for individuals or couples, these rooms offer one king bed and a private balcony with views of the jungle.

Standard Plus - Standard plus rooms provide ocean views and one king bed. They house up to two people and can connect to other rooms for added space.

Junior Suite - Perfect for honeymoons and romantic getaways, junior suites offer full views of the natural beauty of Manuel Antonio. Guests can spend the evening on the swing chair watching the sunset before moving their romantic night into the two-person bathtub.

Studio - Studios accommodate up to three people. They offer king beds and spacious living areas with sofa beds. Full kitchens provide plenty of space to prepare meals, and large balconies offer views of the garden or jungle below.

Studio Plus - These accommodations offer separate living and sleeping areas with one king bed and one sofa bed. Full kitchens and balconies with breathtaking views are available in each one as well.

Deluxe Double - Providing enough space for up to four people, deluxe doubles include one king bed and one queen bed as well as private balconies overlooking the garden or jungle.
Residence - Residence rooms offer views of the rainforest and include two bedrooms, two full bathrooms and a half bathroom. Gorgeous balconies and full kitchens complete these luxury accommodations.

Penthouse - The three-bedroom penthouse accommodates up to eight people. Visitors can prepare meals in the fully equipped kitchen with separate dining area or pull up a chair on the private terrace to take in the jungle and ocean views. Each bedroom has its own bathroom for added convenience, and the master bathroom provides houses a Jacuzzi tub.

Presidential Suite - The presidential suite is perfect for families, groups or people who simply enjoy having lots of room to spread out. The master bedroom features a rainforest shower and separate bathtub, and the two other bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms as well. A full kitchen, dining area and living area complete the interior of the suite, while the private infinity pool and hot tub on the large deck round out the luxury outdoor amenities.

Each room at the hotel has air conditioning to ensure guests' comfort. Other amenities include 24-hour security, daily housekeeping, wireless internet access, room service, cable television, mini-bars and coffee makers.

Starting at $236 (USD) / night
Suggested Nights Stay: 3 Nights


Playa Biesanz - Less than 10 minutes from the hotel, Playa Biesanz is a secluded white sand beach with a gorgeous coral reef just off the shore. The bay protects it from big waves, making it a kid-friendly option, and monkeys and sloths are known to play in the area.

Savegre River Rafting - Guests ride along Class III rapids on the Savegre River as they take in views of the rainforest on this adventure tour. Prices include transportation, a tour guide and lunch.

Sailing and Snorkeling - Visitors spend the day along the Pacific Coast on this tour, which includes exploring reefs, cruising, snacks, lunch and beverages.

Tours Offered

ATV Riding
Bird Watching
Bungee Jumping
Canopy Tours / Zip Line
Cooking Classes
Dolphin Watching Tours
Family Friendly Tours
Horseback Riding
Jet Ski / Wave Runner
Mountain Biking
National Park / Reserve Tours
Scuba Diving
Surfing Lessons
White Water Kayaking
White Water Rafting
Wildlife Viewing
Wind Surfing


Prices Starting at $236 (USD) / night
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