Gulf of Papagayo, Guanacaste 50503 Costa Rica
+506 2105 7575

El Mangroove, Autograph Collection

Gulf of Papagayo

Guanacaste, 50503 Costa Rica

Phone:+506 2105 7575

Fax:+506 2105 7576

Toll-free:+1 855-219-9371

Sales:+506 2291 7750 ext= 201

Sales fax:+506 4700 1212

Services & Amenities

All public areas non-smoking

Bar-B-Q and/or picnic area

Barber/Beauty shop

Car Rental

Game room

Vending machines

Video games




Buffet breakfast, fee from: 20 USD

Cash machine/ATM

Concierge desk

Continental breakfast, fee from: 15 USD

Foreign exchange

Full American breakfast, fee from: 20 USD

Grab-n-Go breakfast, fee from: 20 USD

Hot breakfast, fee from: 20 USD

Housekeeping service twice daily

Laundry on-site

Limousine service

Mobility accessible rooms

Newspaper in lobby

Room service

Room service, 24-hour

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Health and Beauty Services

CIMA Hospital

Clinica Bíblica Pharmacy

San Rafael Arcángel Hospital

Guest Room Information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bottled water: Fee
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Electrical adapters
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Mini fridge
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pillows: foam
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • Rollaway bed: 30.00 USD Per Room Daily
  • Safe

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathrobe
  • Hair dryer

Room Entertainment

  • Cable channel: CNN
  • Cable channel: ESPN
  • Cable channel: HBO
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV
  • Mini Bar - fee

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Phone feature: cordless
  • Phone feature: speakerphone

Kitchen Amenities

  • Microwave oven
  • Table and chairs
  • Water purification system
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining Services

Bar-B-Q and/or picnic area

Room service, 24-hour

Room service

Sundry/Convenience store


Buffet breakfast, fee from 20.00 USD

Continental breakfast, fee from 15.00 USD

Full American breakfast, fee from 20.00 USD



Boasting a scenic ocean view and ample seating, Makoko is the perfect place to dine while at our resort. Open for breakfast and dinner, our restaurant offers a distinct menu filled with Costa Rican cuisine, exciting flavors and refreshing beverages.

Open for breakfast and dinner Dress code: Casual



Lunch is taken care of at our on-site restaurant, Matiss. With a menu brimming with flavor, your afternoon is sure to be filling and relaxing. Our open-air setting hosts cozy seating and sandy floors that overlook the Gulf of Papagayo.

Open for lunch Dress code: Casual

Fitness & Recreation


Biking trail (0.6 miles)


Hiking (3.1 miles)

Horseback riding (0.6 miles)

Jogging/fitness trail


Mountain biking, trail (9.3 miles)

Miniature golf (9.3 miles)



Volleyball (0.6 miles)

Water-skiing (0.6 miles)

Nature preserve, trail

Surfing (13.7 miles)

Bike rentals


Wyl Gym


Panama Beach

Outdoor Pool


Bearth Spa (Appointment is Required)


Península Papagayo Golf Course (21.1 miles)

The Howler

Local Attractions

Africa Safari

23.3 miles SE from Hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

Daniel Oduber Quiros International (LIR)


Hotel direction: 14.3 miles E

  • Airport shuttle service, reservation required, fee: 60 USD (one way) 24 Hours, 7 days a week Shuttle Phone: +506 21057575
  • Alternate transportation: El Mangroove; fee: 80 USD (one way) ;on request
  • Estimated taxi fare: 60 USD (one way)
Visit LIR airport website

Driving directions

Take Road 21 6 Km West until Do it Center, turn right, take Road 253 North 5 blocks, turn left and Take Road 254 West 8 Km. The hotel is at the end of the road to the left, Gulf of Papagayo.

Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO)


Hotel direction: 142.9 miles W

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Alternate transportation: Nature Air; fee: 160 USD (one way) ;reservation required
Visit SJO airport website

Driving directions

Take Route 1 to Liberia. In Liberia Take Route 21 20 K West until Do it Center. Turn right, take Road 253 North 5 blocks, turn left and Take Road 254 West 8 Km. The hotel is at the end of the road to the left, Gulf of Papagayo.

Business Services

Copy service

Fax service

Network/Internet printing

On-site Business Center is Staffed

Overnight delivery/pickup



For more information call the general manager of the hotel.

Accessible guest rooms have a 32 inch wide opening Business center entrance Fitness center entrance Hotel does not have elevators Hotel has on site accessible self-parking Main entrance Meeting spaces Pathway to registration desk Pool entrances Registration desk Restaurants and lounges Route to accessible guest rooms is accessible Service animals allowed for persons with disabilities Spa entrance

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