Amazing Boutique Resort in the Heart of Manuel Antonio Manuel Antonio ( Puntarenas, CR - 6350) Built


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  • Manuel Antonio's only hotel/casino
  • Type: Commercial
  • Style: Commercial
  • Size: 12,000 sq. ft.
  • Development Level: Built
  • Lot Type: Rectangular
  • Lot Size: 6732 sq. m.
  • Year Built: 1994
  • MLS #: MAQ4-128


Hotel Byblos Boutique Hotel and Resort is quite simply the finest hotel and commercial opportunity on the market place in Manuel Antonio. Rarely do operating commercial opportunities combine the elements of this offering which has an irreplaceable location in the heart of Manuel Antonio, great commercial road frontage, tropical setting and a solid cash flowing business with room to expand and maximize returns.

Surrounded by the rain forest, at the top of the hill of Manuel Antonio, This property is a unique jungle resort that offers truly amazing opportunities for adventure-sport travelers and relaxation seekers alike. The iconic property offers not only the opportunity of being in the jungle, but also beautiful ocean views and easy access to some of Costa Rica's most beautiful beaches, restaurants, spas and is centrally located for easy access to all the activities and tours offered in the area.

This exclusive boutique hotel is one of the founding hotels in the Manuel Antonio area, offering a variety of comfortable 3-star accommodations and amenities. Guests can choose from our 7 free-standing bungalows, 10 deluxe and premium deluxe hotel rooms.

The hotel's ample grounds, which are more than 1.5 acres in size and which border a wildlife reserve, allow hotel visitors to experience Costa Rica's exotic wildlife without ever having to leave the resort property if they so choose. Two restaurants located on the grounds provide various international and local dishes. The sports bar & grill and pizzeria are open late nightly and are the ONLY operations in all of Manuel Antonio serving food and drink until midnight creating a unique niche and profit center in Food and Beverage. The Bistro serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner consisting of favorite Italian, international, and local dishes, as well as homemade brick-oven pizzas in a beautiful and relaxed poolside setting perfect for animal and people watching.

The hotel has an impeccable maintenance record, robust and well trained administrative team and sophisticated online booking programs, accounting, inventory and reporting. This is an ideal opportunity for a hotel operator or investor as in addition to the existing business the property includes a casino license which is currently not being exploited but could be reactivated adding another lucrative profit center and unique feature to the property. There is 150 feet of public road frontage on the main road leading to Manuel Antonio National park which is getting over one million tourist per year and the hotel is walking distance from all the areas iconic activities, restaurants and is the epicenter for Manuel Antonio nightlife with its sports bar.

As the old adage goes.. LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION.. The heart of Costa Rica's number 1 tourist destination, prime road frontage and rainforest setting, operational hotel, commercial land to exploit and a turn key business with solid income history.


  • One of Manuel Antonio's most recognizable and iconic hotel properties with a solid return client base and history
  • One of the areas ONLY Casino license which can be reactivated creating a huge opportunity for an owner/operator to exploit growth in the lucrative gaming industry.
  • State of the art online booking and management software providing owners detailed reports of all aspects of the operation and its efficiency.
  • Well trained administrative and operations staff allows for either a turn key ready operation for a hands off ownership style OR a great base for an owner/operator as well.
  • Substantial and highly visible road frontage on the main and only access road to the world famous Manuel Antonio National Park, ideal for both the commericial food and beverage business and Casino.
  • 17 well appointed rooms that are filling a unique and high demand niche in the market for 3 star accommodations in the area.
  • Ample room for expansion of additional rooms or vertical construction for more ocean view rooms.
  • Two fully operational restaurants, sports bar, and Manuel Antonio's only operating bar and food service which serves until midnight.


Interior Features

  • Ceiling Fan
  • Hardwood Floors
  • Laundry Room
  • Vaulted Ceiling
  • Wine Storage

Exterior Finish

  • Concrete Block
  • Glass
  • Stucco
  • Wood


  • Metal


  • Forest
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
  • Woods


  • Dryer
  • Freezer
  • Gas Range
  • Generator
  • Hood Fan
  • Indoor Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven Range
  • Refrigerator
  • Refrigerator - Bar
  • Stove
  • Washer
  • Washer/Dryer Hookup


  • 3+ Window / Wall Unit

Sewer/Water Systems

  • Septic

Lot Features

  • Deck
  • Front Porch
  • Garden Area
  • Landscaped
  • Patio
  • Swimming Pool
  • Trees / Shrubs

Extra Features

  • Balcony
  • Cable Available
  • Furnished
  • High Speed Internet Available
  • Lobby
  • Public Transportation
  • Reserved Parking
  • Satellite Dish
  • Security Guard on Duty
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