Manuel Antonio features many many medium sized and small hotels. Hotels range from 1 star economy to 5 star luxury. The following list provides a wide range of hotel options that are LGBTQ owned or known to be particularly LGBTQ friendly.
Hotel Villa Roca is Manuel Antonio's exclusively gay owned and operated hotel for LGBTQ guests. Hotel Villa Roca has comfortable rooms, great gardens, and fantastic coastal views. It has a great clothing optional infinity pool/ jacuzzi/sun deck which is very social. Watch for fun pool parties that are very well attended. It has a super location with many restaurants steps away. A good breakfast is included. A very well run high quality hotel option.
The XT10 is 90 minutes south of Manuel Antonio and exclusively for gay men. It has spectacular views of Boca Coronado and all the way to Corcovado and Isla de Caño. It is clothing optional throughout the property, nudism is encouraged but completely optional. It has 2 infinity pools, a yoga platform and various decks. Rooms are very modern and high-end. Breakfast included. A 4 by 4 is required for a rental car. Run by a gay couple.
Gaia Hotel & Reserve is a multi-award winning fabulous luxury hotel in a privileged location nestled on the top of a ridge in the magnificent rain forest. It has suites offering amazing views of the Pacific Ocean, and the lush and pristine forest. The hotel also has a rescue centre for Scarlet Macaws. While staying at Gaia Hotel you will see the Macaws fly by, monkeys and sloths relaxing in the trees. Great spa and a 5 star restaurant/lounge with magnificent views
Tico Tico Villas are gay owned hotel specializing in studio apartments offering options for short to long term stays. It is adults only. Stay for a few days, a week, a month, four months or more. Modern, furnished studio apartments with kitchenettes, A/C, flat screen TV, Wi-Fi, cable, and once weekly maid service. On-site pool, bbq, and gardens. Known for being well managed and extremely friendly.
Coyaba Tropical is a gay owned and adults only guest house/bnb with 8 very nice rooms centred around a great pool/jacuzzi/patio and garden area, equipped with A/C and Wi-F and daily maid sevice. All rooms have there own bathrooms. A very good breakfast is served each morning. Known for great friendly service and a relaxed vibe. Consistently receives top ratings.
A modern eco hotel with on-site jungle hiking trails. It is gay owned and very LGBTQ friendly. Great restaurant and a daily happy hour. Teva has a relaxed friendly vibe, and great prices on a wide variety of rooms. It has a jungle-view swimming pool, reliable high-speed internet, and abundant nearby wildlife like scarlet macaws, toucans, and monkeys.