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Manuel Antonio, Puntarenas, Costa Rica, 2012/11/12 - Hotel Makanda in Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica joins the prestigious list of Hotels earning the distinguished Tripadvisor Badge of Excellence as voted by world travelers - Makanda.com.
Hotel Makanda by the Sea has announced that it has received the prestigious 2012 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence, honoring top-rated lodging businesses as reviewed by visitors from around the world on Tripadvisor’s popular travel site.
To qualify, hotel businesses must maintain an average rating of four or higher out of a possible five, as reviewed by travelers on the TripAdvisor website from around the world. Additional criteria include volume of reviews and how recently they have been submitted by TripAdvisor users. The accolade is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide and is considered a badge of honor in the travel industry.
We have spent more than two years retraining hotel staff, improving our installations around the hotel, as well as adding a strict sustainable tourism policy and launching numerous community projects and recycle initiatives. Makanda is very proud that our guests have recognized our extensive efforts and have taken the time to post their reviews. “Hotel Makanda by the Sea is very excited to receive a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence,” says Kimberly Barron, Director of Marketing at Hotel Makanda. “We strive to offer our customers a memorable travel experience at an affordable price, and this prestigious accolade is evidence that our hard work is translating into positive reviews on an important site like TripAdvisor.” Ms. Barron added.
“The TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence program gives exceptional businesses in a variety of different industries around the world the recognition they deserve,” says Christine Petersen, president of TripAdvisor for Business. “From top-rated restaurants in Los Angeles to top-rated attractions in Italy, we want to applaud these businesses for offering TripAdvisor travelers a great customer experience.”
Not an easy achievement these days in the highly transparent and competitive travel industry, Hotel Makanda by the Sea feels that the stamp of approval that this Tripadvisor Excellence Award provides should serve to encourage travelers considering a trip to beautiful Costa Rica to take a second look at what our hotel and friendly staff has to offer. You can find more information about our facilities at makanda.com or feel free to call or visit the hotel and we would be happy to give you a personal tour.
Makanda By the Sea (makanda.com is 12 acres of wildlife sanctuary, 100 meters above the ocean. Our fully equipped Villas and Studios are carefully placed in rainforest gardens with spectacular views of the sixty mile coastline. Hotel Makanda is the ideal location for guests wishing to experience “romance in nature”, dazzling sunset views and our adults only romantic ambiance. Offering gourmet cuisine, first class service, and close to Manuel Antonio Park, Spas, Restaurants, Tours and Beaches.