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Hotel Casa Valeria Samara

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Prince Albert, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very happy with our stay at Casa Valeria. Best part is the location. If we were any closer to the ocean, we would have been in it! We had a great beachfront bungalow that was also very close to the supermarket and easy walking distance from everything else in Samara. Jose was a great host and was available...

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Sechelt, BC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had picked a private dorm room with bathroom. Kitchen, 2 fridges lots of utensils. Hammocks, tables and right on the beach. José was a great host and always available. Our room was a bit tired but we knew it wouldn't be the Ritz. Highly recommended for people on a budget.

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Genoa, Italy
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We liked it so much we came twice to stay here at casa Valeria, the rooms and bungalows are comfortable and spacious, they're cleaned every day. There is a communal kitchen which is very handy and they also offer free hammocks and tables under the trees. You are steps away from the sea and still close to restaurants and supermarket....

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We love Casa Valeria and every year continue to return. The owners are very helpful and have always taken the time to help with all our needs. Right on the beach it's located smack in the middle of the bay in Samara and never feels crowded even in high season. We love the bunglows and the shared kitchen is always...

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Casa Valeria last week during the G Adventures Basic Costa Rica tour. The hostels location is amazing, the rooms lead out directly on to the beach. This is the perfect location to end 2 weeks of adventure! There is plenty to do in Samara such as surf lessons, snorkelling, dolphin watching.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 May 2016

I really enjoyed my stay in this hotel. The beach huts are literally 20 steps from the ocean, the hammocks outside are a perfect chilled area and the rooms are cleaned everyday to keep the sand out as much as possible. My only improvement would be air conditioning but the fan works reasonably well

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Sunderland, Massachusetts
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We really enjoyed staying in the beach bungalow. The manager was attentive, the accommodations were simple but totally adequate and the ocean was perfect. There is a supermarket nearby and we found the communal kitchen very clean. One only has to walk down the beach on either side of the property to find tasty restaurants. Hey it ain't the Ritz...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Location of this place is unique! It is essentially on the beach. Bungalow #6 is great -- it faces the beach and is just about 40 steps away from the water, with hammocks and palm trees right outside the door! This is not a 5star resort, but you get to live right on the beach. We found this place amazingly...

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

Been to this hotel twice on visits to Samara. Chose to go back to this place mainly for the location. It is not the most comfortable place in the world. My mother paid for a bungalow with AC but it did not work. But to wake up and be able to walk right into the ocean for $40-50 night is...

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EMBelgium
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

We spent all of our 3 nights in Samara at Casa Valeria. Casa Valeria is set right on the beach which makes you instantly feel on holidays. The location is however the main asset. The rooms are basic on not the cleanest. Also the communal kitchen, which you have to use as there is no breakfast, is not very clean.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We have a great spot in front of the ocean. All our rooms have a private bathroom with hot water, a communal kitchen, in the downtown Samara so we are near all the stores you may need. We hope to see you soon in Samara. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Casa Valeria Samara

Address: Samara Main Street | 200 m east from the Police Station on the Main Street, Nicoya 50205, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Nicoya
Price Range: RM134 - RM312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Casa Valeria Hotel Nicoya
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“Bungalow #6 is the closest to the ocean: there is just a hammock and a couple of palm trees between the door and the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles DmitriyMN, 22 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Number 6 is a bungalow right on the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles TracyFH, 31 May 2015 | Read review
“The room right in front of the beach is nice - adn there is also one with air conditioning that is right next to the beach - but all the rooms are within 20 feet of the beach....”
 of 5 bubbles MSSCentroEspiralMana, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Ask for rooms near beach.”
 of 5 bubbles someone042, 1 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Bungalow 6 has fan, no a/c but we were never hot, and worth it for the beachfront location!”
 of 5 bubbles jay8675, 11 Jun 2014 | Read review
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