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Rancho De La Playa

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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“shared bathroom”(4 reviews)
“the owner”(17 reviews)
“hot afternoon”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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All reviewsshared bathroomthe ownerhot afternooncosta ricaquiet streetin towntwo nightsgreat poolgood vibeswould stay here againcomfortable bedspollosamara beachkitchenhammocksshade
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Reviewed 9 February 2017

I was very happy with my choice staying, clean, good price, good stuff and management !! good vibes !! spent there just 2 nights, but could have stayed much longer there ! Next time for sure I am going to change my travel schedule

Thank kiterchris
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

My friend and I were lucky to book 2 nights at the Rancho De La Playa. The place is very well situated and quiet, away from the crowd. But still, only 3 minutes walk from the beach. The place has a great pool and small...More

1  Thank Marie-France M
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This was our third trip back to Samara and the first time we have stayed in town. We got one of the apartments offered @ Rancho de la Playa. It was fun to shop and cook in our "little place". The hotel had many comfortable...More

1  Thank beccapedigo
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Had an amazing stay! The staff were really nice, very clean, great facilities. The kids loved the pool, the ping-pong table and all the outdoor spaces. There was every kind of accommodation you could imagine and the best price we found in the Nicoya peninsula....More

1  Thank Emily R
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We stayed in the apartment above the bar area. Our 2 college-aged children loved the open lounge area to hang out away from parents and visit with other travelers or just read and relax. We wanted a kitchen and it worked perfectly for our visit....More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$43 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Playa Samara
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$43 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Playa Samara
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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"We stayed in Room 15 (two double beds), and enjoyed it"
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"Away from the front desk/bar -- mornings can be noisy."
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"Shared rooms are good value"
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"They offer every type of room possible!"
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