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    Rancho De La Playa

    75 metros oeste de casa Paraiso | Nicoya Guanacaste, Playa Samara NA, Costa Rica
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    Room & Suite (26)
    Pool & Beach (15)
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good25%
    • Average5%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    Reviewed 28 February 2016

    I've been coming to Samara for over ten years now and I've always enjoyed staying at the Rancho. It's one block off the beach and it's Italian owners cultivate an up beat and fun atmosphere, with music typically on Saturday nights. I think their prices...More

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    Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

    Brilliant place with very friendly and professional management. Great drinks by the lovely pool. Ping Pong and: great music. Also a very nice new years dinner. One Of The most pleasurable hotel experiences ever - and I have traveled a lot. Hope to come back...More

    Thank MrBergman
    Reviewed 7 July 2015

    Great spot to stay in your in Samara. The pool was nice to have and its only a short walk to the beach. The bartender was super nice and cute too! They have secure parking and theres a security guy there after dark. They also...More

    1  Thank brycycle1484
    Reviewed 4 June 2015

    I have stayed in countless hostals and Rancho de la Playa ranks along with the best I have stayed in. Friendly and efficient staff who showed me a number of rooms with/without aircon, private/dormitory to fit most budgets. The food was great, the pool was...More

    1  Thank NickStClair
    Reviewed 28 April 2015

    Now and then you go to a hotel and leave feeling like you just stayed with friends or family. I felt this way at El Rancho De La Playa in Samara, CR. I must admit that I was very impressed. Roberto and his staff were...More

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    • Pool
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Banquet Room
    • 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
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Price range
    • US$38 - US$84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Playa Samara
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Samara
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    "Away from the front desk/bar -- mornings can be noisy."
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    "All rooms are on ground level except the apartment above the bar."
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