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Hotel Villas Playa Samara

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Reviewed 12 December 2016

All the way up to the lobby and many common areas are muddy, full of holes and very dark at night, so you might have an accident and get dirty. At the resort, they treat you like captive cattle, and It's a big deal if...More

1  Thank LUIS A
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We (party of 3) stayed here for the last 4 nights as part of a Monkey Tours trip. Takeaways are two-fold: 1 - Give them a day to fix things and 2 - if you don't like the answer you get at first, ask someone...More

1  Thank Kristen W
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We picked up a last-minute all-inclusive package deal from Air Canada to Hotel Villas Playa Samara located on the Pacific side of Costa Rica. We flew into Liberia and was met outside by an Air Canada representative. The bus ride went direct to the resort...More

7  Thank BeenThereDQ
Reviewed 1 December 2016

We finished up our Costa Rica Monkey Tour by staying here for our last few nights and we loved it! The beach is right there, the pool is amazing and the service by the people working there is great as well! Samara is only a...More

3  Thank Marissa M
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Wanted to ensure I gave this hotel the review it deserved. Please note we spent the day at the hotel, did not stay overnight. After a fun kayak trip right off the beach to a private island via Monkey Tours we stayed for a massage....More

1  Thank Courtney H
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Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free Internet
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Outdoor pool
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US$156 - US$949 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$156 - US$949 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Kerry W
26 April 2018|
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Response from Christine S | Reviewed this property |
Smoking in designated area when up by the pool and restaurant not near bar etc .smoking on your balcony or terrace at villas is frowned upon BUT everyone did so as long as it did not upset your neighbors .clean up your butts... More
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Chris L
21 April 2018|
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Response from Gary D | Reviewed this property |
No smoking is allowed. Costa Rica has a law against smoking on resort property. That being said as soon as you were on public property i e the beach people can smoke
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Jenemery
24 January 2018|
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Response from MarcyCh | Reviewed this property |
thw sofa is uncomfortable!! two thin mattresses on concrete, and the livingroom is ten degrees hotter than hell. there is only a/c in the bedrooms. go for a 2 bedroom
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"Ask for an updated Villa or room. Ocean view villas may be a bit older but still nice if you are not a 5 star."
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"pay a little extra for the ocean view"
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"Ask for a quiet villa."
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"Take your own water/coffee thermos with you so that you can fill up as needed! We didn't and wished that..."
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