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Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here in November for 6 nights and we were so glad we found this place. We stayed in a different lodge on our first night in Samara, but after one night we realized it was not what we wanted. Roberto, the owner, was very kind and helpful getting us set up at Villas Kalimba at...

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east coast
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 9 nights at Villas Kalimba over the Christmas holidays and loved this tranquil, attractive, beautifully maintained lodging. The Villas are conveniently located steps from the beach, close to restaurants and almost next to a market. Although in the "hub" of Samara, the villas are surrounded by gardens that make them feel removed from the noise and activity of...

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MK
Reviewed 1 week ago

We initially picked Kalimbas due to it's close proximity to the beach but this small hotel has a lot more going for it than just that. Roberto and his team give their guests the feel of a small family run hotel but you still have the privacy of your own fully stocked villa with a pool. The week we were...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second time staying at Villa Kamar within the Villas Kalimba property. We traveled at the beginning of December and stayed for 9 nights. The location is right across the beach and easy walking distance to the downtown area to access grocery stores, restaurants, bars and shops. We were traveling with our two adult children and a family...

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing place to stay in Samara. Great location - just a stroll out to the beach, restaurant or shops. Lovely private villas but in a safe happy community. The pool in the centre is a calm oasis, except when taken over with water fights and fun when we were there! Lovely for children as it is such a safe environment...

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Pepperell, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

We met here for Christmas and each family (3), had their own house. It was perfect! We met for meals, went out on day trips, hung out by the pool, and even brought in take out pizza one night. Very helpful and friendly staff. I would recommend this spot 100%!

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We only have great things to say about Villas Kalimbas. Roberto, Roberto's daughter, Isabella, Diego, Brian, and everyone working there is fabulous. It is evident that Roberto is doing things right because his employees are passionate, professional, and care about guests. The facility is very well designed to provide privacy yet a community environment. Our kids made new, potentially lifelong,...

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San Luis Obispo, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Villas Kalimba was the perfect spot for our first trip to Samara with our 2 adult children. The setting is gorgeous and quiet, the hosts are warm and helpful, and the location is ideal for spending time at the beach and exploring the town. We will definitely return!

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Asheville, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were on a family vacation in Costa Rica with four separate families (18 people, ages 8-75). We stayed a Villas Kalimba for three nights. Each family had its own villa. We have five in our family, and we were very comfortable. We had the queen master with our own bathroom. Our two daughters (14,10) were in the second bedroom...

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RobyPlayaSamara, Propietario at Villas Kalimba, responded to this review

Gracias Ann , Thanks a lot for you kind words, we are happy to know that you enjoyed staying with us and we really hope that you will be back! Meantime take care and waiting to see you, we thanks ageing for staying with us and we wish all the best for a Happy and Healthy New Year!!! Roberto &...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Villas Kalimba are a delight in every way - the warmth of Roberto's welcome, the charm of the property and the beautiful swimming pool (even in the rain), the proximity to the beach and the other delights of Playa Samara, the professionalism and care of the Kalimba team. And the joy of Roberto's cooking - the best seafood pasta i...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are just steps away from one of the most beautiful beaches on the Pacific Ocean and within easy walking distance to restaurants, bars, shops, grocery, and other services. Our villas feature fully equipped kitchens, air conditioning, cable TV, telephone, internet connection, in-room safes, and 24 hour security. We offer a perfect and safe place from which to explore the many attractions of the area, or for relaxing in the swimming pool and inviting jacuzzi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villas Kalimba

Address: Playa Samara, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: RM477 - RM857 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“There are 6 villas that surround the pool and they each have a private porch. So you can't go wrong.”
 of 5 bubbles cjmccaf, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All of the houses are great!”
 of 5 bubbles familiakarp, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Villa 1, which was lovely. All of the villas seemed equally private and well-situated.”
 of 5 bubbles SloClarkes, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Beach is right across the road...could almost consider beachfront.”
 of 5 bubbles Michael19701114, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“All looked very equal.”
 of 5 bubbles sadiej, 8 Oct 2016 | Read review
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