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#1 Best Value of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Wonderful relaxing stay

Very clean and comfortable 5 night stay in Samara. The tropical grounds were beautiful and the hotel was very well taken care of by the owners. The 2 pools were very relaxing. The breakfast was... more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent relaxing few days

Lovely small hotel with accommodating staff. Set in tropical grounds with resident iguanas and two pools. Good choice of breakfast. Free WiFi, fridge and air conditioning, Laundry and tour booking... more

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Playa Samara, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
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US$115
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#2 Best Value of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Unexpected

The first impression was not good; Absolutely no curb appeal, small parking lot, dusty and hot. Crummy and hot reception area. We were early, and had to wait approx 1 1/2 hr to check-in. Once we... more

Reviewed 25 August 2017
Centrally located with good sleep quality

The hotel is located a couple of hundred metres from the beach in the main street but despite that the rooms were quiet and peaceful. The rooms on the second level require negotiating a couple of... more

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Main Street, Next to Alamo Rent A Car, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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  • Free Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
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US$79
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#3 Best Value of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
Oasis
pets friends
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Reviewed 2 days ago
Oasis

This is a special place. We took a cab from Samara which drove us across the river (in it, not over it). The hotel is an oasis in the jungle with beautiful grounds and lots of wildlife. The staff are... more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
pets friends

awesome spot , I was with my wife , kids and dog , full space , in a very private location ! if you are looking for a place away from multitudes this is the right place for you , the service is... more

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Playa Buena Vista 55, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
I think I need two more months here...

From reading other reviews, there were some aspects I worried about (the hill, the beds, the water, long walk into town). I'm so very glad that we decided on this hotel, for so many reasons. First... more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
Pura vida!!!

Great place to stay for a couple of days! Once you’ve made it up the steep hill to the entrance, a little oase awaits. The - small but clean and charming - pool lies next to the charismatic palm leaf... more

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Mts Al Oeste del Cruce de Cangrejal 800 | Box 24, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
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#5 Best Value of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
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Reviewed 10 August 2017
Winter vacation

The hotel is on the beach. The breakfast was ok. Many locals coming to this hotel. It's old and not up to date. The only advantage is that it's on the beach. The owner wanted to sale the hotel so he... more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
Great value and location

Basic rooms very clean, so good value. Excellent beach front location and nice pool. Breakfast was included but must leave for other meals. Nice owners and staff. The beach is excellent and close to... more

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Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
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US$74
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#6 Best Value of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
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Reviewed 2 days ago
very nice experence

on the main street when you enter samara good service, clean, drinks were at least doubles, seafood salad was very good, main dish i had was squid and vegtables which i recomend highly, lots of... more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent little hotel

Great hotel in the main part of town... hotel reception staff friendly....room clean and tidy with TV..... room had a balcony looking over the pool area.... the breakfast was ok.....choice of... more

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Main Street | 300 norte de el correo de Samara, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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Reviewed 3 May 2017
Lovely villa with great pool

Villas Max is the best option in Samara. Just a short ride to the beach with a big private garden, pool and a lot of space in the house. And it's very close to the most lovely beach in the area... more

Reviewed 7 January 2013
A place with a lot of potencial

I went to Villas Max with my family the first week of January, 2013. We were 3 adults and 1 child and spent there 4 nights. The pros: - Nice private pool, always clean - Beautiful front yard... more

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Norte de Pablitos Bar 400, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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  • Pool
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Reviewed 2 days ago
The Hideaway Hotel is a Gem at the end of Playa Samara!

On our first trip to Costa Rica, we needed to find a quiet, peaceful place to stay for four nights. I had heard of Samara from a friend who learned to surf here long ago. We found the Hideaway on a... more

Reviewed 4 days ago
The Perfect Small Property

We spent a lovely week at the Hideaways, which is at the quiet end of the long Playa Samara. The property is charming and well maintained, with a nice small pool in a shaded patio. The room was... more

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On the Road From Samara To Carrillo | on the road from Samara to Carrillo; 150 meters from the ICE Tower, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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  • Breakfast included
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#9 Best Value of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Really cozy hotel

We found this place by chance while touring the coast of Costa Rica. We could only spend one night, which is too bad... it is a nice hotel with great service. The rooms were large, neat as a pin... more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Good location, attractive, nice pool

The hotel is very attractive with a lot of pretty wood, tile and plants. Everything is very clean and breakfast is delicious. We loved the pool. It has jacuzzi jets at one end with benches and a... more

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Metros Oeste Banco Nacional 500, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
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#10 Best Value of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
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Reviewed 4 days ago
Family Visit 2018

Well pleased. Staff worked to make our visit go smoothly. Servers were friendly. Food was excellent. Room pricing was very fair. The room was quiet at night and while not in Samara proper was... more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
A fabulous restaurant in paradise.

We have not had the pleasure of staying at this hotel (yet.....have booked a night for March), but have had the delight of dining in the restaurant on several occasions. It is a quaint restaurant... more

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Camino Playa Buenavista, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
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#11 Best Value of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
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Reviewed 6 days ago
Vacation

A quiet place to stay. This resort has a lot of potential if the management would put some upgrades in place and spend some time educating the staff. We have been traveling for over 20 years. This... more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Not quite as pictured...

The best thing about this hotel was the staff. They worked very hard to do whatever they could to make your stay enjoyable. This hotel is in the midst of MAJOR construction. You will see the... more

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South From the Center of Samara Going Towards Playa Carrillo 3km, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
011 506 4052 4646
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Reviewed 28 June 2017
A hidden gem, operated by Germans

Verz individuell designed bungalows and a nice pool including a pool bar. The place is a bit off the track but its worth the journey. Big, beautiful secluded beach in walking distance, beware of... more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Hidden gem next to a deserted beach in lovely gardens

Hotel Crocodile may be a little further out from Samara than other hotels but for that reason you get a great experience. The gardens are very well kept with wildlife everywhere, the pool area is... more

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Codico 5235, Apdo. 99, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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#13 Best Value of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
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Reviewed 5 days ago
Wonderful experience in Samara, Costa Rica

We just returned from our second visit to Fenix Hotel in Samara. We had stayed there for 18 days in January 2017 and enjoyed it so very much that we just completed 22 days at that same hotel. The... more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Another Wonderful Stay at The Fenix

We stayed at the Fenix a few weeks ago for the 19th time! If you want to be right ON an absolutely gorgeous beach to relax, watch incredible sunsets, boogie board or enjoy a hammock in the shade of... more

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Mts Sur de Pulperia Stephanie 100 | Samara de Nicoya, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
011 506 2656 0158
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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
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#14 Best Value of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Oasis in Samara

I initially booked only two nights to stay at Rancho de la Playa, but ended up extending my stay by an additional five days. The owner (Ran) and his team at Rancho are welcoming, knowledgeable and... more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
Loved it!

My friend and I spent three nights here and it was a great experience. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Also, the location is perfect - everything is just a short walk away, including... more

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75 metros oeste de casa Paraiso | Nicoya Guanacaste, Playa Samara NA, Costa Rica
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  • Free Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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