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We are a free information center for residents and tourists of Samara & Carrillo and surrounding area. Our services extend from directions or bus schedules to recommendations for accommodations, restaurants, attractions, tours, transportation and...more
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Beach St. | Inside Lo Que Hay Restaurant, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Brenda is fantastic!! All visits to Samara should begin with a trip to see her and plan some fun activities.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kristen009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I honestly can say this is by far the best service ever. We came to samara for a couple of days we needed a lavandería and we found this place. When I contacted them on a Saturday almost at by closing time they said I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jemi84
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi J. Glad you liked the service of Lavanderia la Vida Verde. You may want to leave this review on their business page :) Hope you had a good time in Samara!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brenda and Debbie are great! Very attentive. This is the second time I've used Samara Info Center.They can make reservations anywhere in CR, even though you're not going to Samara!! I highlly recommend them!!

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kathy S
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

K you rock our worlds! Thank you so much for this review. Again, it was a pleasure to deal with you. Glad you enjoyed your trip and we look forward to having you back here again! Happy holidays!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They were so helpful and helped us plan out all the adventures that we wanted to tackle while in Costa Rica

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Passenger32121509774
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you somuch for this great review! Really appreciate it! Glad we were able to help you with all your Costa rica needs! Lets do it again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had a great experience dealing with the Info centre here in Samara. They were super friendly and able to tend to my needs. Would recommend to anyone coming for a quick trip or planning on staying longer to have the info centre get you...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Morgan E
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

M, you rock! Thank you for taking the time to write this review! It was a pleasure to deal with you! Hope you return soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The man and woman who run this place are very helpful when seeking to book tours, and enquiring about the area surrounding Samara. We were given great advice for seeing turtles which paid off. Thanks again!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JD778
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

JD, thank you so much for taking the time to write this great review! Glad we were able to help! Hope you come back soon.

Reviewed October 7, 2018

Great help and very helpful tips.Brenda was very responsive and helpful with her tips. She guided us all well

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank syedaly2018
brendad288, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us! Really appreciate it! Looking forward to having you back again!

Reviewed October 2, 2018

The Samara info centre was very helpful with lots of ideas for our 3 days stay in the area, many thanks

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 303chrissie
brendad288, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Hi C, thank you for taking the time to write this review. Really appreciate it. Glad we were able to give you ideas during your vacation. Come back soon!

Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

They booked us a kayak/snorkel tour, suggested grocery stores, and told us where to buy gas. Very helpful with whatever we needed!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank William A
brendad288, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

W, thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! Really appreciate it! Glad we were able to help you! Come back soon!

Reviewed August 25, 2018

The Samara Info Center is amazing! Always helpful whether just renting a vehicle or need tours etc. Don't know where Samara would be without them!

Date of experience: August 2018
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brendad288, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

WOW, you rock! Thank you for such an amazing review! Glad you feel that way! Hope to be able to help you again in the near future!

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Jallen1960
September 25, 2018|
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Response from SamaraInfoCenter | Property representative |
Hi Jallen. We cannot say for certain what the progress is. We do have a scheduled inspection this weekend so I will have a better feel for how they are doing and get more detailed information as to the opening date.
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Birdinflight_11
February 14, 2018|
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Response from SamaraInfoCenter | Property representative |
We are open Monday thru Saturday 8am - 6pm and Sunday's am to 2pm.
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nephitesrcool
January 16, 2018|
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Response from SamaraInfoCenter | Property representative |
Ditto on all of these :) Classes can be any day of the week from 3pm - 6pm. Excellent class!!!
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