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    Hotel Flying Crocodile

    Codico 5235, Apdo. 99, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good19%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “gyros” (9 reviews)
    “water slide” (6 reviews)
    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 8 December 2014

    I spent 8 nights at the Flying Crocodile, with the days spent learning to fly the autogyro with Frank, a flight instructor, and the evenings enjoying the spectacular food and company of Petra and Andrea and their many guests. Andrea and Petra run the Flying...More

    Reviewed 9 November 2014

    My husband and I just returned from a 10 day trip to Costa Rica. We've been to the country several times before, and this was our second stay at this hotel. We stayed 2 nights in room #4, we would have liked to stay much...More

    Reviewed 21 October 2014

    I don't have enough good things to say about this charming and unique property, and I am a very picky traveler. Five nights at the Flying Crocodile, though we'd only planned on four. It was that special! We've traveled on three continents in dozens of...More

    Reviewed 3 October 2014 via mobile

    We stayed three nights at this place, though we only planned to stay for 2. The garden and rooms are very beautiful and everything you need is right there. Great pool, outstanding service, good breakfast and a beautiful little beach just a 5 minute drive...More

    Reviewed 16 August 2014

    We stayed her for two nights and rented two rooms and the appartment voor six. All the rooms were beautiful and clean and the apartment was very roomy. The owners were very friendly. It takes ten minutes to walk to the beach or a short...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$68 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Family Hotel in Playa Samara
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Samara
    • Also Known As
    • Flying Crocodile Hotel
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    Traveller (151)
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    Questions & Answers
    lisamusic
    6 May 2017
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    Response from Pura V
    Dear Lisa, thank you for your interest. The smokers can smoke outside, but they also take care of the other guests. Surf lessons is only posible in Sámara. (Dry Season 13 min. / Rain Season 35 min. to drive). I hope i can... More
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    Ricardo S
    5 December 2016
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    Response from flycroco | Property representative
    Dear Ricardo, thank you for your question. Unfortunately, we do not accept pets in the hotel. Many Greetings
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    slawdogtc
    20 December 2015
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    Response from flycroco | Property representative
    Hello, yes you can go from our hotel with a taxi to samara. kind regards Pascal (intern)
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms are unique, decoratively designed and vary in price - we liked to be near the main house closer to..."
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    "no 1 was terrible. Ideally pick another hotel, the service is unacceptable"
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    "Stayed in the two level (1 bed up with ac / 1 down w/o ac) - had a fridge. Others had full kitchens."
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    "The Chagall bungalow opens up to the pool, but is much more private than you'd think. Book it!"
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