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Samara Palm Lodge

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Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there with our family of 4 and it was on of the best lodges we stayed at during our Costa Rica Trip. Its a relaxing place in a wonderfull setting. An excellent breakfast is served. The rooms and the garden are full of wonderful details. And the owners are helpful and charming.

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Samarapalmlodge, Manager at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Roman & Family thanks a lot for this wonderful review! It was our pleasure to have you all as our guest´s and we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed our little guesthouse.... Looking forward to welcome you once again and in the meantime we wish you all the bset! Best regards to Chile :) Brigitte y Lothar

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My boyfriend and I spent 5 nights at this friendly gem of a hotel. The hotel itself is beautiful and clean, with lovely comfortable rooms that boast the best a/c we came across in Costa Rica. The location is perfect, being a 5 minute walk from Playa Samara and with great restaurants right on its doorstep. What made this hotel...

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Samarapalmlodge, Inhaber at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Amy thanks a lot for this wonderful review ! You are more then welcome Amy; great I could help you a bit during this circumstance and I hope everything will turn out well for you! Thanks again for the bottle of wine:) wish you all the best! saludos de pura vida Brigitte

Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My and my husband stayed in Samara Palm Lodge 5 nights at the end of our trip in CR. Is was the perfect place for our relaxing days. Brigitte was always around, very helpful and made you feel at home. Rooms were completely cleaned daily. Highly recommended!

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Samarapalmlodge, Inhaber at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Margot thanks a lot for this lovely review ! It was my pleasure to meet you and to have you as my guest´s...hope to see you once again back in Pura vida and in the meantime I wish you all the best! Best wishes from Sámara Brigitte

London
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Fabulous mid-range option with super-friendly owners who make you feel immediately at home. Our family room was very spacious with 2 separate bedrooms. All rooms look over a (lovely) pool and outside decking area where you can take a varied, filling and beautifully presented breakfast. The location was fine, an easy 10 minute stroll into the centre of town and...

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Samarapalmlodge, Manager at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for this wonderful review ! It was our pleasure to have you and your family as our guests and we hope to see you once again back in Pura vida! All the best! Brigitte

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Our family of four (boys 4 and 7) stayed in Samara Palm Lodge for 4 days and loved it. The lodge is immaculate, location is just a short walk to the town and the beach and the boys loved the pool. Brigitte and Lothar are great hosts and very helpful with tips and suggestions about the area.

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Samarapalmlodge, Manager at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

thank you for this lovely review and we hope to welcome you and your family once back in pura vida ! Best regards Brigitte

new york
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Hostess Brigitte and her trusty sidekicks a lovely dog named Santos and a feline that sadly I cannot remember her name were great. The lodge was clean and very comfortable and oh so peaceful. When I and my buddies would return in the evening to our room, our beds always featured lovely animals made out out of our towels...very creative...

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Samarapalmlodge, Inhaber at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Holá from Pura Vida thanks for your lovely reply! It was my pleasure to have you as my clients....... Hope to see you once all back for another Reunion:) Best wishes from Sancho, Gomba and Brigitte !

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This is the second time I have stayed here and the fourth time my daughter has stayed here. Brigitte and Lothar are the ultimate hosts. This is by far one of the best places to stay in Costa Rica. The rooms, the grounds and the pool are immaculate. It feels like you are visiting old friends when you arrive. I...

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Samarapalmlodge, Owner at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Brian & family thanks so much for this wonderful review. It is our pleasure to have you all as our regular guest´s & friends...great to see you all back in pura vida and we hope to see you very soon back in paradise! Best wishes to all of you!! Bri y Lothar

Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed at Samara Palm lodge for 6 days and we fully enjoyed it! The place is very welcoming and quickly you feel at home. The hostess, Brigitte, was very helpfull and very attentive to our needs. We can absolutely recommend it!

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Samarapalmlodge, Owner at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mie & Andreas thanks a lot for this great review ! It was my pleasure to meet you & to have you as my guests ! Hope you arrived saftly in the South of CR....have a great time and I m looking forward to welcome you once again back in Sámara ! Best wishes Brigitte

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 26 May 2016

I've stayed here twice now and both times were exceptional! Hosts are super friendly, breakfast is delicious, rooms are clean and quiet. Lodge is in a great location; within walking distance to town and beach. Highly recommend Samara Palm Lodge!

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Samarapalmlodge, Owner at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

thanks for this wonderful review ! Hope to see you all next year back in Pura vida ! In the meantime we wish you all the best! saludos de pura vida Brigitte

KovalamK
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Arrived here after arriving at Liberia airport. It is a small and friendly establishment. It has air conditioning and was comfortable and clean. Breakfast was okay fruit, cereal, scrambled eggs and cold meat. You can walk to the beach and a little town. If you want to hire sunbeds make sure you get a receipt or take a picture of...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lodge is situated around 5-7 minutes from the village /center of Playa Samara. (Walking distance 5-7 minutes) and nearby the Beach (around 5 minutes)The Lodge is under a Swiss- German Managment.We know how important holidays are for you, and we promise you an unforgettable, lovely stay at our Lodge.We are looking forward to welcome you in our little paradise. For any further questions or bookings please contact us directly ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Samara Palm Lodge

Address: Mts del Banco Nacional Oeste 250 | Rio Lagarto, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: $53 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Take the breakfast, even if it seems quite expensive it is worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles fairfax2, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are perfect. Any room will be wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles P1920XSbrianj, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Stayed upstairs and downstairs and like both. If you want more privacy, upstairs may be the way to go. All rooms have AC.”
 of 5 bubbles ZuckArt, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Lothar and Brigitte are not responsible for the howler monkees that troop through the woods along the nearby stream. Pick a room. Relax.”
 of 5 bubbles JackS900, 12 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the family room if travelling with kids. The rooms on the ground floor make it possible to sit in a hammock next to the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles 425jacobh, 9 Jan 2016 | Read review
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