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Hotel Villas Playa Samara

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We stopped here with monkey tours. This place was definitely the worst that we stopped at. Stayed here for 2 days. Food was okay but nothing great. We ate at the resort because we paid 50 dollars per person per day (we only paid for the second day). Food and drinks were pricey otherwise. 10$ per cocktail. Lunch/Dinner buffet costs...

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Rochester, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We ended up here as part of our tour on Monkey Tours. There were 24 of us on the tour with 12 rooms. 1/4 of us ended up changing room on day 1. Problems ranged from broken ACs, to broken toilets, no TV. We changed rooms on day 1. The original room that we were provided was on a 2nd...

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Newton, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel provided a great capstone to our wonderful trip to Costa Rica, in that it has made us extremely excited to return home. Our stay was scheduled through a tour operator - Costa Rica Monkey Tours. Admittedly, I was skeptical from the moment we turned into the resort, which was lined with 10 portapottys associated with an ambitious construction...

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Wyoming, Minnesota
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at this resort and it was HORRIBLE. We also had bats in our room. The food was pretty much the same every day and they did not have a very big selection at the bar. Most everything you asked for, they were out of. It is also about 1 1/2 hours from the airport. They are also doing...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Our server Marcos was very attentive to meet all of our needs. He doubles as a waiter, bartender and friendly staff member during your stay. He makes the best drinks even when you ask for a surprise drink. Overall the resort was beautiful right on the beach with great prices for other activities.

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Pendleton, Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

From the second we exited the bus on our monkey tour this place ticked me off. The manager got on the bus to tell us about the rules. OMG am I at a hotel to relax or a 5th grader at camp? When we checked in we were given a whole page of rules to sign. Among them - no...

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1Thank ORCon
Reviewed 1 week ago

The property itself is very nice and directly on the bay. It costs USD 6 and a 10 minute ride in a taxi to get to Samara. Decent, but not great beach. The bungalow we stayed at was quite spacious. The grounds and pool are are lovely. There was a talented saxophonist performing live popular tunes. I had sprained my...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The resort was nice and clean, lots of lizards, squirrels and birds around. Our room was beautiful with new upgrades. The buffet was small but we never went hungry, always something there we liked, also always someone there cooking omelettes, wraps, burgers etc. The bartenders at the swim up bar (daniel & hugo) were amazing, very friendly and entertaining, always...

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2Thank Dalejrfan-74
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A resort that aims to be high end, but really doesn't quite make it: the setting is very nice, close to the beach, most of the rooms have been renovated to a excellent standard, and (most of) the staff tries their best, but appears to be caught in management rules and regulations that do not enable them to put the...

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Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With some renovation going on, it was a little out of sorts, but the grounds were nicely kept. The Villas seem to be hit and miss on if they had adequate cooling. It seems most suites only had one room with an AC unit in it, so they were a bit on the warm side if you were the other...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a hotel with fully equipped villas and deluxe rooms. We are located in front of the beach very close yo downtown Samara. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Villas Playa Samara

Address: South From the Center of Samara Going Towards Playa Carrillo 3km, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: $228 - $482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Villas Playa Samara 3.5*
Number of rooms: 112
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#2 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
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“a room away from the construction area”
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“Know what you want and accept no less!”
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