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Hotel Villas Playa Samara

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Escazu, Costa Rica
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Last weekend, my boyfriend and I took a trip up to Samara for Valentine's weekend. We live in the city in Escazu and had heard about this amazing hotel. We love Samara, but hadn't had an opportunity to stay at this hotel yet, and had to check it out. Now, we won't stay anywhere else when we go back! Right...

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Chino Hills, California
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Well, we are still here so I guess that's good? We are here as part of a Groupon travel deal. The rooms are designed as bungalows, with 2 bedrooms, living room, kitchen etc but what they didn't tell us is that we only got the master bedroom/bathroom, and there was a door locking us out of the rest of the...

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Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We loved our villa looking out to the garden and ocean, It was clean and when we had problems with the door coming off the hinges they fixed it right away. The staff were very friendly and tried very hard to please you. They did have problems some days with running out of beer or one day they even ran...

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1Thank snorkelgrandma
Torridon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Samara had a lovely relaxed atmosphere and the small hotel fitted excellently into the overall impression. We had an appartement on the groundfloor right next to the lovely pool, it was a bit loud, as it was close to the road, but that we could roll from bed into pool made up for it. The furnishing was basic, but we...

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Oroville, California
Reviewed 12 February 2016

this is a honest review of the resort, my wife and i are pretty easy going and don't need a lot of fanciness to have a good trip. i will start of with the pros: this resorts beach is awesome it was humid but nice and always warm. we went in feb and the water was like bathwater late into...

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Atlanta
Reviewed 10 February 2016

We just returned from our 5th trip to Hotel Villas Playa Samara and it just gets harder and harder to leave that place! Besides being in a breathtakingly beautiful location, it is a lovely property and has a restaurant staff that is over-the-top accommodating. I would strongly recommend getting an ocean front villa as it makes just lying on your...

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Playa Samara, Costa Rica
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Hotel Villa Playa Samara is the place in Samara ,the rooms are really nice with a dinette and there is a restaurant style buffet really great and also a restaurant a la carte that just opened !They offers Monky Tours ,spots fishing and many more I m travelling in CostaRica for several years and Villa Playa Samara is my in...

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Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

We visited here while on a tour as sadly were very disappointed. We paid for an ocean view upgrade but room was set far back, everyone else of lower costing units had patio loungers and hammocks and we had none. When requested we had to wait an entire day aka next day to receive two chairs (not loungers) and took...

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Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Room was riddled with bugs and smelled heavily of pesticides so obviously things aren't working. Staff is rude whether you speak English or Spanish. Food is horrendous and overpriced, go elsewhere! If you go after reading this review you'll regret it.

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Nice rooms but if you are not part of the all-inclusive rate you can't get any food here. You can walk into town and it'll take 20 minutes or take a cab. The pool is nice and they have one swim up bar. The lunch buffet was not appealing and overpriced. It is a beachfront property but nothing special here....

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • 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
  • Concierge
  • 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: $231 - $647 (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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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
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“Not all rooms have televisions so if you want one be sure to specify.”
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