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Samara-Carrillo Info Center: Tours & Tickets

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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 weeks ago

For a recent vacation trip to Samara, Costa Rica I used the services of The Samara-Carrillo Info Center to plan and arrange activities while in Costa Rica. The interaction of the owner/operator with me was helpful, courteous, professional and timely. All arrangements and recommendations were...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Marty O
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

M, you rock my world! Thanks for taking the time to write this awesome review! It really was a pleasure to be able to help you before and during your trip and then be able to meet you in person. We do hope you come...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped by here on a day we spent wandering through downtown Samara near the beach. Christopher was manning the centre when we dropped by. Being fellow Canadians we quickly hit it off and learned of his love of Costa Rica and some of the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Cassandra A
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

C you are amazing! Thank you for stopping by the office. It was a pleasure helping you out. Too bad the turtle tour was not able to happen. You will just need to come back to Samara :) Thanks for the support and the review!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Brenda took about 45 minutes one afternoon to answer all our many questions about life in Costa Rica, in a very candid and friendly fashion. The information is free. The center is financed by referrals to local businesses, but they don't push anything on you.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Phil J
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

J you rock! Thank you for taking the time to write this great review! It was a pleasure to meet you and answer all your questions. I hope they were helpful. Hope to see you back here soon!

Reviewed 7 September 2019

Brenda took time to talk with us for free about a variety of topics related to life in Costa Rica. She is very candid and knowledgeable.

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Date of experience: September 2019
Thank PlatoWinn
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2019

Glad I was helpful with the questions that you had. Keep them coming!!!

Reviewed 3 September 2019

Have knowledge of all the area tours so will help you make a plan while in the area. Wish we would have stopped there first.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Kelly B
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2019

Thanks so much for taking the time to write this great review!  It is always a pleasure to help you.  We look forward to seeing you back in Samara!!!

Reviewed 26 August 2019

Brenda, at the Information Center, was an amazing resource -- she listened attentively to my desires and concerns (travelling solo with my 12 year-old daughter) then suggested and arranged the perfect plans! Everything was exactly as stated with no hidden fees or surprises. I would...More

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Date of experience: July 2019
Thank c k
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2019

C, you are amazing1 Thank you for taking the time to write this review. Very much appreciated. It was a pleasure to meet you and your daughter and to know you had a good time. Hope you enjoyed Tamarindo as well. Come back soon!

Reviewed 26 August 2019

I received a referral to contact Brenda Dragonne, owner Samara Info-Center for my transportation needs. I found Brenda to be excellent and looked after me in a timely manner. The company she suggested were excellent for the transportation I needed.

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Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Douglas S
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2019

D, super excited you were referred to us and that we were able to help you. Hope you come back soon!

Reviewed 25 August 2019

Met Brenda and Chris for the first time during our stay in Samara Costa Rica. They booked a bunch of tours for us including fishing, ziplining and ATV'ing. They also got us set up with shuttles to and from the airport. They made us feel...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2019

T, you rock!!! Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review! So appreciated! It was great to be able to help you before you arrived and then meet you once you were in Samara! I know you will come back for...More

Reviewed 24 August 2019

Fast response put me at ease. Brenda is very friendly and obviously is very passionate about Samara.

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Date of experience: August 2019
Thank melaniereupke
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review.  Very much appreciated!  Hope you come back soon!

Reviewed 24 August 2019

Brenda and Chris were OUTSTANDING. Brenda was our go to for all needs. She arranged transport from Airport and back, fishing expeditions, ATV tours, restaurant recommendation, zip lining, massages, and so much more! They were able to accommodate many last minute requests. I would highly...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jennifer M
SamaraInfoCenter, Owner at Samara-Carrillo Info Center, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2019

J you rock my world! That you for this awesome review! It was great to be able to help you and your family and friends during your trip to Costa Rica. Must REPEAT!

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PatsyPass
18 June 2019|
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Response from SamaraInfoCenter | Property representative |
Hi Patsy, Thank you for contacting the Info Center.  It will be a pleasure to help you. We do have contact with operators that have vans and drivers. Where do you want to go?
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Jallen1960
25 September 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
14 February 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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