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The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara

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London
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a pretty good all round small hotel with a nice little pool, good service, decent breakfast and colourful flowers and lizards everywhere. The only issue is its is really quite a walk to town and they say it's a 30 to 40 min walk but I think that would be speed walking! It's quite far and if it's...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place- clean, quiet, friendly staff, safe, delicious food, and easy walk beach to downtown Samara and $4 cab home. Tours pick you up/ drop off at hotel. Howler monkeys around hotel- pleasant bird life and interesting visitors.

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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was so friendly and welcoming, that it felt like home. The food was fantastic, and our rooms were great as well. The beach is nice, but if you want services (chairs, food, drinks, etc) you have to drive a few minutes up the road. Worth it though. I can't recommend this property highly enough. Martina and her staff...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very comfortable accomodation, very good restaurant, very friendly service. All in one place, in between 2 beautiful beaches, 30 mn walking distance to the center of the village (by the beach). We had a wonderful stay in this cosy hotel. Highly recommended!

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Playa Samara
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The title says it all. I know the rooms are some of Samara's best, but as a Samara resident I have not had occasion to try them - but the restaurant and the service are definitely in the upper echelon of Samara's eateries! Great seafood, meats and salads. And don't skip the dessert, the homemade ice creams aree indescribable! Call...

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Thank costaricabill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This area of Costa Rica is absolutely beautiful. We stayed at this hotel for a night back in 2014 during a 2 month trip to Costa Rica and it stands out in one huge way. If you're traveling around Costa Rica you'll quickly realize that finding a place to stay that is as spotless and sealed tight against the elements...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Honestly the food here was better than almost everything I ate in Samara. They have top notch cooks. The manager, who is from Italy, brings a great Italian cuisine to the menu, while also keeping great local dishes ready to go. The staff were so friendly and helpful in setting us up with tours, but honestly I didn't want to...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of 4 stayed in the Penthouse with another family of 4 and it was fantastic. Lots of space to gather/spread out, and private rooms and bathrooms. Staff was super helpful with everything - organizing and adjusting tours for us, pool was always clean and fun to swim in, drinks poolside were perfect, and our crew loved the brownies,...

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Austin, Texas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an incredible experience. I hate to write about how great it was as others will now know about this gem in Costa Rica. However, I must be fair to the staff at The Hideaway and let them know how much we appreciated all they did to make our trip wonderful. The room was spotless and there were absolutely no...

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Bonita Springs, Florida
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The Hideaway Hotel is just south of the Playa Samara town center, so it's truly tucked away -- and nicely so -- but still within walking distance (30-40 minutes) of town. It's also just a short car ride south to Playa Carillo, which is the real gem of the area. Our hotel room was clean and the well appointed, relative...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At The Hideaway you will enjoy the privacy of our exclusive location on Samara Beach in Costa Rica. We offer 12 hotel rooms and a Penthouse suite with 3 bedrooms. The Hideaway appeals to travelers looking for a luxury hotel, who appreciate extra amenities. Our quiet location close to Samara & Carrillo offers relaxation and privacy, plus easy access to exciting activities. Our boutique hotel on Samara Beach is uniquely situated on a one-acre private lot, approximately 1-minute's stroll to the ocean. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara

Address: On the Road From Samara To Carrillo | on the road from Samara to Carrillo; 150 meters from the ICE Tower, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: ₹ 6,380 - ₹ 10,762 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“We had room 5. No stairs and tucked away so a bit more private. A good room.”
AC697, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“You may request either a room with two queen beds or one king size bed. You need to call ahead to specify.”
bonterraconst, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“No elevators, so if climbing stairs with luggage is a problem request a ground floor room.”
pauldF9788NW, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Second floor closest to the beach has an ocean view.”
jmc0bb, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Only 12 rooms. 6 have stairs.”
jrh1964, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
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