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    The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara

    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
    Apr 9 Apr 10
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 8 April 2013 via mobile

    I live in Samara, in the busy downtown, so I need to get away to where it is a bit quieter at times... Went down the beach to the Hideaway for an afternoon ice cream and ended up staying for hours...the poolside restaurant is a...More

    Reviewed 7 April 2013 via mobile

    Booked the place thanks to the great reviews on tripadvisor, and have to say they due provide everything they promise, high quality rooms, great breakfast (one of the best we had in CR), very friendly service and in general a very positive experience. That being...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2013

    Just finished a week at the Hideaway -- two adults and two twelve year olds. It is owned and run by Doug and Rosie -- who live on site. They are both great guides to the area and can help arrange everything from surfing, horseback...More

    Reviewed 1 April 2013

    The Hideaway Hotel is an excellent small boutique hotel on the south side of Samara beach. Excellent service, food, drinks, great pool, and the room is spacious and clean! The architect of the hotel designed a great layout of the hotel giving each room great...More

    Reviewed 26 March 2013

    I wish I would have known about this place the first time I was in the area. It is just a short car ride away from playa carillo (one of my favorite spots in Costa Rica). It has GREAT food and the rooms are wonderful....More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Traveller (360)
    Pool & Beach (106)
    Room & Suite (80)
    Dining (60)
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    How far is the town from the hotel If we don't have a car how would we get into town?
    11 March 2017|
    Response from Smartins478 |
    A taxi to town is $6 and a 5 min drive. You can walk to town by the beach in 30/40min
    trisha g
    Is this place not all inclusive?
    6 February 2017|
    Answer Show all 5 answers
    Response from Monreal | Property representative |
    Our hotel and Penthouse rates include breakfast only.. We do have a great restaurant and bar for lunch and dinner, with an extensive menu from which you can order whatever you like. (Leave room for our homemade ice cream and... More
    How far are you from Playa del Cocoa?
    17 December 2016|
    Answer Show all 6 answers
    Response from Monreal | Property representative |
    Our hotel is approximately 2 hours from Playas del Coco. The route is very easy and completely paved. Please let us know if you have any further questions.
    Room Tips
    "You may request either a room with two queen beds or one king size bed. You need to call ahead to specify."
    bonterraconst, 1 day agoRead review
    "No elevators, so if climbing stairs with luggage is a problem request a ground floor room."
    Paul D, 5 days agoRead review
    "Second floor closest to the beach has an ocean view."
    jmc0bb, 7 days agoRead review
    "Only 12 rooms. 6 have stairs."
    jrh1964, 7 days agoRead review
    "Make sure to not get rooms where all the outside ac-elements are located"
    Knuthans, 14 days agoRead review
    "all the rooms are good."
    ahop13, 20 days agoRead review
    "great rooms"
    Liz T, 1 month agoRead review
    "Penthouse is a great value, spacious 3 bedrooms and baths"
    palmsGeorgia, 2 months agoRead review
    "Water pressure on the 2nd floor isn't as good as the 1st floor. It's nice to have chairs outside the..."
    AndreaVT802, 2 months agoRead review
    "No bad room as it is a small location."
    Aaron F, 3 months agoRead review
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