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Bambula Samara

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 26 January 2014

Located near to main street but it is little bit round a corner so there is no noise. Garden with small pool is beautiful. We stayed in cabina with no kitchen. Outside located kitchen equipment, pot and pans, is in bad condition. There is only few glasses (we found just 1) and few old forks and knives. There is also...

Thank LeeKasemets
New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 June 2013

charismatic Pierre is the lion of whom this domain is. good guy, honest. taste Genevieve the lovely conduit when the lion is out being charismatic, capable. 2 lovely cabinas 2 great apt for fam or fun reasoable rates...2 blocks from all so not in throng and a small pool you will deify at least once bien sur

Thank jeffandjanetware
East Dover, NS
Reviewed 8 April 2013

Thanks Pierre (& Genevieve too). A wonderful week spent here, in this little paradise. Truly a great deal. Our daughter Zoe, at age 6, loved the pool, as a great size for her, and easy to keep an eye on for us. Nice short walk to the beach, shops, groceries, tour companies, around the corner from the bus stop....and all...

2Thank Glenn C
La Crosse, Wisconsin
Reviewed 27 March 2013

My friend and I just returned from Samara. We stayed 6 nights at Bambula and have nothing but positive things to say. Pierre was very informative and full of wonderful suggetions. We took a shuttle from San Jose to Samara and were more than pleased with the transportation. I'm glad we weren't doing the driving. Our primary goal was to...

Thank DianeinRiverCity
Eagle, CO
Reviewed 10 December 2012

I stayed there for 3 weeks while attending Intercultura Spanish school. I had a wonderful time Pierre was very helpful with his knowledge of the area. The cabinas are perfect for 1 or 2 people very comfortable and well maintained. The Bambula is in a great location close to everything. I would definitely stay there again.

Thank Glenn B
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 29 August 2012

We stayed here for three weeks while studying Spanish at the Intercultura Language school. The location is great--very close to the shops, restaurants and beach. The complex itself is beautiful and the inner courtyard with the pool is very secluded and surrounded by lush, beautiful vegetation. The owners were wonderful and treated us as welcomed guests the whole time we...

Thank Jewel12345
Reviewed 15 August 2012

Very helpful friendly hosts, spacious beautiful apartments in a quiet secluded Place close to the Center of Samara. We really enjoyed our stay in Bambula a lot. The kitchen was fully equipped, the bedroom very big and the bathroom comfortable.

1Thank presenhu
Reviewed 3 July 2012

We were two families and this was just the right place! Pierre, the owner, is extremely kind, the house was very clean, close to the beech but just outside the crowded area of the village. A place to come back and very recommended!

1Thank treering
Reviewed 11 June 2012

We just returned home to the US after 2 weeks at the Bambula in Samara. We have stayed with Pierre before, in Maui and this place is just as awesome! Pierre has built a wonderful compound, with a swimming pool surrounded by lush plants and teeming with singing bird and chirping frogs. The room was very comfortable, quiet and well...

1Thank Steal607
Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 6 April 2012

We found this hotel through the reviews on tripadvisor, and we are really glad we did! Samara is a great town, and hotel Bambula has a great location just off the main road. This location keeps you close to everything, including a 2 minutes walk to the beach, without suffering any of the noise. The hotel pool is great for...

Thank Talia I

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bienvenidos a Bambula, your home away from home. This casa is a jungle oasis in the heart of Samara. We offer the perfect location, easy walking distance to everything in town and only 200 meters to the beautiful beach. Bambula has all modern amenities, with typical Costa Rican woodwork and charm. Perfect for the solo traveler, families, and large groups alike, Bambula can custom fit to your needs to make your time in paradise unforgettable! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bambula Samara

Address: 50 m norte del Patio Colonial | 50 m al oeste, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: ₹ 2,352 - ₹ 7,393 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“depends on you budget all are good”
 of 5 bubbles jeffandjanetware, 4 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Nice to walk right out to the pool from the lower level apartment, but top was very nice too. No bad options reallys...”
 of 5 bubbles glennc773, 8 Apr 2013 | Read review
“If you are not used to HOT weather, be sure and ask for the cabina with the A/C.”
 of 5 bubbles Steal607, 11 Jun 2012 | Read review
“Iguana room”
 of 5 bubbles 33Francois, 28 Aug 2011 | Read review
“Rooms are very clean,simple but modern,beds are comfortable and new.”
 of 5 bubbles kapitanoks, 17 Aug 2011 | Read review
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