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Hotel Villas Playa Samara

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  • Excellent33%
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  • Average17%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The rooms were okay,the food average. I think the cleaning staff were over worked, Some days we didn’t get clean towels,our floor wasn’t swept or washed except for the one time we were in the room,than they made sure they cleaned it well. Our neighbour...More

2  Thank Tammie D
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Relaxing Resort We were in villa 11A which I highly recommend. We went Mar 4/18-Mar 11/18. Beautiful weather and landscape. Resort was not busy which was fine for us. There is construction next to the main building (a new resort) and there was construction noise...More

Thank Gary D
Response from Thaddeus H, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Villas Playa SamaraResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Gary D, Thank you very much for your candid review of your recent stay at our hotel. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. I greatly appreciate your comments regarding the services and I...More

Reviewed 18 March 2018

The staff of Villas Playa Samara couldn't be better. Friendly, helpful, informative and go out of their way to make your stay memorable. From the front desk, Thadius and team, Marco and Victoria around the pool, Eduardo and Hernandez in the dining area and the...More

3  Thank reddog029
Response from Thaddeus H, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Villas Playa SamaraResponded 20 March 2018

Dear reddog029, Thank you for your stay with us and for sharing your experience with other travelers. I am very happy to know that our staff made a memorable stay for you. It means a lot to us that you enjoyed your time here at...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018

One word; Outstanding! I visited Costa Rica for the fist time last week. I chose Hotel Villas Playa Samara for my accommodations. The resort is well located, a few minutes from the small town of Samara and offers a wide variety of activities and excursions...More

2  Thank Lise G
Response from Thaddeus H, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Villas Playa SamaraResponded 18 March 2018

Dear Lise G, Thank you for taking the time to share your experiences with us here on Tripadvisor. I am very pleased to know that our staff made a memorable stay for you. It means a lot to us that you enjoyed your time here...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

I would like to start off by saying this was the most amazing place to stay clean friendly helpful every question you have is answered before you even get to ask it every single need you have is met, anything you want to do they...More

2  Thank Shaunna F
Response from Thaddeus H, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Villas Playa SamaraResponded 18 March 2018

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free Internet
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$ 268 - US$ 941 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 268 - US$ 941 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Chris L
21 April 2018|
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Response from Gary D | Reviewed this property |
No smoking is allowed. Costa Rica has a law against smoking on resort property. That being said as soon as you were on public property i e the beach people can smoke
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Jenemery
24 January 2018|
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Response from MarcyCh | Reviewed this property |
thw sofa is uncomfortable!! two thin mattresses on concrete, and the livingroom is ten degrees hotter than hell. there is only a/c in the bedrooms. go for a 2 bedroom
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