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Mead, Washington
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 14 December 2015

We visited this location on a Costa Rica Monkey Tour. Our room was an ocean view suite (2B) and there was a nice ocean view if you were sitting in the living room or on the porch which had a hammock and two beach chairs. This room was a one bedroom with a kitchenette. It was clean with minimal utensils,... More 

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Bennington, Vermont
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55 reviews
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Reviewed 11 December 2015

We stayed here two nights as part of a tour group. The beach was quiet with lovely sand and the water extremely warm.Unfortunately the visibility is poor so we could not enjoy any snorkeling. We ate most of our meals at the restaurant. The food was very good and the kitchen was very accommodating of my gluten free diet. The... More 

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Fredericton, Canada
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59 reviews
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Reviewed 8 December 2015

This place isn't super fancy, but it was clean and comfortable and had a great beach and pool. I spent the whole day going between the beach and the pool and loved every second. Our room was basic but quiet and clean and the A/C worked great. The breakfast buffet was good. We walked to the town from the resort... More 

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Edison, New Jersey
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Reviewed 2 December 2015

The rooms we saw on the website the deluxe room is not what you get this deluxe room of mine is on second floor only has bed no other furniture there is no where to sit except the bed there is no table or chairs . The closet is so small it has 2 small shelves. There was a fridge... More 

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Reviewed 24 November 2015

On arriving you feel a wow factor but after a bit you realise that it doesn't feel as special as it looks. We saw a few people arrive at they're rooms and then relocate as some rooms are fantastic and some are below many people's standards. We made friends with some Canadians and they showed us their bathroom and it... More 

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Dunedin
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Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

Do not pay extra for the ocean view villas as they only air condition the bedroom, have no TV or WiFi, and not much of a view. Getting the all-inclusive while you are there is a good idea as there is very little in the town of Samara.

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Oregon Coast, Oregon
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Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

The hotel pool is a short walk from the beach and has good music and a pool bar . The villas are a little old, but overall very nice and spacious. The staff is very helpful in organizing the activities you want to do in the area. There is a spa with massage options . I've heard a lot about... More 

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 November 2015

Lovely pool with a wet bar which you could swim up to for ag cocktail nice beach and warm sea Villas comfortable and a good size The restaurant had good breakfasts and the evening meals had good variety and were reasonably priced

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Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

I am staying at this hotel right now as part of a Costa Rica Monkey Tours tour. If you are on one of their tours you probably don't have a choice, but if you are an independent traveller avoid this place. The beach is OK, the location is good, but as far as room comfort or customer service - they... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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Reviewed 4 November 2015

Hotel pool is steps from the beach and has great music and a swim up bar. The villas are a tiny bit dated but overall very nice and spacious. Staff is very helpful setting up any activities you want to do in the area. There's a spa onsite with great massage options. I heard a lot about other options close... More 

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a hotel with fully equipped villas and deluxe rooms. We are located in front of the beach very close yo downtown Samara. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Villas Playa Samara

Address: South From the Center of Samara Going Towards Playa Carrillo 3km, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: ₹ 15,080 - ₹ 36,055 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Villas Playa Samara 3*
Number of rooms: 112
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
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“Make sure that there is not a beach event scheduled during your stay if you pay for the upgrade to be ocean front.”
 of 5 bubbles GoIATravel, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a pool side or ocean side room.”
 of 5 bubbles JerryandTina, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“ask for ocean. We stayed in building 35 and it was far from everything.”
 of 5 bubbles atcfinest, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a Villa in the beachfront, if possible, if not, not problem, the walking within the hotel is pleasant and beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles 148alexanderm, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They never have change! Do not take any $100 bills with you!”
 of 5 bubbles 931brandym, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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