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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

From our first email to the Villas Kalimba we knew we had picked a great location to stay in Samara. Diego at the front desk was very attentive and helpful. Roberto was a great host and very approachable. His dinners are a must, the food was excellent and we left with full bellies. The location is great you can walk...

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I have just returned from our fifth visit to Villas Kalimba. Clearly, we love the place. Roberto's oasis continues to be a wonderful place to stay. It is clean, charming, and located steps away from the beach. The units are spacious and include a well appointed kitchen, a spacious bathroom, a living room, and a large covered...

Thank Andy S
Grande Prairie, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to Villas Kalimba and when we arrived we were greeted like family. Roberto, Diego and staff take care of all your needs. The property is clean and well managed, and in an ideal location. This is probably our favorite place on earth!

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

A 90 second walk to the beach--reasonably priced---- centrally located for all Samara activities--comfortable, secluded villas-- a staff that is always thoughtful, prompt, friendly and efficient-- periodic gourmet feasts prepared by Roberto, the owner-- small and secluded setup (only 7 villas)-- clean beyond belief--- safe and secure-- nestled in what feels like a small rain forest surrounding the swimming pool---WHAT'S...

Thank James S
Surrey, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

The villas are much nicer than the website shows. They are very private even though they are right beside each other. At the edge of town and right across the street from the beach. All the staff is very friendly. Very close to all restaurants and shopping. Favorite local restaurant was on the beach called Bahia, had the red snapper...

Thank Brownfish35
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here with my kids and really enjoyed the ambiance and attention to detail. Great central location across from the beach and walking distance from shops. We loved being around the pool in the evening and meeting other families. Too bad we missed out on the famous dinner offered here!

Thank Musicamel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Villas Kalimba is immaculately clean, charming, secure and offers excellent service with a friendly staff for a modest sum. It is a haven off the road that runs adjacent to the beach so it is quiet but convenient to all the restaurants and activities the beach has to offer. The pool is attractive and a great alternative to the sand...

1Thank Butter B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Villas Kalimba for 10 days and enjoyed every moment of our stay. The Villas are located across the street from Playa Samara. Roberto and the Kalimba Family were caring and attentive and ensured that all of our needs were met. The grounds were beautifully maintained and the Villa we stayed in was nicely decorated,...

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Wilmington, Delaware
Reviewed 17 January 2017

My husband and I stayed here in November for 6 nights and we were so glad we found this place. We stayed in a different lodge on our first night in Samara, but after one night we realized it was not what we wanted. Roberto, the owner, was very kind and helpful getting us set up at Villas Kalimba at...

Thank cjmccaf
east coast
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We spent 9 nights at Villas Kalimba over the Christmas holidays and loved this tranquil, attractive, beautifully maintained lodging. The Villas are conveniently located steps from the beach, close to restaurants and almost next to a market. Although in the "hub" of Samara, the villas are surrounded by gardens that make them feel removed from the noise and activity of...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are just steps away from one of the most beautiful beaches on the Pacific Ocean and within easy walking distance to restaurants, bars, shops, grocery, and other services. Our villas feature fully equipped kitchens, air conditioning, cable TV, telephone, internet connection, in-room safes, and 24 hour security. We offer a perfect and safe place from which to explore the many attractions of the area, or for relaxing in the swimming pool and inviting jacuzzi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villas Kalimba

Address: Playa Samara, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: ₹ 7,153 - ₹ 12,836 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Villas Kalimba offers villas or "casitas" not just rooms so it is unique in this regard.”
 of 5 bubbles 101butterb, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are 6 villas that surround the pool and they each have a private porch. So you can't go wrong.”
 of 5 bubbles cjmccaf, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All of the houses are great!”
 of 5 bubbles familiakarp, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Villa 1, which was lovely. All of the villas seemed equally private and well-situated.”
 of 5 bubbles SloClarkes, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Beach is right across the road...could almost consider beachfront.”
 of 5 bubbles Michael19701114, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
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