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    Villas Kalimba

    Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good9%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “private pool” (37 reviews)
    “the owner” (111 reviews)
    “costa rica” (119 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
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    Private Balcony
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 29 January 2009

    We had an excellent time staying at the Villas Kalimba. As per previous reviews the grounds were flawless, rooms extremely comfortable and location great. Roberto was a gracious host and his dinner was incredible. We had two families with young children that truly enjoyed all...More

    Thank swanptmatt
    Reviewed 28 January 2009

    A year ago today we were on our way for our first trip to Costa Rica and one of the best vacations we've ever had, at Villas Kalimba. My husband and I travelled with our 12 year old daughter and 8 year old son and...More

    Thank tanyaandgord
    Reviewed 27 January 2009

    Everything about Villas Kalimba was great. The location is right across from the beach, but the villas are tucked away in a walled lush tropical garden and very private from the road and even the other villas. The villas were very clean, breakfast was served...More

    Thank bobandkay
    Reviewed 25 January 2009

    This was our second stay at VIllas Kalimba. The owner, Roberto, has a group of villas and 2 homes for rent. The villas share a large pool, and the houses have their own plunge pool. Roberto is great, very accommodating, and super nice! Our first...More

    Thank RemiVA
    Reviewed 23 January 2009

    I've never written an accomodation review, but I had to for Villas Kalimba. We stayed at Villas Kalimba for 8 nights and from beginning to end, our experience w/ them was warm, friendly, efficient and professional. My husband & I had never been to Costa...More

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    About
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    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 117 - US$ 220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Samara
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    • Villas Kalimba Hotel Playa Samara
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    Room & Suite (107)
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    wildcat22
    5 July 2015|
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    Response from robrica | Property representative |
    The villa have a laundry room,with a sink, there is not washer and dryer, but,there is a lundry service at the hotel
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    1 January 2015|
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    "All the rooms would be good."
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    "Stayed in Villa # 3, on street side but pretty quiet."
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    "Great place!"
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    "There are only 6 Villas and the are all steps away from the beach!"
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