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Calgary
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We picked up a last-minute all-inclusive package deal from Air Canada to Hotel Villas Playa Samara located on the Pacific side of Costa Rica. We flew into Liberia and was met outside by an Air Canada representative. The bus ride went direct to the resort and it is typically a 1 hour 40-minute ride to the resort. Our ride took...

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Surfside Beach, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We finished up our Costa Rica Monkey Tour by staying here for our last few nights and we loved it! The beach is right there, the pool is amazing and the service by the people working there is great as well! Samara is only a short shuttle drive away where there is plenty to do! Also they offer tours through...

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Jackson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted to ensure I gave this hotel the review it deserved. Please note we spent the day at the hotel, did not stay overnight. After a fun kayak trip right off the beach to a private island via Monkey Tours we stayed for a massage. The masseuse was very friendly and timely. The spa was small but inviting. After a...

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1Thank Courtney H
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 31 October 2016

We spent the final days of an adventure trip relaxing at Hotel Villas Playa Samara. This was the perfect place to unwind. The beach is spectacular. The service was excellent. The room were beautiful and private. I can't say anything bad about this hotel. I could have spent a month here and been happy everyday!

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3Thank tcadogan
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Our room was huge, with a separate living and sleeping area. Although the bedroom was the only air conditioned room, it was bearable. We had a fabulous large patio with lounge chairs ocean front. Could use a better bar area. Food was good, dinner was best. They are working on getting internet to all rooms.

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3Thank GoIATravel
Reviewed 2 October 2016

the rooms were great and the people were amazing. Special thanks to Marco and Patricia for their attentiveness and hospitality as they were our bartenders and we saw them the most. Everyone we came across was great! amazing food, great drinks, the all inclusive is definitely worth it.The only thing I could say is there is a little entertainment missing....

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3Thank Jenn B
Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Villas playa Samara for 3 nights as part of a Groupon we got with Costa Rica monkey tours. All in all I would say we had a good visit; gorgeous location on the beach, easy walk to town, pool bar and restaurant was nice and the hotel was nice enough that we didn't have to worry to...

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5Thank gotheopenroad
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I came here for 3 days with my Costa Rica monkey tours groupon. Beautiful resort with lots of possibilities when it comes to excursions. Friendly staff, but definitely some language barriers which made some things like ordering food or drinks difficult. Marcos at the bar is the man!! He truly went above and beyond for us. Making sure we were...

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2Thank Kendra P
Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here 3 nights as part of a groupon we got through Costa Rica Monkey Tours. It was during the offseason so it wasn't crowded. Overall a decent resort but not spectacular. PRO -The hotel is located close to the beach & there are palapas for shade. -We were greeted with a cold drink. -Beautiful grounds and landscaping. -Nice...

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7Thank RedDevil1504
Wichita, Kansas
Reviewed 24 September 2016

The area is beautiful, the water was dirty, maybe from the volcanic ash. However, the beach is full of life (not dangerous at all). There is even a horse ride vendor that shows up at the beach (its safe), for an amazing morning sunrise beach horse ride, and see baby turtles. The down side: The area looks great when you...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Multilingual Staff
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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: £188 - £514 (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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“Ask for a renovated room.”
 of 5 bubbles BeenThereDQ, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“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
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