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Hotel Samara Beach

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Room & Suite (44)
Pool & Beach (15)


Samara Beach Hotel is located just 50 meters from the beach, on the Main Street of Playa Samara. Our Hotel is decorated in a tropical style with a Garden with unbelievable blooming flora everywhere and swimming pool where YOU CAN RELAX AND ENJOY A PEACEFUL ATMOSPHERE. Our Hotel has 20 spacious rooms, everyone equipped with a private bathroom with hot water, air conditioning, king size bed and one double bed, TV, mini-refrigerator, security box and balcony overlooking our garden and pool. For those arriving by car, vehicles can be left in our private secure parking lot. THE BREAKFAST IS INCLUDED IN THE RATE and it is served in a typical "Rancho" SURROUNDED WITH A RICH AND VIBRANT VEGETATION full of flowers, plants, and unexpected surprises. SAMARA BEACH HOTEL's wonderful location offers our guests RICHNESS AND COMFORT. Our friendly staff will help and assist you in organizing a wonderful holiday in Samara. Guided tours available for those who wish to truly immerse themselves in this BEAUTIFUL PARADISE. For those looking for adventure we offer horseback riding, boat tour, diving, canopy, kayak tours, surfing, sport fishing, turtle tours, and more. We also offer transportation and assistance. We are very close to bus stop; taxi service is available from Liberia Airport (2 hours away) or from San Jose Airport (4 hours away). Bus service is available from San Jose (get off at in the center of town), and Nosara Airport (1 hour a half away) offers domestic flights to and from San Jose Airport. Our Hotel is the perfect place for replenish yourself with the positive sensation of this enchanting atmosphere.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Air conditioning
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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clean pools, friendly staff. Zero racism. My family had a great time. We cant wait to go back to this hotel. If you are looking for a clean hotel with nice staff this is the place for you. Happy trails fellow travelers!
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We stayed 2 nights at the Samara Beach hotel. Not having a car during our trip, we needed a place close to the beach and knowing we were going to a budget hotel we opted for a superior room for 4 people. The room was clean but small. The ceiling lights were burned (fixed after
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Our room was very basic. We did not select the all-inclusive option. Those on our tour selected this were not happy with the food. It is good if you like to drink by the pool. There are some upscale rooms. Our room had cockroaches. Breakfast on the second day had no fruits and
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Basic hotel with enough amenities if you are going to be at the beach the whole time. Even if you want to just stay by the pool, this is a good place. Centrally located on the main street as you enter Samara, it is within easy walking distance to the beach and all restaurants
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We stayed at this hotel for two nights as part of our group tour through Southern India. The outside appearance looked 5 star and we thought - fantastic! However, this was the worst hotel that we stayed in during our 21 days in India. The positives - big room with a balcony
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Does the hotel provide towels for the pool?
No they only provide towels for the bath
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There is bus direct to San Jose, it takes about 5-6 hours . About 15 dollar pp.
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Air conditioning?
Yes there was and it worked very well!
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Buenas noches, me podrían enviar el número, gracias.
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"All rooms face the pool. Lower rooms are patio entry, upper rooms have balcony. More central rooms better view of pool."
"1st floor rooms have a balcony; ground floor have terraces."
"stay on second floor, you get a cute balcony"
"room 16 had the bad Aircon"
"All rooms had a view of the pool."
US$78 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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