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The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara

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Breakfast included
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

We booked because of the high rate of the hotel, honestly a fair hotel without excellence. If you don’t have your own car is 30min by walk from the center. WiFi poorly working, breakfast served without self service and just some variety. We appreciated the...More

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Response from Monreal, Owner at The Hideaway Hotel Playa SamaraResponded 2 April 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Thanks for also mentioning that we are located at the south end of Playa Samara and, depending on the tide, a 35 55 minute walk into the town center. We will gladly arrange a taxi...More

Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Very well run hotel with lovely large rooms and bathrooms all with a/c and quality Egyptian cotton sheets. Spotlessly clean and hands on owner manager whose mission is definitely to make sure his guests have the best possible experience. Attentive, charming and dedicated staff. Small...More

1  Thank AntoniaRobinson
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed the Hideaway Hotel. The hotel was clean and the service was outstanding. The food and drinks were great. The owners were onsite. It was a great location. You could walk to the beach down the street for a swim or see the...More

1  Thank MaryM04021
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The hotel is in a great location between to great beaches. A beach walk in the evening can take you to the main "business" center where the restaurants are.......the service at the Hideaway is really the outstanding feature. Very attentive without being "too tourist friendly"....More

1  Thank Mary H
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

My wife and I booked this hotel for a rest after after a fantastic tour of Costa Rica. We chose it based on very positive trip advisor reviews and its proximity to Sámara and Carrillo beaches. It was a great choice. We were warmly welcomed...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$100 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
#1 Family Hotel in Playa Samara
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US$100 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
#1 Family Hotel in Playa Samara
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Maria A
7 May 2018|
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Response from PeterW2257 | Reviewed this property |
We had an end room so had a weak connection. Probably ok in the other rooms!
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Response from smcdaniel221 | Reviewed this property |
It is about 1.5-2 hours depending on traffic. We had a rental car for our 2 week stay so we drove to the hotel. We went a little slower then the locals being in the country for the first time and becoming familiar with... More
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Alissa C
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Response from Alan G | Reviewed this property |
Its about 2 hours from Liberia to the Hideaway. Just FYI: We decided not to rent a car and the hotel arranged a driver from a tour firm. For our family of 5 it was about $150. It was nice to have an air-conditioned van... More
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"We stayed in several rooms over the years, it seems they are all nice."
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