We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Hotel Samara Inn

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Hotel Samara Inn
View Map
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

97 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 51: English reviews
Start your review of Hotel Samara Inn
 Click to rate
Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

It is not in the center but very close Very clean Great breakfast Very nice personnel Small but nice pool- absolutely sufficient You can walk 5 min to the beach, which is beautiful You have beach view, no buildings built in front Nice views on breakfast Recommended for sure!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank zed29
Reviewed 2 January 2017

I really enjoyed the stay, the hotel is in great condition, seems kind of new to me. The pool despite being a little small is a good place to relax. The staff is very frindly, and de breakfast you can choose from different choices, I always chose the typical option and it was delicious. I look forward to staying with...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Manuel F
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

On arriving at Sámara Inn we were disappointed to see that it was nowhere near Sámara centre or beach. Website says 500m away but it was at least 1km. The hotel itself was nice, pool looked lovely and staff were friendly. Our room was basic but covered with dead ants. They could not offer us another room so we did...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Kimberley T
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Room gloomy. Rubber sheets on bed, no fridge. Restaurant only open occasionally. Breakfasts good. Had to go into village for lunch and dinner. Pool area very small and no shade for relaxers. No drinks available - no bar, no cafe!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Anne K
Pinawa, Canada
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Fairly new place and friendly front lobby staff. Room is nice, good air conditioning, keypad safe, including free breakfast. This part is good overall. On the negative side, our waitress is not very friendly. We asked for hard fried eggs and crispy bacon, sent the plate back twice as the eggs were still soft. The pictures and literature make it...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Lori8083
Coldbrook, Canada
Reviewed 26 January 2016

This hotel of about 14 units is very welcoming, clean, and within a short distance of the beach. It has an authentic Italian chef and the food was of excellent taste and presentation. The staff were fantastic and made sure we were given excellent food choices paired with fantastic wine (red and white). We were all delighted and , if...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Ben G
Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

Somewhere I read that if you spend some time in Sámara then you fall in love with this small little town. Well, that's true. I felt in love in a couple of days actually. We had the chance to stay at Sámara Inn and we had a great time there. This is a comfy, adorable, relaxed hotel in which we...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Giulia L
Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

We spent two nights here after demanding to be moved from Guanamar hotel. Thank goodness we did. So my better, suggest you go there take a photo of the view then leave! 14 rooms in Samara inn so its not heaving and noisy. The pool is also a jacuzzi and we spent many hours relaxing in there when it was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank swind0nnicki
Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

What a lovely hotel. The rooms are quite small, but have everything you need, including a hairdryer. The shower is ok, but not very warm. Breakfast was ok, but I had to send back my fried eggs as they weren't cooked enough. The small pool and jacuzzi were great and we even went for a late night dip to cool...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Lesley L
parma
Reviewed 10 November 2015

The Hotel is in an excellent location. The room was clean, comfortable and had all the facilities one could want.The staff were amazing. In all parts of the hotel, they were warm, friendly and helpful. It was apparent that they genuinely enjoyed interacting with the guests and took care to make sure we enjoyed our stay. The breakfast choice was...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank manferdini

52 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (41)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (9)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Other (23)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (11)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (2)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Playa Samara hotels
3.5 km away
The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara
The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara
#1 of 16 in Playa Samara
816 reviews
1.0 km away
Hotel Belvedere - Playa Samara
Hotel Belvedere - Playa Samara
#2 of 16 in Playa Samara
379 reviews
0.7 km away
Hotel Samara Pacific Lodge
Hotel Samara Pacific Lodge
#3 of 16 in Playa Samara
489 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.8 km away
Lodge Las Ranas
Lodge Las Ranas
#5 of 16 in Playa Samara
285 reviews
0.0 km away
Rancho De La Playa
Rancho De La Playa
#7 of 16 in Playa Samara
115 reviews
2.8 km away
Hotel Sol Samara
Hotel Sol Samara
#11 of 16 in Playa Samara
215 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At Samara Inn we are pleased to host you and to provide you with great place to stay in this natural paradise.14 charmining rooms with a/c, cable tv,hot water, private bath and balcony. Everythings there is for your comfortable and pleasant stay ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Samara Inn

Address: Metros Oeste Banco Nacional 500, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: $91 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Samara Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 14
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Travelocity, Orbitz, TripOnline SA and Cheap Tickets so you can book your Hotel Samara Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Hotel Samara Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Upper level better.”
annek808, 25 Feb 2016 | Read review
“American prices for a Costa Rican level of service.”
Lori8083, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Nice small pool & Jacuzzi, great view, wheelchair accessible.Just a delightful place both hotel and restaurant..includes a full breakfast!”
BenG140, 26 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask for away from the road.”
FuzzyDunlopez, 15 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Rooms at the back of the hotel are a bit quieter, but you can't get away from the vehicle noise and the barking dogs.”
AllanSEnderby, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
5 of 5