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    Hotel Giada

    Main street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 19 March 2013 via mobile

    Giada is 200 metres from the beach, on the main street of Samara. It has two pools and a jacuzzi. In the front there is an italian restaurant with nice pizzas. All the rooms have air conditioning, tv and a fan plus a safety box....More

    Thank Giselle Z
    Response from giorgio c, Manager at Hotel GiadaResponded 20 March 2013

    Thank you for your comments on Trip Advisor. We was glad to have you here at Hotel Giada and we are glad that you enjoyed Hotel Giada. We hope you will be back to Costa Rica as well as Hotel Giada.

    Reviewed 3 February 2013 via mobile

    I spent only one night. The room was small any yet very nicely equipped. There were two small pools. The restaurant was downstairs and the food was good although my waiter was a bit snobby and he brought me ravioli instead of the fettuccine I...More

    Thank StarrsySmith
    Response from hotelgiada, Owner at Hotel GiadaResponded 5 February 2013

    Thank you for your comments on Trip Advisor. We was glad to have you as a guest here at Hotel Giada. We are sorry for the mistake in the restaurant and I will speak with them so they can be more careful when they take...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2013

    I am surprised that this restaurant does not get a higher rating. While there may be some issues that the hotel is working on, the restaurant is run very well, the food is consistently good, and we have had some great meals there. In particular,...More

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    Response from hotelgiada, Manager at Hotel GiadaResponded 22 January 2013

    Thank you for your comment on Trip Advisor. We are glad that you enjoyed the restuarant and are looking forward to your return to the restuarant.

    Reviewed 11 January 2013 via mobile

    We stayed at the Giada for a week at the end of our honeymoon, what a great place to relax and unwind reflecting on our four weeks in Costa Rica!! The room was great with a balcony overlooking the main pool, the staff were all...More

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    Response from hotelgiada, Manager at Hotel GiadaResponded 12 January 2013

    Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. We are glad that you enjoyed your Honeymoon and the hotel and the restaurant. We hope you will be back to Costa Rica and return to Hotel Giada for a Anniversary. We wish you a great many...More

    Reviewed 11 January 2013

    WE had a really great time in this corner of world . Hotel is a little magic paradise of relax and quite and restaurant is really good with italian quality. Thx to the staff and MR giorgio. really appreciate his suggestion for the trip and...More

    1  Thank sara r
    Response from hotelgiada, Manager at Hotel GiadaResponded 14 January 2013

    Thank you for your comments on Trip Advisor. We was glad to have you at Hotel Giada and that you enjoyed the hotel and restaurant. We hope you will be back to Costa Rica as well as Hotel Giada.

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    • US$63 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 24
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Samara
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    Hello Aloma can you writte us to our page with the exact dates you would like to stay. best regards nancy
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