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Hotel Villas Playa Samara

2.1 km from Playa Samara centre
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Apr 2 Apr 3
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
South From the Center of Samara Going Towards Playa Carrillo 3km, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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    Reviewed 28 February 2016

    My husband and I stayed at this resort from Jan 26 - Feb 4. We have been to Costa Rica 3 other times and this trip would be our 4th. This resort was by far the least favourite of all our trips to Costa Rica....More

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    Response from VPSguestmanager, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Villas Playa Samara

    First than all we would like to thank you for taking the time to review our property. Like you have mentioned we do offer one if not the most beautiful beach location in Guanacaste this is one of our major assets of the hotel, we...More

    Reviewed 28 February 2016

    This is a tough review, as I'd like to give this resort a higher rating, but the experience we just had brought it down significantly. The staff were very friendly and attempted to do a good job, but it seemed the resort wasn't very well...More

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    Response from VPSguestmanager, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Villas Playa Samara

    Dear Larry M, first than all we would like to thank you for taking the time to review our property. We are sorry that we were not able to meet you expectation with the first room that was offer to you unfortunately at the time...More

    Reviewed 26 February 2016

    Helpful and friendly check in. Lovely room and really comfortable beds. Seemed to be recently upgraded room. Enjoyed the pool and swim up bar. The food was only average on the all inclusive package. One of the better hotels on Samara Beach.More

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    Response from VPSguestmanager, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Villas Playa Samara

    Dear Anne, thank you for taking the time of writing a review for our hotel. We are really happy that you enjoyed our fantastic beachfront property, that you enjoyed your stay in one of nice rooms that we offer to our customers and that you...More

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    Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

    The only good thing about this resort is the magnificent view from our ocean front villa. After that stay clear. After waiting 45 minutes for our room which was to be ready by 3 pm we finally got our villa which is dated and full...More

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    Response from VPSguestmanager, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Villas Playa Samara

    First than all we would like to clarify that we have never offered our property anywhere as a 5 stars. We are considered to be a 4 stars based on our resort quality and amenities. You received one of the best villas on our property...More

    Reviewed 22 February 2016

    We did a Groupon with Monkey Tours which included the last 3 nights at this resort. We extended it another 3 days as we wanted the 6 days of relaxation after the tour. When we arrived we checked in quickly, and unpacked after living from...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    darlene k
    My husband and I are booked at your hotel for March 12/17 and I am packing!! Just wanted to make sure that there are hair dryers in the rooms and if there is snorkeling available... I hate to take up packing spaces with my snorkeling equipment if it is not needed. Can't wait to get there!!!
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    Response from banjolou | Reviewed this property |
    we had a hair dryer in our room 2702 - but the outlet stopped working part way into out trip - I was able to move to the plug just on the outside of the bathroom and still see the mirror so that worked fine though a bit... More
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    Sherilyn D
    I'm wondering if it's better to visit Hotel Villas Playa Samara in Aug or September?
    1 February 2017|
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    Response from RedDevil1504 | Reviewed this property |
    Aug/Sept are both about the same. It's the rainy season there so it can be pretty hit or miss. We got lucky last Sept and had great weather for four days. The week before it had rained hard for five days. It's a total... More
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    Sherilyn D
    I noticed reading through the questions that the hotel offers a 1 day excursion to La Paz Waterfall Gardens, can you give a description of what the excursion includes.Thank you
    31 January 2017|
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    Room Tips
    "All villas located close to beach and pool."
    Joyce Y, 2 days agoRead review
    "away from the construction."
    bmcta, 3 days agoRead review
    "Not all rooms have televisions so if you want one be sure to specify."
    Scraky, 10 days agoRead review
    "Try to book a room with a private patio with an ocean view."
    sweatshop51, 16 days agoRead review
    "Make sure that your room has a patio door or you will be stuck in a room that feels like a cave."
    Sofi124, 18 days agoRead review
    "The Deluxe room is not actually a villa, its more of an apartment style building with individual hotel rooms."
    Sara M, 18 days agoRead review
    "There's a new construction project along south border of property. Stay away unless you enjoy a 6am..."
    Andrew M, 19 days agoRead review
    "room near beach had kitchenette and living room."
    Nicole B, 26 days agoRead review
    "The deluxe rooms are newly renovated and lower # villas are close to the beach"
    southviewfarm, 1 month agoRead review
    "4200's are away from construction noise."
    Lynda S, 1 month agoRead review
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