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Hotel Villas Playa Samara

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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99 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Booked the room after finding it via Expedia.com. The facility is under the process of redevelopment and renovation. There are new rooms under construction at this time. The people are absolutely wonderful here. There are a few quirks of a destination facility such as their strong desire to keep the visitor on property and conduction activities through their organization. We... More 

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1 Thank Andrew M
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel with a group of 12 people. 2 rooms flooded from plumbing issues. 2 of the people in our group had to switch rooms THREE times. 1 room had no curtains. The rooms are bare and a huge let down, a simple dresser would add so much life to the rooms. Our room had a massive... More 

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Flushing, New York
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015

my boyfriend and i went with monkey tours on a 8 day 7 night trip to costa rica & nicaguara. the last 4 nights, we stayed at playa samara. it room itself is pretty decent; it's very simple. there was a tv mounted on the wall with a comfortable king sized bed and a mini fridge and safe. it was... More 

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2 Thank Iamfrancescaa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

This resort is absolutely a must if your planning to go to the south guanacaste area. Me and my girlfriend rented a car from Playa Nosara and drove all the way south to Playa Santa Teresa. We got to Villas Playa Samara late around 10pm as walk ins and we got amazing service from the start. Good employees and easy... More 

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2 Thank G3770XWthomast
San Jose, Costa Rica
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We spent some time in this hotel some days ago and we had a great time. The hotel is beautiful, with excellent villas the were recently redone. Service is good, food is nice and the beach is so closed you can hear the waves all night long. We had a critical mother nature situation during our stay when a neighbor´s... More 

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1 Thank JoseBaldioceda
Quebec City, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2015

This place was out of our itinerary and we got convinced by a family member who stayed at this resort a few months back. We followed his advice and made our reservation through Air Canada Vacations. All the places we stayed in Costa Rica where okay, I mean, we understand this country still needs some twitches here and there, so... More 

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3 Thank LucieB1111
Montreal, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Spent 3 days in August, if your resort is half empty, why don't you give the best located villa to your guests, toilets not flushing, burned lights in the kitchen, blinds that do not close in the master bedroom & living room, plastic chairs on the deck all dirty, don't you check the furniture inside from time to time, after... More 

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Littleton
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132 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

This hotel is located right on the beach and the property is beautiful. If they would just step up the guest experience a little, this place could be amazing. For example, if you only have four guests staying, put them in rooms near the beach. We truly got the worst rooms on the property with no view, no decor, and... More 

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1 Thank Cbethlynn
Quebec City, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2015

Me and my husband just got back home from a 3 week trip in Costa Rica. This place totally made our trip! Getting to Villas Playa Samara was quite easy and the road is FULLY paved all the way. We encountered many tourists at this resort from Germany, France and Canada, the place is well kept and seems to be... More 

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2 Thank Marie D
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

What a beautiful location. What a beautiful beach. What beautiful countryside. Great Masseuse, Angie, one of the best. Good maid service when requested. Some great restaurants "in town," but not on the property. I asked for help with luggage, sorry no one here. I asked for room service, sorry we don't do that. I asked for takeout from restaurant, no... More 

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a hotel with fully equipped villas and deluxe rooms. We are located in front of the beach very close yo downtown Samara. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Villas Playa Samara

Address: South From the Center of Samara Going Towards Playa Carrillo 3km, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: $316 - $878 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Villas Playa Samara 3*
Number of rooms: 112
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
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“Make sure that there is not a beach event scheduled during your stay if you pay for the upgrade to be ocean front.”
 of 5 bubbles GoIATravel, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a pool side or ocean side room.”
 of 5 bubbles JerryandTina, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“ask for ocean. We stayed in building 35 and it was far from everything.”
 of 5 bubbles atcfinest, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a Villa in the beachfront, if possible, if not, not problem, the walking within the hotel is pleasant and beautiful.”
 of 5 bubbles 148alexanderm, 5 Aug 2016 | Read review
“They never have change! Do not take any $100 bills with you!”
 of 5 bubbles 931brandym, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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