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Hotel Belvedere - Playa Samara

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location! About a 5 min walk from the beach and close to everything. The hotel is about a 100 yard walk from the Samara-Carrillo highway. A couple convenience stores are very close, which is nice. Room was very clean, the grounds were immaculate, and the a/c worked quite well. The room was equipped with a mini-fridge and a hair... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 7 October 2016

We loved this place: helpful owner (our aircon wasn't working, he fixed it immediately), a refreshing pool in great condition with sun loungers, rooms neat and tidy, and they have every basic amenity a traveler needs (for this price range). Breakfast is extra but it was filling. Location is five minutes from the beach. Highly recommended.

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Bethel, Connecticut
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Reviewed 15 September 2016

the place is away from the road and quiet, tropical, great, crystal clean pool with one quarter of it shallow for kids divided by cement pillars! spent the day at the pool. Although I did not stay overnight at this visit I viewed the rooms and they were very clean.

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Vancouver, Canada
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Reviewed 2 September 2016

The staff were helpful and accommodating even though we had no reservation. The rooms were spotless and great value for money. We lived the pools with the howler monkeys bouncing around in the trees overhead. A delightful stay. Also, great views! They had to have us change rooms one night so they even gave us free breakfast. Highly recommended.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a terrific stay at the Hotel Belvedere in June. The room was clean and spacious (we stayed in a room with a separate living area and kitchenette) and the grounds were lovely. We enjoyed the pool and the monkeys and iguanas who were in the trees. The owners were extremely helpful. I needed some medical... More 

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Reviewed 16 August 2016

We stayed at this hotel for 3 nights and I have to say it is the best hotel in Samara!!! I really enjoyed my stay in Belvedere, it had everything I was looking for, it is a small hotel with beautiful gardens, clean and very private swimming pools, close to everything but yet peaceful, a very short walk to the... More 

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Eugene, OR, USA
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

We stayed at the Hotel Belvedere for 3 nights in July. The location is the best amenity. It's a nice easy walk through town to the beach. The town seemed safe at night too. Samara is a nice town with a nice beach. Our room was nice, but the bathroom could use some work. The lights over the vanity worked,... More 

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Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Everything here is wonderful - the staff the rooms the pool and just the general atmosphere. The staff are so helpful and kind and everything is kept very clean. The rooms are beautiful and the pool area is nice and spacious. The hotel is set a little back from the main town (5 mins walk). Would really recommend this place!

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Thank Jennifer S
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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights at this hotel and loved it. The bed is comfortable and the air conditioning was a must - many hotels do not have air conditioning but this area is so hot and muggy that I specifically looked for a hotel with air conditioning. This is a small hotel with only twelve rooms but each room... More 

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michaela52, Owner at Hotel Belvedere - Playa Samara, responded to this review

we are happy that you enjoyed your stay at our little Paradise. To talk about your issiues. You should let us now, if you have any problems, at Check in Time we are telling all of our Guests , if there are Problems or issues please let us now, we are happy to solve and fix the Problems. More 

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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We booked 2 nights and stayed for 4 nights. We loved the place. Clean rooms, with all we needed. Little details as enough hooks for your clothes and towels seem to be an exception compared to other hotels we stayed in for the same price. But also a safe, fridge and a lot of towels added to our experience. The... More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Hotel Belvedere - Playa Samara

Address: Playa Samara, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: $78 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Belvedere - Playa Samara 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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“did not stay in a room this time, but will most likely stay pool side when I return”
 of 5 bubbles Pate007, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles KristinaEmmott, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I booked room 6 & 7 just in front of the swimming pool but it wasn't noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles 782judithh, 16 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The front building is more convenient to the town.”
 of 5 bubbles OregonTraveller71, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Reserve Room 24!”
 of 5 bubbles kimberlyaquinn, 10 May 2016 | Read review
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