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The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara

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on the road from Samara to Carrillo | 150 meters from the ICE Tower, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Edmonton, Alberta
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58 reviews 58 reviews
19 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars NEW

Service, comfort, quiet and proximity to beach all get high marks in this boutique hotel. There are 12 rooms, 6 in each of the two small buildings in a well planted garden. Upper rooms have nice views of surrounding landscape although a couple of the lower rooms might be darker. The hotel is a 2 minute walk from the quiet... More 

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London, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Hideaway for an unexpected visit as we arrived in Samara early for our other accommodation. The staff were fabulous, so friendly and helpful, they came around daily to check in and see how you were doing, if you wanted any recommendations for things to do. The pool was beautiful and cool, great to lounge around in... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to Costa Rica 4 times now and would rate The Hideaway among one of the nicest hotels in this area of the country. The rooms are large, clean, and quiet. The service and hospitality we received from Martina and her staff was personal, friendly and constant. The feel of the Hideaway is more like a B&B or... More 

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Littleton, Colorado
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43 reviews 43 reviews
17 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I see how The Hideaway Hotel in Playa Samara got its name. It truly is a lovely, serene place to hideaway. We were greeted warmly by Martina (mgr) and she gave us the run down on the restaurant and the great beach amenities they have to borrow and the high tide, low tide posting at the front desk. The grounds... More 

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Trenton
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff are very friendly and helpful. There is a nice restaurant beside the pool with an extensive menu. It is a short walk to the beach. The beach is great to explore at low tide. Make sure you good water shoes as many rocks if you go to the western edge.

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Franklin, Tennessee
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good, friendly people...YES. Clean, safe property...YES. Good food, but boring menu...YES. Convenient to beach...well...if you want to take a comfortable walk. The rooms? Well, plenty of space and clean but furniture could use upgrading. Room privacy? Not without all curtains closed. Bar and restaurant closes too early (8pm). Pool is small but refreshing.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff is very friendly, food is good and the rooms are large and clean with air conditioning. It is a lovely quiet place to stay in walking distance to 2 different beaches. Carrillo beach with it's palm trees for shade is one of the most beautiful I have seen on the Pacific coast in Costa Rica.

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Ithaca, New York, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a relatively new place and is well designed and maintained. It's close to the beach in Samara (you can hear the ocean) and, more importantly for us, the one at Playa Carillo, which is even nicer. They provide beach towels and chairs on request - very helpful. But all the amenities aside, it was the staff that made... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rosy and Doug are great hosts! Property was spotless. Staff friendly and very helpful. Breakfast order put in night before for our early departure. Our second visit and we already felt like family! Thanks again, The Mccanes

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Vancouver, Canada
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was very hot on the day we arrived from cool Monteverde so we loved the air conditioning. It became a problem though when something caused the unit outside to start vibrating and we didn't think we'd have a restful sleep as a result - it was loud enough to really bother us. When we complained to the front desk... More 

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Address: on the road from Samara to Carrillo | 150 meters from the ICE Tower, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
#1 Family Hotel in Playa Samara

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