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Bambula Samara

50 m norte del Patio Colonial | 50 m al oeste, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
Bambula Samara
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Vermont, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2010

We stayed at Bambula Samara in Nov 2009 and finally have gotten around to posting a comment. We rented the first floor apartment unit. Unit had kitchen, separate air conditioned bedroom and bath. The small pool was right outside our door. Quiet location. The owner Pierre was very pleasant and was in the process of finishing up the place for... More 

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Stuttgart
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2009

We stayed there a year ago, but we still remember! Pierre is great and his place is beautiful. He picked us (backpackers) up from the street - we searched a place to sleep and it was dark already - we went with him at once because he is a guy to trust. The Bambula is a very clean hotel to... More 

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Chico, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2009

Beautiful location, very close to the beach, rooms were very clean and each one had it's own bathroom and shower! Pierre (the owner) was amazingly accomodating and friendly and I would DEFINITELY stay there again and recommend it to others!!

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london
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2009

+++ - Feels at home at Bambula Samara - Very nice welcome from pierre. - Wifi service - not too far from the beach --- - The rooms lack a bit of cleanness - No info on tours, bus timetable, rentals, etc...

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Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2009

it is the best place to stay in Samara, it is quiet, clean, afordable, friendly, and got a swimming pool to chill and refresh, and with and awsome ubication to get to the beach, the guy that rent the place (Pierre), is really nice, and we loved tos tay in there cause we felt really like home, the shower was... More 

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Alexandria, VA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2009

We stayed here with friends in August 2009 and had a blast . Pierre is a great host - he helped set up activities for us and had lots of great recommendations. It was great to come back to hang out by the pool every afternoon. We can't wait to go back to Samara. It's a wondeful little town -... More 

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Alexandria, VA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2009

Great place to stay- comfortable and nice surroundings. Pool is wonderful. Best part is Pierre- the owner, who is absolutely wonderful!! Close to the beach, nightlife and fabulous zipline tour

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Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2009

Bambula is the perfect accommodations for solo, group, family vacation or romantic getaway. Conveniently located to everything this costal community has to offer. Bambula has two one bedroom casitas and a main house, which can be rented by floor. Each floor has a full kitchen, bath, bedroom, AC, internet. All guests have access to pool, hammock and multiple seating areas... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2009

After a number of less-than-fantastic hostel experiences while backpacking around Costa Rica, Bambula could not have come as a more welcome relief for my friends and me. We stayed in the downstairs apartment, complete with bedroom, 2 bathrooms, 2 queen beds, a nice living space with couch, table and kitchen with refrigerator. It was incredibly clean, and refreshingly non-insect-infested :).... More 

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Kingston, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2009

My family and I stayed at Bambula "Aloha" (bottom apartment) for 2 weeks in December 2008, and then another 10 days in January 2009. We are two 30-something adults and 2 toddlers, twins, not yet 2yrs old. Summary: New, clean, safe, comfortable and easy access to everything else in the town - a 5 min walk down to the beach,... More 

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