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Hotel Sol Samara

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Samara Guanacaste, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just outside of Samara is this small hotel. Nice atmosphere, good rooms including a small refridgerator. Seats outside of the room with a view to the garden. Close to 2 beautifull beaches. Breakfast is simple but good. We stayed in room Pura Vida which was very spacious for 3 people.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is great: A/C in each room, beautifully designed and maintained rooms, free breakfast, small but nice pool, and located about a block from Samara beach. They let us check out an hour late at no extra charge. The one thing to note is that it is not in the main hub on the beach. It is about a... More 

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Lafayette, Indiana
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11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We were the only guests during our stay, so it was extremely quiet. The beach is only about a block away. Very pretty beach with soft sand, shells, coral etc... The service was good at this hotel. They were very friendly and helpful. They set up horseback riding for us. The rooms have AC other hotels in town did not.... More 

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Cancun
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Very lovely rooms with great space, delicious food and drinks, amazing staff, they are very nice and helpful, I had their help whenever I needed them and they happily gave me great advice of where to go and what to do in Samara. The Hotel is in walking distance to the beautiful ocean which is calm and safe to swim... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

Sol Samara was a pleasant hotel at the tranquil end of Playa Samara. Our room was clean and comfortable - with chairs on the terrace to enjoy the birds and flowers. The covered outdoor dining room provided nice (if not terribly local) breakfasts. We loved walking on the beach (just a five minute walk from Sol Samara) with the all... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

Nice small hotel, with all the basic needs covered. Excellent service and very close to the beach. It has a small pool in the back, close to trees that make a great shadow to chill out and have some drinks to enjoy nature.

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Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

Tucked a way at a great place on Samara beach. If you are looking for peaceful place this is it. Samara beach is like most of the beaches in Costa Rica the water is great, the sand is dark. The food at this hotel is very good, breakfist comes with the room and is very good, but they have all... More 

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Grants Pass, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We stayed here for three days at the beginning of our trip. We were right at home, just far enough away from town. The staff was very friendly and our room was adequate as we did not spend much time in it. We did experience ants near our back entrance the first night, a little bug spray around the doorway... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

Don't be fooled by the beautiful photos. This hotel was a huge disappointment. We actually left the first night because we were afraid we would wake up eaten alive by bugs. ROOMS: There are holes in the doors, due to wood paneling. There are also slots where the vented windows did not cover up all the way, allowing bugs a... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Based on the good reviews on this website we booked this hotel for 3 nights. It was however nothing like we had expected. The hotel looks nice from the outside but that is about all.. Our room was very small, there was not really any space for suitcases. The rooms are very noisy. You can practically hear everything, from neighbours... More 

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