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Mirador de Samara

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Guanacaste Samara, Playa Samara 1200, Costa Rica
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Ranked #11 of 15 Hotels in Playa Samara
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Spruce Grove, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location was great and you can tell that once upon a time this place was in it's glory but it is getting run down and the girl who was acting as reception service was very poor and was never upfront on timing of things and literally we had to knock on her door 3 times and she ignored our... More

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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Two of us stayed in an apartment for three nights and had a very welcoming and comfortable stay. The owner is very friendly (he even drove us and our luggage to our front door) and was accommodating to any questions that we had. The apartment was a great size with plenty of space and more than adequately appointed. Whilst the... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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8 reviews 8 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I stayed at the Mirador last summer with my boyfriend. The apartments were exactly what we were looking for, enabling us to cook instead of going out to eat. We were there in low season, so it wasn't crowded, but Max and his wife and daughter were always around which made it feel very safe - we knew if we... More

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Paris, France
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Very good experience , and thank you again to the owner for having change my tyre !! Good pool , very relaxing place and good prices in november . I will remember the mirador of samara as a very good hotel .

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

Myself and about 5 other friends stayed at the Mirador from Jan 29th to Feb 4th. I gotta say overall what stood out for me was the amazing view, the sun sets where spectacular. Another particular characteristic I really liked was that they where pet friendly, I've been travelling to Costa Rica for several years now and this is a... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

We stayed here over the Christmas period and New Year. The location of the hotel is ideal for local amenities and the beach which is only a five minute walk away. Our room had a fantastic view of the bay and was very spacious. The staff were very friendly and Max, the proprietor, made us feel very welcome. One thing... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013 via mobile

My family and I went to Hotel Mirador de Samara during New Years. If you visit Hotel Mirador it will be the worst experience you'll have in Costa Rica! The grounds were concrete with a thick coat of dust, the sheets were tattered and were a mouse grey color with a musty scent. It had a great location, just blocks... More

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prepayment, Owner at Mirador de Samara, responded to this review

I must say that this review is the most strangest that my hotel has received for about 20 years running. Either this traveler never stayed in the hotel Mirador , and had some information from a third person and mixed true and untrue details together. Or its just a simple way tto try to harm the buisiness 1..The swimming pool... More

San Jose
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55 reviews 55 reviews
12 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

We were planning a quick getaway for last New Year´s Eve but we had the problem of not having anyone to take care of our 2 dogs. We remembered then that my brother in law has stayed at this hotel with his Golden Retriever and family and right ahead we reserved our spot. I must say the hotel is nice:... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

My wife and I began our honeymoon in Sámara and were blown away by the view at this hotel. Rustic, and literally no a/c, but the proprietor, Max, was awesome and the view was stunning. Minutes walk from the beaches/town/shops/etc. Super low-key, unfortunately being a northerner (Minnesota) I needed a/c, but if you want adventure, this is the place to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at the Mirador de Samara for one week and enjoyed it. Apartment is great with a million dollar view of the bay from our very spacious deck. No mosquitos and a pleasure to sit outside in the evening. Pool area was a bit disappointing with not much shade but, hey, there is 5kms of beautiful sandy beach only... More

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Address: Guanacaste Samara, Playa Samara 1200, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
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Hotel Class:3 star — Mirador de Samara 3*
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