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Hotel Giada

2.5 of 5 Main street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Lac Sainte-Marie, Quebec, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice hotel, with a beautiful courtyard pool.Excellent value.Short walk to the beach.Good breakfast.We will definitely stay here again.Samara is a great area to visit. Rob and Marion Lac Ste Marie,Qc

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giorgio c, General Manager at Hotel Giada, responded to this review

It was a pleasure to serve you. Will always be welcome at Hotel Giada!! More 

Toronto, Canada
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Hotel is close to Playa Samara, less than 5min walk. Good location. Hotel staff is very friendly and helpful. Pizza at the hotel restaurant is tasty. Pool is nice, but a bit small. Worth value of the money.

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giorgio c, Manager at Hotel Giada, responded to this review

Thanks for your Positive comments. We hope you can visit us again soon!! More 

Edmonton, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for 4 nights over Christmas. The breakfast was great, good value for the money. The room was very nice. It had a balcony overlooking the pool. There were a few insects in the room which didn't bother us much.

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giorgio c, Manager at Hotel Giada, responded to this review

We regret what happened with bugs, there are times when this is unavoidable. however this will always be welcome to your Hotel, we are to serve!! More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

After a horrible night in a hostel nearby, we switched to this hotel. Best choice ever! We got there at 9:30 in the morning to ask if we could leave our luggage till check in, and we could go straight to our room! Great service! It is a basic hotel, with 2 pools and it's very quiet. Beach and restaurants... More 

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giorgio c, Manager at Hotel Giada, responded to this review

Always welcome to our team would be honored to serve you again. More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This hotel was great. The pictures are a little old. Walking distance to the beach and great location. There is a bar next door that was pretty awesome. Great hotel to stay the time in Playa Samara. Front desk associate Monica was awesome as well!

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giorgio c, Manager at Hotel Giada, responded to this review

Always welcome at Hotel Giada, for us it is a pleasure to serve you! More 

San Francisco, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We came to stay at the Hotel Giada for 5 days, but we ended up staying 10! The hotel is clean, well-maintained, and the staff is always courteous and helpful. We loved the great breakfast every morning, the pool, and the grounds, where we had our lunch picnic every day. The green season was a great deal (30% off) and... More 

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giorgio c, Gerente at Hotel Giada, responded to this review

Been a pleasure to serve you and we are happy that they have been comfortable in our hotel. We hope you can visit us again soon, will always be welcome!!! More 

Florida
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Giada is about a 2 minute walk from the beach & in a perfect location for dining & shopping. The staff is very friendly & helpful. There are 2 nice pools & the grounds are landscaped besutifuy. I love Samara & Giada was a great place to stay during my stop here.

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giorgio c, Gerente at Hotel Giada, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your good feedback, to have been a pleasure to serve you. hope you can return soon, all the staff will be at your disposal for whatever you need!! More 

San Jose, Costa Rica
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I did not stay at Hotel Giada, however, while waiting for our bus we stopped here to wait. Half way through our travels I realized I had left behind my purse along with my wallet, phone and PASSPORT at Hotel Giada. As you can imagine I was horrified and immediately notified our driver of the situation. But Apparently he had... More 

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giorgio c, Gerente at Hotel Giada, responded to this review

Been a pleasure to be able to help, we hope you can visit some day!! More 

2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

on our first trip to Samara Beach my wife and I stayed at the Hotel Gaida for about a week and were treated to a first class experience. Close to the beach, restaurants, nightlife and shops made this hotel the perfect location for us and it felt like a home away from home due to the care and attention of... More 

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giorgio c, Manager at Hotel Giada, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments. We are glad that you enjoyed Hotel Giada and Playa Samara. We hope to see you soon. More 

Fernandina Beach, Florida
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Playa Samara is such a wonderful, simple place to relax and have fun. Hotel Giada keeps it relaxed and simple as well. The rooms are clean with A/C and TV. The bed is really nice with a very supportive firm mattress, which helps after a long day of play! A selection of two pools (one in the back is more... More 

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giorgio c, Manager at Hotel Giada, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. We was glad to have you here and that you enjoyed the hotel. We hope you will return to Hotel Giada as well as Costa Rica. More 

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Address: Main street, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Giada 2.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Giada Hotel Playa Samara
Hotel Style:
#7 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara

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