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Hotel Samara Pacific Lodge

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Camino Playa Buenavista, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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Ranked #6 of 15 Hotels in Playa Samara
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for 5 nights in Jan 15. We had a poolside room which was very comfortable and always kept clean. There was a fan and air conditioning in the room if you want to use it. The pool was kept spotless and was refreshing after a day out at the beach. Quiet location but some way out of... More 

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Queens, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone at the hotel was friendly and hospitable. The room was comfortable and clean, though I wonder if anything could be done about the ants in the bathroom. The pool and the restaurant area are great. The walk to the beach is quite long -- 20-25 min to Main Street in Samara -- and I'm not sure I would do... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I loved staying in this hotel! The people are awesome here- A lovely family owns this place- Clémence is a great host and the staff including Paula and Alfredo were all so very hospitable and welcoming. The location is great- close to Playa Buena Vista and Playa Samara, rooms are comfortable. The pool is great to cool... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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31 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Clemence,her husband and staff including Alfredo and Paula were all so very hospitable and welcoming. The rooms were clean and the pool lovely. Wifi not from our room so had to go by the pool which wasn't a problem. Food in the restaurant is all fresh so varies every day and was excellent. Even the gardener and the nightwatchman were... More 

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Denver, Colorado
4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

A real gem! The lodge is a run by a very nice french family. And most of the guests here are french or french Canadian, which made this stay feel like a little bit of Europe in CR. But rest assured both English and Spanish are also spoken here. While the room are not spacious, they are very clean and... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We stayed in this hotel for 3 nights in July and had a great time. The owner is very nice, helpful and hospitable.The swimming pool is relaxed. We did not have a car so we had to walk to the beach and town, this takes about 15 to 20 minutes which is OK. Samara beach is very beautiful! Overall we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

This small hotel very near the magnificent beach of samara is a delight I found it by chance and loved it. The rooms are spacious and clean the bathroom is fine. The rooms open to a garden with deckchairs overlooking the countryside very peaceful and delightful at night. The swimming pool is lovely with deckchairs with very good service from... More 

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Bettendorf, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Stayed only 3 days and felt like old friends by the time we left. Clemenceau picked us up at another hotel in the morning and got our room ready for early check in , in less than half an hour. Nice pool,really great food, people ate there from neighboring hotels, staff was great, and followed up on everything you inquired... More 

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Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014 via mobile

After finding the Hotel, my companion (my sister-in-law) and me were a bit disappointed that it was not on the ocean (our fault). But within 3 hours of our stay, I was in love. Other reviews are correct: fabulous food & staff, fantastic owners & their adorable girl, cats, a dog and yes, a farm out your back door. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I've been looking forward to reviewing this quaint little hotel. It turned out to be just what we needed. First of all, it happens to be a little ways out of town, which turned out to be a happy accident. It was so quiet, peaceful and serene. We walked past other hotels on our way into, or in town, and... More 

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Address: Camino Playa Buenavista, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Samara Pacific Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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#4 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
#5 Family Hotel in Playa Samara

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