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Hotel Samara Pacific Lodge

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Camino Playa Buenavista, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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Ranked #6 of 15 Hotels in Playa Samara
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014
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Denver, Colorado
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
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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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
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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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
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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Staunton, Virginia
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We stayed here for 4 nights in February. The hotel is a small family run establishment. The rooms are comfortable, very clean, and well maintained. The pool is a salt water pool and very refreshing. The hotel is located within easy walking distance of the beach, and of downtown Samara. Breakfast was quite good, and dinners were delicious and beautifully... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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131 reviews 131 reviews
100 hotel reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

This hotel is about 1.3 km from the town itself - thank heavens! Close proximity to the town might be wonderful for under 30s, but.....The hotel itself was great. Rooms weren't exactly spacious - ours was a family unit with divided spaces for a bunk bed for kids, so not much room inside, but good wardrobe space with shelving as... More

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Montreal, Canada
19 reviews 19 reviews
17 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2014

We stayed in Samara for 5 nights during our holiday in Costa Rica and we had a fantastic time. I would say that the friendliness of the hotel staff really made our stay enjoyable in Samara. Granted, the hotel is not on the beach, it isn't far either. If you have a car, it's a very quick car ride and... More

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Bowen Island, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

We just returned from 4 nights at the Pacific Lodge. We had a lovely stay. This was the last part of our trip so we wanted to relax and soak up the last of the rays while we had a chance. Clémence, the owner, is super hardworking and kind. She upgraded our room and took good care of us during... 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:3 star — Hotel Samara Pacific Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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