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Villas Kalimba

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Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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Travelers Rest, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful stay at Villas Kalimba and would recommend it again. The only small complaint we had was that on the Saturday of our stay a neighboring property played very, very loud music all day, non-stop until 10 pm. But other than that one day, this is a peaceful, quiet private property with all the amenities a family... More 

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Ventnor City, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from 2 weeks of pure bliss staying at Villa Sandy in Samara Rocks. Villa Sandy is the upper house on a private hill with one other rental house underneath- completely separate from one another though. Both are a part of Villas Kalimba right down the road. The house is like a fairy tale castle- my kids loved... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a superb experience at Villa Sandy! Our family enjoyed the excellent and attentive service from the staff and gorgeous lay out of the Villa and pool. Super close to all the beaches and quiet and peaceful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Roberto, Diego and staff really go out of their way to make your stay memorable. The authentic Italian dinner was fabulous prepared all day and cooked by Roberto. Wow, we had a 5 course meal!! The kids had never experienced that before. He treated our children like grandchildren. The property is beautiful, safe, quiet for sleeping, private and a clean... More 

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Southampton, New York
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Once again,Roberto just knows how to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable.His knowledge and expertise is second to none.Diego,Isabel and the rest of the staff always step up to the plate.Roberto's dinners are never to be missed.The best family style in Samara, if not Costa Rica. Pura Vida

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Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had the good fortune of staying here for five nights in early December 2015. Even before our arrival we were in constant contact via email. As we drove down the the street towards Kalimba I was a little nervous thinking we would be too close to the beach and the noises that went with it. However,... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hi - I don't normally write reviews - (although I read them for every trip I plan!) - but I would be remiss to not write a review for this gem of a hotel! From the moment we arrived Roberto and his wife greeted us and made us feel like we were part of their family. He took our bags,... More 

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United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

We have just returned from Villas Kalimba for 5 nights over Christmas and NY and it was the perfect place, after spending 8 days in the rain forest. Our two daughters aged 3 and 5 years loved it. The villas are all beautifully clean, well maintained, up to date and have a little kitchen if needed, the pool was lovely... More 

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Dauphin, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

My family- 2 adults and son in gr 11 and daughter in gr 8 loved Villas Kalimba. We stayed for 6 nights from Dec 26- Jan 1. (Last week of our trip) Villa pros-2 bathrooms, 2 bedrooms, air conditioning in the bedrooms, kitchen, beautiful pool. We cooked breakfast and lunch and went out for dinner. Wonderful staff who go out... More 

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Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

This was our second visit to Villas Kalimba, and it won't be our last if we can help it! We were traveling with our three teenage/adult children and the accommodations were perfect for us - one bedroom for my husband and me and the second bedroom (with a cot) for our three children. The extra storage room gave us all... More 

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