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Villas Kalimba

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Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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Villas Kalimba
Ranked #2 of 25 Playa Samara B&B and Inns
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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sunriver
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a great value. Each villa is separate with its own kitchen and two baths... Located around a small pool. Lovely grounds. Very quiet in November even though the beach is just across the street. Good parking, good security. Safe in each villa. Senor Roberto, the owner, sometimes cooks a glorious dinner. Staff very competent and friendly. A delight!!... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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60 hotel reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Villas Kalimba is not luxury in the sense of a Four Seasons Resort, but it is pure luxury in its own way. There are only six cabins in a private compound. Because of the layout and landscaping the villas seem completely private. Each villa has two bedrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, a drying and laundry room and a full size... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The proprietors and staff could not have been more welcoming and helpful. What a truly special place. We got home to Toronto and immediately booked our next visit. Roberto and Diego we look forward to seeing you again soon!

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DC
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 via mobile

We loved staying here. It was so comfortable, right across the road from the beach. Having a kitchen, a porch with a hammock and a dining table that looked out on the pool. The pool and surrounding garden were lovely and restful. The rooms were cleaned every day. The bathrooms with their tiled showers were great. What else can I... More

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Individualized, cozy and cute mini-villas surrounding the pool. Extremely private and across street from the peaceful beach. If you are lucky enough you can catch the owner, Roberto, making one of his delicious gourmet meals! Diego at reception was extremely helpful and friendly and even helped us and gave us great recommendations for our travels! We will definitely come back... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We've spend 4 days as family (2 children 10y old) at Roberto's place.Villas Kalimba was our last station after a 3 weeks trip and we could not wish a better place to end at this beautiful place so close to the beach. The villa + private terrace gives you the privacy feeling at home but ....with a great service of... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This my third visit to Kalimba. Stayed for 5 nights with a group of friends. Location is perfect, directly across from the beach. Villas are immaculate, the cleaning staff clean top to bottom everyday. Fully stocked kitchen is a great option for saving $. Private porches double the living space. Prices are extremely reasonable.

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Miami, Florida
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78 reviews 78 reviews
35 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We recently stayed at Villas Kalimba for a fourth time. We reside in Costa Rica part time and on two occasions when we took visiting guests to Playa Samara and Playa Carrillo, we stayed at Villas Kalimba with our guests. The two bedroom casitas are perfect for bringing a guest along (or for couple with children). This is our second... More

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kaarst
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79 reviews 79 reviews
22 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

our expectations based on the information we got before our trip was fully met. The villas are probably the best offer in this small and beautifull beach village! We enjoyed also 2 excellent Italian dinners prepared by the boss. Very nice choice of Italian wines, including a very good prosecco. Perfect for family with younger kids. With a jeep nice... More

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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72 reviews 72 reviews
23 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We greatly enjoyed our stay at Villa Sandy, which is about a fifteen minute walk along the road from both the main Villas Kalimba complex and the long, shallow beach. Sandy is a comfortable, well equipped and spacious Italian-style villa; it also boasts a covered, tiled patio with a dining table, and a private pool. Our closest neighbors were Howler... More

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Additional Information about Villas Kalimba

Address: Playa Samara, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Villas Kalimba Hotel Playa Samara

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