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Samara Tree House Inn

2.5 of 5 Inn   |   Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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70 reviews 70 reviews
13 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first night in Costa Rica. What a nice surprise. Clean, wonderful people and a big window view (with no glass) of the gorgeous coast. We immediately took naps in the hammocks hanging under our "tree house" and slept to the sound of the waves during this nap and later in our beds at night. The place is... More

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible place smack dab on the beautiful Samara Beach. Four tree houses and two apartments adjacent to the pool on ground level (for people like me who can't do stairs). All have the same basic layout. Fully equipped kitchen, nice lounging area, trippy bedroom, very nice bathrooms... your own hammocks outside, bbq and sink under your treehouse with bay windows... More

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Saskatoon, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We LOVED our stay at Samara Tree House and would easily stay here again. The location is absolutely perfect as it is directly on the beach with a great open view of it. The area is completely gated. The woodwork is beautiful. The tree house comes with a full kitchen with everything you would need and a large fridge (but... More

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Atlanta
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95 reviews 95 reviews
39 hotel reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in one of the beachfront tree houses last month. Views are important to me and after all the research I did on beachside accommodations with an ocean view in Costa Rica, I picked this place. Also, I chose Samara beach itself because I read that the beach is beautiful and good for swimming. I should say, I went... More

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a great time with my friend at the tree house inn. The tree house we were in had a great of the ocean. You will have your own breakfast area below your hut with hammocks. Breakfast is made for you whenever you are ready for it. Fresh coffee was the best I've had in Costa Rica thus far.... More

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Porirua, New Zealand
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5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three friends and I stayed in two of the tree houses for four nights. Comfortable beds, stunning views, helpful staff, glorious beach, breakfasts passable but good local eateries. Air con would have made sleeping easier as it was vey hot at night. The tree houses are very well designed with table, BBQ and hammocks below. The owners organised our shuttle... More

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Cranford, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful experience at the Tree House Inn. The property is beautiful - even more than the photo indicates. We had 2 of the tree houses. The view is gorgeous! The rooms are quite comfortable, although we spent little time indoors.The staff could not have been more gracious or accomodating. They made the stay even more pleasant. We... More

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NJ
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 4 stayed here & we all loved it. The breakfast was fabulous, the little pool was refreshing, the view from the living room window was wonderful, the staff was helpful. couldn't hope for more! Do note, however, this is not 4 star type accomodation. No a/c (we didn't need it) and screens over bed to keep skeeters... More

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Toronto, Canada
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31 hotel reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My 9 year grandson and I had the pleasure of staying here for 3 nights. I had a mix up with another hotel so did book a few works before and was very happy they had rooms. We did go with the poolside room as the treehouse was only available for 2 nights and didn't work with my schedule. We... More

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We stayed at the Treehouse Inn for the first 5 days of our 3 week honeymoon in Costa Rica. It was a easy transfer from Nosara airport in the taxi which Heidi had kindly arranged for us. From the minute we arrived, we loved the Treehouse. It was in an ideal spot right on the beach, with stunning views through... More

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Additional Information about Samara Tree House Inn

Also Known As:
Samara Tree House Hotel
Samara Tree House Hotel Playa Samara
Address: Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Amenities:
Beach Free Breakfast Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Playa Samara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Samara Tree House Inn 2.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Welcome to the Samara Tree House Inn. We offer six luxury tree house style apartments right in the heart of Samara Village. We are located directly ON the beach and in the middle of town, close to numerous activities, shops and restaurants, including surf rentals and lessons next door. These charming tropical hardwood units all have WiFi and are situated amongst beautiful tropical gardens and an idyllic pool with a shallow area for sun tanning while partly submerged in the water. Wake up every morning to breakfast, the sound of the waves, and the cool breeze of the ocean. Don’t walk by and wish you had stayed here. DO stay here! ... more   less 
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