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Lodge Las Ranas

800 mts al Oeste del Cruce de Cangrejal | Box 24, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Jacksonville Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We were extremely impressed with our 2 night stay at Lodge Las Ranas in Playa Sámara. Our expectations were exceeded and if I have ever had a perfect hotel stay, this was it. The hotel sits atop a hill outside of town. We had an incredible view from our room toward Playa Samara. The pool and breakfast area also had... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first visit to CR. We spent 2 weeks travelling the country and stayed in 7 hotels. Las Ranas was the best place to stay by far. A lovely peaceful location and Howler Monkeys in the trees by our balcony. Very helpful staff, especially Walther ! Only 15 mins drive is the best beach we found in CR. You have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just got done with our honeymoon in Costa Rica. While we had fun everywhere we went, Lodge Los Ranas was by far the best memories we will take with us. I don't usually go in for reviews unless something is incredible, and this place was that. After a bit of a drive on a dirt road we didn't know... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

On top of a steep hill this cosy hotel has a splendid location. It is an oasis of tranquility. The only sounds come from the birds and a family of monkeys that live nearby. The breakfast is delicous. The service is excellent. The rooms are not to spacous but have all you need. There is no restaurant but in Samara... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Near enough to Samara to be convenient, but far away enough to feel quiet and relaxed, Las Renas is a great value lodge with all the facilities of somewhere far more expensive. Great rooms with thoughtful attention to detail, gorgeous sunset views, excellent pool and friendly staff for whom nothing is too much trouble. A memorable stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

A small out of the way resort. Out of the town with a great view of the ocean and wildlife. Howler monkeys, colorful squirrels, coatis, and several birds we're eating flowers right outside our balcony. It was great to escape the bustle of the small beach town to the relaxing environment at Las Ranas. It is a short Taxi from... More 

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Pensacola, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We liked this place a lot. The hot breakfast comes with a generous serving of fresh fruit, orange juice, and coffee or tea. Room and bathroom were really clean and staff were welcoming. We didn't use the pool because we were only there for a night, but it looked very clean and welcoming!

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Pasadena, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This place is an absolute gem. Cory and his mother, who are the owners of the place were absolutely wonderful. My husband and I came in very late one night and she very graciously waited for us at reception when many other hotels in the area were closed for the night. The grounds are immaculately kept. The room was spacious... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

This hotel is very clean and rooms are confortable . The parking lot is very small witch means that if the hotel is full, there is not parking for everyone. The parking lot is also almost inside the pool. The reception is also very small and too near the pool. You wont have a place to stay outside your room.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

This is indeed a beautiful property with wonderful views, and opportunities for seeing monkeys and coatis up close and personal. The owners and staff are very friendly and helpful. When our rental car died in the parking lot they helped us phone Hertz, then took responsibility for giving Hertz directions to the lodge, meeting with the repairman and supervising the... More 

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Address: 800 mts al Oeste del Cruce de Cangrejal | Box 24, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Lodge Las Ranas Hotel Playa Samara
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
#7 Family Hotel in Playa Samara

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