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Address: Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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Ocean Seafari Tour in Samara
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So nice!

Very nice beach. the whole place is so chilly and relaxing. We loved it. We stayed for one night at the xasa Valeria right at the beach and at the casa paraiso. Both very good!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Nuremberg, Germany
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Nuremberg, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice beach. the whole place is so chilly and relaxing. We loved it. We stayed for one night at the xasa Valeria right at the beach and at the casa paraiso. Both very good!

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Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a wonderful little beach for walking. Starting where it meets the main street of Samara, you can walk down to one end, back to the other end, and back to Samara easily within a couple of hours. It's a great beach for learning to surf or playing around with a boogie board.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Abousolutely horrible, dangerous and a waste of money. Avoid booking with Enrique, he is awful. The tour put us in danger. The captains knew and we didn't until we were in the middle of the ocean in horrible conditions.

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Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Small town, not busy like other beaches, small waves for kids, friendly locals, great small bars and restaurants... what's not to love if you are looking for tranquility but fun at the same time? If you come, you won't want to leave! It makes you feel so welcomed by the town that you will want to come back again to... More 

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Thank Luisa C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing crazy but HUGE! Can walk for miles! Samara has a few greta bars and lots of good food. Water is awesome!

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We fell in love with this town...I even hate to review it as it is a piece of heaven...the beach and town are super clean compared to other areas in costa rica....everyone is friendly and welcoming...we will be back again...

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Newport Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our place, the beach,restaurants in town were all Great. I recommend this spot to everyone. I will travel here again...

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sun, surf sand. This small community has many restaurants, bars and activities to choose from - surprising considering its small size! Many restaurants located right on the beach. We were staying at a friends place and had fantastic views of the ocean and Isla Chora. Smaller surfing waves for the beginner surfers but easy enough to swim in. This is... More 

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Thank MBV663
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely beach. Warm and clean waters. Plenty of places to get a drink and a good meal. The water is shallow abd waves are manageable. Its a great place for families and for water and sun lovers.

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Coldwater, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you don't like beaches crowded with tourists, this is the place for you. Many little beach bar/ restos line the beach, quaint and cultural crafts and souveniers on beach road...no pushy vendors, you are only invited to look!

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