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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2010

During our round the world trip we were looking for somewhere special to stay for a week at Christmas '09 and whilst researching on the Internet we came across Bambula Samara, which looked ideal. Being in a small town, Bambula Samara is close to all the amenities and most importantly the beach. It is the residence of Pierre, who is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2010

Bambula Samara is a great place to go for a wonderful vacation! Everything is in a walk distance - gorgeous beach, luxury restaurants and bars, supermarkets, butcher, bakery, even doctor's office. The house is comfortable and spacious...Pierre, the owner, is a kind and easy person to communicate with, great photographer and sailor... So, just go for your new adventures, explore,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2010

We stayed at Bambula Samara in Nov 2009 and finally have gotten around to posting a comment. We rented the first floor apartment unit. Unit had kitchen, separate air conditioned bedroom and bath. The small pool was right outside our door. Quiet location. The owner Pierre was very pleasant and was in the process of finishing up the place for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2009

We stayed there a year ago, but we still remember! Pierre is great and his place is beautiful. He picked us (backpackers) up from the street - we searched a place to sleep and it was dark already - we went with him at once because he is a guy to trust. The Bambula is a very clean hotel to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2009

Beautiful location, very close to the beach, rooms were very clean and each one had it's own bathroom and shower! Pierre (the owner) was amazingly accomodating and friendly and I would DEFINITELY stay there again and recommend it to others!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2009

+++ - Feels at home at Bambula Samara - Very nice welcome from pierre. - Wifi service - not too far from the beach --- - The rooms lack a bit of cleanness - No info on tours, bus timetable, rentals, etc...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2009

it is the best place to stay in Samara, it is quiet, clean, afordable, friendly, and got a swimming pool to chill and refresh, and with and awsome ubication to get to the beach, the guy that rent the place (Pierre), is really nice, and we loved tos tay in there cause we felt really like home, the shower was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2009

We stayed here with friends in August 2009 and had a blast . Pierre is a great host - he helped set up activities for us and had lots of great recommendations. It was great to come back to hang out by the pool every afternoon. We can't wait to go back to Samara. It's a wondeful little town -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2009

Great place to stay- comfortable and nice surroundings. Pool is wonderful. Best part is Pierre- the owner, who is absolutely wonderful!! Close to the beach, nightlife and fabulous zipline tour

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2009

Bambula is the perfect accommodations for solo, group, family vacation or romantic getaway. Conveniently located to everything this costal community has to offer. Bambula has two one bedroom casitas and a main house, which can be rented by floor. Each floor has a full kitchen, bath, bedroom, AC, internet. All guests have access to pool, hammock and multiple seating areas... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bienvenidos a Bambula, your home away from home. This casa is a jungle oasis in the heart of Samara. We offer the perfect location, easy walking distance to everything in town and only 200 meters to the beautiful beach. Bambula has all modern amenities, with typical Costa Rican woodwork and charm. Perfect for the solo traveler, families, and large groups alike, Bambula can custom fit to your needs to make your time in paradise unforgettable! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bambula Samara

Address: 50 m norte del Patio Colonial | 50 m al oeste, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: $35 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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