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Samara Palm Lodge

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new york
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hostess Brigitte and her trusty sidekicks a lovely dog named Santos and a feline that sadly I cannot remember her name were great. The lodge was clean and very comfortable and oh so peaceful. When I and my buddies would return in the evening to our room, our beds always featured lovely animals made out out of our towels...very creative... More 

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Samarapalmlodge, Inhaber at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Holá from Pura Vida thanks for your lovely reply! It was my pleasure to have you as my clients....... Hope to see you once all back for another Reunion:) Best wishes from Sancho, Gomba and Brigitte ! More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the second time I have stayed here and the fourth time my daughter has stayed here. Brigitte and Lothar are the ultimate hosts. This is by far one of the best places to stay in Costa Rica. The rooms, the grounds and the pool are immaculate. It feels like you are visiting old friends when you arrive. I... More 

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Samarapalmlodge, Owner at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Brian & family thanks so much for this wonderful review. It is our pleasure to have you all as our regular guest´s & friends...great to see you all back in pura vida and we hope to see you very soon back in paradise! Best wishes to all of you!! Bri y Lothar More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed at Samara Palm lodge for 6 days and we fully enjoyed it! The place is very welcoming and quickly you feel at home. The hostess, Brigitte, was very helpfull and very attentive to our needs. We can absolutely recommend it!

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Samarapalmlodge, Owner at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mie & Andreas thanks a lot for this great review ! It was my pleasure to meet you & to have you as my guests ! Hope you arrived saftly in the South of CR....have a great time and I m looking forward to welcome you once again back in Sámara ! Best wishes Brigitte More 

Portland, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

I've stayed here twice now and both times were exceptional! Hosts are super friendly, breakfast is delicious, rooms are clean and quiet. Lodge is in a great location; within walking distance to town and beach. Highly recommend Samara Palm Lodge!

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Samarapalmlodge, Owner at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

thanks for this wonderful review ! Hope to see you all next year back in Pura vida ! In the meantime we wish you all the best! saludos de pura vida Brigitte More 

KovalamK
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18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Arrived here after arriving at Liberia airport. It is a small and friendly establishment. It has air conditioning and was comfortable and clean. Breakfast was okay fruit, cereal, scrambled eggs and cold meat. You can walk to the beach and a little town. If you want to hire sunbeds make sure you get a receipt or take a picture of... More 

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Dartmouth,N.S.
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We really enjoyed our 3 day stay at this special B and B. The property is truly an oasis, just off the road but very private; beautifully landscaped and maintained. It was the perfect place to come back to after a day at the beach. [The "honour" bar was much appreciated!] The rooms are spotless and nicely designed. The breakfast... More 

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Samarapalmlodge, Manager at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear guest thanks for your lovely review. It is our pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our guesthouse ! We hope to see you soon again in our little paradise! Beste wishes saludos de pura vida Brigitte More 

New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

I decided to stay here after reading all the great reviews and I soon found out they were all true. This has to be the best hotel in Samara, helpful and kind hosts Brigitte and Lorthar. Clean and bright rooms, great pool and a lovely relaxed atmosphere. Excellent rating well deserved. Peter F New York

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Samarapalmlodge, Manager at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Peter thanks for this great review ! It was our pleasure to have you as our guest and we hope to see you soon back in Pura vida ! Hope the weather isn´t to bad back home :) after all this sunshine.. Best wishes from pura vida Lothar y Brigitte More 

White Salmon, WA
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

For more specifics, see my detailed review from 2014 stay. I have stayed here solo once and 3 times with my husband over the past 4 yrs. We usually start or end our Costa Rica road trips w/a stay of 5-7 days @ Samara Palm Lodge. We find it incredibly relaxing, and this is largely due to the attention to... More 

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Samarapalmlodge, Owner at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Linda thanks a lot for your lovely review! It is our pleasure to have you as one of our regular guest´s and we are very happy to hear that Samara Palm Lodge is your "tropical home".... Hope to see you boths next year again and in the meantime we wish you all the best; stay healthy & happy! Best... More 

Raleigh, NC
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11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

My wife and I spent four nights at the Samara Palm Lodge a few weeks ago. We liked the location because it was a short walk to the main town, beach, local walking trail, beach bars and our favorite restaurant (El Lagarto). Lothar and Brigitte were wonderful hosts and provided us with all the information we needed in order to... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2016 via mobile

There is a reason the Samara Palm Lodge receives so many 5/5 ratings! My boyfriend and I had an amazing stay here for 6 nights. Lothar and Brigette were great hosts, very friendly and gave us excellent recommendations for restaurants and activities in Samara. Lothar gave us directions and a map for a great little hike with nice views and... More 

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lodge is situated around 5-7 minutes from the village /center of Playa Samara. (Walking distance 5-7 minutes) and nearby the Beach (around 5 minutes)The Lodge is under a Swiss- German Managment.We know how important holidays are for you, and we promise you an unforgettable, lovely stay at our Lodge.We are looking forward to welcome you in our little paradise. For any further questions or bookings please contact us directly ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Samara Palm Lodge

Address: Mts del Banco Nacional Oeste 250 | Rio Lagarto, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: $40 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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