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Hotel Villas Playa Samara

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed here 3 nights as part of a groupon we got through Costa Rica Monkey Tours. It was during the offseason so it wasn't crowded. Overall a decent resort but not spectacular. PRO -The hotel is located close to the beach & there are palapas for shade. -We were greeted with a cold drink. -Beautiful grounds and landscaping. -Nice... More 

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Wichita, Kansas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The area is beautiful, the water was dirty, maybe from the volcanic ash. However, the beach is full of life (not dangerous at all). There is even a horse ride vendor that shows up at the beach (its safe), for an amazing morning sunrise beach horse ride, and see baby turtles. The down side: The area looks great when you... More 

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Boerne, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed for 4 nights as part of a guided tour with Costa Rica Monkey Tours. This resort was the icing on the cake. Excellent service, clean rooms, beautiful kept landscaping, excellent food and a swim up bar that makes for great memories. My wife and I celebrated our 10 year anniversary in Costa Rica and on the actual day, spent... More 

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Thank atcfinest
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with Monkey tours and it has been an amazing resting hotel by the beach and pool. The staff has been amazing and super friendly. Also a shoutout to one employee, Marcos Leon for attending to our tour group as well as making an amazing birthday drink. Definately made memories I will never forget!

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Thank Anastassia L
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel Villas Playa Samara was an amazing experience from the very first night. My husband and I stayed 4 nights as a part of our honeymoon, and were greeted the first night by the manager, who brought us a complimentary bottle of champagne and an amazing desert on the house. We upgraded to a beach front villa, which was spacious... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for rest n relaxation then this is a good destination. Not a lot of social ambiance here or anywhere nearby. Only 1 restaurant and 1 bar service the villas. So I would NOT recommend the all inclusive upgrade option! Not well lit at night, so good luck finding your room. Housekeeping did a good job. Fridge in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So me and my gf went to Hotel villa playa samara to celebrate our anniversary in July. Before going, I had called ahead stating that we wanted a villa to make it romantic, however, once we got there, they gave us a room in their "newer buildings". At first, I didn't mind since they gave us a king size bed... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This resort has a different feel, it could work, or not, depending on your demographic, for us, it fit the bill. Positives - All inclusive option, marginally more than the breakfast plan, under 200$, without this would prove an expensive and inconvenient spot. Samara is a 20-30 minute walk or a 5 minute 6$ taxi. Doing this daily if here... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and 4 of my girlfriends all stayed here this August and we had an incredible time. The resort and villa were so beautiful and well kept. We loved the beach front villa and being able to wake up to the view of the ocean. The staff here were all so friendly and helpful. Dixie was very helpful and sweet... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here after a guided trip around the Caribbean coast, mount aernal volcano and the Monteverde region. If you like slightly quirky - then villas playa samara are for you. The rooms are villas with a good kitchenette area. We are a family of 4 so opted for the 2 bed ocean view. Very comfortable but I would say... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a hotel with fully equipped villas and deluxe rooms. We are located in front of the beach very close yo downtown Samara. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Villas Playa Samara

Address: South From the Center of Samara Going Towards Playa Carrillo 3km, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: $217 - $336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Villas Playa Samara 3*
Number of rooms: 112
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
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