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    Hotel Villas Playa Samara

    South From the Center of Samara Going Towards Playa Carrillo 3km, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent30%
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    Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

    The only good thing about this resort is the magnificent view from our ocean front villa. After that stay clear. After waiting 45 minutes for our room which was to be ready by 3 pm we finally got our villa which is dated and full...More

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    Response from VPSguestmanager, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Villas Playa Samara

    First than all we would like to clarify that we have never offered our property anywhere as a 5 stars. We are considered to be a 4 stars based on our resort quality and amenities. You received one of the best villas on our property...More

    Reviewed February 21, 2016

    We did a Groupon with Monkey Tours which included the last 3 nights at this resort. We extended it another 3 days as we wanted the 6 days of relaxation after the tour. When we arrived we checked in quickly, and unpacked after living from...More

    2  Thank Karen B
    Reviewed February 20, 2016

    We stayed here between Christmas 2015 and New Year's. Nice resort a short distance from the town of Samara. Is on the same beach as Samara. Probably at least 1/2 hour beach walk to get to town of Samara. Gorgeous beach at Resort. Rent a...More

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    Response from VPSguestmanager, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Villas Playa Samara

    Dear guest, we are really happy to read your review and to know that you really enjoyed our resort and our area with your family. To the tour to Isla Chora is really something that we recommend to every guest that stay's on property and...More

    Reviewed February 20, 2016

    My overall opinion of Hotel Villas Playa Samara is that is it overall a nice place to stay especially in regards to location right on the beach. It is a great base to explore the surrounding area. It is an all ages resort with a...More

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    Response from VPSguestmanager, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Villas Playa Samara

    Dear Guest, thank you for such a wonderful and complete review of our hotel. We are really happy that you enjoyed you stay with us and every detail that you have written in your comment really describes our property. We wish for every guest that...More

    Reviewed February 18, 2016

    myself and my 3 girl friends arrived Jan 27th...Air Canada states its 75min to resort...it is 2hrs. Because it is 2hrs from Liberia, the Air Canada rep does not visit..you could call them..not very good service.We were in a 2 bedroom villa which in itself...More

    1  Thank Deb H
    Response from VPSguestmanager, Guest Relations Manager at Hotel Villas Playa Samara

    Dear Guest, first than all we would like to apologize for any inconvenient that you encountered during your trip with us. We are located at 98km or 61miles from the airport. So it should just take about 75 minutes for you to get here and...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Spa
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    • $171 - $440 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
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    darlene k
    My husband and I are booked at your hotel for March 12/17 and I am packing!! Just wanted to make sure that there are hair dryers in the rooms and if there is snorkeling available... I hate to take up packing spaces with my snorkeling equipment if it is not needed. Can't wait to get there!!!
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    Response from banjolou | Reviewed this property |
    we had a hair dryer in our room 2702 - but the outlet stopped working part way into out trip - I was able to move to the plug just on the outside of the bathroom and still see the mirror so that worked fine though a bit... More
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    Sherilyn D
    I'm wondering if it's better to visit Hotel Villas Playa Samara in Aug or September?
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    Response from RedDevil1504 | Reviewed this property |
    Aug/Sept are both about the same. It's the rainy season there so it can be pretty hit or miss. We got lucky last Sept and had great weather for four days. The week before it had rained hard for five days. It's a total... More
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    Sherilyn D
    I noticed reading through the questions that the hotel offers a 1 day excursion to La Paz Waterfall Gardens, can you give a description of what the excursion includes.Thank you
    January 31, 2017|
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