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Hotel Samara Pacific Lodge

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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After 10 days in CR, we had come to conclude that hotels were more expensive than in Europe but less comfortable. Settling in our room here was such a relief. Excellent value, with a new bathroom, comfortable bed, good A/C... Wifi was in common areas, close to reception, though; didn't work well in the room. Nice pool, very nice managers,... More 

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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Samara Pacific Lodge is a lovely small French owned hotel. Rooms are really good surrounding the large pool. Staff and management extremely helpful and friendly. The restaurant serves the best French inspired food you can get. The menu changes every day. Highly recommended...

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Pacific Lodge for a week at the beginning of July. Two families, two rooms, 4 boys + a whole lot of energy. To be blunt - we could not have asked for a better experience. The staff and ownership were fantastic, the facilities fitted our needs perfectly, and the atmosphere was +++ family friendly. To list... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

I went to the restaurant a few weeks ago with my husband and my baby. We arrived late but the team agreed to welcome us. My husband took some meat which was absolutely delicious and perfectly cooked. I took pasta with octopus... Was excellent.... We had a really good time, dining by the pool in a cosy atmosphere. I really... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

We could not find where we were to stay in Samara so went in to ask for directions. A serene oasis opened up to us and we knew we were meant to stay here instead. The rooms are basic, all you need, with a door at the front straight to the pool and a door at the back where you... More 

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Hamburg, Deutschland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

We only stayed for one night, but everything was perfect and well organized. Room was clean, breakfast was very yummy! Unfortunately the restaurant was closed that day (we knew before) but the owner had great recommendations for the city. Try the pancakes in the morning!

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Oceanside, NY
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

This property is a dream. From the caring staff at check in, to the wonderful owners who made sure that all of our needs were taken care of, to the restaurant where the food was 5 star, we felt very pampered and well cared for. We celebrated a special "0" birthday for my sister and Clemence, the owner, arranged for... More 

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Duluth, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

This was a great place for our family to stay during our recent vacation. It sits just on the outskirts of town, but this was what we preferred. The staff is very nice and extremely helpful. The rooms are clean and comfortable. There is ample outside seating and the pool is wonderful. The restaurant is the best in town and... More 

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Province of Alajuela, Costa Rica
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

I can't tell you anything about the facility because we couldn't get that far into the reservation process. We were just looking for a clean place to spend the night. Our first contact was with Diana who was very nice to us at the beginning. I asked her whether they had any discount codes and she went ahead and offered... More 

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Clemence h, Gérant at Hotel Samara Pacific Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments! Let me mention that Diana had an error rate during your call phone. You were looking for a room for 4 people during Easter week I did not increase you the $ 45 price because our prices are listed on our website. You called us for an explication and Diana gave you apologized for her... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

We had a really great stay at the Hotel Samara Pacific Lodge. Things we enjoyed: - The awesome salt water pool. Great place to relax and stay cool. - Simple peaceful rooms. Fan and AC are nice during the peak of summer. - Great food and atmosphere. - Lots of nature to enjoy. We saw howler monkeys in the trees... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Concierge

Additional Information about Hotel Samara Pacific Lodge

Address: Camino Playa Buenavista, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: $65 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Samara Pacific Lodge 2.5*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Hotel Samara Pacific Playa Samara
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
#5 Family Hotel in Playa Samara
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