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Hotel Cotubanama Samana

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Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thw location is quite excellent but the place is noisy at night. The shower did not give hot water and was quite lousy in general. The place was cheap and clean though so excellent for backpackers....

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Dallas, Texas, United States
Reviewed March 25, 2013

We have been there for almost a week and it was perfect. We were four staying in the same room and we didn't have any problem. The rooms are clean and they have enough to spend some days there. Is very well located (in the very center of Samana) so you can go walking everywhere. Besides, the owners are very...

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Martinique
Reviewed March 23, 2013

We got a room with a broken shower and no hot water. The receptionist then found a room with hot water (working only upon request) but which had not been cleaned before. The bathroom was unbelievably dirty, sheets were not clean either. We asked for cleaning but they only washed the floor. The building and its equipment are in a...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed February 25, 2013

I stayed here for 2 nights as part of a group of 11 (with ages spanning from 15 months to 61 yrs). The location is fantastic, it is so convenient both to the town/restaurants etc. and to the beach. The beach is a 10-15 minute easy walk away. Or you can concho for 20 pesos. The Caribe tours bus stop...

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Santa Barbara de Samana, Dominican Republic
Reviewed June 8, 2012

I travel a lot and my last visit to Santa Barbara de Samana (SAMANA) I stayed in the Hotel Mildania for about 3 months. They gave me a great monthly rate and for the area it was a bargain. The room was very clean with AC and cable T.V. and most enjoyed, the HOT water. There was a small cafe...

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Santo Domingo
Reviewed April 10, 2012

Samana was the most beautiful place I have ever been to in Dominican Republic yet, and I owe many thanks to Guillermo and his wife and the rest of the staff at Samana Backpackers for making it such a pleasant experience. His wife picked me up from the Caribe Tours bus stop in her car and drove me to the...

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Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
Reviewed March 2, 2012

Cotubanama was great. It's about as close as you an get to the center of town, and has comfortable rooms (with A/C!) 24-hour (English-speaking) front desk support. This hotel is a great option for those of you who are more interested in actually experiencing the kind people of the DR as opposed to walling yourselves off from them at an...

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Valencia, Spain
Reviewed January 6, 2012

During our week stay was all great. The employees were very friendly, the room was very clean and very comfortable. We had a sink in our room. We handled all the excursions and save a lot of money. I really highly recommend this backpackers.

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Palma de Mallorca, Spain
Reviewed January 4, 2012

Although it is advertised as backpackers friendly it is not unless you can book a room for five. I was given a stinky room - dirty sheets, noisy fan, no light in the bathroom, no hot water and water leaking the whole time. Although the room was interior and had no windows it was really noisy during the night, I...

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Guillermo D, Owner at Hotel Cotubanama Samana, responded to this review

Dear Mr, Im very sorry about technical problem of your room, that finally was resolved....here in dominican republic everythings go slowly not as fast as i would like to, even to try to fix an electrical problem in a bathroom. We don´t have hot water.......but we dont advertise anywhere that we have.... About the ceiling fan......it makes noise if you...

Santa Barbara de Samana, Dominican Republic
Reviewed December 22, 2011

The location of Backpackers was very convenient and I was able to walk just about anywhere in Samana under 5min. (without having to spend money on taxi's) The closest beach was about a 5-10min. walk and the rooms were great with cable T.V. and air-conditioning (thank God). Guillermo the manager was the best...!!! And went out of his way to...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small hotel located in the center of the city of Samana We have 14 very comfortable rooms, all with hot water, TV, air conditioning, wifi.tenemos the best rate at our hotel with cheaper prices with cleaning Samaná.Contamos daily room, coffee in reception in the morning, we receptionist 24 We accept credit card payments ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Cotubanama Samana

Address: Calle Francisco Del Rosario Sanchez | Frente Al Cuerpo de Bombero Samana, Santa Barbara de Samana 32001, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Samana Province > Santa Barbara de Samana
Price Range: $28 - $41 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
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“Maybe try to get a room away from the street to avoid motor noise in the mornings.”
 of 5 bubbles dgorgani, Mar 2, 2012 | Read review
“I stayed in room 201 for its location and adjacent balcony...”
 of 5 bubbles DJSaenz, Dec 22, 2011 | Read review
“Rooms on the West Side second floor are quiter. Eastside has better view, but anywhere in this inexpensive Hotel is good. Price vs Value, AAAA++++”
 of 5 bubbles Flcaptain11, Oct 20, 2011 | Read review
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