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The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara

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Pool & Beach (160)
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Suites
Poolside Bar
Concierge
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Private Balcony
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star Hotel
At The Hideaway you will enjoy the privacy of our exclusive location on Samara Beach in Costa Rica. We offer 12 hotel rooms and a Penthouse suite with 3 bedrooms. The Hideaway appeals to travelers looking for a luxury hotel, who appreciate extra amenities. Our quiet location close to...
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Location and contact
On the Road From Samara To Carrillo | on the road from Samara to Carrillo; 150 meters from the ICE Tower, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
8,2 km to Nosara Beach Airport
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Reviewed today via mobile

Hosts were warm & welcoming, they shared their story and made great recommendations on activities in the area. They also recommended other restaurants even though there’s one on property. The property is well maintained. I observed the pool being cleaned every morning. Lovely, lovely lovely...More

Thank Chrislinusa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed at the Hideaway with my 12 yr old daughter for 5 nights and it was just perfect! The room was very spacious, the pool and gardens beautiful with chairs always available, we ate at the restaurant everyday and never ate the same thing...More

Thank isabellefaguy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Hideaway for six nights and it truly was a great experience! It's at a very quiet location, the rooms are very nice and clean and the staff is extremely nice, always willing to help in any way you need. Overall you...More

Thank Lucas O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spacious and clean rooms with good air conditioning and modern showers. Friendly helpful staff, tasty food, great location and monkeys in the trees next to the pool! Carillo Beach within walking distance. Would definitely stay here again.

1  Thank Elizabeth A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed here before, as individuals and with a group. This is one of the best hotels in its class on the Nicoya Peninsula. The staff was friendly, helpful but unobtrusive, the restaurant served great food at a reasonable price. The breakfast was nor spectacular...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$100 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
#1 Family Hotel in Playa Samara
Room types
Suites
Details
Price range
US$100 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
#1 Family Hotel in Playa Samara
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Traveller (416)
Room & Suite (270)
Pool & Beach (160)
Dining (62)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Amenities (1)
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Maria A
7 May 2018|
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Response from PeterW2257 | Reviewed this property |
We had an end room so had a weak connection. Probably ok in the other rooms!
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26 October 2017|
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Response from smcdaniel221 | Reviewed this property |
It is about 1.5-2 hours depending on traffic. We had a rental car for our 2 week stay so we drove to the hotel. We went a little slower then the locals being in the country for the first time and becoming familiar with... More
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Alissa C
4 October 2017|
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Response from Alan G | Reviewed this property |
Its about 2 hours from Liberia to the Hideaway. Just FYI: We decided not to rent a car and the hotel arranged a driver from a tour firm. For our family of 5 it was about $150. It was nice to have an air-conditioned van... More
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Room Tips
"We stayed in several rooms over the years, it seems they are all nice."
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"We were in room 12 which is the most requested unit. The location was perfect for privacy as well as for..."
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"Ask for Upper rooms for quiet relaxation."
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"All of the rooms had something special to offer."
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