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Hotel Sol Samara

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Samara Beach, Playa Samara Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews small pool walk along the beach an enjoyable stay recommend hotel laid back atmosphere mini fridge in town restaurants and bars closet tours birds
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

We had such a great time ! The host (Brian) is really amazing, he really helped us a lot with arranging great tours and everything else we needed ! The breakfast was great and we had the possibility to choose from a variety of different...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2018

We had a very pleasent stay in Sol Samara Hotel. The hotel is located near to the beach, it has nice rooms, all the staff is very friendly an the food is fresh and tasty. For us this is the best location near Samara. We'll...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

I was in my vacations looking for an excellent small and jungle peacefully hotel and I found this paradise I did have an excellent stay with a friendly atmosphere and great food thx for the professional service

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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

The main receptionist was very rude to me and mostly ignored me if it wasn't for the fake smug smile. The breakfast was quite bad so I took my own food for most of my stay here. The location is just one dark alley walk...More

Thank Markbread152
Response from GiaHSS, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Sol SamaraResponded 29 July 2018

Thank you Beumer Family, your review makes us work better in order to please our guests. Quick fact, back in 2012, September 5th, a powerful magnitude 7.6 shook Costa Rica, the epicenter Samara Beach, after this tremendous earthquake most of the coral was broken and...More

Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

There is gonna be a great story at the end of this review! Our first night at the hotel was average at best. Between doors not being able to lock and curtains that aren't able to provide privacy there is not much to find here....More

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Response from Giana2709, Public Relations Manager at Hotel Sol SamaraResponded 27 July 2018

Dear Beumer family, thank you for taking the time to write this review. As a hotel we take the reviews very seriously, a lot of them helps us improve just like others makes us very happy. On behalf of your review, as a hotel policy...More

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Description
Hotel Sol Samara is located within walking distance of Playa Samara and very close to Puerto Carrillo Beach, two of the most beautiful beaches in Costa Rica and Central America, according to expert travel critics More such as Trip Advisor.You will be greeted at our hotel with authentic Costa Rican charm and courteous service, making you feel at home from the moment of your arrival. Hotel Sol Samara offers within its facilities an open air lobby cafe/lounge, a restaurant specializing in fresh seafood and a pool. Rooms offer new features such as flat screen TVs, telephones and air-conditioning, all of which can be left behind at your choice to fade into the relaxing tropical paradise Samara Beach.From the hotel, you can enjoy unforgettable tours and guided activities such as kayaking and snorkeling trips to Isla Chora, turtle observation tours to Playa Camaronal or Ostional National Park, tours to Palo Verde, guided trips to the Barra Honda Caverns, Dolphin watching tours, bird watching tours on bike, tours with the crocodiles and many adventure activities like the fun banana boat ride and the innovative Stand up and Paddle in Playa Samara. You can simply relax in our facilities or explore this vast beach and enjoy the extraordinary sunsets of Playa Samara, participate in the traditions and culture of the Samara community and surrounding villages as well as the colonial city of Nicoya. Observe and share experiences with local families and learn about artisan lobster fishing. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$72 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$72 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
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"Upper floor rooms are quieter and have a terrace to look over the gardens"
kateandmark
15 Jan 2018
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"All rooms are good, same view, same space. There is no elevator!"
AnnekeV664
04 Aug 2017
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"Pick room called Pura Vida"
ricardot590
04 Jan 2017
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"Room Pura Vida"
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07 Jan 2016
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