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Main Street 300 norte de el correo de Samara, Playa Samara 50205 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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All reviews in town smaller pool costa rica hotel staff is stay there again breakfast included lovely little hotel nice place to stay spent two nights pool area samara beach clean rooms laundry service perfect location minute walk from the beach howler monkeys in the trees rainy season
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This cute hotel is right in the center of the a quaint town called Samara. It is also just a couple blocks to Samara beach. Our patio backed up to the pool which made it easy and relaxing. A delicious breakfast is included in the...More

Thank Msbutterbrigham
Response from hotelgiada, Fronstdesk at Hotel GiadaResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks your for sharing your experience with us, we are glad you can enjoy your stay at Hotel Giada even on rainy days. hope you consider us on your next vacations on Playa Sámara.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing to write home about. Room was clean and the reception staff was very friendly. The mattress was typical cheap Costa Rica mattress. No blanket on the bed, only a sheet. Went to the desk and asked for a blanket for my wife. They gave...More

Thank DannyM80
Response from giorgio c, Owner at Hotel GiadaResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your comments.the hotel in low season is the process of remodeling the rooms which includes new mattress. as a rule when the clients ask for a blanket a thin one is all that is required due to Samara is hot but we do...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018

Nice and comfortable. Two pools. Very clean. Friendly staff. Good breakfast. Rooms have a little balcony which makes it good to relax if you want to get fresh air without getting out of your room. Don't count on the Wi-Fi for work, but I found...More

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Thank Adriana H
Response from hotelgiada, Frontdesk at Hotel GiadaResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you Adriana for you kind opinion, we hope you come back for your next vacation. Regards.

Reviewed 17 September 2018

I went on a 2 week holiday to Costa Rica under Llama Travel, and while all the hotels were good, Giada was excellent. It was very clean, cosy and had beautiful surroundings. Staff super friendly both in the restaurant and behind the desk, and the...More

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Response from hotelgiada, Front Desk at Hotel GiadaResponded 23 September 2018

Hi Jennifer, We are happy to know that your trip to Costa Rica was wonderful, at Hotel Giada we strive every day so that our guests enjoy the best. We appreciate that you tell us your experience at the hotel, your comments are of great...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018

Nice room. Good breakfast. Great price.Excelent swimming pool. Excelent location. Only problem is parking space.Great hospitality and help from hotel employees. Not a good TV cable reception or good options with the provider.

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Thank Luis D
Response from hotelgiada, Frontdesk at Hotel GiadaResponded 24 September 2018

Thank you Luis we are happy to know that you had a great experience at Hotel Giada, we apologize for the inconvenience with the TV, We hope you come back and had a wondeful time again soon. Regards

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Description
The charming Hotel Giada in Playa Samara is the perfect place to explore Guanacaste and other destinations in Costa Rica. Welcome to Hotel Giada, a small beach hotel located at a short walk from the More beautiful Samara Beach, in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. The Hotel offers comfortable and cozy rooms, Italian-Tico charm, amazing cuisine and a vast variety of tours and excursions to explore Samara surrounding beaches. Playa Samara is a long, beautiful bay 7 km. considered one of the safest in Costa Rica because of the coral reef that protects it and makes it the ideal place to practice all water sports. In this small town, they enjoy a warm climate all year round, in a relaxed setting, surrounded by an incredible flora and fauna that make it a paradise for nature lovers. You can relax in the shade of the coconut trees, caressed by the ocean breeze, admiring its colors ... appreciate wonderful sunsets that invite contemplation Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$48 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Giada Hotel Playa Samara
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
24
Price range
US$48 - US$116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Giada Hotel Playa Samara
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
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Room & Suite (41)
Dining (21)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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barry b
11 August 2015|
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Yes throughout the hotel
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Aloma L
12 January 2015|
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Response from giorgio c | Property representative |
Hello Aloma can you writte us to our page with the exact dates you would like to stay. best regards nancy
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judithschneider2
11 Sep 2018
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"any rooms with views of back garden and pool -"
NinaJ753
13 Mar 2018
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"Mayve a safe that we can use, there was one but it seems that was broken"
odirrodriguez
20 Feb 2018
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"Request a pool view."
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20 Feb 2018
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