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Room & Suite (115)
Pool & Beach (79)
Ratings and reviews
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“private pool”(40 reviews)
“the owner”(117 reviews)
“costa rica”(119 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Suites
Kitchenette
Concierge
Laundry Service
Private Balcony
Room Service
We are just steps away from one of the most beautiful beaches on the Pacific Ocean and within easy walking distance to restaurants, bars, shops, grocery, and other services. Our villas feature fully equipped kitchens, air conditioning, cable TV, telephone, internet connection, in-room...
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Location and contact
Playa Samara, Costa Rica
9,1 km to Nosara Beach Airport
38 restaurants are within a 0,5 km radius
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time at Villas Kalimba. Met new friends, had great food and lots of relaxation. Roberto is an excellent chef. He cooks on different nights depending on occupancy. The meal is five courses and very delicious. He also does breakfast. The whole...More

Thank Linda H
Response from RobyPlayaSamara, Propietario at Villas KalimbaResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks a lot,we hope to have you back soon!! :-) Meantime take care Roberto & Co

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second time staying at this property. Our stay at Villa Kamar was better than at Villa Kalimba. Villa Kalimba offered a nice size small bungalow type accommodation with a full kitchen, but no interior seating. No table or sofa or even chairs....More

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Response from RobyPlayaSamara, Propietario at Villas KalimbaResponded 3 weeks ago

Ciao Amanda, Thanks for your review, we will take note of you suggestion. Of course is difficult to do a comparation between Kamar & Kalimba are two different concept and prices. The community of Playa Samara is one of the few places in Guanacaste that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved staying at Villas Kalimba. We were 4 people and it was great to have 2 bedrooms. The beach is right across the street. The market is next door. The ATM is down the street. There are tons or beach restaurants within walking distance....More

Thank blueskyzander
Response from RobyPlayaSamara, Propietario at Villas KalimbaResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks a lot for your kind words! We hope to see you back soon! Meantime take care

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Villas Kalimba is an awesome place to stay in secluded Samara. Roberto the owner of this small hotel is a great host and chef. We had the pleasure of two wonderful dinners created by him and his staff. The rooms are clean and the location...More

Thank cheryl h
Response from RobyPlayaSamara, Propietario at Villas KalimbaResponded 3 weeks ago

Ciao Cheryl & Mark, Muchas gracias! Thansk a lot for your kind words,was a pleasure for us to have you here and we wait you back a.s.a.p.!! :-) Meantiome take care ! Roberto

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Roberto has created a beautiful oasis in Samara! The scenic Samara beach lies just across the street and the private pool is perfect for cooling off in the afternoon. The villas are well maintained and very clean. Air conditioned bedrooms are a huge bonus. And...More

Thank Brian Y
Response from RobyPlayaSamara, Propietario at Villas KalimbaResponded 3 weeks ago

Thjanks Brian,was a pleasure to have you here! We hope you will be back soon! take care Roberto

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We are just steps away from one of the most beautiful beaches on the Pacific Ocean and within easy walking distance to restaurants, bars, shops, grocery, and other services. Our villas feature fully equipped ...More kitchens, air conditioning, cable TV, telephone, internet connection, in-room safes, and 24 hour security. We offer a perfect and safe place from which to explore the many attractions of the area, or for relaxing in the swimming pool and inviting jacuzzi. Less
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Laundry Service
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (451)
Room & Suite (115)
Pool & Beach (79)
Dining (51)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Questions & Answers
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wildcat22
5 July 2015|
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Response from robrica | Property representative |
The villa have a laundry room,with a sink, there is not washer and dryer, but,there is a lundry service at the hotel
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1 January 2015|
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Response from GVancouver | Reviewed this property |
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"Not much other than the local howler monkeys and horses"
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"They are all very nice. Dont worry."
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"I'd recommend asking for a villa further from the road. It's not a big issue, but would make it even..."
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"All rooms are private but #7 is a one bedroom away from the pool."
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