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Hotel Paraiso del Cocodrilo

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Playa Buena Vista 55, Playa Samara 50205 Costa Rica See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
2.5 Star accommodation
4 Nov5 Nov
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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The "Hotel Paraiso del Cocodrilo" is a full-service hotel, and not just a guest house or B&B. It is located within the beautiful Costa-Rican countryside, 3 miles further north from Samara, and 900 ft distant More from the turtle beach Playa Buena Vista. Playa Buena Vista is the next beach up north to Playa Samara, close to the gorgeous white sand beach Playa Barrigona, where you can even see a nice waterfall (during rainy season). The reception is open 24 hours a day, and the daily housekeeping is already included in the price. Each room and appartment has a privat bathroom, AC, and a refrigerator. The "Paraiso del Cocodrilo" has a Restaurant with a Bar and offers free Wifi to all the guests. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
Price range
US$65 - US$133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
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Pool & Beach (16)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Firstly, I would like to say that I found some of the glowing reviews utterly misleading. If you like remote (and I do) this is it. It is 40 minutes away from Samara, which is a lively little town with a few beach front bars,...More

Thank Jennifer A
Reviewed 21 February 2018

This is a special place. We took a cab from Samara which drove us across the river (in it, not over it). The hotel is an oasis in the jungle with beautiful grounds and lots of wildlife. The staff are very friendly and always helpful....More

Thank G R
Reviewed 22 January 2018

awesome spot , I was with my wife , kids and dog , full space , in a very private location ! if you are looking for a place away from multitudes this is the right place for you , the service is super warm...More

1  Thank mberges
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Paraiso del Cocodrilo is a fantastic location with a magnificent garden and a great pool. The beach nearby is a real gem. Hardly anybody on a great white sand beach with a stunning view. The bungalows are usefull with all required household equipment for a...More

Thank BartVH
Response from Rana c, Inhaber at Hotel Paraiso del CocodriloResponded 6 August 2017

Thank you very much and we hope you have a nice vacation in Costa Rica. If you want do also a Recommendation in booking. Thanks Rainer

Reviewed 6 June 2017

I've been visiting Samara for about 15 years. There are many good choices if you're looking for a place to stay - camping, hostels, B&B, hotels. Over the years, I've stayed at many of them but this is the only hotel I've ever recommended The...More

Thank John P
Response from Rana c, Inhaber at Hotel Paraiso del CocodriloResponded 8 June 2017

Thank you, hope to see you soon.

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Pat L
23 September 2017|
Response from Rana c | Property representative |
Hi,to the beach walking is less than 10 minutes. taxi to Samara around 15 $. Thank you Main dishes Pasta Choose from Spaghetti or Gnocchi Vegetarian vegetable sauce ……..……………………………………………… 3950 Tuna and Tomato... More
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