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Reviewed 22 January 2012

This was our second to last hotel stop on a two week vacation across Costa Rica. What a nightmare. The entire room was covered in ants. Lighting was dark and depressing. It felt like a jail cell. The only redeeming quality was the ocean side...More

Thank KBizzle612
Reviewed 11 November 2011

We stayed in front of the place on the beachfront; Massimo told us that the beds are free so we stayed the whole day having drinks and lunch. Janeth makes the best clubsandwiches in Costa Rica! I cannot comment on the rooms but the ambiance...More

1  Thank Teriben
Reviewed 21 May 2011

This place really is right on the beach, yet it is quiet at night. Our room was spacious and had everything we needed: comfy beds, a fridge, a bathroom, and a front patio with chairs. We didn't once find the need to eat off site...More

Thank Lurleen
Reviewed 13 March 2011

We dropped in to Locanda for dinner one evening (were staying elsewhere in Samara)- we were seated and had our drinks served, placed our order for two starters for the table and entrees. We had been in country for almost a week and were totally...More

2  Thank JulieLynn67
Reviewed 24 February 2011

We stayed only 1 night in this hotel during our trip to Costa Rica. We wanted a place right on the beach, and were impressed by the inexpensive rates here. The room was not air conditioned, but the heat was manageable with the fan in...More

Thank CarissaB
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Top amenities
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Concierge
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Refrigerator in room
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$66 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$66 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
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"Choose a room on the second floor if you can and away from next door,and take a net to hang over your bed..."
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"I would ask for an upstairs room. A bit of added space with the balcony."
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"Try to get a room on the second floor - bigger. And hope the howler monkeys aren't nearby."
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"Don't forget to also try the bar next door for really nice maki sushi. and I know my sushi (vancouver..."
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