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The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Suites
Poolside Bar
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff get 5+ stars. The property is nice but not a 4 or 5 star hotel (at least by my standards), but a solid 3+ stars. It might have a fitness center, business center, hot tub, sauna, etc., but I didn't see it. Then...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My 3rd visit to Costa Rica and again stayed at the Hideaway. The staff is the best!!!! Rooms always comfortable and clean. The beach is a 100 yard walk away. Don't be surprised in you wake up and find monkeys in the trees and the...More

Thank Dale P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the setup of the place. Bianca was so helpful and great. Gabriella was also very helpful, and such a positive and friendly person to be around. Nancy was great. Only faults I could find with the place was that it was far from the...More

Thank josephmQ6071WO
Response from Monreal, Manager at The Hideaway Hotel Playa SamaraResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Joseph, for us also it was really a pleasure to meet you! We hope to see you soon. Pura vida! Bianca, Nancy, Gabry

Reviewed 12 September 2018

My sister and I stayed here and had a lovely time. The food was delicious, staff were excellent in every way, and the hotel is in a great location off the beaten path. It is close to two different beaches, each within walking distance. Their...More

Thank Shelby R
Response from Bianca M, Direttore at The Hideaway Hotel Playa SamaraResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review! Come back soon to see us! Greetings, Bianca

Reviewed 17 August 2018

We loved our 4 night stay at the Hideaway. The owner and staff couldn't be more friendly and helpful. They booked several excursions for us and made great recommendations. The location is lovely...although not on the beach, it's a 2 minute walk to Playa Samara...More

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About
Description
At The Hideaway you will enjoy the privacy of our exclusive location on Samara Beach in Costa Rica. We offer 12 hotel rooms and a Penthouse suite with 3 bedrooms. The Hideaway appeals to travelers looking More for a luxury hotel, who appreciate extra amenities. Our quiet location close to Samara & Carrillo offers relaxation and privacy, plus easy access to exciting activities. Our boutique hotel on Samara Beach is uniquely situated on a one-acre private lot, approximately 1-minute's stroll to the ocean. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$89 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$89 - US$221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
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Dining (62)
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Maria A
7 May 2018|
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Response from PeterW2257 | Reviewed this property |
We had an end room so had a weak connection. Probably ok in the other rooms!
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Guide22590
26 October 2017|
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Response from smcdaniel221 | Reviewed this property |
It is about 1.5-2 hours depending on traffic. We had a rental car for our 2 week stay so we drove to the hotel. We went a little slower then the locals being in the country for the first time and becoming familiar with... More
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Alissa C
4 October 2017|
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Response from Alan G | Reviewed this property |
Its about 2 hours from Liberia to the Hideaway. Just FYI: We decided not to rent a car and the hotel arranged a driver from a tour firm. For our family of 5 it was about $150. It was nice to have an air-conditioned van... More
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Room Tips
"The views are non-existent (hence the name "hideaway hotel'), so it doesn't matter which room..."
stephenbQ660GV
2 weeks ago
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"room with balcony on the pool was perfect"
patriciabH2739AX
14 Aug 2018
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"We stayed in several rooms over the years, it seems they are all nice."
CostaRicaIngo
11 Jun 2018
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"We were in room 12 which is the most requested unit. The location was perfect for privacy as well as for..."
scoobaal
6 Mar 2018
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