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The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 21 January 2014

Doug and his staff could not be better! It was one of the best finds of our trip! Relax enjoy great food!!!! Anything you want or need they will take care of it! We are Americans and were there for the nfl playoffs and got it in our room! The pool is always open and Doug is a hero at...

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St. John's, Canada
Reviewed 18 January 2014

Stayed at this hotel for 2 nights, and it was fantastic. Great atmosphere and comfortable rooms. Staff was really nice and accommodating. The food at the restaurant was fabulous. It was the best we had while staying in Samara. Would recommend to anyone.

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Playa Samara, Costa Rica
Reviewed 17 January 2014

We wern't staying at the Hotel but went to eat twice because of the GOOD food and service...A must try in the area...Guacamole is incredible and so is the homemade ice cream!! We will be back for sure. Owner is very nice... Thank you!

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed 12 January 2014

Our first time in Costa Rica and first hotel. The rooms are spacious, beds are comfortable, air conditioning excellent and user-controlled, refrigerator keeps things very cold, shower is enormous, personal patio nice. The proprietor, Doug, goes out of his way to be help, recommend local restaurants, beaches and tours and assist with understanding how to navigate the CR culture, itself...

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javaruke
Reviewed 8 January 2014

We stayed at the Hideaway for four nights at the beginning of January. We had two rooms, one for us parents, and one for our two teenagers. After seeing other properties in the area, this one stands above in terms of layout, location, and quality construction. Doug and Rosie (owners) were great hosts, always checking in to make sure everything...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 7 January 2014

My wife and I stayed 4 nights at the Hideaway at the end of December. We have nothing bad to say about the Hideaway, everything was great. Rooms were clean and comfortable, food was great, relaxing in the pool was great, and the service was attentive and genuine. The entire staff was great from booking excursions, cabs, or just getting...

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Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 6 January 2014

Stayed here for 4 nights with our 2 daughters. It was the perfect quiet place between Samara and Carillo beaches. The owners, Rosie and Doug, are very accomodating and the staff are friendly and helpful. Very clean and very safe. Poor wifi reception in our room but that was not an issue; we just walked outside and the signal was...

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Chelsea, Canada
Reviewed 5 January 2014

This was our first hotel of several over a 20 day stay in Costa Rica. Strongly recommend Samara as a first place to visit if flying to Liberia and The Hideaway is a good first place to stay as it has many of the comforts of home as you become familiar with your surroundings. If you want to be close...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 January 2014

This hotel was like no hotel I have ever been too, which says a lot since my family and I travel quite a bit. It's very quiet; you get that feeling of being away and relaxing at this resort. It's in a perfect location, right in between two beaches, both within a walking distance! We woke up to either seeing...

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Cambridge, MA
Reviewed 2 January 2014

This hotel was a great choice for two families with 5 teenagers. The hotel gave us 3 rooms and the rooms were spacious, giving everyone room to spread out. 5 minutes walk to a quiet beach with warm, flat water, rocks to explore and room to run. The hotel has beach towels, mats, and boogie boards to lend. Town is...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 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. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara

Address: On the Road From Samara To Carrillo | on the road from Samara to Carrillo; 150 meters from the ICE Tower, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: €91 - €156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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“We had room 5. No stairs and tucked away so a bit more private. A good room.”
AC697, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“You may request either a room with two queen beds or one king size bed. You need to call ahead to specify.”
bonterraconst, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“No elevators, so if climbing stairs with luggage is a problem request a ground floor room.”
pauldF9788NW, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Second floor closest to the beach has an ocean view.”
jmc0bb, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Only 12 rooms. 6 have stairs.”
jrh1964, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
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