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Samara Palm Lodge

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Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend stayed at Samara Palm lodge for 6 days and we fully enjoyed it! The place is very welcoming and quickly you feel at home. The hostess, Brigitte, was very helpfull and very attentive to our needs. We can absolutely recommend it!

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Samarapalmlodge, Owner at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mie & Andreas thanks a lot for this great review ! It was my pleasure to meet you & to have you as my guests ! Hope you arrived saftly in the South of CR....have a great time and I m looking forward to welcome you once again back in Sámara ! Best wishes Brigitte

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 26 May 2016

I've stayed here twice now and both times were exceptional! Hosts are super friendly, breakfast is delicious, rooms are clean and quiet. Lodge is in a great location; within walking distance to town and beach. Highly recommend Samara Palm Lodge!

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Samarapalmlodge, Owner at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

thanks for this wonderful review ! Hope to see you all next year back in Pura vida ! In the meantime we wish you all the best! saludos de pura vida Brigitte

KovalamK
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Arrived here after arriving at Liberia airport. It is a small and friendly establishment. It has air conditioning and was comfortable and clean. Breakfast was okay fruit, cereal, scrambled eggs and cold meat. You can walk to the beach and a little town. If you want to hire sunbeds make sure you get a receipt or take a picture of...

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Dartmouth,N.S.
Reviewed 20 April 2016

We really enjoyed our 3 day stay at this special B and B. The property is truly an oasis, just off the road but very private; beautifully landscaped and maintained. It was the perfect place to come back to after a day at the beach. [The "honour" bar was much appreciated!] The rooms are spotless and nicely designed. The breakfast...

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Samarapalmlodge, Manager at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear guest thanks for your lovely review. It is our pleasure to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our guesthouse ! We hope to see you soon again in our little paradise! Beste wishes saludos de pura vida Brigitte

New York
Reviewed 18 April 2016

I decided to stay here after reading all the great reviews and I soon found out they were all true. This has to be the best hotel in Samara, helpful and kind hosts Brigitte and Lorthar. Clean and bright rooms, great pool and a lovely relaxed atmosphere. Excellent rating well deserved. Peter F New York

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Samarapalmlodge, Manager at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Peter thanks for this great review ! It was our pleasure to have you as our guest and we hope to see you soon back in Pura vida ! Hope the weather isn´t to bad back home :) after all this sunshine.. Best wishes from pura vida Lothar y Brigitte

White Salmon, WA
Reviewed 9 April 2016

For more specifics, see my detailed review from 2014 stay. I have stayed here solo once and 3 times with my husband over the past 4 yrs. We usually start or end our Costa Rica road trips w/a stay of 5-7 days @ Samara Palm Lodge. We find it incredibly relaxing, and this is largely due to the attention to...

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Samarapalmlodge, Owner at Samara Palm Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Linda thanks a lot for your lovely review! It is our pleasure to have you as one of our regular guest´s and we are very happy to hear that Samara Palm Lodge is your "tropical home".... Hope to see you boths next year again and in the meantime we wish you all the best; stay healthy & happy! Best...

Raleigh, NC
Reviewed 23 March 2016

My wife and I spent four nights at the Samara Palm Lodge a few weeks ago. We liked the location because it was a short walk to the main town, beach, local walking trail, beach bars and our favorite restaurant (El Lagarto). Lothar and Brigitte were wonderful hosts and provided us with all the information we needed in order to...

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

There is a reason the Samara Palm Lodge receives so many 5/5 ratings! My boyfriend and I had an amazing stay here for 6 nights. Lothar and Brigette were great hosts, very friendly and gave us excellent recommendations for restaurants and activities in Samara. Lothar gave us directions and a map for a great little hike with nice views and...

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Johnson, Vermont
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Lothar and Brigitte are great hosts. They have great attention to detail. Our room was quite large, very beautiful and comfortable. Every corner of the lodge was spotless including the pool. Short walk to the beach and everything in town. Breakfast was wonderful. Most people drive ATV's or dirt bikes which made it slightly difficult to fall asleep as we...

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Point Pleasant, West Virginia
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Stayed here for three nights. About 5 minute walk to beach. Luther and Brigette a great hosts. Bed was comfy. The pool is clean. They have beach chairs and towels to lend. Breakfast was provided and a good start to the day. This was the first time a had seen an honesty bar and liked the concept.

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Lodge is situated around 5-7 minutes from the village /center of Playa Samara. (Walking distance 5-7 minutes) and nearby the Beach (around 5 minutes)The Lodge is under a Swiss- German Managment.We know how important holidays are for you, and we promise you an unforgettable, lovely stay at our Lodge.We are looking forward to welcome you in our little paradise. For any further questions or bookings please contact us directly ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Samara Palm Lodge

Address: 250 mts del Banco Nacional oeste | Rio Lagarto, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: €37 - €65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“End rooms near the street hear some road noise.”
 of 5 bubbles Keoweecruiser, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The rooms on the ground floor offer a private, rather than shared, balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles 334alexiah, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Take the breakfast, even if it seems quite expensive it is worth it!”
 of 5 bubbles fairfax2, 17 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are perfect. Any room will be wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles P1920XSbrianj, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Stayed upstairs and downstairs and like both. If you want more privacy, upstairs may be the way to go. All rooms have AC.”
 of 5 bubbles ZuckArt, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
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