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Hotel Kunterbunt
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Relax, beach close by, cosy atmosphere, the owner really helpful giving you important tips. The neighbour hostel ran by an argentinian couple offer delicious food and cocktails, affordable price in an amazing location. Come here for a cocktail watching the sunset is priceless......

  • Stayed: January 2017, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

Breakfast is overpriced. First two mornings we were charged for coffee refills - not happy. Shared bathroom okay for 4 adults, not okay for 6 adults and a baby. Bathroom had water issues most days and often a sewage smell. Thomas was getting that fixed.

The location to the playa and the distance to downtown was great, 50 mt walk to beach, 15-20 min walk on the beach to get to town. Good pinto gallo with breakfast. Mosquito nets were creative. Art work was good. Good variety of outdoor seating. After being in Montezuma, we now wish we had stayed longer with Thomas! Enjoyed all the birds and relaxed atmosphere. We have recommended others to stay here.

  • Stayed: January 2016, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

It started with a friendly chat over FB, Tommi the Owner is always at help with some kind advise if you need to know anything regarding a short holiday by the Pacific side of Costa Rica, or in my case, being German in Costa Rica. When I finally had the opportunity to visit, I did not find a first class Villa but a creative home for a traveller abroad by the Sea. Its a realistic 3.5 minute walk to the Beach. If this is to urgent you dip into his lovely Jacousie before you head for the waves. They are slightly calmer than in other areas of Puntarenas or Guanacaste. There are flowers and trees in his Garden with many cosy chill out corners ready for you.You find shadow, tropical birds too, all in simple but clean and most welcoming hippie happy style environment. Its fun being there however if you look for Partytime or luxurious stay, this is not the Place! Its quiet, calm, colourful, clean and most of all you will feel you stay with friends. If you are lucky, his Girlfriend Ute will be there too, and you can enjoy one of her special Arjuveda style treatments. All in all a great tropical place to be, its eficiently run with Bavarian charm by Tommi. I'd love to be back anytime.

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  • Stayed: February 2016, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 17 November 2015

I found peace here. A guest house tucked away from the noise of Samara Centro. A place to experience la pura vida. My room was painted colorfully, and felt like home. So much so that I stayed for an extra FOUR WEEKS on top of the two I booked. Thomas took very good care of me - offering me food or various treats from time to time. My room would be cleaned at least once a week, and my sheets changed. The neighborhood is quiet and the beach is only a few steps away. I would stay here again, and hope one day I have a life as beautiful and tranquill as Thomas done.

Stayed: June 2015, travelled solo
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Reviewed 23 March 2015 via mobile

Such a beautiful place nearby the beach.
The rooms was clean and we had a very nice time!
Everything you need is there, friendly owner, cozy pool to cool down, open air kitchen.
Some people wrote that the water didn't work, sometimes that happens, because tha water pump quits working. In that case you just tell it the owner and he starts it again, so no reason to worry.
We didn't feel unsafe there, the neighbours are friendly as well and there is a dog, which would bark if anybody came in at night - sonething like this never happend!
To the centre of samara is just a 15 minutes walk at the beautiful beach.

We had a fantastic time there!!

Stayed: February 2015, travelled as a couple
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Address: Samara Beach East End | 400 oeste de Villas, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
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Ranked #14 of 23 Speciality Lodging in Playa Samara
Price Range: €45 - €62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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