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Address: Playa Samara, Costa Rica
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USD 60.00*
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Samara Beach Stand Up Paddle and Snorkeling
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Ocean Seafari Tour in Samara
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Private Boat Ocean Seafari Tour in Samara

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Best value for beach beauty!

We felt so safe and comfortable here while enjoying the beach and beauty and still being a short walk from restaurants.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Carrie J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We felt so safe and comfortable here while enjoying the beach and beauty and still being a short walk from restaurants.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by here while staying at nammbu. Cute beach with lots of people selling cute beach gear and gifts before you get into the beach. On the beach you can find surfing, and horseback. Didn't check the prices but sure they were cheaper. There's also hella restaurants on the beach. One was closed and we used their chairs and umbrellas... More 

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Parry Sound, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We just spent 12 days in Samara and will definitely be returning. Everyone we met from our hotel to restaurants and even the local variety stores were friendly and helpful. You can walk everywhere and it felt very safe. Beautiful beach with lots of options for lunch dinner or cocktails !

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The beach is great. It's a broad beach with some good waves to learn surfing or just bodyboard. Some establishments offer sun beds others just some tables in the shade. There are enough to choose from. Overall very relaxing atmosphere.

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Edmonton
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed the beach with all the shops and restaurants right on the sand. The water is amazingly warm and clear. The natural reef keeps out the predators and with no rivers there are no crocodiles. Great place for the family to swim and enjoy. Surf lessons were available and we had a blast.

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Alabaster, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach was absolutely beautiful. The sand appeared to be rough on your feet, but was very soft sand. Light gray. It is level enough to take a great walk on the beach.

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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Relaxing and calm beach. Not so crowded with many restaurants in front. Clean and accessible roads to it.

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Moderate waves, beautiful beach, lots of facilities like restaurants and bars. Shade trees to hang up your hammocks. Relaxing atmosphere.

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North Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I lived in Samara for about 4 months. What an incredible place with amazing people everywhere. We just slipped right into the groove of things and enjoyed every minute. We loved that we could be secluded if we wanted of hang out on Playa Samara and be surrounded by great people

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try renting Kayaks and getting a massage at Patos and Drift massage. Kate is excellent for body work.

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