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The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara

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Georgia
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic 4 night stay at The Hideaway just before Christmas! We stayed in the penthouse which was huge for our family of 3. But, having shared a room in La Fortuna the previous 3 nights, our 22 yr old daughter especially appreciated having her own room. Luckily, The Hideaway's rates are reasonable enough that our splurge didn't...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

AMAZING HOTEL AND STAFF/ HIGHTLY RECOMMENDED! You feel at home and everything is here to help you to enjoy your vacation...nice restaurant, cocktail, beach near the hotel...really a small paradise for people who wants to avoid these big impersonal resorts !!!!! FIRST CLASS SERVICE THANK YOU

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 5 delightful nights at the Hideaway. We stayed in the Penthouse, which was perfect for our family of 6. Plenty of space, very clean, kid friendly. The staff at the hotel were super friendly and helpful. The food at the restaurant was delicious. And the location couldn't be beat - 2 minute walk to Playa Samara, 10 minute...

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Richmond, Vermont
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of four, 2 kids in their early 20s and us parents stayed at the Hideaway over Christmas. The service was excellent, very nice staff, always eager and willing to assist. Located within easy walking distance to both Samara Beach as well as Carrillo Beach, both are beautiful. Carrillo is a huge beach with very few people. The restaurant...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place to stay. The staff are great and very accommodating (thanks Martina!). It is private, quiet and very clean and a short walk to either Playa Samara or Playa Carillo. The restaurant has excellent food and the whole place has a great atmosphere. No need to go in search of monkeys as they hang out in...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are excellent so nice and friendly, Marina the manager is top notch. A truly wonderful atmosphere all around the rooms are nice comfortable and spacious. All amenities you could want and so much more. Would recommend staying here to all my friends. Trying to find a way to just move in, and never go home.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I just spent 3 nights here and had a great time. It is a quant, boutique hotel without only about 12 rooms located in walking distance to playa samara and a short drive to playa carrillo. It's a very comfortable hotel, quiet, and away from the younger crowd in downtown samara. They have free breakfast with coffee...

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fantastic stay at the Hideaway. The staff was so accommodating with our schedule, there was always someone around to ask questions. Johnny was excellent helping us decide what activities suited our group, and booked everything for us. The location is ideal for driving/walking both Samara and Carrillo beach, although you will want to have the option to...

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Courtice, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are the sort of person who books an all-inclusive and never leaves the resort this is not a place for you. Consider Hideaway as your base for enjoying the sights of Costa Rica. There is no shortage of things to do in the area. Most activities include pick up/drop off at the hotel. In December we found there...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We headed to the Hideaway Hotel expecting to hunker down and weathering the remnants of Hurricane Otto. Instead we had a delightful four days in a beautiful location. The hotel is located at the south eastern end of Playa Samara. This means it's a tad out of town but perfectly placed for snorkeling and kayaking at Isla Chora plus walking/cycling...

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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: $145 - $247 (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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“Penthouse is a great value, spacious 3 bedrooms and baths”
 of 5 bubbles palmsGeorgia, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Water pressure on the 2nd floor isn't as good as the 1st floor. It's nice to have chairs outside the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles AndreaVT802, 1 Jan 2017 | Read review
“No bad room as it is a small location.”
 of 5 bubbles 461aaronf, 25 Dec 2016 | Read review
“A room with a porch is great for sandy shoes and towels”
 of 5 bubbles juliemglenn, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The floors seem to be a bit thin. I recommend Room 8. It is away from the pool on the 2nd floor.”
 of 5 bubbles marcl398, 17 Dec 2016 | Read review
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