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    El Pequeno Gecko Verde

    Camino Buena Vista | Cantarrana, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
    011 506 2656 1176
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent85%
    • Very good11%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “secret beach” (35 reviews)
    “outdoor shower” (30 reviews)
    “private beach” (29 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Poolside Bar
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
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    5 Nov.6 Nov.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 189 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Our stay at the Gecko was very enjoyable. Unlike some of the other places we stayed, there are not big views, but the very clean cabinitas are intimately tucked into beautifully kept grounds. We loved the intimate feeling of being right in the jungle! We...More

    Thank 3SeRe1995
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Situated in the jungle a kilometer or so from the town, this jewel of a B&B has everything... and we do not say this lightly. The jungle grounds are immaculately kept, each casita has it's own porch and hammock, the pool is simply wonderful, breakfast...More

    Thank Stephen M S
    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    We had a wonderful stay there with two kids 14 and 11. We stayed in a two room cottage with kitchen. It was lovely. The landscaping was beautiful, pool was terrific. Secret Beach is pretty, but it is a 15 minute hike down a very...More

    Thank charlotte b
    Reviewed 22 July 2017

    This was really nice hotel for the family. We stayed in the family suite with a private pool. The private pool was very small, but it was nice to have right there. The suite was very spacious and clean. We were with our daughters, ages...More

    Thank Sara S
    Reviewed 19 July 2017

    We stayed 5 nights in one of the very comfortable bungalows situated in the beautiful, lush tropical gardens. The staff, Jonathan and Leidy were incredibly friendly and very helpful. The pool was a treat for us especially our 2 boys who spent hours swimming and...More

    Thank Louise W
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    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • USD 100 - USD 217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Samara
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    Room & Suite (59)
    Pool & Beach (36)
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    17 March 2017|
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    Response from rebourg_family | Property representative |
    Hello, Greetings from El Pequeño Gecko Verde, Playa Samara. We well offer a transport service from San jose Airport to Samara, the price is US$230 the way for 2 people, anytime at your convenience. I stay available for any... More
    Meggan H
    31 December 2016|
    Response from rebourg_family | Property representative |
    Hello Meggan, Greetings from El Pequeño Gecko, Playa Samara. We receive all the year long couples and families without a car. We are located at 1,5 kms from Samara Beach and town, that means only 5 min by car (or taxis... More
    jerry w
    14 July 2015|
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    Response from rebourg_family | Property representative |
    Hi Jerry, You will find all informations you need on our website. Just find El gecko verde en Sámara on your internet explorer. Thank you very much Best regards Pierre
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    "all excellent rooms"
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