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Samara Palm Lodge

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Samara Palm Lodge is really lovely. The rooms are spotlessly clean, the breakfast extremely filling and the owners couldn't do any more to help. All their restaurant recommendations were spot on and the pool and surroundings very relaxing. We spent 4 nights at the end of a two week trip and would not hesitate to recommend the lodge to others.

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

Dear Julia thanks a lot for this lovely review ! It was our pleasure to have you both´s as our guests.....we wish you a lovely Christmas time and a Happy New Year ! Best wishes from Pura vida Bri y Lothar

Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

We had a great time with Brigitte and Lothar - the owners of this lodge. They put in a lot of effort and passion and you feel it. It's a wonderful oasis where you feel very comfortable. The beach, restaurants and all shops are in short walking-distance.

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

Dear Sebastian thanks a lot for this lovely review ! We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at hour guesthouse ! Gracias ! We are hoping to welcome you once again and in the meantime we wish you all the best! Have a lovely Christmas-time! Best wishes from Pura vida Brigitte

Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 8 December 2016

We enjoyed our 3-night stay here. The room was spacious and clean, and the entire property is kept in immaculate condition. There's a nice pool area and a covered lounge area where a hearty breakfast is served. This is a short walk from the main beach area of Samara. While the property is very private and secure, there is a...

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

Dear Romey thanks for your lovely review ! We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Samara Palm Lodge ! About the motorcycles, this is unfortunately a fact of living in a little town like Sámara ! We hope to welcome you once again and wish you a lovely day! Best wishes Brigitte y Lothar

Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We stayed there with our family of 4 and it was on of the best lodges we stayed at during our Costa Rica Trip. Its a relaxing place in a wonderfull setting. An excellent breakfast is served. The rooms and the garden are full of wonderful details. And the owners are helpful and charming.

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

Dear Roman & Family thanks a lot for this wonderful review! It was our pleasure to have you all as our guest´s and we are very happy to hear that you enjoyed our little guesthouse.... Looking forward to welcome you once again and in the meantime we wish you all the bset! Best regards to Chile :) Brigitte y Lothar

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My boyfriend and I spent 5 nights at this friendly gem of a hotel. The hotel itself is beautiful and clean, with lovely comfortable rooms that boast the best a/c we came across in Costa Rica. The location is perfect, being a 5 minute walk from Playa Samara and with great restaurants right on its doorstep. What made this hotel...

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

Dear Amy thanks a lot for this wonderful review ! You are more then welcome Amy; great I could help you a bit during this circumstance and I hope everything will turn out well for you! Thanks again for the bottle of wine:) wish you all the best! saludos de pura vida Brigitte

Leuven, Belgium
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My and my husband stayed in Samara Palm Lodge 5 nights at the end of our trip in CR. Is was the perfect place for our relaxing days. Brigitte was always around, very helpful and made you feel at home. Rooms were completely cleaned daily. Highly recommended!

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

Dear Margot thanks a lot for this lovely review ! It was my pleasure to meet you and to have you as my guest´s...hope to see you once again back in Pura vida and in the meantime I wish you all the best! Best wishes from Sámara Brigitte

London
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Fabulous mid-range option with super-friendly owners who make you feel immediately at home. Our family room was very spacious with 2 separate bedrooms. All rooms look over a (lovely) pool and outside decking area where you can take a varied, filling and beautifully presented breakfast. The location was fine, an easy 10 minute stroll into the centre of town and...

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

Thank you for this wonderful review ! It was our pleasure to have you and your family as our guests and we hope to see you once again back in Pura vida! All the best! Brigitte

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Our family of four (boys 4 and 7) stayed in Samara Palm Lodge for 4 days and loved it. The lodge is immaculate, location is just a short walk to the town and the beach and the boys loved the pool. Brigitte and Lothar are great hosts and very helpful with tips and suggestions about the area.

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

thank you for this lovely review and we hope to welcome you and your family once back in pura vida ! Best regards Brigitte

new york
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Hostess Brigitte and her trusty sidekicks a lovely dog named Santos and a feline that sadly I cannot remember her name were great. The lodge was clean and very comfortable and oh so peaceful. When I and my buddies would return in the evening to our room, our beds always featured lovely animals made out out of our towels...very creative...

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

Holá from Pura Vida thanks for your lovely reply! It was my pleasure to have you as my clients....... Hope to see you once all back for another Reunion:) Best wishes from Sancho, Gomba and Brigitte !

Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 10 July 2016

This is the second time I have stayed here and the fourth time my daughter has stayed here. Brigitte and Lothar are the ultimate hosts. This is by far one of the best places to stay in Costa Rica. The rooms, the grounds and the pool are immaculate. It feels like you are visiting old friends when you arrive. I...

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

Dear Brian & family thanks so much for this wonderful review. It is our pleasure to have you all as our regular guest´s & friends...great to see you all back in pura vida and we hope to see you very soon back in paradise! Best wishes to all of you!! Bri y Lothar

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  • Pool
  • 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: $52 - $92 (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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