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    Fenix Hotel - On The Beach

    Mts Sur de Pulperia Stephanie 100 | Samara de Nicoya, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
    011 506 2656 0158
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
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    Reviewed 27 February 2014

    It is not often that one finds a vacation property that so completely fulfills one's holiday needs that one is willing to return to it year after year, but that describes our feelings for Hotel Fenix on the beach at Samara, Costa Rica. This was...More

    1  Thank cryptichal
    Response from Fenix_Samara, General Manager at Fenix Hotel - On The BeachResponded 7 October 2014

    Your monthly visits adds up to almost a year. You have truly become friends and confidantes. We look forward to your visit, including our staff. After being here for 16 years, we have many guests that stay and become a part of our Fénix family....More

    Reviewed 23 February 2014

    The place the owners, wonderful very nice But NO A\C it was very hard, I did had hard times sleeping, SO HOT Other then that ,,,,,it was OK .....The location is awesome on the beach ,but is you do not care about A\C then is...More

    Thank malanaalexa
    Reviewed 20 February 2014

    We love the superb location, comfortable setting and warm hospitality of the Fenix. Like to play in huge, safe waves, just steps away ? Want to be able choose between sun and shade, between loungers, hammocks and chairs for relaxing and reading? Like to be...More

    2  Thank greenever2014
    Reviewed 10 February 2014

    We chose Samara as the ending point of our Costa Rica vacation and what a way to end a vacation! Hotel Fenix was wonderful. The ocean is right outside your front door - no walking several blocks - no crossing streets - just right outside...More

    Thank Mary Kay C
    Reviewed 7 February 2014

    Wonderful housekeeping units on the beach set in a semi circle around a small pool, facing a great shaded garden of shrubs and palms facing ocean and caressed by light breezes, beach lounge chairs and hammocks provided. Wide, shaded patio in front of the units...More

    Thank Bruce R
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 132 - USD 135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 On the Beach Hotel in Playa Samara
    • #2 Family Hotel in Playa Samara
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Samara
    • Also Known As
    • Fenix Hotel Playa Samara
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    Bunna2010
    28 September 2015|
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    Response from Fenix_Samara | Property representative |
    Buenas días, We have rooms available for many of the nights in January and February 2016. There are also many nights that we are full. If you send me an email with the dates you are looking at and the length of time, I... More
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    Jackie s s
    18 July 2015|
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    Response from Fenix_Samara | Property representative |
    Buenas dias again Jackie, Our hotel is located at the center of the beach. Once on the playa, you would need to walk south for ten minutes. If you want restaurants and bars, you will need to go to Samara central... More
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    18 July 2015|
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    Response from Fenix_Samara | Property representative |
    Buenas dias, We do have wood chairs in our rooms. Some of our guests use a pillow. Our sunbeds on the beach have 3 inch foam cushions. Let me know if you have other questions. Sincerely, Phyllis @ the Fenix
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    "All rooms face the ocean."
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    "There are ceiling fans in all rooms but If you can't live without air conditioning, get #6."
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    "Any rooms are great--pool right out the door and the ocean just a few steps away."
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    "If you need a quieter room, opt for the one that has AC so you can shut your windows. Noisy neighbors can be..."
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