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Lodge Las Ranas

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“howler monkeys”(31 reviews)
“steep drive”(4 reviews)
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All reviewshowler monkeyssteep drivein townthe ownercosta ricasitting on the balconypeaceful hoteleach morningrocking chairsenjoyed staying herewatch the sunsetrent a carseveral choicesnight's sleepa wonderful stayfruit platethe pacific ocean
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Reviewed 29 November 2013

We loved our 5 night stay at Las Ranas and it was our favourite place that we stayed on our Costa Rican adventure. We didn't have a car and so did end spending on taxis but we still felt that it was worth the extra...More

Thank amanda s
Response from LLR-scr, Owner at Lodge Las RanasResponded 4 May 2014

Hello Amanda, On behalf of all of us here at Lodge Las Ranas thank you for the review. It is always great to get feedback from our guests and know they are enjoying their time at our hotel and in Playa Samara. If you ever...More

Reviewed 21 November 2013

Fantastic stay at Lodge Las Ranas. While looking for an out of the way surf spot, I got my little 4 x 4 rental car stuck in the mud on an out of the way dirt road. Oops! I called Cody, the owner of Lodge...More

Thank SDLongboarder
Response from LLR-scr, Owner at Lodge Las RanasResponded 4 May 2014

Hello SDLongboarder, Thank you for the great review! We always enjoy hearing that our guests enjoyed their time with us. It was a pleasure to help you with your vehicle. Tow trucks can be hard to come by sometimes. Samara and Lodge Las Ranas hopes...More

Reviewed 16 November 2013 via mobile

Nice lodge with cosy rooms. The rooms are clean, the bathroom is nice and It has a great view. The balcony is really suitable to read after a beach day. A lot of wild animals to see around the lodge. Don't forget to bring mosquitospray....More

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Response from LLR-scr, Owner at Lodge Las RanasResponded 4 May 2014

Hello Bart, Thank you for the review! They are useful to us as a hotel and for other guests. We hope you enjoyed your time with us and in Costa Rica. Pura Vida, Cody Nikolaychuk

Reviewed 15 November 2013 via mobile

Las ranas is located on one of the hills near the beach. The car trip is mostly offroad, as is normal in Costa Rica. Rooms are very nice and cosy and from the balcony a fantastic view of the beach/sea. This is a great place...More

Thank Stevendj84
Response from LLR-scr, Owner at Lodge Las RanasResponded 4 May 2014

Hello Steven, We are happy to hear that you enjoyed Lodge Las Ranas and Samara. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We would love to have you stay with us again! Cody Nikolaychuk

Reviewed 12 November 2013

The bungalows are nice and big and the view is wunderful! The staff is very welcoming and helpful. The hotel is a little bit outside and you will need a car to get there (the hotel entrance road is very, very steep!) The only minus...More

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Response from LLR-scr, Owner at Lodge Las RanasResponded 4 May 2014

Hello, All of us here at Lodge Las Ranas would like to thank you for your reply. We always appreciate feedback from our guests. It is a very crucial tool in helping us to make sure our guests leave happy. You will be happy to...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 105 - USD 141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
#6 Family Hotel in Playa Samara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
USD 105 - USD 141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Romantic Hotel in Playa Samara
#6 Family Hotel in Playa Samara
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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tigerlily154933
16 December 2017|
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Response from LLR-scr | Property representative |
As the previous person answered, taxis are realitvely easy to find for about $4 one way from the hotel to the beach. We can arrange shuttles for you to airports and other towns. Rental vehicles are the most common form of... More
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Newtwotraveling
Hi, I’m looking at booking a room at your hotel and had a few questions (check in 4/28 check out 05/02) • Do you have any rooms that come with a hammock? • Are there any ocean, jungle, or beach views from the rooms? • Is wifi included? Is there a computer available for use? • Are there bars, restaurants, and nightlife in walking distance? • Do the rooms have a balcony, terrace, patio, or private outdoor space? • What are the closest beaches and are any of them in walking distance? If not can they be accessed by a bike (and if so what is the daily cost of one - 2 people). Would a vehicle be recommended/needed to get to the beach? • Do the rooms have air conditioning? • Are there any shared amenities or are they are private? (ie private bathroom/shower, private outdoor space,…) • Is breakfast and/or lunch included?
11 February 2016|
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Response from UnrepentantFoodie | Reviewed this property |
Was just there. No on the hammock. No on 'walking distance' but that means you don't have the loud noise of town--Las Ranas is high atop a hill with stunning beach views from some rooms, all have balconies. Rooms are... More
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barry b
11 August 2015|
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Response from Toby C | Reviewed this property |
It's a fifteen minute walk along quiet roads/tracks. Another 5 mins along the beach to the centre of Sámara. The lodge is up a very steep drive. We have just spent 6 days there and walked some of the time and used taxis... More
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"Wonderful views, room 5 definitely has the best, rooms 9/10 are away from the pool and other activity."
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"Rooms 2 and 5 have the best view"
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"Las Ranas is about 1 km from Samara so very helpful to have a car. Lots of parking and just a short drive."
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"I didn't visit all rooms yet i do not think you will dissatisfied in any location. Oriented to view the..."
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