We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hideaway Hotel Restaurant

$$ - $$$
On the Road From Samara To Carrillo | 150 Meters From the Ice Tower, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
+506 2656 1146
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good14%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
21 Feb 2018
“Great ”
18 May 2016
“We found a hidden gem”
Restaurant Hours
Costa Rican
$$ - $$$
On the Road From Samara To Carrillo | 150 Meters From the Ice Tower, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (27)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Great stay in this tucked away little hotel in playa Samara. Good breakfast and excellent lunch and dinner food!! Comfortable bed and wonderful hospitality from the staff. We had a great time and it's walking distance to the beach. If there's a small group of...More

Thank Cooper617
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Great food in a really nice, well kept hotel. We had a delicous locally caught fresh fish served with a guacamole sauce that was perfect. We had a house up the road but we wouldn't hesitate to stay here. One of the few places we...More

Thank JaIiemeeES
Reviewed 17 January 2016

I have already reviewed the Hideaway in Samara as my favorite place to stay for my twice yearly trip to Samara (we own a home north of San Jose). Just want to recommend it as a great place to dine. It's a cool boutique hotel...More

Thank serenatoronto
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

We had our 1st night of 5. Friendly efficient staff. Excellant meal of perfectly prepared sea bass with avacado sauce & generous salad. Breakfast included with nights stay begins with amazing fresh fruit plate of banana, pineapple & watermelon followed by our choice of 3...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 22 February 2015

We dined here several times over our trip (we were staying across the street). Once we arrived in the afternoon for one of their brownie sundaes (really really good- the brownie is perfectly chewy and the homemade ice cream is sinful) and a beer (although...More

Thank IrishAli
Reviewed 17 February 2015 via mobile

The Hideaway looked beautiful, clean, and had eye candy appeal. It had an elegant exterior. I decided to eat dinner there with my husband. The wait staff was friendly and helpful in dining suggestions. I liked the mahi mahi in a creamy avocado sauce. This...More

1  Thank Holly137
Reviewed 7 January 2015

My husband and I stayed at the home next to the Hideaway Hotel and we stopped there for lunch one day. While the food was good (as were the Mango Margaritas), what made us go back was the service. The server was so friendly and...More

Thank MelissaShoff
Reviewed 11 April 2014

I had the pleasure of eating at the Hideaway Hotel twice during a recent stay. The food is outstanding. The fish is jumping out of the boat fresh, accompanied with excellent coconut and avocado based sauces. But the real star of the show is the...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 6 January 2014

We reviewed the hotel but if you just decide to eat here the food was very good. The fish in the coconut sauce was awesome.

Thank Samantha B
Reviewed 18 December 2013

Amazing service and exceptional food. Doug knows exactly what he is doing and how to run an ice cream machine. We enjoyed the mint chocolate which really put a highlight on a sultry day my favorite however was the filet mignon with Gorgonzola mouthwateringly delicious...More

Thank Scarlett2720
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
8 May 2018|
Response from Monreal | Property representative |
Hello, All of our entrees come with rice and salad, and a grilled fish dinner is $14 + tax. Drinks and dessert are additional, and vary depending on what you choose. Basic beers are $3 + tax, a scoop of homemade ice cream... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Costa Rican
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On the Road From Samara To Carrillo | 150 Meters From the Ice Tower, Playa Samara, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of Guanacaste  >  Playa Samara
  • Phone Number: +506 2656 1146
I want to review the restaurant, not the hotel (lodging).
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing