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“Really quite nice little place”
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Las Mariposas
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Cusco, Peru
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“Really quite nice little place”
Reviewed 1 September 2011

Really enjoyed staying here. Everything was very clean and relaxed. Close to the beach, close to the supermarket, but a little further off from the main street. Really nice place and very nice owner.

Stayed May 2011, travelled solo
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Reviewed 29 July 2011

small hostel, (3 or 4 rooms), with good location about 100meters to beach. Great hostess, Leoni, she active in day to day operations. Community kitchen available.

Cons:, bed I had upstairs was kinda old, seen better days, thin and dirty, but for $16.00 us a night can't complain. Maybee they have upgraded since then as when I stayed it had just opened.

all in all I would stay again.

  • Stayed August 2010, travelled solo
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Candiac, Canada
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Reviewed 12 June 2011

This hostel is peaceful during the day and becomes a good pre-drink place at night. Beds are comfortables, rooms and bathrooms are clean, staff is great! It will makes you love SAMARA!

  • Stayed May 2011, travelled with friends
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superchris2
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Reviewed 18 January 2011

I stayed for several nights and I wish I had time to stay longer. Leonie is a very gracious and hard-working hostess. She makes a fantastic breakfast in the morning and was a huge help with getting acquainted to the area. LP is very comfortable and in a perfect location. Definitely coming back!

  • Stayed January 2011, travelled solo
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Anchorage
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Reviewed 7 January 2011

Staying in Las Mariposas is a terrific place to stay while visiting Samara. It is very affordable, and the rooms and bathrooms are kept very clean. A well prepared and healthy breakfast is included and served family-style for all the guests, providing a good opportunity for friendly conversation. Also, there is a casual dining area with hammocks, and an open kitchen with refrigerator/freezer. Snorkeling gear and bikes are available for rent. And as other reviews have mentioned, the owner and operator of the business lives onsite, and could not be more friendly or accommodating. Oh, and it is only 300 feet from the beach.

  • Stayed January 2011, travelled solo
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Additional Information about Las Mariposas

Property: Las Mariposas
Address: 100 m. norte de Intercultura | 100 m. norte de Intercultura, Playa Samara 0000, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Shuttle Bus service
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 22 Speciality Lodging in Playa Samara
Price range (per night): $22 - $37
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Las Mariposas is a charming property in the beautiful beach town of Samara, Costa Rica. If you are looking for an inexpensive place with lots of extra services.... this is the place to be! You have free Wifi access, a communal kitchen, bike rental and hot shower!The property can arrange lots of nice activities for a fair price and offers a delicious breakfast. ... more   less 
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