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Location

Nestled on the beach, this Samara hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Carrillo Beach, Samara Beach, and Samara and Carrillo Info Center. Garza Beach is 12.4 mi (20 km) away.

Hotel Features

At Hotel Villas Playa Samara, relax by an outdoor pool or hit the beach where you can enjoy snorkeling.

Room Amenities

All 96 rooms provide conveniences like sofa beds and dining areas, plus free WiFi and furnished balconies. Other amenities available to guests include sitting areas, refrigerators, and microwaves.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Hotel Villas Playa Samara provides a fitness center and a children's pool. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a swim-up bar, a poolside bar, and a bar/lounge. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This beach hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Complimentary self parking is available on site. A total renovation of this property was completed in December 2014.

  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Computer station 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • Total number of rooms - 96 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Garden 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1992 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Wedding services 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • One meeting room 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  

Room Amenities

  • Furnished balcony 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Microwave 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shower only 
  • Sofa bed 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Hotel Villas Playa Samara has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 
  • Free bicycles nearby 
  • Ecotours on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No elevators

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: CRC 60
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: CRC 99
The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: CRC 80000 per person (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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