Samara is a small sunny beach town with pristine beaches and amazing natural beauty. It is nestled along the southern Pacific coast of the Nicoya Peninsula in the province of Guanacaste. Samara beach town is known as a beach resort community and also as a major component to the cattle and fishing industry in Costa Rica. Set at the foot of a steep hill, this quaint little town has its amenities, but almost everything is clustered onto one tiny street leading to the ocean. These main road leads straight into town and ends at the stunning Playa Samara or Samara Beach. With several places along the beach, this place is a great getaway for the people who want to spend a tranquil holiday or fun family vacation. This beach town offers a number of services: stores, restaurants, hotels, and a small selection of bars.
Getting to the Samara Beach Town:
From San Jose, Samara beach town can be reached by a four hour drive. If you want to reach the town fast, you can arrive by a plane at the Liberia International Airport and then drive out two hours south-west to Samara via the town of Nicova. Though Samara is a tiny town, it has its own airstrip for small planes about 20 minutes north of Samara, there is the nearest domestic airport in Nosara.
Samara beach town offers plenty of accommodations to choose from. There are luxury hotel on a hilltop or beachfront and there are also bed and breakfast, rustic cabinas and villas. Facilities and services are also different such as air conditioning, restaurant and bar services, swimming pool/Jacuzzi, in-room kitchenette, TV and laundry services. Wherever and whatever you choose, you will find affordable, comfortable and memorable experience.
Hotel, Cabinas, B&B:
Casa Buena Vista Bed and Breakfast:
Casa Buenavista provides 2 rooms including a private porch and private entrance. Each room is featured with a queen size bed, private bathroom with hot water, ceiling fan and refrigerator. While staying at this cas, you will enjoy yummy, energetic and natural breakfast.
El Pequeño Gecko Verde:
Located 5 minutes by car from the central village of Sámara and its gorgeous fine sand beach, El Pequeño Gecko Verde is a small Boutique Hotel. This hotel offers beautiful villas, luxurious bungalows and romantics rooms.
Hotel Entre dos Aguas:
Situated just 3 blocks from the beach, 1 block to center of town, this hotel offers clean spacious rooms and garden-side pool. It is in close distance to all restaurants, markets, and shops.
Call: +506 2656 0998
Located at the entrance of Playa Samara on a small hill, Hotel Belvedre overlooks amazing ocean views. Surrounded by a nice tropical garden, this hotel offers 20 rooms: 8 rooms and 2 equipped apartments in the lower building and 10 rooms in the new building.
Call: +506 2656 0213
Hotel Villas Playa Samara:
Located just a few steps from the beach, and walking distance to all of Samara, Hotel Villas Playa Samara provides 50 spacious rooms which are completely remodeled and featured with new mattresses, new ceiling fans and many more.
Call: +506 2656 1111
Hotel Samara Beach:
Situated just 50 meters from the beach, on the Main street of Playa Samara, Hotel Samara Beach is featured with 20 spacious rooms each of which includes a private bathroom with hot water. Other facilities include air conditioning, king size bed and one double bed, Cable TV, telephone line, mini- refrigerator, security box and balcony overlooking stunning garden and pool view.
Call: (506) 2656-0218 – 2656-0518
Hotel Samara Inn:
This hotel is situated 2 blocks from the beach and 5 blocks from the main street of Samara. It provides 14 charming rooms including air conditioner, WiFi connection, cable TV, private bathroom with hot water and there is also balcony and patio.
Call: (506) 2656-0482
Samara Pacific Lodge:
This hotel 14 rooms, AC, salted swimming pool, restaurant & bar, parking.
Call: +(506) 2656-1033
Samara Tree house Inn:
Built on tree trunk, Samara Tree house Inn overlooks amazing garden and pool view. Six luxury style tree house situated directly on the beach and close to wonderful activities, shops and restaurants.
Call: + (506) 2656 0733
Alta Vista Condominiums:
Alta Vista Condominiums offers 3 fully equipped apartments, AC, Ocean view, pool, covered parking.
Call: 011 506 2656 2058
Exclusive Escapes Costa Rica offers an array of concierge services so you can enjoy the luxuries of home while you are on vacation.
Call: +506 8898-8640
La Villa Blanca:
It is a rare private rental property in the heart of the Samara town. It features air conditioner throughout the house, as well as cable TV, dishwasher, laundry, filtered water, and a safe.
It offers equipped bungalows and vacation homes. It features pool, garden and allows the guests to enjoy privacy and tranquility.
Call: (506) 8890-1684
Situated in downtown Playa Samara, the Logan offers 4 full one bedroom apartments with all the amenities needed for the comfortable stay you are looking for.
This restaurant is set within few minutes walking distance from Samara’s main street. This restaurant serves delicious light dishes including salads, fruit salads. It also offers cocktail, fruit drinks, gazpacho, a variety of smoked fish or mixed cheeses.
Call: + 506 2656 0750
+ 506 2777 6932
Samara Pacific Restaurant:
Situated a few minutes from the center of Samara, this restaurant and bar serves delicious meals prepared with seasonal ingredients. You will enjoy an assortment of fruits and natural juices prepared with fresh fruits.