I had never been to Costa Rica, so didn't know what to expect. I went with a couple of friends and stayed at Casa Simba. The place was immaculate ! They had everything you would need...cable TV, ai… More
21 Jan 2016
"Great Place to Be"
Casa Simba is the perfect Location. We were walking distance to the beach, town and hiking trails.
Charming property with beautiful, well-kept grounds includes pool, which is a great way to cool down… More
Swimming pool; Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised;
The house has a very peaceful settings with green hills at the back and the sea in front. Many birds ,specially in the morning. Samara has a few good restaurants as well as music bars and pizzerias. The reefs makes it one of the few beaches where you can swim. …see more
2 Oct 2015
"Peaceful and Beautiful!"
We had a most wonderful stay at Martina's home. The view from the hill was so beautiful, the sunsets were so tranquil. The home itself was spacious, clean, and well-maintained. Augustin saw to all of … More
9 May 2015
I spent a week at Casa Martinero, and really felt that I was able to get away from it all. I was totally captivated by the breathtaking views of the sea and surrounding hills. The house has every conv… More
I am glad for the good review. It is all very true.
20 Jan 2016
"Lovely, inviting taste of Nicoya Peninsula in Costa Rica"
Martinero is wonderful! Our family (4 adults) enjoyed two fantastic weeks here and hope to be able to return someday. Perched atop the hillside the views are beautiful and the birds, iguanas, and monk… More
Thank you Wendy I am really happy that your stay was satisfying and that you all had a good time.Welcome back !
"A beautiful, Tranquill setting in the heart of town."
We could not have found a better fit in all Samara for our needs. With two small children, this was a perfect setting. There is a great pool, and beautiful grounds that are well kept and safe. The hou… More
Hotel Samara Paraiso Peace and tranquility is always with you in this place, nature and sea in one place.
24 Jul 2014
"HOME SWEET HOME,,,,,,,,,LOTS OF LOVE"
I've stayed here, on a few separate visits to Samara, I have received excellent care and service, with a smile. I especially remember night swims in the great pool,,with the stars above, shining aga… More
Thank you for taking the time to go into so much detail and share your experience with the online community.
When you want to get away and escape everyday cares, relax, freed from stress, and replenish your energy reserves, don?t forget that this little corner of paradise waits for you and will be a pleasure for us to welcome you again.
Hotel S�mara Paraiso
11 Dec 2013
"Un lugar tranquilo"
We stayed the month of November and found the experience to be wonderful. Leaving at the end of our stay was like leaving behind family and friends. We throughly enjoyed our stay even though we had af… More
Thank you for sharing your experience with the online community.
We are very happy that you had a wonderful experience and that you enjoyed your time with us.
We hope there will be another chance to host you, in the meantime please accept our warmest regards.
Hotel S�mara Paraiso
8 Jul 2013
"Quiet and relaxing"
On our stay on Samara Paraiso we had great peaceful time, surrounded by the trees and the fresh breeze, you will find beautiful bungalows and a swimming pool where youll have some relaxing time!!… More
We really appreciate that you took the time to send valuable comments about your stay at our hotel.
Your complete satisfaction is our goal.
It will be a pleasure for us to welcome you again.
Hotel S�mara Paraiso
I first visited Casa Del Sol in May 2014. This was my first time visiting this area of Costa Rica. My trip was outstanding, the local culture was very courteous, the restaurants were open air with ver… More
Dear Jim, It was our pleasure to welcome you and your family back into Villa Costa del Sol for this very special occasion. We are very pleased when our guests have a wonderful experience enough to make them want to return. It is our ultimate goal to make your vacation everything that you hoped and dreamed. We look forward to welcoming you back soon to continue making unforgettable, joyous memories. Viva bien esta vida! Evelyn & Bill
27 Jul 2015
"Surpassed all Expectations!"
My family and I just returned from a week at what can only be called a breathtaking property, Casa del Sol. It is truly as amazing as all of my fellow reviewers say it is. From the moment we pulled up… More
Dear Nancy, Thank you for that wonderful review! We really appreciate your comments and the recognition of our efforts. We couldn't be more pleased to hear you had a fantastic experience. Just knowing that you enjoyed yourselves makes it all worth it! We try very hard to make sure all of our guests receive terrific attention on every visit but it is very easy to be helpful and nice to such a nice family! We hope to see y'all again in Samara soon! You are always welcome at Villa Costa del Sol. Viva Bien Esta Vida! Bill & Evelyn
29 Jul 2015
"Unbelievably Beautiful and Relaxing - Perfect!"
Our family of 6 (parents, my boyfriend and I (late 20s), and my two little sisters (17 and 19)) visited for a week in late June 2015 to celebrate my parents 30th wedding anniversary. (From what we und… More
Thank you for taking the time to write that wonderful review. It is extremely rewarding to know that our guests enjoyed themselves enough to make them want to come back and it motivates us to keep working harder to offer you a vacation that you would never forget. It's also very helpful for future guests as it lets them know what to expect, what places to visit and the activities that you enjoyed the most. We loved the opportunity to host your stay in Villa Costa del Sol and to meet you and your lovely family. We look forward to seeing you all very soon. Viva bien esta vida! Bill & Evelyn
Lovely house! Great location and very good help from Peter and property manager Bill! We did not have a car during our stay but that was no problem. You can walk down the hill to the beach in 15 minut… More
14 Jan 2015
"I love this place!"
Casa Margarita is amazing. We met Bill, the property manager, and he took the time to show us around town. He's one of the nicest people we've ever had the privilege to meet.
The house is big, sp… More
12 Jan 2014
"Great place to visit, great place to stay!"
Spent 10 days in Casa Margarita over the holidays. Perfect weather, and Samara is a lovely place to visit. Casa Margarita was clean and well-maintained. Lovely, charming house. We spent a lot of t… More
We stayed at Casita Amarilla for three weeks in June with our three kids under 6 and it was the perfect spot for our Costa Rican adventure! The house is spacious with all the modern conveniences of ho… More
20 May 2015
"We highly recommend it!"
Our stay at Casita Amarillo was fabulous. The jungle setting is perfect for viewing all types of wildlife: howler monkeys, many varieties of birds. The house is perfect for 2 couples or a family (bedr… More
Thank you for the lovely review! We are pleased that you had such a wonderful time in our home and in the Samara area.
20 May 2015
We had a wonderful time at Casita Amarilla. We rented the house with 2 other friends. The house was perfect for the 4 of us and is set up well for a family with 2 queen beds and a double with a bunk a… More
Thank you for the great review! We are happy that you enjoyed staying in our home and would love to have you again.
Fueron unos días maravillosos y de descanso, familiares y de fin de año. Con actividad en la playa y en la piscina. Llegamos tensos propios del cansacio acumulado y nos fuimos felices y sin estrés.… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Not suitable for children;
This luxury house with panoramic ocean view is located on a 6'000m2 property (1 1/2 acres) and guarantees full privacy and tranquility. Nevertheless it is only minutes away from the beach and all amenities, grocery stores, restaurants and tourist infrastructures. …see more
2 Apr 2014
"Beauty beyond imagination"
I don't want to get too deep with this review, but I think this is one of the best vacations my wife and I have ever been on and we can't wait to go back to Costa Rica and stay at Casa Pepito. If you … More
4 Jan 2014
Have you daydreamed about the perfect escape to the tropics, got taken in by glossy photos, paid out significant sums, only to be left feeling underwhelmed and wondered whether you will ever find you… More
6 Oct 2013
"Fabulous stay at Casa Pepito!"
Our family and I stayed at Casa Pepito for a most memorable week.
Our host Erin was welcoming, and gracious, paying great attention to every detail for comfort, beauty and hospitality. When I fi… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Suitable for children age 5+;
Serene. Brand new. Big Italian Kitchen. Luxurious flooring. German showers. Jacuzzi bathtub. Pool. Balconies. Souroundet by nature. Monkeys and Ara's visiting. Tree-house one hanging bridge away. Pool bar. Outdoor Gym. …see more
Beautifull place fantastic surrounding .House with incredible ocean view ,open rancho few minutes to the beach I need to come back soon to have a beer in the swimming pool during the sun set. Max Se… More
I've been in green ray villas , white villa for 3 weeks and it was simply perfect .. just nature around, silent, relaxing, walking distance from guiones beach and surf spot, housekeeper so nice and he… More
Thank you for your review.
I'm glad that you enjoyed your stay. It was a pleasure to meet yo. We have now changed the name of the Villa you stayed in. We thought it deserved a name that more represented the beautiful view from the pool...It is now "Ocean View". I hope to see you again.
This is the perfect property for reunion with friends and family. The layout is such that everyone can have a bit of privacy, but all gather in the large shaded patio area for drinks and dinner. The… More
21 Sep 2015
This fantastic oasis has everything an adventurous visitor could ask for and more. The rooms and accommodations are great for families or couples wanting privacy during your stay. The outdoor space ha… More
"Excellent car free location, lush garden, great pool"
We enjoyed our stay at Ex. Lat very much. The location is excellent for those choosing to go car free in Nosara, felt very private. 5-7min walk to the beach and 3-5min to the main road in Playa Guin… More
"Charming home & pool, comfortable and private, yet near everythi"
This is a perfect getaway to the Nosara area, but you must have a car!
We spent 2 weeks at Casa Celestial and it was wonderful. A newer home built as vacation home by California couple, spotlessly c… More
19 Feb 2013
"Heaven on Earth"
This is possibly the nicest place we've ever stayed. Not fancy-schmancy, but very comfortable and well suited to a family or group. Everything about the place was fabulous - space, comfy beds and cou… More
This review, while delightful, is not for my home. We are not within easy walking distance (more like 20 minutes) so it has caused confusion for potential renters. Please remove from my listing #392408
Alan W. Ziff, owner
21 Jun 2012
"The ultimate for a euphoric relaxation experience"
It doesn't really get much better than this place if you're planning to go to Nosara -- this house is spacious and cozy. Upscale yet rustic. Location is superb. Close enough to the action, yet far … More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Close proximity to the beach
World-renowned surf breaks
Internationally known Yoga Institute
Newly built 2 bedroom condo
Pilates …see more
8 Sep 2015
This is such the perfect spot!! We had two teenagers with us and an additional family. This location was so perfect and safe. We were easy walking distance to the restaurants, shopping and beach (brin… More
29 Jun 2013
"I'd stay her over and over again"
Condo Tortuga is the perfect location for me. It's situated away from the main strip of Playa Guiones, towards the Gilded Iguana end of town. This means you are an easy walk from either part and you… More
14 May 2013
"Lovely Honeymoon Experience!!"
My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful 10 day stay here in September for our honeymoon. The condo is conveniently walking distance to the beach and to several town attractions. Also includes, an onsite … More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Private Pool, Pure Nature, Privacy, Honeymoon, Jungle, Wildlife, Honeymoon, Garden, Just come and find out how great it is to have a private oasis in the jungle. Relax and have a great time! …see more
18 Feb 2014
We very much enjoyed our stay in the Gecko House. Andrea and Monty are a very nice couple and get the balance right between being invisible but available when you need them. The house is comfortable… More
2 Sep 2013
"It doesn't get much better than this!"
Gecko House was the perfect getaway, not far from the beach but the real feeling of being in the jungle with the incredible garden and views of the valleys and hills all around. You will see and hear… More
2 Feb 2013
"such a nice place in the middle of nowhere"
We enjoyed very much the stay at the Gecko House! Very cool owner, completely clean house and lovely landscape with a very nice pool!
We strongly recommend the Gecko House, it is such a nice Costa R… More
'Playa de Oro.' Now, my Spanish is non-existant, but I DO recognize a golden beach when I see one! The view from the bed is picture postcard perfect: fifty yards of lawn, bordered by lush tropical pla… More
6 Jan 2016
"Wunderschöne Unterkunft am Traumstrand"
2 Zimmer mit 2 Bädern, sehr geschmackvoll eingerichtet, große Terrasse und Garten, direkt am Traumstrand Playa Coyote. Allerdings keine Küche, nur Kühlschrank und Coffeemaker. Die Besitzer Heike u… More
Hallo Familie Wolf, danke f�r die positive Bewertung. Sch�n Euch bei uns gehabt zu haben. Wir hoffen Ihr hattet noch eine sch�ne Reise durch Costa Rica. Hoffe Euch bald wieder bei uns begr��en zu d�rfen. Vielleicht kommt Ihr ja nochmal vor Eurem Abflug vorbei, wir w�rden uns freuen. Bis bald Heike und Hans
27 Jul 2015
"Der Geheimtipp im Paradies"
Wir wollten eigentlich nur 1 Nacht bleiben aber es hat uns so sehr gefallen das wir noch drei weitere Nächte geblieben sind. Auf unserem Weg nach Nosara haben wir zum Mittagessen im Café Santé in S… More
Hallo Chantal, hallo Peter. Vielen Dank für die tolle Bewertung. Ja, wir können uns noch sehr gut an Euch zwei erinnern und es freut uns sehr das es Euch bei uns so gut gefallen hat. Wir hoffen Ihr hattet noch eine weiterhin schöne Zeit auf Eurer Reise durch Costa Rica und würden uns freuen Euch bald wieder bei uns begrüßen zu dürfen.
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 1 km; Great for children of all ages ;
The fully equipped house has a magnificent view to the Pacific ocean with a beautiful 5000m² garden. 2 bedrooms (one with a king- and the other one with a queen-size bed) offer a good sleep with the soft relaxing sounds of Costa Ricas fauna. Find all information on htt …see more
5 Feb 2016
"¡Una casa perfecta con vistas maravillosas!"
Estábamos súper contentos por nuestra estancia en Casa Amarilla, la casa es muy cómoda y separada, tiene su propio terreno con gardin y vista lujosa al océano, está en la zona tan linda y tranqui… More
If you look for something special, safe, clean, beautiful, privat and if you love natur and wildlife!? Than you are on the right place! …see more
28 Apr 2014
WOW! Well, i have had my share of traveling around Costa Rica by now, and i have never found a more quiet and beautiful place to that price. The house is fantastic, the pool even more great and the ow… More