10 Top-Rated Budget hotels in Sámara: Beach Front Bahia, Cabañas Lamaite, Samara Chillout Lodge - Adults only, Lodge Las Estrellas de Samara, Good Life Lodge, Samara Palm Lodge, Hotel Peace & Lodge, Villas Tangerine, Hotel Casa Buenavista - Adults only, Hotel Paraiso del Cocodrilo
1. Beach Front Bahia
400m este de la sucursal del ICE y 70m sur Frente al mar, 50205 Sámara, Costa Rica
9.1 based on 132 reviews
Located in Sámara, Beach Front Bahia offers beachfront accommodations a few steps from Samara Beach and provides facilities like a restaurant, a bar and a terrace. The hotel features family rooms.
At the hotel, all rooms include a closet. Complete with a private bathroom, all guest rooms at Beach Front Bahia are equipped with air conditioning, and some rooms come with a seating area. At the accommodation all rooms are equipped with bed linen and towels.
Beach Front Bahia offers a continental or à la carte breakfast.
The area is popular for snorkeling and cycling, and car rental is available at the hotel.
Carrillo Beach is 1.6 miles from Beach Front Bahia. The nearest airport is Tambor, 35 miles from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.
Reviewed By Heidi
Amazing location right on the beach in Samara! We booked the second floor apartment that had a balcony overlooking the beach. Beautiful views and quiet area. We ate lunch in the Cafe and breakfast too - the food was delicious. Xinia was for helpful. It was renovated last year and the rooms are comfortable and clean. I highly recommend it for a water front boutique hotel at a value price! I would definitely stay again!
2. Cabañas Lamaite
Camino a playa Buena Vista, Calle Tortuga, De soda La Samareña 100 mts Norte 100 mts Oeste., 50205 Sámara, Costa Rica
9.2 based on 215 reviews
This property is a 12-minute walk from the beach. Located in Sámara, a 14-minute walk from Samara Beach, Cabañas Lamaite provides accommodations with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a terrace. The property has a 24-hour front desk, airport transportation, a tour desk and free WiFi throughout the property.
At the hotel, every room is equipped with a desk, bed linen and a balcony with a pool view. Complete with a private bathroom, guest rooms at Cabañas Lamaite are equipped with air conditioning, and selected rooms have a seating area. The rooms will provide guests with a closet and an electric tea pot.
The area is popular for hiking and snorkeling, and bike rental is available at the accommodation.
The nearest airport is Tamarindo Airport, 57 miles from Cabañas Lamaite.
Reviewed By Andymacc
Cool boutique hotel with charming hosts and owners. Great local feel. Safe and comfy. The pool was awesome. Breakfast was great. The owner did everything even our laundry and her son spoke English and was very helpful. He gave us a great suggestion for a sunset view.
3. Samara Chillout Lodge - Adults only
Del Super Delfin 500 norte 100 este Casa mano derecha Casa blanco/maron de 2 pisos, Sámara, Costa Rica
9.5 based on 167 reviews
This property is a 10-minute walk from the beach. Samara Chillout Lodge is a boutique hotel located 10 minutes' walk from Samara Beach in a quiet area.
It features an outdoor pool surrounded by a tropical garden. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property.
All rooms are air-conditioned and feature a queen-size bed, a safe and a private bathroom with hot water. Some of the rooms have a private terrace / balcony and TV.
A continental breakfast is served each morning at the property.
Liberia International Airport (Aeropuerto Internacional Daniel Oduber Quirós) and the National Park are each a 90-minute drive from the hotel. A shuttle service is available at a surcharge.
Guests at this property can enjoy cycling nearby, or make the most of the garden.
Carrillo is 6.8 mi from the lodge. Tamarindo Airport is 56 mi from the property.
Reviewed By Sharon
Gorgeous and immaculate property with exceptionally kind hosts. It feels like a luxurious oasis. Beautifully landscaped and extremely tastefully decorated air contienes rooms with great hot water shower. Highly recommended.
4. Lodge Las Estrellas de Samara
100 metros Oeste y 50 metros Norte de la escuela de Santo Domingo de Samara Lote 2 - panamerican woods, 50205 Sámara, Costa Rica
9.4 based on 113 reviews
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Located in Sámara, 1.8 miles from Samara Beach, Lodge Las Estrellas de Samara provides accommodations with a restaurant, free private parking, an outdoor swimming pool and a bar. Among the facilities at this property are a shared kitchen and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Guests can use a garden.
At the hotel, the rooms have a terrace with a sea view. Lodge Las Estrellas de Samara has certain rooms that include a safety deposit box, and each room includes a private bathroom and a closet.
Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a continental or a à la carte breakfast.
The nearest airport is Tamarindo, 56 miles from Lodge Las Estrellas de Samara, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.
Reviewed By Eduardo
Staff is very friendly and always looking to support guests in any area. Location view is amazing (either day or night), having the sea in front of your eyes is great. Quiet place and you can rest very well at night.
5. Good Life Lodge
200 Meter westlich und 150 Meter südlich von der katholischen Kirche, Sámara, Costa Rica
9.7 based on 464 reviews
This property is 3 minutes walk from the beach. Located 650 feet from Samara Beach, Good Life Lodge offers a shared kitchen for all guests, free bikes, a garden and air-conditioned accommodations with a terrace and free WiFi.
Each unit is equipped with a patio offering garden views, a satellite flat-screen TV an outdoor dining area, private bathroom with shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries.
A buffet breakfast is available daily at the lodge.
At Good Life Lodge guests are welcome to take advantage of a hot tub.
The nearest airport is Tamarindo, 56 mi from the accommodations, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.
Reviewed By Carrie
lovely gardens, beautiful design of the rooms and perfect location!
6. Samara Palm Lodge
200 m oeste del Banco Nacional, 50205 Sámara, Costa Rica
9.6 based on 199 reviews
This property is a 5-minute walk from the beach. Samara Palm Lodge is located on the edge of the small village of Playa Sámara. The beach as well as in the center of Sámara are 5 minutes away.
Samara Palm Lodge has a pool with a landscaped garden and an Honesty bar.
All rooms have a king-size bed, a fan or air-conditioning, lockable drawer and a private bathroom with hot water. WiFi is available throughout the property. Activities such as diving, fishing, hiking and horse riding can be organized by the hotel.
Liberia International Airport is a 120-minute drive from the hotel and the Diria National Park is a 60-minute drive away. The guest house can help you to arrange transportation!
Reviewed By Lisa
beautiful garden & owner was so accommodating & nice
7. Hotel Peace & Lodge
4km norte del parqueo de adoquines de la playa Carrillo Boca del Toro, 51103 Sámara, Costa Rica
9.4 based on 195 reviews
Hotel Peace & Lodge features a restaurant, outdoor swimming pool, a bar and garden in Sámara. Among the facilities at this property are room service and a tour desk, along with free WiFi throughout the property. Free private parking is available and the hotel also provides car rental for guests who want to explore the surrounding area.
At the hotel, every room is equipped with a closet, bed linen and a patio with a sea view. Complete with a private bathroom, guest rooms at Hotel Peace & Lodge are equipped with air conditioning, and selected rooms include a seating area. The rooms include a safety deposit box.
Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a continental breakfast.
Hotel Peace & Lodge has a terrace.
Islita is 6 miles from the hotel, while Nosara is 25 miles away. The nearest airport is Tambor, 60 miles from Hotel Peace & Lodge, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.
Reviewed By Christopher
Beautiful Views, super nice staff. Laura, the owner made us feel right at home and was an exceptional host.
8. Villas Tangerine
100 meters oeste de Iguna Verde Super y a la parte de Samara Pacific Lodge, 50205 Sámara, Costa Rica
9.2 based on 135 reviews
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This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Located in Sámara, Villas Tangerine is adults only and offers accommodations with a patio. Free WiFi is offered.
All units come with a seating area, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with free toiletries and shower.
The bed and breakfast offers a year-round outdoor pool.
Guests at this property can enjoy cycling and hiking nearby, or make the most of the garden.
Nosara is 21 mi from Villas Tangerine, while Carrillo is 7.5 mi away. The nearest airport is Tamarindo Airport, 57 mi from the property.
Reviewed By Juan
Jenna, the host, was super attentive and friendly. Peque prepared a different delicious breakfast every day. I would definitely go back to this place when visiting Samara.
9. Hotel Casa Buenavista - Adults only
350 metros de la playa, playa carrillo, 51101 Sámara, Costa Rica
9.7 based on 397 reviews
This property is a 4-minute walk from the beach. Casa Buenavista is located in Carrillo, 1,000 feet from the beach. It offers air-conditioned rooms in a tropical garden.
Each room has a private bathroom with hot water, cable TV, Wi-Fi, ceiling fan, refrigerator and a private terrace overlooking the garden.
Breakfast is served at the Rancho.
Restaurants are available within a 5-minute walk, while Liberia Airport can be reached in 2 hours by car. Juan Santamaria International Airport in neighboring Alajuela is a 4-hour drive away.
Reviewed By Marianne
Beautiful and tranquil place for relaxation and it’s close to the beach and fantastic restaurants. Breakfast each morning is the highlight of the day and swimming in the lit pool at night is a wonderful way to unwind.
10. Hotel Paraiso del Cocodrilo
400 metros Norte Playa Buenavista, 50250 Sámara, Costa Rica
9.0 based on 325 reviews
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Offering outdoor pool plus an à la carte restaurant, Hotel Paraiso del Cocodrilo is located in Sámara, in Playa Buenavista Beach. Free Wi-Fi access is available.
Rooms here will provide you with air conditioning and a terrace. Private bathrooms also come with a shower.
The on-site restaurant is specialized in organic Costa Rican cuisine, offering dishes that include seafood and meat. The bar serves tropical cocktails and beer.
At Hotel Paraiso del Cocodrilo you will find a terrace. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including horse riding, cycling and hiking. The property offers tours to visit coffee plantations, a crocodile farm, and boat rides to go dolphin watching.
The property offers free parking and airport shuttle to and from the airport for an extra fee.
Reviewed By Christopher
The was an amazing place, wonderful host, great food. Howler monkeys in the trees. Iguanas. Beautiful pool. It was like a few days outside of time, away from the rest of the world.