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THE HIDEAWAY, Playa Samara: Your Escape from the everyday.
On-site we offer complimentary Internet access, board games & playing cards, books and magazines. Our concierge service includes booking of transportation and activities through local companies for fishing, dolphin tours, scuba diving, surfing lessons, massage, and Spanish lessons. If you need help planning your transportation to or from the airport, or around Costa Rica, let us know.
In Samara you can spend your day relaxing on the beach or entertaining yourself with a variety of activities. Give yourself several days--there are many choices! Some favorites are:
In addition to all these activities around Samara, there are other nearby activities that make excellent day trips or afternoon adventures. Make The Hideaway Hotel your base and we can help arrange easy transport to any activity for you.
appx 1 hour from Ostional Refuge and 45 minutes from Camaronal, famous for the nesting of turtles.
1 hour from Guaitil, an indigenous town, where you can still witness some of the Indian culture that is left in the Guanacaste province. Guaitil is famous for its pottery, and you can buy directly from the artisans.
1 hour from Barra Honda National Park with several caves that you can visit.
1 hour and 30 minutes from Palo Verde National Park with crocodiles in River Tempisque, and more than 250 species of birds.
2 hours from Santa Rosa National Park with 10 different natural habitats and an incredible variety of flora and fauna: 75 kinds of mammals, 260 species of birds, more than 2,000 kinds of butterflies
2 hours and 30 minutes from Monteverde Cloud Forest reserve with its rich and varied wild life.
appx 3 hours from Rincon de la Vieja National Park--volcano, hot sulfur springs, geysers.
THE HIDEAWAY HOTEL, Playa Samara
Uncommon quality, stunning beach, privacy.