Welcome to Samara Pacific lodge, Playa Samara, Guanacaste, costa Rica

Location & Access

 

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Location :

Our Hotel is located on the North Pacific coast of Costa Rica (in the province of Guanacaste). About 1 ½ Km from the center of Samara Equidistantly (800m) from the Samara beach and Buenavista beach.

Our GPS coordinates: 9°52’50.6″N 85°32’25.0″W Lat. : 9.880711 Long. : -85.540270

 

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Shuttle and Private transfer :

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If you wish to travel by minibus, we can arrange transfers from the place of your choice.
To confirm the transfer for you, thank you for providing us the details:
Of the hotel where you stayed (name and address, and the number of persons)
Or information about your flight (Airport, arrival time, airline, flight number and the number of people).

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Car rental:

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If you want to rent a vehicle, we will be happy to assist you. Thank you contact us at samarapacific@gmail.com or phone number: +506 2656 1033.
The rental car is one of the best options to explore Costa Rica.
It is important to realize that driving conditions in Costa Rica are may not be not as good as in some countries. Although Costa Rica is working to implement a road sign. In some areas, you find very few indications, dirt roads and many potholes.

 

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Road book from the San Jose airport  (SJO, Juan Santamaria)

  • Exit the airport on the right, take the ramp onto Autopista General Cañas / Road 1.
  • Make approximately 7.5 Km on Road 1, then turn right towards El Coyol Radial.
  • Turn 1st right and continue on Radial El Coyol, cross the roundabout.
  • Make about 4.5 km, at the roundabout, take the 2nd exit (Road 27).
  • Make about 53 km on Road 27 (toll road). Then about 17 km on Road 23.
  • Follow directions Cañas / Liberia on Road 1
  • Make about 50 Km to Limonal, turn left at the Gas station. Road 18
  • Make about 50 Km on Road 18 (Roll on the Amistad bridge) and turn right towards Nicoya on Road 21.
  • Make about 13 km on Highway 21 then (at Burger King) turn left towards Playa Samara on Road 150.
  • Cross Nicoya and do about 37 km to Playa Samara.
  • In Samara turn right, go past the Catholic Church.
  • Make approximately 1km to the intersection turn right, pass Iguana verde and 200m turn slightly left.
  • The hotel is located 150m on your right.

 

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From Playa Samara to: (Depending on the season)

 

Destinations Driving time estimation
San José 3 ½ – 4 hours
Monteverde 4 – 4 ½ hours
Arenal  (La Fortuna) 3 ½ – 4 hours
Tenorio 3 ½ hours
Rincon de la Vieja 3  hours
Liberia 2 ½ hours
Playa Tamarindo/Flamingo 2 hours
Playa Nosara ¾ hours
Punta Islita ¾ -2 hours
Playa Santa Teresa/ Mal Pais 3 – 3 ½ hours
Montezuma 3 ½ – 4 hours