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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Samara, Costa Rica your home away from home

This coastal resort in Costa Rica is just what the doctor ordered for the stress and strain of the daily grind. Its beaches are defined by soft white sand for relaxing and sunbathing and rich coral reef for snorkelers to enjoy. There are plenty of other outdoor activities to keep visitors busy as well as restaurants and bars galore for tasty refreshments. Among the forms of accommodation up for consideration by visitors to Samara are luxurious villas surrounded by lush greenery and boasting lovely panoramas. Some of these are equipped with private pools and WiFi Internet. There are also charming condos available.

Things to do on holiday to Samara, Costa Rica

The delicious fine sands of Playa Samara are simply perfect for sunbathing and taking leisurely barefooted strolls. The place is incredibly scenic, accentuated by the azure waters and tall palm trees that outline the beach. And when holidaymakers get thirsty or hungry they will find a selection of restaurants and bars right there on the beach. The bars and clubs here are open till the wee hours of the morning, allowing visitors a chance to party as long as they want.

Those interested in surfing should make their way to the nearby Playa Santa Teresa where there is incredible surf which draws many local surfers. Other water sports available to tourists here include snorkelling, scuba diving and angling.

Samara also provides a network of incredible trails for hiking and most of these take visitors round the rich tropical forests of the Werner Sauter Wildlife Refuge. Nature lovers will cherish the experience of being surrounded by a wealth of species of tropical plants. There are also a number of wildlife species; different kinds of birds and monkeys as well as amphibians have a habitat in this 346–acre patch of forest. The experience is best enjoyed with the help of knowledgeable guides who will take holidaymakers on a 2-hour excursion they will never forget.

Places to visit on holiday to Samara, Costa Rica

Those who want a slightly different beach experience can head to the Playa Carillo which is not far from Samara. This beach features calm waters where those holidaying with their kids can get to swim without fear of riptides. The cleanliness and quietness of the beach are its main assets.

Keen bird watchers should make their way to Chora Island, just off the coast as it plays host to many sea bird species.

Weather in Samara, Costa Rica

This locale experiences lovely warm weather for most of the year. Even in December and January when countries in the tropics are grappling with winter, Samara is basking in 30-32°C days.

Travel to Samara, Costa Rica

Visitors to Samara will have to first book a flight to the Costa Rican capital San José (Juan Santamariá International Airport or Tobias Bolanos International Airport) from where they will fly to the Nosara Airport. Nature Air and Sansa airlines ferry passengers to and from Nosara.

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