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1 room, 2 adults

Hotel Giada

3,5-star3,5 stars
Playa Sámara, Samara, Guanacaste, Costa Rica

3.5-star hotel with 2 outdoor pools, near Samara Beach
  • Free WiFi
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Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

  • I loved my stay at Hotel Giada. The location is perfect, within walking distance of…Mar 8, 2021
  • It was a very nice place with friendly staffJan 16, 2021

Hotel Giada

from ZAR 873
  • Triple Room, City View
  • Quadruple Room, City View
  • Double Room, City View
  • Double Room, Pool View
  • Quadruple Room, Pool View
  • Single Room
  • Triple Room, Pool View

What’s around Hotel Giada


  • Samara Beach - 4 min walk
  • Buena Vista Beach - 33 min walk
  • Carrillo Beach - 2.8 mi / 4.5 km
  • Playa Barco Quebrado - 5.3 mi / 8.6 km
  • Playa Camaronal - 9.4 mi / 15.1 km
  • Playa Barrigona - 10.6 mi / 17 km
  • Garza Beach - 12.1 mi / 19.4 km
  • Playa Islita - 12.3 mi / 19.8 km

Getting around

  • Daniel Oduber Intl. Airport (LIR) - 134 min drive
  • Nosara (NOB) - 51 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 24 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 10 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle*


  • Onsite parking limited

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
Things to do
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Spa tub
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Grab bar - near toilet
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
Things to enjoy
  • Furnished balcony or patio
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 26-inch LCD TV
  • Cable TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Hotel Giada’s small print

Also known as

  • Giada Hotel
  • Hotel Giada Hotel Samara
  • Giada Samara
  • Hotel Giadahotel giada
  • Hotel Giada Samara
  • Giada Hotel Playa Samara
  • Hotel Giada Samara, Nicoya Guanacaste
  • Giada Samara, Nicoya Guanacaste
  • Hotel Giada Hotel
  • Hotel Giada Samara


This property does not have elevators.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Optional extras

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of CRC 6.00 for adults and CRC 6.00 for children (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Hotel Giada

  • Does Hotel Giada offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Hotel Giada does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Hotel Giada?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Hotel Giada?
    Yes. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Is there a pool at Hotel Giada?
    Yes, there are 2 outdoor pools.
  • Are pets allowed at Hotel Giada?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel Giada?
    You can check in starting at 2 PM. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Hotel Giada?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include The Flying Taco (3-min walk), LUV Burger (4-min walk), and Bohemia Cafe (4-min walk).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Hotel Giada?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • What is there to do at Hotel Giada and nearby?
    Hotel Giada has 2 outdoor pools and a spa tub, as well as a garden.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8,8 From 76 reviews

Very good 8,0
A great location to the beach !! A beautiful beach . Rest service was ok. Hello
Lina, us1 night romance trip
Very good 8,0
Pool was nice, bed was comfortable. Staff was very friendly.
Carley, ca3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Great location. Friendly helpful staff. Great English. Great balcony that exits right to the pool.
ca2 night romance trip
Very good 8,0
Staff great and v. helpful. Pictures made pool look bigger than the dip pool it was. Would recommend to stay.
gb3 night romance trip
Very good 8,0
The pools were great and the restaurant very good. Could hear a lot of outside noise from the room. Overall clean room, a bit old, but great location in town.
ca2 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10,0
Quiet & safe place
Great place for staying for business or pleasure. I recommend it!
Niger, us2 night business trip
Very good 8,0
Cute and quaint. Room was small but it was ok. Great location. Pool was small but it was fine.
ca3 night family trip
Very good 8,0
Beautiful little hotel minutes from beach, friendly staff, clean , great food, definitely be going back again!
Janet, us1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10,0
Absolutely FANTASTIC hotel with pool outside my sliding door. Most amenities you can think of are in the beautiful room. Can highly recommend this lovely hotel!
Carol, us1 night trip
Very good 8,0
We really enjoyed ourselves
Robert, ca1 night romance trip

Hotel Giada