Hotel Samsara

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Costa Ballena, Costanera Pacífico Sur, 100m Sur de la Ferretería El Colono, Ballena, 60504, Costa Rica
3.8 out of 5 rating 55 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.8
Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at Hotel Samsara in Ballena, you'll be near the beach, within a 15-minute walk of Uvita Beach and Marino Ballena National Park. This beach lodge is 7 mi (11.3 km) from Tortuga Beach and 0.4 mi (0.6 km) from Playa Colonia.


Make yourself at home in one of the 10 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms with showers are provided.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. This lodge also features complimentary wireless Internet access, tour/ticket assistance, and a picnic area.


At Hotel Samsara, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary continental breakfast is included.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services and laundry facilities. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Uvita Beach - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Marino Ballena National Park - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Punta Uvita - 3.6 km / 2.2 mi
Catarata uvita - 4.6 km / 2.8 mi
Playa Colonia - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Arco Beach - 2.3 km / 1.4 mi
Playa Ballena - 3.2 km / 2 mi
Playa Hermosa - 5.3 km / 3.3 mi
Pinuela Beach - 6.5 km / 4.1 mi
Ventanas Beach - 9.6 km / 6 mi
Tortuga Beach - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Playa Garza - 12.8 km / 8 mi
Terraba Sierpe National Wetlands - 13.2 km / 8.2 mi
Alturas Wildlife Sanctuary - 15 km / 9.3 mi
Playa Dominicalito - 16.7 km / 10.4 mi

The preferred airport for Hotel Samsara is Juan Santamaria Intl. Airport (SJO) - 211.9 km / 131.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • 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; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Contactless check-in is available.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: USD 10 per pet, per night
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Picnic area
  • -Garden
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Terrace
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Direct access to private beach
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking
  • -Hiking/biking trails nearby