Hotel Samoa del Sur
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
TripAdvisor Reviews Hotel Samoa del Sur Golfito
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... traffic started and the trucks hooted their deep bellowing horns and the boat boys on the sports fishing boats started to play booming music as they set off for the day and all the calm was destroyed.
I did my usual tidying and cleaning, then soted my washing, made breakfast of eggs,plantain and beans (Mexican ,the best) and prepared to go ashore, which isn't far from our mooring , about 200ft max. The dinghy is hanging on the davits, ...
... and the best body surfing conditions I have ever come across! Constant double breakers giving the wave twice the power, on which I manage to body surf about 50 metres at a time...all the way to the shore. It is AWESOME!
Then drama hits the holiday. At Marino ballena national park for the day....Stephen and Caroline return from snorkelling and tell us how great it was. They take over guard and children duty and we are off. As we approach the snorkel point we see granny ...
... chatted with a couple from California (the guy is hiking the mountain tomorrow, the same day as us, and the girl is apparently going to the beach instead) and 2 ladies from England. They had all been to Drake Bay, our next destination, so we got great advice. The lady from England was exhausted from coming down from Chirripo today and had blisters all over her feet...! She encouraged me by saying if she can do it, I can do it...
... that had taken temporary residence in the sweet little water fall pond outside the building. I like adventure, but this felt like too much--worrying more when we didn't see "Denis" than when we did! We also mounted a snorkeling adventure across the bay, hoping to get there in time to see through clear water and then get out of the water to watch the once monthly (five nights after full moon) needlefish spawning in that cove (anything west ...
... true to the brochure, there was no one on the beach. In fact, I think we saw one other person once during our entire stay. With the warm ocean water this was a real
treat...the beach to ourselves. John and Betty found some beach chairs and settled in for a long relax. Sandy and I took an extended walk on the beach….very peaceful.
By 3 or 4, it was very hot and VERY HUMID. Imagine holding up a page of a hardback book. After about ...