Trip Planner: Central America / Costa Rica / Province of Guanacaste / Playa Samara / Samara-Carrillo Info Center
Providing free information on the array of local offerings, including community events and activities to comfortable and welcoming restaurants, bars, and accommodations, Samara-Carrillo Info Center serves as an invaluable resource for visitors to Samara and Carrillo. Starting off as a roadside stand in 2011, the center later moved into a prominent location right by the beach. Peruse the generous selection of pamphlets for local outdoor adventure providers and bring your questions to Brenda and Christopher--they do their best to answer all inquiries. Such is their expertise on Costa Rica that the center has gained a reputation for its helpful information on all corners of the country. Plan your Samara-Carrillo Info Center visit and explore what else you can see and do in Playa Samara using our Playa Samara route planner .
Tours to Samara-Carrillo Info Center
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Duration: 4 hours
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Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
Samara-Carrillo Info Center Reviews
Brenda and Christopher were so much help. Brenda helped us with our airport shuttle, booking zip lining and an ATV tour. I also walked to the info center and Christopher helped us with directions and ... more »
We booked several thing through the Info Center, everyone was amazing! We enjoyed our stay at Villas Verdes, the owners and staff were wonderful. If you stay at Villas Verdes, make sure to have breakf... more »
Brenda was amazing! Make this your first stop when you get to the Samara area, she gave us good, honest and trusted advise. There was no hard sell or pushing - very straightforward and good advise. She not only helped us book activities for our kids but she helped give very good advice for the rest of our Costa Rica trip and can book all over Costa Rica. All the great reviews online are accurate, this place is top notch.
Brenda was very pleasant to exchange with in preparation of our trip. She asked about our desires in order to recommend the best places and provided useful information. We ended booking our hotels and tours with some friends but if you don't want to bother too much, the Samara-Carrillo Info Center is the place to go, they can book everything for you. And it is Free !
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