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How to get there, from San Jose

Coordinates: N 09° 53´03,96" / W 085° 33´52,25"

From San Jose:

  • By bus: Alfarobus – daily from San Jose, arriving in Samar
  • By bus: Interbus- daily from various points in San Jose
  • By plane: Intern with Nature-Air to Nosara
  • Shuttle-Service: from international airport or from any Hotel in San Jose.Reservation required, please ask us about the price (ca. $200.-)
  • By car rental: from San Jose to Samara. You can Rent a car from Wild Rider (

Directions when going by car:

  • Airport High Way Panamericana (#1) towards Puntarenas
  • by Puntarenas (#1) towards Liberia follow #1 to Limonal (ca. 50km)
  • Limonal (leftside Shell Gasstation) turn left towards Nicoya (#18)(On the way to Nicoya passing the bridge „Puente la Amistad“)
  • after about 49 km by the t-crossing turn right towards Nicoya (#21) (ca. 12 km)
  • entrance Nicoya (big crossing) turn left
  • From here in Nicoya allways straight towards Samara (ca. 32 km)

During the rainy season

Long way

  • about 5 km before Samara (left Gasstation La Bomba) by the next crossroad turn right towards Nosara.
  • after about 9 km by the crossroad (Barco Quebrado) turn left
  • after 4 km come the small village „Esterones“, entrance(Ferreteria/Bar Coyote) turn right
  • after about 1 km turn left, after 100 m turn left to the Hotel parkingplace


During dry season

Short way

In Samara (from Nicoya Coming) on the main road take the first right (for orientation: there is the supermarket Pali and the Banco Nacional in this street), follow the road to the end and then turn right, in the righthander also hold right, after about 2 km turn left (on the right side is located on the tree a sign from the hotel and left at the fence with a sign "Horses ride", drive), through the river and stop at the end of the road, in the village at the sign "Coyote bar" turn left, about 1 km then turn left to the hotel parking place.


Medium way

  • about 4 km before Samara after the gasstation (La Bomba) at the second crossroad turn right
  • after about 3-4 km turn right and cross then the river
  • after about 2 km follow the traffic sign, than turn right
  • in the small village „Esterones“, on the end (Ferreteria/Bar Coyote) turn left
  • after about 1 km turn left, after 100 m turn left to the Hotel parkingplace


    Don`t use a GPS navigation system during rainy season,instead follow our directions given below. It is not possible to cross the river in the rain season.