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  • Monday-Friday
  • 8am-5:15pm
  • Sunday
  • 1-6pm
  • A/C
  • WiFi
  • Beachfront
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Equipped Kitchen
  • Lockers

Intercultura Costa Rica - Beachfront Spanish School

Learning Spanish at Intercultura is an amazing experience, with two campuses in Costa Rica offering you a full cultural immersion program. You can learn at the beachfront campus in Samara or in the historic city of Heredia. You can go even further with your experience by choosing to do a Homestay with a local Costa Rican family during your program. Intercultura offers several full immersion programs. Since 1993 Intercultura has been teaching Spanish to an international group of students of all ages. You will receive the highest quality of education in small classes in beautifully designed facilities. Your stay is full of fun and cultural activities and weekend adventures away while learning Spanish in the amazingly beautiful country of Costa Rica. If you are interested in learning Spanish the full immersion programs offered by Intercultura in beautiful Costa Rica is where you want to do it

  • 10:30am-7:30pm
  • Monday-Friday
  • A/C
  • WiFi
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • In Town

Costa Rica TEFL

Have you ever dreamed of living in Costa Rica? Well there is no better way to make that dream a reality than to get TEFL certified and become an English teacher! Not only will you have an amazing job but you will also give back to the local community in a way you never thought possible. Teaching and traveling is the best way to see the world and a certificate from Costa Rica TEFL is your ticket! The TEFL course is intensive and covers 160 hours of training over 4 weeks. The course will enable you to teach English as a second or foreign language anywhere in the world.

  • Monday - Thursday
  • 10 am - 6 pm

CREAR - Children Supplementary Education Program

CREAR is a non-profit organization dedicated to supplementary educational opportunities for the youth of Playa Sámara and El Torito. The region in which CREAR operates is one of the poorest in the country. CREAR is committed to providing English, Art, and Technology classes, Girl’s Empowerment activities, In-School Assemblies, Community Workshops, among others; all to improve the holistic education of our local youth. We thrive with the work of our local staff and long-term volunteers, though we consistently continue to accept generous donations of supplies and resources to help support our efforts to combat the educational adversity our students face each and every day.

  • A/C
  • WiFi
  • Cable TV
  • Security Box
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hot Water
  • Pool
  • Private Bathroom
  • Laundry Service
  • Equipped Kitchen
  • In Town

Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy

The Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy is a world renowned massage school and continuing education center located in the amazing beach side town of Samara, Costa Rica. Samara has become a magnet for people wanting to improve their lives. Whether you come for education, health, or lifestyle we are a community of like-minded people wanting to do and be better. The Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy is the key for many people, an opportunity for self-improvement while also receiving an excellent education designed to create successful, compassionate, and creative bodywork professionals. CRSMT’s mission is to provide an internationally recognized educational experience that inspires and promotes awareness of holistic practices and gives our students the tools necessary to share their gifts with the world. Learn life changing skills in the tropical environment of Costa Rica on a campus with onsite housing, open air classrooms, lush gardens, and even a swimming pool!

  • 3pm
  • Other times are available by appointment
  • Breakfast
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Out of Town
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted

Tropical Garden Cooking School

Do you love cooking? Would you like to learn how to make your favorite Costarican dishes? Christine will teach you everything you need to know to make your favorite typical dishes at home. Tropical Garden Cooking School offers Cultural Cooking Classes with typical dishes, Nutritional Cooking Classes and Outdoor Bonfire Cooking for groups of 6-10 people. You select the menu and Christine will plan the rest. All you need to bring is your enthusiasm and appetite. English, Spanish & German is spoken.

La P'tite École

La p’tite école – Sámara École francophone internationale


Maternelle d’inspiration Montessori, 

École primaire, 


  • Workshops available daily
  • 8am – 11am

Justin Welch Photography

Are you frustrated with having a digital camera that you don’t know how to use to achieve the beautiful photographs you want? With a maximum of six participants, these workshops with a Samara-based local photographer are designed to provide you with the knowledge, skills,  and confidence to practice creating those images. Photographers of any skill level can benefit from the workshops, which cover topics for beginners, intermediate and advanced skill levels. The workshops are a fun way to improve your current knowledge and skills. We will cover some theory and then, most importantly, go out together to put that theory into practice.

  • Tours daily at 4pm
  • Reservations required
  • *Ask about the availability of morning tours and photography workshop tours.
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted

Macaw Recovery Network

The Macaw Recovery Network (previously The Ara Project) is a non-profit organization with a vision to have thriving parrot populations in healthy, connected forests, across their former ranges. Previously extinct in this area, MRN has brought the iconic Scarlet Macaw back, giving our region an established population of over 50 birds! You can see these reintroduced Macaws fly free and learn about the various efforts this wonderful organization undertakes when you visit Costa Rica.

  • This is where we would show your hours and if you are closed for holidays
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Delivery
  • In Town

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  • Monday-Friday
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Out of Town

Samara Pacific School

The Sámara Pacific School, a non-profit association, is an initiative which offers an integrated bilingual education that stimulates the development of the student’s potential in order to become responsible, enterprising, positive, open-minded citizens with an excellent academic formation and solid ethical values, committed to have a positive impact on the world. The Sámara Pacific School, plans to offer a child-centered quality education from nursery to 12th grade, which equals the International Diploma (International Baccalaureate) allowing our graduates to attend universities at local and international level. that surrounds them