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Hotel Sugar Beach

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Playa Pan de Azucar, Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in the Honeymoon (Master) Suite for our honeymoon and it was absolutely perfect. The beach was beautiful and secluded. The restaurant was great, we stayed there for six days and only left to eat elsewhere two nights. The service was amazing and personal.

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Montreal
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Hotel Sugar Beach for 10 nights, and our stay couldn't have been more wonderful. It is off the beaten path, which meant a quiet location that felt authentic. Our room was spacious, very clean and had everything we needed. The restaurant offers great food for extremely reasonable prices (plus happy hour Fridays and Saturdays!). The beach is... More 

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Houston, Texas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have eaten at the restaurant several times while on vacation in Costa Rica. The plates are just the right size. Friendly staff and you don't have to be a guest to eat here or pay a fee. Whoever is running the kitchen is doing a fantastic job!. Everything was great but the Tuna Steak was by... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Sugar Beach Hotel is nearly at the end of the road, and not within walking distance to other attractions, but what a beautiful place. The room we were in was huge with a four poster bed and 100ft. from the ocean. The food was outstanding and the hotel staff was simply the best. A must recomendation.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

The hotel is located in a small bay with a nice view, especially at sunset. The rooms are comfortable , spacious and have ( those that offer ) true ocean view. The pool is nice and is surrounded by a beautiful garden . The restaurant is not bad. In my stay I received from the front desk excellent service.

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Sierra Madre, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

My family and I have just got back from an 8 day stay at hotel sugar beach and we all loved it. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel welcome by a team who all spoke good English. Our room was spotlessly clean and so close to the beach that we slept at night with the sliding... More 

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Devon UK
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86 hotel reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Let's be honest, if you don't have your own transport there is not a great deal to do at Sugar Beach as it is in quite an isolated location so if you are into shopping and nightlife then best to give it a miss. However, if you want a genuinely relaxing break in a very peaceful setting with only the... More 

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Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, Costa Rica
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We first stumbled onto this hotel when lost late one night over a decade ago. That visit was an absolute delight and we always wanted to return, which we finally did about 2 years ago; and then we stayed again recently. Each visit was delightful in many respects, and the location is to die for. The road is now paved... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Gorgeous property directly on the beach. Rooms are extremely clean with good amenities. Food for all meals is fresh and delicious with changing specials on a daily basis. Private beach and pool just for hotel guests. Tranquil. Would return in a heartbeat.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Hotel Sugar Beach is nestled beside a beautiful and secluded cove on the Guanacaste coast. We stayed for three nights in March. The hotel is a great find with lovely grounds just steps from the beach. And if you want to laze beside the infinity pool, the ocean is still within view. On our way to breakfast the first morning,... More 

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