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Sunset Shack Hotel

3.0 of 5 Playa Guiones, Nosara 50206, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the absolute pleasure of living at The Sunset Shack for 5 weeks while we enjoyed the treasures of Playa Guiones. The Sunset provides clean, tidy, air conditioned rooms, nestled in its own little oasis 2 mins walk to the beach, and also has a lovely pool, restaurant and bar area where you can enjoy the company of other... More

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Sunset S, Manager at Sunset Shack Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Lisa and Paul! It was an absolute pleasure to have you guys as guests at the Sunset Shack :). Hope you guys are having a blast in the South but we miss you! It was wonderful to spend many weeks with you guys and we hope to see you back here very soon! Such a beautiful wonderful couple thank... More

San Diego, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I spent a week here when travelling by myself to Costa Rica for the first time and couldn't have asked for a better place to stay. You can't get a closer place to the beach for as good of a price, big and clean rooms and the best staff anywhere. If travelling in a group or by yourself you will... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The Sunset Shack was such a Rare + Beautiful find in the costly town of Playa Guiones. The Shack is very accommodating in every way: Clean, A/C, Pool, Showers to rinse off from your two minute beach walk, staff was unbelievably helpful + friendly, not to far from anywhere in town, but still has the feeling of being tucked away,... More

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Sunset S, Manager at Sunset Shack Hotel, responded to this review

This is why we love our job! We get the opportunity to meet people who open our eyes. Thanks Ele for your sweet review hope Cali waves are treating you good! Looking forward to a reunion here or there but very soon! More

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We just returned from 8 days at the Sunset Shack in Nosara, Costa Rica. The location was perfect. Just a short walk to the beaches which provided great waves from sunrise to sunset. The rooms and entire property were clean and kept well maintained. The staff were helpful, friendly, and just really great. I recommend the Sunset Shack all day... More

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Swiss Alps, Switzerland
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Wonderful location. 2 mins. To beach, 5 - 10 mins. To shops, caffees, restaurants. Surfschool and yoga center are just across the street and WORTH IT!!! Rooms are bright and clean. Hostel offers many extras like slackline, indo board, pool etc. Staff is awesome!!! Very welcoming, helpful and funny!!! Had a really nice stay in nosara!

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Austin, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I loved my stay at The Sunset Shack! Vero and her crew were extremely accommodating and friendly. I stayed in an air-conditioned six bed dorm which had it's own personal refrigerator, sink, toilet and shower. The whole place was spotlessly cleaned every morning with fresh white linens and towels. The beds are brand new and very comfy, and the rooms... More

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Sunset S, General Manager at Sunset Shack Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Emily! I'm glad you had a great experience at The Sunset Shack. This is why we love our job :) We get to meet cool awesome people like yourself! Hope you come and visit us again soon. I bet Canada is getting nice and toasty now! Pura Vida! Vero More

San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I just stayed there about two weeks ago, had an amazing time. Met some great people, was a little bit skeptic about sharing my room with strangers, but soon enough I realized its a pretty small town so everybody knows each other, those strangers became my friends. Sunset Shack has a small bar/restaurant with great coffee. Very nice staff. A... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

I enjoyed a lot my stay in Sunset Shack. The location is pretty good, the staff is awesome. We stayed in a spacious and clean room and there was excellent access to Internet. The Pool was good. I will stay there again for sure.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We loved the place, location is perfect… just a minute walk from the beach and surf spot. Great service, the rooms are nice, well cleaned, the pool and the amenities were more than expected, fun playground with a yoga hammock, hula hoops, balance board and a slack line. The restaurant serves delicious food. Can not wait until our next visit!!!... More

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Northampton, Massachusetts
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

This is my second year to have the pleasure of being taught by Enrique. He is knowledgable, talented and patient. I would recommend him to surfers of all levels, and I was also happy to be able to directly support a locally owned business. Enrique can teach anyone, (even his dog!), to surf. Also an incredibly nice guy and gentleman.

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Address: Playa Guiones, Nosara 50206, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Nosara
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Sunset Shack Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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