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Belleville, Illinois
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We just returned from staying 4 nights at this property. Our room was very spacious and was located near the front desk on the top floor over looking the pool. It had two large rooms with their own balconies. The first room had an open air feel to it. It had 3 windows that were only covered by shutters which...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel has a wonderful beach and the staff is very accommodating. Lunch room has a very good view of the ocean and the menu is excellent. I would recommend to visitors who want to get access to this quiet and beautiful beach. We will come back.

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Melrose, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

This resort feels as though it has known better days...but the basics are good and the beach a wonderful place! Many of the staff are older men (waiters, for example), who are professional but cold--not like other experiences with staff (who, I admit, tended to be young) in the country. The facility will not stand out in your memory...but you'll...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend of 15 years and I recently got married on Sugar Beach. It was absolutely amazing! The atmosphere, the people, the food, the service, along with the most spectacular sunset made for a perfect day. The staff made us feel so very special and treated us like we were part of a family, it was so much fun. I...

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent four nights at Sugar Beach Hotel over New Year's Holiday. We had a garden view room which provided a partial view of the Pacific. The room was quite large and included a dressing area with a sink, wardrobe, and safe as well as a separate bathroom which had a large counter in addition to the usual amenities. There were...

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New Jersey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful, spacious room a few steps from the ocean. We watched the sunsets from our porch. Sugar beach is located in a cove surrounded by green hills, a picturesque setting. The staff is helpful and friendly. Breakfast and dinner at the restaurant were good to excellent. Breakfast was included with the room, though the menu was limited....

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Santa Monica, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have benn to Hotel Sugar Beach for the last three years - leading a retreat adventure there. This is a phenomenal setting of beauty, service and relaxation. the staff is exceptional in taking care of our needs and being of service and assisting us in exploring the surrounding area. The rooms all allowed us to hear the ocean and...

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Reviewed January 16, 2017 via mobile

I had the opportunity to make a last minute trip to receive the new year at the beach. I just found a room at Sugar Beach Hotel, then travel on Dec 31 from San Jose with my Family. Initial service by phone was great since frontdesk team help me a lot on finding this last minute option. Place is very...

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Victoria B, Gerente at Sugar Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Wally B, Thank you so much for taking the time to write and share your experience. Happy you had the opportunity to come to spend new year´s eve with us, you were probably one of the few spots available due to last minutes’ cancellation because is such a crazy season but we always try to keep it tranquil for...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed January 15, 2017

What a discovery! Completely the opposite of Tamarindo's crowds and rush. It is a paradise for it's tranquility and location. Great beach where tranquility is always granted, great pool, beautiful grounds, the rooms are well integrated in the environment,many animals seen too (monkeys, iguanas, birds). The staff is very kind and attentive. Since it is small, the staff remember you...

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Victoria B, Gerente at Sugar Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear _alinhtran, You got us right!! The opposite from Tamarindo, we are secluded but super accessible, 5-minute drive to Potrero and 30 minutes’ drive to Tamarindo. Sugar Beach is proud to keep it quiet and in touch with the nature. Playa Pan de Azucar is beautiful picture-perfect for walks or just watch the pelicans dive for their food. The pool...

Munich, Germany
Reviewed January 10, 2017

We had been staying at Sugar Beach hotel from January 19 - 28 and one additional night from January 05 to 06. The hotel is a precious little diamond in an otherwise very busy and at Tamarindo itself also very touristic area of Costa Rica. We loved the beach and back, where you can start today by walking in the...

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Victoria B, Gerente at Sugar Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Dear mschaefer2015, We couldn’t agree more; the hotel is precious little diamond!! Thrilled you loved Sugar Beach is really an ideal place to relax and disconnect from the hectic world and really slow the rhythm. We are one with the nature so from dawn to dust you will see animals doing their thing all day long such as crabs, birds,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are one of the few small hotels in Guanacaste, with a pristine secluded beach, surrounded by nature. Enjoy breathtaking views and experience the Pura Vida lifestyle. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sugar Beach Hotel

Address: Playa Pan de Azucar, Playa Potrero, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Potrero
Price Range: $127 - $266 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sugar Beach Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 27
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“We stayed in room #21, very close to the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles JerseyBill, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Ocean View rooms truly have an ocean View, but others have a partial view which is great as well. all are quiet and private.”
 of 5 bubbles 986susanns, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Both garden view and beach views are fantastic”
 of 5 bubbles _alinhtran, Jan 15, 2017 | Read review
“We had our room directly adjacent to the jungle and it proved to be the right choice for us.”
 of 5 bubbles mschaefer2015, Jan 10, 2017 | Read review
“The entire property is great. Call ahead for any accommodation. Staff speak english and are very friendly.”
 of 5 bubbles Johnny0110, Jan 5, 2017 | Read review
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