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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

People at the Sunset Shack are welcoming and there for you to have a great time. Everything was simple and very clean. You can rest and surf as much as you want and are in a walking distance of everything.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

My stay at the Sunset Shack Hotel was great! I was there 7 nights in April 2016. The hotel is located in a perfect spot in Playa Guiones, walking distance to the beach, restaurants, and shops. The hotel is perfect for the traveler who is not willing to spend the 300+ per night of the more upscale resort hotels nearby.... More 

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Oxford, Mississippi
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

The Good--location close to Playa Guiones; Costa Rican staff is thoughtful and warm; food in restuarant is good; housekeeping Unacceptable--I stayed in Room #2 from April 5 thru April 7, 2016. The room had ants in the bathroom continously, except for a short time after daily housekeeping. There was usually no running hot or cold water in the bathroom from... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016

Loved this hotel. It’s exactly what you’d want from a place in Nosara. Laid back, really pretty. Only 8 rooms, great little pool with nice lounge chairs (no clue why someone said their weren’t any). We walked all over Nosara and this location was perfect. Close to the beach and restaurants. 1. Standard rooms are great. Double bed w/ an... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2016

Spent four nights in the Sunset Shack. Here are some things we wish we'd known before arriving. First, Nosara is a few miles away and you'll likely never see it unless you need to go in for a real grocery store. The three beaches (Playas Garza, Guiones, and Pelada, from South to North) are where you'll spend most of your... More 

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Campbell River
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016 via mobile

My hotel memories are mostly based in the people and the connections, not the rooms. Sunset Shack has great staff who take good care of you ( special thanks to Norbert, Kathy, Hermann, Alonso and Mari). The rooms are simple but spacious and comfortable: tiled floors, white walls and linens with natural wood ceilings. We liked the layout of the... More 

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San Rafael de Escazu, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

My stay In this hotel was amazing. The room was very clean and nice but most of all we had a wonderful attention from the staff at the Sunset Shack. I strongly recommend this place, people are very friendly and willing to help you any way they can

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

I had an awesome time at the Sunset Shack! Great staff, very helpful and friendly, nice spacious room, pool, breakfast included (loved the French toast!!) and the location is just perfect: the surf at Playa Guiones is only a short walk away, great public Yoga classes at the Harmony were just across the street. Surf and Yoga without being tied... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015 via mobile

Love our room! Staff is amazing and so friendly - Jason and Norbert made it a great stay. Breakfast is awesome and included. Dinner burritos were delicious and the mojito out of this world. As close to the beach as you can get - short walk to amazing surf. We will return.

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Menlo Park, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

This place was a dream and a great deal. Very chill but friendly, knowledgable and helpful staff- especially Norbert, Pamela, and Jason. We arrived after leaving a bad accommodations situation, and had no reservation. They set us up with a beautiful, clean, reasonably priced room, and their restaurant, Al Chile was delicious. Fresh, healthy, tasty Mexican/Costa Rican style. They had... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Sunset Shack Hotel

Address: Playa Guiones, Nosara 50206, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Nosara
Price Range: $79 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sunset Shack Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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#14 On the Beach Hotel in Nosara
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