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Sanctuary Condominiums and Retreat

06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I wanted to getaway for our Ten Year Anniversary. We chose The Sanctuary for it's remote location, we did not want to be in a touristy area with tons of people. We found it here! Beautiful grounds, tropical plants, fruit trees and amazing wildlife. Each unit is individually owned and is decorated differently. Our unit was a...

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Plainview, New York
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at the Sanctuary which was extremely remote and isolated. The unit was adequate. There were no amenities such as shampoo, conditioner, or body lotion, and only one bar of soap in each bathroom. When we asked for additional soap for the shower, we were told that this wasn't a resort, it was gourmet soap,so we would need to...

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Lee, Massachusetts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Please contact this resort, so relaxing and clean. full kitchen and laundry facility, spacious rooms. Each unit with 2 king bedrooms with own dedicated bathrooms. The hardest decision of the day was 'which beautiful nearby beach you wanted to go to for a beautiful view the sunset. Carl is amazing, talented and above all will go out of his way...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was our second time staying at The Sanctuary. I offered my daughter the choice of either a Sweet Sixteen party or a trip anywhere in the world. She chose to return to Costa Rica - specifically, The Sanctuary. The beach is peaceful and the sunsets breathtaking. Carl, Jon, Victor, Diego - just a few of the staff that go...

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Fishkill, New York
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Had an amazing week at the Sanctuary from 4/8-4/15! Although it was Easter week and spring break IN Costa Rica (who knew?), we (2 adults, 2 kids ages 10 and 15) had a fabulous, beautiful, relaxing stay at The Sanctuary. The staff is so nice and helpful - especially Carl, who works like crazy at the resort to keep everything...

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Marbella, Spain
Reviewed January 20, 2017 via mobile

With referance to my previous post the pool and surrounding lights are now on at sundown, although many of the pool lights are still not working which is a shame, the overall affect is much better and much appreciated by my wife and myself, I am sure the other guests as well. Paula and Nigel Marshall Estepona España.

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Richmond, VA
Reviewed January 13, 2017

Very scenic and peaceful place. Good hiking, swimming, and relaxing. Deep sea fishing available closeby. Good surfing in Pacific. Zip line to see monkeys a short drive away. Town of Marbella for local food very close. Good food at Sanctuary also. Great swimming pools at complex.

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Annapolis, Maryland
Reviewed January 12, 2017

We requested a unit with a great view, and they delivered. The unit had 2 master suites, 2 huge bathrooms, great kitchen, washer & dryer in unit, huge family room, and the largest balconies I've ever seen. I am a hotel snob, and this place surpassed all my expectations. We thought we were going to be roughing it a bit...

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Aventura, Florida
Reviewed January 12, 2017

We enjoyed the place and the friendly staff, of course my family missed the wifi access and the closest restaurant was in a very expensive 5 star hotel,though a local was good going the non-paved way period

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Visalia, California
Reviewed January 12, 2017

Beautiful setting, great staff and clean rooms. Our condo was in need of some remodeling. It was really nice to be able to eat and use the facilities at the Azul Ocean resort. Staying in in the Condos was perfect for our family of five. Would definitely recommend getting a GPS when renting a car.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In the quiet setting of Playa Azul, Sanctuary Condominiums and Retreat can fulfill plenty of your Costa Rican expectations. Each unit has two bedrooms and two private bathrooms, complete with a full kitchen, laundry room, living and dining room. The living room area has a pull out sofa bed, which will accommodate six people per unit. Want to take a swim or catch some sun? There are two pools perfect for doing so, and the volcanic black sand beach of Playa Azul is only a five-minute walk away. Are tours on your vacation bucket list? Let our management provide you with excellent concierge services. Be sure to drive through the nearby local towns and purchase fresh fish or go surfing. There are many tours, beaches and restaurants off of the property, so please make sure to arrange for a rental vehicle, giving you the freedom to do and see things as you please. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sanctuary Condominiums and Retreat

Address: 5 M Sur De Marbella | 5 Miles South of Marbella, Playa Azul 60111, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Azul
Price Range: $146 - $296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Sanctuary Condominiums and Retreat 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Condos higher up on hill have better view of ocean, lower Condos closer to beach”
jeanettepatrick, 2 weeks ago | Read review
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“Loved #7 due to pool proximity and view”
MelissaM728, Apr 18, 2017 | Read review
“Upper buildings have great view”
fontainel968, Jan 13, 2017 | Read review
“Rent an SUV, the 40 minuite dirt road is a rollercoaster ride. LOL. Just have an open mind and enjoy this country.”
chriskelli2003, Jan 12, 2017 | Read review
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