Wellness Day Pass

Posted on: October 22nd, 2017 by Sugar

Mondays and Fridays are wellness days at Sugar Beach. Treat your body and your mind to a well deserved break. 10:00 AM Center yourself with a 60 minute Yoga Session 11:00 AM Smooth away the rough edges with a 60 More…

Nature Heals

Posted on: August 23rd, 2017 by Sugar

“There is pleasure in the pathless woods, there is rapture in the lonely shore, there is society where none intrudes, by the deep sea, and music in its roar; I love not Man the less, but Nature more.” – Lord More…

Costa Rica Wellness

Posted on: July 13th, 2017 by Sugar

Enroll in our July 29 Energy Workshop and receive a 25% discount on your Sugar Beach stay. $59 per person based on double occupancy — tax and breakfast included, kids stay for free. Maximum two per room. See you soon! More…

Le Senda Labyrinth: Journey Within

Posted on: July 11th, 2017 by Sugar

The world’s largest labyrinth is in Santa Rosa, Costa Rica in the province of Guanacaste, just 29 kilometers from Sugar Beach. Its origin is a uniquely Costa Rican story, an illustration of how humans can bring forth beauty and harmony More…

More Beach Weddings

Posted on: June 15th, 2017 by Sugar

It’s been a big year for weddings at Sugar Beach. We’d like to share a few more of these beautiful ceremonies and beaming couples. May 28 – Leah & Jasper Leah and Jasper got engaged at Sugar Beach so it More…

Catherine and Mario Wedding

Posted on: June 4th, 2017 by Sugar

One thing all of us at Sugar Beach can agree on: we love a wedding. It’s not just the emotion of the day that floods our hearts, or the pride we take in making the day uniquely stress-free for brides, More…

Workshop: The fascinating world of energy

Posted on: April 1st, 2017 by Sugar

Starting in April, we invite you to join us every last weekend of the month for a series of Wellness Workshops with Dr. Ruth Lopez. The workshops will explore the various ways to bring awareness into your life, including meditation, More…

Wellness Workshops at Sugar Beach

Posted on: March 23rd, 2017 by Sugar

There has never been a better time to take your wellbeing into your own hands. Doctors in both the east and the west counsel patients in the healing power of awareness. Mindfulness – bringing attention to your body, thoughts, surroundings, More…

Dream Wedding

Posted on: February 19th, 2017 by Sugar

Sugar Beach Wedding, December 2016

Leatherback Turtles: Lords of the Sea

Posted on: January 23rd, 2017 by Sugar

We share our planet with an ancient family, one that has witnessed the rise and fall of the dinosaurs and the birth and ascent of humanity. For more than 150 million years the Leatherback sea turtle has lived in the More…

Deep Sea Migration: The Whales of Costa Rica

Posted on: November 20th, 2016 by Sugar

There are few experiences more majestic, more awe-inspiring, than encounters with whales. The powerful sight of a creature so large it defies your sense of proportion, the sense of connection with another intelligent being, leaves an indelible impression. Costa Rica More…

Help girls break the cycle of poverty

Posted on: October 31st, 2016 by Sugar

A sad fact about beautiful Guanacaste: it’s the poorest province in Costa Rica and women and girls in particular feel the burden. Single mothers are commonly the sole earners for large families, with domestic violence a constant problem. The teenage More…

Beach bites you can hang on to

Posted on: September 6th, 2016 by Sugar

We’ve added four new menu items that are perfect for hot weather and long days at the beach. Feeling peckish? Just grab one of our tacos and head back to the surf.

The Best Parks in the World are in Costa Rica

Posted on: August 23rd, 2016 by Sugar

Costa Rica is home to some of the world’s most breathtaking national parks, 26 in all, places where you can behold an active volcano, see endangered wildlife in a natural habitat, and so much more. While the parks are a More…

Buen Provecho Special Now Through September

Posted on: August 7th, 2016 by Sugar

  Buen Provecho is the Spanish version of Bon Appetit — which is French for, “Enjoy your meal!” Now through September 30 we have a special offer that will make your stay at the award-winning Hotel Sugar Beach even more More…

Green Season

Posted on: July 9th, 2016 by Sugar

Costa Rica’s Green Season lasts from May to mid December. You can expect rain, and you can also expect to see the country don its most vibrant colors when even the trees seem breathe with the fullness of life.

A Day in the Life

Posted on: May 15th, 2016 by Sugar

Experience pure relaxation at Hotel Sugar Beach in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Our peaceful Pacific Cove will smooth away the rough edges, body, mind and soul.

Guest Photos

Posted on: April 1st, 2016 by Sugar

We have the best guests in the world and they make us look fabulous.

Picture Perfect Weddings

Posted on: February 24th, 2016 by Sugar

These gorgeous Hotel Sugar Beach images were taken by award-winning wedding photographer Craig Wolfrom. To contact Craig or to see more stunning galleries from Costa Rica weddings and weddings around the world please visit craigwolfromphotography.com

Sugar Beach High Season

Posted on: January 29th, 2016 by Sugar

Costa Rica High Season: peak beauty, absolute relaxation, pura vida.

Try our new menu items

Posted on: January 3rd, 2016 by Sugar

Whether your taste runs to the healthy and delicious or the delicious and decadent, Chef Julian has a dish just for you. Here are a few of the latest enchantments he’s cooking up in the Sugar Beach kitchen.

Feliz Navidad

Posted on: December 22nd, 2015 by Sugar

Christmas in Costa Rica, a country that loves its celebrations, is an especially festive time. The Navidad holiday season lasts from the beginning of December with the Festival de la luz / Festival of Light and lasts through the arrival More…

Life is a Beach

Posted on: October 25th, 2015 by Sugar

Life on our secluded beach cove of Playa Pan de Azúcar is filled with joy, relaxation, and boundless beauty. Here is just a slight sample.


Posted on: September 24th, 2015 by Sugar
Kids on Bikes

Photo by Zoraida Diaz

The Blue Zone just got healthier!

Posted on: September 10th, 2015 by Sugar

Hotel Sugar Beach is planted proudly in the Blue Zone, a region of the world known for long lives and healthy local diets. High on any list of super foods are avocados, beans, peppers, and brightly colored vegetables. We’re playing More…

To all the mama’s of the world, Happy Mother’s Day.

Posted on: August 10th, 2015 by Sugar

To all the mama’s of the world, Happy Mother’s Day.

191 years of traditions and culture

Posted on: July 22nd, 2015 by Sugar

This July 25 Guanacaste celebrates 191 years of being part of Costa Rica. What makes this day so special? We have fiestas, dances, parades, bull rides, and of course plenty of tasty food. But what all of this truly means More…

Happy World Water Day

Posted on: March 22nd, 2015 by Sugar

  In honor of World Water Day, let’s take a look at something near (very near) and dear to us: waves. Not all waves have the same characteristics and they can often seem to have particular personalities. If you’re going More…

Balance Yoga Retreat, February 28 – March 6, 2015

Posted on: January 20th, 2015 by Sugar

Hotel Sugar Beach is proud to offer the Balance Yoga Retreat, a week of relaxation, rejuvenation, and deep, restorative breaths. Our serene secluded cove is the ideal place to immerse yourself in your practice. Join us February 28 through March More…

9 Ways You Can Be an Eco-Friendly Traveler

Posted on: November 25th, 2014 by Sugar

Tourism is extremely important to the economy of Costa Rica. The travel boom began in the late 80s, and in 2012 the country played host to more than 2.3 million foreign visitors – a historical record. Tourism has contributed to More…