Archive for the ‘Ecotourism’ Category

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…

Vacation Special, June – September

Posted on: May 30th, 2014 by Sugar

Now through September we have two special offers for your peaceful stay at the award-winning Hotel Sugar Beach. Our Green Season Special is a great value for families when you book two nights or more: $79* per adult $25* per More…

Picture Yourself

Posted on: April 14th, 2014 by Sugar

Sugar Beach was recently the star of a photo shoot and we thought we’d show off some of our favorites.

Modern Tropical Delights: Culinary Travel in Costa Rica

Posted on: February 25th, 2014 by Sugar

Food has always been an important ingredient in the sensual experience of travel. Whether it’s a hot fresh beignet bought on a brick street in New Orleans, or a dish of Tonkatsu you’ve waited on line for in Tokyo, what More…

Where Natural and National History Meet: Santa Rosa National Park

Posted on: January 15th, 2014 by Sugar

  The Santa Rosa National Park occupies a unique place among Costa Rica’s protected areas. In addition to being one of the last, nearly complete representations of Guanacaste’s natural heritage, it is also the site of historical drama that took More…

Hotel Sugar Beach Receives Fourth Green Leaf

Posted on: November 25th, 2013 by Sugar

A warm and hearty THANK YOU to our wonderful staff. Through their hard work and dedication to sustainability Hotel Sugar Beach received an additional Green Leaf, which makes us a Four Leaf Hotel. Since our staff was so instrumental in More…

Raising the Blue Flags over Sugar Beach

Posted on: May 23rd, 2013 by Sugar

The entire Hotel Sugar Beach team held a ceremony to raise the two Blue Flags at Playa Pan de Azúcar. We are proud to have these recognitions for a clean, healthy beach and for our climate change mitigation efforts.

What were your first steps like?

Posted on: February 23rd, 2013 by Pablo Herrera

What were your first steps like? Your mom probably was circling you like a hawk with the video camera, your dad practically begging you to ‘come here buddy’ as if you were a dog, and you, confused why you were More…

Join Us For Art Week, Jan. 22 – 29

Posted on: December 2nd, 2012 by Sugar

Art Week offers an inspiring small group adventure suitable for novice and experienced painters alike. Explore Costa Rica’s abundant nature, Guanacaste’s “cowboy” culture, and the quiet beauty of the northern beaches. Sketch, paint and relax. January 22 – 29 *Intinerary More…

Spring Special At Sugar Beach

Posted on: March 20th, 2012 by Sugar

Welcome to Costa Rica! Need an excuse for a relaxing spring getaway to one of the top beaches in Costa Rica? How is this for a tempting bargain: Beginning April 12 your stay at Hotel Sugar Beach is just $79 More…

Eco Friendly Weddings

Posted on: January 27th, 2012 by Sugar

With its exotic flora and pristine beaches Costa Rica has long been a popular choice for destination weddings. At Hotel Sugar Beach we host dozens of wedding events each year and many of the couples we have met along the More…

Eco Friendly Weddings

Posted on: August 2nd, 2011 by Sugar

With its exotic flora and pristine beaches Costa Rica has long been a popular choice for destination weddings. At Hotel Sugar Beach we host dozens of wedding events each year and many of the couples we have met along the More…

Blue Flag Flies at Sugar Beach

Posted on: May 18th, 2011 by Sugar

Hotel Sugar Beach is proud to hoist the Blue Flag for the ninth consecutive year. The flag acts as a certificate of good health – vouching for clean seawater, a clean beach, clean drinking water and getting the local community More…