Archive for the ‘Seasons’ Category

Sugar Beach High Season

Posted on: January 29th, 2016 by Sugar

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

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…

Rain

Posted on: September 24th, 2015 by Sugar

Photo by Zoraida Diaz

Halloween or Dia de la Mascarada?

Posted on: October 31st, 2014 by Sugar

In Costa Rica, as in many countries around the world, October 31 is a day for dress up. But that doesn’t just mean the ghosts and ghouls of Halloween. The traditional holiday that falls at the end of this month More…

Vacation

Posted on: October 2nd, 2014 by Sugar

Hotel Sugar Beach will be closed for staff vacations during the month of October – we reopen on October 27. Our staff has done an excellent job all year and we’re pleased that they’re going to kick up their heels More…

The Advantages of Napping

Posted on: September 30th, 2013 by Sugar

At the end of September our staff will take their vacations, and while they are recharging their batteries, Hotel Sugar Beach will close to undergo yearly preventative maintenance. When we re-open on November 1st the staff and the hotel will More…

Sofia’s Turtles

Posted on: April 25th, 2012 by Sugar

As we transition from Dry Season, also known as High Season, we’ve asked our staff to relay some of their favorite experiences. This one comes from manager Sophia Granados Chaverri, a city girl who has learned to love nature at More…

Blooms of Costa Rica

Posted on: April 20th, 2012 by Sugar

Some of our favorite flowers and blossoms which reach their peak of beauty during dry season.

A Great Season

Posted on: April 15th, 2012 by Sugar

Semana Santa marked the end of the dry season, when the higher volume of travelers seeking sun, the sea and warmer temperatures travel to Guanacaste. This year, the hotel staff would like to say thank you to all of our 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…

January in Guanacaste

Posted on: January 15th, 2012 by Sugar

January in Guanacaste

Mother’s Day Mother Nature

Posted on: August 14th, 2011 by Sugar

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…

Green Season Special

Posted on: June 19th, 2011 by Sugar

With the arrival of the May rain, the dry forest turns green and many dormant species spring to life.  Hotel Sugar Beach celebrates this annual renewal with our hard-to-resist Green Season Special.  Rates are just $59 per person for a More…

Summer Fruit

Posted on: February 19th, 2011 by Sugar

The tropics are well known for their abundance of delicious fruit, and many of the dishes and drinks at the Sugar Beach Hotel restaurant reflect Costa Rica’s seasonal offerings.  Whether it’s a simple garnish of puckery-sweet starfruit, plucked fresh from More…

Fiesta Season in Full Swing

Posted on: February 8th, 2011 by Sugar

Fiesta means party in Spanish, and it is also the name for the lively celebrations of Guanacaste culture that take place each year at the height of summer.  Bearing some resemblance to the carnivals of yore, they are replete with More…