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    Sugar's Monkey

    | 250 Meters South of Minae, Cabo Velas, Playa Grande 50308, Costa Rica
    011 506 2653 0719
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
    Traveller (108)
    Pool & Beach (26)
    Room & Suite (18)
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good23%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “granola bars” (8 reviews)
    “laid back” (13 reviews)
    “cool guy” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Laundry Service
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    21 - 25 of 124 reviews

    Reviewed 1 May 2015

    What a wonderful place with the most incredibly friendly owners! The Inn is a short walk away from one of the best beaches in Costa Rica, especially wonderful if you are learning how to surf. The young family that owns the place was new to...More

    1  Thank TyLandCeles
    Reviewed 24 April 2015

    This is the second year I've stayed in the beautiful little surf town of Playa Grande. This place, PGI was perfect. The manager Javier and his wife Freya couldn't possibly be better, more helpful people. They honestly did everything they could to make our stay...More

    2  Thank Jason M
    Reviewed 16 April 2015

    My husband and I stayed here in March for a week. Last year we stayed at the Ripjack but ended up hanging out at the PGI most of the time. The rooms are simpler here in comparison to the Ripjack (no TV or fridge) but...More

    1  Thank Sarah H
    Reviewed 14 April 2015

    Stayed here along my travels of Costa Rica, have to say this was my favorite hotel to stay in. Hotel was perfect it was a 2 min walk to the beach couldn't be much closer, the outdoor shower and pool made it real nice coming...More

    1  Thank Anthony W
    Reviewed 13 April 2015

    The manager Javi and wife his Freya made us feel very comfortable and welcome offering any and all advice on good restaurants and tours. Breakfast was included in my room fee and items were chosen from a menu,and made fresh while you sipped your morning...More

    1  Thank surferdude/dudette
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Multilingual Staff
    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$40 - US$70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Grande
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    • Sugar's Monkey Costa Rica/Playa Grande
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    Traveller (108)
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    25 February 2017|
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    Response from bethanyrobin | Reviewed this property |
    The are waves but you can paddle out past them where it's flat. The we're definitely calmer times
    Kathy H
    30 July 2016|
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    Response from EnricoAngeloReina | Property representative |
    Hi Kathy We don't apply any extra fee for credit card payment, 13% Vat is charged on all transaction cash, credit or Paypal
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    19 July 2015|
    Response from surferdude/dudette | Reviewed this property |
    There is a surf shop that rents bicycles but for longer trips rent a car or call a taxis from Tamerindo.
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    "Quiet, awesome staff, good food"
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    "The rooms are simple, theystill have AirCon and your private bathroom."
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    "The 2nd floor rooms are nice"
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    "Staying on the lower level can be noisy with the floor above. If noise bothers you make sure to get a room..."
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