The Art of Seeing – Accommodations/Cost

The Art of Seeing

Accommodations and Cost




(All prices are shown in U S dollars)

Sugar Beach Resort is a small boutique hotel with ocean view and garden view rooms nestled across a 24-acre beachfront property.

All of the rooms have been designed with your comfort in mind, located just steps from the shores of the warm waters of the Pacific Ocean and the soothing sands of Playa Pan de Azúcar.  The resort shares the dry forest with monkeys, iguanas, coatis, raccoons, and the beauty and abundance of Costa Rica’s Natural World.

The ocean view rooms are close to the beach, have a view of the Pacific, and perfectly poised to take in the searing colors of the setting sun.  The garden view rooms are also near the beach and allow you to listen to the sounds of the howler monkeys and tropical birds from your patio, as the warm salt air wafts around you.
Each of the rooms are comfortable and offer large patios and privacy and all have individual characteristics and touches.

All the rooms at Sugar Beach Resort are equipped with the following amenities:

  • ceiling fans
  • air conditioning
  • satellite TV
  • telephone
  • refrigerators
  • hot water
  • safety box
  • furnished patios


  • Accommodations for 6 nights as listed below including taxes
  • All meals (three meals per day) starting with Dinner on 5/12/2019 and ending with Breakfast on 5/18/2019
  • All presentations/workshops by John Dispenza, Kay Latchmansingh and Franco Marini (see schedule)
  • 1/2 day of a sunset cruise on a sailing catamaran with drinks, snacks, snorkeling, and an amazing sunset; an artist’s dream
  • Optional Morning Mindfulness/Yoga sessionsbeach photo 3
  • Optional Community Service Project
  • All evening offerings
  • Access to swimming pool
  • Hiking and beach accessibility
  • Transportation from and to the Liberia Airport within certain time frames (see Getting There)



Located in a spacious garden area, a popular hang out for the Howler monkeys! All of the rooms have 2 Queen-size beds.
Double Occupancy……..$ 2,450 per person     ​Single Occupancy… $4,100    Rates include 3 meals per day, all retreat offerings as listed & taxes









These are splendid, spacious rooms with fantastic ocean-front views. All are tastefully decorated and are housed facing the ocean. Each room has two queen beds. Double Occupancy……..$ 2,695 per person    Rates Include 3 meals per day, all retreat offerings as listed & taxes








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Views from Sugar Beach Resort





John Foss, a participant on one of our retreats, took some wonderful photos.

Take a few moments to visually see what is available for you at Sugar Beach this year. See these splendid photos below…

Costa Rica  Sugar Beach and Pelicans
98 pictures for one beach and some birds? Well… yeah.

Costa Rica  The Retreat
don Miguel and don Jose Ruiz, yoga and hotel happenings

Costa Rica  Excursions
Random monkey sightings, Tamarindo, Palo Verde river tour

Costa Rica  Hotel Critters

Every night it was something new! Fortunately not in our rooms…

Costa Rica Highlights

The very best shots of monkeys, pelicans, sunsets, jungle and the Ruiz’s

None of these were in our room! I would stay at the Sugar Beach Resort again in a heartbeat.

Come and Enjoy the Gorgeous Sunsets…