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Get an overview of this hotel4-star beach resort with a full-service spa



Offering direct access to the beach, this Playa Blanca resort is within 3 mi (5 km) of Marina Rubicon, Playa Dorada, and Papagayo Beach. Plaza Nuestra Senora del Carmen is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) away.

Resort Features

Catch some rays at the nearby beach or spend the day relaxing at Sandos Papagayo Beach Resort's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the resort's 4 restaurants.

Room Amenities

All 488 rooms offer balconies, minibars, and TVs with satellite channels. In-room massages, hair dryers, and safes are among the other amenities that guests will find.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • All buffet meals, snacks, and beverages included

Not included

  • Golf green fees
  • Use of golf cart
  • Use of golf equipment
  • Motorized water sports
  • Sailboats
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Snorkeling gear
  • Tennis lessons
  • Tennis racquets
  • Windsurfing equipment
  • Premium food items
  • Premium and/or non-domestic beverages
  • Minibar
  • Room service
  • Airport transfers
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities
  • Gratuities

Hotel Amenities

Sandos Papagayo Beach Resort is an all-inclusive resort. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

Sandos Papagayo Beach Resort features a full-service spa, 3 outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor tennis court, and a spa tub. Dining is available at one of the resort's 4 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This all-inclusive resort also offers a children's pool, a nightclub, and a fitness center. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

  • Children's pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 488 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Hair salon 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • One meeting room 
  • Nightclub 
  • Terrace 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free self parking 
  • Direct access to private beach 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Spa tub 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Garden 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Miniature golf on site  


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed internet (2.50 EUR per 3 hours surcharge)


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Sofa bed size 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast each morning.

Pizzeria Veneto - This restaurant serves dinner only.

Pon Hai Tau - This theme restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

Mexican Grill - This restaurant specializes in Mexican cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

International Buffet - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court, a spa tub, a sauna, and a steam room.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Miniature golf on site 

Spa Services

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa. Services include massages and facials. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, a steam room, and Turkish bath/hammam.

  • Steam room in spa 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Additional policies, deposits, and fees may apply when booking more than 8 rooms. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is 11:30 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Cash Deposit Required

No rollaway/extra beds available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: EUR 100.00 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Name

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2500, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Children 1 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Romantic Offer

Book a stay in a "Standard Room (Romantic Package)" room category and receive the following:

  • Choice of the following: 2 25-minute massages per person OR 1 55-minute massage per person OR 1 55-minute couple's massage
  • 1 bottle of Lanzarote's wine per stay
  • 1 bottle of cava or sparkling wine and chocolates in room on Valentine's Day or once per stay
  • Upgrade to Sea View Rooms (subject to availability)
Full details at check-in. Spa reservation may be required; may not include taxes or gratuity. Valid anytime, subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.

Valentine's Dinner

Book a stay in any room or rate category for travel on February 14 and receive a free special Valentine's Day buffet dinner.

Full details at check-in. May not include taxes or gratuity. Subject to availability. Other restrictions may apply.

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