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Education First!

August 29, 2014 - 10:45 am in Sustainability

This month we had the honor of hosting Alina Vinueza, an Ecuadorian student at the Centro Agronómico Tropical de Investigación y Enseñanza (Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center) during an internship she undertook to study best practices…

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Presidential Suite Voted “Costa Rica’s Leading Hotel Suite 2014″ by World Travel Awards

August 11, 2014 - 5:27 pm in Awards & Certifications

The prestigious World Travel Awards 2014 have voted Parador Resort & Spa's Presidential Suite as "Costa Rica's Leading Hotel Suite 2014". Sprawling…

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Happy Guanacaste Day

July 25, 2014 - 11:15 am in Hotel Happenings

Today, Parador’s employees celebrate the 190th anniversary of the Annexation of Guanacaste to Costa Rica. The Guanacastecos have always been proud of…

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Parador Resort & Spa Hosts the Offshore World Championship 2014

April 4, 2014 - 12:12 pm in Hotel Happenings

Parador Resort & Spa hosts the Offshore World Championship (OWC) 2014 from April 6 - 11. OWC is the largest world-wide offshore fishing tournament series in the world. A warm welcome to the 64 teams of championship anglers from 24 countries. The Angolan…

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Biesanz Beach Clean Up

September 13, 2011 - 9:28 am in Community

Last Friday, September 9, Parador employees and their families gave up their mornings to clean up nearby Biesanz Beach. Playa Biesanz is beloved by Parador and its guests for its seclusion, easy access from Parador and its crystal clear waters. In fact, Biesanz…

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The Smell Of Success: Organic Fertilizer Expert Don Miguel Helms Parador’s Compost Plant

June 21, 2011 - 11:20 am in Sustainability

Don Miguel, Parador Resort & Spa’s resident organic fertilizer specialist, greets at least fifty guests a day during peak season at his outpost below the hotel’s main building where he converts kitchen waste into planet-friendly sustenance for our…

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Costa Rica Wins “Future Policy Award 2010″

October 27, 2010 - 7:43 am in Awards & Certifications

The Future Policy Award, established by the World Future Council, annually celebrates laws with particularly positive effects on the living conditions of current and future generations. This is the first award to honor exemplary policies rather than exceptional…

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Costa Rica Celebrates its Independence Day

September 15, 2010 - 12:50 pm in Hotel Happenings

Today, September 15th, 2010, Costa Rica celebrates its independence day. The whole country celebrates this important day by having the schools parade down the streets, displaying their traditions and culture through dances, music , and typical customs . The…

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Another Wonderful Wedding at Parador

July 3, 2010 - 8:44 am in Weddings, Honeymoons & Events

We traveled to Parador Resort & Spa as a group (approx. 30) to attend a wedding. Upon arrival, we were greeted by warm smiles, cool towels and cold beverages. After the bus ride from the airport, all were appreciative of the great reception. Enough cannot…