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Experience Humpback Whales Up Close and Personal

September 2, 2014 - 6:00 am in Nature & Adventure Tours

Did you know that Costa Rica has the longest Humpback Whale Watching season in the world? And there’s a reason why. Twice a year, the warm protected waters of Costa Rica’s Pacific coastline welcome humpback whales who travel between 3,000 and 5,000 miles…


“Clean-up Our Community” Campaign

August 27, 2014 - 10:53 am in Community

Today, Parador staff joined the resort’s Volunteer Program in the fifth “Clean-up Our Community” campaign of this year. As part of the resort’s…


Parador Receives Ecological Blue Flag

June 26, 2014 - 11:31 am in Awards & Certifications

Parador Resort & Spa has received the prestigious ECOLOGICAL BLUE FLAG for the 7th consecutive year for “Actions Against Climate Change," achieving…

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Parador Receives TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence Award

June 1, 2014 - 5:05 pm in Awards & Certifications

For the fourth consecutive year, Parador Resort & Spa has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to establishments that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews…


Explore Parador’s Exotic Nature Trails

May 4, 2014 - 1:25 pm in Nature & Adventure Tours

Parador's nature trails allow you to experience the essence of Costa Rica's bountiful beauty on your own time, at your own pace, and catch a glimpse of how our hotel works with nature to ensure its sustainability.            …


Signature Weddings by Parador

April 5, 2014 - 12:52 pm in Weddings, Honeymoons & Events

Congratulations to Heather & Gaurav who tied the knot yesterday in Parador! Life is full of new beginnings - may this one be the happiest ever! Learn more about Parador's signature weddings >>           Photography by El…


Parador’s Bicycle Tour

March 4, 2014 - 2:24 pm in Nature & Adventure Tours

Hop aboard for a guided bicycle tour of the rural town of Portalón just 30 minutes away from Quepos. Learn about flora, fauna and the rural life of the local Costa Rican people. Enjoy a refreshing dip in a stunning waterfall and then a classic local snack…


Pack for A Purpose: Parador Visits Elementary School at Roncador

February 21, 2014 - 1:05 pm in Community

This week Parador visited the Elementary School at Roncador, a nearby town whose community is dedicated to the cultivation of the African palm tree. We met with the school director to discuss the needs of the school and learned about several children that…


Costa Rica’s Resplendent Quetzal

February 4, 2014 - 1:13 pm in Nature & Adventure Tours

This extraordinary creature was a favorite of royalty for their brilliant plumage. Ask about a tour to their habitat in Cerro de la Muerte at our Quepos Verde Aventura tour desk next to the family pool (min. four pax). These great shots were courtesy of Elías…