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Community Clean-up Day

September 8, 2015 - 9:10 am in Community

As part of Parador's social responsibility program, volunteer staff visited Barú's Wildlife Refuge for a clean-up day which included the beach, adding new signage and garbage cans, and the collection of fallen coconut shells to avoid the potential breeding…


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…


Reforestation Project

August 20, 2014 - 10:56 am in Community

Teams from Parador Hotel and the Parador Volunteer Program joined forces today with the Titi Conservation Alliance during a Reforestation Project that…


From Greenhouse to Table

August 10, 2014 - 10:27 am in Sustainability

At Parador, Chef Alejandro has introduced microgreens into his menus and they’re the perfect complement to the eco-healthy lifestyle embraced by the resort. The chef and his team of agricultural experts built and designed a unique greenhouse—hermetically…


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 four stars. Thanks and congratulations to all of Parador's staff for this outstanding achievement!  …


Playa Biesanz Clean-up Day

June 5, 2014 - 11:37 am in Community

In celebration of World Environment Day, Parador employees participate in cleaning up Playa Biesanz to reaffirm our pledge to protect Costa Rica’s natural beauty and raise global awareness of the need to take positive environmental action to protect nature…


Parador Wins Prestigious 5 Leaf Award

September 30, 2013 - 1:52 pm in Awards & Certifications

For the fourth consecutive year, Parador Resort & Spa passed the Certification for Sustainable Tourism Program offered by the Costa Rican Tourism Board with flying colors, receiving five leaves out of five. This program was designed by the Costa Rican…


Two New Flags Flying over Parador

September 12, 2013 - 5:29 pm in Awards & Certifications

To celebrate this special day we invited children from the Finca Anita Elementary School and the La Inmaculada Elementary School to participate in several cultural activities. We're very proud to announce this week that we have two new flags flying over Parador:…


A Tale of Two with a Legacy

July 4, 2013 - 5:47 pm in Weddings, Honeymoons & Events

Congratulations on your new lifetime adventure! Want to remember your Big Day with a living souvenir that lasts for years? Eco-minded brides tying the knot at Parador now have the opportunity to mark their wedding day by donating native tree seedlings for…


Parador Wins Prestigious Green Flag for its “Seal of Sanitary Quality”

June 28, 2013 - 5:48 pm in Awards & Certifications

Parador Resort & Spa Wins the Prestigious Green Flag for its “Seal of Sanitary Quality” program in two categories: Hotel (five stars, highest qualification) & Restaurant (five stars, highest qualification). Thanks to all our staff for this outstanding…