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Quepos Town Clean-up Day

April 11, 2013 - 5:55 pm in Community

On April 11, hotel staff, community members and partners joined forces to clean up downtown Quepos including the waterfront and the Marina. Thank you to all our team members for your support! View Photo Gallery >>

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Quepos River Clean-Up Day

August 30, 2012 - 6:00 pm in Community

We did it! On August 30th, staff members from Parador Resort turned into a cleanup crew at the Quepos city river to get rid of trash and debris all the…

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Parador Earns Three Flags

June 25, 2012 - 4:00 pm in Awards & Certifications

On June 2012, Parador was proud to receive three flags:  Two 5-Star Green Flags for Sanitary Quality (issued by the Costa Rican Institute of Acueductos…

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Parador Wins Platinum Award for “Leader in Sustainable Tourism”

March 18, 2012 - 3:41 pm in Awards & Certifications

We’re so proud we just had to share! Having stayed with us before, we know you know all about our unwavering commitment to sustainability. Our efforts were recently recognized by National Geographic Traveler magazine and the Hospitality Sales and Marketing…

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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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Parador Resort & Spa Awarded Ecological Blue Flag for Third Consecutive Year

April 7, 2011 - 10:13 am in Awards & Certifications

Parador Resort & Spa is recognized yet again for outstanding commitment to the environment for which we were issued the highest 5 Leaf sustainability rating by the Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT) in 2010. Now, for the third consecutive year we have been…

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Parador Resort & Spa Nominated For The 7th Consecutive Year by Prestigious World Travel Awards

March 24, 2011 - 11:05 am in Awards & Certifications

Once again, Parador Resort & Spa has been honored with multiple nominations for excellence by the esteemed World Travel Awards. Having been named “Costa Rica’s Leading Resort 2010,” Parador has won accolades by the WTA for six consecutive years and…

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Parador Resort & Spa Hosts Inaugural “Global Partnership For Sustainable Tourism” Summit

January 25, 2011 - 12:00 pm in Sustainability

Highly recognized for our dedication to environmental responsibility, Parador Resort & Spa is enormously proud to have hosted the first annual “Global Partnership For Sustainable Tourism” summit on January 18 & 19, 2011. Organized by Costa Rica’s…

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Parador Receives Five Leaf Sustainability Award

December 14, 2010 - 5:20 am in Awards & Certifications

Last Thursday (December 9, 2010) Parador Resort & Spa was presented with the highest Five Leaf Sustainability Award by Costa Rica’s Minister of Tourism Carlos Ricardo Benavides at a ceremony in San Jose’s InBio Park. The annual event recognizes businesses…