Yearly Archives: 2010

Complimentary Shuttle to Playa Biesanz

In our ongoing quest to provide its guests with the ultimate in comfort and convenience, Parador is now offering complimentary golf cart shuttle service to and from our stunning neighboring beach of Playa Biesanz. Although just a very short walk from our property, we strive to make it even easier for you to access and enjoy the warm crystalline waters and silky sand of this tranquil jungle-embraced cove. Continue reading

La Galeria Restaurant Unveils New Menu

In an effort to surprise, delight and consistently evolve, Edgar Vargas Romero, our heralded Executive Chef, has revamped the Galeria menu, creating a series of internationally-inflected signature dishes for the discriminating palate. Elegantly presented and lovingly prepared, we are certain our new offerings will further enhance your memorable dining experience in our ambient ocean-view restaurant. Continue reading

Parador Receives Five Leaf Sustainability Award

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 in the tourist sector that duly comply with the exacting sustainability guidelines dicated by the Costa Rican Tourism Board’s ICT, Certification for Sustainable Tourism Program CST. Continue reading

Parador’s Thanksgiving Dinner 2010

Another wonderful Thanksgiving celebration 2010 at Parador Resort & Spa, Costa Rica.

A full buffet was prepared by Chef Edgar Vargas and his team, and was served at at La Galeria main restaurant, the exquisite Buffet included everything from a large variety BBQ grill with lobster, assorted meats, chicken and fish. Continue reading

Costa Rica Wins “Future Policy Award 2010″

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 people on an international level Continue reading

Parador Resort & Spa Earns 5 Leaf Rating

One of the most lush and bio-diverse countries on earth, Costa Rica takes its responsibility towards protecting and maintaining its fragile environment very seriously. So seriously that the Costa Rican Tourism Board (ICT) initiated the Certification for Sustainable Tourism Program (CST) to monitor and rate the level of sustainability commitment and execution amongst businesses in the tourism sector. Continue reading

Costa Rica Celebrates its Independence Day

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 . Continue reading

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