Facilities

We have all the facilities and amenities you’ll need for a stellar Costa Rica vacation, all set in a scenic, luxurious environment and wrapped in our trademark service.

Swimming & Sunbathing

There are three glorious pools on our property, all overlooking the turquoise Pacific; our family pool has a swim-up bar and terrace restaurant; two are adult-only.

 Beaches

White sand beaches stretch for miles along the coastline from Manuel Antonio National Park providing numerous options for surfing, sunning, kayaking and parasailing.Playa Biesanz—a 10-minute stroll away—offers a more secluded swimming and sunbathing spot, and you can rent kayaks and snorkel gear.

At low tide you can even spot ancient turtle traps used by the long-gone Quepoa Indians.

Hiking

Parador’s ocean-view grounds stretch out over more than twelve acres of wildlife-laden rainforest, crisscrossed by winding nature trails leading to panoramic cliffs, from where you just might glimpse migrating whales or schools of dolphins.

 Dining & Drinking

We have four full-service restaurants available on-site serving international and local fare made from the freshest ingredients, as well as several lounges and bars, great for happy hour or after-dinner socializing.

El Rey

Parador Resort & Spa is equipped to host groups both small and large in a variety of indoor and outdoor locations. Our onsite meeting professionals can help put together the perfect conference or event.

Spa Services

The Pacífica Spa is an oasis of calm near the jungle, with an expert staff of spa practitioners and an inspired menu of wellness services offered in five treatment rooms. Private lockers, plush bathrobes, complimentary fruit and beverages, relaxation and yoga areas (for practicing independently or joining a scheduled class), steam room, plunge pool and a Swiss shower are available. Treatments include:

Massage: open air, Swedish, deep tissue, four hands, couples, hot stone

Wraps and body scrubs

Facials, manicures, pedicures and waxing

Professional hair stylists and makeup artists available upon request

Fitness Center

The newly remodeled on-site fitness center is located adjacent to the Pacifica Spa is equipped with an array of modern machines, free weights and mats—plus a spectacular view of the rainforest. 

Shopping

The Dulcinea Gift Shop located across the walkway from the Pacifica Spa offers everything from handcrafted wood and ceramic wares to fine jewelry.

La Joyita Souvenir Shop sells necessities such as toiletries, pharmaceuticals and snacks alongside t-shirts, sarongs, hats, sundries and souvenirs; located next to the main pool.

Concierge & Tour Desk

The experts at our concierge and tour desks can advise and organize all your off-site tours, assist with restaurant reservations or travel arrangements and are available to accommodate virtually any need or special request you may have.

Free Shuttle Service

Our free shuttle service can transport you to the stunning beaches of Manuel Antonio, a quick ten-minute ride away. If your schedule doesn’t coincide with the van, we’ll have a taxi retrieve you in no time!