Costa Rican Riviera
LIBERIA, Costa Rica — For 2014 three well known brand names of International Resorts will open its doors in the Costa Rican Golden Coast, the province of Guanacaste. First Hyatt’s Andaz will open in the spectacular Papagayo Bay, just 25 minutes away from Liberia International Airport. The second will be the AMResort Dreams that will be located in Costa Santa Elena near Salinas Bay, and finally the Melia Paradisus Papagayo, at the bay with the same name. Melia Hotels relinquished the management of the ultra-luxurious Playa Conchal Resort to Westin two years ago. Know as the Golden Coast, Guanacaste is pulling back again world know hotel chains. The opening of these three resorts and three other smaller hotels will create up to 4000 new jobs in the province.
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LIBERIA, Costa Rica. — The Daniel Oduber International Airport, better known as Liberia International is expected to grow in the next three years to become Central America’s #1 “Leisure Airport”. The growth of this airport will be triggered by the future opening of five hotels and resorts in the Costa Rican Golden Coast. Alvaro Conejo, President of the Guanacastean Chamber of Tourism informed today that starting in December 2013 the group of new hotels will include: Enjoy Hotel in Panama Beach (96 rooms), in July 2014 the Courtyard Marriott at Papagayo Bay, and by the end of that year Hyatt Andaz Resort (153 rooms), Melia Paradisus Papagayo (379 rooms) and Dreams Las Mareas in Salinas Beach (447 rooms). The opening of these resorts will create up to 4000 new jobs in the Northern province of Costa Rica, well known for its breathtaking beaches and a great adventure destination. Francisco Cordero, Commercial Director for Liberia International Airport coincided that more airlines from the U.S., Europe and South America are expected to operate flights to the aiport (the new terminal was opened in January 2012), known as the “gateway to the Costa Rican Riviera”. As of today American Airlines operates flights from Miami and Dallas/Ft. Worth; DELTA from Atlanta and Minneapolis; Jetblue from New York-JFK; Frontier Airlines from Denver; United Airlines from Houston, Newark and Chicago; USAirways from Charlotte; Air Canada from Toronto and Montreal; WestJet from Toronto and COPA Airlines from Panama City.