Rosewood Papagayo, Costa Rica To Open in 2019
Global expansion by Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® continues with first resort in Costa Rica
Located just 20 minutes' drive from Liberia International Airport, the resort will be nestled into the hillside which gently cascades down to a golden-sand beach and the azure waters of the Pacific Ocean. Guests will enjoy panoramic views over the surrounding jungle canopy and the Gulf of Papagayo.
Situated within a forested setting, the resort will offer 180 accommodations including 130 guestrooms and suites in addition to 50 residences. The accommodations are designed to make the most of the natural surroundings, with features such as open-air living rooms, large terraces and plunge pools. The suites will include seven two-storey treehouses whose striking, contemporary design will bring a sense of delight and romance.
Designed and built by Dallas-based architects, HKS, Rosewood Papagayo, Costa Rica will be in keeping with Rosewood's core philosophy of A Sense of Place® and will use indigenous materials and locally inspired artwork throughout the property. The resort will have direct beach access and two swimming pools in addition to a fitness center and the brand's signature Sense, A Rosewood Spa. Dining options will include a poolside bar and grill, a restaurant offering informal all-day dining, a bar and a speciality restaurant. The resort will also offer a total of nearly 1,100 square meters of event space including a ballroom with a large outdoor terrace.
"At Rosewood Papagayo, Costa Rica we will draw inspiration from the richness and beauty of Costa Rica's landscape and culture," says Sonia Cheng, chief executive officer, Rosewood Hotel Group. "This secluded sanctuary will allow guests to embark upon their own personal journeys and create lasting memories."
Founded in 1968 as a financial consulting company, Aldesa is one of the most experienced business firms in the Costa Rican Stock Market. In 1976 Aldesa Valores Puesto de Bolsa was created as an asset management firm and one of the founding companies of the Costa Rican Stock Exchange (Bolsa Nacional Valores S.A.). Aldesa Banca de Inversión was created in 1998 to promote the development of the Costa Rican capital market. Aldesa Banca de Inversión is committed to do so and support its customers as they face the challenges arising from globalization and trade openness.
About Rosewood Hotels & Resorts
Rosewood Hotels & Resorts® manages 18 one-of-a-kind luxury properties in 11 countries, with 18 new hotels under development. Each Rosewood hotel embraces the brand"s A Sense of Place® philosophy to reflect the individual location"s history, culture and sensibilities. The Rosewood collection includes some of the world"s most legendary hotels and resorts, including The Carlyle, A Rosewood Hotel in New York, Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek in Dallas and Hôtel de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel in Paris, as well as new classics such as Rosewood Beijing. Rosewood Hotels & Resorts targets to double its number of hotels in operation by 2020.