The Palms Gets A Light Makeover

Here at The Palms Costa Rica, we have always taken a great amount of pride in maintaining and beautifying our wonderful natural landscape. The small amount of land that we have is very important to us and we’re happy to announce a significant upgrade to the outdoor landscaping around The Palms. Under the expertise of Mike Gambino from Gambino Landscape …

duPont Registry Anniversary Edition featuring The Palms Luxury Villas in Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica Rental Villas

Palms named to 2014 duPont REGISTRY’s Top 10 Luxury Destinations

The Palms Villas is proud to announce we recently made the duPont REGISTRY‘S list of Top 10 Premiere Luxury Destinations! Additionally, we had the honor of donning the cover of their Anniversary Issue this June.  Visit the duPont REGISTRY write-up of The Palms by clicking here. Mark Randall, International Director of Real Estate: “I’ve been blessed to have worked on some …

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New Flights to Liberia from Boston and Chicago

Boston to Liberia (BOS to LIR) Earlier this month, Jet Blue announced it would add direct flights from Boston’s Logan International Airport to Guanacaste’s Liberia International Airport, minutes from Playa Flamingo and The Palms. Beginning November 1, these flights will run every Saturday, providing traveler’s along the East Coast with more competitive options for traveling to escape the  winter months. For …

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U.N. Approves Program to Help Conserve and Protect Costa Rica’s Wetlands

Did you know that nearly 10% of #CostaRica (5,000 square km) is natural wetlands? It’s a fact that makes this week’s announcement from the United Nations’ Global Environmental Fund — of a program specifically designed to help with conservation and #sustainability efforts of 11 protected wetlands  — a huge victory for the already environmentally-conscious country. From Costa Rica Times: The …

Beach Living at The Palms Costa Rica

Beach Living at The Palms in Playa Flamingo

To call Playa Flamingo a “family-friendly beach” would be an understatement. Here, warm waters and gentle surf meet pristine white sands and breezy palm trees — the perfect recipe for relaxation and lifelong family memories. Enjoy mixed drinks that feature native fruits like maracujá (passionfruit) or papaya while you contemplate the simpler things in life, or what Pura Vida means …

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Good News for Costa Rica’s Summer-Travelers near Chicago and Washington-Dulles

In anticipation of the 2014 Costa Rica travel season, United Airlines announced it will be increasing nonstop traffic between two U.S. international airports – Chicago and Washington-Dulles, which is great news for our summer vacationers. (TicoTimes.net) “Last week, United Airlines announced it would add more nonstop flights between San José and hubs in Chicago and Washington-Dulles. Throughout this month (March) …

Birds fishing on Playa Flamingo Costa Rica

Plunge-dive for Fish

Today on Flamingo Beach we caught some birds plunge-diving for fish. There are several bird species that fish for food and survival; including Boobies, Storm Petrels, Frigate Birds, Albatross, Tropic Birds, White Terns, Noddy Terns, and Shearwaters. The birds we caught feasting today are Frigate Birds. They are large, wide-winged birds typically found in tropical seas. Catalina Islands are home …

Catalina Islands Guanacaste Costa Rica

Catalina Islands, Costa Rica

Catalina Islands, Guanacaste, Costa Rica “… A scuba diver’s paradise and sport-fisherman’s dream.” The Catalina Islands are a group of 20 tiny islands off the golden Pacific coast of Costa Rica where prize-winning fish and birds play all day long. The stunning array of islands is home to expansive marine life, a scuba diver’s paradise and sport-fisherman’s dream. Assorted species …

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Sunsets in Costa Rica

Sunsets in Costa Rica Sunsets in Costa Rica are exceptionally stunning, and in Guanacaste they are sure to amaze you. Each night at The Palms we stop whatever we’re doing to take in the enchanting sunset. We flock to the best spots on our beautifully landscaped property to capture picture perfect photos. Sunsets on Playa Flamingo are powerful in a …