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Hard Rock Hotel Papagayo, the first Hard Rock International in Costa Rica

Hard Rock International has revealed that it will bring the Hard Rock Hotels brand to Costa Rica in 2019. Hard Rock Hotel Papagayo, Costa Rica will be located in the Guanacaste province of the Central American country, just 30 minutes from Liberia International Airport, and it will have 294 guest rooms and suites, as well as the brand’s signature facilities such as the Rock Spa and The Sound of Your Stay music programme.

Hard Rock Hotel Papagayo, the first Hard Rock International  in Costa Rica

Hard Rock International has announced it will be debuting its first Hard Rock Hotels property in Costa Rica. The hotel group will launch the Hard Rock Hotel Papagayo, Costa Rica in 2019, bringing 294 guest rooms and suites to the country.

Situated in the Guanacaste region of Costa Rica, the new all-inclusive hotel will be just half an hour from Liberia International Airport. The property will be located close to Papagayo's Gulf and Peninsula, which is full of beautiful landscapes and diverse wildlife.

Marco Roca, the Global Head of Hotel Development at Hard Rock International, stated:

"Costa Rica has seen a steady rise in international arrivals and the country's worldwide appeal aligns with our development strategy deeply rooted in expanding into desirable locations."

And added:

 "We look forward to electrifying the destination with a musically-charged differentiated product never before seen in the area."

The Hard Rock Hotel Papagayo will feature the brand’s famous signature facilities and amenities including the Rock Spa with music-themed therapies and treatments, plus The Sound of Your Stay music programme, which offers free in-room Fender guitar checkouts.

The family-friendly hotel will cater for young wannabe rock stars through its Teen Spirit and Hard Rock Roxity Kids Club, which will both offer a variety of music activities, educational programmes and entertainment. There will also be the option of upgrading to Rock Royalty Level so holidaymakers can enjoy access to VIP services such as personal assistants, luxury bath amenities and exclusive music perks.

There will multiple dining venues, from an all-day buffet restaurant, to four a la carte restaurants. These include a North American steak house, an Asian dining outlet, an Italian trattoria, and a restaurant serving diverse international culinary delights.

Hard Rock Hotel Papagayo will be managed by Blue Diamond Resorts, which is part of the Sunwing Travel Groups Hotel Division. Blue Diamond Resorts manages several all-inclusive resorts across the Caribbean and Latin America under brands such as Memories Beach Resorts and Royalton Luxury Resorts.

Hard Rock International operates 181 venues across the world including Hard Rock Hotels, Casinos and cafes in destinations such as Hollywood, the Caribbean, Cancun, Las Vegas, Palm Springs, San Diego, Bali and Singapore. The hotel group is also planning to open its first hotel in Dubai in the near future.

Guanacaste is located in the north west of Costa Rica, and is home to some of the country most biodiverse land and pristine beaches that face the Pacific Ocean. Holidaymakers can visit the thriving "Rincon de la Vieja" National Park which is home to beautiful cascading waterfalls and a variety of wildlife species such as monkeys, sloths, tapirs, wild cats and colourful birds.

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