Occidental Grand Papagayo

Playa Buena, Gulf of Papagayo, Province of Guanacaste, 485000, Costa Rica | 3 star resort
Prices starting from $193.00

Travel Blogs from Gulf of Papagayo

Another day in Paradise!

A travel blog entry by gilmer


Woke up this morning at around 7:30 am - listening to the sounds of the birds and the wind around us. I immediately thought of the song - "Another Day in Paradise" by Phil Collins. :)

I started the day off by hanging my hammock on the balcony and looking out on all the surrounding beauty. After swinging for a bit, I then came back into the ...

42-43: Drama! Catalina Island trip & sharks

A travel blog entry by blondesontour


... still happy. The passenger we had, one of the wives of the group just gave me her silver toe ring that I said I'd liked as well. Really nice of her especially as I thought she was a bit moany beforehand. When we got back two of the group gave me $40 in tips on the way back, awesome! However, I put the $40 down when I got back and then ran into the shop to go help with equipment etc and when I came back to put it in the tip jar someone had stolen it :( so not cool! I worked ...

Las Pumas

A travel blog entry by doodlebugs


... of the six large cats native to Costa Rica, and talked to many parrots and toucans. Kim's favorite cat was a puma named Bruno who cleaned himself and purred up against the fence where you could perhaps touch him. He really did look like he wanted petting, or maybe that how he tricks people into feeding him their fingers. We talked with a family who had been their a few times before and Bruno liked to "play" with the little girl by hiding in ...

It's Who You Know....

A travel blog entry by traveladdicts


... We told her about our time in Ecuador and now she is keen to visit, maybe spend next winter there. Nope, she doesn’t have a home in Ontario, she moves around from friend to condo to relative. But she does have a car and golf clubs….that means stability doesn’t it?


Doug Brown worked for Richard’s Dad at Kane’s Motorcycle Shop in Calgary for many years. About 35 years ago (from what we ...

Moving On

A travel blog entry by elltrev


... Particularly when she hit the dancefloor with a style and technique that was surely inspired by carefully measured equal doses of acid and ecstasy. We also shared the hotel with three attractive German girls, who I found rather difficult to read. They tended to keep themselves to themselves whenever possible, but whether this was due to them being shy or aloof I couldn't tell. Furthermore, I wasn't sure if one of them in particular was flirting with me or simply ...

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    TravelPod Member ReviewsOccidental Grand Papagayo Gulf of Papagayo

    Reviewed by secruz86


    Reviewed Apr 5, 2009
    by (4 reviews) , United States Flag of United States

    alittle small but very relaxing resort.
    wonderful staff & food.
    Gorgeous location

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Occidental Grand Papagayo Gulf of Papagayo

    3.50 of 5 stars Very Good