Papagayo Golden Palms offers the perfect location for a romantic beach wedding with its beautiful and private setting, a celebration of a special occasion, a corporate meeting to inspire or strategize, and incentive programs to motivate. This only-adults resort is the ideal location for these special milestones and events.

The classy indoor and outdoor venues can accommodate everything from a grand beachfront wedding to private business dinners or even a team-building activity. Seasoned planners will attend to every detail to ensure flawless execution, whichever the event may be.

With its idyllic position on Panama Beach, a short distance from the airport and easily accessible by a modern road network, travel logistics are simplified and add enormous value to the event´s special guest experience.


Intimate or grand, casual, or formal, your dream event is presented by a team of professionals devoted to creating your celebration of love and commitment with thoughtful planning and attention to detail.   With lush gardens to beautiful beaches, the resort is overflowing with romantic, inspiring venues for a bespoke wedding inspired by you. 

A wedding in Guanacaste is a dream come true, in the intimacy, and natural seclusion of a beachfront hotel overlooking the Papagayo Peninsula on one of Costa Rica’s most beautiful beaches. Imagine yours in this idyllic location that is only limited by your imagination.

Incentives and Conferences

Combine business with pleasure and step outside the confines of a conventional meeting room. Papagayo Golden Palms has a conference meeting space that accommodates up to 30 delegates and that is within easy access to the main Resort facilities. Move effortlessly between the Resort’s space for your activities during the conference.

As one of Costa Rica´s preferred incentive destinations, this beachfront adult-only resort in Guanacaste is a destination like no other. With its convenient location just 30 minutes from the international airport, it has a variety of venues to hold unforgettable events. In addition, the opportunity to explore the very best adventure experiences in Guanacaste is easy and not far away.

Event Areas include:

  • Arenas Restaurant: Simple and relaxed, Arenas Restaurant is the idyllic setting to take full advantage of the views along the coastline. With an emphasis on fresh, superbly cooked local produce, the menu draws on the flavors of modern Costa Rican cuisine, combining a mix of international flavors. Seats up to: 80 Guests.
  • Beachside Dining:Under the golden palms and on the event lawn with stunning water views, beachside dining is ideal for private group functions for up to 10 guests. Set up on the sand, guests can enjoy a “bare-foot” dining experience.
  • Panama Beach:Just steps from the resort, set up an unforgettable beach wedding, cocktail reception, team-building activity or even a small celebration of a special moment with a picnic hamper to enjoy the sunset.
  • Poolside:A stand up cocktail venue around the fantastic pool area offering the perfect ambiance to welcome the tropical evening.
  • Function Room:Modern conference meeting space within easy access to the main resort facilities, the function room can sit up to 30 people. This space can be converted into a private dining room for additional privacy.