Post Convention Trip

Extend your PestWorld experience and join us for our post-convention trip to Costa Rica, where we will stay at the famed Westin Golf Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal, located on the stunning Playa Conchal beach, in the northeast portion of Costa Rica's Guanacaste Province.

The Westin Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal is located on the stunning Playa Conchal beach, in the northeast portion of Costa Rica's Guanacaste Province. Known for gorgeous views of the Pacific Ocean, the pristine 4-kilometer Playa Conchal beach owes its name to its unique white sand. Here, the water of the sparkling Pacific is always at a comfortable temperature for swimming, snorkeling or surfing.

Starwood's first all-inclusive resort, The Westin Golf Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal is set on 2,400 acres and offers everything you need to revitalize and thrive. Nestled between lush forests and the sparkling azure waters of the Pacific Ocean, our hotel offers a lagoon-style pool, gardens, tennis courts, a championship golf course, the Westin Kids Club®, fine dining, personal concierge service for guests in the Royal Beach Club, WestinWORKOUT® facilities, THE SPA and much more.

North Guanacaste plays host to an abundance of stunning natural landscapes including semi-active volcanoes, savannahs and tropical dry forests. While at Playa Conchal, many of Costa Rica's wildlife refuges and national parks are within a few hours' reach. Playa Conchal's temperature averages 28°C /85°F year round. For more information on Guanacaste please visit The Costa Rica Tourism Board page.

The Westin Golf Resort & Spa, Playa Conchal is conveniently located 45 minutes (60km) from Liberia International Airport, and 15 minutes from Tamarindo local airport. For more information on the resort, visit

Program at a Glance

Saturday, October 24

6:00pm - 7:00pm

Welcome Reception **
Join NPMA in welcoming you to the Westin Playa Conchal while enjoying a refreshing beverage.


Sunday, October 25

8:30am – 9:30am

Networking Breakfast**


Optional Activities TBD


Monday, October 26

8:00am – 9:00am

Networking Breakfast**

9:30 am

Optional Activities TBD


Tuesday, October 27


Networking Breakfast**


Wednesday, October 28



** In order to comply with tax laws, we will have sign in sheets for the morning roundtable breakfast hour; while we encourage you to attend, it is up to your discretion.


Optional Activities

We will be putting together some optional activities for members to enjoy the local highlights together. These arrangements will be share approximately 30 days out and prior commitment will be required to participate. [The pricing for optional events is purely based on actual costs.]

To register for the post convention trip, visit and to secure your accommodations, [reservations must be made through NPMA via a rooming list] click here and complete the form and payment.

For questions or more information, contact Rachel Patania at We hope you’ll join us on this amazing trip to the beautiful Guanacaste, Costa Rica!