Costa Rica: Tender for Commercial Spaces in Airport

Of the 4,500 square meters of new commercial area in the Juan Santamaría, 850 square meters are available, which are expected to be tendered in June and July.

Monday, April 20, 2015

Café Britt is the first company that has moved into to this new area and left its old 299 m² premises available, and a competition is already underway to awarded them to another company. In addition to those premises, the only other space left is 550 m², in which the Costa Rica company Aeris, administrator of the terminal, will incorporate shops dedicated to selling clothes and accessories.

Rafael Mencia, CEO of Aeris Costa Rica, told Elfinancierocr.com that "... This expansion means that the commercial area represents 14% of the structure, ie it is approaches alignment with the global industry standard of 15%. "

"... The extension made by Aeris Costa Rica, manager of the terminal, on April 14, places the stores in a strategic point for attracting customers, since 100% of travelers must walk through there after passing through security. "

Are you interested in tenders in the region?

Receive daily alerts about major purchases by governments in Central America.

Find out more:









this site is protected by reCAPTCHA and Google's privacy policy and terms of service.
Need assistance? Contact us
(506) 4001-6423


More on this topic

Brazilians to Manage Airport in Costa Rica

June 2018

Grupo CCR, which already owned 49% of Aeris, concessionaire of the Juan Santamaría airport, has now acquired 97% of this firm and will be in charge of the management of the air terminal.

Elfinancierocr.com reports that "... The control that the CCR Group will now have at the airport will not harm the running of the air terminal. This means that neither the airlines nor the companies that currently work on the property will be negatively affected in any way, according to Rafael Mencía, Aeris' executive director."

More Commercial Areas in Juan Santamaria Airport

September 2013

The airport is planning 700 square meters of new retail space, which will include a supermarket and clothing stores.

The information was released by Rafael Mencia, CEO of Aeris, the company responsible for managing the airport, adding that the new premises will be located in the west of the terminal.

Commercial Spaces at Costa Rican Airport

October 2012

On offer in Juan Santamaria International Airport are spaces for a gift shop, an ice cream parlor and coffee shop, a fast food outlet, and spaces for ATMs.

Aeris Holding Costa Rica, the company managing the Juan Santamaria Airport, has opened a contest for 3 commercial spaces: a gift shop, with flowers, cards and other items, an ice cream parlor and coffee shop, selling juices and the like, and a fast food restaurant.

Works at Costa Rican International Airport to Finish in November

July 2010

Five and a half years later than planned, in November the expansion of Juan Santamaría airport will finally come to an end.

At this time the terminal will boast nine new embarkation bridges, five gates to the remote terminal and 4,920 square meters of additional boarding lounge space.