Crystal Lagoons sets a new record in 2023 for the opening and filling of lagoons24 July, 2023 / News
Once again this year, Crystal Lagoons is setting records for opening and filling lagoons in Real Estate and Public Access Lagoons™ projects, also known as PAL™ developments, on different continents. Many of these projects are top sellers and stand out for the monumental size of their crystalline lagoon.
In the United States, Crystal Lagoons’ main market worldwide with 260 projects in different stages of development, the multinational company reached two milestones this year. Specifically in Florida, a state with strong expansion, where it has 51 projects.
In Tampa, the Mirada Lagoon was inaugurated, the largest crystalline lagoon in the United States, covering an area of 6 hectares. This project is the fourth to be developed in association with Metro Development Group.
In Orlando, the filling of the city’s first crystalline lagoon was completed at Evermore Orlando Resort, near the world-famous Disney World and Universal Orlando Resort theme parks, and where the first Conrad hotel will be located. The project’s crystalline lagoon fulfills the dream of enjoying beach life in the country’s most visited destination.
Latin America leads in openings. Two projects stand out in Paraguay, both in partnership with Raíces Real Estate: Costa del Lago, in Hernandarias, a few minutes from Ciudad del Este, and Aquaterra, in Luque, on the outskirts of Asunción. Once the lagoon of the exclusive residential and hotel complex “The Beach Punta Cana City Place” completes its filling, the Dominican Republic will boast the largest artificial lagoon in the Caribbean, covering an area of 3 hectares. In Argentina, the most important market for Crystal Lagoons in the region, Remeros Beach, with 3.5 hectares, was inaugurated in the northern area of the capital, Buenos Aires. Baia Kristal, in the top tourist city of Colombia, Cartagena de Indias, is also preparing for its upcoming opening.
In South Africa, the award-winning and top-selling Munyaka project, driven by Crystal Lagoons in partnership with the country’s main developer, Balwin Properties, achieved a new record by inaugurating the largest crystalline lagoon in the country. Recognized as “Johannesburg’s first beach” this stunning body of turquoise water covers an area equivalent to seven rugby fields.
With more than 31 projects, Egypt has positioned itself as Crystal Lagoons’ most solid market in the MENA region. In 2023, the filling of the lagoons at Swan Lake Stage 3, Fouka Bay, and Il Monte Galala will be completed, with the latter standing out as the world’s first crystal-clear lagoon in a mountainous area.