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Hotel Riu Santa Fe

3.5 of 5 Camino Viejo a San Jose | Cabo San Lucas, Cabo San Lucas 23410, Mexico
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I along with my wife brother and sister in law were there end of June beginning of July 2014. Resort was excellent, food was 1st class with plenty of dining options. Drinks were plentiful however choice of beer was limited to one brand. The staff were very friendly from the moment we arrived until the time we departed. If you... More

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Santa Cruz, California, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Downplayed severity of storm, caught completely unprepared, hurricane protocol posted in ELEVATORS!!!! Next day all but one building flooding with hip deep mud/water, Staff nowhere to be found, lobby deserted and no info or help to cope until approx 36hours later!!! Complete and utter lack of management during storm, Rui Palace a little better, some staff working hard to help... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I stayed here to celebrate our 3 year anniversary and to surprise our newly engaged friends who were already there. The first night we arrived our safe didn't work ( which I think was planned ) then the next morning 3500 pesos were stolen from our bags right out of the hotel room ! The staff was... More

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Burlington, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived late (and during a Hurricane!) Staff were laying towels out as we got off the bus so we wouldn't slip. Quickly got our keys and rooms and we were sent out in the darkness to find our own rooms. We did have to change rooms, as we were assigned to a fourth floor walk up with one bed... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Came during Christmas/New years time. I would not recommend staying here for two main reasons. Number one is you don't need an all inclusive in Cabo. The main Pier area is so well developed with hotels and restaurants that are reasonably priced even for the finer restaurants you don't need to pay for an all inclusive to enjoy dining in... More

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Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place. I really enjoyed my stay here. The hotel is very clean, food was good. Specially the restaurant that need reservation. Close to the beach. Great atmosphere. The staff in the restaurant was kinda dry But the entertainment team was really fun to watch and interact with. Drinks were great. I was surprised they had brand liquor. XX, Bacardi... More

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Yukon, Oklahoma, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived sat Sept. 6th and asked for building 7 and was lucky enough to get it and we had the greatest time and met the most wonderful people! Everyone that works at the hotel is just so nice and helpful! Our room was always clean! My husband said the bed was hard and he didn't like that but overall... More

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Milpitas, California
17 reviews 17 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This Hotel was really nice for the value you did have to wait in line to make dinner reservations but the food in all the restaurants were very good . The only thing is there is only one beer selection in the entire place . the rooms were nice our toilet backed up they came and repaired same hour. the... More

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Moorpark, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our second visit to the Riu Santa Fe, the first time being about 5 years ago. Overall, this is a very nice resort hotel, with a lot of things to like. There are a lot of pluses, and a few minuses. For the reader's reference, we have stayed at quite a few all-inclusive resorts in various places in... More

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Reno, Nevada
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I can only say great things, The food, rooms and staff were outstanding! Sonia the director was a true pro. She took care of every need and managed her hotel like it should be done everywhere. If you are thinking about Cabo please give the Riu a strong thought!!!!!

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  • Infinity pool(75)
  • Very good(66)
  • Great time(60)
  • Water taxi(53)
  • Ocean views(35)
  • Sports bar(34)
  • Lover beach(29)
  • Steak house(28)
  • Entertainment staff(22)
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Address: Camino Viejo a San Jose | Cabo San Lucas, Cabo San Lucas 23410, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Sur > Los Cabos > Cabo San Lucas
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Riu Santa Fe 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Riu Santa Fe Cabo San Lucas
Riu Santa Fe Los Cabos
Riu Sante Fe
Hotel Riu Santa Fe Cabo San Lucas, Los Cabos

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