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Hotel Riu Santa Fe

3.5 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Camino Viejo a San Jose | Cabo San Lucas, Cabo San Lucas 23410, Mexico
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Ranked #35 of 66 hotels in Cabo San Lucas
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Keenan1101 Toronto, Canada
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We needed a last minute getaway, and found a good deal for the Riu Sante Fe. Very different feeling resort depending in what pool you went to; the relaxing quiet pool and the party pool by building 7. Had a great week and thought the resort had the best breakfast buffet we had ever seen!

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Chula vista
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Where do I start? Oh yeah as soon as we arrived they had drinks waiting for us! Check in was really easy. They took our Bags straight to the room per our request. The front desk advised us to book our reservations at the restaurants which was really helpful. The buffet food was way above average. All the variations of... More

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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My review is delayed. We were there in January 2014 and are getting ready to book our winter holiday. The resort is huge and it feels like its own little town.We loved that! We left the resort only a few times. Once to go shopping for about an hour. Another time for an excursion. 2 more times to go downtown... More

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Pasadena, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Please go somewhere else! I booked 2 rooms on 1 reservation through travelocity. When I arrived at the hotel I learned that there had been a mistake with my reservation. Travelocity had only confirmed 1 hotel room with them. Instead of providing me help, the hotel manager and front desk made me wait in the lobby a total of 4... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

just arrived back home this evening from riu santa fe! 8 solid days! requested to be in the "party building 7" and they made it happen for us! FOOD- okay people seriously get real, i read all reviews and you say you arent picky about food and you rated food like 1 star? seriously? then sorry but you ARE picky!!!... More

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San Diego, California, United States
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

So we booked and stayed at this nice resort for 5 days and just ended our trip on July 27th. The place is really clean, huge so you can have nice walks around the resort and to the beach, really big and clean pools with swim up bars, the nightly entertainment was also really nice and family friendly yet still... More

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Cincinnati, Ohio
18 reviews 18 reviews
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64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was my first trip to Cabo and I found some comfort in staying at a familiar chain. I have stayed at RIU resorts in Mexico and Jamaica and have found them to usually be in good locations, clean, with decent quality in food and entertainment. The view from the pool and beach is really what sold me so in... More

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Lincoln, New Hampshire
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great bang for the buck!! We were able to enjoy all four restaurants the first four nights. The Mexican and Italian were our two favorites. Food quality was well above average at the restaurants. The night buffet had very good food, pasta station was my favorite. Morning breakfast was tasty, much better if you went early. Lunch meal was usually... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went here for our anniversary to have a great time and just let loose. The stay was nice, food was decent given mostly buffet style. The restaurants were more than satisfactory. We stuck with the same waiter during buffet service, because he just learned what we liked the first day and remembered it. Staff was awesome as well. Always... More

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Dallas, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everything is offered at this resort! Bars, nightlife clubs, broadway based shows, shows for kids, buffets, speciality restaurants, spa, water sports, shopping, etc. The buffets are huge with so many options of yummy food and each table has a waiter that is always great and helpful. The hotel and hotel room were beautiful and each room has a liquor dispenser... More

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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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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#19 Top resorts Hotel in Cabo San Lucas #23 Spa Hotel in Cabo San Lucas #27 On the Beach Hotel in Cabo San Lucas #30 Romantic Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
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* Located in the southern Baja California peninsula, 4.5 km/2.8 miles from Cabo San Lucas * Opened winter 2007/8 * 1-story main building and 3-story and 4-story annexes * On the beachfront * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 3.5 km/2.2 miles from downtown Cabo San Lucas * 40 km/25 miles from the airport * 500 m/1650 ft from a bus stop ... more   less 
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