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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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Lenexa, Kansas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We decided on a whim to book a trip to Cabo - less than 2 weeks before we left. We found a good package deal, did some quick Trip Advisor research and booked the trip in about 15 minutes. Overall, especially given how little research we did ahead of time, we were happy with the Riu Santa Fe. It is... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Booked ocean view room and king size bed and had neither. Day 3 booked wifi And it worked for a few hours and then had to call and wait half a day to get it back. Day 4 no hot water in the morning and they figured early afternoon. By 4 it was back. Disappointed because reviews claimed 4 1/2... More 

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Paris, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Beautiful resort. Food gorgeous. Everything sparkled with cleanliness. Staff amazing. No swimming in ocean as rip tides are ever present, noisy all night till 3-4 am as there is no sound proofing from the hallways, a party hotel. A lot of walking required between buildings, and lots of stairs, not great for someone who has knee/leg issues and very slippery... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

If you like going to all inclusive s to get really loaded and pick up people and so on it might be the place for you. For us it was too loud and way too many drunk people, even saw vomiting and couple in very heated argument. The night entertainment is good quality, the buffet food is fair enough but... More 

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Tulsa, Ok
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25 reviews 25 reviews
25 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent four days at the resort in January. This is a mega huge hotel with several building which is more oriented to adults, though the have care facilities for children and some kind of activities for children, Albeit, the hurricane just hit four months ago the facilities are clean and beautiful including the gardens. They have several pools one... More 

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Olathe, Kansas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My wife and I just returned from a week stay. Jan 17 thru 24 2015. This is a huge resort, most of which is behind the riu palace. We paid $1100 each for a week so you can't complain about price. Just know what you are getting. Rock hard beds, plenty of bland food, no elevators so if you are... More 

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McKinney, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went for a 5 day trip to the Riu Santa Fe the beginning of January---AIRPORT & TRANSPORTATION During our trip I will say going through customs was extremely fast and painless (pack a pen for customs and immigration form to fill out on the plane). We did not pre-order a shuttle to the hotel so once you step outside... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our first ever "hot holiday". Riu Santa Fe left a great first impression and we will be sure to tell everyone what a great experience we had. The staff was friendly, the food was great, the view and rooms were spectacular. We stayed in building 7 which was awesome. Everyone says it's sloop far from the lobby, but... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The best way to describe is average. There is nothing that is exceptional about this hotel that makes it stand out, but nothing really bad either. The pools are nice, the service at the pool bars is slow and tipping does not seem to get you better service. The pool bar by building 7 smells so bad I wouldn't have... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a awful experience will dining at one of the onsite restaurants, Zashila. Our group of 7 was parting ways, as half was leave in the morning. We all went to get appetizers at the buffet and once we sat down my guest instantly bit into a piece of glass. She removed from her mouth and quickly rushed to... More 

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Additional Information about Hotel Riu Santa Fe

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*
Number of rooms: 902
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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
Hotel Style:
#20 Top resorts Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
#24 Spa Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
#27 On the Beach Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
#34 Romantic Hotel in Cabo San Lucas

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