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Hotel Riu Santa Fe

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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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St. Joe, MI
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed there a week in Feb.. We had a great time. As usual don't believe all the bad reviews. The food was okay. The beer was warm. The beds were the usual hotel beds but the price was right and was in great proximity to town as well as San Jose del Cabo. The scenery was great and it was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great hotel, great staff, excellent entertainment, food is delicious, waiters and waitresses the best, specially you avelina, you are the best, with your sense of humor and nice service, from the restaurant baja california.

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Kingwood, Texas, Usa
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We only picked this hotel because of its location on the beach. We arrived Thursday and tried to make reservations for Friday and Saturday to the restaurant . The desk clerk said I can get in for Monday ! From this point it was all down hill for this hotel. The buffet food was horrible to say the least. They... More 

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El Cerrito, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel Riu Santa Fe is the slightly more affordable all-inclusive option next to its gigantic sister hotel, the Riu Palace Hotel. This place is "Santa Fe" to it's core from it's adobe themed buildings to to the desert themed landscape interior. Despite that theme, there are some aspects that remain very old school for a resort complex that is supposed... More 

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Orinda, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place is a great all inclusive hotel. First let me say that the property is HUGE. I mean it's a 5-7 minute walk from the middle of the property to the front and even to the party pool on the beach. With that being said, it's not very handicap friendly. The buildings other than building 7 (beach front views)... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Riu Santa Fe at the end of May 2015 and had a great time. Staff was great, food is the average food you would expect from this type of resort. The bar staff was excellent. Our room was very nice although a little warm but once I turned the AC all the way down and adjusted the... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The Riu was clean, well run, and offered a good selection of pools to swim in. The restaurants were varied (pizza and hot dogs for the kids etc) and offered a variety of foods. They offer nightly entertainment for the family, and on site assistance in booking excursions. There is a nice gym to work out in, and a few... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This facility is average. Not bad and not great. As everyone states - the beds are terrible!! The air conditioning in guest rooms is not very good. The service is average. The beach area is nice with a great view of the rock formations. The food and drinks are average. The entertainment is somewhat lacking. Wifi in rooms is below... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The Riu Santa Fe is a great all inclusive hotel, the property is well kept. The food was great always a variety at the buffets and a lot of choice. The Al A Carte restaurants are also very good. Staff was friendly especially the wait staff with a little tipping. Although they said the hotel was full it did not... More 

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West Berlin, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

No elevators, woke up to bugs all over the bathroom crawling over our belongings at 5:00 am. Had to make 2 phone calls to front desk because they sprayed with Raid. All I could think of was the poor family that almost died in St. Thomas( I think) from pesticide killer. Liquor is of poor quality, when you check-in hotel... More 

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