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Clubhotel Riu Karamboa

4.0 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Lote HO 1, Urb. Morrinho de Baguincho | Praia de Salines, Boa Vista, Cape Verde
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Ranked #2 of 12 hotels in Boa Vista
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Halfpint19742014 Nottingham, United Kingdom
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for a week (9th July - 16th) and had the most wonderful time of our lives! The flight was 5 and a half hours long, and although there is no inflight entertainment, it went quick enough. I purchased a Thomson bag (which I highly recommend) contained a fleece blanket, a neck pillow and an... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved our break from start to finish. The hotel was spotlessly clean, food catered for all tastes and was just too yummy, waist line suffered a little. This was definitely a chill out holiday, if you want excitement, go somewhere else. The trips we did, were perhaps not wise, an island tour by Land Rover was painfull, the rutted teraine... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel on gorgeous island.Boa Vista in an unspoilt jewel.The transfer from the very sunny airport is approx 3 minutes!Check in was very swift and organised.It took us a while to locate room because the rooms are well spread out.Soon settled in and found the room was brilliant.Very comfy beds,excellent air con also a fan.All restaurants were tried during our... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Tourism is new to Cape Verde so there aren't many hotels to choose from, basically we had a choice of two Rui hotels, both over 1200 rooms which is not what we would usually go for & although the Rui is nice, it's just too big. I don't think that we were there at peak season but it felt very... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Cannot fault or recommend this hotel and resort highly enough. Us four ladies travelled there for 1 week in June just gone and it was a perfect pool, beach, sunbathing and sandy holiday. Massive resort, lots and lots of sunbeds dotted around various pools. Swim-up bar which is so refreshing, the other side of the bar being on the beach... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Second visit to this hotel and we have stayed at the Riu Toureg Boa Vista. We love this hotel. Visit if you want relaxation, tranquility, excellent food, very safe, very happy feeling around the pool area. Constant breeze. Sometimes the weather can be overcast but this is not the fault of the hote! Free of charge bottles of water from... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Background After some stays in Cannary islands we wanted to experience something new. We choosed Riu as we have had good experiences wtth these Riu hotels. Cape Verde is around 50 km from Senagal and consists of 10 islands. We stayed at Bioa Vista. This is a democratic land but a very poor nation. The poverty is very visual if... More

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Grantham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

For starters, I'd just like to say I'm not sure what the bad reviews are about because I really do love this hotel. I'm sorry to hear that anyone had a bad stay at such a wonderful hotel as I did not at all! Me and my family (party of 5) stayed at this hotel for the first time in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just got back after a great two weeks away as a family. First of all I would like to say that I would definitely recommend this hotel resort, however there are a couple of things the hotel could rectify to make this fantastic place even better!! Negatives (only two): 1) When we entered our room there was a smell of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

we arrived at the Karamboa hotel with a very warm welcome check in was made easy the reception area was really clean we then went to our room which was large clean and tidy bottle of champagne waiting which we though was nice room overlooking the sea. we then went to have a look at the pool area which was... More

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  • Cape Verde(83)
  • Main restaurant(47)
  • Sal rei(41)
  • Pool area(40)
  • Very good(37)
  • Thomson rep(31)
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Additional Information about Clubhotel Riu Karamboa

Address: Lote HO 1, Urb. Morrinho de Baguincho | Praia de Salines, Boa Vista, Cape Verde
Location: Cape Verde > Boa Vista
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Clubhotel Riu Karamboa 4*
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Clubhotel Riu Karamboa Hotel Boa Vista
Clubhotel Riu Karamboa Boa Vista
Clubhotel Riu Karamboa Cape Verde/Boa Vista

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Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Boa Vista #2 Top resorts Hotel in Boa Vista #2 Luxury Hotel in Boa Vista
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the island Boavista in the Cape Verde Islands. 2-storey main building and 3-storey annexes. Situated on the beachfront. Complimentary sun loungers and parasols on the beach. 7 km to Sal Rei. 1,5 km from the airport. Credit cards accepted: Visa ... more   less 
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