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Rio Playa Blanca Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Avenida Archipielago, 4, 35570 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
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Ranked #22 of 35 hotels in Playa Blanca
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
kevin j Yeadon, United Kingdom
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Yeadon, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

where to start!!! where there 10th july POOL. have been reading reviews from as far back as 2012 and they all say the pool is cold and management say its being repaired. well! this must be the longest repair in the world its still FREEZING, but to be fair once your in its not to bad. Sister hotel waterpark very... More

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HotelesLopez, Manager at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kevin j, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at our HL Rio Playa Blanca. We are glad that you appreciated our buffets and had an overall good holiday with us. Please note that our heated swimming pool part is heated to 24 degrees all year round, however the temperature may be perceived to be a little... More

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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Advertised as a 4 star hotel with Water park, This is not the case. First of all two stars should be taken out of the advertising as the food, rooms and amusements are an average standard. Also the water park is a hot, sweaty old bus ride away at a sister hotel further up the hill. The bus only runs... More

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HotelesLopez, Manager at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear LRBTrophies, Thank you very much for commenting your stay on TripAdvisor. We are always eager to provide the best quality possible in terms of service, gastronomy and facilities and we feel really sorry to read that you did not enjoy your stay in our hotel as much as expected. Our waterpark is located in our sisterhotel Paradise Island, as... More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our recent holiday at HL Rio Playa Blanca. We received a friendly and efficient welcome from Ana when we checked in and she was quick to ensure that we did not miss lunch. Our accommodation (2-bed, 2-bath bungalow) was clean and spacious, and the maid service was good - plenty of fresh towels and toilet rolls and... More

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HotelesLopez, Manager at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Joanne R, Thank you very much for sharing your holiday experience with us and other travellers on Tripadvisor. We are delighted that you chose our HL Rio Playa Blanca for your family holiday and that we were able to live up to your expectations. Thank you so much for your kind words about the room, the cleanliness, the quality... More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
17 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Disappointed on arrival of a 4* as the reception area was nothing more than a 2*. I've been to many all inclusive s and this has been the worst. Luggage had to be left there while had a snack and our room was organized. Room was a 2 bedroom which was ok, clean & tidy. It had 2 bedrooms, 2... More

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HotelesLopez, Manager at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear dreamfoil, Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at our HL Rio Playa Blanca. We are glad that you appreciated the spacious apartments and the clean pool area as well as the attentive and efficient service of our personnel. The reservation of sun beds is not allowed in our hotel and we are still trying to find... More

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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was at the Hotel Rio for 10 nights from 8th July. I have been on a number of all inclusive holidays an the food here at HL Rio was the best quality I have had so far. There was a good variety of food on offer, the serving area is small though, so often you had to queue for... More

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HotelesLopez, Manager at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sergio B, Thank you very much for having chosen our HL Rio Playa Blanca for your recent stay in Lanzarote, and for sharing your experience on Tripadvisor. We are very proud to read your praise of the quality and choice of the food at our hotel. Our Chefs will be delighted to hear your words! We will also share... More

Belper, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my partner have just returned (13/07/2014) from the HL Rio hotel - in all honestly we couldn't complain about anything, the resort itself is clean and tidy (although could do with a spruce up in main areas), the food is really good with lots of choice and the apartments are extremely spacious with daily cleaning. Location wise its... More

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HotelesLopez, Manager at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Seanwatson2014, Thank you very much for sharing your experience with the traveller community. How nice to hear that you fully enjoyed your stay with us and emphasize the quality and variety of our gastronomy and the spacious and clean apartments. Our team will be pleased to hear your praising words as recognition of their hard work. Thank you for... More

Holywood, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This holiday was probably one if the best that I have been on as the food was very nice as well as all the staff. My 3 children (15,10,9) loved all the activities they had to offer them with the clubs

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HotelesLopez, Manager at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AndrewMcConnell, Thank you very much for sharing your experience with the traveller community. How nice to hear that you fully enjoyed your stay with us and that you consider it as one of your best holidays. This is a great honor for us! Our team will be pleased to hear your praising words as recognition of their hard work.... More

Perth
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just come back from HL Rio Playa Blanca and never been so glad to get home. We read the reviews on here before we came and had high expectations but how wrong were we! This is definately not a 4 star hotel. One arrival we were told to leave our cases in reception (as no luggage room) and... More

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HotelesLopez, Manager at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Billyn0, Thank you for your comments on Tripadvisor regarding your recent stay in our hotel. We are sorry to read that you did not enjoy your stay at HL Rio Playa Blanca as much as previously expected. As our guests highly appreciate our team, we are astonished to read that our service offer was not to your satisfaction. In... More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've just spent two weeks all inclusive at the Rio Playa Blanca and had a great family holiday with our three kids in a two bedroom bungalow. Yes, the accommodation is a bit tired, but it's clean & the maids were in every day apart from the Fridays to clean & change towels, the beds were changed regularly and though... More

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HotelesLopez, Manager at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear WD40101, It was a great pleasure to have you as our guest and to read that you enjoyed your recent stay with us. We wish to thank you for highlighting the service of our personnel, which is always a great motivation for the entire team. We are very happy to learn that you feel you got your money's worth... More

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent 2 weeks at the rio november december 2012 enjoyed the privacy of the bungalow just a short walk to the main complex through lovely gardens for meals. Accomadation very clean if a little dated maid service first class . Meals very good and varied , we found the staff very helpfull reception staff very helpfull will return one day... More

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HotelesLopez, Manager at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear franor2013, Thank you so much for your feedback, we really appreciate your kind words about our hotel and team. Your praise is truly encouraging for us in our efforts to offer an enjoyable and memorable experience to each of our guests. Again thank you! We are looking very much forward to welcoming you back soon to our HL Rio... More

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Address: Avenida Archipielago, 4, 35570 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
Location: Spain > Canary Islands > Lanzarote > Playa Blanca
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rio Playa Blanca Hotel 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Hl Rio Hotel Playa Blanca
Hl Rio Playa Blanca
Rio Playa Blanca Lanzarote
Rio Playa Blanca Hotel Lanzarote

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The Hotel Rio Playa Blanca is the perfect place to enjoy an unforgettable holiday on the island of Lanzarote.The horizontal distribution of the hotel and the stunning views of Lobos and Fuerteventura islands make it the perfect place stay with your family. ... more   less 
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