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    Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica

    Playa Matapalo | Sardinal Carrillo - Guanacaste, Sardinal, Costa Rica
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    9/11/2017 9/12/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good29%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    “costa rica” (971 reviews)
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Kids Club
    Housekeeping
    Casino
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    11 - 15 of 3,317 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed at this hotel in July for two weeks, departing in August. We have been to many RIU and many other similar hotels around the world and this has been the worst we have visited. Extremely disappointed and feel let down by RIU. This...More

    9  Thank Addb13
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We arrived at the rui palace hotel after a week of adventure on the Thomson grand tour and stay. to just say it was amazing would be doing the hotel an injustice so were can i start check in was easy and quick with us...More

    4  Thank septictanker
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was our second stay in a RUI (prev in Cape Verde) and we had the same consistent standard. Palace is visibly pleasing and we really liked the rooms all with spa bath, balcony & optics. The hotel has great facilities with gym, good pools,...More

    8  Thank rpt1968
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The staff were amazing without exception and made this holiday. The rooms were stylish, clean and comfortable and the setting beautiful. The food was better than other all inclusive's that we have been to but still sloppy and overcooked Italian. To get a 5/5 my...More

    3  Thank Sarah S
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We booked with Thomson and Suzi was top knotch as a Rep for them! As soon as we arrived was very efficient giving us our bands and room cards etc... We was able to settle in very quickly, room clean and tidy, I know people...More

    8  Thank Julie B
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    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Pool
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    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Casino and Gambling
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    • $239 - $559 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 538
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    • Location
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    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Gulf of Papagayo >
    • Sardinal
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    Traveler (4273)
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    Neideen
    August 20, 2017|
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    Response from Victor S | Reviewed this property |
    HDMI and possibly USB
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    August 20, 2017|
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    Response from Julie B | Reviewed this property |
    Toilet is private, as others have said bath is out in the open as is the sinks but we always had the curtain pulled across the bath which made a perfect screen for privacy in the bathroom, so was no problem to us at all... More
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    Response from cheekyfairy | Reviewed this property |
    there is an ATM at the casino that will give you $ but not sure what the exchange rate was & there will be charges
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    Room Tips
    "Rooms, in theater area are nosy where they play laud music every night until 11 pm, my room was 3054."
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    "if you want to eat in one of the many restaurants at this hotel it is best to go around 6 30pm has the only..."
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    "You pay more for a pool view - not worth it"
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    "Confirm all details at checkin"
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