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    Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica

    Playa Matapalo | Sardinal Carrillo - Guanacaste, Sardinal, Costa Rica
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          Reviewed November 17, 2016 via mobile

          This is a fantastic hotel cannot fault it one bit. Food was lovely plenty of choices never cold and always good quality in all restaurants. We eat in all the Restaurants and the buffet was probably the best. Rooms were always cleaned to super standard...More

          7  Thank E1606
          Reviewed November 17, 2016

          I'll put my main thoughts first because I know people may not read all the little tidbits lol. If you are the average middle class hard working person who just wants an escape and to have a good time on vacation, this resort is for...More

          11  Thank Kenrick P
          Reviewed November 17, 2016

          This was my 5th trip to a RIU resort in 4 countries. This was the most beautiful resort of them all. The resort is massive, immaculate with beautiful, well cared for grounds. It's located on Matapalo Beach which is a black-sand beach. The water is...More

          1  Thank MSHS5440
          Reviewed November 16, 2016

          We're on day one of our stay and so far not great. We arrived around 3:30pm so an in between time for food, the Papagayo has "snacks" that seemed like they had been sitting out for hours. Soggy fries, hard bread etc...the rooms look as...More

          4  Thank oops116
          Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Palace Costa RicaResponded November 21, 2016

          Dear guest, Many thanks for taking the time to give us such honest and detailed feedback. We are constantly working on improving our facilities, for this reason we refurbish an average of six hotels per year. We are very sorry that your stay didn’t live...More

          Reviewed November 16, 2016

          We visited Riu Palace in Costa Rica the week starting November 7th 2016. The hotel is located on the Pacific side of Costa Rica in the province of Guanacaste. The hotel is a new one and very modern. The bus transfer from the hotel was...More

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          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
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          • 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
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          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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          • $235 - $518 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          wendiewalt
          Hi Hannah: How was the weather when you were there. We are very much looking forward to it. Thank you
          June 28, 2017|
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          Response from Choofie | Reviewed this property |
          We went for 2 weeks on 27th February and it was very hot and dry for the whole time. The down side of this was that everything was parched and not very green at all, the upside is that there were no mosquitos and not one of... More
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          lynne g
          Is this Hotel located in the Rain Forrest and therefore no need to book a separate Rain Forrest excursion before we go? Is it also close to a cloud mountain? Thanks.
          June 28, 2017|
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          Response from Victor S | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, It is definitely not in the rain forest. This is a Gunacaste area beach front hotel so you will need to book a rain forest tour if you want. to my knowledge also no cloud mountains in the immediate surrounding vicinity
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          "Try not to get the ocean view, the nightly entertainment is a bit loud!"
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          "On the garden side of the resort we could see monkeys in the trees"
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