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Hotel Riu Karamboa

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Lote HO 1, Urb. Morrinho de Baguincho Praia de Boca Salina, Boa Vista 4110 Cape Verde See on map
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Free Internet
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Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
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Free Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is the first time I can't wait for my holiday to end. How is this hotel rated a 5 star, I will never positives first - well there is one positive - the entertainment, but only by animation team, not the band. The evening...More

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Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

Just arrived back from a two week break at the Karamboa. Can not fault this hotel and do not unstandardised the negative reviews. The food was plentiful an delicious and was well varied with plenty of choice. The bookable restaurants two out of the three...More

13  Thank Piglet30
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Recently came back from here and loved it, but whilst there my husband was ill a few days , then ok ,a friend was also ill with diarrhoea. Well we arrived home and few days later my husband started feeling very ill then started with...More

2  Thank karengS2139VX
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A few informative details: Plane landed at 13..15 (local time), on stand at 13..20, in transfer coach at 13..40, and in hotel room at 14.15. Thus validating "No Stress". Rooms were of a high standard, Food first class, refreshments were pleasant. Nothing was a problem...More

1  Thank daveabrown
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stayed at this hotel for 2 weeks and absolutely loved it. The view from the hotel was beautiful as well as the hotel and there was a lot of activities. The food was also great with a wide selection of different dishes. We have a...More

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The All Inclusive 24h Hotel Riu Karamboa, is situated on the Boa Vista Island in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean, with direct access to the marvellous Praia das Dunas beach of fine sand which extends for kms. The More location is ideal due to its proximity to Sal Rei (8km) and Aristides Pereira International Airport (BVC) is approx. 1.5 km away. The hotel has 750 comfortably furnished rooms and offers many amenities. Relax with a massage at the Renova Spa or get in shape at our gym. 1 outdoor pools, 1 children’s and baby pool. For the youngest guests, there is the RiuLand Kids Club (for children from 4 to 7 years & 8 to 12 years old), RiuArt atelier and for adults, day and evening entertainment, discotheque. For lovers of gastronomy, we offer live cooking stations at our main buffet as well as Cape Verdean, Asian, African cuisine, 5 bars situated in various areas of the hotel. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
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Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
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Hotel Style
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Spa
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Number of rooms
750
Price range
$170 - $354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Clubhotel Riu Karamboa Hotel Boa Vista
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Clubhotel Riu Karamboa Boa Vista
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Hotel Riu Karamboa Cape Verde/Boa Vista
Location
Cape Verde > Boa Vista
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Luxury
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
Spa
Room types
Suites
Number of rooms
750
Price range
$170 - $354 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Clubhotel Riu Karamboa Hotel Boa Vista
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Clubhotel Riu Karamboa Boa Vista
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Hotel Riu Karamboa Cape Verde/Boa Vista
Location
Cape Verde > Boa Vista
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Lauren151015
November 12, 2018|
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Sorry I’m not sure we booked a double and got upgraded which we weren’t expecting so you may need to pay extra but I would contact either the hotel directly or travel agents to check which room you have booked and what is... More
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November 11, 2018|
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The hairdryers aren’t very powerful. I’ve got short hair so wasn’t really a problem for me but If you have long hair i would take your own. X
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"The rooms closest to the reception building, can connect to wifi."
andr_sZ6229WK
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"all rooms identical no real views"
lillyeva
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"ask for a double bed and a quiet room"
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"No lifts - so if this is a problem, ask for the ground floor."
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