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Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde

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The 24-hour All Inclusive Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde opens all year round and is located directly on the most beautiful beach of Sal Island. RIU Palace is the most elegant category in the RIU hotel chain, with hotels that meet the highest standards in terms of luxury, excellence and sophistication, creating a unique experience. The location is ideal due to its proximity to Sal Airport SID (15 km) and Santa Maria (1.5 km) and invites you to explore the volcanic environment. The hotel has 500 cozily furnished rooms with free Wi-Fi and offers many amenities. Relax in the spa area of the neighboring ClubHotel Riu Funana or get in shape in our fitness center. 2 outdoor pools, 1 children's pool. Day and evening entertainment, Pacha Discotheque in our neighboring hotel. For lovers of gastronomy, we offer live cooking stations at main restaurant, Italian, Krystal Fusion Restaurant and Steakhouse, as well as 5 bars and our Cappuccino Patisserie & Ice Cream Parlor.
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Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Airport transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Sauna
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Ocean View
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Last minute trip arranged by my wife and neither of us knew beforehand what to expect. We are also not used to the all-you-can-eat holidays as we usually plan our holidays around cultural visits or hikes and such. The complex is quite big (500 rooms, so 1000-1500 guests) and
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Our family of four stayed at the hotel in a one bedroom plus lounge with convertible bed construction in block 4. Room was basic but nice and the bathroom was modern and very clean. I would have appreciated better if the kids had been able to sleep on normal beds though. Pool
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Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde
Responded Mar 7, 2019
Dear Kovibeata, Many thanks for choosing to spend your family vacation at our hotel and for leaving a 5 star rating! I am delighted to hear that you felt very good with our friendly staff and while we are sorry to learn that our Steakhouse did not fulfill your expectations, I am glad to hear that you loved our wide range of food served in our other restaurants and that we were able to meet your taste. Please be assured that I will forward your compliments and also your opinion in regards to the pool water temperature. Please visit us again soon! With our best wishes we remain, Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde Online Reputation Manager
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Had a brilliant family holiday. The Riu palace was simply amazing. The facilities. The food. But above all the staff. Weather the cleaning staff, the restaurant staff , the pool and bar staff, all were simply amazing. And what a lovely hotel. I went away with adult family and we
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We love the hotel, for the price they offer amazing food and service. However, I have to point out something that nowadays is becoming really important, the use of plastic. All the cocktails come with plastic straw (unless you request them the opposite), also they use plenty of
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We had an amazing holiday staying in this hotel from 5/4 till 12/4. ( 2 adults and 6 yo) We were a bit apprehensive about this holiday after we had heard advice about not brushing teeth with tap water but only with bottled water. We were worried about ice in our drinks etc. As
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While we were there between 7 to 7.30 am to get beds in the sun
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7 or 10 nights? What’s the best duration to go for? :)
I think 10 nights is the best usually and the but being , it’s a very small Island with little to do ( apart from watersports). If you want to totally relax around the Hotel then 10 nights will do otherwise 7 is good.
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Definitely original Baileys, not sure about the bitter lemon mixer tho.
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Hi In reply to your question lighters can not be taken on the plane, however i can say alot of people where smoking so you must be able to buy cigarettes and lighters from somewhere but being a non smoker unfortunately can't advise you where sorry.
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We went with Tui and done our visa on line Do it before you go or it will hold you up when you arrive in Capo Verde. It is really easy to do online should cost you nothing x hope that helps
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"Block 4 is near the pool but quite far from reception and restaurants"
"Block 3 would be ideal for all amenities"
"All the rooms have the same equipment, they are all alike"
"Email first"
"Blocks 1 and 2 near main restaurants, Blocks 3 and 4 nearer pool, Blocks 4 and 5 nearer beach and sea views."
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PRICE RANGE
$175 - $374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
riu funana santa maria
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde
LOCATION
Cape VerdeIlha do SalSanta Maria
NUMBER OF ROOMS
500
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