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    Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde

    Cabocan Lote A2, A3, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
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    Traveler (3217)
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good39%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
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    “island tour” (250 reviews)
    “main restaurant” (230 reviews)
    Public Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Well I'm going to try and balance this so bear with me. I'm currently staying at the Riu Palace Cabo Verde which is listed as a 5 star hotel. I've been to Cape Verde before and I've stayed in a Riu hotel before so I...More

    6  Thank leccy240
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Visited the palace for 10 days in July. Thought would try the other island as visited Boa Vista last year. All in all I prefer Boa Vista. Perhaps because it's not as developed as Sal I found the staff there much more friendly and laid...More

    2  Thank minnimoomoo
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We had a great holiday in Cape Verde, hotel has been recently refurbished, all areas very clean and well kept. The food was of a good standard and there are a few other restaurants to choose other than the buffet, Krystal was our favourite. The...More

    2  Thank frances h
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Just finished a holiday in the Cabo Palace. Had a great time, the resort is huge as we also get access to Riu Funnana hotel next door. 4 pools between them. Huge buffet hall with 5 other separate restaurants. Food was great. The beach at...More

    4  Thank waswaswas1
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Amazing hotel, very clean and the staff could not do enough for you. The food and the variety of it was the best I have ever had on holidays, Loved the beach but wasn't brave enough to try the sea, funny to watch people being...More

    1  Thank chezza1967
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • $243 - $445 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Santa Maria
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Maria
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Santa Maria
    • #3 Top resorts Hotel in Santa Maria
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
    • #4 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
    • Room types
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    • Number of rooms
    • 500
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    • Location
    • Cape Verde >
    • Ilha do Sal >
    • Santa Maria
    • Also Known As
    • Riu Funana Santa Maria ,
    • Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde Cape Verde/Ilha Do Sal - Santa Maria
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    Traveler (3217)
    Pool & Beach (821)
    Room & Suite (285)
    Dining (243)
    Hotel & Grounds (2004)
    Bathroom (48)
    Family and Play Areas (33)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (4)
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    Jo_Grayson
    July 25, 2017|
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    Response from Jazzy1884 | Reviewed this property |
    Plenty of coat hangers and shelves!!
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    July 23, 2017|
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    Response from Andy S | Reviewed this property |
    Whats app works no problems on the hotels Wi-Fi
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