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Lincs
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13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Bottom line: This is a very nice hotel which, as a couple of active 60-year-olds, we are very happy to recommend. This was our first visit to Lanzarote and we would suggest Playa Blanca is the nicest and least tacky of the beach resorts on the island. We booked through Monarch and although the flights were fine, the transfer from... More 

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HotelesLopez, Gerente at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear BertoliniLincs, Thank you very much for your visit and your positive feedback on Tripadvisor. We are glad to find out that we were able to meet your expectations and that you and your partner enjoyed the holiday. Your comments are very much appreciated, as we are eager to maintain our high quality standards. And of course it will be... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just come back from a long weekend break. The food was really nice, with a good selection, the drinks and cocktails were good as well. the place is a bit tired but spotlessly clean, there is a heated pool which was good. the entertainment doesnt start until 9.30pm, and if you want to watch tv first, there is only bbc1... More 

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HotelesLopez, Gerente at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Terry S, Thank you very much for your visit and your positive feedback on Tripadvisor. We are glad to find out that we were able to meet your expectations and that you and your family enjoyed the holiday. Your comments are very much appreciated, as we are eager to maintain our high quality standards. And of course it will... More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our bungalow number 1078, ok but a bit dated TV from the ark and no tea and coffee making facilities. I asked about this at reception and we were given a kettle. On the plus side the bungalow was quiet and near the freezing cold pool, invigorating to say the least. Wi- fi, what a waste of money we paid... More 

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HotelesLopez, Gerente at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear ORegan_12, We sincerely appreciate the time you have dedicated to let us know your feedback about your recent stay with us through Tripadvisor. As we strive to maintain and continuously improve our high standards, a constructive feedback and suggestions of our guests are of great importance to us. We assure you that we value every review and consider suggestions... More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Okay so we booked to go over for a week all inclusive. Firstly some aspects of the all inclusive were good and some were bad but my real source of disappointment was the hotel services themselves. We were charged 28 euro for wifi for 2 devices for the week and this wifi never worked apart from around the pool area... More 

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HotelesLopez, Gerente at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Claire O, We thank you for your evaluation of HL Rio Playa Blanca. As we are always eager to maintain our quality standards and we highly appreciate any comments and observations of our guests. Rest assure that we take feedback from our guests very serious and verify every detail mentioned and do our best to improve constantly. Again, thank... More 

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Halifax, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a holiday here in July21st 2016 for 10 nights ,I had my apartment broke into along with a few other people . The manager Roger was so good and said he would sort insurance and police etc. out .The only thing is since returning back to UK it is impossible to get any correspondence from anyone at HL... More 

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HotelesLopez, Gerente at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear jnettysim, thank you for writing. We are truly sorry for your experience and we are making sure that you are being contacted today. Kind regards, More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just came back today from lanzarote from this hotel I would really advice u to choose this hotel Staff very friendly and helpful Food was lovely always is what you can choose Just 5 minutes walk to nice flamingo beach and 10 from supermarket This hotel is about one hour way from airport 3.50 euro one way and then from... More 

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HotelesLopez, Gerente at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Mibendaraviciute, Thank you for taking the time to write such a complimentary review on your recent stay with us. We are delighted to find out that you were indeed satisfied with the choice of our hotel as you found here the perfect place for your holiday. We would be more than happy to welcome you back in the near... More 

York, United Kingdom
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202 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Felt a bit worried after reading the reviews on here after booking the Rio. Needn't have worried. Yes I agree that the place probably isn't a 4* and the bungalows are a bit tired and dated. BUT we got an absolute bargain and excellent value for money in my opinion. Our bungalow (1050) had obviously been one of the ones... More 

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HotelesLopez, Gerente at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear YorkshireFizz, Thank you very much for your visit and your positive feedback on Tripadvisor. We are glad to find out that we were able to meet your expectations and that you and your family enjoyed the holiday in HL Rio Playa Blanca. Your comments are very much appreciated, as we are eager to maintain our high quality standards. And... More 

Tamworth, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 10 days 1st-11 th November, our second visit in 12 months. I cannot believe some of the negativity about this excellent hotel, here are my views. The reality is that the hotel is 25 - 30 years old, tired in places but spotlessly cleaned every day by hard working and diligent staff. If you are respectful to them,... More 

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HotelesLopez, Gerente at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Ian J, Thank you for taking the time to write such a complimentary review on your recent stay with us. We are delighted to find out that you were indeed satisfied with the choice of our hotel as you found here the perfect place for your holiday. We would be more than happy to welcome you back in the... More 

Birmingham
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were happy with our 7 day stay at the Rio Playa Blanca. Spacious bungalows that were cleaned everyday, except Friday. Poolside toilet areas were also kept spotlessly clean. Slept well, but beds a bit firm. Pity that there wasn't a kettle in the room. A cup of tea on the patio in the morning would have been nice.. But... More 

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HotelesLopez, Gerente at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Arnie1605, Thank you very much for your visit and your positive feedback on Tripadvisor. We are glad to find out that we were able to meet your expectations and that you and your family enjoyed the holiday in HL Rio Playa Blanca. Your comments are very much appreciated, as we are eager to maintain our high quality standards. And... More 

Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from a weeks holiday at Rio Playa Blanca and had a really great time.For what we paid it was a real bargain . Firstly I think you need to ignore the professional whingers and moaners. The positives far outweigh the negatives . The food was excellent ,the staff were very helpful and friendly, everywhere was spotlessly clean,... More 

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HotelesLopez, Gerente at Rio Playa Blanca Hotel, responded to this review

Dear surfforthesoul, Thank you very much for your visit and your positive feedback on Tripadvisor. We are glad to find out that we were able to meet your expectations and that you and your family enjoyed the holiday in HL Rio Playa Blanca. Your comments are very much appreciated, as we are eager to maintain our high quality standards. And... More 

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Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Rio Playa Blanca is the perfect place to enjoy an unforgettable holiday on the island of Lanzarote.The horizontal distribution of the hotel and the stunning views of Lobos and Fuerteventura islands make it the perfect place stay with your family. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rio Playa Blanca Hotel

Address: Avenida Archipielago, 4, 35570 Playa Blanca, Lanzarote, Spain
Location: Spain > Canary Islands > Lanzarote > Playa Blanca
Price Range: $108 - $178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Rio Playa Blanca Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 190
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Also Known As:
Hl Rio Hotel Playa Blanca
Hl Rio Playa Blanca
Rio Playa Blanca Lanzarote
Rio Playa Blanca Hotel Lanzarote
Hotel Style:
#17 Luxury Hotel in Playa Blanca
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“Bungalow 1078 had a sunny terrace close to the pool and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles ORegan_12, 1 week ago | Read review
“Choose room Round pool”
 of 5 bubbles mibendaraviciute, 1 week ago | Read review
“All rooms are pretty much the same. generally very good,”
 of 5 bubbles 25ianj, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“All bungalows at ground level were convenient.”
 of 5 bubbles Arnie1605, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“All bungalows”
 of 5 bubbles zoeyw300, 3 weeks ago | Read review
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