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    Hotel Riu Guanacaste

    Riu Guanacaste Boulevard | Carrillo - Guanacaste, Playa Matapalo 50503, Costa Rica
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    Pool & Beach (1409)
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    Overview
    • Excellent38%
    • Very good36%
    • Average17%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible4%
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    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
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    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
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    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 5,635 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Just had the worst service in any hotel. Rooms lovely but when you go to one of restaurants they literally ignored us and eventually asked if we wanted desert and then did the hand across the throat sign to tell the rest of staff that...More

    2  Thank Chrismulberry
    Hotel's Favorite
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Having read some of the reviews on here, we were very pleasantly surprised by this hotel. We stayed in the Riu Palace next door to this hotel last year. That hotel is a bit smaller and maybe has a slightly older clientele, and is more...More

    14  Thank Mont1e
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    34 of us travelled here for our wedding! The grounds are truly gorgeous!! We all had the most amazing time! Everyone was so friendly and helpful. There were a few issue with the toilets being clogged and keys not working but the front desk was...More

    1  Thank jillharris25
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I enjoyed my stay at the Rio Guanacaste , I couldn’t fault TUI , the staff in the hotel were absolutely first class . The rooms are nice and spacious , good air conditioning that is quiet enough to leave on all night a mini...More

    2  Thank paul w
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Booked here with TUI and have found it to be a great hotel set in a stunning location. Wildlife all around and waking to the dawn chorus of birds and howler monkeys is fantastic. Would highly recommend the Saturday morning beach walk with Julie, the...More

    1  Thank Bobgod2
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • $207 - $429 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 701
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Matapalo
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    shadow0966
    December 10, 2017|
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    Response from Bri-the-gull | Reviewed this property |
    No but coffee is available 24/7 in the sports bar and available in the buffet area. Enjoy you're stay... the pool bar atmosphere was excellent! 👍
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    mrsfenner
    December 2, 2017|
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    Response from Bri-the-gull | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there. if you go to the beach front you will come across a few guys who run actual tours/excursions etc. A sloth tour is possible and people we met out there went on said tour and throughly recommended them. To hold a... More
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    "5th floor, Jungle side to see the monkeys, bring binoculars and zoom camera. 5001-5008 are quiet with great..."
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    "2nd floor rooms west side had a slight hum from something running. but overall quiet no view."
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    "I wouldn't get a top floor room"
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    "good hotel RIU"
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