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    Hotel Riu Guanacaste

    Riu Guanacaste Boulevard | Carrillo - Guanacaste, Playa Matapalo 50503, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good36%
    • Average17%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible3%
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    Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Restaurant
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We had an awesome time and made new friends at the Riu We stayed at the Riu Jalisco in Puerto Vallerta and we were not disappointed at this hotel! The hotel staff, baristas and wait staff are excellent!

    Thank Nancy P
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Just returned from 2 great weeks staying in the Riu Guanacaste, Food good all round in the self service and theme restaurants,with plenty of choices, also snacks available 24 hrs in the sports bar. all staff very hard working and polite, Sports bar is very...More

    3  Thank swanny27
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Overall, I was pleased with this resort. We compared it with Palace next to it and chose the better value. Was a good choice. Of course, there was good and not good features of this resort. 1-Cleanliness: Excellent! Rooms, restaurants, lobby clean. Always someone cleaning...More

    1  Thank mamamia555
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Ok let's be honest if you need wifi every you go and need cell signal do yourself and others a favor stay home !!! Unplug and relax! The staff is super hard working from Sun up to Sun down ! The food isn't 4 star...More

    3  Thank Garth D
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Had a great time at Riu. Grounds are very well kept. Food pretty good.Huge resort, so be sure to put on your walking shoes. Our greatest excursion was a catamaran cruise. Great experience .....The captain cooked dinner for us, along with great music

    2  Thank dryoung33
    Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica
    3,816 reviews
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • 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
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
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    • $169 - $604 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 701
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Matapalo
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    Carly8932
    July 19, 2017|
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    Response from jupiterem | Reviewed this property |
    Did you try Interbus? We traveled from San Jose on Interbus for less and it was 4 hours away.
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    July 18, 2017|
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    Response from Jazmin R | Reviewed this property |
    Hi! So my 10 year old brother loved it, he was able to roam around the pool and get himself burgers since it was security guarded. Also they have lots of activities for all aged! They have races in the pool, song alongs... More
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    Response from David R | Reviewed this property |
    October is still in the rainy season but the good thing is that it usually only rains a short time.
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