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RIU or better option?

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RIU or better option?

I have booked RIU Santa Fe for Christmas ... but am reconsidering. We are early 50s ... and

like activity but not too crazy!

We stayed at the Palace in 2005 before Santa Fe was built ... but found the swimming pools

were ICE cold! Could barely sit in the pool bar - but at least it was better than the large pools!

And the beach is totally not swim able ... in front of either resort.

Has anyone been recently? Are the pools at Santa Fe warmer? Will there be rowdies there at

Christmas? Are there good shows at RIU Santa Fe?

We LOVE to snorkel - can anyone recommend an all inclusive with a swim able beach? Or we

might consider a condo rental ...

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11. Re: RIU or better option?

@Norm S

Jet Ski's can be rented all along the beach at the Riu's on down to Medano beach area.

Depending on the day some day's the ocean water's are rougher than other day's. The closer you get to Medano Beach and town the smaller are the waves.

Here is a video of a rough day.

Waves at Riu Santa Fe "Knock Down" and Rescue" Video made early April 2012


There are about 3 different ATV tours that you can go on.



ATV TO San Felipe Village Tour (MORE CHALLENGING)


More video's for you on the Riu Santa Fe. Lot's of activities for your teen boy's

360 degree view of the building 7 Beach and ocean view rooms Riu Santa Fe Cabo San Lucas Mexico INFINITY POOL AND BEACH AREA.


Riu Santa Fe Cabo San Lucas Nightly shows.This video is a small part of one show.

"tribute show to Michael Jackson"


Playing in the waves at the Riu Santa Fe Cabo San Lucas


Si Si Si Dance lessons given as part of the Entertainment Crew's daily schedule.


Edited: 12:38 am, March 18, 2014
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