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Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica

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Playa Matapalo Sardinal Carrillo - Guanacaste, Sardinal Costa Rica See on map
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Breakfast Buffet
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4.5 Star accommodation
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The room was lovely, very clean and loved the jacuzzi bath by the bed. In the room it also included optics of vodka, rum, whiskey and brandy all branded names. All à la cart restaurants were fabulous to eat in. Entertainment well thought out and...More

1  Thank Sue C
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Costa Rica is a wonderful country. So much to see. The rain forests are beautiful. Make sure you get to explore. The hotel is lovely. Everything you could possibly need is at your service. The rooms are ok with great views to the jungle. They...More

23  Thank MyaR123
Reviewed 2 days ago

We booked the RIU Palace based on a recommendation from our friends who had stayed there last year and had a great time. A far as all inclusive's go, this hotel will meet all your needs. It's about 1/2 hour drive from the airport, and...More

2  Thank MyHowMollyTravels
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We arrived at the Palace after doing the Cloud Forest tour. The room wasn't ready when we arrived but they emailed as soon as it was. By not arriving in the big group we missed out on the fanfare welcome. Our room was on the...More

1  Thank Skellys
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I just returned from our honeymoon and we stayed a week at the Riu Palace and we had a wonderful time. Our room was amazing, the staff were great, and the facilities were wonderful. The food was okay, typical in my experience...More

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The 24-hour all-inclusive Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica opens all year round and is located directly on the beautiful Matapalo beach. Our guests may use the facilities in the sister Hotel Riu Guanacaste, except More dinner meal. RIU Palace is the most elegant category in the RIU hotel chain, with hotels that meet the highest standards in terms of luxury, excellence and sophistication, creating a unique experience. The location is ideal due to its proximity to Daniel Oduber Airport LIR (33 km) and Playas del Coco (18 km) and invites you to explore the area. The hotel has 538 cozily furnished rooms with free Wi-Fi and offers many amenities. Relax in our spa, or get in shape at the fitness center. 4 outdoor pools, 1 children's pool. Day and evening entertainment, as well as our Pacha Discotheque. For lovers of gastronomy, we offer live cooking stations at our main restaurant, Japanese, Italian, Fusion restaurant and Steakhouse, as well as 6 bars and our Cappuccino patisserie & ice cream parlor. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Casino and Gambling
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Number of rooms
538
Price range
US$ 236 - US$ 543 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica Guanacaste
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo > Sardinal
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
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Number of rooms
538
Price range
US$ 236 - US$ 543 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica Guanacaste
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Gulf of Papagayo > Sardinal
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piy1
16 October 2018|
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Response from KMK713_13 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a room with sea views. Huwever I heard positive comments from other holiday makers that the forest views were great as you could see the monkeys from time to time. I would recommend a higher floor e.g. 3rd or... More
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Colin F
16 October 2018|
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Response from Luis M | Reviewed this property |
The chance is very slim ,we spend a weekend and we never saw any snakes however we saw some monkeys, iguanas,birds, turtles and be prepared for mosquitoes
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"Ocean and pool views are nicer. The AC is very good in the rooms."
MyHowMollyTravels
2 days ago
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"for a quieter room avoid pool views"
garybG3166OH
5 days ago
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"pool courtyard or jungle view, ocean view is nice but the ocean is quite a ways off."
D9171QMmichellep
1 week ago
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"Ask for a quiet room"
GurpalLondon_England
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