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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just got back from a weeks holiday in this stunning hotel , and as English we do look to have a moan about things that are not quite right ! Well we stayed for seven nights and could not find a thing !! Fantastic hotel lovely modernisation and very well thought of 😃 excellent staff & customer services & the...

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall this was a fantastic holiday where nothing went wrong and all our needs were catered for. Even though I have given the hotel 5 stars, if I could I would mark it 4.5 stars as there are areas for small improvements. I will summarise each heading which will hopefully give you a good indication of whether this is the...

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12Thank Adam K
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Back from 10 wonderfully relaxing days at the newly refurbished Riu Palace. Everything was just right and we are quite fussy. Main buffet was excellent with a huge selection of dishes at all 3 meals, well marked so you know what they are. We did eat in 3 of the specialist restaurants but preferred the main one to be honest....

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9Thank Kitkatsunshine06
Goettingen, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for a week of relaxation and winter sun and had a truly amazing stay! The hotel is fantastic and high standard, everything has recently been refurbished and renovated. There seems to be plenty of staff taking care of the hotel and its surroundings. My room had a sea view and perfect afternoon sun. It was really spacious, very comfortable...

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7Thank AntGermany
Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just back from a week here. Accommodation excellent, optics in room, fridge full of beer and soft drinks. All staff very friendly and couldn't do enough for us. Great range of food. We booked 2 restaurants but wouldn't have minded if we couldn't have - the buffet was so well stocked. Travelled with friends who are vegan and they had...

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7Thank jmb712015
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has been transformed completely - really comfortable rooms with excellent beds and facilities. Pool sunbeds are comfortable and there is shade for those who wish - one heated pool in winter. The food is excellent with one main restaurant and 6 speciality restaurants to book (free of charge). Please do not believe any reviewer who criticises the food!...

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8Thank Lynne660
Cardiff
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not sure what the hotel needs to do to please some people! we stayed in January on our second visit to the island but first visit to this hotel and can only say we certainly had no complaints. the hotel has recently been refurbished to a very high standard. all inclusive definitely is all inclusive here - always somewhere to...

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10Thank brandymandi
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Good Overall this was a great holiday. The hotel has recently been renovated and upgraded to a Palace, a returning guest informed me that the improvements were noticeable. Riu are/were offering good deals to stay in the hotel until May time when I think the price may increase inline with other Palace hotels. The guests were a good mix...

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5Thank Lee B
Binfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We returned on February 5 from Riu Palace, Sal having travelled with First Choice/Thompson. I had read some disturbing reviews from previous travellers and the supposed bad aspects have either been rectified or the reviewers were just struggling to find something to complain about. This was my experience. 3 hours before departure at LGW there were more check in desks...

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15Thank wordleyconsult
Bridgend, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked flight & hotel independently as Thompson told us this place had changed its name to a Sensimar - we knew they had it wrong so that put us off booking with them This is the 4th time we had stayed in a Riu hotel & I would put it 3rd in that list. Costa Rica significantly better, as was...

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  • Beachfront
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  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Situated on the island of Sal in the Cape Verde Islands * Main building and 2-story annexes * Situated on the beach front together with the ClubHotel Riu Funana * Complimentary sun loungers and parasols on the beach * 1.5 Km to Santa Maria * 15 km from the airport * Credit cards accepted: Visa ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde

Address: Cabocan Lote A2, A3, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
Region: Cape Verde > Ilha do Sal > Santa Maria
Price Range: ₹ 12,299 - ₹ 22,851 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde 4*
Number of rooms: 500
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Also Known As:
Riu Funana Santa Maria
Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde Cape Verde/Santa Maria, Ilha Do Sal
Hotel Style:
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Maria
#1 Spa Hotel in Santa Maria
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Santa Maria
#2 Luxury Hotel in Santa Maria
#4 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
#4 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
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“We stayed in block 3, in the middle, as block 1 is by the reception, and block 5 by the sea. So happy with middle.”
 of 5 bubbles Graham19492014, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Lower block numbers are nearer main reception and restaurants and higher block numbers nearer pools and beach”
 of 5 bubbles desandercock, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Block 5 is nearest the sea with a 5 minute walk to the main hotel. Block 1 is nearest the hotel. Try to get a sea view on the first floor.”
 of 5 bubbles G485GRmichaels, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Block 5 seaview - we had 5111 and it was fantastic. South facing overlooking the beach entrance gate from the 1st floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Kitkatsunshine06, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in block 2 upper floor which was midway between beach and reception”
 of 5 bubbles wordleyconsult, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
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