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Hotel Riu Papayas

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Avenida Gran Canaria 22 Playa Del Ingles - Gran Canaria, 35100 Playa del Ingles, Maspalomas, Gran Canaria Spain See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Restaurant
Free Shuttle or Taxi Services
Poolside Bar
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today

Excellent food, staff were amazing and rooms very clean. I would definitely revisit this hotel and would highly recommend. Very central location for all shops and beach. Entertainment was very good and varied

Thank Sharon B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were a bit apprehensive before we went but this was dispelled very quickly when we arrived at the hotel , the reception staff were very efficient and very polite when checking us in , as it was just after lunchtime we...More

3  Thank John B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Me and my partner have just returned from Hotel Riu Papayas and we had a lovely time! The hotel is spotless and has everything you need. The food is nice, their is always a lot of choice, and I’m usually quite fussy. The hotel entertainment...More

2  Thank johnjames2302
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The hotel was brilliant from the start. BEFORE I very arrived on holiday I had emailed to let the hotel know I had complex allergies. Was responded to via email to consult the restaurant manager and I would be assisted. AWESOME!!! On arrival was already...More

1  Thank Taeziyah J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just come back from a weeks stay had a fab time , food hot and varied , staff can't do enough for you , hotel and grounds very clean and the animation staff are probably the best we have seen the shows where fab ,...More

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The 24h All Inclusive Hotel Riu Papayas is completely refurbished in 2016, is located in the south of Gran Canaria with its beautiful and lively Playa del Inglés holiday area. The Kasbah and Metro shopping and ...More entertainment centers are only 400 m away. The beach is 1.5 km away (complimentary hotel bus). The hotel has 468 comfortably furnished rooms with balcony and offers many amenities including free WiFi. You can enjoy the magnificent freshwater pools, one of which has slides which will delight the little ones. The various entertainment programs, such as RiuArt and the RiuLand Kids' Club, will keep you busy all day with numerous activities. In the evening, ClubHotel Riu Papayas offers night-time entertainment with shows and live music. The hotel offers multiple culinary options where you can enjoy the unique flavors of Gran Canaria. It has a main restaurant, an Asian restaurant Zhú and Olé, where you can savor the specialties of traditional Spanish cuisine. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free Internet
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Number of rooms
468
Price range
US$ 170 - US$ 324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Riu Papayas Hotel
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Riu Papayas Grand Canary
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Hotel Riu Papayas Playa Del Ingles, Gran Canaria
Location
Spain > Canary Islands > Gran Canaria > Maspalomas > Playa del Ingles
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Luxury
Number of rooms
468
Price range
US$ 170 - US$ 324 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Riu Papayas Hotel
,
Riu Papayas Grand Canary
,
Hotel Riu Papayas Playa Del Ingles, Gran Canaria
Location
Spain > Canary Islands > Gran Canaria > Maspalomas > Playa del Ingles
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Nicola C
9 September 2018|
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Response from John B | Reviewed this property |
We saw a few men going in with mid length shorts , the staff didn’t seem to bother too much about it ,
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Aldermans2013
29 August 2018|
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Response from Mark C | Reviewed this property |
To be honest I’m not sure, I think best idea is to go into Tui (if that’s who you booked with) and ask them to get you answer. Failing that send hotel an email with a couple of links regarding the condition, put your names... More
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Kazz15820
20 August 2018|
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Response from Steph R | Reviewed this property |
I would contact the hotel to be sure - as when entering they always checked our bands on our wrists
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Room Tips
"Room 156 and 161 - quiet location in hotel, but not overlooking the pool, but 1 minute to main facilities."
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"Request a high room if your not afraid of heights"
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"If disabled ask for accessible room, think they have 5"
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"Opt for a room not overlooking the pool if quiet required"
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