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    Hotel Riu Guanacaste

    Riu Guanacaste Boulevard | Carrillo - Guanacaste, Playa Matapalo 50503, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent38%
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    • Average17%
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    Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    This hotel is great if you are willing to embrace costa rica there is so much to do and see if you just want a beach holiday dont come here but if you want adventure wonderful scenery good wildlife and lovely people you cant beat...More

    3  Thank dariandoreen
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Draped in Spanish colonial style architecture and furnishings, the Riu Guanacaste offers a warm and opening feel on arrival. Check-in, in my case was straight forward and quick. The complex itself is big so a good note of direction to your room is needed to...More

    1  Thank Lauren K
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Our group of 8, 4 couples all related stay here September 11th to September 18th, 2017. We had a fabulous time! Rooms were spotless and cleaned daily. The grounds were always kept clean. The staff were courteous and helpful and very pleasant at all times....More

    1  Thank Rose T
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Check in was fast and very efficient. First impression of the Hotel was very good. Everywhere is clean, reception room, and the grounds and surrounding areas lush and very green. It was raining on arrival but we have had this in many places we have...More

    2  Thank nostromo52
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    I just returned from Riu Guanacaste after spending a weeklong honeymoon there and it was simply wonderful. Our room was nice, clean, and spacious with a view of the ocean, forest, and palace. The housekeeping staff did a great job and left some nice unexpected...More

    3  Thank Amanda W
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 191 - US$ 483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 701
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    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Matapalo
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    Sue R
    22 September 2017|
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    Response from dariandoreen | Reviewed this property |
    We have just got back from two weeks we had rain most days but not till around 5 or 6pm the rest of the day was sunny but I have heard that October can be quite rainy it should not effect you getting out on trips as... More
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    21 September 2017|
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    Response from dariandoreen | Reviewed this property |
    You can only smoke in the designated smoking areas not on your balcony there are three smoking areas but only out side reception has a cover so in e heavy rain you will get wet
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    21 September 2017|
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    Response from Vicky W | Reviewed this property |
    Hi We were there until 13th Sept, it rained quite heavily most days but not until mid afternoon, from sunrise until then it was really sunny and it was very hot by about 8 in the morning. We took bug spray as it is very... More
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    "our room faced the zip lines and lush green forest. Good for us."
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    "2 Stars Food on Riu Guanacaste"
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    "Our room was on the 4th floor for great oceanview"
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    "We paid $185 extra to get a ocean view Room 5103 was very nice and as expected"
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