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    Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica

    Playa Matapalo | Sardinal Carrillo - Guanacaste, Sardinal, Costa Rica
    011 61 1800 669 201
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    We stayed for 2 weeks all inclusive & really enjoyed it. It is a really nice hotel in beautiful well kept grounds. The room was enormous and very well equipped and kept very clean. A choice of 4 pools with bar staff coming round at...More

    1  Thank AlisonTew
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    Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

    We had two really enjoyable weeks at the Riu Palace, this is our 6th time at a Riu and 4th at palaces. We can not understand the people who give this place a 1 or 2 star rating, I am not saying it’s perfect but...More

    10  Thank Tezzewezza
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    For the first time visiting Costa Rica - this was a great introduction to Costa Rica and the Riu Palace is nicely located to take advantage of the many attractions.The Guanacaste province has one of the most beautiful beach areas in the world. The ocean...More

    1  Thank peter d
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Excellent trip and would return Daily temperature of 30C, only 1 hour of rain one day 1 mile Zip line, 10 minutes from hotel, really amazing We saw Howler monkeys in the trees and hand fed White face monkeys Amazing lush vegetation and very amazing...More

    1  Thank John S
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We returned to the Riu palace after 2 years!! The resort is beautiful! The staff is so polite and helpful every step of the way! We liked the changes of no reservations for the specialty restaurants. The food is so delicious in all of the...More

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    Nick G
    15 December 2017|
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    Response from suendan | Reviewed this property |
    We have not, but it seems that they do cater to different holidays, so Im sure they do something. They are really good at responding to emails and enquiries, so if you ask they will tell you for sure. Enjoy the holidays... More
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    There are trips to Arenal Volcano. There are a lot of options as to where to purchase. There are sellers of tours on the beach, and at the hotel through the tour guides of various airlines who are located in the mornings to... More
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    "High floor for a view. Jungle view rooms would be quieter."
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    "3rd floor - 5th floor for view"
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    "This box is redundant for people who book thru tour operators, you maybe can choose a floor but unless you..."
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