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Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde

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09/05/2017 10/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Herts
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Spent 2 weeks here and overall was very impressed. Staff are very accommodating and the rooms are very comfortable and clean. Food is all excellent quality and the drinks are of a good standard with recognised spirit brands which was a nice touch The beach is good and my advice is to spend your days there as the pool.is loud...

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Hotel riu palace Cape Verde Hotel in every aspect 5 star no complaints in any department excellent 2 swimming pools restaurants and bars brilliant staff 5 star always smiling Nothing to much trouble close to Santa Maria 3euros in taxi 30 minutes walk

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3Thank Gun55
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Nice resort. Very friendly staff. Clean room. Only negative points: the food (not enough variation) + the hotel is not situated next to the beach. We missed the beach view. But still nice for a one week holiday in the sun.

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3Thank mliekend
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I'm on my final day of Cape Verde and loved it here! We stayed in the riu palace. The weather has been amazing! I totally underestimated how strong the sun is here and all of the group I was with burnt bad at one stage or another! The entertainment during the day and at night isn't the best but it's...

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6Thank Nats109
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A tipical but good all inclusive resort Pro's: * overall good food and international drinks are available * spacious rooms and comfortable beds * nice hotel grounds and facilities * friendly staff most of the time Con's: * Room cleaning ( 2 towls for 3 persons, glasses of the previuos day are not taken away, etc) * sunbed reservation is...

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3Thank JerryBr
Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The RIU Palace Resort was recommended to us by friends and the Resort staff and services certainly lived up to what we were hoping for. The position of the hotel is good, few minutes walk from the beach. The staff were helpful and friendly. The hotel has a relaxed atmosphere, and plenty of space with a large swimming pool as...

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2Thank Khato1
Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here 14-21 April to celebrate our silver wedding anniversary and was very pleased with this hotel,yes a nearly 6 hour flight is not ideal without a film on the plane but I had 2 on my ipad which is highly recommended to pass the time.Food was very good for a self service,excellent choice and a lot was cooked...

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2Thank Lorennie
North Shields, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Visited this hotel with my wife our adult dsughter and her fiance. We were assigned 2 rooms in block 4, 4141 and 4142 to be exact. Rooms were very good, enough space, plenty of storage and great TV, mini bar and famous in room optics! WiFi OK in room and USB ports to charge your tech. Food was pretty good...

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kilmacolm
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I have just spent 2 weeks in riu cabo verde. What else can i say except wow!!! This really is a holiday of a lifetime. We had a fantastic time. Beautiful hotel and exceptional staff. A special mention to Fernanda in main restaurant and stiven in main bar. Arnie too. Couldnt be better looked after by these people who were...

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Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've recently returned from a two week stay at the Riu Palace and had a lovely break in the sun. Yes it was windy but this is needed as the sun can be very strong. Although we like the beach we didn't spend a lot of time there as the red flag was often flying due to the rough condition...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • 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: $261 - $673 (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:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Spa Hotel in Santa Maria
#3 Luxury Hotel in Santa Maria
#4 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
#4 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
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“Block 5 quiet and nearest the pools”
Lorennie, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Block 4 was near the pool and beach”
SueBabin, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We were in block three and in between the lounge bar which is in the reception area and the swimming pool .”
sylvia7491, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“upstairs away from entrance and exit”
oddjob60, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Blocks 4 and 5 near pool and beach. Other blocks nearer to main restaurant .”
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