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    Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica

    Playa Matapalo | Sardinal Carrillo - Guanacaste, Sardinal, Costa Rica
    011 44 870 099 0935
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    • Excellent56%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    Stayed in January, when we first arrived the welcome by the front of house staff was truly wonderful. The hotel is large, very clean and modern. The swimming pools were always clean and being cleaned throughout the day by the staff. We had meals in...More

    4  Thank ralphm754
    Reviewed 29 April 2017

    My sister and I stayed at the Riu Palace in Guancaste for 5 nights. The property was pristine, as you would expect from a Riu resort. The food was very good. For dinner the smaller restaurants (Japanese, Italian and French) were superior to the larger...More

    3  Thank staceyborowicz2016
    Reviewed 28 April 2017

    Prior to travelling, I contacted customer service and was immediately responded to by Karolina Solis. She was more than happy to help me plan some special birthday surprises including room decorations, a cake, and some champagne. When we arrived, the room was beautifully decorated exactly...More

    2  Thank Stacey S
    Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I have just returned from a weeks holiday at the Riu Palace and I really don't think I can put into words how fabulous this place is! Costa Rica was never on our holiday radar, I'm so pleased we 'accidentally' came across...More

    20  Thank candywhite1982
    Reviewed 28 April 2017

    This all-inclusive was very large and had everything you are looking for in an all-inclusive. It was big enough that you did not feel crowded anywhere. The rooms were nice, average. The grounds are nice. The pools are quite large. The food was very good...More

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    • US$255 - US$534 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    HK44
    14 October 2017|
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    Response from byram1014 | Reviewed this property |
    I’ve not been to dreams but what i can say is that the RIU palace is an amazing hotel!
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    HK44
    14 October 2017|
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    Response from SteveNick67 | Reviewed this property |
    I’m sorry. I can’t answer your question with complete certainty. I did see sail boats that I’m sure you could rent. There are people all over the beach offering things from jet skis, to massages to scuba and snuba trips... More
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    12 October 2017|
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    Response from Tinlizy |
    We arrived the Tuesday before the storm, continuous rain for 48 hours, no electricity or Internet. The road to the hotel was impassable for a couple of days. We were well looked after by the staff who live in the hotel... More
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    "Higher floors have better views as the palm trees hinder the view the lower the floor you are on."
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    "Rooms on the left hand side of hotel are quieter as the entertainment stage is on the right hand side and can..."
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    "We had room number 3087. Great views.not far from everything and quite x there are lifts in the hotel x"
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    "Mountain view is quiet and peaceful. Oceanview will also give you a resort view as the resort is further back..."
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