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    Hotel Riu Guanacaste

    Riu Guanacaste Boulevard | Carrillo - Guanacaste, Playa Matapalo 50503, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
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    • Average17%
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Just returned from our two week holiday and we had a wonderful time. Dreamliner was OK, movies not as good as I had hoped and an issue with gum on the floor... But this is not for this review.. Please note, at the airport, there...More

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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    The walls are very thin, you can hear everything in the halls, in your neighbor's room and outside. It is 6:00am and they have decided to fire up the chainsaws outside! The sound really carries. Every night's entertainment sounds like it is happening in the...More

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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Just returned from a two week holiday booked through Thomson. I read a lot of reviews on TripAdvisor before we travelled out and had low expectations of the hotel. I shouldn't have believed what I read. The hotel is huge, with another huge hotel next...More

    1  Thank KateGreenwood
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My first impression was good till I walked to the beach August 10 2017. It stinked wit black dirty puffer fish floating in the water dead and washed up on the beach. It smelled so bad. Let instantly. Had to wait till the exact time...More

    3  Thank Judy b B
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We had an amazing time while we were in the Riu Hotel. The staff: Alejandro, Daniela were amazing. (Reception) The chef and everyone else made us feel welcome. I only eat vegan food and every day the service from breakfast, lunch and diner was spectacular....More

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    Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • 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
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Casino and Gambling
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$163 - US$488 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 701
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Playa Matapalo
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    dgrimshaw254
    17 August 2017|
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    Response from Doreen P | Reviewed this property |
    Yes but better if you bring your own toiletries. We went during raining season it does this for about an hour in the afternoon. Yes do bring g your own bug spray we forgot it cost us just about $20 for a small can
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    16 August 2017|
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    Response from Melissa S | Reviewed this property |
    We always used US currency it's mainly what they use
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    "upgraded when I got there for an additional 50 a night - received enormous 2 bedroom suite."
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