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Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica

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Playa Matapalo Sardinal Carrillo - Guanacaste, Sardinal Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I am on day 5 of a great holiday. The hotel is absolutely fine and the staff are very kind and attentive. The food is fine and the choice is vast. It's our fist time in a RIU resort and we usually go to Mexico,...More

2  Thank Gill H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was an oasis after our forgettable seven days experience at the Riu Guanacaste the previous week. Perhaps the room was not as good at the suite at Guanacaste but we pay less and all the rest of the attentions we received over compensate...More

4  Thank Javier L
Reviewed 2 days ago

I just recently returned from this hotel. It is so beautiful. The service and friendliness of the staff is wonderful. it appears that everyone speaks and understand english and if you want to speak spanish they are willing to let you practice on them. The...More

2  Thank ToniG809a
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My first time visiting the RIU Palace. The front reception staff were very nice and helpful. I tried all the al a carte restaurants. The meals are presented well & tasted good. The resort has a more modern look to its decor than most of...More

2  Thank johnson863
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have just returned from two weeks of total bliss staying at the Riu Palace. On arrival we were greeted in a very warm welcoming manner by the reception staff. And even though check-in shouldn't have been until 3pm, we were given access to our...More

5  Thank a1mark2b
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Casino and Gambling
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$205 - US$555 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Keilee A
18 August 2018|
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Response from _StainlessSteel_02 | Reviewed this property |
I recommend changing your USD at airport. It's a legitimate currency exchange and if you change more than 800 USD and don't spend it all, save your receipt, and when you return to airport, you can change colonnes back to USD... More
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WolfieB1
17 August 2018|
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Response from carlossI3829IO | Reviewed this property |
No, jelly fish is not a problem in that area
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WolfieB1
17 August 2018|
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Response from Becky H | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t book either of our excursions on the beach, we used the vendors in the hotel. They took credit cards and US dollars are accepted every where.
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"just tell them what you want"
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"Choose a jungle view room if you wish to hear the monkeys!"
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"Our room was 2114. We got to see a little of the mountains, great views of Riu Palace, some part of the..."
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"Try for 4th floor or higher. Better views of the Ocean. Have to get to Speciality Restaurants by 6:15-6:30 at..."
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