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Hotel Riu Playa Blanca

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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“sports bar”(115 reviews)
“kids pool”(66 reviews)
“palm trees”(70 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Beachfront
Pool
Restaurant
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3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent the first week of April here. The hotel, service, food and entertainment was great! The weather was incredible every day! We took a day excursion to Panama City & Panama Canal enjoyed the scenery and the history! This was the perfect vacation destination...More

3  Thank eckerr88
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Hello fellow travellers, my husband and I travelled to RIU Playa Blanca Dec 8-15, 2017. It was our first trip to Panama. The transfer from the airport to the hotel is all of -7-8 minutes. Check in was sooth. Luggage was off loaded from the...More

14  Thank Bozena S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are some good things I could say of my stay: 1. The food is quite good on the weekends and there are options for Vegans. 2. The facilities are in better condition than most of the All Inclusive in the area. 3. They provide...More

5  Thank trendytraveller2015
Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Playa BlancaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear trendytraveller2015, Thank you very much for your detailed review. We appreciate you taking your time and expressing your opinion as it is of great value to us. Thank you for highlighting our food, facilities & shows, and also that you received special attention on...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you come to Panama, it is to visit because side beach, you will be very disappointed ( black sand), water disturb in the Pacific Ocean in comparaison with the Caribbean. Rooms are spacious but bed mattress and pillow are very firm. 4 swimming pools...More

1  Thank cds01440
Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Playa BlancaResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Cds01440 Thank you for taking time to give us your feedback regarding your recent stay at Riu Playa Blanca. We are pleased that your overall experience with our hotel was positive. We offer a great number of hotels in different destinations all over the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 7 that travelled to Riu Playa Blanca in Panama July 5 to 12. If you travel with Sunwing, the hotel is a short ride about 10 minutes as you arrive at the Scarlett Martinez Airport in Rio Hato or else...More

3  Thank Felix M
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Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Pool
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$150 - US$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$150 - US$251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (2853)
Pool & Beach (518)
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Dining (217)
Family and Play Areas (53)
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beachandsun911
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Response from cds01440 | Reviewed this property |
2 hours transfer from Tocumen International Airport
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aj3824
30 July 2018|
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Response from afirefly70 | Reviewed this property |
We went through a driver recommended here on Trip Advisor named Camilo Bermudez. He agreed to charge us $18 one way per person to transport from the city out to the Riu Playa Blanca. I think he normally charges more, but he... More
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Room Tips
"Beachside views are excellent, though the noise of night time shows is a bit much, but is over by 11."
jasoncQ8350BT
2 million years ago
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"All rooms have lovely views"
vanessali0
2 million years ago
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"Any suite room should be fine facing ocean and pool ours was 5075. My friends stayed in standard room and..."
173stans
2 million years ago
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"Pay the extra for oceanfront."
573daven
2 million years ago
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