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    ClubHotel Riu Funana

    Cabocan Lote A2, A3 | Isla de Sal, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 4111, Cape Verde
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$298
          US$229
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          Overview
          • Excellent42%
          • Very good39%
          • Average16%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          “riu funana” (38 reviews)
          “pool area” (25 reviews)
          “palace hotel” (7 reviews)
          Public Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
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          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
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          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
          Babysitting
          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 257 reviews

          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          We arrived in Sal on June 11th for two weeks after an hour flight delay we landed and had a quick transfer and check in at hotel you are given a map and find your own way to the room and luggage arrived about an...More

          Thank Helen Kay I
          Reviewed 3 days ago

          One of many mine and my families favourite holidays. Short transfer to a stunning hotel, hotel is large and quite luxurious with lots to see. Rooms are large and great for families, pool is large and split in two with a pool bar and entertainment...More

          3  Thank vsandison
          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          We visited the Funana in May 2017 and stayed for 2 weeks. Sadly the first impression was poor, we had completed our visa with thomson, no confirmation is given and we had to pay on entry. Still have not received money back. However, moving onto...More

          Thank Beach3313
          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          Fantastic! The staff was amazing... they were all very kind... with good humor they made our days all the holidays. From the reception to the animation group. Very good food... nothing to complaint! Beach just in the front. Good swimming pool. Loved Cabo Verde! And...More

          Thank Sheniz C
          Reviewed 4 days ago

          just returned from a week at the Funana, unfortunately it was during the hottest week in the U.K. the hotel is sold by Thomson as a 5t but i think a 4 would be more suited. firstly i would like to commend all the staff...More

          1  Thank stevegreenman
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          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Babysitting
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$184 - US$372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #2 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
          • #2 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
          • #4 Top resorts Hotel in Santa Maria
          • #5 Luxury Hotel in Santa Maria
          • #5 Spa Hotel in Santa Maria
          • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Maria
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          • Number of rooms
          • 572
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          • Location
          • Cape Verde >
          • Ilha do Sal >
          • Santa Maria
          • Also Known As
          • Riu Garopa Santa Maria ,
          • ClubHotel Riu Funana Cape Verde/Ilha Do Sal - Santa Maria
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          louise100portsmouth
          Do anyone know if we need to have injections to go to cape verde please.x
          27 June 2017|
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          Response from Tracy W | Reviewed this property |
          We were told we did not require any vaccines for this area of Cape Verde.
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          louise100portsmouth
          We are xoming to cape verde do anyone know if we need to have injections please.xx
          27 June 2017|
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          Response from canveyboy | Reviewed this property |
          We have been 3 times without any vaccinations, it`s part of Africa by the way
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          Alex W
          Can you take inflatables into the pool? (Such as lilos and rubber rings etc.) Thanks.
          24 June 2017|
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          Response from sophiierose |
          Yes you can :)
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          "rooms closer to the reception will be easier to find after a few Mojitos."
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          "block 8 is good"
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          "Block 7 close to reception, dining rooms,bars ,entertainment , and a short walk to the pool area."
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          "we were on the outskirts of the resort, block 9, very peaceful."
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