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RIU Guanacaste

Description

This sprawling all-inclusive resort overlooking Matapalo Beach is 6 km from The Congo Trail Canopy Tour and 20 km from attractions at Playas del Coco.

Airy rooms have Wi-Fi (fee), flat-screen TVs, minibars and liquor dispensers, along with balconies or terraces. Upgrades add sofabeds, and suites have whirlpool tubs and living rooms.

All meals and drinks are free at 5 restaurants (1 serving Italian cuisine) and vibrant bars. Additional amenities include an outdoor pool with a sun terrace, plus a hot tub, a gym, and a spa with treatments and a steam room. Water sports, activities, a kids’ club and nightly entertainment are also offered.

Sleep

Two Bedroom Family Suite

If you decide to stay in a Family Suite at the Hotel Riu Guanacaste, you’ll have the best amenities for an unforgettable family holiday. These 76-m2 rooms have two bedrooms, one with two small double beds (125×200 cm) and the other with one king-size bed (200×200 cm), satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, and a balcony or terrace.

Double Standard

The Double Standard rooms at the Hotel Riu Guanacaste are equipped with the best amenities for you to enjoy an unforgettable escape. These 33-m2 rooms have two small double beds (125×200 cm) or one king-size bed (200×200 cm), satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, and a balcony or terrace.

Family Room

The Hotel Riu Guanacaste offers Family Rooms for enjoying an authentic family escape. These 38-m2 rooms have one small double beds (125×200 cm), one king-size bed (200×200 cm), satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, and a balcony or terrace.

Double Superior

The Superior Double rooms at the Hotel Riu Guanacaste have the best amenities to guarantee you maximum comfort. These 33-m2 rooms have two small double beds (125×200 cm) or one king-size bed (200×200 cm), satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, and a balcony or terrace.

Double Room with Sea View

The Sea View Double rooms at the Hotel Riu Guanacaste offer countless amenities for you to relax to the utmost during your holiday. In these 33-m2 rooms, you’ll have two small double beds (125×200 cm) or one king-size bed (200×200 cm), satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, and a balcony or terrace with incredible views of the sea.

Senior Suite

These 66-m2 rooms are specially designed for enjoying an authentic holiday in Costa Rica. The Senior Suites at the Hotel Riu Guanacaste have one king-size bed (200×200 cm), a sofa in the lounge area, a dressing room, a hydromassage bathtub, satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, and a balcony or terrace.

Suite Jacuzzi with Sea View

If you want to enjoy an escape with the best services and amenities, the Sea View Jacuzzi Suites at the Hotel Riu Guanacaste are the perfect option. In these 66-m2 rooms, you’ll find one king-size bed (200×200 cm), a sofa in the lounge area, a dressing room, a hydromassage bathtub, satellite TV, air conditioning, and a minibar and beverage dispenser. Plus, on your terrace with its jacuzzi, you’ll be able to relax and enjoy incredible views of the sea.

Stuff To Do

  • Tour Assistance
  • Car Rental Available
  • Banquet Facilities
  • Beach
  • Casino ($)
  • Babysitting/Child Care ($)
  • Children’s Activities
  • Children’s Pool
  • Conference Facilities ($)
  • Cribs Available on Request
  • Currency Exchange
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Fitness/Exercise Room
  • Gift Shop
  • Golf Course ($)
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kayaks
  • Kids Club
  • Laundry Services ($)
  • Lounge Chairs/Umbrellas
  • Nightly Entertainment
  • Swim-Up Bar(s)
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Windsurfing
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • 24 Hour All-Inclusive
  • Poolside Bar
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Nightclub/Disco
  • Billiards
  • Scuba Lessons
  • Horseback Riding ($)
  • 4 Restaurants
  • 5 Bars/Lounges
  • Porter/Bellhop
  • Nightclub
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Elevators
  • Honeymoon Packages ($)
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Sports Bar
  • Swimming Pool
  • Connecting Rooms Available

 

All Inclusive

Dining

Here you can get a great combo of taste bud-slaying cuisine. Chow down at the plentiful (and varied) buffet where you can enjoy tasty breakfasts/lunch/dinner along with “live” cooking stations. You’ll find those favs from home (think pizza, hamburgers and pastas), plus a la carte specialties like made-to-order steaks and Italian cuisines that will make your mouth water.

Bars/Nightlife

Bars run plenty – you’ll find one at every turn. And, the friendly bartenders are more than ready to craft you whatever your heart desires. Even better – it’s unlimited 24-hours a day. Drink up.

Beaches and pools

Three refreshingly bright blue pools dot the lush landscapes at this palatial retreat, and those tan colored sands along Costa Rica’s Mata Palo Beach offer plenty of sunny seaside relaxation. Grab a lounger, a cocktail and dive in.

Internet

Internet is available throughout the resort, with the following condiditons:
Limited to two devices per room.
Available the basic services that anyone uses in their day to day, and blocked those that are of more specific use and that can be acquired with a ticket of payment.

Eat & Drink

La Toscana

Type: Italian
Hours: Daily, 3 seatings at 6:30pm, 7:30pm and 8:30pm
Description: Main course with table service, buffet for starters and dessert.
Dress code: Long trousers and shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.

Furama

Type: Asian
Hours: Daily, 3 seatings at 6:30pm, 7:30pm and 8:30pm
Description: Buffet.
Dress code: Long trousers and shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.

Ocotal

Type: Steakhouse
Hours: Daily, 3 seatings at 6:30pm, 7:30pm and 8:30pm
Description: Poolside restaurant, a la carte menu.
Dress code: Long trousers and shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.

Liberia

Type: International
Hours: Breakfast – daily, 7am-10am; Lunch – daily, 12:30pm-3:30pm; Dinner – daily, 6:30pm-9:30pm
Description: International buffets and cooking stations.
Dress code: Shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.

Tucan

Type: Gourmet
Hours: Daily, 3 seatings at 6:30pm, 7:30pm and 8:30pm
Description: Serving gourmet cuisines.
Dress code: Long trousers and shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.

Bars/Nightlife

Filadelfia
Lobby bar with terrace. Daily, 10am-11pm.

Pura Vida
Lounge bar with terrace. Daily, 7pm-midnight.

Santa Cruz
Poolside, swim-up bar. Daily, 10am-6:30pm.

La Plaza
Intimate outdoor bar. Daily, 6pm-midnight.

Sports Bar
Open 24 hours.

Casino Las Olas
Daily, 6pm-2am.

Pacha Nightclub
Daily, 11pm-3am.

Get Busy & Entertainment

Sports and Activities

Water:

  • Windsurfing
  • Pedaloes
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba lesson in the pool

Sports:

  • Table tennis
  • Fitness center
  • Beach volleyball
  • Tennis

For an additional charge:

  • Billiards
  • Horseback riding

Golf:
Enjoy a round of golf at Papagayo Golf & Country Club or Hacienda Pinilla Country Club.

Nearby Excursions & Attractions

•Beach
•Eco-Adventure Tour(s)
•Fishing
•Golf Course(s)
•Nature Park(s)
•Scuba Diving

Indulge

Spa Services

Renova Spa is a full-service spa.

  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Salon services

Weddings & Groups

Weddings
RIU Hotels & Resorts offer the perfect setting to tie the knot. Choose from  a Civil / Symbolic Ceremony or Vows Renewal with a variety of stunning wedding packages: Free*, Classic, Royal, Caprice & Indulgence. For more information please contact  [email protected]
*Free package available at select hotels.
*Indulgence package available exclusively at our Riu Palace hotels.

Honeymoon

Because your dreams can become reality, come and enjoy your very special honeymoon.  Love and warmth next to the sea. The resort offers a variety of honeymoon services, certificate of marriage is required.

Groups
No matter if you are planning a destination wedding, family reunion, girls or guys getaway or anything else, if you have a group of 10 or more people, leave that work to our experts as we find the perfect destination and resort that fits all of your needs.

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