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Hotel Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive, Guanacaste - North Pacific Coast

4 stars
Sardinal de Carrillo, Playa Matapalo, El Ocotal, Guanacaste, Costa Rica, ‏‎800-491-6126
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El Ocotal beachfront resort with 5 restaurants, spa

  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast, free WiFi in lobby, and free parking

Main amenities

  • 701 smoke-free guestrooms
  • On the beach
  • Casino
  • 5 restaurants
  • Full-service spa
  • Outdoor pool
  • Nightclub
  • Free children's club
  • Health club
  • Valet parking
  • Business center
  • Air conditioning

What’s around

  • On the beach
  • Penca Beach (9.2 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Flamingo Beach (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Hermosa Bay Beach (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Conchal Beach (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Papagayo Golf and Country Club (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
Excellent4.1 / 5
  • Great hotel with beautiful views on the beach. Perfect for couples or families. A bit far…Mar 13, 2015
  • The hotel itself is gorgeous, the staff was very friendly but if you want great service…Feb 18, 2015
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Hotel Info: ‎866-539-8117‎

from $166
  • Standard Europe
  • Standard Room
  • Double Room Latam
  • Standard Latam
  • Suite Jacuzzi Ocean view
  • Standard Room Ocean View
  • Double Room Europe
  • Superior Room
  • Suite

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 701 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 6 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • 24-hour check-in
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Travelling with others

Children

  • Babysitting/childcare *

  • Free children's club

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • WiFi in rooms *

Transportation

Parking

  • Free self parking

  • Valet parking *

  • Accessible parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • All-inclusive (taxes and gratuities included)
  • Resort fee included

Also known as

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Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

The charges below are included in the total price displayed:

  • Resort fee

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • Children's club (free)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)
Food and drink
  • Free hot/cold buffet breakfast
  • 5 restaurants
  • Swim-up bar
  • Poolside bar
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Children's pool
  • Health club
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Casino
  • Nightclub
  • Swim-up bar
  • Steam room
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Sauna
  • Arcade/game room
  • Billiards or pool table
Working away
  • Business center
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
Services
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Garden
Accessibility
  • Disabled parking
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

In the room

Home comforts
  • Climate control
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Things to enjoy
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features

All inclusive

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).
Gratuities and taxes
Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.
Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 24-hour room service
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)
  • Surcharges for premium or imported non-alcoholic beverages and premium or imported alcoholic beverages

Activities and facilities/equipment
All non-motorized water sports are included.

Water activities
  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing

Land activities
  • Volleyball

Entertainment
  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Access to onsite clubs
  • Onsite live performances
  • Theme parties

Not included
  • Airport transfers
  • Motorized water sports
  • Sailboats
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

Spa

Renova Spa has 8 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

Dining

Liberia - Overlooking the ocean and pool, this buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Furama - This restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine and serves dinner only.

La Toscana - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves dinner only.

Tucan - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only.

Ocotal Steak House - This poolside restaurant serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

Hotel Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive, Guanacaste - North Pacific Coast’s small print

Also known as

  • Costa Rica Guanacaste
  • Riu Guanacaste Costa Rica
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  • Riu Guanacaste Hotel
  • Guanacaste Costa Rica
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  • Riu Costa Rica

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

The charges below are included in the total price displayed:

  • Resort fee

We have included all charges provided to us by this hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Hotel Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive, Guanacaste - North Pacific Coast

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