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Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive

Star Rating
4.5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.3 / 5Excellent
1,081 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Diamante Eco Adventure Park
    1 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Haras del Mar Equestrian Center
    8 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Ocotal Beach
    38 min drive
  • Airport
    Liberia (LIR-Daniel Oduber Intl.)
    49 min drive

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1-844-709-7928
  • Junior Suite Garden View USA

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds OR 1 King Bed
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  • Junior Suite Courtyard View USA

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds OR 1 King Bed
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  • Junior Suite Ocean View USA

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds OR 1 King Bed
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  • Suite Jacuzzi Ocean View USA

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

El Ocotal

Located in El Ocotal, Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive is on the beach. Flamingo Beach and Coco Beach reflect the area's natural beauty and area attractions include Diamante Eco Adventure Park and Haras del Mar Equestrian Center. Our guests appreciate the property's location for the nightlife and sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Diamante Eco Adventure Park - 1 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Haras del Mar Equestrian Center - 8 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Pura Vida Ride - 28 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Coco Beach - 33 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Ocotal Beach - 38 min drive

Getting around

  • Liberia (LIR-Daniel Oduber Intl.) - 49 min drive

About this property

Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive

Upscale property on the beach, with 4 outdoor swimming pools
Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the property's 4 restaurants. All 538 rooms provide conveniences like living rooms and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include balconies, 24-hour room service, and minibars.
Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive offers 538 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive is an all-inclusive property. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.
Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive features a full-service spa, a complimentary water park, and 4 outdoor swimming pools. Dining is available at one of the property's 4 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. The property also has a grocery/convenience store. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the property's bars, which include a swim-up bar and a bar/lounge. A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.
Business-related amenities at this 4.5-star property consist of limo/town car service and a meeting room. This Art Deco property also offers a children's pool, a nightclub, and a 24-hour fitness center. Onsite self parking is complimentary.
Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica - All Inclusive has designated areas for smoking.
4 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a complimentary water park, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the property's full-service spa, Renova Spa. Services include facials and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a spa tub and a steam room.
Guests under 17 years old are not allowed in the spa.

All inclusive details

This property is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).
Food and beverages
All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
Room service during certain hours (limited menu)
In-room minibar (all beverages included)
In-room liquor dispensers
Water activities
Kayaking
Rowing/canoeing
Surfing/boogie boarding

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - 11 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Property payment types

Mastercard
Visa

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Property is also known as

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Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily 7 AM–10:30 AM
  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 4 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 swim-up bar, 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • 4 outdoor pools
  • Beach volleyball
  • Children's pool
  • Free water park access
  • Full-service spa
  • Kayaking
  • Nightclub
  • Playground
  • Sauna
  • Snorkeling
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Windsurfing

Family friendly

  • 4 outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free rollaway/extra beds
  • Free supervised childcare/activities
  • Free water park access
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Playground
  • Separate living room
  • Waterslide

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Banquet hall
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Grocery/convenience store

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free grocery shopping service
  • Hair salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room

Outdoors

  • Beach loungers
  • Beachfront location
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Body scrubs
  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free rollaway beds
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Separate living room
  • Turndown service

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Scuba diving
4.3

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4.4
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.2
Amenities
4.4
Property condition

4/5 Good

    Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2019

    1/5

    • Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    awful service ,quality of food not of usual Riu standards ,rude staff!! i have been in many Riu resorts in Aruba but this one was terrible ,waste of money and my vacay time

    Stayed 5 nights in Sep 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities

    Stayed 6 nights in Aug 2019

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, amenities

    The room had a horrible moldy smell. Otherwise, we had no complaints

    Stayed 7 nights in Aug 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

    Stayed 7 nights in Aug 2019

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