Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica is located in Guanacaste, Costa Rica on the edge of the beach of Matapalo. This new hotel is fully prepared to provide the best service to its customers, featuring four swimming pools (one with a wet bar), jacuzzi, gym, sauna and a wellness center "Renova Spa" with different treatments and massages. Everything you need for maximum comfort during your stay.
The quality of the cuisine offered at the different restaurants of the hotel is exceptional thanks to the chefs, who prepare a variety of dishes, from the classic to the most exotic. You'll want to to try each of our menus and thanks to the all-inclusive service, you will be able to enjoy the buffet restaurant or the four different theme restaurants of the hotel.
If your stay is for work purposes, then the Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica will be ideal for you. It has five conference rooms, modern and fully equipped so you can conduct meetings or events in a professional and simple way, as well as various services that you will be able to request.
Being on a privileged environment, the hotel offers a variety of activities on the beautiful beaches such as diving or fishing in the Pacific waters, ecotourism in the volcanic areas, and during the day several programs of entertainment for all ages, whether in family or friends. The hotel has a gym, table tennis, volleyball, tennis court, windsurf, sailing, snorkeling equipment, kayaks and other water activities.
Please Note: At least one person 21 years or older must be in every room during March and April. The remainder of the year at least one person 18 years or older must be in every room. No student groups or Spring Breakers under 21 are allowed in March and April.
538 Rooms, Beach (On-site), 4 Swimming Pools, Jacuzzi, Children's Swimming Pool, Spa*, Steam Bath, Tennis, Fitness Center, 5 Restaurants, 5 Bars, Swimup Bar, Ice Cream Parlor/Patisserie, Casino, Shops*, Windsurfing, Pedaloes, Snorkeling, Kayaking, 1 Introductory Scuba Lesson (In Pool), Beach Volleyball, Billiards, Kids' Club, Playground, Daily Activities, Entertainment, Internet* (Complimentary WiFi in Lobby & Rooms) Business Center*, Meeting/Event Facilities.
* denotes activities/services available for an additional cost. Amenities and inclusions are subject to change at any time.
Room Categories and Descriptions
Room amenities include air-conditioning, ceiling fan, turndown service, bathroom with hydromassage bathtub and shower, makeup mirror, hairdyrer, WiFi, telephone, minibar, liquor dispenser, tea/coffee maker, satellite television, alarm clock radio, safety deposit box, iron/ironing board and balcony/terrace.
Requests for a specific bedding arrangement or room location are fulfilled by the hotel based on availability.
Child Policy: Children's age break is 12 years old.
Junior Suite Garden View - Two double beds or one king size bed. Features integrated lounge area with sofa or sofa bed. View: Garden. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child or 3 adults and 1 child.
Junior Suite Courtyard View - Two double beds or one king size bed. Features integrated lounge area with sofa or sofa bed. View: Courtyard. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child or 3 adults and 1 child.
Junior Suite Ocean View - Two double beds or one king size bed. Features integrated lounge area with sofa or sofa bed. View: Ocean. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child or 3 adults and 1 child.
Jacuzzi Suite Ocean View - One king bed. Features integrated lounge area with sofa or sofa bed. Jacuzzi on the balcony or terrace. View: Ocean. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child or 3 adults and 1 child. 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.
Two Bedroom Family Suite - One king bed in the master bedroom, two double beds in the second bedroom. Maximum Occupancy: 4 adults or 2 adults and 3 children or 3 adults and 2 children (minimum 2 children).
Restaurants and Bars
Arenal - Main restaurant with terrace. Features buffets and on the spot cooking stations for dinner.
Krystal - Fusion restaurant. Reservations required.
Tokio - Japanese restaurant. Reservations required.
L'Anfora - Italian restaurant. Reservations required.
Papagayo - Poolside restaurant/grill and steakhouse. Reservations required.
Daiquiri - Lobby bar.
Capuchino - Patisserie & ice cream parlor.
Stars - Lounge bar with terrace.
Melody - Plaza bar.
Lounge - Open 24 hours.
Coconut - Poolbar with swim-up bar.
24-hour room service is available.
Weddings and Honeymoons
Riu's Free Wedding Package includes:
-Wedding Planner to assist you in your special day
-Decoration set up for the ceremony location
-Matching boutonniere for the groom
-CD or recorded music during the ceremony
-Semi private dinner for the couple and wedding guests at one of our specialty restaurants
-Wedding cake for the couple and 10 wedding guests or less
-Sparkling wine for the couple and 10 wedding guests or less (during the main toast only)
-10 percent discount on spa services for the bride and groom
-Minister or judge fees and documentation are an additional fee.
-In order to have a wedding at RIU Hotels & Resorts, the couple and 80 percent of the total amount of wedding guests must stay at the hotel where the wedding will be performed; otherwise it will be canceled. Guests staying in other hotels must purchase a day pass.
-In order to qualify for the free wedding package, the couple must book 5 rooms or more at this hotel.
-Prices are subject to change without prior notice. Restrictions may apply.
|Resort Rating Key|
|Exceptional (Premier property with finest services,
amenities and exquisite surroundings)
|Deluxe (Prime location with outstanding service, elegant accommodations and a wide array of amenities)|
|Good (Tastefully furnished accommodations with
assortment of amenities and services)
|Moderate (Comfortable accommodations with limited
amenities and services)
|Fair (Clean, basic, budget property)|
|Very limited appeal|