Hotel Riu Guanacaste is a tremendous five-star resort overlooking Costa Rica's stunning Mata Paolo Beach. The beachside location gives guests easy access to the water, where they can partake in thrilling activities such as snorkeling, windsurfing, and kayaking. Of course, you can also take a dip at one of three swimming pools, or ride the slides at the resort's exclusive water park! If you prefer to be pampered, book a massage or unwind at the spa’s sauna and whirlpool bath. There are over 700 rooms at Hotel Riu Guanacaste, all of which contain a private balcony and an assortment of enticing amenities. You can even get a hot tub on your private terrace by booking a Jacuzzi Suite! With ample activities, dining, and entertainment options, Hotel Riu Guanacaste has everything you can possibly desire from your getaway.
Relax without worrying about incurring too many additional expenses at this all-inclusive resort. All meals, snacks, and beverages (local alcoholic and non-alcoholic) are complimentary, and guests will also enjoy a regularly refilled mini-bar and liquor dispenser in their room! Hotel Riu Guanacaste's All-Inclusive promise also provides access to free Wi-Fi, a gym, tennis and beach volleyball courts, water sports, and multiple swimming pools. Plus, you can kick back and enjoy live music and shows that run each night. Guests will also receive free entry to the Pacha nightclub.
Stay cool by going to the water park at Hotel Riu Guanacaste! Splash Water World features five adventurous slides, including two enclosed tubes and a four-lane Aquaracer slide. Admission to Splash Water World, open six days per week, is free. Guests must be at least 3’9” tall to enter, and the recommended minimum age is 12 years old. Children under 12 can instead enjoy a playground and a kids’ pool with smaller water slides.
Enjoy delicious food during your stay at Hotel Riu Guanacaste . The main restaurant caters to all palettes with buffets and live cooking stations serving a variety of cuisine all day long. There’s also an Asian buffet and poolside restaurant with a terrace. If seeking a more refined experience, consider having a sit-down Italian or gourmet dinner. There are also five bars at Hotel Riu Guanacaste, each offering a different laid-back experience. Grab a snack and play some billiards at the 24-hour Sports Bar, dance the night away at the Pura Vida lounge bar, or sip a cocktail at the swim-up bar without leaving the pool! With so many options, you'll never go hungry or thirsty at Hotel Riu Guanacaste.
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Hotel Riu Guanacaste is located at Playa Matapalo, Sardinal, Carrillo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica . Check out the map below. You can zoom in, zoom out, and view the surrounding area:
Hotel Riu Guanacaste features five excellent restaurants. Along with a buffet offering a variety of options, guests can also enjoy a poolside grill or book a reservation for a specialty Asian, Italian, or gourmet dinner. Opening and meal times are subject to change, and appropriate attire is required for dinner. Select one for more details:
There's a wonderful variety of activities to enjoy at Hotel Riu Guanacaste. Select one for more details: