February 18, 2020

HOTEL PORTFOLIORIU Hotels & ResortsRiu Guanacste

Riu Guanacaste Resort
All-Inclusive Hotel 
Costa Rica

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New and Exciting . . . Riu Guanacaste Resort.  Riu is proud to bring its first resort to beautiful Matapalo Beach in Guanacaste. Guests at the Riu Guanacaste will bask in both luxury and comfort while taking in the beautiful natural landscapes and romantic beaches.

Riu Guanacaste Costa Rica features four restaurants including an international buffet and a Grill Steakhouse. There is an unlimited domestic and a selection of imported alcoholic beverages at the five bars. Each room also features its very own liquor dispenser. Kids at the Riu Guanacaste will be entertained as well; there is a playground and a mini-club.


Rooms have two double beds or one king bed, bathroom with hair dryer and amenities kit, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, laptop size in-room safe, iron, ironing board, radio alarm clock, satellite TV and balcony or terrace. Two-bedroom family rooms sleeping five are available. 701 air-conditioned rooms and suites.


Riu guests will experience flavors from around the world, all under one roof.  Whether you choose one of the many gourmet á la carte dining options or savor the vast selections featured at the International Buffets, guests will enjoy exquisite dining prepared by world renowned chefs. 


There is hardly anything that is more relaxing or delightful than enjoying a tropical drink, alcoholic or non-alcoholic drink, at the pool or overloooking the ocean or while experiencing exciting nightlife.  And, remember, those drinks are all part of the All-inclusive the Riu Way

Riu Guanacaste Resort

  • 24-hour all-inclusive

  • All-meals, drinks, snacks

  • Four restaurants (five meal options: international buffet, Asian, Italian, Grill Steakhouse, snacks, dress code applies)

  • Five bars (includes on one pool and swim-sup bar and one sports bar)

  • Shows and live music at night

  • Casino

  • Disco

  • Swimming pool with Jacuzzi, children’s pool

  • Golf discounts available

  • Two lit tennis courts

  • Non-motorized water sports: sailing, sailing, snorkeling, windsurfing, and kayaks

  • Daily activities program for adults

  • Fitness center

  • Spa (fee) beauty salon (fee)

  • Children

  • Children’s playground

  • Complimentary wireless internet in lobby

  • Mini-club (ages 4-12)

Spa . . Your Chance to Be Pampered

A vacation is the perfect time for relaxation and renewal; a time to pamper yourself in preparation for a return to the daily grind back home.  All Riu spas have been created to restore energy, smooth the skin, and relax the mind and body.  Riu's expert spa staff will advise and guide you in the selection of the best treatments in order to enable total relaxation and restoration of energy. 

Weddings by Riu

Your wedding day is the most important day of your life and should be the most memorable.  Riu's professionally trained staff will attend to every detail of your wedding, allowing you to relax, attend to your guests, and remove the stress from your special day. 

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The hotel's full service Renova Spa offers adult guests a peaceful respite from the day's adventures, and children 4-12 years of age will find plenty to do at the supervised Riu Kids Club. Everyone will enjoy the beautiful natural landscapes, an inviting pool and sun terrace area and a myriad of activities available both onsite and off.

Riu Reservations Guanacaste 1-877-380-4142

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Costa Rica

The Happiest Place on Earth

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From December thru May, it is sunny with dry tropical weather and an average temperature at 87 F.

Costa Rica . . . Costa Rica is a country like no other.  Orchids bloom and toucans preen their feathers in treetops above the dense rainforest.  Sun glistens over a volcanic sand beach and a troop of howler monkeys prance from branch to branch.  Costa Rica is an eden of almost limitless possibilities including lush emerald rain forests, volcanoes, rivers traveling through breathtaking mountains, untouched beaches and a myriad of natural resources protected by national parks and forest preserves.

Costa Rica attracts everyone; from eco-tourists looking for adventure, to couples desiring a romantic beach getaway, to families seeking fun-filled days.  Hiking, fishing, bird watching, canopy tours, mountain biking and white water rafting are popular.  Explore rain and cloud forest, volcanoes, rivers running through mountains, waterfalls, flawless beaches, 28 national parks, 8 biological reserves and 130 protected areas.

Costa Rica extends majestically from the Pacific ocean to the Caribbean Sea.  26% of the country is composed of conservation and natural protected territory.  Covering only 0.02% of the surface of the globe, it proudly shelters 5% of the world's existing biodiversity.

The climate in Costa Rica is very pleasant during the dry season (December - April), as well as the rainy season (May - November) when mornings are usually even sunny.  The average temperature of 72 F increases significantly in the coastal areas.  The changes are considerable within short distances due to Costa Rica's micro-climates.

The lure for most visitors to the National Parks are Manuel Antonio, with its beautiful beaches; Braulio Carrillo, with its rainforest beside a highway; Tortuguero, a watery forested world teeming with wildlife; Irazu where on a clear day you can see both the Caribbean and the Pacific; and Poas, where you can peer into a steaming crater and see the earth's crust being rearranged.

The Happiest Place on Earth

Costa Rica is a democratic and peaceful country.  It abolished its army in 1949 and was awarded with the Oscar Arias Nobel Prize for Peach in 1987.  Its literacy rate (96%) is the highest in the American.  The friendly and peace loving Costa Rican people affectionately refer to themselves as "ticos."  Costa Rica's primary economic base consists of tourism, technology and agriculture including coffee and bananas. 

Costa Rica is one of the world's most desirable retirement destinations, and home to more Americans per capita than any other country outside of the United States, thank in part to its spring-like climate and low cost of living.  Its government continues a long-time commitment to affordable access to one of the world's finest health care systems.

The "Happy Planet Index" has placed Costa Rica on top of every country in the world.  The Happy Planet Index measures a country's average subjective life satisfaction, life expectancy at birth, and ecological footprint per capita.

Fast Facts

LanguageSpanish, English
Time Zone
Central Standard Time (daylight savings time not observed)
CurrencyColon (U.S. dollars, credit cards widely accepted
Outlets110 V. standard US 2-prong Plugs
Bird Species
More than 875
Active Volcanos
Arenal Volcano, Irazu Volcano, Rincon de la Vieja Volcano and Turriaba Volcano
Highest Volcano
Irazu Volcano
Largest Volcanic Crater
Poas Volcano crater (it has a diameter of 1,320 meters with a depth of 300 meters)


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Guanacaste, Costa Rica

Located in the northwest on the Pacific Ocean, Guanacaste is known for its warm climate, incredible bird watching, and excellent surfing, snorkeling, and beaches. The coast is indented with bays, peninsulas, and there are a significant number of protected areas, including coastal, mountainous, terrestrial, and aquatic ecosystems where life develops with exuberance. Guanacaste's climate is in total contrast to the rest of the country. It is the driest region of Costa Rica, with a mixture of forests, beaches, extensive plains, and an impressive volcano range. From November through April, the plains receive no rain, but in wet season, everything turns green.

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