Riu Guanacaste Costa Rica

Riu Guanacaste Costa Rica resorts sits along one of the world’s great beaches. The resort offers all-inclusive amenities as well as beautiful views and the kinds of experiences you simply can’t find on shore. Nestled along Playa Matapalo, the five-star resort has plenty of places to relax and enjoy the signature Costa Rica experiences. With spacious guestrooms and a host of restaurants to join the expansive pool complex and easy access to the beach, the Riu resort offers everything you need for a fantastic beach vacation.

Rooms & Suites

Rooms & Suites
Rooms & Suites

The resort complex is home to 701 rooms and suites, so it’s easy to find lodging that fits your budget and space requirements as well as style. he bulk of the accommodations at Riu Guanacaste Costa Rica are guestrooms with such perks as air conditioning, mini-bars, and flat-screen TVs. Every room has a balcony or terrace where you could hang out and enjoy the beach breezes. Upgrades are available to suites, which expand both the space and the amenities. The family suites add on a seating area in addition to the standard bedroom and bathroom. Other suites have water-jet tubs, either in the room or on the terrace.

Services & Facilities

Services & Facilities
Services & Facilities

As an all-inclusive resort, the Riu Guanacaste offers a long list of amenities and things to enjoy. The complex has a large fresh-water swimming pool, along with a whirlpool and a sauna. From there, it’s only a few steps to the spa or the gym. At the Riu Guanacaste Costa Rica, you’ll also have the chance to play volleyball, tennis or even golf. The resort also offers a full schedule of entertainment and kids’ programs to keep everyone happy. If you’d like to explore Costa Rica’s natural wonders, the concierge can help set up day trip to Liberia, Guanacaste’s capital city; Parque Natural Rincon de la Vieja; or one a rainforest safari. Whatever works up an appetite, the theme restaurants and buffets of the Riu resort will be available to serve up full meals, cocktails, or snacks.

Matapalo Beach

Matapalo Beach
Matapalo Beach

One of the biggest perks of Riu Guanacaste Costa Rica is its access to the beach—one of the finest beaches in Costa Rica. Matapalo Beach overlooks the Pacific Ocean and offers all the fun you’d expect for a tropical beach. Its long stretch of golden sand and blue waters offers plenty of chances to soak in the sun and have some fun. If you’re interested in surfing, snorkeling, or diving, the resort can get you set up with the equipment you need to start enjoying your vacation.

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