Riu Guanacaste Hotel

Riu Guanacaste Hotel


Sardinal de Carrillo, Playa Matapalo, Costa Rica

GoodBased on 23 reviews


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Reviews for Riu Guanacaste Hotel

GoodBased on 23 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness8.1
  • Comfort7.6
  • Facilities7.8
  • Location6.8
  • Staff7.3
  • Value for money7.3
Who stays here?
  • Families with older children 
  • Families with young children 
  • Mature couples 
  • Young couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
Top comments

Excellent Hotel Great Staff

About Riu Guanacaste Hotel

Situated in Matapalo, Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive provides 5-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor pool, a Jacuzzi and a sauna. It also offers a kids club, an all-inclusive meal plan and valet ...

Good to know

Distance to city centre

0.4 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport


Distance to airport

14.6 mi







Free Wi-Fi


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact number

+506 2681 2300

Amenities at Riu Guanacaste Hotel

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


  • Restaurant
  • Parking
  • Disabled access
  • Beach towels
  • Gift shop
  • Lift
  • Laundry facilities
  • Air-conditioned
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Shops (on site)
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Breakfast included
  • Hot tub
  • Child pool
  • Garden
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Steam room
  • Water slide
  • Storage available


  • Indoor tennis
  • Fitness centre
  • Pool table


  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Babysitting or child care
  • Beauty salon
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Health club
  • Spa

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Where is Riu Guanacaste Hotel

Getting around

Liberia Santa Rosa21.7 mi

FAQs when booking at Riu Guanacaste Hotel

  • Is pricing at Riu Guanacaste Hotel comparable to 4 star hotels in Playa Matapalo?

    There is a 12% difference in the average nightly rate of 4 stars hotels in Playa Matapalo and the average nightly rate at Riu Guanacaste Hotel. The rate at Riu Guanacaste Hotel is just £128/night and is considered a very good deal when staying in Playa Matapalo.

  • How close is Riu Guanacaste Hotel to the nearest airport, Liberia?

    At 14.6 mi away, Liberia is the closest airport to Riu Guanacaste Hotel. The average expected drive time from Riu Guanacaste Hotel to Liberia is 29min. It’s a good idea to research traffic trends between your hotel and the airport.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Liberia to Riu Guanacaste Hotel?

    Taking a taxi or rideshare service from the nearest airport, Liberia, to your hotel is often the most cost-effective transportation solution.

  • What is the Riu Guanacaste Hotel phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +506 2681 2300 to talk to a Riu Guanacaste Hotel front desk representative.

  • Does Riu Guanacaste Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Riu Guanacaste Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness centre at Riu Guanacaste Hotel?

    Yes, there is a fitness centre open to guests staying at Riu Guanacaste Hotel.

  • What is the check-out time at Riu Guanacaste Hotel?

    Riu Guanacaste Hotel has a normal check-in time of after 15:00, and check-out time of before 12:00.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Riu Guanacaste Hotel, Playa Matapalo, Costa Rica?

    A good deal at Riu Guanacaste Hotel right now is between £62 and £128 per night. Prices change based on dates and room type, so enter your requirements in the form above to see the best deals currently available.

  • Is there a restaurant at Riu Guanacaste Hotel?

    Yes, food can be ordered from the Riu Guanacaste Hotel restaurant. Opening times may vary.

  • Does Riu Guanacaste Hotel have a laundry service?

    If you need to have clothes washed during your stay, you can take advantage of the laundry facilities and service at Riu Guanacaste Hotel.