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Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica

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Starting at $187 (USD) / night per person - All Inclusive
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Relax at the pool at Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica
Relax at the pool at Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica

Located at the beautiful Matapolo beach in Guanacaste, the Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica provides a full service, all-inclusive experience to its guests. The hotel's proximity to the beach makes it easy to experience stunning views of the ocean and indulge in a myriad of water sports, including swimming, fishing, scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking and more.

Staying at the Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica provides the perfect mix of relaxation and adventure. Guests can take day trips to some of the other wonders of Costa Rica, including the Safari Park, nearby volcanic areas, the National Park Rincon de la Viejo or Liberia. Guests can also relax at the beach or at one of the four swimming pools, the sauna, Jacuzzi, swim up bar or the Renova Spa.

Those looking to keep in shape while at the hotel can take advantage of the tennis courts, volleyball courts and a modern fitness center. Guests also have access to the Four Seasons Golf Club to play a round of golf while enjoying amazing views of the beach.

As an all-inclusive hotel, guests do not have to worry about where to find their meals. At the hotel, guests choose from four restaurants and a buffet. Each restaurant has its own menu prepared by the best chefs. Options of cuisine include Japanese, fusion, Italian and a steakhouse. There is also a patisserie and ice cream parlor and several bars.

Guests also do not have to leave the resort to find activities to keep them entertained all day long. As part of the all-inclusive activities, guests can partake in group fitness activities, beach volleyball, windsurfing, kayaking, snorkeling and stand-up paddleboard. There is also a daily entertainment schedule for adults and children. At night, enjoy live music or take advantage of free entry to the casino and discotheque. For an additional charge, guests can enjoy golfing, horse riding and various water sports.

Those needed to do some work while on their Costa Rican vacation can take advantage of free WiFi throughout the hotel. You can also bring your work with you and host meetings, conferences or events, thanks to the five conference rooms, each fully equipped with the necessary modern equipment.

Key Features

  • All Inclusive Resort on the Beach
  • 24-hour Room Service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Stand-up Paddleboard
  • Snorkeling
  • Kayaking
  • Windsurfing
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Daily Entertainment for Adults and Kids
View from Room Balcony at the Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica
View from Room Balcony at the Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica


Air Conditioning
Beach Front Hotel
Breakfast Included
Cable TV
Daily Maid Service
Family Friendly
Fitness Center
Flat Screen TVs
Hair Dryer
Iron Available
Laundry Service
Restaurant On Site
Room Service
Security Box
Smoke Free Rooms
Telephone in Room
Tour Desk
Wi-Fi Internet


Family Suite at the Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica
Family Suite at the Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica

Rooms at the Hotel Rui Palace Costa Rica offer many amenities, including 24-hour room service and the activities included at this all-inclusive resort. There is also free WiFi throughout the hotel. Every room also comes with a minibar, air conditioning, beverage dispenser, safe, coffee maker and satellite TV. Guests have the option of three different types of suites.

Junior Suite - The roomy junior suites at the Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica feature one super king bed or two small double beds, as well as a lounge area with a sofa. Guests can relax with the hydromassage bathtub and a terrace or balcony offering sea views or garden views.

Jacuzzi Suite - The Jacuzzi suite comes with a sea view and 73 square meters of space. The rooms include a super king-size bed and a lounge area with a sofa, as well as the amenities mentioned above. There is also a large terrace featuring a Jacuzzi, perfect for relaxing and taking in the beautiful sea view after a long day of sightseeing.

Family Suite - Families and groups staying at the hotel can choose the two-bedroom family suite. One bedroom has a super king bed and the other has two small double beds. Additionally, you get the same amenities as the other rooms, including a balcony or terrace from which to enjoy views.


Fitness - While staying at the hotel, guests can work out at the gym, partake in the group fitness classes or play beach volleyball.

Spa - The onsite spa features a variety of services, including massage, facials, manicures, pedicures and body wraps. You can also relax at the onsite whirlpools.

Golf - Play a round of golf with access to a golf course that has beautiful views of the beach and ocean.

Water Sports - Choose from a variety of water sports, including scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking, paddleboarding and fishing, or simply swim and soak up the sun on the beach.

Entertainment - With daily entertainment options for kids and adults, you will have plenty to keep you occupied if you feel like have an adventure rather than sitting and relaxing in the Costa Rican sun.

Dining - Guests have a variety of dining options at this all-inclusive resort, including a full American breakfast buffet, live cooking stations, a fusion restaurant, a Japanese restaurant, a steakhouse and an Italian restaurant. You can also choose room service 24-hours a day.

Pools - Relax by one of the four swimming pools on the free sun loungers. Children can enjoy the kid's pool or play on the children's playground.

Casino and Disco - At night, try your hand at the casino or go dancing at one of the discotheques and experience the famous Costa Rican nightlife.

Tours Offered

Canopy Tours / Zip Line
Family Friendly Tours
National Park / Reserve Tours
Wildlife Viewing
Wind Surfing

Location & Map

North Pacific Coast Map
North Pacific Coast Map
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Hotel Riu Palace Costa Rica is a beachfront resort located at Playa Matapolo in Guanacaste, only 10 km from Playa Ocotal.


Prices Starting at $187 (USD) / night per person - All Inclusive
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