Overview

Riu Palace Costa Rica

Playa Matapalo- Sardinal, Ocotal, Costa Rica
+506 2681 2300

$258+

Overall guest ratings

8.5/10 Excellent
Based on 571 reviews

Review highlights

  • 8.8
  • 8.7
  • 8.1
  • 6.4

Good to know

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Friendly service
  • Recreation staff is nice

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    About

    Nestled on the beach, this El Ocotal resort is within 12 mi (20 km) of Penca Beach, Flamingo Beach, and Coco Beach. Papagayo Golf and Country Club and Haras del Mar Equestrian Center are also within 12 mi (20 km).

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Fitness center
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Childrens programs
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Laundry service
    • Casino
    • Spa
    • Child pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Air-conditioned
    • Coffee shop
    • Night club
    • Sauna
    • Babysitting/child services (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 571 reviews
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.7 "97% said the recreation staff was great."
      9.1 "91% thought the service was very professional."
      8.8 "88% said the reception staff was great."
      9.1 "Housekeeping was great, according to 91%."
      7.4 "74% found the restaurant service to be one of the best."
      9.0 "Lovely bar service, according to 90%."
      8.3 "Lovely pool/beach service, according to 83%."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
      9.4 "94% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      8.8 "Good access to the airport, said 88%."
      7.5 "75% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.1 "Good value."
      10.0 "100% thought beverage prices were a great value."
    • 7.7 "Tasty food."
      7.7 "Yummy desserts, said 77%."
      7.2 "72% enjoyed the fish/seafood dishes."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
      6.8 "Only 68% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.3 "For only 63%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% said the rooms were modern."
    • 6.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.8 "Average comfort."
    • 1.2 "Disappointing internet connection."
      2.0 "80% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall Rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 388 reviews
    • 8.8 "Location is great."
    • 8.3 "Generally very clean."
      10.0 "100% thought it was clean."
    • 8.3 "Vibe was good."
      7.2 "72% thought, the hotel was modern."
    • 8.3 "Great service."
      9.2 "92% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.0 "Amenities are good."
      7.5 "75% thought the building was wonderful."
      8.9 "89% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 5.7 "Average comfort."
      6.9 "For only 69%, the noise level was all right."

    Overall Rating

    9.1 Excellent
    Based on 182 reviews
    • 8.9 "Pool is good."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.5 "Vibe was good."
      9.3 "93% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 8.3 "Generally very clean."
    • 7.9 "Tasty food."
    Good to know
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Friendly service"
    "Recreation staff is nice"
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