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Hotel Riu Santa Fe

14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

we recently spent two weeks at Sante Fe. The first was at the end of March, and was a complete zoo with far too many drunk college spring breakers. Our second week was so much nicer. While the resort was still busy, it was much more enjoyable. We found the staff to be gracious; the grounds meticulous and overall, enjoyed...

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1Thank Donna C
RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Santa Fe, responded to this review

Dear guest, Many thanks for sharing your experience with us. We appreciate the opportunity to respond. On the one hand, we appreciate your positive comments about the cleanliness of our resort and our staff. At RIU we take pride in our customer service as this is one of the key values of our company and staff is constantly trained to...

Fredericton, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived April 8 in the evening. Fastest check in ever! Room was good, small balcony but we didn't come here to hang out in the room, sleep & shower! Beach is beautiful, not safe for swimming but there's lots of pools. We enjoyed the large infinity pool, a lot of loungers, always some available. Drinks, food, service was awesome....

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1Thank Freddy G
Regina, Canada
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Everything was great about this resort except for the loud partiers at night. When they start screaming around in the halls at night (after midnight) - the party needs to be shut down. If you are going to say you don't allow spring breakers on your web site then you need to live up to that. If you want to...

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1Thank LynnE061
Idaho
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Better beach than closer to town swim able beach and less crowd. Food at the specialty restaurant was great. Food at the buffet is acceptable. Rooms and grounds are very well taken care of. Place was full but with five pools you could find a place for your mood. Drinks were weak so you have to work to get drunk....

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1Thank Dutchmaphia
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am going to be very honest on this review! Pros: gorgeous pools, clean grounds, lots of food choices, fun outdoor pool cooking (barbecue is so good), very helpful workers, easy check-in and check-out, easy taxi service., and excellent wifi in the sports bar. Cons: room smelled moldy, no elevators (I have a bad back or I wouldn't complain), food...

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2Thank sandra p
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

Resort is located about an hour from the airport, grounds are nicely kept and clean. They don't suggest swimming in the ocean due to the strong current but many people did (water was really cold!). They had 4 pools, 3 of which had swim up bars.. pool water was always cold earlier in the day and warmed up towards the...

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5Thank Kris10Sal
St. Edward
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed April 7 - 11. It was a very nice resort. The grounds were well kept. The food & drinks were excellent. The biggest drawback is the beach is non- swimable. I did walk down to the marina one morning & did find some water that was about chest deep & fairly calm. We were on the 4th floor...

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3Thank Ken W
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the second time i have been to this hotel. The first time was great, but this time i noticed a trend to the downside which probably due to the changes to Cabo in general. In Cabo stores are shutting down and the military is all over the place. First off i paid for an ocean view but the...

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RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Santa Fe, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for choosing RIU Hotels and Resorts once again for your vacation and for taking the time to give us your feedback and for expressing your concerns. We regret to read that you experienced an issue with your Orbitz Agency reservation, but we are glad to read that our Manager was able to help you. Regarding your...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where do I begin? We chose Riu Santa Fe as our hotel for our honeymoon destination and from day one it was a nightmare. People staying at this resort have no courtesy for others trying to sleep at 3am and nothing gets done about it. The illegal drug use in this establishment (excluding marijuana) is a disgrace. On our last...

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6Thank Amy D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel is very nice. It is a large resort so keep that in mind.the beach is nice but the waves are pretty rough. They have jet skis you can rent on the beach. One other thing you can do is take a boat to lovers island. The pool is large and pretty nice. The pool side bar has good...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Located in the southern Baja California peninsula, 4.5 Km/2.8 Miles from Cabo San Lucas * Opened winter 2007/8 * 1-story main building and 3-story and 4-story annexes * On the beachfront * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 3.5 Km/2.2 Miles from downtown Cabo San Lucas * 40 km/25 miles from the airport * 500 m/1650 ft from a bus stop ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Santa Fe

Address: Camino Viejo a San Jose | Cabo San Lucas, Cabo San Lucas 23410, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Baja California > Baja California Sur > Los Cabos > Cabo San Lucas
Price Range: $237 - $439 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Riu Santa Fe 3.5*
Number of rooms: 902
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Also Known As:
Riu Santa Fe Cabo San Lucas
Riu Santa Fe Los Cabos
Riu Sante Fe
Hotel Riu Santa Fe Cabo San Lucas, Los Cabos
Hotel Style:
#22 Top resorts Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
#27 Spa Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
#31 Family Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
#31 On the Beach Hotel in Cabo San Lucas
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“Ocean View for the hotel may mean "Partial View"; double check hotel just in case”
StephanieSalas, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Building 4 is close to everything”
Tropea27, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Expert tip: Bring your own mug or bubba keg to get more to drink in less trips.”
mowrey1411, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Building 7 seems like the best option.?!”
canada732, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Building 7 is closer to the ocean, but a long walk from the rest of the resort so not good for anyone with mobility issues.”
donnacQ5825FJ, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
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