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    Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde

    Cabocan Lote A2, A3, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
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    11/06/2017 12/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$173
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          Overview
          • Excellent42%
          • Very good39%
          • Average12%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible2%
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          “island tour” (245 reviews)
          “main restaurant” (222 reviews)
          Public Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Pool
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          Airport Transportation
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          Poolside Bar
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          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 13 May 2013

          My husband and I stayed at the Funana for 1 week for our Honeymoon in June/July 2011. We had a fantastic time! The staff at the hotel are extremely friendly and courteous and nothing was a problem for them. The hotel grounds were great for...More

          1  Thank AndieP_9
          Reviewed 11 May 2013

          Just come back from a week in heaven! The first thing I should mention is the this hotel part of a bigger Riu complex incorporating the Riu Funana and the Riu Garopa. Both hotels have their own facilities, pools, restaurants, bars etc, but as a...More

          2  Thank Nick C
          Reviewed 9 May 2013

          Just arrived back and all i can say is amazing! I keep this short & sweet. The turquoise warm sea and golden sand along with the gorgeous hot weather makes cape verde be put in the same category as the Caribbean, just a shorter time...More

          2  Thank uknikeuk
          Reviewed 7 May 2013

          A family group of 14 of us spent a week at the Riu Funana over Easter 2013. We didn't really know what to expect, but we were really taken with the hotel and Cape Verde. Public areas (bars/restaurants/reception etc) of the hotel were lovely and...More

          2  Thank JPm_64
          Reviewed 7 May 2013

          My family stayed at the Riu Funana through Thomsons in April 2013. We have 2 children (11 and 8) who always make friends when we go away thereby allowing myself and my wife a little time together. The hotel is huge with a central complex...More

          1  Thank Ben555
          ClubHotel Riu Funana
          386 reviews
          #6 of 19 hotels in Santa Maria
           
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Babysitting
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$193 - US$434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Luxury Hotel in Santa Maria
          • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Maria
          • #3 Top resorts Hotel in Santa Maria
          • #3 Spa Hotel in Santa Maria
          • #4 Romantic Hotel in Santa Maria
          • #4 Family Hotel in Santa Maria
          • Room types
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          • Number of rooms
          • 500
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          • Location
          • Cape Verde >
          • Ilha do Sal >
          • Santa Maria
          • Also Known As
          • Riu Funana Santa Maria ,
          • Hotel Riu Palace Cabo Verde Cape Verde/Santa Maria, Ilha Do Sal
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          Traveller (3055)
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          Dining (220)
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          Bathroom (36)
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          harryanne
          Hi, my son was at the garopa a couple of years ago and he said that there was a walking tour to sainta maria run by thomsons reps are they still doing it
          29 May 2017|
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          Shelly G
          Just wondering if anyone had noticed if there are Tennis courts available again. When we booked before the refit there was one near block 1, but the new map doesn't show them anymore. We go in 2 weeks. Thankyou
          29 May 2017|
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          Response from Stephen D | Reviewed this property |
          I didn't see one and would be fairly certain there isn't one at all.
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          Karen C
          Does the hotel show premiership football
          29 May 2017|
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          Response from Stephen D | Reviewed this property |
          Not in the rooms, just Eurosport.
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          "try for a mid room block 2 or3 then you have the same distance from restaurants to beach"
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          "we stayed in block 3 which was central and close to everything"
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          "Everything excellent"
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          "block 5 2nd floor closer to pools and beach"
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