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Hotel Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive places you 12.3 mi (19.8 km) from Flamingo Beach. This 701-room, 4-star resort has 3 outdoor pools along with a full-service spa and a casino. It's on the beach and also close to Ocotal Beach.

Free buffet breakfast is included with your stay and awaits you each morning from 7 AM to 10 AM. There are multiple options for onsite dining with 5 restaurants, including Liberia, which specializes in international cuisine.

Dining

All 701 air-conditioned rooms provide free minibar items, free bottled water, and ceiling fans. Flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can stay connected with WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Laptop-compatible safes, phones, and ironing boards are also available.

Rooms

Hotel Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive features a full-service spa, 3 outdoor pools, and a casino. If you decide to drive, there's free parking. A multilingual staff is on hand to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this all-inclusive resort include a nightclub, a children's pool, and a health club.

Property features

  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Highlights

Resort Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

Entertainment

  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Access to onsite clubs
  • Onsite live performances
  • Theme parties

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorized water sports are included.

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Volleyball

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Not included

  • Motorized water sports
  • Sailboats
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Premium or imported alcoholic beverages
  • Airport transfers
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • Room service during certain hours
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Resort Amenities

Hotel Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive is an all-inclusive resort. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

Hotel Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive features a full-service spa, 3 outdoor swimming pools, a health club, and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the resort's 5 restaurants. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include 5 bars/lounges and a swim-up bar. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

5 meeting rooms are available. This all-inclusive resort also offers a casino, a children's pool, and a nightclub. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Hotel Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive is a smoke-free property.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Total number of rooms - 701 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 5 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Children's club 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Garden 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Children's pool 
  • Casino 
  • Wedding services 
  • Health club 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Sauna 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Swim-up bar 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Hotel Riu Guanacaste - All Inclusive offers 701 air-conditioned accommodations with free minibar items and laptop-compatible safes. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Satellite TV service 

Where to Eat

Ocotal Steak House - This poolside restaurant serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

Liberia - Overlooking the ocean and pool, this buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

La Toscana - This restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves dinner only.

Tucan - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only.

Furama - This restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine and serves dinner only.

Breakfast

Start your day with a free buffet breakfast, available daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Ziplining nearby 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

Renova Spa has 8 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a spa tub. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 8 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Resort Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 2 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Resort Name

  • All Inclusive Guanacaste
  • Guanacaste All Inclusive
  • Guanacaste Riu
  • Riu Guanacaste
  • Riu Guanacaste All Inclusive
  • Riu Guanacaste All Inclusive El Ocotal
  • Riu Guanacaste El Ocotal
  • Hotel Riu Guanacaste All Inclusive El Ocotal
  • Hotel Riu Guanacaste All Inclusive

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 2 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.


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