Riu Guanacaste

A Truly Magnificent Vacation Awaits at this All Inclusive Resort in Guanacaste!

Matapalo, Ocotal 5

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Riu Guanacaste

Splendid Hotel Riu Guanacaste!

The Hotel Riu Guanacaste is a beautiful all inclusive Costa Rica resort located on Matapalo Beach on the magnificent Pacific Coast of Costa Rica. This 5-star all inclusive resort promises the best and delivers even more. Riu Guanacaste is surrounded by the some of the best beaches in Costa Rica. If you aren’t sure where to stay in Costa Rica, look no further than the Riu Guanacaste. It will sweep you off your feet with its amenities and endless activities and entertainment options. 

Conveniently located less than 30 minutes away from Liberia International Airport, the Riu Guanacaste enjoys the wonderfully warm and dry climate of Guanacaste all year long. It offers direct access to pristine beaches, stunning sunsets and the magical flora and fauna of Costa Rica. Although relatively new, this resort is now established as one of the best all inclusive resorts in Costa Rica. Some of the many available activities include diving, swimming, sailing, and sport fishing. You can also explore a volcano or a national park and treat yourself to an ecological holiday in paradise. There are many options how you can spend your vacation in Costa Rica and we are here to help you to find the best travel itinerary for you!

An All Inclusive Paradise 

Let yourself be pampered in the luxurious spa with a comforting massage, steaming sauna session and private moment in the jacuzzi. Enjoy a sunny day on the beach, take a swim in the mighty Pacific Ocean. Dine in one of its four excellent restaurants: The non-smoking Liberia, La Toscana for Italian food, Furama for Asian and the Grill and Steak House. Afterwards enjoy a sunset cocktail while you stroll along the shore.

Maybe you’re a more adventurous traveler? Go horseback riding, scuba diving or surfing. Or you can take advantage of some of the excelente adventure tours in Guanacaste. Nearby you’ll find some famous national parks like Santa Rosa National Park, Rincon de la Vieja and the Arenal Volcano National Park. Keep yourself in shape at the gym with a good workout, play beach volleyball, play tennis. Go windsurfing, snorkeling or kayaking, or just enjoy the fantastic pool.

A Resort for All Occasions 

The Hotel Riu Guanacaste is perfect for honeymoons and weddings, families, or business meetings. Playa Matapalo is right at your fingertips and offers relaxation and adventure activities for everyone. The resort also offers you the complete all inclusive vacation experience. Surrounded by luxury and elegant comfort you’ll enjoy 24 hours of unlimited drinks and beverages, three restaurants, in room mini-bar and liquor dispenser, free steam bath, gym, Jacuzzi, a nightclub, a casino, and live entertainment for all ages. The world-class professional staff are at your service and ready to make sure you the best Costa Rica vacation possible. 

All Inclusive Honeymoons 

For a picture-perfect honeymoon, stay the Riu Guanacaste. This all inclusive resort on a sandy beach is crowned by jungle covered hills alive with the sounds of nature. At the Riu Costa Rica, you wake up to the call of howler monkeys, bird songs, and endless ocean waves. With five bars and five restaurants, Riu provides what seems to be endless options for intimate meals and fine dining. Rooms have a terrace or a balcony with private jungle and ocean views. 

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On-Site Facilities

riu Guanacaste Conference And Events Centre

Conference and Events Centre

The 5 conference and meeting rooms are perfect for business and include with modern equipment. Here you can enjoy your meeting.

Renova Spa Riu Guanacaste

Renova Spa

The Renova Spa at Hotel Riu Guanacaste offers a great variety of treatments for an additional charge. This is the perfect spot to relax and feel good.

Gym Riu Guanacaste

The Gym

The free gym at hotel Riu Guanacaste offers a variety of tools to stay fit while enjoying your amazing stay at this all-inclusive beachfront Resort.

Pacha Discotheque Riu Guanacaste

Pacha Discotheque

The Pacha Discotheque at Hotel Riu Guanacaste is a place to dance and have fun. The Entry is free for Hotel Guests. Here you can enjoy your time with your friends.

Casino Riu Guanacaste


The Casino is an Adults only area witch offers various possibilities to win money and to have fun gambling. With a little luck you might leave the resort as a rich person.

Riu Land Kid Club Riu Guanacaste

RiuLand Kids Club

Your kids will love this place. Its great for kids to share some time with some friends at the RiuLands Kids Club. They can have fun while you relax at the beach or have a massage.

Riu Guanacaste Pool and Exterior

Swimming pools, Whirlpool bath, Infants pool

The Hotel Riu Guanacaste offers 3 swimming pools with sizes of 722, 716 and 197 m². Besides that there also is a Whirlpool bath (adults Only) and an Infants pool.

Riu Guanacaste Restaurant


Many different Restaurants serve food at the Hotel Riu Guanacaste. Like the La Toscana Restaurant which offers Italian food or the Ocotal Restaurant, a poolside Steakhouse.

Tennis Riu Guanacaste

Tennis and Beach Volleyball Court

On the tennis and beach volleyball courts of Hotel Riu Guanacaste you can have fun and stay fit at the same time. You can enjoy your stay with your family and friends.

Room Types

Riu Guanacaste Double Room

Double Room

Each double room features two double size beds or a king size, private bathroom, air conditioning and ceiling fan, minibar with liquors, satellite TV,  private balcony o terrace. Some room are communicating.

Double Superior Room Riu Guanacaste

Double Room with Sea View

The Sea View Double rooms at the Hotel Riu Guanacaste offer countless amenities for you to relax to the utmost during your holiday. You will enjoy a balcony or terrace with incredible views of the sea.

Riu Guanacaste Family Room

Family Room

Each family room features a king size bed and two twin size, private bathroom, air conditioning and ceiling fan, minibar with liquors, satellite TV,  private balcony o terrace.

Riu Guanacaste Two Bedrooms Family Suites

Two Bedrooms Family Suites

Each family suite features a king size bed in the master room and two twin size beds in the second room, two private bathrooms, air conditioning and ceiling fan, minibar with liquors, satellite TV,  private balcony o terrace.

Riu Guanacaste Suites


Each suite features a king size bed, private bathroom with hydromassage, living room with sofa, air conditioning and ceiling fan, minibar with liquors, satellite TV,  private balcony o terrace.

Hotel Riu Guanacaste Jacuzzi

Suites Jacuzzi

Each suite features a king size bed, private bathroom with hydromassage, living room with sofa, air conditioning and ceiling fan, minibar with liquors, satellite TV,  private  terrace with Jacuzzi.


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