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Hotel Riu Vistamar

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Certificate of Excellence
The 24h All Inclusive Hotel Riu Vistamar is completely refurbished in 2017, is located in the south of Gran Canaria on a cliff above the ocean and affords fantastic panoramic views. Amadores Beach is located 2 km away (complimentary hotel bus to the beach during the day). The 5-storey main building features 475 rooms and a pool for babies and two outdoor swimming pools for luxuriating in the warm climate of the Canary Islands on your holiday. Our entertainment programs include activities and live shows that will assure you plenty of fun during your stay and kids will be able to enjoy the RiuLand kids’ club, which organizes special activities. Our hotel has a gym, a volley ball court and the RiuFit program for our more athletic guests. In the Amadores restaurant, we offer breakfasts at the buffet with live cooking stations; at the Kai restaurant, delicious Asian dishes; and at Sea Breeze, the best recipes from Canarian cuisine.
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Property amenities
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Airport transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
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Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
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Family Resort
Bay View
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78Somewhat walkable
Grade: 78 out of 100
92Restaurantswithin 1 km
16Attractionswithin 1 km
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2 552Photos
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On the first day, as the weather was fantastic ☀️ Got exactly what we expected staying at this RIU vistamar, could hardly fault it, Really nice quality throughout. My own personal grumble is that the gym needs improving, large room with not a lot in it. Nice surprise were the
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Hotel's Favourite
My wife and I stayed in this hotel a couple of years ago and having had a nice experience we decided to try it again. Since we were last here the hotel has had a total refurbishment. Whoever planned the refurbishment have done an excellent job. The extra space around the pool
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Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Vistamar
Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear MrJMitchell, Thank you for sharing your experience with us and with the travel community! We are thrilled to understand that you had an amazing time during your stay at our Hotel Riu Vistamar! We are very pleased to learn that you were happy with most of our products and services! We appreciate very much that you highlight them! It was our pleasure taking great care of you! We hope to host you again in one of our worldwide hotels in the future! Greetings, Hotel Riu Vistamar Online Reputation Manager
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Excellent All-inclusive hotel located high upp on a hill. Unfortunately I did not believe in several reviews here on Tripadvisor about the hotel and the gastroenteritis/stomach flu You can get every easily here. We arrived Friday 15th March about 4.00 PM, on Sunday 17th 10 PM I
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We have just spent a lovely week in the Riu Vistamar. The first impression was reception where we were met by Rosi, she was efficient, helpful and very knowledgable. Our room was 459 and had amazing views over the beach and far reaching Porta Morgan. The room was newly
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Third visit to this hotel, 2nd since refurbishment, quick check in, requested a beach view which we got. Cannot not fault anything the pool areas kept very clean, food everyone well catered for, rooms kept clean, entrainment team very good, and the bar staff are excellent, all
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Totally renovated and the beds are new
Are the sun loungers padded, do they have mattresses?
No mattress but pretty comfortable
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Sun loungers don’t have mattresses but are comfortable
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Just got home on 17/03/2019 and had no problems and didn’t hear of any.
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The other answers are correct, shorts can be worn at the main restaurant but not in the specialised ones
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as any body got the e/mail address please
This will not allow me enter an address even if I use words !!! The address you want is reception full stop vistamar at riu full stop com Hope that makes sense !!!
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"Take he bigger room, not normal or suite - if You really need to go here!"
"The rooms on the extreme right hand side of the hotel, do not get the sun until late in the afternoon."
"All rooms have sea view, and quiet, corner rooms get the sun,"
"All of the rooms have great views of the sea."
"aim for floors 5 and above pools and dining is all on floors 8 to 10"
US$148 - US$332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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