This gorgeous new resort has four swimming pools (one with a swim-up bar of course!), jacuzzi, gym, sauna and the beautiful “Renova Spa.”


“Arenal” main restaurant with terrace

“Krystal” Fusion Restaurant

“Tokio” Japanese restaurant

“L’Anfora” Italian restaurant

“Papagayo” poolside restaurant/grill and steakhouse

“Daiquiri” lobby bar

“Capuchino” pâtisserie & ice cream parlor

“Stars” lounge bar with terrace

“Melody” plaza bar

Lounge 24 (open 24 hrs, all inclusive service)

“Coconut” poolbar with swim-up bar

Sports bar (at Riu Guanacaste, open 24 hrs)

Other Highlights:

  • 4 swimming pools
  • Complimentary sun loungers, towels and parasols by the pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Children’s swimming pool and children’s playground
  • “RiuLand” kids’ club
  • RiuArt atelier
  • Use of computers with internet access (additional charge)
  • Free WiFi in the lobby and rooms
  • Conference and Events centre with 5 conference and meeting rooms
  • Spa “Renova Spa” with assorted treatments (additional charge)
  • Complimentary gym, steam bath and jacuzzi
  • “Pacha” night club (complimentary entrance, drinks not included)
  • Casino
  • “El Poblado” Street with boutique, kiosk, mini-market, souvenir & photo shop

Eligibility: ACTIVE Airline Employee OR AAA Club Membership Rate.

  • Up to 2 Rooms – Active Employee OR AAA Member must be in one of the rooms
  • Valid Airline Employee Badge/AAA Card must be faxed/emailed in to make a reservation
  • Interline Rate NOT valid for cargo, military or retired employees – AAA rate Applicable
  • If you are not an ACTIVE airline employee or AAA Club Membership rate, please email for rate.

SHARED TRANSFERS (This is offered with Riu resorts only) Shared shuttle transfers round-trip to/from Liberia, Costa Rica (LIR) Airport to Riu resort is $50pp round-trip or one way. (Price is the same if you go one way. Price is the same for adult or children) Flight times are REQUIRED to give to Riu and MUST be added on 7 days or more

Kids rates are based upon double occupancy. If there is one adult and two kids under 12 yrs, you would price it as a double (two adults) and apply kids rate for one child.