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Rio Playa Blanca

Avenida Archipíelago 4 Playa Blanca 35570 See in the map
Rating 4 373 Comments
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Description

Este complejo de bungalows está en las afueras del pueblo pesquero de Playa Blanca. El centro, repleto de tiendas y locales de ocio, queda a solo 1,6 km y a 300 metros de Playa Flamingo y del paseo marítimo. Este establecimiento está formado por 196 bungalows y un edificio principal de una planta emplazado en un amplio jardín de 80 000 m². Los huéspedes tienen a su disposición recepción, bar y un restaurante climatizado con bufet, zona de no fumadores, terraza y tronas para los niños. Los bungalows son una oda al buen gusto. Tienen sala de estar, dormitorio, cocina y comedor con sillas y mesa. El jardín del complejo tiene piscina con zona de baño infantil separada, terraza con tumbonas y sombrillas para tomar el sol y un snack-bar. Se sirve un desayuno de bufet todas las mañanas.

Equipment

  • Building year
  • Continental breakfast: Si
  • Locker Room service
  • Total number of rooms
  • Pets over 5 kilograms are NOT allowed
  • Parking
  • Table tennis
  • Archery
  • Billiards *
  • Boules / Petanque
  • Children animation
  • Tennis court *
  • Internet Facilities *
  • accessibility mobile coverage: Si
  • Internet services *
  • All Inclusive: Si
  • WiFi *
  • Multilingual staff: Si
  • Safety Deposit Box *
  • Extra bed available on request
  • Room area in square metres
  • Number of bedrooms
  • Bathroom: Si
  • Shower: Si
  • Bath: Si
  • Hairdryer: Si
  • Satellite Channels: Si
  • Telephone: Si
  • TV: Si
  • Kitchen: Si
  • Snack bar: Si
  • Refrigerator: Si
  • Bar: Si
  • Restaurant: Si
  • Children's high chair: Si
  • Gluten Free Food: Si
  • All Inclusive with alcoholic drinks (Own brands): Si
  • Buffet breakfast: Si
  • Buffet Lunch: Si
  • Life cooking: Si
  • Electric Kettle
  • Buffet Dinner: Si
  • Wake-up service: Si
  • Cribs available on request
  • Medical Service *
  • Terrace: Si
  • Number of floors in main building
  • Solarium: Si
  • Massage
  • Body treatments
  • Pool bar: Si
  • Safety deposit box *
  • Newspapers: Si
  • Garden: Si
  • Terrace: Si
  • Sun terrace: Si
  • Kids' club: Si
  • Playground: Si
  • Laundry *
  • Mini-market on site: Si
  • Shops (on site): Si
  • Distance (in metres) to harbour
  • Distance (in metres) to airport
  • Facilities for disabled guests: Si
  • Downtown
  • Bus station
  • Beach
  • Restaurants: Si
  • Loungers
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Beach Hotel: Si
  • Sports Hotel: Si
  • Hotel For Families: Si
  • Internet Hotel: Si
  • Parking Hotel: Si
  • Air Conditioning Hotel: Si
  • Double Rooms

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TripAdvisor Ratings

TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Based on 373 reviews
Cleanliness 4 Cleanliness
Location 4 Location
Rooms 4.5 Rooms
Service 4 Service
Sleep Quality 4.5 Sleep Quality
Value 4 Value
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9/13/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2020

Lovely stay

We stayed here in March, just before lockdown, we were with another couple and had a fab time The hotel was very clean, the staff polite and helpful and the food plentiful and freshly cooked Very...
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9/10/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples September 2020

MONEY AND STUFF STOLEN BY STAFF!

I HAD 500 POUND STOLEN FROM MY ROOM BY THW CLEANER. After complaining and trying to get things sorted the director come to talk with me. He was so so rude i was generally shocked how he was talking...
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9/5/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
July 2020

Awful experience! Beware

We where put here as the sister hotel was closed due to Covid. First of all the rooms are not 1 bedrooms as we had booked they are studio rooms, however i understood that this could not be avoided...
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, Warsaw, Poland
9/2/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
August 2020

It is definitely not worth 4* local stars

I have spend 1 week in August in Rio Blanca. Positive feedback: - nice area with bungalows placed in nice garden - good location, you can walk to the beach(10min) or make a trip to nearest volcano...
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, Stowmarket, United Kingdom
7/29/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2020

Great value for money family holiday

We booked this from TUI once holidays became available and therefore got a great deal - had never been to Lanzarote or used a Holiday Village before (which is what this hotel is called Apr-Oct when...
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, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
7/24/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2020

Great, even now!

Even in these difficult times, the staff (and even the guest) are doing great. The rooms and rest of the hotel are spotless, and their corona countermeasures feel fit, not to much, not to less. Food...
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7/24/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2020

Nice Family Holiday

Booked this hotel last minute as our original holiday had fallen apart as flights had been cancelled. Booked through TUI - and got a really good deal 60% off - went with the holiday village having...
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7/19/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family July 2020

Treating guests differently

We were moved here from a sister hotel HL Club Playa Blanca which was closed due to Covid19. First impression was great. Tidy , all covid19 measures respected, etc , we felt reassured . Excellent...
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7/18/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family July 2020

First hols after lockdown

treated disgraceful kids not allowed to join any activities due to being sent here as sister hotel club playa blanca closed awful spoiled our holiday shame too as happy with other aspects of this...
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7/18/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family July 2020

Hl Rio playa blancs

treated awful after we was sent here due to sister hotel being closed. Our kids was not allowed to join in with any activities because we paid less. They had to watch others join in we could have...
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, North Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
6/13/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
July 2019

Great hotel-stayed June 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this hotel. The bungalow accommodation was perfect and suited our needs. The animation team and the activities were prob the best we've experienced at any...
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, Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
5/26/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2020

Great hotel and looked after us in lockdown

Lovely bungalows very spacious and so very clean hand gel everywhere and it’s the 1st time other than on a cruise saw everyone using it before entering and leaving the restaurant. Food was good...
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,
4/22/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
March 2020

Excellent Hotel and staff

My husband and I stayed here from Mrach 12th until we left three days early on March 19th due to lockdown. We were the literally the last guests to leave and even then the staff were amazing, there...
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, Worthing, United Kingdom
4/14/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
March 2020

Very Good Hotel

My husband and I stayed here from 9th to 16th March on an all inclusive basis. There was a good variety of food in the restaurant and snacks were also available through the day. There were plenty of...
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, Plymouth, United Kingdom
3/18/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
March 2020

The Complete Holiday Hotel

My wife and I spent an absolute happy week at this hotel. We were pleasantly surprised, because A. we booked it off the cuff (needed a relaxing holiday in the sun asap) Popped into Tui, and the very...
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3/18/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
March 2020

Great food

We landed up staying here in March when the virus was really taking hold. The hotel kept up excellent service and tried really hard in really difficult circumstances. The choice of food throughout...
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, Newquay, United Kingdom
3/17/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2020

Winter sun

Returned on 10th March from a lovely holiday. Hotel and grounds beautiful. I swam in 2 of the pools and didn't find them too cold. We had a 1 bedroom bungalow which was very spacious and clean and...
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, Plymouth, United Kingdom
3/15/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2020

Very good

Stayed for a week to get away from weather in UK. Firstly we would very much recommend the hotel. Had a nice week in a very nice hotel. Staff were friendly and efficient room was spacious with TV...
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3/14/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
March 2020

7 nights all inclusive .

accomadation very good , booked 2 - suite with garden view and terrace , ( 2 couples ) suites were 1 bedroomed with 2 lounges with sofa beds in both , 2 bathrooms , 1 open air ( only 50% of roof...
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, Southport, United Kingdom
3/14/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2020

Winter break

Excellent accommodation and restaurant with plenty of choice for all meals. The thematic restaurants a bit mixed Italian very good,the tex mex wouldn't do again. Pools good choice, children's and...
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, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
3/12/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
March 2020

Nice relaxing Holiday

Check in was prompt & efficient. Accommodation was a spacious single story building with a spacious living area with a flat screen TV that included all the British mainstream channels .It also...
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, ayrshire scotland
3/10/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family March 2020

Relaxing

Have just spent a week here it was really good the rooms were spotless and cleaned every day the food was very good something for everybody .we had no children but just watching the animation team...
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, Southampton, United Kingdom
3/8/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2020

Wonderful week away

After looking at some reviews we were a little concerned of what we had read, but worry not, this hotel is fantastic, we arrived early morning and our room was available immediately which was great...
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, Carlisle, United Kingdom
3/8/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway March 2020

Lovley Week few Niggles.

Staying here now as I write this at the pool. Hotel itself is well maintained and the rooms are of a good standard with Netflix pre loaded on the TV if that's your thing. Room are bungalow style...
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, Denbigh, United Kingdom
3/6/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2020

Lovely Hotel

Very good accommodation, very clean, very friendly staff. Had a lovely break. Good choice in the restaurants. Lovely pools - if a little chilli. Very interesting scenery, went on a few walks in an...
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,
3/5/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
February 2020

Just come back from the Rio, had a fabulous holiday, the grounds are lovely, food was great, staff extremely helpful.

Our room was very clean, the grounds were well maintained and the food in the restaurant was lovely, one downside was on our last night we went to the Italian restaurant and the food was awful. Would...
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, Wrexham, United Kingdom
3/4/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family February 2020

Great resort!! Freezing pools

Just come back from this resort it’s a great hotel kept really clean and the animation team r great and work really hard! The food is good but I would say it’s needs more variety but it was tasty...
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, Swansea, United Kingdom
3/2/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
February 2020

What a fabulous surprise

This hotel/resort was simply great. The accommodation was stunning , the grounds were beautiful and the facilities excellent. The pool area was massive and really great. The food was very...
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, Norwich, United Kingdom
2/25/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2020

Fantasticly Wonderful....

We decided to stay at this hotel due to the high concentration of good reviews of this hotel, and we were not disappointed. From the receptions staff to, the waiting staff, restaurant staff, bar...
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, Harlow, England, United Kingdom
2/23/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
February 2020

Fantastic holiday

Just returned from 6 days here. We were moved here after being changed by jet2 after complaining that the hotel we were booked into had lots of building going on and facilities out of use. What can I...
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,
2/20/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2020

Holiday

We have just spent a lovely week here, for my husbands 50th birthday. We had bubbly in our room on arrival. The white bungalow, the style common to Lanzarote, was spacious, clean and modern bathroom...
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, Liverpool, United Kingdom
2/20/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2020

4 Day Break

Arrived 1.30 pm and delighted to get checked in early. Reception staff friendly and efficient. Room signage excellent. The room was fantastic very modern clean and spacious. Was added bonus to have...
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,
2/18/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2020

Amazing!

Stayed at this hotel from 10.2.20 to the 17.2.20, I really dont understand the negative reviews. This hotel is amazing, from the moment we arrived we had glass of champagne given to us or you could...
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, Lanzarote, Spain
2/18/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
February 2020

The 4*debate

Before arriving I was curious as to why opinion was so divided. Having stayed I have an opinion. The complex is for a very specific market & good at it but rather basic without 4* frills. Food wise...
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,
2/17/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2020

Great family holiday!

We stayed for a week at Rio Playa Blanca in a standard room. The room itself was great, everything you would need including two TV's with British channels and a Netflix log in, fridge, powerful...
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, sheffield
2/15/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
February 2020

Cold Pools

Stopped at the Rio Playa Blanca 2nd Feb to the 9th Feb. Weather was excellent. Our chalet was at the very end of the complex. Large apartment and very peaceful. View of barren land and the sea...
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, Cambridge, United Kingdom
2/15/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2020

Short break

We wanted a quick break and got a good deal here for 4 nights all inclusive. The weather was great hotter than expected so that started off our trip well. The bungalow was nicely decorated and...
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, Darlington, United Kingdom
2/14/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2020

Very very good hotel

We are four nights in to our holiday this hotel is fantastic the food first class hotel is immaculate staff really good will definitely return this should really be a five star very well done see...
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, Stirlingshire, United Kingdom
2/13/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
February 2020

good holiday

had a good holiday at the rio playa blanca,good weather certainly helped us to enjoy it. we had a superior room which had everything we needed, fridge, kettle tv with some british channels and...
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, Swansea, United Kingdom
2/12/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2020

Superb

On our last night of a 4 night break (all inclusive) to this absolutely superb hotel, which we think it’s amazing. Staff: We arrived and were greeted with a smile, a warm welcome and some info. The...
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, Leeds, United Kingdom
2/12/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2020

Brilliant Hotel

The rooms are exceptional, exceptionally clean, very comfortable beds, the bathroom was superb the best shower we have ever had on holiday, always hot water. Could not fault the food, always...
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, Hazel Grove, United Kingdom
2/9/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2020

Fantastic Winter Break

What a fantastic week we had at this hotel. Our accommodation was spacious, very modern and clean, the beds extremely comfortable and the internet very reliable. Location is perfect. Just a short...
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, Livingston, United Kingdom
2/9/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2020

Fantastic winter break

We are a family of 4 from Scotland. Myself my husband and my 2 sons had a wonderful 7 day holiday here. Dont know where to begin everything was fantastic. Staff were brilliant and very...
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,
2/8/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2020

Best holiday ever

We were upgraded by HL club playa Blanca due to building works at club playa Blanca to this amazing hotel the staff the food and accommodation are second to none but nothing was ever to much trouble...
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, East Midlands
2/7/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
February 2020

Great hotel for all age groups

We have just returned from a lovely holiday at this great hotel. I really don't understand the very few negative comments, as it is excellent value for money. The food is varied and consistently...
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, Leicester, United Kingdom
2/7/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2020

Fantastic Tex Mex

We were taken to this hotel and restaurant due to the experience we were having at another hotel. We were greeted by the manager and taken to the Tex Mex restaurant where we had a fantastic meal...
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, Sunderland, United Kingdom
2/7/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2020

Excellent Family Holiday

The hotel Rio Playa Blanca was excellent. The location amazing. The hotel amazing value and staff lovely. Met some cool people too... Sooo... The calibre of guests good too ;). Food is great... Yes...
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, Glasgow
2/4/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2020

Great family holiday

I don’t write many reviews, but after reading some negative reviews about the Rio Playa Blanca I thought I had to! Our family of 4 (1 year old and 4 year old) are just back from a fantastic break at...
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,
2/2/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
January 2020

Cole

Drain kept blocking food not very good and also cold and as for the drinks from the pool bar were served in paper cups wine very poor quality but to have a bottle off wine from the bar upstairs to...
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,
1/30/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
January 2020

A lovely week away in the sun,

Just home from a weeks all inclusive break at this hotel . Being a coeliac , I do worry about gluten free eating away from home. This hotel had seperate small table set away from all other food...
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, Sheffield, United Kingdom
1/30/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2020

Lovely

I don’t have anything to complain about. Lovely holiday. Lovely staff, food was nice was always something to eat and I am a very fussy eater. The breakfast was definitely the best. We stayed in...
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,
1/29/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2020

Absolutely fantastic break away

Wow!! After years of travelling around I have to say this is the nicest hotel we have ever been to. The hotel is clean and fresh and very well looked after. The rooms are lovely and spacious with a...
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,
1/28/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2020

Amazing winter break

Myself and my 16 yr old son have just returned back from this amazing hotel. Cannot fault anything rooms and outside areas were absolutey spotless. Food was plentiful and varied and always hot. If...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
1/25/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2020

Lovely Holiday

We booked through TUI as a last minute holiday. We had a lovely stay. If you’re looking for comfy beds, then this maybe isn’t the place. Lovely views and less than a 5 minute walk to the beach and...
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,
1/23/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples January 2020

WTF???

I don’t know where to begin. The worst hotel I’ve ever stayed, it’s not 4* at all! Room (bathroom ) was very dirty when we arrived. Toilet seat covered in brown ish something smeared all around ( see...
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,
1/23/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2020

Second visit and loved it both times.

Stayed from 13/1 till 20/1 this was our visit stayed at this hotel and would definitely return if we go back to lanzarote cant fault any of the staff very friendly. Entertainment team was brilliant...
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, Newcastle
1/23/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family January 2020

Nice hotel

Stayed for a week from the 16th. We had a lovely bungalow 3 rooms and 2 bathrooms. We thoroughly enjoyed the food and it was mostly hot which is difficult to achieve at a buffet. We didnt care for...
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,
1/22/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2020

Awesome place.

My 1st ever visit to Lanzarote and my 1st time ever all inclusive. I could not recommend the place more, i went with 2 mates for some winter sun and it did not disappoint, the weather was gorgeous...
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, Newport Isle of Wight
1/19/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2020

Absolutely Faultless holiday

On arrival receptionist went through everything with us gave us the pool towels which can be changed everyday between 10-2 also you can get your free bottle of water at the same time. Bungalow was...
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, England, United Kingdom
1/17/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2020

Fabulous

What a start to the holiday.... the room is great, spacious and in a fabulous location. Upon arrival the reception staff were so fluent in English, everything explained, pool towels given etc. We...
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, Rochester, United Kingdom
1/16/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2020

Deffo worth the price

Just came home from a weeks stay here. It was brilliant the buffet has so much variety each day and the food is good quality. The mexican restaurant was fantastic i cant rate it highly enough The...
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1/16/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples January 2020

5/10 wouldn’t visit again.

Came for a bit of January sun with partner and whole family, the second kiddy pool with the slides which was a major attraction for us was closed down for refurbishment (though when we asked one of...
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, Bristol, United Kingdom
1/14/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2019

Perfect Holiday

I travelled here in July with my family, 10 of us in total and we all had an amazing time. The rooms were lovely, the hotel grounds were pretty, the pools were nice (the one at the back of the...
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1/13/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2020

Great Hotel

Amazing last minute bargain, thanks TUI Love this hotel (still here😂) Polite hardworking staff Excellent food choices- at all mealtimes Immaculately clean Stunning rooms - 2 bed has 2 bathrooms...
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, Wrexham, United Kingdom
1/9/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family January 2020

Beautiful place

Everything about the holiday was perfect except the pools. They were freezing. Came here in June 2019 & January 2020 and they were cold both times so not the month. Location is brilliant, 10 minute...
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1/9/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2020

Pavel

Great family holiday would definitively go back. Special mention to pavel who made this holiday great entertainer with mini disco and games during the day. Pavel is also great with kids my daughter...
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, Cardiff, United Kingdom
1/8/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2020

Excellent hotel and entertainment

We are currently staying at the hotel and I would recommend this hotel to families. The daily entertainment is fantastic especially Pavel he is brilliant! I never really get involved in games but you...
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1/8/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2020

Fantastic hotel 🤩

I very rarely take the time to write reviews but know how important they are when making holiday choices. I rocked up with my family (2 families of 4) around 9pm Sunday 29th December. The welcome we...
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, England, United Kingdom
1/8/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2020

New Years holiday

We stayed for a week just after Christmas we have had a fantastic holiday so much so we are looking to come back next new year! My daughter loved the hotel and facilities and animation staff were all...
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, Portsmouth, United Kingdom
1/8/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
January 2020

Excellent Family Winter Break

We have just returned from a lovely winter break at the Rio Playa Blanca. The hotel was excellent. From the welcome to the departure every member of staff was truly welcoming. The hotel and rooms...
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, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
1/5/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family October 2019

Only suitable for families with children

Me and my mother came here for a break in October. The place it’s self is lovely and quite modern with a large pool area. The room/apartment was generally nice with lots of room. However the TVs...
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, Heemstede, The Netherlands
1/5/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family December 2019

Nice hotel

Nice hotel, friendly staff and clean rooms. Great location (just around the corner of a very nice beach). Food is good not great (variety could be improved). The swimming pool was COLD and the water...
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, Keighley
1/4/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2019

Fantastic Xmas break

We had an amazing week at this hotel. Our room was spotless with lots of storage space, the buffet restaurant was fantastic with plenty of options, I'm fussy but always had a full plate. We only...
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, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
1/1/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
November 2019

Really enjoyable stay, highly recommend

Stayed at the Rio Playa Blanca from 28th November to 5th December 2019. Had an amazing time. The room was great, spacious, clean, with 2 bathrooms and endless supply of hot water. Great that the...
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, Nottingham, United Kingdom
12/29/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family December 2019

Good but not as good as expected POOLS COLD (Single parent)

Stayed with 7 year old daughter. Food/drinks etc. as expected for 4* although only one drinks machines for tea/coffee at bar area which is very slow dispensing. Main restaurant good range and...
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, Torquay, United Kingdom
12/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
December 2019

Lovely time..

Lovely couple of days before Xmas.The accomadations all bungalows,so great if you don't sleep so well.Nobody upstairs or downstairs!Clean and nicely furnished.British tv channels,a fridge,a kettle.I...
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12/25/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples December 2019

Xmas break at the Hitel Rio Blanca

Cannot fault hotel grounds or cleanliness, but do not agree with having to pay for expressed coffee when we were AI!! Not only did we gave to pay for our expressed coffee, we were only allowed one...
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12/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2019

Nice Break Away

Great Location with a pleasant walk to the beach and shops close by. Couldn’t fault the hotel itself and it’s staff as they were loverly. Word of warning for TUI customers is to independently book...
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12/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2019

Fantastic hotel

We originally booked over in fuerteventura for two weeks however the hotel there wasn’t great and we had cockroaches in the room so we got the ferry over and stayed at Rio playa Blanca for four...
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, Christchurch, United Kingdom
12/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2019

Great winter sun break

Just returned from a weeks stay (family of 2 adults and 3 children - 2, 9 & 10) at the Rio Playa Blanca. Lovely hotel, very clean, room was spacious, good facilities for the kids on site and food...
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12/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family December 2019

Review of hotel rio

Hotel Rio good hotel. Sometimes rooms not cleaned. Sometimes food is repetitive but we wouldn’t of had a great holiday without these 2 certain members of the entertainment team. Simone and Marco...
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, South Wales
12/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2019

My Daughter’s 13th Birthday Week Celebrations

Amazing Holiday from beginning to end! Rooms, pools, cleanliness, staff, Everything was exceptional! The animation team were the friendliest I have come across. From the first day they remembered the...
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, Portsmouth
12/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
December 2019

Amazing, possibly the best we’ve stayed at

Just come back from a fabulous holiday at this hotel and really cannot fault it. I think one of the most fantastic things to witness was the way the staff were not only pleasant and helpful towards...
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12/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2019

ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!!!!

Came for a short break without the kids just to recharge before Christmas. CANNOT fault the place, food amazing, everywhere clean, staff lovely and friendly, Entertainment top notch, WiFi the best...
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, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
12/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway December 2019

ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL HOTEL

Having just returned from a 11 night stay with my husband and 2 friends I wanted to say what a brilliant holiday we had . Weather was a bit hit and miss and only got really hot sunshine days on the...
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, England, United Kingdom
12/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
December 2019

Lovely hotel

We really enjoyed this hotel, everywhere clean, rooms cleaned daily, bed linen and towels changed. Food excellent, salads especially good. Entertainment acts hired in were good 3-4 nights a week...
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12/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2019

Perfect!!

Having recently returned from the first class Rio Playa Blanca I felt it was worthy to submit an honest review. I found the whole complex stunning. Our room was spotless upon arrival and remained the...
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, portsmouth
12/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family December 2019

Our little familymoon

Stayed 1st till 8th dec On arrival we had to wait a short while for our room but this wasnt a problem as they pointed us in the direction of the snack bar and we were starving so all was gd Our room...
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, Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
12/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2019

Our stay in Lanzarote

Great place, lovely staff, fantastic food and accommodation. Hats off to the entertainment team. We had a great time and met some lovely people. Trips we organised through the Tui rep were great...
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, dorset
12/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
December 2019

Lovely chilled Short Break away

Stayed 1st Dec to 5th Dec for a girlie few days away in the sun. Such a lovely place to chill. Free Wifi was a bonus. Beach is about 15 minutes walk from the hotel. The main town is about 25 minute...
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, Heanor, United Kingdom
12/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2019

Lovely place

We stayed here nov 28 - dec 5. Having upgraded to the jacuzzi suite we were not dissapointed, the suite is very spacious, modern and clean, the grounds are very well kept as are the pools. The food...
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, Paignton, United Kingdom
12/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
December 2019

Excellent Stay

We have visited nearly all the Canary Islands over the years and always go all inclusive and the results are normally only okay especially where the food is concerned. This hotel was different and I...
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, Coventry, United Kingdom
12/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2019

Last min sun

Great hotel . Food plentiful staff very helpful.. bungalows cleaned every day .. Amstel on tap and plenty of cocktails to chose from. Animation very hard working and kept everyone entertained...
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, Corby, United Kingdom
12/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family November 2019

Lovely holiday

Visited this hotel with my 2 sons, the bungalows surrounded by palm trees very nice had everything we needed. Food was ok some better than others and meal times busy but we didnt go without enjoyed...
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12/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2019

Fantastic stay

We arrived just after 11pm on the 25th Nov and after collecting our keys , the lovely receptionist ushered us into the bar and told bar staff to let us have a drink ( all inclusive had finished at...
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, Plymouth, United Kingdom
12/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family November 2019

Fantastic hotel and staff. Would highly recommend

Well what an amazing time we had here. First time visiting Lanzorote. Family of four, children 5 and 1. Stayed for a week. Accommodation- what a lovely hotel. It is set out like lots of bungalows...
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11/30/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family November 2019

Great stay

We were a little apprehensive after reading some negative feedback in August and travelling with a child with special needs caused some concerns. I can categorically say in our experience it was all...
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, Rovrum
11/29/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2019

Nice relaxing stay.

Stayed for 11nights from 17/11, super bungalow, 1bedroom with Netflix on tv, 1 lounge with bbc tv, 1 other lounge, 2 walk in shower rooms( 1part open air), fridge, tea making, best air con ever, free...
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11/29/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family November 2019

Rio playa blanca, lanzarote

Just back from a week here and it is amazing,the food is great plenty of choice the hotel is immaculate the staff are friendly and helpful, the animation team are amazing especially the twins Simone...
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, Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
11/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2019

Nice Stay

We came on the 11th November for a week,had a smashing stay,the bungalows are lovely,spacious, in pretty gardens,nice and clean,food plentiful,good choice,always found something to eat,the desserts...
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, newport south wales
11/25/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples November 2019

Lovely rooms

Went for a week with my husband. Lovely hotel with bungalow type rooms. Our was lovely modern and clean. Lovely pool area with plenty of sun loungers. We didn’t go to it but also big pool and...
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, Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
11/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
November 2019

Miserable staff and ice cold pools

Good points: Lovely spacious, clean bungalows with immaculate grounds. Plenty of sun beds, so no need to be up at 6am to bag one. Free pool towels, free safe (if it works) in your room, a free...
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11/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
November 2019

Great hotel friendly staff and a great animation team

We have had one of the best holidays in years. Marco and simone lead a fantastic team . They all work well together and gelled so well as a team. They made us fell like family. Also the staff where...
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11/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
November 2019

Lynne

Just back from a week here with my daughter was a bit sceptical after reading the reviews. We were supposed to be going to the Sandos papagayo but we were informed that building work was being...
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, Salford, United Kingdom
11/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family November 2019

Shine on!

Absolutely fantastic holiday last week The villas are modern , clean and the grounds are well kept . All the public areas including pools and toilets were spotless throughout the week Restaurant...
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11/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2019

Fantastic holiday

From the moment we checked in staff we fantastic food amazing cleanest we've been in the bungalow was beautiful clean pool great entertainment great was really surprising for a last minute booking we...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
11/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
November 2019

great holiday

We are a couple in our 70.s and booked a last minute holiday at this hotel,What a surprise.we had had when we arrived.This complex is absolutely lovely lovely bungalows beautiful surroundings kept...
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, Nottingham, United Kingdom
11/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
November 2019

Poor attitude from staff

Upon arrival they had 2 of us instead of 3, consequently we only had 2 glasses, 2 mugs, 2 towels, 2 beds etc... we told them daily and daily they ignored us! The room wasnt cleaned properly at all...
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, Bolton, United Kingdom
11/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family November 2019

Amazingly great family holiday

5 adults 4 children 4 to 8. Food: great selection every night. Drinks: Ok cocktails could have been better, just minor thing. Rooms: clean no problems. Location: great 10min to beach Aqua park next...
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, Hull
11/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
November 2019

all inclusive at it's best !

Spent a lovely week here recently. Accommodation is arranged in rows of bungalows, all beautifully landscaped with palm trees and various colourful bushes. The whole complex is kept spotlessly...
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, Port Talbot, United Kingdom
11/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
November 2019

Never a 4 star and One Place Two Names ?

The Rio Playa Blanca / Lanzarote Village How can One Place Have 2 Names ? Well it is a Village and the Bungalows are Great as is the WIFI Through Out the Complex the Bungalows are cleaned Every Day...
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, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
11/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family November 2019

Wonderful ❤

We went after it changed from a village to hotel due to the time of year. It was still really good and lots to do. The all inclusive buffets were excellent every day. The wine is nice. The...
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, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
11/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
November 2019

Best Family Holiday we've had so far !!!! apart from the manager !

this will be along review be prepared !! I'll get my bad points out the way quickly, the resturant manager was rude and shouted and grabbed my little girl who is 8 for wearing her shorts and...
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, Penrith, United Kingdom
11/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2019

Great for families not so much for adults

What a great place for families with kids. Spacious well presented and clean rooms (more like a small bungallow without kitchen), well kept and looked after gardens. Food is changing daily more or...
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, Ringwood, United Kingdom
11/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2019

Good place to stay

We visited as a couple for 4 nights a short break . You can’t fault the accommodation food and very friendly. Obviously the weather is the main thing this time of year and it was mixed you think it’s...
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, Nottingham, United Kingdom
11/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
December 2018

Liked it whilei was there

not a place I would go back to, we are two adults, this place is more set up for the children, entertainment is none at all only for the children, have to say the room we had was amazing, was for 5...
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, Newport, United Kingdom
11/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
November 2019

It is not a 4 star Hotel

The only satisfactory thing about this hotel is that the bungalow rooms have recently been upgraded ,are spacious, well presented with comfortable beds. What badly lets the hotel down is the canteen...
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, Waterford, Ireland
11/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family November 2019

Fantastic holiday

We stayed for 7 nights with two teenagers the holiday village team had just ended but the new TUI animation team Simone Marco Kayla Daphne Jennifer Manon and Sinan were amazing they checked with...
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11/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Family holiday

The hotel is in a good location, 10 min walk maximum to flamingo beach & on the beach front is a nice walk with bars & restaurants. The rooms are of a good standard, they have USB sockets which is...
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11/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
October 2019

Excellent hotel and great location!

We have recently returned from an 11 night break from this hotel. We travelled as a family of two adults, a thirteen and twelve year old. Location: The hotel is well situated for a stroll to...
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11/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
October 2019

Excelent Family holiday

We as a family had a fantastic holiday here, 2 adults 2 children, staff here are always helpful and friendly, the food was always good, i don't understand some of the other reviews or see what they...
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, London, United Kingdom
11/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Close to brilliant beach and great for coeliacs

Stayed here for a week during half term while it was a Holiday Village; we feared it would be very busy and difficult to get food/drinks etc but this was never the case. It was also our first AI...
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11/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Brilliant Holiday & Amazing Entertainment Team

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in August at this Holiday Village. We had a 1 bedroom suite & it was lovely. Loads of room, 2 bathrooms, a fridge, kettle & a free safe. The hotel also provided free...
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10/29/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family June 2019

JImmy R

Stayed here in June with my wife and 14 year old daughter it was called the Holiday village by falcon, it was late when we arrived, the staff at check were frendily we were given a room at the far...
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10/27/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Very little not to like about this place

We have currently been here for a week, with a few more days to go. I can’t honestly see why there have been scathing reviews - we were worried about coming after reading some of the reviews on here...
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, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
10/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family February 2019

February Break

We visited this hotel in February 2019 as a family of 4 (kids age 8 and 10) The rooms were great, they had recently been refurbished so were nice and clean and fresh. I liked the fact that you had...
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10/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family October 2019

Nice stay

We have just returned from a week away at the Rio Playa Blanca and can honestly say we had a lovely time. We stayed in a nice, spacious and clean suite which suited us down to the ground. Other...
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10/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
October 2019

Great family holiday, always entertained

Visited the hotel with the family for a week in October and couldn't recommend it more. The apartments were quaint but sizeable and the bathrooms were amazing (especially the open air one!). The...
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, Clowne, United Kingdom
10/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family October 2019

Wouldn’t go again

I write this as a mother of 3 and a 2 year old and this was are 1st family holiday abroad and we was very disappointed in the hotel! This hotel carry’s the holiday village stamp if this was am...
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, Sheffield, United Kingdom
10/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
October 2019

A real gem

Spent a week in October at this hotel. The holiday village concept is fantastic for children and they are so well entertained that it is a relaxing holiday for the adults too. The hotel is...
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, Holbeach, United Kingdom
10/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

A fantastic holiday for our family

We arrived at Rio Playa Blanca on the 29th of September and stayed 11 nights. We travelled as a family of four ( 2 adults and 2 children aged 3 & 7). We throughly enjoyed our stay here. The room was...
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, Plymouth, United Kingdom
10/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family October 2019

Hl staff brilliant first choice staff must try harder

To put this in perspective we also visited holiday village Cyprus this year as well so have a direct comparison.Arrived mid morning reception staff lovely however they had to alert the rep team that...
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, Bebington, United Kingdom
10/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Amazing place faultless

Where do I start. Entertainment always something happening, shows of a night, get as involved as you want. Activities for the kids is constant a huge team offering all kinds of options for kids of...
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10/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
September 2019

Amazing family holiday

We just been on a weeks holiday, we have a 5 and 2 year old the rooms were immaculate and cleaned every day ! Super modern interior, pools and splash park was also great with a lot of room even when...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
10/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family September 2019

Fantastic!!

The hotel was so clean and well kept throughout our stay - I think they need to re think the rooms for a family cause it meant either the 2 year old or my partner was on sofa bed which is by the door...
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10/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family September 2019

Great family holiday

We stayed here for 10 nights and couldn't fault it, lovely rooms cleaned daily and the whole resort was clean! The staff work so hard and are always friendly, food was good always something to suit...
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, Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
10/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

Absolutely amazing!

I honestly could not fault anything at this complex! We went to holiday Village Lanzarote on the 26th September - October 3rd 2019. We got an incredibly cheap deal for all inclusive. All the...
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, Epsom, United Kingdom
10/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2019

Very good holiday

Like a earlier reviews the lead up to our holiday was spoilt because of the reports on sickness etc. So we were armed with medicines and anti bac wipes hoping for the best but luckily we didn’t need...
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, Bristol, United Kingdom
10/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
September 2019

Honest review

I have just got back from this great place 3/10/2019 The hotel staff all very good all helpful as others say the holiday homes are great and clean and modern The food is...
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, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
10/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
September 2019

NICE ROOM SHAME ABOUT THE NOISE

We had booked to go to HL Club Playa Blanca, but on arrived we were told we had been granted a free upgrade to the sister hotel HL Rio Playa Blanca, We did question why, but after a few minutes...
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, Cullercoats, United Kingdom
10/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

lovEly hollybobs

this is our last night of a week in this hotel and island. we have loved it. we haven't come with children it is just my hubby and i and it has been fabulous. there Is a pool away from the family...
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10/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family September 2019

Brilliant Swim academy

Stayed at the Holiday village for a week. Rooms were nice terrace was large enough. Entertainment was great. Never had a problem getting a sunbed. Booked my 3 year old daughter in for the swim...
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9/30/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family September 2019

Awesome week. Thank you Holiday Village Lanzarote

We've just got back from a great week away at Holiday Village, Lanzarote. The food was hot, everywhere was clean and cleaned regularly. The Italian and Mexican a la carte restaurants were lovely. The...
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, Ayrshire, United Kingdom
9/27/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
September 2019

Brilliant relaxing holiday

Just got home yesterday after a thoroughly enjoyable and relaxing week. Our room was spacious and modern with a good sized shower room and was cleaned daily. There was always something going on...
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9/27/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family September 2019

TUI nope not very good at all. Poor 4* hotel.

Just returned from 2 weeks here, party of 5. To be honest for us it varied from excellent to dreadful and a bit of everything in between. The HV side is very good with the swimming academy pair top...
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, cork
9/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family September 2019

Great place to stay

UI don’t normally write reviews but feel in this case I will as am shocked to see this is rated so low on trip advisor. We have a few days left of a 2 week stay and have had a wonderful time. There...
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, Bridlington, United Kingdom
9/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family September 2019

New Lanzarote Holiday Village - Amazing Holiday

Sad to leave such a great friendly place. Brief summary: Swim Academy.....well Emma and Lewis did a fabulous job of getting our 3 year old (almost) swimming. Eden loved every second of it. Kids...
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9/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family September 2019

Worst Holiday Village

Been here for a 2 week holiday. Going home Thursday night. Not really sure what to say that would encourage anyone to book here. We booked a Master Suite with jacuzzi (basically the best you can...
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, Deanshanger, United Kingdom
9/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
August 2019

What a fabulous family holiday

We booked a 2 week break for 6 of us, and like many we were concerned by the negative comments, both on this site and facebook, but we need not have worried. We have had a truly great holiday. The...
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, Kent, United Kingdom
9/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Lovely holiday

We stayed at the Rio Playa Blanca for 2 weeks in August 2019. We had a lovely holiday. The hotel is nice, clean and modern. Sebastian and his team make sure the hotel is clean, tidy and a great...
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, York, United Kingdom
9/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
September 2019

DISAPPOINTING FOR A HOLIDAY VILLAGE

I decided to put my review on Trip Advisor as if you add to Hotel Rio/Holiday Village Facebook page they delete any negative comments. We arrived at Holiday Village on the 10th September with high...
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9/17/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
September 2019

HOLIDAY VILLAGE - GREAT FAMILY HOLIDAY had by all - couple of issues need addressing

We booked a week's stay at the Holiday Village Lanzarote (holiday village march til october) which is also knows as HL Rio Playa Blanca. There was a group of 14 ranging from 4 years to 60 years...
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, World
9/17/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family August 2019

The guests ruin it ...

We were so excited to try this new holiday village after Rhodes last year. On arrival lovely and welcomed with a drink and given keys etc. Room was a standard twin but enough space for us and two...
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9/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family July 2019

First choice and tui just as useless

As you can see sewage problems and the smell because they just scattered it outside our master suite room when we had a blocked shower. We paid a lot of money to have a hot tub maintenance and...
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, Cork, Ireland
9/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
August 2019

Fantastic Holiday

Please ignore the bad reviews, this is a wonderful place to go for your holiday, the hotel staff are very friendly and helpful. We stayed in a garden suite for the two weeks, wonderfully spacious and...
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, St Helens, United Kingdom
9/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
August 2019

Ignore the poor reviews

We were going to cancel and TUI said we could swap. We didn’t so here is the need to know which maybe helpful: - sunbeds get up early (however we went 18th August for 11 nights so it may be quieter...
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9/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2019

Fantastic Holiday

We felt we had to leave a review as we have just had a wonderful holiday at the holiday village/Rio. The reviews had caused us some anxiety but we are so pleased we didn’t cancel. The accommodation...
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, Portsmouth, United Kingdom
9/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
September 2019

The only regret I have is not staying more than a week

Honestly, I don't know how to start writing this review so I can persuade everyone that this can be one of the best holidays you could have around. I booked an all-inclusive holiday here with TUI for...
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9/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
August 2019

I probably wouldn’t return until it was more established ed as a HV

Firstly, we had an amazing holiday and the the hotel was amazing but I would probably pick another holiday village over to returning to this one. Perhaps I am being a little picky but this didn’t...
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, hersham
9/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family September 2019

Far better than current 3 1/2 star average

This place is excellent value for money. The food is outstanding from breakfast to buffet and the tex mex and Italian are great additional restaurants to book. Steaks cooked to perfection. Stayed for...
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9/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Excellent family holiday

We stayed here for 2 weeks in June, 2 adults, a 4 year old and 1 year old. First visit to holiday village and loved it. Our 4 year old loved the kids club and entertainment. We mainly used the...
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9/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family September 2019

American Diner Restaurant

You are can eat here once a week by booking at reception either at 18.00 or 19.30 You help yourself to starters and desserts drinks are table service The food was cooked to perfection by Jean...
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9/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family August 2019

Identity Crisis

I'd never stayed in a holiday village before, but after a glowing recommendation from a family member with a young family themself decided to try the Lanzaraote version. To be blunt, I was...
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, London, United Kingdom
9/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2019

A fun week in the sun!

Booked a week away for the family. Had never done a Holiday Village before but done various other Canary Island AI’s. Travelled as a family of 4, kids ages 13 & 11, stayed in a garden suite. The...
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, Suffolk, United Kingdom
8/31/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2019

Awesome holibobs

Was ace! No complaints here as a family of 4, travelling with a family of 3. Food as expected for a holiday village - we’ve been to Tunisia x2, Tenerife and kos so this was our 4th hv destination...
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, County Mayo, Ireland
8/31/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2019

Had a great time.

We stayed here from 11th-18th August, I was very worried about coming after seeing bad reviews. But there was no need. We stayed in the suite, which was spotless, and had a separate bedroom, a...
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8/31/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Family holiday with excellent facilities for all ages.

This is our 4th holiday village and would have no hesitation to rebook in the future. Staff so polite and friendly, work so hard to keep the place spotless. HV crew amazing especially Cory ( the kids...
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8/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

HL Rio ( holiday village ) playa Blanca Lanzarote

Read a fair few poor reviews before we flew out but nothing was further from the truth. Hotel is immediately clean. Rooms are good size and have all your needs. Food was fantastic. Staff very...
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8/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Best place for a fun filled family holiday, so much to do!

So we got back early hours Sunday morning #hvblues, the hotel is clean, main areas and toilets etc are cleaned throughout the day, food plentiful, for so many guests. Its hard to please everyone...
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, Hampshire, United Kingdom
8/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Amazing time

We stayed in a superior room - 2 adults, 2 children. Room lovely and clean, loads of space. Food was absolutely what you'd expect from an all inclusive, lovely fruit, fresh salad and meats. Pizza...
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8/25/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2019

Entertainment Top Notch

Finally getting round to my honest review of HV Lanzarote ☀️ ☀️ We stayed from 8 - 22 August 2019 in a suite - 2 adults and 2 kids (13 and 9 years old). Pics of suite are shown in my post for your...
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, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
8/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
August 2019

Great Holiday Village family holiday!

We have just returned after 11 nights here and had a great time. Like a lot of people we were very anxious in the run up due to the reviews and we very nearly changed hotel at the last minute...
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, Exeter, United Kingdom
8/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Lovely holiday!

After reading all the recent reviews I was quite anxious about staying at this hotel. However I needn’t have been. Hard to believe we were staying in the same hotel. We came as a group of 8; 4...
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, stoke on trent
8/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
August 2019

Very enjoyable holiday

After reading reviews on here I was hesitant about going. I needn’t have been. We had an amazing time with our grandchildren. Yes the hotel still has some minor issues (for me it was the lack of...
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8/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Best Holiday Ever

We've only just got home from this amazing place. After reading some of the reviews we were to say the least a bit nervous, let's be honest it's not the cheapest holiday and our first time at a...
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, Rushden, United Kingdom
8/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

First, but not last, visit!!

We came here as a family, two parents and a teenage girl. We chose a Holiday Village to keep her busy. It was our first experience, after villa and self catering hols, and we loved it!! From the...
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8/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family September 2018

Love the place!

Went as a family of 5 with 2 teenagers and a toddler and we all loved it. Pool is huge and spacious all around, plenty of sunbeds and never struggled to get one. Food was great for vegetarians as...
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, Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
8/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family August 2019

Average hotel however a terrible stench...

I rarely leave reviews but though I’d share my thoughts on this hotel. The staff are friendly and the entertainment facilities are adequate. The food is ok, but nothing special. I did however really...
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8/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
July 2019

Not reaching it's potential

Stayed here at the end of July for a week. Really impressed when we arrived. Hotel area itself looks quite pretty with the bungalows, rooms are basic but modern. My eldest was happy there were USB...
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, Epsom, United Kingdom
8/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

A fantastic holiday

We just returned from 2 weeks away, 2 adults and 2 children, aged 5 & 7. We had no issues with illness or sickness. There was one day around the pool where 1 or 2 families were going round talking...
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, Durham, United Kingdom
8/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
July 2019

Stay Somewhere else have a rethink TUI.....4T??

We stayed at the hotel between 25th July and 5th August 2019 and I travelled with my husband and two children aged 13 and 8. We have been to HV Aliathon and HV Kos twice so know what a 4T HV should...
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, London, United Kingdom
8/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
August 2019

Great TUI Holiday Village Experience

This was a great Holiday Village with - excellent facilities for the children and all brand new - the rooms were spacious and modern with all amenities needed although if you want a bath for a baby...
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8/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family July 2019

HV Lanzarote 15/07/19 - 29/07/19

We travelled with our 3 children and friends who also have 4 children. (Ages range from 4-9yrs) This was our 5th holiday village so we had a good idea of what to expect. The entertainment team were...
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, Grimsby, United Kingdom
8/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Hv lanzarote

A review from us! Been to 3 other hv’s menorca Tenerife Cyprus! So we knew the deal with hv! Arrived late Sunday evening check in quick n painless though they were very busy! There was a cold...
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, Watford, United Kingdom
8/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Great holiday

Myself, my husband and our boys aged 10&12 have just returned from a fantastic 10 days here. The whole experience from arriving in Lanzarote to leaving was excellent. Having read mixed reviews we...
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8/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family August 2019

So wanted to give this 5 stars

Myself husband and 5 yr old boy had a 2 week stay here from 21 July. We arrived around 9pm and was greeted by Jake the rep who was lovely and started having banter with us. We were given a lovely...
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, England, United Kingdom
8/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family August 2019

We wouldn't return

The positives: We arrived home late last night after a week at Holiday Village Lanzarote. The HV reps are outstanding and if I were rating this hotel based on them it would easily get 5 stars. The...
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, Glasgow, United Kingdom
8/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family July 2019

HV Lanzarote - needs improvement.

We stayed as a family of three the first two weeks of July this year. There are two parts to this review. The HV entertainment side and then the hotel. The entertainment at the hotel was really...
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, Glasgow
8/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
June 2019

Holiday Village Review - Summer 2019

After reading previous reviews about people cancelling, I was aprehensive about coming here. Need not have worried. We werw there with our 13 year old daughter. Most of the activities/clubs are aimed...
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, Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
8/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family July 2019

Holiday village lanzarote. where to start

Ive got to start on some positives, as the first 6 days was great of our trip. The staff work very hard to keep the day full and jam packed for everyone. Reece (sorry if its spelt wrong) and Emma put...
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8/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family July 2019

Holiday Village Lanzarote

We had a nice time, however a very windy resort and cooler evenings. So make sure you have a cardigan, zip up jacket etc with you. The splash area with slides, the only downside there is no loungers...
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, newcastle
8/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2019

relaxing holiday but some issues

This was my first holiday abroad as a single parent without extended family. after reading some of the previous reviews I was dreading going and even considered cancelling as I was so worried...
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8/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2019

Amazing family holiday would 100% return!!!

We arrived on the 16th July 2019 as the hotel was reaching its peak and after reading some previous reviews we were nervous... but we really didn't need to be! The hotel looked lovely the refurb...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
8/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family August 2019

NOT Holiday Village standard! Do not book!

Firstly I had read a lot of bad reviews about this place just before I came but I thought I would make my own opinion. Arrival - everything ready for us, room ready etc. Asked for a baby bath and...
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7/31/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2019

Fun holiday

Was a bit concerned before arriving here after reading some of the reviews, but had no need too because things were good. Stayed here 11/07-25/07/19 in a master suite 1182 , 2 bedrooms,2 bathrooms...
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, Lanzarote, Spain
7/30/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family July 2019

Nice place BUT

Nice clean complex nice staff BUT it's like being in the 1980s having to beat the Germans to the sun loungers this time it's mainly us Brits if you want a sun loungers you need to be up at 0700 and...
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7/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family July 2019

Family holiday

Well I was impressed when we arrived and was told to go and have food as it was closing soon. After a long day this was very welcome. When we got to our room it was full of flies thought this was...
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, Peterborough, United Kingdom
7/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2019

Great holiday with some room for improvement

My review of our week here (arrived 30th May) travelled as a party of 8. 4 adults and 4 children (age 7, 7, 3 and 2) Arrival: transfer from the airport was quick even though we were the last drop...
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, Glasgow, United Kingdom
7/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2019

Fantastic Holiday

Was very worried as this was our first visit to Lanzarote, and we had read some bad reviews regarding this hotel. We spent 11 nights and had a fantastic time. Bus transfer from airport was about 35...
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, Market Drayton, United Kingdom
7/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family July 2019

Stay away-simply terrible

The food here is terrible, everything is fried or cooked in sauce, kids just help themselves with no parent supervision, the drinks aren’t much better, no zero/diet drinks, even though you are served...
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, Belfast, United Kingdom
7/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2019

Fantastic!!

In my honest opinion, I’m starting to think that people are purposely posting untrue or inaccurate reviews for this hotel in an attempt to cost them trade. The reason I believe this is down to having...
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, Stowmarket, United Kingdom
7/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2019

Last full day here of a weeks stay

So, here it is, my review. I always try and review a place whilst I am still here as it helps me to focus my mind and keeps it in real time and in the moment. Firstly, I do read TripAdvisor reviews...
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, Leeds, United Kingdom
7/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2019

Recent addition to the HV Club

This was the first week of July, so it's still a fairly 'new' addition to the HV collection, but it's a converted hotel - not somewhere new. This is also my 3rd stay in a HV hotel within 12 months...
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7/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2019

Great hotel, lovely location, amazing entertainment

My husband and I stayed here with our 6 year old for the first week of July. I had read some of the negative reviews but kept an open mind. On arrival, reception staff were friendly and efficient, so...
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7/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

What a great Holiday

We visted here for 2 weeks in June and myself,husband and 2 kids aged 10 and 4 had an absolutely wonderful time. Rooms were bright and spacious and well cleaned and maintained during our stay. When...
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7/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family June 2019

Spent the whole week sick in our room

We had the worst week when visiting in June. I have made a complaint directly to TUI on the 17th June on our return home but I am yet to receive a response. Having spoken to the flight manager on...
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7/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family July 2019

Noise!

How this hotel has the audacity to call itself quiet is astonishing! I'll start straight out and say I have not stayed here, that hasn't stopped me becoming intimately acquainted with the...
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, Saltcoats, United Kingdom
7/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family July 2019

Holiday Village lanzarote

Had a good enough holiday, but sadly still alot needing done to bring it up to the standard of a Holiday Village. Don't get me wrong hotel is taking notes and every day they are trying there best to...
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7/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family June 2019

Not what we were sold !!!

Had a fun enough holiday, weather was great and kids enjoyed themselves. However we were told this was a brand new holiday village, it is actually a old hotel that has been renovated! The first...
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, UK
7/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family July 2019

You get what you pay for.

Had a good price for this hotel. 2.4k for 10 nights AI for 3 people in a garden suite. Room was ok with nice view but one of the bathrooms smelt really bad. Reported it 3 times but nothing was done...
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, Scotland, United Kingdom
7/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

PERFECT!!!

We visited the hotel rio playa blanca (holiday village) in June/July and have recently only just got home. We couldn't have asked for a better holiday for my wee family. The food was amazing. A big...
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7/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Excellent Family Holiday

We returned from the Holiday Village Lanzarote at the end of June. We had a wonderful 2 weeks there. We're a family of 4 and this is our 3rd holiday village. The reps, kids club and ents team are 5...
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, Exeter, United Kingdom
7/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

So much better than reviews would have you believe

We went for the last 2 weeks in June. My 3 year old had THE best time whether it was in kids club, at the night time entertainment, in the pool or watching her favourite programs on Netflix. We had a...
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, Swindon, United Kingdom
7/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Great family holiday 👍👍👍

Stayed at the New Holiday Village Lanzarote ( refurbished from hotel Rio Blanca) for 11 days from the 20th of June, 3 adults and 3 children 11,8,& 3, after reading some negative reviews before...
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, stoke on trent
6/30/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family June 2019

Not the best

Went here beginning of June with my wife,son 12 and daughter 1.Been to hv Rhodes before and this hotel is no where near the standard of Hv Rhodes.Rooms were ok not the best but certainly not the...
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6/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2019

Super hotel

Myself and my family have just come back from a what only can be described as the best holiday we have ever had.we arrived quite early in the day to the holiday village we checked into the hotel with...
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6/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2019

Loved it!

Came here with my husband & 2 kids & had the best time! Food was great, alcohol was generous & staff were amazing. The entertainment team were the face of our holiday - Davey, Georgia, Georgia & Tony...
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, Cardiff, United Kingdom
6/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Great hotel! Don’t be put off by bad reviews!

We are on day 3 of our holiday at the hotel HL Rio playa Blanca/ Holiday Village Lanzarote. I booked this holiday over a year ago and we were so excited to come, booked a master suite with hot tub...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
6/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family February 2019

Nice winter break

We visited here in February. We really enjoyed our stay overall. We stayed in a superior room which was a good size. The open terrace was however annoying due to our young children. Maids were ok...
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, Trowbridge, United Kingdom
6/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2019

Great time with 2 young girls

This place has so much to do there just isn’t enough hours in the day!! Holiday clubs, pool activities, widget shows, evening entertainment, swimming pools, and the beach!! No issues with...
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, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
6/17/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family June 2019

Great stay

After a lot of negative reviews from both trip advisor & Facebook I was unsure as to whether to change our holiday, however we’ve been to a few holiday villages so we knew what to expect from the...
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6/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family June 2019

Holiday village great, hotel itself average

Stayed as a family of 4 with a 4 year old and 1 year old in the second week of June knowing it has only just turned into a holiday village. Arrival: gone 9pm but greeted by friendly rep and room...
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, Great Sankey, United Kingdom
6/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Great hotel, great holiday

We stayed at this hotel at the start of June 19, for 7 nights. We have had a brilliant time and are very sad to come home. My daughter cried for hours about leaving! I’m aware of a number of bad...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
6/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2019

Fantastic family holiday

We stayed at the holiday village Lanzarote from 27/05/2019 for 2 weeks and had a brilliant family holiday. The first week of the holiday was during the May half term holidays so the hotel was at...
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6/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family May 2019

Great family hotel

We stayed during the May half term and had a 7 and 9 year old. The food was delicious and we never had to queue long. The children enjoyed the simple english food and the drinks were great too. Our...
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6/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

A fantastic stay at the HV Lanzarote

I stayed at HV Lanzarote with my 2 boys (aged 3 and 7 months) and my mum for a week at the beginning of June. Here is my honest review... Reception - Staff were always friendly and went out of their...
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, Stockport, United Kingdom
6/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
June 2019

Much work to be done

I write this with a bit of a heavy heart. There are some good things about this hotel. The rooms are lovely, the staff are hardworking and the HV reps are great. However, there are massive...
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6/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family May 2019

Staff fantastic, tummy bug NOT!

if this review had been written about the first 3 days of holiday it would be a different story the hotel is lovely and so is the staff, the Italian and tex mex restaurants seem a little pointless...
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6/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2019

Great holiday

Hi, So we just returned early this morning from a week in HV Lanzarote. I was getting a bit concerned when reading the reviews before I went, but I needn't have been, we had a great holiday. We...
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6/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family June 2019

Worst hotel ever experienced.

This hotel is so bad it had me in tears on the first night of arriving, poor start to a two week holiday. The room doors do not lock from the inside meaning that my two year old was able to let...
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, Honiton, United Kingdom
6/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family May 2019

Worst holiday ever

Don't be fooled by all the wonderful pics! Just got back home and never been so glad to be! I spent 4k on three of us (my fiancée, 14 year old daughter and myself) on what was supposed to be my...
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, Shropshire, United Kingdom
6/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family May 2019

Not the best...

A holiday of mixed feelings sadly. Stayed for 2 weeks end of May. HV reps were brilliant and kids clubs were great too. Special shout out to Rhys and Emma the Football Academy coaches - I really...
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, King's Lynn, United Kingdom
6/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family May 2019

Our experience...It's better than OK!

We stayed in a Master Suite, two bedrooms and a hot tub. As it opened as a Holiday Village on May 1st, everything was like brand new. Our Suite was superb, at the back of the hotel, out of the way...
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6/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family May 2019

Holiday village from hell

Firstly let’s start with positives entrainment team and hv club are hard working bunch and put on a good show. Their are not enough facilities for the people staying all sun beds are gone at 8.00 am...
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, Grimsby, United Kingdom
6/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples April 2019

Holiday from hell 😡😡😡

The worst holiday I have ever had in my life. They changed the name of the hotel 48hrs into our stay without any notice and it turned into a complete nightmare. It’s was like sat in a nursery during...
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6/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family May 2019

Hotel review

This is a review of the hotel itself, not the holiday village aspect. Stayed in a master suite, newly refurbished, modern and really nice, lots of space, finished to a high standard. The gardens are...
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, Barnsley, United Kingdom
6/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family May 2019

Disappointed

This was our first trip to a Holiday Village, so we were hoping for great things. The entertainment team are great with the kids, that cannot be faulted. However there is very little entertainment...
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5/31/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family May 2019

New Holiday Village

•Location Great nice 10min walk to the beach and few shops/restaurants. •Food Average all inclusive.. We was there May half term and the main restaurant isn't big enough.. Drinks machines empty, no...
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5/30/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

Large family group stay 😁

We're just back from a week at HV Lanzarote...feels strange being back! 17 of us went as a big family group,we all had rooms near each other which was perfect. The rooms were all lovely...clean,well...
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, Cologne, Germany
5/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

Excelent family Holiday

After staying in this Hotel a few years ago, which was ok, i thought I will give it another try and booked 1 week all inclusive with my partner and our 2 kids. We were not disappointed at all. Our...
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, Sunderland, United Kingdom
5/27/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway November 2018

fantastic

Stayed in this hotel November 2017 for two weeks and had a fantastic time. The bungalows were very spacious and cleaned regularly. The choice of food was brilliant - always lots of choice and very...
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, Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
5/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family May 2019

Overall good but some slight tweaks would make it even better

We stayed at the new Holiday Village for a week at the start of May and overall we had a great time. Check in was during the evening and unfortunately there was only one member of staff working that...
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, Lincoln, United Kingdom
5/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family May 2019

New holiday village review

I would like to start by saying this is not the usual type of holiday I would pick but thought I would give it a try. I travelled with my husband and 3 year old son, we stayed in a superior twin...
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5/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family May 2019

Enjoyable holiday

Just back from the holiday village the rooms were lovely ,but could do with a hook to keep the patio door from blowing shut , the whole complex is very clean and tidy,main pool was very busy but...
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5/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

Great holiday

I came here for a week holiday with my wife and 2 teenage children, we had a great holiday, the entertainment was brilliant davey stood out for me, and id like to mention corey, from day 1 he was...
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, Leeds, United Kingdom
5/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family May 2019

Fun filled holiday

We stayed at the holiday village Lanzarote in the first 2 weeks in May. The first choice staff were incredible and the kids club is of the standard you would pay a lot of money for on England, we...
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, Derby, United Kingdom
5/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family May 2019

An honest review

Not a great holiday village, food needs improvement, evening entertainment after 21.00 needs an overall, the standard rooms are clean but the pull out beds are rock hard. The terrace is not private...
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5/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

Fantastic! Clean! Fun.

I'm a germaphobe and I carry bleach spray and wipes with me. They were not needed. The whole park was clean, tidy and well maintained. The staff were extremely polite, helpful and friendly from the...
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5/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

Great place, loved it

We had an absolutely great time as a family of 4 with two young girls (3 and 10 months). The hotel staff were lovely and were always trying to make my youngest smile at every meal time. The TUI staff...
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, Bridgend, United Kingdom
5/17/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

AWESOME FANTASTIC FAMILY HOLIDAY!

Arrival Thursday 25th April - Thursday 2nd May 2019 Me and Partner booked this holiday as a late deal in March. It was our first time coming to Lanzarote! Plus it was our first time going abroad...
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, Wilmslow, United Kingdom
5/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

Now Hotel Village Lanzarote

Cannot find fault. 12 of us stayed for 11 nights ranging from 5 months to 54 years. Twin room with jacuzzi bey8nd expectation. All staff very helpful and pleasant. The rep team were amazing...
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, Dublin, Ireland
5/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family May 2019

Not what you would expect from a HV

I was blocked for the Facebook page of this resort for posting the photograph comment. Here is my response I have been following this page and have noticed that anyone with less then a positive...
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5/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

Fantastic week with the family

We have just returned from a fantastic week at Holiday Village lanzarote. It was the first week as a holiday village and we were really pleased. The first choice holiday village staff are second to...
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, Doncaster
5/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2019

Good value family holiday

We went for a family holiday, upon arrival the reception is a bit basic but the rooms were great. We had a superior twin room and it was lovely. The whole place was spotless and we loved the open...
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, Hull
5/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples April 2019

It's Butlino's in the Sun, read on or book in peril.

I have never hated a holiday resort this much. We were desperate to leave. If Ruth Madock was there calling hi de hi over the public address you could be in Maplins ! I need to say the Hotel staff...
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, Playa Blanca, Spain
5/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family December 2018

Try a different hotel

We stayed at this hotel over the new year, there was only one bar staff so the queue was always massive and the pools were freezing. On one night in the bar watching the 'entertainment', one of the...
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5/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2019

Amazing holiday!

Had a lovely week at this hotel, first time all inclusive and first holiday in over 7 years and couldn’t of asked for a better place to stay. The food was amazing, the staff were really polite, the...
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4/29/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family December 2018

Family break before Christmas

Visited HL Rio Playa Blanca at Christmas time last year and have been wanting to write this review for a few months now. We had a late flight into Lanzarote and the hotel wasn’t that far from the...
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, Honiton, United Kingdom
4/29/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples April 2019

Not for us

Went to HL Rio last week 21/4/19 to the 28th. Firstly I would like to say Lanzarote was too windy the week some days literally blowing a Hooley so not enjoyable; lovely island great people but...
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, Bradford, United Kingdom
4/27/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples April 2019

Disappointing end

Have just returned from a week in this hotel, and was disappointed with the ending...newly renovated hotel consisting of little bungalows which were lovely. Food was nice, not much choice for a...
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4/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2019

A special gem of a hotel!

Myself and my boyfriend have just returned after a 7 night break. Food All food was exceptional; breakfast had a fantastic variety of sweet and savoury with British sausage and bacon. Healthy...
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4/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2019

Good family holiday

Rio Playa Blanca was a beautiful hotel, it was just myself & 2 children under 5... the reception staff where not very helpful, on arrival I had to cart 3 cases and hand luggage alone with no help...
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, London, United Kingdom
4/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
April 2019

Not 100% a 4 Star Hotel

We stayed at the Rio Playa Blanca (HL) for 7 nights. It's advertised as a 4* Hotel Resort; however, we've believed that's not the correct rating for this Hotel at this stage. Room was very...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
4/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2019

Really good holiday

Just got back after a week here, we had a really good holiday with our 2 children. Complex was very nice and the restaurant was good with good food choices, although they did seem a little under...
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, Cornwall, United Kingdom
4/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples April 2019

Disappointed

Paid £1600 for 10 days. Spent £500 on eating out due to the poor food quality ! Kids picking at food with their fingers as their penta watched. 4 waiters for a 300 cover restaurant ! 1 coffee...
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4/17/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples March 2019

Shower tiles

Myself and my partner are regular visitors to Lanzarote but we usually stay in teguise, friends had recommended to us to try playa Blanca, so hence we booked up to stay at Rio and was really looking...
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, Sunderland, United Kingdom
4/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family March 2019

Lovely Family Break

We stayed at the Hotel HL Rio Playa Blanca at the end of March for a last minute 5 night break in the sun with out 2 year old little boy. We arrived quite late in the evening and the staff on...
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, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
4/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2019

Budget break

We stayed at the Hotel for a week after booking a cheap last minute deal. Check in was speedy, no issues at all. Our room was a standard room, it was decorated fine and was clean. During our stay...
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4/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples April 2019

Honest review - 4*

Stayed for a week from the 4th April. Honest review of all areas (including some things we wish would want to know before we booked). Transfer and check in - transfer was around 30 mins. Check in...
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4/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2019

Honest

Stayed here for a week from 4/4, lovely hotel quick check in, was sent straight to the dinner hall so we could get something to eat before it closed (which we’ve now found rare in many hotels) so...
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, Bristol, United Kingdom
4/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2019

Pay extra for the suite

We had two garden suites, one for ourselves one for our teenage kids. Perfect they had a bedroom each and bathroom each. Whilst we had two bathrooms including an outdoor one which was magnificent...
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, Manchester, England, United Kingdom
4/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family March 2019

Lovely hotel

Absolutely loved this hotel. The staff were so friendly and welcoming, especially to our young daughter. The rooms were spotless and well presented. TV's have Netflix on them if you want to log into...
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, Sudbury, United Kingdom
4/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family March 2019

Special birthday holiday

Long but honest review! We absolutely adored our holiday. We booked this hotel because we got a very good deal for the hot tub room and wanted something a bit more ‘special’ for my 30th. Well we...
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, paignton, devon
4/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
April 2019

Great weather made the week

Came back from a weeks holiday last Sunday , first the positive , the place was spotlessly clean , staff clearing tables / bins / pool area constantly and noticed majority of guests followed suit and...
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, Rochdale, United Kingdom
4/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples April 2019

Needs Improvement

Me and my hubby stayed for a week at beginning of April. First, the good bits....we stayed in a suite and have to say that it's probably one of the nicest rooms we have ever stayed in. The suite was...
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, Bridgnorth, England, United Kingdom
4/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples March 2019

Good hotel but not 4*

Stayed here for a week during March, was quite skeptical after reading negative reviews but were pleasantly surprised. The accommodation was all nice and new and of a good size. We liked that the...
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, Chester, United Kingdom
4/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

brill

Stayed in March this hotel is excellent clean tidy the food excellent the staff are brill you could even see the managers walking round doing there bit. so that is why i can not understand the bad...
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, Denbighshire, United Kingdom
4/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

Very clean hotel

Stayed here for a short break, could not fault this hotel, lovely bungalows around the pool area. This was a very clean hotel, all staff worked very hard. All bungalows have been refurbished to a...
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4/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

Lovely stay- would recommend!

Week stay with partner. The hotel looks so lovely when you arrive and the check in is easy! Rooms were amazing and so spacious. Rooms were clean and modern. Nice seating area outside room. Fridge in...
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, Swansea, United Kingdom
4/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
March 2019

Lovely clean hotel

Arrived at this hotel for a week on the 21st march. The receptionists were very friendly. The rooms our like bungalows all in rows.they are very clean with a fridge and settees in lounge area. The...
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3/31/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
March 2019

Wouldn’t go again!

Very clean and enjoyed food. Just wasn’t my type of hotel. Felt it was more holiday camp than hotel. Nowhere to sit and relax, felt that they just wanted you to eat and leave! Dining room was just...
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, Torpoint, United Kingdom
3/30/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

So-So

My wife and myself stayed here from 17/24th March 2019. We were impressed with some parts but less than impressed with others.Check in was seamless, swift, imformative and very helpful. Less than...
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3/27/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

Superb Hotel Recently Refurbished.

Most of the pictures here do not do this hotel justice. Nearly all of the rooms have been refurbished to a very good standard. They are very clean and look very modern. My wife and I stayed here...
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, Mansfield
3/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family March 2019

Good but needs tweaks

Main restaurant - needs another coffee machine. One coffee machine serving filter coffee which was very strong coffee and one machine serving fancy coffees which everyone queued for at breakfast. At...
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, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
3/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family March 2019

A lovely sized resort. Mobility / accessibility notes at end of review.

We had a March holiday here as a family, including my disabled mother. Notes on accessibility will be at the end. This is a lovely resort. It's laid out in rows of joined double bungalows, most of...
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, Paris, France
3/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family March 2019

Great stay so far

Lovely hotel ,the bungalows are brilliant.spotless clean everywhere and staff are great.one gripe and that was over the pool towels , 3 times I attended reception to get towels to be told each time...
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, Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
3/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family March 2019

AMAZING HOTEL

We came as a family of 3 on the 10th March for a week and had the best time ever . We had a 4 year son that love his holiday everything from the swimming pools to the mini disco and entertainment. A...
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, Gravesend, United Kingdom
3/17/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway March 2019

Just spent a week for winter sun and birthday celebration

Hotel lovely and clean, rooms great especially the shower, the lighting and lack of a mirror in the bedroom was a bit of a nuisance. Could not fault the food or most of the staff pool freezing which...
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, Plymouth, United Kingdom
3/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

Great place

Great place to relax and unwind. The whole resort/holiday village was clean and well maintained - pools, gardens, the bars & restaurants. Our bungalow was very spacious, with good sized built-in...
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, Doncaster
3/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

Lovely holiday

Almost at the end of a weeks stay in this lovely hotel. The rooms are beautiful, very modern and clean and have everything you could need, also plenty of room. Food is very good with lots of choices...
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, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
3/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

Fantastic

A fantastic place, got to be one of the best resorts I’ve stayed in. We stayed in the master suite and it had its own jacuzzi, if you can upgrade you won’t be disappointed. We had other family...
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, Burntwood, United Kingdom
3/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway March 2019

Fab hotel

Before visiting there were mixed reviews about the hotel which worried us! But these were all unfounded!!!! The staff were friendly, our bungalow accommodation was light, bright, clean and tidy...
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, Derbyshire, United Kingdom
3/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples March 2019

Budget holiday

Booked as a last minute cheap holiday. Checking in was very slow as their was a lot of people to check in with only two receptionist working. First impressions were nice but small. Our room was...
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3/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family March 2019

Hotel very good 4.5 / 5

My only real gripe is that the coffee machine is inadequate for the volume of people using it. All the food and drinks was very good. I explained that we had vegetarians dinning and staff provided...
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, London, United Kingdom
3/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

Nice hotel but poor entertainment

My partner and I came here for 5 days beginning of March, weather was hot but windy at times especially after 7pm so take a cardigan! We had the master suite with the jacuzzi which was lovely but...
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3/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family March 2019

Much better than expected!

After reading the reviews around January time I must admit I was apprehensive about going to this hotel but I needn't have been it's one of the better package holiday hotels I've stayed in over the...
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, Krakow, Poland
3/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

Worth it.

Really nice place, the bungalows were renovated recently, everything is clean and brand new. The staff was nice, the food in the restaurant is good, we stayed for 7 days all inclusive and could not...
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, Bristol, United Kingdom
3/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
March 2019

Great place

This recently refurbished hotel certainly provides a great all inclusive holiday. The staff were all efficient and friendly, the bungalow was spotlessly clean and kept so by the maids. We were...
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, Wigan, United Kingdom
3/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family February 2019

If You Like Pina Colada 🍹🎶

The hotel is beautiful, clean and definitely suited to all family types. All the staff were lovely and friendly and willing to help whenever we needed any assistance. All the food on offer was...
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, Devon, United Kingdom
3/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples February 2019

Good bad and ugly

The soon to be holiday village !!!! Aware of the building work for amphitheatre and play park did not cause any problems to our stay Check in was about 45 mins long queue, reception tiny and could...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
3/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples February 2019

bungalows quite a walk

we assumed we were saying in a hotel we both have mobility problems i have had knee surgery so when i found our accomodation was a fair walk across the grounds to our bungalow. we were in a blockof...
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, Exeter, United Kingdom
3/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family February 2019

Lovely break in a lovely hotel

Just returned from a week with 4 of us inc. 2 children 6 and 7 What a lovely hotel, very clean (very very clean) great food for an all inc. hotel. My husband found queueing for a coffee during...
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3/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2019

Highly Recommended

The hotel and staff were faultless, staff very friendly and helpful, always chatty. Fantastic choice on food, evening entertainment catered for all tastes. Will definitely be returning next year...
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, Swansea
3/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family February 2019

Recommend accommodation

Stayed here last week, clean, friendly staff, amazing choice of food. Will be better when the outside climbing frame and theatre is completed by April. Rooms decorated to high standard, rooms cleaned...
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, hemel hempstead
2/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2019

Could not fault it!

We enjoyed every minute of our stay.I don't know what some people expect, but we were very satisfied with the food, plenty of choice, always something we liked. The bungalow was amazing, 2 bedrooms...
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2/27/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2019

Last minute family get away

Stayed for a week in Feb. The complex has clearly recently been refurbished. All accommodations are bungalow type, no high rise buildings. Was pleasantly surprised. After reading reviews, we were...
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2/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2019

GREAT WEEKS HOLIDAY

All the hotel Staff were friendly and helpful, the Bungalow was much better then expected immaculately clean nice big shower. Only down side our safe was not working tried for first 2 days to get...
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, Stockport, United Kingdom
2/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2019

Fantastic!!

What a brilliant hotel .. never normally come all inclusive so was a bit worried about the food as part of the family is vegetarian ... we were so overwhelmed with food choice 👌🏼... all fresh, top...
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2/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples February 2019

Looks good, but oh dear!

My Husband and I had a weeks holiday 7-14 February. The Hotel is spotless and the accommodation is lovely, pools great, but freezing cold. No adult entertainment, not much to do at all. The lobby bar...
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, London, United Kingdom
2/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

Lovely Hotel but food not 4 star

Me and partner booked a last minute deal week before Christmas. On arrival check was smooth and quick with no problems, the German receptionist was very helpful and friendly. We was given remote...
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2/17/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2019

Great time

I must say this was one of the best week holiday I have had. Didn't want to come home and made loads of new friends at the hotel. We've even exchanged contacts and will try and book again next year...
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, Canterbury, United Kingdom
2/17/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2019

Ideal winter break

Like a few people we got a good deal on this holiday & were pleasantly surprised. I had emailed ahead asking for a “quiet” room as we like to just chill out & read and are rarely up after 9...
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, Glasgow, United Kingdom
2/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2019

Delightful surprise

Booked this hotel last minute through First Choice/TUI. Very reasonable for All Inclusive for a week. Very impressed with the hotel. Rooms are in bungalows in the complex. Large swimming pools...
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, Worksop, United Kingdom
2/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway February 2019

Brillant!!

Stayed here for 4 nights at the beginning of February for a short beach getaway. Also after reading the mixed reviews was a little apprehensive however we were very pleasantly surprised. The bungalow...
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, New Milton, United Kingdom
2/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2019

Was Great. Not what we expected

Stayed at the Rio Playa Blanca for ten days from start of February. Read some of the reviews before leaving and was extremely apprehensive as to what we would find. The place was fabulous and we had...
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, Southampton, United Kingdom
2/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway February 2019

Fantastic

Stayed here 4 th February for a week with my sister..The hotel is beautiful,The staff friendly and the food was great especially in the Mexican restaurant.Ideal location would definitely come back in...
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2/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway January 2019

BRILLIANT! Ignore the bad review

What can i say.. To begin with my friend and I thought we had got off the coach at the wrong stop. Presented with a white washed grand entrance we though there was no way we could be staying here for...
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, Scarborough, United Kingdom
2/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2019

Not bad but not excellent.

Quick break for us to beat the January blues. Cheap as chips booked the holiday on Boxing Day. Three hundred and fifty pound each or fifty pound a day all inclusive. I couldn't stay in a half decent...
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, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
2/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2019

all inclusive late deal 7 day break Jan 29th -Feb 5th 2019

Hotel was spotlessly clean, room cleaned daily. Towels both for use in the room and pools were changed as frequently as you required. Bottled water available all the time on request from reception...
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2/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2019

Excellent In Every Way

We (3 adults and 2 children (10/11 yrs) stayed in room 1141, a master suite 14-21 Jan, with outdoor hot tub. Weather was fantastic for January. Everything else was perfect. The staff were great...
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2/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2019

Didn't want to come home!

Just got home after a lovely week in this hotel. Check in very easy (be prepared to have your hands very full as you check in. You are given room keys, safe key which is free, pool towels, remotes...
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2/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family February 2019

Good holiday

Rooms- lovely and new, spacious. One downside is that our room had a door in it which joins the next bungalow (locked of course )making noise travel quite a lot more than if there was a dividing wall...
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, Doncaster, United Kingdom
2/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Lovely relaxing holiday

Just had a week in this hotel and it’s lovely. The chalk white bungalows have all been refurbished so all new and great. Food and drink lots of variety to suit everyone. Adult pool and children’s...
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, England
2/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family January 2019

Winter Break

Obviously you can’t predict the weather but generally The Canaries are ok this time of year. Unfortunately it seems we picked the wrong week as over the last 6 days we have approx 5 hours of warm sun...
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2/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2019

Hotel Rio, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

Very good hotel. Buildings/ are well maintained and clean. There was a wide selection of food and the quality was good. Very, very friendly employees. Especially the members of the entertainment...
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, Bristol, United Kingdom
2/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2019

Last minute break

I booked this 10 days ago - 4 nights at an unbelievably low price - didn't check trip advisor just booked it - when I subsequently looked at reviews was slightly sceptical- but we had a lovely...
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, Isle of Portland, United Kingdom
2/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family January 2019

Lovely modern hotel with a few blips

Overall this is a lovely, clean and modern hotel with good staff. We were very happy with our week here (24-31 Jan 19) other than it would have been better with a bit more sun! We went with Tui and...
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, Christchurch, United Kingdom
1/31/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples January 2019

Winter Break

Just returned from a week here, a bit wary due to earlier reviews but on the whole we were satisfied with what we found. The “bungalows” are refurbished to a high standard and kept very clean. We did...
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, uk
1/29/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family January 2019

Not a 4 star hotel

There are lots of positive and negative reviews about the place. The confusion is about the expectation. People who experienced good 4-star hotels are rightly dissatisfied. Others may not so. From...
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, Luton, United Kingdom
1/29/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2019

Nice Break

The Room we had was practically brand new. As we do not spend too much time in it, we felt it was ideal, including 2 TVs if you do want to sit and watch it. The grounds were immaculately kept, and...
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1/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family January 2019

never again.

We stayed here and would rather of been at home this says an awful lot. When we arrived we was shocked at the hotel as it’s a TUI 4star but we gave it a chance. Our room was new and nice we couldn’t...
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, London, United Kingdom
1/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family January 2019

HL playa rio

Hi we went to this hotel. Will be great for family's when hotel is finished.the bungalow was all new when we got there with a wet room!! T.v in both rooms with safe in room which is free.fridge in...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
1/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples January 2019

Lovely hotel but .......

Just returned from a weeks holiday at this hotel. TUI have obviously spent a lot of money getting it ready to change to a Family Holiday Village. Complex was about half full. Staff are very...
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, Manchester, England
1/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2019

Great place and great staff.

We were a family of 3 and upgraded before we left to a larger bungalow. This consisted of an outside seating area, an inside seating area with coffee machine kettle, fridge (water and wine), a second...
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1/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Good hotel, we will return

My stay in this hotel has been lovely, my partner and I were 7 days and our vacations were very satisfactory, entertainment a bit poor for adults very good if you have children but this was not our...
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, Leicester, United Kingdom
1/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2019

Brilliant holiday

First I am wondering if anyone visited the same hotel as we did. Could not fault anything.The rooms the staff and the food were first class .Met loads of friendly people and some very special ones...
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, Birtley, United Kingdom
1/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2019

Good but...

After reading several scathing reviews of this hotel , we were a little worried about what we had let ourselves in for. However after only a short while in the hotel we realised that our fears were...
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, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
1/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Four Worthy Stars

7 nights all inclusive through Tui direct from Bournemouth. This hotel is excellent; high standards without pomposity. 10 minute walk from the beach. The food is varied and good quality. The...
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, Orpington, United Kingdom
1/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
December 2018

Excellent break for the New Year!

The hotel was spotless, the staff were friendly and helpful. The building works did not mar our holiday at all - it looks like they are building an amphitheatre which looks amazing..Our room was...
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, Aberdare, United Kingdom
1/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Friends getaway January 2019

3 unhappy ladies

Spent 7 days at this hotel, 3-10 January and it was terrible, room very small and cramped for 3 adults, had to pull out a put-you-up bed every night, very annoying not what we had booked, asked for...
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, United Kingdom
1/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family January 2019

Below average

Stayed here for a week in January. Found the hotel to be below average overall. Accommodation is a plus point as the rooms have been renovated to a good standard, the room we stayed in had two...
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, Derbyshire, United Kingdom
1/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family December 2018

Looks good on the tin

There’s no doubt this place has had a lot of money spent on it, rooms are great, we had a b room which has a private (ish) balcony (you pay to upgrade to this with first choice) the a rooms have a...
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, Wendover, United Kingdom
1/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples January 2019

this isn't worth A 1 on tripadvisor buy can't give a 0 or less.

I've been to Lanzarote before in All inclusive hotels, and have stayed in many all inclusive hotel all over. Did know what to say about this hotel, it was one of the biggest holes I ever stayin...
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, Nottingham, United Kingdom
1/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2018

loved the place staff very helpful room to die for,

arriving at the place was ooo that looks nice, was greeted by the staff that gave us a remote control one for the TV and one for the heating, we had a safe in the room, was shown to our rooms, on...
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, Lincolnshire
1/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples January 2019

Great location

Rio Playa Blanca review Arrived on the 30/12/18 for a weeks break. Transfer and check in ✅ First impression of hotel ✅ Accommodation ✅ newly refurbished, everything was new. Spotlessly clean and...
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1/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family January 2019

Generally disgusting on many levels:

So many issues with this “holiday” in terms of service from the hotel staff directly / TUI representatives which I now believe should be an acronym for “Totally Useless Idiots” and the general level...
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1/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family January 2019

Understaffed and not all inclusive...

They’ve done a lot of work on this hotel and no doubt they’re still “working towards” but currently it feels as though there simply aren’t enough staff making any holiday here less relaxing than it...
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, Kochi (Cochin), India
1/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway December 2018

Great hotel at a great time

It was great time at this great hotel. The staff was really nice and everything was clean always. Different food choices. The entertainment team has different activities for everyone, kids and also...
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1/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family December 2018

very disappointing

the hotel itself is so clean and consisting of very nice Bungalows clean towels everyday ect.we stayed from 17th to until 27th the night life entertainment was like an old club house .I cant imagine...
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, Nottingham, United Kingdom
1/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family November 2018

Very disappointing,

Visited Lanzarote in November, staying at Rio Playa Blanca. Have never had issues before on holiday and regularly travelled with TUI/first choice before. Our experience was awful and totally...
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12/31/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family November 2018

First choice photos are embarrassing

First choice photos are nothing like how this place has ended up, the photos are completely different from the end result which was a huge disappointment. The rooms are nice and have been done to an...
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12/30/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Business December 2018

Great family

Great family holiday! All the food was amazing, light and healthy options were available. The room was just perfect, very clean and spacious. All the staff was friendly and helpfull. Thanks to all...
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, London, United Kingdom
12/30/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2018

Fantastic hotel

It was a lovely week and I am delighted to recommend the hotel as a perfect base in Lanzarote. I can totally recommend this accommodation and will be back myself!! service was great .we will be...
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, England, United Kingdom
12/29/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples December 2018

Will be lovely (when upgraded and finished)

We booked this holiday last minute through TUI and we are still here, a couple of days till we go home. Firstly it looks NOTHING like the pictures on the tui website but it is still a lovely hotel...
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12/23/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family December 2018

Really good!! Renervation in progress

ROOMS: Tidied daily and all beds comfortable overall good room seen some being built whilst here! RESTAURANT: food was amazing for all inclusive best I’ve had on a holiday. BAR: staff are nice...
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, worcester
12/23/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family December 2018

Disappointed

Still undergoing renovations even though tui stated it was to be finished Nov 18. Food is ok but cold most of the time which isn't great. Total lack of staff at the pool bar, 1 poor soul trying to...
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, Glasgow, United Kingdom
12/22/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples December 2018

Form a long orderly line for a coffee

This hotel has a problem everyone has to stand in line at the pool bar all day what a piece of nonsense to get served for a drink or a coffee totally ridiculous, only one poor staff member trying to...
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, Doncaster, United Kingdom
12/21/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family December 2018

Good value for money

We visited here as a family and the hotel was very clean but unfortunately is still under renovation even though when we booked were told it would be finished by November. The hotel it’s self is ok...
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12/18/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

Overall a fantastic hotel

Me and my partner stayed at HL Rio for 4 nights, we had a really great time but we thought a few things could be improved. We had read some bad reviews about the building work but we didn't hear...
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12/17/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2018

What an amazing hotel!!

I stayed in HL Rio for 1 week, the food was amazing, light and healthy options were available. The room was just perfect, very clean and spacious. My family and I really enjoyed the stay! We will...
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, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
12/15/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Fantastic hotel

Just come back from this hotel, Brilliant staff ,manager and hotel, Very clean rooms, food was fantastic ,service was great .we will be coming back next year.The best hotel I have ever stopped in...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
12/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family November 2018

Good overall

Just returned from a week at this hotel, had a good time overall but could been better. The rooms, restaurant, pool etc is all very clean and finished to a high standard but the complex just feels...
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, Southampton, United Kingdom
12/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Fabulous holiday

We have just returned from this hotel and had a superb holiday and amazing weather. We had been a little unsure as the work had been going on leading up to our holiday, but it was fine. They were...
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, Addingham, United Kingdom
12/9/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples March 2018

Mixed review

During the stay at Rio Playa Blanca we came in to a couple of problems. On a night we got very cold and we were not informed that extra blankets, pillows, etc were provided in the room yet hidden...
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, Macclesfield, United Kingdom
12/9/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family December 2018

Great stay

Just got back from a nice week away before Christmas , don’t listen to previous reviews this place is great. The rooms have just been renovated and are spacious and modern , we stayed in a suite and...
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12/9/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

1 week holiday before Christmas

Me and my wife came to this hotel on 2nd December for a all inclusive break. It had a total referb in November so everything was brand new. 15 minute walk to the beach. Hotel is opposite the water...
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, Aberdeenshire
12/8/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family December 2018

Fantastic villa, good poolside, friendly staff, food so-so

Accommodation: stayed in one of the luxury villas with a hot tub. The villa could not be faulted. Immaculately clean, very spacious and they are set at the edge of the resort, so really lovely and...
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, ipswich
12/4/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2018

Fantastic place

Well where do I start? Probably the best food I have had anywhere and I am well travelled. Lovely site kept clean and tidy, staff all friendly and was totally relaxed the moment we arrived. Was only...
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, Merthyr Tydfil, Wales, United Kingdom
12/4/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2018

A lovely winter break

We have just returned from a week break 22 - 29 November. We were a little uncertain what to expect having read such mixed reviews however we need not have worried as it was an excellent week...
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, Norwich
12/4/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family November 2018