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Hotel Riu Buena Vista

Urbanizacion Playa Paraiso, Calle Horno 35 PLAYA PARAISO 38678 See in the map
Rating 4 4319 Comments
TripAdvisor Travelers Rating

Description

Equipment

  • Building year
  • Continental breakfast: Si
  • There is a minimum age to register in this hotel
  • Total number of rooms
  • Pets over 5 kilograms are NOT allowed
  • Table tennis
  • Aerobic
  • Volleyball
  • Billiards *
  • Golf course (within 3 km) *
  • Adult Enterteinment
  • Children animation
  • Tennis court
  • Internet Facilities
  • Internet services *
  • WiFi
  • All Inclusive: Si
  • Multilingual staff: Si
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Solarium
  • Bathroom: Si
  • Shower: Si
  • Hairdryer: Si
  • Telephone: Si
  • Bar: Si
  • Mini Fridge: Si
  • Restaurant
  • Buffet breakfast: Si
  • Buffet Lunch: Si
  • Buffet Dinner: Si
  • Dinner a la Carte : Si
  • Medical Service *
  • Balcony: Si
  • Number of floors in main building
  • Solarium: Si
  • Body treatments *
  • Fitness centre
  • Pool bar: Si
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange: Si
  • Sun terrace: Si
  • Kids' club: Si
  • Playground: Si
  • Babysitting/child services *
  • Laundry *
  • Barber/beauty shop *
  • Lift: Si
  • Downtown
  • Golf course
  • Subway station
  • Beach
  • Restaurants: Si
  • Loungers
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Hotel with pool: Si
  • Beach Hotel: Si
  • Sports Hotel: Si
  • Hotel For Families: Si
  • Internet Hotel: Si
  • Spa Hotel: Si
  • Air Conditioning Hotel: Si

* Pay the service directly to the establishment.


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TripAdvisor Ratings

TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Based on 4319 reviews
Cleanliness 4.5 Cleanliness
Location 3.5 Location
Rooms 4 Rooms
Service 4.5 Service
Sleep Quality 4 Sleep Quality
Value 4 Value
, Viladecans, Spain
7/20/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2020

Nice time. Very good holidays thanks to superlative attention

I was in January / 2020 with my wife and daughter and it was a spectacular week. It is true that the Hotel shows the years, but we knew that in the middle of this year it was going to be completely...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
7/2/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
November 2019

3rd Time Booked for October Half Term. Will It Be The Same This Year?

We have visited Riu Buenavista for the October/November half term week for 2018 and 2019 and we have October 2020 booked also. We've had two incredible holidays so far and we're really looking...
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, Norwich, United Kingdom
6/14/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2019

Boules, query

Hello! I am hoping that we can still play boules when we come in November 2020? This is one of the important reasons for my choice of this hotel. I see from the current description that boules...
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, Essex, United Kingdom
4/19/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2020

Cats

Does this hotel have any cats, as I have a fear. Also how far are the bars and restaurants from this hotel. Sorry I’m having to write this on here as it’s not letting me write a question and I can’t...
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,
4/18/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
March 2020

Pleasantly Surprised

Having read reviews prior to our holiday I was a bit aprehensive regarding the hotel, yes the rooms are ready for a refurbishment with regards to furniture however the rooms are spotlessly clean. We...
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, Glasgow, United Kingdom
3/30/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway May 2019

Best girls holiday every.

My friends and I came to this hotel for 1st time and by time we left we were talking about rebooking. 20min bus trip from airport (great) when we got to reception we were greeted by happy friendly...
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,
3/21/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2020

Lovely hotel.briliant staff.

We have just returned after cutting our holiday short due to the Cironovirus...The staff deserve a massive thankyou for keeping things ticking over at a very difficult time.Just like every other...
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,
3/16/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples March 2020

Shame on both Tui and the hotel ..!!

My wife and I are staying at this hotel at the time of writing this review... We arrived Fri 13th....”should have seen this coming” 🤣 For 11 days... Obviously the Coronavirus is in the forefront of...
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, Exeter, United Kingdom
3/15/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
March 2020

Good holiday

On arrival we were disappointed that we did not have a room with a sea view. We were offered an alternative room the next day, but by then we decided we liked the view of the mountains and it was...
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, Christchurch, United Kingdom
3/13/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
March 2020

Cramped pool area

I enjoyed our stay at this hotel apart from the very cramped pool area. Sun beds (if you're lucky to get one or two), are squashed together, no privacy whatsoever. The only way you can get a sunbed...
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,
3/11/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family March 2020

Definitely not 4 star

This hotel is definitely not a 4 star hotel, it is 3 star at best. After staying in lots of 4 and 5 star hotels previously, this hotel is let down by its restaurants. I would expect in a 4 star...
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3/10/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
February 2020

Julie

The hotel is a credit to Riu chain the staff always go the extra mile, very friendly, hotel is spotless, very good choice of drinks and food on the all inclusive . Cannot wait to go back after the...
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, Spalding, United Kingdom
3/7/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2020

Friendly

Hotel is beginning to look tired which is why it is closing down in April for 3 months for a refit. Plenty of choice when it came to food and it was tasty, staff always appeared happy and helpful and...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
3/6/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
March 2020

Excellent service Hotel, Stayed 1st week in March 2020

The hotel is well situated with a private beach, though having volcanic sand it may blacken your feet. They offer free bus Services to Las Americas, although you will need to book at reception around...
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,
3/6/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
September 2019

Average

Average experience, ok food plenty on offer, nice pool can be a little busy with number of being staying at hotel or when fully booked, location ok free bus to town which you can arrange at...
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, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
3/4/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
February 2020

A Week in the sun

A lovely hotel which is going to have an update in the coming months,We loved our room which was large,we liked the idea of a sperate bedroom,the veranda was fantastic over looking palm trees and the...
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, Klippan, Sweden
3/4/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
February 2020

Nice RIU Buenavista.

Nice and helpful crew. Clean and Nice room. Good job after the sandstorm. Nice food and drink. I ordererd flowers as extra charge they vere nice but only for 36 hours. One bottle of champagne stood...
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,
3/3/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Very happy

Me and my girlfriend visited the hotel last year for a week break. We were very pleased with the hotel in general as it was very clean and not crowded at all. The food was great as well as the range...
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, Carmarthen, United Kingdom
3/1/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2020

Family holiday

Arrived at 5.30pm feb 21st , it was about a 30 min transfer from airport , Check in was quick , all inclusive bands put on and was told to go and have a drink / food and come back in 30 min for room...
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, Carpugnino, Italy
2/26/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
February 2020

great family holiday

We returned to the riu buena vista after such a great holiday last year. The staff are so friendly and the facilities are great. It is just perfect for our winter sun break. The food is great and...
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, Norwich, United Kingdom
2/25/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2020

Another amazing trip - best entertainment / animations team and most welcoming

So we arrived Sunday 16th February at night and the efficient staff on reception soon got our bands on, hard great chatter then we went had food and to its usual good standard. We had a quieter room...
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,
2/25/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
February 2020

Not impressed..

The room was shabby, the veneer was peeling off the furniture. The fridge had a loose wire protruding from the inside which was held in place by chewing gum. There was a large wad os tissue paper...
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, Liverpool
2/20/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
February 2020

Relaxing Holiday

We arrived later than expected due to our flight being delayed, the staff on reception were extremely helpful and welcoming, dinner had finished at 9pm but we were informed that the restaurant would...
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,
2/20/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
February 2020

Not 4 star

As many reviewers have pointed out the hotel was set in lovely grounds and the staff worked tirelessly to keep it clean and tidy and they were very pleasant. The reason for my description is what I...
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, Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
2/19/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family February 2020

February Break

The staff I have to say are amazing, cannot help you enough. The rooms are okay they are dated and ours was well worn in terms of the furniture. But it was clean and tidy and comfortable. The...
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, Torquay, United Kingdom
2/19/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
February 2020

Lovely hotel

We had a lovely holiday. Hotel was very good, excellent room which was cleaned daily and to a high standard. Hotel staff were friendly and extremely helpful. Restaurant food was excellent and a...
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, Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
2/18/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2020

So near but so far

On arriving an clearing the airport we were told the transfer was 40mins let's try 1hr 40 mins shall we not a good start to hols. We finally arrived and put in block d the room was what we were...
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, Bristol, United Kingdom
2/15/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
February 2020

Winter holiday

Got back yesterday after a week at the Riu, Staff friendly, didn't have to wait long for a drink, always trying to clear tables quickly in restaurant as it was very busy. Food was repetitive but...
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, northumberland
2/14/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2020

Sunshine week

The reviews are right , it needs updating but is immaculately clean with the loveliest staff. Trip advisor say that it’s :3 miles from restaurants and bars ...... no way unless you are measuring as...
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, Bolton, United Kingdom
2/13/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2020

Wonderful holiday

Just got back from a weeks holiday at this lovely hotel. We had a family room which was massive with a beautiful view of the sea. Food was very good. Had our breakfasts and lunches at the snack bar...
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, Rugeley, United Kingdom
2/12/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
January 2020

Winter holiday

Thoroughly enjoyed our 10 day winter break. Weather was much hotter than we expected. The hotel is due for refurbishment in April but despite this we couldn't fault the cleanliness and superb helpful...
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, Cumbria, United Kingdom
2/10/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
February 2020

enjoyable stay

Had a lovely week at this hotel, the staff were brilliant, especially the bar staff and the restaurant staff, nothing was too much trouble, always happy to serve you with a smile, The food was ok...
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, Cumnock, United Kingdom
2/8/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2020

40th birthday!

I came to Tenerife for the 1st time to celebrate my 40th birthday on the 13th January 2020. This hotel was amazing!! We stayed at a Riu in Mexico for our honeymoon and we always said we would return...
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, Evesham, United Kingdom
2/6/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2020

Winter sun.

Stayed here for a week in Jan. Really good weather. Have to get in early for sun beds they get bagged even though it says no saving them before 8. Rooms a little tired. We had a suite facing the...
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, Leeds, United Kingdom
2/5/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family December 2019

3rd time disappointing

For the 3rd year running we visited this hotel and the food wasn't to a riu standard.There needs to be more choice as it's the same food day in day out we ate out for most of our holiday as we...
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, co durham
2/5/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2020

Birthday week

Fabulous staff lovely room a view of the pool and the sea. Staff friendly clean complex staff very busy. Lovely to have a living room and a seperate bedroom a bathroom with a shower and bath. Plus an...
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, doncaster
2/4/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
May 2019

Nice hotel

Nice hotel, next to a small beach, food ok, was May half term when we went so quite busy but plenty of sunbeds although crammed round pools very close to each other. 20 euros each way in a taxi to...
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, Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
2/3/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2020

Another fantastic holiday

My wife and I have just returned from another great holiday in Hotel Rui Beunavista. It was our second stay at the hotel, having stayed previously in 2017. It didn’t disappoint again. Check in was...
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, Ramsgate
2/2/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2020

Great family/couples hotel

This was our third visit to the Riu Buenavista, a lovely friendly hotel suitable for both families or couples alike. Staff are professional, but very friendly - nothing was too much trouble. Rooms...
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, St Helens, United Kingdom
1/29/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family January 2020

Average at best

Spent 10 days here for our first ever family holiday with a baby. Staff were brilliant, and the hotel was clean. However, the food leave much to be desired. We regularly found flies on the food at...
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1/28/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
January 2020

Outstanding service, but needs some money spent!

Excellent location away from the hustle and bustle of the large resorts further south. Food good, service outstanding. We asked to move rooms from the northern, shaded side of the hotel; they duly...
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, Grimsby, United Kingdom
1/28/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
January 2020

Winter Sun not Blues

Worth doing this in January and having a little warm sunshine on ones back makes you feel better away from the English winter weather the hotel the staff and the food was excellent hope to revisit...
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,
1/24/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
January 2020

Great choice

The pool needs a big upgrade, Before the questionnaire, the choice of food was much better than after. Otherwise the hotel is a great choice for the price / quality ratio. We’d the nice and...
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, Keith, United Kingdom
1/24/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2020

Tenerife Holiday with Beth and Declan

Just coming to the end of a fabulous weeks holiday at the Hotel RIU Buenavista. A great Hotel to stay at right on the sea front. Food and service was excellent, plenty of variety and choice every...
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,
1/19/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family January 2020

Good customer service ONLY

We visited this hotel first week of January 2020 as a family of 4 with two young children. The hotel is built on beautiful grounds! However the room decor is awful and hazardous to say the least...
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, Highlands, Scotland
1/17/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
January 2020

One night was enough

We had to stay here for one night due to our plane being diverted, so glad we didn't book a holiday here. The ONLY good thing about this Hotel, was the staff, friendly, helpful and kind. We were...
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, SWANSEA
1/17/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2019

New Year Celebrations

Yes the hotel does need a refurb as its well stated but its clean the staff are always helpful happy with plenty of choice of food & drinks for everyone to choose from.No issues with sunbeds at all...
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,
1/15/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2020

Great winter break

The hotel was spotless, room very large and clean with a great size balcony. Plenty of food and drink choices. As usual with a Riu, the staff were friendly and extremely helpful. Plenty of sun beds...
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, Witney, England, United Kingdom
1/13/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
December 2019

Really is Buena Vista!

Huge hotel, but very clean and well looked after. Food was good, although a little repetitive, two pools plus one for the kiddies. Large bar area with entertainment in the evenings, outside bar...
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, Stockport, United Kingdom
1/12/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family December 2019

New year break

I’ve stayed at this hotel before several years ago.me and my family had a fab time.food selection was varied and well presented. Hotel was immaculate.friendly staff from receptionist threw to...
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, Dundee, United Kingdom
1/12/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2019

Winter Break

We had a wonderful week here late November. Unfortunately we got news we had lost a close family member 2 days before we came home which spoiled the end of the week. Asked for a sunny balcony but did...
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,
1/11/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family January 2020

Property in shambles, but nice service

This property is really in shambles: it definitely has not been renovated since the 80s. The beds squeak and are rock hard. The pools are not heated. There’s no Wifi in the room. The food quality is...
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, Exeter, United Kingdom
1/11/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family January 2020

Excellent service but a bit tired and terrible beds ...

Check in - Was fast and easy. Room was not quite ready so we had a little lunch then we was in. Room- First impression was ok .... very spacious, tired furniture, 1980s tv that didn’t work and 2...
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,
1/8/2020
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family December 2019

Hotel Riu Buenavista

We are a family of 3 who were meant to stay in the Riu for 3 weeks but ended up swapping to another hotel after 3 days. Hotel was lovely and clean and staff very friendly. We were informed that the...
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,
12/30/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
December 2019

Lots of great things but hard to sleeps and smokers paradise

The entertainment team were excellent. Food is basic, dinner is the same as lunch, only thing hot was the soup. Staff in the restaurant worked hard . The bar service was good, limited choice but what...
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, Lowestoft, United Kingdom
12/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2019

Super hotel in a quiet location

I have visited this hotel twice. Its in a quieter location than most but perfect for a quiet break in the winter sun. The hotel is spotless and that's a credit to the staff who work tirelessly. Some...
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, Krakow, Poland
12/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2019

Great vacation, as always for the past 13 years in the same hotel

Our second two-week vacation in 2019 and 14th in this hotel. Great as always, or even better! We love everything here, and it feels indeed like home. The whole staff is incredible - so friendly and...
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, Salisbury, United Kingdom
12/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
December 2019

A good spot that could be great with a bit of attention

In the spirit of balance I would respectfully challenge some of the comments in a recent review as we returned yesterday. Our room was fine, beautifully clean every day and the furniture in good...
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12/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Couples December 2019

Dont do it....

I have stayed in Riu hotels before, and let me tell you this is not up to standard, it says it's a 4 star hotel but dont be fooled, it's old and tired. Firstly it's a smokers paradise... everywhere...
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12/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2019

Best Birthday Ever!

It was my first time abroad and what an amazing first time it was! The hotel was lovely, rooms very tired though and the bed was terrible! But we spoke to Reception and got toppers on the bed within...
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, Poole, United Kingdom
11/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2019

Reception email

Any chance of anyone being able to pass on an email for reception please? As I keep reading people are saying there is going to be a refurbishment around the hotel and wanted to find out when this...
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, Manchester
11/25/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
November 2019

Great Hotel

Lovely Hotel, great staff, great food and lovely large rooms with big balcony. Yes it is looking a bit tired but this hotel is spotless so that more than makes up for it. Would love to go back after...
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,
11/25/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2019

Annual Holiday

We had a lovely two weeks here from 5-19th November. We met some lovely people. Most of the other hotel residents were from Scandinavia. We would definitely like to try it again in the future. This...
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, United Kingdom
11/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
September 2019

Chilled out week end of Sep

Sun beds Plenty available and usually people reserving them from 8am on the way to breakfast but it wasn't stressful at all and e hotel seemed busy Food Buffet not bad for 1 week with alternating...
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,
11/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples November 2019

Patricia

Went to food outlet To get a sandwich but it was like gestapo on door no can an eat outside 2 tiny pieces of pork some bread and butter Lunch time omg what is this about right little hittler...
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, London, United Kingdom
11/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
February 2019

Very Poor Customer care Misbranded RIU

Thinking that this Hotel is part of the Rui brand you expect a certain level of Hotel However Taken ill on the last night and had to liaise with reception who could'nt of cared less whether my...
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, Forde, Norway
11/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2019

In 2019 som areas of your hotels should bee smoke free (or without smokers).

I 2019 I had expected smoke free areas, both by the swimming pool and rooms. We had rom over heavely smokers, which reduced our possibility of using our balcony. Durinng the outside entertainment all...
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, Scarborough, United Kingdom
11/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Fantastic

Absolutely fantastic love this hotel and it’s staff. From checking in to checking out we were very well looked after. Restaurant something for everyone every day Paula and her staff are so helpful...
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, Lincoln, United Kingdom
11/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway November 2019

Winter Birthday retreat

Just returned from a very pleasant 1 week stay at this hotel. I would like to thank the team for making my birthday week very memorable! Upon arrival we was informed that we had been given a...
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, Lincoln, United Kingdom
11/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway November 2019

Fantastic can’t wait for the refurb!

Had a great week, amazing weather, entertainment team work really hard all day and evening. Two types of entertainment in the event; the evening show and some music on the terrace. Heated pool is...
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,
11/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

*****

Amazing hotel and staff, very clean, very attentive.. all staff went above and beyond to ensure you felt welcome! The pools were lovely and well kept, entertainment around the pool daily was...
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, Chester, United Kingdom
11/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family November 2019

Great winter sun break

We are just back from a week at the Riu Buenavista. Such a lovely hotel and location. Pools are excellent, especially the bottom heated pool. Food and service was great. Good choice of food and...
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11/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Fantastic place for kids

The staff are incredible! So friendly, nothing is too much! Food was a good selection. Entertainment was brilliant. Only negative is the pool is very cold but if it’s a hot day you don’t mind too...
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11/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Fantastic bueno vista

This our second holiday to bueno vista , lovely lovely hotel , everything and more you would need for a family all inclusive holiday , the rooms are so spacious , ours was more like suite , rooms...
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11/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Lovely hotel

Arrived home yesterday after 11 days at this hotel. We had a great time. The food was very nice, the staff were helpful, kind and friendly. We were very impressed with the evening entertainment, the...
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, Devizes, United Kingdom
11/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Bueno Buenavista

Our first holiday abroad with our littles did not disappoint. Really friendly welcome at reception after our late arrival, and they made sure the little were fed even though the restaurants were...
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11/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family November 2019

5 star except the food was very poor

Rooms, staff, facilities all exceptional. Really first class. Let down by very poor standard of food. Complained at the stale garlic bread And uninspired food one night. Spoke to rest manager who...
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10/30/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Friends getaway October 2019

Stayed here from 20th October 2019 to 27th October 2019

I have recently stayed at this hotel with some friends. I found the hotel to be clean however was not impressed with the poor service, especially in the restaurants. We had to fetch our cutlery most...
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, Swindon, United Kingdom
10/29/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Great hotel

So we are still here now till this Friday 1st November. This is a great hotel to use. There are 3 pools 1 at the top (infinity pool) small toddler pool next to it then the bottom pool. The bottom...
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10/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Can't Fault the place

On a recommendation from a friend of a friend I decided to bring myself and my 10 year old daughter her for a week, and I'm far from disappointed! The staff are always very cheerful and helpful, the...
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, Ipswich, United Kingdom
10/27/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Can’t fault it. You will enjoy this holiday.

Excellent standards of service, food and accommodation. I would return here - the staff are amazing and the resort is kept to a high standard. Food is delicious (I’m not a fan of AI but I rate this...
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, Norwich, United Kingdom
10/27/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples October 2019

Back again

Had a wonderful two week stay weather fantastic Food choice &quality good Entertainment available didn’t go to club room weather too good so sat outside listening to singer etc Downfall no where to...
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10/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

Great food, tired room

We picked this hotel based on a recommendation and we weren't disappointed. The food was brilliant, the choice was varied and the staff were extremely helpful. Sadly it's let downs are; tired rooms...
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10/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
October 2019

Great holiday

Just got back from Riu Buenavista absolutely loved it, had a family room with separate bedroom very spacious with bathroom with bath and separate shower and another toilet just off sitting room very...
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10/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
October 2019

Good hotel

Staff was very helpful and lovely people rooms very clean and cleaners are beautiful people bar was open until 12pm food was very good and perfect there was lot to eat and the pools were very clean...
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, Rainford, United Kingdom
10/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2019

Birthday to remember

Arrived on my Birthday, allocated a spacious room, one bedroom, family room. Having a wonderful pool/ sea view, with large balcony, table and chairs and two sun beds. Although room furniture is a...
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, Musselburgh, United Kingdom
10/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family October 2019

Fantastic few days away

1st time to Tenerife, absolutely loved it, food great, entertainment Ok, however within walking distance are a couple of British pubs. Would definitely recommend, not a lot of UK folk here however...
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, London, United Kingdom
10/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway October 2019

Amazing holiday

Before i start this hotel would be 5 but ive given a 4 due to the rooms. I took my sister here 9-17th oct for a surprise birthday get away and it was perfect. On arrival we was given our room...
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, perthshire
10/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
October 2019

holiday

Nice hotel, great staff, very friendly. Food much the same as most AI hotels we've been to. £20 for a weeks Wifi is a joke for a hotel like this. No Tea of Coffee facilities in room. Well out the way...
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10/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

Lovely week, first time at Riu.

This was our first time staying at a Riu hotel and I must say what a lovely relaxing week we have had. The staff here were very pleasant and helpful all across the board from housekeeping to...
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, Bridgend, United Kingdom
10/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

Tenerife Holiday

Outstanding hotel, food very good. Very good all inclusive concept in all areas. Travelled last minute due to issues with Thomas Cook, however this proved to be a blessing as we found this hotel to...
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, Lowestoft, England, United Kingdom
10/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

Great Holiday

Just got back after two weeks second time Here in three years agree with other people’s comments with needs up dating but hey you get what you pay for ! Staff and animation team are as always...
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, Blackpool, United Kingdom
10/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
September 2019

Not what i expected from a RUI hotel

the hotel is NOT a four star as quoted in the thomson brochure, the food was basically the same everyday, there was only two bars, one small main bar and one pool bar near the top pool. there was...
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, Cornwall, United Kingdom
10/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
October 2019

It’s ok at the moment but could be a whole lot better

Stayed for a week in October. This hotel has many good points but it also falls short on some too. Check in was quick and friendly. Room was unsatisfactory initially. It stank if cigarette smoke and...
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10/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
September 2019

Nice break

Stayed at the Rio Buena Vista for a week from the 20/09/2019 to 27/09/2019 the hotel is in nead of an upgrade as it is looking a bit dated the food was a bit boring but you won't starve the...
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, Plymouth, United Kingdom
10/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

We loved it

Really enjoyed our stay here. Staff are so polite and attentive. Met some lovely guests too. It’s not a party hotel it’s full of older couples and a few younger ones with babies, no big groups...
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10/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples October 2019

Not what I have come to expect

Just got home after a weeks break at the RIU Buenovista, I found it to be a reasonable hotel but not upto the standards of the RIU hotels I have stayed at and come to expect, the room was very large...
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9/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
August 2019

Fantastic Staff

Spent 11 days with my family [2 adults & 3 kids - 16,13 & 9] in early August. We had a fantastic time. There was always plenty of food choices even for my fussy eaters. The staff at the hotel were...
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, Sheffield, United Kingdom
9/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
September 2019

fantastic hotel

just returned from rui buena vista and must say the hotel is everything you could want good food friendly staff great rooms.as other people have said rooms need updating which is happening in april...
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, Brookland, United Kingdom
9/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family September 2019

4star loved it

Need to say have only given 4 stars because we were not forewarned about building work in hotel and close to hotel. I have no hesitation about the accommodation , service ,staff,food, housekeeping...
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, Wigan, United Kingdom
9/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family September 2019

Fab

Had an great time, Edwardo is amazing at the day time entertainment around the pool. Sajid is an amazing waiter who can also sing brilliantly, he could definitely be part of the entertainment team...
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, Glasgow, United Kingdom
9/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2019

Another great stay at the buena Vista

Had another great weeks holiday at the Riu buena Vista, staff very helpful and pleasant animation team really fun day and night,was informed the hotel to get refurbished next year which would be...
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, Dyserth
9/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
August 2019

Lovely hotel

We had two interconnecting rooms. Our 17 year old slept in the living area but it had a proper bed and his own toilet and washbasin. We had a lovely large room and both rooms had balconies. You...
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, Norfolk, United Kingdom
9/17/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
September 2019

Holiday for two people.

The room was lovely,a large balcony,settee and separate bedroom.After a night of no sleep as the bed was so uncomfortable,the springs were visible,I complained at reception they said I could have a...
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, Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
9/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples September 2019

Family holiday with sister and brother in law

We have just stayed at the Riu Buenavista for a week from 6th to 13 September. We went with our sister and brother in law all in our 60. We were supposed to be going to Crete with tui but the last...
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, London, United Kingdom
9/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family September 2019

Lovely holiday

Stayed here 4th-11th sept and the hotel is very clean and the staff very friendly, Always interacting with my 3 year old son on the dining room and in the eve. The room was very spacious and two...
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, Stourbridge, United Kingdom
9/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

ABSOLUTELY AMAZING

This place was absolutely amazing it was my first holiday abroad with the gf we had a family room over looking the sea the room was spotless living room we had 2 toilets shower separate to the bath...
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, Shepton Mallet, United Kingdom
9/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2019

Incredible A*

Myself 28 & my wife 22. Absolutely loved this place. The Staff are excellent, very polite. Hotel Rooms are Massive with 2 bathrooms and large balcony. Rooms kept very clean by the hard working...
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, Dorchester, United Kingdom
9/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
August 2019

Holiday we will never forget!

My son Sam and I came here for two weeks and we had a truly great holiday. I can't thank the team enough. I was able to truly forget stuff going on at home... The perfect antedote to 'stuff'.. A...
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, London, United Kingdom
9/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family September 2019

Basic, not 4 star but nice enough

Stayed for 5 nights in Buena Vista. The good: - great view - nice pool - staff super friendly - spacious rooms - clean The not as good: - weak air conditioning in rooms - basic rooms - small...
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, Sunderland, United Kingdom
9/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family September 2019

2 week stay

Hi just returned from a 2 week stay at this hotel. From the moment we walked in we were greeted by friendly staff, we were checked in quickly and receptionist was very helpful we were told we were...
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9/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Tenerife Vacations

I had a wonderful All Inclusive service in this hotel. A lot of activities for adults and children. I really recommend this hotel. Great food in the restaurants and nice room and a pool with an...
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9/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples September 2019

Great for children or a quiet holiday away from busy towns.

It wasn’t the best hotel I’ve ever stayed at. The room was lovely and the cleaners were so friendly and made it so tidy!! The food was standard I wouldn’t say it was amazing. I’ve been to a few...
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, London, United Kingdom
9/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

The best holiday ever

My family and I (2 adults + 2 children-12&15) stayed in RIU Buena Vista for a week in August 2019 (7th floor, beautiful mountain view room) The hotel is great - very helpful staff, lovely people and...
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, Bedworth, United Kingdom
9/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples August 2019

Fantastic location

We visited the Riu Buena Vista in August 2019 as a group of 4. Myself and my partner with our friends who were another couple. Before we left I had read mixed reviews and was unsure what to think but...
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, Bristol, United Kingdom
8/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway August 2019

Great Stay

We have just returned from a lovely week long stay at this hotel. Rooms are clean, staff are super friendly. Food was decent aswell. Regarding the area people previously said not alot around however...
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, Kidderminster, United Kingdom
8/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
August 2019

Nice summer break

My wife, Granddaughter and I have recently returned from a 1 week holiday at the Riu Buena Vista, having spent a really relaxing week, the food at the hotel was nice with plenty of selection you...
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, Norwich, United Kingdom
8/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2019

Great relaxing break

We stayed here for a week in August. We went with some friends for a relaxing break and overall got that. We found the rooms were spacious and clean. Room towels were small and very hard. Pool...
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, Norwich, England, United Kingdom
8/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway August 2019

Perfect family or relaxing couples/friends holiday.

I went to Riu Buena Vista with high expectations- I have visited Riu Hotels in different countries before and knew the standard that other Riu hotels had set. I went with my friend, and although we...
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, Ulverston, United Kingdom
8/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
June 2019

Great family holiday

We spent an overwhelmingly pleasant fortnight at this hotel - and arrived with some trepidation having read some of the more scathing Trip Advisor reviews. Let's deal with this in positive and...
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, Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
8/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
August 2019

A great family holiday to Tenerife...

We haven’t stayed before but heard good things about Riu hotels. It’s little things that mean a lot on holiday so the pool towels, bottles of water, and the safe all of which we would pay for on...
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, Montrose, United Kingdom
8/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
August 2019

a gem in tenerife

just returned from 11 nights at Riu Buena Vista, and having not done all inclusive for years was not sure what to expect, but wasnt dissapointed. Had a family suite facing the banana plantation and...
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, London, United Kingdom
8/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Lovely

Lovely place with all necessary amenities and big rooms also huge balconies that all have sun lounges for you. Clean and every evening entertainment is great. Loved my stay here. Short walk to shops...
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8/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2019

Amazing holiday!!

We have just finished our lovely holiday in Tenerife! On approach the hotel looked impressive! The reception area is very spacious and we were greeted by the lovely staff. We arrived late at around...
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8/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family August 2019

It's ok....

After coughing up a large sum of money I have to say I wouldn't return. I have been to far superior 3 star hotels. Good points: 1. The Sunshine. 2. The pool is clean. 3. Most of the staff...
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, Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
8/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

2nd Visit at this great hotel

Just preparing to leave the Riu Buena Vista following a fantastic 10 day break with our 2 children age 12 and 7 following our 2nd stay at this great hotel. The following review is based upon this...
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8/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
May 2019

Great Holiday

My Wife and I stayed here in May what a great Holiday the staff were all excellent. The food was very good.The hotel was very clean. All the staff are so helpfull. Nothing was too much trouble. I...
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, Carlisle, United Kingdom
8/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
August 2019

Hotel immaculately clean, staff very helpful and animation team fantastic. Lovely holiday.

There are many positives about this hotel that far outweight he negatives. The hotel is immaculately clean, pool towels very soft and large and free which can be changed as often as you want. The...
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8/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family August 2019

Wouldn’t Return

Hotel is in a really poor location so total boredom at night unless you want to listen to the same two singers singing the same songs every night. Hotel is very clean and staff are very...
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, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
8/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Great holiday

Amazing food - so fresh and so much choice Rooms - we had a beautiful suite and yes the decor is slightly dated but still very clean and perfect for a holiday stay Staff - fab service Pools - were...
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, Tenerife, Spain
8/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Outstanding

What a beautiful hotel, excellent location and views, staff are all friendly, excellent entertainment day and night, towels for sunbeds provided free of charge, enough sunbeds for everyone, rooms...
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, Gateshead, United Kingdom
8/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
July 2019

Rui Buena vista

Have just returned from two weeks at the Riu Buena Vista and can honestly say what a great hotel this is. The entire staff from the reception, restaurant, cleaners and entertainment team do a...
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7/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples July 2019

Tenerife

Room was lovely and spacious slightly outdated but on a plus has fridge.Staff are very helpful but not all speak English.Entertainment was the worst not even a hello was in English or any other...
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, Ipswich, United Kingdom
7/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway July 2019

Relaxing Venue for A Girls Break

We had a great time at the hotel. Our family room was an ideal size for three girls with a main bathroom/shower and another toilet. The view from the balcony was also perfect for evening...
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7/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2019

Great all rounder

Stayed here for a week recently, food was great. Pool is a good size. All inclusive facilities are pleasant and staff are friendly. Had a minor leak in our room but thankfully was dealt with quickly...
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7/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2019

Lovely Relaxing Holiday!

We have just spent a week at the hotel and had a fantastic time. The staff work tirelessly to ensure that they provide excellent service in all areas - reception, bars, restaurants, housekeeping...
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, Αθήνα, Ελλάδα
7/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
June 2019

Oustanding family vacation

Indeed the hotel room pictures are accurate, the furniture take you a few years back. But words cannot really describe the very high level of service and the quality of the entertainment staff...
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, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
7/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Perfect Hotel

We have returned after spending a week here, and honestly I wish we were there for two! Hotel certainly lives up to the RIU name. The rooms were very spacious (we had a family suite with a separate...
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, Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
7/17/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
July 2019

Ideal Family Getaway

Needing a relaxed family holiday this one fitted the bill. The weather was guaranteed which was great. Transfer from the airport was fine so no real problems there. We had one or two teething...
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7/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Amazing hotel!

Very friendly and dedicated staff, huge room and balcony, big pool area with two big pools, awesome kids club, nice neighborhood with a beatuful sea view, big buffet with tons of choices. Best hotel...
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7/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Fab Holiday

Visited last year and was very impressed with the staff who could not do enough for you . Yes hotel a bit dated but emasculate ! Value for money for sure. Would not hesitate to return even before...
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, Drogheda, Ireland
7/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2019

Michal and Michaella from Ireland

Where do we begin?This was our 2nd time visit at this amazing hotel.First of all we were greeted by Marcelino at the reception to our surprise we were upgraded to the seaview room C218. The...
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7/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples July 2019

Mr & Mrs Falco

The Hotel is Immaculately kept and Spotlessly clean. The Staff are Always friendly and polite and anything we asked for was done straight away. Our problem was with the food as it was very...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
7/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Our 30th Riu hotels holiday.

Wonderful holiday at the Riu Buena Vista, June/July 2019. First, my thanks to Senor Diego Molina (Director) and his excellent staff for providing such a memorable holiday. Our room was magnificent...
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, Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
7/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Another stay at this hotel

Just returned from my second visit ( partners third ) to this hotel and it is really starting to grow on me. Usual pleasant welcome, clean, tidy and great facilities. Now from my last review it is...
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, London, United Kingdom
7/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

amazing place, would really recommend!!

after staying at many riu’s this one has to be one of our favourites. staff are helpful and very friendly as always and entertainment again very good, free big bottles of water at reception whenever...
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, Anstey, United Kingdom
7/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2019

Fantastic hotel

I have just come back from a weeks stay in the Riu Buena Vista. I have had the best week, the hotel is immaculately clean, the staff are all very friendly and the rooms are a great size. I absolutely...
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, Cambridge, United Kingdom
7/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2019

Terrific Value For Money

Visited with wife and 17 year old son for 10 days. It is our second visit to this hotel, we also went last year for a week in July. Positives: Very friendly and helpful staff. Good sized and clean...
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7/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family June 2019

Not impressed

Just came back home from this hotel.. Personally I wouldn't come back to this hotel as we had a lot of issues, on the other hand the hotel is nice but needs a massive improvement. Good things...
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7/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family July 2019

Very average at absolute best,

Very very busy hotel, that’s got busier the long we have been here for our 10night stay, we’re currently 6days in. Very welcoming at the beginning from the concierge desk when checking in cant fault...
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, London, United Kingdom
7/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2019

Good hotel

Just come back from a weeks stay in this hotel with my boyfriend. After reading a few reviews we were a bit unsure, but I can say we were generally very impressed with this hotel. Staff were all...
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, Swinton, United Kingdom
7/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples June 2019

Holiday

Just returned from this hotel. Even though we met some nice people would not return which is a pity really because staff were magnificent. On arrival we found our room was not even attached to main...
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7/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Lucas Garcia - legendary person, man's a legend on Tenerife !!!

Visited this hotel for the second time - everything is also at a high level, as before. Extremely helpful and friendly staff. Everything is comfortable and pleasant. Thank you very much, especially...
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, BANJUL -THE GAMBIA
6/30/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
June 2019

Great hotel

Hotel is good for couples or family. The reception is very helpful and all staff were polite and always happy to please.The rooms were clean but could do with a little updating,especially the...
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6/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Great Hotel

We loved this hotel the rooms were very big and clean with a nice balcony to chill, the food was good, they have 2 pools which is great, but what they have best is the animation crew, they sing, they...
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, Ulverston, United Kingdom
6/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Fabulous 8 day stay

Stayed June 2019 This is the 2nd time we have stayed at this hotel ( we also did 10 days in Feb) You always wonder coming back a 2nd time if it would be as good....in fact was even better The staff...
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, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
6/27/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
April 2019

Great Holiday

We were at the hotel in April for a week. Rooms are massive, one of the biggest I have ever had away, we were on the 4th floor close to the sea and has uninterrupted fabulous sea views! Entertainment...
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6/25/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples June 2019

Leaking ceiling

My boyfriend and I came here last week. On the first morning our ceiling was dripping water and there were massive puddles covering the floor which I slipped on in the night and hurt my hand. No...
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, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
6/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples June 2019

Very noisy, in need of refurb, but good qualities

We largely visit the canaries each year for a week around June. Unfortunately this was our least favourite hotel we’ve stayed at on all of the islands. It does have good qualities, and is “fine” or...
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, Liverpool, United Kingdom
6/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Wonderfully relaxing for a couple of oldies

First, I would like to say a big thank you to Reception, who assisted us greatly with our room request. We were lucky enough to have a suite - bedroom, lounge, bathroom with both bath and walk in...
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, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
6/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Amazing relaxing holiday for adults

We have just arrived home today 21st June after the best holiday ever. Where do I start..... hotel fantastic, clean, excellent facilities bottled water each day no extra cost. Staff lovely friendly...
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, Coventry, United Kingdom
6/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

A WHEELCHAIR TRAVELLERS VIEWS ON THE BUENA VISTA

Well here we are , at the buena vista, 2 days into a weeks break, and its time to , tell the truth , the whole truth, and nothing but the truth, on the riu buena vista, 1st things first, hired a car...
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6/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples June 2019

Not the best

I have just returned and can say it’s not the best Rui hotel I have stayed in. The staff were very friendly, polite and some helpful. The write but doesn’t tell you that you are not on a local bus...
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6/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2019

June 2019

We stayed here in June, and we had a fantastic time!! We were a little nervous before we came after having read the reviews, but we were massively surprised by how nice the hotel was! The rooms...
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, Wales
6/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Friends getaway June 2019

Our get together

Currently staying at the riu Buena vista in tenerife. Weve enjoyed our stay so far, apart from yesterday whilst changing I left my sliver necklace on top of the fridge came back to the room later and...
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, Fife, United Kingdom
6/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples June 2019

Just okay

Firstly I must say that the hotel is very clean.The rooms (more like suites) are large with huge balconies and the staff are great. The whole hotel, however, is in serious need of a refurb. The room...
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, Tenerife, Spain
6/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Absolutely lovely

I am still here as I write this review, I can’t recommend it enough. The staff are so friendly, nothing is too much trouble (apart from the little convenience shop, not that friendly). The rooms are...
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6/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Loved it "again"

Excellent hotel , food is beautiful plenty of choice loved it . The entertainment team are fab a special mention to Phillipe the zumba instructor he was amazing also a great entertainer . The staff...
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, Toronto, Canada
6/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Nice hotel

After reading negative reviews I wasn’t sure what to expect, but from my perspective I had a great experience. We booked a family room that was more than enough for two people but very nice, and...
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, Bradley Stoke, United Kingdom
6/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family May 2019

1st Holiday without a mosquito bite!

Back from a wonderful week away here - the staff were brilliant along with the facilities. We had 2 family rooms with pool and partial sea views which were large and had 2 toilets along with a...
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, Thurnscoe, United Kingdom
6/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

RIU BEUNA VISTA TENERIFE

Ok I will start by saying the staff were amazing...the drinks were as well...I will add the vodka wasn't the best I've ever had but that made no difference to me! Yes the room and hotel maybe a...
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, Doncaster, United Kingdom
6/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples June 2019

Riu Buena Vista - Tenerife

Overall the hotel is nice and so are the staff! However the food let it down for us. We was told that the bookable restaurant was different types of food every night (Mexican, Italian, and food of...
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6/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

thank you Andrea you made my sons holiday

I have just resturned from Buena Vista, which really lives up to its name. I had a wonderful time, Muy bien. Thank you to Andrea in the kids club I was eventually able to get some mummy time! My son...
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, Dorset, United Kingdom
6/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Amazing Staff and hotel

Hola All Staff Having amazing time here at Riu lovely staff threw our hotel (my Favourite) james on Reception he welcomed us so well had a upgrade room also really good member of staff threw out...
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, Norwich, United Kingdom
5/31/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

Hotel Buenavista amazing. Best all inclusive!

I read many reviews before coming here. I still have until Sunday here but I can’t fault this place. I got an excellent deal. I had a limited view room (239a) and it was but still saw sea and pool...
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, England
5/31/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Return visit(14)

We are in double figures now for the number of visits to this hotel. That probably tells you how much it suits us. However we feel the need to update our previous reviews. The very few negatives...
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, Jarvenpaa, Finland
5/29/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family March 2019

No heaters

We visited 2 weeks at this Riu Hotel. Daytime temperature was +18"C and night below +10"C, the room was cold as siberian outhouse...They can offer only extra plankets nothing more, so we had a bad...
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5/29/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Fab holiday

Just returned from 11 night stay at this hotel. On arrival at around 1am we were told just to put our luggage in bag hold and go get something to eat. Also given free bottles of water and advised to...
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, Staines, United Kingdom
5/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples May 2019

Unpleasant experience

Travelled hear from the 14th of May for a week having had a two and half hour delay on the plane as a family decided not too fly the flight was very badly handled by Norwegian very poor security as...
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, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
5/27/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
May 2019

Great hotel, lovely staff, fantastic food and drink.

The hotel is well appointed, the atrium area has shops, even a little mini market and a hairdresser. There are computers and a printer plus a kiosk to buy access for WiFi. (Note that this does NOT...
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5/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples May 2019

Brilliant hotel

This hotel is amazing for the price of it! Didn’t see one bug, staff are constantly cleaning and trying to help. Food is repetitive but that’s what is expected with all inclusive. Entertainment is...
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5/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

First time to this hotel

We were very pleasantly surprised by how nice this hotel is. Yes it’s a bit noisy around the pool at certain times of the day, and yes the entertainment is far too loud, especially in the evenings...
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, Houston, United Kingdom
5/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2018

Amazing Staff

Stayed here from 11th to 21st December 2018. Got a free upgrate to the best room of any Riu hotel we have stayed in. We had a corner suite (A) which was huge with fabulous views of the sea and...
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5/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples May 2019

Pros & cons

Food reasonably good. Staff brilliant. Room adequate but tired. However, at times the hotel was terribly overcrowded and the Entertainment Team insisted in playing their music at max decibels which...
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, Dorset, United Kingdom
5/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Amazing Staff and hotel

Hola All Staff Having amazing time here at Riu lovely staff threw our hotel (my Favourite) james on Reception he welcomed us so well had a upgrade room also really good member of staff threw out...
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, South Yorks
5/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples May 2019

Friendly staff, clean hotel, thanks for a very nice stay.

All staff were very friendly. The room was nice and spacious and very clean. We used the courtesy bus into Las Americas and found it punctual and easy to use. The Canarian nights in the themed...
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, Bristol, United Kingdom
5/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2019

Amazing

Just returned from a amazing week here!! Location great a quiet resort but perfect for a relaxing holiday, had a 2bed apt with sea views and the biggest balcony with sun beds. Food great, slush...
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5/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples May 2019

4 Star ? Not So Sure...

As title suggests, 4 Star ?.. I`m not so sure... Transfer from the airport to the hotel takes approx 30mins. My wife & I arrived late in the evening, Friday 10th May..... First of all the bad...
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, Worcester, United Kingdom
5/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Can’t fault this hotel, was so beautiful

Travel date was 05/05/2019 - 13/05/2019 Arrived late to the hotel due to delay leaving UK, arrived at the hotel when dinner was about to end so the reception said to get dinner then to come back up...
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, Liverpool
5/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway May 2019

Great stay!!

I have just returned from a 4 night stay, was a lovely stay. Staff were very welcoming right from checking in at reception, cleaning staff and staff all around the hotel. Rooms were amazing! Given...
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, West Midlands, United Kingdom
5/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

Great stay at a gem!

Had a lovely stay here. Lovely, quiet area and beautiful views of the sea. Staff were all pleasant and drink choice was pretty good for an all inclusive. Entertainment at night was mixed and there...
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, Shepton Mallet, United Kingdom
5/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2019

BEST HOLIDAY EVER!

In the words of our 4yr old daughter this was, as the title suggests, our best holiday ever! From the minute we arrived until our teary goodbye 10 nights later we all had a fantastic time. Yes, the...
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, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
5/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples May 2019

Last visit, such a shame.

This was our fourth stay and this one will certainly be our last! Our return home on 7th may was very much anticipated this time around. Our arrival was swift and check in ?.. We were advised to go...
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, Swindon, United Kingdom
5/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

EXCELLENT - WELL DONE RIU BUENA VISTA

Currently staying at the hotel. Check in was smooth and the reception staff made sure we could go straight to the restaurant to eat and then collect the key card for our room. Very thoughtful. All...
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5/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples May 2019

Do ageing TVs really bother you?

If you’re anything like me you’ll have scanned down the page and read the bad reviews first. Many do. The reality of this hotel is not one of a crumbling fabric and archaic fixtures. It is in fact...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
5/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2019

Excellent getaway

Enjoyed every minute of this holiday, hotel was spotless staff friendly, couldn't do enough for us , our family room was perfect and our maid outstanding... weather was fabulous... beautiful sea view...
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, Farnborough, England, United Kingdom
5/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2019

Great Holiday Thanks Riu

Reception staff excellent and worked extremely hard always. Restaurant staff again excellent and nothing was any trouble. Entertainment team day and night were just brilliant and were so so friendly...
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, Amsterdam
4/28/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2019

Better than expected

Stayed at the Buena Vista hotel for a last minute get away with the kids. Didn’t have high expectations having read the reviews but I must say I was positively surprised. Bad matrasses but spacious...
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4/27/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Couples January 2019

In our opinion, not a 4 star hotel

Beautiful building, rooms and balconies spacious. Staff very pleasant and efficient. Food was average but we could always find something to eat. We visited the themed restaurant on a few evenings but...
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, Watford, United Kingdom
4/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2019

Wonderful time

This was our second visit having visited in December 2016. We had a wonderful week in the hotel and couldn’t fault our stay. The rooms are basic but are spacious, as is the private terrace, however...
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, Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
4/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2019

Spotless

Just returned after a weeks stay. We had read the reviews so we knew what to expect but was genuinely impressed on arrival. Room dated but very clean and spacious. The staff could not do enough for...
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, Swansea, United Kingdom
4/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family April 2019

Lets the brand down

Having mainly visited Riu Hotels in the last 5 years this has to be the worse one and lets the Riu standard down never written a review whilst still on hols before but here goes. Early arrival (Tui...
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, Liverpool, United Kingdom
4/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2019

Great for a week away in the sun

We stayed here for a week 2adults 2 teenagers and was very happy with our choice. Hotel is clean throughout and all staff are very polite and always greet you. we had 2x 1bed room which was huge...
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, London, United Kingdom
4/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family April 2019

3 Star Hotel is more accurate NOT 4 Star

The Staff: They are very polite, fun and welcoming a real credit to the Hotel. The Food: Is very basic and pretty much the same every day. Not worth a 4 Star rating. Even the Beach restaurant on...
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, London, United Kingdom
4/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family April 2019

One unpleasant staff member

We have just returned from a two week stay. The location and layout of this hotel are great. It is tucked away in a quiet area but a lovely short walk from the local town. The biggest downfall is the...
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, Weymouth, United Kingdom
4/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples April 2019

Excellent stay just showing it’s age a bit

Excellent stay, but not normal Rui standard in respect of accommodation, terrible Wi-fi provision and tv service. Everything else was wonderful, especially the staff. Could not fault them in any area...
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, Paisley, United Kingdom
4/15/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples April 2019

Great Holiday!

We booked this as an extra holiday and paid a great price for it. The hotel did not disappoint. Staff were so friendly, hotel was spotlessly clean and food was brilliant. Excellent choice. My...
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, Thornton Cleveleys, United Kingdom
4/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

Wonderful holiday

Lovely hotel brilliant staff, they couldn’t do enough for you, food best inclusive we have ever had great room which was actually a suite overlooking the sea very large Balcony with table and chairs...
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, London, United Kingdom
4/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2019

outstanding!

i’m pretty fussy when it comes to hotels - but this one is absolutely fantastic. firstly, the hotel itself is beautiful and spotlessly clean. i didn’t see one speck of dirt during my whole seven...
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4/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

Great Time.

I would like to thank very much for great time in Hotel Riu Buena Vista. Friendly and helpful staff make a great atmosphere and that's why will definitely back there again. Special thanks for great...
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, Somerset, United Kingdom
4/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
March 2019

Fab March week

This hotel is spotless,friendly,comfortable excellent value for money.My husband and I returned here after staying for a week the previous Feb,we were so impressed and we were not disappointed again...
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4/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2019

Another Excellent Family Holiday

Just returned from 10 days at RIU Buena Vista, absolutely brilliant holiday and our second visit to this hotel. If you want a family friendly hotel with good facilities away from the noisy resorts...
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4/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family April 2019

Cheap and cheerful

My daughter and I booked this hotel for a cheap break away in the sunshine. You get what you pay for here. The hotel is very dated and dull. The room was quite depressing and the beds are rock hard...
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, Maidstone, United Kingdom
4/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

Great time and Hotel

Fantastic hotel with friendly staff and great atmosphere. Food and drink was also superb and nothing seemed to much trouble. There is not alot in the surrounding area but the hotel is more than...
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, Cardiff, United Kingdom
4/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

Last minute holiday

My husband and I have just returned having spent 10 days at this hotel. The all inclusive drinks package is great, sparkling wine all day! The food was ok, and always plentiful. The rooms are kept...
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4/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
December 2018

Amazing Again

This was our second time at the Buena Vista for a little bit of winter sun, we checked in swiftly and got to our room which we where disappointed with, but reception staff sorted it out after a...
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, South Wales, ex Durham
4/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family March 2019

Excellent Hotel, staff, food, facilities,

Stayed at the hotel from 15 March for 14 nights, and once again had an excellent 10th stay at this hotel, only downside we had which was very unusual was the top restaurant and the disgusting...
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, Hastings, United Kingdom
4/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

Return trip - 8 years on..

Back to Buena Vista 8 years on. Lovely staff, nice hotel although looking a little tired now but did not compromise our stay- understand from friendly reception team due 7 million pound makeover next...
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, London, United Kingdom
3/31/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway March 2019

Nice holiday

Enjoyed my stay at Riu Buena Vista.. the hotel has been taken over by Riu so not 100 percent up to standard but saying that it is very nice .. rooms were lovely we had a family room . Which wasn’t...
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, Hornchurch, United Kingdom
3/30/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway March 2019

Worth the money I paid

Just finished a week in the sun. Hotel rooms lovely and big and kept clean. All staff very friendly and helpful. My friend and I loved the all inclusive cocktails all day until midnight. Food was...
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, Levenmouth, United Kingdom
3/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

Mad March Sun

My husband & I stayed here from 8th March for 11 nights, we had a family room with partial sea view on the 7th floor, the room was great as only the 2 off us so plenty room, I would recommend this...
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, Dublin, Ireland
3/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2018

Very Enjoyable

We stayed here for a week. The transfer from the airport, dependent on stops, is approximately 40/45 minutes, which is okay. Checking in was effortless, very friendly staff that explain everything in...
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, Stockholm, Sweden
3/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway March 2019

Great trip thanks to a great Claudio

Our trip to Buena Vista was lovely and we have Claudio and the other personnel to thank for it. Claudio always helped us with everything and was very social at the bar! The rooms were great and so...
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3/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

10th visit--------------love it.

Thank you Riu team for another well fed and watered relaxing 2 weeks. Looking at booking again in November. We would not let a small cosmetic problem with furniture, which works perfectly well, spoil...
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, Cape Town Central, South Africa
3/21/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Couples March 2019

Mr

4 star hotel. The room was clean but tired. Veneer was chipped in the furniture, all balcony’s only had one sunbed despite us being two and there was tea or coffee facilities. Sunbeds lined up to...
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, Cambridge, United Kingdom
3/20/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
March 2019

Value for money, Can't really complain......Don't compare it with Barbados...

You get what you pay for. This all-inclusive hotel is huge on rooms and value. Considering the flight, transfer, accomodation, food and drink, it's a bargain. Sure the entertainment is a little...
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3/17/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

Best All Inclusive so far

We have just returned from a week and can honestly say it was great, the food fresh and plentiful,with plenty of choice. The help yourself stations for wine,beer, soft drinks and coffee were great...
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, Tallinn
3/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Friends getaway February 2019

Not a bad resort, but definitely not a 4 star resort

Doesn’t matter how many stars the hotel itself is drawing, with poor quality management this hotel doesn’t look or feel as 4 star hotel. This hotel is not original RIU and therefor all around the...
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, Barry, United Kingdom
3/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

I’ll be back!

My partner and I have just returned from spending a week at this hotel where we had a great time. My comments below where negative are intended for constructive criticism only. The staff in all areas...
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, Rochester, United Kingdom
3/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2019

Great holiday - would recommend.

Just returned from 10 nights at Riu BuenaVista. Our room was excellent, overlooked the pools, really well cleaned each day. Hotel staff great, especially Sajid and Rodrigues clearing tables on the...
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, holmfirth
3/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

Very relaxing holiday

Booked holiday with First Choice and flight was on time but had a 20 minute wait before the transfer bus could take us. Apparently one party did not check in with the Tui staff to say they were...
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, Bristol, United Kingdom
3/9/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2019

Another fab stay

This was our second visit as a family after we enjoyed it so much last year. We were worried it wouldn’t live up to last year but pleased to say it was even better. The hotel is lovely an spacious...
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, Coventry, United Kingdom
3/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family February 2019

25th Anniversay holiday

Was really looking forward to this 4 star rated hotel all inclusive but most aspects were a complete let down. Unfortunately the hotel was from the 70s nothing new or refreshing at all compared to a...
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, Callao Salvaje, Spain
3/1/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family March 2019

Lovely hotel

We always stay in the Riu chain hotels because we know what we are going to expect! Lovely hotel, stunning area. The entertainment staff are incredible, they work all day long to provide...
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, England
2/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2018

Great break

I came to this hotel in June 2018 with my husband, 4 year old granddaughter and my parents I had booked the family room which had a large living room two toilets, separate bedroom and a very large...
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2/25/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family February 2019

TERRIBLE!!!!!

This hotel must be one of the worst hotels I have ever been to , it is no where near impressive , when u come in it is as if u have walked into a multi storey car park with a bit of furniture...
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, Cumbria, United Kingdom
2/25/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2019

Another Lovely Holiday

We have recently returned from our fourth visit to this hotel and once again we enjoyed a very relaxing holiday. We had emailed the hotel prior to arrival and our accommodation request was granted...
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2/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2019

Good winter break

We spent 7 nts here 12th to 19th Feb my wife and I plus sis in law. Good food, drink and entertainment evening. Room big 3 single beds great hse keeping all staff excellent and friendly. Pool...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
2/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2019

Room 612 A

We stayed at the hotel for the second time from 8th February for a week and had a lovely time. We stayed in room 612 in block A, mentioned in a previous review and although yes it’s in need of a...
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, Sheffield, United Kingdom
2/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2019

Lovely sunny break

We had a week here at the beginning of February. We had visited the hotel before and enjoyed it. The rooms are spacious and very clean. We had a family room with a huge balcony and two sun loungers...
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, Swansea, United Kingdom
2/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2019

You get what you pay for

First of all the most critical point raised about this Hotel by nearly all the reviewers is the state of the furniture in the rooms well yes it is rough and the idiot who decided to purchase...
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, Sundsvall, Sweden
2/16/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples February 2019

Nice hotel but food doesen’t match

The hotel as a facility are good, nice staff and clean. We will choose another hotel at our next visit to Tenerife because of the surroundings. Food was almost awful, everything tasted the same. If...
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, Boston, Lincolnshire, UK
2/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Couples January 2019

4 Star Rating is a Joke!

Room was horrible. Really Cold. In the shade all day and night. Number 612. We were offered extra blankets and a room change was eventually offered five days after we arrived (who would move with...
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, Worksop, United Kingdom
2/12/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Another great winter break.

We had another great stay at the Riu Buena Vista in Plaja Paraiso in January this year. All our comments from last year’s review still apply so have a look at that for more information. We cannot...
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, Kidderminster, United Kingdom
2/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Honest review

My wife and I have recently returned from a 2 week holiday at the Riu Buanavista, having spent a really relaxing fortnight ,it was our first time in Tenerife and we will definitely be back, the food...
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, Norwich, United Kingdom
2/7/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2019

12 Visit

Our first visit was 2010 have returned many times since then we also have other holidays The staff are efficient friendly will try to help in anyway possible Hotel always very clean Food choice...
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, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Christmas getaway

Lovely hotel the rooms were spotless and our balcony was the widest one we’ve ever had we spent every day on there til 1pm then went for a stroll. The staff were friendly and helpful. The food was...
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2/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2019

Excellent

Have just come back from this hotel what can I say fab fab fab 2 restaurants to choice from food was fabulous loads of variety and tasted superb loads of different drinks at bar kids help them selves...
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, Playa Blanca, Spain
1/31/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Just perfect.

We used this hotel a lot in the past but have not been back to Tenerife in the past 5 years. On arrival, it was like walking back into your favorite place - although many faces have changed, those...
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, Selby, United Kingdom
1/30/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Fantastic week away

Went away for 7 nights mid January for my 50th birthday & was blown away from the experience we had. From start to finish we were treated so well especially when the animation staff found out it was...
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, Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
1/29/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family January 2019

Nice clean hotel good staff

This hotel is good if you want to see how they get as many sunbeds round a pool as possible, I am not kidding you are jammed in like sardines, just hope you get on with the person next to you. The...
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, Glazebury, United Kingdom
1/26/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Fantastic hotel

Myself and my fiancé stayed here for 1 week for the 29th November. The hotel is beautiful and the staff work tirelessly keeping the hotel lovely and clean. The waiting staff in the restaurants are...
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1/24/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples January 2019

tired hotel, visit 8 jan to 22 jan inc.

Got the sea view we booked. good sized room and huge balcony. Downside:covers on settee, 2 of the 4 were torn with broken zips. Seats very soft, had to be hauled out by hubby and I am not obese...
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, wales
1/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2019

Relaxing break

Very clean hotel and grounds. Very pleased with the size of the room and balcony although the beds could definitely do with being renewed as very uncomfortable. Staff very friendly and always happy...
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, Cardiff, United Kingdom
1/23/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2019

Average All-Inclusive

Average all-inclusive hotel. Not luxury, but not budget. Food was decent, plenty of it and lots of choice for each meal. Lots of drinks included in the price. Pools are lovely to look at but...
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1/22/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway January 2019

Winter Break

Lovely hotel. Food good for all inclusive and available for most of the time a bit repetitive.Lovely area. Staff very friendly, helpful and efficient. Bar and waiting staff very good , reception...
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, Rotherham, United Kingdom
1/19/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Jill seaman

Have just returned from a really lovely 10 night stay. After reading reviews about this hotel, was bit apprehensive. Well there was no need. The hotel maybe does need a bit of a face lift, and yes...
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, Doncaster, United Kingdom
1/18/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples January 2019

Dissapointing

We have returned from our annual winter-sun break in the Canaries staying at the Riu Buena Vista for 14 nights from the 1st January 2019 on an all inclusive basis.The good points about this hotel is...
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, Liverpool, United Kingdom
1/14/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family January 2019

Christmas in the sun

We visited 24th December to 7th January, we were given rooms b511 which was overlooking the pool and sea, the balcony got the sun from 3.30 onwards until sunset was really beautiful, the rooms are...
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, Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
1/13/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
December 2018

Xmas get away

Great hotel lovely and clean great gala dinner at Xmas and great idea free bus to las America's Staff really nice too rooms cleaned everyday the only thing I would have liked was heated pool as I...
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, Coatbridge, United Kingdom
1/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family January 2019

Not bad at all!

I booked this late November for a much needed family break. Having read some negative reviews after booking I must admit I was a bit apprehensive before we arrived. I needn’t have worried because we...
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1/8/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2018

Beautiful Riu Buena Vista

Hotel is amazing , staff very friendly and always ready to help smiling , the villa we had was cleaned every day , entertainment team - super amazing . Many activities for kids and grown ups . Nice...
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, Durham, United Kingdom
1/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Friends getaway November 2018

Downhill since 2015

First visited this hotel in 2015 and was pleased with my stay but it has deteriorated since The so called junior suite is now tired and shabby , the linen is old and warn and the beds are...
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, Spennymoor, United Kingdom
1/6/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples December 2018

nice stay tired hotel

we travelled 21-28 december 2018. hotel & suroundings were clean & tidy almost spotless. room in "D" block was spacious & with everything you needed. good wardrobe, balcony large bathroom with a 2nd...
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, Playa Paraiso, Spain
1/5/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2018

A great hotel with super staff

Ok it is a litle old hotel but it is so clean and the hotel staff is so nice. Nice pool, huge rooms, god food(can be better), nice view, near to Hard Rock hotel and so relaxing! The New Year buffe...
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, Liverpool, United Kingdom
1/4/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
January 2019

Christmas treat

We have been to this hotel before but the rooms are in need of a major refit but it is kept spotless by our cleaner Janet .All the staff are very friendly .Food and drinks a good selection, and...
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1/3/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway January 2019

Great Hotel

Staff lovely, room's very spacious, food excellent, clean, great sunset views, amenities fine. On the downside heated pool to chilly for us, everyone seems to be a smoker which I do not object to...
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1/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

Riu buena vista

Great staff ( Reception staff are really helpful ). Good selection of food across all meals. House keeping ladies are very good. Room location @ poolside great. Room good but getting a bit...
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, Bridgend, United Kingdom
1/2/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Perfect break away

We arrived on the 27 dec and from the off we felt relaxed. We were a-bit concerned about some reviews about the rooms because i am a bit fussy, but yes it could do with an up lift but its spotlessly...
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, Berlin, Germany
12/27/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family January 2018

Super nice service and staff

Very friendly service. The beach is a bit difficult to access because the hotel is placed on the mountain/coast black lava. The surrounding is actually amazing. You can reach the seaside views by...
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, Huddersfield, United Kingdom
12/27/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

Riu buena vista

Ok an honest revue It's a 4 star hotel but not 4 star rooms. rooms are run down and dated old TV's ? sunbeds no problem with them free towels Food is very good alot of choice there is food...
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, Westbury, United Kingdom
12/27/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

Pre Christmas break

The room furnishing is very tired, public area’s not much better paving needs attention. We feel that the hotel would benefit all if it provided free WiFi, in line with other 4 star hotels. The food...
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, Grantham, United Kingdom
12/23/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Couples December 2018

Xmas. Break very very poor

Arrived 23 Dec. Hotel rooms are very very dated. Reception staff members I dealt with very abrupt and simply said if I don’t like it leave the hotel. Thing is £1328 for the hotel alone for 4 nights...
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, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
12/23/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Excellent Hotel

Don’t pay any attention to the moaning brigade this is an excellent hotel. Staff are very friendly and helpfull. Food has been very good and the hotel is kept clean to a very high standard. Our...
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, Rotherham, United Kingdom
12/21/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
December 2018

Ignore negative reviews

We have just returned from a 10 night holiday at the Riu Buena Vista. We went with low expectations, having read a number of negative reviews. Despite the fact that we usually stay in Riu Palace...
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12/21/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family December 2018

Girls holiday

Stayed for a week at the beginning of December with my sister in law and my 2 nieces and had a wonderful week, we had 2 rooms together (i'd e-mailed the hotel prior to arrival )804a and 803a both...
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, scunthorpe
12/21/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

Brodie park

Just returned from a week in this hotel. At check in we were given our bands and told to go and eat first before check in! Upon returning we were told to put room number stickers on cases and porter...
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, Bodmin, United Kingdom
12/17/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Super winter break

Visited this hotel for the first time as a last minute deal and must say we were pleasantly surprised. The hotel is large, immaculately clean and the food and drinks plentiful. Our room was huge and...
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, Göteborg
12/17/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Look at this hotel for a perfect holiday!

Riu Buena Vista is a place you should consider if you are looking for a perfect holiday. We did not find anything to complain about. This is the best holiday we have had so far and we have been to...
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, Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
12/16/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples December 2018

Absolutely holiday from hell

well I pity anyone who has booked this hotel. It is a disgrace, rude reception staff, old damaged furniture ready for the bonfire, food awful, infinity pool freezing, no space between sun beds. Deffo...
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, Sunderland, United Kingdom
12/15/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2018

really nice hotel

stayed here at the end of November 2018, really nice hotel with nice rooms facilities service and food. our room had a separate lounge with two bathrooms, the food and drink was really good with...
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, London, United Kingdom
12/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2018

Great weeks holiday

Very friendly and helpful staff, large hotel we had a room which part overlooked the sea and also near the pool. large room with very large balcony , separate bedroom and a bonus of two toilets...
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, London, United Kingdom
12/9/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
December 2018

Lovely Hotel shame about the food

Had a lovely weeks holiday here. The hotel is very nice and well laid out and is very very clean. The staff could not be more helpful especially Salim in the restaurant. Yes, the rooms are a little...
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, Luton, United Kingdom
12/6/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Very nice Break

This hotel is immaculately clean and all the staff are very friendly, helpful and very hard working. The Room we had was small with a balcony, but for the time we spent in it was not a problem. There...
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12/3/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

Friendly hotel

Here in December 2018. This hotel is immaculately clean and all the staff are very friendly and helpful. We where allocated a double room that was very clean but the bathroom area was very very small...
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, Newbury, United Kingdom
12/2/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family November 2018

Very enjoyable stay

My family and I stayed at this hotel in the last week of November and we had a wonderful time. The rooms are a little tired we had a lot of furniture that was damaged. The towels were very thin and...
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, Nottingham, United Kingdom
11/28/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
October 2018

What I expected

Pros: Very clean throughout - public toilets were cleaned often and this proved to be a big boon on a evening leaving day Three restaurants serving a large variety of quality food. Outside one has...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
11/24/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway November 2018

Fabulous room with two bathrooms spotless clean

Bit out of the way but free buses every day, lovely walk to next place shops,cafes and Hard Rock Hotel for coffee. We had an amazing sea view room it was spotlessly clean. Big complex easy to get...
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, Chelmsford, United Kingdom
11/20/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family November 2018

A treat for my daughter

Had a week here with my daughter (16) Hotel was tired and could do with a update. Room was a decent size with huge bathroom with separate bath, shower and toilet and also an extra toilet which was a...
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, United Kingdom
11/19/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples August 2018

Nice hotel

Lovely helpful and welcoming staff, big nice hotel with double swimming pool , bars for drink, good buffet delicous food ,water activities,the only thing is the rooms , need to be refurbished, we...
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, Walsall, United Kingdom
11/18/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2018

Stunning location

Have just spent 3 nights here for a little break from reality! From the moment you walk through the door the staff are friendly and welcoming, we went to check in an the first thing they did was put...
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, Basingstoke
11/15/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
November 2018

Excellent Service

Just returned from a 10 day break at this hotel. All the staff were extremely polite and helpful at all times. The food was fantastic, lots of choice and variety. We had a family room so there was...
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, Lincoln
11/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
October 2018

Good

I’ve stayed in a much better Riu. It’s a spacious hotel with very friendly staff (apart from a very rude one in the seafront restaurant!). I didn’t mind the food and I think they cater for everyone...
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11/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family November 2018

Pretty Average

Had a delightful Holliday here at the Rui Buena Vita however there are a few points to make that it is unlike any Rui that I have ever stayed at. The rooms are very basic, there were just two beds...
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, Hythe, United Kingdom
11/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family November 2018

November holiday with my daughters (19 and 20)

Great hotel in a lovely location. Staff very helpful, friendly and always smiling. Gym good, tennis court needs some attention. Daytime activities very good, evening not great so make your own fun...
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, Wells, United Kingdom
11/7/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family October 2018

Birthday celebrations

I have recently returned from a week staying at Riu Buena Vista with family to celebrate my husband and my 60th birthdays. What a lovely hotel. Staff, rooms and food were excellent. Evening...
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, Sligo, Ireland
11/7/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family December 2017

Great location

The location of the hotel is excellent. the rooms are large, clean and the balconies are a bonus! The staff are helpful, friendly and well presented On the other hand, the food was poor; the menu is...
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11/3/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family November 2018

Lovely hotel big issue with pool area

We are a family of 3 currently staying in this hotel. The hotel delivers everything it says and is one of the best overall hotels we have stayed in for this price range. BUT there is a serious issue...
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11/2/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples October 2018

Sun week

Hotel is fine if you want to sunbathe for a week or swim. We had a lazy week enjoying good selection of food and drinks. Bedroom was ok not massive. No view apart from another hotel. Room was clean...
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11/2/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples November 2018

Terrible holiday.

We have been so disappointed with this hotel. Poor standard of hotel for four stars, especially compared to other four star hotels we’ve stayed in. The food was basic and repetitive. The rooms were...
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, Norwich, United Kingdom
10/31/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2018

What a fantastic family break

We stayed at the hotel during the half term in October. There was 20 of us in total (10 adults and 10 children aged 1-6). We had the most fantastic week. The weather was great, along with the food...
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, Nottingham, United Kingdom
10/31/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Friends getaway March 2018

Quite week

Check n was quick. Room was a long way from reception and was up and down so not great for anyone the walking difficulties. Room was lovely and big with a separate lounge with a shower and toilet...
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, London
10/28/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family October 2018

half term week, 4 stars for the staff, animation staff in particular.

Enjoyable stay at this large all inclusive hotel. Rooms are large and basic with enough hanging space but no drawers. We didn't get the room we expected but that was down to the travel agent and not...
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10/28/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2018

We had a great time, better hotel than expected

Hi, We, 2adults and 1 5yr old had a week here and loved every minute of it. Very spacious, always spotlessly clean, very helpful staff, good food. Only down side was that WiFi was chargable and only...
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, Chesterfield, United Kingdom
10/27/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family October 2018

it was ok

Spent one week here, the positives, cleaniness of the hotel was first rate, how on earth they keep such a big hotel so clean is beyond me. The staff was excellent, very friendly and helpful., on the...
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10/24/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family September 2018

Overall, a great holiday!

I visited Tenerife in September 2018 for the first time. We stayed at this hotel for a week, my Mum, Sister and I. We also had friends staying in the hotel at the same time which was nice. Now I’m...
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, Cambridge, England, United Kingdom
10/23/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Friends getaway October 2018

Good and bad

Stayed here in October for a week with friends. Hotel was clean and in part dated. Had a family room which was a good size. Beds not very comfortable and twin beds pushed together which is a shame...
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, Leeds, United Kingdom
10/23/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family December 2017

Great riu

We stopped here for a week in December and are going again soon for 10 days this time the staff were so obliging as we have come to expect as this is a RIU hotel.We had a family room which was huge...
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10/20/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2018

lovely hotel

We stayed here for a week and couldnt fault the place. The room we were allocated (513c) was huge with 2 bathrooms bedroom and a large sitting room. Stepping onto the balcony continued our surprise...
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, Chichester, United Kingdom
10/19/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples October 2018

Hotel Riu Buena Vista

Overall an excellent hotel. All inclusive was really all inclusive (food, drinks, towels, courtesy bus into Las Americas,safe, late check out courtesy room - but see comment below) with the strange...
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10/17/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2018

Brilliant holiday in a brilliant hotel!

Just returned from a week away with my husband. We’d been recommended the hotel by family members and we have to agree with everything they told us. Check in On arrival at the hotel at about 9pm...
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, Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
10/17/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples October 2018

Great resort

We had a very quiet family room (booked with tui) It was large had two toilets and a very large balcony with sunbeds and small table and chairs It was clean and we'll presented but the actual...
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, Swansea, United Kingdom
10/13/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2018

Fab

Well this was first visit to this hotel for myself and my husband we were here for 10 days(23rd Sept- 3rd Oct),we had a little wait for our room as we had arrived before the check in time so we went...
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, Gourdon, Montrose United Kingdom
10/13/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family October 2018

Fab stay.

Our 3rd time at this hotel.. 2years since our last stay.... It shows, hotel in need of a bit it tlc, beds not as comfy and very creaky and noisy when moving. But can not fault the staff, the food...
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, Bedford, United Kingdom
10/13/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples September 2018

Not a 4 star hotel!

Hotel is lovely - it’s located right on the coast with a lovely view of the sea, has 2 pools both of which are a good size and the hotel itself is big. However we went all inclusive for 10 days and...
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, Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
10/9/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2018

Its visit to Hotel Rui Buena Vista

Just returned from a great holiday at this hotel. Had fantastic room in top floor overlooking pool in quiet area(as requested) Reception staff very polite and helpful. Hotel in quiet resort but free...
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10/8/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2018

Great hotel all round! Better than I was expecting.

I've just returned from a weeks family holiday and absolutely loved it here. We arrived late evening and received a warm welcome from the reception staff along with a lovely dinner as the restaurant...
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, London, United Kingdom
10/8/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family September 2018

Amazing

We stayed for 10 days in Riu Buenavista and it was very nice. Our room 307-c it was very large with sea and pool view. Our room was cleaned every day and they changed the towels as well. One...
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10/7/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2018

Amazing family resort!

We are currently here on our third visit to the resort but this time with our 2 year old son. Don't listen to the bad reviews ( not many) it's an amazing place to stay! We are currently in a villa...
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, Ramsgate, United Kingdom
10/7/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

Lovely hotel

I stayed at this hotel for a week in June 2018 with my partner. Hotel is lovely and pool area great, fun games for kids and adults. They say the top pool is a chill out pool and the lower one is for...
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10/3/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples September 2018

Good hotel but 3 star at most

Hotel is out of the centre so quiet and peaceful. Although it was clean it really needs updating. Very spacious rooms with dated deco. Around the property quite a few maintenance issues to be...
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, Cotswolds
10/2/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family September 2018

Great location, clean and friendly, would stay again - but needs an update first

This place is clean and the staff are great. We had a lovely 7 night stay as a family of three (travelled with our two year old). We moved from our original room after one night as it overlooked the...
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, falkirk
9/29/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Couples September 2018

Beautiful hotel staff keeping it afloat

Visited this hotel 3 years ago for the new year we knew going back that it needed updated but could not believe when we visited from the 21st/28th I'd september how bad it had got The staff are...
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, Carmarthenshire, United Kingdom
9/26/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2018

Such a lovely hotel, would stay again!

I stayed in this hotel for a week with my boyfriend and was very happy from the moment we arrived. Even though the hotel is big, it’s very easy to get around and everything you need is central in the...
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, London, United Kingdom
9/26/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples September 2018

Hotel Riu Buena Vista

Went here as the Hotel we choose was have major works done so we were offered this hotel .... well they didn’t even know it was my Big Birthday so nothing done It’s a old hotel and it shows the TVs...
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, Grantham, United Kingdom
9/23/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

Nice Hotel

we staid here as a family of 5 for a second year running in August. The location is away from the main tourist area of los cristianos and las Americas, however there is a free shuttle bus which takes...
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9/23/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family September 2018

Not usual riu standards

Stayed in the Riu Buena Vista for a week September 2018 with family. Firstly, I must say that all the staff in this hotel are amazing, they work tirelessly to keep all guests happy, always smiling...
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, Cwmbran, United Kingdom
9/21/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family September 2018

Family holiday

Just returned from a week with family. Very nice hotel which was clean throughout. Reception staff were really good and very helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. Food was lovely although by the end...
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, Cardiff, United Kingdom
9/20/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples September 2018

Builders

At this hotel at moment food great pool great booze great but be aware on left hand side of this hotel they are building new hotels very noisy throughout day cannot use balcony due to level of...
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, Yorkshire
9/14/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples September 2018

a good week

Third visit to the Buena Visa in six years. Hotel has not changed much at all. Good restaurant and bar staff always eager to serve and pleasant. Lovely food especially the soup always good and...
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, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
9/13/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family September 2018

Lovely family Hoilday

This is are second visit to this hotel, and it had not change thankfully. We were a party of four myself and my husband and my daughter (17teen) and my son (14teen) we stayed for 10 nights . We had a...
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, Plymouth, United Kingdom
9/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2018

Amazing once again!

This was our 8th time visiting this paticular hotel and our 2nd visit this year. Me and my wife love coming here as the staff right from check in to bar staff to all the maids and service workers...
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, England
9/9/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

AMAZING

Family of four, two older teenagers stayed end August. Flight - Norwegian airlines - good. Only difference slightly less duty free to buy. Staff very helpful, fab landing. Transfer - bit long...
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9/9/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Excellent holiday

We have just return from the Hotel Buena Vista in Tenerife and I have to say that we have had an excellent time, the hotel was excellent in every way, the rooms were very spacious, comfortable and...
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9/5/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples August 2018

Beautiful well run hotel

We have just returned from an 11 night stay at the Buena Vista. I have to say what an amazing experience. From the moment we arrived the welcome was brilliant, the reception staff were incredibly...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
9/2/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

Riu buena vista

After staying in Riu hotels around the world,the Riu Buena vista,does not live up to the Riu standards that we have had before. The showers run hot and cold,and are very small,there is no wi if at...
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8/31/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Very nice Hotel

Arrived with Family week ago. Nice hotel with 2 pools, great food and drinks. Clean and quiet rooms with balcony. No more you need for holiday with your family. Highly recommend to everyone this...
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8/30/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

Lovely family Holiday

Lovely hotel, staff are very friendly and hotel room clean. Stayed for 11 nights all inclusive with my wife and 2 kids age 10 and 12, we had a brilliant time. Only downside was the entertainment at...
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, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
8/29/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

Lovely break

Hotel immaculate and lovely sea views. We stayed in a family room which was really spacious but beds very uncomfortable. Food all really fresh but as with most all inclusive gets a bit repetitive...
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8/28/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Family holiday

Super clean Fresh hot food cooked in front of you. Fresh fruit. Massive hotel but not a single queue at the bars or food hall. Clean pools and pool area. Friendly staff. Self service beer and soft...
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8/28/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

Holiday

Just back from a stay here was very nice busy and as it’s all inclusive you don’t tend to leave the hotel. Breakfast lunch and dinner can feel like a mad rush but there was always plenty of good...
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8/24/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples August 2018

Perfect week away

My partner and I have just had a rare childfree week away here just the two of us. It was perfect, so relaxing, great hotel, so clean & staff constantly cleaning and collecting glasses etc and...
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, Sheringham, United Kingdom
8/23/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

Great family holiday

Me my wife and our 8 year old daughter and 6 year old son have just had a lovely week in Tenerife. There are mixed reviews on here which did concern us, but to be honest there are a lot more good...
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8/22/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

Family Holiday...

Stayed here for a week, All inclusive from the beginning of August Check In : Quick and efficient - Advised that due to our late flight, that the restaurant would be kept open with some snacks for...
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, Bognor Regis, England, United Kingdom
8/20/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Fabulous hotel

Recently returned from a 2 week stay at this hotel travelling as a group of 6. We had 2 family rooms which were very clean and had fantastic views of the sea, pools and mountains from the very...
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, hornchurch
8/19/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family August 2018

Disappointing hotel

We have recently returned from a weeks stay at Riu beuna vista and so glad it was only a week. Although I cannot fault the staff friendliness but the hotel overall was the most disappointing...
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, London, United Kingdom
8/19/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Nothing’s too much trouble

Fantastic hotel with such caring staff. We had a ‘superior one-bedroom room with limited sea view’, and there was a great view of the sea. Spacious rooms with large balcony and two sliding doors...
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, London, United Kingdom
8/16/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

Very fussy traveller - Not usual Riu standard but it grows on you

Pros Fantastic animation team Very friendly staff Daytime entertainment Kids activities Free shuttle to town Massive clean rooms (the tv is old but who cares) Excellent mini club and...
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8/14/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family August 2018

Disappointed

This is not a 4 star hotel, and does not live up to the standards of any other Riu hotel I have visited. The hotel although clean is very dated throughout, the rooms are very basic, the pool area is...
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, Essex
8/14/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Excellent!

We have just returned from a week at the Buena Vista. We were a group of 6 with two kids age 4 & 7. We had two family rooms which were spacious with lovely balconies and nice and clean, serviced...
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8/13/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

Lovely holiday

Stayed a week with my boyfriend and 2 kids 13 and 14. We had a lovely stay at this hotel, hotel so clean and staff work so hard to make your holiday perfect. Rooms very clean and spacious, had a...
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, Derbyshire, United Kingdom
8/13/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

A nice hotel in a clean and pretty location

I struggled to find a comprehensive review before we visited Riu's Buena Vista so will do my best to answer the questions I had before our trip. The hotel itself is large and well equipped, there is...
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, Leicester, United Kingdom
8/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2018

A lovely hotel overall

Me, my husband and 20 month old little boy visited for my 40th birthday in July this year. I booked the holiday very last minute as expecting baby no 2 and wasn’t sure how I would feel. The hotel...
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, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
8/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

Great relaxing break

I’m not usually one to write reviews but having just returned from a lovely 2 weeks I couldn’t help it. Despite what other reviews have said there are so many good things about this hotel. The...
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8/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family July 2018

What a bad holiday that was in Tenerife Hotel Riu Buena Vista

Arranged by TUI in one of their shops by a sales assistant who ripped for us off for £3000 for one week as not even 24 hours later the exact same holiday was £300 cheaper online. Our TUI flight took...
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, Berkshire
8/6/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

Lovely family break

Still on hols at Riu, We booked 11 nights and so far we’re having a lovely time. Staff - all polite and friendly Location - 15-20 minutes to las americas, the hotel provides a shuttle bus which you...
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, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
8/6/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples August 2018

Nice hotel

We arrived at around 8pm and checked in, the receptionist said it took approx 15 mins and offered us drinks or dinner, we opted for drinks in the bar and returned for a swift and easy check in with...
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8/4/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2018

Great Find

I visited this hotel in July for 7 nights with my husband and 15 year old Son. The rooms are dated but are spotless and specious with sitting room, bedroom, bathroom and a 2nd toilet. We were located...
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8/4/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2018

Lovely hotel

This was my 2nd visit to the Riu Buena Vista with family after coming here 5 years ago. Not much has changed to be completely honest which is good and bad. GOOD - food is great, rooms are dated but...
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, Leeds, United Kingdom
8/2/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples July 2018

Could be 4 stars with a few improvements

I stayed at this hotel 8th - 15th July 2018 with my boyfriend. Pros: Many self-serve drinks available to save queuing time at bars which was very helpful. Amstel was the lager as well which was...
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, London, United Kingdom
8/1/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2018

The hidden gem of Tenerife

Having spent the last week of July 2018 at the Riu Buena Vista with my wife and two children I could not have been happier with my choice of hotel. After reading some reviews I had concerns but can...
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, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
7/31/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family July 2018

Quality does not match the 4* price tag!

Spent a week at Buena Vista in July with my partner and son (6yr old). Whilst there were alot of good points about the hotel we would not return, due to the many bad points. Good points: Very...
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7/30/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2018

Brilliant hotel

Just back from a perfect week at this hotel. The staff were always very accommodating, friendly and always made the kids feel sooo welcome and special. The restaurant staff were so pleasant. The...
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, Cheshire, United Kingdom
7/29/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family July 2018

Good but not the best.

The rooms were the best thing about the holiday and the only place where you don’t want to spend much time. We went as a family of four and were given two family rooms which were very good good. The...
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, Keighley, United Kingdom
7/26/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family July 2018

Great place but not for young children

To be completely fair this hotel is worth staying at. My review is based on my personal experience and a basis of past comparrisons. 1. Arrival 😊- check in was a little slow as we arrived around...
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, Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
7/24/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples July 2018

Lovely place

Overall had a great holiday at BuenaVista! The hotel was amazing with activities for everyone, the Animators and staff was so friendly, entertaining and always cheerful! The hotel itself was gorgeous...
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7/23/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2018

Lovely holiday

Very nice hotel in quiet location 10 minutes walk from Playa Paraiso’s 10 bars & 20 minutes Taxi to Playa de las Américas. Big rooms with nice balconies- only moan was small shower cubicle in large...
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, Liverpool, United Kingdom
7/22/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2018

Holiday 07/2018

Stayed with my girlfriend here in July, the hotel itself is really nice, good facilities with on-site shops, big modern rooms and really clean, the hotel is absolutely huge so maybe worth taking a...
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7/19/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Friends getaway July 2018

First holiday ruined

I stayed at this hotel for my first holiday abroad with my sister we researched and found this resort it looked lovely on the pictures and with a four star rating I thought why not it was also a...
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, Preston, United Kingdom
7/19/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples July 2018

Nightlife lacked

Me and my partner stayed at this hotel beginning of July, the hotel was good, great facilities, rooms modern and clean, however for a 4star rated hotel it definitely wasn’t up to date in the...
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7/18/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family November 2017

Family holiday 11/2016

Absolutely great location in Playa Paraiso, me and my husband had birthday so we got upgraded to large two bedroom suite with sunset ocean view! ☺ Great pools and good food in AI. Buffet restaurant...
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7/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples July 2018

Lovely hotel however sunbed wars!

Lovely hotel, clean tidy and the staff can’t do enough for