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Hotel Riu Buena Vista

Urbanizacion Playa Paraiso, Calle Horno 35 See in the map
Rating 4 4030 Comments
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Description

This family-friendly, beach hotel is located directly beside the sea and offers glorious views over the island of La Gomera. A shopping centre is located in the immediate vicinity of the hotel. There is a free bus to Playa de las Americas and it is some 30 kms to Tenerife Airport. The modern complex was established in 2004 and has a total of 500 rooms on 9 floors. It is fully air-conditioned and there is lift access to the upper floors. Conference rooms are available for use by business travellers and there is a public Internet connection. Younger guests may like to let off steam in the play area or the kid's club. The hotel has 2 bars and a restaurant, which offers show cooking. Twice a week guests can have a themed dinner. There is an entertainment programme offering diverse amusement for young and old alike. In addition, the hotel offers various activities for guests' leisure time.

Equipment

  • - Bar: Si
  • - Restaurant: Si , 2
  • - Poolside snack bar: Si
  • - City centre: Distancia (en metros): 500
  • - Golf course: Distancia (en metros): 8000
  • - Nearest Bus / Metro Stop: Distancia (en metros): 300
  • - Beach: Distancia (en metros): 200
  • - Kids’ club: Si
  • - Children playground: Si
  • - Sun loungers: Si
  • - Parasols: Si
  • - programme for adults: Si
  • - programme for children: Si
  • - Wired Internet: Pago del servicio directamente en el lugar: Si *
  • - Laundry service: Si *
  • - Launderette: Si *
  • - Medical service: Si *
  • - Hotel safe: Si
  • - Sun terrace: Si
  • - Gym: Si
  • - Babysitting service: Si *
  • - Currency exchange facilities: Si
  • - Multilingual staff: Si
  • - Wi-fi: Pago del servicio directamente en el lugar: No
  • - Lift access: Si
  • - NO Large pets allowed (over 5 kg): Pago del servicio directamente en el lugar: No
  • - NO Small pets allowed (under 5 kg): Pago del servicio directamente en el lugar: No
  • - NO Garage: Pago del servicio directamente en el lugar: No
  • - NO Car park: Pago del servicio directamente en el lugar: No
  • - Solarium: Si
  • - Spa treatments: Si *
  • - Beauty salon: Si *
  • - Swimming Pool: Si
  • - Bathroom: Si
  • - Shower: Si
  • - Beach hotels: Si
  • - Sport hotels: Si
  • - Family hotels: Si
  • - Internet: Si
  • - Restaurant: Si
  • - Spa: Si
  • - Gym: Si
  • - Air conditioned: Si
  • - Year of construction: 2004
  • - Number of floors (main building): 9
  • - Total number of rooms: 509
  • - All inclusive: Si
  • - Breakfast buffet: Si
  • - Continental breakfast: Si
  • - Buffet lunch: Si
  • - Buffet dinner: Si
  • - À la carte dinner: Si
  • - Diners Club: Si
  • - MasterCard: Si
  • - Visa: Si
  • - Bathroom: Si
  • - Internet access: Pago del servicio directamente en el lugar: No
  • - Mini fridge: Si
  • - Shower: Si
  • - Safe: Si
  • - Balcony: Si
  • - Wi-fi: Pago del servicio directamente en el lugar: No
  • - Room size (sqm): 1
  • - Hairdryer: Si
  • - Direct dial telephone: Si
  • - Table tennis: Si
  • - Aerobics: Si
  • - Volleyball: Si
  • - Billiards: Si *
  • - Golf: Si *
  • - Tennis: Si
  • - Minimum check-in age: 18

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TripAdvisor Ratings

TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Based on 4030 reviews
Cleanliness 4,5 Cleanliness
Location 3,5 Location
Rooms 4 Rooms
Service 4,5 Service
Sleep Quality 4 Sleep Quality
Value 4 Value
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19/07/2019
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
19/07/2019
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
19/07/2019
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
17/07/2019
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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16/07/2019
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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15/07/2019
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
13/07/2019
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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13/07/2019
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
11/07/2019
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
10/07/2019
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
10/07/2019
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
08/07/2019
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
07/07/2019
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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05/07/2019
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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03/07/2019
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
03/07/2019
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
02/07/2019
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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01/07/2019
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
30/06/2019
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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,
28/06/2019
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
28/06/2019
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
27/06/2019
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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25/06/2019
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
22/06/2019
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
21/06/2019
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
21/06/2019
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
20/06/2019
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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19/06/2019
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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19/06/2019
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
15/06/2019
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
15/06/2019
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
14/06/2019
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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11/06/2019
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
07/06/2019
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
07/06/2019
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
07/06/2019
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
05/06/2019
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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03/06/2019
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
02/06/2019
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
31/05/2019
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
31/05/2019
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
29/05/2019
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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29/05/2019
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
28/05/2019
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
27/05/2019
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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26/05/2019
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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26/05/2019
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
23/05/2019
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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,
23/05/2019
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
19/05/2019
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
18/05/2019
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
16/05/2019
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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15/05/2019
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
14/05/2019
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
13/05/2019
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
11/05/2019
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
10/05/2019
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
09/05/2019
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
07/05/2019
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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06/05/2019
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
04/05/2019
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
04/05/2019
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
28/04/2019
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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27/04/2019
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
26/04/2019
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
24/04/2019
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
23/04/2019
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
21/04/2019
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
20/04/2019
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
20/04/2019
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
16/04/2019
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
15/04/2019
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
13/04/2019
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
13/04/2019
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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10/04/2019
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
09/04/2019
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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09/04/2019
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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09/04/2019
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
04/04/2019
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
03/04/2019
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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02/04/2019
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
01/04/2019
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
01/04/2019
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
31/03/2019
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
30/03/2019
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
24/03/2019
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
24/03/2019
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
23/03/2019
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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21/03/2019
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
21/03/2019
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
20/03/2019
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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17/03/2019
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
13/03/2019
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
12/03/2019
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
12/03/2019
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
11/03/2019
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
09/03/2019
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
08/03/2019
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
01/03/2019
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
26/02/2019
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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25/02/2019
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
25/02/2019
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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24/02/2019
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
19/02/2019
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
19/02/2019
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
16/02/2019
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
16/02/2019
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
12/02/2019
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
12/02/2019
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
10/02/2019
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
07/02/2019
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
06/02/2019
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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04/02/2019
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
31/01/2019
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
30/01/2019
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
29/01/2019
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
26/01/2019
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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24/01/2019
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
23/01/2019
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
23/01/2019
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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22/01/2019
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
19/01/2019
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
18/01/2019
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
14/01/2019
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
13/01/2019
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
10/01/2019
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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08/01/2019
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
06/01/2019
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
06/01/2019
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
05/01/2019
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
04/01/2019
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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03/01/2019
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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02/01/2019
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
02/01/2019
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
27/12/2018
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
27/12/2018
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
27/12/2018
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
23/12/2018
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
23/12/2018
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
21/12/2018
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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21/12/2018
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
21/12/2018
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
17/12/2018
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
17/12/2018
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
16/12/2018
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
15/12/2018
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
09/12/2018
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
06/12/2018
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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03/12/2018
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
02/12/2018
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
28/11/2018
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
24/11/2018
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
20/11/2018
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
19/11/2018
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
18/11/2018
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
15/11/2018
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
12/11/2018
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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12/11/2018
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
07/11/2018
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
07/11/2018
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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03/11/2018
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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02/11/2018
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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02/11/2018
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
31/10/2018
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
31/10/2018
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
28/10/2018
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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28/10/2018
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
27/10/2018
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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24/10/2018
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
23/10/2018
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
23/10/2018
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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20/10/2018
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
19/10/2018
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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17/10/2018
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
17/10/2018
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
13/10/2018
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
13/10/2018
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
13/10/2018
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
09/10/2018
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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08/10/2018
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
08/10/2018
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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07/10/2018
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
07/10/2018
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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03/10/2018
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
02/10/2018
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
29/09/2018
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
26/09/2018
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
26/09/2018
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
23/09/2018
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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23/09/2018
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
21/09/2018
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
20/09/2018
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
14/09/2018
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
13/09/2018
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
12/09/2018
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
09/09/2018
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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09/09/2018
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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05/09/2018
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
02/09/2018
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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31/08/2018
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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30/08/2018
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
29/08/2018
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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28/08/2018
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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28/08/2018
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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24/08/2018
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
23/08/2018
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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22/08/2018
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
20/08/2018
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
19/08/2018
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
19/08/2018
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
16/08/2018
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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14/08/2018
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
14/08/2018
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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13/08/2018
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
13/08/2018
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
11/08/2018
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
10/08/2018
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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10/08/2018
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
06/08/2018
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
06/08/2018
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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04/08/2018
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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04/08/2018
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
02/08/2018
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
01/08/2018
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
31/07/2018
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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30/07/2018
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
29/07/2018
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
26/07/2018
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
24/07/2018
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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23/07/2018
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
22/07/2018
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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19/07/2018
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
19/07/2018
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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18/07/2018
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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11/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples July 2018

Lovely hotel however sunbed wars!

Lovely hotel, clean tidy and the staff can’t do enough for you. You get what you pay for, rooms slightly dated, and food similar each night. We ate in their second restaurant one night, which was...
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, London, United Kingdom
11/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

Great hotel

Arrived at the hotel to find we had a pool and sea view with a very large room and great balcony view. The rooms are great and clean, although dated this was never an issue as we spent all our time...
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10/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2018

Fabulous hotel and staff

Currently staying at Riu Buena Vista having a lovely time. No faults at all with hotel or staff. Made to feel welcome st all times Couldn’t ask for a better holiday. Well done to everyone. Will...
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, London, United Kingdom
08/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples June 2018

you will love it

if your on a limited budget, covered in tattoos, like to lay in the sun all day only inches from the next person whilst getting pickled on an endless supply of alcohol and enjoy eating huge amounts...
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, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
08/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2018

Excellent hotel.

Returning home today having thoroughly enjoyed our week at the buena vista. The hotel is lovely and absolutely spotlessly clean. The rooms are immaculate and include a fridge, hairdryer and large...
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, Brighton uk
06/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2018

Just home from this hotel :-)

We just arrived home yesterday and wanted to do this review as everything still fresh in my mind! Location is about 25/40 mins from the airport depending on drop offs on the way. The location is...
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, Downham Market, United Kingdom
05/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

Staff amazing

We have been back almost a week from a fab holiday the whole place is spotless very very clean yes the room is a tad dated but who stays in the room all day every day was cleaned every day extra...
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, Algorfa, Spain
05/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
May 2018

Lovely relaxing Resort

We were here in early May. Had a lovely room overlooking the lower pool, and had a sea view. The rooms were big and having a separate lounge area and a second loo was great. Great free bus to Playa...
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, London, United Kingdom
04/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

Great for families not so much for couples

Just returned from a weeks stay at this hotel. As others have said you need to reserve sunbeads by 8.30 latest & there are quite a few broken sunbeads out. Pools are great and the bottom pool always...
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, Leicester, United Kingdom
01/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

Great Hotel👍

Before my trip here I had been keeping an eye on all of the reviews; I think some of them having experienced the hotel were over critical so I would start by saying please ignore the these and be...
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, Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
30/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

Good Hotel

Just got back from a weeks stay at the Riu Buena Vista, I have to say after reading negative reviews I was surprised, the room was spacious and well laid out and the staff were really friendly. The...
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, Cambridge, United Kingdom
30/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
June 2018

Good hotel for families

Just returned from a week at this hotel. The hotel, rooms and swimming pool are lovely, extremely clean and well maintained. The rooms are extremely spacious and a great relaxing environment...
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29/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

2nd visit - not disappointed

We have just arrived home from the buena vista yesterday . We have stayed here before 3 years ago & was not disappointed. There is signs of ageing but was informed that Riu are injecting...
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28/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2018

An Amazing Family Holiday!

We have just returned after staying a week at this hotel, and what a fantastic time we all had. All the staff were so polite and friendly and my 4 year old especially liked the dining staff, as they...
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, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
26/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
February 2018

Feb Kids Break

We and another family of 4 (2 adults 2 children) Stayed here as a Feb half term break for the week. Had great room looking over ool and getting afternoon sun (left block on pic of pool). Food was...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
26/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2018

Very Good Hotel

I would recommend this hotel to anyone & ignore any bad reviews that people have said, in regards to food, rooms or facility's This hotel is perfect and great value for money. I was there with...
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25/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family June 2018

WI-FI scam

Currently staying at this hotel with my niece. We have been quite impressed with things considering some of the reciews. Although not happy about it we did pay the €20 for a weeks WI-FI but found out...
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, Essex, United Kingdom
23/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2018

Lovely friendly and clean...

Just got home from a weeks stay.. This is a very nice hotel, spotless, friendly,helpful... The evening entertainment was not to bad, but we are not big entertainment people but this was well...
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, Morpeth, United Kingdom
23/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2018

Relaxing week

Had a lovely week at this hotel in May, stayed in a room which had a pool & sea view, our room had a separate bedroom and a large balcony, the food at this hotel was very good and the drinks were...
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23/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family May 2018

Great Hotel Just needs improvement

Stopped here In May 2018 for 11 nights. All the requests we made on the booking were done which we were pleased about. TUI staff we could not fault they were polite and helpful from start to finish...
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, Swansea County, United Kingdom
18/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
April 2018

A lovely break

An excellent hotel, staff were all very friendly and helpful. Nothing too much for them to make your holiday as pleasant and relaxing as possible. Food was good always something on the menu fro every...
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, Brighouse, United Kingdom
18/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

Great Holiday

Again ignore the bad reviews. The resort is quiet but a great base as detailed below. At first sight the hotel looks weary and old, and it is indeed having a revamp at the end of the season so the...
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, Leyland, England, United Kingdom
18/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2018

Anniversary Holiday

My wife and I visited this hotel for our 30th wedding anniversary in June. We have stayed in this area before quite a few times so we knew exactly what to expect. The area is quiet with a few local...
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, Sunderland, United Kingdom
17/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples June 2018

Anniversary let down!

Firstly i want to say i have holidayed in this hotel on 2 previous occasions, which is why we CHOSE to return to this hotel. Our 1st visit here was in 2005, the hotel was named The Dunas Paraiso. My...
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17/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Solo travel June 2018

Super noisy hotel

Its unacceptable to have a ping pong table in the middle of the rooms area. It makes too match noise and nobody respect us when we want to sleep.almost all the days they wake me up at 08.00 in the...
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, Hampshire, United Kingdom
16/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
June 2018

lovely holiday

IGNORE ALL BAD REVIEWS ON THIS HOTEL. PHOTOS DO NOT GIVE THIS HOTEL JUSTICE. When we got there we were greeted by welcoming staff members who just took our passports and were told we could just go...
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13/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

enjoyable trip!!!!!

Just got back from a week here,i must admit i was apprehensive about it but i was pleasantly surpised!! we were allocated a family room which other reviewers have said was a bit dated but very...
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13/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2018

Not bad at all

Went for a two week break as a family of 4 two young kids 6 and 7.the staff in this hotel were all amazing every single one made effort with the kids and to make you feel welcome.room was fine very...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
11/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2018

Fantastic holiday

Like others I was feeling quite nervous after reading the reviews however our stay was wonderful. I travelled alone with my 10 year old son. Firstly the staff- fantastic, smiling, friendly all day...
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, London, United Kingdom
11/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2018

Wonderful place

Perfect place for a holiday, staff so friendly and helpful, went all inclusive and plenty of variety of food and drink although they tend to only have 1 type of red wine. Entertainment is good . And...
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, milton keynes
10/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2018

Fine hotel

We stayed here one week 1st June very nice hotel with great staff : food was good standard and plentiful our room was lovely with great see views drinks were ok not great but ok help yourself wine...
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, Rainham, United Kingdom
05/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Friends getaway May 2018

Very dissapointing

It is a shame I have to give a poor review on this hotel if only because the staff couldn't of been any more hard working and helpful than they were. The majority of the hotel was very clean except...
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04/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
May 2018

A hidden gem

We booked the Hotel Riu Buena Vista as a last minute holiday and after reading Tripadvisor's mixed reviews we were really unsure what to expect once we got there. Well, we shouldn't have worried...
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, Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
04/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2018

Rui Buena Vista

The hotel was very clean and well presented. The rooms were spacious, the beds were comfortable and the balcony was fairly large. The food was nice and well cooked, there was a variety every day and...
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, Portlaoise
02/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2018

Fantastic

Had been to Fuerteventura and same hotel for 3 years running after we found a hotel we loved, 2 ad 2 children 7,11. So we decided to change up and trip to Tenerife. Picked the Riu Buena Vista and...
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, Kingston upon Hull
02/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
April 2018

restfull week

We recently stayed at the Rui Buena Vista for a weeks get away, we where not disappointed, flight times where great as were the transfers, we were dropped off last, but good news we were picked up...
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, Brussels, Belgium
01/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Friends getaway May 2018

Some updating required

We stayed at this hotel some 7 years ago and not much has changed ever since. Big room, but clearly needing some renovation: furniture was damaged here and there, an old TV set, lamp went out when...
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, London, United Kingdom
30/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway April 2018

Exemplary customer service

My first time trip to Spain. Absolutely loved it. The staff are fantastic pleasant and helpful. Food was good as were the various drinks I had. Food did get a bit samey towards the end of our week...
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29/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family May 2018

Amazing staff but hotel still could improve

We stayed in this hotel for a week with my family (my husband and 4-year-old son) and with our friend with his son. I have to highlight that the staff members are all great you cannot fault anyone...
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, Plymouth, United Kingdom
29/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family September 2017

Lovely place

We stayed in September 2017 for our honeymoon with our 1 year old. The pools were great, if a teeny bit cold when you get in but in all honesty in the heat it was more than welcoming...
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, Lincoln, United Kingdom
27/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples April 2018

Relaxing break

Lovely hotel visited for just a week for my birthday, spacious room, minor issue with aircon but it was sorted very quickly, the only gripe with the room was the tiny bathroom you could just get to...
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, Dublin, Ireland
27/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
May 2018

great hotel

we spent 10 nights in this hotel in may this year. We had a fab time, staff were exceptional, always ready to help, from reception staff to restaurant staff, always a friendly word. The food from...
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, London, United Kingdom
23/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2018

Another amazing stay

We stayed here at the beginning of May. This will be our 3rd time at this resort and again it did not disappoint. The family room is great when travelling with children, as is the extra toilet...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
22/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family May 2018

Definitely not a 4* hotel!

Recently stayed at this hotel for a week. Having stayed at a number of Riu hotels we booked expecting the same standard, this was unfortunately not the case, definitely the worst Riu hotel...
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, Cumbria, United Kingdom
21/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples May 2018

A week in Riu Beuna Vista

Just got back from a week in Buena Vista from May 13th-21st. Took around 20 minutes to get to the hotel from the airport and check in was nice and smooth. All front desk staff really friendly and...
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, Essex
20/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family May 2018

Week away with my youngest daughter.

My daughter and I have been to many Riu hotels but feel that the standard is going down. We went for a weeks holiday so my daughter could just have a weeks rest from her busy job. The hotel itself is...
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19/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples May 2018

Do not go!!

One of the worst holidays we have been on! Freezing cold pool you can get in for 2 seconds then get hyperthermia and have to get out! Food is the same rubbish each day. They have a different...
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12/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family March 2018

Nice, But not enough here to want to return....

So I’ve been to Tenerife many times including Adeje however not to this part, on arrival to the Rui you immediately realise there is nothing in this location other than a small cluster of hotels and...
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11/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples May 2018

A nice hotel

Nice rooms (we had balcony and part sea view). Good food, plenty of room around the pool also. Staff all friendly and helpful. Plenty free bottled water. Warning, the flies bite, bring a repellent!!!!
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09/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family June 2017

Remote but nice

Lovely hotel food was good but resort is quite remote and at the bottom of a steep hill so unless you dont mind taxi fares its quite limiting to get out of the hotel.Staff really helpful and access...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
07/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2018

Great holiday

We arrived on the 4th May 2018 and are still currently here until the 11th May. We brought our little boy who is 6 months old for his first holiday. The hotel is amazing. The staff can’t do anymore...
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05/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2017

Lovely relaxing holiday

We had a lovely holiday here in a quiet part of Tenerife... The hotel is clean & situated away from busy parts so perfect if you want to get away to chill, which is just what we wanted. Staff are...
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, Tadcaster, United Kingdom
03/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2018

Wonderful location and fabulous staff

Stayed here for 7 nights in April. Definitely good timing as the hotel was quiet (Nordic countries no longer holidaying there and Europeans not ramped up yet). The staff are great, the food good and...
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03/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2018

Lovely break away

Myself, my friend and two grown up children stayed here returning 2.5.18 and have to say it was lovely and relaxing. The hotel is fine so ignore those moaning, it is clean and beautifully set out. We...
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, Surrey
02/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2018

Great place to stay

Had a lovely time at this hotel, it was clean, the food was lovely. The biggest plus to this resort where the staff, everyone was super friendly. The entertainment team were amazing, such genuinely...
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, Haydock, United Kingdom
01/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2018

Great Staff

The staff make the hotel. All friendly and helpful. Reception were very helpful. If you like modern hotels it is not the place for you. Aircon was good. Everywhere kept clean. Food and drink are good...
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, Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
30/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples April 2018

good service, tired hotel

The staff were excellent and were attentive.The food, although tasty enough, was unvaried and needed to be hot rather than warm at best, my wife noticed microwaves to heat your food. The room, 613A...
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, Northants
28/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family May 2017

Another family holiday here

A great hotel that works well with a teenager being able to have a separate room within the family accommodation. Although all meals are buffet type the selection and quality is very good. Has...
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22/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2018

Family Holiday

We stayed here the for a week over the Easter holidays 2 Adults, 3 kids (12,10,7). When we checked in we asked if they did adjoining rooms, the lady on reception told us they don’t but would see if...
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, Norwich, United Kingdom
19/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples April 2018

family room

The staff in this hotel are brilliant, 2 of us were given room 704a, a family room with a sea view overlooking the banana plantation, this gave us sun into the evenings, a second sun bed was...
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, Liverpool, United Kingdom
17/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples April 2018

A week away in the sun

Me & my wife stayed here in April . 1 of the things I must say is it’s in the middle of no were .you need to use the hotels freebus ( 3 times a day ) into the town , about 15/20 bus ride . We also...
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, cullompton
07/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family March 2018

Lovely week

This was our second time to this hotel, just right for a week away, the staff are a credit to this hotel, so friendly, food and drinks very good, lovely pools,very clean. We asked for the same room...
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, Lancaster, UK
07/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family March 2018

Fantastic Holiday!!

We have just returned from the Riu Buena Vista and I can honestly say that we had an amazing holiday. We were greeted by a very friendly gentleman at the check-in desk and he confirmed that we had...
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, Derbyshire, United Kingdom
05/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
February 2018

perfect winter break

The rooms was huge, spotless staff could not do enough for you plenty of things to do in the daytime with entertainment staff evening preformance were excellent would return next winter for a break...
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, St. Neots, United Kingdom
04/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family March 2018

The warmest thing on the menu was the salad.

I had read one or two poor reviews about this hotel, but friends and family had told me not to worry, being a Riu it would be brilliant. Sadly, this wasn't the case. Starting with the good points...
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, Essex, United Kingdom
02/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples March 2018

Lovely winter sun, but remote

The first thing to say is that I've stayed in a couple of Riu hotels recently in Morocco and Cape Verde and this one doesn't come close in terms of quality in the room, public areas or restaurants...
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, Bude, United Kingdom
02/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
February 2018

Very nice hotel and setting

Just spent a week at this hotel and cannot find a lot to criticise. Accommodation was clean and spacious, food was good with plenty of choice if a little repetitive. We paid extra for an upgraded...
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, Dublin, Ireland
31/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family March 2018

Lovely family holiday

I chose this hotel based on the good reviews that I read here on trip advisor. I was looking for a good "all rounder" family hotel and this one was perfect. The good: Excellent service, super...
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29/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Friends getaway March 2018

Need help deciding whether to stay at this hotel? Read on....

Having previously scoured these pages to decide whether to book this hotel, I wanted to write a review to hopefully help others if you’re trying to decide whether to stay here. My sister and I...
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26/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2018

Chilling holiday with areas of disappointment

Hotel looks amazing. Very clean and staff friendly and always helpful. Rooms clean and tidy and our room very spacious. Fantastic balcony area so much so we spent the week sunbathing on it. Free...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
26/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2018

Fantastic stay

Could not fault this hotel, great room with a sea view all the hotel was very clean, cleaners working all day, choice and quality of food brilliant and the staff were first class.It is in a quiet...
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25/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family March 2018

Riu buena Vista....mostly nice

So we have just come back from 11 nights at this hotel. First impressions hotel was really nice we really did enjoy our stay we had 2 small children 2 years and 3 weeks old we did get many...
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24/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2018

Holiday

Just got home from a lovely week at this hotel. Cannot fault the staff food rooms all fantastic. The location is not great if you have trouble walking. Entertainment was ok in outside bar the rest...
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, London, United Kingdom
22/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family March 2018

good accommodation and size but ...

room and size of hotel good , plenty of sunbeds ( may be different later in season) and excellent pools for swimming or playing in , however hotel food leaves a bit to be desired for choice and...
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, Newcastle, United Kingdom
21/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2018

Another Lovely Holiday!

Just returned from this welcoming hotel. Positives - excellent staff across all areas particularly lovely welcome from Reception staff. Good transfer.Was lucky to have beautiful large sea/pool room...
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, Bristol, United Kingdom
18/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples February 2018

Disappointing if you are used to 4 star hotels that mean 4 star

This hotel definitely DOES NOT offer 4 star cuisine or restaurant service. Don't believe the manager's assurances if he replies to this. I will clarify this assertion below. 1) You don't get asked...
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, Worksop, United Kingdom
16/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2018

A great winter break

We stayed here for three weeks in late January/early February this year and had a great time. All the staff were very friendly and courteous from the maids who cleaned the rooms to the reception...
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16/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2018

Great

We’ve bern here several times on family vacations. All inclusive is perfect for us as we have small children and this hotell has all that we need in that aspect. Great service, great food everyday...
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, lancashire
15/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2018

Great winter sun holiday

It's a great hotel for a winter sun break, I've read a lot of negative comments about this hotel and found most of them to be untrue!! My wife and I have just returned on the 13 th March the weather...
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, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
15/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Couples March 2018

Clean and friendly but poor facilities

The suite was spacious, with a bedroom, sitting room, ensuite bathroom, separate toilet and large balcony. It was spotlessly clean. However, the furniture was old, with peeling veneer. The settee...
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, Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
14/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
March 2018

Great week holiday.

Don't be put off by any negative reviews on this hotel. The rooms are large and well appointed. The bathroom with bath, shower, vanity unit and toilet, plus a separate toilet and vanity unit off the...
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, Stourbridge, United Kingdom
14/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2018

super value,friendly,well run hotel.

just back from a week at Buena Vista. superb value for money all inclusive hotel. All the staff very friendly and helpful, food selection very good for buffet style and well cooked and displayed.As...
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08/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2018

Lovely place

Returned from this hotel on mon 5th march after a wonderful relaxing week lovely hotel we had a lovely view from our balconey the staff in all areas of the hotel were great always happy and helpful...
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, Kent
08/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2018

Thoroughly enjoyable stay

We stayed at the Buena Vista for a week from 23/02/18, based on mainly good to excellent reviews. We were certainly happy we did! We are seasoned travellers and have honestly lost count of the hotels...
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, Southampton, United Kingdom
06/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2018

Excellent famliy holiday hotel

Nice rooms big and well appointed, Not in same league as Rui Palace we were in last night, but more than acceptable. Good pools and facilities in well appointed grounds. A nice buffet dining room for...
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, Cannock
05/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
February 2018

Fabulous family holiday

We absolutely loved this hotel, the rooms were massive, the food fantastic and the staff wonderful. The rooms were spotless, cleaned daily to a high standard. We joined in many of the activities...
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, Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
05/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
February 2018

1 week holiday

Staff in all areas are very friendly and attentive. All areas are kept immaculately clean by conscientious housekeeping staff. We had a family suite which had a large bedroom with huge ensuite...
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, Chipping Campden, United Kingdom
05/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples January 2018

Big and busy

We stayed at the Club Hotel Riu Buena Vista for 10 days in January 2018. The hotel was not in our opinion up to the usual Riu standards. We have previously stayed at Riu hotels in several different...
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, England, United Kingdom
02/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2018

Fantastic, would recommend!!!!

This hotel I would definitely recommend to anyone who wants a nice break with amazing facilities, clean rooms, very friendly staff, stunning views and excellent food! We had a lovely stay in this riu...
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, Wolverhampton
02/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2018

Amazing hotel

Spent a week here all inclusive, great for families as well as couples. Staff were friendly, plenty of entertainment and things to do, reps were good and very helpful with suggesting places to go...
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, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
02/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2018

Good hotel which is made excellent by the great animation team.

We have recently come back from ClubHotel Riu Buena Vista. Overall we had a wonderful time. We are a family of 4, with two young children aged 10 and 7. They loved it. This was mainly down to the...
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, London
27/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2017

Brilliant hotel

We stayed over New Year 17/18 and we had a great time. he hotel is massive and at such a busy time, never felt to overcrowded which was nice. Plenty of sunbeds for all around the 2 pools, the...
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26/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family February 2018

Cheap and cheerful

This is by no means a high-end hotel. What it is however is a very reasonably priced friendly hotel which has pretty good food and drink for an all inclusive. The views from every room in this hotel...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
22/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family February 2018

Ticks all the boxes

A reasonable hotel with good food , drinks and entertainment. For the cost this is great value. Rooms are spacious and in need of a little updating. Beds are not comfortable but requesting a topper...
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22/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2018

Happy holidays

This hotel has big nice rooms. The staff is very nice, friendly and helpful. Very good atmosphere. Excellent and huge variety of food for all meals. Beds are hard, but ask for an extra mattress. Room...
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, oxford
21/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples January 2018

save your money

we were given a room in c block overlooking building work, pile drivers all daylong the noise was unbearable,to sit on balcony read a book no way,sit by the pool,NO thanks,to many broken tiles the...
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, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
20/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family February 2018

Loved it!

Our first holiday abroad (with our young kids, 4/6). Loved the food and drinks, kids loved the pool and play ground and how close the beach was. Rooms need a bit of 21st century...haven’t seen a tv...
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, Chorley
15/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family February 2018

Great place to chill

We have just returned yesterday from the Riu Buena Vista, after an enjoyable 5 night stay, aided by pleasant warm sunshine. We had a family room which was very spacious with a separate bedroom and...
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, Bridgend, United Kingdom
13/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2018

Another great holiday

We stayed here last January and decided to return again this year. We had another lovely holiday, the hotel is spotlessly clean with great food and pleasant staff. We stayed in the same room again...
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, Bath, United Kingdom
12/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2018

A great place to relax and enjoy some winter sun.

A nice place for a relaxing week in the sun.The staff at this resort are all very helpful and polite.Any problems were immediately sorted out.The battery in our safe (they don't charge to use...
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, Chester, United Kingdom
12/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2018

Excellent winter holiday

Me and my husband enjoyed a weeks holiday in this all inclusive resort. Our room was superb with a lovely balcony, overlooking the top of the local beach.. It situated in a brilliant location with a...
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, tamworth
11/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family October 2017

Stayed a few years ago and it put me off Riu!

Went with young children and grandparents. 2 weeks October half term and people were up at 6am and fighting for sun beds!!!! 2 pools both lovely but crowded and not enough sun beds. We had to fetch...
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, Braintree, United Kingdom
10/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples January 2018

DONT GO THERE

This place isn't even worth one circle. Okay it was cheap £900.00 for 2 people for a week. On arrival checked in to a suite which basically looked as if the 1970s had been sick all over it...
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, Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
09/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples January 2018

Never again

Stayed 25 jan to 1st feb. Pros staff were lovely, hotel was clean, room was big, external entertainment that came Chinese acrobats and rock band were excellent. Cons beds are really hard (the floor...
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, Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
08/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples February 2018

Could do better

We stayed here 27.01.18 - 03.02.18 and were quite underwhelmed by the hotel in general. It is in no way a 4* Rui Hotel. We have stayed in several Riu hotels over the years from Club Hotels to Riu...
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, Chelmsford, United Kingdom
06/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Friends getaway February 2018

A little underwhelmed

Currently staying here for a week away, been okay so far but very annoyed now. Our room in B block is like an icebox, went to reception to explain that I'm feeling very poorly and I either need the...
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, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
05/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family December 2017

A lovely break in the winter sun!!

we stayed here the last 2 weeks in december. The pool area gets quite busy during the day , we stayed in a bungalow which had the sun all day so we never bothered with the pools, The hotel is well...
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, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
05/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2018

Time to refurbish.

I have reviewed this Hotel many times so this review will be much shorter. The staff are all outstanding from Marco and the reception crew to Edgar, Valentin, Carlos, Carla and pals at the bars. The...
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, Denbury, United Kingdom
02/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway January 2018

Excellent Hotel

We stayed here on a seven day First Choice holiday with our friends and we were immediatly struck by how friendly the staff were. We has a family room which was huge and had a separate bedroom also...
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, Stockholm, Sweden
31/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2018

Fantastic Hotel

Can really recommend this hotel. Beautiful surroundings and good food. Hotel room was very spaceious with large balcony . A big extra thanks to Claudia Gonzalez for excellent service! Kind Regards...
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31/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2018

Tenerife holiday

We spent 11 nights at the RIU Beuna Vista, the hotel staff are second to none, so helpful, cheerful and accommodating. The TUI Rep Tony was fantastic and helped us with our hotel room, booking...
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, aberdeen
29/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway January 2018

Good Golf base.

Just returned from a week’s golfing break at this hotel and had a most enjoyable holiday. The hotel staff were excellent and the rooms spacious and very clean. We read a few reviews concerning the...
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, Ipswich, United Kingdom
27/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Couples January 2018

Disappointed

Very disappointed .not what we expecting from a Riu hotel Dining room was not big enough for all guests tables were often left messy .Food was bland and often just warm .Wine was watered down .Very...
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, Gateshead, United Kingdom
26/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family December 2017

Christmas holiday

Me and my Mam went here for a week over Christmas including Christmas Eve, day and Boxing Day. It was our first Christmas abroad. The weather was great and it was so different spending Christmas in...
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, Preston, United Kingdom
25/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples January 2018

Just OK

Just returned from this hotel and would not bother to go back again. First the good points - every member of staff we encountered was friendly helpful and polite. There was a free hotel bus that...
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24/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2018

So sad it's over😢

Myself and my husband arrived home last night after a fabulous 11 nights at this hotel. All the staff work exceptionally hard to make your holiday great. Any request we had were seen to straight...
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, Torquay, United Kingdom
24/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2018

January in the sun

Arrived after a short transfer hotel first impressions great .check in was very friendly and knowledgeable explaining where everything was .The room was lovely large beds a large bathroom and sperate...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
23/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family January 2018

Lovely hotel but definitely No heated pool as stated !!!!!

our room was spacious and clean however in the worst part of the hotel in terms of no view apart from a tree or the banana fields and was very cold as it does not get the sun at all. We needed to ask...
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, Bristol, United Kingdom
23/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
January 2018

This is most definitely not up to Riu standard...........

I am writing this review as an independant traveller and a member of Riu Class for many years.My room was in B block overlooking the car park and apartments. It was incredibly cold in the room at...
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,
20/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway January 2018

Amazing

Just got back from the buena vista.well we had a great time could not fault anything rooms are great we were on block C great view just no sun on balcany all day but we did not mind as was out all...
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, Cumbria, United Kingdom
19/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2018

Lovely relaxing holiday

My husband and I have just returned from the Riu Buena Vista, our second time at this lovely hotel. We arrived at 9pm and were told to enjoy a drink while they completed the booking process which...
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18/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples December 2017

Needs some tlc

My wife and i stayed here over xmas,we had a room on the top floor with a mountain view and we could sit outside at the front of the room which had sunshine all day,the staff at this hotel are top...
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, Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
14/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2018

Clubhotel Rui buena vista

Stayed at this hotel 2/1/18-9/1/18 had a lovely holiday,arrived very late due to 6hr and 30 mins delay , the lovely man on reception asked where have you been young lady we have been waiting for you...
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, Mansfield, United Kingdom
14/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family January 2018

Could be improved

We arrived on 5th January as two couples. I had emailed in advance to ask for a high floor with a sunny balcony which we got. The room was on the 9th floor, facing towards to Hard Rock Hotel and it...
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, Devizes, United Kingdom
14/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples January 2018

Acceptable but not 4 star

Have just returned from a week at this hotel and we did enjoy our stay however sadly the hotel didn’t live up to our expectations. The hotel is comfortable, very clean and the staff very friendly...
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11/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family January 2018

A great family holiday!

A GREAT FAMILY HOLIDAY. This was our first time staying with the Riu group, & after reading some of the reviews I was a little apprehensive about the hotel we had chosen, so we were more than...
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, Berlin
09/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family January 2018

Overall a good hotel & great service but very worn down rooms!

The RIU standard is great. And, travelling with a small child, it's just so comfortable, with drinks & food almost always available. The hotel is located beautifully - directly at the cliff, with...
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, Barnsley, United Kingdom
08/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
December 2017

Below average hotel

We arrived at this Hotel mid-afternoon on New Years Eve, 2 Adults and 1 6 year old child, check in was smooth, the reception staff told us we told we had to book a table for the New Years Eve...
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08/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2017

Very OK

I enyoyed the quiet location compared to hotels in Playa de las America. Bar was OK and also personal was very friendly. The pool area had many people. If You are going to eating breakfast You have...
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07/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2017

Loved it

My fiancé and myself stayed here at the end of September for a week's all inclusive holiday. We loved it!! Amazing views and plenty to do. We found the food good, always something to eat, my fiancé...
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, Tipton, United Kingdom
07/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family December 2017

Christmas Holiday

This was our second Christmas visit. The weather was amazing all week. We had two cloudy but warm days and the rest were lovely and hot. The hotel was very clean and the rooms large and airy. Our...
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, Wexford, Wexford, Ireland
04/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2017

Family Holiday

Just back from Riu Buena Vista. My family and I had a fabulous holiday here. Had read the reviews before I booked this hotel and have to agree. The staff in this Riu hotel are without a doubt its...
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02/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Couples December 2017

Rather go somewhere else

This seems to be 4* RIU: it is not up to the level - I compare to Hotel Riu Palace Maspalomas in Gran Canaria - it disappoints on almost every level if you think about 4* hotel. There are two good...
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01/01/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2017

One week all inclusive stay Hotel Riu Beunavista with TUI

This was our 3rd visit to this great hotel. Our first room was on the shaded side of the hotel, but after talking to the fantastic reception staff they moved us to a pool side family room which was...
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, montego bay, Jamaica
31/12/2017
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family December 2017

4 star hotel.......!

This hotel is definitely not a 4 star, more like a 2 or 3 ! We stayed in the Riu @ Cape verde and was expecting the same standard, very disappointing. Arrived 22nd December for a family xmas break...
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30/12/2017
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2017

Great place

Very friendly staff, clean and looked after amenities, food is good, the entertainers are absolutely fantastic! Great choice of all inclusive drinks, great filter coffee in the morning. Evening...
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, UK
29/12/2017
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2017

Xmas in Tenerife 🎄

We recently returned from RBV after a sunny, relaxing & enjoyable family Xmas in Playa Paraiso. I too was concerned due to some reviews however, we had a great holiday which was V4M. * We were a...
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, Swansea, United Kingdom
28/12/2017
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
December 2017

Nice Winter Break

Stayed at the Riu Buena Vista for a week at end of November. We had a very enjoyable holiday. Greeted by a very pleasant receptionist. We were the only couple being dropped off so no queue...
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, South West England, United Kingdom
25/12/2017
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2017

Good value

Just got back from a week at this hotel. It is a little dated and needs some updating but the atmosphere, drink and food was very good. We were upgraded to a sea front villa and the position was...
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, Burnham-On-Sea, United Kingdom
21/12/2017
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples November 2017

Not 4 Star, Just 3 star and barely that

We are RIU hotel enthusiasts and looked forward to our winter break in Tenerife. A lovely resort in a good secluded yet busy place. We discovered that RIU have recently purchased this Hotel from the...
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, England
20/12/2017
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2017

Good visit for Winter sun

We arrived at the end of November for 10days. I had tried to e mail the hotel in advance to ask for a high floor so at reception I asked and they changed our room to the sixth floor. It was wonderful...
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20/12/2017
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples December 2017

Potential for four but felt like 3

Stayed here late November this year and have to admit the hotel looks amazing and had helpful and friendly staff. The hotel had lovely pools as well even though one was like an ice bucket. But it...
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, Weymouth, United Kingdom
20/12/2017
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2017

Almost perfect

We had a family suite. 2 twin bedrooms with full bathrooms, safes in each room (no charge), a lounge with tv and fridge and separate toilet. Bedrooms and lounge opened onto balconies with furniture...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
05/12/2017
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Couples December 2017

Not RIU standard!!!

We have stayed at many Riu Hotels and this is dreadful, no free WiFi, rooms shabby... It's making me reassess whether I stay with this brand who is a loyal Riu customer... Reception staff are not of...
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, Peterborough, United Kingdom
04/12/2017
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
November 2017

Highly Recommend - Great Hotel - Great Holiday

Just back from a week at RIU Buena Vista. We had a lovely week, can't fault it at all. Rooms are great size, very clean and tidy. Food was good lots of variety. You do have to go down early to get...
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30/11/2017
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family November 2017

First Visit

❓First impressions were not positive.....no greeting, no allocated table, pool looked crowded, towels were not fit for purpose etc....and I hated my room, but having arrived in a weary state after...
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