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Hotel Riu Papayas

Avenida De Gran Canaria 22 PLAYA DEL INGLES 35100 See in the map
Rating 4,5 1437 Comments
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Description

Este fantástico hotel ofrece unas acomodaciones confortables en el centro de la Playa del Inglés en la isla de Gran Canaria, siendo un lugar perfecto para los que quieran tomar el sol junto a la orilla, los que desean encontrar el equilibrio entre el cuerpo y el alma y a los que esperan explorar el centro de la ciudad. Los huéspedes podrán escapar del bullicio y el ajetreo de cada día debido a la situación inmejorable, rodeado de una amplia variedad de lugares de entretenimiento y restaurantes y sitios de interés tal y como el Paseo Costa Canaria, ideal para tomar unos paseos agradables. Todas las habitaciones están equipadas con modernas comodidades y un balcón privado. En cuanto a las suites, estos cuentan con una sala de estar separada. Los viajeros pueden relajarse en la piscina de agua dulce o en la terraza. Los huéspedes tendrán la oportunidad de saborear las deliciosas especialidades del restaurante tipo buffet.

Equipment

  • Building year
  • Last Renovation notified
  • Total number of rooms
  • Pets over 5 kilograms are NOT allowed
  • Windsurfing *
  • Horse riding *
  • Volley Beach
  • Golf course (within 3 km) *
  • Adult Enterteinment
  • Children animation
  • Internet Facilities
  • Internet services *
  • All Inclusive: Si
  • Multilingual staff: Si
  • WiFi
  • Extra bed available on request
  • Number of bedrooms
  • Solarium
  • TV: Si
  • Bar: Si
  • Restaurant: Si
  • Buffet breakfast: Si
  • Buffet Dinner: Si
  • Medical Service *
  • Number of floors in main building
  • Solarium: Si
  • Pool bar: Si
  • Bicycle rental *
  • Safety deposit box
  • Garden: Si
  • Shared lounge/TV area: Si
  • Sun terrace: Si
  • Leisure area
  • Kids' club: Si
  • Babysitting/child services *
  • Laundry
  • Shops (on site): Si
  • Subway station
  • Beach
  • Restaurants: Si
  • Loungers
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Design hotel: Si
  • Sports Hotel: Si
  • Hotel For Families: Si
  • Internet Hotel: Si
  • Air Conditioning Hotel: Si

* Pay the service directly to the establishment.


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TripAdvisor Ratings

TripAdvisor Ratings 4,5
Based on 1437 reviews
Cleanliness 5 Cleanliness
Location 4 Location
Rooms 4,5 Rooms
Service 4,5 Service
Sleep Quality 4,5 Sleep Quality
Value 4,5 Value
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10/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family November 2019

Great hotel in an average place.

Well, where do I start? I think I will bullet point this: * Great location * Staff absolutely first class - I have to say, I have stayed in hotels all over the world (mainly on business) and I think...
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, London, United Kingdom
10/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family November 2019

Beautiful resort.

If you’re looking for a holiday where you don’t have to do anything and want to eat/drink to bursting point, Riu Papayas is for you. The whole resort is totally geared up for families with kids. If...
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, Beverley, United Kingdom
10/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2019

A BIG THANK YOU

I think it is only fair to start this review this way. A big thank you has to go to the cleaning staff who endless work behind the scenes to ensures that the hotel is spotless from cleaning the rooms...
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, Surrey
08/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Relaxing stay

Great mini break with the family. Hotel spotless and staff extremely attentive. Lots of choice for food, slight criticism we were unable to book into the Asian restaurant when we arrived and wished...
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, Wishaw, United Kingdom
07/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

One of the best hotels ever

Had a fantastic holiday in this really amazing hotel. From the minute we arrived until the minute we left I cannot praise the Riu Papaya enough. Our rooms were beautiful and very clean. Balcony more...
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, London, United Kingdom
02/11/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

Spotless.

We have travelled extensively within the Canary Islands, previously opting for H10 hotels. However, due to a brilliant price, we thought we’d try Riu for the first time, staying at the Riu Papayas...
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, London, England, United Kingdom
31/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2019

Simply Outstanding

The review title says it all, this hotel is just brilliant, everything about it has been excellent. From the moment of arrival until heading off at the end, it has been faultless. The place is...
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, Basildon, United Kingdom
27/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
October 2019

Great hotel - Shame about the resort

Great hotel, if your happy to spend your whole holiday in the hotel, this place is great. The staff are outstanding, and the food is great for buffet food. There are two decent restaurants but you...
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, Winchester, United Kingdom
24/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

30th Wedding Anniversary

I am writing this on our last afternoon by the pool after a wonderful 10 night holiday. The hotel, room, food, pool and staff have been top notch. From the moment you check in to the day you depart...
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23/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
October 2019

Brilliant

Well what can I say about hotel me and wife stayed for a week very clean staff in reception first class made to feel very well come food was great bars great and Would stay again my only little and...
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, Christchurch, New Zealand
21/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway October 2019

Great Hotel

Stayed here for a week . Couldn’t fault it. Lovely rooms, very clean and modern. So much choice in the restaurant you are spoilt for choice , all excellent. Specialist Spanish restaurant was...
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, Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
20/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

Wonderful

Stayed here for 10 and it was amazing! From check in to check out I can not fault this hotel. The hotel is fab and a 10 min walk to the beach, rooms spotless and cleaned everyday the maids do a...
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, Exeter, United Kingdom
20/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

Great Hotel, highly recommend

A really lovely hotel. We arrived late, & were asked to leave our bags at reception, so we could grab something to eat. They took our bags up to our room for us. Reception was friendly & helpful. Our...
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, Plymouth, United Kingdom
13/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

Amazing Honeymoon

This hotel is just exceptional. On our arrival we were driven through the security barrier up the short driveway with mini roundabout complete with Palm Trees and Cacti. The lobby is very spacious...
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, Blackwood, United Kingdom
11/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

Amazing

The hotel is amazing. Arrived around 10.00pm very quick check in and went to our room which as we entered you could smell the cleanliness. Everything was so clean.We went down as they put on some...
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, Norwich, United Kingdom
09/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
September 2019

Riu Papayas Gran Canaria

Just returned from the Riu Papayas, a lovely compact hotel. Our room was modern and well appointed with a view over the garden and down to the pool. To improve the rooms they could supply a better...
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,
09/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family October 2019

Nearly 5 star

Not a lot to say fantastic hotel, very good placement for beach, clubs, etc. V.Clean,all staff great, food good, would have been 5 star if entertainment was better. One night the only entertainment...
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,
09/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
August 2019

Everything we wanted

This resort is not used to Americans, and we were not sure what to expect from a European all-inclusive resort having spent time in all-inclusives in Mexico and the Caribbean and this did not...
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,
06/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2019

Great hotel

We have recently returned from a week stay at this hotel. The hotel was fantastic. Rooms were spacious and spotlessly clean, balancing was also of a decent size. Fridge in room which has bottles of...
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, Kidderminster, United Kingdom
05/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2019

Lovely hotel

Room is beautiful and large .the bathroom had the best walk in shower we've seen in a hotel. The hotel is spotless from the room to toilets ;restaurants pool .bars just everywhere. Staff...
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, Exeter, United Kingdom
05/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2019

Birthday and Anniversary Treat

From start to finish we had a wonderful time. We arrived quite late in the evening, the reception staff were very efficient and explained fully about the hotel. There was food laid on for us even...
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, blackpool
03/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
September 2019

sun canopys ruined the holiday

We have never come across these sun canopy's in any of the other RIU hotel we have stayed at in the past and because of a possibility of a future expansion to other RIU hotels we won't be staying at...
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, Greatstone, United Kingdom
03/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples October 2019

Great Anniversary break spoiled by smoking

A yearly anniversary break this year we chose this hotel all inclusive package for 1 week, on arrival we were pleasantly surprised at how clean and tidy the hotel was and a nice clean modern room for...
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, Bangor, United Kingdom
02/10/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Highly recommend

Visited here with my mum for a week in the sun. Couldn’t fault the hotel. Food is great, drinks are great and the hotel is spotless. Special points to note: the choice of two other restaurants (Zhu...
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, Hartlepool, United Kingdom
30/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway September 2019

A lovely relaxing week in the sun.

We travelled with a group of friends for a week in the sun. We arrived late evening and quickly sorted our rooms in reception where we got second floor rooms next to each other. The hotel itself is...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
30/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
September 2019

3.5 maybe?

Really nice and clean hotel with friendly staff. Food was nice but very repetative. Pool area very clean and lots of beds. Big downside is there are a lot of canopy type covers shading you from the...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
29/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
September 2019

excellent and spotless

A fantastic hotel and location. The hotel is exceptionally clean and well presented. All the staff are very pleasant and are constantly on the go. The pool is very nice and so are the surroundings...
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, Eastleigh, United Kingdom
27/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2019

Excellent hotel

We stayed here for a week we found the hotel spotless and very well maintained. Our room was nice a modern and was happy we had a fridge in our room which kept our water nice and cold the...
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, Windsor, United Kingdom
27/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2019

Excellent Hotel

Check in reception area very large and spotless, check in very quick and was told I had the best room/ view, not kidding room 738 on the top floor overlooked the Gardens and Playa d ingles amazing...
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, Southampton, United Kingdom
24/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
September 2019

Could be better

Just arrived back from a weeks stay. Although not bad , a lot of issues made our stay not perfect. Firstly our room was above the Duna bar so couldn’t get to sleep till bar closed , some nights...
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, Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
22/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
September 2019

Not for non smokers

Lovely hotel clean food good but pro smoking non smoking facilities very poor often cannot get a non smoking chair in evening as so limited . Have stayed in lots of Rui hotels and never had this...
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, Gran Canaria, Spain
19/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
September 2019

Lovely hotel but ....... !

The hotel is very clean , food is very good , pool is lovely , pool towels provided and plenty of sun beds to be had ! BUT is you are a non smoker you will be disappointed, there is no provision for...
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, Sunderland, United Kingdom
17/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
July 2019

Hands down the best hotel I’ve been to!

I’ve recently returned from the best 2 week holiday I’ve ever been too. We arrived at the hotel where we were checked in straight away, rooms were spotless and spacious- plenty of storage space and...
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, London, United Kingdom
16/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway September 2019

Lovely stay!

Visited the hotel on a 10 day all inclusive and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Rooms Great size, big bathroom, great view from the balcony! Hardly heard any noise and beds are very comfortable. Cleaners...
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, Glasgow, United Kingdom
12/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples September 2019

One of the best hotels I’ve stayed at.

The hotel itself is absolutely stunning, very clean, welcoming and staff are fantastic. We arrived late on a Thursday night and were quickly checked in to our room. As we had missed dinner, a...
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11/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples August 2019

Fantastic Hotel

Having stayed in other hotels in the area numerous of times this hotel definitely made a fantastic holiday. We were given a fantastic room with best view of everything and the hotel was very very...
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, London, United Kingdom
09/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
September 2019

Great hotel

Came here for a 5 day break, on arrival the lovely smell of cleanliness was the first thing I noticed. All staff were very helpful and professional. The room was lovely, the food was fine and always...
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, Bracknell, United Kingdom
08/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Solo travel September 2019

One of the Best Hotels in Gran Canaria

I have been to a few hotels in Gran Canaria now and this is definitely one of my favourites! I would return without a second thought. I went first week of september and there were barely any...
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, Kettering UK
07/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
August 2019

THREE CHEERS HIP HIP HOORIU

Have just returned from a seven night holiday at the Riu Papayas. There were eight of us ranging from age 72yrs to 9 months,we stayed in three rooms and had requested high floor rooms close together...
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, Leigh
06/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2019

Nice hotel but not for us

So I don't want to sound too negative as this hotel is lovely but it just wasn't for us so here goes. We booked a hotel in April 2018 but received an email december 2018 to say it was closing for a...
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, Chorley, United Kingdom
05/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Brilliant holiday

We had an amazing time , staff are helpful & very friendly , rooms cleaned to a high standard , food amazing lots of choice, hot , and theme restaurants available as much as you like if there is...
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, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
02/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Family Holiday

Just returned from a week at Riu Papayas and couldn’t fault the hotel at all from the food to cleanliness and helpful staff - all excellent! Our room was amazing plenty of room for the three of us...
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, Skipton, United Kingdom
02/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Highly recommended hotel

The Hotel staff are friendly and approachable would recommend this hotel to all of my friends and family they go above and beyond for holidaymakers to make your holiday one to remember. The rooms...
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,
02/09/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

PLEASE DON'T LISTEN TO BAD REVIEWS.

Stayed as a family of 6 (2 adults 4 children aged 11-15) in the last week of August 2019. This hotel is far and away the best hotel we have ever stayed in. From arriving at reception, the check in...
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, Banstead, England, United Kingdom
30/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
August 2019

Tui holiday.

We have just returned from a lovely 7 night break at this hotel. We arrived late in the evening and was pleased to know that a cold buffet was laid on for us. The hotel is spotlessly clean, and all...
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, england
29/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Lovely hotel

Arrived late evening and was directed to the restaurant where food was available. Lady at check in was really friendly. There are 2 bars and staff work hard. Cocktails are tasty and I tried them all...
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,
29/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Fantastic

From our check in to check out, all the staff at the papayas made us very welcome. The hotel was clean and spacious and staff were hardworking, polite and friendly. The pool was a good size and...
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,
27/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family August 2019

Nice hotel

Hotel - lovely hotel, rooms modern and spacious. Kept very clean . Great WiFi unless you are near the kiddies pool. Food - nice but can become repetitive, especially for kids. We preferred the...
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, Dudley, United Kingdom
27/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
August 2019

Perfect relaxing couples holiday

We have just returned from a 7 day all inclusive holiday and had the most relaxing break at this hotel. From the moment our coach pulled up outside the modern, 4 star hotel, to the time we got picked...
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,
25/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples August 2019

Fantastic hotel

Everything about the hotel was fantastic! Reception staff were very helpful and the courtesy service / shower room on the day of departure was a great help as we had a late flight. The rooms were...
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,
24/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Fantastic Hotel

Pool was fantastic and really warm, you can change pool towels daily, pool bar spacious with plenty of sun or shade, bar service and self service drinks available. Restaurant food was really good...
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, Westerlee, The Netherlands
23/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples August 2019

Beautiful hotel! We had a lovely, relaxing time.

We had a wonderful stay at Riu hotel Papayas. The food is excellent! In all 3 restaurants. The hotel has a wonderful and very friendly staff that is constantly busy keeping the hotel, grounds, pool...
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,
20/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples August 2019

Just ‘ok’

Currently here on a weeks holiday. Hotel is immaculately clean. The cleaners work very hard. Room is cleaned everyday and is modern. We are on the back of the hotel. Not the prettiest views but its...
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, Kielce, Poland
18/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

It’s all ok

Thank you. We really enjoyed our stay, but playa del ingles is noisy and crowded. Last day of our stay unfortunatly Aperol was missing😀. The only problem was with car park, because there wasn’t...
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,
16/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Amazing

We returned home this morning from a week stay and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. We arrived at the hotel about 10:30pm so was told that a cold buffet had been put on as the main restaurant had...
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,
16/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
July 2019

Amazing two week stay

Myself and my boyfriend have just returned from a two week stay at the Riu Papayas. I can honestly take the bad reviews with a pinch of salt as these people must be incredibly picky, we had the most...
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,
12/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Fantastic family holiday

We have just returned from hotel Papayas and went as a family group of 11, this is our second stay and again we have a fantastic holiday. The food was great and the restaurant staff were always...
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,
11/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family August 2019

Family of 4

2nd attempt of writing this (first disappeared)... We are here at the moment, arrived 10/8 Positives: Everywhere is very clean. Vast majority of staff v friendly. Good range of alcoholic and non...
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,
11/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family August 2019

Family holiday

We have stayed here for the week and have been really impressed! The food and the rooms are amazing along with the helpful and lovely staff. However, there is one thing that has made this stay a...
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,
10/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2019

Brilliant Hotel

Just got back from a 11 night stay here the hotel is spotlessly clean, the staff are very friendly and efficient, the animation staff work very hard going round the hotel speaking to the holiday...
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, Caerphilly, United Kingdom
10/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2019

Family holiday with passive smoking included

Stayed at this hotel first time for 2 weeks with my husband and 12 year old daughter. On arrival greeted by nice knowledgeable and helpful reception staff. A porter then took our suitcases to the...
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, caerphilly
09/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2019

Would be five except for the smoking

A lovely clean hotel, with friendly staff. On arrival a conceiage took our bags to the room, which was nice. We were on the 6th floor overlooking the back road and wakiki hotel opposite, the view was...
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, Southampton, United Kingdom
05/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2019

Nice hotel but basic

My husband and I stayed here for a week with our 10 year old son our friend and her 12 year old son. As I become a Riu class member before we got there. You can sign up online. we were told our rooms...
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, Cambridge, United Kingdom
05/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2019

Family holiday

Just arrived home from this lovely hotel. The whole hotel is spotlessly clean and the rooms are very modern and thoroughly cleaned daily. Pool area is lovely and we took part in lots of the daily...
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, Pontyclun, United Kingdom
05/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2019

Thoroughly Relaxing Holiday

For a four star hotel this is very good. There is nothing spectacular, but they do everything right. Food is very good, the Asian and Spanish restaurants are well worth a visit. There is also a good...
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03/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples August 2019

Fantastic

Have just returned home from a week stay here with my girlfriend, it was excellent, nice food plenty of options to choose from, everywhere was very clean and tidy and the staff kept it that way...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
02/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway August 2019

FABULOUS OH LA LA LAAAA

Stayed in room 716 facing Waikiki, lovely view and sun in the morning. Hotel is one of the best we’ve stayed. Cleaners do a great job of keeping the hotel clean and room was spotless every day. Not...
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, London, United Kingdom
01/08/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family July 2019

Family Holiday

The Hotel rooms are very nice and good A/C.The staff are very good an helpful.The food is varied and bar good no real ques.The hotel is clean smart and tidy. BUT we had our two grand kids with us 13...
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, Poole, Dorset
30/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2019

Fantastic relaxing holiday

Just back yesterday from the most relaxing holiday we've ever had. I've never stayed in a hotel so clean, friendly and chilled out. Certainly not a party hotel but plenty for us as a family (16 and...
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28/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2019

Family holiday

Holiday for 11 days. First time in this Riu, and can I say that I really loved it!!! Hotel is great, rooms and the all areas very clean. The food is really good. The staff are nice, the entertainment...
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, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
27/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples July 2019

Lovely hotel

Coming to the end of a fantastic two week stay here. All in all had a lovely time, staff really helpful and friendly and the hotel is extremely clean and tidy. Only down side is food can get a bit...
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, Scotland, United Kingdom
25/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples July 2019

Boring

The most boring hotel in all of Spain .entertainment terrible .no atmosphere at all don’t come here .avoid like the plague .24hr all inclusive but everyone in bed at 11pm make a good old people’s...
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, Waterlooville, United Kingdom
24/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway November 2018

Fantastic winter break

So I’m a little late reviewing as have been very slack on here! However, I still think this hotel deserves a shout out. Me and my friend both in our 30’s, visited this hotel last November for the...
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, London, United Kingdom
24/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2019

Clean, friendly and enjoyable

A really nice all inclusive hotel and great value for money. The staff work tirelessly all day to keep the hotel clean and tidy, and which I could find no fault. The entertainment staff are on the...
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22/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2019

Cannot fault

Stayed here early July with my fiancé and honestly cannot fault it. First off reception are friendly the hotel is spotlessly clean and recently renovated. Rooms are great, the safe is very secure...
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, Poole, United Kingdom
22/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2019

Great hotel, friendly staff, lovely rooms.

Recently returned from a 2 week family holiday at this hotel, travelling with teenagers. Had a room on the top floor, so had views of the sea. Our 2 bed family room was spacious with a mini fridge...
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, Stockport, United Kingdom
21/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples July 2019

Good hotel but a few (nothing major) issues

Check in - Pleasant check in. Staff take your bags to your room free of charge and you are welcomed by a modern reception area. Room - Room’s are spacious, cleaned everyday, big double bed and TV...
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, Essex, United Kingdom
20/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Business July 2019

Best all inclusive stay

One of the best all inclusive stays I’ve had. Food, staff and hotel was all amazing! Definitely recommend to family and friends. All staff worked incredibly hard 24/7 and made us feel very welcomed...
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, Pontypool, United Kingdom
18/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2019

3rd stay at this wonderful hotel

This was our 3rd stay at this hotel and it was as good as ever, food excellent as always, drink they serve a lovely G&T or whatever takes your fancy dont think theres anything I can actually fault...
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, Belfast, United Kingdom
17/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2019

Fabulous hotel

We stayed here for a week 6th-13th July. We were a family of 9 and wondered if all inclusive was good idea regarding the food every night maybe being the same. Well we were wrong the food was...
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17/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2019

Lovely hotel!

I stayed at this hotel with my mum from the 3rd to 10th of July. Apon arriving we were impressed with the reception staff who gave us our wristbands to grab dinner before the restaurant closed before...
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16/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2019

Best Hotel yet!

My boyfriend and I stayed at the Riu Papayas from the 8th July to the 15th July. Upon arriving when seeing the hotel we had a great first impression as it looked beautiful when approaching. When...
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, Peterborough, United Kingdom
14/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
July 2019

Good and Not so Good

We stayed at this hotel for the first time and unfortunately we will not be returning. Reception was very quick and efficient. The room we stayed in on the 6th floor was very good with a lovely walk...
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10/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Proper all inclusive

What can I say that hasn't already been said just fantastic from the quick check in with a smile on the 24th June the day we arrived we stayed in room 255 which overlooked the sun lounger balcony...
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10/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
July 2019

Amazing Hotel

This has got to be the best hotel we have stayed in as a family, from the moment we arrived we were made to feel welcome we were quickly checked in and the very helpful receptionist told us where...
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, Cardiff, United Kingdom
09/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Fab u lous!

we have holidayed with the Riu group on quite a few occasions now and are never disappointed with the service and the quality of our stay - hence the reason we return again and again . We had not...
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, Liverpool, United Kingdom
07/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Just one word.......WOW!!!

Just got home from this hotel and all I can say is WOW! A lovely reception staff with a big smile on their faces on arrival. Room was on the 4th floor at the back and was lovely and clean. The...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
06/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Nice modern hotel

Just come back from this hotel had a very enjoyable stay. As soon as you arrive you are greeted by friendly staff, we had a room on the 6th floor overlooking the main road but can also see the sea...
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06/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples July 2019

papayas nearly all 6

noisey part of hotel just above bar even with balcony door shut could here conversations from below also each morning as the lift door opened all you could smell is previous night...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
05/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Fantastic hotel

Stayed here for 10 days and really enjoyed it , from the moment we arrived the staff were friendly and helpful. The hotel is kept very clean all the time always cleaning up after you sometimes a...
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, Macclesfield, United Kingdom
05/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2019

Outstanding

This is by far the best all inclusive holiday I’ve been on. The range of food and drinks available was great and varied every day. We visited the Asian and Spanish restaurant on site which were both...
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, wales
03/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2019

Ok

Hotel rooms lovely, restaurants full of choice and cooked well. Drinks nice. Staff all polite. Pool nice temperature. No lilos allowed or even the smallest if balls allowed which is in my opinion...
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, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
02/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
June 2019

Clean, Friendly & Fun

Fantastic hotel with friendly staff. Room was clean with a fantastic shower and plenty of hangers for all the wifes dresses (rolls eyes) Animation staff were very popular with all ages. Although...
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, London, United Kingdom
02/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

THIS HOTEL IS BEYOND AMAZING!!!

Myself and My Husband had one of the best week holiday's and also stay at the Hotel Rui Papayas. The hotel itself is very modern and up to date. It hosts a very contemporary open space feel, from...
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, Cambridge, United Kingdom
01/07/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Great Holiday

Very clean always cleaning toilets and other public areas. Staff friendly and helpful, the rep couldn't have done enough to help.Entertainment was well managed very hot on safety, while keeping...
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29/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Gran Canaria

First time I had been to Gran Canaria and I loved it, saw a lot of people on here say the location is poor before we flew out but if you’re willing to travel an extra 10 minutes than you’d usually...
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28/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples June 2019

Disappointed

Not all it makes out to be. Extremely rude staff across all areas of the hotel, poor cleaning standards and repetitive food choices. Was here for 11 days and wouldn't stay again. Extremely...
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27/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples June 2019

Nice enough

Lovely modern hotel with nice big and clean rooms (although 2 pillows would be nice) and a gorgeous outside pool area, food is okay although not everything is labelled and if it is then it can be...
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, Warrington, United Kingdom
25/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

ABSOLUTEY OUTSTANDING

Me and my partner checked in this hotel for one week. From the moment we stepped off the bus it was breath taking how gorgeous this place looks. We raced to check in to beat the queue and the staff...
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, Nottingham, United Kingdom
25/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
June 2019

Disappointing

After arriving we thought this will be a great hotel, unfortunately it didn't quite live up to the expectation. Our room was spacious but we soon realised that it wasn't cleaned to a high standard...
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23/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Best place ever

We stayed here in June of this year and I can honestly say it’s by far the best hotel I’ve ever stayed in and I will be using this hotel chain from now on whenever I go away the food was beautiful...
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22/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway June 2019

Best hotel yet

Very modern clean hotel with best food we have had. Only disappointment was the evening went flat after 10.00pm when the main entertainment finished. Location could have been a little better however...
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, Leicester, United Kingdom
22/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Amazing stay!

Such a lovely stay, we visited for 1 week myself my partner and our 5 month old. The staff was amazing, maids entertainment team bar staff and restaurant staff. Everyone so polite and helpful...
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20/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2019

Excellent hotel with one downfall

This hotel cannot be faulted on cleanliness, quality of food and staff friendliness. The food is always hot and plentiful with a variety to suit everyone. The bar staff are great and you never have...
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, united kingdom
19/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

50th birthday

The hotel is fantastic, just back from a week's holiday to celebrate my sons 50th birthday, we were three generations 12 of us and we all had a marvellous time, rooms so clean, food excellent in all...
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, england
19/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Perfect Papayas

Stayed here June19 for 2 weeks. Excellent in all areas, Can’t find any fault. Spotless clean, Amazing staff all of them, Great food, Fab faculties. Give it a go you won’t be disappointed. Great mix...
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, London, United Kingdom
16/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Great hotel, reception staff fantastic Beautiful room

Stayed for 5 nights, still in gran canaria currently at the rui palace oasis, i have to say the hotel is great, good location about a 10 min walk to the jumbo, and our room which was an upgrade...
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, Crewe, United Kingdom
16/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Fab holiday

Well what can I say about this hotel !!!! 2 weeks of relaxation and chilling. First the Bad points, well actually, There isn’t any and trust me I looked for some but couldn’t find anything wrong with...
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14/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Fantastic hotel

Arrived 2 days ago with my family , lovely hotel , staff so helpful and friendly , I’m a vegetarian and there’s a good selection of food and drinks , rooms spacious and very clean , there’s a...
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, Somerset, England
14/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

A few suggestions

Just returned from a week and concur with the other comments. These may also be helpful: If you like a cuppa first thing in the morning take a kettle as there is none provided. There is a...
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14/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Highly recommended

First time in this hotel, on arrival the receptionists were friendly and very welcoming and was so appreciative that I spoke a little Spanish. Arrived about 10pm and was informed they open one of...
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, Bedford, United Kingdom
11/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples June 2019

STILL A GREAT HOTEL

This is our second visit within the last 12 months. We stayed in a garden view room from 27 May to 10 June, it is still a great hotel, and staff are still just as friendly as they were on our last...
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, Macclesfield, Cheshire, England
10/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2019

Fantastic holiday

We have just returned from a great two week holiday at the Riu Papayas. The hotel is lovely and clean and the staff are all very friendly. We went with our daughters aged 4 & 6 and had a 2 bedroom...
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, Cheadle, United Kingdom
10/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family May 2019

Family holiday 6 adults 1 child and 1 baby

Large room with comfy beds and absolutely spotless. Great friendly staff who said hello and smiled all the time. Did have an issue with noise but this was soon sorted out with reception staff plus...
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, Lincoln, England, United Kingdom
08/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
June 2019

Weeks holiday

The room The room was lovely very modern, very clean, everything in working order, large flat screen tv, walk in shower, comfy bed, plenty of hangers. Great air con. Dining Main restaurant was...
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05/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2019

Great hotel

Lovely hotel warm and friendly Staff great variety of food and drinks 2 additional restaurants to give more choices. Great atmosphere, the rooms are spotlessly clean will definitely come again on my...
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, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
05/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples May 2019

Good location, lovely staff, food good, drinks good, bad aircon

This is second time visited the Riu Papayas, so obvioulsy did like this hotel to return, we came here in 2017 and in 2 years non of the recomendations from any reviews have been took on board which i...
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, Falkirk, United Kingdom
05/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
July 2018

Great hotel

This is a great hotel, it has just been renovated last year and the rooms are very good even has USB charging ports. The food for a all inclusive has been very good there is 3 restaurants the buffet...
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, Hengelo, The Netherlands
01/06/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Great hotel+service, gluten-free!

We really enjoyed our stay in RIU Papayas in the last week of May 2019. The hotel and rooms were very clean. There was a wide variety of food. They were very helpful with the gluten-free diet of my...
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, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
28/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Typical Riu Quality

My girlfriend and I have just recently spent a week at this hotel and we were pretty dam impressed. From the moment of arrival the reception staff were cheerful and friendly, they spoke good English...
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, Liverpool, United Kingdom
26/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples May 2019

lovely week in the sun

Not stayed in this hotel before. It was very nice. It was lovely and clean and the dinning room was large and plenty of tables. We were given an upgrade as we have stayed in a Riu before and our...
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, Haydock, United Kingdom
25/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Hotel and Weather Great.

Hotel very clean, room very modern and comfortable. Food was great. There was only one night when the choice was limited. Breakfast was particularly good with a wide choice but don’t expect English...
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, Cardiff, United Kingdom
24/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Will be coming back!

Food selection was amazing, staff couldnt do enough for you. Maid services even worked around our hangovers which was everyday haha! The look and feel of the hotel is very modern and clean, cant...
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, Hatfield, United Kingdom
24/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway May 2019

Great week away

Booked a week all inc and just returned Monday. Food - no complaints. Lovely bit of roast meat different every day including lamb beef pork etc Hotel - we had a room that faced the back but being...
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, Redcar, United Kingdom
23/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

Second visit

Thoroughly enjoyed our 11 night stay! It was just as good as last year if not better. Room was big spacious & clean. The whole hotel is spotless. Food, there’s always something for everyone even the...
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, Holt, United Kingdom
20/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples May 2019

Excellent hotel

Have just spent 2 weeks at this hotel we have stayed at many Rui hotels and this one did not disappoint - room very good with large bathroom with walk in shower always spotlessly cleaned as was the...
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19/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Friends getaway May 2019

Nice stay

Stayed at the Riu Papayas for a week in May. The room was spacious, modern and very clean. The hotel looked lovely and there were always plenty of sun-loungers by the pool area. The 24 hour bar was...
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, Dewsbury, United Kingdom
18/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples May 2019

Excellent weather, very good hotel.

Hotel on 7 floors built around a single pool. It is compact with ample sun beds although they are closely positioned. It has a comfortable buffet restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating. There is...
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, Widnes, United Kingdom
17/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Hotel Rui Papayas

My husband and I just come back from a weeks stay at the hotel beginning of May. We had a fabulous time, hotel very clean, rooms spacious and staff very friendly and accommodating. The food in the...
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, Dublin, Ireland
16/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2019

Excellent hotel

Excellent hotel, Food top notch great selection , rooms a good size and air con working fine, can’t fault this place at all ideal for families and a chilling holiday , reception staff 10/10.all...
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, wigan
12/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

1st time here absolutely great

First time in gran canaria, from walking in the hotel absolutely spotless very friendly staff from the moment we walked to reception, greeting us like we had been before, the room 511 couldn't wished...
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, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
10/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2019

Paul and Debs

we arrived 2pm on the 29 April the reception staff were brilliant gave us the Wi-Fi codes showed us on a map where our room was explained which lift was closest and gave us all the info for meal...
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, Liverpool, United Kingdom
10/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2019

3rd visit

This is our 3rd visit to hotel riu papayas , we live it there. The staff are so friendly & the hotel is spotless. The 2 speciality restaurants are excellent. The rooms where very well kept & very...
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, Warwickshire, United Kingdom
09/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples March 2019

No major complaints, just no 'breathing space'

7 Night Stay: 16/03/19 - 23/03/19 We booked this RIU hotel relatively last minute - it was apparently well discounted on the TUI website. Arrived late evening (9.45pm) after a delayed flight...
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, Atherstone, United Kingdom
07/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
November 2018

wonderful hotel

wonderful hotel as we are rui club members they up graded us on arivel . the food was briliant ,they had atasan resrtrauts that you pre book ,loverley pool and pool bar ,yhope to return one day when...
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, Zagreb, Croatia
07/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2019

Ease of vacation :)

Well we enjoyed 7 days of pleasure and hospitality:) All was perfect and food was delicious njam :) Service was great and staff were indeed friendly and kind. There is nothing I would change for next...
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, Redruth, United Kingdom
05/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples April 2019

Enjoyable stay

We had a really enjoyable stay here in a really nice hotel. The staff were all very nice and willing to help you. It is a all inclusive hotel so don’t expect fine dining but there was plenty of...
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04/05/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples May 2019

Good and bad points

The hotel has some good and point points! A lot of the night time entertainment isn’t in English which was quite annoying! The hotel seems to be mostly Germans so the main language was German. So...
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27/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2019

Very good and modern hotel

We stayed for 8days with a baby of 8 months. We had a bit bigger room and there was a good babybed. The rooms are spacey, co fortable beds, very clean. The staff is really nice from reception to...
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, south wales
26/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
April 2019

Great hotel in Gran Canaria

Having seen some of the negative reviews listed I feel I must post an honest review. The hotel is modern with great facilities. The rooms are spacious ,recently refurbished,very clean ,comfortable...
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19/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2019

Best Hotel ever visited

We have just returned from our 3rd holiday with 12 months and this complex is beautiful. All the staff are friendly, welcoming and very polite. We stayed in room 124 again as we requested this room...
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, Rochdale, United Kingdom
19/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2019

Lovely

Travelled with my husband and 3 children 5,7 and 15 we had a lovely stay. We stayed in rooms 524 and 525 nice rooms with pool view , cleaned to a really good standard every day. Pool area nice...
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, Guernsey, United Kingdom
18/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family April 2019

Miss Cathy Loveridge

After reading the reviews, my family were looking forward to staying in Rui hotel. We are still here and currently have 2 more days to go. We have stayed in lots of all inclusive hotels and we have...
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, Glasgow, United Kingdom
14/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2019

Spotless hotel and very friendly staff

We stayed in room 202, this caught the sun on the balcony in the morning time and was facing the Waikiki next door. The room was large and had everything we needed. Spacious bathroom with double sink...
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, Stoke On Trent
14/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2019

Excellent - would recommend.

This hotel has everything u need, the room was decorated to a high standard and a good size, good size bathroom with hairdryer etc, free safe and decent wardrobe space. Rooms are cleaned daily with...
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10/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway March 2019

Brilliant!

Just returned from a 1 week sun break with a friend. This hotel was everything we wanted and had read about it. Spotlessly clean in all areas and obviously well run/managed. Staff were lovely in all...
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, Camborne, United Kingdom
08/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2019

Best hotel in Gran Canaria

Seriously the best hotel we have ever stayed in Gran Canaria. Every member of staff was friendly and helpful special mentions to Gabi, Kristina, Jose and Alejandro. Rooms clean and tidy, and...
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, Hitchin, United Kingdom
07/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2019

A lovely stay at a very good hotel

My husband and I stayed here for a week in February 2019 during the (UK's) half term holidays, all inclusive via TUI. First impressions as we drew up in the coach were very good indeed - it certainly...
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, strasbourg ,france
07/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
April 2019

good four star hotel

Very good experience in this renewed hotel.This hotel is big but staffed with enough very professional people at each level..the two dine around restaurants at the same adress are good too.A little...
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, stoke
04/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

Good but not perfect

Just spent a lovely week here at the Papayas .The hotel is very good well run extremely well kept and clean .the rooms are good and all the staff are friendly and polite . the food was to die for and...
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, Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
02/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family March 2019

Amazing hotel

We selected this hotel based on the reviews and were not disappointed!! Brilliant variety and quality of food, the Chinese and Spanish restaurants were fabulous too. We managed to get a last minute...
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, Glenrothes, United Kingdom
02/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

March 2019

Centrally located. Recently refurbished. Excellent staff all round. Might be a bit packed high season. Food is always well cooked and presented. Heavy emphasis on fish which is not surprising given...
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, birmingham
01/04/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
March 2019

Papayas Pleasure

We found the comments about the food / hotel cleanliness/ staff /entertainment staff made by other reviewers were spot on. We did find a very relaxed dress code for the evening meals i.e.: men...
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, Blackpool, United Kingdom
29/03/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family March 2019

Amazing as always

We have stayed at this hotel in the past and we knew what to expect - amazing staff, amazing food and a great time around the pool. Its a short walk to the beach but there is a bus that picks you up...
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, Derbyshire, United Kingdom
26/03/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2019

You can tell its a Riu

If we hadn't been told that the hotel has been refurbished, we would have thought it was new. Everywhere was immaculate and spotlessly clean. The rooms are bright, modern and comfortable with...
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, Dungannon, United Kingdom
22/03/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

First Class!

Just back from a week in this fabulous hotel. We booked this week based on the reviews we had read and then seen another deal for mid June. We booked both holidays. We are over the moon that we...
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17/03/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2018

Excellent hotel

Me and my boyfriend stayed here in November 19. It was our first holiday together and we were so impressed with this hotel. The hotel is lovely, staff are very friendly and try their hardest to make...
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, Thatcham, England, United Kingdom
17/03/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2019

Lovely hotel

Hotel is spotlessly clean. Food is good for AI.. lots of choices and better than a lot of AI hotels I’ve stayed in. Rooms are a good size and bathrooms lovely. Majority of staff very nice and happy...
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, Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
16/03/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

Week stay at Riu Papayas

Had a great stay here. The hotel is so clean. The staff there work so hard. From the maids to the staff in the restaurants to reception staff. They're always happy to help and with a smile on their...
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, scotland
15/03/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2019

Clean and helpful staff

First the good stuff the cleanest hotel I think I have ever been in The staff are extremely friendly and helpful We were all inclusive and the 24 hour bar,coffee machine and soft drinks unit was...
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, Peterborough, United Kingdom
10/03/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2019

Another amazing stay at the Riu Papyas

2nd visit to this fabulous hotel, has room 736 which was a top floor garden room view, meticulously clean and spacious. I would suggest any of the rooms in the higher numbers get better sun in the...
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, York, United Kingdom
08/03/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2019

Great.

Met all our expectations and then some. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Choice of meals in all restaurants was outstanding. Location and access to the resort amenities was good. Only down side was...
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, Storvreta
05/03/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2019

Excellent stay

Our family (two adults and two children ages 9 and 11) had an excellent stay at this hotel in february. We stayed in a familyroom. The hotel was very clean, the staff always serviceminded and there...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
04/03/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2019

Great Family stay

The hotel was great. Very clean, good food, friendly staff. Plenty of beds by pool although it was Feb, I can imagine it gets very busy poolside in the summer. The hotels own entertainment was fab...
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, gwent
27/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2019

much better than described in the brochure

mostly when reading a holiday brochure they give a lot of bull, but this hotel doesn't mention give you all the small stuff that adds up to making your holiday a enjoyable one. I tried writing a full...
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26/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2019

Great holiday

I have just returned from a week here. We were a family of 6 - including 3 teenage girls and a grandad! We have all had the most amazing holiday. Our rooms were great, the food amazing, the pool area...
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, Teesside
25/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
February 2019

Best Hotel we have stayed in

This is probably the best hotel we have stayed in with only one negative point explained later. This is a Thompson 4* and all inclusive. Check in was quick and easy. Our room on the third floor was...
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25/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2019

Brilliant Hotel

Fantastic visit, would highly recommend this hotel. Staff friendly and all work so hard. Restaurant is very well set out with amazing food and yet again all staff can't do enough for you. There are...
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24/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2019

Great hotel

We were travelling with big family group and hotel was just perfect. Atmosphere was peaceful and there wasnt any disturbing noises. Food were great in restaurants and for me it changed enough to keep...
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, Romsey, United Kingdom
21/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2019

Just returned from a great week at this hotel helped of course by 7 glorious days of 25C sunshine !

Just about everything about this hotel met or exceeded our expectations including the staff who were always cheerful and happy to help in any way. Our room was spotless as was the rest of the hotel...
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, Cork, Ireland
20/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2019

Very happy!

We have just returned today after a fantastic week. I can not recommend this hotel enough. The staff are super especially the Entertainment team. They really do go above & beyond....Rafa, Gabi...
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, Stansted Mountfitchet, United Kingdom
20/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples February 2019

Holiday in the sun

Hotel room staff and quality of food are all good. The problem is the amount of smoking throughout the hotel out door areas. We would have liked to dine outside due to the lovely weather but the...
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, Manchester UK
19/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
January 2019

Runs like Clockwork

This hotel is a credit to the management team who run it. It runs like clockwork. And credit to the staff, who always seem genuinely happy. Good points. Clean modern rooms, with stylish...
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19/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2019

Feb break

2nd visit to this hotel. Can’t fault the hotel in anyway. Food,cleanliness, staff,all first class. Have already booked to return in May. This hotel caters for all age groups and both couples or...
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, Manchester, United Kingdom
19/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2019

fantastic break in feb

well were do i begin , the hotel is fantastic , cleaned all the time ,bar staff very friendly, and the staff in the restaurant never stop they all work so hard with a smile on there faces, food was...
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14/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2018

The most amazing holiday!!!!

We came for my daughters birthday last year, and it was her first time flying and going aboard. We had never been to Riu papayas before so wasn’t sure what to expect. WELL... from start to finish...
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, Braintree, United Kingdom
10/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Excellent hotel but.....

We had a wonderful stay here in late January and couldn’t fault the staff, the food,the rooms, the entertainment and the hotel in general. The big downside was the lack of an indoor bar area which...
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, London, United Kingdom
10/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2019

Good sized well maintained Riu

Another very good Riu in terms of room size, comfortable bed and quality bed linen. Well soundproofed rooms so good sleep quality. Our room overlooked a small row of shops and bars behind from which...
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, Cardiff, United Kingdom
09/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway February 2019

Excellent 👍 place

We stayed here for two weeks, all inclusive, good food, great facilities, good access to the beach etc, spotlessly clean, everything was very good. The evening entertainment was superb, the animation...
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, Durham
07/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway January 2019

Great hotel

I'm please we took notice of the positive reviews for this hotel rather than the negative ones. We had a fantastic holiday. The food was very good, a lot of choice, sometimes too much choice. We...
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, Petworth, United Kingdom
06/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Excellent all round

Service and staff excellent, great selection of food with a continental breakfast bar and snack bar in the afternoon. Pool bar,Quiet lounge bar. Clean & tidy through out, rooms decent size...
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, Glenrothes, United Kingdom
04/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2019

Lovely winter break

First time to this particular Riu hotel and could not fault the service, room, food and staff. Disappointed that the hotel had so may open air venues i.e. bars and show/ entertainment area which we...
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, Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
04/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway January 2019

Best food in an all inclusive hotel

Generally a good hotel, very clean, friendly and obliging staff. Food and drink of good standard. Would recommend a room on a high floor. Hotel would benefit from an indoor bar and sitting area...
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, Sunny Cheshire
04/02/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Just fantastic

Having read some of the negative reviews I wonder whether we stayed in the same hotel!! We have just returned from a brilliant week at this hotel. The rooms are very clean and spacious with more...
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, Essex, United Kingdom
29/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2019

Lovely hotel, great location!

Currently on holiday here, weather is fab! Hotter than we expected - seeing we travelled to the Canaries this time last year and the weather was shocking. First impressions of the hotel are lovely...
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, Washington, United Kingdom
28/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples January 2019

Lovely hotel

This is a very good All Inclusive Hotel. Standard of food in the main restaurant was very good. There are 2 other restaurants serving Thai or Tapas which must be prebooked. We ate in the Tapas...
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, Jonkoping, Sweden
28/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2018

We don´t like the only sort of cold red wine served all week

The hotel is two years old and very convenient. Nice beds in a spacious room gave us a nice week of vacation. Rooms and hotel was kept very clean. The service from staff was excellent with one...
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, Cambridge, United Kingdom
25/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
January 2019

Excellent hotel with all the amenities

Excellent facilities,friendly front of house staff,good selection of food and drinks.Wife suffers a wheat allergy but the restaurant staff were able to supply gluten free bread.Plenty of sun loungers...
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, London, United Kingdom
21/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
January 2019

Great Hotel

Stayed here for a week mid jan and overall had a really great experience. The food was always well presented in the main buffet and constantly being restocked. We found the variety to be excellent...
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21/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Outstanding

Stayed on 11 to 18 Jan for a weeks winter break. Cannot fault one aspect of the hotel. Super clean, great food and drinks, outstanding service and animation staff providing great times. Got sunbed in...
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, yorkshire
19/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family January 2019

January jollies

It’s not often I have to give negative reviews as I am usually easily pleased. Stayed here for a week from 12th January. We arrived late easy checkin very polite staff. Our room had a garden view...
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, Cheam, United Kingdom
18/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Great standard for the €£$

Overall a great all inclusive hotel. For easy reading see the positives & negatives I found at the Riu Papayas below... Positives 🔵Extremely clean everywhere 🔵Good pool area 🔵Modern & up to...
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15/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Absolutely amazing 5 star

We stayed as two couples on 7th Jan for a week. Firstly I cannot believe some of these reviews that are putting 1 star! My husband and I have been to many 4 and 5 star hotels all over the world and...
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, Littlehampton, United Kingdom
13/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

New year holiday

Lovely hotel. Very clean. No bedrooms with a bath. No inside lounge with a bar. Food excellent especially New Years Eve. Courtesy room very handy for leaving late. Reception staff very helpful! Would...
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, Derby, United Kingdom
12/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family January 2019

Top Hotel

We visited for 7 nights for our honeymoon with our near 2 year old daughter. On arrival, we had been upgraded to a family room which are huge, two double bedrooms. They also accommodated our 1st...
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10/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
January 2019

So close to 5 star

We arrived at the Riu Papayas on Saturday the 05th January. I won't bore you,with weather reports suffice to say at around 22 degrees daily thus far it's excellent. We have been extremely impressed...
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, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
10/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples January 2019

Excellent and wonderful sunshine too!

It’s always difficult to finally choose a destination hotel, taking into account all the positive spin of the hotel trying to secure your custom versus TripAdvisor comments etc but suffice to say...
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, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
09/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples August 2018

This hotel is simply the best both for adults & children !!

This was our second visit to this splendid hotel & as before our check in was fast & professional. Also as before we were given our information envelope which includes a map of the island. All of...
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, England, United Kingdom
08/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family January 2019

“Not for KIDS”

Clean model hotel, Spanish and asian restaurant very nice food but rude girl with dark hair in the Spanish bar made it unpleasant. Head waiter at main restaurant rude, dinner shuts at 3pm and my son...
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, Macclesfield, United Kingdom
08/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
November 2018

Great hotel

My husband and I stayed here for 9 nights in November. We had emailed the hotel in advance and requed a high room with plenty of sun. We had not received a response from the hotel so were pleasantly...
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, Halmstad, Sweden
08/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Very nice hotel!

Nice, clean hotel! Cosy beds.The food was excellent, very nice that you could book in the spanish and asian restaurants every night if you woul'd have wanted to! The buffet dinner was also very nice...
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05/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Holiday

Beautiful hotel very clean staff very friendly & helpful definitely recommend this hotel.Food very good plenty of choice. Rooms kepted cleaned at all times Location good plenty of shops & bars local...
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, Nottingham, United Kingdom
05/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Great Christmas Break

Returned 30 the December after a lovely week of Christmas sunshine at the Round Papayas in Playa Del Ingles. Arrived late evening to a simple reception desk, only 2 couples to book in so it took only...
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, Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
03/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Usual RIU Quality

Really good staff and very clean we always try and stop at a RIU because we find then very clean and staff usually so good. Restaurant was well staffed and plenty of choice.Didnt think Xmas meal was...
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, Poole, United Kingdom
02/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

wonderful break

Great hotel, the room was large, the beds comfortable and a really good walk in shower. the food was always plentiful, hot and on the whole a good selection to choose from.There are two other...
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, Southampton, United Kingdom
01/01/2019
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway January 2019

Great hotel

Upon arriving we we’re allocated a room at the back of the hotel behind bar Dunas , overlooking a blank wall and lots of pipes we were not happy so back to reception we go . We were told to wait...
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, Birmingham England
30/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

Good Hotel

Stayed at the hotel mid December. Hotel very clean, large bedrooms, we were on 6th floor, good views of the sea. Food ok could have been really good if hot usually just warm.Good selection. We...
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, County Durham, United Kingdom
30/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

great value for money for winter sun!

We booked late and knew we were getting a great bargain so this isn’t complaining just honest feedback This was half the price of similar hotels in Tenerife and we hadn’t visited this island before...
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, United Kingdom
29/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

Would recommend!

Stayed here for 1 week mid December. Lovely rooma, they look exactly like the hotels photos. We were on the top floor and had a fantastic view, especially at night. Food good, always something to...
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, Ikast, Denmark
23/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Klemme

All was perfekt at papayas the variation of food was Very good,new Rooms, some of the staff was friendly and close to beach was good. RIU hotels are quality and we Will Be back next year at RIU...
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, Worcestershire
22/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family December 2018

Great hotel!

Stayed at this lovely hotel from the 10th to the 17th December. The food is plentiful and of good quality, tried both the Spanish and Asian restaurant which were both nice. Our room was comfortable...
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20/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

Overall a Very Good Modern Hotel

We stayed at the RIU Papayas Hotel from 3 to 17 December (a couple). This is a modern hotel. The check in was chaotic as there were lots of couples trying to check in at the same time and there seems...
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, Solihull, United Kingdom
19/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples December 2018

Well worth a visit

We stayed here 1st week in December, very nice hotel we found all the staff very friendly great credit to this hotel .we did 3 trips organised by the Thomson rep, very nice man named John. Very...
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, Leeds, United Kingdom
14/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples December 2018

Reliable and very enjoyable

Have usually found Riu brand reliable but this one was an excellent choice. Had an 11 night stay and enjoyed it throughout. Large and reasonable rooms. Interesting beds which could be raised and...
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, UK
11/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2018

Riu Papayas

My husband and I spent a week here in November. The hotel was lovely and clean. The rooms are a decent size and cleaned daily. The food was a very good standard with a good variety. We never had...
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, Woolpit, United Kingdom
01/12/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples November 2018

Lovely hotel

This is a lovely hotel and we really enjoyed our week. Our room was 7th top floor and overlooking pool. It was spacious, comfortable beds, excellent walk in shower and a spacious balcony for the late...
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, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
30/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2018

Great hotel

My husband and I have just returned from an excellent week at this hotel. The hotel is spotlessly clean. The maids do a brilliant job and our room was cleaned to a high one. standard every day. The...
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, London, United Kingdom
27/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2018

Lovely relaxing stay

My husband and I stayed here for a week,on arrival we were upgraded to a family room which was huge, 2 rooms both with balcony access, we could not fault the hotel, the entertainment team were very...
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, Solna, Sweden
27/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples November 2018

Great hotel but something is missing

We stayed at this hotel in november 2018. The rooms are nice, although you notice there has been some quick repairs for example in the toilet (wich is REALLY loud when you flush waking up anyone who...
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, Telford, United Kingdom
25/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway November 2018

Very long but honest Riu-view

My partner, friend and I have recently returned from a week stay at the Riu Papayas, our first holiday we have all been on together and we had a brilliant time. I have stayed at Riu hotels previously...
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18/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2018

Week break

Me and my wife just came back on the 12/10/18 from this lovely little hotel and we both found it nice and friendly, staff were really helpful reception spoke good English. The general manager who...
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, Manchester, England, United Kingdom
17/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2018

Excellent hotel

we have just returned from this fantastic hotel, The hotel and staff are excellent. The rooms are perfect very clean and and modern with a free safe, The food in the main restaurant was very good...
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, Plymouth, United Kingdom
15/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples November 2018

Fantastic hotel

My boyfriend and I stayed here at the beginning of November for a week and we were overall very happy with our stay and have said we would stay again! Location is perfect as you are in the middle...
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, birmingham
09/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples April 2018

Good holiday

We visited this hotel earlier in the year as a late availability holiday. We have been to Playa Del Ingles many times but have not stayed at this hotel. The hotel is spotless and as it was updated...
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, Exeter, England, United Kingdom
08/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples October 2018

Great hotel apart from just a few things

Recently back from a 11 night stay in this hotel (October 2018). On arrival we had been allocated a room on the 7th floor and asked if this could be changed because of a fear f heights (Despite...
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08/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
October 2018

Mostly Great Just Hope It Does not Rain

Transfer from Airport to Hotel a reasonable 30 mins, Check in to Hotel fast and efficient. The Hotel itself is beautiful, clean and modern with a spacious reception and working elevators, the rooms...
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, Wales
06/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples October 2018

Ideal winter break

The rooms are clean, spacious, nicely decorated, I was on the 3rd floor I'm glad I wasn't on the 7th!. The hotel itself mostly operate self service, you don't notice many staff around. The...
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, Derbyshire, United Kingdom
06/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family November 2018

Almost 5* but not quite

Overall the hotel is good. It’s very clean and the staff are friendly. The food is pretty good as far as buffets go, a lot of choice and hot. The two other restaurants Ole and Zhu are also good and...
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, Frodsham, United Kingdom
04/11/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family October 2018

Good hotel

Stayed here early October. It was our 2nd visit this year. Check in very quick but because of time we arrived 8.30 pm we were asked to go to the restaurant as it would be closing soon. My daughter...
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, St Austell, United Kingdom
31/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Couples May 2018

Would not go again

I was expecting more from a Riu Hotel but this one was awful. We stayed in May. We had a room as far away from everything as you could imagine - top floor and right in the back corner over looking...
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, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
30/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2018

Lovely hotel

Stayed 22nd Oct for a week. This hotel was fabulous from checking in until we left. Rooms are spotless and cleaned meticulously everyday. The food was lovely at all meal times and plenty of choice...
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, EAST ANGLIA
28/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway October 2018

Nice hotel - but lacking something

Arrived at hotel and after dropping other's off was relieved with my choice of hotel from the outside. Very quick & friendly check-in, no offer of help to room with suitcases but not an...
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, Bournemouth, United Kingdom
28/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Amazing Holiday!!!

My daughter and I stayed here for 2 weeks in August and it was just great! I have to say that the only thing that let it down (for me) was the area. Playa del Ingles run down and there are nicer...
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, Leicester, United Kingdom
28/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2018

Not many

Not many English guests the vast majority were German the evening entertainment is geared to them we were there 11/10/18 for 2 weeks the last night was an English act “Camden circus “ it was based...
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, Kalmar, Sweden
23/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples January 2018

Really good but need a few changes

Really nice hotel, clean and modern rooms. The food were (as always in all inclusive hotels) a bit boring. I want more taste or at least some spices you can use beside. The pool area is really good...
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, UK
22/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2018

Second visit and would highly consider returning again

This was our second visit to Riu Papayas. We had a stressful experience with a holiday at another resort earlier in the year, so I had hoped that considering our very positive experience on our first...
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, UK
20/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Family October 2018

Great Hotel if u smoke cigarettes

Firstly the hotel is 1st class . The hotel staff especially the reception are all friendly and professional. The buffet food and service is varied and delicious . Nothing at all wrong with the Hotel...
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, Peterborough, United Kingdom
20/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2018

Excellent all inclusive hotel

Having stayed at many Riu hotels over the years this one certainly lived up to Riu night standards, exceptional service from all staff the hotel was spotlessly clean, well appointed spacious rooms...
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, Whittlesey, United Kingdom
19/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

Great holiday

Reading previous reviews regarding the smoking comments made us quite apprehensive and I felt dread, we travelled as a family , son with girlfriend and daughter with friend . As a family ages from 16...
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16/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
October 2018

Brilliant

We went to this hotel for a relaxing holiday and that is what we got. We found very little reason to actually leave the hotel. From arriving we got top class service from the reception staff...
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15/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family October 2018

Smoking everywhere

Arrived today and although the hotel is nice, the lack of designated smoking areas is a major off-put. For such a large complex they could easily segregate to have smoking and non-smoking, like in...
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15/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway October 2018

Amazing!

Me and my sister came here to enjoy a simple, relaxing break. On arrival (1:30am) we were amazed. The reception staff were very friendly, organised and spoke very good English. It took about 2...
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09/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2018

Must visit

Having just returned from a week at this hotel I wanted to say what an excellent hotel this is. The hotel is spotless, food and choice very good and friendly staff. Excellent. From the moment we...
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, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
08/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family October 2018

amazing holiday... apart from sunbed situation!

Just returned from a week at the hotel. As the majority of the reviews state, this hotel is excellent. Do not listen to ANY of the bad reviews. They are untrue. The reception staff went above and...
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07/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2018

Beautiful week away in a lovely hotel

We booked this hotel as I have recently had numerous operations and it was a week for my husband and I to chill out and relax! I’ll start by saying my first impression of the hotel was lovely, as...
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, Reading, United Kingdom
07/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2018

Canaria charm

I visited this hotel with my husband Son and Daughter in law for a week in 29th September. When we arrived we were greeted in the spotless reception by an extremely friendly receptionist who was...
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07/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family October 2018

Jolly holiday

The hotel is lovely it’s spotless, the staff are so friendly and always smiling. The guys on the pool bar were pleasant you never waited long to be served . The food was delicious there was always...
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, Portsmouth, United Kingdom
04/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples October 2018

Brilliant holiday

Just soaking up the last of the sun before our return to uk This has been an amazing hoilday the rooms are big and clean and the maids to a fantastic job. The food is lovely and could not fault it at...
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, derby, uk
01/10/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2018

Amazing Holiday .. thank you Riu Papayas

Just sitting soaking up the last few rays before we have to fly home. The hotel has been outstanding since the minute we walked in. Super modern, exceptionally well designed and planned out to...
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, London, United Kingdom
29/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
September 2018

Excellent holiday

We have just come back from 7 nights here and we had a lovely stay. The room was excellent , food was great and the staff brilliant. The staff couldn't work any harder , the place was tidy and they...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
29/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2018

Fantastic holiday

Really good all inclusive hotel. Food good and lots to choice from. Pool area good no fights to get sun beds. Entertainment good all day - they worked hard. Rooms comfortable missing coffee in rooms...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
27/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway September 2018

Lovely week stay

We stayed here as a party of 4 at the end of September. Reception: very clean and friendly, there’s a baggage storage area and showers for your last day which is really useful. Rooms: clean...
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, tamworth
26/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
Family September 2018

The Real Riu

We were a party of 4 (25,25,53,51) and this hotel is a disappointment DO NOT waste your money by coming here there is MUCH better out their. We booked this hotel because of the good reviews I really...
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, Gateshead, United Kingdom
26/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2018

Brilliant Holiday !!!!

My wife and i have just returned from a lovely holiday at this brilliant hotel ! i new it was going to be good when i first seen the lovely bright and clean room with excellent view of the garden...
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25/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2018

Amazing holiday

What amazing gorgeous hotel this is. me and girlfriend stopped here for a week in September and we had a amazing holiday the hotel is amazing .food was amazing it’s catered for everyone’s needs...
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24/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
September 2018

Review of Riu Papayas

Excellent food, staff were amazing and rooms very clean. I would definitely revisit this hotel and would highly recommend. Very central location for all shops and beach. Entertainment was very...
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, Essex, United Kingdom
23/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2018

Join & Claire from Essex

Me and my partner have just returned from Hotel Riu Papayas and we had a lovely time! The hotel is spotless and has everything you need. The food is nice, their is always a lot of choice, and I’m...
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, staffordshire
19/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family September 2018

Fabulous hotel

Just come back from a weeks stay had a fab time , food hot and varied , staff can't do enough for you , hotel and grounds very clean and the animation staff are probably the best we have seen the...
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16/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway September 2018

James fenlon isa karauzum liverpool England

We just got back after two weeks stay hotel fantastic spotless clean staff couldn't do enough for you wi fi throught hotel very good reception 24 hour all inclusive food available from 11 pm...
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14/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples August 2018

Lovely hotel!

Riu Papayas was a lovely hotel and I will happily return and recommend to others. The staff were fantastic, the room was comfortable and the food was good. We didn’t have any issues or problems with...
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, Haydock, United Kingdom
10/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2018

Second Visit

Second visit was as good as the first. Food, room and staff great. Air con was excellent which is good in September. It made the stay very comfortable. Hotel is close to shops and bars which show the...
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, Kirkintilloch, Scotland, United Kingdom
06/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples August 2018

Lovely Hotel for a short holiday

My wife and I were a bit apprehensive before we went but this was dispelled very quickly when we arrived at the hotel , the reception staff were very efficient and very polite when checking us in...
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, Basingstoke, United Kingdom
02/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples September 2018

First time in a Riu hotel, looking forward to my next!

We picked this hotel from the Tui catalogue, and were both very pleased we did. Hotel it incredibly clean, staff very friendly and food is very good. We never had any problems finding a sun...
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01/09/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples August 2018

Fantastic

This hotel is beautiful its very clean. Maides do fantastic job. All bar and restrant staff constantly working hard all very friendly always say morning hello night. Help you were ever they can. The...
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, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
31/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family August 2018

good

On arrival, staff were very pleasant and so helpful! All the correct information was given out and how to get to our room straight away was made clear. We were too late for tea, so the hotel put on a...
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29/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Very good service

Went with 4adults 1child and a baby.first of all the hotel is very clean ,our 8year old granddaughter is disabled and every where is very accessible.the rooms were very clean and tidy and modern.the...
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, London, United Kingdom
28/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Amazing

I visited the hotel with my daughter between the 17th and 24th August, upon arrival the hotel did nothing but exceed our expectations. When you arrive you are greeted by a friendly member of staff...
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26/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples August 2018

Best holiday ever! 30th July - 10th August

I visited here at the end of July, start of August for 2 weeks with my boyfriend, and I can honestly say that it’s the best decision we ever made! On arrival, we were greeted by such lovely staff...
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, Bedford, United Kingdom
25/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Absolutely Lovely

We arrived early afternoon, and were greeted by very friendly reception staff, our room was not ready, but was directed to the restaurant, then up to our room on the sixth floor, which was lovely and...
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, Birmingham, United Kingdom
22/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples August 2018

Beautiful hotel, great food, spotless.

The first night we were placed in a room which had a few issues. They moved us the next morning and the new room was perfect. The good: Each room had its own balcony (this would be less of a bonus...
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20/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples August 2018

Brilliant hotel and stay !

Me and my boyfriend 27&28 have just returned from a weeks stay at riu papayas ! We cannot fault this hotel at all! The food is fantastic- if you can’t find something you like then there’s something...
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, Pembroke Dock, United Kingdom
20/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2018

Lovely Modern Hotel

Stayed here March 2018 as a holiday before a little one arrived. Hotel is immaculate and very modern. All amenities very good and tried both restaurants, one Asian and one tapas which was a nice...
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, Sutton
19/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Fantastic Hotel, Spotlessly Clean & Fantastic Staff!

Just got back from a week at the Rui Papayas, and it did not disappoint! The best hotel we have stayed at in any of the Canary Islands. Rooms - spotlessly clean, beds really comfortable, and modern...
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15/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2018

Great holiday all round!

My husband and I visited in June. It was a last minute booking and we were not disappointed at all. We had a quick transfer from airport and very quick check in as well. We were a late evening...
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13/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family August 2018

Great hotel! Amazing stay!

We are just leaving this hotel after a weeks stay. We couldn’t have been more pleased with it . When we arrived we were greeted by friendly staff and this was the case throughout our whole stay...
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, Kent, United Kingdom
12/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family August 2018

Rooms like a rabbit hutch

We are currently staying at the papayas we arrived on the 10th of August and are staying on the second floor we are a well traveled family of 3 and the Rui Papayas is not what I expect of a four...
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06/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family December 2017

Excellent

Excellent service, excellent entertainment team. Beautiful Hotel. Riu is always the best. We enjoyed the XMas party. We enjoyed the food. The options and program to keep the whole family entertain...
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, Kent, United Kingdom
04/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway July 2018

Perfect Holiday

Recently went on holiday here for a week with a friend, both 22 year old girls and found our stay very relaxing and easy. We didn't come across any issues whilst staying here and would definitely...
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, Norwich
04/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
July 2018

First Time - and probably not the last

We stayed at this hotel for two weeks between the 2nd July and the 16th July. This is a four-star hotel and we thought well worth the rating. When we arrived at the hotel we were able to take our...
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, Wadebridge, United Kingdom
02/08/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family July 2018

LISTEN UP! PLEASE READ!

Don't listen to the negatives! My partner, my 6 year old daughter and I stayed at Riu Papayas 23/07/18- 30/07/18. It deserves the 4* rating it has. We booked through TUI/first choice and so glad we...
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31/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples July 2018

Mid 20s couple holiday

Me and my boyfriend have just returned from staying at this hotel for 11 nights. The hotel is very good and could not fault much about it without being to picky. Hotel is cleaned to a very high...
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25/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2018

Excellent 11 night stay.

Me and my boyfriend have just returned home from staying at ClubHotel Riu Papayas for 11 nights and we absolutely loved it, such a beautiful resort. Our first holiday last year was Zante and this...
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, Belfast, United Kingdom
21/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2018

Fantastic 2 week stay

We have just returned for a 2 week stay at the Riu Papayas and we had a fantastic time. From check in to check out everything was superb. Our room was on the 5th floor with a view over the mountains...
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21/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2018

My experience at the Rui

We are currently staying at the Rui papayas and find it a delightful hotel a very clean and tidy staff most helpful and pleasant, food to a good standard and plenty of choices . Rooms clean and to a...
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, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
17/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2018

Loved Everything About This Place

Booked all inclusive deal with Tui and was lucky enough to book this hotel. Set a 10 minute shuttle bus journey (free from hotel) this hotel was modernised In 2016. Upon arrival we were greeted by a...
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, Surrey, United Kingdom
17/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples September 2017

Lovely Stay

We really enjoyed our stay here in September 2017 :) Entertainment was very enjoyable - could maybe keep the music on around the pool a bit longer Couldn't fault the food managed to find something...
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, London, United Kingdom
17/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

Something for everyone

Stayed here as a couple in June 2018. The hotel was exactly like the photos, immaculately clean. The maids did an excellent job of cleaning our room everyday. Huge comfy beds. Lovely bathroom and...
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, Peterhead, United Kingdom
11/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2018

Wonderful Visit

We really enjoyed our stay here. It was a last minute holiday only booking the week before we left. The RIU brand is a very strong one and our previous holidays to their hotels have always been...
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, Broseley, United Kingdom
11/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples July 2018

Lovely Holiday

Me and my Fiancé stopped here for 10 days from 29th June. We arrived at the hotel at around 9.30pm and were taken straight to the asian restaurant for dinner before checking in. We stopped in room...
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, County Dublin, Ireland
10/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family July 2018

Nice all inclusive hotel

We just came back from our holiday in Riu ,overall it was a nice stay ,the hotel was clean ,room was big enough we had a family room so it was as interconnected rooms which was good the bathroom have...
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, Sheffield, United Kingdom
08/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

Modern, clean - lovely hotel

I’d read some negative reviews in the run up to our stay and was therefore quite apprehensive. How wrong was I! We stayed at the end of June and had a lovely relaxing holiday. Hotel is modern and...
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07/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2018

Wow!!! Fantastic holiday!

Stayed in June with my daughter and granddaughter for 11 days. From the day we arrived loved every minute. Asked for a travel cot prior to arrival and was all set up when we arrived. They also...
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05/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2018

Zhu Speciality Restaurant in Clubhotel Riu Papayas

1 of 2 speciality restaurants within the hotel, just amazing! Booking is essential 1 day before (24 hours) which you are advised of at Checkin. The menu is varied and once inside the restaurant its...
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, Petersfield, United Kingdom
04/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2018

Lovely modern hotel

We just returned from 11 nights at this hotel. We loved this hotel, very modern and clean, the beds even went up so they could clean under the bed which I have never seen before. Free internet with...
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, Liverpool, United Kingdom
04/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2018

Excellent for Families not for couples

This is a hotel which offers ' all inclusive' A very large hotel with hundreds of guests. A variety of entertainments available for adults and children. Large swimming pool, lots of sunbeds...
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02/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2018

Great staff and great hotel

I stayed here wife my wife and 10 month old baby for a week in June. The staff throughout the hotel from reception, cleaners, waiters/waitress were amazing and couldn’t do enough for us. Buffet...
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, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
01/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family June 2018

What a great hotel

Great hotel came with 4 adults and 1 year child.Rooms excellent nice and big and very clean food lovely plenty of choice 2 themed restaurants Asian and Spanish both excellent check in easy but was...
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01/07/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples July 2018

Superb

After staying in a Riu hotel in Lanzarote last year, we had high expectations this year. I am delighted to say or expectations were exceeded in every way. The staff were faultless, the place was...
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, Wirral
23/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

Great location, spotlessly clean, friendly staff

Check in was quite fast & informative very nice high room facing the pool, would have hated the other views though one facing the next door Hotel (very noisy) the other way facing some shops, so I...
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, Inverurie, Scotland, United Kingdom
20/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2018

Lovely hotel

I went here with my husband at the beginning of June. We have previously stayed in Riu hotels elsewhere and they were always good and we were not disappointed at this one. The hotel is modern and...
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, Essex, United Kingdom
19/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples June 2018

Loverly couples holiday!

Me and my partner have just returned from an 11 night stay at this hotel. This was our second holiday as a couple and we had an amazing time. the staff are very friendly and most speak good English...
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, Wirral, United Kingdom
19/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 2
May 2018

A Great Disappointment

We returned from Riu Papaya two weeks ago and we were very glad to return home. This hotel is very luxurious and is very comfortable, the beds are wonderful, the sunbeds are as always too low for...
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17/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2018

Clean, friendly & good value for money!

Upon arrival at the hotel at 11pm at night we were quickly checked in and told there had been a buffet lunch specially made for us in the dining room as we had missed dinner. We headed upstairs to...
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14/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway June 2018

Brilliant Hotel J BUCHAN P BUCHAN & FRIENDS FRASERBURGH

Stayed here from 4th of june for 1 week in room 401 which was great plenty of space very clean and tidy plent of towels which were a good size dried me off fine,seen some comments about size of...
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, Fraserburgh, United Kingdom
14/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
June 2018

Amazing holiday

Lovely hotel very spacious and clean rooms large walk in shower.. Food was excellent something for everyone can't understand people moaning about the food there was every kind of food you can think...
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14/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family June 2018

Good hotel but not for families with small babies

So we visited the Riu Papayas last week and I am going to be to the point about all the pros and cons of the hotel... Pros: - No issues getting sunbeds - Staff extremely helpful 99% of the time...
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09/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family June 2018

LOVELY HOTEL RUINED BY GERMANS

First of all this hotel is brilliant. You will struggle to find much better value for money The rooms are very spacious but weird. The toilet is in a seperate door but in order to wash your hands...
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, Staffordshire
04/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family May 2018

Why not 5 stars?

We stayed here as a family of 4 in late May 2018 in a two bedroom family room. So what's it like: Hotel -Fantastic, Food -Excellent, Service-Outstanding, Location -Very good So as the title...
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01/06/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2018

Great Hotel

Had a lovely stay in this hotel. Beautiful grounds rooms and great restaurants. Porter Jose was very helpful and always seemed to be around helping people doing all different kinds of things. He...
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31/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples May 2018

Lovely hotel

Papayas is a really lovely hotel the food is fantastic the cleanliness is spot on, the room we had was 401 was huge with a lovely walk in shower this was cleaned every day to a really high standard...
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, St Austell, United Kingdom
31/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples May 2018

Would not go back

Not really impressed with the hotel - the cleaning staff especially our room cleaner were fantastic and always on the go - the bar and restaurant staff did not smile very often unless you were...
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, London
30/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples May 2018

Nice modern hotel

I returned from the Papayas 4 days ago, the holiday was nice but the weather (3rd week in May) wasn't great but I wouldnt let that influence my review. The hotel is very nice, and very clean (I saw...
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, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
29/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples May 2018

Nice hotel but meals really let it down

Just got back from a one week all inclusives couple stay. Unfortunately the weather wasnt great, quite cloudy and windy. Not many hot days :(. Check in was easy, a lovely lady checked us in and...
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, Goole
28/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family May 2018

Diana and Colin Howard Swinefleet

We arrived home on the 27th May after a really good holiday at the Riu Papayas, The hotel has very good rooms with walk in shower and comfortable beds, we stayed in room 616 which had really good...
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, Frodsham, United Kingdom
27/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2018

Really good hotel

Just arrived home after a weeks stay at this hotel with my daughter who is over 30. On arrival check in was very quick and our suitcases were delivered to our room. The room was spotless and the...
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27/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway May 2018

1st Visit

Arrived late to the hotel and was quickly checked in and asked if we had eaten, which we hadn't. We were asked if we would like to eat in the Chinese Restaurant Zhu. Went in and the place is clean...
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, watfork uk
26/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2017

Fantastic hotel

Clean as a whistle...staff continually cleaning ....work hard and extremely polite. Jose, Lars, Lola, Danny and Alicia and Uli make up the fun team...loved all the activities. Aqua gym..rifles...
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24/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2018

Brilliant hotel

2nd time this year we have visited this hotel with family and friends and have all really enjoyed our stay , reception staff so friendly and helpful at all times, rooms cleaned to a high standard...
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, Taunton
23/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples May 2018

Very Clean Hotel.

The Food more than adequate. There were also two other restaurants an Asian and a Spanish, we did not try either as the menus did not appeal to us and the food in the main restaurant was good...
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, oswaldtwistle
21/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2018

May visit

This hotel is the cleanest I have ever stayed in - they are constantly cleaning something. The room is large big enough for 3 of us with the sofa bed which was already made up for my daughter when we...
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, Kingston upon Hull, England, United Kingdom
20/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples May 2018

Lovely hotel, very relaxed holiday.

Having never been to Gran Canaria we thought we would give it a try. Riu Papayas hotel was lovely and clean. Staff were brilliant. Constant cleaning going on around the hotel. Very helpful/pleasant...
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, Coventry, United Kingdom
20/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2018

Amazing

The staff are so friendly and cater for all your needs. From the moment we arrived until we left we couldn't have asked for more. The rooms are spacious with big comfy beds, the bathroom has a big...
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, Salisbury, United Kingdom
18/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2018

Second visit to Riu Papayas.

We have just returned from our second visit to this hotel and found it as good, if not better than last year. The staff are amazing, so friendly and helpful, and nothing is too much trouble...
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, Nottingham, United Kingdom
17/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples May 2018

Great hotel unless you have recently given up smoking!!!

This is a lovely hotel in many ways. The food was very good and in the Spanish restaurant was excellent, top quality restaurant food. The bedroom was smart and clean with a very large walk in shower...
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, Redcar, United Kingdom
16/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2018

Fanatic hotel!!

This place is amazing we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. The staff are brilliant from reception, cleaners, bar & restaurant they are all so lovely & helpful. Animation were so friendly & so much fun...
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, Salisbury, England
11/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples May 2018

Great food & staff but pool scene awful

This is a really lovely hotel and I can see why people would rate it highly. The rooms, restaurants and staff are great. Drinks are typical all inclusive - local brands, but okay. Food is fabulous...
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, Bristol, United Kingdom
11/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family May 2018

Everything you want in a holiday

Came her as a family, for my husbands 60th, in February with son,daughter, partners and a 1 year old, so varied age range. We had booked the garden rooms, which were very large, great. Hotel by far...
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, Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
11/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2018

A lovely hotel

My wife and I ( in our late 60s ) have just returned from a wonderful week at the Riu Papayas. So many categories merit a tick in the 'perfect' rating. Superfriendly staff everywhere (Cindy in...
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, Folkestone
10/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples May 2018

Beautiful hotel

Just returned from a lovely week. Hotel spotlessly clean and food excellent. Short transfer from airport and around a 15 minute walk to the beach. Staff very friendly and helpful. Tried both...
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09/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Friends getaway March 2018

Good Hotel

Hotel is very clean, all inclusive drinks ok, but cocktails could have been better. The restaurant is ok. However food labelling was not very good. Being a non red meat eater was hard as lots of...
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, rochdale
07/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2018

AMAZIN!!!!

This was one of the best holidays!!! We were wary after reading some of the reviews but needn't have been. The only complaint regarding the food was I spent half the night choosing what I wanted. The...
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, Bedford, United Kingdom
02/05/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family May 2018

Clean and up to date

I can't complain about the room. Room is very modern and I love the window wall from shower to living room. Hotel very modern and I love the fact you can't go hungry. Food 24/7. Staff very...
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29/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2018

Outstandingly clean

We stayed here for 2 week break with our 2 children (3 & 4yrs) The hotel is constantly immaculate, the food was fabulous best hotel we have stayed in with regards to this, however we were rather...
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, Stockholm, Sweden
27/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2018

Brilliant staff

Very nice room with a lovely balcony towards the beach volleyball-ground. Superfriendly staff everywhere, from cleaners to entertainment crew. Lots of activities available from aqua gym, darts...
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, Beverley
27/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2018

Very Good, Very Clean, Excellent Food Choices & friendly cheerful staff

Picked this as a last minute as we were not disappointed. Hotel was all what we had read. Not sure we would want to be there in school holidays but if we had children we would! Guess that says all...
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, Mansfield, United Kingdom
26/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Friends getaway April 2018

One of the best

We are just back from this hotel, we booked last minute and we’re not disappointed! We are two ladies travelling together as friends and we’re just looking for a fly & flop deal. This hotel fir the...
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25/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
April 2018

Great holiday wonderful resort

This turned out to be one of our best holidays,very enjoyable and relaxing. Everything about the hotel was 1st class from the time we arrived we were made to feel very welcome. All the staff are...
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, Wokingham
24/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
April 2018

Fantastic customer service and food at this superb hotel

Antonio and his staff really cannot do enough for you at this 4* hotel. The food is excellent and we particularly enjoyed the pool bar and the Spanish themed restaurant Ole, where the food was...
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, Horsham, United Kingdom
23/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2018

Good all inclusive

We had a great room facing the pool with views all the way to the sea We stayed on the 5th floor Food was good Enjoyed the Spanish restaurant Thought the Asian was more like a buffet The main...
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, Norrkoping, Sweden
12/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family April 2018

Best holiday in a long time!

From the moment we stepped into the lobby, until the moment we left, we loved staying at Riu Papapyas! We travelled with two children, 2 and 4 yrs old, and the staff couldn't stop having fun with...
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, London, United Kingdom
08/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2018

Amazing!

For past 5 years we have been going to a different Riu hotels (and in Gran Canaria, it was the Riu Palace Maspalomas) but this year decided on a change for a ClubHotel. Entertainment was excellent...
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08/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family April 2018

Lovely clean hotel but a but busy

Overall this hotel is lovely. Staff are super friendly, helpful and nothing is too much trouble. Everywhere is really clean and the food was really nice lots of choice and always keeping up with...
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, Bath, United Kingdom
05/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family March 2018

Fantastic

Lovely hotel... friendly staff, nothing was to much trouble. The food was fantastic, , with out a doubt one of the best hotels I have stayed in, in the canaries. Asian a la Carte was lovely, Ola the...
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02/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 1
Couples April 2018

Poor quality drinks

Myself and my wife have just stayed for ten days at this hotel. The hotel itself is very good, clean and has good rooms and lovely staff but all the drinks on offer are very poor quality. They keep...
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02/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples April 2018

Absolutely amazing

My boyfriend and I visited here last summer. To begin, have never been to a cleaner hotel in my life. You could literally eat off the floor! And with 3 restaurants you can do all inclusive and not...
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, Dunfermline, United Kingdom
02/04/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2018

Excellent Hotel

We stayed for one week all inclusive at this hotel and were not disappointed. The whole hotel was in great condition and Had been completely refurbished recently. The restaurant was great too, good...
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, Cumbria, United Kingdom
28/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2018

good hotel with great accomodation

all the hotel kept very clean large rooms with lovely walk in showers always plenty hot water Food in main restaurant always a good choice and well cooked .we always found all staff to be very...
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, Wiltshire, United Kingdom
26/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples March 2018

Good but definitely not great!

There's no doubt that this hotel is gorgeous to look at but behind the scenes the staff on Reception are rude and unhelpful which left us disappointed from day 1. On arrival we had a problem with our...
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, Glasgow, United Kingdom
23/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
March 2018

One week all inclusive holiday

We have just returned from this hotel and found it excellent in all departments. The room was first class with two large twin beds and separate bathroom with walk in shower. New TV (although only BBC...
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20/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family March 2018

Not good for small children

Although the hotel is very clean and staff are friendly, there is no place to get warm milk day or night for our 2 year old daughter. The machine can dispense hot milk, so hot that it nearly melts...
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, scotland
20/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
March 2018

Nice Spring Sunshine

Just spent a week at ClubHotel Riu Papayas. Arrived to be greated by very friendly reception staff. Room was upgraded without us asking to a larger suite. The Hotel is very very clean which is...
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, Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
20/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2018

Spring break

Great hotel. Family friendly. Food and entertainment excellent. Well maintained and all areas cleaned twice a day. Brilliant location and easy access to local town. TUI rep provided lots of info...
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17/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples March 2018

Excellent overall but not suitable for a non smoker.

A very nice hotel, clean, good food, good entertainment. The entertainment team worked very hard and put on very good shows. The hotel and grounds are kept very clean. There isn’t a kettle in the...
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, Horley, United Kingdom
17/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Family October 2017

Another excellent stay at a RIU

I love RIU Hotels and this ClubHotel in Gran Canaria was everything we were expecting. Rooms are big, clean and comfy. The service from everyone, well it’s a RIU, so you know beforehand what kind of...
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, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
14/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples March 2018

Excellent hotel & friendly professional staff !!

Check in was fast, professional & informative. Our twin room with a garden view & balcony had the sun on it from lunch time until sunset. The bedroom has a large wall mounted TV, two large single...
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, Liverpool, United Kingdom
10/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples June 2017

Great 2 week holiday

Stayed June 2017 for 2 weeks. Great hotel, very modern and clean. Arrived late in the evening and small cold buffet was available, quick check in, room was large bright and was cleaned immaculately...
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, Reading, United Kingdom
09/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2018

Really good

We visited this hotel with our 8 months old. From the start of the visit we felt really welcome. Reception staff was brilliant and really helpful. Restaurant is spacious with plenty of high chairs...
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04/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family February 2018

Good and bad points

I’ve just returned from a weeks holiday here with my 16 year old daughter. The hotel itself is lovely. Large modern rooms and it’s kept very clean and tidy. At this time of year the evenings can be...
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04/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family February 2018

Good.. but not great

Half term break with the family. The positives first. The staff are all without exception great. Polite, helpful and keen to insure that you are comfortable. Food was good tho not a huge change in...
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, Somerset, United Kingdom
04/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2018

Wonderful winter break

We stayed for a week at this excellent hotel at the beginning of February. We have stayed in many Riu hotels but mostly in the Caribbean and having never been to Gran Canaria we were a little...
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, Tuxford, United Kingdom
03/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2018

Great value

Stayed here for a week in February 2018. Hotel was excellent and staff were brilliant! Food was very good we used both of the al a crate restaurants .Room had a pool view and distant sea view . Very...
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, wales
01/03/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2018

good value

we booked a late deal and were pleasantly surprised .Rooms were spotless and good size ( no tea making facilities ) . Food was excellent with plenty of choice , dining room a bit noisy at times but...
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, Salisbury, United Kingdom
26/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 4
Couples February 2018

Good and bad points!

Let’s start with the good! - Very modern & clean - Lovely spacious room & shower - Food very nice in buffet - Fabulous pool and entertainment team - Not far from shopping centre or beach (also great...
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, High Peak
26/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2018

Brilliant hotel.

Stayed here for the first two weeks in February. The rooms are very spacious and clean, the food is great, plenty of choice and it is in a good place to be able to walk to the beach or shops. The...
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, Warwickshire
23/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2018

Excellent hotel!

We stayed here with friends Feb 5th - 12th, and were so pleased with this hotel. It has been refurbished to a high standard and looks so attractive and fresh. The room was a good size with a very...
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, North Wales, United Kingdom
20/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2018

Winter break

Well had another lovely time in this fab hotel this is first we have been away so early and we just wanted to recharge our batteries and get some sun . Hotel fab and lots of food & drink and...
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, Kilmarnock
18/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Couples February 2018

self service

Firstly on arrival this hotel looks good with very nice rooms . Everything is spotlessly clean and newish . Secondly within 2hrs of arrival my wife was spoken to by a barman ( Santi I think ) as if...
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18/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Family February 2018

Wonderful hotel

We have just returned from an amazing holiday at this hotel. The service was second to none, restaurant staff, bar staff, entertainment and cleaning personal were fabulous. But most of all was the...
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, South Wales
16/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2018

Lovely hotel

Other reviewers have already said all I need to say really. Its a lovely hotel, you can see this as soon as you check in, but the surrounding area is pretty grim. As already stated, the cold outside...
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, London, United Kingdom
15/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 5
Couples February 2018

Lovely stay

Had a great week at this hotel Room was very clean and cleaned everyday with clean towels left in the bathroom Staff were very friendly and helpful Food was a very good standard All in all a very...
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, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
14/02/2018
TripAdvisor Ratings 3
Family February 2018

Family Holiday

The hotel is well situated within half an hour from the main airport (Las Palmas). It is within walking distance of the beach, although the hotel offers a free shuttle bus. The room was s