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Beach nearby, snorkelling, beach volleyball, kayaking
Beach nearby, snorkelling, beach volleyball, kayaking
Beach nearby, snorkelling, beach volleyball, kayaking
2 outdoor pools, pool umbrellas, pool loungers

Guest reviews

4.4/5 Excellent
39 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Parking included
All-inclusive
Air conditioning
Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Hand sanitizer provided
Personal protective equipment

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationPonta Preta3 min drive
Popular LocationSanta Maria Beach5 min drive
Popular LocationSanta Maria Pier5 min drive
AirportSal Island (SID-Amilcar Cabral Intl.)17 min drive

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  • Standard Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Standard Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Standard Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsStandard Double Room, Balcony
  • Standard Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsStandard Double Room, Balcony
  • Standard Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsStandard Double Room, Balcony
  • Standard Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsStandard Double Room, Balcony
  • Double Room, Balcony (Small)

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Double Room, Balcony (Small)

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Double Room, Balcony (Small)

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsDouble Room, Balcony (Small)
  • Double Room, Balcony (Small)

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsDouble Room, Balcony (Small)
  • Double Room, Balcony (Small)

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Double Room, Balcony (Small)

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Grand Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsGrand Double Room, Balcony
  • Grand Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsGrand Double Room, Balcony
  • Grand Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsGrand Double Room, Balcony
  • Grand Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsGrand Double Room, Balcony
  • Grand Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsGrand Double Room, Balcony
  • Grand Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Suite

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Grand Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Standard Double Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • 28 sq m
    • Sleeps 3
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About this area

Sal

Located in Sal, Riu Palace Cabo Verde is near the beach. Santa Maria Pier is a notable landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Santa Maria Beach and Shark Bay Beach. With scuba diving, windsurfing and surfing/boogie boarding nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Ponta Preta - 3 min drive
  • Santa Maria Town Square - 4 min drive
  • Santa Maria Beach - 5 min drive
  • Santa Maria Pier - 5 min drive
  • Nazarene Church - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Sal Island (SID-Amilcar Cabral Intl.) - 17 min drive

Restaurants

  • Espargos — 1 min walk
  • Mandalay — 1 min walk

About this property

Riu Palace Cabo Verde

4-star, family-friendly property near Santa Maria Pier
This smoke-free resort features 5 restaurants, 2 outdoor pools and 8 bars/lounges. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a swim-up bar, a complimentary children's club and a children's pool. All 500 rooms offer free WiFi, balconies and TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find minibars, ceiling fans and hairdryers.
Riu Palace Cabo Verde offers 500 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. Satellite televisions are provided.

Bathrooms include a shower, bathrobes and hairdryers. This Sal resort provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

All-inclusive details

This property is all-inclusive. On-site food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Food and beverages

All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks and beverages included
In-room minibar (all beverages included)

Water activities

Kayaking
Rowing/canoeing
Snorkelling
Windsurfing

Land activities

Fitness facilities

Lessons/classes/games

Water fitness

Kids' club

Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old

Entertainment

On-site entertainment and activities
Access to on-site clubs
On-site live performances

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks and beverages included
  • 5 restaurants
  • 8 bars/lounges, 1 swim-up bar and 1 poolside bar

Things to do

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/game room
  • Beach volleyball
  • Children's pool
  • Kayaking
  • Playground
  • Shopping
  • Snorkelling

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Arcade/game room
  • Children's pool
  • Free children's club
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Playground

Conveniences

  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • French
  • German
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Outdoors

  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • In-room accessibility

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  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower

Entertainment

  • Satellite channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 4:00 PM and midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CVE 220 per person, per night, up to 10 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 17 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

ClubHotel Riu Garopa All Inclusive Sal
Riu Palace Cabo Verde Resort Sal
ClubHotel Riu Garopa Sal
ClubHotel Riu Garopa
Riu Palace Cabo Verde Resort
Riu Palace Cabo Verde Sal
Riu Palace Cabo Verde All-inclusive property Sal
Riu Palace Cabo Verde All-inclusive property

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Riu Palace Cabo Verde and receive a full refund?
Yes, Riu Palace Cabo Verde offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Riu Palace Cabo Verde cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does this property have a pool?
Yes, this property has 2 outdoor pools and a children's pool.
Is Riu Palace Cabo Verde pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Riu Palace Cabo Verde?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 4:00 PM to midnight.
What time is check-out at this property?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Is this property all-inclusive?
Yes, the property is all-inclusive. All food and drinks are included, and activities include windsurfing, snorkelling, kayaking and more.
Where is Riu Palace Cabo Verde located?
This family-friendly Sal resort is located by the ocean, within 2 mi (3 km) of Santa Maria Pier and Santa Maria Beach. Shark Bay Beach is 3 mi (4.9 km) away.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Riu Palace Cabo Verde

4.4
Excellent
5 - Excellent
22
4 - Good
10
3 - Okay
7
2 - Mediocre
0
1 - Poor
0
4.5
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.5
Amenities
4.2
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 6 nights in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 7 nights in Nov 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    Better WI-FI and more chairs at the beach. Better TV, with Portuguese channels.

    Stayed 7 nights in Jun 2019

    5/5 Excellent

      This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
      Stayed 7 nights in Apr 2019