The large swimming pool comes complete with in-water sun loungers, a swim-up bar and is fringed by terraces finished with sunbeds and parasols. The hotel offers shows or live music every evening to keep you entertained.
SPORTS & ACTIVITIES
And over at the pool, beginners can give scuba diving* lessons a go.
- Riu Fun4All sports and entertainment programme
- Beach volleyball
Tennis courts have floodlighting and equipment available to hire.
- Scuba diving
Introductory scuba diving lessons are held in the pool. PADI scuba diving courses are also available to purchase.
RiuArt and activities are held several times a week.
Just so you know, the watersports are available depending on the weather conditions.
FOOD & DRINK
There’s plenty of choice on the food front, with an international buffet and three themed restaurants to pick from. The latter specialise in Asian, African and Cape Verdian cuisine.
Stained glass and spiralling columns characterise the Morabeza bar. The other five bars are equally grand, especially the swim-up one with its triple-domed roof.
- Barlovento Cape Verdian restaurant
Cape Verdian speciality restaurant. It offers two dinner sittings, and reservations are required.
- Buffet restaurant
Santiago is the hotel's main restaurant. It's set on a beautiful terrace and offers a great range of dishes.
- Buda Asian restaurant
Asian speciality restaurant.
- Las Dunas African restaurant
A lovely poolside restaurant with an selection of African dishes. It offers two sittings for dinner, and reservations are required.
- Morabeza bar
The hotel's lobby bar.
- Lambada bar
Relax in the lounge with a drink freshly made at the Lambada bar.
- Praia bar
This little poolside bar gives you the option to enjoy your drink in or out of the water.
- Brava bar
The hotel's plaza bar.
- Mogambo karaoke bar
HEALTH & BEAUTY
For something in the way of relaxation, book a massage or a moisturising body wrap at the hotel’s spa*.
- Whirlpool bath
The whirlpool bath has a sauna adjacent for over 18s only.
Trainers and gym clothes are essential when using the gym.
- Renova spa*
Entertainment-wise, a nightclub and a karaoke bar are among your options. Children are catered for too, thanks to RiuLand kids' club.
- Evening entertainment programme
Evening entertainment runs daily with live music and shows provided by RIU.
- Pacha Nightclub
- RiuLand Kids' Club
There's daytime activities for the kids over at RiuLand. It's normally split into two groups - one for 4 to 7-year-olds and one for 8-12 years.
There's a large swimming pool here. It’s got a built-in whirlpool bath and a handy swim-up bar, and is framed with terraces studded with palms and sunbeds.
Praia de Salines Beach is this hotel’s next door neighbour. Its flat sands roll out for miles, encountering tiny beach bars and top snorkelling spots on the way.
- Outdoor pool
This great feature pool has an adjoining whirlpool bath for ultimate relaxation.
- Childrens' pool
The childrens' pool is heated in winter.
- Pool towels
- Reception area
Open 24 hours
- Gift shop
- Money exchange
- Free Wi-Fi
- Internet area*
- Greener and fairer hotels
This place sponsors BIOS.CV – an organisation that’s behind the protection of whales, turtles and birds in Cape Verde. Their members study, train and educate locals and tourists on conservation.
Items marked with * incur extra charges which are payable locally
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