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Riu Playa Blanca, PanamaRiu Playa Blanca, PanamaRiu Playa Blanca, Panama

Riu Playa Blanca, Panama

Beachfront locationSupervised Kids ClubHighly recommended by past Vacation Express travelers
Variety of room types and locationsKids Stay, Play and Eat FREE dealsSpacious rooms [some catering for three or more children]

Riu Playa Blanca is an all-inclusive, family-friendly, beachfront resort located on the shores of Cocle Beach in Panama. Offering something for everyone, this hotel boasts RiuLand — a facility specifically designed with kids in mind — as well as shows, live music, the discotheque and more — perfect for adult fun. Exclusive services and complete facilities, help Riu Playa Blanca offer a variety of activities, sports and entertainment choices, everything you need for an active vacation with family and friends.


All-Inclusive PlanBeachfront573 Rooms7 Floors4 Restaurants5 BarsFamily Friendly


The Hotel Riu Playa Blanca is the perfect place to enjoy an unforgettable holiday, located on the shore of Cocle Beach in Panama. Its exclusive service — all-included 24-hours — and their complete facilities make possibleoffer a variety of activities, sports and entertainment choices, making your stay a wonderful vacation with family and friends.

At Riu Playa Blanca, you'll find different buffet and theme restaurants to help you sample the delicious Panamanian gastronomy, and a refreshing swimming pool and a gym, in order to help you maintain your healthy schedule while you're on vacation. Throughout the day, you'll be able to join in different activities with the RIU team: dance, sing, do some aqua gym, play some volleyball. Plus, children will find love RiuLand! At night, enjoy shows, live music, the discotheque or maybe just enjoy a cocktail under in the moonlight.

Current Promotions

Spa Inclusions
*Valid in all Renova Spa Centers (Mexico, Costa Rica, Panama and Caribbean)
*Dec 24th, 2019 - Dec 23rd, 2020
*35 USD Spa Credit for Renova Combination (80 min.)
*Applicable only for Renova Combination massage (80 min), per adult person, per stay. Does not apply with other promotions or discounts.
*The spa promotions for Riu Palace Macao clients are redeemable at Renova Spa Riu Palace Bavaro
*The spa promotions for Riu Bambu clients are redeemable at Renova Spa Riu Palace Punta Cana
*Clients need to identify themselves by presenting their travel documents at the Spa to prove that they own this spa credit
*The TO will inform their clients about this requirement and ensure that all of their partners clearly state the complete name and restrictions of this promotion on their media and vouchers.

Resort Discount Coupons
Guests will receive Resort Discount Coupons upon arrival on the RIU Guest Info App.

Coupon discounts applicable towards select spa services, scuba caribe, car rentals and more!

* 4-6 Nights Earn up to $385 in Resort Discount Coupons
* 7 nights or more Earn up to $485 in Resort Discount Coupons
Booking Window: Now - Dec. 23, 2021
Travel Window: Dec. 24, 2020 - Dec. 23, 2021

Terms and Conditions: Guests will receive coupons at check-in. The total of credits is per room, for guests +21 and older. Resort Credit is nontransferable, non-cumulative, non-refundable, non-combinable and cannot be used for future stays. Resort credit can be used as a discount only for selected services. Credits cannot be exchanged for cash. This promotion is subject to availability and can change without previous notice. Some restrictions apply. Inclusions subject to changes without previous notice.

Honeymooners Offer
Credit for 50 minute Ocean Harmony massage for two
Per couple, per stay; not combinable with other promotions; min. age is 18.

Hotel Updates

Free Wi-Fi in select public areas and in the rooms.

Entry into Panama

All visitors must have a certain amount on their person in the form of cash, check, credit card etc. in order to enter the country of Panama or they will be turned away at the border.

RIU Student Group / Spring Breaker Policy

Student Groups / Spring Breakers (either groups or individuals, regardless of age) are not allowed at any time during the year.
Guests disturbing or generating complaints from other guests or hotel may be removed from the property, at their own expense. Parties in rooms are not permitted.

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