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Clubhotel Riu Karamboa Boa Vista, Cape Verde Islands, Cape Verde

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TripAdvisor Traveller RatingTrip Advisor Rating of 4.0Based On 9867 reviews
  • Date: 01 Jul 2020
  • For: 7 Nights
  • Board: All Inclusive
  • From: Birmingham
  • Going: 2 Adults
  • Ref: LDA-3481339506
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Outbound FlightBirmingham toRabil, Boa VistaDirectDeparts: 07:00AM on Wed, 01 Jul 2020Arrives: 11:15AM on Wed, 01 Jul 2020
Inbound FlightRabil, Boa VistatoBirminghamDirectDeparts: 12:25PM on Wed, 08 Jul 2020Arrives: 20:20PM on Wed, 08 Jul 2020

Holiday Overview

TripAdvisor Traveller RatingTrip Advisor Rating of 4.0Based On 9867 reviews
Ranked #4 out of 14
  • Location:
    4.5 Rating for Location
  • Sleep Quality:
    4.0 Rating for Sleep Quality
  • Rooms:
    4.0 Rating for Rooms
  • Service:
    4.5 Rating for Service
  • Value:
    4.0 Rating for Value
  • Cleanliness:
    4.5 Rating for Cleanliness

Key Features

  • On the beach
  • Pool with a swim-up bar
  • 4 restaurants

Riu Karamboa is in a prime beachfront location, right next to the sweeping white sands of Praia de Salines, on the island of Boa Vista.

Official Rating

5 Star

Location Information


• 2km from the airport
• 7km to the village of Sal Rei

Mealtimes are covered by a buffet restaurant and three à la cartes specialising in Asian, African and local cuisine. You can get snacks at any time of day, too, thanks to the 24-hour All Inclusive. By night, sip cocktails at one of the bars, watch a show or hit the nightclub.

Please Note

While you're away, you'll have access to our 24-hour digital service, and a rep will visit at least once.

Pools

The giant pool snakes through the grounds, with add-ons like sunken loungers, a built-in whirlpool bath and a swim-up bar. It’s edged by a terrace laid out with sunbeds and thatched parasols.

Pool Scene

Praia de Salines Beach is the hotel’s back garden, and has soft sands that roll out for miles.

Food & Drink

On the food front, you’ve got an international buffet and a trio of themed restaurants to pick from. The latter specialise in Asian, African and Cape Verdean cuisine.

The half-dozen bars here are all pretty grand. The swim-up number comes with a triple-domed roof, while the Morabeza bar features stained glass and spiralling columns.

Entertainment

A nightclub and a karaoke bar are among the after-dark options. There’s live music and shows every evening, too.

Sports & Activities

Over at the pool, beginners can give scuba diving* lessons a go. As for dry-land activities, you’ve got art classes*, beach volleyball and tennis.

Facility Overview

The pool here is monster-sized and comes with all sorts of extras, like a swim-up bar, whirlpool jets, and sunken sunloungers. It’s also the setting for scuba lessons and aqua aerobics classes.

Health & Beauty

The Renova Spa* offers up massages and beauty treatments, as well as an adults-only whirlpool bath and sauna.

No. of buildings

3

No. of floors

2 or 3

No. of lifts

0

No. of rooms

750

Rooms

Bedrooms can sleep up to 4 and have an African feel to them, with dark-wood and wicker furnishings. Each one comes with satellite TV and a balcony or terrace – upgrade to a suite and you'll get a living area, too.


Items marked with * incur extra charges which are payable locally.

Location

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Portuguese and Creole
Cape Verde Escudo and Euro
GMT -1
Hotel Map

Special Assistance

If any member of your party is disabled or has specific welfare requirements, please call our sales team on 0800 916 5197 or use our live chat function. It is important that we check out the suitability of your chosen accommodation, prior to making a booking.


Our opening hours are Monday to Thursday 09:00 to 21:30, Friday & Saturday 09:00 to 20:00 and Sunday 09:30 to 19:30.

TripAdvisor traveller reviews

    Suitable For
  • Business:28
  • Couples:5594
  • Solo travel:112
  • Family:2293
  • Friends getaway:937
    Rating Summary
  • Location:
    4.5 Rating for Location
  • Sleep Quality:
    4.0 Rating for Sleep Quality
  • Rooms:
    4.0 Rating for Rooms
  • Service:
    4.5 Rating for Service
  • Value:
    4.0 Rating for Value
  • Cleanliness:
    4.5 Rating for Cleanliness
    Traveller Rating
  • Excellent4772
  • Very Good3422
  • Average1171
  • Poor309
  • Terrible193
Norman H said...

Fantastic Holiday

TripAdvisor Review Rating29/03/2020
Travelled on 01/03/2020

After all the wet, dull and windy weather we had in England during the winter we decided to book a last minute holiday at the Riu Karamboa. We had not been to Cape Verde before so this was something...

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bedf0rdgal said...

Lovely hitel

TripAdvisor Review Rating27/03/2020
Travelled on 01/03/2020

Clean, good food and great location on the beach. Rooms spacious, flat screen tv, fridge, kettle, cups, teas and coffee provided. Bed was a bit uncomfortable as springs were almost poking through...

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K1352OZdaniela said...

lovely holiday

TripAdvisor Review Rating26/03/2020
Travelled on 01/03/2020

the best holiday ever.Nice rooms,a bit tired but the cleaning staff done their best.Excellent services in restaurants, bars, and wellness centre. ,Good quality food and , very nice location.Staff was...

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