Riu Playa Blanca
Finca 43.668
Provincia de Cocle, Playa Blanca Panama

Distance from hotel to Tocumen International Airport (PTY), 93 miles (150 kms). Distance from hotel to Scarlett Martinez International Airport, 5 kms (3 miles).  

Hotel Riu Playa Blanca is located on the shore of the Cocle beach in Panama. Its exclusive service is All Inclusive for 24 hours and their complete facilities offer a lot of activities, sports and entertainment to all its clients and making their stay a wonderful vacation with the family and friends. In the hotel you will find different buffet and thematic restaurants to taste the delicious Panamanian gastronomy, a refreshing swimming-pool and one gym in order to maintain the rhythm during your vacations. All over the day you will be able to join different activities with our team. You will be able to dance, to sing, do some aqua gym, volleyball& and the children will find Riuland. At night you will enjoy the shows, live music, the discotheque or maybe just taking a cocktail under the moonlight. Come to Cocle Beach, spend some good time and enjoy relaxing days in Hotel Riu Playa Blanca.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations (537)
  • Accommodations for Physically Challenged Guests
  • Activities
  • Activities Desk
  • Aerobics (aqua)
  • Air Conditioning (public areas)
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Ballroom ($)
  • Banquet Room ($)
  • Bars (5)
  • Beach (onsite)
  • Breakfast Room
  • Business Services
  • Children's Activities
  • Children's Playground
  • Concierge
  • Conference Rooms
  • Disco/Nightclub
  • Dive Center (nearby) ($)
  • Dry Cleaning Services ($)
  • Elevators
  • Entertainment
  • Exercise Classes
  • Facilities for Physically Challenged Guests
  • Fitness Center
  • Front Desk (24-hour)
  • Gift Shop ($)
  • Golf (nearby) ($)
  • Hospitality Desk
  • Ice Machines
  • Laundry Service ($)
  • Meeting Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking
  • Physician (on call) ($)
  • Ping Pong
  • Pool (children's)
  • Pool (outdoor)
  • Restaurants (4)
  • Security (24-hour)
  • Snack Bar
  • Solarium
  • Tennis Court (day/night, nearby) ($)
  • Tour Desk
  • Tours & Excursions ($)
  • Towels (pool)
  • Umbrellas (pool)
  • Volleyball (beach)
  • Watersports (non-motorized)
  • Wedding Coordinator
  • Wedding Site
 

• Wi-Fi is now available in the common areas of hotel (24 hours a day) free of charge.  

• Wi-Fi is available in the accommodations at an additional cost to guests. ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

Golf, Honeymoon, Romance, Dive, All Inclusive, Beach, Business and Wedding.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2016 Double Room Courtyard View - 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child. Double Room Ocean View - 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child. Ocean Front - 2 adult.  

• Triple Room - 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Minimum occupancy 2 adults and 1 child.  

• 2 Bedroom Family Room - 4 adults and 1 child or 4 adults and 2 children.  

• Minimum occupancy is 4 adults.  

• Suite Ocean View - 2 adults. 2 Bedroom Family Suite - 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Minimum occupancy 2 adults and 1 child.  

2017 Courtyard View - 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child. Ocean View - 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child. Ocean Front - 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child. Triple Room - 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Minimum occupancy 2 adults and 1 child.  

• 2 Bedroom Family Room - 4 adults and 1 child or 4 adults and 2 children.  

• Minimum occupancy is 4 adults.  

• Suite Ocean View - 2 adults. 2 Bedroom Family Suite - 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Minimum occupancy 2 adults and 2 children.  

Courtyard View, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 double beds or 1 king size bed, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with shower or bathtub, double-sink, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with courtyard view. WiFi at a charge.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Courtyard.  

Ocean View, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 double beds or 1 king size bed, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with shower or bathtub, double-sink, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with ocean view. WiFi at a charge.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Ocean.  

Ocean Front, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 1 king size bed, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with shower, double-sink, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with ocean front. WiFi at a charge.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed. View: Oceanfront.  

Triple Room, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 1 king size bed and 1 double bed, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with bathtub-shower, double-sink, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace.WiFi at a charge.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed and 1 double bed.  

Two Bedroom Family Room, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 bedrooms one with 1 king size bed and sofa bed, and second with 2 double beds, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, satellite TV, electronic in- room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. 2 bathrooms, first with bathtub second bathroom equipped with shower, double-sink, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace.WiFi at a charge.  

Suite Ocean View, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 1 king size bed, living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board, walk-in closet. Bathroom equipped with hydromassage bathtub,shower cabin, double-sink, vanity mirror, hairdryer, bathrobe and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with ocean view. WiFi at a charge.  

• View: Ocean.  

Two Bedroom Family Suite, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 bedrooms one with 1 king size bed, and second with 2 single beds, living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with hydromassage bathtub and separate shower, double-sink, vanity mirror, hairdryer, bathrobe and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace. WiFi at a charge.  

All accommodations include: mini-bar, maid service, radio, rollaway bed (on request), air conditioning, safe (in accommodation), alarm clock, shower (private), balcony or terrace, smoke detector, ceiling fan, sprinkler system, crib (on request), telephone, hairdryer, television (remote controlled, satellite), heating (central), wake-up calls, housekeeping, internet access (wireless): ($), iron, ironing board and non-smoking accommodations.  

Bathtub (private) Only in Triple Room, Suite Ocean View, Two Bedroom Family Room, Two Bedroom Family Suite.  

Bathrobes Only in Suite Ocean View & Two Bedroom Family Suites.  

 

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Burbujas, lobby bar.  

La Cumbia, plaza bar.  

La Rumba, lounge bar.  

Limon, Swim-up bar.  

Balboa, With terrace. Formal dress is required for dinner. Shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.  

Chiriqui, Grill and steakhouse with terrace.  

Il Palazzo, Formal dress is required for dinner (Long trousers and shirts with sleeves for gentlemen). More details to follow.  

Cuisine: Italian.  

Xian, Formal dress is required for dinner (Long trousers and shirts with sleeves for gentlemen). More details to follow.  

Cuisine: Asian.  

Sports Bar, Open 24 hours.  

Please Note:  

• Reservations are no longer required for specialty restaurants. They will operate on a first come, first serve basis.  

Add-On Package (5 Night Riu Panama City/Beach Combo (1nt/4nt)) (back to top)

5 NIGHT RIU PANAMA PACKAGE CITY/BEACH COMBO (1NT CITY/4NT BEACH) 1 night city/4 nights beach  

Booking Dates: 08/01/2016 - 12/23/2016 09/21/2016 - 12/23/2017 Travel Dates: 08/01/2016 - 12/23/2016 12/24/2016 - 12/23/2017  

Package Inclusions:  

• This 5-night Riu Panama City-Beach Package offers one-night accommodation at Riu Plaza Panama, located in the heart of Panama City, and 4 nights at Riu Playa Blanca, located on the pristine beaches of Panamas Pacific Coast. Accommodations at Riu Plaza Panama are in the Deluxe category with breakfast daily included. At Riu Playa Blanca, the all-inclusive meal plan is offered in the Courtyard View category.  

Package Minimum Stay: 5 Nights  

Please Note:  

• Due to the special rates applied to this package, we cannot alter it in any way from how it currently appears. Any upgrades to a higher category must be arranged and paid for onsite. Transfers between hotels are provided on a complimentary basis by Riu. Round-trip airport transfers are included in the package by Gamboa Tours.  

Add-On Package (5 Night Riu Panama City/Beach Combo (2nt/3nt)) (back to top)

5 NIGHT RIU PANAMA PACKAGE CITY/BEACH COMBO (2NTS CITY/3NTS BEACH) 2 nights city/3 nights beach  

Booking Dates: 08/01/2016 - 12/23/2016 09/21/2016 - 12/23/2017 Travel Dates: 08/01/2016 - 12/23/2016 12/24/2016 - 12/23/2017  

Package Inclusions:  

• This 5-night Riu Panama City-Beach Package offers two-night accommodations at Riu Plaza Panama, located in the heart of Panama City, and 3 nights at Riu Playa Blanca, located on the pristine beaches of Panamas Pacific Coast. Accommodations at Riu Plaza Panama are in the Deluxe category with breakfast daily included. At Riu Playa Blanca, the all-inclusive meal plan is offered in the Courtyard View category.  

Package Minimum Stay: 5 Nights  

Please Note:  

• Due to the special rates applied to this package, we cannot alter it in any way from how it currently appears. Any upgrades to a higher category must be arranged and paid for onsite. Transfers between hotels are provided on a complimentary basis by Riu. Round-trip airport transfers are included in the package by Gamboa Tours.  

Add-On Package (7 Night Riu Panama City/Beach Combo (1nt/6nts)) (back to top)

7 NIGHT RIU PANAMA PACKAGE CITY/BEACH COMBO (1NT CITY/6NTS BEACH) 1 night city/6 nights beach  

Booking Dates: 08/01/2016 - 12/23/2016 09/21/2016 - 12/23/2017 Travel Dates: 08/01/2016 - 12/23/2016 12/24/2016 - 12/23/2017  

Package Inclusions:  

• This 7-night Riu Panama City-Beach Package offers one-night accommodation at Riu Plaza Panama, located in the heart of Panama City, and 6 nights at Riu Playa Blanca, located on the pristine beaches of Panamas Pacific Coast. Accommodations at Riu Plaza Panama are in the Deluxe category with breakfast daily included. At Riu Playa Blanca, the all-inclusive meal plan is offered in the Courtyard View category.  

Package Minimum Stay: 7 Nights  

Please Note:  

• Due to the special rates applied to this package, we cannot alter it in any way from how it currently appears. Any upgrades to a higher category must be arranged and paid for onsite.  

• Transfers between hotels are provided on a complimentary basis by Riu. Round-trip airport transfers are included in the package by Gamboa Tours.  

Add-On Package (7 Night Riu Panama City/Beach Combo (2nts/5nts)) (back to top)

7 NIGHT RIU PANAMA PACKAGE CITY/BEACH COMBO (2NTS CITY/5NTS BEACH) 2 nights city/5 nights beach  

Booking Dates: 08/01/2016 - 12/23/2016 09/21/2016 - 12/23/2017 Travel Dates: 08/01/2016 - 12/23/2016 12/24/2016 - 12/23/2017  

Package Inclusions:  

• This 7-night Riu Panama City-Beach Package offers two-night accommodations at Riu Plaza Panama, located in the heart of Panama City, and 5 nights at Riu Playa Blanca, located on the pristine beaches of Panamas Pacific Coast. Accommodations at Riu Plaza Panama are in the Deluxe category with breakfast daily included. At Riu Playa Blanca, the all-inclusive meal plan is offered in the Courtyard View category.  

Package Minimum Stay: 7 Nights  

Please Note:  

• Due to the special rates applied to this package, we cannot alter it in any way from how it currently appears. Any upgrades to a higher category must be arranged and paid for onsite. Transfers between hotels are provided on a complimentary basis by Riu. Round-trip airport transfers are included in the package by Gamboa Tours.  

Add-On Package (Honeymoon Amenities 16-17) (back to top)

HONEYMOON AMENITIES 2016-2017  

Booking Dates: 06/18/2015 - 12/23/2016 07/05/2016 - 12/23/2017 Travel Dates: 12/24/2015 - 12/23/2016 12/24/2016 - 12/23/2017  

Package Inclusions:  

• Surprise welcome gift in their room.  

• King bed (subject to availability at time of check-in)  

• Late check-out (subject to availability at time of departure)  

• Complimentary upgrade to next available room category (subject to availability and upon request) -$35.00 USD Spa Credit in Ocean Harmony massage for two (50 min) per adult, per stay. (This discount does not apply with other promotions and discounts.  

• Small bottle of Rum.  

Add-On Package (Honeymooners & Romance 16) (back to top)

HONEYMOONERS & ROMANCE PACKAGE 2016  

Booking Dates: 06/18/2015 - 12/23/2016 Travel Dates: 12/24/2015 - 12/23/2016  

Package Inclusions:  

• $40.00 USD Spa Credit in Ocean Harmony massage for two (50 min.) per couple, per stay.  

Please Note:  

• Not combinable with other promotions or discounts.  

Add-On Package (Spa 16) (back to top)

SPA PACKAGE 2016  

Booking Dates: 06/18/2015 - 12/23/2016 Travel Dates: 12/24/2015 - 12/23/2016  

Package Inclusions:  

• $35.00 USD Spa Credit in Renova Combination (80 min) per adult, per stay.  

Please Note:  

• Valid at Renova Spa Center.  

• Not combinable with other promotions or discounts.  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Bonus Features (back to top)

 

2016-2017 Bonus Features:  

• Travel Dates: 12/24/2016 - 12/23/2017  

• Afternoon tea  

• Bottled water  

• Chaise lounges  

• Welcome Drink  

• Morning coffee  

• Use of Fitness Center  

• Watersports (Non-Motorized)  

• Daily activities  

2016 Bonus Features:  

• Travel Dates: 12/24/2015 - 12/23/2016  

• Afternoon tea  

• Bottled water  

• Chaise lounges  

• Welcome Drink  

• Morning coffee  

• Use of Fitness Center  

• Watersports (Non-Motorized)  

• Daily activities  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

Location:  

• Hotel is located in Playa Blanca.  

Minimum Check-in age  

• The minimum age to check-in is 18 years old with the exception of Spring Break.  

• See the Spring Break policy for more details.  

Spring Break Policy  

• Minimum check-in age is 21 years old for the travel dates of 02/01/16-05/31/16.  

• The hotel reserves the right of admission and may request a guest present his/her passport or official ID as proof of age.  

• Guests can and will be removed from the property, at their own expense, if any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff arises.  

• Parties in rooms are not permitted.  

• Unruly behavior by individuals or groups is not allowed at any property at any time during the year.