Riu Playa Blanca - All Inclusive

Self Rated: 3.5 out of 5
Finca 43.668, Rio Hato, Panama
4.0 out of 5 rating 999 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0
Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Riu Playa Blanca - All Inclusive in Rio Hato, you'll be on the beach, steps from Farallon Beach and a 3-minute drive from Santa Clara Beach. This all-inclusive property is 5.6 mi (9.1 km) from Playa Blanca and 3.5 mi (5.7 km) from Farallon Island.


Make yourself at home in one of the 573 air-conditioned rooms featuring free minibar items. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


Dip into one of the 3 outdoor swimming pools or enjoy other recreational amenities including a nightclub and a waterslide. Additional features at this property include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.


This property is all inclusive. Rates include meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.

Satisfy your appetite with American cuisine at Balboa, one of the property's 4 restaurants. Relax with a refreshing drink from the poolside bar or one of the 5 bars/lounges. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include limo/town car service, a computer station, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Event facilities at this property consist of conference space and a meeting room. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Farallon Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Farallon Island - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Santa Clara Beach - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Parroquia Santiago Apóstol de Río Hato - 7.1 km / 4.4 mi
Playa Blanca - 9.1 km / 5.6 mi
Playa El Palmar - 25.7 km / 16 mi
Coronado Mall - 35.8 km / 22.3 mi
8 de Diciembre Park - 36.8 km / 22.8 mi
Penonomena History and Tradition Museum - 37.4 km / 23.3 mi
Teta Beach - 39 km / 24.2 mi
Coronado Beach - 40 km / 24.9 mi
Playa Malibú - 45.4 km / 28.2 mi
Chorro Macho Waterfall - 51.8 km / 32.2 mi

The nearest airports are:
Panama City (PTY-Tocumen Intl.) - 139.7 km / 86.8 mi
Rio Hato (RIH-Scarlett Martinez Intl.) - 11 km / 6.8 mi

The preferred airport for Riu Playa Blanca - All Inclusive is Panama City (PTY-Tocumen Intl.).

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

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; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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

  • -Wedding services
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Computer station
  • -Limo or Town Car service available
  • -Shopping on site
  • -Snack bar/deli
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Poolside bar
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Grocery/convenience store
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Children's pool
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Conference space
  • -One meeting room
  • -Swim-up bar
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Free pool cabanas
  • -Billiards or pool table
  • -Beach sun loungers
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 3
  • -Beach towels
  • -Waterslide
  • -Garden
  • -Number of bars/lounges - 5
  • -Nightclub
  • -Number of restaurants - 4
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 157
  • -Elevator
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Free RV, bus, truck parking
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no