(GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Vacationers planning a stay at Riu Guanacaste or Riu Palace Costa Rica can now enjoy unlimited complimentary access to an on-site water park, with the opening of RIU’s first ever ‘Splash Water World’ in Costa Rica.

Water slides at the new ‘Splash Water World’ water park in Costa Rica

The brand new park features five water slides, including a four-lane Aquaracer slide and two tube slides, in addition to a mini splash pad for kids.

Nestled on the soft sands of Matapalo Beach, both resorts offer travelers comfortable accommodation options, delicious dining and action-packed activities for all ages. Riu Guanacaste offers sprawling pools perfect for relaxing and a host of non-motorized water sports like sailing and kayaking. Vacationers seeking an enhanced level of service may choose to stay at Riu Palace Costa Rica where they can enjoy a pampering treatment at the spa or roll the dice at the on-site casino. The addition of the water park, which is located at the entrance of the RIU Costa Rica complex, gives guests more options than ever for fun in the sun.

The water park’s mini splash pad for kids.

As an exclusive vacation provider of RIU Hotels & Resorts, Sunwing offers customers exclusive RIU®-topia inclusions such as unlimited reservation-free dining at specialty restaurants, spa credits, 20% discount on select excursions, free Wi-Fi, in-room liquor dispensers and more when they book their vacation package.

For an enhanced level of service, guests may choose to stay at a RIU Palace property where they can look forward to poolside wait service, daily champagne breakfasts, nightly turndown service and more.

Canadians can visit Costa Rica with Sunwing vacation packages available from Toronto, Montreal, Calgary and Edmonton. All Sunwing vacation packages include return flights on Sunwing Airlines.