Riu Funana – perfect mid-haul tropical escape

Tropical Dreams Await In Cape Verde: 5* Beachfront All-Inc Resort w/Twin Room & More! – Save 21%

Sun, sea, and serenity: let us craft your perfect tropical escape in Cape Verde! Your luxury 5* stay includes a Twin Room with Balcony or Terrace on an All-Inclusive basis at the RIU Funana with Return Flights, Transfers & Luggage Included!


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Your 5-Star Cape Verde Escape

  • 7 Nights All Inclusive at RIU Funana
  • Stay in a Twin Room with Balcony or Terrace
  • Return Flights, Transfers & Luggage Included
  • Save up to 21%

7 nights all-inclusive from £849pp – contact me for family prices.

Extend Your Stay

If a week isn’t long enough for you to soak up the sun, why not extend your stay?

  • 10 nights all-inclusive from £1,071pp
  • 11 nights all-inclusive from £1,124pp
  • 14 nights all-inclusive from £1,215pp

Price Guide for 7 nights from Manchester

  • July 2024: £849
  • August 2024: £882
  • September 2024: £874
  • October 2024: £1,065
  • November 2024: £910
  • December 2024: £873
  • January 2025: £1,030
  • February 2025: £1,068
  • March 2025: £1,091
  • April 2025: £1,056
  • May 2025: £1,001
  • June 2025: £1,068
  • July 2025: £1,131
  • August 2025: £1,220
  • September 2025: £1,210
  • October 2025: £1,309

*prices from, correct at time of posting please contact for live price.

Low Deposit

Secure your getaway from as little as £60 per person today… What are you waiting for?*

What You See Is What You Pay

Holidays are supposed to be stress-free. We make sure they stay that way from the start with:

  • No hidden fees added on later
  • Costs for luggage, flights & transfers included
  • The price you see online is the price you pay

ATOL & ABTA Protected

All of our holidays are ABTA & ATOL protected so you can book with confidence, knowing your money is safe.

About Riu Funana

Discover Riu Funana: Your Perfect Island Getaway

Nestled on the sun-kissed shores of Sal Island, Cape Verde, Riu Funana offers an idyllic escape where relaxation and adventure go hand in hand. This all-inclusive 5-star resort is a haven of luxury and comfort, perfect for families, couples, and solo travelers seeking an unforgettable tropical experience.


Riu Funana boasts elegantly designed rooms and suites, each equipped with modern amenities to ensure a comfortable stay. Enjoy the serene ambiance of your spacious room, complete with air conditioning, satellite TV, and a private balcony or terrace with stunning views of the lush gardens or the sparkling ocean.


Savor the flavors of the world with an array of dining options at Riu Funana. The resort features several restaurants, including:

  • “Espargos” Buffet Restaurant: Offering international cuisine with live cooking stations.
  • “Santa Maria” Poolside Restaurant: Serving delicious grilled specialties and refreshing drinks.
  • “Kulinarium” Gourmet Restaurant: Indulge in an exquisite à la carte dining experience.

Bars & Lounges

Quench your thirst at one of the many bars scattered throughout the resort, including:

  • Lobby Bar: A perfect spot for a pre-dinner cocktail.
  • Swim-up Pool Bar: Enjoy a refreshing drink without leaving the pool.
  • Beach Bar: Relax with a cool beverage as you soak up the sun on the pristine beach.

Activities & Entertainment

Riu Funana offers a plethora of activities to keep you entertained throughout your stay:

  • Water Sports: Try your hand at windsurfing, snorkeling, or paddleboarding. Use of the water park at Riu Palace Santa Maria 100 meters away.
  • Fitness: Join a fitness class or work out at the fully equipped gym.
  • Entertainment: Enjoy daily live shows, music, and themed nights.
  • RiuLand Kids’ Club: Fun-filled activities and games for children aged 4-12.

Relaxation & Wellness

Unwind at the Renova Spa, where you can indulge in a variety of treatments and massages designed to rejuvenate your body and mind. The resort also features a sauna, whirlpool, and a beauty salon for a complete wellness experience.

Pools & Beach

Dive into one of the resort’s sparkling pools or take a leisurely stroll along the beautiful beach. With plenty of sun loungers and parasols, you can relax and soak up the tropical sunshine.

Location & Surroundings

Located just minutes from the vibrant town of Santa Maria, Riu Funana offers easy access to local shops, bars, and restaurants. Explore the island’s unique landscapes, including the Pedra de Lume salt flats and the Buracona lagoon, known for its mesmerizing “Blue Eye.”

Book Your Stay

Experience the perfect blend of luxury, adventure, and relaxation at Riu Funana. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway, a family vacation, or a solo adventure, this stunning resort promises an unforgettable stay. Book your dream holiday today with our travel agency and discover the magic of Cape Verde!

To quote or book simply send an email, start a WhatsApp or message on Facebook.

Terms & Conditions

Subject to Availability. Minimum of a 7 night stay. Per person price based on 2 adults sharing on select dates, including return flights, APD tax, fuel charges, luggage allowance and all-inclusive meal plan. Regional and weekend flight supplements apply, price correct at the time of publication based on the lowest flight booking class seats. Low deposits are available from as little as £60 per person dependent on the tour operator used to book your holiday. Valid on new bookings for departures booked more than 12 weeks in advance. Deposits are not available on holidays booked within 12 weeks of departure date. By making a deposit payment, the lead passenger on the booking accepts these terms and conditions for each passenger. The full balance is payable 12 weeks prior to your departure date. This date will be confirmed at the time of booking either online or by an advisor on the telephone. If full payment is not received by the balance due date, we will notify the tour operator who may cancel your booking and charge the cancellation fees set out in their booking conditions. We advertise this offer at up to 21% off. We calculate this discount percentage based on self-packaging. An example of our highest discount is: Departing Birmingham International Airport 26 April 2024 two passengers may book a 7-night stay in a Twin Room and will pay £749 per person, per stay, compared to the same holiday when self packaged online with accommodation from riu.com, flights from tui.co.uk and transfers from Holiday Extras from £945 per person, per stay. Based on this calculation, by booking with Blue Bay Travel, you will save 21%. The discounts, price and availability stated above were checked on 3 April 2024.