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    Hotel Riu Palace Bavaro

    Playa de Arena Gorda | Higüey - Punta Cana, Punta Cana 74100, Dominican Republic
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    06/14/2017 06/15/2017
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          Traveler (4498)
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          Overview
          • Excellent49%
          • Very good30%
          • Average11%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible3%
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          Free Internet
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          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness center
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          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed yesterday

          This is a great resort for the price. Great value. Overall pleased with accommodations, food, service and staff. Was there May 20- May 25, 2017. Was there for a wedding and had15 total guests in our party. We enjoyed our stay and the staff was...More

          Thank Elizabeth B
          Reviewed 2 days ago

          The hotel was brilliant! It is clean and the staff are so friendly! The entertainment team are fab just few to name are Alexander, Gorilla, Flow, Carolina and Black Pearl! Who really took out all the stops and well never let us stop dancing haha!...More

          1  Thank emazie_100
          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          Great hotel, rooms are good, perhaps they will need some TLC in a year or so.. If your air con is no good on arrival, don't unpack, just ask to move. Buffet restaurant was very good, I'm fussy and get bored with food easily, however...More

          1  Thank fijinflipflopsx
          Reviewed 5 days ago

          Beautiful resort, very friendly staff. Our room was lovely, centrally located, fridge refill every day. The beach is perfect, turquoise water and white sands, always sun beds free at any time of the day. We would definitely recommend this resort.

          2  Thank gheorghe_costel
          Reviewed 6 days ago

          Was currently booked to stay at the macao next door but due to the noise coming from the building work at the bambu we were moved to this hotel. I can honestly say this hotel was loads better that the macao , cleaner, brighter, bigger...More

          4  Thank Shropshi
          Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • $203 - $428 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #23 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
          • #33 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
          • #45 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
          • #46 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
          • #47 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
          • #48 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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          • Family Rooms ,
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 610
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          • Location
          • Caribbean >
          • Dominican Republic >
          • La Altagracia Province >
          • Punta Cana
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          Bathroom (79)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          clbaines2015
          Are irons provided in the rooms or can you request one at reception? Want to know if I need to bring a travel one with me.
          May 26, 2017|
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          Response from fijinflipflopsx | Reviewed this property |
          hi there are irons and boards in the rooms:) in the wardrobe x
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          Koreen B
          Do they have the foam party in the pool?
          May 24, 2017|
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          Response from clbaines2015 |
          I heard that the club Coco Bongo holds a foam party event at the hotel. I am unaware how often though.
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          NeilMillar2006
          Can you exchange large dollar bills for singles at the hotel for tipping?
          May 22, 2017|
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          Response from Terry M | Reviewed this property |
          We came prepared with ones but did exchange some larger bills at the pool bar.
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          "Not necessary to upgrade as regular rooms are great- don't spend money on room upgrade."
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          "Room 1121 is Nice! Room 3374 is exactly on the entertainment."
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