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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed January 10, 2012

We stayed in Riu Palace Punta cana in september 2011. We stayed in several Riu Clubhotels before (Jamaica, Mexico,...) but for ones I was glad to come home. I know in the caribbean things go slower, not always that clean and you may find a cock-roach now and then, have no problem with that. Great hotel though, very beautiful pool,...

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3Thank sylvia d
Chicago
Reviewed January 9, 2012

This hotel was perfect for our trip - a fun, no-fuss, beach vacation with friends. Service - amazing. Staff couldn't have been any nicer or more accommodating. Hotel - beautiful, especially the lobby and courtyard area. Some rooms are showing a little wear and tear, but they are clean and that's all that really mattered to us. Pool - awesome....

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Thank Cait H
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed January 9, 2012

We just got back from a 10 day (dec 27 2011 to Jan 6 2011) family vacation at the Riu Palace Punta Cana. I really do not know where to begin there is so many things to comment on. On a positive note the staff is great, and are accommodating. The Hotel itself needs to be renovated. The rooms have...

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6Thank raysofsun2006
St. Louis Mo.
Reviewed January 5, 2012

Been there 4 times. Had fun on the beach every time. People are great and food is good. Lobby is beautiful.

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8Thank St_LouisMo_Cleaner
Southern ontario
Reviewed January 5, 2012

Pictures of this resort are very appealing to look at, this is what persuaded me when booking a trip here last March, as I'm sure most of you would agree. I went here with my parents and my brother, all of us are adults 30+. Hotel- I have been to 3 Riu Palace resorts and what I can tell you...

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10Thank liv2travelle
Rochester New York
Reviewed January 5, 2012

Once again we set off to visit the Riu Palace in Punta Cana, this time we did not spend all our time reading reviews that would scare us. We knew we would have a wonderful vacation, and we did. In addition to the great beach and all the other stuff people have already written about I want to address the...

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9Thank Adeling
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed January 4, 2012

I loved every aspect of this vacation. I honestly cannot think of something negative to say. we were eight people and not one person had anything but praise for this hotel...and we're picky, we've traveled twice a year for the last twenty years in the Caribbean and Mexico. Beautiful hotel, friendly staff, delicious food, loved the beach and the luscious...

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10Thank Elaine C
Florida
Reviewed January 3, 2012

The hotel looks like something the Mughal emperors could have built, were they into mass tourism and not massacres. The inside is Art Deco but they still manage to pull it off nicely in Las Vegas style . I think the service and food were generally good, except for the breakfast which was where the enormous size of the hotel...

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1Thank PalmBeach9
Howell, New Jersey
Reviewed January 3, 2012

My husband and I just spent Christmas Day to New Years Eve day (left mid-day) and we had a GREAT TIME. Hotel was absolutely beautiful, service was great, food was good but there were things I didn't like. In other reviews you will read this also but if you do not wake up early in the morning to put your...

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17Thank alexandmelissa
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed January 2, 2012

Happy Holidays everyone.... My partner and I stayed at the Riu Palace Punta Cana from Christmas day until New Year’s Day along with several friends. Our group travels every year at the same time. We had a wonderful stay with no complaints what so ever we loved it. I booked this trip in August and had fears after reading other...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Located on Arena Gorda Beach in Punta Cana * Inside the Riu Resort, along with the Riu Palace Macao, Riu Palace Bavaro, Riu Naiboa hotels and the ClubHotel Riu Bambu * The Splash Water World will be opened from 1st November 2016 * 4-story building * Surrounded by 63,000 m2 / 75,000 sq. Yards of lush gardens * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 50 km / 31 miles from Hig??Ey * 30 km / 19 miles from Punta Cana Int???L. Airport ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana

Address: Playa de Arena Gorda, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: $220 - $363 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana 4*
Number of rooms: 612
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Also Known As:
Riu Palace Punta Cana Hotel Punta Cana
Punta Cana Riu Palace
Riu Palace Hotel Punta Cana
Hotel Style:
#43 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#44 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#53 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
#54 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#56 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#57 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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“Don't upgrade to the Deluxe room Standard is actually nicer”
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“Room 405 has the 2 beds pushed together, room 407 has the closet that smelled like urine and a very noisy ceiling fan”
 of 5 bubbles simplygawjus1, 1 week ago | Read review
“rooms overlooking the courtyard are nice, views of fountains etc”
 of 5 bubbles KevinW882, 1 week ago | Read review
“Before committing to a room check it out first and if not up to par have them move you!”
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“If you want quiet nights ask for a room on the left (Don Miguel restaurant side)”
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