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Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana

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Chantilly, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2011

This place is just paradise! It is so beautiful and well maintained. On the day of my birthday, the staff decorated my room with balloons and art and left giftsfor me. I was so surprised by their thoughtfulness and generosity. That evening at the Italian restaurant the staff brought me cake and sang to me. The resort is breathtaking and... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2011

I went to this hotel in Oct 10 for my 21st Birthday. After reading review I was a bit worried as some of them weren't very nice. This is most defiantly a 5* hotel. It should be more like a 7*!! As soon as we drove up to the hotel I was amazed. It was so grand and clean and... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2011

Hello everyone. I am trying to find anyone else who may have visited the Riu Punta Cana with either a peanut allergic child or with a peanut allergy of their own. How was your experience? Would you recommend this resort? Thank you everyone.

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1 Thank SashaWalsh
Garwood, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2011

We stayed at the RIU Palace punta cana resort May 2011. We were all very disappointed in the resort and the service. We had issues every day while staying there. The room service was terrible every day I had to call for towels or to have a room made, we put out our continental breakfast cards the night before outside... More 

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4 Thank Summer311
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2011

Just got back from the Riu Palace Punta Cana this morning and thought i would write a short honest review on what i found. Overall myself and my partner had a lovely 2 week break. Staff at the hotel are friendly and are always on hand to get you a drink so you are never waiting without one, even more... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2011

The hotel was good. Except one important thing - air condition. The hotel management was turning off A/C from 1am to 5am. and after breakfast hours. We thought initially that something wrong was with our room A/C. Requested to change the room. The same story happened again: the fan working, & warm air going in the room. The same problems... More 

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4 Thank friend66
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2011

This was a friends trip that 3 couples took together to relax and have some away time from our wonderful kids. We read some of the things people wrote and were a little bit worried, once we got there we realized it was going to be awesome. The night shows were a little lame but if you stay after, the... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2011

We went to the RIU Palace Punta Cana with the sole purpose of relaxing, getting away from work and responsibilities for a week. The hotel was wonderful!! Regardless of what you are reading with negative feedback, the staff is quite friendly and there was always someone willing to serve you with a drink. The beach is beautiful and the rooms... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2011

I stayed at this hotel last year and i have just now decided to sit down and write my review . . . i apologize for the late review but on the other hand this hotel is great! My holiday started out at the hotel next door to this one (i have forgotten the name, bummer. but either way do... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2011

We have been to this hotel before, two years ago and we traveled back this year expecting the same high standards. However this is not a 5* hotel it should be at least a 4*. The noise from the other residents going home after 12 is quite disturbing. The stag parties and hen parties from the Americans and Canadians were... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
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 Taino, Riu Naiboa hotels and the ClubHotel Riu Bambu * 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: $198 - $547 (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
#46 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#47 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#48 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
#50 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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