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Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

Just returned this week from Riu Palace Punta Cana. We have been to this hotel three times. We went in 2007 and could not fault. We had a great time and even recommended friends who went after. We then went 2010 for a Christmas and New Year holiday and they made a great effort for Christmas and New Year was... More 

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London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

I recently returned from the Riu Palace in PC after two weeks; 10th-24th July. I has read some negative reviews and was a little apprehensive, no need. There was no musty smell in the room, I had an abundance of towels - usually 5 between the two of us. The room was cleaned daily and beds turned down at night.... More 

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Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

Do not get me wrong. Normally I read bad reviews with a smile on my face... I know musty smells are normal in the caribbean, food indeed gets boring if you try to eat the entire buffet every night... and not everyone can have the best room. I consider myself being open minded and try to make the best from... More 

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Toronto
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

The hotel has everything you need for. The staff was very helpful and the manager was on site all the time and frequently requested feedback from guests. The food was really good and the service was excellent .. servers always say YES and went the extra mile to accommodate your needs.

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LaSalle, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

We travelled in May 2011. We have been to 9 Riu resorts over the years and we felt at home immediately. Our check in was very quick, but once we saw the room that was assigned, we asked to be moved....they accomodated us immediately. Our 18 year old daughter and her friends were staying next door at the Riu Bambu.... More 

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Cleveland, OH
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

We were at the Riu Palace for our Anniversary and it is a beautiful property. The room was nice but we had a few issues with the toilet not flushing properly. The staff was quick to fix it and followed up to make sure everything was ok. They offered to change our room, but we didn't want to pack and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2011

This was our 10th trip to Punta Cana and we just can't get enough of this place!! The beach is FABULOUS or better if that is possible. Just love all the palm trees and the white powdery sand. Not to mention that sparkling blue water just beyond the beach!! We have stayed at a Riu 8 out of our 10... More 

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Puerto Rico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2011

All, I traveled on vacation to Riu Palace, Punta Cana from June 25, 2011, thru July 02, 2011. I wrote a bad review on Occidental Punta Cana, but I must say that Riu Palace gets 5 stars. Anyway, I traveled with my mom, dad, wife, son and mother-in-law. I was real skeptical to go back to Punta Cana, but tried... More 

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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2011

I went to the Riu Palace earlier this month with two friends and we had a blast! If you're looking for a "scene", it might not be the place for you but if you're looking for complete and total r & r, then I highly recommend it. We were the only young-ish women there that weren't part of a couple... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2011

Just returned home from a trip to the Riu Palace Punta Cana. Here are a few notes that I wish I had before I booked this resort. 1. This resort has a decidedly un-american feel to it. I realize it is in a country other then America, but what I did not realize was that very few Americans stay here.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • 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 Palace Bavaro, Riu Naiboa hotels and the ClubHotel Riu Bambu * The Splash waterpark will be opened from 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: $187 - $522 (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
#49 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#49 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#50 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
#52 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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