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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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...

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4Thank friend66
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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...

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6Thank LucasPG
Charleston, South Carolina
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...

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3Thank AlexisVandy1968
London, United Kingdom
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...

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11Thank YoungTete
newcastle
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...

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2Thank NewcastleMazza
New Milton, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 26, 2011

Everything on our trip at Easter was perfect, we arrived at 5.10pm and were walking on the beach by 6.30pm having checked in and found our room. The all inclusive bands are gold so they dont clash with any outfit lol Nothing was too much trouble for anyone at this hotel. The room was cleaned daily with clean sheets everyday...

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4Thank wendywoody
west paris
Reviewed May 21, 2011

this is our thrid time to the dem. we stayed at barceols premium twice first time at the riu palace.both resorts are beautiful and would go back 2 both.we arrived at airport at 3,00 and at the pool bar at 4,30.went to check in and my husband was the only one with a reservation not me but took them matter...

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2Thank berniegriffin
Bethany Beach, Delaware
Reviewed May 21, 2011

This was our 11th vacation to Punta Cana and our best. The resort is absolutely spectacular. We stayed May 7th- May 14th and the weather was perfect. Check in was easy and our luggage was delivered with in 10 mins. *The room was clean, cool and the bar frig was full. We asked for 2 more pillows which came before...

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4Thank dojoy
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed May 20, 2011

Check in was a breeze. Our room had a musty smell that was really bad but they moved us to a different room with no problem. Rooms were big and the beds comfortable. The beach was great. Plenty of palm trees for shade and plenty of loungers. We never had a problem getting one no matter what time we went...

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2Thank CTE3
Skipton, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 16, 2011

We stayed at the Riu Palace in September but this was our third visit to this hotel. The service is first class and there are lots of choices for all your meals,the staff are all very helpful and cannot do enough to help. the rooms are all junior suites and are spacious with optics and fridge with soft drinks and...

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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
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
  • Free Breakfast
  • 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: $186 - $435 (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
#54 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
#54 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#55 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#57 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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“Just do not go when it's rainy season. Rooms are musty smelling.”
 of 5 bubbles lornaa659, 6 days ago | Read review
“Check before you go if it rains you cannot do anything and you just to stay in your room or in the hall or sit in any restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles paulmina, 1 week ago | Read review
“2nd and 3rd floor 2040-2060”
 of 5 bubbles U8196PKjamesg, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Speak to people who have travelled before before you book as not good. Best advise go to a different country”
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“Rooms with sea view”
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