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    Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana

    Playa de Arena Gorda, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good29%
    • Average15%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible6%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    Poolside Bar
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    2,211 - 2,215 of 3,406 reviews

    Reviewed February 29, 2012

    This was our third Riu experience, so we knew pretty much to expect and this Riu property did not disappoint. The Riu Palace Punta Cana is part of a four resort complex about a half hour from the airport. I'm not sure how old the...More

    5  Thank BadgerRetirees
    Reviewed February 27, 2012

    I just returned from a great vacation with my girlfriend. I am 28 years old and live in Manhattan. My aunt is also my travel agent and she booked this hotel when I quoted her my price range. It was our first time in DR...More

    11  Thank Bobby L
    Reviewed February 26, 2012

    Upon arriving to Riu, we found our reservations had been cancelled. This was not Riu's fault, so I admit that this probably had an impact on my overall opinion, but I did really try to keep an open mind. On the other hand, it took...More

    4  Thank melkin0508
    Reviewed February 26, 2012

    This hotel was absolutely gorgeous. Everything is brand new and the rooms are ultra trendy (they have a hot tub in the room!!). The lobby is really nice too, they have an amazing coffee bar, free wifi was a nice touch too. The food was...More

    3  Thank Anthony C
    Reviewed February 26, 2012

    After reading many of the reviews of the Riu Palace Punta Cana before our trip, I was scared that we had made a very bad choice. Our experience was quite the opposite. My husband and I just returned from 7 nights (2/18-2/25) at the Riu...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • $184 - $425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #43 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #44 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #58 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #60 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #62 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #63 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 612
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    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • Dominican Republic >
    • La Altagracia Province >
    • Punta Cana
    • Also Known As
    • Riu Palace Punta Cana Hotel Punta Cana ,
    • Punta Cana Riu Palace ,
    • Riu Palace Hotel Punta Cana
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    Room Tips
    "Ask for a room with view to the pool or ocean view. Garden views are not worth it."
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    "Corner rooms have jaccuzis"
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    "Stay at RIU Macao!! Beautiful property!!"
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    "rooms near bahia principe are more quiter,but all rooms are the same ,they need big renovation"
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