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    Hotel Riu Palace Bavaro

    Playa de Arena Gorda | Higüey - Punta Cana, Punta Cana 74100, Dominican Republic
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    03/07/2017 04/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Traveller (4558)
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          Overview
          • Excellent52%
          • Very good30%
          • Average11%
          • Poor4%
          • Terrible3%
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          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
          Concierge
          Spa
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
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          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Just back from holiday,had a great two weeks at this hotel ,excellent choice of food, good quality, and plenty full. Amazing pool and gardens,the drink service at the bars and pool was very good ,rooms were excellent,we would definitely stay there again. All the staff...More

          Thank rodchris2016
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Let me start of by saying that I think this resort was the BEST RESORT IN PUNTA CANA!!!!!! I honestly don’t know how you could write a bad review about this place. I was reading reviews before going on the trip and some of them...More

          7  Thank Mepp M
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          PLAYA BAVARO BEACH is BEAUTIFUL, but this resort is huge without a huge staff to maintain it. Rooms in need of refurbishing. They have been used hard and lack minor repairs everywhere. The large, tile rooms white grout is actually black as they aren't cleaned...More

          3  Thank Ke'alohi D
          Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Palace BavaroResponded 2 weeks ago

          Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback and for expressing your concerns. We are committed to provide excellent quality of our products and services to our guests. We regret to read that you have left our hotel with an...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          I stayed at the resort for a a total of 4 nights and was there for a wedding. The wedding was beautiful and the location of it being on the beach, right in front of the ocean, was perfect. One of the nicest parts of...More

          3  Thank Sherre C
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          This is a great resort for the price. Great value. Overall pleased with accommodations, food, service and staff. Was there May 20- May 25, 2017. Was there for a wedding and had15 total guests in our party. We enjoyed our stay and the staff was...More

          4  Thank Elizabeth B
          Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana
          4,941 reviews
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          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Room Service
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$194 - US$424 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #23 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
          • #33 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
          • #46 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
          • #47 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
          • #48 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
          • #49 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 610
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          • Location
          • Caribbean >
          • Dominican Republic >
          • La Altagracia Province >
          • Punta Cana
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Victoria K
          Does anyone know if this resort serves good brand scotch such as - Chivas Regal or Macalan?
          22 June 2017|
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          Response from rashaancg | Reviewed this property |
          I did not see those brands; hey but Im not a big drinker
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          Is there beach drink service?
          21 June 2017|
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          Response from clbaines2015 |
          I'm afraid not no.
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          Room Tips
          "All rooms good but without A/C"
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          "Ask if there is an upgrade for a special occasion. If not full they may upgrade to a suite."
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          "Rooms in the building on the left are farther from the noise but close enough to all attractions."
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          "We were upgraded to an oceanfront room!!! It was great!"
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