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    Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana

    Playa de Arena Gorda, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
    011 34 518 90 01 26
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    Reviewed 14 March 2013

    The hotel is huge, very clean. Our room was nice and very cold but a little old. It certainly needs to be upgraded and remodeled but not bad at all. Really, we were only in the bedroom just enough time to take showers, change clothes...More

    1  Thank Nivia M
    Reviewed 14 March 2013

    We were booked at the Riu Bambu, but upon our arrival, they asked if we wanted to change, free of charge to the Palace. Evidently, they had overbooked. Since the lobby swarmed with folks with luggage looking travel-frazzled, we grabbed the opportunity. They called a...More

    4  Thank TexBeth
    Reviewed 14 March 2013

    My family arrived at the hotel for a March Break vacation. My first impression of the lobby and the main entrance was clean and very well maintained. The front desk was occomadating and friendly. The rooms were somewhat not to my expectations, i would almost...More

    2  Thank Marco C
    Reviewed 14 March 2013

    We stayed at Riu Palace Punta Cana 2/24-3/3/13. We read all the bad reviews b/4 we left, and were a little worried we'd picked the wrong place. Honestly, after being here, it made us wonder about people--are they just being mean, or are they impossible...More

    4  Thank hillsfriends
    Reviewed 14 March 2013

    This place is amazing; the lobby is old-school Caribbean class with high ceilings and lots of wood and ceiling fans. The staff were universally friendly and helpful. I would recommend brushing up on your Spanish before you go, it's fun to practice and people seemed...More

    5  Thank LobstaJohnson
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$195 - US$480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #43 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #59 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #62 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #65 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #66 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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    • Number of rooms
    • 612
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    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • Dominican Republic >
    • La Altagracia Province >
    • Punta Cana
    • Also Known As
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    • Punta Cana Riu Palace ,
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    jmsdlb
    23 November 2017|
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    Response from Nan612 | Reviewed this property |
    I Don't think it was. The beach has water moving in and out all the time, if you want good snorkeling you would need a lagoon or someplace out of the current. We did some of the exertions and enjoyed snorkeling with them... More
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    22 November 2017|
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    I don't think so. You could see if they had a place they could hold your luggage and you could come back later to get it. Normally all rooms are fairly booked up ahead of time and they need to get in and clean them before... More
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    12 November 2017|
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    Response from pewseyrad | Reviewed this property |
    I walked around Bambu it is a completely different type of hotel. The Palace is oldy worldy typical Riu Palace, chandeliers, dark wood furniture, marble etc The Bambu is very modern, bright colours, lively. So it depends on... More
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    "rooms facing gardens offrt better view or else outside view faces parking lot or on other side faces concrete..."
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    "a room facing the center, pool area,"
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    "The rooms overlooking the fountains are probably the best"
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    "Ask for a pool view"
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