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Hotel Riu Palace Aruba

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18/06/2017 19/06/2017
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Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed 11 August 2012

The Riu came through once again, providing quality service, accomodations, food and atmosphere! I have stayed at the RIU in Cancun and Cabo San Lucas, and this one in Aruba is just as spectacular. The buffet is amazing, no need to make restaurant reservations, but if you do, the steakhouse and the Italian restaurants are lovely. The buffet had an...

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5Thank Adri C
Reviewed 10 August 2012

We arrived in Aruba July 30th for our one week stay at the Riu Palace. My first impression is that the hotel was that it didn't fit in with the rest of the resorts along the beach. It was quite large with many rooms and guests and as such their was not much personality at this place. The food was...

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2Thank Krystenashley
Toronto ontario
Reviewed 10 August 2012 via mobile

If your on a honeymoon definitely look somewhere else. There is no romance here. With 1000 plus rooms and packed pool, beach and restaurants it's like downtown Toronto. Kids everywhere too. The rooms are in desperate need of updating. They are from 70's. Unless you get into new tower which I suggest you request if you stay here. Beds hard...

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3Thank beachlovers7780
Hull, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 August 2012

OMG what can i say this place is better then fantastic, food, drink, staff, hotel all lovely friendly and one big happy island. thank you Riu Palace for the best holiday we have ever had. had no problems getting sunbeds every day, the food is to beautiful for words we would go back just for that we did use the...

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7Thank Nikki D
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 10 August 2012

We just got back from our trip to Aruba last night. We stayed 8 nights at the Riu. I will admit I was nervous after reading many negative reviews about the resort, but after staying there I would definitely go back. The beach there is gorgeous, and every day the pool area was packed. My husband and I only went...

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9Thank Stefanie L
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2012

I have to say after reading all the terrible reviews etc prior to my departure on July 28th 2012, I was a bit apprehensive about the Riu. After my week's all inclusive stay I have this to say: The Riu is a FANTASTIC Hotel, the level of service there is better than anything i have experienced in the UK or...

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8Thank Andrew E
Woodham, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 August 2012

We had a junior suite which was very spacious and had a lovely view of the ocean and the pool area. Beds were comfortable did not find them hard as other reports, although this is a matter of choice. Otpics in room - a great Riu Palace idea, with turn down service every evening. Lobby is the usual palacial, shiny,...

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3Thank Pam R
TRUMBULL
Reviewed 8 August 2012

Back in May my husband and I traveled to Aruba and unfortunately our luggage was misguided and lost. We thought lost and gone forever but out of the blue we received a call from Richard Velasco from the RIU (how he found us is amazing as we did not stay at the RIU) who had located our luggage and arranged...

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1Thank TAYLORCA12
Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2012

We chose the Riu Palace Aruba for this year's Summer holiday because we had stayed at Riu hotels of a similar size (450 rooms) for the previous two years and had found them to feel not overcrowded with plenty of space to relax in. We were therefore disappointed with the Riu Palace because it has very little grounds/gardens or beach...

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10Thank w0tcha
Whitby, Canada
Reviewed 7 August 2012

To echo what countless people have advised, make sure you get the mattress topper. The beds were extremely hard, and the toppers made them bearable. Beyond that, the food, location and accommodations were all lovely. We went with two extremely picky eaters (and one vegetarian), and even on the nights when we did the buffet for dinner, no one had...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Casino and Gambling
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
> * Opened: summer 2007> * Situated in Palm Beach on the island of Aruba> * Two 10-story buildings, one 8-story building> * Located on the beach> * Complimentary sun loungers and parasols on the beach> * 4 km / 2.48 Miles from Oranjestad> * 700 m / 2296.7 Ft. From various shops> * 10 km / 6.21 Miles from the airport> * Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Diners ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Palace Aruba

Address: J.E. Irausquin Boulevard 79 | Palm Beach - Oranjestad - Aruba, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba (Formerly Aruba Grand Beach Resort)
Region: Caribbean > Aruba > Palm - Eagle Beach
Price Range: ₹ 28,091 - ₹ 53,912 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Riu Palace Aruba 4.5*
Number of rooms: 450
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Also Known As:
Riu Palace Aruba Hotel Palm/Eagle Beach
Riu Aruba
Riu Palace Aruba Resort
Hotel Riu Palace Aruba Palm - Eagle Beach
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#12 Spa Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#12 Luxury Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#13 Top resorts Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#16 Romantic Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#18 Family Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
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