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Hotel Riu Palace Bavaro

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

WiFi ONLY in lobby Drinks very sugary (not that good) tried them all. Room pretty nice. Grounds great No coke only pepsi Food....if you eat fast food most days then the food is great however if you are a foodie then you will be very dissapointed. I did get sick one night so stay away from the beef. Rest is...

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4Thank theteacher23
Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

Before anything let me say this was my first time in DR and my first time staying at an all inclusive. Reflecting back the rooms were amazing, I had the "cheapest " one and I had a bathroom, double sinks, huge shower space, king size bed, sofa, coffee table, dining table, closet, dresser, two night tables, iron, fridge, tv, balcony,...

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5Thank Jeannie R
Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 May 2015

Just got back from a week at this hotel, the reception is modern and air conditioned,and spotless and the staff were very welcoming and friendly. The room was outstanding, spacious and air conditioned; and cleaned every day with fresh sheets and towels... the maids also made swans and love hearts out of the towels a different one each day and...

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6Thank claire s
United States
Reviewed 7 May 2015

Overall, I took my husband here for the purposes of celebrating his birthday, May 1-5, 2015. I paid for the Superior VIP Villa Ocean Front Jacuzzi Room, which I booked through www.bookit.com. Booking a reservations through a travel website didn’t mean anything, because you’d think by doing that you are guaranteed what you paid for. To take extra precaution, I...

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25Thank talleyam
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 5 May 2015

my fiancee and i stayed here for 7 nights. we upgraded to VIP section because- why not :) Ask for the Javier or Gregory special at the VIP pool (best drinks) The hotel is amazing. very clean very neat and beautiful. staff was very nice- English was almost not existent. entertainment at night was good. loved the open grounds. beach...

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4Thank Simona P
Reviewed 4 May 2015

The Riu Palace Bavaro is a beautiful hotel with lovely grounds, pool, dining facilities and the most spectacular white sand beach. The water is crystal blue and clear and if you are looking for an excellent beach destination this is a great choice. However, if you are a food person I caution you. The food is very sub par compared...

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6Thank Deannadpm
Pasadena, Canada
Reviewed 3 May 2015

My friend and I just returned from a fabulous week at Riu Palace Bavero. The resort is very clean, floors shine! The rooms in the resort are spacious and well kept. The rooms are done twice daily with towels and cleaning. The decor is modern and attractive. I loved the colour scheme. The wifi in the rooms was free and...

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2Thank SMM476
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 May 2015

My wife and I just returned from a seven day stay. First time in the Caribbean. This place did not disappoint. The resort was beautiful. The staff was excellent as was our room. The food was great. Men need to wear slacks for dinner at most restaurants. We would definitely return to this resort.

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1Thank jav671
Anasco, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 2 May 2015

I visited two years ago and had an amazing eperience. The hotel is really pretty, the rooms are comfortable and very good looking. The decorations are very modern and also the installations. The pools are amazing and the food and drinks are exquisite. It has two buffet restaurants and like 5 dinner restaurants which need prior reservation but are also...

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3Thank Gretchen C
Milwaukee
Reviewed 1 May 2015

For the first time in my life I decided to take a vacation on my own for a few days. I flew into Punta Cana on a Wednesday and left on Sunday and the Riu Palace Bavaro was the perfect place to do it. I have stayed at the RIU Palace in Costa Rica so I was familiar with the...

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  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Beachfront
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  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Located on Arena Gorda Beach in Punta Cana * Inside the Riu Resort, along with the Riu Palace Punta Cana, Riu Palace Macao, 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 Higuey * 30 km / 19 miles from Punta Cana Intl. Airport ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Palace Bavaro

Address: Playa de Arena Gorda, Punta Cana 74100, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: ₹ 14,136 - ₹ 27,552 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riu Palace Bavaro 4*
Number of rooms: 610
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Hotel Style:
#23 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#33 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#41 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#43 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#44 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
#44 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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“keep in mind the nighttime entertainment area when booking your rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles marielA5002XT, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“beach views”
 of 5 bubbles vetexpat, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“You don't want the far end of the hotel where the small shopping alley is because it is VERY noisy at night.”
 of 5 bubbles restingswan, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room that faces away from the stage unless you go to sleep late.”
 of 5 bubbles alexb732, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you want a quiet room, ask for one away from the entertainment.”
 of 5 bubbles wendyohio1, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
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