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Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2012

I visited this hotel in May 2012. It was fantastic!! Staff couldn't do enough to help!! The grounds were extremely well maintained and if you get friendly with Melvin the young gardener, he brings coconuts everyday!! Brilliant atmosphere. I would definitely return!!

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8Thank StuCSKA
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 14 September 2012

This place is the best. I had the best birthday ever. The staff was top notch and the beaches were beautiful. Enjoyed the Michael Jackson show. The Safari tour was fun but the party boat was even better. GO AND HAVE a BLAST!!!! I will go back again and again

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2Thank travelsolodiva
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 13 September 2012

I enjoyed the Riu Palace Punta Cana. The resort itself was very nice and well maintained. The room was spacious and well decorated. We were fortunate to get an outward facing room towards the jungle/vegetation. The staff was friendly and attentive - and the entertainment crew was high energy and funny. The beach was well maintained and beautiful. Ignore the...

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3Thank Charlie F
Reviewed 12 September 2012

Annual holiday time...December. We chose to book the Riu Palace after staying next door the previous year at the riu bambu. It was perfect! Ignore the trip advisor key board warriors that sit and do nothing but moan! (the type that take pictures of dusty corners and burnt toast). It's perfect! The hotel is massive! So if you want a...

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5Thank LaurenSparkles
Lakewood, Ohio
Reviewed 12 September 2012

My husband, daughter & her boyfriend & I just returned last night from a 7 night stay at The RIU Palace Punta Cana & let me just tell you it was a Wonderful time. The beach is gorgeous, the pools are nice never any problem getting chairs at either location. The rooms were very nice & clean, all of them...

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9Thank Mary F
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 12 September 2012

We have just returned from an 11 night stay at the Riu Palace Punta Cana, which was fantastic! We booked thru Riu.com and got the best deal ever! We got a direct flight from Boston, Ma on Jetblue which was awesome, Our transfers from airport to hotel went very well, very nice service and drivers. Once at the hotel, the...

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4Thank Linda D
Knottingley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2012

Hi We visited from the 16th August to the 30th flying from Manchester with Thomson’s Not the best start a 5 hour delay but we did meet some great Australians in the bar whilst we were waiting so fair enough, the only thing was we arrived after dark so didn’t see much of the place. Check in was OK the...

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6Thank JoArtemis
Reviewed 8 September 2012

Just got back what a great holiday 2 weeks of been spoiled by the staff and waited on hand and foot for little tip here and thier it goes a long way.Went with my wife and kids the staff make a big fuss of the kids making them feel special and for the adults your glasses topped up really enjoyable...

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2Thank garrypat
Harpenden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 September 2012

If you've booked this hotel, the good news is that it's undoubtedly the superior hotel of the five in the Riu resort here. However, if you've experienced Riu hotels elsewhere, this is likely to disappoint. Why? It's as clean and well maintained as any Riu, and the food is typical and the drinks acceptable but fundamentally, the Dominican staff are...

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8Thank ripejack
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 September 2012

I reviewed many reviews about this place. In overall place is good, great staff, good quality food ( in buffet) and no so wow in restaurants. Great location and not so far from airport. Rooms: heavy smell of humidity, uncomfortable beds, poor bathrooms amenities.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Spa
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Located on Arena Gorda Beach in Punta Cana * Inside the Riu Resort, along with the Riu Palace Macao, Riu Palace Bavaro, 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 Hig??Ey * 30 km / 19 miles from Punta Cana Int???L. Airport ... more   less 

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Address: Playa de Arena Gorda, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: ₹ 12,376 - ₹ 25,469 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana 4*
Number of rooms: 612
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Also Known As:
Riu Palace Punta Cana Hotel Punta Cana
Punta Cana Riu Palace
Riu Palace Hotel Punta Cana
Hotel Style:
#43 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#44 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#56 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
#58 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#59 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#61 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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“Less expensive during winter months. Ask for ocean view even though garden view was nice”
 of 5 bubbles soniacR3162YQ, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
“There isn't really a good room even though lots of people say there is smell, as you get used to it, you won't feel it.”
 of 5 bubbles oshenfeld, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Facing center are loud at night when entertainment is going on. If you are an early to bed or light sleeper, could be a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles lorrier677, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Stay on first floor. To many steps to get to other floors and only one main elevator work in the main lobby area.”
 of 5 bubbles 108harveym, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Look at room prior to checking in. AC has musty smell and strong smell of tobacco.”
 of 5 bubbles danielpike1948, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
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