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Hotel Riu Palace Paradise Island

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new jersey
Reviewed 18 July 2012

We stayed at the Riu from July 4 to July 11, 2012. We had the best time! Lynden the waiter in the Buffet restaurant is awesome! He is so friendly and goes out of his way to make your meal memorable. We asked the waiter on July 4th if we could get a piece of birthday cake for my son...

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Florida
Reviewed 17 July 2012

My college girlfriends and I went to celebrate our 40th reunion. After booking I checked out the reviews here on TripAdvisor. I was very nervous after reading all the negative reviews. When we arrived one of our rooms was not ready and it was 4:00. I thought, "Oh, no everyone was right about this place." It turned out that the...

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4Thank goldi130
port monmouth,new jersey
Reviewed 16 July 2012

Went with the family ages 10 to 59 and once again had a great time. We have been there several times and cannot understand why there are any negative reviews. The rooms are clean and the staff goes over and above ( a little tip goes a long way ). We were treated like family ! The ocean was calm...

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5Thank joanie146
North Wales, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 16 July 2012

Overall, we enjoyed our stay at this RIU hotel. But having previously stayed at the RIU at Riviera Maya in Mexico where the service and facilities were impeccable, this RIU was a little disappointing. We were there for six nights, and our beds didn't get made up until the last two. In addition, we had to repeatedly ask for new...

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3Thank Gene K
waynesboro
Reviewed 16 July 2012

We recently returned from the Bahamas June 25th after staying a week. We were very pleased with this beautiful resort. The service, the food, the beach and the entertainment was what my family was looking for. We did run into less than beautiful weather as some tropical depression gave us more rain, dark skies and rough surf. Other than not...

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4Thank Donna R
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 15 July 2012

We just got back from the Riu Palace Bahamas. We were there for a wedding in my family. The rooms had carpet which stayed wet and smelled and when I mentioned this to the front desk was told that the Riu purchased the property from another hotel chain and did nothing to change it. The food was terrible and I...

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4Thank Carol S
Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 15 July 2012

We were extremely disappointed with this 3-star hotel at best. we have stayed at many, many all inclusives in Mexico, Dominian and Cable Beach of Bahamas and this was by far the worst experience and most disappointing place and most expensive place we have ever stayed. The food was excellent, the service was terrible, the staff was cold and impersonal...

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Eastcoaster
Reviewed 15 July 2012

A group of 8 of us were looking for sun, sand and relaxation. The pool was great, service was friendly, food and drinks were great. It's not fancy but you would have to pay double for fancy. It was clean, not over crowded and well maintained. Spent evenings at Atlantis for fun but spent days lounging ocean/ and pool side....

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3Thank exshowgirl
Dallas
Reviewed 12 July 2012

We weren't expecting much when we booked the Riu. We only did it for two reasons: all inclusive + proximity to Atlantis. Even with low expectations coming in, we were still disappointed. First let's start with the good parts. It is right next door to Atlantis. Just step outside the front lobby and you are steps away from Atlantis. Krystal,...

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Fall River, Massachusetts
Reviewed 11 July 2012

We arrived at the Rua on June 25 and from day one experienced only exceptional service. I was so worried after reading the reviews. We had booked a Jr Famly Suite and everthing was great. The staff at the Rua were GREAT! The beach is not owned by the Rua and does not have their umbrellas there but you can...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Located on Paradise Island (the Bahamas), 3 km/1.8 Miles from Nassau * 100 m/328 ft from "Atlantis", the largest casino in the Caribbean * 14-story building * On the beachfront * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 3 km/1.8 Miles to downtown Nassau * 200 m/656 ft from various shops * 25 km/15.5 Miles from the airport * 200 m/656 ft from a bus stop * Credit cards accepted: MasterCard, Amex, Visa, Diners ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Palace Paradise Island

Address: Casino Drive, 6307, New Providence Island
Region: Caribbean > Bahamas > New Providence Island > Paradise Island
Price Range: ₹ 21,328 - ₹ 39,090 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riu Palace Paradise Island 4*
Number of rooms: 379
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Also Known As:
Riu Palace Paradise Island Hotel Paradise Island
Riu Hotel Paradise Island
Paradise Island Sheraton
Paradise Island Riu Hotel
Riu Paradise Island Bahamas
Hotel Riu Palace Paradise Island Bahamas
Hotel Style:
#9 Spa Hotel in Paradise Island
#9 Top resorts Hotel in Paradise Island
#9 Luxury Hotel in Paradise Island
#11 On the Beach Hotel in Paradise Island
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