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ClubHotel Riu Bambu

07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 June 2012

The hotel was amazing, immaculate and welcoming! The maids came in everyday and made sure you room was nice and tidy, the maintenance workers made everywhere clean and tidy. The entertainment team was amazing they put on a good show every night without fail it made everyone wanting to get involved. The pools were clean, the bar/drinks were nice you...

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5Thank Jade K
Cheektowaga, New York
Reviewed 28 June 2012

This is my first trip to paradise. Planned a family trip to Jamacia, but two days before our trip our travel agent advised us to change our plans due to bad weather in Jamacia. I am so glad that we changed our plans....I loved everything about the Bambu, except lack of English speaking staff and nightly entertainment. The beach was...

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5Thank drhall54
Newbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2012

On 1st impressions this hotel looked good, but scratch a little deeper and the issues are there. 1) At the weekends it seems open to all and sundry, overcrowded, food ran out and the pool was overrun with Kids, drunks, peanuts, sun cream and screaming yobs. 2) The Beer is really poor, I mean undrinkable, coming from me that is...

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3Thank jcmarlowe
herts
Reviewed 25 June 2012

we came back from the riu bambu on the 23rd June ... the hotel is large set in well tended garden, leaves fell everyday but rarely was a leaf on the path as they were kept swept (do people really complain about leaves!)and the maids picked the flowers to decorate the rooms. The rooms were large, the beds 2 x...

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7Thank ruthieHerts
Reviewed 23 June 2012

The worst holiday experience ive ever had. The pool was full of the day befores sun oil off of the previous days bathers and also dead insects floating on the surface.the bar tenders stunk to high heaven and the food was shocking unless you was German or a local resident.we flew from Manchester in may 2012 with thomson airline and...

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2Thank Maddyros
Forney, Texas
Reviewed 22 June 2012

I came home from the riu bambu just yesterday on the 21st of june. it was a nice vacation, beautiful beach. the rooms are nature bound which is always beautiful. you can share accomodations with another riu hotel that is of a lower standard than the riu bambu , but still you can eat there and swim at their pools.the...

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3Thank fruit c
Southampton
Reviewed 21 June 2012

We just returned from this resort, having gone as a big group for my sisters wedding. We were impressed with it overall, the resort was always clean and tidy and the rooms were spotless, the cleaning staff would make sure your room was cleaned everyday, only downside the towels in the room smelt awful, like they were washed just dried,...

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7Thank AmandaF09
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 June 2012

We read reviews prior to leaving and were a little apprehensive. No need.. the check in process was great, the rooms were clean with good a/c, and pleanty of hot water. Food was fine with the restaurant always having a good choice and this could be enhanced with a trip to Asiatic, Italian or Steak Bar. The pool area was...

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2Thank Rich201255
Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 21 June 2012

Koodos to the hotel staff! I e-mailed them in advance with our rooms preference and they were right on it! Second level rooms, next to each other, close to restaurants but not too close to the shows and late noise... Nothing fancy but very clean and with all neccessities for a pleasant stay. The food is variate and tasty and...

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3Thank Vladimiramirela
Puerto Rico
Reviewed 19 June 2012

The rooms are very clean. The staff is friendly. I dont like the tour agency E-Vacations because dont do that they offered . The food is ok, but, dont wait a wonderful steaks, and delicious lasagna. the restaurants ""a la carta"" arent so good. We prefered the buffet. The beach is wonderful!!!!!! This hotel is a great alternative for a...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Located in Punta Cana * Situated on Arena Gorda Beach * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * Within the Riu Resort, along with the Riu Palace Punta Cana, Riu Palace Macao, Riu Taino and Riu Naiboa hotels * Main building and 1-story bungalow complex * Surrounded by 46,000 m2 / 50,300 sq. Yards of palm groves, adjacent to the beach * 50 km / 31 miles from Higley * 600 m / 1,980 ft. From Caribbean Street * 30 km / 19 miles from Punta Cana Int€™l. Airport * Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard ... more   less 

Additional Information about ClubHotel Riu Bambu

Address: Playa Arena Gorda, Punta Cana 23000, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: $198 - $533 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — ClubHotel Riu Bambu 3.5*
Number of rooms: 740
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Also Known As:
Riu Bambu Punta Cana
Riu Bambu Dominican Republic
Hotel Style:
#65 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#69 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
#69 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
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“You could t Ask to be near beach; the hotel may be able to oblige. Site compact, some outlooks may be uninspiring, but NO "bad" locations.”
kittyandbill, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for close to the beach or pools”
shennjoe, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ask to be in building 1 or 2”
kruczer, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay here if a nice room is what you are looking for.”
caribgirl58, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We were at the very back I'd ask to stay closer to the pool and lobby”
sueg771, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
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