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    Hotel Riu Palace Bavaro

    Playa de Arena Gorda | Higüey - Punta Cana, Punta Cana 74100, Dominican Republic
    011 34 518 90 01 36
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    Overview
    • Excellent52%
    • Very good29%
    • Average11%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
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    “vip pool” (145 reviews)
    “vip area” (140 reviews)
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 28 October 2015

    if you want a five star hotel and holiday do not stay at this 'palace', rooms are unclean the food is reheated and the same every dam night, the other three restaurants well we see bugs on the plate one night plus the food is...More

    5  Thank Sirthruthful
    Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Palace BavaroResponded 4 November 2015

    Dear guest, Many thanks for sharing your experience with us. We appreciate the opportunity to respond. Due to the warm weather and the location of our resort, which is surrounded by vegetation, it is possible that insects can invade our facilities. We work hard to...More

    Reviewed 28 October 2015

    My wife and two friends have just come back from the Riu Palace Bavaro and had a fantastic two week holiday. Almost every aspect of this resort is top notch in our opinion from the rooms, service and location. Rooms - Beautiful mini suites with...More

    10  Thank MickyHatton
    Reviewed 27 October 2015

    A nice All Inclusive Hotel with attentive service, special thanks to the boys at the beach bringing drinks at your sunbed in a minute. Food is well cooked and nice presented in both the Buffet Restaurant as well as the a la carte ones. Wish...More

    2  Thank stamatelopoulos
    Reviewed 26 October 2015

    Not a care in the world. We had a suite with hot-tub facing the ocean on the ground floor. We could hear and see the ocean. TONS of palm trees on the beach which was ok because you do need shade. The beach was beautiful...More

    6  Thank hrtrn
    Reviewed 26 October 2015

    Our experience at the Riu Palace Bavaro was excellent. I never thought I would return to the same hotel more than once, but I will without a doubt return to the Bavaro. Our thoughts: The nicest Riu hotel in the Riu complex. The grounds are...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$217 - US$503 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #23 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #33 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #50 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #51 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #52 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #53 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 610
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    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • Dominican Republic >
    • La Altagracia Province >
    • Punta Cana
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    Bathroom (96)
    Family and Play Areas (59)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
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    Chaz97
    11 November 2017|
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    It is 2 flat pin plug , like we are using in US
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    9 November 2017|
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    Response from kellbell55ca | Reviewed this property |
    We just got back October 16th. If you want one of the 3 story buildings closer to the beach, by the pools, you'll have to book VIP. I'm not sure if ALL of them are VIP, but I think they are. I would talk to your travel... More
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    6 November 2017|
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    Response from nellisofiyenko | Reviewed this property |
    They have President beer in the mini bar and restaurants
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    "Choose another country, not Republic Dominican for you health and safety"
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    "VIP worth the extra few dollars gives you the option to stay at a quite pool or you can go the the main pool..."
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    "Rooms away from the main stage is suggested. The music is extremely loud if you have a room above or near the..."
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