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Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana

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Manorville, New York
Reviewed 16 February 2012

My wife and I stayed at the Riu Palace Feb, 1-5th it was our first visit there. I read a lot of reviews both good and bad. If you plan on staying at the Riu Palace go and "Enjoy yourself" dont listen to all the negative reviews. I think those negative people will always find something to complain about. The...

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7Thank DreaminOfCaribbean
Spearfish, South Dakota
Reviewed 16 February 2012

My advice to anyone considering booking this property would be to do it! I know that some of reviews made me a bit hesitant, but we definitely don't regret staying here. Upon arrival, you're offered a sweet tasting beverage, as well as a relatively smooth check in. Please note that you should definitely bring some sort of paper proof of...

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5Thank sdgirl077675
Dubuque, Iowa
Reviewed 15 February 2012

We stayed here feb 5 thru 12 . Great service , great food , great weather . 5th time in Punta Cana , 2nd time here at the Riu Palace PC , will go back .

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6Thank shoe681
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Reviewed 13 February 2012

the palace is a beautiful hotel and resort. The whole riu complex is beautiful and well kept but it seemed the palace was the nicest. the palace bravaro was a bit too modern looking. the palace is elegant. the staff was friendly and very accomadating. the entertainment staff were especially active and fun. we travel a lot and this is...

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Terrebonne, Canada
Reviewed 13 February 2012

We stayed for a week at this hotel jan 22 to 29 2012. we actually didn't booked this hotel but due to overbooking we had the pleasant surprise of being moved to this incredible hotel. Want can we say, spectacular lobby with free wifi, great buffet, firendly and helpfull staff, superb pool, and pristine beach ! You will certainly get...

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11Thank Coinopolis
Ontario
Reviewed 12 February 2012

This was our first time at this resort but not our first time at a RIU Palace and we certainly weren't disappointed. RIU Palace's are top notch in beauty, service and excellency. I say "Very Grand" as that is the feeling you get as you drive up and walk around this beautiful resort. It's not so huge that you do...

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4Thank Tomcat16
Chillicothe, OH
Reviewed 12 February 2012

We have stayed at the Riu Palace the past 2 years and are counting the days until we go back for the 3rd time. I have read both good and bad reviews and from my past 2 experiences there is some truth to most of them. In my opinion it just depends on what you want out of a vacation....

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9Thank Tammy S
Wisconsin
Reviewed 12 February 2012

We were a group of 4 couples, ages 62 to 65. We spent one week at the Riu Palace Punta Cana. Our overall experience was very good. The service and staff were excellent, and we found everything to be very clean, despite some previous postings. We were offered to upgrade to a room overlooking the plaza for $35 more a...

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5Thank nubievagabond
Bloomfield, Canada
Reviewed 12 February 2012

We had stayed 5 years ago in the Riu Bambu and hoped that the Palace would be as good or better as it is a Palace. Well there was 6 of us going this time and we all had high hopes. We were soon to learn that this was not going to be as nice. Our friends had trouble with...

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1Thank lace_910
Tennessee
Reviewed 12 February 2012

When we (2 couples) were looking for our annual Jan/Feb sun and surf trip we checked out DR. Two of us had stayed previously in Punta Cana at the Melia Caribe, but since we had stayed at RIU's the previous two trips we decided to try it. We were seriously considering the RIU Bavaro since it had just opened, but...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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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 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: $267 - $625 (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
#53 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#53 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
#54 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#56 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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“Just do not go when it's rainy season. Rooms are musty smelling.”
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“Check before you go if it rains you cannot do anything and you just to stay in your room or in the hall or sit in any restaurant”
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