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Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 March 2012

The food is average not labeled no place to be in he shad the beds are Very Hard the doer is older it is an older hotel . If you want cheap great alcohol,wine and beer,then this is a place you won't mind . I will be going back to La Romana,this was not a good experience

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Milton, Canada
Reviewed 11 March 2012

Check-in was so easy, they had all our room keys in envelopes with our names and room numbers on them on a table in the lobby for when we all arrived on the bus. Travelled with 2 adults and 2 / 21 year olds. We had rooms on the ground floor although not side by side (at opposite ends of...

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19Thank rhammond
Shropshire
Reviewed 9 March 2012

Firstly - After reading some of the reviews on here we were a bit apprehensive but after spending 2 weeks there I can honestly say what are these people complaining about!!!. We were in a group of 3 girls which was quite a rare thing here as it seemed to be more for couples and families, which wasn't a bad...

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18Thank chuckyegg2009
Collegeville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 7 March 2012

Spent a week at the riu bambu this year, the staff was nice so was the weather, however if your not into breathing in cigarette smoke wherever you walk i wouldnt recommend this place, people smoke in the lobbys , by the pool, and at the evening entertainment , you will return to your room reeking of cigarets on your...

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19Thank ralphpicard
Whitehaven, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 March 2012

we travelled with thomsons and had a decent flight . check in was quick and we were soon unpacked and out in the sun .thec rooms were fine and we thought the food was of good standard .all the staff were pleasant and helpfull and we would go back again in the future but maybe do some more trips as...

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5Thank scotkr5
Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2012

Well let's say what my tile is what the Riu Bambu is . Our idea of a holiday is to have relaxing time and unwind from the busy lifes we leave in the uk .Did we get this NO ! Airport : On arrival at Punta Cana aiport it was mayhem , casue all they wanted was the 10 dollars...

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8Thank julie3107
folkestone
Reviewed 2 March 2012

We travelled with First Choice holidays. Check-in was very quick and well managed. Within 10 minutes of arrival we were unpacking since registration forms could be handed into the Reception Desk later on. ROOM The iron and ironing-board in the room were a pleasant surprise for Mary Anne and the fact that the in-room safe was free to use was...

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5Thank readersFolkestone
Illinois
Reviewed 1 March 2012

This is the second time we have been to this Hotel, Why...two reasons, Beach and Buffet. other than that forget it. When we arrived the lobby was packed with people so we had to wait a little to get our room. ( no problem ) Ok we went to our room and WOW it's next to the lobby driveway (...

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18Thank ChicagoJerry1
Ontario
Reviewed 29 February 2012

My husband and I have travelled to the Caribean for the last 7 years and have stayed at Riu hotels 5 of those times. This hotel was pretty much the same as all of the others except I found the rooms a little smaller. We stayed for 10 days from February 11 to 21. The beach is fabulous. There is...

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5Thank MaeOntario
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 February 2012

we stayed at RIU BAMBU1ist feb till 22nd feb 3 weeks my husband and i had one downer only that the pool is much too small for this size hotel so we went to the other hotels to swim . We do not like the swim up pool bar s as people stay in hours on end and what goes...

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  • Pool
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  • 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, Amex, Diners ... 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: $210 - $505 (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:
#64 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#66 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#67 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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