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Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana

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Reviewed 9 September 2012

Just got back what a great holiday 2 weeks of been spoiled by the staff and waited on hand and foot for little tip here and thier it goes a long way.Went with my wife and kids the staff make a big fuss of the kids making them feel special and for the adults your glasses topped up really enjoyable...

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2Thank garrypat
Harpenden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2012

If you've booked this hotel, the good news is that it's undoubtedly the superior hotel of the five in the Riu resort here. However, if you've experienced Riu hotels elsewhere, this is likely to disappoint. Why? It's as clean and well maintained as any Riu, and the food is typical and the drinks acceptable but fundamentally, the Dominican staff are...

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8Thank ripejack
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 4 September 2012

I reviewed many reviews about this place. In overall place is good, great staff, good quality food ( in buffet) and no so wow in restaurants. Great location and not so far from airport. Rooms: heavy smell of humidity, uncomfortable beds, poor bathrooms amenities.

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6Thank Andrey1224
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 4 September 2012

The Mrs. and I just got back from celebrating our 15 year anniversary at this property. We stayed 6 nights and overall had a very good time. Let's start with the best stuff...The property itself from the lobby to the grounds are quite grandiose and well-kept. You walk into the lobby and really feel like you are in some type...

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10Thank ltndahouse
Burbank, California
Reviewed 4 September 2012

After reading a lot of reviews for this hotel despite the negative ones, me and my wife decided to book here for our anniversary last August 12 and stayed from Aug 11-16. I got the vacation package by the way from United airlines and you know what, I did enjoy staying in this hotel so much from beginning to end....

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6Thank ManoloDG
Nanuet
Reviewed 3 September 2012

There was no reception when we arrived. The front desk was rude & unwelcoming. The room had two full size beds pulled together when we had asked for a king size bed. The personnel were less than accommodating. A beach towel was taken from my seat, the attendant stated it was not his problem & would not give me a...

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7Thank Orlando D
Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 31 August 2012

Everything about this place was unbelievable.. I was kind of nervous especially after reading so many bad reviews.. But we had absolutely no issues at all. We had amazing service and everyone made us feel like we were at home, I dont recommend the specialty restaurants.. you are better off going to the buffet. Big choice and yummy food! We...

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2Thank emariegee
Heredia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 30 August 2012

Just got back from a honeymoon stay here and we're both very happy with the choice we made. The RIU Palace is a great hotel, with beautiful grounds. We got there, check in was very fast, we were taken to the room. The room was fine, large enough for two people. We did pick up on a funky odor for...

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1Thank MrWinnito
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2012

hotel very clean,food very good,beach top notch,pool great,rooms no problem.staff very good.entertainment for a all in, very good.drinks very poor,not whats on the bottle.you cannot use all the other rui hotels as thompsons stated(who by the way have not repleyed to this complaint.casino is a con.value for money no.£3400.00 for two people two weeks.better value else where.unless you go on...

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3Thank 21bill21
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Reviewed 29 August 2012

I am contantly amazed at people finding fault with this place. This was our second trip to the Palace, we went once in May and returned again in August. Overall it was our 22nd trip to Punta Cana staying at numerous resorts. Palace is definately one of our favorites. All of the workers were so kind and friendly. The food...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Breakfast included
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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 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana

Address: Playa de Arena Gorda, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: $247 - $509 (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
#56 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
#58 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#59 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#61 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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“Stay on first floor. To many steps to get to other floors and only one main elevator work in the main lobby area.”
 of 5 bubbles 108harveym, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Look at room prior to checking in. AC has musty smell and strong smell of tobacco.”
 of 5 bubbles danielpike1948, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“we had a room that faced another hotel and it was nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 842sandys, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ocean front corner rooms are large and offer a jacuzzi on the balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles gibbybob, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“None of the rooms have much of a sea view due to the palm trees along the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles GAILBirmingham, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
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