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    Hotel Riu Palace Bavaro

    Playa de Arena Gorda | Higüey - Punta Cana, Punta Cana 74100, Dominican Republic
    +1 855-341-7485
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    • Very good30%
    • Average11%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
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    Reviewed 7 February 2016

    My wife and I spent a fantastic week at the Riu Palace Bavaro Hotel in January through Thomson. In simple terms, it was pretty well exactly what we wanted - a great chill-out week in 30 degrees, with great food, a fun vibe and terrific...More

    5  Thank Derek P
    Reviewed 6 February 2016

    Things I liked: 1. The cleanliness of the entire resort and our rooms 2. The relatively clean, white sand beach (they allow smoking nearly everywhere and unfortunately people use the beach as an ashtray) 3. Decent level of service all around but service was best...More

    3  Thank HSDhunna
    Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Palace BavaroResponded 10 February 2016

    Dear guest, Thank you very much for choosing the Riu Palace Bavaro for your stay in Punta Cana and for giving us your feedback. We welcome all constructive criticism since it helps us to improve in the future. We would like to inform you that...More

    Reviewed 5 February 2016

    My husband and I, and four of our friends, enjoyed a great week here after being recommended to stay here by Lindstrom Travel. The staff was exceptional in all areas, including Katie at the buffet, Picachu of the entertainment staff, Rodriguez at the steak house......More

    3  Thank FlemmingsFriends
    Reviewed 4 February 2016

    Our vacation to the Riu Palace Bavaro in the Dominican Republic was not enjoyable and we were not compensated or helped with the unacceptable situations.  When we booked the vacation we were looking forward to a beautiful, peaceful and all inclusive vacation which we did...More

    6  Thank taraalexis2007
    Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Palace BavaroResponded 8 February 2016

    Dear guest, Many thanks for sharing your experience with us. We appreciate the opportunity to respond. As a service minded hotel chain, it is disappointing to hear that you encountered inconveniences in our property as mentioned in your review and that it caused your holiday...More

    Reviewed 4 February 2016

    A group of 12 of us headed out to Punta Cana for a friend's birthday. All of us had booked at the Riu Palace as we read it was the better of the Riu resorts. We were fine paying the higher amount for the better...More

    Thank Jessica P
    Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Palace BavaroResponded 8 February 2016

    Dear guest, Thank you for choosing RIU Hotels & Resorts for your friend´s birthday and for expressing your concerns. We are sorry to read that you had to change the hotel due to overbooking, but are glad that you have been satisfied with the overall...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$219 - US$498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #23 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #49 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #50 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #52 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
    • #52 Luxury 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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    cleo13
    2 December 2017|
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    Response from monca15 |
    Hello, We had a 2 year old and a 7 year old, and i did not feel that the resort was child friendly at all. :( very limited upgrades, all VIP or adult only, from 4 pools you could only used 1 where the afternoon fun is... More
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    1 December 2017|
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    Response from TMajic | Reviewed this property |
    That I do not know. We were offered the free upgrade when we arrived. Our thought was that there were probably more families that needed our rooms, so they upgraded us.
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    "we stayed in the VIP section which was well located"
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    "Rooms with a close view of the pool."
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