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Hotel Riu Republica

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The Adults Only & 24h All Inclusive Hotel Riu Republica opens all year round and is located right on the beautiful Arena Gorda beach. The RIU Classic Hotels offer comfortable rooms and excellent facilities with great leisure and relaxation facilities, as well as international gastronomy. Enjoy a relaxing holiday - whether alone, with family, partner or friends! The location is ideal due to its proximity to Punta Cana Airport (28 km), Pueblo Bávaro (23 km) and invites you to explore the area. The hotel has 1382 comfortably furnished rooms and offers many amenities. Relax in our spa or get in shape at the gym. 8 outdoor pools. Day and evening entertainment, as well as our Pacha Discotheque, Splash Water World. For lovers of gastronomy, we offer 2 main restaurants with live cooking stations, Asian, Indian, Spanish, Italian specialty restaurants, Steakhouse, 2 Gourmet restaurants, and 10 bars.
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This was a beautiful resort!Staff was really helpful and always wanted to help! Only one problem with the guy stocking the frig!He was nasty!!!!The buffet was excellent with such a big variety of foods even seafood which I don’t usually see at the resorts!Would return again and a
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My husband & I travelled early November. Resort is beautifully laid out. Could improve the immenities in the room & housekeeping was a little late a couple of days. Food was pretty good in the a la carte restaurants, although their "reservation" service needs to change. First
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we were there as a group of 5 in October. Large place, lots of pools to choose from. We enjoyed the activities, wish there was more during the day near the pools. Drinks were pretty good, but could have had a better variety. Food, wasn't as good as when we stayed at the new Royal
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We traveled in early December from Montreal on Sunwing. 3 Couples in our Mid 30s. Everyone enjoyed the trip.

Firstly, it's new, in excellent condition, beautiful, and large. Wandering the grounds can take you through a few different areas from party pools, to volleyball pools,
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Hotel service was poor, they put my husband and I in a two double bed room. Check in took over 40mins, no ac in the lobby where we had to wait. The place it’s self is beautiful, and there’s always a party going on. However the food was bad, every restaurant. Trying to book a rest
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3rd floor standard room with King bed.
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Is the minibar free or have you to pay for it
Although we are an older couple we like a bit of life on holiday. For those times when we want to relax are there areas at this complex where you can chill out if you don't want the foam parties etc. Most of our time will be spent on the beach but occasionally we enjoy a chill out around a pool area. Also is there a problem with ferrel cats at this resort or not. Thanks
Yes there are definitely areas to relax it is not all one big party. There are quite a few pools and bars that are quiet and relaxing. You just have to walk about until you find one that is exactly what you are looking for but should you wish to check-out the party pool go check it out and walk away if not to your taste. I didn't see a single cat the whole 2 weeks but I did see one dog.
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Can you walk to the Hard Rock Casino from the beach?
We walked down the beach to the Hard Rock. It is only 2 resorts away. IDK why folks are saying you have to take a cab, you def do not unless you have mobility issues.
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Which pool is better for 40 year olds but still like to party and play volleyball and water Polo? Do we need to secure loungers with towels early in the morning? How is the food at buffets and a la cartes? Some in our group like their food I personally pretty easy going.
The Aquamar swim up bar, they tend to play 80/90 music always activities going on. No need to save loungers plenty to go around , we normally never made it down till 10 am lots of spots, remembering its Dominican the foods good, plenty of variety something for everyone . Enjoy vacation , you'll have a blast
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Hi, I was wondering if anyone could tell me if the pools are freshwater or saltwater. Thank you
Fresh water, very clean and well maintained
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"Rooms in "older" section are closer to the beach, pools & most restaurants."
"i liked near the pools in the beach area (old section)"
"The newer section is quieter, the older section is closer to the beach but also on top of the restaurants."
"If you want some quiet time than face the outside of the hotel. It can get noisy."
"ocean view best"
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PRICE RANGE
US$170 - US$377 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
CaribbeanDominican RepublicLa Altagracia ProvincePunta Cana
NUMBER OF ROOMS
1382
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