The Riu Palace Punta Cana fronts the beautiful and wide Arena Gorda beach, which is just one of its perks. It also offers 612 well-appointed rooms, which are dubbed suites due to their size and amenities. A full list of activities for guests to enjoy is another thing that helps to make the Riu Palace Punta Cana Resort an attractive lodging choice, and since most of these activities are included in the all inclusive rates, it’s convenience all the way. There are a bunch of good luxury hotels in Punta Cana to choose from, and as far as the rates go, the Riu Palace Resort is among the most competitively-priced. You certainly get a lot for you money here. As such, some guests are known to return to the Hotel Riu Palace in Punta Cana time and again regardless of all the other accommodations choices in the area.
Like the other all
inclusive resorts in this coveted part of the Dominican
Republic, the Hotel Riu Palace in Punta Cana goes the extra mile to make
sure that your stay is fun and rewarding. In addition to your room and a long
list of activities, the all inclusive rates here also cover your meals and snacks.
There are 5 a la carte restaurants where you can make reservations in advance
and enjoy a sit-down meal, one of which is a steakhouse. Three of the other
4 a la carte restaurants offer Brazilian, Japanese, and Italian cuisine, while
the other presents a more internationally focused menu. If you prefer not making
reservations and want to dine more casually, there are breakfast, lunch, and
dinner buffets that you are also free to patronize, and they too offer a varied
menu. When it comes to your beverages, those are covered as well, and that includes
alcoholic drinks at the pool bar and most of the hotel’s other bars. Only one
of the bars requires guests to pay for drinks, and it is a nightclub where you
can dance until the wee hours of the morning. This nightclub can be accessed
by guests at the other Riu hotels in Punta Cana as well. These Riu properties
form one larger resort complex really. The Riu Palace is the most luxurious
of the Riu Punta Cana hotels, and you’ll enjoy top-of-the-line rooms when you
As for the 612 rooms at the Riu Palace Punta Cana Resort, all are outfitted with enough amenities to make you a happy camper. A rich Caribbean decor that is accented with wood furnishings sets a relaxing stage in the rooms at the Riu Palace, and it’s nice to consider the fact that each unit here boasts a hydro-massage tub and a private balcony or terrace. After a long day of fishing, scuba diving, or whatever else you might get into in Punta Cana, it’s sure nice to enjoy an extended soak in the massage tub. Delighting in a cup of coffee or tea on your balcony or terrace is sure to prove relaxing as well. Other amenities in the regal rooms here include separate living and sleeping areas, in-room safes, satellite TV, mini-bars, A/C, ceiling fans, and liquor dispensers. You can also expect the basics, like a hair dryer, an iron, an ironing board, a coffee maker, and a telephone. The turndown service is a nice added touch, as is the 24 hours of available room service.
As is becoming the norm when it comes to resorts in Punta Cana, the Riu Palace has some small shops if you care to peruse some goods during your stay. Also, you can always head to the new shopping village in Punta Cana on the side if you are really up for some shopping. Surfing the net during your down time is another option, as free Wi-Fi internet access is offered throughout the resort grounds, and should you be in the area on business, there are 2 conference rooms onsite where you can get things done. Hopefully, if you are visiting the Riu Palace Punta Cana Resort on business, you will still have time to engage in some of the complimentary activity choices. Activities for guests to enjoy include introductory scuba diving lessons, snorkeling, kayaking, and sailing, among others. You will also have access to 4 tennis courts, a gym, and the hotel’s large and attractive pool when you book an all inclusive stay at the Hotel Riu Palace in Punta Cana. Some things that might pique your interest at the Riu Palace will cost you extra, however, and they include things like spa treatments. You can also pay extra to play some golf at a Punta Cana course or to arrange a special tour to enjoy other parts of the area and of the Dominican Republic on a whole. One thing is for sure at the Riu Palace Punta Cana, and that’s the fact that you won’t find yourself wondering what to do with your time. Of course, simply soaking up some sun and lounging around on the idyllic beach that fronts the hotel is always an option. Book your stay at the Riu Palace Punta Cana today, and see for yourself why past guests are prone to returning.