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Riu Palace Bavaro

4-star Hotel with Outdoor pool

Playa de Arena Gorda, Punta Cana

+1 809 221 2290
Very good

based on 62 reviews


per night

About Riu Palace Bavaro, Punta Cana

Value for money

The Riu Palace Bavaro All-Inclusive hotel is a resort you’ll never want to leave, with 4-star accommodations and a free water park for your enjoyment. This family getaway sits right on the beach with four outdoor pools and four tennis courts, and a free children’s club and a playground to keep the kids entertained. Free resort-wide Wi-Fi is included with every stay.

You can head to the full-service spa and treat yourself to a variety of spa treatments and services, as well as state-of-the-art luxury facilities. The onsite nightclub provides a variety of entertainment throughout the week. The Riu Palace Bavaro All-Inclusive hotel and resort also offers free onsite parking and 24-hour front desk services to attend to your every need.

With 610 guest rooms and suites, this expansive resort has room for everyone. You will have your choice of jacuzzi villas, oceanfront villas and suites, and ocean view rooms. Each room offers luxury furnishings, including a minibar and an upscale bathroom. You will also enjoy satellite TV and individual climate controls in your guest room.

As a guest of the Riu Palace Bavaro All-Inclusive hotel and resort, you’ll have no shortage of included dining options, with six restaurants on the premises. There is a fusion restaurant, a buffet, a Japanese dinner-only venue, and more. Near the hotel, you can grab a bite at La Brisa, Taino Restaurant, or Chez Gourmet.

When you stay at this beachfront resort, you’ll be minutes from Arena Gorda Beach and close to plenty of area golfing, including the Iberostar Golf Course. A short drive takes you to the Palma Real Shopping village and downtown Punta Cana.

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Deluxe Rooms - River view


$301 totalAgoda.com
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Standard Rooms - Mountain view


$1,184 totalAlmundo
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Superior Rooms - River view
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$475 totalSuper.com
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Double Rooms - Skyline view
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$265 totalPrestigia
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King Rooms - Park view
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$321 totalVio.com
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Beachfront
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Entertainment staff
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Mini-market on site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Enhanced cleaning
  • Safe

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Steam room
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Pool bar
  • Sauna
  • Water slide


  • Hairdryer
  • Public bath
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Trash cans


  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Coffee machine

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Golf
  • Beauty salon
  • Water park
  • Water sport facilities (on site)
  • Pool table
  • Windsurfing
  • Night club

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Child pool
  • Kids meals
  • Kids' club
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Playground

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Designated smoking area
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV


  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony


  • Storage available
  • Beachfront
  • Sofa
  • Telephone


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Aerobics
  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Computer use available
  • Laptop safe

Places of interest near Riu Palace Bavaro

Attractions in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic curated by momondo

Riu Palace Bavaro location: Playa de Arena Gorda, Punta Cana

Top landmarks

Punta Blanca Golf Course0.7 mi
Iberostar Golf Course0.8 mi
White Sands Golf Course1.3 mi
Cana Bay Golf Club1.8 mi
Sirenis Aquagames Water Park11.2 mi
La Cana Golf Course14.6 mi
Avalon Casino Punta Cana2.0 mi
Hard Rock Casino Punta Cana2.1 mi
Hoyo Azul2.3 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Cana Bay Beach Club1.8 mi
Montserrat1.8 mi
Florecita Restaurante11.0 mi
Castaways Restaurant Punta Cana11.0 mi
La 5ta Mendoza11.3 mi
SBG Punta Cana12.1 mi
Jellyfish Restaurant12.2 mi
Anani Restaurant - The Westin Puntacana Resort & Club12.2 mi
ARA Lounge12.3 mi

Riu Palace Bavaro Reviews

Very goodBased on 62 verified guest reviews

Riu Palace Bavaro room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • How does Riu Palace Bavaro compare to other 4 star hotels in Punta Cana?

    There is a $102/night difference in the average price of 4 star hotels in Punta Cana ($287/night) and the average nightly rate at Riu Palace Bavaro ($185/night).

  • How far is Riu Palace Bavaro from Punta Cana?

    Riu Palace Bavaro is 12.1 mi away from Punta Cana. You can typically expect your drive time from Riu Palace Bavaro to Punta Cana to be 36min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • What is the best way to get to Riu Palace Bavaro from Punta Cana?

    With parking available at Riu Palace Bavaro, you could always rent a car for as low as $19/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Punta Cana. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Punta Cana to Riu Palace Bavaro, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Are there food options at Riu Palace Bavaro?

    Riu Palace Bavaro does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Riu Palace Bavaro at +1 809 221 2290. One of the easiest dining options for Punta Cana guests staying in Riu Palace Bavaro is to get room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • Does Riu Palace Bavaro have a pool?

    Riu Palace Bavaro does have a pool on site that hotel guests may use. Be advised that hotels typically have rules associated with pool usage. momondo would advise you to check with the front desk before taking a swim.

  • How close is Riu Palace Bavaro to Punta Cana city center?

    Riu Palace Bavaro is 2.9 mi away from the city center of Punta Cana, where you can find interesting sights such as Jesus Maestro.

  • What is the phone number for Riu Palace Bavaro?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Riu Palace Bavaro, call +1 809 221 2290 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Does Riu Palace Bavaro have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Riu Palace Bavaro has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center available to guests at Riu Palace Bavaro?

    Riu Palace Bavaro has a fitness center available for guests who would like to use it throughout their stay.

  • What time is check-out for Riu Palace Bavaro?

    11:00 AM is the check-out time at Riu Palace Bavaro. Late check-out may be available at the hotel's discretion.

  • How much is a room at Riu Palace Bavaro?

    The average price for a night at Riu Palace Bavaro found recently is $254 and can go as low as $168/night. Please note that rates may be impacted by travel dates, room type, and availability. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

  • Is there laundry service in Riu Palace Bavaro?

    Laundry services are available at Riu Palace Bavaro. Contact the property reception for additional information. You can leave your travel iron at home and use the irons provided at the accommodation.

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