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Riu Palace Punta Cana, Punta Cana

Four plus or five-star rated beachfront all-inclusive resortsThree or more á la carte dining optionsHighly recommended by past Vacation Express travelers
Variety of well-appointed spacious rooms or suitesRoom service and in-room mini-bar includedOn-site spa facilities

Riu Palace Punta Cana is an all-inclusive, active resort, located in the beautiful Dominican Republic. Part of the outstanding RIU Resort complex, this hotel offers guests a Stay at One, Play at More feature, ensuring a plethora of amenities and facilities for guests to enjoy. Situated on a stretch of white-sand beach, this magnificent Classic RIU Palace property boasts all Junior suites and RIU's distinctive amenities, such as a fully stocked mini-bar and the signature liquor dispensers.


All-Inclusive PlanBeachfront676 Rooms4 Floors6 RestaurantsActiveCasual4 Pools


The Riu Palace Punta Cana is part of the outstanding RIU Resort complex and welcomes friends, couples and families with a host of top-rated amenities and facilities. Located on a spectacular stretch of white sandy beach, the wide array of facilities, activities, gourmet restaurants and bars are complemented by 24-hour food and beverage service and a continental breakfast room service. Generous exchange privileges allow guests to access the facilities of two additional RIU sister properties located within the resort, offering an astounding variety of choices for dining, recreation and leisure pursuits.

Riu Palace Punta Cana is closed for renovations until July 13, 2018. During this time, a variety of updated and additional facilities and amenities will be implemented, including:

  • Refreshed and modern room design
  • Completely refurbished lobby and common areas
  • Walk-in showers in all rooms
  • Remodeled theater space
  • 3 NEW pools
  • Updated restaurant areas, including a new Spanish restaurant and patisserie
  • Expanded kids pool with waterslides
  • And more!

These renovations will take Riu Palace Punta Cana to the next level of relaxation, luxury and fun for everyone. Renovations are expected to be fully completed by July 13, 2018, so book now to be one of the first guests to stay at the newly remodeled Riu Palace Punta Cana!

Nearby Attractions
Caribbean Street is RIU's popular dining, shopping and entertainment strip. RIU complex guests will love this unique shopping and late-night entertainment area, which is strategically located away from the guest rooms and villas. Guests of the Riu Palace Punta Cana may avail themselves of the services and facilities at the Riu Bambu and the Riu Naiboa located within the RIU Resort complex In keeping with the exclusivity of the Riu Palace Punta Cana, guests of the other hotels (except for the Riu Palace Bávaro) in the resort complex are not permitted to use the facilities at the resort.

Splash Water Park
Conveniently located to all hotels
At Splash Water Park, the Body Vortex, a closed body slide that shoots you towards the pool, the Kamikaze, with impressive drops from various heights, and the free-fall slide, for experiencing a unique sensation, await you. Plus, kids will enjoy the children’s pool with water slides and attractions designed especially for them.
Free entrance for guests staying within the RIU complex at the following hotels: Riu Palace Punta Cana, Riu Palace Macao, Riu Palace Bavaro, Riu Naiboa and Riu Bambu.

Current Promotions

Receive Resort Discount Coupon Booklet Upon Hotel Check-in:
Booking Window: now – Dec. 23, 2018
Travel Window: now – Dec 23, 2018
4-6 Nights: Earn $1,320 in Resort Discount Coupons
Renova Spa - $240
Scuba Caribe - $190
Diamante Casino - $80
Punta Blanca Golf - $570
Weddings by Riu - $100
Rent-a-car (Europcar) - $90
Antillana Photography - $50
7+ Nights: Earn $2,140 in Resort Discount Coupons
Renova Spa - $240
Scuba Caribe - $190
Diamante Casino - $140
Punta Blanca Golf - $1140
Weddings by Riu - $200
Rent-a-car (Europcar) - $180
Antillana Photography - $50

Renova Spa:
(2) $35 coupons to be used toward 50-minute Renova Spa combination/Ritual Punta Cana
(2) $25 coupons to be used toward 80-minute Hot Stone Cure Stress Massage
(2) $15 coupons to be used toward Wash + Dry + Hair Mask
(2) $15 coupons to be used toward 50-minute Body Treatment
(2) $15 coupons to be used toward 1-hour Aroma Therapy Massage
(2) $10 coupons to be used toward Spa Pedicure Limited to 1 coupon per service per room

Scuba Caribe:
(2) $50 to be used toward PADI Open Water Diver
(2) $15 to be used toward a Sailing Lesson
(2) $30 to be used toward PADI Discover Scuba Diving Course
Limited to 1 coupon per service per room

Diamante Casino:
(1) $10 coupon to be used toward match play.

Punta Blanca Golf Club:
(6) $95 coupons
Coupons are per golf round per person and include: transfer from hotel to golf course and back, 18 holes of golf per round; practice balls, electric golf car, water, soda and cold tower at the end of the tee time.

Weddings by RIU:
Applies towards Royal and Caprice Wedding Packages.* *Limited to 1 coupon per wedding. Applies only for weddings paid directly at the hotel. Cannot be used with prepaid weddings.

(3) $30 coupon to be used toward economic car rentals

Antillana Photography:
(1) $50 coupon to be used toward the Sea Package, which includes: 40-minute photo session with professional photographer, 25 pictures in a CD format + 1 6x8 printed photo.
Terms and Conditions: Guests will receive coupons at check-in. The total of credits is per room, for guests +21 and older. Resort Credit is nontransferable, non-cumulative, non-refundable, non-combinable and cannot be used for future stays. Resort credit can be used as a discount only for selected services. Credits cannot be exchanged for cash. This promotion is subject to availability and can change without previous notice. Some restrictions apply. *Inclusions subject to changes without previous notice.

$40 Credit for 50 minute Ocean Harmony massage for two
(Per couple, per stay; not combinable with other promotions; min. age is 18.)

15% off all spa services for groups (10 room min.)
(Per adult, per stay; not combinable with other promotions; min. age is 18.)

Special Spa Inclusions at RIU Hotels & Resorts
Valid from Now — Dec. 23, 2018

At every Renova Spa Center, guests can now receive a $35 spa credit toward the 80-minute Renova Combination treatment. Credits are per adult guest per stay, and do not apply with other promotions or discounts. Redeemable for Riu Palace Punta Cana guests at Renova Spa Riu Palace Bavaro.

Hotel Updates

Please Note:
All RIU Palace Hotels offer complimentary Wi-Fi in the lobby and in all guest rooms.

Please Note Regarding Spring Break Policies:
Spring Breakers (either groups or individuals, regardless of age) are not allowed at any RIU property, at any time during the year. RIU Hotels & Resorts, reserves the right to withhold admission to any Spring Breaker. The hotel reserves the right of admission and may request clients to show passport or official ID to prove full identification. At least one person 21 years or older is required in every room during the months of February through May. Guests can and will be removed from the property at their own expense in case of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff. Parties in rooms are not allowed. Spring break groups or unruly behavior is not allowed all year round at any property.

Please Note:
Riu Palace Punta Cana will be closed for renovations from April 2, 2018 until July 13, 2018.

The casino at Riu Palace Macao has been re-opened and is available for guests staying at all RIU hotels within the Punta Cana complex. Transportation is periodically available to the Princess Tower Casino from 8pm to midnight

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