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Riu Naiboa, Playa Arena Gorda, Punta Cana


Riu Naiboa is an all-inclusive, family-friendly resort, located just inside the entrance to the expansive RIU Resort complex in beautiful Playa Arena Gorda near Punta Cana. With access to an unparalleled array of resort facilities and amenities, Riu Naiboa offers an affordable, budget-friendly vacation experience with a comfortable, laid-back atmosphere for couples, friends and families with children. Guests will especially love the outdoor dining options and strolling along the resort’s lively Caribbean Street shopping avenue down to the beach.


All-Inclusive PlanBeach Access362 Rooms4 FloorsFamily FriendlyActiveRiu Pool PartiesSplash Water World


Situated just 19 miles from the Punta Cana International Airport and 300 yards from the glorious palm-studded beach, the Riu Naiboa offers an affordable and convenient Caribbean getaway. Guests will especially love the outdoor dining options and strolling along the resort's lively avenue down to the beach. Riu Naiboa lies only a few steps away from the Caribbean Street promenade and a short walk from a beautiful white sand beach. 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. In the midst of tropical vegetation and a relaxing atmosphere, Riu Naiboa offers an array of restaurants, bars, and services. The wide variety of sporting and leisure activities, along with enjoyable nightlife throughout the resort, defines its impressive value.

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 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.

Riu Pool Party - Now Open
The RIU Pool Party has started in Punta Cana! This new area will host large parties 4 times a week with local and international DJs, exciting lighting and sound effects and 4 poolside bars (including a poolside bar and a snack bar). Each week will offer a Jungle party, a Pink Party, a Neon Party and a White Party, and every party will have its own unique vibe. These parties are part of the all-inclusive package and are open to all RIU guests 18+ staying at Riu Palace Macao, Riu Palace Punta Cana, Riu Palace Bavaro, Riu Bambu and Riu Naiboa, so come out and enjoy the fun!
*Riu Republica is not included in the Punta Cana complex

Current Promotions

2022 Resort Credit Promotion

4-6 nights: $1516, 7 or more nights: $2361

Resort credits can be used at the Renova Spa, Scuba Caribe, Weddings in RIU, Punta Blanca Golf Club (PUJ), Europcar, Photography, Chocolateria, Diamante Casino or Blue Mall. Valid for travel January 08, 2022 - December 23, 2022

Terms and Conditions: Applies to USA. Guests can check the resort credits by our App RIU. The total of credits is per room, for guests 21 and older. Resort Credits are non-transferable, non-cumulative, non-refundable and cannot be used for future stays. Resort credits can be used as discounts on specified select services only. Credits cannot be exchanged for cash. This promotion is subject to availability. Some restrictions apply. Inclusions subject to changes without prior notice. This offer can be combined with any rate promotion valid at the time of booking.

Honeymoon Inclusions

  • Surprise welcome gift in room
  • Small bottle of rum
  • King bed (subject to availability at time of check-in)
  • Late check-out (subject to availability at time of departure)
  • Complimentary upgrade to next available room category (subject to availability and upon request)
  • 35 USD SPA Credit for a selected service in ¨Specials for couples¨ category (120 min). This discount applies per couple per stay and does not apply with other promotions and discounts.
    Valid: Now — Dec. 23, 2022
    IMPORTANT NOTE: Marriage certificate required (Emission date of less than 90 days

    Hotel Updates

    Room Updates!
    Riu Naiboa is proud to announce the completion of their room redecoration endeavors! Included in these updates are new furniture, new bedding, new flat screen televisions, updated lighting and new curtains.

    Free Wi-Fi in select public areas and in the rooms.

    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.

    RIU Student Group / Spring Breaker Policy

    Student Groups / Spring Breakers (either groups or individuals, regardless of age) are not allowed at any time during the year.
    Guests disturbing or generating complaints from other guests or hotel may be removed from the property, at their own expense. Parties in rooms are not permitted.

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