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Riu Palace Bavaro, Punta CanaRiu Palace Bavaro, Punta CanaRiu Palace Bavaro, Punta Cana

Riu Palace Bavaro, 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 Bávaro, an all-inclusive, family-friendly resort in Punta Cana, strives to achieve a high standard of luxury, comfort and beauty. Modern and fashionable, Riu Palace Bávaro is located in the expansive RIU Resort complex and offers a number of shared facilities — guests can enjoy four large swimming pools, a plethora of dining venues, a live entertainment area, a world-class spa and fitness area, several children's programs and a number of shops. It’s the perfect place for those seeking an active getaway to paradise.


All-Inclusive PlanBeachfront610 Rooms3-4 FloorsFamily FriendlyActiveMega ResortRiu Pool PartiesSplash Water World


The modern and fashionable Riu Palace Bávaro Hotel is located in the RIU Resort complex with 4 sister hotels nearby, offering a number of excellent shared facilities. Guests will enjoy a fresh and contemporary style, inside and out, and exceptional 24-hour RIU all-inclusive service complemented by an outstanding beachfront location. The beautiful Arena Gorda beach in Bávaro is one of the best beaches in the world, with dazzling white sand, turquoise water and soaring palm trees. Just 20 miles from the Punta Cana International Airport, guests enjoy a wide variety of RIU Resort privileges including four swimming pools surrounded by lush gardens and shady palms, dining venues to suit all tastes and a lively entertainment area complete with a spa, a fitness area and a number of shops. The hotel features a supervised children's program for ages 4-12 run by a professional staff and offers kids fun, games, and water play in a safe environment.

Guests of the Riu Palace Bávaro may avail themselves of most facilities of the RIU complex, with the exclusion of the Riu Palace Macao. In keeping with the exclusivity of the Riu Palace Bávaro, guests of the other hotels in the resort complex are not permitted to use the facilities at the resort. With the four-story main building and the three-story villa section, not to mention the family amenities Riu Palace Bávaro has accommodations for everyone.

All New

  • Immense white sandy beach
  • New modern style
  • 24-hour room service
  • 610 Junior suites and Jacuzzi suites (also in Villas section)
  • 5 specialty restaurants, including RIU's famous Krystal fusion cuisine
  • 6 bars including a 24-hour sports bar
  • Patisserie and ice cream parlor
  • Conference room with a total capacity for 500 people
  • Free Wi-Fi in select public areas and in the rooms

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

Resort Discount Coupons
Guests will receive Resort Discount Coupons upon arrival on the RIU Guest Info App.

Coupon discounts applicable towards Punta Cana Golf Club, scuba caribe, select spa services, car rentals, wedding packages, casino play and more!

* 4-6 Nights Earn up to $1,315 in Resort Discount Coupons
* 7 nights or more Earn up to $2,150 Resort Discount Coupons
Booking Window: Now - Dec. 23, 2021
Travel Window: Dec. 24, 2020 - Dec. 23, 2021

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.

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

    The casino at Riu Palace Macao 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.

    Spa Inclusions
    *Valid in all Renova Spa Centers (Mexico, Costa Rica, Panama and Caribbean)
    *Dec 24th, 2019 - Dec 23rd, 2020
    *35 USD Spa Credit for Renova Combination (80 min.)
    *Applicable only for Renova Combination massage (80 min), per adult person, per stay. Does not apply with other promotions or discounts.
    *The spa promotions for Riu Palace Macao clients are redeemable at Renova Spa Riu Palace Bavaro
    *The spa promotions for Riu Bambu clients are redeemable at Renova Spa Riu Palace Punta Cana
    *Clients need to identify themselves by presenting their travel documents at the Spa to prove that they own this spa credit
    *The TO will inform their clients about this requirement and ensure that all of their partners clearly state the complete name and restrictions of this promotion on their media and vouchers.

    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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