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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 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 PlanBeachfront994 RoomsFamily FriendlyActiveMega ResortRiu Pool PartySplash Water World


Welcome to paradise at Riu Palace Bavaro. Located on Arena Gorda beach, this fabulous all-inclusive hotel has more than 900 rooms, including Junior Suites and fabulous villas with a garden that guarantee a pleasant stay in Bávaro, Punta Cana. All rooms have been carefully designed to offer the very best amenities. What’s more, the resort has an exclusive adults-only area with swim-up rooms. It also offers the distinguished Elite Club by RIU service, designed for those who want the best in every aspect of their holiday, with an added touch of luxury and exclusivity.

Save up to $350 off already discounted prices when you book your hotel + air vacation package to Riu Palace Bavaro with Vacation Express. Experience the newly renovated resort in Punta Cana!

$350 Off Elite Club Rooms | $300 Off All Other Room Categories
Book by: June 30, 2024
Travel: Aug 31, 2024 - Feb 28, 2025

Click here to find the applicable coupon codes, and book by June 30 to save!

Riu Palace Bavaro will be closed for renovations from May 1- August 30, 2024. Reopening date is August 31, 2024 after a complete renovation.

NEW Hotel Features:
  • Newly redesigned rooms in modern style.
  • Friends, Family & Adults Only accommodations available.
  • 32 All Inclusive food & beverage outlets.
  • NEW Food Court & ‘American Country’ offering all American favorites 24-hr.
  • Upgraded RIULand Kids Club with cinema, cooking classes, kids water games area and more!
  • 24 hour room service & regularly restocked minibar.
  • FREE Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.
  • FREE access to Riu Party and Splash Water World
  • FREE Wedding Collection available
  • Stay at 1, play at 3.
  • Elite Club by RIU with premium amenities and services.

    There’s nothing better than waking up in a tropical paradise and cooling off with a refreshing dip in the hotel’s more than 11 outdoor pools, plus a children's pool with slides and the Splash Water World water park, perfect for the whole family and fun for the little ones. Riu Palace Bavaro has a fully equipped gym so you can keep up with your workout routine, as well as the Renova Spa wellness center, which is the perfect place to renew body and mind during your holiday and enjoy the best body and facial treatments. And that’s not all... guests can experience true relaxation with massage service on the beach.

      Discover the Elite Club by RIU!
      Do you want an exclusive vacation? Discover premium service when you book an Elite Club by RIU room and enjoy all these exclusive advantages:
    • Premium branded drinks at exclusive bars
    • Elite Club restaurant
    • Exclusive breakfast, including à la carte menu options
    • Exclusive pool area with bar
    • Dedicated check-in area and Elite Club wristband
    • Early check-in (subject to availability)
    • Late check-out until 1pm
    • Welcome gift
    • In-room aromatherapy
    • Exclusive room service menu
    • Upgraded in-room liquor dispenser (premium brands)
    • Upgraded mini-bar with snacks and a bottle of wine or cava
    • Dinner reservation available for the à la carte restaurants

    Splash Water Park
    Splash Water Park is 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 and Riu Bambu.

    Riu Pool Party
    This area hosts large parties 3- 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 and Riu Bambu, so come out and enjoy the fun!

    2024 Resort Discount Credits
    3-6 nights: $1,355. 7 or more nights: $2,135

    Resort credits can be used at the Renova Spa, Scuba Caribe, Weddings by RIU, Punta Blanca Golf Club (PUJ), Europcar Rent a Car, Photography, Chocolateria or Diamante Casino. Booking Window: Now - December 22, 2024. Travel Period: Now - December 23, 2024

    Terms and Conditions: Applies to USA. Guests can check the resort credits through RIU App. The total of credits is per room, per stay, for guests 21 and older. Resort Credits are non-transferable, non-cumulative, non-refundable, non-combinable 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.

    Hotel Updates

    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 8 pm to midnight.

    RIU Exchange Privileges in Punta Cana
    Guests staying at Riu Palace Bavaro can now enjoy the facilities at Riu Palace Punta Cana, Riu Bambu. Breakfast and dinner must be taken at the booked hotel. Lunch, snacks and drinks can be enjoyed at the hotels where exchange privileges are included.

    Students/Spring Breaker Policy
    All Student / Spring Breaker Group reservations are strictly On Request and will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis by Riu Sales. RIU Hotels & Resorts reserves the right of admission and may reject any request at its sole discretion.
    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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