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Riu Palace Macao, Punta CanaRiu Palace Macao, Punta CanaRiu Palace Macao, Punta Cana

Riu Palace Macao, Punta Cana

Adults Only
Stylish á la carte restaurantsExtensive spa facilities and optionsHighly recommended by past Vacation Express travelers
Wide selection of room types and locationsRelaxed evening entertainmentResorts exclusively for adults
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 Macao is an all-inclusive, adults-only (18+) hotel in the Riu Resort complex, located in beautiful Punta Cana. Elegance and comfort meet an abundance of activities, setting the tone for a perfect vacation. The tropical landscape combined with Riu Pool Parties, Splash Water World and a host of other recreational options make this a fun and active Dominican paradise. Upgrade your stay in an Elite Club by Riu room for premium room locations, Elite Club access, exclusive beach area, bars and more!


All-Inclusive PlanBeachfront476 Rooms4 Floors7 Restaurants8 BarsAdults OnlyActiveCasual2023 Last Renovation4 PoolsRiu Pool PartiesSplash Water World


A beachy paradise plus a full-service spa and fitness center, water sports both motorized and non-motorized, and nightly fun and entertainment — a disco provides all night fun, and Riu Palace Macao guests enjoy privileges within the RIU resort complex. As the centerpiece of the sprawling RIU Resort Punta Cana, guests of the Riu Palace Macao may avail themselves of the many facilities at Riu Bambu. In keeping with the exclusivity of the Riu Palace Macao, guests of the other hotels in the resort complex are not permitted to use the facilities at the Riu Palace Macao. 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.

Hotel Updates

Riu Palace Macao was recently renovated and reopened for guests in late 2023.
    What's New?
  • NEWLY designed rooms and common areas
  • NEW Mixologist at lobby bar featuring a daily signature drink
  • NEW In-room TV Casting; stream your favorite content from your own device
  • UPGRADED Capuchino Bar menu including vegetarian options
  • NEW sports bar
  • NEW Pepe’s food by the pool
  • NEW Wine menu ($)
  • NEW Spa for all guests in the Punta Cana RIU Complex
    What's changing in the rooms?
  • Natural colors, modern patterns and the layout
  • All furniture and doors are being replaced
  • Complete floor tile & bathroom renovation
    Exclusive services for the guests staying in “Elite Club by RIU” rooms include:
  • Premium room locations
  • Exclusive lounge at the lobby and beach area with private bar
  • Access to exclusive, premium branded drinks at select bars
  • Upgraded in-room liquor dispenser with premium brands
  • Upgraded mini-bar with snacks and bottle of wine
  • Confirmed late check out until 1PM and early check-in based on availability
  • Dedicated check-in area & Elite Club wristband
  • In-room aromatherapy and exclusive welcome gift
  • Dinner reservation available for the à la carte restaurants through the Riu App
  • Upgraded room service menu with variety of choices from specialty restaurant
  • Exclusive Elite Club à la carte restaurant for dinner
  • Exclusive restaurant for breakfast, including à la carte menu options

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. 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.

    Enhanced amenities order to raise the experience to the next level, including:
  • A welcome glass of sparkling wine and a cold face towel
  • Elevated concierge service
  • Premium liquor throughout the hotel (including in-room liquor dispensers)
  • Bathrobes
  • Premium wine list ($)
  • Romantic dinner on the beach ($)
All RIU Palace Hotels offer complimentary Wi-Fi in select public areas and in the rooms.

RIU Exchange Privileges in Punta Cana:
Guests staying at all 3 of Palace properties can now enjoy the facilities across all properties in the complex (Riu Palace Bavaro, 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. Riu Palace Macao is exclusive to adults over 18 years old.

Riu Pool Party - Now Open
The RIU Pool Party has started in Punta Cana! This new area will host large parties 3- 4 times a week with local and international DJs, exciting lighting and sound effects, 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, so come out and enjoy the fun!

Current Promotions

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 Ren a Car, Photography, Chocolateria and 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.

Students/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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