Hotel Riu Palace Punta Cana is located in holiday area Punta Cana on the Dominican Republic’s eastern coast. The hotel is part of RIU Resort with four sister hotels and is situated on the beautiful Playa Arena Gorda beach, which stretsches for 26 km. The colourful Caribbean Street is 700 m away and offers the following shared facilities: gym, hairdresser, jeweller’s, chemist’s, photo studio, a variety of shops, Pacha discotheque. The small town of El Cortecito (approx. 10 min. by car) has several restaurants and beach bars. Shopping centre is 2 km away


Good to Know:

  • Constructed in: 2006 Riu
  • Hotel since: 2006



  • All meals, snacks, domestic and imported alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages in all hotel bars and restaurants.
  • Snacks and drinks 24 hours a day.
  • Regularly refilled minibar and liquor dispensor in the guest rooms.
  • In-room safe.
  • Free sports, activities and entertainment programme as described.
  • Free health & beauty facilities as described.
  • WiFi in the lobby for 90 consecutive minutes per day.


Location Information:

  • Directly on the beach Playa Arena Gorda
  • Next Village / Location El Cortecito 10.0 km approx.
  • Next City Higüey 40.0 km approx.
  • Airport Punta Cana International (PUJ) 25.0 km approx.


Accommodation and Amenities

  • 612 guest rooms
  • Turndown service
  • Bathroom with hydromassage bathtub and double wash basin
  • Hairdryer
  • 110 V
  • Telephone
  • Central air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar\
  • Liquor dispenser
  • Coffee maker
  • Satellite TV (flat screen)
  • In-room safe
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Inter-connecting rooms available
  • Junior suites with:
  • Integrated lounge area with 2 steps between levels, with sofa or sofa bed
  • 2 beds (125 x 200 cm) or 1 king-size bed (200 x 200 cm)



Room Category Descriptions:
  • Junior suites with:
    • Integrated lounge area with 2 steps between levels, with sofa or sofa bed
    • 2 beds (125 x 200 cm) or 1 king-size bed (200 x 200 cm)
  • Suites with:
    • Bathroom with hydromassage bathtub, shower cubicle, bidet and bathrobe
    • Integrated lounge area with sofa, with 2 steps between levels
    • 1 king-size bed (200 x 200 cm)
    • Dressing room
    • Suites equipped with whirlpool bath available


  • Don Manuel Main restaurant
  • La Bodega Brazilian restaurant
  • Krystal Fusion restaurant
  • Yokohama Japanese restaurant
  • Luigi Italian restaurant
  • La Altagracia Poolside restaurant/Theme restaurant


  • Los Rosario Lounge bar With terrace, stage and AC. Open from 18.00-24.00h.
  • Perico Chicote Lobby bar With AC. Open from 10.00-24.00h.
  • Sports Bar With TV and AC. Open from 0.00-24.00h. All Inclusive 24h (drinks and snacks).
  • Saona Poolside bar w/ swim-up bar Open from 10.00-18.00h.
  • Plaza Bar Open from 18.00-24.00h.


  • Nightly and evening entertainment
  • Land sports
  • Water Sports


  • Wellness center
  • Massage rooms
  • Hairdresser
  • Steam bath
  • Gym
  • Massage on the beach
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