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Get an overview of this hotelPunta Cana's luxury beachfront property all Jr Suites & Suites with jetted-tubs.

Oceanfront nerby Golf

Situated in Punta Cana's pristine Bavaro beach, this property is one of Riu's 5 resort complex, gain access to all of them. This resort is nearby Punta Blanca, White Sands and cocotal golf courses.

Riu's Upscale All-Inc

Delight yourself with 24 hours of All-inclusive: 4 à la carte specialty restaurants, 1 international buffet, a poolside snack-bar, 4 bars and an IceCream parlor. Gain acces to Riu's 5 resort and casino complex.

518 suites

Garden or ocean view,all guestrooms have an integrated lounge area with a relaxation sofa completed with liquor dispensers, soft drinks and satellite TV. Enjoy a ravishing bathroom with hydro massage bathtub. Free WiFi is in all rooms.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • All meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 24-hour room service

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old

Hotel Amenities

Riu Palace Bavaro, only 30minutes away from the airport, is Riu’s newly born concept where luxury meets modernity right on Arena Gorda beach. Enjoy the world-renowned Riu Quality Service and the comfort of a Riu Palace, now with a dash of posh. Surrounded by lush gardens and within the Riu's Complex, this 4-storey property gains you access to all other 4 resorts.

In this upscale All-inclusive you can choose from the very vast international cuisine at the hotel’s main restaurant. However, you can also enjoy avant-garde cuisine at the fusion-food restaurant, Krystal, Japanese cooking at Geisha, traditional Italian at La Bambola or a delicious steak dinner at the Steak House. The hotel also offers a variety of 4 bars, a 24Hr Sport Bar, plus your very own lounge area within your room; where liquor dispensers and minibar with beer and soft-drinks are regularly replenished.

Riu Palace’s All inclusive plan also includes several activities and entertainment choices. Take advantage of the fully equipped Gym, steam bath and Jacuzzi. Play tennis in one of our 4 courts. You can also enjoy windsurfing, kayaking, snorkeling and 1 introductory scuba diving lesson. Enjoy daytime entertainment for both children and adults. At night prepare you dance moves and enjoy Pacha night club or try your luck at the Casino at Riu Palace Macao.

  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 4 
  • Business center 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Waterslide 
  • Water park 
  • Free water park access 
  • Children's club 
  • Total number of rooms - 518 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Free self parking 
  • Conference space 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Garden 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Year Built 2011 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Sauna 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Children's pool 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Water park access (complimentary)  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Waterslide  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Free WiFi 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room safe 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Room service (24 hours) 

Where to Eat

Delight yourself with 24 hours of All-inclusive and room service.

Breakfast Riu style at the Montecristo, hotel’s main restaurant, where a large variety of products and “on the spot cooking” suits all pallets. Start fresh with a wide selection of fruits, cereals, juices, bread, pastries, pancakes, all style eggs and specialty dishes. Begin by toasting off the day with a glass of Cava sparkling wine or mimosas.

Have lunch by the pool at Taino, restaurant and snack bar, or come back to the resort’s main restaurant and enjoy another great selection of regional and international dishes. You will be amazed by the ever changing variety and “live cooking”.

Detour from your way and stop at “Capuchino”, our patisserie & IceCream parlor or find your way to one of the resort’s 4 bars.

Dinner reservations? Choose from 4 à la carte specialty restaurants or go back to Montecristo where theme nights are displayed three times a week. Immerse in sensorial rejoicing and try out Krystal fusion restaurant; foodies will experience syncretism of cuisine styles. Other fine dining options include traditional Italian cuisine at La Bámbola, prime time at the Steak-house and exotic Geisha, our Japanese proposition.

Entertainment

Riu Palace Bavaro’s entertainment is suitable for couples, families and groups of friends. From relax zones, where noise will not get in the way with your Zen, to sports and RiuLand children program. Celebrate your own Olympiad and have an “all-around” competition including tennis, table tennis, beach and pool volleyball, water-polo, kayaking, windsurfing, body-board, horse riding and many other activities. Golf lovers can swing away in world-renowned courses like Punta Blanca, White Sands and Cocotal, some of them with different routes (green fee applies).

Activities continue later on at night with the night shows and live music. Bring your dance moves to Pacha and enjoy a Caribbean style night club. Give your luck a try and experience El Millón petit tropical Casino.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Reflexology 
  • Body wraps 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.
This hotel has a strict no-party policy. One guest per room must be at least 21 years of age to check in March 1 to April 30. Guests who book specifically to attend parties will not be allowed to check in. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.

No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • All Inclusive Bavaro
  • Bavaro All Inclusive
  • Bavaro Palace
  • Bavaro Palace All Inclusive
  • Palace Bavaro
  • Palace Riu Bavaro
  • Riu Bavaro
  • Riu Bavaro Palace
  • Riu Palace Bavaro
  • Riu Palace Bavaro All Inclusive

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

Resort Credit Promotion

Book a 4-7 night minimum stay in any room or rate category for travel May 1 – December 23, 2016, and receive up to USD 2,000 in Resort Credit coupons for select services. Coupons can be applied as follows:

  • USD 240 resort credit at Renova Spa (2 USD 35 coupons for Renova Spa Massage, 2 USD 25 coupons for Hot Stone Cure Stress Massage, 2 USD 15 coupons for Aromatherapy Massage, 2 USD 15 coupons for Body Wrap, 2 USD 15 coupons for Spa Pedicure, 2 USD 15 coupons for Wash, Dry, Hair mask; limited to 1 coupon per service/person)
  • USD 190 resort credit at Scuba Caribe (2 USD 50 coupons for PADI Open Water Diver, 2 USD 30 coupons for Bavaro Discover BBQ Experience, 2 USD 10 coupons for Bavaro Discovery and Swim with the Sharks, 2 USD 5 coupons for Bávaro Discovery; limited to 1 coupon per service/person)
  • USD 80 resort credit with a 4-6 night stay or USD 140 resort credit with a 7-night minimum stay at Diamante Casino (1 USD 10 coupon per person/night valid for match play)
  • USD 570 resort credit with a 4-6 night stay or USD 1,140 resort credit with a 7-night minimum stay valid at Punta Blanca Golf Club (1 USD 95 coupon per round of golf/person; includes transfer from hotel to Punta Blanca; 18 holes golf round, practice balls, electric golf car, water, soda, and cold towel at the end of tee time)
  • USD 100 resort credit with a 4-6 night stay or USD 200 resort credit with a 7-night minimum stay at Weddings by RIU for Royal and Caprice Wedding Packages (limited to 1 coupon per wedding)
  • USD 90 resort credit with a 4-6 night stay or USD 180 resort credit with a 7-night minimum stay at Europcar (1 USD 30 coupon per room/day to be used in economy car rental)
  • USD 50 resort credit at Antillana Fotografía (1 USD 50 coupon for the Sea Package per service)
Guests will receive coupons at check-in. The total of credits is per room, based on double occupancy. Resort Credit is non-transferable, non-cumulative, and cannot be used for future stays. Resort Credit can be used for selected services. Not applicable to travel agent rate, tour operator employee rate, FAM Trips, complimentary stays, or prepaid wedding packages. This promotion is subject to availability and can change without previous notice. Other restrictions may apply.

USD35 Spa Credit Offer in Renova Spa

Book a stay in any room or rate category January 1, 2016 – December 31, 2016, for travel within the same period, and receive a USD35 spa credit for duration of 80 minutes, per person, per stay.

Must book this rate plan to receive benefits. Spa credit redemption details provided at check-in. Spa appointment may be required. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

Resort Credit Special Offer

Book a stay for 4 - 6 nights in any room or rate category, for travel December 23, 2016 - December 23, 2017, and receive USD 1,300 in resort credit coupons for select services, including USD 240 for Renova Spa; USD 190 for Scuba Caribe; USD 80 for Diamante Casino; USD 570 for Punta Blanca Golf; USD 100 for Weddings by Riu; USD 90 for Rent-a-car services; and USD 50 for Antillana Fotografia.

Resort credit and redemption details provided at check-in. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. Credit cannot be exchanged for cash and is non-cumulative, non-refundable, non-transferable, and cannot be combined. Total amount of credit is per room and for guests 21 and older. Resort credit cannot be applied towards room rate or tax. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.

Resort Credit Special Offer

Book a stay for 7+ nights in any room or rate category, for travel December 23, 2016 - December 23, 2017, and receive USD 2,100 in resort credit couons for select services, including USD 240 for Renova Spa; USD 190 for Scuba Caribe; USD 140 for Diamante Casino; USD 1,140 for Punta Blanca Golf; USD 200 for Weddings by Riu; USD 180 for Rent-a-car services; and USD 50 for Antillana Fotografia.

Resort credit and redemption details provided at check-in. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. Credit cannot be exchanged for cash and is non-cumulative, non-refundable, non-transferable, and cannot be combined. Total amount of credit is per room and for guests 21 and older. Resort credit cannot be applied towards room rate or tax. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.


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