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Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Spent a week with the family. Service was exceptional, food was good. Overall you cannot beat the value. Will definitely return in the near future. One Happy Island! Suite is very large and well appointed,

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West Rutland, Vermont
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We vacationed in Aruba with our 8 year old and our 19 year old in June. We stayed at the Riu Palace. It is a beautiful location and on first glance a beautiful hotel. The arrival was nice as we were greeted with a drink and a cool towel upon arrival. The entryway was absolutely gorgeous.We asked for an extra...

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We came here a few months ago with a family of just 7, this including two grandparents and usually our holidays are normally a lot of our family, sometimes around 16/17 of us. When we first arrived we were greeted with drinks and towels. The check in was quick and easy. We were escorted to our room and out bags...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Went for my honeymoon. Well maintained hotel. 5 star rating. alot of food options, and you get acces to riu atlantis buffet n hotel.beaches are clean n clear water. Modren rooms. Planing to go back again next year.

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Hockessin, Delaware
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

BEST ALL-INCLUSIVE IN ARUBA!!!!! Seasoned travelers, mom and adult daughter traveled from Delaware, (Del-A-Where?) USA to the Aruba Riu Palace, November 11th to November 28th. We chose Aruba as it guarantees Sun, Fun and Whatever You Are Looking for in a vacation to an all-inclusive hotel on a Caribbean Island in the month of November. (Our last years 2015 Cancun...

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Hampton Bays, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

All inclusive,did not measure up to Le Occidental which we did last time.We would not do all inclusive again unless if going with large group of people. Better to go into town for food.Hotel too large

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

All-Inclusive. This is the family hotel & kids were well behaved. Had a great time. Very clean - hotel itself & room Stood at this hotel 3x - had enjoyable, relaxing time each time. People nice and friendly. Food very good. Something for everyone. Ate at the buffet on 1st floor - service terrific. Breakfast and Dinner. Had lunch at...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I booked our wedding here at the RIU and boy did we ever regret it, and so did our 50 guests. 8 of us stayed for 2 weeks and the rest stayed for 1 week this November. We did a destination wedding to avoid stress and hassle but that is all we got at this hotel. Let’s...

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North Ridgeville, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If I could rate this with halves I would likely give it a 3.5/5 instead of just a 3, for what that's worth. The good: the pool area, bars, staff, are fantastic. The only downside for any of the outdoors is how quickly the chairs go around the beach and the pool but that's to be expected at any resort...

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RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Palace Aruba, responded to this review

Dear guest, We would like to thank you for choosing RIU Hotels and Resorts for your holidays and for taking the time to give us your valued feedback. For us every comment is helpful in improving the hotel’s services and for ongoing and future staff training. On the one hand, we would like to thank you for bringing up your...

White Plains, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly, let me start by saying I NEVER WRITE REVIEWS but for this matter I felt it was important other travelers didn't have once in a lifetime memories ruined by this hotel the way I did. STAY AWAY FROM THIS HOTEL! I have been to 2 star holiday inns that are better than this. I wrote a long note to...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
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  • Beachfront
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  • Spa
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
> * Opened: summer 2007> * Situated in Palm Beach on the island of Aruba> * Two 10-story buildings, one 8-story building> * Located on the beach> * Complimentary sun loungers and parasols on the beach> * 4 km / 2.48 Miles from Oranjestad> * 700 m / 2296.7 Ft. From various shops> * 10 km / 6.21 Miles from the airport> * Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Diners ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Palace Aruba

Address: J.E. Irausquin Boulevard 79 | Palm Beach - Palm Beach, Palm - Eagle Beach, Aruba (Formerly Aruba Grand Beach Resort)
Region: Caribbean > Aruba > Palm - Eagle Beach
Price Range: £337 - £583 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Hotel Riu Palace Aruba 4.5*
Number of rooms: 450
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Also Known As:
Riu Palace Aruba Hotel Palm/Eagle Beach
Riu Aruba
Riu Palace Aruba Resort
Hotel Riu Palace Aruba Palm - Eagle Beach
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#10 Luxury Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#12 Spa Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#13 Top resorts Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#16 Romantic Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
#18 Family Hotel in Palm - Eagle Beach
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“Pay the extra for a suite if travelling with your kids”
 of 5 bubbles EuropeanGourmand, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Good views all rooms,you don't spend your day in your room.Get extra pillows,too small,get extra blanket, don't fit the bed right.”
 of 5 bubbles ToniQ60, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“pay for upgrade”
 of 5 bubbles _rdarocha60, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“request for a newer building if you still choose to travel/choose this resort.”
 of 5 bubbles nutella2586, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“ensure to be in the newer building of the 3 buildings”
 of 5 bubbles bur2n85, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
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