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    ClubHotel Riu Bambu

    Playa Arena Gorda, Punta Cana 23000, Dominican Republic
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          Overview
          • Excellent28%
          • Very good34%
          • Average20%
          • Poor9%
          • Terrible6%
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          “deluxe room” (166 reviews)
          “palm trees” (250 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Family Rooms
          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
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          Dry Cleaning
          Tennis Court
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          Private Balcony
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          Reviewed 31 July 2008

          We have just returned from our 8 night vacation at Riu Bambu. Here is my report.Hope it's helpful. ARRIVAL-at the airport went smooth and quickly.The only drawback was immediatly being hit up for a tip by entertainers,guys wanting to carry your bags and a lady...More

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          Reviewed 30 July 2008

          Let me first start by saying that some people are just plain ridiculous!!! I just got back from the Riu Bambu and before going was very nervous due to such negative reviews on this site. I read over and over again that no one spoke...More

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          Reviewed 23 July 2008

          That I have to agree with the other bad reviews on this site about this hotel. I was mortified when I read the poor reviews about this hotel after booking a £2.5k trip there, but hoped for the best. The best I did not get....More

          Helpful?4  
          Reviewed 21 July 2008

          For our first anniversary,my husband and I stayed 12 nights at the Bambu. We both had a wonderful time, we are 31 and 32. The endless beach with white sand and turquoise water is the most beautiful beach I've ever seen. You can walk for...More

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          Reviewed 21 July 2008

          We stayed at the Riu Bambu for a wedding and I enjoyed my stay... the only complaint we had was the awful beds! By the end of the week we both had kinks in our shoulder/backs. The service was friendly, rooms were cleaned well daily,...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Parking
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Breakfast included
          • Babysitting
          • Airport Transportation
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Concierge
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Tennis Court
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$141 - US$374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #65 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
          • #68 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
          • #68 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 740
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          • Location
          • Caribbean >
          • Dominican Republic >
          • La Altagracia Province >
          • Punta Cana
          • Also Known As
          • Riu Bambu Punta Cana ,
          • Riu Bambu Dominican Republic
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          Traveller (5990)
          Pool & Beach (1791)
          Room & Suite (675)
          Dining (589)
          Hotel & Grounds (3240)
          Family and Play Areas (113)
          Bathroom (86)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (22)
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          jonesy456
          When will the hotel be closing for refurbishment and when will it be back open?
          25 May 2017|
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          Nicole H
          Is there a forum similar to cancuncare where you can chat with guests that will be visiting this resort during the same week as each other?
          24 May 2017|
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          tjgfitness
          have all the rooms been refurbished now. I see there is a deluxe rooms and a double. is there much difference. thanks
          23 May 2017|
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