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Hotel Riu Palace Macao

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Selkirk
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We were with family to celebrate a wedding. Beautiful weather, fantastic dining at multiple restaurants. Staff was more than will to go that extra mile. A little steep in price, but a good bang for the buck.

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Manchester, CT
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This is a long, overdue review of the Riu Palace Macao. I have vacationed here two times within the past few years. The first trip was excellent, so I returned with a few more guests for trip number two. (Both trips were prior to all the construction I have been reading on here). The people who work here really go...

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

12 of us went on this trip. Excellent resort. Adults only. Small resort so it was quiet. The food was excellent and the staff were fantastic. Pool area was very nice and not crowded. Great swim up bar. Resort is right on the beach and we had fantastic weather.

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1Thank Paul C
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Everything about Riu Palace Macao was amazing! From the minute that we set foot in the Dominican Republic, until we left, it was pure paradise! The beaches were clean, the pools were spectacular, the MOJITOS were the best that we had ever had, room was clean and well stocked, wifi was prefect and our view wasn't horrible either.

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Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Transportation: We strongly encourage you to have this figured out. We used Island Sun. The transportation between the airport and resort was on time and it was nice to have that all arranged and taken care of. Excursion: We would highly recommend the Jungle Rally VIP tour. We had the opportunity to visit a beautiful beach, and then travel through...

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2Thank wkgano
Newmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Having just read some of the recent reviews everyone is entitled to their opinion of hotels and you can't please all of the people all of the time everyone has different standards etc. As I have. But I have to say I loved this hotel. I asked for a top floor room before travelling did not hear back from hotel...

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Elmsdale, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

There are a lot of positives at this resort. Some very good food, excellent service and of course the amazing beach. We were worried we might end up with a musty smell in our room after reading reviews and unfortunately we did. We probably could have paid extra for an upgrade but decided to grin and bear it since we...

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2Thank goodnewfie
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our first RIU experience and we were not disappointed! Property/Upkeep: The resort grounds were absolutely beautiful and very clean. The staff was constantly waking around making sure everything was clean and up to par. Beach/Pool: The beach was nothing short of amazing and very picturesque. Beautiful white sand with more than enough loungers to go around. My boyfriend...

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2Thank Mercedes L
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family & I were there for 5 days & although we had a great time, there were a couple of things that I felt needed some improvement . First, the good things....the staff was absolutely wonderful!! They were very friendly & accommodating & we couldn't have been more pleased with the way we were treated with the exception of...

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2Thank Kimberly L
Bartonville, Illinois
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was such a different choice for us. RIU Palace Macao is a smaller resort. You don't have far at all to walk to get to the beach unlike some resorts where it feels like a mile or more, we loved that about this place! No reservations required for dinner which was another plus. Your allowed in a few other...

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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Located on Arena Gorda Beach in Punta Cana. * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach. * Within the Riu Resort, along with the Riu Palace Punta Cana, Riu Palace Bavaro, Riu Naiboa and the ClubHotel Riu Bambu. * The Splash Water World will be opened from 1st November 2016 * 3-storey building. Colonial style architecture. * Surrounded by 30,000 m2 / 36,000 sq. yards of palm groves alongside the beach. 50 km / 31 miles from Higey. 200 m / 660 ft. from Caribbean Street. 30 km / 19 miles from Punta Cana Int'l. Airport. * Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Palace Macao

Address: Playa Arena Gorda | Punta Cana, Punta Cana 35100, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: £152 - £315 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riu Palace Macao 4*
Number of rooms: 364
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Also Known As:
Riu Palace Macao Hotel Punta Cana
Riu Palace Macao Punta Cana
Riu Palace Punta Cana
Rui Palace Punta Cana
Hotel Style:
#19 Romantic Hotel in Punta Cana
#35 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#35 Family Hotel in Punta Cana
#36 Luxury Hotel in Punta Cana
#36 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
#36 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
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“Avoid ground floor”
Tara0619, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“Some of the first floor rooms had a little musty damp smell at first.”
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“Request a room with a view!”
727melissam, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask if there is construction by your room!!!!”
kimberlyl224, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a good A/C and not one facing the property next door that is under construction”
bender95, 22 May 2017 | Read review
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