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Playa De Arena Gorda  
Punta Cana 
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

TripAdvisor Rating 4 of 5 stars

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You can enjoy a perfect holiday by the Dominican Republic’s most famous beach. Its facilities include everything you might need to spend wonderful days relaxing.You can also enjoy the stunning beauty of Punta Cana’s beaches, considered to be among the most spectacular in the world, surrounded by the distinctive Caribbean landscape of coconut palms, sugar cane fields and amazing spots such as the Altos de Chavón, Saona Island and the Punta Cana Ecological Reserve, home to the most varied plants and animals in the area and an 8-km coral reef.

The Resort offers Weekly “RIU Get Together Party” and Free access to “RIU Pool Party” at RIU Complex (Mondays & Fridays).
Admission to the Jungle Party on Mondays and the Pink Party on Fridays includes free transportation to and from the venue as well as access to drinks and snacks while on premises. This entertainment concept is available to guests over 18 years of age.

Please note: In-room mini bar and dispenser are temporarily not available due to safety protocols
Location: Beach
  • Student groups/spring breakers (either groups or individuals) disturbing or generating complaints from other guests or hotel may be removed from the property, at their own expense. Parties in rooms are not allowed.
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Accessible facilities
  • Baggage hold
  • Beauty shop/salon†
  • Bell staff/porter
  • Bilingual staff
  • Car rental desk†
  • Children not allowed
  • Concierge desk
  • COVID test onsite

Standard Courtyard View

Bedding: 2 Double beds or 1 king bed. Bedding not guaranteed and available upon check in.

Occupancy limits: 3 adults, 0 children, 3 total combined.

This is an adults only hotel, No children are allowed.

View: Courtyard

Additional amenities- Liquor dispenser

Standard

Bedding: 2 Double beds or 1 king bed. Bedding not guaranteed and available upon check in.

Occupancy limits: 3 adults, 0 children, 3 total combined.

This is an adults only hotel, No children are allowed.

Additional amenities- Liquor dispenser

Standard Oceanview

Bedding: 1 King bed or 2 double beds. Bedding not guaranteed and available upon check in.

Occupancy limits: 2 adults, 0 children, 2 total combined.

This is an adults only hotel, No children are allowed.

View: Ocean view

Additional amenities- Liquor dispenser

Triple Room

Bedding: 2 Double beds and 1 sofa bed. Bedding not guaranteed and available upon check in.

Occupancy limits: 4 adults, 0 children, 4 total combined.

This is an adults only hotel, No children are allowed.

Additional amenities- Liquor dispenser

Two Bedroom Family Room

Bedding: 1 King bed and 1 sofa bed in the master room and 2 double beds in the second room.

Occupancy limits: 6 adults, 0 children, 6 total combined.

This is an adults only hotel, No children are allowed.

Additional amenities- Liquor dispenser

Suite

Bedding: 1 king sized bed.

Occupancy limits: 2 adults.

These 55-m2 rooms have everything you need to guarantee you are as comfortable as possible during your stay in Punta Cana.

Suite Ocean View

Bedding: 1 king sized bed.

Occupancy limits: 2 adults.

The suite ocean view at the Hotel Riu Republica have everything you need to enjoy a marvelous holiday.

Standard Partial Ocean View

Bedding: 2 Double beds or 1 king bed. 
Occupancy limits: 2 adults,0 children,2 total.

The suite ocean view at the Hotel Riu Republica have everything you need to enjoy a marvelous holiday.

Various Bars

- Coco's Bar on the Beach
- Macao Bar
- Aquatic Bar
- Poolside bar with plaza and stage


Various Restaurants

Main Restaurant:
- Breakfast: Full American breakfast buffet, live cooking stations, fruit, juices and Cava
- Lunch: Hot and cold buffet and live cooking stations Jerk station Pizzas, pasta, salads and assorted desserts 
- Dinner: Buffets and live cooking stations. Special evenings: themed buffet (three times a week)

Various restaurants section:
- Asian restaurant (buffet) 
- Italian restaurant (buffet) 
- Two Kulinarium restaurants (à la carte) 
- Indian restaurant (buffet)
- Spanish restaurant (à la carte, buffet starters and dessert) 
- Steakhouse (à la carte) 
Romantic open air dinner (reservations required, additional charge)


  • Direct access to a beach
  • Garden
  • Gym
  • Motorized Water Sports†
  • Pool
    There are 3 swimming pools on the property.
  • Table tennis
  • Volleyball

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† Fees may apply
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