Riu Republica
Playa Arena Gorda
Bavaro, Punta Cana

The Riu Republica is located on the Macao beachfront in Punta Cana. Thanks to the All Inclusive 24-hour service, guests can taste the delicious Dominican cuisine at the hotel's buffet restaurant as well as eat at its Italian and Asian theme restaurants or at the Grill-Steakhouse by the pool. This resort also features a number of bars where guests can enjoy refreshing cocktails at any time of day.  

The Riu Republica's location is ideal for water sports and all kinds of outdoor activities. So if you wish you can join RIU's entertainment program, which includes windsurfing, kayaking, snorkeling and even an introductory diving lesson in the pool, among other sports such as water polo, handball, gymnastics, aqua gym, LTB& And for anyone looking for more fun at night, there is a lively nightclub and the evening program of live music and shows.  

Nearby the hotel you will find a wide range of external services such as tennis courts and golf courses. 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 Chavn, 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.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations (1007)
  • Activities
  • Activities Desk
  • Aerobic Classes
  • Aerobics (aqua)
  • Bar (swim-up)
  • Bars
  • Beach (onsite)
  • Beauty Salon
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Concierge
  • Disco/Nightclub
  • Dive Center ($)
  • Doctor (on call) ($)
  • Dry Cleaning Services ($)
  • Elevators
  • Entertainment
  • Exercise Classes
  • Fitness Center
  • Front Desk (24-hour)
  • Gift Shop
  • Golf (nearby) ($)
  • Internet Access (wireless)
  • Laundry Service ($)
  • Massage Services ($)
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Parking
  • Pool (outdoor)
  • Poolside Beverage Service
  • Poolside Grill
  • Poolside Meal Service
  • Restaurants
  • Rooms
  • Safe Deposit Box (front desk)
  • Security (24-hour)
  • Snack Bar
  • Spa ($)
  • Suites
  • Sundries Shop
  • Tours & Excursions ($)
  • Towels (pool)
  • Umbrellas (beach/pool)
  • Volleyball (beach)
  • Watersports (non-motorized)
  • Wedding Coordinator ($)
  • Wedding Site ($)
Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

Wedding, Adults Only, All Inclusive, Beach, Spa, Dive, Golf, Honeymoon, Romance and Couples Only.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• This is an adults only hotel, exclusive to adults over 18 years old. Children are not allowed.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2017:  

• Double Garden View - 3 adults.  

• Double Courtyard View - 3 adults.  

• Double Room Ocean View - 2 adults.  

• Triple Room - 4 adults.  

• Two Bedroom Family Room - 6 adults.  

Please Note:  

• Triple Room requires a minimum of 3 adults.  

• Two Bedroom Family Room required a minimum of 4 adults.  

2018 The 2018 maximum occupancies have not been received yet, please use the 2017 maximum occupancies as a guideline. This information is subject to change.  

Double Courtyard View, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 double beds or 1 king size bed, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, coffee maker, satellite flat screen television, in-room safe, iron and ironing board, coffee maker. Bathroom equipped with shower, double sink, hairdryer, vanity mirror and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with courtyard view.  

Double Garden View, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 double beds or 1 king size bed, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, coffee maker, satellite flat screen television, in- room safe, iron and ironing board, coffee maker.  

• Bathroom equipped with shower, double sink, hair dryer, vanity mirror and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with garden view.  

Double Ocean View, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 1 king size bed, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, coffee maker, satellite flat screen television, in-room safe, iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with shower, double sink, hairdryer, vanity mirror and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with ocean view.  

Triple Room, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 double beds and sofa-bed, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini- bar and liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen television, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board, coffee makes. Bathroom equipped with shower, double- sink, hairdryer, vanity mirror and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace.  

Two Bedroom Family Room, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 bedrooms one with 1 king size bed and sofa bed, and second with 2 double beds, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen television, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board, coffee maker. 2 bathrooms, both with shower, double-sink, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace.  

All accommodations include: shower (private), safety deposit box, smoke detector, air conditioning, telephone, alarm clock, television (remote controlled, satellite), balcony, turndown service, bathrobes, ceiling fan, coffee/tea maker, housekeeping, internet access (wireless), iron, ironing board, maid service, non-smoking accommodations, safe (in accommodation) and accommodations (for physically challenged guests).  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Lobby Bar  

Poolside Bar, poolside bar with swim-up bar.  

Buffet, Buffets and live cooking stations.  

Lounge Bar, Lounge Bar with terrace.  

Italian Restaurant, Italian specialties served in a buffet setting. Formal dress required for dinner.  

Sports Bar, open 24 hours, All Inclusive service.  

Grill And Steakhouse, a la carte.  

Please Note:  

• In the past specialty restaurants required reservations.  

• Effective immediately (November 2016) the specialty restaurants no longer require reservations. Guests will now be accommodated on a first-come-first-serve basis within the restaurant(s) normal operating hours.  

Add-On Package (Honeymoon and Romance Package 2017-2018) (back to top)

HONEYMOON AND ROMANCE PACKAGE 2017-2018  

Booking Dates: 01/01/2017 - 12/23/2018 Travel Dates: 01/01/2017 - 12/23/2018  

Package Inclusions:  

• Surprise welcome gift in their room  

• Small bottle of rum  

• King bed (subject to availability at time of check-in)  

• Late check-out (subject to availability at time of departure)  

• Complimentary upgrade to next available room category (subject to availability and upon request)  

• A $35.00 USD spa credit in Ocean Harmony massage for two (50 min), per adult, per person, per stay. This discount does not apply with other promotions and discounts  

Please Note:  

• Spa credit redeemable at Renova Spa Riu Palace Bavaro.  

• Marriage certificate required. Must be issued within the past 90 days.  

Specialty Package (All Inclusive Package 2017-2018) (back to top)

ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE 2017-2018  

Booking Dates: 01/01/2017 - 12/23/2018 Travel Dates: 01/01/2017 - 12/23/2018  

Package Inclusions:  

• All meals and snacks  

• All accommodation, taxes and tips included.  

• Breakfast:  

• Full American breakfast buffet, live cooking stations Continental breakfast/snacks  

• Lunch:  

• Hot and cold buffet and live cooking stations Pizzas, pasta, salads and assorted desserts  

• Dinner:  

• Buffets and live cooking stations  

• Special evenings:  

• themed buffets (three times a week)  

• Optional a la carte dining:  

• Asian restaurant (buffet) Italian restaurant (a la carte, buffet starters and dessert) Grill and steakhouse (a la carte)  

• Snacks 24 hours a day  

• Beverages:  

• Unlimited local and imported beverages 24 hours a day Premium branded drinks throughout hotel Mini-bar and regularly restocked liquor dispenser  

• In-room safe  

• Sports and activities:  

• Table tennis, workout, water polo, volleyball RiuFit: backfit, aquagym, stretching, bums-legs-tums windsurfing, kayaking, pedaloes, snorkelling equipment, an introductory scuba diving lesson in pool, gym, steam bath, whirlpool bath  

• Entertainment:  

• Daytime entertainment programme (daily) Live music, Riu evening programme or shows (daily) Free entry to discotheque and drinks (open 6 nights a week)  

Please Note:  

• All hotel guests are required to wear an "All Inclusive" wristband for identification purposes.  

• Formal dress required for dinner. Main restaurant:  

• gentlemen no sleeveless T-shirts. Theme restaurants:  

• gentlemen no sleeveless T-shirts, long trousers.  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Bonus Features (back to top)

 

Bonus Features:  

 

• Afternoon tea  

• Bottled water  

• Chaise lounges  

• Daily activities  

• Morning coffee  

• Towels  

• Use of fitness center  

• Watersports (non-motorized)  

• Welcome drink  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

Romantic Dinner on the Beach:  

• Romantic dinner on beach is offered at an additional charge.  

New Years Eve Supplement:  

• There will be a New Year's Eve Gala dinner supplement.