Riu Naiboa
Playa Arena Gorda
Punta Cana
Higuey, Dominican Republic

Distance from hotel to Punta Cana International Airport (PUJ), 21 miles (34 kms). Distance from hotel to town of Higuey, 31 miles (50 kms).  

This popular renovated resort features 362 guestrooms in a prime location within the Riu resort complex in Punta Cana. It lies only a few steps away from the Caribbean Street promenade and a short walk from a beautiful white sand beach.  

In the midst of tropical vegetation and a relaxing atmosphere, Riu Naiboa offers a complete array of restaurants, bars and services.  

The wide variety of sporting and leisure activities, along with enjoyable nightlife throughout the Riu resort complex, definitely displays Riu Naiboa's impressive great value for an all-inclusive escape.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Bar
  • Billiards (nearby) ($)
  • Gym (nearby)
  • Hairstylist (nearby) ($)
  • Internet Access (Wi-Fi in lobby)
  • Internet Center
  • Mini-Mart
  • Pharmacy (nearby) ($)
  • Photo Studio/Lab (nearby) ($)
  • Pool
  • Shop (jewelry, nearby) ($)
  • Shops (nearby) ($)
  • Watersports

• Renova Spa: Body and beauty treatments, massages ($); complimentary sauna and Jacuzzi  

• Terrace/Solarium Pool Children's section in the pool. Casino (nearby) Complimentary entrance to the Riu Palace Macao Casino. Internet Access (wireless)  

• Free 24hr WiFi service in all common areas (not transit areas).  

• WiFi will be available in guest rooms for a fee ($). Disco (nearby): ($) Disco entrance is free but drinks are at an additional cost. ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 11:00 am  

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

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  


Maximum Occupancy:  


• Standard - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Junior Suite - 2 adults.  


• The 2019 maximum occupancies have not been received yet, utilizing the 2018 maximum occupancies as a guideline. This information is subject to change.  

Standard, (STD) (DOUBLE) Air conditioning, ceiling fan, one double bed and 1 twin bed, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, satellite TV, electronic in- room safe (laptop size 15"). Bathroom equipped with shower cabin, amenities kit. Balcony or terrace.  

• Bedding: 1 double bed and 1 twin bed.  

Junior Suite, (JRS) Air conditioning, ceiling fan, one double bed, split-level living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, satellite TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"). Bathroom equipped with shower cabin, amenities kit. Balcony or terrace.  

• Bedding: 1 double bed. Accommodation amenities include: sofa and hairdryer.  

All accommodations include: 110 volt outlets, air conditioning, balcony or terrace, bathroom, television (satellite), liquor dispenser, mini-bar, safe deposit box: ($), telephone and ceiling fan.  

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.  

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

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Bolero Lounge Bar  

La Bachata Pool Bar  

Beach Club, Located at the Caribbean Street.  

Cohiba, Main restaurant offering buffet style dining and on the spot cooking stations. Theme dinners served twice a week.  

La Bachata, restaurant open for lunch and snacks.  

Panama, Snack restaurant, Italian restaurant, grill and steakhouse.  

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.  

Riu Naiboa guests can enjoy the bars located on site, including a Beach bar and a Theater Bar  

Add-On Package (Honeymoon and Romance Package 2017-2019) (back to top)


Booking Dates: 01/01/2017 - 12/23/2019 Travel Dates: 01/01/2017 - 12/23/2019  

Package Inclusions:  

• Surprise welcome gift in their room  

• Small bottle of rum  

• King bed (subject to availablity 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 $40.00 USD spa credit in Ocean Harmony massage for two (50 minute), 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.  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Bonus Features (back to top)


Bonus Features:  


• Umbrellas (pool area)  

• Towels  

• Chaise lounges  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)



• At least 1 person must be 21 years old or older in every room during February through May.  

• The remainder of the year, at least 1 person must be 18 years old or older in every room  

• No student groups under 21 in March and April.  

Splash Water Park:  

• Where thrill-seekers will get to try out the most exciting attractions, like the Body Vortex, a closed body slide that shoots you towards the pool; the Kamikaze, with impressive drops from heights of several metres; or the free fall slide for experiencing the sensation of flying directly into the pool.  

Children will also have a blast at Splash Water World in Punta Cana, where they'll find a children's pool with slides and special attractions just for them.  

Excitement is guaranteed for all guests of the Riu Palace Punta Cana, Riu Palace Macao, Riu Palace Bavaro, Riu Naiboa and the Riu Bambu located in the Punta Cana complex, as they have free admission to Splash Water World to make their holidays with RIU Hotels & Resorts extra fun.  

Student Group Policy - Riu will not accept any student groups throughout the year.