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Riu Republica - Adults only
4 stars

Riu Republica - Adults only

Playa Arena Gorda, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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$117
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rate per night

7.8
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based on 3096 reviews
3,096 reviews
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About Riu Republica - Adults only

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi, Breakfast, and Parking for free

At the Hotel Riu Republica, guests will enjoy one of the most indulgent experiences in the world. This resort is adults-only, meaning no one under the age of 18 is allowed on property. It is also an all-inclusive resort, which means that everything guests want to enjoy, from dining to drinks, is included in the cost.

The Hotel Riu Republica offers 1,000 spacious guest rooms and suites, all of which are outfitted with the best of modern amenities, furnishings, and features. Guests will find high-end linens, big-screen TVs, free Wi-Fi, luxury toiletries, and a great deal more in every room on property.

The hotel property also offers more than ample options to keep everyone entertained on a trip to the Dominican Republic. The sparkling waters of the Caribbean are just steps from the property, accessed via a private beach. There are also three swimming pools at the resort where guests can unwind and relax. If that is not enough, guests can also enroll in the resort’s entertainment program and gain access to windsurfing, snorkeling, diving, water polo, water exercise classes, and more.

Other amenities on property include the 24-hour fitness center, the spa and steam room, the Jacuzzi, the beauty salon, massage service (not included in resort costs), and more. There are even dining options on property, including an Italian restaurant, an Asian-themed dining option, and the Grill-Steakhouse for American fare.

For the ultimate stay in the Dominican Republic, the Hotel Riu Republica delivers.

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Amenities at Riu Republica - Adults only

  • Adults only
  • Outdoor pool
  • Beachfront
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Entertainment staff
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • 24hr front desk

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Public bath
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Golf
  • Evening entertainment
  • Beauty salon
  • Water park
  • Pool table
  • Windsurfing
  • Night club

General

  • Beachfront
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Sofa
  • Telephone
  • Storage available

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Water slide

Dining

  • Minibar
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Increased accessibility
  • Adults only
  • Elevator
  • Designated smoking area

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Fitness

  • Aerobics
  • Fitness center

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast

Reviews of Riu Republica - Adults only

7.8
Good3,096 verified reviews
18.9Friends
20.9Couples
7.8Solo
5.7Families
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8Very good
Tameika, Sep 2023

Reception staff is unhelpful. Please don’t expect that to be nice or even friendly with the check-in process. All other staff at the hotel are friendly and helpful.

8.5Very good
ebony, Feb 2020

Pros. STAFF was AMAZING! Everyone is NICE.The food options were good. Lots of restaurants with NO HASSLE for seating. The activities were fun! LOTS of pools and chairs! Clean rooms! Check in and out a breeze.

Cons. Horrible, smelly PILLOWS! Sheets were rough! Could have used a blanket. Wristbands need to be updated to a different style. More wearer friendly. They are hard and you scratch yourself and others, frequently.

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What are the dining options available at Hotel Riu Republica?

The hotel offers various dining options, including an Italian restaurant, an Asian-themed dining option, and the Grill-Steakhouse for American fare.

What can I expect from the hotel's entertainment program?

Guests can enroll in the resort’s entertainment program and gain access to activities such as windsurfing, snorkeling, diving, water polo, and water exercise classes.

Are there any concerns about the cleanliness of the hotel?

Some guests mentioned concerns about cleanliness, such as rooms not being mopped upon arrival and issues with dirty dishes in the stairwell. However, the hotel has daily housekeeping and enhanced cleaning protocols in place.

How is the quality of the beds at Hotel Riu Republica?

While some guests found the bedding to be of high quality, others expressed concerns about the bedding being unclean and not changed regularly. The hotel ensures high-end linens and modern amenities in every room.

What are the best times to visit Hotel Riu Republica?

The high season is in December, offering an ideal time to experience the indulgent amenities and entertainment options. However, it's essential to consider potential concerns about food quality and cleanliness mentioned in some reviews.

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Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the beach or the pools comes highly recommended.

Explore Nearby Attractions

Take advantage of the hotel's proximity to various attractions such as the Hard Rock Casino Punta Cana, Cana Bay Golf Club, and Hoyo Azul, which are all within a few miles of the hotel.

Consider Low Season Travel

If you prefer fewer crowds, consider visiting in August, which is considered the low season. You may find better deals and a more relaxed atmosphere.

Be Mindful of Room Selection

Some guests reported issues with outdated rooms and maintenance problems. Consider requesting a recently renovated room to ensure a more comfortable stay.

Plan Dining Reservations Wisely

Guests mentioned challenges with restaurant reservations. It's advisable to make dining reservations early in your stay to secure preferred dining times.

Take Advantage of All-Inclusive Amenities

Make the most of the all-inclusive offerings, including access to the various dining options, bars, and entertainment programs available on the property.

Stay Informed About High Season

If you plan to visit in December, the high season, be prepared for larger crowds and potentially higher prices. Booking in advance is advisable during this time.

Utilize Nearby Water Activities

Guests appreciated the proximity to water activities such as windsurfing, snorkeling, and diving. Take advantage of these offerings for a memorable experience.

Consider Transportation Options

The hotel offers car rental and tour desk services, making it convenient to explore the nearby attractions and make travel arrangements.

Communicate Preferences Clearly

Some guests experienced issues with room assignments. Clearly communicate any specific preferences or requirements to the hotel staff to ensure a suitable accommodation.

Location

Playa Arena Gorda, Punta Cana

What's nearby

  • Hard Rock Casino Punta Cana0.3 mi
  • Cana Bay Golf Club0.5 mi
  • Punta Blanca Golf Course1.5 mi
  • Iberostar Golf Course2.3 mi
  • White Sands Golf Course2.9 mi
  • Avalon Casino Punta Cana3.7 mi
  • Hoyo Azul3.8 mi
  • The Faldo Legacy Course at RocoKi4.2 mi
  • Macao Beach4.6 mi
  • Cocotal Golf and Country Club5.6 mi
  • Dolphin Island Park5.7 mi
  • Playa Bavaro Beach7.1 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Riu Republica - Adults only

Low season

April

High season

March

Average price (weeknight)

$223

Average price (weekend night)

$213
Cheapest month to stay with an average 20% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 35% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Riu Republica - Adults only

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Top tips for your stay at Riu Republica - Adults only

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Riu Republica - Adults only, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in April and October.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Riu Republica - Adults only, plan to stay on a Wednesday or Friday. The most expensive day is usually Tuesday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Riu Republica - Adults only was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $162, while the most expensive was $341.
  • How long should you stay at Riu Republica - Adults only? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 5 days.

FAQs when booking at Riu Republica - Adults only

  • What are the dining options available at Hotel Riu Republica?

    The hotel offers various dining options, including an Italian restaurant, an Asian-themed dining option, and the Grill-Steakhouse for American fare.

  • What can I expect from the hotel's entertainment program?

    Guests can enroll in the resort’s entertainment program and gain access to activities such as windsurfing, snorkeling, diving, water polo, and water exercise classes.

  • Are there any concerns about the cleanliness of the hotel?

    Some guests mentioned concerns about cleanliness, such as rooms not being mopped upon arrival and issues with dirty dishes in the stairwell. However, the hotel has daily housekeeping and enhanced cleaning protocols in place.

  • How is the quality of the beds at Hotel Riu Republica?

    While some guests found the bedding to be of high quality, others expressed concerns about the bedding being unclean and not changed regularly. The hotel ensures high-end linens and modern amenities in every room.

  • What are the best times to visit Hotel Riu Republica?

    The high season is in December, offering an ideal time to experience the indulgent amenities and entertainment options. However, it's essential to consider potential concerns about food quality and cleanliness mentioned in some reviews.

  • Is the Riu Republica - Adults only an eco-friendly hotel?

    RIU Hotels & Resorts is working to minimize its impact on the environment through projects designed to reduce CO2 emissions, save water, and protect biodiversity in the areas the resort operates in. The hotel uses energy efficient appliances to reduce energy consumption, actively recycles and reduces waste, and aims to reduce water consumption, and maximize its reuse. The hotel also participates in projects that protect endangered species. RIU hotels are certified by the TRAVELIFE sustainability in tourism certification program.

  • Are there any offers or special discounts at the Riu Republica - Adults only?

    If you want to benefit from exclusive discounts at Riu Republica, sign up for the RIU Class loyalty card and begin to accumulate points to redeem for future holidays. Classic, Diamond, or Gold memberships receive special benefits, and hotel advantages include a welcome gift, early check-in, late check-out, and room upgrades. RIU Class cardholders also benefit from partner discounts on shopping, golf and PADI scuba diving courses.

  • Can the Riu Republica - Adults only accommodate people with gluten allergies?

    If you have a food allergy or intolerance, please inform the hotel and speak to your server about your needs when you visit any of the restaurants at Riu Republica. There is a selection of gluten-free meals available, but it is best to discuss your needs clearly before you arrive at the hotel to ensure stress-free dining.

  • Is there a dress code at Riu Republica - Adults only?

    Riu Republica has a formal dress code for men when dining at the onsite restaurants for dinner. Gentlemen are not permitted to wear sleeveless shirts in the main restaurants, and are requested to wear long pants as well when dining at the theme restaurants.

  • What kind of entertainment and nightlife can I find at Riu Republica - Adults only?

    Guests can enjoy a variety of shows every night at Riu Republica, from live music and acrobatics to dance performances and magic. The entertaining team of performers welcomes audience participation and the schedule for shows and entertainment is posted in the lobby daily. If you feel like going drinking and dancing, the Pacha disco is open 6 nights a week from 11:00 pm until 2:00 am. The Sports bar is open 24/7 and serves a variety of drinks and snacks.

  • What kind of fitness and recreational activities are possible at Riu Republica - Adults only?

    If you want to stay active on vacation, there are a number of fitness programs and activities available at the resort. Group fitness classes including yoga and aqua fitness are held in the covered RiuFit area every day. If you prefer to work out on your own, go for a run on the beach or hit the gym, which is equipped with fitness machines and free weights. There is also a beach volleyball court that guests are welcome to use. If you want to spend some time in the water, sign up for a scuba diving lesson in the pool, or rent a snorkel, kayak, windsurf, or catamaran, and go exploring.

  • Where is Riu Republica - Adults only located?

    Riu Republica - Adults only is located at Playa Arena Gorda, 4.7 miles from the center of Punta Cana. Hard Rock Casino Punta Cana is the closest landmark to Riu Republica - Adults only.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Riu Republica - Adults only?

    Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at Riu Republica - Adults only.

  • Does Riu Republica - Adults only offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Riu Republica - Adults only offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Riu Republica - Adults only offer free parking?

    Yes, Riu Republica - Adults only offers free parking.

  • How far is Riu Republica - Adults only from the airport?

    Riu Republica - Adults only is 13.9 miles from Punta Cana. Riu Republica - Adults only is 34.2 miles from La Romana.

  • Does Riu Republica - Adults only have a pool?

    Yes, Riu Republica - Adults only has a pool onsite.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Riu Republica - Adults only hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Riu Republica - Adults only in Punta Cana and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Riu Republica - Adults only and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Riu Republica - Adults only.

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