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By a verified traveler on Mon 18 Jun 2018

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Hotel Description

4-star beachfront property near Arena Gorda Beach

On the beach

Within 6 miles (10 km) of this property, you'll find Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay and Arena Gorda Beach. Iberostar Golf Course and Punta Blanca Golf Course are also within 6 miles (10 km).

All-inclusive

This eco-friendly property features free water park access, a nightclub, and 9 restaurants. Enjoy a day at the beach kayaking, or relax with sun loungers. Enjoy the 8 outdoor pools and free perks like buffet breakfast and free self parking.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs

The 1382 guestrooms boast modern comforts like flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, along with free WiFi. Other amenities include furnished balconies or patios, minibars, and coffee/tea makers.

Riu Republica - Adults only - All Inclusive ratings based on 25 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.8 out of 5 4.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Riu Republica - Adults only - All Inclusive

Everyone (22) Couples (3)
5 out of 5

Posted by on Jan 27, 2019

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5 out of 5

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5 out of 5

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5 out of 5

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4 out of 5
My husband and I went here for my 50th birthday celebration and I absolutely had a magnificent time! The staff here is very accomodating, and very friendly. They do all they can to ensure you have the best time ever and we did!!

Posted by on Jan 24, 2019

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4 out of 5
Very good but the food and the drinks was not excelent . Need to drink margaritas and shots to feel the alcohol

Posted by on Jan 23, 2019

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5 out of 5
Loved my stay here!! It couldn’t be better. Exactly like the pics.. beautiful views! Great service! Amazing staff !

Posted by on Jan 15, 2019

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4 out of 5
Great to have resort next to the beach. Tiny bit disappointed there was no room service available but doesn’t stop me from going there again

Posted by on Dec 17, 2018

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4 out of 5
Hotel was wonderful, but our air conditioning was not responding to manual adjusting. We froze. Only was to warm up was to open balcony door. It was extremely frustrating and no one would come help.

Posted by on Dec 14, 2018

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5 out of 5
Loved it!! Definitely going back again. Staff were are so friendly and attentive

Posted by on Nov 19, 2018

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About the Riu Republica - Adults only - All Inclusive

Location Playa Arena Gorda, Punta Cana, 23000

Property Features

Riu Republica - Adults only - All Inclusive offers its guests a complimentary water park, 8 outdoor swimming pools, a waterslide, and a health club. There are 9 restaurants on site, as well as a snack bar/deli and a grocery/convenience store. For a drink, you can stop by one of the onsite bars, including 3 swim-up bars and 8 bars/lounges. Free breakfast is served daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. A nightclub, a spa tub, and a steam room are also featured at the eco-friendly Riu Republica - Adults only - All Inclusive. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Art Deco Punta Cana property.

  • 1382 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • 9 dining venues
  • 2 bars by the pool
  • 3 swim-up bars
  • 8 bars or lounges
  • Built in 2016
  • Breakfast available (free)
  • Nightclub
  • Deli
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Convenience store
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Punta Cana (PUJ-Punta Cana Intl.) (29.2 km / 18.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Riu Republica - Adults only - All Inclusive offers 1382 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Private balcony or patio (furnished)
  • Minibar
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free hot/cold buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 11 AM.

La Altagracia - This restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

Tarantella - This buffet restaurant specializes in Italian cuisine and serves dinner only. Open daily.

Kaori - This buffet restaurant specializes in Asian cuisine and serves dinner only. Open daily.

Quisqueya - This steakhouse serves dinner only. Open daily.

Nearby Activities

A health club and a complimentary water park with waterslides are featured at the property. 8 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a spa tub. Other recreational amenities include a steam room and a fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Kayaking on site
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 17 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 17 are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.

  • No cribs (infant beds) available

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • Reservations are needed for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the property before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Children 17 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.