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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2012

Just returned from here, there was mould on the beds RAT's Yes RAT'S in the rooms, dirty smelly and horrid...... I AM A UK TRAVELER AND DONT LIKE TO COMPLAIN.... but when i did the hotel staff told me if i did not laike the state of this hotel and was not happy with the mould then check out and...

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6Thank Chris M
East Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 27 May 2012

We were a group of 6. we had the best time ever. beaches was beautiful, the food was good, I wasnt to pleased with the bedrooms it was 2 twin size beds pulled together to make a queen size bed. All and all we still had a great time.

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3Thank marina a
Buckinghamshire
Reviewed 26 May 2012

My wife and I have been going to Riu hotels every year for the past 5 years and every year I have done a review and given the full 5 star rating for a really good holiday and well deserved, Thompsons rate this hotel as 4* plus, the same as the hotels we have previously stayed at in Puerto Plata...

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6Thank rayben1
Epsom, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2012

Just returned from the Rui Bambu on Wednesday (23rd May) Wht more can you want from a holiday and hotel Can't understand the negative comments that people have been saying.. Room had a mini bar, with drinks replaced regular. A maid who clean your room every day. Adequate space in your room (not going to spend much time in there,...

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4Thank Dev_la
bristol,England
Reviewed 24 May 2012

We have just returned from The Riu Bambu yesterday, what a great hoilday and a lovely hotel,right on the beach perfect! We have stayed there 3 times and,once in the palace punta cana but we prefer the bambu. The check in was not very good a man stood at the top of the steps issuing wrist bands as everyone was...

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5Thank biggles60
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 24 May 2012

Just got back from a week long stay.. Check was fast and easy. Our room was very close to the beach and the lobby. The room was very clean with lots of hangers and closet space a mini bar stocked with liquor beer big bottles of water sprite and pepsi. We ( two people) got two towel cards but when...

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4Thank Steph V
Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 May 2012

Have just arrived back home having spent a fortnight at Riu Bambu.I can't understand the people who complain about stupied things!I don't know what they expect for their money,the staff are so friendly and go out of their way to help,if there is any sort of problem they go out of their way to make it right.The entertainment staff work...

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9Thank rose g
Aberystwyth
Reviewed 23 May 2012

We arrived as a group of 14 and ended up as a group of 21, with added people coming in. We were there for a wedding-mine! The staff generally were very helpful and the wedding co-ordinators were very efficient. the arrangements were sorted out on the first morning in about an hour, leaving us to get on with our holiday....

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2Thank Ian B
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2012

Having just returned from one of the best holidays i have had, i really worry about some peoples comments on her & think maybe they actually stayed at a different hotel to us! Do not read the negative comments. When we decided to go the Dominican Republic we had a price limit & the Riu Bambu was within that limit....

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5Thank crazygirl33
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 May 2012

How disappointing that we where not informed before visiting the Bambu that the hotel next door was being demolished and that there was working being done on the Bambu this spolit the tranquitly on the beach as construction work could be heard all over the complex. Our bedroom was very clean no complaints there Food was very average never did...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Located in Punta Cana * Situated on Arena Gorda Beach * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * Within the Riu Resort, along with the Riu Palace Punta Cana, Riu Palace Macao, Riu Taino and Riu Naiboa hotels * Main building and 1-story bungalow complex * Surrounded by 46,000 m2 / 50,300 sq. Yards of palm groves, adjacent to the beach * 50 km / 31 miles from Higley * 600 m / 1,980 ft. From Caribbean Street * 30 km / 19 miles from Punta Cana Int€™l. Airport * Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Diners ... more   less 

Additional Information about ClubHotel Riu Bambu

Address: Playa Arena Gorda, Punta Cana 23000, Dominican Republic
Region: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > La Altagracia Province > Punta Cana
Price Range: €148 - €357 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — ClubHotel Riu Bambu 3.5*
Number of rooms: 740
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Also Known As:
Riu Bambu Punta Cana
Riu Bambu Dominican Republic
Hotel Style:
#64 Top resorts Hotel in Punta Cana
#66 Spa Hotel in Punta Cana
#67 On the Beach Hotel in Punta Cana
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