With a stay at this well-placed property, you'll be half a mile (1 km) from Cana Bay Golf Club and within 2 miles (3 km) of Arena Gorda Beach. Also, Punta Blanca Golf Course is within 3 miles (5 km) and Iberostar Golf Course is within 6 miles (10 km).
This all-inclusive property features free water park access, a nightclub, and 9 restaurants. Enjoy a day at the beach kayaking, or relax with sun loungers. Unwind with a drink at one of the 8 bars/lounges and enjoy free perks like buffet breakfast and WiFi in public areas.
Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs
The 1382 guestrooms boast modern comforts like flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, along with free WiFi. Furnished balconies or patios, minibars, and coffee/tea makers are also available.
Dec 24, 2021 by Online Reputation Manager
Dear Valeri, Thank you for choosing our hotel and for sharing your comments with the users of the Expedia community. We are saddened to learn that your stay at our facility was marred by the experiences you comment on in your review, which are atypical for us and do not reflect our standards. All of your words will be shared with our management team for their consideration. We look forward to hosting you again in one of our hotels to convince you of the quality of our services. Until then, please accept our best regards, Hotel Riu Republica Online Reputation Manager
Dec 20, 2021 by Online Reputation Manager
Dear Jay, Many thanks for choosing RIU and for taking your time to share with us your experience. We are very sorry to read your review and to learn that in general we did not provide you the vacation you were expecting. We can assure you that the above-mentioned inconveniences are not representative of our usual service. We take your comments very seriously and we will share it with the appropriate department for further consideration. We look forward to hosting you back very soon. Sincerely, Hotel Riu Republica Online Reputation Manager
The following facilities or services will be unavailable from January 1 2022 to March 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
This property is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).
Gratuities and taxes
Gratuities are included and additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.
Food and beverages
Riu Republica - Adults only - All Inclusive is an all-inclusive property. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities. Riu Republica - Adults only - All Inclusive offers its guests a complimentary water park, a waterslide, and an outdoor pool. 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 available daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. A health club, a nightclub, and a spa tub are also featured at the eco-friendly Riu Republica - Adults only - All Inclusive. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Art Deco Punta Cana property.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
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.
Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 11 AM.
La Altagracia - This buffet restaurant specializes in regional cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
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.
An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a complimentary water park, a health club, and a steam room.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services. There are massage/treatment rooms available. Services include body treatments and manicures and pedicures.
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Special check-in instructions:
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.
A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be 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.
No onsite parking is available. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old. This property accepts Visa and Mastercard. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Covid-19 Health Protocol (RIU).
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.