Book your dream vacation package staying at the Riu Bambu in Punta Cana. Riu Bambu is a family-friendly hotel located on a beautiful beache in Punta Cana.

Riu Bambu, Punta Cana 5* All Inclusive

Surrounded by acres of lush palm groves in Punta Cana, Riu Bambu offers idyllic tropical escapes for every member of the family. Located on the scenic Arena Gorda Beach, guests can recline on a beachside sun lounger while younger guests try out a wide range of activities at the RiuLand kids’ club, along with a playground and dedicated kids pools. Sun-seekers can head down to the beach to try out water sports like windsurfing and kayaking or simply kick back by one of the sparkling pools with a refreshing cocktail in hand. Vacationers of all ages can enjoy unlimited access to ‘Splash Water World’ water park while guests aged 18 and older can experience the legendary RIU Pool Parties with different themes throughout the week. Guests can savour international and authentic Latin cuisines at a selection of on-site restaurants before retiring to comfortable accommodations with exclusive in-room liquor dispensers.

• Popular resort located on a pristine white-sand beach
• Features sparkling pools with several swim-up bars
• Complimentary access to the famous RIU Pool Parties


Meal plan

All Inclusive

• 3 meals daily plus snacks
• Unlimited non-alcoholic beverages, house wine, domestic beer and domestic alcoholic drinks
• Daily activities
• Non-motorized water sports
• Unlimited reservation free dining in specialty restaurants
• Daytime entertainment program for adults featuring; shows, Riu evening program or live music

Internet services

FREE Wi-Fi throughout resort

All room categories include

  • Hair dryer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Air-conditioning
  • Flat screen satellite TV
  • Electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15")
  • Iron & Ironing board
  • Amenities kit
  • Regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser
  • USB in-room connection

RIU Hotels & Resorts are Canadians’ favourite all inclusive resort chain offering vacations exclusive inclusions:

  • Unlimited reservation-free dining at specialty restaurants
  • Receive spa credit (select treatments)
  • 20% discount on select local excursions
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • In-room liquor dispenser

Top rated family resort

  • Top-rated family resorts with a high repeat guest rate
  • Supervised kids club with plenty of supervised activities for children
  • A variety of kid-friendly food options

Families of 5 plus

  • Accommodates 5 or more

Splash World

  • FREE unlimited access to the largest water parks down south
  • A selection of resorts offer water parks directly on site

Review summary

Rooms·3.1 Guests liked the large rooms, though some commented maintenance could be improved·Some guests noted the rooms could be quieter & beds could be improved·Some guests said the bathrooms were small & cleanliness could be improved

Location·4.1 Near the beach; sightseeing, restaurants & bars nearby·Easily accessible by car

Service & facilities·3.9 Guests appreciated the friendly, professional staff·Guests spoke highly of housekeeping, though some said management could be improved·Childcare


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