Things to See and Do While Staying at ClubHotel Riu Bambu

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With many ways to spend your days on Hispaniola, the Dominican Republic, the ClubHotel Riu Bambu can provide everything necessary to have fun and relax in their picturesque beachside location. This vacation spot offers vacationers a wide range of recreational opportunities, ensuring you'll have lots of fun activities to enjoy throughout your trip.

Because the resort has 2 pools on location, you shouldn't have any problem locating a shady place to sit by the water. This property is also situated right next to the shore, meaning that there are a few different ways to play in the water during your stay. After a long day of walking, it might also be nice to ease into their whirlpool.

Since there's no promising that you won't over-indulge on the Dominican Republic's outstanding cuisine, this site can help you maintain your figure; there is an on-site workout facility for health-conscious guests.


This resort is able to catch the eye of many tennis enthusiasts, considering visitors can choose to play a match or two on the property. You will find 2 courts on-site. Of course, players don't have to stop when the sun goes down; courts here are equipped with lighting.

Seeking more options like this? You may wish to compare this property to nearby hotels with this activity, like Grand Palladium Palace Resort, Spa & Casino and Melia Caribe Tropical.


Despite the fact that ClubHotel Riu Bambu doesn't have a golf course, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. Nearby golf courses are Hard Rock Golf Club at Cana Bay, Iberostate Bavaro Golf Club, and Punta Blanca Golf Course. Each is within a mile and a half and the most nearby of the bunch, Punta Blanca Golf Course, is only a small interval away from the lodging, so it won't be troublesome to plan on going over for some rounds on the links. You'll find a total of 18 holes at this course. It is 6706 yards long, and has been rated as a par 72. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, you can reach the course at (809) 468-4734.


Visitors that enjoy a wide variety of aquatic adventures will have a wonderful time during their stay at ClubHotel Riu Bambu. The list below shows the water activities that the property has.

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Activities and Recreation at ClubHotel Riu Bambu

Families with children should seriously consider staying here at ClubHotel Riu Bambu, since it is known for its family-friendly amenities.

The children's program at the hotel offers daily activities for families that are planned and organized by the hotel staff. Other amenities like a game room, playground, and babysitting services are also available.

The site has a game room, where both kids and grown-ups can pass hours of downtime. There's a playground too, where parents can keep their kids occupied while on the property. A children's program, with activities to entertain your kids, is available here as well. Some time during your stay at ClubHotel Riu Bambu, you might want to have some fun on your own, without worrying about the kids. Guests can make arrangements for a babysitter, so moms and dads can have the chance to take some time for themselves.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Following a busy afternoon in the Dominican Republic, it feels good to relax to the sounds of a live performance; on-site entertainment is one of the tempting amenities offered by ClubHotel Riu Bambu. Entertainment is typically scheduled 7 days per week. Of course, the frequency may vary. If you want to learn more details, call the resort at (809) 221-7575.

The property also has many different bars, so guests can choose from among their favorite settings and types of cocktails.

The nightlife scene extends beyond the reaches of your own lodgings. You can visit some of the accommodations in the area, though few are especially known for having a lot of variety. These include those shown below:

Accommodations near the ClubHotel Riu Bambu with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Riu Bambuall Inclusive 14.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
Riu Palace Punta Cana 14.3 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 5 check
Riu Macao 14.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
Hotel Riu Taino 13.9 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 3 check
Riu Naiboa 13.8 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 2 check
Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro 14.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 15 check
Iberostar Dominicana Hotel 13.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 2 check
Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Don Pablo Collection 14.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 11 check
Iberostar Punta Cana 13.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 2 check
Iberostar Bavaro 13.4 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 4 check
Majestic Colonial Punta Cana Resort All-inclusive 15.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 9 check
Majestic Elegance Punta Cana 15.1 mi. North-Northwest of Central Punta Cana 11 check

As luck would have it, this property has its own casino, which is a great place to meet before dinner, or hang out all night. If you seek an alternative atmosphere, there is another casino, this one found at Casino Riu Palace Macao. You can find Casino Riu Palace Macao just a small interval away from this lodging.


Not every accommodation in the Dominican Republic can include a spa on their amenities list, but ClubHotel Riu Bambu is one such tranquil gem that does offer its patrons a convenient, calming way to release tension and renew their bodies. The list below provides some of the spa services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool


The beauty salon will allow you to take a couple inches off before a special evening.

In addition to the activities available on the grounds of this property, vacationers wanting to explore will never run out of interesting things to see and do on Hispaniola. Whether you're looking to relax at the beach or play a round or two of golf, you can encounter plenty of other opportunities for recreation in your immediate surroundings. Click on these links to learn more concerning riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities.


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