Riu Naiboa

On the south-eastern dip of the Dominican Republic sits to happening town of Punta Cana, and in the happening town of Punta Cana there is a quiet retreat known as Riu Naiboa. Surrounded by lush tropical landscaping and within walking distance of the beach, the resort is the perfect locale for your Caribbean getaway.

This all-inclusive hotel is a nice place for vacationers hoping to go out after dinner. Whether it's the a little gambling or the local bar scene you're after, this hotel has you covered.

Located in the vicinity of Punta Cana, Riu Naiboa, an all-inclusive complex, offers a warm welcome to tourists wanting to stay in this area of the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic. It is 2.2 miles north of the center of Friusa.


All of the guest rooms at the all-inclusive 24-hour Hotel Riu Naiboa include double rooms with a bathroom, television, 110V power, central air conditioning, mini-bar, liquor dispenser, satellite TV, and a private terrace or balcony. Suites include the added amenities of a hairdryer, bedroom floor carpeting, and a sunken lounge area.

Riu Naiboa is an undoubtedly large property featuring 398 units. A long list of options and the chance to interact with all kinds of people make this huge hotel popular among visitors who want to get the most out of their time in the Dominican Republic.

Based upon ambience, style, and overall experience, Caribya! has given this hotel a three and a half star rating. Read more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they tend to be lower than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

An overview of the in-room conveniences awaiting visitors at Riu Naiboa include:

  • Safe
  • Room Service
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioned
  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • Internet Access Port
  • Mini Bar
  • Balcony

If you want a room with a certain amenity, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

Located on the property is a casino, so plan to browse their selection of games if you are in need of a fun time.

Besides these room amenities, this hotel also has a few other amenities.

  • Live Entertainment
  • Sports Available
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Shuffleboard
  • Fishing
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Scuba Diving
  • Drugstore
  • Snorkeling
  • Horseback Riding

Just in case, it's suggested that you call the front desk if you're still not sure exactly what to expect. Visit this page to see our in-depth article about the recreational opportunities offered at Riu Naiboa.


At Riu Naiboa breakfast comes in the form of a continental affair, or a full American buffet. Lunch is also served on a buffet, with items such as pizza, pasta, and salads on the menu. Dinner takes place at Cohiba Restaurant, where there are theme buffets twice a week. Dinner is a formal affair and requires proper dress.

Besides the dining options on-location, vacationers looking for extra culinary diversity can also check out some of the region's other nearby restaurant choices. Hungry guests will find a few solid places to eat within reach of these accommodations. It may be helpful to learn about the nearby restaurants, despite the fact that Riu Naiboa offers some some tempting choices of their own. Click here for more information on this area's dining choices.

Guest Services

Familiarizing yourself with this property's guest services -- including the ones listed here -- are ready to help you maximize your enjoyment during your time in the Dominican Republic.

  • Continental Breakfast
  • Buffet Breakfast
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Housekeeping
  • Shops/Commercial Services

There's also some business amenities, which could be ideal for any visit, especially for those who think business should be comfortable.

  • Conference Facilities


You'll encounter a fair number of interesting sites and attractions close to Riu Naiboa. One of the closest is Bavaro Cinaemas Srl, a movie theater. If you want to have fun and relax at the same time, like most tourists who visit the Dominican Republic, your itinerary would be incomplete without a trip to the beach. You'll find Bavaro Beach just a quick interval off from the hotel.

The hotel is in the vicinity of Friusa, a nice part of the island for vacationers to experience the diversity of the Dominican Republic.

For the full discussion of what you'll find near Riu Naiboa, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Playa Arena Gorda, the vicinity of Punta Cana, Hispaniola

General: (809) 221-7515

Website: http://www.riu.com/en-us/Paises/dominican-republic/punta-cana/hotel-riu-naiboa/index.jsp


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