What's Located Around Riu Republica

Nearby Beaches

Bavaro Beach

Travelers visiting this section of Hispaniola almost always enjoy a visit to one of their wonderful beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

Each of the beaches in this region have different personalities, which might or might not be just right for you. These choices are each worth investigating. Click the names below to learn more:

Beaches Near Riu Republica
Beach Distance Direction Location
Bavaro Beach 2.4 SE 1.8 mi. North of Friusa
Arena Gorda Beach 4.0 NW 7.5 mi. Northwest of Friusa
Macao Beach 4.9 NW 8.3 mi. Northwest of Friusa

Bavaro Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near Riu Republica. Since this beach is a reasonable traveling distance off, your party won't have to travel far to enjoy this beautiful section of the coast. Bavaro Beach is one of six Punta Cana beaches, which are known as some of the best in the world. As such, the beaches are almost always crowded with tourists trying to catch a glimpse of the beautiful scenery, and dip their toes in the cool clear waters.

If you're on the lookout for a more secluded spot of sand, Macao Beach could be just what the doctor ordered. Once one of the Dominican Republic's most beautiful and unspoiled beaches, things are changing at Macao Beach. Construction of a sprawling resort is going on at the beach that will change the landscape or good. You can find it only a quick cab trip away.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who aren't ready to book their rooms before learning about what else is in the area might want to find out how far—or near—the neighboring city or town is from the property. Riu Republica is located in the northwestern outskirts of Bavaro, in the vicinity of Punta Cana; it is 3.7 miles to the north-northwest of Friusa.

The areas found closest to Riu Republica are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Friusa 3.7 SSE
El Macao 5.2 WNW
Pueblo Bavaro 9.4 SSE
Uvero Alto 9.7 NW
Lotificacion Veron Punta Cana 9.9 SSE
Lotificacion Veron Punta Cana 9.9 SSE
Plao Bonito 10.6 SE
Los Manantiales 11.9 SSE
Batey La Bomba 12.4 SW

Nearby Attractions

Whether you're intrigued by historical sites or just the natural beauty of sea, there are a number of fascinating attractions in this region. There are even a couple of attractions neighboring the hotel, like Bavaro Cinaemas Srl and Ocean Theater. Both of these are exceptional for vacationers staying at Riu Republica, but the closest is Bavaro Cinaemas Srl.

This and other nearby options are displayed below.

Attractions Near Riu Republica
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Bavaro Cinaemas Srl Movie Theater 9.4 SSE Pueblo Bavaro
Ocean Theater Movie Theater 2.6 SE 1.5 mi. North of Friusa
Pozo de la Virgen Historical Site 17.5 WSW Higuey
Santuario San Dionisio Historical Site 17.5 WSW Higuey
Parque Ecologico La Encantada Park 17.1 WSW Higuey
Museo de la Altagracia Museum 17.6 WSW Higuey
Casa Museo de Ponce de Leon Museum -- -- San Rafael Del Yuma

If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, Pozo de la Virgen could be just what the doctor ordered. Legend has it that when a fire threatened the nearby religious building, a miraculous spout of water shot from the Pozo de la Virgen (Well of the Virgin Mary) and doused the flames. Whether the tales are to be believed or not, this is a Holy Shrine for Catholics and an often visited site for people in the region.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing a place to stay, it can often be helpful to find out about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a better feel for the area. You will find lots of additional properties to look at in the vicinity, as this part of Hispaniola plays host to a sweeping selection of resorts and hotels to pick from. The table that follows contains the booking options that are found in the vicinity.

Accommodations near Riu Republica
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Barceló Punta Cana 0.2 E 3.6 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana 0.4 W 3.9 mi. Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Memories Splash 0.4 E 3.5 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Royalton Resort and Casino 0.5 E 3.5 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Majestic Elegance Punta Cana 0.6 E 3.3 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Majestic Colonial Punta Cana Resort All-inclusive 0.6 ESE 3.3 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Don Pablo Collection 1.1 SE 2.6 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro 1.1 SE 2.8 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Riu Palace Punta Cana 1.3 SE 2.6 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
ClubHotel Riu Bambu 1.5 SE 2.5 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola

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