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ClubHotel Riu Merengue

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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Placerville, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My brother-in-law and I stayed at the RiuMerengue Hotel in Puerto Plata for 2 nights, Sunday, August 23, 2015 and Monday, August 24,2015 in room 1013. I got a key for the safe in our room and placed my 3 containers of jewelry in the safe and locked it. Tuesday morning,the 25th, both of us were packing up and I... More 

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Brampton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Five other girlfriends and I travelled here last year. The staff was really nice, friendly and accommodating. There were a lot of options in the buffet, especially if you are a picky eater. The al la carts weren't great, would've preferred eating at the buffet those two nights we tried them. The worst part about the trip were 1500 locals... More 

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Hanover, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's been a while when my hubby and I spent Christmas week in Riu Merengue. I love there clean villas less than 100 feet from the shore and sound of waves. Staff extremely friendly. Spa did the wonder at the resort boutique strip. You can't complaint for photo spots- endless weethwin the 3 resorts. Food was made in heaven and... More 

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Ajax, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went to Dominican Republic for the first time. The staff that work there are amazing. Very energetic and positive attitude. The resort is very clean. The rooms were good, just need to ensure it has no bugs. Ensure to tell the reception to notify the maids not put flowers on your beds or towels as it has ants. You will... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went for a few days with my daughter and her friend and her mother and we had an awesome time. The rooms were big and clean, the food was awesome and I can just go on and on. I do have to say there is nobody to show you to your rooms you have to just go with the... More 

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New York City, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Awful service. Awful rooms, Awful food. Check in at lobby was an an hour long. Bus loads of people at lobby, felt chaotic & disorganized. No one to help with our luggage, we had to carry our luggage and find our room. Out-dated smelly rooms, hair dryer did not work, no iron. We spent as little time in room as... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a week at this hotel in Mid August with my wife and granddaughter. We had a great time and feel it offers a great quality/price ratio. The rooms are very neat and comfortable / The personnel is friendly / The food is very good / The beach is long with lots of places in the shade. Have seen a... More 

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Bronx, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a host of the Bachata site of the Rui's hotels but I was always always walking and going to the casino in the Bachata site. I love the atmosphere and the staff of the resort. The little street for shopping was quite amusing and pleasant to shop.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have travelled to this resort for the past 5 years in off season.Just a "Cheap and Cheerful " 7 day vacation each year.Downside of off season travel (May 1 to November 30) the resort is sold to locals so it is extremely busy friday to mondays in the pool-bars and beach area. This year they have upgraded the TV. s... More 

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Staten Island, New York
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Antiquated...no iron, not able to plug in hair dryers, cell phones, etc. 2 restaurants that leave a lot to be desired...food was fair...the locals gather here for parties...although the locals are nice people...they party hearty and are very messy....the staff is rude and unhelpful...although you can eat breakfast and lunch at the Rui Berchata...dinner must be at the Merengue, everything... More 

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