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ClubHotel Riu Bachata

3.5 of 5 Bahia de Maimon, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
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Hereford, United Kingdom
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ignore all the bad reviews on here there just moany people. The hotel was beautiful with great staff and very welcoming towards everyone. Everywhere you see staff with a smile :) the food in the main restaurant was good with a variety of choices each day. The swimming pool area is just brilliant and huge and the life guards will... More

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Blackpool, England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just back from a two week stay here and it was above our expectations. People that expect 5 star for under a grand for two weeks are dreaming, you would pay £300 a night hotel only for that. The star ratings here are against other hotels locally. The check-in was slick with keys, safe key and towel cards presented as... More

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Cheshire
1 review
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

DREAMLINER the answer to long haul travel, unless everyone can afford Premium Class, ! There are toilets near the beach and pool just by the area they play games.next to the childrens play hut.I have been in 5*hotels which were no more than 3* and here we have 4* which was worthy of more. Read all comments the truth is... More

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from the most relaxing 2 weeks bliss. The rooms were spacious and very clean with optics and drinks fridge which was filled regularly we had ours filled most days although it states every other day (it helps to tip ) . The pool areas were spacious and relaxing , lots of sun loungers with plenty shaded areas if... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Returned from a visit to the club Riu Bachata the hotel was okay but did not rate the 4 plus rating in the Thompson brochure. The food at the bachata did tend toward repetitive but there was always something new and I never got bored on what was on offer. On arrival the check in was very fast and efficient... More

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hull
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never a 5* more like a 3.5.Very clean and staff brilliant but in need of modernisation.Food was the same nearly everyday but some theme nights broke the monotony.Entertainment was also poor ( with one night being a man eating lightbulbs) not very good in front of children I suspect ?.The rooms and grounds were spotlessly cleaned everyday and the Thomson... More

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Oxfordshire
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6 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a disappointing flight on the new Thompson Dreamliner, we arrived at the Riu hotel & were shown to our room, only to find that the air conditioning was not working, we informed the rep "Sylvia" & the hotel front desk who said it would be sorted out, the next day we were told the A/C was fixed & I... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have just come back after a week at riu bachata the staff were very polite i asked to move rooms as i am disabled and was too far to walk the lady at the reception was very helpful moved me to a room closer to every thing the rooms were spacious and clean the cleaner was very good at... More

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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just returned from our second visit to this beautiful hotel..the whole place is spotlessly clean, the staff work so hard and are so happy, always smiling and nothing is too much trouble..the beach is lovely but a bit shady if you like full sun but there is plenty of sun around the pools which are also spot less..the rooms are... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned from a week in Puerto Plata. We booked a late minute deal at the Riu Bachata. Overall it was a lovely hotel, nice spacious rooms, extremely clean and the staff were lovely! Entertainment was shocking, almost embarrassing for a 4plus* hotel. Only 90mins free wifi a day and it was too slow to use for anything more than... More

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Address: Bahia de Maimon, Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Location: Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Puerto Plata
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — ClubHotel Riu Bachata 3.5*
Number of rooms: 610
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Also Known As:
Riu Bachata Puerto Plata
Clubhotel Riu Bachata Hotel
Clubhotel Riu Bachata Puerto Plata
Riu Bachata Dominican Republic
Riu Puerto Plata
Bachata Riu
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