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    ClubHotel Riu Merengue

    Bahia de Maimon, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good32%
    • Average17%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
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    “meringue” (1,250 reviews)
    “animation team” (461 reviews)
    “merengue pool” (54 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
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    Wheelchair access
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    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 4,359 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I would say overall the hotel was ok. Beach was nice the food was good the entertainment was great. But I will say that it does need some work. and I would not visit this property again until they make the necessary changes. The pool...More

    Thank bocachica1982
    Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at ClubHotel Riu MerengueResponded 3 days ago

    Dear guest, Thank you for choosing RIU Hotels and Resorts once again for your vacation. We are very disappointed to find that this time your experience did not live up to what you usually expect from us. As a global brand, we strive to maintain...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    we stayed at the merengue in may we love it here,this will be our six time we have stayed here,the staff,pools,beach are all fantistic cant wait to go back at the end of october.which we have just booked. Ignore all the rubbish reviews its a...More

    2  Thank Rufus R
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    place is great beaches pools and food were all fantastic every night some kind of entertainment a casino on the property shopping along Caribbean street can use the facility on all 3 resorts swim up bar

    3  Thank Dave P
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The people are nice (Front desk, restaurant, and cleaning staff). However, some of the management lack basic customer service skills. I was there only for 5 days. The excursions with NEXUS were great, but I was not pleased with my stay because I found cockroaches...More

    4  Thank crystalgarvey55
    Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at ClubHotel Riu MerengueResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback and for expressing your concerns. We would like to remark that due to the warm weather and the location of our resort, which is surrounded by vegetation, it is possible that insects...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Right off the bat I am gonna tell you that the staff and the people that you will meet here are great. This is not a new resort. This is not a fancy resort. This is not Hawaii or even Mexico. But give it a...More

    2  Thank dwasal
    ClubHotel Riu Bachata
    5,255 reviews
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • $97 - $674 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 Spa Hotel in Puerto Plata
    • #11 Top resorts Hotel in Puerto Plata
    • #12 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Plata
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 998
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    • Location
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    • Puerto Plata Province >
    • Puerto Plata
    • Also Known As
    • Clubhotel Riu Merengue Hotel ,
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    • Clubhotel Riu Merengue Puerto Plata ,
    • Riu Merengue Dominican Republic ,
    • Riu Merengue Puerto Plata ,
    • Rui Merengue
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    Traveler (5845)
    Pool & Beach (1584)
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    Dining (363)
    Hotel & Grounds (3366)
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    SueO62
    July 16, 2017|
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    Response from Dave T | Reviewed this property |
    Hi Sue I have been told by the riu chain and Thompson that the hotel has not been sold now
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    Jimjam357
    June 24, 2017|
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    Response from KerriCanada | Reviewed this property |
    I tried to book it for Jan and it wasn't listed at all.
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    JOSE C
    June 21, 2017|
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    Response from Dave T | Reviewed this property |
    I have been told by the travel agent the the thr riu hotels will close at the end of sept due to been sold to the carnival cruise group
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    "Don't Go... Roaches and Flies"
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