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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
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Poolside Bar
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    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed June 13, 2017

    Yesterday we came back from a two weeks stay in this resort. I'm not a fussy person but I will never come back to this place. Food - delicious but very, very repetitive. Rooms - spotless but very old. This is my guess but the...More

    2  Thank Eryka D
    Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at ClubHotel Riu MerengueResponded June 16, 2017

    Dear guest, Many thanks for sharing your experience with us. We appreciate the opportunity to respond. We can assure you that RIU is constantly working on the maintenance and renovation of every hotel. Your comments help us improve and we take them very seriously, therefore,...More

    Reviewed June 13, 2017

    My second time here. It was our honeymoon and i must say a lot has improved. First time ever i did not get a delly belly. The room was great. A little dated but we found it perfect for what we wanted. The Thompson Rep/s...More

    1  Thank Keithnemma
    Reviewed June 4, 2017

    The rooms at the Riu Merengue are very dated, but kept very clean. There was a musty smell in the room, that I could still smell on my clothes after coming home and washing them. The pools were great, except the pool at the merengue...More

    3  Thank Liane W
    Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at ClubHotel Riu MerengueResponded June 6, 2017

    Dear guest, Many thanks for choosing RIU Hotels and Resorts for your holidays and sharing your experience with us. At RIU we want all our customers to feel comfortable during their stay and that they will want to visit us again. Your comments help us...More

    Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

    I came here as it my 1st time to Caribbean islands with a friend (who's been to this country) From the moment you checked in at the airport till when you arrive back home you are looked after by the company. My 1st thought of...More

    3  Thank Jen S
    Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at ClubHotel Riu MerengueResponded June 6, 2017

    Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback and for expressing your concerns. We are committed to provide excellent quality of our products and services to our guests. We regret to read that you have left our hotel with an...More

    Reviewed June 2, 2017

    It is with sad regret that I have been told by Thompson that the riu merengue and bachacha hotel will close from the end of sept. My wife and I have stayed at this hotel for the past 15 years and have met and stayed...More

    15  Thank Dave T
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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
    • $98 - $705 (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
    • Also Known As
    • Clubhotel Riu Merengue Hotel ,
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    • Clubhotel Riu Merengue Puerto Plata ,
    • Riu Merengue Dominican Republic ,
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    • Rui Merengue
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    Traveler (5845)
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    Dining (363)
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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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