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    ClubHotel Riu Merengue

    Bahia de Maimon, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    3,621 - 3,625 of 4,359 reviews

    Reviewed June 16, 2007

    Stayed at Riu Mambo 29th May until 11th June. 6 of us aged 18 - 44. Flew Thomas Cook from Gatwick, very cramped only 30inch legroom and very narrow seats. Also because of a technical fault with a different plane, our plane was used for...More

    13  Thank forest2206
    Reviewed June 14, 2007

    Me [19] and my boyfriend [23] stayed at the riu mambo between 30th may and 14th of june we booked with thomson and paid just over £1500 for the both of us for 2 weeks. The flight from manchester to the dominican was fine thomson...More

    7  Thank LuciePop
    Reviewed June 12, 2007

    on the jorney from the airport to the hotel i thought what have i done? bringing my family to this getto,but i needent have worried the hotel was fantastic , but be aware this is one of the poorest countrys in the world and also...More

    4  Thank johnglasgow_7
    Reviewed June 12, 2007

    My wife and I stayed at the Riu Merengue from June 2nd to the 9th to celebrate our 26th Anniversary. What a wonderful holiday we had. We arrived late on the Saturday night and since there was only 2 family’s from Toronto staying there check...More

    10  Thank JBrook
    Reviewed June 11, 2007

    Have arrived back today from 2 weeks at the Riu Merengue with Thomson Holidays, TUI and felt that I had to write my review immediately. I have always wanted to visit the Caribbean and my wife agreed even though the thought of the length of...More

    9  Thank Muke
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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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    • Also Known As
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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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