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ClubHotel Riu Bachata

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good36%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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“bikini bar”(60 reviews)
“mini bar”(310 reviews)
“every other day”(221 reviews)
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

We have just returned from bachata and I can say we had a great time! I try to get away yearly and love to review these places honestly and give people a real sense of what they are like, so here goes! This resort was...More

4  Thank Roya D
Reviewed yesterday

We booked 2 rooms for a family of 5 Dec 28-Jan 4 2018. The hotel was able to accommodate our adjoining room & second floor requests even though we only booked 2 weeks before travelling. The rooms were dated, but clean. Kind of weird having...More

4  Thank Candice R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We are staying here at the resort and mostly everything is fantastic. I am disappointed with the food here at the resort as I feel they cut a lot of corners for decent meals. I went to the steak house last night and the steak...More

1  Thank Dini M
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed here Jan 2018. The hotel is quite nice the beach was very nice the sand was a little course but was manageable. The staff very friendly and seemed to be always busy cleaning or fixing. The room was clean and well stocked. Just...More

3  Thank Robert S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We have been to many Riu Resort over the years and l must say that the Riu Bachata falls short of the 5* it was more like a 4* at best . That could have something to do with the selling of it. The Alcohol...More

2  Thank Matthew C
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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Free Parking
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Casino and Gambling
Spa
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$118 - $287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Plata
#5 Spa Hotel in Puerto Plata
#7 Family Hotel in Puerto Plata
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Puerto Plata
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Plata
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$118 - $287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Puerto Plata
#5 Spa Hotel in Puerto Plata
#7 Family Hotel in Puerto Plata
#8 Top resorts Hotel in Puerto Plata
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Puerto Plata
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
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Traveler (5157)
Pool & Beach (1225)
Room & Suite (714)
Dining (288)
Hotel & Grounds (3201)
Bathroom (40)
Family and Play Areas (37)
Business Center & Event Rooms (19)
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steve w
January 16, 2018|
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Response from Candice R | Reviewed this property |
I had submitted all requests through Sunwing, I did not contact the hotel directly.
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Janice P
Not a question , rather information about two new changes at the Riu Bachata. 1-Effective immediately the Casino at the Riu Bachata in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic is closed until further notice. The following will be offered: - FREE shuttle service provided to the Casino Kaviar at Ocean World in Cofresi or to the Casino from Be Live Collection Marien in Costa Dorada. - Two Trips can be organized every night (Roundtrip) - Front Desk Managers from Riu Merengue and Riu Bachata can arrange the trips upon request. - Minimum Requirement: 6 Paxs2-In order to provide better service please note effective immediately guests staying at the Riu Bachata in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic will be required to make reservations for the a la carte restaurants. The hotel will be offering an option for two seating times as follows: - The Napoles (Italian) restaurant is open every night . First Seating Time - 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Second Seating Time -8:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m. -The Maracuya (Caribbean Menu) & (Steakhouse Menu) restaurant alternates menu every other day. First Seating Time - 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Second Seating Time -8:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m. Note guest will still have the unlimited reservation dining options at both these specialty restaurant
January 15, 2018|
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Response from Janice P |
swifftie55. please stop putting this resort down. Im sorry you had a bad time. seems you are the only one.
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doug d
January 14, 2018|
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Response from Noel M | Reviewed this property |
under new ownership now. You book early when guest service is open, but there also isn't a limit on a la carte now.
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Room Tips
"Try to get an upper level floor, less musty and fewer crawlies (although not many anyway!)"
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"Rooms over looking Amber Cove they are quieter and have amazing views"
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"Blocks 1,3,5 offer Amber cove views,1 and 2 ocean views and are quiet."
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"All the same"
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