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ClubHotel Riu Bachata

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good35%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3.5 Star Hotel
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We arrived on Feb 8, 2018 and we stayed for 7 days. When we arrived we were greeted with juice and we all stood in line to get our rooms. It was pretty painless. They had everything ready in envelopes with our names on them....More

3  Thank deb606
Reviewed yesterday

Many negative things have been said about this resort. My advice is don’t listen to them. My family was at the Bachata January 2nd - January 9th. Can’t say enough good things about this resort. Yes it has been bought out by Senator. We met...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a short review as we are still in this hotel. I will write a more detailed one when I return home on 27th. Do not book this hotel or the Riu merengue next door! The hotel has been taken over and will close...More

6  Thank shaz53
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were expecting the worst reading some negative reviews, but liked the hotel a lot! We had an oceanview room on the top floor of the 100 building, just how we had requested when we booked the room. This building is the nearest to the...More

6  Thank michelw88
Reviewed 3 days ago

the check in at the Riu bachata was very quick and efficient. Our friends and us were not even around the same building so the staff at the front desk was very accommodating and put us side by side in the same block with an...More

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About
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Centre 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 Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Casino and Gambling
Spa
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$123 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Spa Hotel in Puerto Plata
#5 Romantic 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
US$123 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Spa Hotel in Puerto Plata
#5 Romantic 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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Traveller (5267)
Pool & Beach (1236)
Room & Suite (759)
Dining (292)
Amenities (200)
Family and Play Areas (37)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (19)
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Cindy L
16 February 2018|
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Response from SteveLorro | Reviewed this property |
I was there in August and the free WiFi worked fine in the lobby, certain areas by the pool and beach. You can have 2 devices per room
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Cindy L
16 February 2018|
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Response from 1930rustyc | Reviewed this property |
Actually it wasn't me that had reviewed the lobster, I recall reading it though. I do know where they are referring to - if you go to the amber beach area it is a short walk from there - I'd say from the hotel lobby it is... More
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properboa
10 February 2018|
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Response from Lynda M | Reviewed this property |
It closes end April and reopens November as Hotel Senator Spa Puerto Plata.
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Room Tips
"Try getting a room away from the eating area and bar...not a huge resort so the walk is nice to get to meals..."
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"Ask for the 100/300 building, 2nd/3rd floor. Riu Bachata is much nicer than Riu Merengue."
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"block 1 over looks the sea"
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"we had room 821 and it was a good view of the pool"
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