Riu Bachata, an all-inclusive, family-friendly hotel, offers great value. This reasonably priced beachfront property allows guests to lounge on the palm tree-laden beach and look out on the rolling green hills set against the Caribbean Sea.
The 610 guest rooms are modestly decorated and done in tropical décor. Each room comes with a balcony or terrace, bottom-shelf liquor and a flat-screen TV. There are two pools, a swim-up bar, a gym and a spa on site. The amenities at the neighboring sister hotel, Riu Merengue, are available for all guests and include tennis, volleyball, another pool option and water sports equipment for rent. An 18-hole golf course is also close by.
Caribbean cuisine and tropical drinks can be had at the on-site bars and restaurants. After dinner, guests can experience nightly entertainment such as live music, or take advantage of free admission to the dance club and casino. Kids' clubs and family-friendly entertainment keep the younger visitors busy. The hotel has a strict no “spring breakers” policy, ensuring it never gets overly rowdy or loud.
From the press:
“The large beach here is the main draw” -- Oyster
Infant cots / cribs
Extra beds / roll away beds
Gym / fitness center
Hot Tub / Jacuzzi
Sauna / Steam Room
Nightlife / entertainment
No pets allowed
24-hour front desk
Beauty treatments / massages (fees apply)
Hair salon (fees apply)
Outdoor space for some rooms
Complimentary WiFi in the lobby for 90 consecutive minutes per day.
Wi-Fi in guest rooms (fees apply)
Wi-Fi in public areas (fees apply)
Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.
Standard check-in time: 3pm.
Standard checkout time: 1pm.
Children and additional guests
Children welcome. Cribs and extra beds are available on request. Charges may apply.
No pets allowed.
Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
The hotel is about a 40-minute drive from the Puerto Plata International Airport.
Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.
You will pay the hotel in the hotel's local currency. The rate displayed (in CAD) is an estimate based on today's currency exchange rate.
The room rates listed are for double occupancy per room unless otherwise stated and exclude tax recovery charges and service fees.
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