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Resort hotel adjoining ocean, in Puerto Plata

Amber Coast vacation

Located at the expansive Riu Resort along the Amber Coast, this hotel is adjacent to the resort's water-sports beach on Maimón Bay; downtown Puerto Plata is 10 km (6 mi) away.

All-Inclusive resort

Riu Bachata All-Inclusive offers an elaborate pool complex; a nearby water-sport center provides kayaks and snorkeling gear. A children's club and companion hotels' facilities are included in room rates.

In-room refreshment

Riu Bachata All Inclusive's guestrooms and suites include furnished balconies or ground-floor terraces, air conditioning, ceiling fans, stocked compact refrigerators, and liquor dispensers.

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Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included.

Activities and facilities/equipment

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games

  • Dancing
  • Language

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old

Entertainment

  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Access to onsite clubs
  • Onsite live performances

Not included

  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Offsite tours

Hotel Amenities

The majority of amenities, activities, and gratuities across the 15 buildings at Riu Bachata All Inclusive are included in the room rate; guests will not be charged extra for the majority of amenities and activities (scroll up to the All-Inclusive Details section for more information).

A street of brightly colored shops runs between this hotel and Riu Merengue Hotel. Options along the street include an art gallery, clothing boutiques, and craft shops. Offerings continue with a pharmacy, photo studio/lab, hair salon, medical center, and fitness center. The Renova Spa also offers a unisex sauna, body treatments, facials, manicures and pedicures, and massage. Advanced reservations are required for massages.

Open 4 PM to 3 AM (hours subject to change), a casino adjacent to this Riu Bachata All Inclusive's lobby contains slot machines, electronic-poker machines, and tables for three games of blackjack, one Caribbean Stud Poker, and two roulette wheels.

Resort amenities also include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a patio and garden. A porter can assist with baggage, and luggage storage is available. Wheelchair-accessible bathroom is available. Babysitting or child care can be provided.

Ground transportation:

The hotel is approximately 14.4 miles (23.2 kilometers) away from Gregorio Luperón International Airport. Shuttle vans and private cars of varying prices are available. They can be reserved during the process of booking a reservation for this Puerto Plata hotel, via this Web site, and added to the total trip cost.

  • Free breakfast
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Full-service spa
  • Casino
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Children's pool
  • Swim-up bar
  • Poolside bar
  • Bar/lounge
  • Nightclub
  • Fitness facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Children's club
  • Supervised childcare/activities
  • Sauna
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Beach towels
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Spa services on site
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wedding services
  • Garden
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Hair salon
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Shopping on site
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 15
  • Total number of rooms - 592
  • Tennis on site
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor pools
  • Children's pool
  • Refrigerator
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • WiFi (surcharge)
  • Minibar
  • Satellite TV service
  • Premium TV channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free bottled water
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Free toiletries
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Ceiling fan
  • Private bathroom
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
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Where to Eat

Complimentary breakfast is served daily. The majority of meals and beverages, plus all gratuities, at the following restaurants, snack spots, and bars are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive Details section for more information).

Bahía de Maimón - Main restaurant offering buffet style dinning and on-the-spot cooking stations. Theme dinners served twice a week; Breakfast, lunch, theme-dinner buffets.

Maracuya - Grill/Steakhouse restaurant a la cate for dinner. Reservations required. Dress code: No T-shirts.

Napoles - a la carte restaurant with air conditioning.

Sample menu for Steak House

Soup:

  • Cream of tomato

    Main courses:

  • Beef filet
  • Pork chops
  • Ribeye steak

    Desserts:

  • Crêpes Suzette
  • Fruit flan with ice cream

    Macumba - Open-air restaurant at Riu Merengue Hotel. Snacks from late night to after midnight.

    Bikini - Large, covered, open-air, plaza-like bar. Open from mid-morning to late night.

    Caramba - Open-air bar/lounge open from early evening to late night.

    Los Lirios - Swimup bar open mid-morning to early evening.

    Pacha - Air-conditioned nightclub located in front of ClubHotel Riu Merengue. Bar open 10 PM - 2 AM (hours subject to change. Minimum age 18. Closed Mondays).

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    Nearby Things to Do

    The majority of recreational activities and facilities described below are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive Details section for more information).

    This hotel includes a 3m-diameter (10-foot) children's pool and two 61m (200-foot) arc-shaped pools, one featuring an eight-person jetted section, a shallow area with underwater tile lounges and a fountain, and a swim-up bar. Guests also enjoy access to pools at the Riu Resort's other two hotels. Padded lounge chairs and thatched-roof sunshades flank all pools. Pool umbrellas and sun loungers and beach towels are provided. The resort faces an 800m (one-half mile) Atlantic Ocean beach. Sand extending inland under palm trees includes sports facilities.

    Maimón Bay, at the resort's western end, offers a beachfront, water-sport center (located in front of Riu Merengue Hotel) providing kayaks, snorkeling gear, Hobie Cat sailboats, pedal boats, windsurfers, and boogie boards as part of the All-Inclusive plan. Surcharges apply for parasailing, Jet Skiing, banana-boating, sailing lessons, windsurfing lessons, scuba-diving lessons and certification classes, and snorkeling and scuba-diving excursions.

    Other All-Inclusive facilities include two tennis courts at this hotel and three at Riu Merengue Hotel next door. The nearest golf course, Campo de Golf, is 14 km (8.75 mi) away.

    The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

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    Accessibility

    To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

    Hotel Policies

    Check-in

    Check-in time starts at 3 PM

    Check-out

    Check-out time is 1 PM

    Payment types

    Children and extra beds

    • Children are welcome.
    • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
    • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.

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    Fees

    The charges below are included in your overall room price:
    • Resort fee
    We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
    The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
    • A late check-out fee will be charged
    The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

    We should mention

    Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

    Resort Credit Promotion

    Book a stay in any room or rate category May 1 – December 23, 2015, for travel within the same period, and receive Resort Credit coupons for select services.

    Guests receive coupons at check-in. Coupons are per room and cannot be used for future stays. Coupons are for select services at Renova Spa, Scubacaribe, Dream Casino, Punta Blanca Golf Club, Weddings, Europar, and Antillana Photography. Not combinable with Spa Credit Promotion. Other restrictions may apply.

    $35 Spa Credit Promotion

    Book a stay in any room or rate category May 1 – December 23, 2015 for travel within the same period, and receive a $35 spa credit.

    Credit is applied to guest's account at check-out. Details at check-in. Not combinable with the Resort Credit Promotion. Other restrictions may apply.

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