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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.
Riu Bachata All-Inclusive offers an elaborate pool complex; a nearby water-sport center provides kayaks and snorkeling gear.
Riu Bachata All Inclusive's guestrooms and suites include furnished balconies or ground-floor terraces, WiFi, air conditioning, ceiling fans, stocked compact refrigerators, and liquor dispensers.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
Riu Bachata All Inclusive
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
- Surfing/boogie boarding
- Fitness facilities
- Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old
- Onsite entertainment and activities
- Access to onsite clubs
- Onsite live performances
- Motorized water sports
- Scuba-diving certification
- Scuba-diving excursions
- Scuba-diving lessons
- Snorkeling excursions
- Premium or imported alcoholic beverages
- Airport transfers
- Laundry/dry cleaning services
- Spa/beauty facilities and services
- Offsite tours
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), the El Millón casino adjacent to the 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.
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.
- Beach sun loungers
- Pool sun loungers
- Beach towels
- Poolside bar
- Swim-up bar
- Children's pool
- Spa tub
- Full-service spa
- Fitness facilities
- Multilingual staff
- Total number of rooms - 592
- 24-hour front desk
- Hair salon
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Shopping on site
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Tennis on site
- Number of bars/lounges - 4
- Wedding services
- Concierge services
- Number of outdoor pools - 2
- Pool umbrellas
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Luggage storage
- Free self parking
- Number of restaurants - 3
- Number of buildings/towers - 15
- Spa services on site
- Free breakfast
- Free WiFi
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Outdoor pools
- Children's pool
- Free Wi-Fi
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Playground on site
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 5-35 per week )
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Premium TV channels
- Ceiling fan
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Free bottled water
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Satellite TV service
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- In-room safe
- Daily housekeeping
- WiFi (surcharge)
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, international 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. Serving Caribbean cuisine. Reservations are required. Dress code: No T-shirts.
Sample menu for Steak House
Napoles - An a la carte restaurant with air conditioning offering Italian cuisine.
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).
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.
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Fitness classes on site
- Basketball on site
- Parasailing on site
- Playground on site
- Sailing on site
- Scuba diving on site
- Snorkeling on site
- Surfing/boogie boarding on site
- Volleyball on site
- Windsurfing on site
- Hot stone massage
- Deep tissue massage
- Swedish massage
- Steam room in spa
- Sports massage
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Sauna in spa
- Spa tub in spa
- Couples treatment rooms
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time ends at midnight
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old.
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 5-35 per week (rates may vary)
- A late check-out fee will be charged
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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. 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.
Awards & Affiliations
Resort Credit Promotion - Valid for US and Latin America Bookings Only
Book a 4-7 night minimum stay in any room or rate category for travel May 1 – December 23, 2016, and receive up to USD 1,000 in Resort Credit coupons for select services. Coupons can be applied as follows:
- USD 210 resort credit at Renova Spa (2 USD 35 coupons for Renova Spa massage, 2 USD 25 coupons for Hot Stone Cure Stress Massage, 2 USD 15 coupons for Deep Cleansing Facial, 2 USD 15 coupons for Aromatherapy Massage, 2 USD 15 coupons for Body Wrap, 2 USD 15 coupons for Spa pedicure; limited to 1 coupon per service/person)
- USD 160 resort credit at Scuba Caribe (2 USD 60 coupons for PADI Open Water, 2 USD 15 coupons for PADI Discover Scuba Diving, 2 USD 5 coupons for Cambiaso Discovery, 2 USD 5 coupons for sailing/windsurfing lesson; limited to 1 coupon per service/person)
- USD 80 resort credit with a 4-6 night stay or USD 140 resort credit with a 7-night minimum stay at Diamante Casino (1 USD 10 coupon per person/night valid for match play)
- USD 90 resort credit with a 4-6 night stay or USD 180 resort credit with a 7-night minimum stay valid at Playa Dorado Golf Club (1 coupon per round of golf/person, USD 12 for tee time, USD 3 for golf cart rental; caddy is required; additional taxes apply)
- USD 100 resort credit with a 4-6 night stay or USD 200 resort credit with a 7-night minimum stay at Weddings by RIU for Royal and Caprice Wedding Packages (limited to 1 coupon per wedding)
- USD 90 resort credit with a 4-6 night stay or USD 180 resort credit with a 7-night minimum stay at Europcar (1 USD 30 coupon per room/day to be used in economy car rental)
USD35 Spa Credit Offer in Renova Spa
Book a stay in any room or rate category January 1, 2016 – December 31, 2016, for travel within the same period, and receive a USD35 spa credit for duration of 80 minutes, per person, per stay.
Must book this rate plan to receive benefits. Spa credit redemption details provided at check-in. Spa appointment may be required. Taxes and gratuity may not be included. No refunds for any unused portion of offer. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions and blackout dates may apply.