About the hotel

Feel wrapped in the impressive natural environment that surround The ClubHotel Riu Merengue, as the perfect setting for an unforgettable getaway. Enjoy a wide range of flavours and aromas as you sample the authentic Dominican Republic cuisine. In the buffet restaurant or themed restaurant you'll find an endless range of dishes and recipes prepared by our chefs every day. Sharing it's facilities with ClubHotel Riu Bachata means you'll revel in access to the entertainment and activities thanks to the acclaimed All Inclusive programme. Whether you're travelling as a family, couple, or with friends, you'll be sure to find a wide variety of activities to keep you entertained right around the clock. There's tennis, windsurfing, sailing, bodyboarding and much more. Your little ones can also make the most of crafts, activities and dancing together with other kids in the RiuLand programme. Endless woods with palm trees, turquoise water and coral beaches at the ClubHotel Riu Merengue ensure you can kick back and relax.

  • Situated in Puerto Plata, boasting impressive views the lush, natural environment
  • Use of facilities at sister hotel ClubHotel Riu Bachata
  • Free WiFi

At a glance
ClubHotel Riu Merengue location
Relaxing Scenic Beachfront Couples Family Short Transfer


All rooms and suites at ClubHotel Riu Bambu include all the home comforts necessary for a relaxing getaway:

  • 2 double beds
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Safety deposit box
  • Satellite TV
  • Liquor dispenser
  • Mini bar
  • Telephone
  • WiFi (£)
  • Bathroom
  • Hairdryer

Double Room

These double rooms feature garden views and come with a large balcony, air conditioning, ceiling fan, and satellite or cable TV. Maximum occupancy is 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Sea View Double Room

Sea View Double Rooms come with a separate lounge, large balcony or terrace, air conditioning, ceiling fan, and satellite or cable TV. Maximum occupancy is 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Junior Suite

These suites come with either a balcony or terrace, offering that extra space outside. You'll also get a double bedroom, and air-conditioning. Plus, you'll have optics and a minibar which is replenished every two days.


If you're after a bit more room, these gorgeous suites are larger and the lounge area has a double sofa bed ensuring all members of the family have an indulgent holidaymaking experience.


Good cuisine is a vital element of any truly great holiday, and ClubHotel Riu Merengue offers culinary concepts that provide ease and comfort.

Los Almendros

Enjoy extensive buffet style international cuisine from all four corners of the globe at ClubHotel Riu Merengue's main restaurant, Colonial, accompanied by views of the resort.

Italian Restaurant

Taste Italy's finest cuisine with all those sought-after Italian flavours transported to the Caribbean with delicious traditional dishes: pasta, pizza and meats with exquisite sauces.


Luxuriate in the most excellent meats, in a tranquil and relaxing ambiance.

La Roca

This buffet restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner in a relaxed environment.


  • Free Wi-Fi zones
  • Shops (£)
  • Currency exchange (£)

All Inclusive

  • All meals
  • Snacks 24-hours a day
  • Unlimited local beverages 24-hours a day
  • Access to all bars within the Riu Resort, except Pacha and El Millón
  • Mini bar and regularly restocked liquor dispenser
  • In-room safety deposit box
  • Sports and activities
  • 1 introductory scuba diving lesson in pool
  • RiuLand kids' club
  • Daytime entertainment programme
  • Riu evening programme, shows or live music
  • Free entry to Pacha discotheque
  • Free entry to El Millón casino
  • Free WiFi
  • All accommodation, taxes and tips included
  • All hotel guests are required to wear an All Inclusive wristband for identification purposes


  • Three swimming pools
  • Use of two outdoor pools at Riu Bachata
  • Free sun loungers, towels and parasols by pool area
  • Free beach sun loungers
  • Sun terrace
  • Pacha discotheque
  • Spanish lessons
  • Gym and sauna (18 years and above)
  • Beach volleyball
  • Tennis courts
  • Badminton
  • Darts
  • Boccia
  • Billiards
  • Windsurfing
  • Kayaking
  • Pedaloes
  • Body board
  • Snorkelling equipment
  • PADI and NAUI scuba diving school (£)
  • 1 introductory scuba diving lesson in pool
  • Water sports (£)
  • Casino at Riu Bachata (£)
  • Renova
  • Spa (£)

For the Family

  • RiuLand kids' club for children ages 4 to 12
  • Mini disco
  • Kids' pool
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