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Playabachata Resort

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Carretera Navarrete Puerto Plata Bahia de Maimon, Puerto Plata 57000 Dominican Republic See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Smoking rooms available
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

I was there from sept 4th to sept 18, it was my 4th time in 18 months and even though the name has changed, the place is just getting better. The fun started when I was welcomed at the reception by my good friend Genesis...More

1  Thank Loudmouth82
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I will start by stating I loved the Rui Bachata resort. We booked thinking we were getting a similar if not better experience now they claim to have renovated the resort. Only to find out that there are 2 complexes on the resort. PLAYABACHATA 1...More

Thank Dawn P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On our way from the airport to resort we thought omg where have we come as it looks a dump! Once in resort I have to say it's lovely.The staff are really lovely and very hard working.The beach is lovely but the sea can be...More

1  Thank Navigator533004
Reviewed 5 days ago

I stayed at the Playa Bachata for a weekend in August 2018 and had an enjoyable time with no issues with the room, food, pool, etc. This is not a 5 star resort but it doesn't pretend to be. Everything was just fine. I have...More

4  Thank HeatSeeker
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Where to start with this pit and TUI? Blood stained sheets, air conditioning not working, broken windows, lock fell off balcony door so left us unable to secure our room. Lights hanging off ceilings including wires exposed in the bathroom. TUI rep never available yet...More

2  Thank Matt K
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About
Description
Playabachata Resort is the ideal place to enjoy a relaxing and disconnected holiday. Its 998 rooms offer all the comforts to guarantee a perfect stay: air conditioning, ceiling fan, satellite TV, minibar, ...More liquor dispenser and balcony or terrace, from where you can contemplate the wonderful landscape that surrounds the hotel. In its facilities you will find beautiful swimming pools with children's area, solarium terrace equipped with umbrellas and sunbeds, sports facilities and extensive garden areas. The hotel also has six restaurants, two buffet, two specialties for dinner service and 2 snack restaurants, as well as five bars. Thanks to the All Inclusive system, you can enjoy meals, snacks and national drinks with and without alcohol in all of them. In addition, Playabachata Resort offers a laundry service (for a fee), a babysitting service (for a fee), free Wi-Fi internet in the hotel lobby and the possibility of practicing numerous water sports with external companies (for a fee). Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Casino and Gambling
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
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On the Beach
,
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Suites, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
,
On the Beach
,
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Suites, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
998
Price range
US$91 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
ClubHotel Riu Merengue
Also Known As
Clubhotel Riu Merengue Hotel
,
Club Hotel Riu Merengue
,
Clubhotel Riu Merengue Puerto Plata
,
Riu Merengue Dominican Republic
,
Riu Merengue Puerto Plata
,
Rui Merengue
,
Playabachata Resort Dominican Republic/Puerto Plata
Location
Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Puerto Plata
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
,
On the Beach
,
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Suites, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
998
Price range
US$91 - US$227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
ClubHotel Riu Merengue
Also Known As
Clubhotel Riu Merengue Hotel
,
Club Hotel Riu Merengue
,
Clubhotel Riu Merengue Puerto Plata
,
Riu Merengue Dominican Republic
,
Riu Merengue Puerto Plata
,
Rui Merengue
,
Playabachata Resort Dominican Republic/Puerto Plata
Location
Caribbean > Dominican Republic > Puerto Plata Province > Puerto Plata
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Traveller (118)
Pool & Beach (132)
Room & Suite (103)
Dining (99)
Amenities (165)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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Questions & Answers
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paul r
9 September 2018|
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Response from Aja C | Reviewed this property |
Senator Resorts
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Nicole K
3 September 2018|
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Response from OdeteOliveira | Reviewed this property |
10 years ago there was a lot of fish but now hardly any, we were sad and couldn't believe it.
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Andrea K
26 August 2018|
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Response from arulsatch | Reviewed this property |
They dont have coffee bar in summer but i think they are opening in December
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Room Tips
"The ocean front rooms have beautiful views - worth the splurge."
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"All the rooms are identical only the front row at the front have a sea view all other rooms are overlooked."
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"room on the beach are the best to me"
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