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Playabachata Resort

Traveller (118)
Pool & Beach (132)
Room & Suite (103)
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Smoking rooms available
5 Star accommodation
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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
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Free Internet
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Casino and Gambling
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Tennis Court
Wheelchair access
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Suites, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Top resorts Hotels
Room types
Suites, Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$92 - US$226 (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
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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Reviewed yesterday 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 3 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 4 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

1  Thank Matt K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stayed with my hubbie for two weeks at this resort had stayed previously 15 year ago when it was a RIU hotel how sad to see it's been taken over by senator. Room dated smelt damp staff very unfriendly apart from baby at the bar...More

Thank zoe f
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked this trip for four for a break for my best friend his wife and my partner and myself. After such a long flight one thing you don,t want to be treated with Ian a room with a blocked toilets moldy fruit and empty drinks...More

2  Thank Bigpopperbear
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paul r
9 September 2018|
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Response from Aja C | Reviewed this property |
Senator Resorts
Nicole K
3 September 2018|
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Response from arulsatch | Reviewed this property |
Yes and playa also offer snorkelling
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
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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"get in the 100 building"
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"room on the beach are the best to me"
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