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ClubHotel Riu Merengue

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Reviewed 8 October 2007

What can I say that hasn't already been said in the previous reviews. This holiday not only met all are expectations but far exceeded them. Considering how reasonable the price was, we didn't expect that much from the holiday, but we were hugely surprised by the quality of this place. If you're looking for the sort of holiday where you...

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16Thank Mjds
Bedfordshire
Reviewed 6 October 2007

WOW. We moved from the tropical garden horrible place to here. It is fantastic. Clean, friendly and the food is hot. We met some lovely people here and we will be going back. The entertainment is a good laugh and the staff work from 9am to 12am every day. The pool was always being cleaned. They did dancing lessons, fitness...

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6Thank suza712565
Peterborough,cambridgeshire
Reviewed 4 October 2007

Booked this as a late holiday looking for some sun.For the price £400.00 for one week I cannot complain as we did not starve and the attention to the rooms was superb.I didn't know there were so many ways to make a decoration of my pyjamas. Flew with My Travel and upgraded at Gatwick on the morning of departure. Flight...

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8Thank cococat9
wales
Reviewed 1 October 2007

Stayed at the Riu Merengue 9th-23 sept 2007. Went with Girl friend flew First Choice. Flew premium Class and the trolley dollies don't stop filling ya glass.Well worth the upgrade. Arrival and transfers went smoothly enough-hotel is 45 'dominican minutes' away from the airport. Hotel book in, get to the front to hear him! Now the adventure starts- finding your...

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6Thank mrgWales
england
Reviewed 29 September 2007

For a late deal and a bargain this place is fine but don't expect it to be a holiday of a lifetime because this place is certainly not paradice!!! The hotel staff were exellently trained friendly courteous and seemed to be enjoying what must be an absolutly gruelling job with rediculously long hours . The entertainment was at best described...

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glasgow
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Reviewed 25 September 2007

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 of 5 bubbles MooseNS1967, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
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