Things to See and Do While Staying at ClubHotel Riu Bachata

Still not sure how to spend your time in the Dominican Republic? The ClubHotel Riu Bachata can provide everything needed to have an exciting time in their delightful coastal location. This property offers vacationers an impressive variety of recreational possibilities, ensuring you will have no shortage of exciting activities to pick from throughout your vacation.

Considering the resort has a total of 3 pools on-site, you should have no trouble locating a nice, shady area to lounge. A big plus for many vacationers is that this accommodation is also found right next to the shore, meaning that there are a few different ways to spend time in the water when you stay here. If you're not fond of swimming, the site's whirlpool provides a different way to enjoy the water.

Guests here won't have to put their exercise routines on pause; there are exercise facilities on-site at this hotel.


Tennis enthusiasts will especially enjoy staying at this property, because its tennis facilities — located on-site — can be a convenient and healthy family activity. Guests will find 2 tennis courts on-site. An evening match on their lighted courts would be a nice alternative to hot daytime play.

To find more nearby tennis courts, you can compare ClubHotel Riu Bachata to similar sites with this activity, like ClubHotel Riu Mambo and ClubHotel Riu Merengue.


Even though there isn't a golf course at ClubHotel Riu Bachata, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. Golf courses nearby are Costa Azul, Los Mangos Golf Course, and Playa Dorada Golf Course. Each is within nine and a half miles and the most nearby of the bunch is Los Mangos Golf Course. The course has a total of 9 holes. This 3300 yard course has been rated a par 35. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, the course can be reached at (809) 970-7143.


Travelers that appreciate an array of watersports will have a wonderful time when they visit ClubHotel Riu Bachata. The following list details the watersports available on the property.

  • Boating
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Do you plan to bring the kids on vacation? You might be impressed with what's offered at ClubHotel Riu Bachata, which is stocked full of family-friendly amenities.

Bring along the children and take advantage of the hotel's fun game room, playground, and babysitting services that are available for the whole family

The site has a game room, where guests of all ages can play arcade games and be social. There's a playground too, where even the littlest guests can have some afternoon fun. This site also has an organized program for kids, which will keep youngsters busy and entertained. At some point during your vacation, you may find yourself wanting to spend a few hours away from the kids. The property can arrange for a babysitter, so parents have the opportunity to take some time for themselves.

Entertainment and Nightlife

This property offers a schedule of live performances, so even when guests choose to stay in at night they won't miss the Dominican Republic's best acts. Entertainment is typically hosted 7 days per week. However, the frequency can vary with the season. If you want to learn more about their on-property entertainment, call the front desk at (809) 320-1010.

Another reason to spend time at this vacation destination is their many different bars, which provide the perfect excuse to explore all areas of the property.

You may also choose to enjoy a night out at one of the bars and entertainment venues located within the property of a nearby accommodation, such as the ones displayed below:

Accommodations near the ClubHotel Riu Bachata with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
ClubHotel Riu Merengue 6.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Puerto Plata 5 check
ClubHotel Riu Mambo 5.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Puerto Plata 4 check
Lifestyle Presidential Suites 3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Puerto Plata 7 check
The Bungalows 3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Puerto Plata -- --
Sun Village Resort & Spa 3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Central Puerto Plata 8 check
Lifestyle Tropical Beach All Inclusive 1.0 mi. North-Northwest of Central Bajo Hondo 5 check

Another way to spend the evening is at the casino, which is a great place to meet before dinner, or hang out all night. Also in the area is another casino, this one found at Ocean World Casino. It is about 2.6 miles of ClubHotel Riu Bachata.


Guests will be able to experience unparalleled relaxation, since this destination features enjoyable spa facilities. This list provides some of the available services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool


The salon on-site offers both a relaxing and convenient way to get your hair and makeup done for a special occasion, or fun night out.

Even though you'll find plenty of fun activities on the property, guests wanting to do some exploring shouldn't ever run out of exciting outdoor activities in the Dominican Republic. Regardless of whether you're looking to relax on the beach or enjoy a round on the golf course, you can encounter plenty of other opportunities for recreation close at hand. Check out these links to learn more with regard to sightseeing, shopping, diving, fishing, riding a bicycle or scooter, snorkeling, and other activities.


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