Sometimes choosing a hotel near the beach can make your trip even more exciting.
Fortunately, ClubHotel Riu Bachata is located directly on the water, so you won't need to travel far to enjoy the pleasant coast.
Of course, since ClubHotel Riu Bachata was built directly on, laying out in the sun is popular with guests staying here. For those who are willing to venture off site, its not difficult to find another beach to experience. Click the name of each one in the table to view a detailed discussion:
|Maimon Beach||0.9||W||6.9 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata|
|Playa Grande||1.4||NW||7.6 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata|
|2.8||NW||8.9 mi. Northwest of Puerto Plata|
|Cofresi Beach||2.8||ESE||3.5 mi. Northwest of Puerto Plata|
|Puerto Pastilla Beach||4.6||NW||10.6 mi. Northwest of Puerto Plata|
One of the most convenient options is Maimon Beach. Part cove, part beach, and part river, the long shore of Maimon Beach offers a variety of features for people visiting. While most will not be coming to view the dark sand, eco-toursit and those looking for a natural beach may enjoy it.
Some might enjoy Cofresi Beach which is usually full of tourists looking for a variety of beach activities. Cofresi Beach is split into two sections, one half of which is public, and one private. Locals can often be found enjoying their weekends on the public side, which makes it a great spot if you want to do a little mingling. You can locate this one three miles east-southeast of the property.
Visiting a town or community neighboring your resort can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. ClubHotel Riu Bachata is located in the vicinity of Puerto Plata, in the Western side of the Dominican Republic; it is six and a half miles (ten kilometers) to the west-northwest of Puerto Plata.
The table below lists the areas that are closest to ClubHotel Riu Bachata:
|downtown Puerto Plata||5.9||ESE|
|El Gallo Abajo||7.6||SSE|
While there may not be too many attractions close to the resort, you will be pretty close to Yasika Adventures, which is one of the closest to the accommodation.
To see more info about this or other nearby attractions, check out the table below:
|Yasika Adventures||Zip Line Site||--||--||Playa Dorada|
|Isabel de Torres National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.7||SE||3.8 mi. South of Puerto Plata|
|Monumento Hermanas Mirabal||Monument||8.1||ESE||Costa Dorada|
|Monument||6.2||SE||2.7 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Teleferico Mountain Top||Cable Car||6.1||SE||2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Historical Site||6.3||SE||Puerto Plata|
|Park||6.2||ESE||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Facility Viewing||--||--||9.8 mi. South West of Puerto Plata|
|Park||5.9||ESE||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Amber Museum||Museum||5.7||ESE||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||5.7||ESE||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Park||5.6||ESE||Downtown Puerto Plata|
|Teleferico Puerto Plata||Cable Car||5.0||SE||Puerto Plata|
|Faro Puerto Plata||Lighthouse||5.4||ESE||Puerto Plata|
|Birgenair Flight 301 Memorial||Historical Site||5.3||ESE||Puerto Plata|
|Fortaleza San Felipe||Historical Site||5.3||ESE||Puerto Plata|
|Twenty-Seven Waterfalls of Damajagua||Waterfall||8.0||SSW||10.1 mi. West-Southwest of Puerto Plata|
If you're looking for a chance to see something a little different, Yasika Adventures might be just right for you. One of the first zip-line adventures to open on the north coast of the Dominican Republic, Yasika Adventures is a great way to see the natural side of the country in an exhilarating and unique way.
When deciding where to stay, it's sometimes helpful to learn about nearby accommodations in order to get a better feel for the region. This section of the Dominican Republic has various additional resort and hotel options, which will give you plenty to think about prior to reaching a decision. Have a look at the following table to find a complete list of the lodging options you can find in the area.
|ClubHotel Riu Merengue||0.2||E||6.1 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|ClubHotel Riu Mambo||0.4||E||5.9 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|Lifestyle Presidential Suites||2.7||ESE||3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|2.8||ESE||3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|Sun Village Resort & Spa||2.8||ESE||3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|Club Villas Jazmin||3.9||ESE||2.4 mi. Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|Lifestyle Tropical Beach All Inclusive||4.9||NW||11.0 mi. Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|--||--||Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|7.4||ESE||Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic|
|Grand Oasis Marien All Inclusive Resort||8.2||ESE||Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic|
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