Things to See and Do While Staying at ClubHotel Riu Mambo

The Dominican Republic provides plenty of interesting recreational opportunities, especially for those booking a beachside vacation spot like this one. ClubHotel Riu Mambo is one of the best properties for visitors who want to stay as active as possible and try their hand at new activities.

Considering the resort has 2 pools to choose from, you'll probably have no trouble locating enough room to relax by the water. One of the bonuses is that this property is built next to the sea, meaning that there will be many ways to enjoy the water when you stay here. For a different way to relax in the water, you can also enjoy the whirlpool on-site.

For those who don't like breaking from their fitness routines, this property makes it easy to stay on track; there are exercise facilities on-site at this hotel.


This resort is definitely a top pick of tennis enthusiasts, because vacationers staying here can break a sweat at the on-site tennis facilities. Players likely won't have to compete with other guests for a court, considering that there are 5 courts on-site. Plus, the lighted courts here give guests the opportunity to play at night, when schedules are more relaxed.

If you're interested in other places to stay like this, you may wish to compare this property to other hotels in the area that also have courts, including ClubHotel Riu Merengue and Sun Village Resort & Spa.


Though ClubHotel Riu Mambo does not have a golf course, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. The area's closest courses are Costa Azul, Los Mangos Golf Course, and Playa Dorada Golf Course. The lot of them are within nine miles and the most nearby of the bunch is Los Mangos Golf Course. You can play 9 holes at this course. The course has a total length of 3300 yards, and it has been rated as a par 35. If you're considering reserving a tee time, you can reach the course at (809) 970-7143.


Visitors that enjoy a wide variety of aquatic adventures will have a wonderful time while they visit ClubHotel Riu Mambo. The list below shows the water activities that the property has.

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

Family Activities

Travelers of all ages can have a blast at ClubHotel Riu Mambo, which has tons of family-friendly offerings.

The interactive children's program through the hotel hosts daily activities and other facilities for children of guests at the resort, ensuring that every member of the family is entertained while on the island.

The site has a game room, where both kids and grown-ups can pass hours of downtime. Families with jam-packed itineraries will appreciate the kids' program, designed for young guests. This allows parents to relax worry-free, while their little ones have a chance to meet new friends. No matter how much you love them, you may find yourself wanting to leave the little ones behind for the Dominican Republic's adult attractions. Guests can make arrangements for a babysitter, so that moms and dads can have the chance to take some time out for themselves.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Many people take advantage of the exciting live entertainment available on-site, proving that staying inside for the night can be just as exciting as going out. Entertainment is typically hosted 7 days per week. Please keep in mind, the schedule may vary. If you want to learn more about their on-property entertainment, check with the front desk at (809) 320-1212.

Plus, there are several different bars, which provide the perfect excuse to explore all areas of the property.

Looking for more nightlife options? You'll find that there are a few nightlife alternatives nearby, though variety may not be their strong point. You can look into those in the following chart:

Accommodations near the ClubHotel Riu Mambo 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 Bachata 6.3 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

The lodging also features a casino, so going for the jackpot is one way to entertain yourself after sundown. Nearby is another casino, found at Casino Riu Bachata. You will find Casino Riu Bachata just a small distance away from this property.


Guests will be able to experience unparalleled relaxation, considering this destination has a soothing spa. The list below provides some of the available services:

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


The beauty salon on the property makes it easy to beautify yourself before a formal dinner or a special night out.

On top of the activities you'll find on the property, visitors who want to get out 'n' about can find many interesting recreational possibilities in the Dominican Republic. Whether you'd rather relax on a sunny beach or enjoy a round of golf, you will find lots of other recreational opportunities in the vicinity. Click these links to learn more concerning riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities.


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