What's Near ClubHotel Riu Merengue

The beaches in the Dominican Republic are touted by locals as some of the most enjoyable sights in the region. Therefore, most guests are delighted that ClubHotel Riu Merengue is located right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go out of the way to enjoy the most popular feature in the area. The beach on-site is a busy locale, so it is great for beach-goers who like to be in the middle of a crowd.

Nearby Beaches

Obviously, since ClubHotel Riu Merengue is located on Maimon Riu Beach, relaxing on the sand is one of the main attractions at this property. For travelers who want some variety, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Riu Merengue
Beach Distance Direction Location
Maimon Beach 1.1 W 6.9 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata
Playa Grande 1.5 NW 7.6 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata
Cofresi Beach 2.6 ESE 3.5 mi. Northwest of Puerto Plata
Playa La Isla 2.9 NW 8.9 mi. Northwest of Puerto Plata
Playa Costambar 3.6 ESE Costambar
Puerto Pastilla Beach 4.7 NW 10.6 mi. Northwest of Puerto Plata

The closest option 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 find this one two and a half miles east-southeast of the property.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your resort can act as a nice day trip, no matter if you're just exploring the area's hidden attractions, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. ClubHotel Riu Merengue is located in the vicinity of Puerto Plata, in the Western side of the Dominican Republic; it's 6.1 miles to the west-northwest of Puerto Plata.

The following table contains a listing of areas near ClubHotel Riu Merengue:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Maggiolo 1.3 ESE
Cofresi 2.4 E
Costambar 3.7 ESE
Bajo Hondo 4.2 NW
downtown Puerto Plata 5.7 ESE
Puerto Plata 6.1 ESE
Imbert 6.8 SW
Barrio Codetel 7.2 ESE
El Gallo Abajo 7.5 SSE
Saballo 7.5 SW

Nearby Attractions

Isabel de Torres National Park

Although there aren't many attractions within a close distance of the resort, there are some options, like Yaskia Adventures, which is one of the closest ones.

To see more info about this or other nearby attractions, check out the table below:

Attractions Near Riu Merengue
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Yaskia Adventures Zip Line Site -- -- Playa Dorada
Isabel de Torres National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.6 SE 3.8 mi. South of Puerto Plata
Monumento Hermanas Mirabal Monument 7.9 ESE Costa Dorada
Cristo Redentor Monument 6.1 SE 2.7 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Teleferico Mountain Top Cable Car 6.0 SE 2.6 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Carcel San Felipe Historical Site 6.1 SE Puerto Plata
Parque de la Libertad Park 6.0 ESE Downtown Puerto Plata
El Chocal Facility Viewing -- -- 9.8 mi. South West of Puerto Plata
Park Gregorio Luperon Park 5.7 ESE Downtown Puerto Plata
Amber Museum Museum 5.5 ESE Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque Regalado Park 5.5 ESE Downtown Puerto Plata
Parque De La Restauracion Park 5.4 ESE Downtown Puerto Plata
Teleferico Puerto Plata Cable Car 4.9 SE Puerto Plata
Liga Del Atlantico Park 4.8 SE Puerto Plata
Faro Puerto Plata Lighthouse 5.2 ESE Puerto Plata
Birgenair Flight 301 Memorial Historical Site 5.1 ESE Puerto Plata
Fortaleza San Felipe Historical Site 5.1 ESE Puerto Plata
Parque San Felipe Park 5.1 ESE Puerto Plata
Twenty-Seven Waterfalls of Damajagua Waterfall 8.0 SSW 10.1 mi. West-Southwest of Puerto Plata
Parque Central Imbert Park 6.8 SW Imbert

If you're on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, Yaskia Adventures could be a good option. One of the first zip-line adventures to open on the north coast of the Dominican Republic, Yaskia Adventures is a great way to see the natural side of the country in an exhilarating and unique way.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby lodging possibilities is often a convenient means of getting a feel for the area as whole. This part of the Dominican Republic houses quite a few additional hotel and resort options to pick from, which will give you plenty to think over before reaching a conclusion. Take a look at the table below to get complete details on the booking options located nearby.

Accommodations near Riu Merengue
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
ClubHotel Riu Bachata 0.2 W 6.3 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic
ClubHotel Riu Mambo 0.2 ESE 5.9 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic
Lifestyle Presidential Suites 2.5 ESE 3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic
The Bungalows 2.6 ESE 3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic
Sun Village Resort & Spa 2.6 ESE 3.5 mi. West-Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic
Club Villas Jazmin 3.7 ESE 2.4 mi. Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic
Lifestyle Tropical Beach All Inclusive 5.0 NW 11.0 mi. Northwest of Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic
Hacienda Tropical -- -- Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic
Portofino Guest House 7.2 ESE Puerto Plata, the Dominican Republic
Grand Oasis Marien All Inclusive Resort 8.1 ESE Playa Dorada, the Dominican Republic
 

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