What's Located Around Hotel Riu Taino

The active and pretty beaches on Hispaniola are undoubtedly the most-visited attractions in the region. If you are looking forward to the beach more than anything, Hotel Riu Taino is set in the perfect location for you. This lodging is located on the water, so guests can spend their whole trip under the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Bavaro Beach

Of course, since Hotel Riu Taino is located right on Bavaro Beach, hanging out at the beach is popular with guests staying here. Bavaro Beach is one of six Punta Cana beaches, which are known as some of the best in the world. As such, the beaches are almost always crowded with tourists trying to catch a glimpse of the beautiful scenery, and dip their toes in the cool clear waters.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers who are curious to know about what's nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the closest neighboring city or town is from the property. Hotel Riu Taino is situated in the vicinity of Punta Cana, in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; it's 2.3 miles to the north of Friusa.

The table below lists some of the areas near Hotel Riu Taino.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Bavaro 1.8 SE
Friusa 2.3 S
El Macao 7.0 WNW
Pueblo Bavaro 7.9 SSE
Lotificacion Veron Punta Cana 8.6 S
Lotificacion Veron Punta Cana 8.6 S
Plao Bonito 8.9 SE
Los Manantiales 10.4 SSE
Uvero Alto 11.4 NW
Batey La Bomba 12.6 SW

Nearby Attractions

This destination is certain to offer a variety of active pursuits for everyone. You could find yourself tempted by those attractions located very close by the resort, for instance, Bavaro Cinaemas Srl and Ocean Theater. Both of these locations are excellent for vacationers at Hotel Riu Taino, but the closest is Bavaro Cinaemas Srl.

This option and more are detailed in the following table:

Attractions Near Hotel Riu Taino
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Bavaro Cinaemas Srl Movie Theater 7.9 SSE Pueblo Bavaro
Ocean Theater Movie Theater 0.9 SSE 1.5 mi. North of Friusa
Pozo de la Virgen Historical Site 18.4 WSW Higuey
Santuario San Dionisio Historical Site 18.4 WSW Higuey
Parque Ecologico La Encantada Park 18.1 WSW Higuey
Museo de la Altagracia Museum 18.5 WSW Higuey
Casa Museo de Ponce de Leon Museum -- -- San Rafael Del Yuma

If you're looking for somewhere interesting to go, Pozo de la Virgen is an alternative worth considering. Legend has it that when a fire threatened the nearby religious building, a miraculous spout of water shot from the Pozo de la Virgen (Well of the Virgin Mary) and doused the flames. Whether the tales are to be believed or not, this is a Holy Shrine for Catholics and an often visited site for people in the region.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're deciding where to book your stay, it can sometimes be helpful to learn about nearby lodging options in order to get a better feel for the area. You'll be able to find no shortage of other properties to learn about in the region, as this part of Hispaniola offers visitors a wide variety of resorts and hotels to choose from. The table that follows lists all the hotel booking possibilities you can find nearby.

Accommodations near Hotel Riu Taino
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Riu Macao 0.1 W 2.3 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
Riu Naiboa 0.2 SW 2.2 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
Iberostar Dominicana Hotel 0.2 SSE 2.1 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
Iberostar Punta Cana 0.2 SSE 2.1 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
Riu Bambuall Inclusive 0.3 NW 2.5 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
ClubHotel Riu Bambu 0.3 WNW 2.5 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
Riu Palace Punta Cana 0.4 WNW 2.6 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
Iberostar Bavaro 0.5 SSE 1.8 mi. North of Friusa, Hispaniola
Grand Bahía Príncipe Bávaro 0.7 NW 2.8 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola
Grand Bahia Principe Ambar 0.8 NW 2.9 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola

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