What's Located Around Hotel Riu Taino

The beaches on Hispaniola are boasted as some of the most anticipated tourist sites that you'll find in the region.

If you are a big beach fan, Hotel Riu Taino is the right spot for you. This lodging is located right along the water and sand, so visitors can spend all of their time under the sun if they so desire.

Nearby Beaches

Bavaro Beach

Obviously, since Hotel Riu Taino is positioned directly 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 seeking to learn a bit more about the surrounding area's offerings might want to find out how far—or near—the nearest town or city is from their location. Hotel Riu Taino is located in the vicinity of Punta Cana, in the Eastern side of the Dominican Republic; it is 2.3 miles to the north of Friusa.

The following table contains a listing of 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

No matter what your idea of the perfect vacation is, you won't be at a loss for things to see and do in the area. You'll even find a handful of attractions neighboring the resort, such as Bavaro Cinaemas Srl and Ocean Theater. Both attractions are great for guests at Hotel Riu Taino, but the closest is Bavaro Cinaemas Srl.

The following table can provide more details about nearby attractions:

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 on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Pozo de la Virgen might be a good choice. 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

Finding information about nearby lodging possibilities is generally an excellent means of getting a better feel for the area as whole. You'll find plenty of additional places to think about nearby, as this part of Hispaniola is home to an excellent range of hotels and resorts to choose from. If you'd like to learn more about booking options available in the area, consult the table below.

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
Luxury Bahia Principe Ambar Don Pablo Collection 0.8 W 2.6 mi. North-Northwest of Friusa, Hispaniola

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