What's Located Around Hotel Riu Taino

Quite a few guests decide to vacation on Hispaniola knowing that they'll get to see the amazing beaches that the island is famous for.

If you are a big beach fan, Hotel Riu Taino is just what you are looking for. This site is set along the water, so vacationers can spend their whole trip in the sun if they want.

Nearby Beaches

Bavaro Beach

Needless to say, since Hotel Riu Taino is located directly on Bavaro Beach, hanging out at the beach is a popular pastime 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

Travelers who want to know a little bit more about what's nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the neighboring town or city is from their accommodations. 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 areas that are closest to Hotel Riu Taino are listed in the table below:

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

Considering the Dominican Republic is a favorite vacation destination, there are endless ways to stay entertained at several different spots around the area. There are even a handful of attractions neighboring the resort, like Bavaro Cinaemas Srl and Ocean Theater. Each of these sites is great for visitors staying at Hotel Riu Taino, but the closest is Bavaro Cinaemas Srl.

More details about nearby attractions are 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 a place where you can while away some free time, Pozo de la Virgen might be what the doctor ordered. 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 accommodations is oftentimes an easy way to get a feel for the area. You will be able to find plenty of other places to learn about prior to reaching a decision, as this portion of Hispaniola has a sweeping variety of hotel and resort options. Have a look at the following table for full details about the hotel booking possibilities that are found in the vicinity.

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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