Set amidst tropical gardens and surrounded by mountains, the deluxe Hotel Riu Merengue is a beachfront village-style resort, located just 15 minutes from beautiful Puerto Plata. Comfort and pleasure are ensured with spacious accommodations, and a wide array of restaurants, bars and facilities make for a truly thrilling experience. This fun and friendly resort provides exceptional service down to the last detail, complemented by the renowned Caribbean Street promenade and Riu's exchange privileges program throughout the entire Riu Resort.
554 Rooms, Pool, Jacuzzi, Sun Terrace, Swim-Up Bar, Children’s Facilities, 4 Bars, 2 Restaurants, Spa*, Gym, Table Tennis, Sauna, Introductory Scuba Diving Lesson in Pool, Windsurfing*, Kayaking*, Snorkeling*, Water Sports (Nearby)*, Golf (Nearby)*, 3 Tennis Courts, Shops, Photo Studio, Nightclub, Casino*, Game Room, Horseback Riding (Nearby)*.
* denotes activities/services available for an additional cost. Amenities and inclusions are subject to change at any time.
Room Categories and Descriptions
Room amenities include air conditioning, alarm clock, balcony, hairdryer, Internet access, iron/ironing board, mini-bar, patio/balcony, safety deposit box, shower, telephone, and TV.
Requests for a specific bedding arrangement or room location are fulfilled by the hotel based on availability.
Standard - Two double beds. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults, 2 children, 4 total.
Family Room - Two double beds. Maximum Occupancy: 4 adults, 3 children, 5 total.
Partial Oceanview - Two double beds. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults, 2 children, 4 total.
Oceanview - Two double beds. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults, 2 children, 4 total.
Oceanfront - Two double beds. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults, 2 children, 4 total.
Suite - One king bed or two double beds. Room features separate living room area with sofa. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults, 2 children, 4 total.
Oceanview Suite - One king bed or two double beds. Room features separate living room area with sofa. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults, 2 children, 4 total.
Dining and Bars
La Roca - Restaurant with non-smoking section.
Los Almendros - Restaurant with non-smoking section.
Macumba & Mangú - Poolside restaurants/bars.
La Rumba & Perez Prado - Lounge bars.
La Plaza - Bar.
La Tambora - Beach bar.
Weddings and Honeymoons
Riu's Free Wedding Package includes:
-Wedding Planner to assist you in your special day
-Decoration set up for the ceremony location
-Matching boutonniere for the groom
-CD or recorded music during the ceremony
-Semi private dinner for the couple and wedding guests at one of our specialty restaurants
-Wedding cake for the couple and 10 wedding guests or less
-Sparkling wine for the couple and 10 wedding guests or less (during the main toast only)
-10 percent discount on spa services for the bride and groom
-Minister or judge fees and documentation are an additional fee.
-In order to have a wedding at RIU Hotels & Resorts, the couple and 80 percent of the total amount of wedding guests must stay at the hotel where the wedding will be performed; otherwise it will be canceled. Guests staying in other hotels must purchase a day pass.
-In order to qualify for the free wedding package, the couple must book 5 rooms or more at this hotel.
-Prices are subject to change without prior notice. Restrictions may apply.