Featuring an outdoor pool and a sauna, Riu Palace Riviera Maya All Inclusive is located in Playa del Carmen and is a short stroll from The Reef Marina. It also offers a beauty centre, a kids pool and a kids club.
Guests of the resort are able to unwind with a range of relaxing spa treatments, such as massages and facials. It also provides child-minding services, a currency exchange and a reception that operates 24 hours a day. The resort also offers a well-equipped fitness centre.
The traditional rooms have a telephone and ironing facilities.
Riu Palace Riviera Maya All Inclusive has its own on-site restaurant, convenient for those preferring to eat in. A relaxing drink can be savoured in the in-house bar.
Cozumel International Airport is less than a 40-minute drive from Riu Palace Riviera Maya All Inclusive. Xcaret Archaeological Site and 5th Avenue are an easy car trip away.
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|Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 12:00|
|Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.|
Considered to be a premium Riu resort, you will have access to all of the other properties within the Playacar area, including Riu Palace Mexico, Riu Playacar, Riu Tequila and Riu Yucatan. This means you can change up your scenery every day; lounge by new pools, eat at new restaurants and meet new people. Located roughly 2 mi from the heart of Playa del Carmen, the tropical oasis has a relaxed atmosphere that is far removed from the thumping nightlife and club district. This also means that the white sandy beach is maintained at a picturesque standard, plus seaweed is raked up for your convenience.
A wide range of cuisines are available to order including Brazilian, Japanese, Mexican and International Fusion. At Don Manolo you will find a buffet to feast on, with something to please every palate. Don Manolo has live cooking stations to watch, as well as theme nights throughout the week including seafood, gala, Caribbean and Asian.
The resort has a dedicated sports bar that broadcasts live games from all around the globe. Tasty meals such as hot dogs and salads are available as well as a fully stocked bar. To pass the time in between games, there is air hockey and billiards tables.
Daily group fitness classes are run by energetic trainers and include stretching, toning, cardio, yoga and aqua aerobics. You can also have a hit of beach volleyball or ping pong whenever you’d like. Kayaking, sailing, windsurfing and bodyboarding equipment is available for use out in the ocean.
An expansive entertainment program runs throughout the day and night, with the live music at La Piñata club a highlight. Other concerts to see include Mariachi performances, game shows, retro night and tributes to music legends such as Michael Jackson.
A number of private travel companies offer van shuttles from Cancun International Airport. The drive will take around 55min and pre-purchasing your trip can secure a price of roughly 1,220 MXN (approximately 64 USD), with space for up to 7 people.
Sun loungers are exclusively reserved for hotel guests down on the beach. Waiter service is available while you relax on the loungers, a premium service that is not included at standard Riu resorts.
Pick up a new skill during your vacation by trying an introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool. One free session is available to all guests and will prepare you for deep diving in the ocean. There is lots of fun to be had with bocce, darts, rifle shooting and organized water games. (Prices checked 11/07/19).
Riu Palace Riviera Maya is located at Avenida Xaman-ha, Mza 9 And 10, L1 in Playacar, 1.2 miles from the centre of Playa del Carmen. Playacar Golf Club is the closest landmark to Riu Palace Riviera Maya.
Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Riu Palace Riviera Maya.
Yes, Riu Palace Riviera Maya offers free Wi-Fi.
No, Riu Palace Riviera Maya does not offer free parking.
No, Riu Palace Riviera Maya does not offer free airport shuttle service.
Riu Palace Riviera Maya is 12 miles from Cozumel. Riu Palace Riviera Maya is 32.3 miles from Cancún.
Yes, Riu Palace Riviera Maya has a pool on-site.