Riu Playacar Hotel
Riviera Maya, Mexico

Rating 5

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Based on 7024 reviews

Riu Playacar Hotel
Riviera Maya, Mexico

Rating 5

Holidays at Riu Playacar Hotel in Playacar, Riviera Maya
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This colourful Caribbean style resort is right on the beach, perfect for the sun, sea and a relaxation holiday.


The complex is located in the Yucatan peninsula approx 3km from Playa del Carmen where there are numerous shops, bars and restaurants to enjoy. The hotel has a spectacular beachfront location.

Cancun Airport is approx 60km from Riu Playacar Hotel.


Facilities available to guests include three swimming pools and children's pool as well as a sun terrace where parasols have been laid out ready for use.

There is an entertainment programme to provide some entertainment including a special programme for children and sport on offer include a gym and volleyball courts.

Dining options include buffet restaurants and a host of a la carte restaurants serving a range of cuisines.


Each of the tasteful air-conditioned rooms comes with an en suite bathroom with a shower and a hairdryer, in addition to satellite TV, mini-bar, safe, free Wi-Fi and some rooms may have a balcony or terrace.

All Inclusive

The All Inclusive information is a guide only and is subject to change and/or availability.

The All Inclusive programme comprises of breakfast, lunch and dinner all served buffet style in the main restaurant. Guests may use the A la Carte restaurant with prior reservation. Snacks are available at various times during the day.

Locally produced alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, beer, wine and soft drinks are served throughout the day.

  • Satellite/TV
  • Laundry
  • Kids Pools
  • Payable Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Foreign Exchange
  • Fitness/Gym Facilities
  • Safety Deposit Box Rental
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
Based on 7024 reviews

Just the same

17 Aug 2022
We visited the Riu Playacar in November 2017 and found nothing has changed since then. It’s still the same cheerful pleasing hotel. The staff are all so pleasant, none more so than the hard working...


13 Aug 2022
love this hotel, best service ever. its in an amazing location, its close to most of the parks its very safe inside the golf course, and all the employees are wonderful specially my bartenders, they...

Amazing family trip !!

13 Aug 2022
Just came back from one of the best holidays we have been on. There are so many reasons as to why we loved this place so much but the main one being the entertainment team. Tony, Javier, Alex...

Special Information

Please note: A compulsory departure tax of approx 800 Mexican Pesos (42-45GBP per person (Scottish pounds not accepted)) will be payable locally at the airport.

Please note: As from the 1st January 2017, a new environmental tax has been introduced in the Riviera Maya region. The tax/fee will be payable for all stays in hotels, inns or guest houses, hostels and motels. The fee will be 20 Mexican Peso per room, per night, payable directly to the accommodation at check in.

Please note: A compulsory departure tax of approx 1120 Mexican Pesos per person (approx £50, Scottish pounds not accepted) will be payable locally at the airport on your departure.

Address: Xaman-Ha Mz 23 Lt 1, Playa Del Carmen, 77710, Mexico Telephone: 0052 984 877 2300

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