Riu Caribe

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Riu Caribe

Situated on the beautiful Cancun beach, Hotel Riu Caribe provides guests with an incredible all-inclusive vacation. The hotel features an array of facilities to ensure a truly relaxing getaway, including a complimentary gym, sauna, jacuzzi, three swimming pools, and water sports. Those looking to kick back can take advantage of the unlimited meals, snacks and alcoholic beverages and dress up for the amazing nightly entertainment.

This all-inclusive destination is a good option for travelers looking to let loose a bit, since there is a good range of late-night options close-by. Tiki Bar is one such entertainment possibility, though the area as a whole has a reputation for their live shows, bars, and lounges.

Located in the northern part of Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, Riu Caribe, an all-inclusive property, welcomes tourists who are interested in basing their vacation in this neighborhood. It's 5.7 miles east of the center of Cancun.


Riu Caribe

The units at Riu Caribe provide guests with all of the accommodations for a wonderful vacation. Each of the 506 guestrooms features a mini-bar, satellite television, ocean views, balconise or terraces, central air conditioning, and an room safe.

Riu Caribe is a rather large property with a total of 506 rooms. A long list of options and ample space to roam make this huge complex a hit with those who want access to endless entertainment. In terms of quality, we've rated this resort a 4 star rating.

An overview of the in-room features and amenities offered by Riu Caribe include:

  • Television
  • Safe
  • Room Service
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Mini Bar
  • Balcony

Check with the property to ensure you'll have a specific amenity, since details vary per guest room.

Activities and Amenities

Activities and Recreation at Riu Caribe

The Renova Spa promises guests the highest levels of relaxation, with steam rooms, a sauna, facials, massages, body treatments, pedicures and manicures, and more. The full salon services will add another level of rejuvenation to your already relaxing vacation.

The list below shows other general amenties at this location:

  • Canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Wind Surfing
  • Exercise Gym
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

Just in case, it's suggested that you call the front desk if you're still not sure exactly what to expect. To learn more info about the types of recreation and activities offered at Riu Caribe, click here.


Dining at Riu Caribe

The hotel contains four onsite restaurants, designed for a variety of tastes and occasions. Two poolside restaurants promise that getting a meal doesn't have to be an ordeal, and an Asian and formal restaurant offer the makings of a romantic night out.

Outside of what is available on-location, visitors looking to find extra culinary variety can also check out some of the other nearby mealtime choices. Guests here will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants nearby. It can be a time-saver to find out if there are suitable options in the area, though Riu Caribe provides some tempting choices of their own. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

The services available to guests of this location, including the one below, will help you take full advantage of the lodging and the surrounding area.

  • Maid Service

Another plus is this property also has a couple of business amenities, which is nice for those who may need to put in some work during their visits.

  • Meeting rooms


You'll encounter lots of attractions located within a short distance of Riu Caribe. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Cinepolis, Parque De Las Palapas, and Iglesia de Cristo Rey. Since this resort is located directly on Playa Langosta, it's particularly attractive to anyone who wants to have an incredible view. When seeking a different place to relax by the water, there is also nearby Playa Linda.

The resort is in the vicinity of Cancun, a particularly enjoyable part of the island for sightseers to explore.

For our comprehensive article on what's in the area of Riu Caribe, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Boulevard Kukulcan at Km 5.5 Lte 6C, Cancun Beach Hotel Zone, Mexico

Phone: (998) 848-7850

Website: http://cancun.riu.com/caribe/index.php


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