Things to See and Do While Staying at Riu Palace Las Americas

Even though visitors probably won't find too many recreational opportunities on-location at Riu Palace Las Americas, that doesn't mean there aren't a variety of other intriguing things to see and do while you're in Cancun.

With 2 swimming pools to choose from at Riu Palace Las Americas, you shouldn't have any trouble grabbing a place to sunbathe. A big plus for many vacationers is that this property is found adjacent to the coast, so there will be a few different ways to spend time in the water through the course of your stay.

Exercise enthusiasts can maintain their fitness during their stay in Cancun; be sure to ask the staff how to access the workout facility available on-site.

Golf

Although Riu Palace Las Americas does not have a golf course, you may be able to arrange a tee time during your stay. The area's golf courses are Paradisus Cancun Golf Club, Oasis Cancun Golf Club, and Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok. Each is within four and a half miles and the most nearby of the collection is Cancun Golf Club at Pok-Ta-Pok. There are 18 holes at this course. It's a par 72 course, and is 6473 yards long. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, the course can be contacted at (998) 883-1230.

Watersports

Visitors who like a wide variety of watersports will have a wonderful time during their stay at Riu Palace Las Americas. The list below shows the water activities available on-site.

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Riu Palace Las Americas encourages families to stay with them, but you might not be impressed by a good deal of amenities and activities designed for youngsters. If you want a hotel to lodge at with more features that that appeal to kids, take a look at these properties recommended for families.

Entertainment and Nightlife

You should also know that this location does not offer the convenience of having a nightclub or bar on-site, though you'll still be able to find some nearby nightlife.

If you are on the hunt for a variety of after-dark activity options, you'll find that a number of accommodations in the area also offer a small amount of variation for you. These include those in the following table:

Accommodations near the Riu Palace Las Americas with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Fiesta Americana Villas Cancun 3.3 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 1 --
Mayafair Design Hotel 3.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone -- --
Riu Cancun All Inclusive Hotel 3.3 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 5 --
Beachscape Kin-Ha Villas and Suites 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 3 --
Best Western Cancun Clipper Club 3.1 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 1 --
Dreams Sands Cancun 5.3 mi. East of Central downtown Cancun 4 check
Hotel Villas Kin-ha 3.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 1 --
InterContinental Hotels Presidente Cancun 3.0 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 check
Fiesta Americana Grand Coral Beach Cancun 3.3 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 1 --
NH Krystal Cancun 3.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 4 --
Hyatt Regency Cancun 3.3 mi. Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 2 check
Dreams Cancun Resort & Spa 3.4 mi. Northeast of Central Cancun Beach Hotel Zone 5 --

When you'd like to do a little gambling, you can visit the closest casino, Playboy Club Cancun. This one's just a mile west from Riu Palace Las Americas.

Spa

Guests will find some of the best opportunities for relaxation at Riu Palace Las Americas, considering this destination has a spa. This list shows some of the available services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room

Other

On top of the options available on-site, vacationers itching to explore will have no shortage of interesting recreational opportunities in Mexico. Whether you'd rather relax at the beach or play a couple of rounds on the golf course, you'll find lots of other chances for recreation in the immediate surroundings. Click these pages for information regarding fishing, riding a bike or scooter, sightseeing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, and other activities you might enjoy.

 

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