Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya

The Riu Palace Riviera Maya is an all-inclusive resort on an idyllic stretch of beach in Palyacar. Guests can unwind with a multitude of complimentary amenities and activities including daily programming for both kids and adults and nightly programs and live shows. All drinks and dining is included, so guests can indulge in all of their craving 24 hours a day without worrying about the cost.

Active guests will be kept plenty busy at this all-inclusive destination, which provides a multitude of recreational possibilities. Whatever you're searching for, whether it's activities on the water or on land, you'll be able to find it all at this oceanfront destination. If you're hoping to plan for some special occasion, or if you're coming with a group, this helpful property makes organizing a bit less troublesome.

Located on the outer parts of Playa del Carmen, less than a mile south west of the downtown area, Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya, an all-inclusive property, is a great choice for visitors who are interested in staying in this part of the city or an adjacent neighborhood.


Between the 400 well-accommodated guestrooms at The Riu Palace Riviera Maya, there are Junior Suites, Suites, and Jacuzzi Suites. The Junior suites include a private bathroom with a hydromassage tub, central air conditioning, ceiling fan, balcony or terrace, satellite television, minibar with liquor dispenser, telephone, radio alarm clock, coffeemaker, iron, ironing table, and hairdryer with the option of inter-connecting rooms. Suites have all of these amenities as well as a shower cabin, bidet, bathrobes, and an integrated lounge area. Jacuzzi suites are the same as suites with the addition of a Jacuzzi on an upper terrace.

Riu Palace is a large location featuring a total of 400 rooms. Attractive features and plenty of space to explore make this huge resort popular among visitors who crave constant entertainment. For its overall merit, we've awarded this resort a 4 star rating.

Look below for a listing of in-room amenities offered by Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Television
  • Room Service
  • In-Room Alarm Clock
  • Iron
  • Electronic Room Keys
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Temperature Control
  • Terrace
  • TV Remote Control
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Balcony

Call the resort for more info regarding certain amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

The Riu Palace Riviera Maya's all-inclusive stays include amenities like a sauna, Jacuzzi, swimming pool, the Renova Spa, gym, tennis court with flood lights, volleyball, an introductory SCUBA diving lesson in the pool, table tennis, kayaking, snorkeling, body boarding, windsurfing, sailing on a catamaran, children's programming for age groups of four to seven and eight to twelve years old, adult daily programming, evening programming and live shows, and entrance to and drinks in the La Piñata nightclub. For extra fees, guests can also enjoy billiards, golf, and various extra watersports.

For general amenities at the location, check the following list:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Playroom
  • Sports Available
  • Sailing
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Kayaking
  • Volleyball
  • Courtyard
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Gift Shop
  • Wind Surfing
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Scuba Diving
  • Boutiques
  • Snorkeling

To make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available, it's a good idea to call ahead of time since these details tend to change. Visit this page to view a comprehensive article about the types of activities offered at Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya.


The Riu Palace Riviera Maya has all-inclusive dining 24-hours a day including snacks at all hours and unlimited local and imported beverages including in all bars and with drink service at the pool. Breakfast is a full American breakfast buffet with fruits and juices. Lunch is a hot and cold buffet with items like pizza, pasta, salads, and desserts. Dinner at the Don Manolo restaurant features buffets and on the spot cooking stations as well as special theme buffets three evenings a week. There are also optional dining options with reservations required at Brazilian Rodizio, the Mexican restaurant Agave, a grill and steakhouse, the Krystal fusion restaurant, and Japanese restaurant Yashima.

Besides dining options on-location, those hoping for more culinary diversity might also think about the region's other nearby mealtime choices. Travelers looking for somewhere to eat will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants close-by. It can be a time-saver to find out if there are suitable options in the area, though Riu Palace does have on-site dining. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

The property's guest services -- including the ones below -- are offered to help you stay relaxed while visiting Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

  • Express Check In
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Express Check Out
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Tour Desk
  • Turndown Service
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Security

The property also boasts some business amenities, which makes it a good choice for just about any trip, whether for pleasure, business, or both.

  • Group Friendly
  • Meeting Facility


You will notice many interesting sites and attractions situated near Riu Palace. Some nearby places of interest are Plaza 28 De Julio Park and El Faro Lighthouse. Since this resort is located directly on Playa del Carmen, it's an ideal vacation spot for sun-worshippers and watersports junkies alike. Beyond the lodging, El Faro offers another area to explore.

The resort is located in the vicinity of Playa del Carmen, an interesting destination for tourists to learn about and explore Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

To learn more about what else is near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Avenida Xaman Ha Mza 9 And 10 Lot , Playa del Carmen, Mexico 77710

General: (984) 877-2280

Toll Free: 1 888 RIU 4990



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