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 travelers will be kept plenty busy at this all-inclusive destination, as they will encounter a diverse selection of outdoor opportunities. Whether you're looking for activities in the ocean or on land, this ocean-side location has got you covered. If you are organizing for some special occasion, or if you're traveling as part of a group, this group-friendly property may be exactly what you're looking for.

Situated on the edge of Playa del Carmen, less than a mile south west of downtown, Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya, an all-inclusive complex, happily welcomes vacationers interested in staying in and around this part of the city.


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.

Since the property has a total of 400 rooms, Riu Palace is a very pretty big place to stay. A good selection of amenities and plenty of guests to mingle with make this expansive resort a hit with guests who want to get the most out of their trip to Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean. For its overall merit, we've rated this resort a rating of 4 stars.

A list of the in-room amenities available for visitors at Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya include:

  • 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

If you want to make sure your room will have all the necessities, you can contact the resort by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

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.

The list below shows this property's facilities and general amenities:

  • 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, don't hesitate to call with questions since the specifics tend to change. To see our complete description about the specific recreation and activities that Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya has to offer, click here.


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.

Outside of the on-location dining, those hoping to find extra culinary diversity should also check out some of the region's other local restaurant choices. Visitors staying at Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya will find a few solid places to eat within traveling distance. It may be helpful to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, despite the fact that Riu Palace offers some on-site dining. To get more information about dining in the surrounding area, click here.

Guest Services

Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya offers a large number of guest services, including the ones listed below, helping you to get the most out of your time in 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

Another plus is this property also has a couple of business amenities, perfect for people who must bring along business or attend meetings in this region.

  • Group Friendly
  • Meeting Facility


There are lots of attractions in the vicinity of Riu Palace. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Plaza 28 De Julio Park and El Faro Lighthouse. Since this resort is located directly on Playa del Carmen, it is a perfect fit for travelers who prefer to stay on the coast. El Faro is another spot worth visiting in the area.

The resort is in the vicinity of Playa del Carmen, a fascinating spot for vacationers to explore.

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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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