Things to See and Do While Staying at Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya

With many ways to spend your days in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean, the Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya will provide numerous ways to enjoy their vibrant beachfront location. This property offers vacationers an impressive range of recreational opportunities, meaning you'll have plenty of fun activities to pick from throughout your vacation.

There is one pool at Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya. Lounging at the only pool probably isn't your first choice as far as afternoon activities, but it provides an easy enough way to relax. Of course, these accommodations are also found right next to the beach, so there are plenty of options if you want to enjoy the sunlight when you spend your nights here.

While there's no guarantee you won't overload on Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's delicious cuisine, Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya makes it easier to stay healthy; amenities include a workout facility with exercise equipment.

Tennis

Those who play tennis will especially enjoy staying at this location, since its tennis facilities — located on-site — are fun for all ages and skill levels. Their one court is equipped with lights for when your schedule is full of afternoon activities, and you'd rather skip out on the sunburn and play when it's cooler.

Where else can you stay and play on-site tennis? You may want to compare Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya to nearby hotels with this activity, including Occidental Allegro Playacar and Gala Beach Resort Playacar.

Golf

Although there isn't a golf course at Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya, you could try to arrange a tee time nearby. The area's closest courses include Playacar Golf Course, Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club, and El Camaleon Mayakoba. Each is within 13 miles and the closest of the collection, Playacar Golf Course, is only a small distance off from the lodging, so it won't be a bother to make heading over for a few rounds of golf. This course has 18 holes total. The course has a total length of 6269 yards, and it has been rated as a par 72. If you're considering reserving a tee time, you can call the course at 811-52-987-306-24.

Watersports

During a visit to Mexico is the ideal time to enjoy a new recreational experience. There are multiple options available at the resort, so you can be sure to find a watersport that you can enjoy, regardless of your taste. The bullets below shows the watersports offered at Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya:

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya encourages families to stay with them, even if you might not see a lot of amenities or activities planned for youngsters. If you're looking for somewhere to lodge at with a lot more features that are of particular interest to kids, you might want to consider .

There is a playground on the property, which is a favorite feature for families. It's one of the safest places for children to release some energy while parents enjoy a bit of downtime.

Entertainment and Nightlife

After a long day of tours and travel, find your way back to your accommodation and settle in for an entertaining evening; on-site entertainment is one of the tempting amenities offered by Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya.

Plus, there are a couple of bars so it's extremely easy for guests to have a drink before or after dinner.

Crave variety in your nighttime activities? You can visit some of the other accommodations in the area to find out what they have to offer, such as displayed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Reef Playacar 1.3 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 --
Condo Hotel Paseo Del Sol 1.3 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Occidental Allegro Playacar 1.6 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 check
Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental 1.7 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen -- check
Hacienda Vista Real 1.2 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Sunset Fishermen's Resort & Spa 1.2 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Hotel Riu Playacar 1.8 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 check
Riu Lupita All Inclusive 1.7 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 check
Hotel Riu Palace Mexico 1.9 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 --
ClubHotel Riu Tequila 1.9 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 check
Hotel Riu Yucatan 2.0 mi. South West of Downtown Playa del Carmen 3 check
Iberostar Quetzal Playa del Carmen, Southwestern part of Playa Del Carmen 4 check

Spa

Visitors should think about staying here if they crave deep relaxation, since this destination features enjoyable spa facilities. The following list shows some of the spa services that are available:

  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility

Other

The beauty salon on the property offers both a convenient and calming place to beautify yourself before a special dinner or night of entertainment.

Beyond the activities you'll find on the property, guests hoping to get out 'n' about will find many interesting things to do in Mexico. No matter if you'd rather spend time on a sunny beach or play a round on the golf course, you'll encounter plenty of other recreational opportunities in and around the area. Click on these articles for information with regard to riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities you might enjoy.

 

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