Often, guests decide to spend their holidays in Mexico just for the incredible beaches that the region is so proud of.
Luckily, Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya is situated directly on the water, so you won't have to go very far to try a few beach activities.
Obviously, since Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya was built directly on Playa del Carmen, spending time at the shore is a popular pastime here. Set in a resort town of the same name, Playa del Carmen is one of the most popular beaches in the Maya Riviera. Just south of Cancun, the beach is not only known for its gorgeous tropical scenery, but the wealth of activities than guests can partake in, such as snorkeling and other water sports, fishing, beach volleyball, sunbathing, and more.
Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your resort can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or talking to some locals about their way of life. Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya is located in the southwestern outskirts of Playa del Carmen.
The table below lists some of the areas near Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya.
|downtown Playa del Carmen, Mexico||1.4||NE|
|downtown San Miguel, Cozumel||11.2||SE|
|La Gloria, Mexico||11.6||SW|
|Puerto Aventuras, Mexico||11.7||SW|
|Northern Cozumel, Cozumel||11.9||ESE|
|San Miguel, Cozumel||12.1||SE|
|Xpu Ha, Mexico||14.8||SW|
Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya serves as a wonderful spot for active visitors. There are many active pursuits to be enjoyed when searching from this accommodation. You will find that this particular part of Playa Del Carmen claims a number of exciting attractions, like El Faro Lighthouse, and . The closest of the three is .,
In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are listed in the following table.
|Park||1.3||NE||Downtown Playa del Carmen|
|El Faro Lighthouse||Lighthouse||1.4||NE||Downtown Playa del Carmen|
|Historical Site||0.7||NE||1.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen|
|Xaman-Ha Aviary||Zoo||0.6||NE||1.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen|
|Historical Site||0.5||NW||2.2 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen|
|Cave||--||--||3.7 mi. Northwest of Playa del Carmen|
|Dolphin Discovery||Zoo||11.9||SW||Puerto Aventuras|
|Cedam Museum||Museum||12.0||SW||Puerto Aventuras|
|Jardin Del Eden Cenote||Cave||13.3||SW||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Cristalino Maya Cenote||Cave||13.3||SW||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Kantun Chi Eco Park||Park||13.4||SW||The vicinity of La Gloria|
|Tajmahal Cenote||Park||14.8||SW||1.2 mi. Northwest of Xpu Ha|
If you're on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, El Faro Lighthouse could be just what the doctor ordered. Located in Marina Vallartas is the 110-foot tall lighthouse called "El Faro," which translates to "the Lighthouse." This spot is popular amongst tourists because the trek to the top of the tower results in an opportunity to listen to live music and gab a few drinks in a circular lounge.
When deciding on a place to stay, it's sometimes smart to learn more about nearby lodging options as a way to get a feel for the area. Readers can find lots of additional destinations to look at in the region, as this part of Mexico is home to a sweeping selection of resorts and hotels to choose from. Find details about all the surrounding area's hotel booking options by reading the table below.
|Reef Playacar||0.1||NE||2.0 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Condo Hotel Paseo Del Sol||0.2||NE||2.0 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Occidental Allegro Playacar||0.2||SW||2.3 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Royal Hideaway Playacar by Occidental||0.3||SW||2.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Hacienda Vista Real||0.3||N||1.9 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Sunset Fishermen's Resort & Spa||0.3||ENE||1.9 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Hotel Riu Playacar||0.4||SW||2.5 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Riu Lupita All Inclusive||0.4||W||2.4 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|Hotel Riu Palace Mexico||0.5||SW||2.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
|ClubHotel Riu Tequila||0.5||WSW||2.6 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen, Mexico|
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