What's Located Around Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya

If this sounds like you, landing a hotel near a nice beach can make your trip even more worthwhile.

If you are a big beach fan, Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya is the perfect locale for you. This property is located right along the water and sand, so tourists can spend their whole trip soaking up the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Playa del Carmen

Of course, since Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya is located directly on Playa del Carmen, hanging out at the beach is one of the main attractions at this property. 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.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who are curious about what's located nearby may be wondering how close (or far) the nearby town or city is from their accommodations. Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya is situated in the southwestern outskirts of Playa del Carmen.

The areas found closest to Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
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
Cozumel 15.7 SE

Nearby Attractions

El Faro Lighthouse

Visitors in need of a fun agenda during their stay in Mexico will find that Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya is in a lovely location that's both active and serene. Yes, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, like Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins, to name a few. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Plaza 28 De Julio Park.

There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Riu Palace
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Plaza 28 De Julio Park Park 1.3 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen
El Faro Lighthouse Lighthouse 1.4 NE Downtown Playa del Carmen
Xcaret Maya Ruins 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
Puetra del Cielo Historical Site 0.5 NW 2.2 mi. South West of Playa del Carmen
Chac Tun Cave Tour/ Paintball City 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 looking for an interesting place to visit, El Faro Lighthouse could be a good option. 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Getting details about nearby booking options is sometimes an easy way to get a feel for the area as whole. Readers will be able to find plenty of additional properties to think about nearby, as this section of Mexico has an exceptional range of resorts and hotels to pick from. Find out about the area's hotel booking options by viewing the table below.

Accommodations near Riu Palace
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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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