Hotel Riu Playacar

Hotel Riu Playacar

The Hotel Riu Playacar is a charming and colourful Caribbean style resort, located opposite a lovely white sandy beach surrounded by lush tropical gardens.

This all-inclusive resort is the perfect choice for those looking to go out after dinner. Whether it's the a game of chance or the local bar scene that interests you, you'll find what you're looking for at this waterfront destination.

Located on the outer parts of Playa del Carmen, one and a quarter miles south west of downtown, Hotel Riu Playacar, an all-inclusive property, offers a warm welcome to guests who are interested in staying in this part of the city or a nearby location.


Guestrooms at Hotel Riu Playacar are equipped with the amenities you would expect from a modern hotel.

Riu Playacar is a large location featuring 396 units. The size of the property alone makes this resort a great setting for guests who prefer to stay at a large complex with plenty of amenities. This resort has received a three and a half star rating, based on numerous measures, including features on-site, amenities, and more.

A listing of the in-room features and amenities offered by Hotel Riu Playacar include:

  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • Internet Access Port
  • Telephone

If there is an amenity that is particularly important to you, you can contact the resort by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

Activities and Amenities

Considering it's on-site and convenient, the casino at this property is reason enough to book your stay there.

In addition to their room amenities, this resort also offers a few other amenities.

  • Live Entertainment
  • Playroom
  • Sailing
  • Parasailing
  • Water Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Wind Surfing
  • Shuffleboard
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Fishing
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Horseback Riding

If you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available, it's always best to call with questions just in case some of the amenities vary. To see more details about the specific recreation and activities that Hotel Riu Playacar has to offer, click here.


In addition to the dining options on-site, guests looking for further culinary diversity might also consider the area's other local mealtime choices. Those staying at Hotel Riu Playacar will encounter a small handful of restaurants close-by. It can be a time-saver to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, despite the fact that Riu Playacar offers some on-site dining. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Acquainting yourself with the guest services -- including the ones listed below -- can help ensure that you maximize your enjoyment during your time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

  • Maid Service
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Currency Exchange
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry


Guests will encounter numerous attractions close to Riu Playacar. Some of the closest are Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Since this resort is located directly on Playa del Carmen, it's a perfect fit for travelers who prefer to stay on the coast. For a change of setting, you can also visit nearby El Faro (just a few miles from the property).

One closeby area of interest from the resort is Playa del Carmen. For even more adventure, take a side trip to a neighboring town to familiarize yourself with new sounds and sights.

For more about what else is in the vicinity of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Avenida Xaman-HáManzana 3, Playa del Carmen, Mexico 77710

General: (984) 877-2300



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