Hotel Riu Yucatan

Hotel Riu Yucatan

Enjoy a great vacation at the Hotel Riu Yucatan, a beachfront all inclusive Playa del Carmen resort, where personalized service is the norm. The Riu Yucatan in Playa del Carmen was exquisitely renovated only recently, and is part of the Riu Playacar resort complex, located steps away from the beach and a renowned world-class golf course. Playa del Carmen is Mexico's best kept secret, truly a tropical paradise, the middle point between Cancun and Tulum making it the center point of the Mayan Riviera.

This all-inclusive hotel is a nice place for those hoping for some after-dinner fun. This waterfront destination offers live entertainment 7 days per week, and there are a few fun bars on the property to choose from as well.

Situated on the edge of Playa del Carmen, a mile and a half south west of downtown, Hotel Riu Yucatan, an all-inclusive property, welcomes vacationers who are thinking about basing their vacation in this part of the city and its environs.


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

Because there are a total of 507 rooms, Riu Yucatan is a very large place to stay. All that extra space makes this hotel an excellent match for families who look forward to staying at one of the largest properties in the area. This hotel has been given a 3 star rating, considering its activity and quality ratings, and more.

An overview of the in-room amenities offered by Hotel Riu Yucatan include:

  • Internet Access Port
  • Telephone
  • Mini Bar

Remember that amenities sometimes vary from room to room, so if you want to confirm exactly what comes with your room, call the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

Besides in-room amenities, this hotel also has several other amenities.

  • Live Entertainment
  • Sailing
  • Parasailing
  • Water Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Wind Surfing
  • Exercise Gym
  • Fishing
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

However, it's best to check with the front desk if you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available. To learn more about the recreational opportunities that Hotel Riu Yucatan offers, click here.


Besides the on-location dining options, travelers looking to find more culinary diversity may also want to consider some of the area's other nearby restaurant selections. Guests looking for a bite to eat will find a few solid places to eat within reach. It's helpful to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, though Riu Yucatan provides dining on-site. Click here for more info on the availability of food in this area.

Guest Services

The guest services -- including the ones shown below -- can help you maximize your enjoyment during your time in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

  • Maid Service
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Currency Exchange


You will notice lots of interesting sites and attractions located near Riu Yucatan. Some of these attractions include Plaza 28 De Julio Park and Cinema. Considering this hotel is located on Playa del Carmen, this property is an ideal place for sun-bathers and watersports fanatics. Beyond the lodging, El Faro offers another area to explore.

One of the closest areas of interest to the hotel is Playa del Carmen. To ensure you see as much of the region as possible, have yourself a side trip to a nearby town or two and see what they're all about.

For more about what else is near Hotel Riu Yucatan, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Paseo Xaman-ha Manzana 3, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

General: (984) 873-1300



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