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 the perfect option for guests hoping for something to do in the evening. This beach-side destination features live shows 7 days per week, and there are a few fun bars at the hotel to choose from as well.

Located on the outskirts of Playa del Carmen, a mile and a half south west of "downtown," Hotel Riu Yucatan, an all-inclusive property, is a great choice for guests wanting to stay in this part of the city or an adjacent area.


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

Since the property has a total of 507 rooms, Riu Yucatan is quite a large place to stay. All that extra space makes this hotel an excellent choice for families who look forward to staying at a large, active complex. This hotel has earned a rating of 3 stars, considering its overall quality, style, and more.

A check list of the in-room conveniences available at Hotel Riu Yucatan include:

  • Internet Access Port
  • Telephone
  • Mini Bar
  • Air Conditioned

Call the property to confirm the availability of all types of amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

Besides in-room amenities, this hotel also offers some other amenities.

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

However, because these details are always in flux, it's best to check with the front desk if you're interested in something in particular. To find out more info about the specific recreational opportunities that Hotel Riu Yucatan has to offer, click here.


In addition to on-location dining options, visitors hoping for further culinary variety should also take into account some of the other nearby dining establishments. Vacationers who stay at Hotel Riu Yucatan will find a few solid places to eat within reach of these accommodations. It's helpful to learn which choices are available nearby, even though Riu Yucatan has dining of its own. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Taking advantage of guest services -- including the ones shown below -- can help you get the most out of your vacation in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

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


You'll encounter many interesting sites and attractions located within a short distance of Riu Yucatan. Some of these attractions include Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Considering this hotel is located directly on Playa del Carmen, it is the perfect spot for travelers who look forward to frequent trips to the water. El Faro is another spot worth visiting in the area.

One of the nearest areas of interest from the hotel is Playa del Carmen. To maximize what you see and learn during your trip, take a day trip to a noteable nearby town and some important attractions along the way.

If you'd like to learn more about what else is near Hotel Riu Yucatan, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Paseo Xaman-ha Manzana 3, Playa del Carmen, Mexico 77710

General: (984) 873-1300



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