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 terrific place for guests hoping to go out after dinner. This oceanfront destination has live shows 7 days per week, and there are at least two bars on the property to choose from as well.

Located on the outskirts of Playa del Carmen, a mile and a half south west of the downtown area, Hotel Riu Yucatan, an all-inclusive property, offers a warm welcome to guests who are thinking about staying in this section of the city or one of the adjacent areas.


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

Riu Yucatan is an undoubtedly large location containing 507 rooms. It's not short on space, making this hotel an ideal match for guests who prefer to stay at one of the area's largest hotels. This hotel has been given a 3 star rating, for a number of reasons, including amenities, value, and more.

Look below for the in-room amenities provided by Hotel Riu Yucatan.

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

If you want a room with a certain amenity, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

Besides the available in-room amenities, this hotel also has a few 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 want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival. Visit this page to go to an in-depth article about the activities and recreation opportunities that Hotel Riu Yucatan has to offer.


Besides on-site dining, visitors looking to find further culinary variety should also look into some of the region's other local mealtime choices. Visitors staying at Hotel Riu Yucatan will find a limited but good selection of restaurants within traveling distance. It may be helpful to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, even though Riu Yucatan offers some tempting choices of their own. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this location's guest services -- including the ones listed here -- are offered to help you make your vacation as enjoyable as possible.

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


You'll encounter many interesting sites and attractions in the vicinity of Riu Yucatan. Some of the closest attractions are Plaza 28 De Julio Park, El Faro Lighthouse, and Xcaret Maya Ruins. Since this hotel is located directly on Playa del Carmen, it is an attractive setting for anyone who wants to experience the area's beautiful coastal region. When seeking a different place to relax by the water, there is also nearby El Faro.

The hotel is located in the vicinity of Playa del Carmen, a nice area for sightseers to stop over.

For more info on what else is in the vicinity of 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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