Things to See and Do While Staying at Hotel Riviera Caribe Maya

Hotel Riviera Caribe Maya provides a range of recreational possibilities, which adventuresome vacationers can take advantage of during their stay in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

Hotel Riviera Caribe Maya does have a swimming pool, so during your spare time it makes for an easy opportunity to suit up and cool off. A lot of vacationers would rather swim at the nearest shore even though a swimming pool may be right on property. One of the nearest beaches to the property is El Faro, which is a half mile away. There is also a whirlpool, which can be a calming, adult alternative to the pool.


Tennis enthusiasts should consider staying at this location, since the tennis facilities — located on-site — can be a convenient and healthy family activity. There are 2 tennis courts on the property. Fortunately, the lighting at their tennis facilities means you can keep your match going past sunset.

If you're interested in more accommodation options that offer tennis, you can compare Hotel Riviera Caribe Maya to other hotels in the area that also have courts, including Grand Sunset Princess and Grand Riviera Princess.


Even though there isn't a golf course at Hotel Riviera Caribe Maya, you might be able to schedule a tee time. Nearby golf courses are El Camaleon Mayakoba, Playacar Golf Course, and Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club. Each is within 11 miles and the closest of the bunch, Playacar Golf Course, is only a short interval off from the lodging, so it won't be trouble to plan stopping by for a few rounds of golf. This course has 18 holes total. It's a total of 6269 yards long, and is a par 72. For those who would like to find out more information, you can reach the course at 811-52-987-306-24.


Visitors who appreciate a variety of aquatic adventures will have a great time during their stay at Hotel Riviera Caribe Maya. The list below details the watersports available on the property.

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Families are welcome at Hotel Riviera Caribe Maya, even if you may not be overwhelmed with an extra large selection of amenities and activities specifically intended for children. If you are looking for somewhere to stay with more features that that appeal to kids, take a look at .

This vacation destination does have a game room, where both kids and their parents can blow off some steam. Many parents truly appreciate the value of a night sans their children. At this hotel they offer parents a chance to tour Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean by themselves, because they offer a babysitting service.

Entertainment and Nightlife

As for nighttime entertainment, guests should know that there are no live shows hosted at Hotel Riviera Caribe Maya.

While you can't catch any live performances at this accommodation, if you're just looking for a place to grab a drink, you'll have two on-site options.

At night, you may want to head over to a nearby accommodation that also has nightlife options. Not all of the options listed below will have nightlife better than what you might find at your own lodging, but they do offer a bit of variety. These choices are in the following table:

Accommodations near the Hotel Riviera Caribe Maya with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Hotel Quinto Sol Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Be Playa Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Hotel Coco Rio Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Condo Hotel El Patio Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Hotel Banana 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Fiesta Banana 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Riviera del Sol Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Posada Mariposa Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
The Bric Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Hotel Aventura Mexicana Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Real Playa Del Carmen All Inclusive Resort 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 --
Hacienda Paradise Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --


Horseback riding is another activity that this site offers. Many guests find this activity to be both relaxing and exhilarating.

Though you'll find plenty of activities on-site, vacationers wanting to do some exploring will appreciate the multitude of interesting things to do and see in Mexico. No matter if you'd rather lay out on a sunny beach or enjoy a few rounds of golf, you'll encounter lots of other recreational opportunities in your immediate surroundings. Click on these links for information concerning riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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