Things to See and Do While Staying at Riviera del Sol Hotel

Although visitors probably won't find very many recreational activities on-location at Riviera del Sol Hotel, that certainly doesn't mean you won't encounter other exciting things to do and see when you visit Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

Riviera del Sol Hotel has one swimming pool, so during your downtime it makes a great excuse to relax poolside as you plan the rest of your time in Mexico. Many vacationers would rather lay on the nearest beach, even when a pool may be available. One of the nearest beaches to Riviera del Sol Hotel is El Faro, which is a half mile away.


Those of you who play tennis will be especially pleased when staying at this property, since the on-site tennis facilites can be a convenient and healthy family activity.

To see more tennis options in the area, you can browse nearby hotels with this activity, including Grand Sunset Princess and Grand Riviera Princess.


Even though Riviera del Sol Hotel doesn't feature a golf course, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. Courses nearby are El Camaleon Mayakoba, Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club, and Playacar Golf Course. All of them are within 11 miles and the most nearby of the collection, Playacar Golf Course, is just a small interval away from the property, so it won't be hard to make a quick trip for a few rounds of golf. It has a total of 18 holes. This par 72 course is 6269 yards long. If you're considering reserving a tee time, the course can be contacted at 811-52-987-306-24.


Visitors that enjoy an array of aquatic adventures will have a great experience while they visit Riviera del Sol Hotel. The list below details the water activities available on the property.

  • Fishing
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing

Family Activities

Families are welcome at Riviera del Sol Hotel, even if you likely will not encounter an extra large selection of amenities or activities designed for kids. If it is important that you find a hotel to stay with a lot more features that are tailored specifically for children, take a look at .

Some parents know the rarity of an evening without children. At this hotel they give parents a chance to tour Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean alone, since they offer babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

As for nighttime entertainment, guests should know that Riviera del Sol Hotel does not feature any live performances.

You'll be able to grab a drink at the bar, however, you won't find many other after-hours options here.

You may also choose to enjoy a night out at one of the bars and entertainment venues located within the property of a nearby accommodation, such as the ones listed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Riviera del Sol Hotel with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
The Bric Hotel Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Hotel Quinto Sol 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 -- --
Hotel Coco Rio Downtown Playa del Carmen -- --
Fiesta Banana 0.5 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Posada Mariposa Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Hotel Riviera Caribe Maya Downtown Playa del Carmen 2 --
Be Playa Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Aldea Thai Downtown Playa del Carmen 1 --
Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen Resort Downtown Playa del Carmen 3 --
Real Playa Del Carmen All Inclusive Resort 0.6 mi. North-Northeast of Downtown Playa del Carmen 5 --


Besides what's available on-site, travelers hoping to get out 'n' about will appreciate the many exciting things to do and see in Mexico. Whether you're looking to lay out on the beach or play a round of golf, you'll encounter plenty of other chances for recreation close-by. Check out these links to read more concerning riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities.


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