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

While jam-packing your days with activities can be fun, it isn't essential for a memorable vacation. Thus, despite the fact that Riviera del Sol Hotel may not offer the widest range of outdoor activities, it might still provide exactly the setting you're looking for.

Guests of Riviera del Sol Hotel will find one pool on the property. With so many ways to spend your days, you may not find many reasons to visit the site's pool, but it can be both a relaxing and refreshing way to spend a hot afternoon. In fact, even when they do have access to a pool, many vacationers have such a good time on Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's beaches that they don't use the hotel's pool at all. One of the closest beaches to the property is El Faro, which is a half mile away.


Anyone who likes tennis will find an extra perk when booking this property, since the on-site tennis facilites can be a convenient and healthy family activity.

If you're interested in other places to stay like this, you may wish to compare this property to other tennis properties, including Grand Sunset Princess and Grand Riviera Princess.


Though Riviera del Sol Hotel does not have a golf course, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. Golf courses in this area include El Camaleon Mayakoba, Iberostar Playa Paraiso Golf Club, and Playacar Golf Course. The lot of them are within 11 miles and the most proximate of the collection, Playacar Golf Course, is only a small hike away from the property, so it won't be trouble to make heading over for some rounds on the links. You'll find a total of 18 holes at this course. It's a total of 6269 yards long, and is a par 72. If you'd like more information or want to inquire about the possibility of reserving a tee time, the course can be contacted at 811-52-987-306-24.


A vacation to Mexico can be a good time to try out a new recreational sport. There are a number of different options available on the property, so you're sure to find an aquatic activity to enjoy, even if it's your first time. Check out the following list, which shows the watersports available at Riviera del Sol Hotel:

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

Family Activities

Families often stay at Riviera del Sol Hotel, although you likely won't encounter a wide offering of amenities or activities specifically intended for children. If you need a hotel to lodge at with specific perks that are tailored specifically for children, check out .

At times, you might want to leave the little ones behind for Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean's adult attractions. Guests can make arrangements for a babysitter, so parents can have a chance to take some time out for themselves.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Guests who look forward to live entertainment just steps from their rooms might be disappointed; live shows aren't a part of the schedule at Riviera del Sol Hotel.

You can enjoy a beverage at the bar, but you won't find many other after-hours options here.

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 shown below:

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 can be found on-site, those who enjoy exploring can find many interesting things to see and do in Mexico. No matter if you would rather spend time at the beach or play a couple rounds of golf, you will encounter plenty of other opportunities for recreation in the surrounding areas. Investigate these articles to read more with regard to riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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