Viceroy Riviera Maya

Viceroy Riviera Maya is a luxury resort where all of the guestrooms are spacious, private villas with extensive and luxurious amenities. The resort is nestled in the midst of the rain forest and occupies a seven-mile stretch of picturesque beach. The amount of activities available either in or near the resort is outstanding, and guests will rest easy in luxury each night after taking advantage of these generous offerings.

Those hoping to stay active should find exactly what they're looking for at this all-inclusive resort, as they'll encounter an ever-expanding array of recreational opportunities. Whatever you're in the mood for, whether it's excitement on the water or on land, this beachfront location has got it all. If you're planning a sizable get-together, or are traveling as part of a group, this group-friendly accommodation might be just the ticket.

Located on the edge of Playa del Carmen, three miles northeast of downtown, Viceroy Riviera Maya, an all-inclusive property, offers a warm welcome to tourists who are interested in staying in this section of the city or one of the adjacent areas.


All of Viceroy Riviera Maya's accommodations are villas. There are four different types of villas- Luxury, Royal, Beachfront, and Presidential.Each villa is spacious at over 1000 square feet and include luxurious touches like high thread-count Egyptian cotton sheets, down pillows, private patio with furniture and plunge pool, canopied beds, Italian linen bathrobes, exotic fruit platters, and VIP services (except at Luxury villas). All villas also include spacious private bathroom with marble shower and dual sinks, an LCD satellite television, Bose DVD player, handmade hammocks, mahogany-louvered doors and windows, personal in-room safes, beach amenities, books, DVDs, music, and hairdryers.

Viceroy Riviera Maya has 41 total rooms. Hence, it's a nice choice for vacationers who prefer a calm, quaint atmosphere. This resort has been awarded a rating of four and a half stars, considering its service, amenities, and overall quality.

A partial list of the in-room features and amenities awaiting visitors at Viceroy Riviera Maya include:

  • Toilet
  • Television
  • Room Service
  • In-room Entertainment
  • Safe
  • Bathrobe
  • Air Conditioned
  • Temperature Control
  • Radio
  • Terrace
  • Complimentary Newspaper
  • Bath Tub
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access Port

Call the property to ensure you'll have particular amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Viceroy Riviera Maya has plenty of on-site activities that guests can enjoy, many of which center around the resort's expansive seven mile long white-sand beach, like parasailing, fishing, snorkeling, swimming, and SCUBA lessons, as well as other activities like yoga, swimming in the pool, exercising in the fitness center, birdwatching, jungle tours, and full spa services. Viceroy Riviera Maya has a concierge to help guests to take advantage of everything available around Riviera Maya including tennis, water skiing, windsurfing, sailing, mountain biking, horseback riding, jogging, exploring local ruins, golfing, and even skydiving. There are many ancient cities and other highlights nearby worth exploring including Xcaret, Cozumel, Xel-ha, Tulum, Cancun, Coba, Isla Mujeres, Sian-Khan, Chichen-Itza, Akumal, Valladolid, Merida and Uxmal.

The list below gives a preview of some other amenities:

  • Jogging Track
  • Sports Available
  • Sailing
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Water Skiing
  • Multilingual
  • Pets Accepted
  • Wind Surfing
  • Parasailing
  • Bicycling
  • Horseback Riding
  • Yoga
  • Scuba Diving
  • Boutiques
  • Fishing

To be sure everything you're expecting is available, it's best to contact the lodging since the specifics tend to change. To view our complete article about the specific activities that Viceroy Riviera Maya offers, click here.


Guests can enjoy the Mediterranean, Mexican, and Mayan cuisine of La Marea, the in-house restaurant, anywhere on the property like by the pool, on the beach, or in the comfort of a personal villa. The resort also features an impressive wine cellar of around 800 bottles including vintage selections.

Outside of dining options on-site, guests hoping to find further culinary variety might also be interested in the region's other nearby restaurant choices. Travelers looking for somewhere to eat will encounter a small handful of restaurants nearby. It's a good idea to find out if there are suitable options in the area, though Viceroy Riviera Maya does have dining of its own, including La Marea. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.

Guest Services

Viceroy Riviera Maya offers many guest services, including those in the list below, which means you can let go of those few details and enjoy your stress free stay in Cancun and the Mexican Caribbean.

  • Express Check Out
  • Express Check In
  • Concierge
  • Tour Desk
  • Turndown Service
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • Complimentary Newspaper
  • Security

Another plus is this property also has a small set of business amenities, which can be an asset to people who are visiting for business-related reasons.

  • Group Friendly


You will find a fair number of attractions situated near Viceroy Riviera Maya. Some of the closest attractions are Plaza 28 De Julio Park and El Faro Lighthouse. Because this resort is right on El Faro, it's the perfect spot for anyone who wants to experience the area's beautiful coastal region. Playa del Carmen is another seaside strip in this area, within a few miles from this accommodation.

One of the closest areas to the resort is Playa del Carmen. For even more adventure, take a day to travel to a neighboring city and perhaps some famous points of interest.

For more about what else is near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Fifth Avenue, Playa del Carmen, Mexico 77710

General: (984) 877-3000

Reservations: (800) 578-0281



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