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.

Travelers hoping to keep active should find exactly what they're looking for at this all-inclusive resort, as they'll encounter a wide array of outdoor options. Whatever you're searching for, whether it's thrills on land or in the ocean, you'll be able to find it all at this oceanfront destination. If you are trying to plan for a special occasion, or if you're traveling as a group, this group-friendly property may be the perfect location.

Situated toward the outskirts of Playa del Carmen, three miles northeast of downtown, Viceroy Riviera Maya, an all-inclusive property, is a great choice for customers interested in staying in this part of the city or the surrounding area.


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 units, which makes it a refreshingly small option. Since it's a charming and somewhat cozy property, it is popular with visitors who enjoy a relatively quiet setting. This resort has been given a rating of four and a half stars, when it comes to amenities, value, and more.

A check list of the in-room conveniences awaiting visitors at Viceroy Riviera Maya include:

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

If there is an amenity that is particularly important to you, contact the front desk to verify availability.

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.

For general amenities on the property, check out the list below:

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

However, since these details tend to change, it's best to check with the front desk if you're still not sure exactly what to expect. Visit this page to navigate to a comprehensive description about the kinds of recreational opportunities available at Viceroy Riviera Maya.


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.

Besides the on-site dining options, travelers looking to find more culinary variety might also consider some of the other local dining choices. Hungry guests will find a few solid places to eat within reach of these accommodations. It can be a time-saver to find out if there are suitable options in the area, though Viceroy Riviera Maya provides on-site dining, including La Marea. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

Viceroy Riviera Maya offers a lot of guest services, including those in the following list, so you can depend on these few extras during your time on the property.

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

This lodging also has a couple of business amenities, which can be an asset to people who are traveling to this area for business reasons.

  • Group Friendly


You will notice a good selection of attractions located near Viceroy Riviera Maya. Some of these attractions include Plaza 28 De Julio Park and El Faro Lighthouse. Because this resort is right on El Faro, it is an ideal setting for sun-worshippers and watersports junkies alike. When seeking a different place to relax by the water, there is also nearby Playa del Carmen.

The resort is located in the vicinity of Playa del Carmen, an interesting location for tourists to explore.

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

Contact Info

Location: Fifth Avenue, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

General: (984) 877-3000

Reservations: (800) 578-0281



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