Hotel Riu Playacar

Playa Del Carmen, Mexico


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Hotel Riu Playacar is the main resort area in Playa del Carmen where sister hotels such as Riu Palace Mexico, Riu Palace Riviera Maya, Riu Yucatan and the Club Hotel Riu Tequila hotels use amenities and facilities. Playa del Carmen is a fairly quiet vacation area as far as resort towns are concerned, however this resort is bustling with lively energy at all times. Riu Playacar is a great choice for families, singles or couples. Basically it’s got something for everyone; amazing beaches, expansive swimming pools, fitness facilities, world class restaurants, nightlife and so much more.

  • Located in the Yucatan peninsula, 3 km / 1.9 miles from Playa del Carmen
  • In the Playacar resort area, along with the Riu Palace Mexico, Riu Palace Riviera Maya, Riu Yucatan and the ClubHotel Riu Tequila hotels
  • Main building and 2-storey bungalow complex
  • Located on the beach
  • Complimentary sun loungers on the beach
  • Surrounded by 16,000 m2/19,000 sq. yards of lush gardens
  • Mexican Street, next to Riu Yucatan
  • 100 m/325 ft. from various shops
  • 55 km/34 miles from Cancun Int’l. Airport
  • Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Diners

  • Avenida Xaman-Ha, Manzana 6, Lote 6, Condominio Playacar
  • 77710 - Playa del Carmen - Mexico
  • Tel: 52(984)8772300 Fax: 52 (984) 87 72310
  • E-Mail: hotel.playacar@riu.com
  • "El Porche" restaurant with terrace and non-smoking section
  • "Jade" Asian restaurant (non-smoking)
  • "Turquesa" poolside restaurant with non-smoking section
  • Lobby bar
  • "La Cumbia" lounge bar
  • "Las Olas" poolside bar/swim-up bar

  • Two swimming pools (495 sq metres each)
  • Children’s swimming pool (20 sq metres)
  • Complimentary jacuzzi
  • Complimentary sun loungers, towels and parasols by the pool area
  • Sun terrace
  • Children’s playground

  • Boutique/kiosk
  • Internet room (additional charge)

  • At the Mexican Street:
  • "Renova Spa": beauty treatments, massages and hairdresser
  • Complimentary gym
  • Jeweller's, photo studio and lab, variety of shops
  • 386 guestrooms
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Hairdryer
  • 110 V
  • Telephone
  • Central air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Mini-bar
  • Liquor dispenser
  • Satellite TV
  • Radio alarm clock
  • In-room safe
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Guestrooms with inter-connecting door available
  • Junior suites with:
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Living-room area
  • Dressing room
    All Inclusive features
    All meals and snacks:
  • Full American breakfast buffet and on the spot cooking stations
  • Continental breakfast/snack
  • Lunch:
  • Hot and cold starters, assorted meats, fish and snacks
  • Dinner ("El Porche" restaurant):
  • Buffets and on the spot cooking stations
  • Special evenings: theme buffet (twice a week)
  • Optional dining (reservations required in advance):
  • Mexican cuisine (à la carte; buffet starters and dessert)
  • Grill and steakhouse (à la carte)
  • Asian cuisine (buffet)

  • Formal dress is required for dinner (long trousers for gentlemen)
    Snacks 24 hours a day
  • For additional lunch and snacks, a free choice from a selection of restaurants at the Riu Playacar, Riu Yucatan and Riu Tequila hotels
  • Beverages:
  • Unlimited local and imported beverages 24 hours a day
  • Access to all bars in the hotels Riu Playacar, Riu Yucatan and Riu Tequila
  • Regularly restocked mini-bar and liquor dispenser