Hotel Riu Yucatan

Playa Del Carmen, Mexico


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This recently refurbished beachfront resort is located in the Playacar resort complex adjacent to a championship golf course and just a 10-minute walk from Playa del Carmen’s main streets. 507 deluxe, colourfully decorated guestrooms in a Mexican hacienda building style offer a variety of amenities, including a mini-bar and a liquor dispenser. Riu Yucatan offers tantalising and varied buffets and on the spot cooking stations. Delightful theme nights will satisfy your taste for Mexican and International cuisine, along with the extensive entertainment options available all over the Riu Resort complex.

  • Located in the Yucatan peninsula, 3 km/ 1.9 miles from Playa del Carmen
  • In Playacar’s resort area, along with the Riu Palace Mexico, Riu Palace Riviera Maya, Riu Playacar and the ClubHotel Riu Tequila hotels
  • Main building and 2-storey buildings
  • Mexican "Hacienda" style architecture
  • Surrounded by 40,000 m2/44,000 sq. yards of lush gardens
  • On the beachfront
  • Complimentary sun loungers on the beach
  • Next to the Mexican Street
  • 800 m/2,650 ft. from various shops
  • 55 km/34 miles from Cancun Int’l. Airport
  • Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Diners

  • Avenida Xaman-ha, Manzana 3, Lote 1, Condominio Playacar
  • 77710 - Playa del Carmen - Mexico
  • Tel: 52 (984) 877 2050 Fax: 52 (984) 877 2051
  • E-Mail: hotel.yucatan@riu.com

The Ideal Playa del Carmen Vacation Setting You’ll find there are endless opportunities for things to do at the all inclusive Riu Yucatan. For your Riviera Maya Mexico vacation, you will find an incredible list of entertainment and leisure activities available day and night, from the moment you arrive until the time you leave you will find limitless ways to enjoy yourself. Whether you are looking for water sports, fine dining, or relaxing under a palm tree and enjoying the cool Caribbean tropical breeze, our experienced and multilingual staff is there anticipating your ever desire.

During your Playa del Carmen vacation take advantage of our salon, spa, fitness center, and swimming pool with an integrated Jacuzzi. Enjoy a meal at one of five gourmet restaurants and experience the entertaining atmosphere at any of our bars. And for those that want to get out and fully experience all that Playa del Carmen has to offer, The Riu Yucatan, an All inclusive Riviera Maya resort in Mexico, is steps away from all the fun and adventure for when you are ready to explore your surroundings.

The Riu Yucatan is the perfect all inclusive Mexico vacation for Playa del Carmen family vacation, couples, individuals, and honeymoons. Enjoy this tropical bliss.

  • "La Hacienda" restaurant with terrace and non-smoking section
  • "Shanghai" Asian restaurant with non-smoking section
  • "La Margarita" poolside restaurant with non-smoking section
  • "La Cantina" lobby bar
  • "Mezcal" pavilion bar
  • "Tequila" pavilion bar
  • "El Templo" lounge
  • "Tulum" and "Cozumel" swim-up bars

  • 2 swimming pools (450/450 sq metres), one with adjoining jacuzzi
  • Children's swimming pool (12 sq metres)
  • Two complimentary jacuzzis
  • Complimentary sun loungers, towels and parasols by the pool area
  • Sun terrace
  • Mini-club and children’s playground

  • Boutique and gift shop
  • Internet room (additional charge)
  • Wireless LAN zone (additional charge)

  • At the Mexican Street:
  • "Renova Spa": beauty treatments, massages and hairdresser
  • Complimentary gym
  • Jeweller's, photo studio and lab, variety of shops

Superb Playa del Carmen Resort Accommodations

At the Riu Yucatan Resort, you’ll experience magnificent Playa del Carmen suite accommodations with stunning views overlooking the surrounding lush gardens.

Riu Yucatan, an all inclusive resort in the heart of Riviera Maya in Mexico, features 507 outstanding Guestrooms and Junior Suites, all with world-class amenities. All suites are beautifully furnished and provide a stocked mini-bar and liquor dispenser. Riu Yucatan accommodations are the perfect combination of style, comfort and relaxation.

  • 507 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
  • Suites with:
  • Bathroom with bathtub and bidet
  • Adjoining living room

Experience World-Class All-Inclusive Dining at the Riu Palace Riviera Maya

Riu Yucatan in Playa del Carmen offers a diversity of international-cuisine restaurants all in a relaxed atmosphere to make your stay and vacation more enjoyable. At the Riu Yucatan, we surpass even the highest expectations and offer a wide range of succulent dishes to satisfy every craving. You’ll find something for everyone at our exquisite selection of restaurants and bars. The Riu Yucatan proudly embraces the All-Inclusive by Riu concept, delivering the finest dining, entertainment and leisure activities in unlimited amounts. Treat yourself to a truly memorable vacation experience.

Plan your own schedule with our 24-hours a day all inclusive service. With five restaurants, six bars, and access to all Riu restaurants and bars in the Playacar area, you will find something to satisfy your every wish, at any time.

From unlimited cocktails and meals to fully stocked mini-bars, RIU truly provides an all-inclusive vacation experience available nowhere else in Playa del Carmen. At the Riu Yucatan, we have created an all-inclusive program to provide you with unparalleled luxury and convenience.

    All Inclusive features All meals and snacks: Breakfast:
  • Full American breakfast buffet and on the spot cooking stations
  • Continental breakfast/snacks
  • Lunch:
  • Hot and cold starters, assorted meats, fish and snacks
  • Dinner ("La Hacienda" 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 restaurant (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 in the Riu Yucatan, Riu Playacar and Riu Tequila hotels
  • Beverages:
  • Unlimited local and imported beverages 24 hours a day
  • Access to all bars in the Riu Yucatan, Riu Playacar and Riu Tequila hotels
  • Regularly restocked mini-bar and liquor dispenser

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