Riu Yucatan

Rating: 3.5 of 5

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beach

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spa

wifi

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Hotel details

The all-inclusive, beachfront Riu Yucatan offers fun in the sun for the whole family, friends, or just you and a special someone. Sun worshipers will swoon over the expansive free-form pool and beach with plenty of space to bask in the warm sunshine. Active vacationers will be pumped by the onsite fitness center and water fun, including windsurfing and kayaking. Kids and adults alike will smile at the fun and games planned around the pool for adults and at RiuLand for kids. And everyone will relish in the variety of restaurant choices. And if you’re looking for more, guests also have daytime privileges at two neighboring RIU Resorts.

Location  Playa del Carmen

Paseo Xaman-ha Manzana 3, Lot  
Playa del Carmen, QR 77710
MEXICO

Property Information 
Year Built: 2005
Floors: 3
Total rooms: 507

Airport — Cancun International Airport - CUN: 38 miles

Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Accessible facilities
  • Accessible rooms
  • All-inclusive meal plan
  • ATM / Cash machine†
  • Babysitting†
  • Bell staff / porter
  • Boutiques / stores†
  • Children programs
  • Children welcome
  • Elevators not available
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Internet services
  • Laundry / Valet service†
  • Live entertainment
  • Lounges / bars
  • Luggage service
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa†
  • Tour / sightseeing desk†

Business Services — Internet Access†

† Fees may apply 

All-Inclusive Amenities
This all-inclusive program includes the following amenities:

  • All meals and 24-hour snacks and alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Restocked minibar and liquor dispenser
  • WiFi in the lobby for 90 consecutive minutes per day
  • Use of loungers, sun umbrellas, and towels in pool and beach area
  • Use of spa sauna and whirlpool (18 years and older)
  • Use of gym
  • Use of floodlit hard surface tennis court
  • Table tennis, gym access, volleyball, 1 introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool
  • Use of windsurfing, catamaran, kayaking, body boarding and snorkeling equipment
  • Daily daytime entertainment program for children ages 4 to 12 at RiuLand
  • Daily, daytime entertainment program for adults
  • Nightly entertainment including live music and Riu theme shows
  • Entrance to La Piñata nightclub and drinks (located at Riu Tequila)
  • All taxes and gratuities
  • Exchange privileges at Riu Tequila and Riu Playacar. Includes daytime activities, all bars, all restaurants for lunch, and the Jalisco Mexican restaurant at Riu Tequila for dinner

Dining

Onsite Dining

La Hacienda
International buffet restaurant open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Meals — Breakfast, lunch, and dinner
Attire — Shirts with sleeves for men

La Margarita
A la carte steak house. Open for dinner; reservations required.
Meals — Dinner
Attire — Long pants and shirts with sleeves for men

Shanghai
Asian cuisine, served buffet style. Open for dinner; reservations required.
Meals — Dinner
Attire — Long pants and shirts with sleeves for men

Sicilia
Italian restaurant with buffet starters and desserts and a la carte entrees. Open for dinner; reservations required.
Meals — Dinner
Attire — Long pants and shirts with sleeves for men

Various Lounges/Bars

Cancun — Lobby bar
Cozumel — Swim-up bar
El Templo — Lounge
Ibiza — Pooside bar and swim-up bar
Mezcal — Pavillion bar
Tequila — Pavillion bar

Offsite Dining 

Jalisco
Mexican restaurant located at Hotel Riu Tequila with buffet starters and desserts and a la carte entrees. Open for dinner; reservations required.
Meals — Dinner
Attire — Long pants and shirts with sleeves for men

Activities

Onsite Recreation

  • Beach
  • Children's program — RiuLand for children 4-12. Children are divided into 2 groups: ages 4-7 and 8-12, and each group has its own entertainment team and programs.
  • Fitness center
  • Motorized Water Sports†
  • Non-Motorized Water Sports — Windsurfing, catamaran, kayaking, body board, and snorkelling equipment plus 1 introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool
  • Pool — 3 pools
  • Sauna† — Located at the spa; restricted to guests 18 years of age and older.

† Fees may apply

Onsite Recreation, Cont.

  • Sightseeing tours†
  • Spa† — Renova Spa with assorted treatments, beauty salon, and massages. Located within the Riu complex, at the Mexican Street, next to the RIU Yucatan.
  • Table tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Whirlpool

Offsite Recreation

  • Golf†
  • Nightclubs — Entrance to La Piñata night club and drinks. Located at Riu Tequila.

Offsite Attraction 

  • Playa del Carmen: 2 miles

Policies

Hotel Policies

  • Check In — 3:00 PM
  • Check Out — 12:00 PM
  • Minimum Check-In Age — 18 (At least 1 person 21 years of age or older is required in every room during March & April. The hotel may require proof of age upon check in.)

General Policies

  • Hotel Deposit — A credit card and photo ID are required upon check-in for incidentals.
  • Hotel Taxes — Room taxes are included in the price.
  • Internet — Complimentary throughout hotel.
  • Service Charges — Maid and bellman service charges are included in the price.
  • Spring Break — Spring Breakers (groups or individuals of any age traveling to celebrate their Spring Break) are NOT allowed at any RIU hotel and RIU hotels will use any means at their disposal to identify and cancel suspected Spring Break groups. Any Spring Breakers arriving at any RIU hotel will not be admitted on property, with no refund. RIU hotels have a zero tolerance policy with regards to this issue and are in no way responsible for the consequences or lawsuits that may ensue.

Kids Stay Free Policy
A maximum of 2 children, ages 0-1, stay free when sharing room with a minimum of 2 adults and using existing bedding. Children 2-12 pay child rate.
Maximum child age: 1

Pet Policy — Pets not allowed.

Hotel information is as accurate as possible and we aim to keep all information up to date. We are not responsible for any inaccuracies that may occur due to hotels making changes to their property or policies without our knowledge.

Riu Yucatan Room Types

Double Room

Double Room

All-Inclusive

Contemporary styled rooms with white furniture and rich blue accents. Rooms feature a convenient liquor dispenser and a balcony or terrace.

View — Resort or Courtyard
Bedding — 1 king or 2 doubles
Occupancy — 3 adults, 2 children / 4 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Shower only
  • Telephone
  • TV

† Fees may apply

Junior Suite

Junior Suite

All-Inclusive

Contemporary styled rooms with white furniture and rich blue accents. Rooms feature a convenient liquor dispenser, living area with sofa, and a balcony or terrace..

View — Resort or Courtyard
Bedding — 1 king or 2 doubles
Occupancy — 4 adults, 2 children / 4 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Seating area with sofa / chair
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • TV

† Fees may apply

Double Room Connecting

Double Room Connecting

All-Inclusive

Two Double Rooms connected by a door. Each contemporary styled room has white furniture and rich blue accents and features a convenient liquor dispenser and a balcony or terrace.

View — Resort or Courtyard
Bedding — 1 king or 2 doubles in each room
Occupancy — 6 adults, 4 children / 8 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Shower only
  • Telephone
  • TV

† Fees may apply

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