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Hotel Riu Playacar, Mexico ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

America | Mexico | Playa del Carmen

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An impression of Riu Playacar

Review 8.1 (Very good)

Riu Playacar is recommended by 93% of guests and receives a 8.1 rating based on 311 verified reviews (Source: HolidayCheck). The accommodation scores above average for Service, Food and beverages, Relaxation and entertainment, Facilities, Rooms and Location.

Description Hotel Riu Playacar


This hotel is located directly beside Playa del Carmen's wonderful sandy beach. A diverse selection of shopping areas featuring shops, cafés, bars and restaurants are to be found in the vicinity. The resort centre is about 3 km away.


The hotel has a lift and features 396 rooms. The friendly staff at the reception desk are happy to answer any questions. Amenities available at the hotel include a baggage storage service and a cash machine. Wireless internet access (no extra charge) is provided in public areas. The tour desk offers assistance with booking excursions. The hotel has a range of facilities for guests with disabilities. The hotel has wheelchair-accessible facilities. A number of shops, including a supermarket and souvenir shop, are great for shopping or just browsing. The grounds of the hotel feature a playground and a lovely garden. Additional facilities include a TV room. Parking spaces are available to guests travelling by car (no extra charge). Other services include a 24-hour security service, a babysitting service, a childcare service, a car hire service, room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser.


Air conditioning, central heating and a fan ensure that rooms maintain comfortable temperatures. A balcony is included as standard in some rooms. The rooms have a double bed and a sofa bed. Separate bedrooms are available. Children's beds can be requested for younger guests. A safe and a minibar are also available. An ironing set is provided for guests' convenience. A direct dial telephone, a television with satellite/cable channels, a radio, an alarm clock and WiFi (no extra charge) are provided as well. Bathrooms are equipped with a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer, bathrobes and a telephone are provided. As a special feature, bathrooms are also stocked with cosmetic products and a selection of towels. Guests can also book wheelchair-friendly rooms with wheelchair-accessible bathrooms.


Plenty of active recreation awaits guests in the pool area's 2 outdoorpools. No matter the weather, swimming is always a possible in the indoor pool. There is also a special swimming area just for kids. Thrills on the waterslide, refreshing drinks at the pool bar and a soothing soak in the hot tub – the pool area has a little something for every state of mind and body. A terrace with sun loungers and parasols is available. The hotel offers an extensive outdoor sport and leisure programme, which includes tennis, bocce, beach volleyball, volleyball and fishing. For a fee, guests can also enjoy cycling/mountain biking and golf. A wide range of sports are available, including water sports such as windsurfing, jet skiing, catamaraning, kayaking, snorkelling, diving and water aerobics or, for a fee, banana boat rides. Sports enthusiasts are also offered a wide range of indoor activities, including a gym, table tennis, callisthenics and aerobics. Various wellness options are available at the hotel, including a spa, a sauna, a beauty salon, massage treatments and a solarium. Additional leisure activities include an entertainment programme, a kids' club, a dance club and a nightclub.


The dining area includes 3 restaurants and a bar. All-inclusive is offered as a catering option. All-inclusive holidaymakers enjoy special extras like snacks, in addition to a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. For breakfast (continental), lunch, and dinner, guests serve themselves at the buffet or choose their favourite dishes from the à la carte options (for dinner). Special culinary options, such as vegetarian dishes, are also available. The chefs prepare delicious specialities during the show cooking.


The hotel accepts the following credit cards: American Express, VISA, Diners Club and MasterCard.

The above information may contain inaccuracies. Only the German tour operator descriptions of an offer/accommodation of © Giata GmbH (1996-2024) are legally binding.

Holiday destination: Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Hotel Riu Playacar located 50 Meters from the beach and 1000 Meters from the center. The transfer time from the airport to Playa del Carmen is about 40 minutes.

Playa del Carmen

Playa del Carmen is the tourist resort on the Riviera Maya, with beautiful dive sites and many options for activities. More about Playa del Carmen


Mexico is the land of vibrant city life, beautiful beaches and fascinating Mayan history. More about Mexico

Features and facilities

  • Popular
  • Child friendly
  • All Inclusive

Facilities (a.o.)

  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/Canteen
  • Shop
  • Swimming pool
  • Towel service
  • Children's Pool
  • Playground
  • Animation program
  • Internet corner
  • Tennis
  • Fitness
  • Near golf course
  • WiFi
  • Laundry service
  • Childcare
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities (a.o.)

  • Airco
  • Room Safe
  • Refrigerator/minibar
  • TV
  • Balcony/terrace
  • Bed linen
  • Internet in room

Location Riu Playacar

Weather forecast Playa del Carmen


  • Max: 27°C
  • Min: 24°C
  • Precipitation: 10.1mm


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  • Min: 25°C
  • Precipitation: 7.1mm


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  • Precipitation: 0.2mm


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  • Precipitation: 0.6mm


  • Max: 27°C
  • Min: 25°C
  • Precipitation: 3.1mm


  • Max: 28°C
  • Min: 25°C
  • Precipitation: 17.1mm

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