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Riu Playacar

Avenida Xaman Ha Manzana Lote, 77710 Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo

+52 984 877 2300

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based on 19 reviews

About Riu Playacar, Playa del Carmen

Value for money

Located in Playa del Carmen, Riu Playacar All Inclusive offers art deco 3-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor pool. It also provides an all-inclusive meal plan, a 24-hour reception and a kids pool. There are 396 rooms at the resort, each providing all the essentials to ensure a comfortable stay. The resort has an on-site restaurant, convenient for those wishing to dine in. In the evening, guests are invited to relax with a drink in the in-house bar. Riu Playacar All Inclusive is within a 30-minute walk of Playa del Carmen Maritime Terminal. Guests can also visit The Reef Marina.

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Standard Rooms - Skyline view


$320 totalPrestigia
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Double Rooms - Sea view


$100 totalSnaptravel
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Other Rooms - Harbor view


$125 totalAviatur
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Resort Amenities & Facilities

  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Child pool
  • Parking
  • Spa
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Hairdryer

Services and conveniences

  • Wedding services
  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Concierge service
  • 24hr front desk

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Kids' club
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Playground
  • Child pool

Accessibility and suitability

  • Increased accessibility
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Designated smoking area


  • Beach towels
  • Garden


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service


  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)

Pool and spa

  • Spa

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Hairdryer


  • Storage available

Health and safety

  • Safe


  • Fitness center


  • Free Wi-Fi

Places of interest near Riu Playacar

Attractions in Playa del Carmen, Mexico curated by momondo

Riu Playacar location: Avenida Xaman Ha Manzana Lote, 77710 Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo


Playacar Golf Club0.3 mi
Playa principal de Playa del Carmen1.6 mi
Xcaret Park2.7 mi
Playa Maroma12.0 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Ventanas at Royal Hideaway Playacar0.1 mi
Perchè No Restaurante Pizzeria0.6 mi
ArtHumus1.1 mi
Sundowner Yacht Club1.1 mi

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Riu Playacar room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • Riu Playacar is $25 cheaper than the average 4 star hotel in Playa del Carmen. You can usually find a nightly rate of $212 when staying at Riu Playacar.

  • Drive distance from Cancún to Riu Playacar and vice versa is 32.6 mi and the overall drive time is about 1h 37min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • If you intend on renting a car to travel from Cancún to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Riu Playacar offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $11/day for a base model rental. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Cancún to Riu Playacar, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Riu Playacar does have a restaurant on site that guests and non-guests can use. Ask the front desk for kitchen hours or call Riu Playacar at +52 984 877 2300.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Riu Playacar. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +52 984 877 2300.

  • Riu Playacar is just 1.5 mi away from Playa del Carmen city center. The closest landmark to the center of Playa del Carmen is Xcaret Park, which is very accessible to Riu Playacar guests.

  • You can reach the main line at +52 984 877 2300.

  • Yes, Riu Playacar has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Riu Playacar has a fitness center available for guests who would like to use it throughout their stay.

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