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Riu Palace Riviera Maya, Playa del CarmenRiu Palace Riviera Maya, Playa del CarmenRiu Palace Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen

Riu Palace Riviera Maya, Playa del Carmen

Four plus or five-star rated beachfront all-inclusive resortsThree or more á la carte dining optionsHighly recommended by past Vacation Express travelers
Variety of well-appointed spacious rooms or suitesRoom service and in-room mini-bar includedOn-site spa facilities


All-Inclusive PlanBeachfront400 Rooms3 Floors5 Restaurants5 BarsFamily FriendlyActiveCasualExclusive/Luxurious2019 Last RenovationRiuLand


The beautiful Riu Palace Riviera Maya is RIU's latest addition to the RIU complex in Playa del Carmen. Within walking distance or a 5 minute cab ride you will find the charming and eclectic town of Playa del Carmen. Explore the shops on the famous Fifth Avenue, experience the nightlife, or catch a ferry for a day trip to Cozumel from this trendy port town, the true hub of the Mayan corridor.


Adapted rooms for wheelchair user available. Lift available. Possibility to rent a wheelchair or mobility scooter. All public areas are accessible for wheelchair user by ramps or elevators. At least one swimming pool accessible.


Right on the beach: Playa del Carmen (length of beach 15 km)
Closest town: Playa del Carmen (2 km approx.)
Closest city: Cancún (60 km approx.)
Airport: Cancún International Airport (CUN) (55 km approx.)

Internet Access / WiFi

Internet terminals free of charge. Free WiFi throughout the hotel.

Current Promotions

2023 Resort Discount Credits

3-6 nights: $850, 7 or more nights: $1360

Resort credits can be used at the Renova Spa, Weddings by RIU, Romantic Dinner, Photoventura and Hard Rock Golf Club. Booking Window: June 28, 2022 - December 22, 2023. Travel Period: December 24, 2022 - December 23, 2023.

Terms and Conditions: Applies to USA. Guests can check the resort credits through RIU App. The total of credits is per room, per stay, for guests 21 and older. Resort Credits are non-transferable, non-cumulative, non-refundable, non-combinable and cannot be used for future stays. Resort credits can be used as discounts on specified select services only. Credits cannot be exchanged for cash. This promotion is subject to availability. Some restrictions apply. Inclusions subject to changes without prior notice.

Hotel Updates

Connecting Rooms

RIU is now offering confirmed connecting rooms at all resorts in the Caribbean, Mexico and Central America, as well as group packages for anniversaries, honeymoons, birthdays and bachelor parties.

Environmental Sanitation Tax

Hotels in the municipality of Solidaridad will collect a new environmental sanitation tax. It will be payable directly to the hotel upon check in.

Smoking Policy

Non-smoking environment. Only permitted in designated areas.

RIU Student Group / Spring Breaker Policy

Student Groups / Spring Breakers (either groups or individuals, regardless of age) are not allowed at any time during the year.
Guests disturbing or generating complaints from other guests or hotel may be removed from the property, at their own expense. Parties in rooms are not permitted.

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