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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

Riu Palace Riviera re-opened, after its full refurbishment, on December 6th, 2019 with much more to offer:s:

  • New pool area, with 3 pools, one with swim-up bar
  • New children's area with bigger pool with slides and RiuLand
  • New RiuFit area
  • New Italian restaurant, "Il Portico"
  • Grill by the pool, "Pepe´s Food"
  • Capuchino, coffee, patisserie & ice cream parlor
  • New relaxation pools at Renova Spa

    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

    Resort Discount Coupons
    Guests will receive Resort Discount Coupons upon arrival on the RIU Guest Info App.

    Coupon discounts applicable towards golf, select spa services, romantic dinner, wedding packages and more!

    * 4-6 Nights Earn up to $850 in Resort Discount Coupons
    * 7 nights or more Earn up to $1,360 in Resort Discount Coupons
    Booking Window: Now - Dec. 23, 2021
    Travel Window: Dec. 24, 2020 - Dec. 23, 2021

    Terms and Conditions: Guests will receive coupons at check-in. The total of credits is per room, for guests +21 and older. Resort Credit is nontransferable, non-cumulative, non-refundable, non-combinable and cannot be used for future stays. Resort credit can be used as a discount only for selected services. Credits cannot be exchanged for cash. This promotion is subject to availability and can change without previous notice. Some restrictions apply. Inclusions subject to changes without previous notice.

    Spa Inclusions

    *Valid in all Renova Spa Centers (Mexico, Costa Rica, Panama and Caribbean)
    *Dec 24th, 2019 - Dec 23rd, 2020
    *Spa Credit for Renova Combination (80 min.)
    *Applicable only for Renova Combination massage (80 min), per adult person, per stay. Does not apply with other promotions or discounts.
    *The spa promotions for Riu Palace Macao clients are redeemable at Renova Spa Riu Palace Bavaro
    *The spa promotions for Riu Bambu clients are redeemable at Renova Spa Riu Palace Punta Cana
    *Clients need to identify themselves by presenting their travel documents at the Spa to prove that they own this spa credit
    *The TO will inform their clients about this requirement and ensure that all of their partners clearly state the complete name and restrictions of this promotion on their media and vouchers.

    Honeymooners Offer

  • Surprise welcome gift in the room.
  • Small bottle of Tequila
  • King bed (subject to availablity at time of check-in)
  • Complimentary upgrade to next available room category (subject to availablity and upon request)

  • $35 USD Spa Credit for a selected service in ¨Specials for couples¨ category (120 min). This discount applies per couple per stay. Does not apply with other promotions and discounts. *** IMPORTANT NOTE: Marriage certificate required (Emission date of less than 90 days) ***

    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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