Riu Yucatan
Xaman-Ha Ave. Mz-3 Lt-1 Condominio
Playacar Z.C. 77710 Playa del Carmen

Distance from hotel to town, 1.8 miles (3 kms). Distance from hotel to Cancun International Airport (CUN), 35 miles (56 kms).  

This beachfront resort is located in the Playacar resort complex adjacent to a championship golf course and just a 10-minute walk from Playa del Carmen's main streets. 507 deluxe, colorfully decorated guestrooms in a Mexican hacienda building style offer a variety of amenities, including a mini-bar and a liquor dispenser. Riu Yucatan offers tantalizing and varied buffets and on the spot cooking stations. Delightful theme nights will satisfy your taste for Mexican and International cuisine, along with the extensive entertainment options available all over the Riu Resort complex.  

We are all about you.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Aerobics
  • Aerobics (aqua)
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Bar (swim-up)
  • Bars/Lounges (5)
  • Beach
  • Beauty Salon ($)
  • Beverage Service (poolside)
  • Bicycle Rentals ($)
  • Billiards (nearby) ($)
  • Boat Rentals ($)
  • Breakfast Room
  • Car Rental Desk ($)
  • Children's Activities
  • Children's Club (mini)
  • Children's Playground
  • Currency Exchange ($)
  • Disco/Nightclub (nearby) ($)
  • Dive Center ($)
  • Doctor (on call) ($)
  • Entertainment
  • Exercise Classes
  • Fitness Center
  • Floors (3)
  • Game Room (nearby) ($)
  • Gift Shop ($)
  • Golf (nearby) ($)
  • Grill (poolside)
  • Ice Machines
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry Services ($)
  • Meal Service (poolside)
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Newsstand ($)
  • Parking Facility
  • Physically Challenged Accommodations
  • Physically Challenged Facilities
  • Ping Pong
  • Pool (children's)
  • Pools (outdoor) (3)
  • Restaurants (5)
  • Rooms (507)
  • Safe Deposit Boxes (in room)
  • Snack Bar
  • Spa ($)
  • Suites
  • Sundries Shop
  • Taxi Stand ($)
  • Tennis Courts (lighted)
  • Umbrellas (beach/pool)
  • Volleyball (beach)
  • Watersports (motorized) ($)
  • Watersports (non-motorized)
  • Wedding Coordinator
  • Wedding Site

Internet Access (wireless)  

• Free WiFi will be available in the lobby for 90 consecutive minutes per day.  

• WiFi will be available in guest rooms for a fee ($). ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2016 Standard - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Suite - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

Double Room, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 double beds or 1 king size bed, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen TV, electronic in-room safe, iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with shower, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

Suite, Air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 double beds or 1 king size bed, separate living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen TV, electronic in-room safe, iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with bathtub and shower, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace.  

• Bedding: 2 double beds.  

All accommodations include: ceiling fan, television (satellite), balcony or patio, mini-bar (fully stocked), safety deposit box, sprinkler system, crib (on request), liquor dispenser, air conditioning, radio, shower, telephone (direct dial), bathtub, iron (on request), alarm clock, maid service, rollaway bed (on request), smoke detector and ironing board (on request).  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Cozumel, Swim-up bar.  

Mezcal, Pavilion bar.  

Tequila, Pavilion bar.  

La Hacienda, Main restaurant. Buffet style with show cooking, serving international and local specialties.  

La Margarita, Buffet style restaurant open during the day for lunch.  

Shangai, a la carte restaurant open for dinner.  

Cuisine: Asian.  

Sicilia Cuisine: Italian.  

Please Note:  

• Formal dress required for dinner.  

• Main restaurant: Gentlemen can not wear sleeveless t-shirts.  

• Theme restaurants: Gentlemen can not wear sleeveless t-shirts. They must wear long trousers.  

Add-On Package (Honeymoon and Romance Package 2016) (back to top)

HONEYMOON AND ROMANCE PACKAGE 2016  

Booking Dates: 06/19/2015 - 12/23/2016 Travel Dates: 12/24/2015 - 12/23/2016  

Package Inclusions:  

• Surprise welcome gift in their room  

• Bottle of Tequila  

• King bed (subject to availability at time of check-in)  

• Late check-out (subject to availability at time of departure)  

• Complimentary upgrade to next available room category (subject to availability and upon request) -$40.00 USD Spa credit in Ocean Harmony massage for two (50 min), per adult, per person, per stay, this discount does not apply with other promotions and discounts  

Please Note:  

• Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Bonus Features (back to top)

• Use of Fitness Center  

• Use of Tennis Courts  

• Watersports (Non-Motorized)  

• Welcome Drink  

• Towels  

• Bottled water  

• Daily activities  

• Morning coffee  

• Parking  

• Afternoon tea  

Spa Credit Travel Dates: 12/24/2015 - 12/23/2016  

-$35.00 USD spa credit in Renova Combination (80 min.)  

• Per adult person (18 and up), per stay. Not combinable with other promotions or discount.  

Honeymooners Travel Dates: 01/01/2015 - 12/23/2016  

• Honeymooners will receive a surprise gift in their room upon arrival.  

• Marriage certificate required. Must be issued within the past 90 days  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

Spring Breaker Policy:  

• Definition of Spring Breaker/Spring Breaker Group:  

• High School through College aged individuals who vacation in traditional or FIT Groups to celebrate their Spring Break. In North America this can be any time from late February through mid-May.  

• Any group or individual arriving on RIU Hotels & Resorts property with the characteristics as described in the above definition will not be admitted on property, with no refund.  

• Please be advised that Riu Hotels and Resorts will use any and all means at their disposal to identify and cancel suspected Spring Breaker Groups. Partners should abstain from quoting Riu properties for FIT or traditional groups which they suspect may be youths traveling together for said purposes.  

• Spring Breakers (either groups or individuals) are not allowed at any RIU property at any time during the year.  

• RIU Hotels & Resorts reserves the right to withhold admission to any Spring Breaker arriving on property.  

Minimum Age Requirements:  

• At least one person 21 years or older is required in every room during the months of February through May.  

• During the remainder of the year, at least one person 18 years or older is required in every room.  

• The Hotel reserves the right of admission and may request a guest present his/her passport or official ID as proof of age.  

• Guests can and will be removed from the property, at their own expense, if any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff arises.  

• Parties in rooms are not permitted.  

• Unruly behavior by individuals or groups is not allowed at any property at any time during the year.  

Local Attractions (back to top)

Tourist Attractions Nearby:  

• Tulum  

• Cancun City  

• Shopping Area  

• Downtwn Playacar  

• Xel-Ha  

• Xcaret