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Hotel Riu Yucatan

3.5 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Avenida Xaman-Ha, Manzana 3, Lote 1, Condominio Playacar | Playa Del Carmen - Quintana Roo, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Ranked #67 of 199 Hotels in Playa del Carmen
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12 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

My wife and I booked directly with the hotel as we couldn't get the correct dates we needed through thomson. The hotel was lovely. The rooms were bright, clean and well maintained. The shower taps had lost some of the chrome, mainly through use, though this was a minor issue. We arrived quite tired from the flight. There was a... More

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Reading, Berkshire, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Myself, my wife, two other couples and a friend, ages 46 to 62, visited this hotel from Sept 12 to Sept 26. Transfer was relatively quick, immigration being the main source of delay. Upon arrival at the hotel we were quickly registered and soon in our rooms. We were located in block 2, on the first floor and as time... More

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St Peter Port, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our first trip to Mexico and it wont be our last. the hotel was amazing it was spotlessly clean, the rooms were good and cleaned daily. The choice of food in all the restaurants was vast there was something for everyone. The evening entertainment was not the best but go and see Cruz in the bar and get... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a great resort, We stayed here Sept.13 - 20th 2014 . This was our 12th trip south and third to Mexico. This trip was for my wife's 50th b-day , we would rank this resort in our top 2. I emailed the resort a couple days before we left and asked if they could put a bottle of... More

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Corsham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back from This Wonderful Hotel ,fab time ,rooms were spotless every day ,Drinks and food were top class ,Sun loungers were in fantastic supply they have loads of them pitched up everyday sometimes not till 10 o'clock . Entertainment could be better ,and the Wifi was poor and slow ,but minor things ,check in was easy and queries... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just literally got in from a 9 hour flight and 4 hour car journey... My honest opinion.... The resort is amazing... The staff are beyond hard working.... I saw them cleaning the bin bases and lamp posts on more then one occasion... I didn't realise how big the resort is with 507 rooms which is fine,what I did find hard... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back from honeymoon what can i say but EXCELLENT everything so good,staff ,food,everyone so pleasent and helpful would recommend this hotel to anyone .staff are so hard working but still so pleasent, loveley groundsreally well kept .Food choice good loved the Asian resturant .Would go back . Chill pool good NO kids about

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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just returned from an amazing 2 week holiday. Hotel was beautiful are really modern and the staff were great, they work so hard all day every day. Checking in was quick and easy and even got a wee welcome drink. Rooms were lovely and clean and beds were massive. We brought mosquito repellent plug ins for the room which I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from two weeks at Riu yucatan and my only complaint is we had to leave at the end of our holiday . The hotel beautiful and spotless the food was lovely not one bad meal in the whole of our stay . The staff so happy friendly always smiling Alfredo and Isreal wonderful barmen . The animation team... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just came back from a eleven night holi holi day,and all I can say about the hotel is WOW .great food ,great rooms ,great service fabulous cocktails.very easy to get a sunbed at any time of the day.only negertive thing is very poor wifi only 90 min free a day so if you log on in morning you can't use... More

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  • Very good(49)
  • Steak house(37)
  • Pool area(25)
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  • Bar staff(16)
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Additional Information about Hotel Riu Yucatan

Address: Avenida Xaman-Ha, Manzana 3, Lote 1, Condominio Playacar | Playa Del Carmen - Quintana Roo, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Riu Yucatan 3.5*
Number of rooms: 507
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Also Known As:
Riu Yucatan Playacar Hotel Playa Del Carmen
Riu Yucatan Playa Del Carmen
Riu Yucatan Mexico
Rui Yucatan
Hotel Riu Yucatan Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

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