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ClubHotel Riu Tequila

3.5 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Avenida Xaman-ha, Manzana 3, Lote 19 | Condominio Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Ranked #37 of 198 hotels in Playa del Carmen
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just got back from mexico, all I can say is it's a very long way to go, when there are other riu hotels closer to home, grain canaria for example. The people are so warm and friendly and the hotel is very good,though I do think it is well due for a makeover.if you like rustic Mexican charm then you... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Having never been to Mexico before I was excited to experience it, however through no fault of the hotel it was no different to any other resort I had been to before. My criticisms (quite strong ones at that) was that you had to get up at 6am if you wanted a sun lounger in the sun. Half of them... More

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Thatcham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We went to the ClubHotel Riu Tequila in October 2012 and had a great time with two teenagers. The hotel was a little tired in places, but has since been refurbished so is probably much more modern now. There was plenty for the teens to do during the day - lots of activities, and the entertainment staff worked really hard... More

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have stayed with the Riu chain before but this was the first time in Mexico and sadly it will be my last. Probably in need of referb, and new management. I was only there for the week of which I was glad. Mega shortage of sun loungers by the pool, we were up at 7 - 7 30 but... More

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Glossop, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. Huge rooms and excellent restaurants. The main buffet hall has plenty of options for all and has themed nights. I defy anyone to find someone not just ok but delicious to eat. Has a great healthy breakfast bar too. The oriental restaurant is amazing too. Sushi, noodles and lots of other great dishes. The Mexican... More

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Checking in was speedy and efficient. Staff were very warm and welcoming, and the luggage was quickly taken to the room. Each bag had a sticker attached so no lost luggage. The room was very comfortable, spacious for the money, clean and tastefully decorated. One downside was that there were no tea or coffee making facilities, but other than that... More

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just had 17 days here and it was great ,the hotel ,our room , the grounds and the food was just amazing,could not find any real fault.The staff were very friendly and helpful, and they weren't doing it for tips, anything you needed they went out of their way to help.The trips we did were pretty good ,but you could... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have waited a while before given my report on this hotel, reason being we have had some compensation for our holiday. My husband and myself have been hear twice before, and found this hotel one of the best we have been to. We decided to take our family, eight of us , we were so looking forward to this... More

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This resort has some minor problems, but overall it was very nice. I'll start with the good. The rooms are nice-very clean, didn't see any kind of bug, and really quiet. I never heard any noise from the hallways or nearby rooms. The Asian Restaurant was good, and the breakfast buffet had everything you could want. The pool looked pretty,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Flew from Manchester on March 26 and others have said, the queues to go through security at Manchester were a nightmare! I sincerely hope they sort that out - and soon! Flew on the Dreamliner which was great and really comfortable. Getting through the airport at Cancun was dreadful - again, queueing and yet more queueing. Thankfully, that was the... More

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  • Very good(100)
  • Steak house(64)
  • Pool area(45)
  • Short walk(42)
  • Great time(37)
  • Bar staff(36)
  • Main restaurant(33)
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Additional Information about ClubHotel Riu Tequila

Address: Avenida Xaman-ha, Manzana 3, Lote 19 | Condominio Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#22 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#24 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#31 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#34 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — ClubHotel Riu Tequila 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
* Located in the Yucatan peninsula, 3 km / 1.9 miles from Playa del Carmen * Within the resort area Playacar along with the hotels Riu Palace Mexico, Riu Palace Riviera Maya, Riu Yucatan and Riu Playacar * Main building and 1-story buildings * Surrounded by 48,000 m2 / 57,600 sq. yards of lush gardens * 800 m / 2,650 ft. from the beach (complimentary shuttle) * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 300 m / 990 ft. from Mexican Street * 55 km / 34 miles from Cancun Int???l. Airport * Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Amex ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Riu Tequila
Riu Clubhotel Tequila Hotel
Riu Tequila Mexico
Hotel Riu Tequila
Riu Tequila Playa Del Carmen
ClubHotel Riu Tequila Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
Rui Tequila

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