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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 - Quintana Roo, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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Ranked #38 of 200 hotels in Playa del Carmen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited the Riu Tequila for 2 weeks arriving on the 22nd July, flew with husband and daughters aged 18 and 14. Flew with Thomsons on the Dreamliner and this was a very good experience for a 10 hour flight. The staff and service at the hotel was fantastic and nothing was to much trouble, was more than happy to tip... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My Husband and I Stayed at the Riu Tequila from the 27th July until the 10th August, I can say only good things about this Hotel, we really enjoyed our stay and will be back again next year with all our Family. The rooms are large well furnished with minibar which is re-stocked every 2 days, very clean. Great food... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is my 7th trip to Mexico staying at an all-inclusive resort. 5 times in Playa/Riviera Maya and 2 times in Puerto Vallarta. I've stayed at a different resort every time. Riu Tequila is at the lower end of the resorts I've stayed based on the following: 1. Hotel Staff is nice but this is the first time that I... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our first time in Mexico and to a Riu hotel...... we will be back ! Beach was the best I have ever seen. Food, drinks, service all fantastic value for money. If you are thinking of booking do not hesitate. We stayed in room 2313 at the end of June until the 11th of July.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our second time at the hotel and it was as good as the first time. The hotel is situated a 5 minute walk form a small set of shops and about 5 minutes to the beach. The rooms are nicely presented although the beds are a tad uncomfortable. The minibar for soft drinks is filled every 2 days... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I came to Playa the week of July 27 2014, as part of a group of friends and relatives, total 10 people. The trip was booked through Lomas travel and we flew out of San Antonio, TX. Transportation to the hotel from Cancun (and back on the return trip) was via a mini-bus dedicated to our group.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Riu Tequila from the 29th July til 12th August 2014 for a very reasonable all inclusive price. In advance I had asked for a first floor room close to reception and, on arrival, found that the room was what I had requested. Check in was straightforward with a nice drink on arrival, with towel cards etc.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

From the start to finish, everyday is a good surprise...Excellent service , food, cleanliness, it is 800 meters from the Playa Del Carmen Beach, short walk, or a shuttle ride. Will advise to anyone, singles, families, older people...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was my second trip to the country of Mexico. We have stayed in this hotel before too. I can describe it in 1 word Excellent. The rooms are Clean and Traditional. The Dining hall was well stocked up, Every 5 minuets. It is a great resort for Family's and Honeymooners. It is just perfect for all ages. Funny reps... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our first trip to Mexico and definitely wont be our last! The staff were all attentive and couldn't do enough to help you. The hotel is beautiful and the grounds are stunning. Our room was beautiful and kept gorgeously clean. We couldn't fault the food or drinks and the distance to the beach is no drama! I would... More

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Address: Avenida Xaman-Ha, Manzana 3, Lote 19, Condominio Playacar | Playa Del Carmen - Quintana Roo, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
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Hotel Class:3.5 star — ClubHotel Riu Tequila 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Riu Clubhotel Tequila Hotel
Riu Tequila Mexico
Hotel Riu Tequila
Riu Tequila Playa Del Carmen
Rui Tequila
ClubHotel Riu Tequila Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

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* 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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