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Hotel Riu Caribe

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Adena, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just returned a few days ago from the Riu Caribe. The resort was very clean. Beautiful beach and pool. Food and drinks were great! The customer service was amazing! They go above and beyond to make your stay enjoyable. Our room was very clean and we had a beautiful ocean view in our standard room. We requested a room on... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I went here in April for my birthday, booked 15 nights all inclusive with Thomson. First of all the Dreamliner was AMAZING. I literally have never been on a plane so spacious and smooth. I am a nervous flyer and the 10 hour flight was made so much easier with all the entertainment. Plus you don't actually feel much jet... More 

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2 Thank BaileyPup-ALW1
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The day of the checkout we were trying to settle a $25 Internet WiFI charge and after the CC was declined they would not accept US $. The pickup was waiting to take my family with 2 little kids to the airport and the I was pleading top reception to make an exception and exchange himself and he said no... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here last month, booked with Thomson for 2 weeks all inclusive. The hotel was clean, the staff were friendly and the food was of a good quality. We went on several excursions booked prior with Thomson including : captain hooks dinner cruise and the bar crawl, both were brilliant. We also went to Isla Mujeres (not booked through... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good fast check-in, large clean room, good bar service (but then a tip always helps!) Food not great, not a lot of flavor in many of the meals even in the Mexican restaurant, but must admit I don't tend to go to all-inclusive for the food (we go out to local restaurants also) but usually the AI resorts are of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Riu Caribe is very clean, has great food, and a great staff. This is a good choice for an all inclusive if you're not looking for anything super fancy. The only complaint I had was that the bed was very uncomfortable (but after drinking on the beach all day it wasn't TOO bad). Overall we had a great time and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a great time hotel is clean and rooms were always clean and tidy. Food was good we ate in the steak restaurant and the food was good. The buffet offered a lot of choice. Would recommend this hotel. Staff are very good but some of the pool bar staff started getting annoyed when we ordered more than a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at Riu caribe for 14 days, the room was clean and tidy, loved the free mini bar and spirits, the things that let the hotel down was I became ill with severe diarohea halfway through our stay, that kinda ruined the holiday, I only ate in the hotel and didn't really leave the complex , so whatever I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

It was the first all inclusive I have been too and it was the best until now . I always remember there best employees that really make you feel all inclusive with luxury treatment . Food was amazing even the buffet was really good And the drinks and the shots where perfect with a great entertainment every night . Perfect... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Just returned back after a week staying. Our last visit was eight years ago and decided to do a quick get away from life adventure. We used Signature Travel website and booked a Ocean Front room. The room was amazing, located on 9th floor at at the end of a wing with totally unblocked ocean view. We loved the updates... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in Cancun's resort area. 9-Story building. On the beachfront. Complimentary sun loungers on the beach. 3 Km. /1.9 Miles from a shopping center. 4,5 Km/2.5 Miles from downtown Cancun. 21 Km/13.1 Miles to Cancun Int'l. Airport. Credit cards accepted: MasterCard, Amex, Visa ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Caribe

Address: Blvd. Kukulcan, Km 5.5, Lote 6-C | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Cancun
Price Range: $195 - $514 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Riu Caribe 3.5*
Number of rooms: 506
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Also Known As:
Gran Caribe Real Cancun
Grand Caribe Cancun
Grand Caribe Real Cancun
Riu Caribe Resort Cancun
Riu Caribe Cancun Mexico
Riu Caribe Mexico
Hotel Style:
#27 Family Hotel in Cancun
#32 Romantic Hotel in Cancun
#33 Spa Hotel in Cancun
#34 Top resorts Hotel in Cancun
#38 On the Beach Hotel in Cancun
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