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Hotel Riu Caribe

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Blvd. Kukulcan, Km 5.5, Lote 6-C | Zona Hotelera, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stay July 4-13, 2016 I have stayed in other RIU Hotels on previous trips and, based on my positive experience, I selected the RIU Caribe this time. It was the best hotel stay in a long time. The staff at the front desk was always willing to help (they seem to handle both check-in, as well as concierge functions). My... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Well this Riu Hotel was great clean at all times the staff was on hand to help 24/7 .The pools where great lots of room round them lots of sun beds to go round .The beach was out of this world and with bar staff on hand to bring you drinks any time , The staff do work hard ,... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had an amazing time with my partner here stayed for 10 days and didn't want to come home at all. All staff were so friendly and welcoming! Only down point was the entertainment! Would definitely stay here again and would recommend to everyone!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Well what a fantastic holiday that was lovely hotel..cracking staff and great entertainment. Day trips xplore was ace. Paragliding awesome views...and if you get the chance to go to cocobongos do it.. Most amazing experience ever..well done to all the staff at the riu caribe..you are all fantastic xxx

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed here in June for our honeymoon and was upgraded to a junior suite free of charge, they even surprised us with a honeymoon surprise the morning after, it was wonderful. Our room was clean and had a beautiful view overlooking the sea, the first morning we watched the sun rise it was just phenomenal.we never went hungry there... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This resort was 5 star. Everyone was so nice and eager to help. Room service (Danny) was awesome. Room extra extra clean every day we would return. Food 100% awesome. Beach the most beautiful. We went as a family of 5 and had adjoining rooms it was perfect. I would recommend this to everyone. No trouble with not speaking Spanish.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Food was decent - what you would expect from a 4 star Mexico resort. Dining and bar service were great. Front desk service was unwelcoming. BEAUTIFUL beach.. No need to spend money to go snorkelling - this resort has it all right there. Rooms were clean and cleaning staff were friendly. BIGGEST DOWNFALL in my opinion was that it is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I traveled to the Riu Caribe this month with my boyfriend and another couple.. We had a great time! The hotel is very clean, pools and beach were both very clean and beautiful, and we never had trouble finding lounge chairs together. At the beach it was easy to get 4 together no matter what the time of day! We... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When. We booked the Rui caribe hotel we expected a five star hotel but it was far from it damp rooms cold food broken and dirty sun beds at pool area someone needs to do something about the poor service at this hotel it's very very poor

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My partner and I (age 22 and 23) stayed at this hotel from 2nd-16th July. We are not picky people and were generally very happy with our stay at the Riu Caribe. We were impressed with the quick check in and how well prepared our room was on arrival. I cannot praise the maids enough and our fridge was always... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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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
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • 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: $213 - $505 (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
#30 Spa Hotel in Cancun
#32 Romantic Hotel in Cancun
#34 Top resorts Hotel in Cancun
#36 On the Beach Hotel in Cancun
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