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Hotel Riu Yucatan

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a fabulous hotel ,rooms are in blocks around the hotel , extremely clean and we'll stocked with alcohol and soft drinks. This hotel has something for everyone all the restaurants are fabulous the variety of food is too long to review. Plenty of bars to choose from and all branded labels . Entertainment is excellent and all the staff... More 

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Long Beach, California
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21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went to the Riu for a wedding and had the time of our lives. The staff was wonderful and the location of the hotel was even better. You are literally 100 feet away from the ocean once you step off the grounds and the water is absolutely stunning. Can't beat the pool bar as it is conveniently located right next... More 

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Leven, null, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is a must, the position on the beach and surroundings were fab. The choice of resturants and food was amazing.The staff are the friendliest I have ever came across,whether it was the maids, maintenance staff,bar or restaurant staff no one ever passed you without speaking to you. The service in the main buffet restaurant was so effient and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We flew to the Riu Yucatan 6/8/16-20/8/16 as a family of 4, my partner and I and our children 10 and 4. My parents also booked on and accompanied us. We are absolutely gutted we couldn't have given a better rating for this hotel. On arrival we were greeted by reception staff who were very informative about your room, location,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

From the moment we arrived to the moment we left after 11 days, there wasn't anything you could find fault with this hotel. The food was outstanding. Lots of choice, cooked in front of you and presented very well. The attention to detail with carved melons and ice sculptures made this a really nice occasion. We looked at the food... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing holiday at hotel Riu Yucatan. All the staff were great in particular Miguel on the pool side bar! Very efficient and friendly service. The food was fantastic in all four of the restaurant, with a huge variety to choose from. The Italian restaurant at The Sicilia was our favourite. The entertainment team are awesome too, with very inventive and... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great hotel, modern and contemporary, lovely beach, clean, good food and helpful friendly staff. Thought main buffet was the best, lots of choice ,A la cartes OK, nothing special ,would say beachfront steakhouse was the nicest.Rooms clean but basic with fresh towels and bedding every single day ! Lots of fun and games everyday if you like that kind of... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Plus points. Friendly staff,Great entertainment team,nice pool, beach, food OK, great bar in the room. Minus points. Rooms very basic,swim up bar a little grotty, trip to local water park not recommended! Overall a great family holiday enjoyed by all

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just spent 2 weeks in the Riu Yucatan and we loved it! Lovely setting, right on the beach and close to fifth avenue and Playa del Carmen. The hotel was lovely, although the rooms were basic and not as fancy as you might expect. There was a great choice of food in the main restaurant and also a selection of... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have stay 3 other times but not since up grades.Overall place has become a touch more modern! The Staff has a great attitude - as in positive,you cannot get a better beach in area white cool sand with no rocks at water. The ocean water was same temperature as pool .. Great..Many off shore activities to do all types.Food good,... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Located in the Yucatan peninsula, 3 km/ 1.9 Miles from Playa del Carmen * In Playacar's resort area, along with the Riu Palace Mexico, Riu Palace Riviera Maya, Riu Playacar and the ClubHotel Riu Tequila hotels * Main building and 2-storey buildings * Mexican "Hacienda" style architecture * Surrounded by 40,000 m2/44,000 sq. Yards of lush gardens * On the beachfront * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * Next to the Mexican Street * 800 m/2,650 ft. From various shops * 55 km/34 miles from Cancun Int'l. Airport * Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Amex, Diners ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Yucatan

Address: Avenida Xaman-Ha, Manzana 3, Lote 1 | Condominio Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: $210 - $512 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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
Hotel Style:
#32 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#44 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#53 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#57 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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