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Hotel Riu Playacar

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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pool bar”(208 reviews)
“musty smell”(106 reviews)
“palm trees”(116 reviews)
Free Internet
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

I loved this hotel, stayed 2 weeks and got back on 15 Jan, pools were good beach was amazing food was plentiful sometimes needed to be a little hotter but all well cooked, the staff never stopped. Stayed in block 8 on 3rd floor( no...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the moment we checked in we knew we'd booked a great hotel. Check in was quick with a complimentary drink, staff friendly and helpful. When we got to our room it was spotless with a beautiful elephant towel sat on the bed. We had...More

4  Thank angie c c
Reviewed 5 days ago

Stayed at the Riu Playacar over Christmas, and had the time of our lives! The service, food, entertainment was perfect, and the visit from “ParaSanta” made it unforgettable. My children adored the RiuLand staff, and us adults thoroughly enjoyed the games of beach volleyball and...More

2  Thank SaucyMcKay
Reviewed 6 days ago

A good mid class place. Small in the midst of a huge complex. The rooms are fine. The food is good. Service is also very good. The Italian restaurant in the lobby is very nice. Great beach. A nice place for a daytime walk into...More

1  Thank Greg12342014
Reviewed 6 days ago

We left the hotel after our 8 day stay feeling "meh" about it. We had much higher expectations for an as-advertised 5 star hotel. Overall, we got a sentiment from the staff that it didn't really matter if we were happy or not, so we...More

2  Thank AliciaJosh920
Response from RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu PlayacarResponded today

Dear guest, Thank you for choosing RIU Hotels & Resorts and for sharing your experience with us. We are glad that the beach, our Riufit classes, the entertainment offer and the cleanliness throughout our property were to your satisfaction. On the other hand, we were...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$230 - $491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#27 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#36 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#37 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#38 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#57 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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Details
Price range
$230 - $491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#27 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#36 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#37 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#38 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#57 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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Traveler (6158)
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Dining (694)
Hotel & Grounds (3190)
Family and Play Areas (158)
Bathroom (85)
Business Center & Event Rooms (22)
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lindyf2101
January 16, 2018|
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Response from Leslie2307 | Reviewed this property |
yes you can. there is just on the opposite from the hotel a place to rent and not too costy as well (Y).
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"Block 8 near pool and beach"
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"I would head to block 4 or 6 for a quiet room"
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"Suggest non first floor rooms but all were very nice"
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"rooms on the back near the pool are nic and quiet"
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