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    Hotel Riu Playacar

    Avenida Xamen-Ha | Manzana 6, Lote 6, Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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    9/19/2017 9/20/2017
    Traveler (5747)
    Pool & Beach (1579)
    Room & Suite (723)
    Overview
    • Excellent50%
    • Very good35%
    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travelers talk about
    “pool bar” (202 reviews)
    “musty smell” (103 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Poolside Bar
    Concierge
    Wheelchair access
    Dry Cleaning
    Kids Club
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    2,201 - 2,205 of 2,602 reviews

    Reviewed March 6, 2006

    We returned March 5, after spending a week at the Playacar. I agree the it's not a 5 star, especially after walking over to the Palace. But it's a pretty good 4 star. We had some of the same problems that previous posts had mentioned...More

    19  Thank Jim J
    Reviewed March 6, 2006

    We went in April of 2005 and it was the most awesome experience. The hotel, the grounds and the entire staff were wonderful. The food was probably the best I have ever eaten, much better than my last cruise. I will definetly want to go...More

    5  Thank Peach117
    Reviewed March 6, 2006

    We (two co-workers and myself) just got back from Riu Playacar. It was a dissppointment. We had stayed at one in Cancun two years ago and we were very happy. Felt safe to go to another one. The rooms smelled very musty. So bad that...More

    6  Thank sgalla
    Reviewed March 5, 2006

    Our trip was 2/21/2006 thru 2/28/2006. Our stay was okay. The food was good, but the room was horrible. As soon as they opened the door, the smell of mold/mildew greeted our senses. The tile floor was always wet and we woke up every night...More

    5  Thank andrea s
    Reviewed March 4, 2006

    My husband and I had our wedding at the Riu Playacar in January. I'll start off with the positive, Funjet was great -our travel agent was wonderful and got all 30 of us there without a hitch. The bartenders,bellman were always wonderful and helpful. We...More

    9  Thank BellaTexas
    Royal Hideaway Playacar
    4,211 reviews
    #35 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
     
    Hotel Riu Palace Mexico
    5,553 reviews
    #29 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
     
    Viva Wyndham Maya
    6,628 reviews
    #89 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
     
    Hotel Riu Palace Riviera Maya
    5,508 reviews
    #42 of 211 hotels in Playa del Carmen
     
    About
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    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
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • $202 - $539 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #27 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #37 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #39 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #50 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
    • #57 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 396
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    • Location
    • Mexico >
    • Yucatan Peninsula >
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    • Riviera Maya >
    • Playa del Carmen
    • Also Known As
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    • Rui Playacar ,
    • Hotel Riu Playacar Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
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    Traveler (5747)
    Pool & Beach (1579)
    Room & Suite (723)
    Dining (651)
    Hotel & Grounds (2942)
    Family and Play Areas (147)
    Bathroom (81)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (21)
    Nearby
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    .32 miles away
     
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    Room Tips
    "Plenty of mosquito spray they are around."
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    "rooms in 3rd block of buildings are closest to the pool and beach."
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    "We stayed in building 2 but met people staying in other buildings, no one had any complaints of their room..."
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    "All rooms are great. Not a big hotel so everywhere is assesable."
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