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Hotel Riu Tequila

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Close to everything ! You can walk one block to a strip mall where you can get souvenirs and practice your bargaining skills ! It takes 5- 7 minutes to walk to the beach and it takes 10 minutes by taxi to 5th Avenue .Taxi ( sedan ) is very cheap ( $80 peso one way from Riu to 5th... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have recently returned from our holiday to the Rui tequila, and we had a fantastic time. The hotel wasn't the most modern and in need of a revamp, but it exudes charm with its bright colours and Mexican theme. The staff were the friendliest staff we have ever had the pleasure to meet, and all in all made the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great vacation, the room was clean and comfortable. All inclusive was great. Restaurant choice was a bit limited. But the food was very good. Pool was to small and the water way to hot. Kids enjoy it a lot. But is was to hot for me, It's like swimming in a hot tub. Overall the experience was great.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Just returned from a family holiday and our 3rd visit to the Tequila. Overall we enjoyed our stay but the hotel is getting tired as others have mentioned and drinks are not as strong as they used to be. The pool with the swim up bar is dirty, it has green algae tide mark! The sunbeds and their covers have... More 

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6 Thank Maria C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The first thing that caught my attention were the colonial decoration and the true mexican Hacienda entrance. Clean rooms, wonderful both food and beverages and above all, super friendly, professional, and helpful staff.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

As I visited the Tequila in 2015 and having a great time I was worried returning would ruin what I had previously enjoyed. How wrong I was. We enjoyed our holiday even more and are looking at returning in 2017.Im not sure why but I feel at home and relaxed in this hotel, it has a great atmosphere and I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We have just spent a two week family holiday at the Riu Tequilla to celebrate my Husbands 60th birthday. When I booked the holiday over a year ago, It took me a while to decide which hotel would tick all the boxes for our family, which consists of my Son and his Wife, my Daughter and her Husband and my... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Loved this traditional Mexican hotel. Lovely rooms and very clean staff very helpful and friendly The pool area was quite noisy so we spent every day on the beach which was beautiful with plenty of sun beds Food was great and fresh with plenty of choice We will be going again !

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great room, clean, super food and beverages, very nice beach, in other words i liked everything except the distance to the beach . Also, i like to go early to see sunrise on the beach, but the gate to more direct access was closed till 7 am. So we had to take even a longer trip through Riu Yucatan hotel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Came for a visit whilst staying in the Riu Yucatan based on the beach. Regular bus shuttle service runs to and from the hotel down to the beach. Amenities can be shared between the sister hotels located near one another. Hotel has not been refurbished to the new 'modern look' but tbh... I liked it better in the traditional style... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Located in the Yucatan peninsula, 3 km / 1.9 Miles from Playa del Carmen * Within the resort area Playacar along with the hotels Riu Palace Mexico, Riu Palace Riviera Maya, Riu Yucatan and Riu Playacar * Main building and 1-story buildings * Surrounded by 48,000 m2 / 57,600 sq. Yards of lush gardens * 800 m / 2,650 ft. From the beach (complimentary shuttle) * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 300 m / 990 ft. From Mexican Street * 55 km / 34 miles from Cancun Int???L. Airport * Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, Amex ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Tequila

Address: Avenida Xaman-ha, Manzana 3, Lote 19 | Condominio Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Location: Mexico > Yucatan Peninsula > Quintana Roo > Riviera Maya > Playa del Carmen
Price Range: $159 - $559 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Riu Tequila 3.5*
Number of rooms: 664
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Also Known As:
Riu Clubhotel Tequila Hotel
Riu Tequila Mexico
Riu Tequila Playa Del Carmen
Clubhotel Riu Tequila
Rui Tequila
Hotel Riu Tequila Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
Hotel Style:
#24 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#25 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#35 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#35 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
#35 Spa Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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