Riu Playacar

Riu Playacar

5 stars 

Avenida Xaman-Ha, Manzana 6, Lote 6, Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico

ExcellentBased on 367 reviews


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About Riu Playacar

Discover essential information, amenities, and features of Riu Playacar, providing insights into what to expect during your stay. Information on this property was last updated on June 20, 2024.
Situated in Playa del Carmen, Riu Playacar All Inclusive provides 4-star accommodation, as well as an outdoor pool. It also offers a kids pool, a kids club and an all-inclusive meal plan.


Good to Know

Check-in time3:00 PM
Check-out time11:00 AM
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+52 984 877 2300

Amenities at Riu Playacar

  • Parking
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Pool
  • Spa


  • ATM on-site
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Beachfront
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Increased accessibility
  • Beach towels
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Safety deposit box
  • Grill
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Gift shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Minibar
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Pool bar
  • Smoke alarms
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Adapter
  • Child pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Socket near the bed
  • Key card access
  • Sofa bed
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Balcony
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hairdryer
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Air-conditioned
  • Toilet paper
  • Safe
  • Trash cans
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • TV
  • Free parking
  • Pool towels
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Night club
  • Storage available
  • Private parking


  • Massage
  • Snorkeling
  • Evening entertainment
  • Fitness center
  • Kids' club
  • Public bath
  • Playground


  • Babysitting or child care
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Entertainment staff
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Mini-market on site
  • Tour desk
  • Spa
  • Beauty salon

Reviews for Riu Playacar

Read firsthand reviews and testimonials from guests who have stayed at Riu Playacar, providing insights into their experiences. Travelers have left 367 reviews of Riu Playacar to date. Review data was last updated on June 20, 2024.
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Photos of Riu Playacar

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Explore Playacar, Playa del Carmen

Riu Playacar is located at Avenida Xaman-Ha, Manzana 6, Lote 6 in the Playacar neighborhood of Playa del Carmen. Popular landmark data was lasted updated on June 20, 2024.

Most Popular Landmarks

Playacar Golf Club0.3 mi
Aviario Xaman Ha0.9 mi
Calle Quinta Avenida1.6 mi
Playa principal de Playa del Carmen1.6 mi
Parque Xplor2.5 mi
Xcaret Park2.7 mi
El Camaleón Mayakoba Golf Club6.8 mi

FAQs when booking at Riu Playacar

Find answers to commonly asked questions regarding reservations, amenities, policies, and more when booking a stay at Riu Playacar. FAQs were last updated on June 20, 2024.
  • Is pricing at Riu Playacar comparable to 5 star hotels in Playa del Carmen?

    The average rate for a night at Riu Playacar is 67% less than the Playa del Carmen average for similarly rated 5 stars hotels. The nightly rate at Riu Playacar is typically $247, which is considered to be a good deal for a quality hotel room in Playa del Carmen.

  • How close is Riu Playacar to the nearest airport, Cozumel Airport?

    The distance between the closest airport, Cozumel Airport, and Riu Playacar is 12.1 mi and the expected drive time is about 0h 24m. Your drive time between the two can vary based on the time of day and traffic trends of the area.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Cozumel Airport to Riu Playacar?

    Getting from Cozumel Airport to Riu Playacar can be as easy as renting a car at the airport’s rental desk for, on average, $10/day in Playa del Carmen. Luckily, Riu Playacar has parking on site for guests who choose this method of transportation. Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for Riu Playacar guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Playa del Carmen.

  • Is there a pool at Riu Playacar?

    Yes. HotelsCombined users traveling to Playa del Carmen often look for hotels with a pool available. Most hotels have pool hours, so be sure to ask the front desk at Riu Playacar for pool rules and guidelines.

  • How close is Riu Playacar from the Playa del Carmen city center?

    Riu Playacar is just 0.3 mi away from the center of Playacar, Playa del Carmen. From Riu Playacar you can easily get to other popular landmarks such as Xcaret Park.

  • What is the Riu Playacar phone number?

    For questions regarding your hotel or your stay, call +52 984 877 2300.

  • Does Riu Playacar have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Riu Playacar has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center at Riu Playacar?

    Yes, there is a gym available to Riu Playacar guests. Gym hours may not be 24 hours so it is recommended you ask the front desk during check-in.

  • What is the check-out time at Riu Playacar?

    11:00 AM. If you require a later check-out we advise discussing it with the front desk as soon as you’re able to. Check-in time is 3:00 PM.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Riu Playacar, Playa del Carmen?

    Riu Playacar room prices depend on your dates, room type and availability. The average price found recently is $247/night, with the best deals starting from $49/night. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

  • Is there a restaurant at Riu Playacar?

    Riu Playacar does have a restaurant. For drinks at the accommodation, there is a bar available.

  • Does Riu Playacar have a laundry service?

    If you need to have clothes washed during your stay, you can take advantage of the laundry facilities and service at Riu Playacar. No need to pack a travel iron either, as the accommodation can provide one.

  • How far is Riu Playacar from Parroquia de Nuestra Señora del Carmen?

    Riu Playacar is about 1.8 mi from Parroquia de Nuestra Señora del Carmen, one of Playa del Carmen’s most popular landmarks.

  • Does Riu Playacar offer accessible rooms?

    Yes, Riu Playacar provides accessible rooms for guests requiring them. Make sure to check the deals available on HotelsCombined for the latest availability.

  • Does Riu Playacar have free breakfast?

    Riu Playacar offers free breakfast with some rates. Confirm the details of your reservation to determine if your rate includes free breakfast.

  • What is the cheapest month to stay at Riu Playacar?

    For the best chance to save money on your Riu Playacar reservation, consider staying in May, when prices are typically at their lowest ($68).

  • In what area of Playa del Carmen is Riu Playacar located?

    Riu Playacar is located within the Playacar area of Playa del Carmen. Utilize the map on this page to understand where Riu Playacar is in relation to the rest of Playa del Carmen.

  • Are there any other Riu.com hotels in Playa del Carmen?

    In total, there are 6 locations in Playa del Carmen. The most popular Riu.com property in Playa del Carmen is Riu Lupita.

  • What is the cheapest day to check into Riu Playacar?

    Consider checking into Riu Playacar on Thursday, when the nightly price is typically at its lowest (average nightly rate of $270).

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