Riu Palace Peninsula:

Resort Overview:

The Hotel Riu Palace Peninsula is an all-inclusive resort located right in the heart of Cancun Mexico and is situated on a dazzling stretch of white sand beach framed by tropical vegetation and crystal clear turquoise water. The hotel is close to major shopping centers and just 2.5 miles from downtown Cancun and 13 miles from the Cancun International Airport. This resort opened in 2012, so the property is still fairly new. The décor At Riu Palace Peninsula is contemporary with a slightly sexy, upscale European vibe, especially when it is lit at night. Riu Palace Peninsula guests may use the facilities at sister property Riu Caribe next door during the day, including their snack bars and buffet restaurants.

The facilities at this resort are top notch. Guests can enjoy a day of relaxation at the Renova Spa which offers a variety of treatments to choose from, or lounge by the sauna, jacuzzi or swimming pools, where a sunbathing with a cocktail is a must.

The culinary offerings at the Riu Peninsula are exceptionally varied. The all-inclusive environment allows guests to taste a wide variety of dishes from local to international recipes. Dining options include a steakhouse as well as Fusion, Italian, Mexican and Japanese cuisine.

Guests can stay active on their vacation by spending time at the gym or by playing volleyball or engaging in water sports such as kayaking or snorkeling. The RiuLand program cares for children and provides plenty of age appropriate activities. Adults will also have plenty to do thanks to the live shows, music, and other entertainment options available during both the day and night. 

This resort has 562 spacious rooms with modern décor, liquor dispensers, scenic ocean views, walk-in showers and separate spa tubs. If you are looking for relaxation and tranquility, and a little distance from families with children, the Adults Only Deluxe Villas is an adults only section the resort and is set apart exclusively for adults over 18.

In the surroundings of Cancun outside of the resort, guests will find natural spaces and heavenly beaches. You won’t want to miss the most popular attractions around Cancun such as "Chichén Itzá" the spectacular Mayan ruins or the beautiful island of Isla Mujeres. All this contributes Cancun being an incomparable vacation destination. Enjoy the popular attractions in Mexico or simply spend your days relaxing and unwinding at the resort.



  • All-Inclusive

  • Family Friendly; Adults Only Section

  • Beachfront

  • 562 Rooms

  • 4 Swimming Pools

  • 8 Restaurants/Cafes

  • 6 Bars/Lounges

  • Supervised Children's Program

  • Introductory Scuba Lesson

  • Spa


  • Isla Mujeres - Poolside Bar and Grill

  • Krystal - Fusion Cuisine

  • Tamales - Mexican Cuisine

  • Kabuki - Japanese Cuisine

  • Las Olas - International Buffet

  • Venecia - Italian Cuisine

  • Capuchino - Patisserie and Ice Cream Parlor

  • Kulinarium - Exclusively for guests staying at the Adults Only Deluxe Villas


  • Cabanga Lobby Bar

  • La Latina Lounge Bar

  • Bar La Plaza

  • Sportsbar

  • Tobago Beach Bar

  • Trinidad Pool Bar


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