Riu Playacar:

Resort Overview:

Riu Playacar is a modern, sleek and all-inclusive, Caribbean style resort, located on the gorgeous, white-sand beaches of Playa del Carmen. Filled with lush, tropical gardens and boasting deluxe, four-star accommodations, Riu Playacar is the perfect vacation spot for those seeking a fun and chic tropical experience. Featuring a full range of amenities, including a mini-bar, RIU’s signature in-room liquor dispenser, a variety of dining venues, sports and entertainment options, as well as privileges at sister hotels within the expansive RIU Resort complex, this resort is sure to surpass even the most selective guests expectations.

As a guest of the Riu Playacar, you may take advantage of RIU's generous exchange privileges and enjoy the facilities, restaurants, bars, shows and entertainment at the Riu Tequila, Riu Lupita and Riu Yucatan properties adjacent to the resort. Within walking distance or a 5 minute cab ride you will find the charming and eclectic town of Playa del Carmen. Explore the shops on the famous Fifth Avenue, experience the nightlife, or catch a ferry for a day trip to Cozumel from this lively town that is the true hub of the Mayan corridor. With RiuLand, kids ages 4-7 and 8-12 enjoy age-specific entertainment daily, promoting fun learning through outdoor physical activities including group games and sports, cultural games and swimming pool recreation. 



  • All-Inclusive

  • Family Friendly

  • Beachfront

  • 396 Rooms

  • 3 Swimming Pools

  • 4 Restaurants/Cafes

  • 4 Bars/Lounges

  • RiuLand Kids' Club

  • Supervised Children's Program

  • Children's Playground

  • Pacha Discotheque

  • Tennis

  • Spa


  • The Palms - Buffet Restaurant

  • Jade - Asian Cuisine

  • Traviata - Italian Cuisine

  • Turquesa - Poolside Restaurant, Steakhouse and Mexican Restaurant


  • Ananá Lobby Bar

  • La Cumbia Lounge Bar

  • La Plaza Bar

  • Las Olas Poolside Bar and Swim-Up Bar


If you would like a travel agent to send you a quote for this resort, please click here: Request a Quote. We always strive to find the best deal possible and search through all of our preferred suppliers in real time.


Sign up to receive emails with helpful tips, exclusive information, and special travel deals. 

  • White Facebook Icon
  • White Instagram Icon
  • White Pinterest Icon



Virginia Beach, Virginia

© 2015 Tropical Travel Boutique • FST # ST15578 • CST # 2090937-50