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RIU Yucatan


Opposite the beach, this upscale, all-inclusive resort is 4.2 km from Riviera Art Gallery and 12 km from Xplor Adventure Park.

Featuring tiled floors and neutral decor, the cool rooms come with flat-screen TVs, minibars and ceiling fans, as well as balconies or terraces. Suites add separate living rooms with additional TVs.

There are 5 restaurants and 4 bars, including swim-up and poolside options. Other amenities include a kids’ play area, a gym, a sauna and a spa offering beauty treatments. There are also 3 outdoor pools and a hot tub.


Double Room

The Double Standard rooms at the Hotel Riu Yucatan are perfectly equipped to offer you everything you need during your stay. In these 27-m2 rooms, you’ll find two small double beds (125×200 cm) or one king-size bed (200×200 cm), satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, and a balcony or terrace.


If you want to enjoy a stay with the best services and amenities, the Suites at the Hotel Riu Yucatan are the perfect option. In these 68-m2 rooms, you’ll have two small double beds (125×200 cm) or one king-size bed (200×200 cm), a sofa in the lounge area, two satellite TVs, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, and a balcony or terrace for enjoying the hotel surroundings.

Stuff To Do

  • Tour Assistance
  • Beach
  • Volleyball
  • Babysitting/Child Care ($)
  • Children’s Activities
  • Children’s Pool
  • Concierge Services
  • Cribs Available on Request
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Fitness/Exercise Room
  • Gift Shop
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kayaks
  • Kids Club
  • Lounge Chairs/Umbrellas
  • Nightly Entertainment
  • Playground
  • Snorkeling
  • Swim-Up Bar(s)
  • Swimming Pool(s)
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Windsurfing
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • 24 Hour All-Inclusive
  • Sauna
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Non-Smoking Rooms (on request)
  • 4 Restaurants
  • 6 Bars/Lounges
  • Porter/Bellhop
  • Nightclub
  • Shopping
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Theater
  • Elevators
  • Spa ($)
  • Beach Towels
  • Catamarans
  • Wedding Services ($)
  • Dry Cleaning Services ($)
  • Honeymoon Packages ($)
  • Free Parking
  • Introductory Scuba Lesson
  • Car Rental Available ($)
  • Game Room ($)
  • Internet Access

All Inclusive


Riu serves up the cuisines – complete buffet with “live” cooking stations, so you can order exactly what you want, plus your favorites at night – Italian, Asian and Mexican. Taste test at nearby sister Riu resorts – we know you’re curious about their salsa. Dining privileges available for lunch and snacks. Dig in.


Cheery bartenders mix up the drinks to perfection. And, guess what? Everything is included. All day. Every day. In fact, 24-hours a day. Drink up.


On the white sandy shores in Playa del Carmen, this dreamy beach packs in tons of fun. Turquoise waters ideal for splish-splashing, plus snorkeling, windsurfing and body boards. Just a few barefoot steps away, you can sink into a lounger by one of three pools. Check out the swim-up bar – a favorite watering hole.

Eat & Drink


Type: Italian
Hours: Dinner – daily, 6:30pm-10pm
Description: Featuring a host of Italian specialties.

Type: Asian
Hours: Daily, 6:45pm-8pm and 8:45pm-10pm
Description: Featuring a buffet filled with traditional Asian favorites.
Dress Code: Elegant casual. Gentlemen are required to wear long pants and a collared shirt.

La Margarita
Type: Grill
Hours: Breakfast – daily, 10:30am-noon; Lunch – daily, noon-4pm; Dinner – daily, 6:45pm-8pm and 8:45pm-10pm; Snacks – daily, 4pm-6pm and 10:30pm-11:30pm
Description: La Margarita is located beside the pool.
Dress Code: Elegant casual. Gentlemen are required to wear long pants and a collared shirt.

La Hacienda 
Type: Buffet
Hours: Breakfast – daily, 7am-10:30am; Lunch – daily, 1pm-3pm; Dinner – daily, 6:30pm-10pm
Description: La Hacienda features buffet and spot cooking stations and a theme buffet twice a week.


Swim-up bar. Daily, 8am-8pm.

Swim-up bar. Daily, 8am-8pm.

Pavilion bar. Daily, 8am-8pm.

Pavilion bar. Daily, 8am-8pm.

El Templo
Lounge bar. Daily, 8am-8pm.

La Cantina
Lobby bar. Daily, 10am-7am.

Get Busy & Entertainment



  • Snorkeling
  • Kayak
  • Windsurfing
  • Body boarding
  • Scuba lesson in pool


  • Fitness
  • Tennis
  • Table tennis
  • Volleyball

This beachfront resort is located in the Playacar resort complex, adjacent to a championship golf course.

Nearby Excursions & Attractions

  • Bars and Nightlife
  • Beach
  • Dining
  • Golf Course(s)
  • Helicopter/Airplane Rides
  • Jet Ski Rentals
  • Scooter/Moped Rental
  • Scuba Diving
  • Water-Skiing



Renova Spa at Riu Yucatan offers massages and beauty treatments.

Weddings & Groups

RIU Hotels & Resorts offer the perfect setting to tie the knot. Choose from  a Civil / Symbolic Ceremony or Vows Renewal with a variety of stunning wedding packages: Free*, Classic, Royal, Caprice & Indulgence. For more information please contact
*Free package available at select hotels.
*Indulgence package available exclusively at our Riu Palace hotels.


Because your dreams can become reality, come and enjoy your very special honeymoon.  Love and warmth next to the sea. The resort offers a variety of honeymoon services, certificate of marriage is required.

No matter if you are planning a destination wedding, family reunion, girls or guys getaway or anything else, if you have a group of 10 or more people, leave that work to our experts as we find the perfect destination and resort that fits all of your needs.

There are currently no special offers for this hotel.