Hotel Riu Playacar is a charming and colorful Caribbean style resort, located opposite a lovely white sandy beach surrounded by lush tropical gardens, just 15 minutes from the heart of Playa del Carmen. Our guests enjoy a full range of sports and entertainment activities, such as Riu's famous theme shows, not to mention the superb international buffet and restaurants, as well as the assortment of facilities available at our sister properties within the Riu Resort complex. With its relaxing atmosphere, Hotel Riu Playacar is the perfect holiday choice for families, singles or couples.
Please note - At least one person 21 years or older must be in every room during March and April. The remainder of the year at least one person 18 years or older must be in every room. No student groups under 21 or "spring breakers" accepted year-round.
386 Rooms, Beach, 3 Swimming Pools, Children's Pool & Slides, Jacuzzi, Spa*, Sauna, Tennis, Golf (Nearby)*, Fitness Center, 4 Restaurants, 4 Bars, Poolside/Swim-Up Bar, Kids Club, Children's Outdoor Playground, Boutique/Kiosk*, Internet Access*, Wireless Internet Access*, Table Tennis, Scuba Lessons*, Volleyball, Non-Motorized Watersports, Children's Activities, Live Entertainment, Designated Smoking Areas.
* denotes activities/services available for an additional cost. Amenities and inclusions are subject to change at any time.
Room Categories and Descriptions
Room amenities include air conditioning, balcony or terrace, satellite television, telephone, wireless internet access, minibar, liquor dispenser, radio alarm clock, safety deposit box, iron/ironing board, and hairdryer. Connecting rooms are available upon request.
Requests for a specific bedding arrangement or room location are fulfilled by the hotel based on availability.
Standard- One king bed or two double beds. Maximum Occupancy: 4 guests.
Oceanview- One king bed or two double beds. Maximum Occupancy: 4 guests.
Junior Suite- Two double beds. Room features living room area. Maximum Occupancy: 4 guests.
Dining and Bars
The Palms- restaurant with terrace
Jade- Asian restaurant
Traviata- Italian restaurant
Turquesa- poolside restaurant and steakhouse
Anana- lobby bar
La Cumbia- lounge bar
La Plaza Bar
Las Olas- Poolside and swimup bar