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    Hotel Riu Playacar

    Avenida Xamen-Ha | Manzana 6, Lote 6, Playacar, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
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          Overview
          • Excellent48%
          • Very good35%
          • Average10%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “pool bar” (196 reviews)
          “musty smell” (108 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Restaurant
          Family Rooms
          Poolside Bar
          Concierge
          Wheelchair Access
          Dry Cleaning
          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed yesterday

          Here it is, a very late review. We have stayed at Riu Playacar Jan 16. Will keep it short. After reading many reviews I've decided that this is the place to spend a week replacing London cold winds with some sun, sea and fun to...More

          1  Thank ElitsaT
          Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

          This was a excellent hotel rooms very large and modern on the beech lovely white sand some sea weed but this is nature was cleaned daily food was excellent so much choice resort was spotless staff fantastic willy in the restaurant ploy and Alberto in...More

          1  Thank cliff1958
          Reviewed 3 days ago

          This was our 1st time in Mexico and will certainly not be our last,Riu Playacar is an excellent,spotlessly clean and wonderful staff.The food was top notch and the Steakhouse was top of the lot.The pool is lovely and warm even when it did rain(which was...More

          4  Thank Keith Y
          Reviewed 4 days ago

          My wife & I have just returned from the Riu Playacar and having dropped guests off at other hotels during our transfer from the airport, our initial impression was “we’ve made the right choice” and that opinion didn’t change. The hotel and surrounding gardens were...More

          6  Thank willo99
          Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

          Having visited and stayed in another Riu hotel in Playacar we decided to go back and go to Riu Playacar as being rebuilt when last there. Firstly the negatives Food was always luke warm and never topped up especially at lunch. We tried two of...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
          • Breakfast included
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          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$208 - US$459 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Hotel Style
          • #27 Top resorts Hotel in Playa del Carmen
          • #35 Luxury Hotel in Playa del Carmen
          • #39 On the Beach Hotel in Playa del Carmen
          • #50 Family Hotel in Playa del Carmen
          • #57 Romantic Hotel in Playa del Carmen
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          • Number of rooms
          • 396
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          "If you have walking difficulties or buggies, ask for a ground floor room - the blocks don't have lifts to..."
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