Playa del Carmen, or Playa as the locals call it, is a tropical paradise located on the stunningly beautiful Gulf coast of Mexico. Just an hour south of the Cancun airport, Playa del Carmen lies halfway between the Cancun and Tulum corridor. Home to gorgeous unspoiled beaches, fabulous resorts, excellent shopping, a fantastic golf course, world class dining, and countless bars, Playa del Carmen offers you an endless array of activities and entertainment to enjoy during your holiday.
RIU Hotels and Resorts chose a stunning stretch of white sand beach to house its 6 remarkable all inclusive hotels, just minutes from the town of Playa del Carmen. All lying within a sprawling beachfront complex in the gated community and private oasis of Playacar, RIU’s 24 hour all inclusive resorts are ideally located to enjoy the charming town of Playa del Carmen and all that it has to offer. Guests can enjoy a world class 18 hole golf course and a small shopping area just minutes away, with easy access to Playa del Carmen’s popular 5th Avenue (Quinta Avenida), the main avenue and pedestrian zone that is home to excellent restaurants, countless shops and boutiques, swanky beach clubs, and impressive galleries. For ultimate indulgence, stay at the lavish and elegant 5 star plus Riu Palace Rivera Maya. An all junior suite beachfront resort, the Riu Palace Riviera Maya offers the very best in all inclusive luxury with its exquisite amenities and facilities and added Palace Collection services, such as 24 hour room service, poolside waiter beverage service, unlimited premium drinks, and more. The palatial and exquisite 5 star plus Riu Palace Mexico also offers guests the added Palace Collection features and services and has been continuously rated as a favourite beachfront resort by travellers from around the world. RIU’s two other beachfront resorts within its complex, the 5 star Riu Playacar and the 5 star Riu Yucatan, offer deluxe accommodations and services in a laid back and classic atmosphere. If you’re looking for seclusion and tranquillity, RIU’s 5 star Riu Tequila and 4 star Riu Lupita offer peace and serenity surrounded by tropical splendour with access to the fabulous white sand beach that graces the RIU resort complex.
Each of RIU’s Playacar resorts are ideally located to enjoy Playa del Carmen, with its unique Mexican flair, as well as the buzzing city of Cancun, and all the attractions, historical sites and natural wonders located in the Riviera Maya. Explore natural reserves and lush parks, discover ancient Mayan ruins, swim in cenotes, caves, and underground rivers, and experience exhilarating activities such as exciting jungle tours, swimming with dolphins, scuba diving, snorkelling, and so much more. Experience the best of both worlds and enjoy a relaxing beach vacation on your resort and a stimulating holiday filled with an abundance of activities and sightseeing. Whatever you choose to do, you will surely create unforgettable moments.
Playa del Carmen is truly a tropical haven that offers so much to do, see, and experience. Choose one of RIU’s gorgeous all inclusive resorts when visiting Playa del Carmen in the Mayan Riviera and experience luxury in paradise. Book your stay with Signature Vacations and discover the magic of Mexico today.