This was my 8th trip to the Tequila and again, it was consistently good. It's one of the best... See full review
Nov 19, 2014
Great time and value
we had a great experience at this hotel. Food was very good, facilities very nice,and staff very... See full review
Nov 18, 2014
Caribbean resort mirrors a village with its own shopping street
The RIU Tequila resort is located in the exclusive Playacar development, down the street from downtown Playa del Carmen. Guests at the RIU Tequila enjoy an 18-hole championship golf course nearby, a "Mexican Street" with shopping boutiques, beauty salon and fitness center. The resort also boasts four restaurants, children's swimming pool and a Jacuzzi, all surrounded by lush tropical jungle and stretches of white sand beaches.
"Mexican Street" mirrors a Mexican village for shopping
Championship golf course nearby (fees apply)
Close to Playa del Carmen
Expect contemporary furnishings and muted, patterned fabrics with cool tiled floors in RUI Tequila rooms. The 664 suites at the RIU Tequila feature central air conditioning, mini-bar, liquor dispenser, satellite TV, electronic in-room safe and private balcony or terrace. Guests choose between double rooms and junior suites. In addition to the amenities listed above, junior suites include bathroom with bathtub and bidet, flat screen TV and living room.
Kids at the RIU Tequila have a blast at RIULand. Every day, trained staff supervises children ages 4 to 12 during activities and entertainment. With the kids taken care of, parents and adults have the freedom to visit the Renova Spa for massages or beauty treatments (fees apply) or hit the complimentary gym, sauna or Jacuzzi. During the day, play tennis, volleyball or take an introductory scuba calls in the pool. And at night, La Pinata nightclub heats up with local and international hits. RIU Tequila also provides complimentary non-motorized water sports including windsurfing, catamarans, kayaking, body boarding and snorkeling.
There is a daily full American buffet with cooking stations for breakfast at RIU Tequila. Lunch includes hot and cold starters, assorted meats, fish and snacks. There are four restaurants. Dinner reservations are required for the Mexican cuisine, grill and steakhouse, and Asian cuisine buffet restaurants.
Cancun International Airport (40 minutes)
Playa del Carmen (2 mi/4 km)
Tulum ruins (36 mi/58 km)
Chichen Itza (157 mi/254 km)
Free wireless Internet access in the lobby
Policies and fees
The hotel requires that at least one person 21 years old or older be present in every room. The hotel reserves the right of admission and may not allow any room in which all guests are younger than 21 years.
No student groups under 21 years old or spring breakers are accepted.
The maximum occupancy is four people in room, either three adults plus one child or two adults plus two children.
Children under 2 years old stay and eat free. Their age must be specified in the booking.
This is not a comprehensive list of fees. Any amounts listed above may not include taxes and are subject to change.
RIU Tequila - All Inclusive Rooms
Junior Suite Room
Junior Suite Room features: Two double bed, cable/satellite TV, balcony or terrace, ceiling fan, air conditioning, phone, minibar, liquor dispenser, bathroom with shower, hair dryer, in-room safe, non-smoking rooms. Living room with room area.
Standard Room features: Two double beds, cable/satellite TV, phone, balcony or terrace, ceiling fan, air conditioning, minibar, liquor dispenser, bathroom with shower,
hair dryer, in-room safe, non-smoking rooms.
Doctor on call
Free wireless Internet access Lobby area
The main restaurant featuring air conditioning and a non-smoking area at the terrace. International and local specialities. Buffet style dinning and on the spot cooking stations. Theme dinners served twice a week, reservation required.
Pool snack bar and restaurant. Enjoy delightful tropical drinks.
At the beach. Restaurant and snack bar, serving Mexican cuisine. Beach bar
In the main building. Lounge bar. Share a drink with friends.
A la carte restaurant for dinner. Previous reservation is required
New restaurant oppen for dinner. Previous reservation is required
Terms and conditions
Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.
The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.