Riu Lupita All Inclusive places you within 2 miles (3 km) of Playa del Carmen Maritime Terminal and Yucatek Divers. This 300-room, 3.5-star resort welcomes guests with 2 outdoor pools, 4 restaurants, and free self parking. Also close to this Playa del Carmen resort are Xcaret Eco Theme Park and Central Square.

Dining

There are ample dining options with 4 onsite restaurants, including Adelita, which has pool views. Quench your thirst with a drink at the bar/lounge.

Rooms

All of Riu Lupita All Inclusive's 300 air-conditioned rooms provide balconies, minibars, and free bottled water. Flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and WiFi keeps guests connected. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Other standard amenities include ceiling fans, safes, and phones.

Property features

Guests of Riu Lupita All Inclusive enjoy 2 outdoor pools, a nightclub, and a children's pool. You can take advantage of free parking, along with a free beach shuttle. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to help with luggage storage, and answer any questions about the area. Other amenities at this all-inclusive resort include a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and a free kid's club.

Highlights

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Nightclub

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • All meals, snacks, and local beverages included

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorized water sports, land activities, and use of recreational facilities and equipment are included.

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games

  • Aerobics

Kids' club

  • Supervised activities for children between 4 and 12 years old

Entertainment

  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Access to onsite clubs
  • Onsite live performances

Not included

  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Premium or imported alcoholic beverages
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Wireless Internet access
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

Hotel Amenities

Guests who are 18 or over can dance at Pacha, the resort's on-site disco. Nightly live shows with musical themes, such as Mexican folklore, are staged at the open-air theater. One of the hotel's two pools has a shallow children's area. The complimentary kids' club provides a supervised activities program and playground for children ages 4–12. Babysitting and childcare services are available for a fee.

Guests at this Riviera Maya, Mexico resort can also take advantage of a variety of services from the on-site Renova Spa, including hairstyling, nail treatments, henna tattoos, facials, body wraps and scrubs, and aromatherapy massage (surcharges for all spa and beauty products, treatments, and services).

A complimentary beach shuttle is available to guests as is complimentary self parking, express check-out and wedding services. WiFi is free in public areas.

  • Wedding services 
  • Express check-out 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Free beach shuttle 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Nightclub 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 300 
  • Hair salon 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Garden 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of restaurants - 4 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Children's pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Playground on site  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Balcony 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Minibar 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Daily housekeeping 

Where to Eat

Adelita - This main restaurant serves international and local specialties buffet-style at breakfast, lunch, and dinner, with theme-dinner buffets twice a week. All buffets include on-the-spot cooking stations. Dress code: Shorts, t-shirts, jeans, and sandals allowed.

Maria Bonita - This Mexican restaurant is open for dinner service only. Reservations required. Dress code: Shorts, t-shirts, jeans, and sandals allowed.

Cozumel - Beach club, snack bar, and restaurant. Lunch buffet, snacks, and beverages.

This property features a bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is available to guests daily.

Nearby Things to Do

Riu Lupita's two pools include one with a shallow children's area. The hotel's beach club is on Playa del Carmen's main beach, and bustles with activity at all times. (Shuttle transportation to the beach club is provided every half-hour from morning until early evening.) The beach club has a snack bar and lounge-chair service.

All non-motorized water sports—including windsurfing, snorkeling, and kayaking—are included in the All-Inclusive plan. There are two floodlit, hard-surface tennis courts on site, available day and night.

The 18-hole Playacar Club de Golf course, across the street, is open to guests at an additional cost.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Volleyball on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 

Spa Services

  • Body scrubs 
  • Massages 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Hotel Name

  • Lupita Riu
  • Riu Lupita
  • Riu Lupita All Inclusive
  • Riu Lupita All Inclusive Playa del Carmen
  • Riu Lupita Playa del Carmen
  • Hotel Riu Lupita Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
  • Riu Lupita Mayan Riviera
  • Riu Lupita Mexico
  • Riu Lupita Resort

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Travelife, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

USD 35 Spa Credit Offer

Book a stay in any room type now - December 31, 2016 for travel during the same period and receive the following:

  • USD 35 spa credit valid towards an 80-minute Renova Combination massage per adult/stay at the Renova Spa
Full details at check-in. Spa credit valid for all adults in room. Not combinable with any other promotions or discounts. Spa reservation may be required; taxes and gratuity may not be included. Credit can be redeemed directly with the spa. Other restrictions may apply.