Riu Tequila
Avenida Xaman-ha, Manzana 3, Lote 19, Condominio Playacar
Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico 77710

Distance from hotel to town, 60 kms (37 miles). Distance from hotel to Cancun International Airport (CUN), 55 kms (34 miles).  

The Hotel Riu Tequila, in Playa del Carmen, is just half a mile from the beach and offers 24-hour all-inclusive service for you to enjoy an unforgettable holiday in this paradise destination. And, at this hotel in Playa del Carmen you have free WiFi, a varied gastronomic offer and fun entertainment programs.  

The facilities at the Hotel Riu Tequila have been designed to provide you with the best amenities. In its over 600 rooms, you have a minibar and beverage dispenser, satellite TV, air conditioning, a safe and a balcony or terrace. And if you want to cool off, we offer you four swimming pools, one of them with a swim-up bar, and an area with lounge chairs and umbrellas so that you can enjoy the warm Mexican climate to the maximum.  

The cuisine at this hotel in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, will be an authentic gastronomic experience for you. The buffet breakfasts in the main restaurant will give you energy in the morning; the Italian, Asian and Mexican specialties at the Beach Club will introduce you to new flavors; and the barbecue located in the pool area will make your dinners unforgettable. The bars serve all types of refreshments and appetizers so that you can snack on the things you like best.  

At the Hotel Riu Tequila, children are guaranteed a good time thanks to the children's pool with slides and the RiuLand Kids' Club, where they'll enjoy special activities prepared by the animation team. Adults also have various options for having fun: practicing aquatic sports on the beach, working out in the gym, relaxing in the resort's Renova Spa and, at night, enjoying music in the disco and live shows.  

Excursions are also a major attraction. We recommend that you set aside some time to discover the most emblematic natural areas in the zone, like the island of Cozumel, Xcaret and Xel-Ha parks, and the Sian Ka'an Biosphere Reserve, because they're sure to amaze you.  

Enjoy an authentic holiday in Mexico with RIU Hotels & Resorts!  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations (630)
  • Activities
  • Activities Desk
  • Aerobic Classes
  • Aerobics (water)
  • Air Conditioning (public areas)
  • Bar (swim-up)
  • Bars (4)
  • Beach (nearby)
  • Bicycle Rentals
  • Billiards
  • Breakfast Room
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Catamarans
  • Children's Activities
  • Children's Club
  • Children's Playground
  • Concierge
  • Dive Center
  • Elevators
  • Entertainment
  • Exercise Classes
  • Fitness Center
  • Fitness Room
  • Floors (3)
  • Front Desk (24-hour)
  • Golf (nearby) ($)
  • Hospitality Desk
  • Ice Machines
  • Internet Access (high speed, wireless)
  • Juice Bar
  • Kayaks
  • Laundry Service
  • Lounge
  • Massage Services ($)
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Nightclub
  • Parking
  • Pool (children's)
  • Pool (heated)
  • Pool (outdoor)
  • Pools (outdoor) (3)
  • Poolside Beverage Service
  • Poolside Grill
  • Restaurants (5)
  • Scuba Diving (lessons)
  • Security (24-hour)
  • Snack Bar
  • Snorkeling (equipment)
  • Tour Desk ($)
  • Tours & Excursions $ ($)
  • Towels (beach/pool)
  • Trail/Track (jogging)
  • Umbrellas (beach/pool)
  • Volleyball
  • Watersports (non-motorized)
  • Wedding Coordinator
  • Wedding Site
  • Windsurfing

• Use of sauna is restricted to guests over 18 years old. Spa: ($)  

• Renova Spa at Riu Yucatan. Currency Exchange  

• The hotel will not be able to accept cash payment for hotel stays or services in American dollars.  

• Legislation also prohibits reception from exchanging dollars for pesos.  

• This legislation will not affect transactions carried out in other currencies. Credit Cards (accepted)  

• Diners Club  

• Discover  

• MasterCard  

• Visa ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

Learning & Development, Honeymoon, Seniors, Spa, Adventure (for active adults), Student Groups, All Inclusive, Wedding, Beach, Clothing Optional, Corporate, Cultural, Dive, Eco-Tourism, Family Friendly, Golf, Groups and Romance.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 12:00 pm Check-out-time: 11:00 am  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2019 Double Room - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Double Room Connecting* - 6 adults or 4 adults and 4 children or 6 adults and 2 children.  

• Double Room Handicapped - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Junior Suite - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children or 3 adults and 1 child.  

*This category requires a minimum occupancy of 4 guests.  

Double Room, Fully equipped to offer you the best amenities. In these 29 square meter rooms, satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser, balcony or terrace.  

• Bedding: 2 double beds.  

Double Room Connecting, Connecting rooms are two rooms being sold as one unit. Please review the description for the Double Room.  

Double Room Handicapped, TBA  

Junior Suite, The Junior Suites offer you the best amenities for enjoying your stay to the utmost. In these 54 square meter rooms, you'll find satellite TV, air conditioning, a minibar and beverage dispenser and a balcony or terrace for enjoying the hotel surroundings.  

• Bedding: 2 double beds.  

All accommodations include: heating, hairdryer, internet access, iron, ironing board, accommodations (for physically challenged guests), mini-bar, air conditioning, non-smoking accommodations, alarm clock radio, room service (24-hour), balcony, safe, bathrobes, shower, bathtub, smoke detector, ceiling fan, sprinkler system, coffee/tea maker, television, crib (on request), desk and housekeeping.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Coco's Bar, Poolside bar with swim-up bar.  

La Fiesta, Lounge bar with terrace, stage, dance floor.  

La Veranda, Lobby bar  

Sports Bar 24, Bar, all inclusive 24 hours for snacks and drinks.  

• Continental breakfast from 10:30am to 12:00pm.  

Grill, At the pool area  

Bamboo, Asian restaurant  

Black Cow, Steakhouse  

Rinascita, Italian restaurant  

Rosa Roja, Main restaurant  

Bonus Features (back to top)


• Bottled water  

• Welcome Drink  

• Watersports (Non-Motorized)  

• Towels  

Honeymooners Travel Dates: 12/24/2018 - 12/23/2019  

• Honeymooners will receive a surprise gift in their room upon arrival.  

• Marriage certificate required. Must be issued within the past 90 days.  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)


Environmental Levy The Municipalidad of Solidaridad in the Rivera Maya is one of the most beautiful places in the Mexican Caribbean. Tourism has been instrumental in driving the economic and social development of the region. In an effort to continue to preserve, conserve and beautify the destination, the Municipality of Solidaridad has implemented a small environmental levy on visitors. From 01/01/18 onwards, hotels will collect $20 Mexican pesos per room per day. The proceeds will be deposited in an environmental trust to fund local projects. The tax will be paid directly in the hotel upon arrival either by credit or debit card (only Visa or MasterCard) or in cash (in any main currency, except in US dollars).  

Minimum Age Requirement  

• At least one person aged 21 or older must be in each room with minors during the months of February, March, April & May.  

• For the remainder of the year, one person 18 years or older must be in each room with minors.  

Spring Break Policy:  

• Spring Breakers (either groups or individuals, regardless of age) are not allowed at any RIU property, at any time during the year.  

• RIU Hotels & Resorts, reserves the right to withhold admission to any Spring Breaker.  

• The hotel reserves the right of admission and may request clients to show passport or official ID to prove full identification.  

• Guests can and will be removed from the property at their own expense in case of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff.  

• Parties in rooms are not allowed.  

• Spring break groups or unruly behavior is not allowed all year round at any RIU property.  

Local Attractions (back to top)

Tourist Attractions Nearby:  

• Isla Mujeres Turtle Refuge: 89 kilometers(55 miles)  

• Chichen Itza: 189 kilometers(117 miles)