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4.3 out of 5

"I had a really good time my family loved it I would recommend it to anyone " More

By a verified traveler on Wed 13 Jan 2021

Hotel Description

4-star beachfront property near Tortuga Beach

Beachside getaway

Within a 15-minute walk of this Zona Hotelera property, you'll find Tortuga Beach and Langosta Beach. Cancun Golf Club at Pok Ta Pok and Turtle Beach are also within 2 miles (3 km).

All-inclusive

A full-service spa, 7 restaurants, and 5 outdoor pools are all featured at this all-inclusive property. Enjoy a day at the beach kayaking, or relax with sun loungers. There's fun for all ages with a free kid's club and a playground, and families will appreciate the convenience store.

Jetted tubs, free WiFi

Boasting jetted bathtubs, the 562 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and balconies. Other amenities include sitting areas, 24-hour room service, and flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.

Junior Suite, Ocean View

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Junior Suite

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Junior Suite, Ocean View

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Junior Suite, Ocean View (B)

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Suite, Ocean View (B)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Junior Villa, Ocean View (B)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Riu Palace Peninsula All Inclusive ratings based on 80 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Riu Palace Peninsula All Inclusive

Everyone (46) Couples (17) Family (16)
1 out of 5
I made a reservation in this hotel where they promote family friendly. Every room has a tub in the middle of the room where my 1 1/2 year old would constantly climb. Not to mention the sharp corners on it. The shower door had no lock and inside no anti slip Matt when I would shower her. It’s not safe for children. I ended up switching my hotel after 1 night there and they refuse to give me a refund for the remaining days I did not utilize at the hotel. The did not provide a comforter on the bed and the mattress was hard. They brought a crib in for my toddler with no sheets I had to use a towel as a blanket for my baby. The staff was very nice and friendly but due to safety I needed to change and they did not give me a refund. They said I did not need to make a reservation for the restaurants but when we showed up it was an hour wait to be seated. I wouldn’t recommend this hotel if you are a family coming to stay.

Posted by on Jan 16, 2021

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4 out of 5
I had a really good time my family loved it I would recommend it to anyone

Posted by , from LA on Jan 13, 2021

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2 out of 5

Posted by on Jan 3, 2021

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Dec 13, 2020

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5 out of 5
I love it there I’d definitely go back team food and location was great I would say the amiti

Posted by on Dec 12, 2020

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3 out of 5
Make sure you lock all your personal items up... and keep an eye on your beach bag bc someone stole mine while I was down there and attempted messaged my family asking for money to get phone back.

Posted by on Oct 20, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Oct 23, 2020 by Online Reputation Manager

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback with us. We are really sorry to read about your unfortunate experience with your belongings. We hope that you contacted our staff for assistance during your stay for any assistance. Hopefully apart from this you were able to enjoy your vacations at our hotel and that you will chose us again for a more positive experience! With our best wishes we remain, Hotel Riu Palace Peninsula Online Reputation Manager

1 out of 5

Posted by on Sep 20, 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Sep 10, 2020

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4 out of 5
I love this hotel. This was my second time there but it wasn’t as good as the first time. Some rude staff the first room they gave us was smelly and not so clean so we paid to upgrade. Food before was the best now it’s not so good

Posted by on Sep 1, 2020

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5 out of 5

Posted by on Aug 20, 2020

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About the Riu Palace Peninsula All Inclusive

Location Blvd Kukulkan, Km 5.5 Lote 6-C, Cancun, QROO 77500

All-inclusive Details

This property 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. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 24-hour room service
  • In-room minibar (all beverages included)
  • In-room liquor dispensers

Activities and facilities/equipment
All onsite activities and use of facilities and equipment are included.

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing

Land activities
  • Fitness facilities
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games
  • Aerobics
  • Water fitness

Entertainment

  • Onsite entertainment and activities

Not included

  • Motorized water sports
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Airport transfers
  • Childcare
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services
  • Activities and services offered by independent operators
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

  • Kayaking included
  • Windsurfing included
  • Taxes included
  • 24-hour room service
  • Buffet and à la carte dining
  • Airport transfers not included
  • Fitness facilities included
  • Water fitness classes/lessons included
  • Volleyball included
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services not included
  • Childcare not included
  • Scuba diving excursions not included
  • Motorized water sports not included
  • All available beverages included
  • Spa/beauty facilities and services not included
  • Activities/services from independent operators not included
  • Transportation to offsite activities not included
  • Offsite tours not included
  • Aerobics classes/lessons included
  • Onsite entertainment and activities included
  • Gratuities included
  • Additional gratuities accepted
  • All food and beverages included
  • Minibar (all beverages included)
  • Scuba lessons included
  • In-room liquor dispensers
  • All onsite activities, and facilities and equipment included
  • All non-motorized water sports included
  • Snorkeling included

Property Features

Riu Palace Peninsula All Inclusive is an all-inclusive property. Room rates include meals and beverages at onsite restaurants and bars. Other items and amenities, including taxes and gratuities, and access to recreational activities and entertainment may also be included. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities. Riu Palace Peninsula All Inclusive offers its guests a full-service spa, 5 outdoor swimming pools, a health club, and a spa tub. There are 7 restaurants on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a grocery/convenience store. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 5 bars/lounges and a swim-up bar. Free breakfast is available daily. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A steam room, spa services, and a complimentary children's club are also featured at the family-friendly Riu Palace Peninsula All Inclusive. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Cancun property.

  • 1 building
  • 562 guestrooms or units
  • 17 levels
  • 7 dining venues
  • 5 bars or lounges
  • Built in 2012
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Bar by the pool
  • Swim-up bar
  • Coffee shop
  • Kid's club (free)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Car service
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Convenience store
  • Gift shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Computer for guest use
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Onsite shopping
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Cancun Intl. Airport (CUN) (24.3 km / 15.1 mi)
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Riu Palace Peninsula All Inclusive offers 562 accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Rooms open to balconies. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with jetted bathtubs, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Cancun property provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Bathrooms are partially open
  • Private balcony
  • Sitting area
  • Jetted tub
  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM.

Las Olas - This buffet restaurant serves breakfast and dinner.

Krystal - This theme restaurant specializes in fusion cuisine and serves dinner only. Open daily.

Isla Mujeres - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Tamales - This theme restaurant specializes in Mexican cuisine and serves dinner only. Open daily.

Kabuki - This theme restaurant specializes in Japanese cuisine and serves dinner only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

5 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a spa tub. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a steam room.

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

  • Playground on site
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Beach volleyball on site
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Kayaking on site
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Scuba diving nearby

Spa Services

Renova SPA has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Spa tub in spa
  • Steam room in spa
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Massages on beach
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facial treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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

Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 21 years old. This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are not available
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are not washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Reservation is not required for facilities onsite
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available to guests
  • Masks are available to guests
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property follows regional sanitization guidelines National Guidelines for reopening Tourism (Mexico)
  • Property follows a brand or regulatory agency's sanitization guidelines Covid-19 Health Protocol (RIU)
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: MXN 26.06 per accommodation, per night, up to 20 nights

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

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You should know

  • Reservations are needed for golf tee times, massage services, and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the property before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your 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.

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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.