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Get an overview of this hotelRiviera Maya family-friendly hotel, near golf and Playa del Carmen

Popular property highlights

Free breakfast
Free parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Swimming pools

Adjacent to beach

This Yucatan resort is located just off the beach and within the Playacar complex on the Riviera Maya.

Pool, nightclub

Riu Tequila offers a nightclub. Family-friendly amenities include children's pool and club, a playground, and supervised entertainment activities for children.

Terrace or balcony

Each of the 589 guestrooms at Riu Tequila features a private terrace or balcony, and a minibar and liquor dispenser.

Renovations & Closures

This property is undergoing renovations from 04 March 2018 until further notice.
 

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

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

  • Fitness facilities
  • Volleyball

Lessons/classes/games

  • Aerobics
  • Dancing
  • Water fitness

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

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

Resort Amenities

This village-style, All-Inclusive resort is part of the Playacar complex of resorts and is located within 3 km (2 mi) of the ferry to Cozumel and downtown Playa del Carmen. The beach is 800 m (.5 mi) away, accessed by a garden path or complimentary shuttle. Beach/pool umbrellas are available around the 2 outdoor swimming pools. Lush gardens surround Riu Tequila, and an 18-hole golf course is adjacent. The resort includes a children's pool and playground, and a sauna. The resort has fitness facilities, beauty services, body treatments, and massage treatments available. Guests can take advantage of 90 minutes complimentary wireless Internet access in the lobby.

Just outside the resort is Mexican Street, home to a medical center, jewelry shops, and photo studio and lab (surcharges). Guests have exchange privileges for the recreational amenities and restaurants at Riu Yucatan on Mexican Street and Riu Playacar.

  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 4 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 5 
  • Children's club 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Free self parking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Health club 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Computer station 
  • Nightclub 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (free) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Supervised childcare/activities 
  • Hair salon 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of restaurants - 5 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Beach towels 
  • Total number of rooms - 630 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Wedding services 
  • Garden 
  • Multilingual staff 

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: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Towels provided 
  • Linens provided 
  • Balcony 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Shower only 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Rosa Roja - Restaurant with a terrace. Buffet and cook-to-order menu. Available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Bamboo - An Asian buffet restaurant open for dinner.

Rinascita - Italian restaurant with an à la carte menu, and a dessert buffet.

Black Cow -Steakhouse with an à la carte menu.

Beach Club - Mexican restaurant with lunch and dinner options, located on the beach.

La Veranda - Lobby bar.

La Fiesta - Lounge bar.

Sports Bar 24 - Bar.

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

Grill - Bar.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests at the Riu Tequila receive one complimentary introductory scuba-diving lesson in a pool. On-site recreation includes two swimming pools (684 and 645 square meters; 818 and 771 square yards) with an artificial beach, a children's pool (16 square meters; 19 square yards), a spa tub, and a playground. The beach is 800 m (0.5 mi) from the hotel, and complimentary shuttle service is available. Windsurfing, kayaking, and snorkeling are among the many water sports included.

The 18-hole Playacar Golf Course (surcharge) is located 1 km (0.5 mi) from the resort. Riu Tequila guests receive recreational exchange privileges at Riu Playacar and Riu Yucatan.

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

  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Playground on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site 
  • Fitness classes on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Beach volleyball on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 

Spa Services

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body treatments 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Resort Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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
Due to Mexican government regulations, Riu Hotels and Resorts will no longer exchange US dollars for Mexican pesos at their properties located in Mexico.

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee (October - December): MXN 10.00 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Resort Name

  • Riu Tequila
  • Riu Tequila All Inclusive
  • Riu Tequila All Inclusive Playa del Carmen
  • Riu Tequila Playa del Carmen
  • Tequila Riu
  • ClubHotel Riu Tequila Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
  • Hotel Riu Tequila
  • Riu Clubhotel Tequila Hotel
  • Riu Tequila Mexico
  • Hotel Riu Tequila Riviera Maya/Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
  • Clubhotel Riu Tequila
  • Rui Tequila

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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