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Riu Palace Las Americas (Adults-Only)

Mexico - Cancun

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4 Nights with Air from $689 All-Inclusive
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Riu Palace Las Americas in Cancun has everything you want and nothing you don't. Located in the heart of the Cancun Hote ... More

Customer Rating 425 Reviews
Value
 
4.6
Service
 
4.8
Beaches & Pools
 
4.6
Dining Options
 
4.4
Room Comfort
 
4.3
4.7 out of 5
"I definitely recommend this to other of my friends in the future! such a lovely place!! XD" – TexanChica
462 out of 487 (95%) customers would recommend this product to a friend. Read All Reviews
Customer Rating
Value
 
4.6
Service
 
4.8
Beaches & Pools
 
4.6
Dining Options
 
4.4
Room Comfort
 
4.3
4.7 out of 5
"I definitely recommend this to other of my friends in the future! such a lovely place!! XD" – TexanChica
462 out of 487 (95%) customers would recommend this product to a friend.
The view from our room Cancun Ocean View View from the steak house. from our room the infinity pool with ocean in background View from RM 614 kicking it on the beach Riu Palace Las Americas View from the Riu lobby fishing trip 50 and looking good Teo of the entertainment staff view from room The beach CANCUN IS PARADISE! caribbean ocean view view at lunch. View from our room our favorite bartender View from 4th floor oceanfront Sunset at riu beach view from our room view from our room incredible pool Beach at resort Riu Palace lobby Balcony View Beautiful pool at RIU Palace Las Americas October 2013 Pool View from our room Pool bar Room view Pool! pool area Girls Trip!! View from patio one morning See you next year! Hotel bar View from our room
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August 30, 2016
Fourth Stay marred by gastric poisoning.

This was our fourth consecutive annual visit to Riu Palace. We always love the location, the classic style of the building and the excellent staff who are all attentive and friendly. However, we both spent four of our eight days confined to our room with stomach problems. We had not eaten or drank anything outside the hotel. Curiously, we met a party of six who all had exactly the same problem and when we took the return shuttle to the airport, we met another couple with the same affliction. We will return next year but hope that the Palace has conducted a thorough review of their food preparation protocols and buffet food cold temperature maintenance and also reviewed the source of the water served in the restaurants and at the bars. The problem definitely originated in the hotel and lab work on our return to the States confirmed it was bacterial in origin and not an influenza type issue. Never had this problem in previous years and hope that next year's trip will not be ruined like this one was. Still love the place....but


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Overall Rating: 4
Value
 
4.0
Service
 
5.0
Beaches & Pools
 
4.0
Dining Options
 
4.0
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5.0
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From: Florida U.S.A.
Age: 55-64
Travel: 3-6 trips/year

August 29, 2016
Awesome vacation

The resort is taken care of very well. My husband and I really enjoyed the food and drinks. Anything you could want is offered at the buffet and Krystal's Restaurant was truly a great dining experience. Nick was our waiter and was fantastic!!!! The room was nice and always had the liquor and drinks stocked. I would go back to this resort in a heartbeat!!!


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Overall Rating: 5
Value
 
5.0
Service
 
4.0
Beaches & Pools
 
5.0
Dining Options
 
5.0
Room Comfort
 
5.0
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From: Brooklyn,NY
Age: 25-34
Travel: 3-6 trips/year

August 24, 2016
Worth every penny!!

Sadly Riu Palace Las Americas will be undergoing a complete makeover starting next week and from what I understand they will be modernizing the entire hotel. Unfortunately the old world design and details of the hotel is what makes it exceptionally beautiful. The lobby and grounds are gorgeous! The staff was friendly and accommodating. The food was excellent (except at the Japanese restaurant, terrible!) All of the other food options were really delicious (and I'm a bit of a food snob!). The beach was small and parts are rocky but that's just geography, it is a well maintained but simple beach. In short, if they weren't modernizing the hotel I would definitely go there again.

Girls Trip!!
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Overall Rating: 5
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5.0
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5.0
Beaches & Pools
 
4.0
Dining Options
 
5.0
Room Comfort
 
5.0
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From: New York, NY
Age: 35-44
Travel: 3-6 trips/year

August 24, 2016
Disappointed with the food options

Riu Palace Las Americas Cancun has 7 restaurants to choose from but we were not impressed by any of them. The food looked like it has been sitting out for a while with a pool of grease beneath all the options. It was flavorless, cold, mushy, or made us sick. I guess that's what you get with an all inclusive hotel - quantity vs quality


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Overall Rating: 3
Value
 
3.0
Service
 
3.0
Beaches & Pools
 
3.0
Dining Options
 
1.0
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From: San Diego, CA
Age: 25-34

Room Information

Riu Palace Las Americas features 372 spacious and tastefully decorated guestrooms, each with a balcony or terrace with stunning tropical or ocean views. Amenities include air conditioning, satellite TV, mini bar and more.

Room Details

Junior Suite (DBSB/SJSB)
Hotel/Studio Unit Details

Junior Suite Ocean View (DBMB/SJMB)
Hotel/Studio Unit Details

Suite Ocean View (SJLB/SUSB)
Hotel/Studio Unit Details

What's to Love

All-inclusive everything: the cocktails, the grub, the utter awesomeness of it all.

You're a seashell's throw away from the Cancun Hotel Zone's awesome - shops, eats and clubs.

The massages at the Renova Spa. They squeeze every ounce of stress out of you.

The free scuba lesson in the pool. Dive in. It'll be a blast.

The Jacuzzi in one of the pools and the swim-up bar. Plenty of ways you can make a splash.

The resort feels like a huge Spanish castle, and this is perfect. Here, you're beach royalty.

At Los Arcos, you can get both Italian and Brazilian tapas. Delish.

 

What We'd Change

While the beach isn't large, there's still plenty of places to work on your tan and enjoy your own stretch of Cancun's finest beaches.

 

Why You Should Go

It's just 12.5 miles from the airport so get ready to get your vacay on. Soon.

You have access to Riu Caribe & Riu Cancun - kinda like you get three resorts in one.

Karaoke happens at night so rest your pipes and get ready to serenade your adoring fans.

Release your inner adventurer and go windsurfing, canoeing and snorkeling.

Mayan ruins are near - the pyramids of Kukulhan in Chechen Itza. Bring some sturdy shoes.

You can rent a scooter/moped and tour all the epic beachiness of Cancun that's around you.

Available Amenities

  • Car Rental Available
  • Beach
  • Babysitting/Child Care ($)
  • Conference Facilities ($)
  • Cribs Available on Request
  • Daily Maid Service
  • Fitness/Exercise Room
  • Gift Shop
  • Jacuzzi
  • Lounge Chairs/Umbrellas
  • Nightly Entertainment
  • Swim-Up Bar(s)
  • Swimming Pool(s)
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • 24 Hour All-Inclusive
  • Sauna
  • Poolside Bar
  • Parking
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • 6 Restaurants
  • 5 Bars/Lounges
  • Massage ($)
  • Snack Bar
  • Elevators
  • Spa ($)
  • Beach Towels
  • Handicap Room Available
  • Wedding Services ($)
  • Honeymoon Packages ($)
  • Wireless Internet
  • Banquet Facilities ($)


Nearby Excursions & Attractions

  • Bars and Nightlife
  • Beach
  • Dive Shop(s)
  • Fishing
  • Golf Course(s)
  • Grocery Store(s)
  • Helicopter/Airplane Rides
  • Jet Ski Rentals
  • Mayan Ruins
  • Scooter/Moped Rental
  • Scuba Diving
  • Shopping
  • Snorkeling
  • Water-Skiing
  • Windsurfing

Map of Local Area

Cancun is definitely Mexico's showcase resort. Built in a location that was named by Mayan people, Cancun has been carefully groomed into one of the most polished resorts anywhere.

Riu Palace Las Americas (Adults-Only)

Blvd Kukulcan Lote 4

+52 99 88 91 4300

Hotel Description

Riu Palace Las Americas: Cancun's All-Inclusive, Adults-Only Hot Spot.

Riu Palace Las Americas in Cancun has everything you want and nothing you don't. Located in the heart of the Cancun Hotel Zone, you have it all at your fingertips: shopping, nosh spots, nightlife and the best part? You can walk there. Back at the resort, you've got two glistening pools and Caracol Beach nearby for daytime chilling and resting up for the nighttime karaoke, where you can channel your inner American Idol. It's an all-inclusive resort so that means no doling out cash at every turn - all your food and drinks are covered. Your only responsibility is to show up at the Riu Palace Las Americas and be fabulous.

It's Time to Get Your Riu On.



DINING

Prep you taste buds because they'll be reveling in a boatload of outstanding flavors. Everything from tasty Mexican (of course) to Japanese. Gourmet Fusion (an eclectic mix of yum) to Italian/Brazilian. When you're craving a good strip of sirloin, there's a steakhouse, and when you want to have it all, there's buffet. Nom. Nom. Nom.

Tio Pepe
Type: Mexican
Hours: Daily, 6:30pm and 8:45pm
Description: Provides tapas items for dinner a la carte. Reservations required.
Dress code: Long trousers and shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.

Krystal
Type: Fusion
Hours: Daily, 6:30pm and 8:45pm
Description: Gourmet fusion-cuisine. Reservations are required.
Dress code: Elegant casual. Gentlemen are requested to wear long trousers and shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.

Don Roberto
Type: Buffet
Hours: Breakfast - daily, 7am-10:30am; Dinner - daily, 6pm-10:30pm
Description: Variety of cuisines.
Dress code: Long trousers and shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.

Sakura
Type: Japanese
Hours: Daily, 6:30pm and 8:45pm
Description: Japanese cuisine, offering both teppanyaki-style grilling and a sushi bar. Reservations are required.
Dress code: Long trousers and shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.

Los Arcos
Type: Italian/Brazilian
Hours: Lunch - daily, noon-3:30pm; Dinner - daily, 6:30pm and 8:45pm
Description: Serves Italian cuisine for lunch and features Brazilian Rodizio for dinner. Reservations are required.
Dress code: Long trousers and shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.

El Romero
Type: Steakhouse
Hours: Lunch - daily, noon-4pm; Dinner - daily, 6:30pm and 8:45pm
Description: Features a poolside grill during lunch and a la carte steak dinner service.
Dress code: Long trousers and shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.

All hours are subject to change



BARS/NIGHTLIFE

If you've got a thirst, they've got five epic haunts for your party palate's pleasure. Hang at the poolside bar or float on over to the swim-up bar - drinks are always frosty and flowing. Later, you can hit the plaza, lobby or lounge. Or you can disregard what we're saying and do anything you darn well please. No matter what you choose, here's to you.

La Nuit
Lounge bar. Open daily.

Art Deco
Lobby bar. Open daily.

La Terraza
Plaza bar. Open daily.

Can
Swim-up bar. Open daily.

Cun
Poolside bar. Open daily.



BEACHES AND POOLS

Sink your toes into the sweet sand on Cancun's exclusive Caracol Beach - the teal waves and loungers are waiting for you. Then head on over to the two shimmering pools that have an adjoining Jacuzzi, a child-safe area and another that's heated in the winter. Beach Citizens, it's time to live large.

SPORTS/ACTIVITIES

Water

  • Windsurfing
  • Catamaran
  • Canoeing
  • Snorkeling
  • Scuba lesson at pool

For an additional charge:

  • Motorized water sports
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Scuba diving excursions

Land

  • Fitness
  • Tennis
  • Table tennis
  • Volleyball

For an additional charge:

  • Bicycle

Golf
Receive 50% off green fees at Mayan Palace Golf Riviera Maya and 25% off green fees at Hilton Cancun Golf Club.



INTERNET

Riu Palace Las Americas offers complementary WiFi Service in room & common areas. The resort also has a wireless LAN zone.


SPA SERVICES

Renova Spa is full-service spa that is sure to leave you feeling relaxed and refreshed for an additional charge. Services include:
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Beauty Salon

WEDDING/HONEYMOON

Riu Palace Las Americas is the perfect backdrop for your special day. With the help of a wedding planner, your day is bound to be perfect. Please contact the resort directly for more information.

CHILD CARE

This is an adults-only resort.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Location
Riu Palace Las Americas is located 12.5 miles from Cancun International Airport (CUN) and 6.21 miles from downtown and across from Plaza Caracol shopping mall.

Check In/Check Out
Check-in: 3pm. Check-out: noon.
A valid credit card may be required upon check-in for possible incidentals not included in your hotel reservation.

Minimum Stay
A 3-night minimum stay is required.

Holy Week
In observance of Holy Week, some resorts in the Dominican Republic, Mexico, and Costa Rica may put limits on the use of motorized water sports, and loud music.

Spring Break Policy
At least one person 21 years old or older is required in every room at this property during March and April. The hotel may require guests to show proof of age and reserves the right to refuse admission to anyone. In-room parties, unruly behavior and spring break groups are not allowed at any Riu resort. Guests can and will be removed from the property at their own expense in the event of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff.

Currency Policy
Please note that as of Jun 1, 2011, Riu Resorts in Mexico no longer accept or exchange U.S. dollars at the front desk. ATMs are available in the lobby of each resort for withdrawals in Mexican currency.

Exchange Privilege Program
Guests of this hotel can enjoy the facilities at Riu Caribe and Riu Cancun.



All hours, fees, amenities, information and services are subject to change without notice.
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